Live Music, Broadway, Theatre, and Ideas at Purdue University
September 15, 2023
Grandmaster Flash Rescheduled For Saturday, November 4 at 7:30pm
Join us for an unforgettable evening celebrating 50 years of hip-hop with Grandmaster Flash. Witness the iconic DJ’s pioneering turntable techniques and learn about his role in shaping the genre. Experience a free lecture and demonstration on November 4th at 7:30 PM at Loeb Playhouse. Don’t miss this chance to be part of hip-hop history.New date and time for Grandmaster Flash – The Birth of a Culture: Celebrating 50 Years of Hip-Hop at Purdue University. WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. – Due to an unforeseen artist conflict, Purdue Convocations will now present Grandmaster Flash – The...
September 12, 2023
28th Annual West Lafayette Global Fest part of 2023 Purdue Family Weekend
The City of West Lafayette, The International Center of West Lafayette, and Purdue Convocations announce the 28th Annual West Lafayette Global Fest as part of 2023 Purdue Family WeekendThe West Lafayette Global Fest celebrates entertainment, food, and art from almost every continent. This year’s Global Fest will occur at Chauncey Plaza in downtown West Lafayette from 3:00 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. on Saturday, September 16. This free event,...
August 11, 2023
Celebrating 50 Years of Hip-Hop with Grandmaster Flash
July 6, 2023
Purdue Convocations announces its 121st season
May 9, 2023
Reflecting on our 2022-23 Season
During the 2022-2023 season, Convos presented 30 public performances serving over 32,000 patrons from Purdue, Greater Lafayette, and beyond. We couldn’t be prouder of the many unforgettable moments that were shared and the great memories that were made along the way.As the school year comes to an end and summer begins, we celebrate another incredible season of hit Broadway musicals, energetic family shows, inspiring concerts, innovative theatre, thought-provoking ideas, and more. This year's lineup was nothing short of spectacular, delivering...
April 6, 2023
King Oliver’s Creole Jazz Band recording of “Dippermouth Blues” celebrates 100th anniversary