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Upcoming Events at the Lewis Center

Monday

September 8, 2014

09:00 am

Freshman Open House
Learn more about what is available to you through the Lewis Center for the Arts and Princeton’s program and course offerings in Creative Writing, Dance, Theater, Visual Arts (including Film) and the Princeton Atelier. An introduction by Lewis Center Chair Michael Cadden will begin at 9:00 a.m. Program directors will provide a brief overview of each program followed by Q&A sessions from 9:30 - 10:30 a.m.
James M. Stewart '32 Theater at 185 Nassau Street


James M. Stewart '32 Theater at 185 Nassau Street

Monday

September 8, 2014

10:00 am

Photography: Before & After
The Program in Visual Arts will present "Photography: Before & After," an exhibition of photographs by six young artists (Adam Ekberg, Lily Healey, Carlos Jiménez Cahua, Deana Lawson, Sara Sadri & Miko Veldkamp) who are exploring what it means to make photographic art in relation to the ever-shifting terms of the medium. The exhibition will be on display from Monday, September 8 through Friday, October 3 in the Lucas Gallery at 185 Nassau Street. Gallery hours are weekdays from 10:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. An opening reception will be held on Wednesday, September 17 from 5:30 to 7:00 p.m. Free and open to the public.
Lucas Gallery at 185 Nassau St.


Lucas Gallery at 185 Nassau St.

Friday

September 12, 2014

4:30 pm

Fund for Irish Studies Lecture by Emily Mark-Fitzgerald 
On Friday, September 12, Dr. Emily Mark-Fitzgerald, a Lecturer in the School of Art History and Cultural Policy at University College, Dublin, will give a lecture on "Commemorating the Irish Famine" at 4:30 p.m. the James M. Stewart '32 Theater at 185 Nassau Street. The lecture, part of the Fund for Irish Studies series at Princeton University, is free and open to the public.
James M. Stewart '32 Theater at 185 Nassau St.


James M. Stewart '32 Theater at 185 Nassau St.

Wednesday

September 17, 2014

5:30 pm

Opening Reception - Photography: Before & After
The Program in Visual Arts will present "Photography: Before & After," an exhibition of photographs by six young artists (Adam Ekberg, Lily Healey, Carlos Jiménez Cahua, Deana Lawson, Sara Sadri & Miko Veldkamp) who are exploring what it means to make photographic art in relation to the ever-shifting terms of the medium. The exhibition will be on display from Monday, September 8 through Friday, October 3 in the Lucas Gallery at 185 Nassau Street. Gallery hours are weekdays from 10:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. An opening reception will be held on Wednesday, September 17 from 5:30 to 7:00 p.m. Free and open to the public.
Lucas Gallery at 185 Nassau St.


Lucas Gallery at 185 Nassau St.

Wednesday

September 24, 2014

4:30 pm

Reading by Hodder Fellow Roger Reeves & Arts Fellow Hanna Pylväinen
The Program in Creative Writing's 2014-15 Althea Ward Clark W'21 Reading Series will kick off with a reading by 2014-15 Hodder Fellow and poet Roger Reeves and 2014-16 Arts Fellow and writer Hanna Pylväinen. Reeves and Pylväinen will read from their work on Wednesday, September 24, at 4:30 p.m. in the Berlind Theatre at McCarter Theatre Center. Free and open to the public.
Berlind Theatre


Berlind Theatre

Wednesday

September 24, 2014

4:30 pm

Fund for Irish Studies Conversation with Olwen Fouere of RIVERRUN 
On Wednesday, September 24, the Fund for Irish Studies series will present Olwen Fouere in conversation with Michael Cadden about "riverrun," her one-woman show based on James Joyce's novel, Finnegans Wake. The conversation will take place at 4:30 p.m. in the James M. Stewart '32 Theater at 185 Nassau Street and is free and open to the public.
James M. Stewart '32 Theater at 185 Nassau St.


James M. Stewart '32 Theater at 185 Nassau St.

Thursday

September 25, 2014

8:00 pm

RIVERRUN
The Lewis Center's Performance Central series will present RIVERRUN featuring Olwen Fouéré as the voice of the river in James Joyce's Finnegans Wake. Performances of RIVERRUN--adapted, directed and performed by Fouére--will take place on Thursday, September 25 and Friday, September 26 at 8:00 p.m. in the Marie and Edward Matthews '53 Acting Studio at 185 Nassau Street. A related conversation between Fouéré and Lewis Center Chair Michael Cadden, presented by The Fund for Irish Studies, will take place on September 24 at 4:30 p.m.
James M. Stewart '32 Theater at 185 Nassau St.


James M. Stewart '32 Theater at 185 Nassau St.

Friday

September 26, 2014

8:00 pm

RIVERRUN
The Lewis Center's Performance Central series will present RIVERRUN featuring Olwen Fouéré as the voice of the river in James Joyce's Finnegans Wake. Performances of RIVERRUN--adapted, directed and performed by Fouére--will take place on Thursday, September 25 and Friday, September 26 at 8:00 p.m. in the Marie and Edward Matthews '53 Acting Studio at 185 Nassau Street. A related conversation between Fouéré and Michael Cadden, presented by The Fund for Irish Studies, will take place on September 24 at 4:30 p.m.
James M. Stewart '32 Theater at 185 Nassau St.


James M. Stewart '32 Theater at 185 Nassau St.

Wednesday

October 15, 2014

4:30 pm

Reading by Ben Lerner & Steven Millhauser
Acclaimed poet Ben Lerner and Pulitzer Prize-winning novelist and short story writer Steven Millhauser will read from their work on Wednesday, October 15, at 4:30 p.m. in the Berlind Theatre at McCarter Theatre Center. The event, part of the Althea Ward Clark W'21 Reading Series, is free and open to the public.
Berlind Theatre


Berlind Theatre

Friday

October 17, 2014

4:30 pm

Fund for Irish Studies Lecture by Daithi O'Ceallaigh 
On Friday, October 17, the Fund for Irish Studies series will present a lecture by former Irish Ambassador to the United Kingdom Daithi O'Ceallaigh, speaking on "From the Belfast Bunker: Behind the Scenes in the Peace Process." The lecture will begin at 4:30 p.m. in the James M. Stewart '32 Theater at 185 Nassau Street and is free and open to the public.
James M. Stewart '32 Theater at 185 Nassau St.


James M. Stewart '32 Theater at 185 Nassau St.

Friday

November 14, 2014

4:30 pm

Fund for Irish Studies Lecture by Dr. Charles Fanning 
On Friday, November 14, Professor Emeritus of English and History at Southern Illinois University Charles Fanning will give a lecture on "Banish the Bushwah! Why We Ought to Read James T. Farrell" at 4:30 p.m. the James M. Stewart '32 Theater at 185 Nassau Street. The lecture, part of the Fund for Irish Studies series at Princeton University, is free and open to the public.
James M. Stewart '32 Theater at 185 Nassau St.


James M. Stewart '32 Theater at 185 Nassau St.

Wednesday

November 19, 2014

4:30 pm

Reading by Dean Young & Aleksandar Hemon
Poet Dean Young and Bosnian American fiction writer Aleksandar Hemon will read from their work on Wednesday, November 19, at 4:30 p.m. in the Berlind Theatre at McCarter Theatre Center. The event, part of the Althea Ward Clark W'21 Reading Series, is free and open to the public.
Berlind Theatre


Berlind Theatre


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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