Question: What do these people  all have in common? Musicians Herbie Hancock and Dave Koz, comedians Ron White, Lisa Lampanelli and Dana Carvey, talk show legend Larry King, the Moscow Ballet, the Vienna Boys Choir and the New Shanghai Circus.

Answer: They’re all playing Santa Rosa’s Wells Fargo Center for the during the 2011-12 season, which features more than 70 new shows.

Tickets go sale at noon May 20 for subscriptions and single tickets. For a full schedule, ticket prices at other information, call (707) 546-3600, or visit

To kick off the season, the center will host a free pre-season concert July 17 with the United States Coast Guard Band.

The season officially begins Aug. 26 with performance by comedian Kathleen Madigan and ends May 20, 2012, with a a family show starring Jungle Jack Hannah.