Theatre and Dance

Upcoming Events
7:30 p.m.
Artie Shaugnessy has a goal of fame and fortune. Between his wife, his mistress, and his soldier son, these goals dissipate amid the chaos of their not so ordinary lives.
2:30 p.m.
Artie Shaugnessy has a goal of fame and fortune. Between his wife, his mistress, and his soldier son, these goals dissipate amid the chaos of their not so ordinary lives.
7:30 p.m.
MAD WORLD is an exhilarating new musical centered on Dodgson's creation of "Alice's Adventures in Wonderland" and "Through the Looking Glass" and his obsession with the young heroine, Alice, who inspired a global phenomenon.
2:30 p.m.
MAD WORLD is an exhilarating new musical centered on Dodgson's creation of "Alice's Adventures in Wonderland" and "Through the Looking Glass" and his obsession with the young heroine, Alice, who inspired a global phenomenon.
7 p.m.
An intimate evening of collaborative dance will feature faculty and student artists.
7:30 p.m.
7:30 p.m.
Franklin Shepard is a wealthy songwriter and film producer in 1970's Hollywood. Sondheim's musical rolls backward through time, showing Franklin's humble beginnings as an aspiring Broadway composer and his complicated journey to the present.
2:30 p.m.
2:30 p.m.
Franklin Shepard is a wealthy songwriter and film producer in 1970's Hollywood. Sondheim's musical rolls backward through time, showing Franklin's humble beginnings as an aspiring Broadway composer and his complicated journey to the present.
7:30 p.m.
Ball State student choreographers highlight the best in original dances.
2:30 p.m.
Ball State student choreographers highlight the best in original dances.
7:30 p.m.
William Shakespeare's As You Like It centers on the fair maiden Rosalind alongside her cousin, Celia, as they flee into the Forest of Arden to escape persecution from the power-hungry Duke. Come see the words of Shakespeare come alive in this classic comedy of love, power, and hidden identities.
7:30 p.m.
William Shakespeare's As You Like It centers on the fair maiden Rosalind alongside her cousin, Celia, as they flee into the Forest of Arden to escape persecution from the power-hungry Duke. Come see the words of Shakespeare come alive in this classic comedy of love, power, and hidden identities.
7:30 p.m.
Come celebrate dance with Ball State Dance Theatre as we showcase iconic works from the past as well as the innovative work of our present time.
7:30 p.m.
This classic children's story is a coming-of-age tale about a boy named Mowgli, who lives among the animals in the jungle. Will he be forced to go back to a human village, or be able to live out his life in his familiar jungle home?
2:30 p.m.
This classic children's story is a coming-of-age tale about a boy named Mowgli, who lives among the animals in the jungle. Will he be forced to go back to a human village, or be able to live out his life in his familiar jungle home?
7:30 p.m.
Based on a true story and adapted from the novel by Margaret Atwood, Alias Grace is mystery and revelation, a tantalizing exploration of memory, desire, and the darkest places of the human mind.
2:30 p.m.
Based on a true story and adapted from the novel by Margaret Atwood, Alias Grace is mystery and revelation, a tantalizing exploration of memory desire, and the darkest places of the human mind.
7:30 p.m.
It's 1962 in Baltimore, Maryland, and quirky, plus-sized, Tracy Turnblad has one dream: to dance on the "Corny Collins Show." With the help of some new friends, her kooky parents, and some hip dance moves, Tracy uses her stardom to teach the world a thing or two about acceptance and equality, all without denting her hairdo!
2:30 p.m.
It's 1962 in Baltimore, Maryland, and quirky, plus-sized, Tracy Turnblad has one dream: to dance on the "Corny Collins Show." With the help of some new friends, her kooky parents, and some hip dance moves, Tracy uses her stardom to teach the world a thing or two about acceptance and equality, all without denting her hairdo!
7:30 p.m.
Ball State student choreographers highlight the best in original dances.
2:30 p.m.
Ball State student choreographers highlight the best in original dances.
7:30 p.m.
LIFT: Lifting Up the Stories of Today's Youth is a new, interdisciplinary collaboration that allows its participants to lift up their own stories. LIFT aims to open a space for the authentic narratives of today's young America.
2:30 p.m.
LIFT: Lifting Up the Stories of Today's Youth is a new, interdisciplinary collaboration that allows its participants to lift up their own stories. LIFT aims to open a space for the authentic narratives to today's young America.
7:30 p.m.
A new play will be written and developed for this Initiative, featuring work by young Ball State playwrights, dramaturge, actors, and directors.
2:30 p.m.
LIFT: Lifting Up the Stories of Today's Youth is a new, interdisciplinary collaboration that allows its participants to lift up their own stories.
7:30 p.m.
As images of beauty are bombarding women and men every day, a multi-billion dollar economy is continually building on our insecurities about the size, shape and appearance of our bodies. This devised dance piece, beautifully and bravely explores the difficult question: Is there a link between cultural beauty standards and acts of violence against the human body?