The Hanover Enrichment Series (Empowerment, Leadership, Creativity) Presented by Tricia and Will Hagenah

2018-19 Hanover Enrichment Series

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Tracy K. Smith

Tuesday, November 27, 2018, 7:30 p.m., Science Center
All audiences free, reserved tickets required

U.S. Poet Laureate Tracy K. Smith will speak on the Hanover College campus, Tuesday, Nov. 27, during her special three-day tour of Indiana. The appearance is part of Indiana Humanities’ “Quantum Leap” initiative and is supported by the Hanover Enrichment Series.

Named the nation’s 52nd poet laureate in 2017, Smith is presently serving a second term as the nation’s official poet. She has published three collections of her works, including “Life on Mars,” which earned a Pulitzer Prize in 2012.

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At The Table With Dr. King

Friday, January 25, 2019, 7 p.m., Fitzgibbon Recital Hall
All audiences free, reserved tickets required

This special multifaceted program uses live music, poetry, historical video footage and King’s own words to teach audiences about the American civil rights movement and the valuable lessons of equality and respect. “At The Table With Dr. King” also challenges audiences to engage in creative acts of service and leadership in their communities.

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Adam Conover

Friday, March 22, 2019, 7 p.m., Collier Arena
Adults: $15
Youth (H.S. and younger): Free
Hanover ID: Free

Investigative comedian Adam Conover, host of truTV’s hit show “Adam Ruins Everything,” will deliver an evening of laughs during a thought-provoking spring performance on the Hanover College campus.

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Past Events

Todrick Hall

Friday, November 16, 2018, 7 p.m., Fitzgibbon Recital Hall
Adults: $15
Youth (H.S. and younger): Free
Hanover ID: Free

From MTV, Broadway and “American Idol” to Hanover College, multi-talented performer Todrick Hall will bring his high-energy stage show to Collier Arena, Friday, Nov. 16, as part of the Hanover Enrichment Series.

Hall, a YouTube sensation and star of MTV’s “Todrick,” will take the audience on a unique journey through “Todrick Hall: Behind the Curtain.” The dynamic performance entertains while delivering a perspective on what it means to embrace individuality and diversity, overcome obstacles and produce work that inspires others.

Coast Modern

Friday, October 5, 2018, 7 p.m., Campus Quad
Adults: $10
Hanover or other school/university ID: Free

Coast Modern’s West Coast vibe and ability to creatively blend such genres as surf, psychedelia, reggae, rock and rap have made the band a crowd favorite at live festivals such as SXSW, Bumbershoot and Life is Beautiful.

The Animation Show of Shows

Friday, October 19, 2018, 7 p.m., Fitzgibbon Recital Hall
All audiences free, reserved tickets required

The Animation Show of Shows, a collection of the top animated short films, will be presented at 7 p.m., Friday, Oct. 19, as part of the Hanover Enrichment Series. This unique “movie night” offering includes 16 exceptional and inspiring animated shorts from around the globe.