Archive for March 1st, 2011

Center for Book Arts and USM Presents Traveling Exhibition

The Kate Cheney Chappell ’83 Center for Book Arts at the University of Southern Maine will present a traveling exhibition, “Hand, Voice & Vision: Thirty Years of Artists’ Books from the “Women’s Studio Workshop,” which will be on display from Tuesday, March 15 – Saturday, April 30 in the Unum Great Reading Room, Seventh Floor, Glickman Family Library, Portland.  This exhibit is free and open to the public.

A reception and lecture about the exhibit will be held at 4 p.m. on Friday, April 15 in the University Events Room, Seventh Floor, Glickman Family Library, Portland.  The lecture, “Women’s Studio Workshop – Make Art Here: From Innovation to Tradition,” will be presented by Women’s Studio Workshop (WSW) co-founders, Ann Kalmbach, executive director of WSW, and Tatana Kellner, artistic director of WSW.

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“Triumph of Love” Opens Thursday, March 11

The University of Southern Maine (USM) Department of Theatre and USM School of Music are pleased to present “Triumph of Love,” a witty musical romance in disguise, directed by Assunta Kent with musical direction by Edward Reichert. Razzle-dazzle Broadway music energizes Marivaux’s classic 18th-century play and will leave audiences laughing, sighing and humming the catchy tunes. Performances in the Russell Hall auditorium on the Gorham campus are March 11, 12, 17, 18, 19 at 7:30 p.m, March 13, 20 at 5 p.m. $10 students, $15 seniors/faculty/staff/alumni, $21 general public. $10@five Show on March 16 at 5 p.m., all seats $10. High school matinee March 15 at 10 a.m. To make reservations please call the USM Theatre Box Office at 207.780.5151 or purchase tickets online via the USM Theatre Department: www.usm.maine.edu/theatre (more…)

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