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Evelyn Danzig Haas '39 Visiting Artists Program

The Evelyn Danzig Haas ’39 Visiting Artists Program

Now in its 11th year, the Evelyn Danzig Haas ’39 Visiting Artists Program and Arts in the City brings artists to campus to deliver public lectures, mount gallery exhibitions, collaborate on installations and perform for the campus community and the public during short-term engagements in which they also work with students and faculty in master classes and private consultations. The program was launched in the spring of 2003.

Visiting artists slated to teach and perform on campus this spring, both publicly and privately, include:

Cynthia Becker—Associate Professor of African Art, Boston University
Jean Appolon and JAE Dance Company—Afro-Haitian Folklorico Dance Company
Valerie Linson—WGBH producer
Jovino Santo Neto—Brazilian pianist and composer
Sponsored by the Dale Rogers Marshall Visiting Artists Program Endowed Fund within the Evelyn Danzig Haas ’39 Visiting Artists Program

Boston Public Quartet—chamber music ensemble
Dominique Eade—vocalist, composer and improviser
Kirsten Greenidge—playwright
Mat Johnson—author
Marilyn Nelson—poet
Sponsored by the Celeste Gottesman Bartos ’35 Fund for the Visual Arts within the Evelyn Danzig Haas ’39 Visiting Artists Program

Marcelle Gauvin—jazz vocalist & educator
Robbie McCauley—playwright, performance artist & community activist
Sponsored by the Caroline C. Edwards ’70 Master Class in the Visual and Musical Arts Endowed Fund within the Evelyn Danzig Haas ’39 Visiting Artists Program

Michelle Alexander—vocal coach
Thomas Riis—Professor of Musicology, College of Music, University of Colorado Boulder
Sponsored by the Ruth Eddy ’42 Master Class in the Arts Endowed Fund within the Evelyn Danzig Haas ’39 Visiting Artists Program

Monica Aiello—painter
Tyler Aiello—sculptor
Jacqueline Reem Salloum—filmmaker
Sponsored by the Master Class in the Visual Arts Fund, given by a Wheaton Alumna within the Evelyn Danzig Haas ’39 Visiting Artists Program

Bolaji Campbell—Associate Professor of History of Art & Visual Culture, RISD
Christopher Castellani—novelist
Peter Krasinski—organist
Dr. Catherine Bigley McGovern & Peter J. McGovern—Senior IP Teaching Fellows, UNH Law
Nicholas Mirzoff—Professor of Media, Culture and Communication at NYU
Sponsored by the Evelyn Danzig Haas ’39 Visiting Artists Program

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