Arts and Entertainment Calendar: March 2 to March 16

March 02, 2005

SPECIAL EVENTS

Thursday, March 17
-- National Acrobats of Taiwan, Chinese acrobatic artistry, 7:30 p.m., Eisenhower Auditorium. For tickets, call (814) 863-0255.

MUSIC

Thursday, March 3
-- Bach's Lunch, Baroque Ensemble, 12:10 p.m., Eisenhower Chapel.

-- Jazz @ the HUB, featuring Inner Dimension, first floor lounge, HUB-Robeson Center.

Monday, March 14
-- Symphonic Wind Ensemble, Dennis Glocke, conductor, Esber Recital Hall. Tickets required.

Tuesday, March 15
-- Nelly, featuring Murphy Lee, Ali and Kyjuan of the St. Lunatics, 7:30 p.m., The Bryce Jordan Center. For tickets, call (814) 865-5555.

Wednesday, March 16
-- Artis Quartet, Center for the Performing Arts, 7:30 p.m., Schwab Auditorium. For tickets, call (814) 863-0255.

FILMS

Wednesday, March 16
-- "The World: A Television History, 15-Africa Before the Europeans, 100-1500," 12:15 p.m., 105 Deike.

SEMINARS

Wednesday, March 16
-- Research Unplugged: Cary Libkin on "Staging Romeo and Juliet as a Rock Musical," noon, Penn State Downtown Theatre.

EXHIBITS

HUB-Robeson Center
-- "Calculations for the Perfect Woman," by Donnamaria Bruton, through March 16.

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.

Pattee and Paterno Libraries
-- "Changing the Joke/Slipping the Yoke: Humor in African-American Fiction," by Pia Deas, 109 Pattee Library, through March 11.

-- "Endangered Peoples: Struggling to Survive in a Global World," 109 Pattee Library, through March 11.

-- "Celebrating Martin Luther King Jr. and Black History Month," featuring posters designed by Penn State students, Pattee Library exhibit area, through March 11.

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

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

Zoller Gallery
-- The International Rapid Prototyping Sculpture Exhibition, through March 26.

-- School of Visual Arts students exhibit, through March 26.

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