Category: 2019-20 Season

2019-20 Season Special Projects
Intern Profiles – Meet Jordan
Monday, December 9, 2019
We are taking time to introduce you to our interns for the 2019-2020 school year. First, we have one of our marketing... [Read More]
2019-20 Season Broadway
Blue Man Group’s 8 Biggest Pop Culture Moments
Monday, December 2, 2019
Blue Man Group is one of the most iconic performance art groups in the world. Their cobalt blue faces, mischievous eyes,... [Read More]
2019-20 Season Theatre
Drumroll Please — Nassim Cast Announcement!
Friday, November 8, 2019
When it comes to live theatre, there are always a few surprises. Purdue Convocations is excited to present Nassim, a show... [Read More]
2019-20 Season Jazz
Defining Centennial Anniversary in Harlem 100
Monday, October 28, 2019
After World War I, African-American neighborhoods in uptown Manhattan came together. Cities such as Detroit, Pittsburgh,... [Read More]
2019-20 Season Theatre
10 Questions with Winston Smith from 1984
Friday, October 11, 2019
By Jordan Howard For 70 years, George Orwell’s uneasily prescient novel 1984 has both unmoored readers from recognizable... [Read More]
2019-20 Season Theatre
10 Questions You’ve Always Wanted To Ask Odysseus
Wednesday, October 9, 2019
By Kristen Day What does it take to be a hero? According to Homer's classic work, The Odyssey, it takes more than just... [Read More]
2019-20 Season Broadway
How Diversity Has Shaped 20 Years of RENT
Friday, October 4, 2019
On April 29, 1996, a musical opened on Broadway that looked and sounded unlike anything that had come before it. It told... [Read More]
2019-20 Season Music
Convos Q&A with Margo Price
Wednesday, September 18, 2019
Purdue Convocations is elated to kick off our 2019-2020 season with country songstress, Margo Price this Thursday in Loeb... [Read More]
2019-20 Season Jazz Music
Harlem 100: Artists that Steered the Harlem Renaissance
The Harlem Renaissance introduced America to a new style of music, dance and a way of life. It represented expression for... [Read More]
2019-20 Season Theatre
Watch Eric Carle Re-Create The Very Hungry Caterpillar
Tuesday, September 17, 2019
Eric Carle is known the world over for his whimsical storytelling, simplistic style, and colorful approach to everything.... [Read More]