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Ithaca College Calendar of Events October 10—16

THURSDAY, OCT. 10
LECTURE
“A Conversation with Alumnus Marc Wigler ’87: GLBT Advocate, Supporter, Educator and Comedienne,” a National Coming Out Day talk by Wigler, a former longtime teacher in the Chicago public schools; 7 p.m., Klingenstein Lounge, Egbert Hall.

MUSIC
Performance by the Chamber Orchestra, conducted by Tiffany Lu; 8:15 p.m., Ford Hall, Whalen Center.

READING
Distinguished Visiting Writers Series reading by nonfiction writer and critic Luc Sante; 6 p.m., Handwerker Gallery, Gannett Center.

THEATRE
Ithaca College Theatre production of “Fires in the Mirror,” a dramatization chronicling the events surrounding Brooklyn’s Crown Heights riots of 1991; 8 p.m., Clark Theatre, Dillingham Center (admission charged).

FRIDAY, OCT. 11
MUSIC
Performance by the Jazz Ensemble, featuring trombonist Jack Gale, directed by Mike Titlebaum; 8:15 p.m., Ford Hall, Whalen Center.

THEATRE
Ithaca College Theatre production of “Fires in the Mirror,” a dramatization chronicling the events surrounding Brooklyn’s Crown Heights riots of 1991; 8 p.m., Clark Theatre, Dillingham Center (admission charged).

SATURDAY, OCT. 12
MUSIC
Guest recital by the Ancia Saxophone Quartet; 4 p.m., Hockett Family Recital Hall, Whalen Center.

Performance by Grammy-winning vocal ensemble New York Voices; 8:30 p.m., Ford Hall, Whalen Center (admission charged).

SCREENING
Showing of “Celebrating Douglass: From the Church to the Street with Voices from the Community,” a documentary featuring a reenactment of Frederick Douglass’ 1852 speech in Ithaca, produced by assistant professor of media arts, sciences and studies Gossa Tsegaye; 7 p.m., St. James AME Zion Church, 116 Cleveland Ave.

THEATRE
Ithaca College Theatre production of “Fires in the Mirror,” a dramatization chronicling the events surrounding Brooklyn’s Crown Heights riots of 1991; 2 and 8 p.m., Clark Theatre, Dillingham Center (admission charged).

SUNDAY, OCT. 13
MUSIC
Faculty recital by flutist Wendy Herbener Mehne; 4 p.m., Hockett Family Recital Hall, Whalen Center.

WORKSHOP
Ithaca College Women’s Basketball Clinic for high school athletes in grades 9-12; 1 p.m., Ben Light Gymnasium, Hill Center. Preregistration is required and there is a fee; visit bombers.ithaca.edu/news/2013/9/18/WBB_0918132514.aspx

MONDAY, OCT. 14
LECTURE
“Repoliticizing Racial Justice in the Age of Obama,” a Center for the Study of Culture, Race, and Ethnicity Discussion Series talk by Daniel HoSang, associate professor of ethnic studies and political science at the University of Oregon; 7 p.m., Emerson Suites, Phillips Hall.

MUSIC
Performance by the Detroit Chamber Winds and Strings, conducted by H. Robert Reynolds, playing works by Bernard, Bizet, Alwyn, Ibert and Francaix; 8:15 p.m., Ford Hall, Whalen Center.  

TUESDAY, OCT. 15
MUSIC
Performance by the Wind Ensemble, conducted by Stephen Peterson; 8:15 p.m., Ford Hall, Whalen Center.

WEDNESDAY, OCT. 16
WORKSHOP
“Handling Stress in a Rapidly Changing Environment,” an Ithaca College Gerontology Institute workshop by Francis Battisti, executive vice president and chief academic officer of Broome Community College; 2 p.m., Country Inn and Suites, 1100 Danby Road. Preregistration is required and there is a fee; visit www.ithaca.edu/agingworkshops/

CONTINUING EXHIBIT
“do it,” an exhibition that will be built from scratch over the course of two weeks by Ithaca College students and faculty interpreting instructions from world-renowned artists like Yoko Ono, Sol Lewitt, Felix Gonzalez-Torres and David Lynch; running through Nov. 8, 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. 

ALL EVENTS ARE FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC UNLESS OTHERWISE NOTED.



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