Events Calendar

Arts at Harvard

Today

Mad Forest at 7:30 PM

Presented by Harvard-Radcliffe Summer Theatre
Loeb Experimental Theater
Runs:
Mad Forest A Play from Romania by Caryl Churchill. More Details

Harvard Summer School Chorus concert at 8:00 PM

Presented by Harvard Summer School
Sanders Theatre
Runs:
Esther, composed by George Frederic Handel in 1718 and revised in 1720, is a dramatic work depicting the biblical story from the Book of Esther. The performance features professional soloists and the Handel & Haydn Society Orchestra, as part of the yearlong celebration of its 200th anniversary.. More Details

Saturday 8/01

Mad Forest at 7:30 PM

Presented by Harvard-Radcliffe Summer Theatre
Loeb Experimental Theater
Runs:
Mad Forest A Play from Romania by Caryl Churchill. More Details

Harvard Summer School Orchestra concert at 8:00 PM

Presented by Harvard Summer School
Sanders Theatre
Runs:
The Harvard Summer School Orchestra is pleased to announce its 30th season under the direction of Judith Zuckerman. We are delighted to welcome back one of our favorite violin soloists, Jodi Hagen, this time joined by wonderful violist Holly Barnes to play Mozart’s sparkling Sinfonia Concertante for Violin, Viola and Orchestra. The program will also include Sibelius’ Karelia Suite, Neilsen’s ethereal Saga Drøm, Boston-based composer Jeffrey Brody's Adagio for Winds, Brass, Harp and Percussion and will conclude with Schubert’s joyfully energetic Symphony No. 3.   More Details

Sunday 8/02

Mad Forest at 2:00 PM

Presented by Harvard-Radcliffe Summer Theatre
Loeb Experimental Theater
Runs:
Mad Forest A Play from Romania by Caryl Churchill. More Details

Saturday 8/15

MOZART, BEETHOVEN, & BRAHMS at 8:00 PM

Presented by Mercury Orchestra
First Church Congregational
Runs:
Wolfgang Amadeus MozartOverture to Die ZauberflÖte (The Magic Flute)Ludwig van BeethovenPiano Concerto No. 2 in B-Flat MajorJohannes BrahmsSymphony No. 3 More Details

Tuesday 8/25

Mare Liberum: or, The Other Island at 10:00 AM

Presented by Carpenter Center for the Visual Arts
Carpenter Center
Runs: 8/25 - 4/14
With "or, The Other Island," the Brooklyn-based collective Mare Liberum will transform the iconic ramp, Level 3 gallery and adjacent terrace at the Carpenter Center into a boat workshop and library, a site for a series of participatory workshops, and an installation of work relating to the collective’s multi-year inquiry into landscape, utopia, watercraft and water as a commons. More Details

Thursday 9/17

The 25th First Annual Ig Nobel Prize Ceremony at 6:00 PM

Presented by Annals of Improbable Research
Sanders Theatre
Runs:
The Ig Nobel Prizes honor achievements that make people LAUGH, and then THINK. The prizes are intended to celebrate the unusual, honor the imaginative — and spur people's interest in science, medicine, and technology. More Details

Friday 9/18

An Evening With Champions at 7:00 PM

Presented by Eliot House
Bright Hockey Center
Runs:
An Evening with Champions is a public charity non-profit committee dedicated to fighting cancer by raising money for The Jimmy Fund, the fundraising arm of Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. Founded at Harvard University in 1970, An Evening with Champions presents an annual world-class figure skating exhibition at the Bright Hockey Center in Allston, Massachusetts. The exhibition features national and Olympic figure skaters, and has seen the talents of champions such as Yuna Kim, Michelle Kwan, Evan Lysacek, and more. More Details

Saturday 9/19

An Evening With Champions at 7:00 PM

Presented by Eliot House
Bright Hockey Center
Runs:
An Evening with Champions is a public charity non-profit committee dedicated to fighting cancer by raising money for The Jimmy Fund, the fundraising arm of Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. Founded at Harvard University in 1970, An Evening with Champions presents an annual world-class figure skating exhibition at the Bright Hockey Center in Allston, Massachusetts. The exhibition features national and Olympic figure skaters, and has seen the talents of champions such as Yuna Kim, Michelle Kwan, Evan Lysacek, and more. More Details

Sunday 9/20

Mare Liberum: or, The Other Island at 5:00 PM

Presented by Carpenter Center for the Visual Arts
Carpenter Center
Runs: 8/25 - 4/14
With "or, The Other Island," the Brooklyn-based collective Mare Liberum will transform the iconic ramp, Level 3 gallery and adjacent terrace at the Carpenter Center into a boat workshop and library, a site for a series of participatory workshops, and an installation of work relating to the collective’s multi-year inquiry into landscape, utopia, watercraft and water as a commons. More Details