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  • Her Infinite Variety…

    September 29, 2016
    Three-time Indian national dance champion Prathiba Natesan uses the Indian classical dance Bharatanatyam to delve into the depths of the female psyche. Her Infinite Variety portrays the strengths, vulnerabilities and kaleidoscope of emotions of three characters: a princess, a demoness and an ordinary woman.
    Kresge Experimental Theatre, Watson Fine Arts, 7:30 p.m. More »
  • Student Recitals, fall 2016

    Student Recitals

    November 17, 2016
    Gifted student performers demonstrate mastery in voice, violin, cello, piano and other instruments.
    Woolley Room, Mary Lyon Hall, 5:00 p.m. More »
  • VAP Gerry O'Beirne

    Gerry O’Beirne: Contemporary Irish Songwriter

    October 19, 2016
    O’Beirne is a renowned music producer, singer, songwriter and guitarist. His compositions blend the passion found in traditional music with the freshness of contemporary song.
    Kresge Experimental Theatre, Watson Fine Arts, 7:30 p.m. More »
  • An Evening of Gershwin

    September 28, 2016
    Visiting artists Ben Sears, baritone, and Brad Conner, piano, present a program from the Gershwin songbook. Join us to find out what makes Gershwin one of the greatest songwriters from the golden age of musical theater.
    Woolley Room, Mary Lyon Hall, 7:30 p.m. More »
  • Student Recital, spring 2016

    Student Recitals

    May 3, 2016
    Gifted student performers demonstrate mastery in voice, piano, strings and wind instruments.
    Cole Memorial Chapel, 5:00 p.m. More »
  • World Music Ensemble, spring 2016

    World Music Ensemble

    April 24, 2016
    The ensemble, under the direction of Assistant Professor of Music Sheila Falls Keohane, performs traditional styles of music from around the world.
    Weber Theatre, Watson Fine Arts, 4:00 p.m. More »
  • Great Woods Chamber Orchestra, spring 2016

    Great Woods Chamber Orchestra featuring Daniel Bernard Roumain

    May 8, 2016
    Visiting Artist, hip-hop violinist and composer Roumain (DBR) performs his Rosa Parks Symphony with the GWCO as part of the culmination of his yearlong residency at Wheaton. Professor Chase Spruill will perform world premieres of music for violin, written by Wheaton student composers. Winners of Wheaton's Concerto-Aria competition will also perform. Suggested donation $5..
    Weber Theatre, Watson Fine Arts, 7:30 p.m. More »
  • Leslie Amper, Share Inspirations

    Shared Inspirations II: Student Performances

    March 29, 2016
    Wheaton student pianists and vocalists present a recital of works by Amy Beach and Arthur Farwell inspired by Native American themes as well as the piano music of Claude Debussy. A mini-exhibition of Native North American woven objects from Wheaton’s Permanent Collection will be displayed in Watson Fine Arts in conjunction with this concert.
    Woolley Room, Mary Lyon Hall, 5:00 p.m. More »
  • Leslie Amper, Share Inspirations

    Shared Inspirations I: Claude Debussy, Alice Guy Blache, and the Impressionist Painters

    February 16, 2016
    Pianist Leslie Amper will present a multimedia piano recital, alternating between the music of Claude Debussy, the short silent films of Alice Guy Blache and images of impressionist paintings that reflect the shared inspirations of Asian and Spanish cultures, water, children and pianos.
    Woolley Room, Mary Lyon Hall, 7:30 p.m. More »
  • VAP Flowers of Polynesia

    Flowers of Polynesia

    March 2, 2016
    Carolyn Castro and Napua O' Polynesia (“Flowers of Polynesia”) will perform ancient (Kahiko) and contemporary (Auana) Hawaiian Hula styles along with an array of other Polynesian dance traditions from Tahiti, New Zealand and the Philippines.
    Atrium, Balfour-Hood Center, 7:30 p.m More »