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What is featured?

Sunday, 08 Apr 2018

Performance: Oklahoma!

Apr 08, 2018

2:00 PM - 4:45 PM

Fisher Theater

$16-$25

Theatre Arts, performances

This landmark musical, the first by Rogers and Hammerstein, opened in 1943 and was immediately a box office smash; its popularity has not faded. The love story of cowboy Curley and farm girl Laurey was originally described by one New York critic as "a beautiful and delightful show that has, at a rough estimate, practically everything." Since its opening, Oklahoma! has been performed every day somewhere in the world for the past 74 years.

ISU Concert Band and Campus Band

Apr 08, 2018

3:00 PM - 4:30 PM

Ames City Auditorium

$5-$7

Music Department Arts, performances

The concert band is directed by Christian Carichner.

Walk-in Argentine Tango

Apr 08, 2018

4:00 PM - 7:00 PM

The Workspace

ISU Five lessons for $35, Public Five lessons for $45

Student Activities Center Arts, performances Diversity Student activities

This Milonga (dance party) is a multi-level class with lots of time to enjoy the music and dance.

ISU Chamber Orchestra

Apr 08, 2018

7:30 PM - 9:00 PM

Martha-Ellen Tye Recital Hall, Music Building

$5

Music Department Arts, performances

Jacob Harrison, conductor of Chamber; George Work, cello solorist

Monday, 09 Apr 2018

ISU Flute and Clarinet Ensembles Concert

Apr 09, 2018

7:30 PM

Martha-Ellen Tye Recital Hall, Music Building

free

Music Department Arts, performances

Sonja Giles, Director of Flute Gregory Oakes, Director of Clarinet

Fashion Week: Movie night

Apr 09, 2018

8:00 PM

2155 Marston

free

Apparel, Events and Hospitality Management Arts, performances Student activities

"Confessions of a Shopaholic," with popcorn, candy and F'reals shakes.

Tuesday, 10 Apr 2018

Carillon Bell Casting

Apr 10, 2018

4:00 PM

Campanile Room, Memorial Union

free

Music Department Arts, performances Meetings, receptions

Watch (via live simulcast) as the first bell for the small-scale campanile/carillon model is cast. Bell founders from Meeks, Watson and Co., Georgetown, Ohio, will be on campus to work with students in the metalcasting lab.

Fashion Week: Toned Tuesday

Apr 10, 2018

8:00 PM

2218 State Gym

free

Apparel, Events and Hospitality Management Arts, performances Student activities

Stop by State Gym for fitness sessions, fresh fruit and refreshments. Classes include high intensity interval training (8-8:50 p.m.), zumba (9-9:50 p.m.) and yoga (10-10:50 p.m.).

Open Mic Night

Apr 10, 2018

8:00 PM

The M-Shop, MU

FREE

Student Union Board Arts, performances Student activities

Open mic night gives students the chance to show off their talents to their fellow students. Many are musicians, comedians, and poets. So come on out and show us what kind of talents you have. (Sign Up starts at 7:30 p.m. until all spots are filled)

Wednesday, 11 Apr 2018

Fashion Week: Worn Wear College Tour

Apr 11, 2018

10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Truck parked west of Memorial Union

free

Apparel, Events and Hospitality Management Arts, performances Student activities

Patagonia's Worn Wear tour stops at Iowa State. Worn Wear celebrates the stories we wear, keeps gear in action longer through repair and reuse, and recycles garments when beyond repair. Bring any clean, damaged clothing to Worn Wear, and Patagonia will repair it for free. Items are not excluded to Patagonia-branded clothing.

Art Walk: The Art of Growth

Apr 11, 2018

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Horticulture Hall, west entrance

free

University Museums Arts, performances

Spring is in the air, graduation is around the corner, and everything is new again. Join University Museums as we explore art that asks us what it means to grow, both literally and figuratively. Meet at the west entrance of Horticulture Hall, facing Catt Hall.

Fashion Week: Worth it Wednesday

Apr 11, 2018

1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Campanile (LaBaron lobby if rain)

free

Apparel, Events and Hospitality Management Arts, performances Student activities

Displays, giveaways, raffle and T-shirt sale. Participants include PCI, Finesse Somerset, Finesse Campus, Studio 7, Serenity Couture, Student Wellness (BeWellHut) and BEIDA (Body Image and Eating Disorders).

Artful Yoga

Apr 11, 2018

5:30 PM - 6:30 PM

Christian Petersen Art Museum, 1017 Morrill Hall

free

University Museums Arts, performances

This practice will enrich your yoga experience by going beyond the physical and inviting an artistic perspective to your awareness. The practice will begin at 5:30 with a brief talk connecting the current exhibition to the yoga practice. No yoga experience is necessary, but please bring your own mat. Free, but online registration required at www.museums.iastate.edu.

Arabic Calligraphy Workshop

Apr 11, 2018

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

294 Carver Hall

free

World Languages and Cultures Department Arts, performances Diversity

A hands-on workshop to learn about and practice the beautiful art of Arabic calligraphy, led by Iraqi calligrapher Ghazi Almishal. No knowledge of Arabic is required. Tools are provided.

Art Reception for Current Exhibits

Apr 11, 2018

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Gallery & Pioneer Room at the Memorial Union

Free

Student Activities Center Arts, performances Student activities

Meet the artists and award winners in the Focus Exhibit in the Pioneer Room and the Apex Exhibit in the Gallery.

Sewing Lessons

Apr 11, 2018

6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

The Workspace at the Memorial Union

ISU $40, Public $50- (supplies included)

Student Activities Center Arts, performances Student activities

Whether you are a beginner needing to learn how to operate a sewing machine, or someone who needs help finishing a project in progress, this is for you.

ISU Percussion Ensemble

Apr 11, 2018

7:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Tye Recital Hall, Music Hall

free

Music Department Arts, performances

ISU Percussion Ensemble is directed by Jonathan Sharp.

SUB Comedy Night with Nick Guerra

Apr 11, 2018

9:00 PM

M-Shop, Memorial Union

free

Student Union Board Arts, performances Student activities

Nick Guerra is an exciting comedian who has recently made appearances on NBC, Comedy Central and the Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon. His stand-up covers a variety of topics like relationships, family and everyday life.

Thursday, 12 Apr 2018

Fashion Week: Worn Wear College Tour

Apr 12, 2018

10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Truck parked west of Memorial Union

free

Apparel, Events and Hospitality Management Arts, performances Student activities

Patagonia's Worn Wear tour stops at Iowa State. Worn Wear celebrates the stories we wear, keeps gear in action longer through repair and reuse, and recycles garments when beyond repair. Bring any clean, damaged clothing to Worn Wear, and Patagonia will repair it for free. Items are not excluded to Patagonia-branded clothing.

Fashion Week: Takeover Thursday

Apr 12, 2018

11:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Campanile (LaBaron lobby if rain)

free

Apparel, Events and Hospitality Management Arts, performances Student activities

Learn more about The Fashion Show, and the apparel, merchandising and design program. Enjoy live music, enter a raffle and pick up a T-shirt.

Cyclone Voice, with Skylar Grey

Apr 12, 2018

8:00 PM

Great Hall, Memorial Union

free

Student Union Board Arts, performances Student activities

Cyclone Voice is a singing competition that highlights the vocal talents of Iowa State students. This year's finale will be hosted by pop singer Skylar Grey. Skylar is known for being featured in the song 'Glorious' and her hit song 'Coming Home, Part II'. Skylar will emcee the event and perform a few songs right before the winner is announced.

Friday, 13 Apr 2018

Fashion Week: Pop-up Shop

Apr 13, 2018

10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Parks Library lawn

free

Apparel, Events and Hospitality Management Arts, performances Student activities

Participate in a clothing swap, grab a bite to eat from food vendors and pick up an official Fashion Show T-shirt.

First Amendment Days: Free expression through artmaking

Apr 13, 2018

10:00 AM

172 Hamilton Hall

free

Greenlee School of Journalism and Communication Arts, performances Student activities

Explore the meaning of belonging through art in a session led by Ally Karsyn, founder, producer and host of Ode, a live storytelling series where community members tell true stories on stage to promote positive impact through empathy. Events are recorded for broadcast on NPR affiliate Siouxland Public Media, Sioux City, Iowa, where she is the arts producer and afternoon announcer. Planned as part of the First Amendment Days celebration.

First Amendment Days: Free expression through artmaking

Apr 13, 2018

2:00 PM

ReACT Gallery, Morrill Hall

free

Greenlee School of Journalism and Communication Arts, performances Student activities

Explore the meaning of belonging through art in a session led by Ally Karsyn, founder, producer and host of Ode, a live storytelling series where community members tell true stories on stage to promote positive impact through empathy. Events are recorded for broadcast on NPR affiliate Siouxland Public Media, Sioux City, Iowa, where she is the arts producer and afternoon announcer. Planned as part of the First Amendment Days celebration.

Paint Your Own Pottery: Gnome Gnight

Apr 13, 2018

4:00 PM - 8:00 PM

The Workspace at the Memorial Union

ISU $4, Public $5, plus the cost of the bisque selected

Student Activities Center Arts, performances Student activities

From three-inch inch minis to a foot-tall "Ginormagnome," we've got a cast of characters that are fun to decorate and add to your indoor or outdoor space.

Fashion Week: Fashion's Night Out

Apr 13, 2018

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Garden Room, Gateway Hotel

free

Apparel, Events and Hospitality Management Arts, performances Student activities

A celebratory evening with live music and meet the guest designers from Patagonia. Refreshments will be provided.

Concert: ISU Wind Ensemble

Apr 13, 2018

7:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Martha-Ellen Tye Recital Hall, Music Building

$5 for adults & children

Music Department Arts, performances

Under the direction of Michael Golemo,.

Concert: The Way Down Wanderers with Satchel Bruna and Vanessa Ellsbury

Apr 13, 2018

8:00 PM

M-Shop, Memorial Union

$8-$12

Student Union Board Arts, performances Student activities

Modern-folk band, The Way Down Wanderers, is equal parts fast-paced and soulful. Satchel Bruna and Vanessa Ellsbury will open the show.

Saturday, 14 Apr 2018

CANCELED: Cyclone Carnival

Apr 14, 2018

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Iowa State Center Lots B6 & C6

free

Student Union Board Arts, performances Diversity Student activities

Event canceled due to forecasted inclement weather.

Intermediate Glass Beads Workshop

Apr 14, 2018

12:30 PM - 3:30 PM

The Workspace at the Memorial Union

ISU $21, Public $31 (supplies included)

Student Activities Center Arts, performances Student activities

Take your lamp-work skills to the next level and make amazing glass beads with metal!