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Now showing events from April 15, 2018 to April 26, 2018
  • Apr
    15
    UR Schola Cantorum & Women's Chorale
    7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
    The singers of Schola and Women’s Chorale, along with the Washington & Lee Choir and singers from local high schools, all accompanied by Eighth Blackbird, perform the premiere of a major work commissioned by UR from the exciting Latvian composer Ēriks Ešenvalds. Free
  • Apr
    18
    Cuban Spectacular, Pictures at a Cuban Exhibition
    7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
    Witness this epic event that brings Cuban paintings together with American composers and musicians! The multi-media show is modeled after Mussorsgsky’s Pictures at an Exhibition with original music written for the Cuban paintings. The show will include two special guest artists, Cuban composer and conductor Daniel Guzman and Finnish-born trumpeter, Peter Loman. This U.S. premiere will... Continue reading
  • Apr
    19
    Blues for Mister Charlie
    7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
    “James Baldwin has written a play with fires of fury in its belly, tears of anguish in its eyes and a roar of protest in its throat. ‘Blues for Mister Charlie’ brings eloquence and conviction to one of the momentous themes of our era.” – The New York Times... Continue reading
  • Apr
    20
    Mandolin Orange
    7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
    Formed by Andrew Marlin and Emily Frantz, Mandolin Orange draws on a mix of country, bluegrass, gospel, folk, and pop to create a timeless blend of sweet yet unpredictable Americana.... Continue reading
  • Apr
    20
    Blues for Mister Charlie
    7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
    “James Baldwin has written a play with fires of fury in its belly, tears of anguish in its eyes and a roar of protest in its throat. ‘Blues for Mister Charlie’ brings eloquence and conviction to one of the momentous themes of our era.” – The New York Times... Continue reading
  • Apr
    21
    Blues for Mister Charlie
    7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
    “James Baldwin has written a play with fires of fury in its belly, tears of anguish in its eyes and a roar of protest in its throat. ‘Blues for Mister Charlie’ brings eloquence and conviction to one of the momentous themes of our era.” – The New York Times... Continue reading
  • Apr
    22
    Blues for Mister Charlie
    2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    “James Baldwin has written a play with fires of fury in its belly, tears of anguish in its eyes and a roar of protest in its throat. ‘Blues for Mister Charlie’ brings eloquence and conviction to one of the momentous themes of our era.” – The New York Times... Continue reading
  • Apr
    22
    Global Sounds
    3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Celebrate traditional music and dance from around the world with this free, family-friendly concert featuring Japanese, Indonesian, West African, Indian, and Brazilian music. Enjoy dance performances by local and visiting ensembles and stay after the show to interact with the instruments, including the gamelan and drums. Free
  • Apr
    23
    UR Chamber Ensembles
    7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
    The UR Chamber Ensembles present an evening of music performances by student instrumentalists, vocalists, and pianists. These ensembles are coached by Department of Music faculty members and ensemble-in-residence Eighth Blackbird. Free
  • Apr
    26
    Tanya Tagaq, Nanook of the North
    7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
    Celebrated Inuk performer Tanya Tagaq employs exquisite, unnerving vocal improvisations that bridge traditional roots with contemporary culture. Hailed by Rolling Stone as “one of today's most electric, transfixing performers in any genre,” Tagaq was the recipient of Canada’s prestigious Polaris Music Prize in 2014, and was named to the Order of Canada, one of the country’s... Continue reading