Music, Theater, and Dance Performances Scheduled for End of Semester

Trinity College Students Showcase Their Talents at Venues Across Campus

​Hartford, Connecticut, November 28, 2017 – Trinity College is wrapping up the fall 2017 semester by hosting a number of free music, theater, and dance performances. Below is a list of performances scheduled for December:


Friday, December 1

Embodied Voices: Honoring Judy Dworin

7:30 p.m., Austin Arts Center, Goodwin Theater

Directed and choreographed by the Judy Dworin Performance Project.

 

Sunday, December 3

Christmas Festival of Lessons and Carols

4:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m., Trinity College Chapel

The annual Christmas Festival of Lessons and Carols marks the beginning of the holiday season for the Greater Hartford community. The service includes music of the season offered by the Chapel Singers – the oldest continuing student group on campus – the Trinity College Gospel Choir, and the Trinity African Choir. The music this year is directed for the first time by Christopher Houlihan ’09, newly appointed College Organist and Director of Chapel Music. A brass quintet and timpani joins the choirs, and Vaughn Mauren ’07 accompanies on organ.

 

Tuesday, December 5

Common Hour Classical Concert: Trinity Instrumentalists and Vocalists

12:15 p.m., Gruss Music Center, Music Hall 102

A variety of musical styles performed by students enrolled in the Department of Music’s program of private lessons.

 

Trinity Jazz Ensemble

7:30 p.m., Gruss Music Center, Music Hall 102

Directed by Jennifer Allen. Presented by the Department of Music.

 

Wednesday, December 6

Trinity Samba Ensemble and Trinity Steel Pan Ensemble

7:30 p.m., Austin Arts Center, Goodwin Theater

Directed by Eric Galm and Curtis Greenidge, respectively. Presented by the Department of Music.

 

Caroline Cannon ’18 Theater and Dance Senior Thesis: Family Fraud

8:00 p.m., Trinity Commons, The Performance Lab

 

Thursday, December 7

Common Hour Classical Concert: Ensembles Recital

12:15 p.m., Gruss Music Center, Music Hall 102

 Nancy Curran, ensembles coordinator. Presented by the Department of Music.

 

Maggie Powderly ’18 Theater and Dance Senior Thesis: Precipice

7:30 p.m., Trinity Commons, The Performance Lab

 

Wednesday, December 13

Alone Together, Trinity/La Mama Performing Arts Semester in New York Showcase

4:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m., Trinity Commons, The Performance Lab

Michael Burke, program director.