Celebrate Season 22

An Evening with

John Popper of Blues Traveler


The Buckman Performing Arts Center is delighted to kick off their season with harmonica virtuoso and Blues Traveler jam-band front man John Popper. The intimate evening of music will find him joined by piano and backing vocals.  With highlights from a life spent making and breaking records and music, fans will enjoy acoustic sets with both solo material and tunes from the Blue Traveler catalog.September 16, 2018, 7 p.m.


Since 1996 the Buckman Performing Arts Center has inspired the Memphis arts scene through creative programming that features a rich variety of internationally renowned artists, dancers and musicians.

Buckman audiences have come to expect the unexpected, while reveling in the daring and provocative offerings they find on The Rose Theater stage.

Beauty and the Beast

Buckman Center for the Performing Arts

Buckman Center for the Performing Arts

The Buckman Center for the Performing Arts at St. Mary's is a premier performance venue that serves as a home for eclectic music and contemporary dance in the most intimate of settings.

The Rose Theater serves as the home stage for all St. Mary's dramatic and performing arts performances, and the Levy Gallery at the Buckman is a vibrant exhibition space that showcases the work of regional and national artists.