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February 2016

Art and Design

Our Fragile Home
January 14 – February 13, 2015
CMU Art Gallery Main & West Galleries
For details visit https://www.cmich.edu/colleges/CCFA/CCFAArtGallery/Pages/default.aspx


Great Lakes:
  Image and Word
January 19 – April 1, 2016
Grand Valley State University Art Gallery, Allendale, MI
CMU Art & Design Professor Sally Rose exhibiting
For further information contact Sally Rose at rose1sn@cmich.edu or visit http://www.gvsu.edu/artgallery/


2016 Annual Juried CMU Student Art Exhibition

February 26 – March 26, 2016
CMU Art Gallery Main and West Galleries
Reception:  Saturday, February 27, 2016, 2:00 – 4:00 p.m.
Contact Anne Gochenour at goche1as@cmich.edu for further information.

CMU Art Gallery hours:  Tuesday – Friday, 11:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.; Saturday 11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m., 989-774-3800.  Director, Anne Gochenour, 989-774-7457, goche1as@cmich.edu.


Broadcast and Cinematic Arts

Central Michigan International Film Festival**
Friday – Sunday, February 5 – 7, 2016
Thursday – Sunday, February 11 – 14, 2016
Celebration! Cinema, Mt. Pleasant, MI and CMU's Park Library Auditorium
Tickets are $5/each or $10 for a book of five and go on sale in January at Java City/Park Library and Celebration! Cinema.

For a complete festival schedule, visit www.cmiff.com.

Communication and Dramatic Arts

A Skull in Connemara – Studio Theatre Production
By Martin McDonagh
Thursday – Saturday, February 4 – 6, 2016, 7:30 p.m.
CMU Moore Hall Theatre-on-the-Side
Limited first come, first serve seating so arrive early.
For further information contact Jim Hickerson at hicke1jr@cmich.edu.

 

Mother Hicks*
Written by Suzan Zeder
Directed by Nancy Eddy
Wednesday - Friday, February 10 – 12, 2016, 7:30 p.m.
Saturday – Sunday, February 13 – 14, 2016, 2:00 p.m.

PLEASE NOTE DIFFERENT TIME FOR SATURDAY PERFORMANCE THAN USUAL to accommodate ASL & Closed Caption public performance.

For details, visit: https://www.cmich.edu/colleges/CCFA/CCFADeptofCommunicationandDramaticArts/DOCDAUniversityTheatre/DOCDAUTCurrentSeason/Pages/default.aspx


Natya Dance Company Dance Workshops

All workshops in CMU Rose 127 Dance Studio
Tuesday – Thursday, February 16 – 18, 2016
For various workshops being offered, times and further information, please contact Heather Trommer-Beardslee at tromm1hm@cmich.edu or visit www.cda.cmich.edu/news.

 

Trap Door Improv
Saturday, February 20, 2016, 6:00, 8:00 and 10:00 p.m.
CMU Moore Hall Platform Theatre, Room 102
Limited first come, first serve seating so arrive early.
For further information contact Jim Hickerson at hicke1jr@cmich.edu.


MUG Communication Conference

Friday, February 26, 2016, beginning at 9:00 a.m.
For details, visit www.cda.cmich.edu/mug or contact Dr. Kirsten Weber at comconnect@cmich.edu.

 

Center for Innovation, Collaboration, and Engagement (ICE Center)

ICE Center Incubation Seminar
Topic:  Grants
Friday, February 19, 2016
11:00 a.m. Presentation
11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Round Table Discussion
Moore Hall 430
Open to the public

Email Johnny Sparks at spark3j@cmich.edu or Lesley Withers at withe1la@cmich.edu for further information.

Journalism

Jack Hartman, Guest Speaker
Topic:
  How to write a column
Wednesday, February 17, 2016, 7:00 p.m.
Moore Hall, Room 116
For further information contact the Journalism office at 989-774-3196 weekdays between 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m.

Music

All concerts are in Staples Family Concert Hall unless otherwise indicated

Contact School of Music at 989-774-3281 for further information.

 

Faculty Artist Adrienne Wiley, piano & organ*
Tuesday, February 2, 2016, 7:30 p.m.

Jazz Weekend - Faculty Jazz Combo*
Thursday, February 4, 2016, 7:30 p.m.


Jazz Weekend Guest Artist**
Walter White, Trumpet

Friday, February 5, 2016, 8:00 p.m.
CMU Warriner Hall, Plachta Auditorium

Marimba Studio Recital
Sunday, February 7, 2016, 3:00 p.m.
Chamichian Hall

 

Faculty Artist Tracy Watson, soprano*
Tuesday, February 9, 2016, 7:30 p.m.

CMU Orchestra
Thursday, February 11, 2016, 7:30 p.m.


Formosa Trio

Friday, February 12, 2016, 7:30 p.m.
Chamichian Hall


Colness Vocal Competition
Sunday, February 14, 2016, 2:00 p.m.

CMU Percussion Ensemble
Tuesday, February 16, 2016, 7:30 p.m.

Guest Artists: Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center*
Thursday, February 18, 2016, 7:30 p.m.
Staples Endowed Concert


Bassoon Studio Recital

Saturday, February 20, 2016, 1:00 p.m.
Chamichian Recital Hall


Choir Concerts

Sunday, February 21, 2016
2:00 p.m. Women's Chorus, Focus on Women
5:00 p.m. Concert Choir & Chamber Singers

 

Symphonic Wind Ensemble
Tuesday, February 23, 2016, 7:30 p.m.

Wind Symphony & Symphony Band
Thursday, February 25, 2016, 7:30 p.m.


Flute Choir Recital

Sunday, February 28, 2016, 5:00 p.m.
Chamichian Recital Hall

 

*Tickets can be purchased at CMU Tickets Central in the CMU Events Center, or by calling 989-774-3045.  Tickets and event details are also available online at www.cmich.edu/ticketcentral and prior to the event at the door.

 

**Special pricing – contact Central Box Office or contact listed in event announcement. 

 

May be charged an additional box office service fee.