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10/24/2014 - Performing Artists Concert Series: The Neave Trio
October 24, 2014
The Neave Trio (violinist Anna Williams, cellist Mikhail Veselov, and pianist Toni James) perform for the first time at RIT. This trio has become the first-ever Fisch/Axelrod Trio-in-Residence at San Diego State University and has, according to Fanfare magazine, “exceeded the gold standard and moved on to platinum.” Reception following in Fireside LoungeTickets: RIT University Arenas Box Office (585)475-4121; rittickets.com; at door night of concert (Friday, October 24th, 8:00 PM to 9:30 PM -Ingle Auditorium)
10/24/2014 - Performing Artists Concert Series: The Neave Trio
October 24, 2014
The Neave Trio (violinist Anna Williams, cellist Mikhail Veselov, and pianist Toni James) perform for the first time at RIT. This trio has become the first-ever Fisch/Axelrod Trio-in-Residence at San Diego State University and has, according to Fanfare magazine, “exceeded the gold standard and moved on to platinum.” The Neave Trio will perform: Haydn's Piano Trio No. 16 in D Major Schubert's Piano Trio No. 1 in B-flat Major, Op. 99 Shostakovich's Piano Trio No. 2 in E Minor, Op. 67Reception following in Fireside LoungeTickets: RIT University Arenas Box Office (585)475-4121; rittickets.com; at door night of concert. ($15. alumni admission) (Friday, October 24th, 8:00 PM to 9:30 PM -Ingle Auditorium)
10/28/2014 - MORE THAN words can say: How Writing for Commercial & Applied Games Really Works
October 28, 2014
RICHARD DANSKYWriter, game designer and cad, Richard Dansky was name one of the Top 20 videogame writers in the world in 2009 by Gamasutra. His work includes bestselling games such as TOM CLANCY'S SPLINTER CELL: CONVICTION, TOM CLANCY'S RAINBOW SIX: 3, OUTLAND, and SPLINTER CELL: BLACKLIST. He was a major contributor to White Wolf's World of Darkness setting, with credits on over a hundred RPG supplements, and will be developing the upcoming 20th anniversary edition of WRAITH: THE OBLIVION. His most recent novel, VAPORWARE, is available from JournalStone.LEE SHELDON:Lee Sheldon is a professional game writer and designer, and an Associate Professor in the Game and Simulation Arts and Science program at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. His book, Character Development and Storytelling for Games, is a standard text. He has worked on video games for education in engineering and science, as well as business ethics. In a former life Lee wrote and produced over 200 popular television shows, including Star Trek: The Next Generation and Charlie's Angels.(Tuesday, October 28th, 6:00 PM to 9:00 AM -Carlson Auditorium)
10/28/2014 - MORE THAN words can say: How Writing for Commercial & Applied Games Really Works
October 28, 2014
RICHARD DANSKYWriter, game designer and cad, Richard Dansky was name one of the Top 20 videogame writers in the world in 2009 by Gamasutra. His work includes bestselling games such as TOM CLANCY'S SPLINTER CELL: CONVICTION, TOM CLANCY'S RAINBOW SIX: 3, OUTLAND, and SPLINTER CELL: BLACKLIST. He was a major contributor to White Wolf's World of Darkness setting, with credits on over a hundred RPG supplements, and will be developing the upcoming 20th anniversary edition of WRAITH: THE OBLIVION. His most recent novel, VAPORWARE, is available from JournalStone.LEE SHELDON:Lee Sheldon is a professional game writer and designer, and an Associate Professor in the Game and Simulation Arts and Science program at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. His book, Character Development and Storytelling for Games, is a standard text. He has worked on video games for education in engineering and science, as well as business ethics. In a former life Lee wrote and produced over 200 popular television shows, including Star Trek: The Next Generation and Charlie's Angels.(Tuesday, October 28th, 7:00 PM to 9:00 AM -Carlson Auditorium)
10/30/2014 - Celebrate! Come to the Music!
October 30, 2014
RIT Singers and Chamber Singers perform an eclectic medley for voice, including: O Sisuni Mungu (African piece, with student percussionists), Elijah Rock (traditional spiritual), Stars I Shall Find (composer: Dickau), and the title selection "Come to the Music!" (with Eastman School piccolo soloist).(Thursday, October 30th, 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM -Ingle Auditorium)
11/4/2014 - College of Liberal Arts Conable Distinguished Lecture Series in International Studies
November 4, 2014
Christine Bacareza BalanceAssistant Professor, Asian American StudiesUniversity of California, IrvineNovember 4, 2:00-4:00 pm1829 Room (across from Ingle)Title: “HERE LIES LOVE: Making Sense of the Philippines & Martial Law”Balance is a Faculty Fellow in the Society for Humanities (SOH) Program at Cornell University. Her writings on former Philippine First Lady Imelda Marcos, Glee's Karaoke Aesthetics, Asian American YouTube artists, Bruno Mars, and spree killer Andrew Cunanan, have been published in various journals. Balance is currently completing her first book, "Tropical Renditions: Popular Music and Performance in Filipino America (Duke University Press, forthcoming)."(Tuesday, November 4th, 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM -1829 Room)
11/8/2014 - RIT Orchestra - "Baroque and Classical Masters"
November 8, 2014
The talented RIT Orchestra will perform the music of Bach, Mozart, and Beethoven, with featured guest soloist Jenny Valitalo, viola. The performance will also include a viola concert by Carl Friedrich Zelter.(Saturday, November 8th, 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM - Allen Interfaith Chapel, SAU )
11/13/2014 - CLA William A. Kern Speaker Series
November 13, 2014
Gordon CoonfieldAssociate Professor of Communication & Director of Graduate Studies,Villanova UniversityMore Info TBA(Thursday, November 13th, 5:00 PM to 6:30 PM -Carlson Auditorium)
11/13/2014 - URINETOWN - THE MUSICAL
November 13, 2014
This satirical comedy, written by Mark Hollmann with lyrics by Hollmann and Greg Cotis, unapologetically skewers controversial issues such as the legal system, capitalism, social irresponsibility, corporate mismanagement, politics, and populism. University Arenas Box Office, RIT (585) 475-4121; rittickets.com; at door night of concert(Thursday, November 13th, 8:00 PM to 10:30 PM -Ingle Auditorium)
11/14/2014 - URINETOWN - THE MUSICAL
November 14, 2014
This satirical comedy, written by Mark Hollmann with lyrics by Hollmann and Greg Cotis, unapologetically skewers controversial issues such as the legal system, capitalism, social irresponsibility, corporate mismanagement, politics, and populism. University Arenas Box Office, RIT (585) 475-4121; rittickets.com; at door night of concert(Friday, November 14th, 8:00 PM to 10:30 PM -Ingle Auditorium)
11/15/2014 - URINETOWN - THE MUSICAL
November 15, 2014
This satirical comedy, written by Mark Hollmann with lyrics by Hollmann and Greg Cotis, unapologetically skewers controversial issues such as the legal system, capitalism, social irresponsibility, corporate mismanagement, politics, and populism. University Arenas Box Office, RIT (585) 475-4121; rittickets.com; at door night of concert(Saturday, November 15th, 8:00 PM to 10:30 PM -Ingle Auditorium)
11/16/2014 - URINETOWN - THE MUSICAL
November 16, 2014
This satirical comedy, written by Mark Hollmann with lyrics by Hollmann and Greg Cotis, unapologetically skewers controversial issues such as the legal system, capitalism, social irresponsibility, corporate mismanagement, politics, and populism. University Arenas Box Office, RIT (585) 475-4121; rittickets.com; at door night of concert(Sunday, November 16th, 2:00 PM to 4:30 PM -Ingle Auditorium)
11/18/2014 - RIT Jazz Ensembles in Concert !
November 18, 2014
Director Mark Collins presents the Jazz Lab and the RIT Jazz Ensemble in an exciting blend of contemporary and classic jazz.(Tuesday, November 18th, 7:00 PM to 8:15 PM -Ingle Auditorium)
11/23/2014 - RIT Concert Band
November 23, 2014
Under the direction of Dean Davis, the RIT Concert Band presents an enjoyable afternoon of concert band music.(Sunday, November 23rd, 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM -Ingle Auditorium)
12/5/2014 - Advent Lessons and Carols Service
December 5, 2014
The RIT Orchestra, along with the RIT Singers and Chamber Singers, presents scripture readings with stirring musical reflections. Come join us, and begin the holiday season in a joyful and inspiring way!(Friday, December 5th, 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM - Allen Interfaith Memorial Chapel, SAU )
12/13/2014 - RIT Holiday Concert
December 13, 2014
Celebrate the spirit of the holiday season with RIT's wide-ranging and talented music ensembles: Jazz Ensembles, RIT Singers & Chamber Singers, “Agbekor” (RIT's African Percussion Ensemble), A Cappella groups, and more!(Saturday, December 13th, 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM -Ingle Auditorium)
12/16/2014 - Senior Project Poster Session
December 16, 2014
Psychology Senior Project Poster Presentations(Tuesday, December 16th, 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM - Vignelli Center University Gallery )