Campus Brief: Sanctus Real ticket sales begin for Stroh concert

Ticket sales begin Monday for a second performance from Sanctus Real at the Stroh Center, according to the University Athletics website,

Tickets cost $30 for the first 10 rows of floor seats, $20 for reserved seats and $15 for groups of 10 or more for the show on Aug. 11 at 7 p.m. The ticket sales begin at 9 a.m. Monday.

People with Anderson Club Season Tickets for men’s or women’s basketball during the 2011-2012 season could buy tickets starting April 10, according to the website.

The upcoming concert will also feature the bands The Afters and Southbound Fearing, from Toledo.

To purchase tickets, go to, visit the University Ticket Office in the Stroh Center or call 877-BGSU TICKET.

The Christian band Sanctus Real was the first to perform a public event in the Stroh Center on Aug. 13, 2011, which just more than 4,000 people attended, according to the website.

According to a past article in The BG News, Associate Athletics Director Jim Elsasser said out of three concerts hosted this year at the Stroh Center, Sanctus Real was the most successful, bringing in profits of $40,000. The other two concerts, Kenny Rogers and Switchfoot, each brought financial losses of between $30,000 and $40,000.