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7:30 p.m.
Constellations, which according to the New York Times "may be the most sophisticated date play," follows a simple encounter between a man and a woman that is at first romantic and spellbinding, but then quickly delves into the infinite possibilities of a relationship and raises questions about choice vs. destiny.
7:30 p.m.
TenorsThe TEN Tenors are undoubtedly one of Australia’s most successful touring entertainment groups of all time, with more than 90 million people worldwide witnessing their unmistakable charm, camaraderie and vocal power. Following 17 years of sell-out performances across the globe, including more than 2000 of their own headline concerts, The TEN Tenors have cemented their place as one of the worlds most loved classically based contemporary music groups.
7:30 p.m.
A Christmas CarolThe Ball State Department of Theatre and Dance is proud to again bring to life Charles Dickens' best-known and most magical work, A Christmas Carol. This timeless story of wealthy curmudgeon Ebenezer Scrooge and his transformative journey resonates with young and old alike. Peter Zapp reprises his role and poignantly captures the message of the season: that it is better to give than to receive.
7:30 p.m.
Constellations, which according to the New York Times "may be the most sophisticated date play," follows a simple encounter between a man and a woman that is at first romantic and spellbinding, but then quickly delves into the infinite possibilities of a relationship and raises questions about choice vs. destiny.
7:30 p.m.
Witness the future of dance as student choreographers preparing for their final semester at Ball State showcase their ingenuity and highlight the best in original dances. General admission is $5.
7:30 p.m.
A Christmas CarolThe Ball State Department of Theatre and Dance is proud to again bring to life Charles Dickens' best-known and most magical work, A Christmas Carol. This timeless story of wealthy curmudgeon Ebenezer Scrooge and his transformative journey resonates with young and old alike. Peter Zapp reprises his role and poignantly captures the message of the season: that it is better to give than to receive.
2:30 p.m.
Witness the future of dance as student choreographers preparing for their final semester at Ball State showcase their ingenuity and highlight the best in original dances. General admission is $5.
2:30 p.m.
Constellations, which according to the New York Times "may be the most sophisticated date play," follows a simple encounter between a man and a woman that is at first romantic and spellbinding, but then quickly delves into the infinite possibilities of a relationship and raises questions about choice vs. destiny.
2:30 p.m.
A Christmas CarolThe Ball State Department of Theatre and Dance is proud to again bring to life Charles Dickens' best-known and most magical work, A Christmas Carol. This timeless story of wealthy curmudgeon Ebenezer Scrooge and his transformative journey resonates with young and old alike. Peter Zapp reprises his role and poignantly captures the message of the season: that it is better to give than to receive.
7:30 p.m.
Witness the future of dance as student choreographers preparing for their final semester at Ball State showcase their ingenuity and highlight the best in original dances. General admission is $5.
7:30 p.m.
Constellations, which according to the New York Times "may be the most sophisticated date play," follows a simple encounter between a man and a woman that is at first romantic and spellbinding, but then quickly delves into the infinite possibilities of a relationship and raises questions about choice vs. destiny.
7:30 p.m.
A Christmas CarolThe Ball State Department of Theatre and Dance is proud to again bring to life Charles Dickens' best-known and most magical work, A Christmas Carol. This timeless story of wealthy curmudgeon Ebenezer Scrooge and his transformative journey resonates with young and old alike. Peter Zapp reprises his role and poignantly captures the message of the season: that it is better to give than to receive.
2:30 p.m.
Witness the future of dance as student choreographers preparing for their final semester at Ball State showcase their ingenuity and highlight the best in original dances. General admission is $5.
2:30 p.m.
Constellations, which according to the New York Times "may be the most sophisticated date play," follows a simple encounter between a man and a woman that is at first romantic and spellbinding, but then quickly delves into the infinite possibilities of a relationship and raises questions about choice vs. destiny.
2:30 p.m.
A Christmas CarolThe Ball State Department of Theatre and Dance is proud to again bring to life Charles Dickens' best-known and most magical work, A Christmas Carol. This timeless story of wealthy curmudgeon Ebenezer Scrooge and his transformative journey resonates with young and old alike. Peter Zapp reprises his role and poignantly captures the message of the season: that it is better to give than to receive.
7:30 p.m.
A Christmas CarolThe Ball State Department of Theatre and Dance is proud to again bring to life Charles Dickens' best-known and most magical work, A Christmas Carol. This timeless story of wealthy curmudgeon Ebenezer Scrooge and his transformative journey resonates with young and old alike. Peter Zapp reprises his role and poignantly captures the message of the season: that it is better to give than to receive.
7:30 p.m.
A Christmas CarolThe Ball State Department of Theatre and Dance is proud to again bring to life Charles Dickens' best-known and most magical work, A Christmas Carol. This timeless story of wealthy curmudgeon Ebenezer Scrooge and his transformative journey resonates with young and old alike. Peter Zapp reprises his role and poignantly captures the message of the season: that it is better to give than to receive.
7:30 p.m.
Cathie RyanIrish Music Magazine hails singer songwriter Cathie Ryan as “one of the best we have.” For over two decades, including five critically acclaimed albums, countless musical collaborations, multiple awards, and world wide touring, Cathie Ryan has been in the vanguard of Irish music. She is blessed with a voice of luminous clarity, a gift for writing heart-stirring originals, and unearthing gems from the Irish and American traditions. She is also a masterful performer with a captivating stage presence.
7:30 p.m.
A Christmas CarolThe Ball State Department of Theatre and Dance is proud to again bring to life Charles Dickens' best-known and most magical work, A Christmas Carol. This timeless story of wealthy curmudgeon Ebenezer Scrooge and his transformative journey resonates with young and old alike. Peter Zapp reprises his role and poignantly captures the message of the season: that it is better to give than to receive.
2:30 p.m.
A Christmas CarolThe Ball State Department of Theatre and Dance is proud to again bring to life Charles Dickens' best-known and most magical work, A Christmas Carol. This timeless story of wealthy curmudgeon Ebenezer Scrooge and his transformative journey resonates with young and old alike. Peter Zapp reprises his role and poignantly captures the message of the season: that it is better to give than to receive.
7:30 p.m.
A Christmas CarolThe Ball State Department of Theatre and Dance is proud to again bring to life Charles Dickens' best-known and most magical work, A Christmas Carol. This timeless story of wealthy curmudgeon Ebenezer Scrooge and his transformative journey resonates with young and old alike. Peter Zapp reprises his role and poignantly captures the message of the season: that it is better to give than to receive.
2:30 p.m.
A Christmas CarolThe Ball State Department of Theatre and Dance is proud to again bring to life Charles Dickens' best-known and most magical work, A Christmas Carol. This timeless story of wealthy curmudgeon Ebenezer Scrooge and his transformative journey resonates with young and old alike. Peter Zapp reprises his role and poignantly captures the message of the season: that it is better to give than to receive.
7:30 p.m.
FreshmenSinging with a harmony uniquely their own, The Four Freshmen have enamored listeners world-wide for 65 years, while gaining recognition as one of the most influential vocal groups of all time. Their tight-knit sound inspired The Beach Boys’ Brian Wilson, The Mamas & The Papas, Frankie Valli and the Manhattan Transfer.
6 p.m.
OnceONCE, winner of eight 2012 Tony Awards® including Best Musical and winner of the 2013 Grammy Award for Best Musical Theater Album, will play the Emens Auditorium on January 26, 2017. ONCE, which was also named Best Musical by the New York Drama Critics’ Circle, Drama Desk, Drama League, Outer Critics Circle and Lucille Lortel Awards, ran for more than 1,100 performances on Broadway with acclaimed international productions from London and Melbourne to Japan and South Korea.
4 p.m.
From such inauspicious beginnings, John McCutcheon has emerged as one of our most respected and loved folksingers. As an instrumentalist, he is a master of a dozen different traditional instruments, most notably the rare and beautiful hammer dulcimer. His songwriting has been hailed by critics and singers around the globe. His thirty recordings have garnered every imaginable honor including seven Grammy nominations.
7:30 p.m.
RodneyThe Rodney Marsalis Philadelphia Big Brass is composed of some of America's top brass musicians dedicated to bringing the joyous experience of great music to a wide range of audiences. A group that always reflects the diverse makeup of men and women in the American culture, RMPBB is dedicated to the notion that music is a gift to be enjoyed by everyone. The group is especially dedicated to reaching out to the world's youth and inspiring them to reach for their dreams.
All Day Event
7:30 p.m.
Boeing Boieng is a classic farce set in 1960s Paris. Bachelor Bernard is happily engaged to three beautiful stewardesses without any of them knowing about the other two. However, Bernard's Life hits some turbulence when his shy friend is introduced. In short order, all three fiancees are in Paris together, Bernard's friend can't keep straight what lies to tell to whom, and a fiasco ensues.
11 a.m.
Calendar: Career Center
Cardinal Job FairA wide range of employers visit campus to connect with Ball State students and alumni for internships and full-time employment. You will not want to miss this opportunity.Once a semester the Career Center brings together a diverse group of employers who are all looking for one thing: potential employees.The fall Cardinal Job Fair attracts more than 100 employers who come to Ball State specifically to meet students and alumni. This is a great opportunity to get a start on your career planning and to network with people who could help you with those plans. Whether you are looking for part-time or full-time positions or internships, there are plenty of prospects under one roof when you attend Cardinal Job Fair.
7:30 p.m.
Run Boy RunExisting in the tension between tradition and frontier, Run Boy Run truly exceeds the sum of its parts as touches of classical, jazz, and folk express themselves through the old-time core of the band’s unique sound. Winners of the 2011 Telluride Bluegrass Festival Band Contest, Matt Rolland (fiddle, guitar), Grace Rolland (cello, vocals), Bekah Sandoval (fiddle, guitar, vocals), Jen Sandoval (mandolin, vocals), and Jesse Allen (bass) weave a spectacular tapestry of dynamic and beautiful music.
7:30 p.m.
The year is 1950, and while Americans are dealing with post-World War II life, the start of the Cold War, and the looming civil rights movement, the Crump family - father Godfrey and his two daughters Ernestine, 17 and Ermina, 15 - are reeling from the loss of Godfrey's wife and the the girls' mother.
7:30 p.m.
The IllusionistsThis mind blowing spectacular showcases the jaw dropping talents of seven of the most incredible Illusionists on earth. THE ILLUSIONISTSTM – LIVE FROM BROADWAYTM has shattered box office records across the globe and dazzles audiences of all ages with a powerful mix of the most outrageous and astonishing acts ever to be seen on stage. This non-stop show is packed with thrilling and sophisticated magic of unprecedented proportions.
7:30 p.m.
Get the Led OutDubbed by the media as "The American Led Zeppelin," Get The Led Out offers a strong focus on the early years. They also touch on the deeper cuts that were seldom, if ever heard in concert. GTLO also include a special “acoustic set” with Zep favorites such as “Tangerine” and the “Battle of Evermore” being performed in its’ original instrumentation with guest singer Diana DeSantis joining the band.
3 p.m.
Calendar: School of Music
Exterior of the PalladiumIn its debut at The Center for the Performing Arts in Carmel, the Ball State University School of Music presents a concert featuring its outstanding students, conductors, and ensembles. Tickets available through The Center for the Performing Arts.
7:30 p.m.
Matchboxes, brooms, garbage cans, Zippo lighters and more fill the stage with energizing beats at STOMP, the inventive and invigorating stage show that's dance, music and theatrical performance blended together in one electrifying rhythm."One of the best things I have ever seen!" – David, Denver, CO"Captivating! My heart thumped to every beat." – Jessica, Guam"The BEST show ever!" – Tray, Santa Barbara, CA
7:30 p.m.
Sharon ShannonSharon Shannon has music at her fingertips....literally! The accordionist from Ireland has achieved legendary status throughout the world and has made the much-maligned accordion 'cool' in her home country. Renowned for her collaborations, not just in Irish traditional music, but through all musical genres, Hip-Hop, Cajun, Country, Classical and Rap.
7:30 p.m.
Taj ExpressTaj Express explodes with the sounds of India and Bollywood, capturing the vibrant, expressive spirit of the world of Bollywood movies that have been entertaining billions of people in India for generations. Through a fusion of film, dance, and music, this dazzling international sensation takes audiences on a live cinematic journey through modern Indian culture and society. The production is a high energy celebration of new India’s pop music, Bollywood culture, and deep traditions featuring colorful costumes, joyful dance, and thrilling live music.
7:30 p.m.
Beehive: 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.
7:30 p.m.
The 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.
Winner 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.
All Day Event
7:30 p.m.
JennysThe 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.
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.
7:30 a.m.
Calendar: Career Center
Every spring semester, approximately 100 employers attend Teacher Job Fair, a great event that will enable you to network and interview with a variety of school systems. Many students obtain full-time jobs after attending Teacher Job Fair. This event offers education majors an opportunity to collect information from school corporations, distribute résumés, network with professionals, and interview with potential employers.
7:30 p.m.
The 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.
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7:30 p.m.
This 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.
A 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!
12 a.m.
Kokomo Golf and Dinner Outing will take place on Monday, June 5, 2017 at the Kokomo Country Club.
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Tuscany Travel Program! (August 29 - September 6)