Events Listed As Student Life

Upcoming Events
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Straight No Chaser: Happy Hour TourIf the phrase “male a cappella group” conjures up an image of students in blue blazers, ties, and khakis singing traditional college songs on ivied campuses... think again. Straight No Chaser (SNC) are neither strait-laced nor straight-faced, but neither are they vaudeville-style kitsch.
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The CCIM Spring SuperParty is a great way for you as a student in the College of Communication, Information and Media to learn more about student organizations and how you can get involved. Bring your student ID and come have fun with us!
7:30 p.m.
Sister ActSISTER ACT is Broadway's feel-amazing musical comedy smash! The New York Post calls it "RIDICULOUSLY FUN,” and audiences are jumping to their feet in total agreement!
7:30 p.m.
Calendar: Pruis Hall
Balsam RangeFrom deep in the Appalachians where the Great Smoky Mountains meet the Blue Ridge comes the Balsam Range band, creatively blending Bluegrass, Folk, Gospel and Jazz into a new American acoustic music experience.
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.
7:30 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.)
7:30 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).
7:30 p.m.
Calendar: Student Life
Laverne Cox, Transgender Advocate and Actress of "Orange is the New Black", presents "Ain't I a woman: My Journey to Womanhood" as part of the 2014-2015 Excellence in Leadership speaker series.
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.
7:30 p.m.
Calendar: Student Life
Rainn WilsonActor and author, Rainn Wilson, best known for his role of Dwight Schrute on “The Office,” will present "SoulPancake: Chew on Life’s Big Questions" as part of the 2014-2015 Excellence in Leadership speaker series.
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.
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.
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.
7:30 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.
7:30 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.