2015 Nov 21

Harvard Night at the Symphony (Freshmen Only)

6:30pm to 10:30pm


Symphony Hall, Boston

Symphony HallFreshmen Only: You Are Cordially Invited to “Harvard Night at the Symphony”
ADMISSION FREE AND LIMITED TO 50 FRESHMEN. Sign up for Freshman who did not attend the previous “Harvard Night at the Symphony” begins on Thursday, November 12 at 2 PM. Remaining tickets will be distributed to freshmen who did attend previously beginning on Tuesday, November 17 at 2 PM. Sign up in person at the Office for the Arts, 74 Mt. Auburn St. (at Holyoke St.)

This series of free field trips throughout the academic year to attend concerts by the acclaimed Boston Symphony Orchestra at historic Symphony Hall is co-sponsored by the Freshman Dean’s Office “Through the Gates” program and the Office for the Arts at Harvard. Round-trip bus transportation will be provided, and the evening includes a pre-concert reception hosted by a BSO musician.

November 21 Concert: works by J.S. Bach, Berg and Shostakovich, featuring Andris Nelsons, conductor, and Isabelle Faust, violin.

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2018 Mar 03

Another Music



Paine Hall

The Radcliffe Choral Society presents Another Music: a choral concert with a professional orchestra, conducted by Margaret Weckworth and featuring the world premiere of a commissioned piece by Harvard Music professor and composer, Osnat Netzer.

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Finding "Tom-Tom"

Du BoisExcerpts from an opera by Shirley Graham Du Bois will be performed for the first time since 1932, when it was staged in a stadium for 25,000 audience members in two days.  

By Samantha Neville '19... Read more about Finding "Tom-Tom"

2018 Apr 12

Lowell House Opera 2018: ROSSINI'S LE COMTE ORY

Thu - Sun, Apr 12 to Apr 15, 7:30pm - 7:30pm


Agassiz Theatre, 5 James Street

Known for his many dynamic characters who stand up to men behaving badly, Rossini set his sights in Le Comte Ory on the sexual antics of the medieval French nobility. 

Presented by: Lowell House Opera Society
Tickets: See Additional Information
How to get tickets: The Harvard Box Office 617-496-2222
Runs: 4/12/2018 through 4/15/2018


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2018 May 05

Cambridge Community Chorus: Love and Loss



Sanders Theatre, 45 Quincy St.

130 singers with professional soloists and orchestra present Mozart's Requiem and Bach's Wedding Cantata BWV 196

Presented by: Cambridge Community Chorus
Tickets: Full Price: $25 general admission seating Students and Seniors: $15
How to get tickets: The Harvard Box Office 617-496-2222

The Cambridge Community Chorus, 130 singers with professional soloists and orchestra present Mozart's  Requiem and...

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2018 Mar 02

Cage Shuffle with Paul Lazar



Farkas Hall, Studio 303

Cage ShuffleCage Shuffle is a 50 minute dance/theater solo. In Cage Shuffle, Paul Lazar speaks 
a series of one-minute stories by John Cage from his 1963 score Indeterminacy, while simultaneously performing a complex choreographic score by Annie-B Parson.

Presented by: Harvard Theater, Dance & Media

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2018 Feb 16

MIHNUET Winter Showcase



Kirkland JCR, 95 Dunster Street

The MIHNUET (Music In Hospitals and Nursing Homes Using Entertainment as Therapy) Winter Showcase will be a chance for our resident teams to share their talents! 

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2018 Feb 21

LITTLE TINY WALLS: Arturo O’Farrill at Harvard

6:30pm to 8:30pm


OBERON, 2 Arrow St., Cambridge

Arturo O'Farrill. Photo credit: Laura MarieArturo O’Farrill, the six-time Grammy Award-winning pianist, composer, educator and founder and artistic director of the Afro Latin Jazz Alliance, visits Harvard to workshop his latest project Little Tiny Walls. A panel discussion with O’Farrill, Cornel West, Roberto G. Gonzales and other will follow -- on how art and politics interact around issues of immigration policy, identity and the undocumented in America.

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2018 Feb 23

Turath Night



Northwest Labs, 52 Oxford St.

A night to celebrate arab culture!t There will be different tents for different arab countries featuring food and decoration, with a space in the middle for performances and music.

Presented by: Harvard Society of Arab Students
Tickets: Full Price: $10.00; Door Price: $12.00
How to get tickets: The Harvard Box Office 617-496-2222

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