Growing up in Twin Falls the son of a mortician, Korby Lenker is a singer, songwriter, author, guitarist and multi-instrumentalist. He can often be heard on legendary Seattle indie rock station KEXP, has opened for acts ranging from Willie Nelson to Ray LaMontagne, Keith Urban and Susan Tedeschi, and, he’s ...
2016/2017 Winter Performing Arts Series
An evening of cabaret
Fri, Sep 16, 2016, 7pm
Fri, Dec 9, 2016, 7pm
International Guitar Night*
Tue, Feb 14, 2017, 7pm
Fri, Apr 7, 2017, 7pm
The 2016–2017 Performing Arts Series is sponsored by Wood River Inn.
The Center’s commitment to Enhancing Arts Education
Every performer in the 2016–2017 series will be performing in local schools as a part of The Center’s ongoing commitment to arts education. International Guitar Night and Las Cafeteras are supported by public funding for the arts through the National Endowment for the Arts, WESTAF, the Idaho Commission on the Arts and the Idaho Legislature.
The 2016–2017 Artist Residencies are supported by Gayle Marie. Additional support for The Center’s educational outreach programs is provided by Cox Communications, Robbins de Beaumont Foundation, Heart of Gold Fund in the Idaho Community Foundation, The Richard K. & Shirley S. Hemingway Foundation, The Donald and Gretchen K. Fraser Fund in the Idaho Community Foundation and the U.S. Bancorp Foundation.
CONCERT: Korby Lenker
Friday, December 9, 7:00 pm
CONCERT: International Guitar Night
Tuesday, February 14, 7:00 pm
International Guitar Night (IGN) is North America’s premier mobile guitar festival. Since its beginning, IGN has brought together the world’s foremost acoustic guitarist composers to perform their latest original compositions and exchange musical ideas in a public concert setting. This year, occasional IG...
CONCERT: Las Cafeteras
Friday, April 7, 7:00 pm
In 2005, rooted in community and tradition, a group of students learning Son Jarocho music became known as "Los Cafeteros," named after the Eastside Cafe community center in East Los Angeles that they helped found. They soon changed their name to Las Cafeteras to honor the feminine spirit of the grou...