The stage in the Escher Auditorium at the College of Saint Benedict plays host to four dynamic performances during the month of February. The performances — one each Saturday — are made possible through a variety of grants and sponsorships and include opportunities for CSB/SJU students and the local community to interact with and learn from the performers.
Step Afrika! returns for another exhilarating performance that celebrates the uniquely American tradition of stepping. Step Afrika! blends stepping with traditional African dances and live drumming to create pulse-pounding, foot-stomping, hand-clapping performances that audiences love!
Sierra Leone's Refugee All Stars
Formed in a West African refugee camp, Sierra Leone's Refugee All Stars have risen from the ashes of war to bring the world songs of hope, faith and joy. They have performed on some of the world's most prestigious stages and matured into one of Africa's top touring bands.
What began as a street-corner barbershop act, evolved into wowing crowds at Florida's biggest theme parks, and grew into their dazzling appearance on NBC's fourth season of "The Sing-Off." Members of VoicePlay have created a unique style of a capella that is peppered with loads of humor
Hypnotic Brass Ensemble
One of the most pulse-pounding brass groups on the scene today, hails from the south side of Chicago. Hypnotic Brass Ensemble freely mix rich brass traditions with generous doses of hip hop, soul and funk, creating a boisterous blend that is just barely contained in their live stage shows.