WMU's Advanced Jazz Ensemble and composition professor Christopher Biggs will incorporate digital processing and live electronics in real time during a Wednesday, Jan. 24, performance in the Dalton Center.
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Under One Sun will perform at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 8, in the Dalton Center Recital Hall.
WMU ensembles composed of faculty and graduate students will perform in a free, public concert at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 6, in the Dalton Center Recital Hall.
The Kontras Quartet will perform in a free, public concert at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 27, in the Dalton Center Lecture Hall.
Yu-Lien The will perform at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 31, in the Dalton Center Recital Hall. The performance will be preceded by a 7 p.m. discussion hosted by Dr. Robert White.
Performances run Thursday through Saturday, Feb. 1-3, in the Shaw Theatre. Shows begin at 8 p.m. on all dates with a 2 p.m. matinee Saturday, Feb. 3.
The Tom Rainey Trio will give a free, public recital at 8 p.m. Friday, Jan. 26, at WMU's Dalton Center Lecture Hall.
The University Symphony Orchestra will be joined by 2017 School of Music Distinguished Alumni Award recipient Alex Jokipii for a free winter concert at 3 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 4, in Miller Auditorium.
University Theatre will stage "Lucky Stiff," a musical comedy by the same duo who wrote "Ragtime" and "Once on This Island," Jan. 26 through Feb. 11 in York Arena Theatre at the Gilmore Theatre Complex.
Titles include: "Lit-Up: One Reporter, Three Schools, Twenty-Four Books That Can Change Lives," "Moral Machines: Teaching Robots Right From Wrong," "Education and Equality," and "The Future of Employment: How Susceptible Are Jobs to Computerization?"
A screening and panel discussion of "The 'S' Word," a film about young adults and suicide, is planned for 7 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 7, at Chenery Auditorium as part of a spring Lee Honors College Lyceum Lecture series.
The Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at WMU will offer nearly 70 courses, trips, lectures and special programs this session.
Numerous global engagement opportunities will be offered in January by WMU and in the Kalamazoo community. All are open to the public, and many are free.
Tickets are on sale for Disney's "The Lion King" at Miller Auditorium April 4-15. Now in its 20th year, "The Lion King" continues to be one of the most popular stage musicals in the world.