Events Listed As Arts and Entertainment

Friday, December 12, 2014
10 a.m.
Calendar: School of Art
This series of week long exhibitions showcases the theses of senior undergraduate art students at Ball State University in the School of Art.
5 p.m.
The Universe OverheadThis live planetarium presentation focuses on both the beauty of the night sky and a deeper understanding of what it means. How far away are the stars? Are stars and the Earth part of something even larger? Where do we fit into all of this?
6:30 p.m.
Christmas StarCan the Star of Bethlehem, as described in the Bible, have a natural explanation? Can the star be explained as a nova or an unusual alignment of the planets? Potential natural explanations for the star of Bethlehem will be discussed along with some recent ideas.
7:30 p.m.
The NutcrackerThe age-old story of Tchaikovsky's classic, The Nutcracker, is given a new twist by the talented dancers and choreographers of Ball State Dance Theatre.