Austin Arts Center

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  • For tickets, please call the Austin Arts Center box office at (860) 297-2199.  The box office is open Monday-Friday from 1:00 to 6:00 p.m. and two hours prior to events.
  • The Widener Gallery is open 1:00 - 6:00 p.m., closed Saturday.
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Fall 2014

 

November 6 – December 7
Michael Borders: The Connecticut Industry Mural
Artist Talk, Monday, November 10, 3:00 p.m., reception following, 4:00 - 6:00 p.m.
“The Connecticut Industry Mural” comprises eight panels, each representing one of Connecticut’s counties. Painted in oil and acrylic on canvas, the series was completed after 25 years by artist Michael Borders.
Austin Arts Center, Widener Gallery

Thursday - Saturday, November 13, 14, and 15, at 7:30 p.m.
’Tis Pity She’s a Whore
by John Ford
Directed by Barbara Karger
A Jacobean tale of love, lust, passion, violence, and revenge—and one of literature’s most controversial plays, published in 1633.
Austin Arts Center, Goodwin Theater
Free admission; tickets required. Box Office: (860) 297-2199.

Thursday - Saturday, November 20, 21, and 22, at 7:30 p.m.
Fall Dance
Guest Artist, Faculty, and Student Choreography Curated by Lesley Farlow
The Performance Lab at Trinity Commons, 240 New Britain Avenue
Free admission; tickets required. Box Office: (860) 297-2199.

Friday, November 21 at 7:30 p.m.
Trinity College Choir, John Rose, Director
with instrumentalists from the Hartford Symphony Orchestra
Franz Schubert: Mass in G D167
Trinity College Chapel
Free admission

Tuesday, December 2 at 12:15 p.m.
Common Hour Classical Concert: Trinity Instrumentalists and Vocalists
A wide variety of musical styles performed by students enrolled in the Music Department’s program of private lessons.
Trinity College Chapel
Free admission

Tuesday, December 2 at 7:30 p.m.
Trinity Jazz Ensemble
Jennifer Allen, Music Director
Austin Arts Center, Goodwin Theater
Free admission

Wednesday, December 3 at 7:30 p.m.
Samba and Steel
Trinity Samba Ensemble, led by Eric Galm, and Trinity Steel Band, led by Curtis Greenidge
Austin Arts Center, Goodwin Theater
Free admission

Thursday, December 4 at 12:15 p.m.
Common Hour Classical Concert: Chamber Ensembles Recital
Nancy Curran, Ensembles Coordinator
Austin Arts Center, Goodwin Theater
Free admission

Thursday, December 4 at 7:30 p.m.
Chanel Erasmus ’15, Theater and Dance Thesis
The Performance Lab at Trinity Commons
Free admission
 
Friday, December 5
Yanique Anderson ’15, Theater and Dance Thesis, at 7:00 p.m.
Malcom Moon ’15, Theater and Dance Thesis, at 8:30 p.m.
The Performance Lab at Trinity Commons
Free admission
 
Sunday, December 7 at 4:00 p.m. and at 7:00 p.m.
Christmas Festival of Lessons and Carols
Featuring the Trinity College Choir and the Chapel Singers performing music of the season.
John Rose, director, and Christopher Houlihan, organist.
Trinity College Chapel
Free admission
 
Monday, December 8 at 7:30 p.m.
Winter Brew
Showcase of choreography by Trinity students
The Performance Lab at Trinity Commons, 240 New Britain Avenue
Free admission

Monday, December 8, 7:30 p.m.
In My Shoes
Judy Dworin Performance Project
Bringing the authentic voices and real-life experiences of women from prison to the stage, In My Shoes features six women who have reentered Connecticut communities from York Correctional Institution and the Ensemble of the Judy Dworin Performance Project. Wally Lamb, the best-selling novelist who, like Dworin and her teaching artists, is an instructor at York Correctional Institution, will introduce the show.
Hartford Stage, 50 Church Street, Hartford
General admission: $25, “Let’s Go Arts” members and seniors $15, students with ID $10. judydworin.org

Tuesday, December 9 at 4:30 and 7:30 p.m.
The Trinity/La MaMa Performing Arts Semester in New York City Showcase
Michael Burke, Program Director
The Performance Lab at Trinity Commons, 240 New Britain Avenue
Free admission

Wednesday, December 10 at 12:15 p.m.
Student Compositions Recital
Austin Arts Center, Goodwin Theater
Free admission