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Dali Quartet - Classic Roots, Latin Passion

Thursday, February 27
Whitley Auditorium, 7:30 p.m.

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Moscow Festival Ballet - The Sleeping Beauty

Thursday, March 6
McCrary Theatre, 7:30 p.m.

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Ian Hobson, The Adams Foundation Piano Recital

Tuesday, March 18
Whitley Auditorium, 7:30 p.m.

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Elon University Spring Convocation, A Conversation with President Emeritus J. Earl Danieley

Wednesday, April 2
Alumni Gym, 3:30 p.m.

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May

Thursday-Saturday, May 1-3
The Department of Performing Arts presents HEADVOICE, Written by Ethan Anderson ‘14
Black Box Theatre, Center for the Arts, Thursday-Friday, 7:30 p.m.; Saturday, 2 and 7:30 p.m.

The world premiere of an original song cycle written by Elon Honors scholar and BFA Music Theatre major Ethan Andersen. The music and lyrics are witty, touching and exuberant. Directed and choreographed by Elon students, mentored by Professors Lynne Kurdziel-Formato and Rick Church with Jack Smith providing costume and scenic design. Admission: $13 or Elon ID. Reservations are highly recommended and will be taken beginning April 24 by calling (336) 278-5650.


Friday, May 2
BA and BFA Thesis Exhibition
opening reception and artist talks, Gallery 406, Arts West, 5:30 p.m.

As part of the graduating Elon Art Major’s capstone experience, this exhibition represents the culmination of their art making endeavors. During the opening reception, each exhibiting artist will present brief statements that offers context to their thesis. Exhibition continues through May 19.


Saturday, May 3
Time Unplugged: A Celebration of the Arts & Sciences at Elon University
Arts West, Center for the Arts, Moseley Center, and other locations across campus, 2 – 5:30 p.m.

These fun-filled, educational family and community festivities start at Art West. Visit Gallery 406, and continue along the Sculpture Walk to Young Commons, where an archeological excavation and a wide array of science education activities are planned. Soundscapes will be shared in the Center for the Arts. Percussion music by Elon and community members will be performed around Lake Mary Nell. Students and faculty from the English department will share how their creative writing moves us to a greater appreciation of the environment and its finite supply. Costume designs developed from recycled materials will be displayed, and anthropological insights into the social construction of time will be shared. In addition to these and other Elon generated events, local community artists will also be on-hand, bringing their talents and showcasing their work – sculpture, painting, bonsai trees, instrument design, etc. Admission is free with a nonperishable food item in support of Elon’s Campus Kitchen and Allied Churches. Donations will be accepted at the Arts West parking lot.



Saturday, May 3
The President’s Music Concert
McCrary Theatre, 7:30 p.m.

Dr. Lambert hosts this popular musical event featuring Department of Music students, faculty, staff and alumni. The extravaganza will feature an eclectic blend of musical masterpieces not to be missed. Admission and ticket information will be announced as the date approaches.


Thursday, May 8
Elon Electric Ensemble, “One-Hit Wonders”
McCrary Theatre, 7:30 p.m.

An evening of fun, memorable songs that so-happened to be the only major hits for the artists that recorded them. Songs date from the 1960’s to the beginning of the 21st century. Sponsored by the Department of Music


Sunday, May 11
Elon Music Ambassadors
Yeager Recital Hall, 7:30 p.m.

The Elon Music Ambassadors, under the direction of Virginia Novine Whittaker, performs their spring program, "Postcards from Europe.” This elite instrumental and vocal ensemble will perform selections that will take you on a musical journey. Experience music from the pubs of Ireland to the opera houses of Italy! Sponsored by the Department of Music


Tuesday, May 13
Elon University Phoenix Winds
McCrary Theatre, 7:30 p.m.

A combined campus and community ensemble performs contemporary wind band music. Sponsored by the Department of Music