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7:30 p.m.
Cave StudioAfter narrowly avoiding being date-raped, 16-year-old Tabitha meets William, a young man who has been abandoned by everyone he's loved. Tabitha and William are both affected by Milvia, a waitress who has a story and dream of her own. Somebody's Baby is a powerful drama that explores timely and relevant subjects for today's youth.
7:30 p.m.
Cave StudioFeaturing an all-female cast, Bully is a loosely based, modern retelling of William Golding's Lord of the Flies. Three women-an aerobics instructor and her two followers-beat up other women for fun. Their victims plot a revenge that takes them all away from the aerobics studio and into the woods, where they must confront the darkness that is inside them all.
2:30 p.m.
Cave StudioFeaturing an all-female cast, Bully is a loosely based, modern retelling of William Golding's Lord of the Flies. Three women-an aerobics instructor and her two followers-beat up other women for fun. Their victims plot a revenge that takes them all away from the aerobics studio and into the woods, where they must confront the darkness that is inside them all.
7:30 p.m.
Cave StudioAfter narrowly avoiding being date-raped, 16-year-old Tabitha meets William, a young man who has been abandoned by everyone he's loved. Tabitha and William are both affected by Milvia, a waitress who has a story and dream of her own. Somebody's Baby is a powerful drama that explores timely and relevant subjects for today's youth.
2:30 p.m.
Cave StudioAfter narrowly avoiding being date-raped, 16-year-old Tabitha meets William, a young man who has been abandoned by everyone he's loved. Tabitha and William are both affected by Milvia, a waitress who has a story and dream of her own. Somebody's Baby is a powerful drama that explores timely and relevant subjects for today's youth.
7:30 p.m.
Cave StudioFeaturing an all-female cast, Bully is a loosely based, modern retelling of William Golding's Lord of the Flies. Three women-an aerobics instructor and her two followers-beat up other women for fun. Their victims plot a revenge that takes them all away from the aerobics studio and into the woods, where they must confront the darkness that is inside them all.
4 p.m.
Calendar: School of Music
Audio engineer Bob KatzHosted by Prism Sound Recording & Production in coordination with the Ball State Music Media Production program, this event aims to dispel the many myths surrounding the recording process. The seminar will include a keynote address by legendary recording engineer Bob Katz entitled "Food for Thought: Truths Explained and Myths Exposed."
7:30 p.m.
Bee Hive the musicalBeehive: the 60’s Musical is a wild toe-tapping, head shakin’ musical tribute to the rockin’ women who made the music of the ‘60s & ‘70s so special – everyone from Lesley Gore to Janis Joplin, from the Shirelles to the Supremes, Aretha Franklin to Tina Turner. And every woman in between! Beehive includes 40 beloved hits that take you on a fast-paced, light-hearted and memorable look back at the girl groups and soloists of the period.
12 p.m.
Calendar: Rinker Center
Ethiopia flagYosef Teklewold will give a presentation on his country of origin, Ethiopia. Ethiopia is located in the Horn of Africa, bordering Eritrea, Djibouti, Somalia, Sudan, South Sudan and Kenya. Ethiopia is the most populated landlocked country in the world. The major languages they speak are Amharic, Oromo, Tigrinya, Somali. Ethiopia’s main exports are coffee, refiend petroleum, gold and cut flowers.
7:30 p.m.
Cave StudioFeaturing an all-female cast, Bully is a loosely based, modern retelling of William Golding's Lord of the Flies. Three women-an aerobics instructor and her two followers-beat up other women for fun. Their victims plot a revenge that takes them all away from the aerobics studio and into the woods, where they must confront the darkness that is inside them all.
7:30 p.m.
Cave StudioAfter narrowly avoiding being date-raped, 16-year-old Tabitha meets William, a young man who has been abandoned by everyone he's loved. Tabitha and William are both affected by Milvia, a waitress who has a story and dream of her own. Somebody's Baby is a powerful drama that explores timely and relevant subjects for today's youth.
7:30 p.m.
Cave StudioAfter narrowly avoiding being date-raped, 16-year-old Tabitha meets William, a young man who has been abandoned by everyone he's loved. Tabitha and William are both affected by Milvia, a waitress who has a story and dream of her own. Somebody's Baby is a powerful drama that explores timely and relevant subjects for today's youth.
7:30 p.m.
Shrek The MusicalThe department is pleased to welcome back Sutton Foster to co-direct Shrek The Musical, for which she originated the role of Princess Fiona on Broadway. Based on the Oscar-winning DreamWorks Animation film, the Tony Award-winning musical features the same beloved characters, with some interesting twists.
2:30 p.m.
Cave StudioAfter narrowly avoiding being date-raped, 16-year-old Tabitha meets William, a young man who has been abandoned by everyone he's loved. Tabitha and William are both affected by Milvia, a waitress who has a story and dream of her own. Somebody's Baby is a powerful drama that explores timely and relevant subjects for today's youth.
7:30 p.m.
Cave StudioFeaturing an all-female cast, Bully is a loosely based, modern retelling of William Golding's Lord of the Flies. Three women-an aerobics instructor and her two followers-beat up other women for fun. Their victims plot a revenge that takes them all away from the aerobics studio and into the woods, where they must confront the darkness that is inside them all.
7:30 p.m.
Shrek The MusicalThe department is pleased to welcome back Sutton Foster to co-direct Shrek The Musical, for which she originated the role of Princess Fiona on Broadway. Based on the Oscar-winning DreamWorks Animation film, the Tony Award-winning musical features the same beloved characters, with some interesting twists.
2:30 p.m.
Cave StudioFeaturing an all-female cast, Bully is a loosely based, modern retelling of William Golding's Lord of the Flies. Three women-an aerobics instructor and her two followers-beat up other women for fun. Their victims plot a revenge that takes them all away from the aerobics studio and into the woods, where they must confront the darkness that is inside them all.
2:30 p.m.
Shrek The MusicalThe department is pleased to welcome back Sutton Foster to co-direct Shrek The Musical, for which she originated the role of Princess Fiona on Broadway. Based on the Oscar-winning DreamWorks Animation film, the Tony Award-winning musical features the same beloved characters, with some interesting twists.
7:30 p.m.
Shrek The MusicalThe department is pleased to welcome back Sutton Foster to co-direct Shrek The Musical, for which she originated the role of Princess Fiona on Broadway. Based on the Oscar-winning DreamWorks Animation film, the Tony Award-winning musical features the same beloved characters, with some interesting twists.
7:30 p.m.
Shrek The MusicalThe department is pleased to welcome back Sutton Foster to co-direct Shrek The Musical, for which she originated the role of Princess Fiona on Broadway. Based on the Oscar-winning DreamWorks Animation film, the Tony Award-winning musical features the same beloved characters, with some interesting twists.
12 p.m.
Calendar: Rinker Center
England FlagAdam Omar Chowdhury will give a presentation on his country of origin, England! England is the largest country in the United Kingdom and Great Britain. Scotland, Wales, the Celtic Sea and The Irish sea border England. The capital of England is London. England’s main exports are manufactured goods, road vehicles, chemicals, fuel, tobacco, food and beverages.
7:30 p.m.
Shrek The MusicalThe department is pleased to welcome back Sutton Foster to co-direct Shrek The Musical, for which she originated the role of Princess Fiona on Broadway. Based on the Oscar-winning DreamWorks Animation film, the Tony Award-winning musical features the same beloved characters, with some interesting twists.
7:30 p.m.
Shrek The MusicalThe department is pleased to welcome back Sutton Foster to co-direct Shrek The Musical, for which she originated the role of Princess Fiona on Broadway. Based on the Oscar-winning DreamWorks Animation film, the Tony Award-winning musical features the same beloved characters, with some interesting twists.
7:30 p.m.
Jive AcesHaving become the first ever band to reach the semi finals of Britain's Got Talent in 2012 following up with a performance for Her Majesty The Queen as part of the Diamond Jubilee celebrations and performances for both the Olympic and Paralympic celebrations, The Jive Aces have truly established themselves as the UK's top Jive & Swing band.
7:30 p.m.
Shrek The MusicalThe department is pleased to welcome back Sutton Foster to co-direct Shrek The Musical, for which she originated the role of Princess Fiona on Broadway. Based on the Oscar-winning DreamWorks Animation film, the Tony Award-winning musical features the same beloved characters, with some interesting twists.
2:30 p.m.
Shrek The MusicalThe department is pleased to welcome back Sutton Foster to co-direct Shrek The Musical, for which she originated the role of Princess Fiona on Broadway. Based on the Oscar-winning DreamWorks Animation film, the Tony Award-winning musical features the same beloved characters, with some interesting twists.
7:30 p.m.
Shrek The MusicalThe department is pleased to welcome back Sutton Foster to co-direct Shrek The Musical, for which she originated the role of Princess Fiona on Broadway. Based on the Oscar-winning DreamWorks Animation film, the Tony Award-winning musical features the same beloved characters, with some interesting twists.
2:30 p.m.
Shrek The MusicalThe department is pleased to welcome back Sutton Foster to co-direct Shrek The Musical, for which she originated the role of Princess Fiona on Broadway. Based on the Oscar-winning DreamWorks Animation film, the Tony Award-winning musical features the same beloved characters, with some interesting twists.
7 p.m.
Chase Bryant will bring his high energy live show to Emens Auditorium April 10 as the headliner for the 2017 Chirpies. The Ball State Student Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) and the nation’s first digital sports production program, Ball State Sports Link, will present the university’s third annual student-athlete awards show. Bryant will perform throughout the awards show, including a post show concert. Additional presenters and guests will be announced soon. The live show, which begins at 7 p.m. promptly and modeled after The ESPYs, is free and open to the public. Multiple awards including Female Athlete of the Year, Male Athlete of the Year, Coach of the Year, the Cardinal Caring Award and the Comeback Award will be handed out. Participating sponsors of this year’s event are BSU’s Student Government Association and University Program Board.
12 p.m.
Calendar: Rinker Center
Morocco FlagDr. Abdelaadim Bidaoui will give a presentation on his country of origin, Morocco!Morocco is a country located in Northern Africa. The largest city is Casablanca and the capital is Rabat. Morocco has a mountainous terrain, along with a long coastline on the Atlantic Ocean & Mediterranean Sea. The country’s main exports are clothing and textiles, automobiles, fertilizers, citrus fruits, fish and vegetables.
7:30 p.m.
Anna in the TropicsWinner of the 2003 Pulitzer Prize for drama, Anna in the Tropics is set in 1929 Ybor City, a section of Tampa and the center of the cigar industry. Cigar factory owners continue the tradition brought from Cuba of hiring lectors to educate and entertain while the workers hand-roll cigars. Everyone is excited when a new lector is hired, but when he starts to read the Russian classic Anna Karenina, he unknowingly becomes a catalyst for the listeners, and their lives and relationships begin to spin out of control.
2:30 p.m.
Anna in the TropicsWinner of the 2003 Pulitzer Prize for drama, Anna in the Tropics is set in 1929 Ybor City, a section of Tampa and the center of the cigar industry. Cigar factory owners continue the tradition brought from Cuba of hiring lectors to educate and entertain while the workers hand-roll cigars. Everyone is excited when a new lector is hired, but when he starts to read the Russian classic Anna Karenina, he unknowingly becomes a catalyst for the listeners, and their lives and relationships begin to spin out of control.
7:30 p.m.
Anna in the TropicsWinner of the 2003 Pulitzer Prize for drama, Anna in the Tropics is set in 1929 Ybor City, a section of Tampa and the center of the cigar industry. Cigar factory owners continue the tradition brought from Cuba of hiring lectors to educate and entertain while the workers hand-roll cigars. Everyone is excited when a new lector is hired, but when he starts to read the Russian classic Anna Karenina, he unknowingly becomes a catalyst for the listeners, and their lives and relationships begin to spin out of control.
7:30 p.m.
Anna in the TropicsWinner of the 2003 Pulitzer Prize for drama, Anna in the Tropics is set in 1929 Ybor City, a section of Tampa and the center of the cigar industry. Cigar factory owners continue the tradition brought from Cuba of hiring lectors to educate and entertain while the workers hand-roll cigars. Everyone is excited when a new lector is hired, but when he starts to read the Russian classic Anna Karenina, he unknowingly becomes a catalyst for the listeners, and their lives and relationships begin to spin out of control.
6:30 p.m.
Sexual Assault Awareness Week 2017
7:30 p.m.
Cave StudioConcrete Clouds is the student written and developed piece selected for this year's New Play Project. The play features work by Ball State students and focuses on two adolescent girls who see the same therapist. Concrete Clouds explores how lives can change for the better with a stroke of a paintbrush, the scribble of a pen, or perhaps, just having someone there to listen. Come join us for a story from this next generation of artists.
7:30 p.m.
Singer Jesse McCartney Jesse McCartney (April 9, 1987) is an American singer, songwriter and actor who began his career performing in local community theatre at age seven. As a child, Jesse launched his career on Broadway appearing in the musicals The King and I and A Christmas Carol. From the ages of 11 to 13, McCartney simultaneously acted on ABC's All My Children and recorded with the group Dream Street, whose debut album went gold. Continuing with his career in music, McCartney released his first solo album, Beautiful Soul, which sold over 1.8 million copies, and in 2008, he co-wrote smash hit "Bleeding Love" with Ryan Tedder of One Republic for singer Leona Lewis which was a #1 hit in 34 countries -- the only song in over a decade to achieve this. "Bleeding Love" was nominated for a GRAMMY AWARD and in 2009 won ASCAP's song of the year. His single "Leavin'" from his third album, Departure, was #1 for five weeks and was Top 40 Radio's most played song of that year.
2 p.m.
Miller Day @ University GreenThe entire campus is invited to Miller Day on the University Green! This outdoor celebration features food, games, and raffle activities. Proceeds from this event will go towards the business student travel fund. This free event is organized by the Miller College Dean's Student Advisory Council.
7 p.m.
Sexual Assault Awareness Week 2017
7:30 p.m.
Cave StudioConcrete Clouds is the student written and developed piece selected for this year's New Play Project. The play features work by Ball State students and focuses on two adolescent girls who see the same therapist. Concrete Clouds explores how lives can change for the better with a stroke of a paintbrush, the scribble of a pen, or perhaps, just having someone there to listen. Come join us for a story from this next generation of artists.
7:30 p.m.
Cave StudioConcrete Clouds is the student written and developed piece selected for this year's New Play Project. The play features work by Ball State students and focuses on two adolescent girls who see the same therapist. Concrete Clouds explores how lives can change for the better with a stroke of a paintbrush, the scribble of a pen, or perhaps, just having someone there to listen. Come join us for a story from this next generation of artists.
7:30 p.m.
Anna in the TropicsWinner of the 2003 Pulitzer Prize for drama, Anna in the Tropics is set in 1929 Ybor City, a section of Tampa and the center of the cigar industry. Cigar factory owners continue the tradition brought from Cuba of hiring lectors to educate and entertain while the workers hand-roll cigars. Everyone is excited when a new lector is hired, but when he starts to read the Russian classic Anna Karenina, he unknowingly becomes a catalyst for the listeners, and their lives and relationships begin to spin out of control.
7:30 p.m.
Wailin' Jennys SingersThe Wailin’ Jennys are Nicky Mehta, Ruth Moody and Heather Masse—three distinct voices that together make an achingly perfect vocal sound. Starting as a happy accident of solo singer-songwriters getting together for a one-time-only performance at a tiny guitar shop in Winnipeg, Manitoba, The Wailin’ Jennys have grown over the years into one of today's most beloved international folk acts.
11 a.m.
Sexual Assault Awareness Week 2017
3 p.m.
Calendar: Rinker Center
International Sip and ChatInternational Sip & Chat occurs the third Friday of each month from 3:00 PM to 4:30 PM in the Yuhas Room of the Rinker Center for International Programs (Student Center, room 102).
7:30 p.m.
Cave StudioConcrete Clouds is the student written and developed piece selected for this year's New Play Project. The play features work by Ball State students and focuses on two adolescent girls who see the same therapist. Concrete Clouds explores how lives can change for the better with a stroke of a paintbrush, the scribble of a pen, or perhaps, just having someone there to listen. Come join us for a story from this next generation of artists.
7:30 p.m.
Anna in the TropicsWinner of the 2003 Pulitzer Prize for drama, Anna in the Tropics is set in 1929 Ybor City, a section of Tampa and the center of the cigar industry. Cigar factory owners continue the tradition brought from Cuba of hiring lectors to educate and entertain while the workers hand-roll cigars. Everyone is excited when a new lector is hired, but when he starts to read the Russian classic Anna Karenina, he unknowingly becomes a catalyst for the listeners, and their lives and relationships begin to spin out of control.
2:30 p.m.
Cave StudioConcrete Clouds is the student written and developed piece selected for this year's New Play Project. The play features work by Ball State students and focuses on two adolescent girls who see the same therapist. Concrete Clouds explores how lives can change for the better with a stroke of a paintbrush, the scribble of a pen, or perhaps, just having someone there to listen. Come join us for a story from this next generation of artists.
2:30 p.m.
Anna in the TropicsWinner of the 2003 Pulitzer Prize for drama, Anna in the Tropics is set in 1929 Ybor City, a section of Tampa and the center of the cigar industry. Cigar factory owners continue the tradition brought from Cuba of hiring lectors to educate and entertain while the workers hand-roll cigars. Everyone is excited when a new lector is hired, but when he starts to read the Russian classic Anna Karenina, he unknowingly becomes a catalyst for the listeners, and their lives and relationships begin to spin out of control.
7:30 p.m.
Cave StudioConcrete Clouds is the student written and developed piece selected for this year's New Play Project. The play features work by Ball State students and focuses on two adolescent girls who see the same therapist. Concrete Clouds explores how lives can change for the better with a stroke of a paintbrush, the scribble of a pen, or perhaps, just having someone there to listen. Come join us for a story from this next generation of artists.
7:30 p.m.
Anna in the TropicsWinner of the 2003 Pulitzer Prize for drama, Anna in the Tropics is set in 1929 Ybor City, a section of Tampa and the center of the cigar industry. Cigar factory owners continue the tradition brought from Cuba of hiring lectors to educate and entertain while the workers hand-roll cigars. Everyone is excited when a new lector is hired, but when he starts to read the Russian classic Anna Karenina, he unknowingly becomes a catalyst for the listeners, and their lives and relationships begin to spin out of control.
12 p.m.
MCOB Campus 5KJoin the MCOB Dean's Student Advisory Council for a campus 5K, or cheer on your favorite cardinal! Proceeds from this event will go towards the business student travel fund.
2:30 p.m.
Cave StudioConcrete Clouds is the student written and developed piece selected for this year's New Play Project. The play features work by Ball State students and focuses on two adolescent girls who see the same therapist. Concrete Clouds explores how lives can change for the better with a stroke of a paintbrush, the scribble of a pen, or perhaps, just having someone there to listen. Come join us for a story from this next generation of artists.
7:30 p.m.
CirqueFrom the inventive Cirque Mechanics comes Pedal Punk, a Steampunk inspired acrobatic whirlwind where cycling is the escape from technology obsessed society. In Pedal Punk we experience the excitement, artistry and thrill that occurs when a zany bike shop mechanic interacts with cyclists and bikes and repairs more than broken pieces. He creates wondrous machines that come to live and inspires the cyclist in all of us to unite with our inner Pedal Punk.
4:30 p.m.
Schedule a break from studying for finals and join us for some free fun!
7:30 p.m.
Reimagining MaryThe challenge presented by a well-known story is that as people mature and experience different trials, achievements, and losses, what was once a clear-cut tale may now unfold into a more complex and layered narrative. Inspired by the classic film, Ball State Dance Theatre will present a fresh take on a treasured story. It will no doubt be a "jolly holiday" for performers and audience alike as the "supercalifragilisticexpialidocious" adventure is told through dance and interpretive movement.
7:30 p.m.
Reimagining MaryThe challenge presented by a well-known story is that as people mature and experience different trials, achievements, and losses, what was once a clear-cut tale may now unfold into a more complex and layered narrative. Inspired by the classic film, Ball State Dance Theatre will present a fresh take on a treasured story. It will no doubt be a "jolly holiday" for performers and audience alike as the "supercalifragilisticexpialidocious" adventure is told through dance and interpretive movement.
7:30 p.m.
Reimagining MaryThe challenge presented by a well-known story is that as people mature and experience different trials, achievements, and losses, what was once a clear-cut tale may now unfold into a more complex and layered narrative. Inspired by the classic film, Ball State Dance Theatre will present a fresh take on a treasured story. It will no doubt be a "jolly holiday" for performers and audience alike as the "supercalifragilisticexpialidocious" adventure is told through dance and interpretive movement.
7:30 p.m.
Gu Gu DrummerThis award winning and top rated drum group from Shanghai offers a theatrical drum drama depicting historical and culturally significant drum compositions that present profound insight into unity, human evolution, awareness, wisdom, social commitment, and communication through percussive movements.
7:30 p.m.
Mama Mia SingersA mother. A daughter. 3 possible dads. and a trip down the aisle you’ll never forget. Over 60 million people all around the world have fallen in love with the characters, the story and the music that make MAMMA MIA! the ultimate feel-good show!
1 p.m.
Calendar: Grad School
Orientation event for new, incoming, on-campus Graduate School students.