Phat A$tronaut

Wednesday, July 3, 2019 at 7:00pm
CFA Courtyard

FREE!

New Haven's experimental soul ensemble Phat A$tronaut creates meticulously crafted arrangements with pop-sensible songwriting.

Read more about Phat A$tronaut.

Creative Connections

Thursday, July 11, 2019 at 7:00pm
Fayerweather Beckham Hall, 55 Wyllys Avenue, Middletown

Join the Center for Creative Youth and the Center for the Arts for an evening of “Creative Connections,” a gathering of students and local creatives.

Read more about "Creative Connections."

Bread and Puppet Theater: The Diagonal Life Circus

Thursday, July 18, 2019 at 7:00pm
Foss Hill/Andrus Field

FREE!

The Diagonal Life Circus is funny and moving—a colorful, tonally and formally diverse tumult of short acts on the urgent themes of the day, powered by a riotous brass band.

Read more about Bread and Puppet Theater's "The Diagonal Life Circus."

The MASH

Saturday, September 7, 2019 at 1:00pm
Various locations on the Wesleyan University campus

FREE!

Inspired by Fête de la Musique (also known as Make Music Day), the eighth annual The MASH festival highlights Wesleyan's student music scene, with multiple stages on campus featuring everything from a cappella ensembles to student and faculty bands.

Read more about the eighth annual festival, The MASH.

Taylor Mac: A 24-Decade History of Popular Music (Abridged)

Saturday, September 21, 2019 at 7:30pm
CFA Theater

Taylor Mac performs the Connecticut premiere of the highly immersive and outrageously entertaining abridged version of A 24-Decade History of Popular Music highlighting various musical styles and artistic voices.

Read more about Taylor Mac's "A 24-Decade History of Popular Music (Abridged)."

Opening Reception: Brendan Fernandes—Inaction

Wednesday, October 2, 2019 at 4:30pm
Ezra and Cecile Zilkha Gallery

FREE!

Opening reception and performance (at 5pm) for Inaction, a new sculptural and performance-based installation by Brendan Fernandes.

Click here to read more about Brendan Fernandes' "Inaction."

Netta Yerushalmy: Paramodernities

Friday, October 4, 2019 at 7:30pm
CFA Theater

The Connecticut premiere of choreographer Netta Yerushalmy's Paramodernities features a series of four dance-experiments, deconstructing landmark dances by Vaslav Nijinsky, Martha Graham, Merce Cunningham, and Alvin Ailey.

Read more about Netta Yerushalmy's "Paramodernities."

B. Balasubrahmaniyan: Vocal Music of South India

Friday, October 11, 2019 at 8:00pm
Crowell Concert Hall

Vocalist and Adjunct Associate Professor of Music B. Balasubrahmaniyan is joined by Adjunct Assistant Professor of Music David Nelson on mridangam and violinist Nandini Viswanathan.

Read more about B. Balasubrahmaniyan's "Vocal Music of South India."

Dr. Yashoda Thakore: Courtesan Dance from South India

Saturday, October 12, 2019 at 4:00pm
Crowell Concert Hall

Dr. Yashoda Thakore balances the practice of the art of dance with research in her Connecticut debut during the Navaratri Festival at Wesleyan. She has enthralled audiences around the world—from England and Greece to Dubai and Bangladesh—with her flawless artistry.

Read more about Yashoda Thakore.

Amjad Ali Khan: Sarod Trilogy

Sunday, October 13, 2019 at 3:00pm
Crowell Concert Hall

GRAMMY Award-nominated sarod (19-stringed instrument) master Amjad Ali Khan is joined by his sarod-playing sons Amaan Ali Bangash and Ayaan Ali Bangash.

Read more about Amjad Ali Khan's "Sarod Trilogy."

Laurie Anderson: The Art of Falling

Friday, November 8, 2019 at 7:30pm
Crowell Concert Hall

Writer, director, visual artist, and vocalist Laurie Anderson performs the Connecticut premiere of the new work The Art of Falling, which explores the subject through sounds, images, poems, and electronics.

Read more about Laurie Anderson's "The Art of Falling."

Golden Hornet’s The Sound of Science featuring Jeffrey Zeigler

Friday, January 31, 2020 at 7:30pm
Memorial Chapel, 221 High Street, Middletown

Cellist Jeffrey Zeigler performs the Connecticut premiere of The Sound of Science, featuring Pastaza, which reflects on the work of Wesleyan's Robert Schumann Professor of Environmental Studies Barry Chernoff.

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Douglas Lyons
Tuesday, July 2, 2019 at 12:10pm
Ring Family Performing Arts Hall

FREE!

Actor, writer, and songwriter Douglas Lyons has appeared on Broadway in Beautiful: The Carole King Musical and The Book of Mormon, as well as national tours of Rent and Dreamgirls.
Phat A$tronaut
Wednesday, July 3, 2019 at 7:00pm
CFA Courtyard

FREE!

New Haven's experimental soul ensemble Phat A$tronaut creates meticulously crafted arrangements with pop-sensible songwriting.
Christopher Chenier
Tuesday, July 9, 2019 at 12:10pm
Ring Family Performing Arts Hall

FREE!

Adjunct Assistant Professor of Art and the College of Integrative Sciences Christopher Chenier teaches art and design and directs Wesleyan's multidisciplinary Digital Design Studio.
Creative Connections
Thursday, July 11, 2019 at 7:00pm
Fayerweather Beckham Hall, 55 Wyllys Avenue, Middletown

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Join the Center for Creative Youth and the Center for the Arts for an evening of “Creative Connections,” a gathering of students and local creatives.

Tickets are on sale now online. Pick your own seats! The Wesleyan University Box Office opens for walk-up and phone sales on Monday, August 26, 2019. 
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