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Events at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign from June 6 through 23


5/30/
2002

colloquia
12 Wednesday
Midweek ArtSpeak. Noon. Krannert Art Museum. Krannert Art Museum.

19 Wednesday
Midweek ArtSpeak. Noon. Krannert Art Museum. Krannert Art Museum.

theater
14 Friday
"Educating Rita." William R. Jenkins, director. 8 p.m. Studio Theater, Krannert Center. By Willy Russell. Middle-aged English professor Frank gets a new lease on life when he meets Rita, a forthright 26-year-old hairdresser who is hungry for education. Admission charge.

15 Saturday
"Murder Among Friends." Peter Reynolds, director.
8 p.m. Studio Theater, Krannert Center. By Bob Barry. In this sophisticated mystery comedy, Angela and Ted, actor Palmer Forrester’s wife and agent, are lovers who plan to murder Palmer during a contrived robbery on New Year’s Eve. But Palmer and Ted have an identical plan in store for Angela. A murder occurs…but just who is the victim? Suitable for mature audiences. Admission charge.

16 Sunday
"Murder Among Friends." Peter Reynolds, director.
7 p.m. Studio Theater, Krannert Center. By Bob Barry. Suitable for mature audiences. Admission charge.

20 Thursday
"Merton of the Movies." Sara Lampert Hoover, director.
8 p.m. Studio Theater, Krannert Center. Original story by Harry Leon Wilson; dramatization by George S. Kaufman and Marc Connelly. Merton Gill, a general-store stock boy in 1922 Taylorville, Ill., dreams of becoming a movie star. Once in Hollywood, his big break comes…but has his dream come true? And will he find love on the studio lot? A satirical look at the motion–picture industry of the 1920s. Admission charge.

21 Friday
"Merton of the Movies." Sara Lampert Hoover, director. 8 p.m. Studio Theater, Krannert Center. Original story by Harry Leon Wilson; dramatization by George S. Kaufman and Marc Connelly. Admission charge.

22 Saturday
"Educating Rita." William R. Jenkins, director. 8 p.m. Studio Theater, Krannert Center. By Willy Russell. Admission charge.

23 Sunday
"Educating Rita." William R. Jenkins, director. 7 p.m. Studio Theater, Krannert Center. By Willy Russell. Admission charge.


music
8 Saturday
Doctor of Musical Arts Recital. Mi Jeong Huh, soprano. 5 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall.

13 Thursday
MAVerick Festival 2002 of Music, Art and Video: Concert I. 8 p.m. Music Building auditorium. Program will include works of Johnson, Koonce, McFerron, Taube, Wyatt and Wolff.

14 Friday
MAVerick Festival 2002 of Music, Art and Video: Lecture I. Christian Woolff, guest composer. 2 p.m. 1201 Music Building.
MAVerick Festival 2002 of Music, Art and Video: Concert II. 4 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall. Program will include works of Cho, Choi, Cubberly, Decker, Parenti, Psenicka, Stockhausen and Tipei.
MAVerick Festival 2002 of Music, Art and Video: Art Exhibit I. 5:30 p.m. 1201 Music Building.
The MAVerick Festival 2002 of Music, Art and Video: Concert III. 8 p.m. Tryon Festival Theater, Krannert Center. Contemporary musical works by Luciano Berio, Guy Garnett, Michael Leese and David Psenicka surround the world premiere of Christian Wolff’s "Two Players" in this concert. Admission charge. School of Music.

15 Saturday
MAVerick Festival 2002 of Music, Art and Video: Concert IV. 3 p.m. Memorial Room, Smith Hall. Program will include works of Levy, Lund, Raynovich, Walsh, Webern, Wolff and Zupko.
MAVerick Festival 2002 of Music, Art and Video: Art Exhibit II. 4:30 p.m. 1140 Music Building.
MAVerick Festival 2002 of Music, Art and Video: Lecture II. Susan Parenti, composer/performance artist. 6 p.m. 1201 Music Building.
MAVerick Festival 2002 of Music, Art and Video: Concert V. 7 p.m. 1201 Music Building.

16 Sunday
MAVerick Festival 2002 of Music, Art and Video: Lecture III. Jocelyn Chang, harp, Cleveland Chamber Symphony. 2 p.m. 1201 Music Building.
MAVerick Festival 2002 of Music, Art and Video: Concert VI. 4 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall. Program will include works of Bashwiner, Brün, Drews, Guessford, Leese and Martin.
MAVerick Festival 2002 of Music, Art and Video: Art Exhibit III. 6 p.m. Canopy Club, 708 S. Goodwin Ave., Urbana.
MAVerick Festival 2002 of Music, Art and Video: Concert VII. 8 p.m. Canopy Club, 708 S. Goodwin Ave., Urbana.

19 Wednesday
UI Summer Band. Peter J. Griffin, conductor. 7 p.m. UI Quadrangle. An evening of summer band music.

20 Thursday
2002 Summer Music Festival. Ian Hobson, piano. 8 p.m. Foellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center. This year’s Summer Music Festival, "Summer Evenings of Music," begins with an all–Liszt recital. Ian Hobson recently presented this program at both the Kennedy Center and the Library of Congress in Washington, D.C. Admission charge. School of Music.

22 Saturday
Illinois Summer Youth Music: Senior Camp. Advanced Piano Camp, 10:30 a.m. Smith Hall, Reid Alexander, headmaster, UI; Advanced Flute Camp, 1:30 p.m. Music Building, Mary Leathers Chapman, headmaster, UI; Musical Theater Camp, 3:30 p.m. Smith Hall, Nicholas Di Virgilio, headmaster, UI. CEPS in Music.
Illinois Summer Youth Music: Senior Camp. Foellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center. Senior Chorus, 11:30 a.m., Joe Grant, conductor, UI; Senior Orchestra, 1:30 p.m., Greg Cunningham, conductor, Oakland University, Detroit, Mich.; Senior Concert Band, 3 p.m., Victor Bianchetta, conductor, J.D. Darnall Senior High School, Geneseo; Senior Symphonic Band, 4:15 p.m. David Waybright, conductor, University of Florida, Gainesville. CEPS in Music.

films
12 Wednesday
Family Film Night: "The Great Dictator." Charles Chaplin, director. 7 p.m. Krannert Art Museum. Krannert Art Museum.

et cetera
6 Thursday
Kayak Clinic. 1-3 p.m. Outdoor Center, Campus Recreation, 51 E. Gregory Drive. Advance registration required; call 333-8747. Admission charge. Campus Recreation.

12 Wednesday
Kids Horseback Riding Clinic. 1-4 p.m. Fisher, Ill. Advance registration required; call 333-8747. Admission charge. Campus Recreation.

15 Saturday
Saturday Safari: "Sandimals: Sting, Spit and Slither." 10-11:30 a.m. 231 Natural History Building. For kindergarten and first grade students. How do animals live in the harsh desert environment? Come explore the desert and play survival games. Pre-registration is required and a $5 fee will be charged. Registration forms are available in the third-floor gallery of the museum of Natural History or call 244-3355 for more information. Natural History Division/Spurlock Museum.

19 Wednesday
Kids Kayak Clinic. 1-3 p.m. Boat House, Crystal Lake Park, Urbana. Advance registration required; call 333-8747. Admission charge. Campus Recreation.

20 Thursday
In-Line Skate Clinic. 1-3 p.m. Outdoor Recreation Center, 51 E. Gregory Drive, Champaign. Advance registration required; call 333-8747. Admission charge. Campus Recreation.

exhibits
"Native Americans Resources"
"National Bike Month"
Main hall, wall cases, Government Documents Library.
"Fidel Castro, presente y futuro de Cuba"
Latin American and Caribbean Library.
"The Illinois Natural History Survey Biological Collections"
Main hall display cases, Library.
"Leopold Sedar Senghor (1906-2001)"
Modern Languages and Linguistics Library.
"Biotechnology in Illinois"
Mueller case, east foyer, Library.
"Springtime Activities at the University of Illinois"
University Archives.
Through June 30.
"Pop Up Books "
Rare Book and Special Collections Library.
Through July 31.

"Louise Bourgeois: The Early Work"
"Featured Works IX: Calligraphy Between Two Cultures"
"Living in a Material World: Art of the ‘80s"
Through Aug. 4.
Krannert Art Museum and Kinkead Pavilion. 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday–Saturday; 2-5 p.m. Sunday. Admission to the museum is free; a donation of $3 is suggested.

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

World Heritage Museum. Closed. Will reopen as the new Spurlock Museum of World Cultures at a new location in 2002. www.spurlock.uiuc.edu

This calendar is excerpted from the June 6 issue of Inside Illinois, the faculty-staff newspaper at the UI.