Tickets on sale now for Pat Benatar and Neil Giraldo at the WVU Creative Arts Center Oct. 7
Legendary rockers Pat Benatar and Neil “Spyder” Giraldo are bringing their acoustic
show to the WVU Creative Arts Center for one show only Oct. 7. This performance
is part of the University Arts Series presented by University Toyota. Showtime
is 7:30 p.m. Tickets are on sale at the Mountainlair and CAC box offices, online
at Ticketmaster.com, and by phone at 304-293-7469 and 800-745-3000.
Pat Benatar and Neil Giraldo met for the first time in 1979, in a small rehearsal
room at SIR studios in New York City. The rest as they say, “is history.” Pat Benatar’s
staggering vocal range and Neil Giraldo’s trailblazing artistry as a guitarist,
producer, songwriter and arranger, forged the undeniable chemistry and unprecedented
sound that created some of rock’s most memorable hits, including “Love Is a Battlefield,”
“Heartbreaker,” “We Live for Love,” “We Belong,” and the signature, “Promises in
Together they have sold over 30 million albums worldwide and won an unprecedented four consecutive Grammy awards. Benatar and Giraldo married in 1982 and they have two grown daughters. Their rock and roll love affair has endured for more than three and a half decades. Theirs is a chemistry that will undoubtedly be thrilling music fans forever.
That chemistry is fueling their current tour where they delve into their extensive
repertoire to play a variety of songs that range from their biggest hits to some
of their newer material.
Tickets start at $54 for the general public and at $39 for WVU Students. Tickets are on sale at the Mountainlair and CAC box offices, online at ticketmaster.com, and by phone at 304-293-SHOW (7469) and 800-745-3000. WVU Student discounted tickets are limited to one per valid WVU Student ID or offer code. Discounted rates for groups of 10 or more are available by calling 304-293-SHOW (7469).
The University Arts Series is produced by WVU Arts & Entertainment
and presented by University Toyota. Stay connected with the latest event updates
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