Fairfield University's Quick Center for the Arts will hold an open house on Saturday.

During the program, from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., visitors will have the opportunity to preview the programs and purchase season subscriptions and individual tickets; view the exhibition of "Five Local Connecticut Artists" in the Walsh Gallery and take a backstage tour.

There will be music, refreshments, prizes and tickets will be given away.

Performers for the coming season at the Quick Center include Emmy Award-winning actor John Malkovich on stage performing in "The Infernal Comedy: Confessions of a Serial Killer." Other acts include dance company Philadanco, the National Acrobats of People's Republic of China, New Orleans funk jazz outfit Rebirth Brass Band and classical musicians the Ahn Trio,

The Open VISIONS Forum, established 15 years ago, will also have a roster of speakers, including Chuck Todd, NBC News White House correspondent; Ben Brantley, New York Times chief theater critic; Lara Logan, CBS war zone correspondent; former Harlem Globetrotter Meadowlark Lemon, and film critic Rex Reed.

Season tickets, along with selected individual tickets, are available starting Saturday during the open house.

All tickets will be on sale beginning July 22 and are available at www.fairfield.edu/quick or by calling the box office at 203-254-4010.

The toll free number is 1-877-ARTS-396.

Special offers and discounts are available through the Quick Center's e-mail list. Join by visiting boxoffice@quickcenter.com.