ZZ Top plays Aug. 15 at Wells Fargo Center for the Arts.

The Wells Fargo Center for the Arts will open its 31st season with a concert Aug. 15 by ZZ Top and close it May 8, 2013, with a performance of “The Pirates of Penzance” by New York’s Gilbert & Sullivan Players.

The season includes 45 new shows in all. Other highlights include jazz singer and pianist Diana Krall on Aug. 28, blues legend B.B. King on Nov. 2, and comedian Bill Cosby on Feb. 8.

Series offerings include National Geographic Live, Family Fun and Copperfield’s Books Renowned Speaker Series.

Tickets go on Friday, June 15, at the center. Information  and full schedule: wellsfargocenterarts.org, 536-3600.

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  1. daryl

    WOW!…not. I think a Farmer’s market could book better acts.

    June 12th, 2012 1:07 pm

  2. Peter

    They all appear to appeal to concert-goers “of a certain age”.

    June 12th, 2012 3:39 pm

  3. Mark

    Who’s next? Foghat? County Fair material…They need to go back to booking good, cutting edge, QUALITY comedy acts cause God knows the only popular music acts that are gonna play there is Mexican music.

    June 12th, 2012 3:46 pm

  4. Michele

    Snooze alert! Why do they keep booking moldy oldies?

    June 12th, 2012 4:07 pm

  5. Spud

    It’s great to have big acts, however, sometimes the prices are a little out of reach for Sonoma County.

    June 12th, 2012 5:38 pm

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