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October events in the College of Fine Arts

Center for the Performing Arts

The Center for the Performing Arts at Illinois State.

Illinois State University’s College of Fine Arts will present the following events during October 2017. Please note that the dates and times of events are subject to change and this list may not include all events offered.

All events at the College of Fine Arts can be found on the University’s events calendar.

School of Art

Photo of Amy Cousins, Lesbian Feminist Witch Puppet: A Reimagining, 2016. Papier-mâché, fabric, wood, and newsprint takeaway.

Amy Cousins, Lesbian Feminist Witch Puppet: A Reimagining, 2016. Papier-mâché, fabric, wood, and newsprint takeaway. On view at the University Galleries through October 8, 2017.

Visiting Artist Lecture: Macon Reed
Wednesday, October 4 at noon
University Galleries, Uptown Station

Artist Lecture: Amy Cousins
Thursday, October 5 at noon
University Galleries, Uptown Station

Generative Image Systems
Works by graphic design students
On view through Friday, October 6
Transpace Student Gallery
CVA, room 115

Queer Dance Party with Amy Cousins
Saturday, October 7 at 9 p.m.   
University Galleries, Uptown Station

Glass Student Exhibition
Work by Michael Schueler and Tyler Wolf
On view Tuesday, October 10 through Friday, October 13
Transpace Student Gallery
CVA, room 115

B.F.A. Collaborative Exhibition 
Collaboration work by current B.F.A. students
On view Tuesday, October 17 through Friday, October 27
Transpace Student Gallery
CVA, room 115

Opening Reception:
Tuesday, October 17
5 to 7 p.m.

Exhibition:
Dianna Frid: It Takes Time
Erin Washington: Light Touch
October 21 through December 17

Opening Reception
Friday, October 20 from 5 to 7 p.m.
University Galleries, Uptown Station

Satellite Exhibition: Artist’s Books by Dianna Frid
On view October 21 through December 17
Milner Library, 6th floor

Artist Lecture: Dianna Frid
Tuesday, October 24 at noon
University Galleries, Uptown Station

Visiting Artist Lecture: Vanessa Paumen
The Art of Law: Intersections of the Legal System and Art in the Low Countries (1450 -1475)
Thursday, October 26 at 6 p.m.
University Galleries, Uptown Station
This lecture is part of the Illinois State University Speaker Series

School of Art Research Colloquium Lecture: John Miller, Associate Professor, Glass
Tuesday, October 31 at noon
University Galleries, Uptown Station

Graphic Design Exhibition
Work by current Graphic Design V students
On view Tuesday, October 31 through Friday, November 10
Transpace Student Gallery
CVA, room 115

School of Music

To confirm scheduling and to purchase tickets, contact the Center for the Performing Arts box office at (309) 438-2535.

Symphonic Band and University Band Concert
Thursday, October 5 at 8 p.m.
CPA, Concert Hall

Symphonic Winds Concert
The Illinois State University Symphonic Winds presents its first concert of the 2017-2018 season, a program of wind band classics and contemporary works.
Sunday, October 8 at 3 p.m.
CPA, Concert Hall

Chamber Winds Recital
Monday, October 9 at 7:30 p.m.
Kemp Recital Hall

Guest Artist Recital: Raphaella Smits, guitar
Wednesday, October 11 at 7:30 p.m.
Kemp Recital Hall

Cello Popper Concert
Sunday, October 15 at 3 p.m.
Kemp Recital Hall

Charles W. Bolen Faculty Recital Series: Baroque Violin Recital
Sun Young Shin, violin
with guest artist: Martha Stiehl, harpsichord/organ
Sunday, October 15 at 7 p.m.
Kemp Recital Hall

Charles W. Bolen Faculty Recital: Brass Quintet
Tuesday, October 17 at 8 p.m.
CPA, Concert Hall

Charles W. Bolen Faculty Recital: Faculty Jazz
Wednesday, October 18 at 8 p.m.
Kemp Recital Hall

Alumni Recital: Tom Studebaker, tenor
Friday, October 20 at 7 p.m.
Kemp Recital Hall

Poster for Music of the Baroque Masters concert. Image includes photos of guest artists Stephen Alltop and Josefien Stoppelenburg and an image of a harpsichord.

Music of the Baroque Masters. Sunday, October 22, 2017 at 1 p.m.

Music of the Baroque Masters
Featuring Guest Artists Stephen Alltop, harpsichord and Josefien Stoppelenburg, soprano
With ISU Faculty Members Sun-Young Shin, violin, Kate Lewis, viola, and Adriana Ransom, cello
Works by Bach, Telemann, Handel, and others.
Sunday, October 22 at 1 p.m.
Kemp Recital Hall

Wind Symphony Concert
Music and Architecture
Sunday, October 22 at 3 p.m.
CPA, Concert Hall

Chamber Singers Recital
Monday, October 23  at 7 p.m.
Kemp Recital Hall

Charles W. Bolen Faculty Recital: David Gresham, clarinet
Tuesday, October 24  at 7:30 p.m.
Kemp Recital Hall

Guitar Ensemble and Friends
Monday, October 30 at 7:30 p.m.
Kemp Recital Hall

School of Theatre and Dance

Please contact the Center for the Performing Arts box office at (309) 438-2535 to purchase tickets.

Oedipus
Opens Friday, October 13
Performances are October 13, 17, 19, 21, and 25 at 7:30 p.m. and October 14, 22, and 28 at 2 p.m.
Talkbacks will follow the October 13 and 21 performance
Westhoff Theatre

All’s Well That Ends Well
Opens Saturday, October 14
Performances are October 14, 18, 20, 24, 26 at 28 at 7:30 p.m. and October 15 and 21 at 2 p.m.
Westhoff Theatre

Poster for <I>She Kills Monsters</I> showing a girl in a school (lockers) with a shadow of a monster.

She Kills Monsters opens Friday, October 27, 2017

She Kills Monsters
Opens Friday, October 27 at 7:30 p.m.
Performances are October 27, 28, 31 and November 1 through 4 at 7:30 p.m. and October 29 and November 4 at 2:00 p.m.
CPA, Theatre

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