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For those who want to shake things up.

First Fridays
March 2, May 4, 2018
Extended gallery hours until 9 p.m. on the first Friday of each month, October through December, featuring rotating events and performances.
 
7:30 p.m. Sunday, March 4, 2018
An exploration of the relationship between human performers, computer-generated sound, and interactive technologies.
 
Soundscapes of Modernity: Jews and Music in Polish Cities
7:30 p.m. Monday, March 5, 2018
Jewish inhabitants of Polish cities, like their counterparts elsewhere, responded to the challenges of modernity in diverse ways, which included reshaping the musical soundscapes of their communities. This concert presents music of Polish Jews that is little known to American audiences—choral pieces from 19th-century progressive (“Reform”) congregations, compositions associated with Jewish music societies, and avant-garde works by Jewish composers. Featuring the Rutgers Kirkpatrick Choir and graduate performance students.
 
7:30 p.m. Friday, March 23, 2018
Compositions by Astor Piazzolla, Alfredo Gobbi, Francisco Canaro, Pedro Laurenz, and more, featuring Elena Chernova-Davis, violin; Pedro Giraudo, bass; Rodolfo Zanetti, bandoneon; and dancers Ana Padron and Diego Blanco.
Attend a free pre-concert lecture with Professor Eduardo Herrera on the development of tango, with demonstrations of instrumental techniques of the genre at 6 p.m. in Shindell Choral Hall (Mortensen Hall).
Public $15 / Seniors, Rutgers Alumni and Employees $10 / Students $5 (Fees may apply)
 
7:30 p.m. Sunday, April 15, 2018
A collaboration with Hub City Opera and Dance, in their inaugural production. Based on a Grimms’ fairy tale involving characters who steal the moon for their country, which does not have a moon of its own. Performed in German with English supertitles.

Public $15 / Seniors, Rutgers Alumni and Employees $10 / Students $5

7:30 p.m. Saturday, April 21, 2018
Patrick Gardner, conductor
A celebration of radical, postwar composer Harrison’s 101st birthday, featuring the world premiere of Christopher Marshall’s Dark Night of the Soul, as well as Harrison's Three Songs for chorus and chamber orchestra, paired with the mystical power of Arvo Pärt’s Te Deum for string orchestra, synthesizer, and chorus. Guest artists the Rutgers University Glee Club will open the concert  with a performance of three works for organ and men’s chorus by Estonian composers Arvo Pärt, René Eespere, and Veljo Tormis.

Public $15 / Seniors, Rutgers Alumni and Employees $10 / Students $5

7:30 p.m. Saturday, April 28, 2018
Featuring the ensemble’s tour repertory presented in Estonia, Sweden, and Findland. Works by Edvard Grieg, Stephen Svanholm, RenéEespere, and Veljo Tormis, plus the always-popular songs of Rutgers University.

Public $15 / Seniors, Rutgers Alumni and Employees $10 / Students $5

OPEN v. 3: Sculpture & Performance Festival   
4–8 p.m. Sunday, April 29, 2018
Open studios and sculpture exhibit
4 p.m. potluck in LAB courtyard; 6 p.m. performance program next door at LIPS
Livingston Arts Building

7:30 p.m. Monday, April 30, 2018
Humanity has worshiped her since antiquity, and her awesome power gives life and takes it away. In a reaction to the current state of climate change, this concert of eclectic repertoire hopes to awaken the long-lost adoration to Earth while encouraging the audience to take care of her.

Public $15 / Seniors, Rutgers Alumni and Employees $10 / Students $5

7 p.m. Tuesday, May 1, 2018
Fifth-annual celebration of the works of student filmmakers throughout the 2017–18 school year. Cash prizes will be awarded, and a reception follows the screenings.