Friends of Convocations Priority Points Presale* Extended to October 24!


*Friends of Convocations members are seated before the general public using the Priority Points system. Donations of $50 or more qualify for priority seating and other perks, and provide crucial support for performances, education, outreach and special programs. Patrons may add a gift with their ticket order to immediately receive the Priority Points seating benefits or visit convocations.org/friends. Friends of Convocations presale orders must be received by October 24, 2021, 11:59pm for both PICK5 discounted subscriptions and single show tickets. If you have questions about your order, please call the campus box office at 765-494-3933. If you have questions about your Friends of Convos membership, please email convos@purdue.edu or call 765-494-9712 to speak to a development team member.

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One Small Step

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Tue, Nov 5, 2019 - Sat, Nov 9, 2019

This action-packed tale about the “space race” includes dozens of characters—all played by two extraordinary actors from Oxford Playhouse in England. Check your oxygen, adjust your space suit and buckle up for the biggest mission of all time!

Oxford Playhouse
Written by David Hastings

The “space race” between the United States and the Soviet Union to send the first man to the moon captured the world’s imagination and attention. Experience the 20th century’s most epic adventure in One Small Step, the smash hit from Oxford Playhouse in England. This action-packed tale includes dozens of characters—from German scientists, Russian cosmonauts and American astronauts (including plenty of Purdue’s own) to JFK and Walter Cronkite—all played by two extraordinary actors. Surrounded by vintage electronics and flea-market finds, they deliver inventive visual theatre as comically low-tech as Apollo 11 was high-tech—all while celebrating mankind’s unbridled creativity. Check your oxygen, adjust your space suit and buckle up for the biggest mission of all time!

PERFORMANCES

Nov. 5 at 7:30PM
Nov. 7 at 7:30PM
Nov. 8 at 8PM
Nov. 9 at 4PM & 8PM

Purdue Convocations is pleased to welcome back Oxford Playhouse after its successful run of One Small Step in October 2010!

Support from
Innovative Performance Fund
Duke EnergyPurdue College of EngineeringIndiana Space Grant ConsortiumBarash Law LLCLogo for Mike and Loretta Piggott Fund