Featured Events

Saturday, April 22, 2017
8 a.m.
Beneficence statue in springPreview Days are special opportunities for high school students and their families to visit our campus and learn more about Ball State University.
12 p.m.
A vocal soloist performing on stageThis recital will showcase multiple student performers from the voice studio of Kathleen Maurer. Free and open to the public.
2:30 p.m.
Docent Choice Tour LogoEnjoy a guided tour of a docent-selected topic in the David Owsley Museum of Art galleries.
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.
3 p.m.
This event has been canceled.
3 p.m.
Maegan is a student of Mei Zhong, professor of voice. Free and open to the public.
5:30 p.m.
Kiersten is a student of Elizabeth Richter, professor of harp. Free and open to the public.
5:30 p.m.
David is a student of Andrew Mitchell, assistant professor of music performance (trombone). Free and open to the public.
7:30 p.m.
Kelsey is a student of Craig Priebe, associate professor of voice. Free and open to the public.
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.