Saturday, November 12, 2022
8 a.m.
The outside of Sursa Performance HallHigh School concert choirs from around the region gather in beautiful Sursa Performance Hall to share choral music with each other and to receive ideas and coaching from Ball State's choral faculty.
1 p.m.
Event CanceledThis event has been cancelled.
3:30 p.m.
"Astronaut"The exploration of space is the greatest endeavor that humankind has ever undertaken. What does it take to be part of this incredible journey? What does it take to become an astronaut? Experience a rocket launch from inside the body of an astronaut, explore the amazing worlds of inner and outer space, and discover the perils that lurk in space as we subject Chad, our test astronaut, to everything space has to throw at him. Narrated by Ewan McGregor.
5 p.m.
"SEEING!"Narrated by Neil deGrasse Tyson, “SEEING!” follows a photon’s creation and journey across the galaxy to a young stargazer’s eye where we learn about anatomy more than astronomy. The viewer follows the photon into the girl’s eye, learning the structures of the eye and their functions, prior to taking a ride on the optic nerve.
5:30 p.m.
Student RecitalNeftali Cañas is a clarinet student of Claire Grellier. Program to include music by (to be announced). This event is free and open to the public.
6:30 p.m.
"Solar Superstorms"A fury is building on the surface of the Sun… high-velocity jets, a fiery tsunami wave that reaches 100,000km high, and rising loops of electrified gas are energized by what is going on underneath its surface. Will these “storms” affect Earth? Find the answer as we venture into the seething interior of our star to learn how they are formed. Solar Superstorms takes viewers into the tangle of magnetic fields and superhot plasma that vent the Sun’s rage in dramatic flares, violent solar tornadoes, and the largest eruptions in the solar system: Coronal Mass Ejections.
7:30 p.m.
Event CanceledThis event has been cancelled.
7:30 p.m.
Faculty Artist SeriesThe Faculty Artist Series features School of Music faculty sharing their talent and passion for music with the campus and community. Program to be announced. Free and open to the public with livestream available.
7:30 p.m.
A cardinal red background with a line drawing of a rock in white with the word "CAVE" above it in white.The Fall Cave Theatre Series will include 3 one-acts running in rep with 2 titles included in each performance. This show will feature Trifles and Three More Sleepless Nights.
7:30 p.m.
A graphic depicting Little Red Riding Hood walking through the woods at night. The Wolf is prowling to the side and the title "Into the Woods" is above the two figures.Currently on Broadway, this James Lapine and Stephen Sondheim classic takes everyone's favorite storybook characters and brings them together for a timeless, yet relevant, piece where each person's wish is granted, but the consequences of their actions return to haunt them later with disastrous results.