Calendar 2011 March Campus Events

Purchase College, State University of New York is located at 7356 Anderson Hill Road, Purchase, NY  Web site: www.purchase.edu

Humanities Theatre
March 3, 4, 5 at 8 PM
At The Cost of Nothing  by Joshua Hernandez
Humanities Building
Tickets $5 at door, $3 students

At the Cost of Nothing is an original adaptation updating the classic tale of King Oedipus, who, in the original killed his dad, was perhaps too fond of his mom, and angered the gods by attempting to avoid his fate. Now he is a contemporary superhero living in the Bronx. Call 914-251-6591


Brass Ensemble Concert
Conducted by Graham Ashton
March 6 at 3 PM
Performing Arts Center
Tickets $20
Box Office 914-251-6200 or www.artscenter.org

Distinguished area musicians join Graham Ashton for this concert.

Purchase Conservatory of Dance
BFA Senior Projects
March 4 and 5 at 8 PM
Dance Theatre Lab in the Dance Building
Tickets $5 at the door

Conservatory of Dance BFA students present their Senior Project Dance Concert featuring original choreography and repertory performances by Jennifer Berthelot, Kaylin Carlucci, Steffi Cheong, Mary Page Nance, and Joseph Wamp on March 4 and 5 at 8 PM in the Dance Theatre Lab in the Music Building.  Tickets are $5 at the door.  Call 914-251-6800 for information.

Purchase Repertory Theatre
Three Birds Alighting on A Field
By Timberlake Wertenbaker
Directed by David Bassuk
Performing Arts Center
Tickets $20
Box Office 914-251-6200 or www.artscenter.org

Tuesday, March 8 at 8 PM
Wednesday, March 9 at 8 PM
Thursday, March 10 at 8 PM
Friday, March 11 at 8 PM
Saturday, March 12 at 2 & 8 PM
Sunday March 13 at 2 PM

Trying to buy social advancement, a wealthy woman and her Greek husband become art collectors and enter a hilarious world of artists, dealers, and critics in 1990’s London.  Is art only worth what people will pay for it?  Is it okay to marry for money?  Do ex-wives make good business partners?  These questions and more are raised in this witty, Stoppard-esque comedy from the author of Our Country’s Good.

Purchase Conservatory of Dance
BFA Senior Projects
March 11 and 12 at 8 PM
Dance Theatre Lab in the Dance Building
Tickets $5 at the door

Conservatory of Dance BFA students present their Senior Project Dance Concert featuring original choreography and repertory performances by Kaitlyn Hayes, Alana Kyriak, Ren Zin Lee, Vincent Marra, and Christopher Phillips on March 11 and 12 at 8 PM in the Dance Theatre Lab of the Dance Building.  Tickets are $5 at the door.  Call 914-251-6800 for information.

Humanities Theatre
March 10, 11, 12 at 8 PM
Production by Marcus Stewart
Humanities Building
Tickets $5 at door, $3 students
For information call 914-251-6591

Humanities Theatre
March 17, 18, 19 at 8 PM
Production byTrevor Swann
Humanities Building
Tickets $5 at door, $3 students

For information call 914-251-6591

Purchase Opera
To be Announced  conducted by Jacque Trussel
March 17, 18, 19, 20 at 8 PM
March 20 at 2 PM
Performing Arts Center
Tickets $20
Box Office 914-251-6200 or www.artscenter.org

Purchase Conservatory of Dance
BFA Senior Projects
March 18 and 19 at 8 PM
Dance Theatre Lab in the Dance Building
Tickets $5 at the door

Conservatory of Dance BFA students present their Senior Project Dance Concert featuring repertory performances and original choreography by Samantha Figgins, Jasmine Johnson, Ashley Mayeux, Laura Montas, and Jillian Sawyer on March 18 and 19 at 8 PM in the Dance Theatre Lab in the Dance Building.  Tickets $5 at the door.  Call 914-251-6800 for information.

Soul Voices
Presented by the Conservatory of Music
Directed by Pete Malinverni
March 24 at 7 PM
Performing Arts Center
Tickets $20
Box Office 914-251-6200 or www.artscenter.org

Soul Voices director Pete Malinverni presents a celebratory concert of music drawn from and inspired by the African American experience. Selections include music from Spiritual, Freedom, R & B, Reggae and African traditions. The 60 voice choir is drawn from all over the campus and is known for its foot- tapping, finger popping big happy sound.  Director Malinverni has written inspiring arrangements for several soloists. 
The March 24 concert is at 7 PM in the Performing Arts Center.  Tickets are $20.  Box office is 914-251-6200 or www.artscenter.org.