The Ball State opera theater performs at a dress rehearse of Le Nozze di Figaro (The Marriage of Figaro) on March 28th at Sursa Performance Hall. Opening night for the show will be Friday, March 31st at 7:30 p.m. in Sursa Performance Hall and a second performance will be on Sunday, April 2nd at 2 p.m. also in Sursa Performance Hall.
Beehive: The 60s Musical Sensation performs at John R. Emens Auditorium on March 28. The musical, which is on its 30th anniversary tour, consists of six singers dressed in 43 wigs and 40 costumes, using 25 cans of hairspray each week.
The Ball State baseball team played against Butler on March 28 at Ball Diamond in First Merchants Ballpark Complex. The Cardinals lost 3-7.
DWNTWN Muncie celebrated its 15th annual Muncie Gras on March 25. The event featured its first parade, several outdoor bars and food vendors, the Illuminate EDM Dance Party, The Fabulous Funcie Femmes and Friends Burlesque Show and much more.
People from all over the state gathered to the Indiana State House to support President Trump and his administration and veterans by marching around the Monument Circle, holding prayers, and live patriotic music on March 25.
Ball State baseball plays at home against Kent State on March 24 at First Merchants Ballpark Complex. The Cardinals and Golden Flashes face off again Saturday at 1 p.m. before finishing the series Sunday at 1 p.m.
Ball State baseball dropped the second game of it's Mid-American Conference-opening series against Kent State on Saturday. The Cardinals lost 6-3.
Both Ball State men’s and women’s coaches, along with Interim President Terry King, Athletic Director Mark Sandy and Charlie Cardinal, broke ground for the Earl Yestingsmeier Golf Center on Thursday. The facility will allow the golf teams to practice year-round and simulate any course around the world.
The Cardinals played against the Purdue Boilermakers on March 22 at Ball Diamond. Ball State lost 16-4, bringing their ranking to 11-10 overall.
Taj Express Musical Revue performs on March 21 in John R. Emens Auditorium . The show tells the story of Shankar, a music composer, and a love story between Arjen and Kareena.
The School of Music hosted the annual Women of Song concert, a show featuring female vocal soloists, the Ball State Women’s Chorus and the women’s chorus of Mt. Vernon High School, on Tuesday in Sursa Performance Hall. The concert was part of the 2017 Women’s Week.
The School of Music & Department of Theatre and Dance hosted a Dance and Music Collaboration on March 20 in Sursa Hall. The event honored the 10th anniversary of the completion of the 50-stop pipe Sursa Family Concert Organ.
The Ball State baseball team hosted a double-header against Dayton on March 18 at the Ball Baseball Diamond for this season's home opener. The Cardinals won 6-0 in the first game and 4-3 in the second game.
The No Good Riders, Pushing Daisy's, Petry Crawley and Cat London perform at Be Here Now for the annual St. Patrick's Day Music Get Down on March 17.
The Muncie Animal Shelter held Yoga & Cats on March 16. Yoga & Cats was created to raise money for the shelter and is held on the first Thursday of every month.
The women's basketball team lost 71-58 against Indiana on March 16 in Bloomington. The loss eliminated the Cardinals from the Women's National Invitation Tournament, ending the season with a ranking of 21-11, 14-4 MAC.
The Bracken House, where each Ball State president lives, was just renovated for the first time in nearly 20 years. Geoffrey S. Mearns, Ball State's new president, will move into the house sometime in May, most likely.
Playing its fourth in-state opponent of the season, Ball State men's basketball (21-13) lost to Fort Wayne (20-12) 88-80 in the first round of the CollegeInsider.com Tournament Wednesday, ending the Cardinals' season.
Ball State faced Akron in the MAC semifinal game on March 10 at Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland, Ohio. Ball State lost the competition 74-70.
Ball State women's basketball faces Toledo on March 4 in Worthen Arena. Toledo beat Ball State in overtime 76-66.