Events

    2019 May 01

    Pianist Angela Hewitt: Open Master Class

    5:00pm to 6:30pm

    Location: 

    John Knowles Paine Concert Hall

    Angela HewittJoin internationally acclaimed pianist Angela Hewitt in a master class on May 1 with four talented Harvard students: Emily Brother '19, Ariana Chiu '22, Evelyn Mo '20 and Amir Siraj '21. This Learning from Performers event is free and open to the public. 

    Hewitt will also perform a free concert of her acclaimed Bach Odyssey, 8 p.m. Tuesday, April 30 at Paine Concert Hall. The concert is free, but tickets are required and available April 16 at Harvard Box Office.... Read more about Pianist Angela Hewitt: Open Master Class

    2018 Apr 26

    2018 Harvard Arts Medal Ceremony Honoring Writer COLSON WHITEHEAD '91

    4:00pm to 5:30pm

    Location: 

    Sanders Theatre

    Colson Whitehead
    Writer Colson Whitehead '91 Photo: Madeline Whitehead
    Presented By Office for the Arts and the Harvard Board of Overseers

    Author and Pulitzer Prize-winner Colson Whitehead ‘91 is the recipient of the 2018 Harvard Arts Medal, which will be awarded by Harvard University President Drew Gilpin Faust at a ceremony 4 p.m. Thursday, April 26, 2018, at Sanders Theatre, 45 Quincy St., Cambridge. The ceremony, which is presented by the Office for the Arts at Harvard and the Board of Overseers of Harvard College, is the official opening of ARTS FIRST, Harvard University’s annual festival showcasing student and faculty creativity in the arts. The medal ceremony includes a discussion with Whitehead moderated by actor John Lithgow ’67, Art.D ‘05.... Read more about 2018 Harvard Arts Medal Ceremony Honoring Writer COLSON WHITEHEAD '91

    2018 Feb 17

    Timeless Portraits and Dreams: Geri: Genius, Grace and Fire

    8:00pm

    Location: 

    Paine Hall, 3 Oxford St.

    Geri AllenTimeless Portraits and Dreams: A Festival/Symposium in Honor of Geri Allen

    Geri: Genius, Grace and Fire: A performance curated by Terri Lyne Carrington and features Carmen Lundy, Oliver Lake, Don Byron, Kris Davis, Tia Fuller, and Yosvany Terry.
    Related EventPianos for Geri, Friday, February 16, 8 p.m.... Read more about Timeless Portraits and Dreams: Geri: Genius, Grace and Fire

    2017 Oct 21

    The Owl Answers - Theater, Dance & Media at Harvard

    7:30pm

    Location: 

    Farkas Hall, 10-12 Holyoke Street Cambridge

    Presented by: Theater, Dance & Media at HarvardTDM The Owl Answers 2017
    Tickets: Full Price: $10.00; Students, Seniors (65+), Harvard ID: $5.00
    How to get tickets: The Harvard Box Office 617-496-2222
    Runs: October 13–21, 2017

    This fall, Theater, Dance & Media at Harvard presents Adrienne Kennedy's The Owl Answers, directed by David R. Gammons.... Read more about The Owl Answers - Theater, Dance & Media at Harvard

    2017 Oct 20

    The Owl Answers - Theater, Dance & Media at Harvard

    7:30pm

    Location: 

    Farkas Hall, 10-12 Holyoke Street Cambridge

    Presented by: Theater, Dance & Media at HarvardTDM The Owl Answers 2017
    Tickets: Full Price: $10.00; Students, Seniors (65+), Harvard ID: $5.00
    How to get tickets: The Harvard Box Office 617-496-2222
    Runs: October 13–21, 2017

    This fall, Theater, Dance & Media at Harvard presents Adrienne Kennedy's The Owl Answers, directed by David R. Gammons.... Read more about The Owl Answers - Theater, Dance & Media at Harvard

    2017 Oct 19

    The Owl Answers - Theater, Dance & Media at Harvard

    7:30pm

    Location: 

    Farkas Hall, 10-12 Holyoke Street Cambridge

    Presented by: Theater, Dance & Media at HarvardTDM The Owl Answers 2017
    Tickets: Full Price: $10.00; Students, Seniors (65+), Harvard ID: $5.00
    How to get tickets: The Harvard Box Office 617-496-2222
    Runs: October 13–21, 2017

    This fall, Theater, Dance & Media at Harvard presents Adrienne Kennedy's The Owl Answers, directed by David R. Gammons.... Read more about The Owl Answers - Theater, Dance & Media at Harvard

    2017 Oct 15

    The Owl Answers - Theater, Dance & Media at Harvard

    2:00pm

    Location: 

    Farkas Hall, 10-12 Holyoke Street Cambridge

    Presented by: Theater, Dance & Media at HarvardTDM The Owl Answers 2017
    Tickets: Full Price: $10.00; Students, Seniors (65+), Harvard ID: $5.00
    How to get tickets: The Harvard Box Office 617-496-2222
    Runs: October 13–21, 2017

    This fall, Theater, Dance & Media at Harvard presents Adrienne Kennedy's The Owl Answers, directed by David R. Gammons.... Read more about The Owl Answers - Theater, Dance & Media at Harvard

    2017 Oct 14

    The Owl Answers - Theater, Dance & Media at Harvard

    7:30pm

    Location: 

    Farkas Hall, 10-12 Holyoke Street Cambridge

    Presented by: Theater, Dance & Media at HarvardTDM The Owl Answers 2017
    Tickets: Full Price: $10.00; Students, Seniors (65+), Harvard ID: $5.00
    How to get tickets: The Harvard Box Office 617-496-2222
    Runs: October 13–21, 2017

    This fall, Theater, Dance & Media at Harvard presents Adrienne Kennedy's The Owl Answers, directed by David R. Gammons.... Read more about The Owl Answers - Theater, Dance & Media at Harvard

    2017 Oct 13

    The Owl Answers - Theater, Dance & Media at Harvard

    7:30pm

    Location: 

    Farkas Hall, 10-12 Holyoke Street Cambridge

    Presented by: Theater, Dance & Media at HarvardTDM The Owl Answers 2017
    Tickets: Full Price: $10.00; Students, Seniors (65+), Harvard ID: $5.00
    How to get tickets: The Harvard Box Office 617-496-2222
    Runs: October 13–15 & 19–21, 2017

    This fall, Theater, Dance & Media at Harvard presents Adrienne Kennedy's The Owl Answers, directed by David R. Gammons.... Read more about The Owl Answers - Theater, Dance & Media at Harvard

    2017 Apr 27

    Harvard Arts Medal Ceremony Honoring Actor JOHN LITHGOW

    4:00pm

    Location: 

    Loeb Drama Center Main Stage, 64 Brattle St.

    John Lithgow announced as 2017 Harvard Arts Medal Recipient
    Presented by: Learning From Performers
    ADMISSION: Free, tickets required.
    How to get tickets: Available in person at the Harvard Box Office, Farkas Hall, 10 Holyoke St., Cambridge, online, or by calling 617.496.2222 (online and phone ticket orders subject to service fees). Ticket distribution for Harvard affiliates (2 per person, with valid ID) begins Tuesday, April 18; ticket distribution for the public (2 per person) begins Thursday, April 20. Some remaining tickets may be available at the door one hour prior to event start time.


    Award-winning actor John Lithgow ’67 ArD ’05 is the recipient of the 2017 Harvard Arts Medal, which will be awarded by Harvard University President Drew Gilpin Faust at a ceremony presented by the Office for the Arts at Harvard and the Harvard University Board of Overseers in association with the American Repertory Theater. It will include a discussion with Lithgow moderated by President Faust. This is the opening event for ARTS FIRST, Harvard University’s annual festival showcasing student and faculty creativity in the arts celebrating its 25th anniversary April 27-30.... Read more about Harvard Arts Medal Ceremony Honoring Actor JOHN LITHGOW

    2016 Apr 28

    Harvard Arts Medal Ceremony Honoring Architect FRANK GEHRY

    4:00pm

    Location: 

    Farkas Hall

    Frank Gehry GSD '57, ArD '00
    Frank Gehry GSD '57, ArD '00. PHOTO: Dbox
    Presented by: Learning From Performers
    ADMISSIONThis event is sold out.
    Watch the Live Stream starting at 4 pm

    Award-winning architect Frank Gehry GSD ’57 ArD ‘00 is the recipient of the 2016 Harvard Arts Medal, which will be awarded by Harvard University President Drew Gilpin Faust at a ceremony hosted by actor and Master of the Arts at Harvard John Lithgow ’67 ArD ‘05, who will moderate a discussion with the honoree. Presented by the Office for the Arts at Harvard’s Learning From Performers program and the Board of Overseers of Harvard College, this is the official opening event for ARTS FIRST, Harvard University’s annual festival showcasing student and faculty creativity in the arts, April 28-May 1.
    ... Read more about Harvard Arts Medal Ceremony Honoring Architect FRANK GEHRY