Berea students can receive up to a total of three Convocation credits during the academic year for attending one theatre event, one musical event, and one dance event chosen from among the seven groups below. Qualified events occur only on the dates below for the Berea College Theatre Laboratory (Jelkyl Drama Building) or for dance and musical performances. To receive Convocation credit, the Berea student ID must be scanned upon leaving the venue.
Dates for musical ensemble performances are subject to change. Please see email announcements or postings on the Convocations website to confirm the place, date and time of the performance.
The Colored Museum by George Wolfe
Adanma Barton, director. Wed. and Fri., Oct. 18 and 20, 8:00 p.m.
American Idiot, Musical by Green Day
Jessica Greene, director. Wed. and Fri., Nov. 15 and 17, 8:00 p.m.
Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom by August Wilson
Deborah Martin, director. Sat., Feb. 17, 8:00 p.m.
A Midsummer Night’s Dream by William Shakespeare
Deborah Martin, director. Wed. and Fri., April 18 and 20, 8:00 p.m. McGaw Theatre. Tickets required.
Concert Choir and Chamber Singers
Stephen Bolster, director. Sun., November 12, 3:00 p.m. Gray Auditorium
Black Music Ensemble
Kathy Bullock, director. Sat., November 18, 1:30 p.m. Union Church
Deborah Thompson, director. Wed., March 14, 8:00 p.m. Seabury Upper Gym.
Kinetic Expressions ’18
Terry Slaughter, director. Fri. and Sat., April 13 and 14, 8:00 p.m. Seabury Arena. Tickets required.
Wind & Jazz Ensembles
James Drilling, director. Tue., Apr. 17, 7:30 p.m. Gray Auditorium.
Al White, director. Sat., April 21, 8:00 p.m. Phelps Stokes Auditorium.