January 27, 2015
WHAT: Texas Tech University's Intercultural Dialog Association hosts the Whirling Dervishes of Rumi in a rare U.S. performance.
WHEN: 6:30 p.m. Tuesday (Jan. 27)
WHERE: Allen Theatre, Student Union Building, 15th Street & Akron Avenue
EVENT: The Whirling Dervishes of Rumi is an 800-year tradition and a highly spiritual performance. It showcases the celebration of human existence and is performed by members of a branch of the Sufi order, which was founded during the 13th century in the Turkish city of Konya.
Tickets cost $20 for the general public and $15 for students. To reserve a seat contact Select-A-Seat Lubbock at (806) 770-2000 or visit http://www.ticketsage.com/_lubbock/.
Event sponsors include Latino Lubbock Magazine, Osem Eterprises, Inc. and the Intercultural Dialog Association.
CONTACT: Mark Webb, professor and chairman, Department of Philosophy, College of Arts and Sciences, Texas Tech University, (806) 742-3275 or firstname.lastname@example.org.