Performing Arts Releases Fall Semester Calendar

Be part of RIT’s vibrant performing arts community! You are invited to attend music, dance, and theater productions throughout the coming months. For more information, contact Debbie Steene, College of Liberal Arts, Performing Arts Programs, at debra.steene@rit.edu.

SEPTEMBER 2016

The Crossroads Speaker Series
Star Trek Continues: Music Scoring & Production
Vic Mignogna
Friday, September 9, 10:00 AM,
Ingle Auditorium, Student Alumni Union

Performing Artists Concert Series

A Brief History of the Lyric Theatre
Eastman School of Music Voice and Piano Students
Friday, September 16, 8:00 PM,
Ingle Auditorium, Student Alumni Union

Rochester Fringe Festival:

RIT A Cappella Hour: Featuring Eight Beat, Brick City, Surround Sound and Vocal Accent
Saturday, September 17, 5-6 PM, The Little Theater 1

Brick City Singers
Friday, September 23, 7-7:30 PM, The Little Café

RIT vocal groups at the Fringe
Saturday, September 24, The Little Café
12-12:30 PM   Vocal Accent
1:30-2 PM       Surround Sound
2:30-3 PM       Proof of Purchase
3:30-4 PM       Encore

OCTOBER 2016

Brick City Homecoming & Family Weekend:

RIT Orchestra & Chamber Strings Mini-Concert
Friday, October 14, 5:15 PM,
Allen Chapel, Schmitt Interfaith Center

Love’s Fire – Shakespeare and the Nature of Romantic Love
Saturday, October 15, 10:30 AM and 12:30 noon
Liberal Arts Hall, Rm 3232

Kaleidoscope Concert:
Saturday, October 15, Ingle Auditorium, Student Alumni Union
1:00 PM    RIT Ensembles: Jazz, Concert Band, Orchestra, World Music, Singers
3:00 PM    Student Groups: A Cappella, Gospel Ensemble, RIT Players       

RIT Singers & Chamber Singers Concert 
Thursday, October 27, 7:30 PM,
Ingle Auditorium, Student Alumni Union

Performing Artists Concert Series
Bill Dobbins Jazz Quartet with pianist John Andrew Slominski
Eastman School of Music
Friday, October 28, 8:00 PM,
Ingle Auditorium, Student Alumni Union

RIT Orchestra
Saturday, October 29, 3:00 PM,
Ingle Auditorium, Student Alumni Union

NOVEMBER 2016

RIT Celebrates Shakespeare:

Love’s Fire: Seven Plays Inspired by Seven Shakespearean Sonnets

  • Thursday, November 10, 7:30 PM
  • Friday, November 11, 7:30 PM
  • Saturday, November 12, 7:30 PM
  • Sunday, November 13, 2:00 PM

All performances held in 1510 Lab Theatre, Lyndon Baines Johnson Hall

RIT Jazz Ensembles Concert
Wednesday, November 16, 7:00 PM,
Ingle Auditorium, Student Alumni Union

Performing Artist Concert Series - RIT Celebrates Shakespeare
“Such Sweet Thunder” An Exploration of Themes and Characters from Shakespeare
by Edward Kennedy “Duke” Ellington; Performed by The New Energy Jazz Orchestra
Directed by Carl Atkins and Jon Kruger

Friday, November 18, 8:00 PM,
Ingle Auditorium, Student Alumni Union

RIT Concert Band Concert

Sunday, November 20, 3:00 PM,
Ingle Auditorium, Student Alumni Union

DECEMBER 2016

RIT Orchestra & Singers Holiday Concert
Advent Lessons and Carols
Friday, December 2, 5:10 PM,
Allen Chapel, Schmitt Interfaith Center

Holiday Concert
Saturday, December 3, 7:00 PM,
Ingle Auditorium, Student Alumni Union