A great way to spend a free night or to take a break from studying is to attend some of the shows offered on campus for a discounted rate or even for free! As a student at Ball State University, this is a great perk that can help to ease the constant stress of schoolwork and studying!
Amazing Grace: A New Broadway Musical
This brand new Broadway musical will hit the stage at Emens Auditorium on January 23 at 7:30 p.m. Inspired by the world-famous song, “Amazing Grace”, this story of romance and rebellion will entertain the audience to the fullest extent. This story is about a man from Britain and the challenges he faces while on a perilous journey!
Grammy Award winner and CMA award winner, Travis Tritt will make an appearance at Ball State’s Emens Auditorium at 7 p.m. on February 18! With just his guitar and voice, Tritt will treat Ball State students and Muncie community members with a personable experience full of stories and great country music!
Rodgers and Hammerstein’s Cinderella
Emen’s Auditorium will offer a showing of the Tony Award Winning Broadway musical “Rodgers and Hammerstein’s Cinderella”. At 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday, February 27, spectators will be able to experience a version of the classic “Cinderella” but with modern twists! This interpretation gives a modern audience a sense of comedy and romanticism.
We Banjo 3
A group originating from Ireland has taken their classical flavor and added an American twist! On Thursday, March 22, We Banjo 3 will take the stage at Emens Auditorium to rouse the crowd with their unique music. With some fiddles, banjos, and guitars – this group is sure to entertain the crowd with their American-influenced traditional tunes!
Stunt Dog Experience
If you are looking for a break from studying AND musical performances, this is the show for you! The Stunt Dog Experience is a unique experience that gives the audience the opportunity to watch Chris Perondi and his dog perform astonishing acts. On Saturday, April 14 at 2 and 5 p.m., students and community members alike will be able to go to Emens Auditorium for a great show!
Ball State University serves as a great host for special guests and performers. A a study break, make sure you check out these events for a good show! Most of the time, these shows are heavily discounted or even free! That being said, make sure to pay attention to the dates and ticket sales to make sure you reserve a seat!