Ithaca College Calendar of Events March 20—26
THURSDAY, MARCH 20
Opening reception for “Strange Bedfellows,” an exhibit that explores collaborative practice in queer art making and offers perspective on the queer experience; 4:30–6:30 p.m., Handwerker Gallery.
Performance by the Gamer Symphony Orchestra; 7 p.m., Ford Hall, Whalen Center.
Distinguished Visiting Writers Series reading by Rachel Kushner, a two-time National Book Award finalist, for her novels “The Flamethrowers” and “Telex from Cuba”; 7:30 p.m., Park Hall Auditorium.
FRIDAY, MARCH 21
“Bach Birthday Banquet — Keyboard Edition,” a faculty chamber music performance of selections from Bach’s “The Well-Tempered Clavier Book I”; 7 p.m., Hockett Family Recital Hall, Whalen Center.
“Bach Birthday Banquet — Vocal/Instrument Edition,” a faculty chamber music performance of Bach sonatas, arias and cantatas; 8:15 p.m., Hockett Family Recital Hall, Whalen Center.
SATURDAY, MARCH 22
Performance by the Ithaca College Choir, conducted by Janet Galvan; 8:15 p.m., Ford Hall, Whalen Center.
SUNDAY, MARCH 23
Performance by IC Voicestream; 8 p.m., Emerson Suites, Phillips Hall.
MONDAY, MARCH 24
Writing Department reading by assistant professor Mary Beth O’Connor; 6 p.m., Handwerker Gallery, Gannett Center.
TUESDAY, MARCH 25
Louis K. Thaler Concert Violinst Series performance by Judith Ingolfsson, with pianist Vladimir Stoupel, playing works by Magnard, Ysaÿe and Prokofiev; 8:15 p.m., Ford Hall, Whalen Center.
Reading by Los Angeles-based poet Will Alexander, whose work has been described as Afro-futurist or Afro-surrealist; 6 p.m., Handwerker Gallery, Gannet Center.
Ithaca College Theatre production of “Gone Missing,” a whimsical musical that documents how we cope with the things that simply disappear out of our lives; 8 p.m., Clark Theatre, Dillingham Center (admission charged).
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 26
Out of the Closet and Onto the Screen series showing of “Overruled! The Case That Brought Down Sodomy Laws,” a documentary on the drama behind the Lawrence v. Texas U.S. Supreme Court ruling; 7 p.m., Textor 103.
“Strange Bedfellows,” a nationally traveling exhibition and catalogue that explores collaborative practice in queer art making and offers perspective on the queer experience; through April 11, Handwerker Gallery, Gannett Center. 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.