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ANNIE MOSES BAND The Annie Moses Band, has been inspiring and entertaining audiences for over a decade, bringing their distinctive style of music across the U.S. and around the world. A captivating blend of folk and classical, the Annie Moses Band is a talented ensemble of songwriters, singers, musicians, and siblings combining technical skill with exhilarating showmanship. The band’s innovative sound has delighted audiences in record breaking numbers of airings on PBS and on stages as diverse as Carnegie Hall and the Grand Ole Opry. Award-winning composer, Bill Wolaver, weaves musical styles together into cinematic arrangements while the virtuosic siblings bring Juilliard-honed chops to Nashville-styled music-making.

AMAZING GRACE AS

4+

23 JANUARY

AT 7:30 PM

Amazing Grace is a musical based on the inspiring true story behind the world’s most beloved song. John Newton, a strong-willed and musically talented Englishman, finds himself torn between following his father’s footsteps as a slave trader or embracing the compassionate views of his childhood sweetheart. Accompanied by his slave, Thomas, John goes to the seas where on that journey he is in his darkest hour. This transformative moment of self-reckoning inspires the anthem we all know today.

DO YOU SPEAK DJEMBÉ? 4

26 JANUARY

AT 7:00 PM

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4+

AT 7:30 PM

A New Broadway Musical

Rodgers + Hammerstein’s

CINDERELLA

Rodgers + Hammerstein’s Cinderella is the Tony Award®-winning Broadway musical from the creators of The Sound of Music and South Pacific that’s delighting audiences with its contemporary take on the classic tale. This lush production features an incredible orchestra, jaw-dropping transformations and all the moments you love—the pumpkin, the glass slipper, the masked ball and more—plus some surprising new twists!

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17 FEBRUARY

Tonight you are a star performer! Led by your Master of Ceremonies, you and the entire audience participate in the show and play your favorite tunes alongside an amazing line-up of world-class Western and African musicians, where the audience becomes the largest djembé band in America. Led by Doug Manuel, the show is a unique interactive family experience filled with energy and emotion – never seen or heard before – that has taken the public and the media by storm!

27 FEBRUARY

AS

4+

AT 7:30 PM

MOSCOW FESTIVAL BALLET Romeo & Juliet / Carmen

Leading dancers from across Russia have forged under artistic director, Sergei Radchenko, an exciting new company staging new productions of timeless classics, Romeo & Juliet and Carmen. Both productions are to be performed in one evening of breathtaking ballet. Experience these timeless and exhilarating love stories of perseverance and fate.

20 MARCH

4+

AT 7:30 PM

See order form for pricing and details or contact us at bsu.edu/emens or 765.285.1539

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