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December
Tue
1

Speech Preliminary Round II

Discover the talent in our communication studies program at Speech Night, the American Idol of public speaking.

Louise E. Addicott and Yatish J. Joshi Performance Hall,
Northside Hall
5:30pm
Tue
12/1
thru
Sat 12/5

IU South Bend Theatre and Dance Company Presents "A Grand Night for Singing"

Showcasing the music and lyrics by Rodgers and Hammerstein, this revue presents well-loved songs from Carousel, Oklahoma, The Sound of Music, South Pacific, and more. Get your tickets early, seating is limited.

The Upstage,
Northside Hall
8pm
Wed
2

Speech Preliminary Round III

Discover the talent in our communication studies program at Speech Night, the American Idol of public speaking.

Louise E. Addicott and Yatish J. Joshi Performance Hall,
Northside Hall
5:30pm
Thu
3

BFA Student Exhibition Reception and Gallery talk

View the capstone exhibition of our fine arts and new media students featuring their finest artwork.  Enjoy light refreshments as the students talk about their work and creative process.

Art Gallery,
Education & Arts Bldg.
4:30-7pm

Sun
6

IU South Bend Theatre and Dance Company Presents "A Grand Night for Singing"

Showcasing the music and lyrics by Rodgers and Hammerstein, this revue presents well-loved songs from Carousel, Oklahoma, The Sound of Music, South Pacific, and more. Get your tickets early, seating is limited.

The Upstage,
Northside Hall
2pm
Mon
7

Speech Night Finals

The winner of Speech Night is crowned in the final night featuring the winners from the three prevous nights.

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

Thu
10 - This event has been rescheduled for Decmber 3 at the same time and location.

R&R Series: Euclid Quartet String Studio

Enjoy a selection of solo and small ensemble string pieces by students of the Euclid Quartet in the beautiful music room of the Ruthmere. Get your tickets early, seating is limited. Contact 888.287.7696 for tickets.
Ruthmere Mansion
7pm
Fri
11

Teddy Bear Concert

Give a teddy bear to get your ticket to this annual charity event featuring the choirs of IU South Bend and IU South Bend Dance Company presenting “The Twelve Days of Christmas,” along with performances by the IU South Bend Kick Line and IUSB Jazz Ensemble.
Campus Auditorium,
Northside Hall
7pm
January
Mon
4
thru
Sat 2/6

Photography Exhibition

See the works of Rachel Herman, Daniel McInnis, and Rebecca Nolan as they document the tension between people and their surroundings, and the landscape work of Nolan as she studies place, culture, society, and environment.

Art Gallery, Education & Arts Bldg.
12-5pm

Thur
14
Photography Exhibition Reception and Gallery Talk

See the works of Rachel Herman, Daniel McInnis, and Rebecca Nolan as they document the tension between people and their surroundings, and the landscape work of Nolan as she studies place, culture, society, and environment.

Art Gallery,
Education & Arts Bldg.
4:30-7pm

Mon
18
"Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration Concert

Celebrate Martin Luther King Jr. Daywith Maestro Tsung Yeh and Dean Marvin Curtis conducting the South Bend Symphony Orchestra and choris of IU South Bend. The concert will feature violist Hanna White, the Junior Division Winner of the 2015 Sphinx Competition, and the premier of a new work by Curtis. 
Morris Performing Arts Center
7pm
February
Fri
5
Piano Fellowship Recital

Enjoy a free performance by recipients of piano fellowships from The Martin Foundation, Inc.,Naples, Fla., and Rex and Alice Martin Foundation, Elkhart, Ind.
Louise E. Addicott and Yatish J. Joshi Performance Hall,
Northside Hall
7pm

Fri
12

"Beyond Surround: Immersive Electroacoustic Music"

A performance highlighting the Constellation sound system in the hall with fixed media electronic music compositions and collaborations with live performers.
Louise E. Addicott and Yatish J. Joshi Performance Hall,
Northside Hall
7pm
Sat
13
The Legend of John Henry

A children's theatre production by Brad Pontius. Dive into the magic of theatre with your family and see the classic tale of John Henry brought to life as Henry battles the steam drill to break throug the mountain first.
Campus Auditorium,
Northside Hall
11am & 1:30pm
Mon
15 thru
Sat 3/19
Strange Dayz Exhibition

Question what you know about man's manipulation of nature, and your personal history, in this show of pop surrealism in 2D and 3D artwork by Justin Henry Miller and Scott Ziegler.
Art Gallery,
Education & Arts Bldg.
12-5pm
Tue
16
Euclid Quartet

Enjoy one of the most well-known chamber ensemlbles of this era, known for performances filled with passion, virtuosity, and sensitivity.
Louise E. Addicott and Yatish J. Joshi Performance Hall,
Northside Hall
7pm
Thu
18
Strange Dayz Exhibition Reception and Talk

Question what you know about man's manipulation of nature, and your personal history, in this show of pop surrealism 2D and 3D artwork by Justin Henry Miller and Scott Ziegler.
Art Gallery,
Education & Arts Bldg.
4:30-7pm
Fri
19
Ensemble CONCEPT/21

In a recital entitled "New Voices in Michiana" EC/21 will premiere several works from local high school and college age composers, as well as composers from the Conservatory of Asturias, Spain.
Louise E. Addicott and Yatish J. Joshi Performance Hall,
Northside Hall
7pm
Wed
24 - This event has been rescheduled for March 22
"Sounds of Shakespeare"

The voice studios collborate with the Department of Theatre and Dance to present a program featuring musical and dramatic works honoring William Shakespeare.
Louise E. Addicott and Yatish J. Joshi Performance Hall,
Northside Hall
7pm
Thu
25

"A Celebration of Dance:Broadway Rhythm"

The IU South bend Dance Company shows of its Broadway style in this concert featuring the variety of our dance programs on campus.

Campus Auditorium,
Northside Hall
7pm
Sat
27
"Lift Every Voice: Celebrating the African American Spirit"

Celebrate Black History Month at this annual concert presenting works by guest conductor Marques Garrett, along with the South Bend Symphonic Choir and IU South Bend Gospel Choir.
Campus Auditorium,
Northside Hall
7pm
Sun
28
Ketevan Badridze, Piano

Faculty member Ketevan Badridze presents an enchanting program for solo piano and cello piano duo.
Louise E. Addicott and Yatish J. Joshi Performance Hall,
Northside Hall
4pm
Mon
29 thru
4/17
Student Exhibition

Reflect on the artwork of our students in a show highlighting the breadth and quality of our programs.
2nd floor of Administration Bldg.
March
Thu
3
Student Exhibition Reception and Talk

Reflect on the artwork of our studetns in a show highlighting the breadth and quality of our programs.
2nd floor of Administration Bldg.
4:30-6:30pm
Sat
5
"Brothers on the Battlefield"

The Rodney Marsalis Philadelphia Big Brass will present this multimedia concert with a historically informed narritive saluting the 150th anniversary of the end of the Civil War adn the 50th anniversary of the Civil Rights Movement. While on Campus the ensemble will also present a masterclass and seminar.
Campus Auditorium,
Northside Hall
7pm
Thu
10
R&R Series: Student Spotlight Recital

Witnesss a selection of the school's most talented students sharing the stage in the historic Ruthmere music room. Contact 888.287.7696 for tickets.
Ruthmere Mansion
7pm
Sun
13
Stickley Piano Competition Winners' Recital

This recital brings the winners from the 20th Annual Hartman Stickley Memorial Piano Competition together in a final performance of the competition sponsored by the South Bend Area Music Teachers Association.
Louise E. Addicott and Yatish J. Joshi Performance Hall,
Northside Hall
2:30pm
Sun
20
June H. Edwards Chamber Music Program Recital

Student Chamber Ensembles created through the South Bend Youth Symphony Orchestras will present their annual recital.
Louise E. Addicott and Yatish J. Joshi Performance Hall,
Northside Hall
7pm
Tue
22

"Sounds of Shakespeare"

The voice studios collborate with the Department of Theatre and Dance to present a program featuring musical and dramatic works honoring William Shakespeare.

Louise E. Addicott and Yatish J. Joshi Performance Hall,
Northside Hall
7pm
Thu
24
Arts Lecture Series with Steven R. Wilson

Presenting "Communication in Military Families" Professor Steven R.Wilson from Purdue University will discuss the communication challenges military families face throughout the deployment cycle.
Louise E. Addicott and Yatish J. Joshi Performance Hall,
Northside Hall
7pm
Tue
28 thru
4/9
BFA Student Exibition II

View the capstone exhibition of our graduating fine arts and new media students, featuring their finest artwork.
Art Gallery,
Education & Arts Bldg.
12-5pm
Thu
31
BFA Student Exhibition II Reception & Gallery Talk

View the capstone exhibition of our graduating fine arts and new media students, featuring their finest artwork.
Art Gallery,
Education & Arts Bldg.
4:30-7pm
Thu
31
IUSB Jazz Ensemble

Enjoy this jazz band as they bring contemporary jazzand big band repertoire to life under the direction of Darrel Tidaback.
Louise E. Addicott and Yatish J. Joshi Performance Hall,
Northside Hall
7pm
April
Sat
2
Composers' Concert

Concluding the two-day conference, take in new worksby contemporary composers fromacross the countryand Ensemble CONCEPT/21 peforming a winning college student's work. Contact: Jemuniz@iusb.edu
Louise E. Addicott and Yatish J. Joshi Performance Hall,
Northside Hall
4pm
Fri
8
IU South Bend Piano Studio

Delight in the extraordinary talent of our piano students in their final concert of the season.
Louise E. Addicott and Yatish J. Joshi Performance Hall,
Northside Hall
7pm
Sat
9
Violin Piano Duo Recital

Welcome former faculty Geoffrey Duce back to present the complete Brahms sonatas for violin and piano with faculty violinist Jameson Cooper.
Louise E. Addicott and Yatish J. Joshi Performance Hall,
Northside Hall
7pm
Sun
10
IU South Bend Gospel Choir

Let the spirit of the gospel choir move you with their performance of traditional, inspirational, and contemporary gospel music.
Campus Auditorium,
Northside Hall
6pm
Mon
11 thru
Wed
13
Speech Night

Discover the talent in our communication studies program of Speech Night.
Louise E. Addicott and Yatish J. Joshi Performance Hall,
Northside Hall
5:30pm
Thu-Sun
14-17
Alumni Weekend

See what's new on campus during our Alumni Weekend and attend performances and exhibitions. Events with * happen during this weekend.
The Ernestine M. Raclin School of the Arts
Thu
14 thru
4/30
BFA Exhibition III *

View the capstone exhibition of our graduating fine arts and new media students, featuring their finest artwork.
Art Gallery,
Education & Arts Bldg.
12-5pm
Thu
14
BFA Exhibition III Reception & Gallery Talk *

View the capstone exhibition of our graduating fine arts and new media students, featuring their finest artwork.
Art Gallery,
Education & Arts Bldg.
4:30-7pm
Thu-Sun
14-17
The Musical of Musicals (The Musical!) *

This toungue-in-cheek production weaves five short distinctive musicals into one story satirizing the genre of musical theatre.
The Upstage,
Northside Hall
Thu-Sat
8 pm

Sun
2pm
Sun
17
Ensemble CONCEPT/21 *

Presenting "The Music of Leonardo Balada" the conert will feature small chamber performances including guest guitarist Adam Levin.
Louise E. Addicott and Yatish J. Joshi Performance Hall,
Northside Hall
4pm
Mon
18
Speech Night Finals

Discover the talent in our communication studies program at Speech Night.
Louise E. Addicott and Yatish J. Joshi Performance Hall,
Northside Hall
7pm
Wed
20
Incandescedance

Eric Souther's Integrated New Media class is using 3D mapping technology to turn Wiekamp Hall into a moving canvas with music to go with the images.
Outside Wiekamp Hall
8:30-10 pm
Wed
20
Euclid Quartet String Studio

Relax to the sounds of strings as 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
7pm
Thu-Sun
21-24
The Musical of Musicals (The Musical!) 

This toungue-in-cheek production weaves five short distinctive musicals into one story satirizing the genre of musical theatre.
The Upstage,
Northside Hall
Thu-Sat
8 pm

Sun
2pm

Thu
21- This event was moved to April 10 at 6pm.

IU South Bend Gospel Choir

Let the spirit of the gospel choir move you with their performance of traditional, inspirational, and contemporary gospel music.
Campus Auditorium,
Northside Hall
7pm
Sat
23
Euclid Quartet

The Euclid Quartet presents a program partnering classic quartet compositions with modern repretoire.
Louise E. Addicott and Yatish J. Joshi Performance Hall,
Northside Hall
7pm
Sun
24
IU South Bend Wind Ensemble and Twin Cities Concert Band

Ken Douglas, director of the wind ensemble and concert band, shares the stage with the Mishawaka High School Band directed by Dennis Gamble and Kaleb Chamberlin.
Campus Auditorium,
Northside Hall
4pm
Tue
26
IUSB Philharmonic

Featuring the winner of the 2015 Concerto Competition as guest artist under the baton of Jameson Cooper.
Campus Auditorium,
Northside Hall
7pm
Wed
27
IU South Bend Chorale and Chamber Choir

Director James Bowyer directs both choirs, one a mixed chorus presenting extended works in collaboration, and the other a small ensemble of auditioned voices.
Louise E. Addicott and Yatish J. Joshi Performance Hall,
Northside Hall
7pm
June
Thu
16
Doloris C. Cogan IU South Bend Summer Theatre Series -
A Celebration of Dance: Broadway Rhythm


“A Celebration of Dance: Broadway Rhythm” will include dances from Broadway productions choreographed by IU South Bend dance faculty and students. The concert will feature several pieces from Porgy and Bess including “Summertime.” The selections were choreographed by Carolynn Hine-Johnson, the director of the IU South Bend Dance Company, and costumed by the Department of Theatre and Dance at IU South Bend.

The Lerner Theatre,
410 South Main St
Elkhart, IN
888.294.8223

7pm