Asleep at the Wheel, an Austin, Texas, western swing band, will get the 2007-2008 Encore Series season underway at Fort Hays State University's Beach/Schmidt Performing Arts Center. The band will perform at 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 11.
Winner of nine Grammy Awards, Asleep at the Wheel has had more than 80 performers over the course of its career and has shared its music for nearly 40 years.
Tickets for reserved seats are $25 for the public, $23 for senior citizens and children under 18 and $21 for FHSU students. Unreserved tickets are $21, $18 and $16, respectively. To purchase individual or season tickets, visit the Student Service Center in the Memorial Union or order online at www.fhsu.edu/perf_arts/.