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Tuesday, Aug. 04, 2015

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Art museum to host picnic and film screening

Thursday, Aug. 6, 2015, 6 p.m. Princeton University Art Museum lawn

As part of its Late Thursdays series, the Princeton University Art Museum will host its annual picnic on the lawn at 6 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 6. The evening will feature barbecue fare, live music, family-friendly activities and an 8:30 p.m. screening of the movie "American Graffiti."

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Princeton Summer Theater to present 'Eurydice'

Thursday, Aug. 6 through Sunday, Aug. 16, 2015, various times Hamilton Murray Theater

Princeton Summer Theater will present Sarah Ruhl's "Eurydice," directed by Wesley Cornwell, a member of the Princeton Class of 2016, at 8 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 6, through Saturday, Aug. 15. Matinee performances will take place at 2 p.m. Saturdays, Aug. 8 and 15, and Sundays, Aug. 9 and 16. Tickets are offered online; by calling the theater's box office at 732-997-0205, Tuesdays through Sundays, 11 a.m. to 8 p.m.; or by emailing box@princetonsummertheater.org.

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Art museum to open two exhibitions

June 27-Aug. 30, 2015 Princeton University Art Museum

The Princeton University Art Museum will open two new exhibitions this summer — "Painting on Paper: American Watercolors at Princeton" and "Collecting Contemporary, 1960-2015: Selections from the Schorr Collection" at 10 a.m. Saturday, June 27. The exhibitions will run through Aug. 30. A summer exhibitions celebration will take place on at 5 p.m. Saturday, June 27, featuring a lecture "The American Watercolor Movement, 1860-1925" by Kathleen Foster of the Philadelphia Museum of Art. An exhibition tour followed by a watercolor demonstration on Cannon Green will take place at 2 p.m. Sunday, June 28.

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