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Fine Arts Calendar

All events are open to the public. Tickets are required for the Concert Opera & Drama Series, student plays and Chorale concerts.

April 2015

Art Exhibit: Graphic Design Seniors

Mar 30, Mon – Apr 13

Sargent Art Building, Exhibition Corridor

Examples from the graphic design majors' senior portfolios and internships—a highlight of the graphic design program.

Closed on Sundays.

Mar 30, Mon
– Apr 13

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Cello Choir

Apr 1, Wed 5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

War Memorial Chapel

Under the direction of Yuriy Leonovich, the University’s Cello Choir presents an evening of chamber music for small and large cello ensembles. This concert, titled "Bachianas," includes selections by Bach, Villa-Lobos, and Fauré.

Apr 1, Wed
5:00 p.m.

– 6:00 p.m.

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Living Gallery: Rivals on the Road

Apr 2, Thu 4:30 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Rodeheaver Auditorium

A boldly unique, dramatic presentation of sacred masterworks of art depicting Christ’s ministry and passion. See these great paintings “come alive” in life-size re-creations on the Rodeheaver stage as choirs, instrumentalists and costumed actors re-create scenes from our Lord’s ministry on earth. "Rivals on the Road" will highlight the struggles of two characters as each in his own way deals with who Jesus of Nazareth really is and how they will respond to the Messiah.

Season subscriptions now include Living Gallery tickets. Individual tickets may be purchased at the Programs & Productions box office for $12 for adults and $10 for children (6-12). For information, visit livinggallery.bju.edu.

More info…

Apr 2, Thu
4:30 p.m.

– 6:00 p.m.

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Living Gallery: Rivals on the Road

Apr 2, Thu 7:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

Rodeheaver Auditorium

A boldly unique, dramatic presentation of sacred masterworks of art depicting Christ’s ministry and passion. See these great paintings “come alive” in life-size re-creations on the Rodeheaver stage as choirs, instrumentalists and costumed actors re-create scenes from our Lord’s ministry on earth. "Rivals on the Road" will highlight the struggles of two characters as each in his own way deals with who Jesus of Nazareth really is and how they will respond to the Messiah.

Season subscriptions now include Living Gallery tickets. Individual tickets may be purchased at the Programs & Productions box office for $12 for adults and $10 for children (6-12). For information, visit livinggallery.bju.edu.

More info…

Apr 2, Thu
7:30 p.m.

– 9:00 p.m.

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Living Gallery: Rivals on the Road

Apr 3, Fri 4:30 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Rodeheaver Auditorium

A boldly unique, dramatic presentation of sacred masterworks of art depicting Christ’s ministry and passion. See these great paintings “come alive” in life-size re-creations on the Rodeheaver stage as choirs, instrumentalists and costumed actors re-create scenes from our Lord’s ministry on earth. "Rivals on the Road" will highlight the struggles of two characters as each in his own way deals with who Jesus of Nazareth really is and how they will respond to the Messiah.

Season subscriptions now include Living Gallery tickets. Individual tickets may be purchased at the Programs & Productions box office for $12 for adults and $10 for children (6-12). For information, visit livinggallery.bju.edu.

More info…

Apr 3, Fri
4:30 p.m.

– 6:00 p.m.

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Percussion Ensemble

Apr 3, Fri 5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Stratton Hall

Come enjoy the sights and sounds of the University’s Percussion Ensemble, under the direction of Rob Schoolfield, as they perform selections by Tompkins, McCarthy and Deane.

Apr 3, Fri
5:00 p.m.

– 6:00 p.m.

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Guest Harp Recital: Alexandra Mullins

Apr 3, Fri 7:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

War Memorial Chapel

Guest harpist, Alexandra Mullins, American Harp Society Concert Artist of the Year, will be performing varied works for solo harp. The recital includes selections by Tournier, Pescetti and Renie.

Apr 3, Fri
7:00 p.m.

– 8:00 p.m.

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Living Gallery: Rivals on the Road

Apr 3, Fri 7:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

Rodeheaver Auditorium

A boldly unique, dramatic presentation of sacred masterworks of art depicting Christ’s ministry and passion. See these great paintings “come alive” in life-size re-creations on the Rodeheaver stage as choirs, instrumentalists and costumed actors re-create scenes from our Lord’s ministry on earth. "Rivals on the Road" will highlight the struggles of two characters as each in his own way deals with who Jesus of Nazareth really is and how they will respond to the Messiah.

Season subscriptions now include Living Gallery tickets. Individual tickets may be purchased at the Programs & Productions box office for $12 for adults and $10 for children (6-12). For information, visit livinggallery.bju.edu.

More info…

Apr 3, Fri
7:30 p.m.

– 9:00 p.m.

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Harp Masterclass: Guest Harpist Alexandra Mullins

Apr 4, Sat 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

War Memorial Chapel

Sponsored by the American Harp Society, guest harpist Alexandra Mullins, will be presenting a masterclass, which is open to the public.

Apr 4, Sat
9:00 a.m.

– 12:00 p.m.

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Junior Piano Recital: Aileen Huizinga

Apr 4, Sat 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Fine Arts Center, 119

Apr 4, Sat
11:00 a.m.

– 12:00 p.m.

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Graduate Piano Chamber Recital: Ariel Mills

Apr 4, Sat 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Stratton Hall

Apr 4, Sat
1:00 p.m.

– 2:00 p.m.

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Junior Piano Recital: Sarah Weaver and Alexandria Ensley

Apr 4, Sat 2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Fine Arts Center, 224

Apr 4, Sat
2:00 p.m.

– 3:00 p.m.

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Living Gallery: Rivals on the Road

Apr 4, Sat 2:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Rodeheaver Auditorium

A boldly unique, dramatic presentation of sacred masterworks of art depicting Christ’s ministry and passion. See these great paintings “come alive” in life-size re-creations on the Rodeheaver stage as choirs, instrumentalists and costumed actors re-create scenes from our Lord’s ministry on earth. "Rivals on the Road" will highlight the struggles of two characters as each in his own way deals with who Jesus of Nazareth really is and how they will respond to the Messiah.

Season subscriptions now include Living Gallery tickets. Individual tickets may be purchased at the Programs & Productions box office for $12 for adults and $10 for children (6-12). For information, visit livinggallery.bju.edu.

More info…

Apr 4, Sat
2:00 p.m.

– 3:30 p.m.

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Living Gallery: Rivals on the Road

Apr 4, Sat 4:30 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Rodeheaver Auditorium

A boldly unique, dramatic presentation of sacred masterworks of art depicting Christ’s ministry and passion. See these great paintings “come alive” in life-size re-creations on the Rodeheaver stage as choirs, instrumentalists and costumed actors re-create scenes from our Lord’s ministry on earth. "Rivals on the Road" will highlight the struggles of two characters as each in his own way deals with who Jesus of Nazareth really is and how they will respond to the Messiah.

Season subscriptions now include Living Gallery tickets. Individual tickets may be purchased at the Programs & Productions box office for $12 for adults and $10 for children (6-12). For information, visit livinggallery.bju.edu.

More info…

Apr 4, Sat
4:30 p.m.

– 6:00 p.m.

Download

Living Gallery: Rivals on the Road

Apr 4, Sat 7:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

Rodeheaver Auditorium

A boldly unique, dramatic presentation of sacred masterworks of art depicting Christ’s ministry and passion. See these great paintings “come alive” in life-size re-creations on the Rodeheaver stage as choirs, instrumentalists and costumed actors re-create scenes from our Lord’s ministry on earth. "Rivals on the Road" will highlight the struggles of two characters as each in his own way deals with who Jesus of Nazareth really is and how they will respond to the Messiah.

Season subscriptions now include Living Gallery tickets. Individual tickets may be purchased at the Programs & Productions box office for $12 for adults and $10 for children (6-12). For information, visit livinggallery.bju.edu.

More info…

Apr 4, Sat
7:30 p.m.

– 9:00 p.m.

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Voice Recital: Stephen Rinard

Apr 6, Mon 5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

War Memorial Chapel

Apr 6, Mon
5:00 p.m.

– 6:00 p.m.

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Theatre Arts: Strike a Chord: Her Pages, Her Story

Apr 9, Thu 5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Stratton Hall

Directed by Rachel Georges, this drama portrays the life of Rachel Joy Scott, an American student and the first murder victim of the Columbine High School massacre—which claimed the lives of 12 students and a teacher as well as both perpetrators.

Free admission: no ticket required.

Apr 9, Thu
5:00 p.m.

– 6:00 p.m.

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Chamber Harp Ensemble

Apr 10, Fri 5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Stratton Hall

Enjoy the rare and beautiful sound of a dozen or more harps from the Chamber Harp Ensemble directed by Emily Waggoner.

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Apr 10, Fri
5:00 p.m.

– 6:00 p.m.

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Faculty String Quartet

Apr 10, Fri 7:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

War Memorial Chapel

Under the direction of Dianne Pinner, the Faculty String Quartet presents works by Schumann and Dvorak.

Apr 10, Fri
7:00 p.m.

– 8:00 p.m.

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Piano Recital: Josh Lowery

Apr 11, Sat 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.

War Memorial Chapel

Apr 11, Sat
1:00 p.m.

– 2:00 p.m.

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Trumpet Recital: Brian Biggs

Apr 11, Sat 3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

War Memorial Chapel

Apr 11, Sat
3:00 p.m.

– 4:00 p.m.

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Opus 6

Apr 11, Sat 5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

War Memorial Chapel

Opus 6, the official vocal performance ensemble of the Bob Jones University Voice Department, is comprised of six singers—two sopranos, one alto, one tenor and two basses. This April recital will feature vocal music down through the ages with the ensemble in various combinations, from solos to the complete ensemble.

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Apr 11, Sat
5:00 p.m.

– 6:00 p.m.

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Graduate Voice Recital: Zach Calhoun

Apr 11, Sat 7:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

War Memorial Chapel

Apr 11, Sat
7:00 p.m.

– 8:00 p.m.

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String Chamber Groups

Apr 13, Mon 5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

War Memorial Chapel

String Chamber Groups, under the direction of Dianne Pinner, present works composed by Korngold, Mendelssohn and Brahms.

Apr 13, Mon
5:00 p.m.

– 6:00 p.m.

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Art Exhibit: AACS Competition

Apr 15, Wed – Apr 16

Sargent Art Building, Exhibition Corridor

This exhibition displays the works of art finalists competing in the American Association of Christian Schools National Art Competition and includes the winners in each category for 2015.

Apr 15, Wed
– Apr 16

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Junior Harp Recital: Erin Hansen

Apr 17, Fri 5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Fine Arts Center, 224

Apr 17, Fri
5:00 p.m.

– 6:00 p.m.

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Concert Choir

Apr 17, Fri 7:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

War Memorial Chapel

Come join the Concert Choir, under the direction of Beth Eubank, for "A Musical Banquet.” Enjoy appetizer, main course and dessert selections that will satisfy your musical appetite!

Apr 17, Fri
7:00 p.m.

– 8:00 p.m.

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Junior Piano Recital: Reed West

Apr 17, Fri 8:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.

Fine Arts Center, 119

Apr 17, Fri
8:30 p.m.

– 9:30 p.m.

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Piano Recital: Carol Anne Matthews

Apr 18, Sat 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.

War Memorial Chapel

Apr 18, Sat
1:00 p.m.

– 2:00 p.m.

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Voice Recital: Sarah Wright

Apr 18, Sat 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.

War Memorial Chapel

Apr 18, Sat
1:00 p.m.

– 2:00 p.m.

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Graduate Composition Recital: Daniel Minnick

Apr 18, Sat 3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

War Memorial Chapel

Apr 18, Sat
3:00 p.m.

– 4:00 p.m.

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Symphonic Wind Band

Apr 18, Sat 7:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Rodeheaver Auditorium

Under the direction of Dan Turner, the Symphonic Wind Band takes the audience on a tour of patriotic music with compositions by Copland, Fillmore, Schuman and Sousa, with narration by Dr. Ed Panosian.

Apr 18, Sat
7:00 p.m.

– 8:00 p.m.

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Junior Voice Recital: DaRin Cho

Apr 21, Tue 4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

War Memorial Chapel

Apr 21, Tue
4:00 p.m.

– 5:00 p.m.

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Junior Voice Recital: Kristen Clark

Apr 21, Tue 4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

War Memorial Chapel

Apr 21, Tue
4:00 p.m.

– 5:00 p.m.

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University Singers

Apr 22, Wed 5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Stratton Hall

Under the direction of Eliezer Yanson Jr., the University Singers presents "God With Us," a sacred concert with works by Mozart, Monk, Mendelssohn and Gustafson.

Apr 22, Wed
5:00 p.m.

– 6:00 p.m.

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Theatre Arts: The White Rose

Apr 23, Thu 7:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

Performance Hall

Directed by John Cox.

Tickets go on sale April 4.

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Apr 23, Thu
7:30 p.m.

– 8:30 p.m.

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Concert Band

Apr 24, Fri 5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Stratton Hall

Under the direction of Bruce Cox, the Concert Band presents "Vacations," a concert presenting compositions by George, Curnow, Fischer and Rudgers. The selections represent places to visit and things to do when traveling.

Apr 24, Fri
5:00 p.m.

– 6:00 p.m.

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Chorale

Apr 24, Fri 6:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

War Memorial Chapel

Known for its beautiful a cappella singing, the 50-voice choir (under the direction of Warren Cook) delights audiences once again with two identical performances. Free tickets are available at Programs & Productions and in the Gustafson Fine Arts Center Music Library.

Apr 24, Fri
6:30 p.m.

– 7:30 p.m.

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Cinema Department Film Showcase

Apr 24, Fri 7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

Stratton Hall

The University is invited to attend the Cinema Department Film Showcase. The films shown will include projects by students and faculty.

Apr 24, Fri
7:00 p.m.

– 8:30 p.m.

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Theatre Arts: The White Rose

Apr 24, Fri 7:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

Performance Hall

Directed by John Cox.

Tickets go on sale April 4.

Buy tickets.

Apr 24, Fri
7:30 p.m.

– 8:30 p.m.

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Chorale

Apr 24, Fri 8:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

War Memorial Chapel

Known for its beautiful a cappella singing, the 50-voice choir (under the direction of Warren Cook) delights audiences once again with two identical performances. Free tickets are available at Programs & Productions and in the Gustafson Fine Arts Center Music Library.

More info…

Apr 24, Fri
8:00 p.m.

– 9:00 p.m.

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Piano Recital: Ben Cepeda

Apr 25, Sat 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Stratton Hall

Apr 25, Sat
1:00 p.m.

– 2:00 p.m.

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Theatre Arts: The White Rose

Apr 25, Sat 2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Performance Hall

Directed by John Cox.

Tickets go on sale April 4.

Buy tickets.

Apr 25, Sat
2:00 p.m.

– 3:00 p.m.

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Junior Piano Recital: Oksana Sivova

Apr 25, Sat 4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Fine Arts Center, 119

Apr 25, Sat
4:00 p.m.

– 5:00 p.m.

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Piano Recital: Alicia Bachorik

Apr 25, Sat 5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

War Memorial Chapel

Apr 25, Sat
5:00 p.m.

– 6:00 p.m.

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BJU Symphony Orchestra

Apr 25, Sat 7:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Rodeheaver Auditorium

The University’s Symphony Orchestra presents its annual Spring Gala concert featuring the winner of the 2015 BJU Concert/Aria Competition. Michael W. Moore, director.

Apr 25, Sat
7:00 p.m.

– 8:00 p.m.

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Theatre Arts: The White Rose

Apr 25, Sat 7:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

Performance Hall

Directed by John Cox.

Tickets go on sale April 4.

Buy tickets.

Apr 25, Sat
7:30 p.m.

– 8:30 p.m.

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Art Exhibit: Annual Art & Photography Contests

Apr 27, Mon – May 8

Sargent Art Building, Exhibition Corridor

An exhibition of juried entries from the annual student art and photography contests, featuring the three finalists in each contest.

Closed on Sundays.

Apr 27, Mon
– May 8

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Chamber String Orchestra

Apr 27, Mon 5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Stratton Hall

Yuriy Leonovich and the Chamber String Orchestra present "Gems," a concert with compositions by Ravel, Bizet, Respighi, Morricone and Jenkins.

Apr 27, Mon
5:00 p.m.

– 6:00 p.m.

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Music Contest Finals

Apr 27, Mon 7:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

War Memorial Chapel

Open music contests are held each year among university students. The three finalists in each contest present their pieces in public performance. This program features finalists in men's and women's voice, woodwinds and bowed strings.

Apr 27, Mon
7:00 p.m.

– 8:00 p.m.

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Theatre Arts: The White Rose

Apr 27, Mon 7:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

Performance Hall

Directed by John Cox.

Tickets go on sale April 4.

Buy tickets.

Apr 27, Mon
7:30 p.m.

– 8:30 p.m.

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Collegiate Choir

Apr 28, Tue 5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

War Memorial Chapel

The Collegiate Choir, under the direction of Fred Coleman, presents “Psalms, Hymns and Holy Writings,” a sacred concert with works by Rutter, Berger, Mattei and Stopford.

Apr 28, Tue
5:00 p.m.

– 6:00 p.m.

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Music Contest Finals

Apr 28, Tue 7:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Stratton Hall

Open music contests are held each year among university students. The three finalists in each contest present their pieces in public performance. This program features finalists from the piano and brass contests and the winner from the composition contest.

Apr 28, Tue
7:00 p.m.

– 8:00 p.m.

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Theatre Arts: The White Rose

Apr 28, Tue 7:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

Performance Hall

Directed by John Cox.

Tickets go on sale April 4.

Buy tickets.

Apr 28, Tue
7:30 p.m.

– 8:30 p.m.

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Lyric Choir

Apr 30, Thu 5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

War Memorial Chapel

Experience the fresh and inspiring performance of BJU’s women’s choir. Under the direction of Eliezer Yanson Jr., the Lyric Choir presents a sacred concert, “To Everything There Is a Season,” with compositions by Forrest, Stroope, Koepke and Ginsberg.

Apr 30, Thu
5:00 p.m.

– 6:00 p.m.

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Theatre Arts: The White Rose

Apr 30, Thu 7:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

Performance Hall

Directed by John Cox.

Tickets go on sale April 4.

Buy tickets.

Apr 30, Thu
7:30 p.m.

– 8:30 p.m.

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