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Now showing events from January 25, 2019 to February 7, 2019
  • Jan
    25
    Film Screening: The Adventures of Prince Achmed
    3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Director Lotte Reiniger created cinematic magic with the world’s first full-length animated film in 1926. Reiniger used intricate hand-cut silhouettes to tell a story from The Arabian Nights. The film is beautifully restored to its spectacular original color and features a new orchestral recording of the original score. A demonstration by Balinese shadow master... Continue reading
  • Jan
    25
    Film Screening: The Adventures of Prince Achmed, 7:30pm
    7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
    Director Lotte Reiniger created cinematic magic with the world’s first full-length animated film in 1926. Reiniger used intricate hand-cut silhouettes to tell a story from The Arabian Nights. The film is beautifully restored to its spectacular original color and features a new orchestral recording of the original score. A demonstration by Balinese shadow master... Continue reading
  • Jan
    25
    Mark Morris Dance Group and Music Ensemble
    7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
    Renowned for its amazing technical expertise, unique artistry, and signature use of live music, the Mark Morris Dance Group and Music Ensemble has been called “the preeminent modern dance organization of our time” (Yo-Yo Ma). Since founding the company in 1980, Mark Morris has had a profound impact on the dance world, creating important new works with a... Continue reading
  • Jan
    26
    Traditional Balinese Shadow Play
    7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
    Gusti Sudarta, Shadow Master, accompanied by Gamelan Raga Kusuma Balinese Master Artist Gusti Sudarta will perform a traditional Balinese shadow play as part of the Tucker-Boatwright Festival of Literature and the Arts. This free event is part of the Tucker-Boatwright Festival of Literature and the Arts.
  • Jan
    26
    Mark Morris Dance Group and Music Ensemble
    7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
    Renowned for its amazing technical expertise, unique artistry, and signature use of live music, the Mark Morris Dance Group and Music Ensemble has been called “the preeminent modern dance organization of our time” (Yo-Yo Ma). Since founding the company in 1980, Mark Morris has had a profound impact on the dance world, creating important new works with a... Continue reading
  • Jan
    27
    Film Screening: The Adventures of Prince Achmed, 7:30pm
    7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
    Director Lotte Reiniger created cinematic magic with the world’s first full-length animated film in 1926. Reiniger used intricate hand-cut silhouettes to tell a story from The Arabian Nights. The film is beautifully restored to its spectacular original color and features a new orchestral recording of the original score. A demonstration by Balinese shadow master... Continue reading
  • Jan
    31
    Cirque √Čloize: "Saloon, A Musical Acrobatic Adventure"
    7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
    Cirque Éloize’s Saloon brings the rich legacy of the wild, wild West alive in this music-packed, theatrical thrill ride. Swing open the Saloon doors and lasso up some fun for the entire family. Enter a mythical world where theatre and circus collide for an evening of non-stop live folk music combined with strength, agility, and original choreography. An... Continue reading
  • Feb
    01
    Sounds of China
    7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
    Led by artistic director and composer Ma Jiuyue, Sounds of China features an outstanding ensemble of contemporary Chinese folk musicians blending the ancient and modern by combining traditional Chinese music with modern arrangements. The group incorporates traditional Chinese instruments such as erhu (a two-stringed spike fiddle), liuqin (a four-stringed Chinese... Continue reading
  • Feb
    03
    Richard Becker, piano
    3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Department of Music Faculty Artist Richard Becker will play a recital of music by Mozart, Chopin, and Schumann. Free
  • Feb
    07
    Daniil Trifonov, piano
    7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
    GRAMMYⓇ Award-winning Russian pianist Daniil Trifonov will grace the Modlin Center for the Arts with an incredibly rare U.S. performance. Winner of Gramophone’s 2016 Artist of the Year award, Trifonov has made a spectacular ascent in the world of classical music as a solo artist, a champion of the concerto repertoire, a collaborator at the keyboard in... Continue reading