Events Listed As Family Activities

Upcoming Events
4 p.m.
The Muncie Symphony Orchestra presents a nationally acclaimed musical theater show "Tchaikovsky Discovers America", a family concert designed with kids in mind but enjoyable by adults (included with MSO season ticket).
5:30 p.m.
Back to the Moon for GoodNarrated by Tim Allen, this show chronicles teams from around the world competing to land a robotic spacecraft on the moon for the first time in more than 40 years.
7 p.m.
Wonders of the Winter SkyThe sky on cold winter nights has some of the brightness stars and the best known constellations. Some of these stars are truly supergiants, hundreds of times bigger than our Sun, while others are dwarfs the size of Earth. Along the winter Milky Way there are colorful clouds where new stars are being born. Come and enjoy a guided tour of this celestial wonderland.
7:30 p.m.
Peter and the StarcatcherA wildly theatrical, hilarious and innovative retelling of how a miserable orphan came to be The Boy Who Would Not Grow Up, Peter and the Starcatcher upends the century-old legend of Peter Pan.
7 p.m.
Wonders of the Winter SkyThe sky on cold winter nights has some of the brightness stars and the best known constellations. Some of these stars are truly supergiants, hundreds of times bigger than our Sun, while others are dwarfs the size of Earth. Along the winter Milky Way there are colorful clouds where new stars are being born. Come and enjoy a guided tour of this celestial wonderland.
5:30 p.m.
Back to the Moon for GoodNarrated by Tim Allen, this show chronicles teams from around the world competing to land a robotic spacecraft on the moon for the first time in more than 40 years.
7 p.m.
Wonders of the Winter SkyThe sky on cold winter nights has some of the brightness stars and the best known constellations. Some of these stars are truly supergiants, hundreds of times bigger than our Sun, while others are dwarfs the size of Earth. Along the winter Milky Way there are colorful clouds where new stars are being born. Come and enjoy a guided tour of this celestial wonderland.
2:30 p.m.
Calendar: Museum of Art
Celebrate the Chinese New Year with themed children activities.
7:30 p.m.
Calendar: Pruis Hall
The Hot SardinesTake a blustery brass lineup, layer it over a rhythm section led by a stride-piano virtuoso in the Fats Waller vein, and tie the whole thing together with a one-of-the-boys front woman with a voice from another era, and you have the Hot Sardines. (We haven’t even told you about the tap dancer yet.)
7 p.m.
Wonders of the Winter SkyThe sky on cold winter nights has some of the brightness stars and the best known constellations. Some of these stars are truly supergiants, hundreds of times bigger than our Sun, while others are dwarfs the size of Earth. Along the winter Milky Way there are colorful clouds where new stars are being born. Come and enjoy a guided tour of this celestial wonderland.
5:30 p.m.
Back to the Moon for GoodNarrated by Tim Allen, this show chronicles teams from around the world competing to land a robotic spacecraft on the moon for the first time in more than 40 years.
7 p.m.
Wonders of the Winter SkyThe sky on cold winter nights has some of the brightness stars and the best known constellations. Some of these stars are truly supergiants, hundreds of times bigger than our Sun, while others are dwarfs the size of Earth. Along the winter Milky Way there are colorful clouds where new stars are being born. Come and enjoy a guided tour of this celestial wonderland.
7:30 p.m.
Million Dollar QuartetMILLION DOLLAR QUARTET is the Tony® award-winning Broadway musical, inspired by the electrifying true story of the famed recording session that brought together rock ‘n’ roll icons Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash, Jerry Lee Lewis and Carl Perkins for the first and only time.
7:30 p.m.
Cirque ZivaThe Golden Dragon Acrobats hail from Cangzhou, Hebei province, in the People’s Republic of China and have toured the United States continuously since 1978. Its members are athletes, actors and artists who have studied and trained for their craft since early childhood. The group averages 200 performances each year and has toured through all 50 states and in over 65 countries across the world. In 2005, their Broadway debut and seven-week run at the New Victory Theater earned two prestigious New York Drama Desk Awards nominations (for Best Choreography and Most Unique Theatrical Experience).
7 p.m.
Wonders of the Winter SkyThe sky on cold winter nights has some of the brightness stars and the best known constellations. Some of these stars are truly supergiants, hundreds of times bigger than our Sun, while others are dwarfs the size of Earth. Along the winter Milky Way there are colorful clouds where new stars are being born. Come and enjoy a guided tour of this celestial wonderland.
5:30 p.m.
Back to the Moon for GoodNarrated by Tim Allen, this show chronicles teams from around the world competing to land a robotic spacecraft on the moon for the first time in more than 40 years.
7 p.m.
Wonders of the Winter SkyThe sky on cold winter nights has some of the brightness stars and the best known constellations. Some of these stars are truly supergiants, hundreds of times bigger than our Sun, while others are dwarfs the size of Earth. Along the winter Milky Way there are colorful clouds where new stars are being born. Come and enjoy a guided tour of this celestial wonderland.
12 p.m.
Calendar: Museum of Art
Meet a docent for a comparative tour and explore the gallery together.
7:30 p.m.
Calendar: Pruis Hall
Carlos NunezFew pop stars pack the energy, virtuosity, imagination, daring, and charisma into their concerts and recordings as Galician multi-instrumentalist Carlos Núñez does. He is the world’s most famous player of the gaita, the bagpipes of Galicia, Spain’s northwest, Atlantic Ocean-abutting region rich in vibrant, uniquely expressive Celtic traditional music.
7 p.m.
Saturn & BeyondSaturn’s rings are one of the most beautiful sights in the solar system. They can be seen clearly even with a small backyard telescope. Astronomers have known about these rings for over 400 years, yet they still present many questions. In 2004 the Cassini orbiter and the Huygens probe reached Saturn. During this show we will explore the mysterious features seen by these spacecraft.
5:30 p.m.
Undiscovered Worlds"Undiscovered Worlds: The Search Beyond our Sun" explores a timeless question: Do other planets like Earth exist? Within the past 20 years, astronomers have discovered hundreds of planets orbiting other stars. Travel to distant stars and fly up to exotic planets and see them up close in the planetarium. Experience the science shifting our perspectives on humanity’s place in the cosmos.
7 p.m.
Saturn & BeyondSaturn’s rings are one of the most beautiful sights in the solar system. They can be seen clearly even with a small backyard telescope. Astronomers have known about these rings for over 400 years, yet they still present many questions. In 2004 the Cassini orbiter and the Huygens probe reached Saturn. During this show we will explore the mysterious features seen by these spacecraft.
8 p.m.
GRAMMY award-winning country group Little Big Town has added a spring leg of THE PAIN KILLER TOUR that will kick off on March 5, 2015 in Savannah, GA. The foursome-consisting of Karen Fairchild, Jimi Westbrook, Phillip Sweet, and Kimberly Schlapman-will also be releasing their highly anticipated new single, “Girl Crush,” to country radio today.
1:30 p.m.
Calendar: Museum of Art
Enjoy time with friends and family at the David Owsley Museum of Art with family-friendly tours, scavenger hunt, gallery walks, stories, and hands-on art activities, gallery activities with docents, refreshments, and more.
7:30 p.m.
MemphisFrom the underground dance clubs of 1950s Memphis where rock and roll was born, comes a hot musical that bursts off the stage with explosive dancing, irresistible songs and a thrilling tale of fame and forbidden love.
7:30 p.m.
Video Games Live Video Games Live™ is an award winning immersive concert event featuring music from the most popular video games of all time. Created, produced and hosted by world renowned game industry veteran and superstar Tommy Tallarico, top orchestras and choirs around the world perform along with exclusive synchronized video footage and music arrangements, synchronized lighting, well known internet solo performers, electronic percussion, live action and unique interactive segments to create an explosive one-of-a-kind entertainment experience.
7 p.m.
Saturn & BeyondSaturn’s rings are one of the most beautiful sights in the solar system. They can be seen clearly even with a small backyard telescope. Astronomers have known about these rings for over 400 years, yet they still present many questions. In 2004 the Cassini orbiter and the Huygens probe reached Saturn. During this show we will explore the mysterious features seen by these spacecraft.
5:30 p.m.
Undiscovered Worlds"Undiscovered Worlds: The Search Beyond our Sun" explores a timeless question: Do other planets like Earth exist? Within the past 20 years, astronomers have discovered hundreds of planets orbiting other stars. Travel to distant stars and fly up to exotic planets and see them up close in the planetarium. Experience the science shifting our perspectives on humanity’s place in the cosmos.
7 p.m.
Saturn & BeyondSaturn’s rings are one of the most beautiful sights in the solar system. They can be seen clearly even with a small backyard telescope. Astronomers have known about these rings for over 400 years, yet they still present many questions. In 2004 the Cassini orbiter and the Huygens probe reached Saturn. During this show we will explore the mysterious features seen by these spacecraft.
7:30 p.m.
The Russian National Ballet Theatre was founded in Moscow during the transitional period of Perestroika in the late 1980s, when many of the great dancers and choreographers of the Soviet Union's ballet institutions were exercising their new-found creative freedom by starting new, vibrant companies dedicated not only to the timeless tradition of classical Russian Ballet but to invigorate this tradition as the Russians began to accept new developments in the dance from around the world.
7 p.m.
Saturn & BeyondSaturn’s rings are one of the most beautiful sights in the solar system. They can be seen clearly even with a small backyard telescope. Astronomers have known about these rings for over 400 years, yet they still present many questions. In 2004 the Cassini orbiter and the Huygens probe reached Saturn. During this show we will explore the mysterious features seen by these spacecraft.
8 p.m.
Spyro GyraSpyro Gyra is a jazz juggernaut who released their 30th album of new material The Rhinebeck Sessions in 2013, which Jazztimes called "inspired". Travis Rogers of the Jazz Journalists Association picked it for Jazz Album Of The Year. Something Else Reviews called it "Their finest album since their early 80s heyday" and made it a TopTwenty pick for the year. George Harris of the Jazz Weekly enthused, "I gotta tell ya, these guys still sound GREAT." Not bad for a band observing its 40th anniversary in 2014.
5:30 p.m.
Undiscovered Worlds"Undiscovered Worlds: The Search Beyond our Sun" explores a timeless question: Do other planets like Earth exist? Within the past 20 years, astronomers have discovered hundreds of planets orbiting other stars. Travel to distant stars and fly up to exotic planets and see them up close in the planetarium. Experience the science shifting our perspectives on humanity’s place in the cosmos.
7 p.m.
Saturn & BeyondSaturn’s rings are one of the most beautiful sights in the solar system. They can be seen clearly even with a small backyard telescope. Astronomers have known about these rings for over 400 years, yet they still present many questions. In 2004 the Cassini orbiter and the Huygens probe reached Saturn. During this show we will explore the mysterious features seen by these spacecraft.
7:30 p.m.
Calendar: Pruis Hall
Acoustic EidolonAcoustic Eidolon, featuring the masterful artists Joe Scott and Hannah Alkire, have graced stages throughout the US, Europe, Australia and Canada. They captivate audiences with their signature “new acoustic” sound – a sound created by the mixing of their diverse musical backgrounds and their unusual instrumentation.
7 p.m.
Undiscovered Worlds"Undiscovered Worlds: The Search Beyond our Sun" explores a timeless question: Do other planets like Earth exist? Within the past 20 years, astronomers have discovered hundreds of planets orbiting other stars. Travel to distant stars and fly up to exotic planets and see them up close in the planetarium. Experience the science shifting our perspectives on humanity’s place in the cosmos.
5:30 p.m.
Undiscovered Worlds"Undiscovered Worlds: The Search Beyond our Sun" explores a timeless question: Do other planets like Earth exist? Within the past 20 years, astronomers have discovered hundreds of planets orbiting other stars. Travel to distant stars and fly up to exotic planets and see them up close in the planetarium. Experience the science shifting our perspectives on humanity’s place in the cosmos.
7 p.m.
Saturn & BeyondSaturn’s rings are one of the most beautiful sights in the solar system. They can be seen clearly even with a small backyard telescope. Astronomers have known about these rings for over 400 years, yet they still present many questions. In 2004 the Cassini orbiter and the Huygens probe reached Saturn. During this show we will explore the mysterious features seen by these spacecraft.
7:30 p.m.
Grammy nominees for their last three CD releases and International Tango competition winners (New York), Quartet San Francisco expresses itself in its agility and standout virtuosic playing.
7 p.m.
Undiscovered Worlds"Undiscovered Worlds: The Search Beyond our Sun" explores a timeless question: Do other planets like Earth exist? Within the past 20 years, astronomers have discovered hundreds of planets orbiting other stars. Travel to distant stars and fly up to exotic planets and see them up close in the planetarium. Experience the science shifting our perspectives on humanity’s place in the cosmos.
5:30 p.m.
Undiscovered Worlds"Undiscovered Worlds: The Search Beyond our Sun" explores a timeless question: Do other planets like Earth exist? Within the past 20 years, astronomers have discovered hundreds of planets orbiting other stars. Travel to distant stars and fly up to exotic planets and see them up close in the planetarium. Experience the science shifting our perspectives on humanity’s place in the cosmos.
7 p.m.
Saturn & BeyondSaturn’s rings are one of the most beautiful sights in the solar system. They can be seen clearly even with a small backyard telescope. Astronomers have known about these rings for over 400 years, yet they still present many questions. In 2004 the Cassini orbiter and the Huygens probe reached Saturn. During this show we will explore the mysterious features seen by these spacecraft.
12 p.m.
Calendar: Museum of Art
Meet a docent for a comparative tour and explore the gallery together.
7:30 p.m.
Calendar: Pruis Hall
The Grand SlamboviansFormed in Sleepy Hollow, New York over a decade ago, The Slambovian Circus of Dreams (AKA The Grand Slambovians) pioneered the alt-folk/americana genre, stayingon the fringes of the music industry and under the radar while producing several critically acclaimed studio albums.
6 p.m.
Calendar: Museum of Art
Alexander Jarman, manager of adult and community programs at the Walters Art Museum, invites us to do something different and very participatory to explore Fractured Narratives.
7 p.m.
Undiscovered Worlds"Undiscovered Worlds: The Search Beyond our Sun" explores a timeless question: Do other planets like Earth exist? Within the past 20 years, astronomers have discovered hundreds of planets orbiting other stars. Travel to distant stars and fly up to exotic planets and see them up close in the planetarium. Experience the science shifting our perspectives on humanity’s place in the cosmos.
5:30 p.m.
Undiscovered Worlds"Undiscovered Worlds: The Search Beyond our Sun" explores a timeless question: Do other planets like Earth exist? Within the past 20 years, astronomers have discovered hundreds of planets orbiting other stars. Travel to distant stars and fly up to exotic planets and see them up close in the planetarium. Experience the science shifting our perspectives on humanity’s place in the cosmos.
7 p.m.
Saturn & BeyondSaturn’s rings are one of the most beautiful sights in the solar system. They can be seen clearly even with a small backyard telescope. Astronomers have known about these rings for over 400 years, yet they still present many questions. In 2004 the Cassini orbiter and the Huygens probe reached Saturn. During this show we will explore the mysterious features seen by these spacecraft.