Ithaca College Calendar of Events for October 27 - November 2
THURSDAY, OCTOBER 27
Opening reception for “The Rise of a Landmark: Lewis Hine and the Empire State Building,” a traveling exhibition organized by the George Eastman House; 5 to 7 p.m., Handwerker Gallery.
“From the Street: Public Conversations with Private Architecture,” a talk by Jeffrey A. Cohen, senior lecturer and chair of the Growth and Structure of Cities Program at Bryn Mawr College; 3:30 p.m., Handwerker Gallery.
Performance by the Ithaca Jazz Quartet; 8:15 p.m., Hockett Family Recital Hall, Whalen Center.
FRIDAY, OCTOBER 28
Annual Harvest Moon Dance, sponsored by the student organization AGES (Aging and Gerontologic Education Society); 6:30–8:30 p.m., Emerson Suites, Phillips Hall.
Liszt Festival Lecture, “Liszt and Literature,” by alumnus guest lecturer Jeffery Engel ’69; 7 p.m., Hockett Family Recital Hall, Whalen Center.
Liszt Festival Concert featuring pianists Charis Dimaras and Jennifer Hayghe with baritone Brad Hougham, soprano Deborah Montgomery-Cove, and the Sheherazade Trio; 8:15 p.m., Hockett Family Recital Hall, Whalen Center.
SUNDAY, OCTOBER 30
Faculty recital by saxophonist Steve Mauk, with pianist Diane Birr, saxophonist Mike Titlebaum, guitarist Pablo Cohen and bassist Nicholas Walker, playing music by Husa, Wilson and Singelée; 4 p.m., Hockett Family Recital Hall, Whalen Center.
MONDAY, OCTOBER 31
“Representing Black Men,” featuring the unveiling of a mural by artist in residence David Butler and discussion as part of the Center for the Study of Culture, Race, and Ethnicity Discussion Series; 7 p.m., Emerson Suites, Egbert Hall.
Octubafest performance by the tuba ensemble; 7 p.m., Hockett Family Recital Hall, Whalen Center.
Guest recital performance by Sqwonk, a bass clarinet duo based in San Francisco; 8:15 p.m., Ford Hall, Whalen Center.
Performance by Gordon Stout and the Bob Becker Ensemble; 9 p.m., Nabenhauer Recital Room, Whalen Center.
TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 1
Guest concert by the New Jersey Youth Symphony Percussion Ensemble, conducted by Ken Piascik; 8:15 p.m., Ford Hall, Whalen Center.
Ithaca College Theatre performance of the musical “Light In The Piazza,” the story of a young American tourist who falls in love in Italy and her mother’s attempt to stop the couple’s plans to marry, fearing that a hidden family secret will be revealed; 8 p.m, Hoerner Theatre, Dillingham Center (admission charged).
WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 2
Out of the Closet and Onto the Screen film series screening of “Ring of Fire: The Emile Griffith Story,” a documentary about the severe consequences of anti-gay slurs in the world of professional boxing; 7 p.m., Textor 103.
“The Rise of a Landmark: Lewis Hine and the Empire State Building,” a traveling exhibition of Hine’s silver gelatin prints chronicling the 1930–31 building of what was then the tallest building in the world;; through Dec. 16, 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.