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John Hammond with Billy Hector

Apr 5

John Hammond with Billy Hector 

Pollak Theatre - 8 PM

With a career that spans over three decades, John Hammond is one of a handful of white blues musicians who was on the scene at the beginning of the first blues renaissance of the mid-'60s.


The Civil War

Apr 2

The Civil War 

Pollak Theatre - 10:30 AM

In telling the tale of this large and complex event, this Theatreworks show focuses on the smaller stories of some of the soldiers who are caught up in it, including, Zak, a runaway slave who demands the right to fight his own fight; Will, his former best friend and "master;" Johnny, an Irish immigrant who volunteers to defend his new home; and Jackie, a girl who becomes a drummer boy. Appropriate for Grades 3 - 9


First Senior Exhibition - Graphic Design

Mar 28-Apr 5

First Senior Exhibition - Graphic Design 

Rotary Ice House Gallery - 12 AM

Featuring the work of Monmouth University graduating seniors who will receive their degree in Graphic Design.

Free Event


Senior Animation and Motion Graphics Screening

Mar 28

Senior Animation and Motion Graphics Screening 

Joan and Robert Rechnitz Hall - 12 AM

Senior Animation and Motion Graphics Screening Joan and Robert Rechnitz Hall March 28, 2013 - April 5, 2013 | Free & Open to Public Featuring the work of Monmouth University graduating seniors who have taken animation and motion graphics courses. Screening Event: Thursday, March 28th | 7-9 p.m. - In conjunction with the Graphic Design Senior Exhibition

Free Event


NICK OFFERMAN

Mar 28

NICK OFFERMAN 

MAC At Monmouth - 9 PM

NICK OFFERMAN - Star of NBC’s PARKS AND RECREATION. Thursday, March 28th. Please note that this show has been moved to the Pollak Theatre. On sale through Ticketmaster.com, 800.745.3000 and in person the MAC and Pollak Theatre box offices.

Free Event


Provost Film Series: Munyurangabo

Mar 26

Provost Film Series: Munyurangabo 

Pollak Theatre - 7:30 PM

In this film by Lee Isaac Chung, an orphan of the Rwandan genocide travels from Kigali to the countryside on a quest for justice.

Free Event


Met Opera: LES TROYENS (Encore)

Mar 24

Met Opera: LES TROYENS (Encore) 

Pollak Theatre - 1 PM

The Met offers a rare opportunity to witness Berlioz’s vast epic, last performed at the Met in 2003. Deborah Voigt, Susan Graham, Marcello Giordani, and Dwayne Croft lead the starry cast, portraying characters from the Trojan War. Met Principal Conductor Fabio Luisi marshals the large-scale musical forces.


Red Horse

Mar 23

Red Horse 

Pollak Theatre - 8 PM

Red House Records is pleased to announce the July 13, 2010 release of Red Horse, the debut album from folk’s newest supergroup featuring Eliza Gilkyson, John Gorka and Lucy Kaplansky.


Met Opera: FRANCESCA DA RIMINI

Mar 16

Met Opera: FRANCESCA DA RIMINI 

Pollak Theatre - 12 PM

Zandonai’s compelling opera, inspired by an episode from Dante’s Inferno, returns in the Met’s ravishingly beautiful production, last seen in 1986. Dramatic soprano Eva-Maria Westbroek and tenor Marcello Giordani are the doomed lovers. Marco Armiliato conducts.


On Screen In Person: Abel Raises Cain

Mar 14

On Screen In Person: Abel Raises Cain 

Pollak Theatre - 7:30 PM

Filmmaker Jenny Abel explores the life and career of her father Alan Abel, known to many as "the world's greatest hoaxer.

Free Event


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.