Cal State L.A. alumnus James Newton and his Big Band to salute the music of Duke Ellington and Billy Strayhorn at the Luckman Theatre this Saturday, October 25, at 8 p.m. Tickets are $40/$35 for general admissions; $20 for students/seniors. Cal State L.A. students, faculty and staff enjoy dramatic savings.

Join us for this opening performance of the Cal State L.A. Fiftieth Anniversary Series at the Luckman that includes Suzanna Guzmán, Gema Sandoval and Danza Floricanto USA, The Anderson Quartet, and more.

For tickets, call the Luckman Box Office at (323) 343-6600.