ARTS @ Oswego

Oct
16
Wed
French Film Series: La Classe @ Room 132, Campus Center Auditorium
Oct 16 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm

French Film Series: La Classe
The Modern Languages and Literatures Department presents Laurent Cantet’s 2008 drama set in a school in a tough Parisian neighborhood. 128 minutes; in French with English subtitles.
Free and open to the public
IST Approved

Oct
18
Fri
Downtown Art Exhibits @ Oswego State Downtown and The CoffeeNook
Oct 18 – Oct 19 all-day

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Oswego State Downtown Gallery Exhibit: What Have We Done?
West First & Bridge Streets
Illustrations by Aaron Z. Lee + Friends

October 18 – October 19
An adjunct instructor of art at the college, Lee also works as a graphic artist at the campus Lifestyles Center. The exhibition, curated by Lee, includes work from friends Miles George, Erik Miller, Cayetano Valenzuela, Isaac Bidwell and Ben Petrie.
(Pictured: Illustration by Aaron Z. Lee)

The CoffeeNook, 156 West 2nd Street, Oswego
Scientific Art Exhibition: Marking the dedication of SUNY Oswego’s Shineman Center for Science, Engineering and Innovation, the exhibit features works from Biology, Earth Sciences, Physics, Astronomy, Engineering, Chemistry, Computer Science and Mathematics.

Fahrenheit 451 @ Waterman Theatre, Tyler Hall
Oct 18 @ 7:30 pm – Oct 20 @ 7:30 pm
Cast Members Tyler Eldred, Issack Cintron & Dante Giannetta

Cast Members Tyler Eldred, Issack Cintron & Dante Giannetta

Fahrenheit 451 Trailer
Oswego State Theatre Department Presents Fahrenheit 451
…Live as if you’d drop dead in ten seconds. See the world. It’s more fantastic than any dream made or paid for… – Ray Bradbury
Thursday, October 17 • 7:30 PM (Preview)
Friday, October 18-Saturday, October 19 • 7:30 PM
Friday, October 25-Saturday, October 26 • 7:30 PM
Sunday, October 27 • 2:30 PM
This production of Fahrenheit 451, Bradbury’s 1979 stage adaptation of his 1953 novel, presents a dystopian society, addicted to technology, where books are burned. The world of one man is upended when he’s drawn to the forbidden: the books that he’s been required to destroy.
Guests may park in lots E-6, E-18 and C-32; please see Campus Parking Map.

Oct
20
Sun
Syracuse Vocal Ensemble: Classical Meets Bluegrass @ Sheldon Hall Ballroom
Oct 20 @ 3:00 pm
Syracuse Vocal Ensemble: Classical Meets Bluegrass

Syracuse Vocal Ensemble
Classical Meets Bluegrass

Syracuse Vocal Ensemble, one of New York’s finest choral organizations, joins forces with sparkling bluegrass instrumental talents for a genre-blending performance of The World Beloved: A Bluegrass Mass, by contemporary composer Carol Barnett, along with other works drawing on Appalachian folk traditions. Performed with regional bluegrass luminaries Joe Davoli, Perry Cleaveland, Zachary Fleitz, John Cadley, Nick Piccininni and Maureen Henesey and the Syracuse Country/Contra Dancers. (Audience members are invited onto the dance floor after the concert.)
http://www.syracusevocalensemble.org

Guests may park in King, Sheldon & Rich Hall lots E15, E27, E29 & E23; Campus Parking Map

Oct
21
Mon
Tammy Ryan: Lost Boy Found in Whole Foods @ Room 132, Campus Center Auditorium
Oct 21 @ 3:00 pm
Tammy Ryan: Lost Boy Found in Whole Foods

Tammy Ryan: Lost Boy Found in Whole Foods

The Living Writers Series continues with playwright Tammy Ryan, author of Lost Boy Found in Whole Foods, a full-length play that won the Francesca Primus Prize in 2012, awarded by the American Theater Critics Association. Ryan’s plays have been performed across the United States and internationally, with eight of her fourteen plays being produced by the Pittsburgh Playhouse. Ryan talks about the process of playwriting and the influence that having an “artistic Home” has had on her work.

Milonga: An Evening of Dancing Argentine Tango @ Campus Center Food Court
Oct 21 @ 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm

MILONGA The Argentine Tango

MILONGA
The Argentine Tango

Learn to Dance the Argentine Tango
6:30 PM • Lesson
7:00-9:30 PM • Social Dance
Discover the Culture of Milongas from Buenos Aires to New York
Become a Fan of Tango
An Evening of Music and Dancing
Sponsored by the Modern Languages Department
IST APPROVED

Oct
23
Wed
Visiting Artist: Aaron Sinift Rescheduled to 11/12/13 @ Room 105, Lanigan Hall
Oct 23 @ 7:00 pm

The Visiting Artist Talk by Aaron Sinift Has Been Rescheduled from 10/23/13 in Room 132, Campus Center Auditorium to 11/12/13 in Room 105, Lanigan Hall.
Please see the calendar entry on the new date for more details.

Filmmaker Frank Dietz @ Room 175, Shineman Center
Oct 23 @ 7:30 pm

Beast Wishes
Film Screening and Discussion
This feature-length documentary chronicles the story of how Bob and Kathy Burns became the goodwill ambassadors of sci-fi and horror film fandom. Married for over five decades, this amazing couple have spent their lives nurturing the creative spark in talented people, many of whom went on to become award-winning masters in the Hollywood makeup and special effect industries.
Free and open to the public.

Oct
25
Fri
Fahrenheit 451 @ Waterman Theatre, Tyler Hall
Oct 25 @ 7:30 pm – Oct 27 @ 2:30 pm
Cast Members Tyler Eldred, Issack Cintron & Dante Giannetta

Cast Members Tyler Eldred, Issack Cintron & Dante Giannetta

Fahrenheit 451 Trailer

Oswego State Theatre Department presents Fahrenheit 451
…Live as if you’d drop dead in ten seconds. See the world. It’s more fantastic than any dream made or paid for… – Ray Bradbury
Thursday, October 17 • 7:30 PM (Preview)
Friday, October 18-Saturday, October 19 • 7:30 PM
Friday, October 25-Saturday, October 26 • 7:30 PM
Sunday, October 27 • 2:30 PM

Oct
26
Sat
Music Department Parent’s Day Concert @ Hewitt Union Ballroom
Oct 26 @ 12:00 pm

Parent's Day Concert
Please join the music department in celebrating the student music making in our large music ensembles. An hour long program featuring pieces by Oswego Jazz/Latin Jazz ensembles, Wind Ensemble, College Choir, Community Orchestra and State Singers.
Free and open to the public.