Jan. 9, 2003, Gazette
|My Latest Sitter
(2002) by Barbara Pratt Wangersky. An exhibition of Ms. Pratts
work opens tomorrow at the Art Gallery of Newfoundland and Labrador
and runs until March 2. See www.agnl.ca.
Thursday, Jan. 9
Lectures begin, winter semester
Deadline for fees payment, winter semester
Saturday, Jan. 11
Classy clarinets An evening of clarinet classics played
by three of St. John's premier performers with Peter Gardner, conductor,
and Lorne Buick, Paul Bendzsa and Sean Rice on clarinet, at the Cook Recital
Hall at 8 p.m. For more information call the Newfoundland Symphony Orchestra
Tuesday, Jan. 14
Regular meeting of the Senate
Concert A Music Theatre Double Bill as Artistic Fraud of
Newfoundland teams up with the School of Music to present The Chekhov
Variations and Landscapes of Memory, featuring performances by Christopher
Pratt, Andy Jones, the Atlantic String Quartet and more. At the D. F.
Cook Recital Hall, School of Music. For information call the concert line
at 737-4455 or see www.mun.ca/music.
Thursday, Jan. 16
Film series MUN Cinema Series continues with Frida
(USA/Canada) 118 min. Rated R for sexuality/nudity and language. Directed
by Julie Taymore with Salma Hayek, Alfred Molina, Geoffrey Rush and Ashley
Judd. All screenings are at 7 p.m. in Empire Studio 12 cinemas in the
Avalon Mall. For more information, see www.mun.ca/film.
Concert Encore 2003 with Stéphane Lemelin, piano,
and Alistair MacLeod, words, at 8 p.m. at the D. F. Cook Recital Hall,
School of Music. Part of the Debut Plus Series. For more information see
Friday, Jan. 17
Alumna recital The Music at Memorial concert series will
feature alumna Penni Clarke, soprano, in a recital of Baroque music with
harpsichordist Mary OKeeffe at 8 p.m. in the D. F. Cook Recital
Hall. For information call the concert line at 737-4455 or visit the Web
site at www.mun.ca/music.
Saturday, Jan. 18
Artist talk At 2 p.m., artist Barbara Pratt Wangersky will
lead an informal walk-about tour of the exhibition of her paintings Out
of Fashion, which is on display at the Art Gallery of Newfoundland and
Labrador Jan. 17 to March 2. Ms. Wangersky will discuss her creative process
and the inspiration behind the three main themes in her work: fashion,
floral still-life and women. Free. Info-line: 737-8209.
Monday, Jan. 20
Public lecture The Music, Media and Culture lecture series,
organized by the Canada Research Chair in Traditional Music, Memorial
University, continues in room E18A of the Education Building at 7 p.m.
Dr. Johanne Devlin Trew, research associate, Music History and Ethnomusicology,
School of Music, will present a lecture titled Irish Music and Media:
From Print to Recording.
Thursday, Jan. 23
Concert Fiddles Unlimited. This concert will electrify your
thinking about fiddle music, as classical artists Nancy Dahn and Tim Steeves
work the stage with traditional fiddler Gordon Stobbe and guitarist Greg
Simm. For information call the concert line at 737-4455 or visit the Web
site at www.mun.ca/music.
Film series MUN Cinema Series continues with Comedian (USA
2002) 82 min. Directed by Christian Charles with Jerry Seinfeld (as himself);
also with Bill Cosby, Jay Leno, Kevin Nealon, Colin Quin, Chris Rock,
and others (as themselves). All screenings are at 7 p.m. in Empire Studio
12 cinemas in the Avalon Mall. For more information, see www.mun.ca/film.
Bill Rose: In Absurdum. A Newfoundland painter exhibits over 10
years of work at the Art Gallery of Newfoundland and Labrador until Feb.
23. Admission is free. Gallery hours: Tuesday to Sunday, 12-5 p.m. and
Friday 7-10 p.m. Closed Mondays. See www.agnl.ca.
Atlantic Modern: The Architecture of the Atlantic Provinces 1950-2000,
is on display at the Art Gallery of Newfoundland and Labrador until Jan.
5. Gallery hours: Tuesday to Sunday, 12-5 p.m. and Friday 7-10 p.m. Closed
Mondays. See www.agnl.ca.