IU Jacobs School of Music

  • Musical Arts Center
  • 101 N. Jordan Ave
  • Bloomington, IN 47405
  • (812) 855-1583
Featuring the Musical Arts Center with an acoustically refined auditorium and stage with technical capabilities unequalled by any other university in the nation, the world class Jacobs School of Music presents opera, ballet and musical performances throughout the year. Many concerts and performances also take place in Simon Music Center, adjacent to the MAC. The Simon Music Center is where Auer Hall and Ford-Crawford Hall are located. All Jacobs School of Music performances are open to the public and many are free.
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Don Giovanni

  • Dates vary between September 15, 2017 - September 23, 2017
  • (812) 855-7433

Meet Don Giovanni—a serial seducer with a stone-cold heart. Sexy and charismatic, he's also seriously bad news for the legions of women who have joined his catalogue of conquests either by choice or by force. Using his social position and wealth to get whatever he wants, this is a man who... Learn more

Dances for Two

  • Dates vary between September 29, 2017 - September 30, 2017
  • (812) 855-7433

Allegro Brillante • George Balanchine Joyous, brilliant, and justifiably famous, Balanchine called this bravura masterpiece "everything I know about ballet in thirteen minutes." Created for America's legendary prima ballerina Maria Tallchief, the ballet is set to Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky's... Learn more


  • Dates vary between October 13, 2017 - October 21, 2017
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Get ready for a frothy French farce starring the inimitable King Ouf, who's one wild and crazy guy. He's actively engaged in his favorite birthday pastime: finding some poor local to execute for being uncomplimentary about his government! Enter poor Lazuli, a travelling salesman... Learn more

It's a Wonderful Life

  • Dates vary between November 10, 2017 - November 17, 2017
  • (812) 855-7433

Frank Capra's iconic film has found a new voice! Jake Heggie, of Dead Man Walking fame, brings the evergreen favorite to the stage with an eye-popping production and some fascinating new twists. Driving the plot is Clara—an upwardly mobile angel intent on earning her "first-class"... Learn more

The Nutcracker

  • Dates vary between November 30, 2017 - December 3, 2017
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Sparkle & Joy! The Sugar Plum Fairy and dancing snowflakes...the handsome prince and toys that spring to life on Christmas Eve...a mysterious nutcracker doll that makes a little girl's holiday dreams come true! Bring the family and enjoy "the beguiling sets and costumes in... Learn more