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Med Flory Jazz Fest seeks volunteers to work, invites attendees to ‘get dolled up’

LOGANSPORT, Ind. — The Cass County Arts Alliance is seeking thirty to forty volunteers to work during the May 15 and 16, 2009 Med Flory Jazz and Blues Festival. Volunteers work two hour shifts and will receive one free session ticket to the festival. A volunteer orientation meeting is scheduled March 31 at the Logansport […] Read the full story

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Nrityagram Ensemble to showcase Indian dance traditions

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Blending the classical dance forms of India with contemporary dance concepts, the Nrityagram Dance Ensemble will perform at Purdue Stewart Center’s Loeb Playhouse at 8 p.m. March 27. The performance is presented by Purdue Convocations as part of its World Stage series. A talk titled “Why Indian dance is new and […] Read the full story

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Greater Lafayette creativity featured in ‘Tippecanus Rex’

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Purdue University Galleries and the Tippecanoe Arts Federation invite Greater Lafayette artists, writers and performers of all ages to participate in a communitywide project of creativity, imagination, myth and tall tales called “Tippecanus Rex.” “Tippecanus Rex” (Tipp-eh-can-us Rex) will highlight the invented history of the Tippecanoe County region through visual, performing, […] Read the full story

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Swing dance at Recreational Sports Center to offer live jazz Feb. 6

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Purdue’s jazz bands will play for local dancers Friday (Feb. 6) at the Jazz Swing Dance in the Recreational Sports Center’s South Gym. The event will feature music from the American Music Repertory Ensemble, the Lab Jazz Band and the Concert Jazz Band from 7:30-10 p.m. Admission is free, and the […] Read the full story

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Purdue performers to offer singing Valentines

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Purdue Musical Organizations will be available for hire as they offer singing Valentines for the upcoming holiday. On Feb. 13, the day before Valentine’s Day, a group of performers from the Purdue Varsity Glee Club, the Purduettes and the Purdue Bells will sing a romantic tune and deliver a rose, cookie […] Read the full story

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Theater companies team up to present Shakespeare’s ‘Henry V’

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — The Acting Company and the Guthrie Theater will present “Henry V,” a Shakespearean epic about the power of courage and the price of glory, at 7 p.m. Feb. 5 in the Loeb Playhouse of Purdue’s Stewart Center. The production is presented by Purdue Convocations as part of its World Stage series. […] Read the full story

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Greater Lafayette Community Calendar

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