Thursday, March 28 2013

Format: 2014/08/20

Thursday, March 28 2013

Sleeping Beauty

Mar 28, 2013 at 7:30 p.m.

 

Russian National Ballet Theatre

This crowning jewel of Russian choreographer Marius Petipa’s career is often considered to be the finest achievement of the Classical ballet genre. With over 50 beautifully costumed dancers directed by legendary Bolshoi principal dancer Elena Radchenko, this full length work is performed in the grand tradition of Russian ballet, against a backdrop of Tchaikovsky’s lush and romantic musical score.

 

Greenleaf Pottery: Classes in Wheel Thrown Pottery

Classes offer firsthand experience of the entire pottery-making cycle. Beginning emphasis is placed on working with one of the fifteen potter's wheels.  Beginning as well as advanced students are welcome. Sets of eight week classes are offered Tuesday or Thursday evening 6 to 9 p.m.,  year-round. Sign up now to reserve your place.

Call or go to the website for more information. 860-528-6090, www.greenleafpottery.net

 

Fire and Bone

This senior thesis production by Lily Haje '13 is an immersive theater experience. “Fire and Bone” allows the audience to explore the physical and mental space of a halfway house for religious martyrs as they interact, reflect, and await judgment. These performances are in partial fulfillment of Ms. Haje's Honors Thesis in Theater.

 

Performance is offered at 7pm and 9pm.

 

Senior Recital - Tobias Butler

A senior music recital by Tobias Butler. Event begins at 8pm.

 

Critical Traits & Strategies for Leaders

This seminar will help new and aspiring leaders be more effective in today’s rapidly changing global marketplace.  Participants will learn about the characteristics and traits of effective leaders, the role of a leader in an organization, and competencies involved in being a leader. 

 

Meditation Series in Trumbull

Meditation series with Lenore Pranzo, guided imagery therapist. Learn to meditate through guided imagery, a skill which can be drawn upon whenever you need to relieve your stress and anxiety. Class is held at Fairfield County Integrative Family Medicine and Healing Therapies, Trumbull, CT. For more information call (203) 445-9060 or visit www.integrativefamilypracticect.com.

Thursdays at 12 p.m.
$15 per class or 10-class card for $100. Registration required. 
Fairfield County Integrative Family Medicine and Healing Therapies
2 Corporate Drive, Suite 110
Trumbull, CT  06611
 

Stellar Scholars Star Search: Connecticut’s Best Young Sci-Fi Writers

High school and college students are challenged to write a 500-word short story about the painting of the iconic Avanti sports car "THE WHISPER AND THE ROAR" by Don Wieland. Champion wins $500 and has the story posted on Stellar Scholars e-magazine Cum Laude, The Scholarly Evening Post.  

http://stellarscholars.com/2013_avanti_and_aurora_awards


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Ephemerals

In Ephemerals, Wolfe explores the momentary nature of photography through relationships among objects, structures, place, opportunity and atmosphere, frequently discovering poetry.

 

Wesleyan Potters: Milestones Show

Wesleyan Potters: Milestones Show, March 20 – April 14.

Wesleyan Potters Gallery/Shop is featuring clay, fiber and jewelry crafted by our members who are celebrating their membership anniversary in 2013.

Member work will be on exhibit and for sale during regular gallery hours. Wesleyan Potters Gallery/Shop, 350 S Main St. Route 17, Middletown, CT, Gallery hours: Wed -Fri 10 am - 6 pm, Sat 10-4 and Sunday Noon-4, 860-344-0039 www.wesleyanpotters.com

 

Eastern Connecticut Symphony January Concert

 The Eastern Connecticut Symphony concert series begins the New Year on Saturday, January 11, 2014, at 8 PM at the Garde Arts Center.  ECSO Music Director, Toshi Shimada, conducts a program which features, Hyewon Kim, winner of the 2013 ECSO Instrumental Competition, performing Elgar’s Cello Concerto, sponsored by Chelsea Groton Bank.  The audience members will also hear Sibelius Karelia Suite and Tchaikovsky’s Symphony No, 2, (the Little Russian.)   Pre-concert conversation at 7 PM with Gary Chapman; post-concert reception free for members of the audience.  Tickets are priced from $32-$62 with senior and student tickets in selected seating areas.  Call the ECSO office at 860-443-2876 or purchase them on the Internet at: www.gardearts.org.  For further information, visit the ECSO website at: www.ectsymphony.com or friend us on Face Book.