Join the "Rhythm Journey" as Luther College Center Stage Series presents San Jose Taiko, a traditional Japanese drumming ensemble from San Jose, California. Watch the complexity of movement and feel the propulsive sounds of the taiko as San Jose Taiko combines traditional Japanese drumming with traditional and contemporary dance.
The Luther College Homecoming Concert, featuring the college's premiere touring ensembles, is 1:30 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 12, in the Center for Faith and Life on the Luther campus. The concert includes performances by the Luther Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Daniel Baldwin; Nordic Choir, conducted by Allen Hightower; and Concert Band, conducted by Joan deAlbuquerque.
Luther College will celebrate Homecoming 2014 Friday through Sunday, Oct. 10-12, bringing more than 5,000 students, alumni and friends of the college to the Luther campus for class reunions, sporting events, music, dance, theater and other events.
Luther College's Visual and Performing Art department presents "A Thread in the Dark" by Hella Haasse. "A Thread in the Dark" is the story of an individual challenging gods, heroes, myths and monsters in pursuit of truth. The performances, held in the Jewel Theatre in the Center for the Arts on the Luther campus, are at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 9; 9:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 10; and 1:30 and 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 11.