Category Archives: Events

Robert’s Don Releases Newest EP at BuHo Tonight

Tryna go out tonight but don’t know where to go? Tryna hear some good music at the same time? Desperately interested in the unsung story of Narcissus’ mother, Liriope? Robert Don ’15, whose solo music has been featured on this blog beforehas good news for you:

Come party with your pals Robby D, Matty KG, and Dylly AC tonight at Buddhist House from 9-12 PM as we celebrate the end of classes by serenading, lulling, and seducing you with the sweet sounds of music. We will be playing Robert’s second EP, Liriope, all the way through, to be heard for the first time ever by human ears! Come be the first to be wowed and regale us with oohs and aahs before the work is released to the public.

Listen to the first single here!

Robert’s Don is:
Robert Don ’15 (guitar/vox)
Matan Koplin-Green ’15 (bass/vox)
Dylan Awalt-Conley ’15 (drums)

Also playing are Trash and all caps LADD!!!

Date: May 8 (tonight)
Time: 9:00 p.m.
Place: Buddhist House (it’s not that far and the Ride goes there!)
Cost: Free
Why: Music and the end of classes!

Desperate Measures Last Improv Show @ Nix Lnge

Michael Vaughan ’16 wins the lottery and gets mentioned in two posts in a row:

We will be seeing off famed former Legolas impersonator, Mark Popinchalk ’13. There may be a a last dance. In which case: Save it. Aight. Peace.

Date: Today, May 8
Time: 8:30 p.m.
Place: Nicolson Lounge
Cost: No.

The Westco Bar/Bat Mitzvah (and Rave Afterparty)

You are cordially invited to join in a comedic and musical celebration of celebration. Who is being mitzvah’d? You’ll have to come to find out!

Featuring:

  • Rabbi Zabar ’16
  • Rabbi Grossman ’16
  • Zach (the) Kantor ’15
  • The Wesleyan Klezmer Band
  • AND MANY MORE!

Following the service will be a RAVE AFTERPARTY. Featuring DJs Saarim Zaman ’16 and Michael Vaughan ’16.

Date: Today, May 8
Time: Comedic service at 10 pm, rave afterparty at 11:00 pm
Place: WestCo Cafe
Cost: Free

Wesleyan Student Prize Winners Reading

Could this be Maxwell Bevilacqua ’12s last stand? Here’s one performance to look forward to that hasn’t been moved to the ice rink:

Come to the Russell House this Wednesday May 8th, 2013 to hear winners of Wesleyan’s writing prizes read from their work!

Date: Tonight, May 8
Time: 8:00 p.m.
Place:  Russell House (350 High Street)
Cost: Free

Middletown Hear More See More Exhibition

From Middletown Patch goddess Cassandra Day:

Photographic scenes of Middletown by experienced and up-and-coming local artists are featured in the “Hear More, See More” exhibition, which accompanies Wesleyan University’s Middletown Remix “Hear More, See More” festival on May 11 from 2-5 p.m.

The free opening reception is May 10 from 6 to 9 p.m. at MAC 650 Gallery, 650 Main Street, Middletown.

The show, originally called “Angles of Middletown,” is curated by Carolyn Reeves, president of the MAC 650 Artist Coop, as part of the North End Gallery Walk. The photographic tribute to Middletown features images from novices to professionals, and shows a variety of shots of the city.

Rocky Horror Picture Show

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Sarah Marmon ’14 invites you to dust off your Time Warp and get a little freaky:

We would like, if we may, to take you on a strange journey- a journey through the craziest night in the lives of the newly engaged Brad and Janet. After a flat tire halts their trip to see an old science teacher, the couple stumbles upon Dr. Frank-n-Furter’s castle, filled with servants, groupies, party guests, and his very own live experiment. Come see the campiest, sexiest horror parody movie this side of Denton! Absent Toast, Wesleyan’s very own Rocky Horror Picture Show shadowcast performs the midnight cult classic right in front of the screen, with full audience partici…pation

Doors at 11, pre-show starts at 11:30.

Date: Wednesday, May 8
Time: 11:00 p.m – 2:00 a.m.
Place: CFA Hall
Cost: Free!