Ithaca College Calendar of Events for February 17-23
THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 17
Guest recital by euphonium player Jason Ham; 7 p.m., Hockett Family Recital Hall, Whalen Center.
FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 18
Guest masterclass with singer Sharon Sweet; 3:30 p.m., Hockett Family Recital Hall, Whalen Center.
Faculty recital by violinist Nicholas DiEugenio with pianist Mimi Solomon, playing music by Debussy, Szymanowski and Enesco; 8:15 p.m., Hockett Family Recital Hall, Whalen Center.
Showing of the cross-cultural romantic comedy “When Harry Tries to Marry,” followed by a discussion with writer/director/producer Nayan Padrai, producer Sheetal Vyas and actress Lauren LoGiudice; 4 p.m., Park Auditorium.
SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 19
Guest masterclass with singer Sharon Sweet; 10 a.m. and 1:30 p.m., Hockett Family Recital Hall, Whalen Center.
Robert G. Boehmler Community Foundation Series concert by Windscape, a wind quintet flutist Tara Helen O’Connor, oboist Randall Ellis, clarinetist Alan R. Kay, bassoonist Frank Morelli and horn player David Jolley, playing music by Bach, Ravel and Dvorak; 8:15 p.m., Ford Hall, Whalen Center.
MONDAY, FEBRUARY 21
“An Interview with Tony Kushner,” a Distinguished Speaker in the Humanities Lecture Series event featuring the Pulitzer Prize–winning playwright; 7:30 p.m., Ford Hall, Whalen Center.
“Who Cares? Kinship, Marriage, and Privilege,” a talk by family sociologist Naomi Gerstel; 4:30 p.m., Textor 101.
TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 22
Master class with soprano Hyunah Yu; 5 p.m., Ford Hall, Whalen Center.
Distinguished Visiting Writers Series reading by Major Jackson, National Book Critics Circle Award Finalist in Poetry; 7:30 p.m., Clark Lounge, Egbert Hall.
Ithaca College Theatre preview performance of “L’Orfeo,” an opera that retells the classical myth of the newlywed Orfeo and his heroic adventure to the underworld, risking his life in the hope of rescuing her; 8 p.m., Clark Theatre, Dillingham Center. (Admission charged.)
WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 23
“Domésticas Demanding Dignity: Latina Immigrant Workers and the Racial Politics of Domestic Service,” a talk by Verónica Martínez-Matsuda, visiting assistant professor in the Cornell University School of Industrial and Labor Relations; 7 p.m., Clark Lounge, Egbert Hall.
Ithaca College Concerts performance by the Amelia Piano Trio with soprano Hyunah Yu, playing music by Shostakovich and Beethoven; 8:15 p.m., Ford Hall, Whalen Center. Tickets are required and admission is charged; for more information, call (607) 273-4497.
“Reimagining the Distaff Toolkit”; through March 6, Handwerker Gallery. The gallery is open Monday, Wednesday and Friday, 10 a.m.-6 p.m.; Thursday, 10 a.m.-9 p.m.; Saturday and Sunday, noon-5 p.m.
ALL EVENTS ARE FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC UNLESS OTHERWISE NOTED.