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Upcoming Events at the Lewis Center

Thursday

April 24, 2014

09:00 am

Program in Visual Arts: End of Year Junior Exhibition 

James S. Hall '34 Memorial Gallery in Butler College


James S. Hall '34 Memorial Gallery in Butler College

Thursday

April 24, 2014

10:00 am

Thursday

April 24, 2014

4:30 pm

Dramas of Exile: Feuchtwanger and Brecht
The Program in Theater will present Israeli Professors Galit Hasan-Rokem and Freddie Rokem speaking on two German authors who wrote about living in exile in the U.S. during World War II. Cosponsored by the Program in Jewish Studies, Department of German, and the Program in Gender and Sexuality Studies.
Room 219 at 185 Nassau Street


Room 219 at 185 Nassau Street

Thursday

April 24, 2014

7:00 pm

PLab 185
Students participating in the Program in Dance's new mentorship and performance program will present their dances on Thursday, April 24 in the Patricia and Ward Hagan '48 Dance Studio at 185 Nassau Street. PLab 185 gives student choreographers the opportunity to develop their work over a period of time, engaging in choreographic investigation under faculty mentorship.The event will begin with pizza at 6:30 p.m. followed by the performances at 7:00 p.m., and it is free and open to the public.
Hagan Dance Studio 185 Nassau Street


Hagan Dance Studio 185 Nassau Street

Thursday

April 24, 2014

8:00 pm

Margo in Margoland
In this magical realist adaptation inspired by the Greek myth Medea, Margo falls into her imagination, where she discovers that the pain and betrayal of her past are much more alive and real than she could have ever imagined. Written by senior certificate student Rachel Alter, directed by senior certificate student Caroline Slutsky, and choreographed by Adin Walker '16. Performances are April 18, 19, 24, 25, and 26 at 8:00 p.m. in the Marie and Edward Matthews '53 Acting Studio at 185 Nassau Street. Tickets: $12 general admission, $10 students/seniors.
Marie and Edward Matthews '53 Acting Studio


Marie and Edward Matthews '53 Acting Studio

Friday

April 25, 2014

09:00 am

Program in Visual Arts: End of Year Junior Exhibition 

James S. Hall '34 Memorial Gallery in Butler College


James S. Hall '34 Memorial Gallery in Butler College

Friday

April 25, 2014

10:00 am

Friday

April 25, 2014

4:30 pm

Fund for Irish Studies Performance by Martin Hayes and Dennis Cahill 
Fiddler Martin Hayes and guitarist Dennis Cahill will perform Irish traditional music on Friday, April 25, at 4:30 p.m. in the James M. Stewart '32 Theater at 185 Nassau Street. The performance is the final event in the 2013-14 series presented by Princeton University's Fund for Irish Studies. The concert is free and open to the public.
James M. Stewart '32 Theater 185 Nassau St.


James M. Stewart '32 Theater 185 Nassau St.

Friday

April 25, 2014

8:00 pm

Margo in Margoland
In this magical realist adaptation inspired by the Greek myth Medea, Margo falls into her imagination, where she discovers that the pain and betrayal of her past are much more alive and real than she could have ever imagined. Written by senior certificate student Rachel Alter, directed by senior certificate student Caroline Slutsky, and choreographed by Adin Walker '16. Performances are April 18, 19, 24, 25, and 26 at 8:00 p.m. in the Marie and Edward Matthews '53 Acting Studio at 185 Nassau Street. Tickets: $12 general admission, $10 students/seniors.
Marie and Edward Matthews '53 Acting Studio


Marie and Edward Matthews '53 Acting Studio

Saturday

April 26, 2014

1:00 pm

Hoodwinked: A Reading & Symposium
"Hoodwinked" is a new documentary play created by McCarter Theatre's Artistic Director Emily Mann out of interviews, transcripts, and other primary sources. Inspired by questions, confusion, and misinformation that circulated in the media after the Fort Hood massacre, "Hoodwinked" explores Radical Islam/Islamism and the dangers that ideology can pose not only to western nations but also to moderate/traditional Muslims around the world. On Saturday, April 26, beginning at 1:00 p.m., there will be a public reading of "Hoodwinked" followed by a symposium with a variety of opportunities for dialogue and further learning.
James M. Stewart '32 Theater 185 Nassau Street


James M. Stewart '32 Theater 185 Nassau Street

Saturday

April 26, 2014

8:00 pm

Margo in Margoland
In this magical realist adaptation inspired by the Greek myth Medea, Margo falls into her imagination, where she discovers that the pain and betrayal of her past are much more alive and real than she could have ever imagined. Written by senior certificate student Rachel Alter, directed by senior certificate student Caroline Slutsky, and choreographed by Adin Walker '16. Performances are April 18, 19, 24, 25, and 26 at 8:00 p.m. in the Marie and Edward Matthews '53 Acting Studio at 185 Nassau Street. Tickets: $12 general admission, $10 students/seniors.
Marie and Edward Matthews '53 Acting Studio


Marie and Edward Matthews '53 Acting Studio

Monday

April 28, 2014

09:00 am

Program in Visual Arts: End of Year Junior Exhibition 

James S. Hall '34 Memorial Gallery in Butler College


James S. Hall '34 Memorial Gallery in Butler College

Monday

April 28, 2014

10:00 am

Monday

April 28, 2014

4:30 pm

"How to Write a Song" Class Performance
Students in the spring 2014 course “How to Write a Song,” offered by the Department of Music and the Lewis Center for the Arts’ Program in Creative Writing, will present original songs at a concert on April 28 at 4:30 p.m. at the Frist Campus Center Theater on the Princeton campus. The 17 students will perform selected new work completed over the past semester under the guidance of poet and songwriter Paul Muldoon and British songwriter and author John Wesley Harding. The performance is free and open to the public.
Frist Campus Center Theater


Frist Campus Center Theater

Tuesday

April 29, 2014

09:00 am

Program in Visual Arts: End of Year Junior Exhibition 

James S. Hall '34 Memorial Gallery in Butler College


James S. Hall '34 Memorial Gallery in Butler College

Tuesday

April 29, 2014

10:00 am

Tuesday

April 29, 2014

4:30 pm

Conversation with Dessie Moynihan of The Shubert Organization
The Lewis Center's Program in Theater will host a conversation with Dessie Moynihan of The Shubert Organization on Tuesday, April 29 at 4:30 p.m. Moynihan, Vice President of Creative Projects with The Shubert Organization, will talk about art and commerce in American Theatre. Free and open to the public.
Katzenbach Room at 185 Nassau Street


Katzenbach Room at 185 Nassau Street

Wednesday

April 30, 2014

09:00 am

Program in Visual Arts: End of Year Junior Exhibition 

James S. Hall '34 Memorial Gallery in Butler College


James S. Hall '34 Memorial Gallery in Butler College

Wednesday

April 30, 2014

10:00 am

Wednesday

April 30, 2014

5:15 pm

Student Readings
Students in the Program in Creative Writing will read from their work on Wednesday, April 30 at 5:15 p.m. at Chancellor Green Rotunda.
Chancellor Green Rotunda


Chancellor Green Rotunda

Wednesday

April 30, 2014

6:00 pm

Senior Thesis Film Fest
The Program in Visual Arts will present a screening of new films created by senior certificate students in film/video Nick Ellis, Dayna Li, and Brady Valashinas. The screening will be held at 6:00 p.m. at the James M. Stewart '32 Theater at 185 Nassau Street and is free and open to the public.
James M. Stewart '32 Theater 185 Nassau Street


James M. Stewart '32 Theater 185 Nassau Street

Wednesday

April 30, 2014

7:30 pm

Autobiographical Storytelling
Students from Brian Herrera's theater course "Autobiographical Storytelling" will present original, solo works developed during the spring semester in a performance on Wednesday, April 30. In the course students learned how to use different storytelling modes such as stand-up comedy and slam poetics to remake raw material drawn from their life experiences into compelling autobiographical performances. The event will begin at 7:30 in the Katzenbach Room 207 at 185 Nassau Street and is free and open to the public.
Room 207 at 185 Nassau Street


Room 207 at 185 Nassau Street

Thursday

May 1, 2014

09:00 am

Program in Visual Arts: End of Year Junior Exhibition 

James S. Hall '34 Memorial Gallery in Butler College


James S. Hall '34 Memorial Gallery in Butler College

Thursday

May 1, 2014

10:00 am

Thursday

May 1, 2014

10:00 am

Carnegie Center

Thursday

May 1, 2014

2:00 pm

The Surface / Closing Event 
The Surface is a collaborative project envisioned by students in VIS 439: Art as Interaction. A panel discussion will take place at 2:00 p.m. on Thursday, May 1 to close the event. To keep up with #TheSurfaceMovements follow us on Facebook at SurfaceAtPrinceton and tweet at us on Twitter at @SurfaceAtPton. Can art provoke social change? Does art abide by different ethical parameters than community activism? What will you bring to The Surface?
McCosh Walk


McCosh Walk

Thursday

May 1, 2014

5:30 pm

Body/Object/ Sound Class Showing
Students in the spring course "Body/Object/Sound: Translation and the Making of Performance" will show their work in a performance on Thursday, May 1. Led by percussionist and 2013-15 Arts Fellow Jason Treuting, visual artist Suzanne Bocanegra, and choreographer and Director of Dance Susan Marshall, the course encourages students to engage in playful, cross-disciplanary collaboration in order to construct new works involving bodies, objects and sounds. The event will begin at 5:30 p.m. in the Patricia and Ward Hagan '48 Dance Studio at 185 Nassau Street and is free and open to the public.
Hagan Dance Studio 185 Nassau Street


Hagan Dance Studio 185 Nassau Street

Thursday

May 1, 2014

8:00 pm

Senior Thesis Film Fest
The Program in Visual Arts will present a screening of new films created by senior certificate students in film/video Nick Ellis, Dayna Li, and Brady Valashinas. The screening will be held outdoors on the south lawn at Frist Campus Center (rain location is Frist 302) and is free and open to the public.
South Lawn at Frist Campus Center


South Lawn at Frist Campus Center

Friday

May 2, 2014

09:00 am

Program in Visual Arts: End of Year Junior Exhibition 

James S. Hall '34 Memorial Gallery in Butler College


James S. Hall '34 Memorial Gallery in Butler College

Friday

May 2, 2014

10:00 am

Friday

May 2, 2014

10:00 am

Carnegie Center

Friday

May 2, 2014

4:30 pm

Junior Thesis Film Screening
Screening of recent work by junior film/video certificate students.
James M. Stewart '32 Theater at 185 Nassau Street


James M. Stewart '32 Theater at 185 Nassau Street

Saturday

May 3, 2014

10:00 am

Monday

May 5, 2014

09:00 am

Program in Visual Arts: End of Year Junior Exhibition 

James S. Hall '34 Memorial Gallery in Butler College


James S. Hall '34 Memorial Gallery in Butler College

Monday

May 5, 2014

10:00 am

Carnegie Center

Monday

May 5, 2014

4:30 pm

Student Thesis Readings in Poetry, Screenwriting & Translation
Students will read from their thesis work in Poetry, Screenwriting & Translation.
Palmer House


Palmer House

Tuesday

May 6, 2014

09:00 am

Program in Visual Arts: End of Year Junior Exhibition 

James S. Hall '34 Memorial Gallery in Butler College


James S. Hall '34 Memorial Gallery in Butler College

Tuesday

May 6, 2014

10:00 am

Carnegie Center

Wednesday

May 7, 2014

09:00 am

Program in Visual Arts: End of Year Junior Exhibition 

James S. Hall '34 Memorial Gallery in Butler College


James S. Hall '34 Memorial Gallery in Butler College

Wednesday

May 7, 2014

10:00 am

Carnegie Center

Wednesday

May 7, 2014

4:30 pm

Student Thesis Readings in Fiction
Students will read from their thesis work in Fiction.
Palmer House


Palmer House

Thursday

May 8, 2014

09:00 am

Program in Visual Arts: End of Year Junior Exhibition 

James S. Hall '34 Memorial Gallery in Butler College


James S. Hall '34 Memorial Gallery in Butler College

Thursday

May 8, 2014

10:00 am

Carnegie Center

Friday

May 9, 2014

10:00 am

Carnegie Center

Friday

May 9, 2014

8:00 pm

Inside/Out: A Workshop of a New Documentary Play on Life after Prison
Based on interviews with men in the process of re-entering society after incarceration, "Inside/Out" is a portrait of individuals struggling to escape the prison world and rediscover life 'on the outside'. Written by senior certificate student Tadesh Inagaki and directed by R.N. Sandberg. Workshop performances are May 9, 10, and 11 in the Marie and Edward Matthews '53 Acting Studio at 185 Nassau Street.
Marie and Edward Matthews '53 Acting Studio


Marie and Edward Matthews '53 Acting Studio

Saturday

May 10, 2014

4:30 pm

Inside/Out: A Workshop of a New Documentary Play on Life after Prison
Based on interviews with men in the process of re-entering society after incarceration, "Inside/Out" is a portrait of individuals struggling to escape the prison world and rediscover life 'on the outside'. Written by senior certificate student Tadesh Inagaki and directed by R.N. Sandberg. Workshop performances are May 9, 10, and 11 in the Marie and Edward Matthews '53 Acting Studio at 185 Nassau Street.
Marie and Edward Matthews '53 Acting Studio


Marie and Edward Matthews '53 Acting Studio

Saturday

May 10, 2014

8:00 pm

Inside/Out: A Workshop of a New Documentary Play on Life after Prison
Based on interviews with men in the process of re-entering society after incarceration, "Inside/Out" is a portrait of individuals struggling to escape the prison world and rediscover life 'on the outside'. Written by senior certificate student Tadesh Inagaki and directed by R.N. Sandberg. Workshop performances are May 9, 10, and 11 in the Marie and Edward Matthews '53 Acting Studio at 185 Nassau Street.
Marie and Edward Matthews '53 Acting Studio


Marie and Edward Matthews '53 Acting Studio

Sunday

May 11, 2014

4:30 pm

Inside/Out: A Workshop of a New Documentary Play on Life after Prison
Based on interviews with men in the process of re-entering society after incarceration, "Inside/Out" is a portrait of individuals struggling to escape the prison world and rediscover life 'on the outside'. Written by senior certificate student Tadesh Inagaki and directed by R.N. Sandberg. Workshop performances are May 9, 10, and 11 in the Marie and Edward Matthews '53 Acting Studio at 185 Nassau Street.
Marie and Edward Matthews '53 Acting Studio


Marie and Edward Matthews '53 Acting Studio

Sunday

May 11, 2014

8:00 pm

Inside/Out: A Workshop of a New Documentary Play on Life after Prison
Based on interviews with men in the process of re-entering society after incarceration, "Inside/Out" is a portrait of individuals struggling to escape the prison world and rediscover life 'on the outside'. Written by senior certificate student Tadesh Inagaki and directed by R.N. Sandberg. Workshop performances are May 9, 10, and 11 in the Marie and Edward Matthews '53 Acting Studio at 185 Nassau Street.
Marie and Edward Matthews '53 Acting Studio


Marie and Edward Matthews '53 Acting Studio


We thank you for joining us at the many Lewis Center events this year. We will be updating the site with our upcoming events later this summer and when classes begin again in September. Until then, have a wonderful summer!


For other Arts events happening around campus this summer please see our calendar.




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