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Events at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign from July 5 to 22

Released 6/28/2007

colloquia
9 Monday
“Jammu and Kashmir Today: Ground Realities, Challenges and Opportunities.” D. Suba Chandran, University of Jammu. Noon. 356 Armory Building. Arms Control, Disarmament and International Security.

10 Tuesday
“Family Drama, Soviet Style: Exploring Social Relationships in Revolutionary Russia.” Sharon Kowalsky, Texas A&M University. Noon. 101 International Studies Building. Russian, East European and Eurasian Center.

16 Monday
“Biology as Practiced by a Physicist.” Ido Golding, UI. 12:15 p.m. 144 Loomis Lab. Physics.

18 Wednesday
“Nanotechnology and the Study of Carbon Nanotubes.” Nadya Mason, UI. 12:15 p.m. 144 Loomis Lab. Department of Physics.

“Investigation of Phospholipid Bilayer Interactions With Substrates, Polymers and Nanoparticles.” Tighe A. Spurlin, UI. 1 p.m. A414 Chemical and Life Sciences Lab. Analytical Chemistry.

theater
5 Thursday
“The Lion in Winter.” William Martin, director. 7:30 p.m. Studio Theater, Krannert Center. Classic comedy/drama by James Goldman about the family of Henry II and his estranged wife, Queen Eleanor. Admission charge. Summer Studio Theater Company.

6 Friday
“Pasta, aka The Carmone Brothers Italian Food Products Corp.’s Annual Pasta Pageant.” Sue Lawless, director. 7:30 p.m. Studio Theater, Krannert Center. This story by Tom Griffin involves best friends Artie and Doober and their plan to win the company’s annual pasta pageant talent contest. Strong language. Admission charge. Summer Studio Theater Company.

7 Saturday
“Bus Stop.” Peter Reynolds, director. 3 and 8 p.m. Studio Theater, Krannert Center. Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright William Inge’s classic comedy about love and life played out in one day at a remote Kansas diner. Admission charge. Summer Studio Theater Company.

8 Sunday
“The Lion in Winter.” William Martin, director. 7 p.m. Studio Theater, Krannert Center. Admission charge. Summer Studio Theater Company.

10 Tuesday
“The Lion in Winter.” William Martin, director. 7:30 p.m. Studio Theater, Krannert Center. Admission charge. Summer Studio Theater Company.

11 Wednesday
“Pasta, aka The Carmone Brothers Italian Food Products Corp.’s Annual Pasta Pageant.” Sue Lawless, director. 7:30 p.m. Studio Theater, Krannert Center. Strong language. Admission charge. Summer Studio Theater Company.

12 Thursday
“Bus Stop.” Peter Reynolds, director. 7:30 p.m. Studio Theater, Krannert Center. Admission charge. Summer Studio Theater Company.

13 Friday
“The Lion in Winter.” William Martin, director. 7:30 p.m. Studio Theater, Krannert Center. Admission charge. Summer Studio Theater Company.

14 Saturday
“Pasta, aka The Carmone Brothers Italian Food Products Corp.’s Annual Pasta Pageant.” Sue Lawless, director. 8 p.m. Studio Theater, Krannert Center. Strong language. Admission charge. Summer Studio Theater Company.

15 Sunday
“Bus Stop.” Peter Reynolds, director. 7 p.m. Studio Theater, Krannert Center. Admission charge. Summer Studio Theater Company.

17 Tuesday
“Bus Stop.” Peter Reynolds, director. 7:30 p.m. Studio Theater, Krannert Center. Admission charge. Summer Studio Theater Company.

18 Wednesday
“The Lion in Winter.” William Martin, director. 7:30 p.m. Studio Theater, Krannert Center. Admission charge. Summer Studio Theater Company.

19 Thursday
“Pasta, aka The Carmone Brothers Italian Food Products Corp.’s Annual Pasta Pageant.” Sue Lawless, director. 7:30 p.m. Studio Theater, Krannert Center. Strong language. Admission charge. Summer Studio Theater Company.

20 Friday
“Bus Stop.” Peter Reynolds, director. 7 p.m. Studio Theater, Krannert Center. Admission charge. Summer Studio Theater Company.

21 Saturday
“Bus Stop.” Peter Reynolds, director. 7:30 p.m. Studio Theater, Krannert Center. Admission charge. Summer Studio Theater Company.

22 Sunday
“The Lion in Winter.” William Martin, director. 7 p.m. Studio Theater, Krannert Center. Admission charge. Summer Studio Theater Company.

music
7 Saturday
Concert at the Park: Funkadesi. 7:30 p.m. Research Park Bowl, 1816 Oak St., Champaign. The first concert in this new venue features this eclectic group that integrates East Indian music with reggae, funk and Afro-Caribbean rhythms. UI Research Park and Krannert Center.

9 Monday
Illinois Summer Youth Music Faculty Recital. 7:30 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall.

10 Tuesday
UI Summer Jazz Band. Chip McNeill, leader. 7:30 p.m. Tryon Festival Theater, Krannert Center. Admission charge. School of Music.

12 Thursday
Doctor of Musical Arts Recital. Joyce Griggs, saxophone. 7:30 p.m. Memorial Room, Smith Hall.

13 Friday
Summer Nights at Grace: “Fabulous Flutes.” 7:30 p.m. Grace United Methodist Church, 2004 S. Philo Road, Urbana. Benefit recital presented by the Champaign-Urbana Symphony and Friends. Admission charge.

14 Saturday
Illinois Summer Youth Music. At Smith Hall: 10 a.m. Junior Piano, Recital Hall; 1 p.m. Senior Saxophone, Memorial Room. At Krannert Center: 10 a.m. Junior Jazz, Tryon Festival Theater; 10 a.m., Junior Chorus, Foellinger Great Hall; 12:30 p.m. Senior Jazz, Tryon Festival Theater; 12:30 p.m. Junior Concert Band, Foellinger Great Hall; 1:45 p.m. Junior Symphonic Band, Foellinger Great Hall. School of Music.

Music in Nature Concert – Irish and Blues Music. 5-9 p.m. Allerton Park Music Barn, Monticello, Illinois. Admission charge. Allerton Park.

Faculty Recital. Reid Alexander and JoEllen DeVilbiss, piano duo. 7:30 p.m. Foellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center. To celebrate Bastille Day, an all-French program. Admission charge. School of Music.

18 Wednesday
Summer Band Concert. Peter Griffin, conductor. 7 p.m. UI Quadrangle.

20 Friday
Concert at the Park: Patty Larkin. 7:30 p.m. Research Park Bowl, 1816 Oak St., Champaign. Celtic flavored melodies and soulful folk and pop are featured. UI Research Park and Krannert Center.

Summer Nights at Grace: “Voices of the Spirit.” 7:30 p.m. Grace United Methodist Church, 2004 S. Philo Road, Urbana. Benefit recital presented by the Champaign-Urbana Symphony and Friends. Admission charge

films
9 Monday
“The Italian.” Andrei Kravchuk, director. 7:30 p.m. Illini Tower Cafeteria, 409 E. Chalmers, Champaign. Russian, East European and Eurasian Center.

11 Wednesday
“No Man’s Land.” Danis Tanovic, director. 7:30 p.m. Illini Tower Cafeteria, 409 E. Chalmers, Champaign. Russian, East European and Eurasian Center.

et cetera
10 Tuesday
“Storytelling Studio.” 1:30-3:30 p.m. Studio, Christopher Hall, 904 W. Nevada St., Urbana. Registration required. For more information, visit http://frc.uiuc.edu/FamilyResiliencyCenterKidsProgramsUofI.htm. Continues through Friday. Family Resiliency Resource Center/Human and Community Development.

14 Saturday
Book Arts Workshop: “Bookbinding East Meets West.” 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Location: To Be Determined. For more information, e-mail steadley@illinois.edu. Library and Information Science.

18 Wednesday
Kid’s Horseback Riding Clinic. 9 a.m. Stable near Lodge, Ill. Register by calling 398-2550. Campus Recreation.

21 Saturday
Book Arts Workshop: “Hand Sewn Headbands.” 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Conservation Lab, Oak Street Library Facility, 809 South Oak St. For more information, e-mail stedley@illinois.edu or go to http://www.lis.uiuc.edu/programs/mbms/workshops.html. Graduate School of Library and Information Science.

Canoe Clinic. 9 a.m. Outdoor Center, 51 E. Gregory, Champaign. Register by calling 333-8747. Campus Recreation.

Family Kayak Clinic. 11 a.m. Outdoor Center, 51 E. Gregory, Champaign. Register by calling 333-8747. Campus Recreation.

exhibits
“Victorian Entertainments: We Are Amused”
Rare Book and Manuscript Library.
Through July 20.
“Third Armored Division Association Records”
Marshall Gallery, Library.
Through July 31.

“Why Knot”
Campbell Gallery.
Through Aug. 26.
Five galleries featuring the cultures of the world.
Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory St., Urbana. Noon-5 p.m. Tuesday; 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Wednesday-Friday; 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday; Noon-4 p.m. Sunday.

“A History of New”
“An Architect Collects: Robert D. Kleinschmidt and A Lifetime of Fine Arts Acquisitions”

“New Acquisitions”
Through July 29.
Krannert Art Museum and Kinkead Pavilion. 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday, until 9 p.m. Thursday; 2-5 p.m. Sunday. Free admission; $3 donation suggested.

“Oliver Held: Frameworks”
Through July 7.I space, 230 W. Superior St., Chicago. 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday.

@art gallery. Online exhibit of the UI School of Art and Design. www.art.uiuc.edu/@art.

This calendar is excerpted from the July 5 issue of Inside Illinois, the faculty-staff newspaper at the UI.