Performance Events

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Performance Events

Anderson University offers numerous opportunities throughout the academic year for individuals and families to enjoy the performing arts. The following music, theatre, and dance performances are offered during the current academic year.

See Performing Arts Brochure or Theatre and Dance Brochure for further information.

For visual arts events, see Department of Art+Design Current Exhibits.

Bengtson Concert Series

All Bengtson Concert Series performances are at 7:30 p.m. in York Performance Hall.

Single ticket prices: General $15; Senior/Military/Faculty/Staff $10; Student $5. To purchase tickets, please call the Reardon Auditorium Box Office at (765) 641-4140.

  • Cantus — Sept. 19, 2013, 7:30 p.m. in York Performance Hall
    Begin the performance season with Cantus, renowned all-male vocal ensemble. The nine-member group performs across a broad selection of eras and genres.
  • Joseph Kalichstein (piano) — Nov. 10, 2013, 4 p.m. in York Performance Hall
    Made possible with support from Adams Foundation artists.
  • Echoing Air — Nov. 12, 2013, 7:30 p.m. in York Performance Hall
    This early music vocal ensemble emphasizes chamber works featuring countertenor voices, offering the chance to enjoy English Baroque repertoire.
  • Icarus Ensemble (jazz) — March 13, 2014, 7:30 p.m. in York Performance Hall
  • Petar Jankovic Ensemble (guitar and string quartet) — March 27, 2014, 7:30 p.m. in York Performance Hall
  • James Tocco (piano) — March 30, 2014, 4 p.m. in York Performance Hall
    Made possible with support from Adams Foundation artists.
     

Performing Arts Events

  • Jeeyoon Kim (piano) — Sept. 26, 2013, 7:30 p.m. in York Performance Hall
  • Larry Powell (trumpet) & Rebecca Edie (piano) — Oct. 3, 2013, 7:30 p.m. in York Performance Hall
  • Tianshu Wang (piano) & Gert Kumi (violin) — Oct. 10, 2013, 7:30 p.m. in York Performance Hall
  • Homecoming Concert ("Alleluia") — Oct. 25, 2013, 7:30 p.m. in Reardon Auditorium
    Celebrate the 40th anniversary of a cantata that crossed denominational and cultural boundaries to unite believers in the commonality of their Christian faith.
  • Women's Chorus / Men's Choir — Oct. 27, 2013, 2:30 p.m. in York Performance Hall
  • Concert Band — Oct. 29, 2013, 7:30 p.m. in York Performance Hall
  • Elisabeth and the Water Troll — Oct. 31, 2013, 7:30 p.m. in York Performance Hall
    Join in witnessing the world premiere of an opera based on the Walter Wangerin Jr. book of the same title with music by Randy Courts.
  • Jazz Ensemble — Nov. 7, 2013, 7:30 p.m. in York Performance Hall
  • Wind Ensemble — Nov. 14, 2013, 7:30 p.m. in Reardon Auditorium
  • Anderson Symphonic Choir, Alumni Choir, and Chamber Orchestra — Nov. 17, 2013, 6 p.m. in York Performance Hall
  • Chorale — Nov. 21, 2013, 7:30 p.m. in York Performance Hall
  • Percussion Ensemble — Dec. 4, 2013, 7:30 p.m. in York Performance Hall
  • Anderson University's Candles & Carols — Dec. 6, 2013, 7:30 p.m. in Reardon Auditorium
  • Concert Band — Dec. 10, 2013, 7:30 p.m. in York Performance Hall
  • Violin Virtuosi — Dec. 12, 2013, 7:30 p.m. in York Performance Hall
    Experience the pre-college ensemble of young violinists from the Indiana University Bloomington String Academy. The group composition changes over time, but the skill remains.
  • Jooyoung Kim (piano) — Feb. 1, 2014, 7:30 p.m. in York Performance Hall
  • Anne Gross (soprano) & Melissa Loehnig (piano) — Feb. 9, 2014, 4:00 p.m. in York Performance Hall
  • Anderson Symphonic Choir, Alumni Choir, and Chamber Orchestra - Sunday, February 16, 6:00 p.m. in York
  • Shauna Steele & Friends — Feb. 20, 2014, 7:30 p.m. in York Performance Hall
  • Randy Frieling & Phoenix Kim (duo piano) — Feb. 27, 2014, 7:30 p.m. in York Performance Hall
  • John Huntoon (trombone) & Rebecca Edie (piano) — March 6, 2014, 7:30 p.m. in York Performance Hall
  • Chorale Home Concert — March 23, 2014, 6 p.m. in Park Place Church of God
  • Fritz Robertson, tenor, & Friends — April 3, 2014, 7:30 p.m. in York Performance Hall CANCELLED DUE TO ILLNESS
  • Student Composers - April 9, 2014, 7:30 p.m. in York Performance Hall
  • Jazz Ensemble — April 10, 2014, 7:30 p.m. in York Performance Hall
  • The Chamber Orchestra - April 13, 2014, 7:30 p.m. in York Performance Hall
  • Concert Band — April 15, 2014, 7:30 p.m. in York Performance Hall
  • Chamber Ensemble - April 16, 2014, 7:30 p.m. in York Performance Hall
  • Wind Ensemble — April 24, 2014, 7:30 p.m. in Reardon Auditorium
  • Evening of Excellence — April 25, 2014, 7:30 p.m. in York Performance Hall
  • Women's Chorus / Men's Choir — April 27, 2014, 4 p.m. in York Performance Hall
  • The Boze Lyric Theatre Scene Recital — April 27, 2014, 7:30 p.m. in York Performance Hall
     

Theatre Performances

Single ticket prices: Adult $15; Senior/Military $10; Student $5. To purchase single tickets, please call the Reardon Auditorium Box Office at (765) 641-4140. See Byrum Hall Box Office Information.

  • Little Women (The Boze Lyric Theatre)
    Oct. 4-5 & 11, 2013, 7:30 p.m. in Byrum Hall
    Oct. 6 & 12-13, 2013, 2:30 p.m. in Byrum Hall
    Attend one of the six performances of the musical based on Louisa May Alcott’s classic 1869 novel. Book: Allan Knee, Lyrics: Mindi Dickstein, Music: Jason Howland.
  • The Odd Couple (Female Version)
    Nov. 15-16 & 22-23, 2013, 7:30 p.m. in Byrum Hall
    Nov. 17 & 24, 2013, 2:30 p.m. in Byrum Hall
    Felix and Oscar with a twist — Neil Simon’s hilarious contemporary comic classic rewritten for Florence Unger, Olive Madison and “the girls.”
  • It's a Wonderful Life
    Dec. 12-14, 2013, 7:30 p.m. in Byrum Hall
    Dec. 14-15, 2013, 2:30 p.m. in Byrum Hall
    Five actors create more than 50 memorable characters, reincarnating Frank Capra’s beloved It’s A Wonderful Life as a live radio play/broadcast for Christmas Eve, 1949.
  • The Magic Flute (The Boze Lyric Theatre)
    Feb. 21-22, 2014, 7:30 p.m. in Byrum Hall
    Feb. 23, 2014, 2:30 p.m. in Byrum Hall
    The genius of Mozart shines brightly in this masterfully diverse mix of unforgettable melodies, majestic choruses, and stratospheric, show-stopping coloratura singing.
  • Voices
    April 4-5 & 11-12, 2014, 7:30 p.m. in Byrum Hall
    April 6 & 13, 2014, 2:30 p.m. in Byrum Hall
    A play in poetry about the lives of five women who neither know one another nor speak to one another. Rather they tell their life stories to the audience and find their common voice.
     

Dance Performances

Single ticket prices: Adult $15; Senior/Military $10; Student $5. To purchase single tickets, please call the Reardon Auditorium Box Office at (765) 641-4140.

  • Fall Into Dance 7 — Nov. 1, 2013, 7:30 p.m. in Reardon Auditorium
  • Spring Into Dance 9
    April 4, 2014, 7:30 p.m. in Reardon Auditorium
    April 5, 2014, 2:30 p.m. in Reardon Auditorium
     

For more information about Anderson University performance events, please contact Anne Gross at (765) 641-3743 or aegross@anderson.edu.