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At a Glance

UIndy Arts is celebrating 22 years of the Christel DeHaan Fine Arts Center with more than 100 events devoted to arts and culture. A schedule of events for the week is listed below. Admission is free to the public, unless otherwise indicated.

February 20 Through March 15

Art Exhibition: Herencia

The Art Gallery (adjacent to the Ruth Lilly Performance Hall), Christel DeHaan Fine Arts Center.

Reception: February 20, 4–6 p.m.

The multicultural arts organization Nopal Cultural presents this visual art exhibition showcasing work from national, international, and local artists. Herencia (the Spanish word for heritage) showcases artists who are working in themes inspired by Latin American heritage.

Monday, February 20, 7:30 p.m.

Echoing Air

Ruth Lilly Performance Hall, Christel DeHaan Fine Arts Center. Presented by Katz Sapper & Miller.

The period instrument ensemble Echoing Air explores the varied career of Scottish composer and countertenor John Abell with vocal and instrumental music of Baroque Scotland, England, and Ireland. The ensemble adds the wire-strung Gaelic harp, an instrument popular in England and continental Europe, for a program featuring music of Henry Purcell, John Blow, and other Restoration composers.

Tuesday, February 21, 7:30 p.m.

Jazz Combo

Ruth Lilly Performance Hall, Christel DeHaan Fine Arts Center

The UIndy Music Department boasts a wide variety of instrumental and choral ensembles featuring music majors and non-majors alike. Groups of varying sizes perform frequently throughout the year. From the UIndy Jazz Ensemble to the chamber vocal ensemble Schola, unique musical experiences await student participants and their audiences.

Wednesday, February 22, 7:30 p.m.

Everett Greene

Ruth Lilly Performance Hall, Christel DeHaan Fine Arts Center

Everett Greene has been singing for many years and was introduced to jazz after moving to Indianapolis. He has performed with Buddy and Wes Montgomery, David Baker, Slide Hampton, and many other locals who went on to national fame. He has also worked with Houston Person, Jack McDuff, Lou Donaldson, Dr. Lonnie Smith, as well as the world famous Count Basie Orchestra, the Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra, and the Hal Leonard Jazz Orchestra directed by John Clayton. He has traveled and performed in Africa, Japan, Italy, France, and throughout North America. He has been inducted into the Indianapolis Jazz Hall of Fame.

Admission: $15; $5 for seniors; free for ages 18 and younger, college students with ID. Tickets are available at uindy.edu/etc.

February 23, 24, & 25: 6:45 p.m. dinner, 8 p.m. performance

Dinner Theatre: Move Over, Mrs. Markham

Schwitzer Student Center

Admission: $27 general; $25 for alumni, senior citizens, groups of eight or more, and non-UIndy students with ID; $15 for UIndy students, faculty, and staff.

Free Preview: February 23 at 8 p.m.: No dinner included.

Dinner Theatre: February 24 & 25: Dinner is served at 6:45 p.m. and the performance starts at 8 p.m.

Hilarity ensues when three couples arrange secret rendezvous in the same London apartment. Playwright Ray Cooney is known for his many farces staged in London’s West End, including last year's Dinner Theatre hit Out of Order.

Friday, February 24, 7:30 p.m.

Guest Recital: Wolfgang David, violin; David Gompper, pianist/composer

Ruth Lilly Performance Hall, Christel DeHaan Fine Arts Center
Admission is free to the public.
 

The acclaimed duo returns to UIndy in a program of Ravel, Sciarrino, and Gompper. Violinist Wolfgang David has toured extensively on four continents, including solo appearances with the Royal Philharmonic in London, the Vienna Radio Symphony, and the Johannesburg Philharmonic. Composer/pianist David Gompper is Professor of Music at the University of Iowa and was recently teaching and conducting at the Moscow Conservatory as a Fulbright Scholar. 

Upcoming Events

Sunday, February 26, 6:45 p.m.

Dinner Theatre: Move Over, Mrs. Markham

Schwitzer Student Center

Admission: $27 general; $25 for alumni, senior citizens, groups of eight or more, and non-UIndy students with ID; $15 for UIndy students, faculty, and staff.

Dinner is served at 6:45 p.m. and the performance starts at 8 p.m.

Hilarity ensues when three couples arrange secret rendezvous in the same London apartment.  Playwright Ray Cooney is known for his many farces staged in London’s West End, including last year's Dinner Theatre hit Out of Order.

 

Tuesday, February 28, 7:30 p.m.

Jazz Ensemble

Ruth Lilly Performance Hall, Christel DeHaan Fine Arts Center

The UIndy Music Department boasts a wide variety of instrumental and choral ensembles featuring music majors and non-majors alike. Groups of varying sizes perform frequently throughout the year. From the UIndy Jazz Ensemble to the chamber vocal ensemble Schola, unique musical experiences await student participants and their audiences.

March 2, 3, & 4: 6:45 dinner, 8 p.m. performance

Dinner Theatre: Move Over, Mrs. Markham

Schwitzer Student Center

Admission: $27 general; $25 for alumni, senior citizens, groups of eight or more, and non-UIndy students with ID; $15 for UIndy students, faculty, and staff. 

Theatre Presentation: March 2 at 8 p.m.: No dinner included.

Dinner Theatre: March 3 & 4: Dinner is served at 6:45 p.m. and the performance starts at 8 p.m.

Hilarity ensues when three couples arrange secret rendezvous in the same London apartment.  Playwright Ray Cooney is known for his many farces staged in London’s West End, including last year's Dinner Theatre hit Out of Order.