Category: Education and Engagement

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]
Education and Engagement
Convocations to lead “Call of the Wild” literacy/theatre project
Friday, May 11, 2018
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]
Education and Engagement
Graduate researcher will assist with nationwide performing arts education project
Tuesday, November 14, 2017
We are thrilled to welcome Bingxin (Bing) Fa to the Convos family. Bing is joining the staff to fill a newly created graduate... [Read More]
2016-17 Season Dance Education and Engagement
“Bodies on the Gears” offers Purdue dance students chance to learn with pros
Thursday, February 23, 2017
Seventeen Purdue students have had the opportunity to participate in a residency titled “Bodies on the Gears” this week... [Read More]
2016-17 Season Dance Education and Engagement
Chicago-based dance group The Seldoms offer Purdue students workshops
Tuesday, February 21, 2017
Purdue Convocations welcomes Chicago based dance company, The Seldoms, to campus this week. On Thursday, February 23, at... [Read More]
2016-17 Season Education and Engagement Jazz Podcast
LISTEN: Sullivan Fortner & Friends Pre-Show Discussion
Monday, October 24, 2016
Composer, jazz pianist, and music educator Judd Danby and Don Seybold, host of WBAA’s Inside Jazz, led a pre-show discussion... [Read More]
Education and Engagement Podcast Theatre
Judgment at Nuremberg Pre-Show Discussion
Tuesday, October 18, 2016
Pre-show discussion for Judgment at Nuremberg Purdue Faculty experts discussed the social, historical, and political questions... [Read More]
2016-17 Season Collegiate Connections Dance Education and Engagement Music Theatre
An Introduction to Jingju with the Actors and Musicians of The Revenge of Prince Zi Dan
Friday, September 23, 2016
On Friday, September 23, 2016, the Shanghai Jingju (Peking Opera) Theatre Company, one of China’s most influential art... [Read More]