Kimberly Heras ’17 writes in:
Performing through his drag alter-ego Lola Von Miramar, Lawrence La Fountain-Stokes delivers “Abolición del pato”, a theatrical interpretation and critique of the historical place of queerness and homosexuality in the Americas.
Date: Friday, November 7th – tonight!
Time: 7:30pm – 9:00pm
Place: Memorial Chapel
More information after the jump.
Come by the CFA for an exciting West African Drumming and Dance concert:
An invigorating performance filled with the rhythms of West Africa. Choreographer Iddi Saaka and Master Drummer Abraham Adzenyah will perform with their students in West African Dance courses.
Date: Friday, May 9
Time: 3:00 pm
Place: CFA Courtyard (Rain site: Crowell Concert Hall)
You’re invited to a Southeast Asian Cultural Night:
Join us for a night of local delicacies, performances, expression, and celebration of colorful cultures from 5 Southeast Asian countries: Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore, Thailand, and Vietnam.
We will also be selling traditional souvenirs from our respective countries during ticket sales and on the day of the event. So do bring some cash with you!
We will be serving:
Thailand: Kuih Teow Lui Suan, Gai Tod Kratiam Prikthai
Malaysia: Roti jala, Malaysian Chicken Curry
Vietnam: Rau Và D?u Ph?
Singapore: Kai Lan
Indonesia: Chicken Maranggi Sata
Date: Sunday, April 13
Time: 6:00 PM (doors open at 5:30 PM)
Place: Beckham Hall
Cost: $7 at the door
James Carter ’14, of the Woodland Realm, writes in with this plea for performers extraordinaire:
Join Wesleyan dancers, musicians and poets in entertaining residents of the Connecticut Valley Hospital. Any and all performers welcome!
For more information send an email to jkcarter[at]wesleyan[dot]edu THIS WEEK
When: April 14th
Where: Connecticut Valley Hospital
A message from Ujamaa:
Ujamaa’s annual Black History Month cultural show, Jubilee, will showcase the many talents present at Wesleyan and within the student of color community! Tickets will be on sale at the Box Office for $5, and will be sold at the door on the night of the show.
Date: Saturday, February 22
Place: Crowell Concert Hall
Noah Masur ’15 invites you to see an improv comedy Triforce:
This Friday night, come see all three of Wesleyan’s improv comedy groups in one Non-Geographical Location!
Gag Reflex – Armando long form
Desperate Measures – short form
New Teen Force – free form
Laughter! Romance! Suspense! All made up as we go along!
Date: Friday, November 22
Time: 10:00 PM – 11:00 PM
Place: Nics lounge
Facebook: Event page!
Leo Enverga ’14 offers another way to help out with relief efforts:
A benefit show is being held after Thanksgiving, bringing together different facets of the Wes performance scene (a capella, dance, bands, cultural performances, etc.), in support of Typhoon Haiyan relief efforts in the Philippines!
Come to today’s meeting at 9PM in Usdan 110 to find out more about the event, to volunteer and to confirm your group’s involvement!
Two ways to help with this event:
– Volunteer! We’ll need help keeping the event running smoothly, promoting and raising awareness for the typhoon and ways to help during the event, and advertising.
– Perform! We’re having a variety of performers, so please don’t hesitate to join the show’s program! We’re showing the world that all sides of Wes care.
Thanks for your help!
Date: Today, November 20, 2013
Time: 9PM – 10PM
Place: Usdan 110
From the extremely talented WesCeleb Leo Enverga ’14:
Come see Fusion and X-tacy perform at the best show of the year! Fusion and X-tacy, the hottest and sexiest dance groups on campus, are pleased to present their collaborative show: FX. The best show of the year. Seriously though, it’s going to be insane. Grab a friend. Grab a lover. Grab your mom. Come party with us.
Featuring DJ Prodigy. You don’t want to miss this.
Date: Saturday, November 9, 2013
Time: Party starts at 10:30 PM, Performances start at 11PM
Place: Exley Lobby
What a performance Sarah Chrystler ’13 and Russell House have planned for you:
A native of China, Chai-lun Yueh, a private lessons teacher at Wesleyan, has a dramatic, dark, and powerful baritone voice. He has been heard with the National Opera of China in Beijing, Connecticut Opera, Opera Theater of Connecticut, Austin Lyric Opera, Baltimore Opera, and Hawaii Opera. He is also music director for the Connecticut Women’s Chorale. At the Russell House, he will sing 17th- and 18th-century Italian songs and arias accompanied by Sarah Meneely-Kyder on piano.
Date: Sunday, September 15th, 2013
Time: 3–4:30 PM
Place: Russell House, 350 High Street
Alex Lough ’13 sends in shiny colors:
Wesleyan’s Toneburst Laptop and Electronic Arts Ensemble will play their final show in the World Music Hall on Friday night at 8 pm AND 10 pm. It’s going to be a great show and there’s TWO of them, so make sure to come by Friday night!
Bring a laptop to participate.
Date: Today, May 10
Time: 8:00 p.m. and 10:00 p.m.
Place: World Music Hall