Friday, April 5, 2019
9:30 a.m.
The University Singers performingThe Ball State University Singers will perform selections from their 55th Spectacular for young audience members. Tickets for schools are available through the University Singers.
3 p.m.
Image of Amida Buddha and sculptures in Asian GalleryJoin us in the Asian Art gallery most Fridays at 3:00 pm for a relaxing, end of the week meditation.
5:30 p.m.
Gaby is a piano student of Ray Kilburn, associate professor of music. Her lecture is titled "Piano Works by Two Latin American Women Composers: Aurora Román Casares and María Mendoza de Baratta." Free and open to the public.
6:30 p.m.
Strange Alien WorldDuring this live presentation by astronomer and planetarium director, Ronald Kaitchuck, explore some of the thousands of planets. Many of these planets are unlike anything we expected to find. Come and learn how these discoveries are made and how we can search for life on these new worlds.
7 p.m.
The University Singers performingCelebrate 55 fabulous years of the University Singers with a gold-studded, toe-tapping, finger-snapping, and hand-clapping two-hour extravaganza. Bring the entire family - don't miss the fun! Tickets available through the Emens Auditorium Box Office. *Please note: start time has changed from 7:30 p.m. to 7 p.m.*
7:30 p.m.
Peter is a piano student of Ray Kilburn, associate professor of music. His lecture is titled "The Collaborative Pianist’s Role in the Ballet Technique Class" and will feature dancers from Lisa Carter's Level 4 Ballet Class. Free and open to the public.
7:30 p.m.
The GiantmakerSet on the cusp of the United States discovering its cultural, scientific and religious identity after the Civil War, and inspired by the true story of the Cardiff Giant, THE GIANTMAKER follows George Hull and his efforts to pull a fast one on a preacher. With the attention, George manages to settle grievances at the expense of the public, fleece honest businessmen, and involve many of the notable minds of his time.
8 p.m.
Strange Alien WorldDuring this live presentation by astronomer and planetarium director, Ronald Kaitchuck, explore some of the thousands of planets. Many of these planets are unlike anything we expected to find. Come and learn how these discoveries are made and how we can search for life on these new worlds.