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Events at Indiana University

Sept. 13, 2011

Multiple Propositions

Multiple Propositions

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Multiple Propositions
WHEN: Now through Sept. 15, Monday-Saturday 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
WHERE: Herron School of Art and Design, Eskenazi Hall, 735 W. New York St., Indianapolis
WHAT: Multiple Propositions, a drawing exhibition featuring nine artists, will fill the Robert B. Berkshire, Eleanor Prest Reese and Dorit and Gerald Paul Galleries.
COST: Free and open to the public
INFORMATION: 317-278-9419 or http://www.herron.iupui.edu/galleries/exhibitions/multiple-propositions

Emma Lazarus exhibit

Emma Lazarus, engraving by T. Johnson, from photograph by W. Kurtz for Century Illustrated Monthly Magazine. Collection of The New-York Historical Society, Negative #58130

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IU East Campus Library hosts exhibit Voice of Liberty, Voice of Conscience
WHEN: Now through Oct. 14, Monday-Thursday, 8 a.m.-8 p.m., Friday 8 a.m.-5 p.m.
WHERE: IU East Campus Library, Richmond, Ind.
WHAT: This exhibit, curated by Emma Lazarus biographer Esther Schor, Princeton University, traces Lazarus' life, intellectual development, work, and lasting influence. IU East is one of 18 libraries nationwide to host this exhibit in 2011.
COST: Free and open to the public
INFORMATION: 765-973-8470 or fyates@iue.edu

Catching Colors

Debbie Sampson, "Catching Colors"

Football Invitational Exhibit
WHEN: Now through Feb. 29, 2012, Monday-Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. For weekend and holiday hours, please call 317-274-3627.
WHERE: 850 W. Michigan Street, University Place, IUPUI, Indianapolis
WHAT: The exhibit will feature nearly 50 paintings, sculptures and photographs from many of the top sport artists from around the world.
COST: Free and open to the public
INFORMATION: 317-274-3627 or ecvarner@iupui.edu

Intangible Enchantment

Intangible Enchantment

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Intangible Enchantment
WHEN: Now through Sept.22, Monday-Saturday 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
WHERE: Herron School of Art and Design, Eskenazi Hall, 735 W. New York St., Indianapolis
WHAT: Assistant Professor of painting Robert Horvath will present a one-person exhibition of his new and existing works.
COST: Free and open to the public
INFORMATION: 317-278-9419 or http://www.herron.iupui.edu/galleries/exhibitions/intangible-enchantment

Coming Home

Coming Home

Coming Home
WHEN: Now through Sept. 22, Monday-Saturday 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
WHERE: Herron School of Art and Design, Eskenazi Hall, 735 W. New York St., Indianapolis
WHAT: This year's show was juried by Herron professors Marc Jacobson and Mark Richardson and will feature work created within the last two years by artists Sandi Ballard, Warren Beal, Joe Bieschke, Parrish Cooper, Joseph Crone, Jr., Catherine Cunningham, Mary Ann Davis, Thomas Dreesen, Ellen Fischer, Wayne Fischer, Karl Freund, John Gee, Charles Henderson III, Michael Koerner, Carla Knopp, Ann McGriffin, Jack Monninger, Jr., Adam Noel, Quintin Owens, Teruko Schutte, Janet Skinner, Ginny Taylor Rosner, Martha Vaught, Vicky White, Emily Williams, and Sigrid Zahner.
COST: Free and open to the public
INFORMATION: 317-278-9419 or http://www.herron.iupui.edu/galleries/exhibitions/coming-home

'Last Folio' -- A Photographic Journey with Yuri Dojc
WHEN: Now throughOct. 1, various times
WHERE: Grunwald Gallery of Art, 1201 E. Seventh St., Bloomington
WHAT: At the centerpiece of "Last Folio" are photographs of the books Dojc found in a Jewish school in Bardejov. His beautiful portraits treat the books as survivors, the last witnesses to a once thriving culture.
COST: Free and open to the public
INFORMATION: 812-855-8490 or http://www.indiana.edu/~grunwald/.

"jeweled skin"

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IU Northwest gallery features collection of photography and textile creations
WHEN: Now through Sept.24, Monday-Thursday 9 a.m. to 7 p.m., Friday 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Saturday 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
WHERE: Savannah Center neighboring the IU Northwest Book Store, Gary Ind.
WHAT: Howard Bjornson received his Bachelor of Fine Arts in photography from Southern Illinois University and is a successful commercial photographer. Alice Bjornson, Bachelor of Fine Arts in textiles from the University of Georgia, weaves wool and then paints over the textile using a very quiet and soft palette, creating a unique new work of art.
COST: Free and open to the public
INFORMATION: 219-980-6891 or afritz@iuin.edu

Dolinsky Art

Work by digital artist and IU Associate Professor Margaret Dolinsky

'Inter:Facing', an interactive art exhibition
WHEN: Oct. 1, 6-8 p.m.
WHERE: Grunwald Gallery of Art, 1201 E. Seventh St., Bloomington
WHAT: "Inter:Facing" is an interactive art exhibition featuring computer-mediated portraiture by digital artist and Indiana University Associate Professor Margaret Dolinsky.
COST: Free and open to the public
INFORMATION: 812-855-8490 or http://www.indiana.edu/~grunwald/exhibitions.php?pid=interfacing.

Dragana Crnjak

Dragana Crnjak

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Dragana Crnjak Artist Talk
WHEN: Sept. 14, 5:30-8 p.m.
WHERE: Indianapolis Art Center,Basile Auditorium, 820 E 67th St., Indianapolis
WHAT: Artist discussion by Dragana Crnjak, assistant professor at Youngstown State University
COST: Free and open to the public
INFORMATION: 317-278-9422 or http://www.herron.iupui.edu/event/dragana-crnjak-artist-talk

9/11 Commissioners Panel Discussion
WHEN: Sept. 15, 2-4 p.m.
WHERE: IU Auditorium, 1211 E. Seventh St., Bloomington
WHAT: The 9/11 Commission will gather at Indiana University for a public discussion of subsequent history and lessons learned.
COST: Free, but tickets are required and available from the IU Auditorium Box Office
INFORMATION: http://www.iub.edu/sept11/panel.shtml

Festival Latino

Festival Latino

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2011 Hispanic Heritage Month Kickoff Celebration
WHEN: Sept. 15, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
WHERE: Walb Union Ballroom, Fort Wayne, Ind.
WHAT: Attendees will enjoy Latino influenced music, dance and fellowship.
COST: Free and open to the public
INFORMATION: 260-481-6608 or dmaservices@ipfw.edu

The World of Harry Potter: A Biblical Perspective
WHEN: Sept. 15, 12-1:15 p.m.
WHERE: Walb Student Union, Rooms 114-116, Fort Wayne, Ind.
WHAT: Professor Pam Jordan-Long, department chair and academic advisor for Professional Writing and the C.S. Lewis Scholar from Taylor University in Upland, Ind., will discuss Her topic is "The World of Harry Potter: A Biblical Perspective.
COST: Free and open to the public
INFORMATION: 260-481-6992 or ministry@ipfw.edu

Guys and Dolls
WHEN: Sept. 16, 8 p.m.
WHERE: The Center for Visual and Performing Arts in Munster, IU Northwest, Gary, Ind.
WHAT: Guys and Dolls is set in Damon Runyon's mythical New York City. This Tony Award winning oddball romantic comedy -- considered by many to be the perfect musical comedy -- soars with the spirit of Broadway as it introduces us to a cast of vivid characters who have become legends in the canon.
COST: $35-$40
INFORMATION: 219-980-6769 or http://www.theatreatthecenter.com/2011_guys.asp

Mozart's Cosi fan Tutte
WHEN: Sept. 23, 24, 30, Oct. 1, 8 p.m.
WHERE: Musical Arts Center, 101 N. Jordan Ave., Bloomington
WHAT: A new production of W. A. Mozart's comedic Così fan Tutte opens the season with guest stage director Tomer Zvulun and Jacobs School of Music faculty designer C. David Higgins partnering for their third IU Opera creation. They will be joined by music director, Professor Arthur Fagen. Sung in Italian with English supertitles
COST: $10-$37
INFORMATION: 812-855-7433 or http://www.music.indiana.edu/operaballet/tickets.html

IUPUI Regatta
WHEN: Sept. 24, 8-10 a.m., Pancake Breakfast; 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Canoe race
WHERE: Downtown canal from the Admiral Spruance basin at 11th Street to the U.S.S. Indianapolis basin at St. Clair St., Indianapolis
WHAT: Come support PETM's student team competing in a canoe race on the downtown canal! The Regatta also has events designed to entertain children of all ages -- clowns, face painters, IUPUI student organizations host activities for kids and college students, and live entertainment from Indianapolis area bands make this festive event a can't miss experience.
COST: Kick-off breakfast $5 per person; Canoe race participants $80 for student teams; $100 for faculty and staff teams
INFORMATION: 317-274-6587 or http://www.iupui.edu/~soar/regatta/about.html

Jon Stewart

Jon Stewart

Jon Stewart
WHEN: Sept. 30, 7-10 p.m.
WHERE: IU Auditorium, 1211 E. Seventh St., Bloomington
WHAT: Spend an evening with the host of Comedy Central's The Daily Show with Jon Stewart, a program whose "one anchor, six correspondents, zero credibility" motto reflects its lighthearted approach to reporting the news. Mature Content.
COST: $23-$59
INFORMATION: 812-855-1103 or http://www.iuauditorium.com/site/show-jonstewart.html

Opera: Steps In Time
WHEN: Oct. 7-8, 8 p.m.
WHERE: Musical Arts Center, 101 N. Jordan Ave., Bloomington
WHAT: The Steps in Time program will include Concerto Barocco, choreographed by George Balanchine and set to music by J. S. Bach; Dear Frédéric, with choreography by Dwight Rhoden and music by Frédéric Chopin and Kaikhosru Shapurji Sorabji; and Company B, featuring Paul Taylor's choreography set to songs sung by the Andrews Sisters.
COST: $10-$37
INFORMATION: 812-855-7433 or http://info.music.indiana.edu/news/page/normal/18141.html

Hair

Hair
WHEN: Oct. 7-8, 11-14, 7:30 p.m., Oct. 15, 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.
WHERE: Ruth N. Halls Theatre, 1211 E. Seventh St., Bloomington
WHAT: Return to the 60's with the 2009 Tony Award Winner for Best Musical Revival. Claude is caught between one's ideals and adulthood. Mature content.
COST: Single tickets on sale Sept. 19; $15-$25
INFORMATION: 812-855-1103 or theatre.indiana.edu

Lunch with an IPFW Scientist
WHEN: Oct. 8, Nov. 12 and Dec. 10, 11 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
WHERE: Science Central, 1930 N. Clinton, Fort Wayne, Ind.
WHAT: Parents: here's a great way to get your kids off the couch and away from computer or video games. Take your kids to lunch with an IPFW Scientist and let them be dazzled by science!
Oct. 8: Michael Columbia, associate professor of chemistry, "Let There Be Light—The Chemistry of Glow Sticks and Fireflies." In this presentation, the young scientists will look more in depth at the chemical reactions that can generate light and perform some chemical reactions on their own that will generate light of different colors.
Nov. 12: Mark Masters, chair and professor of physics, "Should We Be Afraid?" This session will explore not only the interesting facts about nuclear energy, but also address the fictions the public so often hears. Participants will have the opportunity to see how half-life works through a fun activity that tests just how fast a radioactive isotope can decay.
Dec. 10: Jordan Marshall, assistant professor of biology, "Where Do Bugs Go in Winter?" Marshall will describe the different ways insects deal with cold temperatures. Students can then look for over-wintering insects in samples of seeds, fruits, sticks, logs, and soil.
COST: $16 for nonmembers and $10 for members of Science Central. Lunch is included in the price of admission.
INFORMATION: 260-424-2400, ext. 427; reservations, ext. 451

A View from the Bridge
WHEN: Oct. 21, 22, 28, 29, 8 p.m.
WHERE: Musical Arts Center, 101 N. Jordan Ave., Bloomington
WHAT: Arthur Miller's play will come to life in William Bolcom's adaptation, led by Professor Vincent Liotta, director, and returning guest Constantine Kitsopoulos, conductor, with set and costume designs by retired faculty member Robert O'Hearn.
COST: $13-$28
INFORMATION: 812-855-7433 or http://www.music.indiana.edu/operaballet/tickets.html

'In the Next Room or the vibrator play'
WHEN: Oct. 21, 22, 25-28 at 7:30 p.m., Oct. 29 at 2-7:30 p.m.
WHERE: Wells-Metz Theatre, Seventh and Jordan, Bloomington
WHAT: This humorous, insightful and affirming play takes us into the world of an adventurous doctor, his unhappy patients, and the medical device that transforms their lives. "In the Next Room, or the vibrator play," is an unforgettable comedy about marriage, intimacy and electricity. Mature content.
COST: $15-$25
INFORMATION: 812-855-1103 or http://www.indiana.edu/~thtr/index.shtml

The Photographs of Len Prince
WHEN: Oct. 21-Dec. 21; Artist's talk: Oct. 21, 5:30-6:30 p.m., Opening reception, Oct. 21, 6:30-8:30 p.m.
WHERE: The Kinsey Institute Gallery, Morrison Hall, Bloomington
WHAT: Len Prince is a New York-based photographer who has produced an impressive range of work in a career that spans more than four decades. He excels at portraiture and is especially known for his work with celebrities such as Debbie Harry, Eddie Izzard, and Drew Barrymore. His striking photographs of the nude figure display his skill with composition and lighting.
COST: Free and open to the public Mature content
INFORMATION: 812-855-7686 or http://www.kinseyinstitute.org/

SFJAZZ Collective

Photo by Walt Denson

SFJAZZ Collective

SFJAZZ Collective
WHEN: Oct. 22, 8 p.m.
WHERE: IU Auditorium, 1211 E. Seventh St., Bloomington
WHAT: The eight-person ensemble of instrumentalists will pay homage to pop music icon Stevie Wonder, presenting well-known songs such as "Superstition," "My Cherie Amour" and "Sire Duke" as well as lesser-known tunes such as "Race Babbling" and "Creepin'."
COST: $13-$28
INFORMATION: 812-855-1103 or http://www.iuauditorium.com/site/index.html

Dennis James Halloween

Dennis James Hosts Halloween tradition
WHEN: Oct. 27, 7:30 p.m.
WHERE: IU Auditorium, 1211 E. Seventh St., Bloomington
WHAT: Bloomington audiences are in for a Halloween treat when master organist and Indiana University alumnus Dennis James returns to the IU Auditorium to accompany the legendary silent film The Phantom of the Opera (1925) with his own extraordinary musical score.
COST: $8-19
INFORMATION: 812-855-1103 or http://www.iuauditorium.com/site/index.html

La Bohème
WHEN: Nov. 11-12, 18, 19, 8 p.m.
WHERE: Musical Arts Center, 101 N. Jordan Ave., Bloomington
WHAT: A new production of W. A. Mozart's comedic Così fan Tutte opens the season in September with guest stage director Tomer Zvulun and Jacobs faculty designer C. David Higgins partnering for their third IU Opera creation. They will be joined by music director Professor Arthur Fagen.
COST: $10-$37
INFORMATION: 812-855-7433 or http://music.indiana.edu/operaballet/boheme

The Nutcracker
WHEN: Dec. 2-3, 8 p.m. and Dec. 3, 4, 2 p.m.
WHERE: Musical Arts Center, 101 N. Jordan Ave., Bloomington
WHAT: Don't miss the favorite ballet for children of all ages. Delight in the story of young Clara, who receives a toy soldier nutcracker from her mysterious godfather. When she falls asleep with his gift in her arms, magical things begin to happen.
COST: Tickets go on sale Nov. 1
INFORMATION: 812-855-7433 or http://www.music.indiana.edu/operaballet/tickets.html

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