Westminster Jubilee Singers: Examine Me

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Sunday, November 18th at 7:30 PM at Westminster Choir College

Westminster Jubilee Singers explores the Psalter (book of Psalms) and performs settings by African American composers. The program features Psalm I by Nathan Carter, “The Lord Is My Shepherd, Alleluia” from Adolphus Hailstork’s I Will Lift Up Mine Eyes, Margaret Douroux’s Day and Night Praise and works by Cedric Dent and M. Roger Holland.

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Nassau Street Sampler

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Thursday, September 15th from 5 pm – 8 pm at the Princeton Art Museum

Celebrate the beginning of the fall semester and an exciting new year of programs at the Art Museum, including the special exhibition “Frank Stella Unbound: Literature and Printmaking”, at the tenth annual Nassau Street Sampler. Visit our galleries and taste what local restaurants have to offer while enjoying musical performances by some of Princeton’s beloved student groups.

Student Playwrights Festival

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Friday, April 20th at Theatre Intime located at Princeton University

Every year, Theatre Intime hosts the Student Playwrights Festival, a full production of original one-act plays written by Princeton students! This year, Intime is returning SPF to its two-weekend format, affirming its dedication to honoring and showcasing the brilliance of our student writers.

Our performances will exhibit the familiar in a new light — from biblical stories to the suburban American ideal to what it means to be a performer. We invite you to discover the absurd, the hysterical and the uncomfortable through our three selections:

“A Place for Dust & Flies” by Aidan Gray ’18
“Orsen” by Richard Peng ’20
“Ribs” by Hannah Wang ’21

Theatre Intime is proud to be the creative platform for these works and excited to bring these stories to life!

$8 for students
$10 for faculty, staff, and seniors
$12 for general public
FREE with student events eligibility
Available at the Frist Box Office, 609-258-9220, or at tickets.princeton.edu in advance
Available at the Theatre Intime box office before each performance

Richard Thompson in Concert

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With Special Guests Joan Shelley & Nathan Salsburg

“The finest rock songwriter after Dylan and the best electric guitarist since Hendrix.” – Los Angeles Times

Named by Rolling Stone Magazine as one of the Top 20 Guitarists of All Time, Richard Thompson is also one of the world’s most critically acclaimed and prolific songwriters. He has received Lifetime Achievement Awards for Songwriting on both sides of the Atlantic – from the Americana Music Association in Nashville to Britain’s BBC Awards. Thompson’s genre defying mastery of both acoustic and electric guitar along with dizzying energy and onstage wit continue to earn Richard Thompson massive new fans and a place as one of the most distinctive virtuosos in Folk Rock history.

Venue
Matthews Theatre

Crowns

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Friday, March 23rd at the McCarter Theatre Center

When a Chicago teenager is sent to live with her grandmother in South Carolina, she finds herself on a powerful journey toward discovering her place in this world and in her family. Inspired by the best-selling book, “Crowns” weaves faith and fashion together into an inspirational, joyous coming-of-age musical celebration of resilient, triumphant African-American women — and their church hats. Regina Taylor returns to direct this 15th Anniversary revival that will truly lift your spirits at McCarter Theatre Center’s Matthews Theatre in Princeton.

 

Project Pet

petdogsSunday, January 28 from 1:00 to 4:00 PM at Pinot’s Palette

Paint a portrait of your pet at Project Pet. Once you sign up for the painting, email us a high quality digital photo of your pet (one pet per canvas, please) and we will do the rest. Each photo will be transferred onto a 16”X20” canvas. Our talented artists will walk you through the steps to create your very own Pet Portrait!

NO DISCOUNTS ALLOWED, THANK YOU! 

Just send us a high quality photo of your fur baby, and we will work our magic to transfer the image onto your canvas before you arrive. Our talented artists will lead you step-by-step while you enjoy your favorite beverage and watch your pet portrait come to life!

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Steinway Musicales

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3:00 PM Sunday, January 14, 2018 

Filamental Trio – Charl Louw – pianist, Ryan Morris – bassoon, Sharra Wagner  clarinet.

This interesting combination of instruments lends itself to experimentation with unique sound combinations. The Trio has commissioned original compositions from award winning American composers that are included in a recording released in July 2017. The trio has performed to great acclaim throughout the US and enjoy a reputation for showcasing repertoire by contemporary composers as well as neglected works from the standard repertoire.

$18., www.steinwaysocietyprinceton.org

Tots on Tour

tots-on-tour-450November 18, 2017 at 11:00 AM at  Grounds for Sculpture

Especially for kids ages 3-5 and their adult caregivers. Listen to a story, explore GFS, and make art inspired by our current exhibitions. Each month centers on a different theme; check here after the 1st of the month for details. Children must be accompanied by an adult companion. 11AM and 1PM. Instructor: Joslyn Johnson.

Price: $5 per child. Space is limited; first-come, first-serve.

The Outlet Dance Project Film Festival

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The Outlet Dance Project film festival features short dance films from as close as New Jersey to as far away as Europe and the Middle East. Q and A with the artists follows the screening. www.groundsforsculpture.org and www.theoutletdanceproject.com

Location: Grounds For Sculpture

Admission: $15 all tickets includes admission to GFS day of; Pre-purchases also garner entrance to The Day of Dance on Sat, Oct. 7

80 Sculptors Way

Phone: 609.586.0616