2019-20 Events

 

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August

 ART: Justin Lincoln: Tyranny of the Immediate
Aug. 28- Sep. 29, 2019
Richmond Center Atrium Gallery, Free

DANCE: Jackie Nowicki Open Rehearsal
Monday, Aug. 26, 4:00 p.m.
Dalton Center Media Room, Free

DANCE: Dong Won Lee Presentation
Friday, Aug. 30, 12:30 p.m.
Dalton Center Studio B, Free

 

 

September

MUSIC: Best of MAT
Tuesday, Sept. 10, 7:30 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Free

MUSIC: Dalton WED@7:30PM: Live and Interactive: Alex Hayashi, Oboe, and Ellen Breakfield-Glick, Clarinet
Wednesday, Sept. 11, 7:30 p.m.
Pre-concert talk at 7 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Charge
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MUSIC: Guest Artist Recital: Noa Even, Saxophone
Thursday, Sept. 12, 7:30 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Free

MUSIC: Guest Artist Recital: Spektral Quartet with Mark DeChiazza
Friday, Sept. 20, 8 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Free

MUSIC: Haenicke International Scholars Concert
Thursday, Sept. 26, 7:30 pm
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Free

ART: >1 Celebrating Design + Community
Sept. 5- Oct. 13, 2019
Richmond Center Albertine Monroe-Brown Gallery, Free

ART: SPIRAL: Up and Out
Sept. 5- Oct. 13, 2019
Richmond Center Kerr Gallery, Free

ART: Motoko Furuhashi Visiting Artist Lecture
Thursday, Sept. 19, 5:30 p.m.
Richmond Center for Visual Arts Room 2008, Free

ART: Justin Lincoln Visiting Artist Lecture
Thursday, Sept. 26, 5:30 p.m.
Richmond Center for Visual Arts Room 2008, Free

DANCE: Great Works Dance Project Open Rehearsal
Sunday, Sept. 29, 4:00 p.m.
Dalton Center Media Room, Free

THEATRE: 1984
Sept. 20-29
September 20, 21: 7:30 p.m.
September 22: 2:00 p.m.
September 26, 27, 28: 7:30 p.m.
September 29: 2:00 p.m.
Williams Theatre

 

October

MUSIC: University Jazz Orchestra
Thursday, Oct. 3, 7:30 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Charge
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MUSIC: Guest Artist Recital: Don't Look Down
Saturday, Oct. 5, 7:30 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Free

MUSIC: University Symphony Orchestra with 2018 Stulberg Finalist Nathan Le, Cello
Sunday, Oct. 6, 3 p.m.
Miller Auditorium, Free

MUSIC: University Jazz Lab Band
Tuesday, Oct. 8, 7:30 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Free

MUSIC: Dalton WED@7:30PM: Live and Interactive: MOJATUBA
Wednesday, Oct. 9, 7:30 p.m.
Pre-concert talk at 7 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Charge
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MUSIC: University Wind Symphony
Sunday, Oct. 13, 3 p.m.
Miller Auditorium, Free

MUSIC: University Symphonic Band and University Concert Band
Monday, Oct. 14, 7:30 p.m.
Miller Auditorium, Free

MUSIC: Guest Artist Recital: David Binder, Trombone
Monday, Oct. 21, 7:30 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Free

MUSIC: Dalton WED@7:30PM: Live and Interactive: Cristina Fava, Lecturer, and Lori Sims, Piano
Wednesday, Oct. 23, 7:30 p.m.
Pre-concert talk at 7 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Charge
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MUSIC: Jazz Masters: John Patitucci, Bass
Thursday, Oct. 24, 7:30 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Charge
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MUSIC: Choral Showcase:Amphion, Anima, and University Chorale
Sunday, Oct. 27, 2 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Free

MUSIC: Bronco Marching Band
Sunday, Oct. 27, 4 p.m.
Miller Auditorium, Charge

MUSIC: Surround Sound Concert
Tuesday, Oct. 29, 7:30 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Free

MUSIC: Student Composers I
Wednesday, Oct. 30, 1 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Free

MUSIC: Dalton WED@7:30PM: Live and Interactive: Birds on a Wire
Wednesday, Oct. 30, 7:30 p.m.
Pre-concert talk at 7 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Charge
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ART: Eric Souther Visiting Artist Lecture
Thursday, Oct. 3, 5:30 p.m.
Richmond Center for Visual Arts Room 2008, Free

ART: Ashley Atkins WMU Scholar Lecture
Friday, Oct. 4, 3:30 p.m.
Richmond Center for Visual Arts Room 2008, Free

ART: Jerry Saltz Visiting Art Critic Lecture
Monday, Oct. 28, 6:00 p.m.
Knauss Hall Room 3502, Free

ART: Annual Faculty and Staff Exhibition
Oct. 30- Dec. 8, 2019
Richmond Center Albertine Monroe-Brown Gallery, Free

ART: Cat Crotchett: Together
Oct. 30- Dec. 8, 2019
Richmond Center Rose Netzorg and James W. Kerr Gallery, Free

DANCE: Noon Dance Showing
Friday, Oct. 4, Noon
Dalton Center Multimedia Room

DANCE: Peridance Contemporary Dance Company
Friday, Oct. 11, 8:00 p.m.
Dalton Center Multimedia Room

DANCE: Dancing with the WMU/Kazoo Stars
Friday, Oct. 18, 7:30 p.m.
Miller Auditorium

THEATRE: Amadeus
Oct. 4-13
October 4, 5: 7:30 p.m. 
October 10, 11, 12: 7:30 p.m.  
October 13: 2:00 p.m. 
Shaw Theatre

THEATRE: Urinetown The Musical
Oct. 25-Nov. 3
October 25, 26, 31: 7:30 p.m.
November 1, 2: 7:30 p.m. 
November 3: 2:00 p.m.
Williams Theatre 

November

MUSIC: Western Winds
Tuesday, Nov. 5, 7:30 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Free

MUSIC: Dalton WED@7:30PM: Live and Interactive: University Jazz Orchestra with Emilio Solla, Piano
Wednesday, Nov. 6, 7:30 p.m.
Pre-concert talk at 7 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Charge
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MUSIC: Guest Artist Recital: Laura Melton, Piano
Thursday, Nov. 7, 7:30 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Free

MUSIC: Gold Company Sneak Preview
Friday, Nov. 8, 8 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Charge
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MUSIC: Guest Artist Recital: VOCES8
Saturday, Nov. 9, 8 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Charge
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MUSIC: University Symphony Orchestra
Sunday, Nov. 10, 7:30 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Free

MUSIC: Live Electronics Concert
Monday, Nov. 11, 7:30 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Free

MUSIC: Guest Artist Recital: Rob Clearfield, Piano
Tues, Nov. 12, 7:30 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Free

MUSIC: Dalton WED@7:30PM: Live and Interactive: University Symphony Orchestra
Wednesday, Nov. 13, 7:30 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Charge
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MUSIC: Guest Artist Recital: David Abbot, Piano
Saturday, Nov. 16, 4 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Free

MUSIC: Guest Artist Recital: Pete McCann Trio
Saturday, Nov. 16, 8 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Free

MUSIC: Campus Choir
Thursday, Nov. 14, 7:30 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Free

MUSIC: Big Band Swing Tribute: University Jazz Orchestra and University Jazz Lab Band
Friday, Nov. 15, 8 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Charge
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MUSIC: WMU School of Music Opera: Così fan tutte
Friday, Nov. 22, and Saturday, Nov. 23, 8 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Charge
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MUSIC: University Wind Symphony and University Symphonic Band
Sunday, Nov. 24, 3 p.m.
Miller Auditorium, Free

MUSIC: Western Horn Choir
Monday, Nov. 25, 5 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Free

MUSIC: University Percussion Ensemble
Tuesday, Nov. 26, 7:30 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Free

ART: Cat Crotchett Artist Lecture
Thursday, Nov. 7, 5:30 p.m.
Richmond Center for Visual Arts Room 2008, Free

ART: Ladislav Hanka Visiting Artist Lecture
Thursday, Nov. 14, 5:30 p.m.
Richmond Center for Visual Arts Room 2008, Free

ART: Shaun Leonardo Visiting Artist Lecture
Tuesday, Nov. 19, 6:30 p.m.
Knauss Hall Room 2452, Free

DANCE: Orchesis Dance Concert
Nov. 6-10, Wed.-Sat. 8:00 p.m., Sat. and Sun. 2:00 p.m.
Dalton Center Studio B

DANCE: ACDA and Winter Gala Adjudication
Friday, Nov. 22, Noon
Dalton Center Multimedia Room

DANCE: Baira/MVMNT Phlosphy Open Rehearsal
Sunday, Nov. 24, 4:00 p.m.
Dalton Center Multimedia Room

THEATRE: Gem of the Ocean
Nov. 15-24
November 15, 16: 7:30 p.m. 
November 21, 22, 23: 7:30 p.m. 
November 24: 2:00 p.m.
Shaw Theatre
 
 

December

MUSIC: Student Composers II
Tuesday, Dec. 3 , 8 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Free

MUSIC: University Concert Band
Thursday, Dec. 5, 7:30 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Free

MUSIC: A Choral Christmas: University Chorale, Anima, Amphion
Saturday, Dec. 7, 4 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.
First Presbyterian Church, Kalamazoo, Charge
Purchase Tickets for 4 p.m. or 7:30 p.m.

MUSIC: Annual Holiday Concert: "Jazz for the Holidays"
Sunday, Dec. 8, 3 p.m.
Miller Auditorium, Charge
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MUSIC: A Brass Celebration of Christmas
Sunday, Dec. 15, 3 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Charge
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DANCE: In the Works with WMU Dance-Art Hop
Friday, Dec. 6, 6:00 p.m.
Wellspring Theatre Epic Center, Free

DANCE: Fall Showcase
Saturday, Dec. 7, 3:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m.
Dalton Center Studio B

THEATRE: Next Stop, Broadway with Cady Huffman
Dec. 5-7, 7:30 p.m.
Williams Theatre

 

 

 

 

January

MUSIC: Dalton WED@7:30PM: Live and Interactive: Lori Sims, Piano, and Yu Lien The, Piano
Wednesday, Jan. 15, 7:30 p.m.
Pre-concert talk at 7 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Charge
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MUSIC: Dalton WED@7:30PM: Live and Interactive: Western Brass Quintet
Wednesday, Jan. 29, 7:30 p.m.
Pre-concert talk at 7 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Charge
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MUSIC: University Jazz Orchestra and University Jazz Lab Band
Thursday, Jan. 30, 7:30 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Charge
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THEATRE: Blood at the Root
Jan. 24- Feb. 9
January 24, 25, 30. 31: 7:30 p.m. 
February 1, 6, 7, 8: 7:30 p.m. 
February 2: 2:00 p.m. 
February 9: 2:00 p.m.
York Arena Theatre 

 

February 

 MUSIC: 42nd Annual Gold Company Show

Friday, Feb. 8, 8 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Charge
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MUSIC: 42nd Annual Gold Company Show
Saturday, Feb. 9, 2 p.m. and 8 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Charge
Purchase Tickets for 2 p.m. or 8 p.m.

MUSIC: University Symphony Orchestra
Saturday, Feb. 9, 3 p.m.
Miller Auditorium, Free

MUSIC: Western Winds
Tuesday, Feb. 11, 7:30 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Free

MUSIC: Concerto Competition Finals
Saturday, Feb. 15, 3 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Free

MUSIC: University Wind Symphony and University Concert Band
Sunday, Feb. 16, 3 p.m.
Miller Auditorium, Free

MUSIC: University Symphonic Band
Monday, Feb. 17, 7:30 p.m.
Miller Auditorium, Free

MUSIC: Dalton WED@7:30PM: Live and Interactive: John Wesley Wright, Tenor
Wednesday, Feb. 19, 7:30 p.m.
Pre-concert talk at 7 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Charge
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MUSIC: Choral Showcase: Amphion, Anima, and University Chorale
Sunday, Feb. 34, 3 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Free

MUSIC: Birds on a Wire
Tuesday, Feb. 25, 7:30 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Free

MUSIC: Student Composers III
Wednesday, Feb. 26, 1 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Free

DANCE: Ebony Vision Dance Ensemble Showcase
Saturday, Feb. 1, 7:00 p.m.
Dalton Center Multimedia Room

DANCE: Winter Gala Dance Concert
Feb. 20-23, Thur.-Sat. 8:00 p.m. and Sun. 2:00 p.m.
Irving S. Gilmore Theatre Complex, Laura V. Shaw Theatre 

THEATRE: Restoration Comedy
Feb. 7-16
February 7, 8: 7:30 p.m. 
February 13, 14, 15: 7:30 p.m. 
February 16: 2:00 p.m.
Williams Theatre 

March

MUSIC: Dalton WED@7:30PM: Live and Interactive: "400: An Afrikan Epic"
Wednesday, Mar. 13, 7:30 p.m.
Pre-concert talk at 7 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Charge
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MUSIC: 82nd Annual Southwestern Michigan Vocal Festival: Dr. Jonathan Talberg, Guest Conductor
Thursday, Mar. 12, 7 p.m.
Miller Auditorium, Free

MUSIC: Dalton WED@7:30PM: The Music of Julian Krein
Wednesday, Mar. 18, 7:30 p.m.
Pre-concert talk at 7 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Charge
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MUSIC: Guest Artist Recital: Hsu/Kemper Duo
Thursday, Mar. 19, 7:30 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Free

MUSIC: Western Invitational Jazz Festival: Closing Concert featuring University Jazz Orchestra
Saturday, March 21, 7:30 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Charge
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MUSIC: Opera Workshop
Monday, Mar. 23, 7:30 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Free

MUSIC: Guest Artist Recital: Hinge Ensemble
Thursday, Mar. 26, 7:30 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Free

MUSIC: Gold Company Vocal Jazz Invitational: Closing Concert featuring Gold Company
Saturday, March 28, 8 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Charge
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MUSIC: University Jazz Lab Band
Tuesday, Mar. 31, 7:30 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Free

DANCE: New York Showcase Adjudication
Friday, Mar. 13, Noon
Dalton Center Multimedia Room

DANCE: BFA Junior Jury Presentations
Saturday, Mar. 28, 3:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m.
Dalton Center Studio B

THEATRE: Tribes
March 13-22
March 13, 14: 7:30 p.m. 
March 19, 20, 21: 7:30 p.m. 
March 22: 2:00 p.m.
Williams Theatre  

APRIL

MUSIC: Trombone Choir
Thursday, Apr. 2, 7:30 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Free

MUSIC: Trumpet Day Closing Concert featuring Malcolm McNab, Trumpet
Friday, Apr. 3, 4 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Free

MUSIC: Student Composers IV
Saturday, Apr. 4, 8 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Free

MUSIC: University Symphonic Band and University Concert Band
Sunday, Apr. 5, 3 p.m.
Miller Auditorium, Free

MUSIC: Gold Company II
Sunday, Apr. 5, 7:30 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Free

MUSIC: Guest Artist Recital: Andrea Cheeseman, Clarinet
Monday, Apr. 6, 7:30 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Free

MUSIC: Dalton WED@7:30PM: Live and Interactive: Megumi Kanda, Trombone
Wednesday, April 8, 7:30 p.m.
Pre-concert talk at 7 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Charge
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MUSIC: 52nd Annual Spring Conference on Wind and Percussion Music: Julie Giroux, Guest Composer and Conductor
Thursday, April 9, 7:30 p.m.
Miller Auditorium, Free

MUSIC: 40th Annual Music Therapy Clinic Concert
Monday, Apr. 13, 7 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Free

MUSIC: 60th Annual Concerto Concert: University Symphony Orchestra
Sunday, April 14, 3 p.m.
Miller Auditorium, Free

DANCE: BFA Graduating Presentations
Apr. 9-11, Fri.-Sat. 8:00 p.m. and Sat. 2:00 p.m.
Dalton Center Studio B

DANCE: BA Capstones and WDP Wrap Up
Monday, Apr. 13, 8:00 p.m.
Dalton Center Studio B, Free

THEATRE: Sunday in the Park with George
April 3-11
April 3, 4: 7:30 p.m. 
April 5: 2:00 p.m. 
April 9, 10, 11: 7:30 p.m.
Shaw Theatre 

May

 DANCE: New York Showcase
Friday, May 1, 8:00 p.m.
Gibney, New York City, Free

June

 

July