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Ithaca College Calendar of Events for February 21 - 27

THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 21
LECTURE

“The Scarf, a Tool of Empowerment, and the Modest Style Movement,” a Rooms of Their Own: Humans and the Second Skin lecture by Nancy Hoque, designer and founder of sixteenR, a producer of scarves for Muslim and nonMuslim women; 6 p.m., Handwerker Gallery.

MUSIC
Guest recital by saxophonist Ian Jeffress; 8:15 p.m., Hockett Family Recital Hall, Whalen Center.

SCREENING
Black History Month showing of “Brother Outsider: The Life of Bayard Rustin,”a documentary on the visionary strategist and activist who has been called “the unknown hero” of the Civil Rights movement; 8 p.m., Taughannock Falls Room, Phillips Hall.

FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 22
MUSIC

Black History Month Concert, directed by Baruch Whitehead, with the African Dance Ensemble, Worlds of Music Class, Dorothy Cotton Jubilee Singers and Martin Luther King Elementary School Choir (Utica, NY); 8:15 p.m., Ford Hall, Whalen Center.

THEATER
Ithaca College Theatre and School of Music collaboration performance of “Suor Angelica” and “Gianni Schicchi,” two one-act operas by Puccini; 8 p.m., Hoerner Theatre, Dillingham Center (admission charged).

SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 23
MUSIC

Performance by the Percussion Ensembles, directed by Gordon Stout and Conrad Alexander; 8:15 p.m., Ford Hall, Whalen Center.

SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 24
THEATER

Ithaca College Theatre and School of Music collaboration performance of “Suor Angelica” and “Gianni Schicchi,” two one-act operas by Puccini; 2 p.m., Hoerner Theatre, Dillingham Center (admission charged).

MONDAY, FEBRUARY 25
LECTURE

Park Center for Independent Media lecture by “Democracy Now!” cohost Juan González, about his latest book, “News for All the People: The Epic Story of Race and the American Media”; 7:30 p.m., Emerson Suites, Phillips Hall.

MUSIC
Premiere performances of student compositions; 7 p.m., Hockett Family Recital Hall, Whalen Center.

TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 26
THEATER

Ithaca College Theatre and School of Music collaboration performance of “Suor Angelica” and “Gianni Schicchi,” two one-act operas by Puccini; 8 p.m., Hoerner Theatre, Dillingham Center (admission charged).

WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 27
MUSIC

Center for the Study of Culture, Race, and Ethnicity discussion series performance by the political hip-hop duo Rebel Diaz; 7 p.m., Emerson Suites, Phillips Hall.

Ithaca College Concerts Series performance by vocal improvisation group WeBe3, featuring Rhiannon, David Worm and Joey Blake; 8:15 p.m., Ford Hall, Whalen Center (admission charged).

CONTINUING EXHIBITS
“The Veil: Visible and Invisible Spaces,” an exhibition introducing audiences not only to the long history of covering the body but also to how misrepresentation of the Islamic veil has resulted in erroneous beliefs and misunderstandings; running through March 8, 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.
 

 



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