Wheaton College Norton, Massachusetts
Wheaton College
The Arts

Arts Calendar

Sunday, April 19, 2015


What Happens When
Written by Charlotte Meehan, directed by Stephanie Burlington-Daniels Meehan developed this project with nine students enrolled in her course “Devising Theatre for Social Change.” The play is a multimedia montage of the before-and-after moments of campus sexual encounters. This project is sponsored in part by a Department of Justice grant. For ticket information and reservations, contact the Watson Box Office at 508-286-3575 or by email at boxoffice@wheatoncollege.edu $10 general, $5 faculty, staff & seniors, Wheaton students free
Watson Fine Arts, Weber Theatre

Monday, April 20, 2015

5:00pm to 6:15pm

WIIH LEAPS presents The Art of Networking
Find your passion and be guided by Wheaton alums toward the job of your dreams in art history, arts administration, museum education, international art business and architecture. Hailey (O’Donnell) Conneely ’07, Membership Manager at the Gardner Museum; Alicia LaTores '09, Curatorial Assistant at the Davis Museum, Wellesley College; Meghan Quigley '11, Learning and Interpretation Assistant, Portland Museum of Art; Peter Nelson '06, Architect, Kleinfelder Associates; Annie Guill '04, Operations Manager, ArtStar.com and Little Collector.com.
Watson Fine Arts, Ellison Lecture
Web link. Contact: Evie Staudinger

7:30pm to 9:00pm

Capoeira Workshop
Capoeira Mestre Deraldo Ferreira will teach this African influenced martial art form from the northeast of Brazil. Dynamic movement with beautiful live musical accompaniment. A tradition historically gendered male-- females are also welcome! No experience necessary. Free to all
Balfour-Hood, Dance Studio
Contact: Julie Searles

Wednesday, April 22, 2015


World Music Ensemble
A wide-ranging exploration of world music traditions under the direction of Sheila Falls-Keohane, instructor of music.
Watson Fine Arts, Weber Theatre
Jessica Kuszaj

Friday, April 24, 2015


Southeastern Massachusetts Wind Symphony presents Let the Heroes Arise
Under the direction of Assistant Professor Earl Raney, the ensemble performs a program featuring traditional and contemporary music depicting courage and daring! Suggested donation $5.
Watson Fine Arts, Weber Theatre
Jessica Kuszaj

Sunday, April 26, 2015


Lift Every Voice and Sing 2015
The Wheaton Chorale and Chambers ensembles present their biennial concert of spirituals, gospel music, and African songs under the direction of Associate Professor Tim Harbold. Donations are gratefully accepted.
Cole Memorial Chapel
Jessica Kuszaj

Tuesday, April 28, 2015


Student Recitals
Gifted student performers demonstrate mastery in voice, violin, cello, piano and other instruments.
Cole Memorial Chapel
Jessica Kuszaj

Wednesday, April 29, 2015


Wheaton College Jazz Band
The ensemble performs contemporary jazz from composers such as Ornette Coleman and Wayne Shorter arranged for the band by Assistant Professor of Music Jeff Cashen, and featuring Wheaton jazz vocalists performing with the combo.
Watson Fine Arts, Experimental Theatre
Jessica Kuszaj

Thursday, April 30, 2015


Phat Police
Directed by Jeff Cashen, assistant professor of music, this contemporary ensemble’s style runs the gamut from straight ahead jazz to death metal. This spring’s performance will feature original compositions by Nicholas Elliot, Max Glick, and Jeff Paer.
Balfour-Hood, The Lyons Den
Jessica Kuszaj

Saturday, May 2, 2015


Wheaton College Dance Company
The ensemble performs under the direction of Artistic Director Andrea Taylor-Blenis. For ticket information and reservations, contact the Watson Box Office at 508-286-3575 or by email at boxoffice@wheatoncollege.edu. $10 general, $5 with a Wheaton ID & seniors, $2 students
Watson Fine Arts, Weber Theatre

Sunday, May 3, 2015


Great Woods Chamber Orchestra, featuring musicians from Community MusicWorks
The GWCO presents a multicultural concert in collaboration with musicians from Providence’s Community MusicWorks, one of the country’s most respected urban music-education programs. The program will include Daniel Bernard Roumain's hip hop-influenced Rosa Parks Symphony, symphonic masterworks presented in conjunction with original films by Wheaton students, and performances by winners of Wheaton’s Concerto-Aria Competition.
Watson Fine Arts, Weber Theatre
Jessica Kuszaj

Comments are closed.