Visiting Artists

2015 Nov 18


4:00pm to 5:30pm


John Knowles Paine Concert Hall, Music Building

vocalist ANGÉLIQUE KIDJOPresented by Learning From Performers and Harvard Department of Music

Praised as “the undisputed queen of African Music” (Daily Telegraph) and honored for her activism on behalf of human rights and female empowerment, Angélique Kidjo has released ten albums, including last year’s Grammy Award-winning “Eve.” She will lead a master class for student singers co-sponsored by the Department of Music; and also deliver the Louis C. Elson Lecture sponsored by the Department of Music on November 17.… Read more about vocalist ANGÉLIQUE KIDJO

2015 Sep 11


12:00pm to 1:30pm


Loeb Drama Center, 64 Brattle St.

Producer Michael RoiffPresented by Learning From Performers and American Repertory Theater Institute for Advanced Theater Training at Harvard University

ADMISSION: Free; seating first-come, first served, subject to venue capacity.

Michael Roiff ’01 is the founder of Night & Day Pictures, a Los Angeles-based boutique production and development company that released the film “Waitress” in 2007, which is currently the basis for a new stage musical of the same name in production at the American Repertory Theater (A.R.T.). Roiff will discuss his career and current trends in the film and theater business during a conversation/Q&A co-sponsored by the A.R.T.… Read more about producer MICHAEL ROIFF