Ithaca College Calendar of Events September 26–October 2
THURSDAY, SEPT. 26
“Regenerating Rusinga Island through Permaculture,” a Sustainability Speaker Series presentation by international permaculture teacher and trainer Lesley Byrne; 7 p.m., Textor 103.
FRIDAY, SEPT. 27
Guest vocal recital by Ann Baltz, founder and artistic director of OperaWorks; 7p.m., Hockett Family Recital Hall, Whalen Center.
SATURDAY, SEPT. 28
Performance by the Cayuga Chamber Orchestra, conducted by Lanfranco Marcelletti, playing works by Haydn and Chopin (admission charged); 8 p.m., Ford Hall, Whalen Center.
SUNDAY, SEPT. 29
Performance by the Ithaca College Chamber Orchestra, conducted by Jonathan Pasternack, playing works by Handel, Husa and Haydn; 4 p.m., Ford Hall, Whalen Center.
TUESDAY, OCT. 1
Guest recital by bassoonist Nadina Mackie Jackson; 7 p.m., Hockett Family Recital Hall, Whalen Center.
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).
WEDNESDAY, OCT. 2
Out of the Closet and Onto the Screen showing of “Gay Pioneers,” the story of the first organized annual gay civil rights demonstrations held in Philadelphia, New York and Washington, D.C.; 7 p.m., Textor 101.
“Pack Your Bags!” a performance by the Ithaca College Concert Band, conducted by Mark Fonder; 8:15 p.m., Ford Hall, Whalen Center.
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, opening Sept. 30 and running through Oct. 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.