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Calendar Of Events For February 25 - March 3

THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 25
LECTURE
Enduring Masters event featuring Oscar-winning actress Olympia Dukakis conducting a public question-and-answer session; 3 p.m., Hoerner Theater, Dillingham Center.

MUSIC
Faculty recital featuring John Stetch on jazz piano with cellist Elizabeth Simkin, clarinetist Richard Faria, pianist Josh Oxford, bandoneon Renato Hanriot and bassist Nicholas Walker, playing music by Stetch, Oxford, and selections from the Great American Songbook; 7 p.m., Hockett Family Recital Hall, Whalen Center.

FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 26
MUSIC
Black History Month Concert featuring songs and dances from Ghana by musician Sulley Imoro; 7 p.m., Ford Hall, Whalen Center.

THEATER
Performance of “The Little Prince,” a popular opera based on the beloved 1943 book by Antoine de Saint-Exupery about the tiny explorer from Asteroid B612; 8 p.m., Dillingham Center (admission charged).

SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 27
MUSIC
Performance by the Wind Ensemble, conducted by Stephen Peterson, playing music by Grantham, Rogers, Bryant and Colgrass; 3 p.m., Ford Hall, Whalen Center.

Guest concert by the USAF Academy Stellar Brass; 7:30 p.m., Ford Hall, Whalen Center.

SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 28
THEATER
Performance of “The Little Prince,” a popular opera based on the beloved 1943 book by Antoine de Saint-Exupery about the tiny explorer from Asteroid B612; 2 p.m., Dillingham Center (admission charged).

TUESDAY, MARCH 2
MUSIC
Faculty recital by mezzo-soprano Jennifer Kay, with pianist Diane Birr and guitarist Pablo Cohen, playing music by Santoliquido, Mahler, Friedrich Hoellender, Montsalvtge and Stucky; 7 p.m., Hockett Family Recital Hall, Whalen Cetner.

Perfomance by the Symphonic Band, conducted by Elizabeth Peterson, playing a tribute to Sousa; 8:15 p.m., Ford Hall, Whalen Center.

READING
Distinguished Visiting Writers Series reading by Jennifer Egan, a National Book Award Finalist in Fiction; 7:30 p.m., Klingenstein Lounge, Egbert Hall.

THEATER
Performance of “The Little Prince,” a popular opera based on the beloved 1943 book by Antoine de Saint-Exupery about the tiny explorer from Asteroid B612; 8 p.m., Dillingham Center (admission charged).

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 3
MUSIC
Faculty recital by soprano Patrice Pastore; 7 p.m., Hockett Family Recital Hall, Whalen Center.

Performance by the Concert Band, conducted by Mark Fonder, playing music by Dello Joio, Bennett, Bernstein/Sweeney and Ticheli; 8:15 p.m., Ford Hall, Whalen Center.

SCREENING
Out of the Closet and onto the Screen film series screening of “A Knock Out”; 7 p.m., Textor 103.