For the complete listing of Arts Events visit the Arts Calendar.
December 7, 2016 The Wheaton College jazz band, under the direction of Assistant Professor of Music Jeff Cashen, is a 10- to 14-piece band that explores the sonic possibilities of jazz and related genres. This semester’s performance will include compositions by McCoy Tyner, Jaki Byard, Joe Zawinul, Benny Golson, Antonio Carlos Jobim and others. Kresge Experimental Theatre, Watson Fine Arts, 8:00 p.m.
December 8–10, 2016 The ensemble performs under the direction of Artistic Director Andrea Taylor-Blenis. Tickets: $10 general, $5 with a Wheaton ID & seniors, $2 students. For information and reservations, contact the Watson Box Office at 508-286-3575 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org. Weber Theatre, Watson Fine Arts, 7:30 p.m.
December 9, 2016 Come join the Wheaton community as we celebrate the holiday season. Local vendors, artisans and crafters will be in the Balfour Atrium selling wonderful items for the most joyous time of the year. Balfour-Hood Center, 11am-4pm
December 11, 2016 Conducted by Associate Professor of Music Delvyn Case, Wheaton’s college-community symphony performs Schubert’s famous “Unfinished” Symphony, Offenbach’s overture to “Orpheus in the Underworld,” and Beethoven’s Piano Concerto No. 1, featuring Associate Professor of Music Guy Urban. Suggested donation $5. Weber Theatre, Watson Fine Arts, 7:30 p.m.