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Purdue Contemporary Dance Company to perform Winter Works Concert

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — The Purdue Contemporary Dance Company will present its Winter Works 2009 Concert on Dec. 11 and 12. The dance company, which is the Patti and Rusty Rueff School of Visual and Performing Arts resident modern dance company, will perform eight new dances created by faculty and student choreographers. The concert is […] Read the full story

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Lady Gaga coming to Purdue in January

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Pop superstar Lady Gaga will perform at 7:30 p.m. Jan. 14 in Purdue University’s Elliott Hall of Music. The show (which thankfully will not include Kanye West) also features special guests Kid Cudi and Jason DeRulo. Purdue’s Student Concert Committee is presenting the performance. Lady Gaga says, “The Haus of Gaga […] Read the full story

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Cedar Lake Contemporary Ballet Company showcases dance works

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — The New York-based Cedar Lake Contemporary Ballet Company will celebrate works by contemporary dance visionaries and showcase a wide-ranging spectrum of both American and international repertory Nov. 13 in Purdue Stewart Center’s Loeb Playhouse. The 8 p.m. event is presented by Purdue Convocations and includes a pre-show discussion by a member […] Read the full story

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Call-Out for Dickens of a Christmas participants

LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Kids, youth, and others are invited to participate in Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol. Those interested in participating should plan to attend the rehearsal call-out session on Thursday, October 29th at 6:30p at the Tippecanoe Arts Federation, 638 North Street, Lafayette (enter the side door and go to the lower level). The […] Read the full story

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Memorable moments come alive in ‘Jazz from the Movies’

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — What does the chick flick “When Harry Met Sally” have in common with the animated feature “The Incredibles?” Both films use jazz to tell their stories. For movie lovers, the first concert of the jazz season for Purdue’s American Music Repertory Ensemble, Lab Jazz Band and Jazz Choir, “Jazz from the […] Read the full story

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Purdue bands and orchestras open concert season Homecoming weekend

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Purdue University bands and orchestras will kick off their 2009-10 concert season during homecoming weekend. Orchestras will perform its Homecoming Concert Saturday (Oct. 3) in the Long Center, 111 N. Sixth St., Lafayette. The Purdue Symphonic and Concert bands will perform a tribute to “Main Street USA” at 2:30 p.m. Sunday, […] Read the full story

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Greater Lafayette Community Calendar

 December 2018