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Events at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign from June 5 through 22

5/29/2008

colloquia
9 Monday
“Development and Application of Next Generation Mass Spectrometry for Protein Analysis at High-Resolution.” Michael Boyne, UI. 2:30 p.m. 171 Roger Adams Lab. Chemical Biology.

11 Wednesday
“Since You’ve Been Gone: Family Stability and Labor Migration in the Southern Caucasus.” Cynthia Buckley, University of Texas, Austin. Noon. 101 International Studies Building. Russian, East European and Eurasian Center.

13
Friday
“Synthesis and Biological Evaluation of Coactivator Binding Inhibitors and Bivalent Ligands for the Estrogen Receptor.” Andrew LaFrate, UI. 11 a.m. 433 Roger Adams Lab. Organic Chemistry.

theater
13
Friday
“Talley’s Folly.” Linda Gillum, director. 7:30 p.m. Studio Theater, Krannert Center. In a small 1944 central Missouri town, two misfits find romance in a deserted boathouse. Admission charge.

14 Saturday
“The Last Five Years.” James Zager, director, and Kristina Engberg, musical director. 7:30 p.m. Studio Theater, Krannert Center. This contemporary musical traces the development and deterioration of the five-year relationship between Jamie, a rising novelist, and Cathy, a struggling young actress. Admission charge.

15
Sunday
“The Last Five Years.” James Zager, director, and Kristina Engberg, musical director. 7:30 p.m. Studio Theater, Krannert Center. Admission charge.

19
Thursday
“The Turn of the Screw.” Lisa Gaye Dixon, director. 7:30 p.m. Studio Theater, Krannert Center. Classic ghost story from the novel by Henry James. Admission charge.

20
Friday
“The Turn of the Screw.” Lisa Gaye Dixon, director. 7:30 p.m. Studio Theater, Krannert Center. Admission charge.

21
Saturday
“Talley’s Folly.” Linda Gillum, director. 7:30 p.m. Studio Theater, Krannert Center. Admission charge.

22 Sunday
“The Last Five Years.” James Zager, director, and Kristina Engberg, musical director. 1 and 7:30 p.m. Studio Theater, Krannert Center. Admission charge.

music
5
Thursday
Summer Jazz Festival. UI jazz faculty. 7:30 p.m. Colwell Playhouse, Krannert Center. Admission charge.

Summer Harp Class/Doctor of Musical Arts Recital.
Julia Kay Jamieson, harp. 7:30 p.m. Memorial Room, Smith Hall.

6
Friday
Summer Harp Class Recital. Molly McKenzie. Noon. Memorial Room, Smith Hall.

Summer Jazz Festival.
UI jazz faculty. 7:30 p.m. Colwell Playhouse, Krannert Center. Admission charge. Preconcert talk: Gabriel Solis, UI. Foellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center.

Summer Harp Class Recital.
Noel Wan and Mackenzie Hammel. 7:30 p.m. Music Building auditorium.

7
Saturday
Summer Harp Class Recital. Molly O’Roark. 2 p.m. Music Building auditorium.

Summer Harp Class Participants Recital.
7:30 p.m. Music Building auditorium.

17
Tuesday
Summer Piano Institute. Timothy Ehlen, piano. 7:30 p.m. Foellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center. Ehlen performs Beethoven’s Op. 7 and Op. 106. Admission charge.

Summer Jazz Band.
Chip McNeill, leader. 7:30 p.m. Tryon Festival Theater, Krannert Center. Admission charge.

18
Wednesday
Summer Piano Institute. Richard and John Corntiguglia, piano. 7:30 p.m. Foellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center. This duo performs the Finale from Symphony No. 9 by Beethoven and Liszt. Admission charge.

19
Thursday
UI Summer Band Concert. Daniel Neuenschwander, conductor. 7 p.m. UI Quad.

Summer Piano Institute.
William Heiles, piano. 7:30 p.m. Foellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center. Works by Schoenberg and Bach. Admission charge.

20
Friday
Summer Piano Institute. James Tocco, piano. 7:30 p.m. Foellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center. The complete Chopin Etudes, No. 10, is on the program. Admissioncharge.

Summer Solstice Celebration. The Woody Woodward Trio with Rachael Lee. 9:30 p.m. Lobby and amphitheatre, Krannert Center. Celebrate the longest day of the year with jazz renditions of tunes related to summer and the heavens and commentaries by professor emeritus James Kaler. Starlab open at 4:30 p.m.; Krannert Uncorked 5 p.m.; Solstice 6:59 p.m.; and musical performance at 9:30 p.m.

21
Saturday
Illinois Summer Youth Music. 10 a.m. Senior Chorus; Noon Senior Orchestra; 1:30 p.m. Senior Concert Band; 3 p.m. Senior Symphonic Band. Foellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center.

Music in Nature Concert: Barry Cloyd and Celtricity and The Prairie Dogs.
5-9 p.m. Allerton Park, 515 Old Timber Road, Monticello. Celtic, blues, folk music and bluegrass. Admission charge. Allerton Park and Retreat Center.

Summer Piano Institute.
Ian Hobson, piano. 7:30 p.m. Foellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center. The program concludes with Brahms Four Piano Pieces, Op. 119, and “La Valse” by Ravel. Admission charge.

films
9 Monday
“East/West.” 7:30 p.m. Illini Tower Cafeteria, 409 E. Chalmers, Champaign. Russian, East European and Eurasian Center.

13 Friday
“Russian Ark.” 7:30 p.m. Illini Tower Cafeteria, 409 E. Chalmers, Champaign. Russian, East European and Eurasian Center.

16
Monday
“Love Film.” 7:30 p.m. Illini Tower Cafeteria, 409 E. Chalmers, Champaign. Russian, East European and Eurasian Center.

18
Wednesday
“Tycoon.” 7:30 p.m. Illini Tower Cafeteria, 409 E. Chalmers, Champaign. Russian, East European and Eurasian Center.

et cetera
7
Saturday
Family Campout. For more information and to register, call 333-8747. Admission charge. Campus Recreation.

9
Monday
Junior Explorers Camp, Session 1A and 1B. 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Allerton Park Education Center, 515 Old Timber Road, Monticello. Students entering grades 3-5. Call 333-3287 for a registration packet. Continues through Friday. Allerton Park and Retreat Center.

11
Wednesday
Kids’ Kayak Clinic. 9-11 a.m. Outdoor Center, 51 E. Gregory St., Champaign. For more information and to register, call 333-8747. Admission charge. Campus Recreation.

17
Tuesday
Mini Explorers Camp, Session 1A and 1B. 8 a.m.-noon and 1-5 p.m. Allerton Park Education Center, 515 Old Timber Road, Monticello. Students entering grades 1-2. Call 333-3287 for a registration packet. Continues through Friday. Allerton Park and Retreat Center.

18 Wednesday
Medieval Marvels. 9 a.m.-noon. Spurlock Museum. Three-day hands-on summer enrichment program for children 7-12 years old. Registration required by June 6. For more info, call 265-0474 or e-mail taylorb@illinois.edu. Spurlock Museum.

Kids Canoe Clinic.
9-11 a.m. Outdoor Center, 51 E. Gregory St., Champaign. For more information and to register, call 333-8747. Admission charge. Campus Recreation.

19
Thursday
Conference. 2008 Ralph and Ruth Fisher Forum. Keynote: “Interpreting Emotion in Eastern Europe, Russia and Eurasia.” Ronald G. Suny, University of Michigan. 5 p.m. 210 Illini Union. For more information, go to http://www.reec.uiuc.edu/events/fisher.html. Conference continues through Saturday. Russian, East European and Eurasian Center.


exhibits
“Midwest Book and Manuscript Studies Program”
Through June 30.
Hallway, main Library.

“My Recollections of the Joy of Art Creation”
Through July 31.
Asian American Cultural Center, 1210 W. Nevada St., Urbana. 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday.

“Qak’aslem, Qakem: Kaqchikel Maya Weavings”
Through June 8.
“Calypso Music in Postwar America: Photographs and Illustrations, 1945-1960”
Through Aug. 10.
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.

“The Archaeological Heritage of Illinois”
Through May 31, 2009.
“Landscapes of Experience and Imagination: Explorations by Midwest Latina/Latino Artists”
“Contrasting Architectural Visions: Piranesi and Brenna in 18th-Century Rome”
Through July 27.
Krannert Art Museum and Kinkead Pavilion. 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday; 2-5 p.m. Sunday. Free admission; $3 donation suggested.

“Censored”
Illini Union Art Gallery.
Through Sept. 2.

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.

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