Can you guess which art event this is

Can you guess which art event this is

New York City is packed with amazing culture and inspiring art, but sometimes it’s difficult to break the Morningside-bubble and experience it all first-hand. “This Week in the Arts” is a weekly guide to interesting and notable lectures, events, and performances for the literary/musically/ theatrically-inclined on campus.

Sunday, April 10

Wednesday, April 13

  • Mid-Day Music featuring Omar Abboud, Angela Kim, and Shaheen Malick, 12:00 PM, Garden Room at the Faculty House – The piano trio will be performing as part of the Mid-Day Music recital series. Program will feature pieces by Brahms, Piazzolla, Beethoven, and Franck.
  • Flowers of Freedom, 6:30 PM, Harriman Institute Atrium (420 West 118th Street, 12th Floor) – This documentary, “set in Kyrgyzstan, [is] about a group of women activists who organized after the Kumtor truck Barskoon cyanide spill in 1998.” (See trailer here.)
  • A Conversation with Christian Hawkey, 7:00 PM, Room 413 in Dodge Hall – “The author of Ventrakl (inspired by the work of Georg Trakl) discusses the politics of experimental translation techniques in poetry.”

Thursday, April 14

  • CUPlayers presents “Jumpers”, 7:00 PM, Glicker-Milstein Theatre in the Diana Center – “With a gymnast shot dead mid-performance, men landing on the moon and a new political party coming to power, the lives of Dotty and George Moore are thrown into a whirlwind. Jumpers explores the hilarious ways in which politics, philosophy, religion and morality clash in a house filled with philosophers, a retired stage actress, several pets and a team of Radical Liberal gymnasts.” (Tickets are $5 with CUID; additional shows on April 15th at 7:00 PM and April 16th at 7:00 PM)
  • RAWCUS 360° by RAW ELEMENTZ, 8:30 PM, Roone Arledge Auditorium – RAWCUS 360° is a hip-hop dance showcase, featuring Raw Elementz, Onyx, CU Generation, Venom, Voltage, CUSH, and UnTapped. (Tickets are $5 with CUID)

Saturday, April 16th

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