Arts Events Calendar

February 2017

Mon 2/13 thru Sat 3/18

Student Alumni Exhibition (free)
View the variety of medium and perspective as our current and former students exhibit their work side-by-side. The gallery talk will be 2/16 4:30-7 pm.

Art Gallery
Education and Arts Building
12-5 pm
Mon-Sat

Thur 23 thru Sat 25

"A Celebration of Dance: Digital Age" ($5-$9)
Experience the creative spirit produced through collaboration by students and faculty from the theatre & dance and new media departments.

Upstage,
Northside Hall
Thurs & Fri, 7 pm
Sat, 2 pm

Sat 25

"Lift Every Voice: Celebrating the African American Spirit" & Unified for 25 Guest Artist Series: George Shirley (free)
Celebrate Black History Month at this annual concert honoring George Shirley, the first African American tenor to perform a leading role at the Metropolitan Opera. Shirley also received the National Media of Arts from President Obama in 2014.

Campus Auditorium,
Northside Hall
7 pm

Tues 28
Violin Piano Duo with Jameson Cooper and Ketevan Badridze ($7-$12)
Jameson Cooper, first violinist of the Euclid Quartet, and piano faculty Ketevan Badridze join forces in what is sure to be a mesmerizing performance.

Campus Auditorium,
Northside Hall
7 pm

Call the Box Office for Tickets

574-520-4203 to purchase tickets

Events are FREE to all students and children except when identified by *, prices apply to general public

March 2017

Wed 1 thru Sat 18

Student Alumni Exhibition (free)
View the variety of medium and perspective as our current and former students exhibit their work side-by-side.

Art Gallery
Education and Arts Building
12-5 pm

Mon–Sat Fri 3

Michiana Monologues ($10)*
This event is grassroots project akin to The Vagina Monologues run by April Lidinsky and is hosted at and ticketed by the Ernestine M. Raclin School of the Arts.

Campus Auditorium,
Northside Hall
7 pm

Thur 9

IU South Bend Jazz Ensemble ($5-$9)
Enjoy this jazz band as it brings contemporary jazz and big band repertoire to life under the direction of Darrel Tidaback.

Campus Auditorium,
Northside Hall
7 pm

Fri 10

The Martin Family Fellowship Piano Residencies (free)
The search for a new leader of the IU South Bend Piano Studio begins with Joel A. Martin. At 17, Joel was the youngest pianist ever, and the first African American pianist, to compete in the 1985 Van Cliburn International Piano Competition.

Location: TBD
7 pm

Sun 12

Stickley Piano Competition Winner's Recital (free)

The winners of the 21st Annual Hartman Stickley Memorial Piano Competition, sponsored by the South Bend Area Music Teachers Association, share the stage in a final performance.

Campus Auditorium,
Northside Hall
2:30 pm

Sun 19

June H. Edwards Chamber Music Program Recital (free)
Student Chamber Ensembles created through the South Bend Youth Symphony Orchestras will present their annual recital.

Campus Auditorium,
Northside Hall
7 pm

Thurs 23

Unified for 25 Guest Artist Series: Jorge Lucero (free)
A professor at the University of Illinois, Jorge Lucero’s expertise in art pedagogy, and in the usefulness of the endeavor of teaching art in terms of its positive efect on civic engagement, have made him a sought after leader and mentor in the contemporary academic art world.

Louise E. Addicott and Yatish J. Joshi Performance Hall,
Northside Hall
7 pm

Fri 24

The Martin Family Fellowship Piano Residencies (free)
The search for a new leader of the IU South Bend Piano Studio continues with Leon Bates. Bates began his formal study of music at the age of six on both piano and violin. Leon Bates has performed with the symphonies of Indianapolis, Oregon, Florida, Rochester, Dallas, Hartford, Baton Rouge, Omaha, Louisville, Winston-Salem, the Orchestra of Pomeriggi Musicali di Milano in Italy and the Malmo Symphony of Sweden.

Louise E. Addicott and Yatish J. Joshi Performance Hall,
Northside Hall
7 pm

Sun 26

Messiah ($7-$12)
Witness the power of this classic piece by George Frideric Handel, performed by the South Bend Symphonic Choir and IU South Bend Philharmonic under the direction of Marvin Curtis.

Campus Auditorium,
Northside Hall
4 pm

Mon 3/27 thru 4/8

BFA Student Exhibition II (free)
View the capstone exhibition of our graduating fine arts and new media students, featuring their finest artwork. The gallery talk for this exhibition will take place 3/30, 4:30-7 pm.

Art Gallery
Education and Arts Building
12-5 pm
Mon-Sat

Fri 31

IU South Bend Piano Studio ($7-$12)
Experience the talent of the IU South Bend Piano Studio presenting their current repertoire in concert.

Louise E. Addicott and Yatish J. Joshi Performance Hall,
Northside Hall
7 pm

April 2017

Sat 1 thru Sat 8

BFA Student Exhibition II (free)
View the capstone exhibition of our graduating new arts and new media students, featuring their finest artwork.

Art Gallery
Education and Arts Building
12-5 pm
Mon-Sat

Sun 2

"Spring into Song" ($3-$5)
The extraordinary students of the IU South Bend vocal studios take the stage in celebration of voice in their spring recital.

Louise E. Addicott and Yatish J. Joshi Performance Hall,
Northside Hall
4 pm

Tues 4

Euclid Quartet (TBA)*
Experience the Euclid Quartet, our ensemble-in-residence acclaimed by The Washington Post for “An elegant mix of passion, ferocity and feathery delicacy.” This is a fundraising event with a limited number of public tickets that will be available for purchase at a later date. For packages already purchased, this will remain the spring concert event.

Louise E. Addicott and Yatish J. Joshi Performance Hall,
Northside Hall
7 pm

Fri 7

Ensemble Concept/21 ($5-$9)
Presenting “New Voices in Michiana” EC/21 will feature world premieres by high school and college students from the area, as well as young composers from the Conservatory of Asturias, Spain.

Louise E. Addicott and Yatish J. Joshi Performance Hall,
Northside Hall
7 pm

Tues 11

Euclid Sting Studio ($3-$5)
Students of the Euclid Quartet present solo and small ensemble performances in their spring recital.

Louise E. Addicott and Yatish J. Joshi Performance Hall,
Northside Hall
7 pm

Wed 12

IU South Bend Chamber Choir and Chorale ($5-$9)
James Bowyer directs both the mixed voice chorus and the smaller ensemble of auditioned voices.

Louise E. Addicott and Yatish J. Joshi Performance Hall,
Northside Hall
7 pm

Mon 17 thru Sat 29

BFA Student Exhibition III (free)
View the capstone exhibition of our graduating fine arts and new media students, featuring their nest artwork. The gallery talk will be 4/20, 4:30-7 pm.

Art Gallery
Education and Arts Building
12-5 pm
Mon-Sat

Thurs 20 thru Sat 22

A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum
This comedy, from the book by Burt Shevelove and Larry Gelbart, and with music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim, features love, mistaken identity, slamming doors, and a showgirl or two. Presented by the IU South Bend Theatre and Dance Company.

Campus Auditorium,
Northside Hall
Thurs-Sat, 8 pm
& Sun, 2 pm

Tues 25

IU South Bend Philharmonic ($5-$9)
Featuring the winner of the 2016 Concerto Competition as guest artist under the baton of Jameson Cooper.

Campus Auditorium,
Northside Hall
7 pm

Wed 26

IU South Bend Wind Ensemble & Twin Cities Concert Band ($5-$9)
Sharing the stage in their nal concert of the season, Ken Douglas directs this student-based ensemble and community-based concert band.

Campus Auditorium,
Northside Hall
7 pm