Arts Calendar

January | February | March 2015

February

Friday, February 6 at 7:00 pm
CSU Arts Campus, The Galleries at CSU
A Reading with Lauren Haldeman & Shane McCrae
Hosted by the CSU Poetry Center.

Tuesday, February 10 at 7:30 pm
CSU Music and Communication Building, Drinko Recital Hall
Dr. John A. Flower WCLV Faculty Concerts – LIVE on WCLV
The Amici Quartet

The Amici String Quartet members are Takako Masame (violin), Miho Hashizume (violin), Lynne Ramsey (viola) and Ralph Curry (cello).

Thursday, February 12 – Saturday, February 14 at 8:00 pm
Off-Campus, Convergence Continuum, Tremont
NEOMFA Playwrights Festival*
The NEOMFA Playwrights Festival presents professionally produced plays written by MFA playwrights. 

Sunday, February 15 from 9:30 am – 4:00 pm
CSU Music and Communication Building
CSU Department of Music String Symposium
Featuring the CSU String Faculty.

Monday, February 16 at 7:30 pm
CSU Music and Communication Building, Drinko Recital Hall
Ars Futura
Cleveland-based contemporary music ensemble.

Wednesday, February 18 at 7:30 pm
CSU Music and Communication Building, Drinko Recital Hall
Spring Semester Student Composition Recital
Featuring both graduate and undergraduate students.

Thursday, February 19 at 3:30 pm
CSU Arts Campus, Middough Building, Room 232
Join Dr. Forster, Chair of Social Anthropology and founding director of his institution's Institute of African Studies
This is in conjunction with a new exhibition entitled "Senufo: Art and Identity in West Africa" opening at the Cleveland Museum of Art February 22, 2015. The nearly 160 objects include many international loans and the exhibition will later travel to Saint Louis Art Museum and the Musee Fabre in Montpelier, France.

Thursday, February 19 at 7:30 pm
CSU Music and Communication Building, Waetjen Lobby
CSU Student Jazz Combos
Joe Miller, Bill Ransom and Jason Smith, directors

Thursday, February 19 – Saturday, February 21 at 8:00 pm
Off-Campus, Convergence Continuum, Tremont
NEOMFA Playwrights Festival*
The NEOMFA Playwrights Festival presents professionally produced plays written by MFA playwrights. 

Friday, February 20 at 7:30 pm
Music and Communication Building, Waetjen Auditorium
CSU Symphony Orchestra
Victor Liva, conductor

Sunday, February 22 at 4:00 pm
Off-Campus, Fairmount Presbyterian Church, 2757 Fairmount Boulevard, Cleveland Heights
CSU Chamber Winds
Birch Browning, conductor
CSU Chorale
Brian Bailey, conductor

Thursday, February 26 at 7:30 pm
CSU Music and Communication Building, Waetjen Auditorium
CSU Wind Ensemble and CSU Jazz Ensemble
Birch Browning and John Perrine, conductors

Thursday, February 26 – Sunday, March 8
CSU Arts Campus, Outcalt Theatre at Playhouse Square
Angels in America Part I: Millennium Approaches*
Written by Tony Kushner and directed by Russ Borski.

Friday, February 27 at 7:30 pm
CSU Music and Communication Building, Drinko Recital Hall
CSU Chamber Orchestra
Victor Liva, conductor

March

Thursday, March 5 at 7:30 pm
CSU Music and Communication Building, Drinko Recital Hall
University Chorus and CSU Chorale
Brian Bailey, conductor
With guest ensembles: Lakewood High School Symphonic Mixed Choir and Chamber Choir
Peter Hampton, conductor

Friday, March 6 at 7:00 pm
CSU Arts Campus, The Galleries at CSU
A Reading with Chloe Honum & Dora Malech
Hosted by the CSU Poetry Center.

Sunday, March 15 at 3:00 pm
CSU Music and Communication Building, Waetjen Auditorium
Keyboard Conversations with Jeffrey Siegel*
Three Great “Bs:” Bach, Beethoven and Bartok!

Thursday, March 26 – Saturday, March 28
CSU Arts Campus, Outcalt Theatre at Playhouse Square
CSU Spring Dance Concert 2015*

Monday, March 30 at 8:00 pm
CSU Music and Communication Building, Drinko Recital Hall
Alarm Will Sound

Sponsored by Cleveland Contemporary Players

Galleries at CSU

Thursday, January 15 – Saturday, March 7
CSU Arts Campus, The Galleries at CSU
Opening Reception: Thursday, January 15 from 5:00 – 8:00 pm

North Gallery: Mind Creatures: The Amazing World of Marvin Jones
An exhibition of works by the late CSU Professor of Art who taught printmaking in the CSU Art Department from 1976 until his death in 2005. Curated by Russ Revock, former student of Marvin Jones, and current Professor of Printmaking at CSU.

Center Gallery: Only Human: Wrestling Entropy
Works by E.D. Taylor – thoughtfully crafted collage paintings and sound sculptures addressing themes of the human condition.

South Gallery: Place and Vision: The Artistic Legacy of Masumi Hayashi
An exhibition of works by the late CSU Professor of Art who taught photography at CSU from 1985 until her tragic, untimely death in 2006. Curated by Michael Gentile, Masumi’s friend, colleague, and collaborator of many years.

Tickets*

All events are free and open to the public unless otherwise noted.

Dance Concert
General Admission $5
For more ticket information, call 216.241.6000 or visit playhousesquare.org.

Keyboard Conversations
CSU Music Students - Free
Students $5
Adults $25
Seniors (65+) $20
Project 60 $10
For more ticket information, call 216.687.5018 or visit csuohio.edu/concertseries/kc/.

NEOMFA Playwrights Festival
Students $5
For more ticket information, visit convergence-continuum.org.

Theatre Benefit Event
General Admission $20
For more ticket information, call 216.241.6000 or visit playhousesquare.org.
Enter promo code BENCSU.

Theatre
General Admission $10
CSU Faculty/Staff $5 (with valid ID)
Non-CSU Students $8
CSU Students $5 (with valid ID)
Seniors (65+) $5
For more ticket information, call 216.241.6000 or visit playhousesquare.org.

Locations

CSU Arts Campus
Allen Theatre at Playhouse Square, Helen Rosenfeld Lewis Bialosky Lab Theatre & Palace Theatre

1407 Euclid Avenue

Middough Building
1901 East 13th Street

Galleries at CSU (The Cowell and Hubbard Building)
1307 Euclid Avenue

CSU Music and Communication Building
Drinko Recital Hall & Waetjen Auditorium

Corner of Euclid Avenue and East 21st Street

Cleveland Play House Allen Theatre Complex
1407 Euclid Avenue

Off-Campus
Convergence Continuum - Tremont

2440 Scranton Road, Cleveland, OH 44113
 

Parking

For information about parking please visit www.csuohio.edu/services/parking.