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Piano Dedication Recital

September 11 / 8:00 pm $22-28
Loeb Playhouse
Purdue’s new Steinway D concert grand piano will be inaugurated during this season-opening dedication recital: featuring Eric Zuber & Sean Chen. (more)

Met Opera Rising Stars

September 18 / 8:00 pm $22-28
Loeb Playhouse
The Met Opera Rising Stars in Concert Series will feature popular arias, duets, and ensembles by opera’s greatest composers performed by a truly remarkable roster of young artists. (more)

Dawn or Doom 2

September 24 - September 25 Free
Stewart Center
The highly vaunted symposium returns for a 2nd edition to investigate questions surrounding our digital privacy, space travel, and more. (more)

Cumbia All Stars

September 25 / 8:00 pm $15-20
Purdue Memorial Union Ballrooms
The Cumbia All Stars is a supergroup comprised of luminaries from Peru’s legendary cumbia bands. Arrive early for a cumbia dance lesson in the PMU Ballroom! (more)

Celtic Woman

October 3 / 7:30 pm $30.50-64.50
Elliott Hall of Music
The global music sensation brings its 10th Anniversary World Tour to Purdue October 3. Friends Presale: May 29-June 3. General Public: on sale 10am June 8. (more)

Huang Yi & KUKA

October 8 / 7:30 pm $22-30
Loeb Playhouse
Huang Yi & KUKA is a playful & poetic two-step of man & machine that combines modern dance, multimedia, & mechanical engineering. (more)

Intermission Club: Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat

October 16 / 6:45 pm - 7:30 pm
Hovde Hall
Don’t forget! Join us for Intermission Club! Our Intermission Club event will be in full-swing prior to Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat. (more)

Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat

October 16 / 7:30 pm $24-54
Elliott Hall of Music
Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat is Andrew Lloyd Webber’s uplifting Broadway musical masterpiece. Joseph—bring the family and share the dream! (more)

One Man Breaking Bad

October 17 / 7:00 pm $22-28
Loeb Playhouse
Miles Allen developed this show after his Breaking Bad impressions exploded on YouTube. His hilarious renditions of the characters include Skyler, Jesse & Heisenberg himself. (more)

Cécile McLorin Salvant

October 22 / 7:30 pm $20-26
Loeb Playhouse
Carrying the torch of Ella Fitzgerald & Billie Holiday, this Grammy nominated vocalist has a fresh take on the songs of jazz from the 1900s through the 30s. (more)

The Lightning Thief

November 8 / 3:00 pm $10-15
Loeb Playhouse
Imaginatively adapted from author Rick Riordan’s popular book series, The Lightning Thief is a musical adventure about discovering your potential. (more)

In Mo Yang

November 13 / 8:00 pm $15-20
Loeb Playhouse
Violinist In Mo Yang has already made his mark in classical music, winning competitions including the Boston Classical Orchestra’s Young Artists Competition. (more)

Peter Rabbit Tales

November 22 / 3:00 pm $10-15
Loeb Playhouse
To celebrate the 150th anniversary of Beatrix Potter’s birth, Enchantment Theatre brings her Peter Rabbit stories to life with masks, puppets, gorgeous scenery & original music. (more)

DIVA Jazz Orchestra

January 22, 2016 / 8:00 pm $20-28
Loeb Playhouse
The DIVA Jazz Orchestra has performed everywhere from clubs to Carnegie Hall & now makes a special return engagement for the Purdue Jazz Festival. (more)

Tian Jianan

January 30, 2016 / 8:00 pm $15-20
Purdue Memorial Union Ballrooms
Tian Jianan is a 21-year-old virtuoso of the bayan, a chromatic button-keyboard accordion. This rising star has earned more than 30 first-place finishes. (more)

Harpeth Rising

February 6, 2016 / 7:00 pm $15-20
Carnahan Hall
The violin, banjo & cello come together to form Harpeth Rising, a “chambergrass” trio, expertly blending folk & rock, with classical & newgrass. (more)

Harpeth Rising

February 6, 2016 / 9:30 pm $15-20
Carnahan Hall
The violin, banjo & cello come together to form Harpeth Rising, a “chambergrass” trio, expertly blending folk & rock, with classical & newgrass. (more)

Intermission Club: Annie

February 11, 2016 / 6:15 pm - 7:00 pm
Hovde Hall
Don’t forget! Join us for Intermission Club! Our Intermission Club event will be in full-swing prior to Annie. (more)

Annie

February 11, 2016 / 7:00 pm $24-54
Elliott Hall of Music
The world’s best-loved musical, returns in time-honored form with a brand-new incarnation of the iconic original—from the Tony Award®-winning book & score. (more)

Junie B.’s Essential Survival Guide to School

February 14, 2016 / 3:00 pm $10-15
Loeb Playhouse
Junie B. Jones has been in school for a year & a half, so who better to write the book on everything you need to know? (more)

A Moon for the Misbegotten

February 18, 2016 / 7:30 pm $22-30
Loeb Playhouse
Walnut Street Theatre returns to Purdue with "A Moon for the Misbegotten," written by one of America's premiere dramatists, Eugene O'Neill. (more)

Philip Glass: The Complete Piano Etudes

February 20, 2016 / 7:00 pm $35-75
Loeb Playhouse
Composer Philip Glass and 4 pianists will illuminate the 30-year evolution of Glass’s compositional voice, in a performance of The Complete Piano Etudes. (more)

Meklit

February 27, 2016 / 8:00 pm $18-25
Lafayette Theater
Singer Meklit has been hailed by the San Francisco Chronicle as “an artistic giant in the early stages” & blends folk & jazz with global roots. (more)

Intermission Club: 42nd Street

March 3, 2016 / 6:45 pm - 7:30 pm
Hovde Hall
Don’t forget! Join us for Intermission Club! Our Intermission Club event will be in full-swing prior to 42nd Street. (more)

42nd Street

March 3, 2016 / 7:30 pm $24-54
Elliott Hall of Music
This Broadway classic includes some of the most famous songs ever written, such as “We’re in the Money,” “Lullaby of Broadway,” and “42nd Street.” (more)

Manual Cinema

March 5, 2016 / 4:00 pm $20-25
Lafayette Theater
Chicago-based shadow puppet company, Manual Cinema, brings to life Lula del Ray—a story inspired by the music of Hank Williams, Roy Orbison, and Patsy Cline. (more)

Manual Cinema

March 5, 2016 / 8:00 pm $20-25
Lafayette Theater
Chicago-based shadow puppet company, Manual Cinema, brings to life Lula del Ray—a story inspired by the music of Hank Williams, Roy Orbison, and Patsy Cline. (more)

Intermission Club: Mark Morris Dance Group

April 2, 2016 / 7:15 pm - 8:00 pm
Hovde Hall
Don’t forget! Join us for Intermission Club! Our Intermission Club event will be in full-swing prior to Mark Morris Dance Group. (more)

Mark Morris Dance Group: Dido and Aeneas

April 2, 2016 / 8:00 pm $24-49
Elliott Hall of Music
Dido and Aeneas brings Purcell’s famous opera to life with a live chamber orchestra, vocalists and dancers under Mark Morris’s baton. (more)

SFJAZZ Collective: The Michael Jackson Project

April 7, 2016 / 7:30 pm $20-28
Loeb Playhouse
SFJAZZ Collective is known for their original compositions & new arrangements by notable composers, they'll now feature pop star, Michael Jackson. (more)

TEDxPurdueU

April 9, 2016 $15-25
Loeb Playhouse
TEDxPurdueU, an independently organized TED (Technology, Entertainment, Design) event, uses storytelling to nurture a culture of innovation through sharing ideas. (more)

Les Violons du Roy

April 16, 2016 / 8:00 pm $22-28
Loeb Playhouse
Violons du Roy is a 15-piece ensemble that specializes in the performance practices of the 17th & 18th centuries–featuring pianist Alexandre Tharaud. (more)

Intermission Club: Once

April 21, 2016 / 6:45 pm - 7:30 pm
Hovde Hall
Don’t forget! Join us for Intermission Club! Our Intermission Club event will be in full-swing prior to Once. (more)

Once

April 21, 2016 / 7:30 pm $24-54
Elliott Hall of Music
Winner of 8 Tony Awards, Once features an ensemble of actors who play their own instruments onstage & tells the enchanting tale of a Dublin street musician. (more)

Intermission Club: The Illusionists

April 27, 2016 / 6:45 pm - 7:30 pm
Hovde Hall
Don’t forget! Join us for Intermission Club! Our Intermission Club event will be in full-swing prior to The Illusionists. (more)

The Illusionists

April 27, 2016 / 7:30 pm $24-54
Elliott Hall of Music
Direct from Broadway, The Illusionists showcases the talents of 7 of the most incredible illusionists. Audiences will witness stunning acts of grand illusion, levitation, & more. (more)
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