From Indigo Girls to Prairie Home Companion, 2014-15 Performing Arts Series is top-notch

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The 2014-15 season of the Goshen College Performing Arts Series will again bring extraordinary and top quality arts performances to the college, including the Indigo Girls, Lyle Lovett, Peking Acrobats and the return of Garrison Keillor, who will bring his Prairie Home Companion show to the Sauder Hall stage.

The Legendary Count Basie Orchestra to perform at Goshen College April 5

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The Legendary Count Basie Orchestra and New York Voices will unite to recreate the magic that won them the 1996 Grammy Award for their inspired collaboration, “Live at Manchester Craftsmen’s Guild,” as part of the Performing Arts Series on April 5, 2014 at 7:30 p.m. in Goshen College’s Sauder Concert Hall.

Ready to advance your career? Graduate and continuing studies open house is March 28

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On Friday, March 28, from 4 to 7 p.m., adults interested in graduate and continuing studies programs have an opportunity to visit the Goshen College campus during a spring open house to learn more about these exciting programs. The open house will take place in the college’s Newcomer Center, Room 19 (on Main Street, across from IU Goshen Hospital).

Dinner and a show: Annual International Student Club Coffeehouse is March 8

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The Goshen College International Student Club (ISC) will offer dinner and a show during their annual ISC Coffeehouse on Saturday, March 8. The evening will begin at 5 p.m. with a student-catered international meal held in the College Mennonite Church Fellowship Hall. A show featuring international music and dance will follow at 7 p.m. in the Music Center’s Sauder Concert Hall.

Seven student musicians featured in 54th Concerto-Aria concert

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Seven student winners of the 2013-2014 Goshen College Concerto-Aria competition will perform arias and individual concerto movements with the Goshen College Symphony Orchestra, directed by Dr. Christopher Fashun, in the 54th annual Concerto-Aria concert on Saturday, Feb. 8. The concert will begin at 7:30 p.m. in the Music Center’s Sauder Concert Hall.

Ted & Company explores hopes and fears with new show on sexuality and the church

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Ted & Company TheaterWorks will debut a new performance, titled “Learning to Play,” in the Goshen College Church-Chapel on Sunday, Jan. 26 at 7:30 p.m. In “Learning to Play,” Ted Swartz uses his distinctive humor to give voice to our fears and hopes when a faith community engages in questions around sexuality and same-sex relationships.