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Jens Lekman
Mar 10
Performance Space

“And that’s what makes him so relatable and charming: He may not know exactly what love is, but…he sure as hell gives himself over to all of love’s most ridiculous dreams.”—Paste

Lovelorn Swedish singer/songwriter Jens Lekman returns to the Wex on tour with a new batch of...

Ira Glass, Monica Bill Barnes, Anna Bass; Three Acts, Two Dancers, One Radio HostPhoto by David Bazemore
Three Acts, Two Dancers,
One Radio Host

Ira Glass, Monica Bill Barnes, Anna Bass
Mar 11
Mershon Auditorium
Get your tickets now for this captivating, funny, and heartfelt evening you’ll remember for years to come. Ira Glass, host of NPR’s popular show This American Life, and New York–based contemporary dancers Monica Bill Barnes and Anna Bass combine two art forms that, as Glass puts it, “have...
Still Dreaming
with Joshua Redman, Ron Miles, Scott Colley, and Brian Blade
Mar 29
Performance Space

“Upholding the legacy of his namesake, saxophonist Joshua Redman—son of the great Dewey Redman—has continued to develop as a leader in jazz….Redman's definitely got the fire and burns hot as coals…[with] unbridled abilities as musician and performer.”—All About Jazz


Beth Gill
Apr 6–Apr 9
Performance Space

“These dancers are like electrical currents, and Ms. Gill, with her usual deft sensitivity, tunes us into their vibrations.”—New York Times

Bessie Award–winning, New York City–based dance artist Beth Gill makes her Wex debut with her latest piece, Catacomb. The new...