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Events at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign from June 19 through July 6

6/12/2008

colloquia
24 Tuesday
“Siberian Regionalists in the 1860s: The First Regionalist Movement in Europe.” Susan Smith-Peter, The College of Staten Island. Noon. 101 International Studies Building. Russian, East European and Eurasian Center.

1 Tuesday
“Soft Borders: An Argument Against the Hard Borders of Ethnocracy” Julie Mostov, Drexel University. Noon. Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building. Russian, East European and Eurasian Center .

theater
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. In a small 1944 central Missouri town, two misfits find romance in a deserted boathouse. 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. 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.

24
Tuesday
“The Last Five Years.” James Zager, director, and Kristina Engberg, musical director. 7:30 p.m. Studio Theater, Krannert Center. Admission charge.

25
Wednesday
“The Turn of the Screw.” Lisa Gaye Dixon, director. 7:30 p.m. Studio Theater, Krannert Center. Admission charge.

26
Thursday
“Talley’s Folly.” Linda Gillum, director. 7:30 p.m. Studio Theater, Krannert Center. Admission charge.

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

28
Saturday
“The Turn of the Screw.” Lisa Gaye Dixon, director. 7:30 p.m. Studio Theater, Krannert Center. Admission charge.

29
Sunday
“Talley’s Folly.” Linda Gillum, director. 1 and 7:30 p.m. Studio Theater, Krannert Center. Admission charge.

1
Tuesday
“Talley’s Folly.” Linda Gillum, director. 7:30 p.m. Studio Theater, Krannert Center. Admission charge.

2
Wednesday
“The Last Five Years.” James Zager, director, and Kristina Engberg, musical director. 7:30 p.m. Studio Theater, Krannert Center. Admission charge.

3
Thursday
“The Turn of the Screw.” Lisa Gaye Dixon, director. 7:30 p.m. Studio Theater, Krannert Center. Admission charge.

5
Saturday
“Talley’s Folly.” Linda Gillum, director. 7:30 p.m. Studio Theater, Krannert Center. Admission charge.

6
Sunday
“The Turn of the Screw.” Lisa Gaye Dixon, director. 1 and 7:30 p.m. Studio Theater, Krannert Center. Admission charge.

music
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. Admission
charge.

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.

27
Friday
Afterglow: Geoff Poor and David Thies. 9:30 p.m. Lobby, Krannert Center.

28
Saturday
Illinois Summer Youth Music. Foellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center: 10 a.m. Junior Strings; 11:15 a.m. Junior Orchestra; 12:30 p.m. Junior Concert Band; 1:45 p.m. Junior Symphonic Band; 3:30 p.m. Senior Trombone. Memorial Room, Smith Hall: 12:30 p.m. Senior Flute.

29
Sunday
Chris Vallillo: “Abraham Lincoln in Song.” 3 p.m. Stage 5, Krannert Center.

2
Wednesday
Master of Music Recital. Ryan Leatherman, jazz saxophone. 7:30 p.m. 25 Smith Hall.


films
23 Monday
“The Lives of Others.” 7:30 p.m. Illini Tower Cafeteria, 409 E. Chalmers, Champaign. Russian, East European and Eurasian Center.

25 Wednesday
“Kidnapping Caucasian Style, or Shurik’s New Adventures.” 7:30 p.m.  Illini Tower Cafeteria, 409 E. Chalmers, Champaign . Russian, East European and Eurasian Center.

30
Monday
“Kosovo: Of Blood and History.” 7:30 p.m.  Illini Tower Cafeteria, 409 E. Chalmers, Champaign. Russian, East European and Eurasian Center.

2
Wednesday
“House of Fools.” 7:30 p.m.  Illini Tower Cafeteria, 409 E. Chalmers, Champaign. Russian, East European and Eurasian Center.

et cetera
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.

23 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.

25
Wednesday
Kids’ Horseback Riding 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.

30
Monday
“Creating Effective Teams: From Problems to Solutions.” 11 a.m.-1 p.m. 428 Armory. For more information and to register, visit http://webtools.uiuc.edu/calendar/Calendar?calId=1432. Center for Teaching Excellence .

Workshop. “Engaging Children’s Minds: The Project Approach.”
Allerton Park and Retreat Center, 515 Old Timber Road, Monticello. For more information and to register, call 333-2880 or visit www.allerton.uiuc.edu. Continues through Wednesday. Continuing Education.

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.

“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 19 issue of Inside Illinois, the faculty-staff newspaper at the UI.