College of the Arts - Events Highlights
A scene from Folded Hope, directed by by Jenna Leung while she was a student in the BFA Filmmaking program.
College of the Arts Presents:
Graduating Seniors Exhibit their Works
The College of the Arts' Art and Design, Filmmaking, Theatre, Dance, and Production and Design programs present culminating exhibitions, performances and screenings featuring works by graduatingstudents at the undergraduate and graduate levels:
- BFA in Industrial Design Senior Thesis Exhibition: May 16-27 in the Atrium of the Alexander Kasser Theater (Opening Reception at 8:30 p.m. on May 18, following the College of the Arts' Convocation ceremony)
- MA in Fine Arts Thesis Exhibition: "Interfuse," from May 20-30 at the MFA Gallery, Finley Hall (Opening May 20, 4:30-6:30 p.m.)
- MFA in Studio Arts Thesis Exhibition: off campus at the Magnan Metz Gallery, 521 West 26th St., N.Y., from June 6-24 (Opening Reception June 6, from 6-8 p.m.)
- BFA Filmmaking Screening: "NJ Shorts: New Visions from Montclair State University," May 2 at the Bellevue Theatre, 260 Bellevue Ave., Montclair, at 7 p.m.
- BFA Theatre/Production and DesignSenior Showcase: May 18, from 4 to 6 p.m., in the Dance Theater, Life Hall (before the College of the Arts' Convocation)
Read more here (undergraduate), and here (graduate).
* Hours for the George Segal Gallery exhibitions are: Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Thursday, 12:30 to 7:30 p.m. Closed Saturday and Monday.
Cali School of Music Presents:
May 3 • 8 p.m.
May 4 • 3 p.m.
Alexander Kasser Theater
MSU Opera Workshop
Directed by Jeffrey Gall
MSU Symphony Orchestra, Ken Lam, Conductor
Buoso is dead, and he left his fortune to charity. Can his greedy relations convince the wily Gianni Schicchi to help them get their hands on Buoso’s money? In collaboration with MSU’s Coccia Institute for the Italian Experience in America, MSU Opera presents two fully staged performances of Puccini’s comic masterpiece with orchestra. Sung in Italian with English supertitles.
Presented in collaboration with MSU’s Coccia Institute for the Italian Experience in America.
May 1, 2, 5 and 6 • 7:30 p.m.
May 3 • 8 p.m.
May 4 • 2 p.m.
L. Howard Fox Studio Theater
By Dan LeFranc
Directed by Susan Kerner
Somewhere in America, in a typical suburban restaurant on a typical night, Sam and Nicole first meet. Sparks fly. And so begins an expansive tale that traverses five generations in a modern family, from first kiss to final goodbye. A stunning, big-hearted play spanning nearly 70 years in 80 minutes, The Big Meal tells the extraordinary story of an ordinary family. Winner of the 2010 New York Times Outstanding Playwright Award.
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