Arts and Entertainment Calendar: April 27 to May 11, 2005

May 02, 2005

SPECIAL EVENTS

Wednesday, April 27
-- August Wilson Play Festival, through April 30. For tickets, call (814) 865-6482.

-- "Fences," Penn State Downtown Theatre Center, through May 7. For tickets, call (814) 863-0255.

Friday, May 13
-- Penn State graduation, various locations, through May 15.

MUSIC

Wednesday, April 27
-- Trumpet Studio Recital, 4 p.m., Esber Recital Hall.

-- String Chamber Music, 8 p.m., Eisenhower Chapel.

-- Symphonic Wind Ensemble, Dennis Glocke, director, 8 p.m., Eisenhower Auditorium. For tickets, call (814) 863-0255.

Thursday, April 28
-- Bach's Lunch, Chamber Singers, 12:10 p.m., Eisenhower Chapel.

-- Jazz @ the HUB, with Inner Dimensions, 6:45 p.m., first floor, HUB-Robeson Center.

-- Symphonic Band, Dennis Glocke, director, 8 p.m., Eisenhower Auditorium. For tickets, call (814) 863-0255.

Friday, April 29
-- Kyoko Egawa Piano Recital, 7 p.m., 122 Music II.

-- Horn Studio Recital, 8 p.m., Esber Recital Hall.

Saturday, April 30
-- Thompson Symposium Music Education Research Symposium, all day, Music I and Music II.

Saturday, May 7
-- "A Very Special Guest -- Season Finale," The Pennsylvania Centre Orchestra, 7:30 p.m., Esber Rectial Hall. For tickets, call (814) 234-8313.

FILMS

Wednesday, April 27
-- "Human Geography: People, Places and Changes, 10-The World of the Dragon," 12:15 p.m., 105 Deike.

EXHIBITS

Agricultural Administration Building
-- Forestry and art education display, graphic art poster exhibition on forestry topics, through May.

Palmer Museum of Art
-- "An Intimate Eye: Selections from the Collection of James and Barbara Palmer," through May 15.

-- "Henry Varnum Poor: Studies for the Land Grant Frescoes," through June 5.

-- "American Prints from the 1920s and 1930s," through May 22.

Pattee and Paterno Libraries

-- "A Tradition of Educational Excellence: 150 Years of Penn State Teaching, Research and Service," 104 Paterno Library, through June 6.

-- "Sesquicentennial: 150 Years of Pennsylvania State University Historic Images from the Penn State University Archives," main exhibit area, through May 25.

-- "Focus on Jazz," by Pete Kiefer, 109 Pattee Library, through May 25.

-- "Prints by Brian Conley," Pattee Library lobby, through May 23.

Zoller Gallery
-- Patricia Howard, photography, through April 30.

-- "Relics," black-and-white photography by Patricia Howard, through April 30.

For a full listing of University Park activities, including sporting events, go to the Web at http://events.psu.edu/ and for a detailed listing of upcoming Conference and Institutes' conferences, visit the Web at http://www.outreach.psu.edu/conferences.html

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Last Updated March 19, 2009