Thursday, April 27, 2017

5:00pm to 6:30pm

Business and Management Major Event: "Leadership Strategies" with Molly Shepard '68 and Peter Dean
Join alumna, Molly D. Shepard '68 and Peter Dean for a dynamic presentation on Leadership Strategies! Molly D. Shepard is President & Chief Executive Officer of The Leader’s Edge/Leaders By Design, a company dedicated to the advancement of executive and high-potential leaders.  Peter J. Dean, Ph.D. heads Leaders By Design, the men’s leadership development and executive coaching division of The Leader’s Edge.  Peter bases his executive coaching and consulting on current reviews of literature and research from the ever-expanding field of leadership development and the best practices in leadership development and executive coaching.
Science Center, Hindle Auditorium
Contact: Amy Dumont

5:00pm to 6:30pm

Creative Writing Senior Reading
Seniors graduating with a degree in creative writing and literature showcase original works of poetry, fiction and dramatic writing.
Mary Lyon Hall, Woolley Room
Web link. Contact: Jessica Kuszaj

5:30pm to 7:30pm

Art Haus presents the first annual Art Gala
Join Wheaton College Art Haus, SSSR and Norton High School for an evening of talent and creativity with a purpose. Artwork by Wheaton and Norton High School students will be on display as part of a silent auction with the proceeds benefiting the NHS Art Program. If you are a supporter of the arts, this is a great way to get involved in your local community. Refreshments will be served. All ages are welcome! Artwork is still being accepted, contact nortonartgala@gmail.com by Monday April 24th to donate or with questions.
Web link. Contact: Maeve Ronan

Sunday, April 30, 2017

7:30pm to 9:30pm

Carmina Burana
The Wheaton Chorale and Chamber Singers will be joined by the Oure Pleasure Singers (OPS) in presenting Carl Orff’s thrilling settings of Medieval secular poetry, Carmina Burana, under the direction of Professor of Music Tim Harbold. The concert will also feature the OPS in a set of music under the direction of Christophe Heidbreder. Suggested donation $10. Suggested donation $10
Cole Memorial Chapel
Web link. Contact: Jessica Kuszaj

Monday, May 1, 2017

7:00pm to 8:30pm

Alum Cliften Desravines '15: Screening of new films and talk back
Cliften Desravines '15 also known as Cliften Notez will be screening his original short films "The Art of Being Haunted" and "Vitiligo". There will be a talk back session after the screening. free
Science Center, Hindle Auditorium
Web link. Contact: Denyse Wilhelm

7:00pm to 9:00pm

Film Screening with HipStory Founder Cliff Notez '15
Cliff Notez '15, founder of hipstory.org, will screen two short films, The Art of Being Haunted and Vitiligo. These films depict the relationship between racism, mental health and social justice. There will be a talk back session following the screening.
Science Center, Hindle Auditorium
Web link. Contact: Denyse Wilhelm

Tuesday, May 2, 2017

5:00pm to 7:00pm

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

8:00pm to 10:00pm

Phat Police
The contemporary music ensemble, grounded in jazz, presents a program of music chosen and/or written/arranged by its members under the guidance of Assistant Professor of Music Jeff Cashen.
Watson Fine Arts, Haas Concourse & Lobby
Web link. Contact: Jessica Kuszaj

Wednesday, May 3, 2017

8:00pm to 10:00pm

Wheaton College Jazz Band
Under the direction of Assistant Professor of Music Jeff Cashen, the band explores the sonic possibilities of jazz and related genres. The concert will include compositions by McCoy Tyner, Jaki Byard, Joe Zawinul, Benny Golson, Antonio Carlos Jobim and others.
Watson Fine Arts, Experimental Theatre
Web link. Contact: Jessica Kuszaj

Thursday, May 4, 2017

7:30pm to 9:30pm

Dance Company Performance
The ensemble, performing under the direction of Artistic Director Andrea Taylor-Blenis, features the premier of an original work by Island Moving Company member and Visiting Artist, Shane Farrell.  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 boxoffice@wheatoncollege.edu.
Watson Fine Arts, Weber Theatre
Web link. Contact: Jessica Kuszaj

Friday, May 5, 2017

7:30pm to 9:30pm

Dance Company Performance
The ensemble, performing under the direction of Artistic Director Andrea Taylor-Blenis, features the premier of an original work by Island Moving Company member and Visiting Artist, Shane Farrell.  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 boxoffice@wheatoncollege.edu.
Watson Fine Arts, Weber Theatre
Web link. Contact: Jessica Kuszaj

Saturday, May 6, 2017

7:30pm to 9:30pm

Dance Company Performance
The ensemble, performing under the direction of Artistic Director Andrea Taylor-Blenis, features the premier of an original work by Island Moving Company member and Visiting Artist, Shane Farrell.  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 boxoffice@wheatoncollege.edu.
Watson Fine Arts, Weber Theatre
Web link. Contact: Jessica Kuszaj

Sunday, May 7, 2017

4:00pm to 6:00pm

Great Woods Symphony Orchestra
Comprised of Wheaton students, faculty and members of the public, the 60-piece GWSO, under the direction of Associate Professor of Music Delvyn Case, will present Dvorak’s New World Symphony, one of the most famous symphonies in the repertoire. Virtuoso trombonist Achilles Liarmakopoulos, a member of the world-famous Canadian Brass and a Haas Visiting Artist, will also join the orchestra in a concerto performance. Suggested donation $5. Suggested donation $5
Watson Fine Arts, Weber Theatre
Web link. Contact: Jessica Kuszaj