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Mary Gaitskill

Mar 12

Mary Gaitskill 

Wilson Auditorium - 4:30 PM

Mary Gaitskill is famous for her novels Two Girls, Fat and Thin and Veronica, which was nominated for the 2005 National Book Award.

Free Event


Art Now: There's An App for that Shirt!

Mar 11

Art Now: There's An App for that Shirt! 

Hawk TV Studios - 6 PM

6:00 p.m. The piece will feature garments which can be seen multiple ways through the AR (augmented reality) application. Bring your phones (Droid or Apple phones/iPads) to view the app at the event!

Free Event


Justin Townes Earle with special guest Tift Merrit

Mar 9

Justin Townes Earle with special guest Tift Merrit 

Pollak Theatre - 8 PM

This event was rescheduled from the original November 4, 2012 concert date. Family dynasties in country music are surely nothing new — but just as surely as Steve Earle has blazed a trail of bracingly honest songcraft and life


Twelfth Night, or What You Will

Mar 6-14

Twelfth Night, or What You Will 

Lauren K. Woods Theatre - 8 PM

Please note that the March 6th performance has been cancelled due to the weather. Filled with a cast of unforgettable characters, Twelfth Night combines high comedy with some of the subtlest poetry and most beautiful songs Shakespeare ever wrote.


Tommy Sands

Mar 4

Tommy Sands 

Wilson Hall - 7 PM

Tommy Sands, County Down's singer, songwriter and social activist, has achieved something akin to legendary status in his own lifetime. From the pioneering tours with the highly influential Sands Family, playing Carnegie Hall to Moscow's Olympic Stadium, he has become one of Ireland's most powerful songwriters and enchanting performers.


Shawn Mullins and Mindy Smith

Mar 3

Shawn Mullins and Mindy Smith 

Pollak Theatre - 7 PM

A concert with Shawn Mullins and Mindy Smith. Shawn Mullins has undergone a series of transformative experiences leading to his eleventh studio release, Light You Up. His experiences included delving into the collaborative creative process by intensive co-writing, and in one instance putting him atop of the country charts via a key contribution to the Zac Brown Band’s “Toes.


Met Opera: PARSIFAL

Mar 2

Met Opera: PARSIFAL 

Pollak Theatre - 12 PM

Director François Girard’s timeless new vision for Wagner’s final masterpiece explores the many facets of this mystical score, while designer Michael Levine (Eugene Onegin) creates a surreal landscape.


Provost Film Series: Bamako

Feb 26

Provost Film Series: Bamako 

Pollak Theatre - 7:30 PM

In this film by Abderrahmane Sissako, Melé is a bar singer, her husband Chaka is out of work, and the couple is on the verge of breaking up. African civil society spokesmen have taken proceedings against the World Bank and the IMF whom they blame for Africa's woes. Chaka does not seem to be concerned by Africa's desire to fight for its rights.

Free Event


Met Opera: AIDA (Encore)

Feb 24

Met Opera: AIDA (Encore) 

Pollak Theatre - 1 PM

The Met’s unforgettable production of Verdi’s ancient Egyptian drama stars Liudmyla Monastyrska and Hui He. The story centers on the enslaved Ethiopian princess caught in a love triangle with the heroic Radamès, played by Roberto Alagna. The proud Egyptian princess Amneris is played by Olga Borodina. Fabio Luisi conducts this revival, which features recent choreography by Alexei Ratmansky.


Shore Conference Basketball - Boys and Girls Finals

Feb 23

Shore Conference Basketball - Boys and Girls Finals 

MAC At Monmouth - 1 PM

High School Boy's and Girl's Basketball Finals | The MAC at Monmouth University | Saturday, February 23, 2013 | Girl's Game: 1:00pm | Boy's Game: 3:00pm


Met Opera: MARIA STUARDA (Encore)

Feb 22

Met Opera: MARIA STUARDA (Encore) 

Pollak Theatre - 7 PM

Fresh from her triumph in the Met’s The Enchanted Island, mezzo-soprano Joyce DiDonato, one of the world’s most exciting singers, takes on the virtuosic bel canto role of the doomed Mary, Queen of Scots. 
Having scored a major success with his production of Anna Bolena, director David McVicar now turns to the second opera of Donizetti’s Tudor trilogy, which explores regal characters at fateful moments of their lives. Elza van den Heever sings Elizabeth I, and Maurizio Benini conducts.


On Screen In Person: Cafeteria Man

Feb 21

On Screen In Person: Cafeteria Man 

Pollak Theatre - 7:30 PM

This feature documentary film by Richard Chisolm chronicles an ambitious effort to ‘green’ the public school diet serving 83,000 students in Baltimore.

Free Event


Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day

Feb 17

Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day 

Pollak Theatre - 2 PM

Have you ever had a really rotten day? Alexander has... He wakes up with gum in his hair, he trips on a skateboard, and then he accidentally drops his sweater in the sink - all before breakfast! Laugh and sing along with Alexander's misadventures in this hilarious musical, featuring book and lyrics by Judith Viorst, author of the best-selling classic book. Discover along with Alexander that sometimes, everyone has a terrible, horrible, no good, very bad day. Appropriate for Grades Pre K - 4


Met Opera: RIGOLETTO

Feb 16

Met Opera: RIGOLETTO 

Pollak Theatre - 12:55 PM

Director Michael Mayer has placed his new production of Verdi’s towering tragedy in Las Vegas in 1960—an ideal setting for this eternal conflict of depravity and innocence.


PoemJazz with Robert Pinsky & Friends

Feb 15

PoemJazz with Robert Pinsky & Friends 

Pollak Theatre - 7:30 PM

Robert Pinsky, Three-time U.S. poet laureate and author of several acclaimed books of poetry, prose, and translation will bring his verse to life on the Pollak Theatre stage in a reading with musical accompaniment.