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The McCain box office is open weekdays 11:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. and 90 minutes before each performance.


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At the McCain box office in McCain Auditorium.


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McCain Auditorium is the only authorized outlet for purchasing tickets to events in the McCain Performance Series.

McCain Ticket Services Office hours are currently suspended until further notice.

McCain ticket office staff can be reached best via email at mccain@ksu.edu.

McCain Performance Series
Kansas State University
207 McCain Auditorium
1501 Goldstein Circle
Manhattan, KS 66506-2111

Lily Cai Chinese Dance Company Dynasties and Beyond

A visually stunning blend of traditional and contemporary Chinese dance. 

7:30 p.m., Friday, Feb. 28

Lily Cai Chinese Dance Company: Dynasties and Beyond

Elegant, sensual and captivating, the Lily Cai Chinese Dance Company melds ancient Chinese forms with modern dance in an artistic and inventive marriage of styles. “Dynasties and Beyond” embarks on a dazzling journey of contrasts; from ancient Chinese dynasties to remote regional cultures, and from the elegance of court dances to the dynamic brilliance of contemporary ribbon dancing. With vivid choreography and style, Lily Cai reveals the strength, beauty and complexity of the Chinese woman from the distant past to today.

"In the first six spellbinding minutes, Lily Cai served notice to her audience that they were in for an evening that would be not only exotic but brilliantly theatrical… a terrific show." — Sacramento Bee

Check out the McCain Conversation before the performance.

Tradition - the Foundation for New Creation