Artsfest 2014

Events - April 10, 2014

Lower Gallery: Faculty and Students: Fables, Fairy Tales, and Physics
Thursday, April 3rd, 2014 - Sunday, April 27th, 2014

10:00 am - 5:00 pm | Add to Calendar | Purchase Tickets
Schrott Center - 610 West 46th St.

RaoButler faculty members Gautam Rao and Stephen Nyktas display works from their catalogues that relate to the Butler ArtsFest theme of Fables, Fairy Tales, and Physics. Art+Design majors and minors will contribute works on the subject of fairy tales.

Related events:
Tibetan Buddhist Art, lecture by Jamyong Singye, April 5, 5:00 p.m.
Art Gallery Closing Reception, Friday, April 25, 4:00 p.m.

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Upper East Gallery: Petronio Bendito—Color Code: Algorithms and Expressions
Thursday, April 3rd, 2014 - Sunday, April 27th, 2014

10:00 am - 5:00 pm | Add to Calendar | Purchase Tickets
Schrott Center - 610 West 46th St.

benditoPetronio Bendito, Brazilian Intermedia Artist and Associate Professor of Visual Communications Design at Purdue University, explores computational processes to generate expressive color palettes while raising questions about digital color aesthetic.

Related events:
Tibetan Buddhist Art, lecture by Jamyong Singye, April 5, 5:00 p.m.
Art Gallery Closing Reception, Friday, April 25, 4:00 p.m.

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Upper West Gallery: Angela Lopez—Mythical States
Thursday, April 3rd, 2014 - Sunday, April 27th, 2014

10:00 am - 5:00 pm | Add to Calendar | Purchase Tickets
Schrott Center - 610 West 46th St.

Angela-LopezThe narrative watercolor and multimedia paintings of Chicago-based artist Angela Lopez explore power struggles and concepts of evil.

Related events:
Tibetan Buddhist Art, lecture by Jamyong Singye, April 5, 5:00 p.m.
Art Gallery Closing Reception, Friday, April 25, 4:00 p.m.

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The Two Maples
Wednesday, April 9th, 2014 - Sunday, April 13th, 2014

7:00 pm | Add to Calendar | Purchase Tickets
Lilly Hall Studio Theatre - 4600 Sunset Ave

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April 9, 7:00 p.m. PREVIEW
April 10, 7:00 p.m. PREVIEW
April 11, 7:00 p.m.
April 12, 7:00 p.m.
April 13, 2:00 p.m.

Butler Theatre will present the enchanting Russian fairy tale about a loving mother who sets out to save her sons from the wicked witch, Baba-Yaga. Written by one of Russia’s most beloved writers, Evgeny Shvarts, this popular tale about the power of love is updated for a contemporary audience and appropriate for ages 5-95.

Other events especially suitable for children:
Cinderella
Cinderella Story Time Reception & Ballet
Children’s Percussion Concert
Butler Percussion Ensemble
Children’s Dance Concert

Other events with Russian Themes:
The Soldier’s Tale
Cinderella

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The Soldier's Tale - School Matinee
Thursday, April 10th, 2014

10:00 am | Add to Calendar | Purchase Tickets
Schrott Center - 610 West 46th St.

TheSoldiersTaleButler Dance, Music, and Theatre present the world premiere of a new staging of Stravinsky’s The Soldier’s Tale (L’Histoire du soldat), a musical theatre piece based on the collected works of the Russian folklorist Alexander Afanasyev. Also featured is Ronald Caltabiano’s Lines from Poetry.

Download and complete the matinee order form here: The Soldier’s Tale Matinee Order Form

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The Magic of Music and Flight: Ascent, Weightlessness, Descent
Thursday, April 10th, 2014

6:00 pm | Add to Calendar | Purchase Tickets
Lilly Hall, Room 120 - 4600 Sunset Ave.

beckmanA lecture by Michael Beckerman, 2014 Wayne Wentzel Guest Lecturer, Chair of the New York University Department of Music, and insightful musicologist and teacher.

Related event: The Soldier’s Tale for musicians, actors, and dancers.

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The Soldier's Tale
Thursday, April 10th, 2014

7:00 pm | Add to Calendar | Purchase Tickets
Schrott Center - 610 West 46th St.

TheSoldiersTaleButler Dance, Music, and Theatre present the world premiere of a new staging of Stravinsky’s The Soldier’s Tale (L’Histoire du soldat), a musical theatre piece based on the collected works of the Russian folklorist Alexander Afanasyev. Also featured is Ronald Caltabiano’s Lines from Poetry.

Adults $30-$20 / Seniors and Students $20-$7.50

Related event:The Magic of Music and Flight,” lecture by musicologist Michael Beckerman, 2014 Wayne Wentzel Guest Lecturer.

Other works with Russian Themes
The Two Maples
Cinderella

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