Professor Brian Cox Coming to Boch Center Shubert Theatre May 3


Boston, MA (October 22, 2018) – The Boch Center and WestBeth Entertainment announced today that world-renowned physicist, Professor Brian Cox, will take the Boch Center Shubert Theatre stage on Friday, May 3, 2019 at 8:00PM for his immersive live experience, UNIVERSAL: Adventures In Space And Time, as part of his 2019 world tour. Tickets go on sale to the general public on Monday, October 29 at 10:00AM.

UNIVERSAL: Adventures In Space And Time will use ultra-high resolution LED screens to present state of the art graphics and imagery from ground-based telescopes and space probes. This immersive experience will take audiences to the edge of our current understanding about the origin and evolution of our Solar System and the Universe, offering a fascinating insight into the workings of nature at the most fundamental level.

Professor Cox will explore the latest missions to the planets, the nature of space and time from the Big Bang to black holes and the origin and fate of life and intelligence in the Universe. He will also address questions about the value of science, how we acquire scientific knowledge, and why we should trust it.

“Brian Cox is as famous, if not more famous, in the U.K. than Carl Sagan ever was here in America.  If you’ve never heard of him, you’ve gotta know about this guy.” – Neil deGrasse Tyson

Tickets go on sale to the general public on Monday, October 29 at 10:00AM and will be available at the Boch Center Box Office, or by calling (866) 348-9738.

WHAT:                                    Professor Brian Cox – UNIVERSAL: Adventures in Space and Time

WHEN:                                    Friday, May 3, 2019 at 8:00PM

WHERE:                                  Boch Center Shubert Theatre

TICKETS ON SALE:              Monday, October 29, 2018 at 10:00AM

TICKETS:                                Tickets start at $49.00

(Price includes a $4.00 Facility Fee)

Tickets are available at the Boch Center Box Office, or by calling (866) 348-9738.



About the Boch Center The Boch Center is one of the nation’s leading nonprofit performing arts institutions and a guardian of the historic Wang and Shubert Theatres. As New England’s largest cultural venue, the Boch Center is home to theater, classical and popular music, dance, comedy, opera, Broadway musicals, family entertainment, and more.

Located in Boston’s historic Theater District, the Boch Center also offers a diverse mix of educational and community outreach initiatives, including the
City Spotlights Leadership Program and ArtWeek; collaborates with artists and local nonprofit arts organizations; preserves historic venues; and acts as a champion for Greater Boston’s arts and cultural community. Learn more at