Category: Education and Engagement

2019-20 Season Education and Engagement Family
Measuring the Magic of Theatre
Tuesday, May 21, 2019
Theatre is magical. For a few hours, we sit down and are completely immersed into a different world. The performances we... [Read More]
2018-19 Season Education and Engagement Family Theatre
“Danny Carmo’s Mathematical Mysteries” will perform at Purdue on Nov. 11
Monday, October 29, 2018
WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. – Northern Ireland’s premier children’s theatre company, Cahoots NI, will bring “Danny Carmo’s... [Read More]
2018-19 Season Education and Engagement Theatre
‘Frankenstein’ production will address key morality question as part of Purdue’s Ideas Festival
Thursday, September 20, 2018
September 25, 2018 ‘Frankenstein’ production will address key morality question as part of Purdue’s Ideas Festival WEST... [Read More]
2018-19 Season Education and Engagement News
Leading the way in performing arts research
Monday, August 20, 2018
What happens when you attend a Purdue Convocations performance? Does it refresh your memory of a novel you read, a favorite... [Read More]
Education and Engagement Friends of Convocations
Inspired Giving: Floyd and Patricia Garrott
Friday, July 27, 2018
Floyd and Patricia Garrott are inspired by student experiences. Inspired by the ways live performance can help young people... [Read More]
Education and Engagement Friends of Convocations Special Projects
Inspired Giving: Eyal and Gabrielle Barash
Tuesday, July 10, 2018
Eyal and Gabrielle Barash are inspired by education initiatives. Gabrielle Cramer Barash has been attending Convos performances... [Read More]
2018-19 Season Education and Engagement Family
Convocations leading “Peg + Cat” math skills theatre project
Friday, May 11, 2018
A nationwide study aimed at understanding the impact a live performance has on a student’s early math skills is being led... [Read More]
Education and Engagement
Convocations to lead “Call of the Wild” literacy/theatre project
Examining the Impact of a Live Performance of Call of the Wild: A Literacy/Theatre Project My name is Dr. Amanda Mayes and... [Read More]
2017-18 Season Education and Engagement Family Theatre
“Freedom Riders” family matinee explores one of the most critical chapters of the civil rights movement
Friday, January 19, 2018
ABOUT THE SHOW Freedom Riders is the newest play from Mad River Theater Works. It explores valiant and courageous personalities... [Read More]
Education and Engagement
Diavolo master class at Jefferson High impacts students and teachers
Wednesday, November 15, 2017
STUDENT PROFILE: SHANNON DAVIS, Lafayette Jefferson High Sophomore Explain the importance of the arts in your school career. I... [Read More]