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2016 Oct 04

College Night at the ICA: The Young and the Curious

6:00pm to 9:00pm


The Institute of Contemporary Art/Boston, 25 Harbor Shore Drive, Boston

Presented by: Institute of Contemporary Art
Tickets: Free; for undergraduates of these participating University Member collegeslimited capacity.
More information: College night event page

Boston’s universities and colleges will take over the ICA on October 4 from 6–9 PM for the ICA’s annual College Night! Located in the city’s hottest neighborhood, the ICA is your entry point to the best of contemporary culture. Join us for this contemporary take on all Boston has to offer: art, food, music, and fun.... Read more about College Night at the ICA: The Young and the Curious

2016 Oct 05

Hauser Forum with Anna Deavere Smith: Radical Hospitality



Sanders Theatre

Presented by: Mahindra Humanities Center at Harvard
Tickets: Event is free, but tickets are required. Tickets will be available starting at noon on Wednesday, September 28, at the Harvard Box Office in Farkas Hall. Tickets will also be available online or by phone (handling fees apply). Limit of four  tickets per person. Tickets valid until 5:45pm.
How to get tickets: The Harvard Box Office 617-496-2222

The Rita E. Hauser Forum for the Arts
A Lecture/Performance with ...

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2016 Aug 03

Call for Facilitators for "Notes from the Field: Doing Time in Education"

Repeats every day until Fri Aug 05 2016 .
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Call for Facilitators

The Anna Deavere Smith Pipeline Project, in partnership with the American Repertory Theater at Harvard University, is looking for dialogue facilitators for a unique audience engagement experience.

For more than 20 years, Anna Deavere Smith’s pioneering documentary performances have given voice to communities in crisis. Her new work, Notes from the Field: Doing Time in Education (...

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2016 Apr 28

Harvard Arts Medal Ceremony Honoring Architect FRANK GEHRY



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.
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2016 Apr 15

HEAR WORD! Naija Woman Talk True

Repeats every day until Sat Apr 16 2016 .



Harvard Dance Center, 60 Garden St.

HEAR WORD! Naija Woman Talk TruePresented ByHarvard University Committee on the Arts (HUCA) and the Harvard Center for African Studies in association with American Repertory Theater; the Division of Social Sciences, FAS; Harvard Dance Center; Hutchins Center for African & African American Research; Harvard Law School; Mahindra Humanities Center; Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study; and the Theater, Dance & Media Concentration at Harvard University.
TicketsA.R.T. box office
April 15-17
Part of the HUCA Spring 2016 series.

HEAR WORD! is a powerful piece of performance art that combines artistry, social commentary, and true-life stories of inequality and transformation, delivered by some of Nigeria’s most talented actresses. The stories are based on real issues affecting the lives of women across Nigeria and examine the factors that limit their potential for independence, leadership, and meaningful contribution. HEAR WORD! bravely examines the cultural and societal norms that oppress and limit African women as it invites women to break the cultureof silence, unite, challenge the status quo, and create solutions.... Read more about HEAR WORD! Naija Woman Talk True