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April 7th, 2017

  • Image preview 7:30pm - 8:30pm: Tyler Lebovic & Tarun Bishop Piano Recital
    Tyler Lebovic and Tarun Bishop will present a joint piano recital, as music minors. Music will include both classical and non-classical pieces, from Bach and Scarlatti, to Beethoven, to Rachmaninoff, the Piano Guys, to a duet on “Let it Be” by the Beatles.
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April 8th, 2017

  • 3:00pm - 4:30pm: Franya Berkman and Obo Addy World Music Concert
    The Lewis & Clark College Music Department presents the fifth annual Berkman/Addy World Music Concert on April 8 at 3:00 PM in Evans Auditorium. This concert is presented in memory of beloved LC world music faculty members Franya Berkman and Obo Addy.

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April 22nd, 2017

  • Image preview 7:30pm: PCO with Lewis & Clark Choirs - Global Harmonies

    Portland Chamber Orchestra presents two very special works for the final concert of our 2016-2017 70th anniversary season, focusing on music of Peace, Harmony, and Brotherhood.
    Chief Joseph of the Nez Perce became renowned as a humanitarian and peacemaker. The Chief Joseph Legend is based his surrender speech, the final passage is “From where the sun now stands I will fight no more forever.”
    Beethoven’s 9th Symphony is a life affirming masterpiece, with a joyful message that has inspired millions of listeners over the world - it’s an anthem for humanity.

    What’s special about this concert:
    This concerts feature four outstanding soloists, and we are celebrating our 70th season of the Portland Chamber Orchestra and the 150th anniversary of Lewis & Clark College. This special concert also includes a 30-minute pre-concert screening of OPB’s Oregon Experience film, C.E.S Wood details the friendship between Portlander Wood and Chief Joseph.

April 23rd, 2017

  • Image preview 3:00pm: PCO with Lewis & Clark Choirs - Global Harmonies

    Portland Chamber Orchestra presents two very special works for the final concert of our 2016-2017 70th anniversary season, focusing on music of Peace, Harmony, and Brotherhood. 
    Chief Joseph of the Nez Perce became renowned as a humanitarian and peacemaker. The Chief Joseph Legend is based his surrender speech, the final passage is “From where the sun now stands I will fight no more forever.”
    Beethoven’s 9th Symphony is a life affirming masterpiece, with a joyful message that has inspired millions of listeners over the world - it’s an anthem for humanity.

    What’s special about this concert:
    This concerts feature four outstanding soloists, and we are celebrating our 70th season of the Portland Chamber Orchestra and the 150th anniversary of Lewis & Clark College. This special concert also includes a 30-minute pre-concert screening of OPB’s Oregon Experience film, C.E.S Wood details the friendship between Portlander Wood and Chief Joseph.

April 24th, 2017

  • 7:00pm - 10:00pm: Vocal Honors Recital
    Our finest vocal students will be presented in recital.
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  • 7:30pm - 10:00pm: Electronic Music Concert
    Lewis & Clark presents an evening of original student electronic music. This stylistically varied concert will include a variety of videos and live performance.

April 25th, 2017

  • 7:30pm - 10:00pm: Jazz Night
    The Lewis & Clark Jazz Combos present a thrilling night of outstanding jazz music. Come hear the best Jazz Night in L&C history!
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    April 19
    Theatre Senior Thesis Festival is the creative culmination of our Majors’ work in the Theatre Department. Audiences can expect a thrilling mix of performance, readings, presentations and more…
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    March 3

    Written By Anne Carson
    Directed by
     Rebecca Lingafelter
    Performances:
    March 3, 4, and 9, 10, & 11 at 7:30pm
                        
          March 5, 2pm matinee
    Auditions: January 18 & 19

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    December 2

    Student-Choreographed/Performed
    Performances: December 2 & 3 at 7:30pm & 10pm
    Auditions: September 3

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    October 7

    The Department of Theatre is proud to announce that we will be hosting theatre artists Kristina Wong and Emily Mendelsohn as Guest Artists for our 2016-17 Residency Program. This two-week program invites a Guest Artist with significant standing in our field to come to campus to work with students on a new work of theatre. The Residency is composed of two phases: a workshop phase where 10-15 students will work closely with an artist to develop new work, and a presentation phase which will include a workshop showing of the new work, panel discussions, and a Master Class offered to the wider Lewis & Clark Community.

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    September 1
    Performances: September 29, 30 & October 1 at 7:30pm
                             

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    January 19
    When Sam Reiter B.A. ’15 appears on stage later this month in her original one-woman show, Baba Yaga, it’ll be the culmination of years of hard work, research, and growth. It will also be the start of a new artistic sojourn.
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    The Department of Theatre in partnership with The Center for Entrepreneurship is proud to announce that we are hosting theatre artist Aaron Landsman in our inaugural Guest Artist Residency Program. 


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    October 30
    Written By William Shakespeare
    Directed by Associate Professor Stephen Weeks
    Performances: Oct. 28, 29 & Nov. 3,4, & 5 at 7:30pm and Oct 30, 2:00pm Matinee
    Auditions: August 30, 31

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    October 1
    Fresh new short plays written, directed and acted by students on the theme TBA.
    Performed ONE NIGHT ONLY: Saturday, October 17 at 10pm
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    May 20
    The Theatre Department is proud to announce that Usman Ally (LC ’04) won an Obie Award on Monday night for his performance in The Invisible Hand by Ayad Akhtar.
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    April 16
    2015 Teacher of the Year
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    February 11

    Fresh new short plays written, directed and acted by students on a theme TBA.
    Performed ONE NIGHT ONLY: Saturday, February 11 at 10pm

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    January 18
    YOU ARE INVITED TO JOIN THE THEATRE DEPARTMENT FOR ITS 2017 GUEST ARTIST RESIDENCY PUBLIC EVENTS!
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    November 10
    Large Reckonings in Big and Little Theatres in New York City
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    November 22
    Portland Center Stage just concluded its run of an original production, The Oregon Trail, a comedic mashup of pop culture and American history. The staging shone a spotlight not just on the popular 80s computer game and the historic route west, but also on one of Lewis & Clark’s own, Alex Leigh Ramirez BA ’10.
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    September 22
    Summer residency for young artists and inventors.
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    September 18
    The Ford Foundation Diversity Fellowships attempt to increase diversity in college and university-level teaching while maximizing the educational benefits of diversity. Each year, the Ford Foundation offers approximately 60 predoctoral fellowships ($20,000 per year for up to three years), 35 dissertation fellowships ($21,000 for one year), and 20 postdoctoral fellowships ($40,000 for one year).
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    September 18
    The Alexander von Humboldt Foundation’s German Chancellor Fellowship Programme is for university graduates from the United States, the Russian Federation and the People’s Republic of China with an interest in international issues and demonstrated leadership potential. The programme is targeted at accomplished young professionals who are likely to become decision-makers, thought leaders, and influential voices in their respective fields. Fellows will be recruited from a broad range of areas such as politics and public policy, law, media, business, the non-governmental sector, and the arts. The programme provides fellows the opportunity to spend one year in Germany, where they will network with other prospective leaders from abroad and explore new solutions to the global issues of our times. This prestigious programme builds on Germany’s established and growing reputation as a favored destination for problem-focused international dialogue and a meeting place for tomorrow’s international leaders.
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    September 18
    The Luce Scholars Program is a nationally competitive fellowship program. It was launched by the Henry Luce Foundation in 1974 to enhance the understanding of Asia among potential leaders in American society.
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    February 4

    Assistant Professor of Music Lance Inouye has been named a winner of the thirteenth annual International Conductors Workshop and Competition, held January 15-18, 2016, in Spring Hill, Georgia.

    Sixteen participants representing Hong Kong, China, Xalapa, Mexico, Pihtipudas, Finland, Chinandega, Nicaragua, Yilon, Taiwan, Mexico City, Mexico, and Indiana, California, Arizona, New York, Ohio, Florida, North Carolina, Alabama and Georgia, conducted the professional ICWC orchestra on a culminating free concert on Martin Luther King Jr. Day in works by Beethoven, Brahms, Dvorak, Tchaikovsky, Barber, Mendelssohn, Verdi, and Johann Strauss, Jr.

    The conductors participated in seven rehearsals during the four day workshop which has become one of the most well-known and highly regarded conductor training programs in the nation. Maestro Adrian Gnam, director of the ICWC, said, “I was really excited about this group of conductors. They have already shown great potential as conductors from the orchestras which they have conducted. This concert was absolutely wonderful, and it showed the progress the conductors made in such a short time.” 

    The other two winners, in addition to Dr. Inouye, were Sergey Bogza, originally from Taganrog, Russia now conducting in St. Cloud, Minnesota; and H. Lok Kim, originally from Seoul, South Korea who now conducts the Covenant Academy Orchestra in Ringgold, Georgia.

    The conductors were led through intense instruction on orchestral conducting technique, rehearsal procedure and musical preparation of standard repertoire for full symphony orchestra. As part of his award, Dr. Inouye will be invited to guest conduct in Georgia next year. 








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    April 22
    Capstone Projects created/directed/presented by graduating Theatre Majors
    Productions, Presentations and Play Readings: April 22-25
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    March 6

    By Eugene Ionesco
    Performances: March 6, 7, 12, 13, & 14 at 7:30pm


    Auditions: January 21, 22, & 23

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    February 14
    Fresh new short plays written, directed and acted by students on a theme TO BE ANNOUNCED
    Performed ONE NIGHT ONLY: Saturday, February 14 at 10pm
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    December 5
    Student-Choreographed/Performed
    Performances: December 5 & 6 at 7:30pm & 10pm


    Auditions: September 13
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    November 7

    By Stephen Sater & Duncan Sheik
    Based on the play by Frank Wedekind
    Performances: November 7, 8, 13, 14, & 15 at 7:30pm
                            November 9 & 16 at 2pm

    Auditions: September 2, 3, & 4

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    October 18
    Fresh new short plays written, directed and acted by students on the theme TBA.
    Performed ONE NIGHT ONLY: Saturday, October 18 at 10pm
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    October 2
    Performances: October 2 & 4 @  7pm, October 3 @ 7pm & 10pm

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    September 12
    Events at Lewis & Clark examine contemporary and historical issues.
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    July 29
    With help from a handful of Lewis & Clark students and alumni, as well as resources from Fir Acres Theatre, Professor of Theatre Štěpán Šimek and Assistant Professor of Theatre Rebecca Lingafelter will stage a production of Anton Chekhov’s The Three Sistersreturning to the “fierce sparseness” of the original Russian in a new English translation.

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