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For those who want to shake things up.

Motion: New Dance Works
7:30 p.m. Friday, December 8 and 2 p.m. Saturday, December 9, 2017
A performance in partnership with New Brunswick-based coLAB Arts in their mission to create dances that emerge from community-based creative engagement with local social advocacy organizations. This program is supported, in part, by the Middlesex County Board of Chosen Freeholders, Middlesex County Office of Culture and Heritage, and the New Jersey State Council on the Arts/Department of State.
Loree Dance Theater
Public $15 / Seniors, Rutgers Alumni and Employees $10 / Students $5
 
Rutgers University Choir: Visions and Vigils
7:30 p.m. Wednesday, December 13, 2017
Reid Masters, conductor
Inspired by a fascination with what lies beyond this world, this program features imaginative works that speak of seers and sages.
Kirkpatrick Chapel
Public $15 / Seniors, Rutgers Alumni and Employees $10 / Students $5
 
February 2, 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.
 
Rutgers Theater Company presents: The Other Shore
7:30 p.m. Wednesday, February 7–Friday, February 9, 2018
2 and 7:30 p.m. Saturday, February 10, 2018
Students explore text and storytelling through movement.
Victoria J. Mastrobuono Theater
Public $15 / Seniors, Rutgers Alumni and Employees $12 / Students $10
 
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.

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

Historias de Tango (Stories of Tango)

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

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 his Peace Piece One: From the Metta Sutta and Three Songs for chorus and chamber orchestra, paired with the mystical power of Arvo Pärt’s Te Deum for string orchestra, synthesizer, and chorus.

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

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.
Nicholas Music Center