Tickets for Distinguished Speaker Laverne Cox Available April 6
Update (March 27): Laverne Cox’s visit to Penn State has been rescheduled for Thursday, April 20 in Eisenhower Auditorium. Tickets for the event will be available starting Thursday, April 6 to Penn State students with a valid University Park Photo ID. On April 13, all remaining tickets will be available to the general public. Students are eligible for up to two tickets per person and can get them at any Center for Performing arts location.
Update (March 13): Due to upcoming projects and a busy schedule, Laverne Cox has postponed her visit to Penn State. The lecture was scheduled for Tuesday, March 28 at 8 p.m. in Eisenhower Auditorium. SPA and Cox’s management are working to find an alternate date. We’ll keep you posted once they have a new date set.
The Student Programming Association (SPA) announced Thursday that tickets for Distinguished Speaker Laverne Cox will be available starting March 14th for Penn State students with a valid Penn State ID at all Center for Performing Arts ticket Locations.
Students can receive a max of two tickets with a student ID. On March 21st, any remaining tickets will be made available to the general public.
Center for Performing Arts locations include Eisenhower Auditorium, Penn State Downtown Theater Centre, HUB-Robeson Center Information Desk, and the Bryce Jordan Center.
Cox will once again head to campus for a lecture in Eisenhower Auditorium at 8 p.m. on Tuesday, March 28. Cox is an Emmy nominated actress and producer known for her role as Sophia Burset in Orange is the New Black. Cox is the first Black transgender women to have a leading role on a mainstream television show and has advocated for transgender rights.
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