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Provost Film Series: Moolaade

Apr 11

Provost Film Series: Moolaade 

Pollak Theatre - 7:30 PM

When a woman shelters a group of girls from suffering female circumcision, she starts a conflict that tears her village apart in this film by Ousmane Sembene.

Free Event


Second Senior Show: Graphic Design

Apr 11-Jul 18

Second Senior Show: Graphic Design 

Joan and Robert Rechnitz Hall - 12 AM

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

Free Event


Art Now: Multimedia Art - Matt Kenyon

Apr 11

Art Now: Multimedia Art - Matt Kenyon 

Hawk TV Studios - 2:30 PM

In 1999 Matt co-founded SWAMP (Studies of Work Atmosphere and Mass Production) with Douglas Easterly. Their work focuses on critical themes addressing the affects of global corporate operations, mass media and communication, military-industrial complexes, and general meditations on the liminal area between life and artificial life.

Free Event


Met Opera: PARSIFAL (Encore)

Apr 7

Met Opera: PARSIFAL (Encore) 

Pollak Theatre - 1 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. Jonas Kaufmann stars in the title role of the innocent who finds wisdom. His fellow Wagnerian luminaries include Katarina Dalayman as the mysterious Kundry, Peter Mattei as the ailing Amfortas, Evgeny Nikitin as the wicked Klingsor, and René Pape as the noble knight Gurnemanz. Daniele Gatti conducts.


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


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


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


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.


Met Opera: FRANCESCA DA RIMINI  (Broadcast in HD)

Mar 16

Met Opera: FRANCESCA DA RIMINI (Broadcast in HD) 

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


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.