February 12, 2001 Vol. V, No. 9

CALENDAR

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Art
Admission is free unless otherwide specified.

Atomic City: Los Angeles in the Nuclear Age

An exhibit of life during the Cold War.
Dates: Through Wed., Feb. 28
Place: Oviatt Library exhibit room

Lili Lakich: Sirens and Other Neon Seductions

Renowned for her conceptual and visual range in creating neon sculpture, Lakich will premiere her first installation piece-Sirens-as the highlight of this exhibition. Incorporating familiar neon signage of advertising with archetypal life-size figure assemblages, Lakich draws on both the vernacular and aesthetic expressions of neon.
Dates: Sat., Feb. 17 through Sat., March 31
Place: Main Art Gallery
Reception: Sat., Feb. 17, 8 p.m.

Boris Yaro Assignment: L.A.

Boris Yaro has completed 35 years of daily assignments as a news photographer and has been on three Pulitzer Prize-winning teams at the Los Angeles Times. This exhibition includes 40 of the most important and provocative photographs he has produced to date. The images range from the drama of Robert Kennedy's assassination to intimate moments of daily life.
Dates: Through Sun., June 3
Place: Performing Arts Center Lobby Gallery

Athletics (home games)

Baseball

2/17 CSU Dominguez Hills 1 p.m.
2/18 CSU Dominguez Hills 1 p.m.
2/23 San Diego 2:30 p.m.
2/24 San Diego 1 p.m.
2/27 Loyola Marymount 2:30 p.m.
3/2 Westmont 2:30 p.m.
3/8 Temple 2:30 p.m.
3/9 Temple 2:30 p.m.

Men's Basketball

2/17 Northern Arizona 7:05 p.m.
2/22 Montana 7:05 p.m.
2/24 Montana State 7:05 p.m.

Women's Basketball

3/1 Eastern Washington 7:05 p.m.
3/3 Portland State 7:05 p.m.

Softball

2/21 Loyola Marymount 1:30 p.m.
3/2 Oregon State 1 p.m.
3/3 UNLV 1 p.m.
3/4 Colorado State Noon
3/11 Notre Dame Noon

Tennis

2/16 CSU Fullerton 1:30 p.m.
3/2 Eastern Washington 2 p.m.
3/8 Loyola Marymount 2 p.m.

Men's Volleyball

2/16 USC 7 p.m.
2/23 Pepperdine 7 p.m.
3/2 Pacific 7 p.m.
3/5 Lewis 7 p.m.
Dance

Northridge Dance Summit

An evening of dance featuring La Danserie, Francisco Martinez Dance Theatre and Frit & Frat Fuller's Kin Dance Company.
Date & Time: Sat., March 3, 8 p.m.
Place: Performing Arts Center
Admission: $15 general, $12 seniors, $9 students

Music

Admission to all music events (unless otherwise specified): $10 general, $7 faculty, staff and seniors, $5 students.

American Guitar Society International Concert

Performance by classical guitarist Margarita Escarpa.
Date & Time: Sat., Feb. 17, 8 p.m.
Place: Music Recital Hall
Admission: $12 general

German Caceres

A recital of his compositions featuring CSUN ensembles conducted by Daniel Kessner.
Date & Time: Fri., Feb. 23, 8 p.m.
Place: Music Recital Hall

Triangulo

The elegance of chamber music meets the rhythms of Latin America.
Date & Time: Fri., Feb. 23, 8 p.m.
Place: Performing Arts Center
Admission: $19.50 general, $15 seniors, $10 students

Altan

No other Irish traditional band in the last dozen years has had wider impact.
Date & Time: Sat., Feb. 24, 8 p.m.
Place: Performing Arts Center
Admission: $24 & $20 reserved sections, $17 general, $12 CSUN students

Faculty Artist Series

An evening of solo and duet vocal repertoire from Baroque to Modern.
Date & Time: Sat., Feb. 24, 8 p.m.
Place: Music Recital Hall

Arts Council Benefit Concert

A splendid afternoon featuring performances by CSUN faculty, students and community professionals.
Date & Time: Sun., Feb. 25, 3 p.m.
Place: Music Recital Hall
Admission: $50, $35

Guest Artist Series

Guitar clinic and recital with Michael Chapdelaine.
Date & Times: Thu., Mar. 1
1 p.m. guitar clinic (free)
8 p.m. recital
Place: Music Recital Hall

CSUN Jazz "A" Band

Big band sounds brighten the stage under the direction of Matt Harris with special guest Ron Stout.
Date & Time: Fri., March 2, 8 p.m.
Place: Performing Arts Center

Guest Artist Series

Pianist Serge Martinchuk performs works by Mendelssohn, Rachmaninoff, Brahms and Carl Vine.
Date & Time: Sat., March 3, 8 p.m.
Place: Music Recital Hall

CSUN Youth Symphony

Under the direction of Edward Kawakami.

CSUN Camerata Strings

Under the direction of Kimberly Blake-Kilgore.
Date & Time: Sun., Mar. 4, 3 p.m.
Place: Performing Arts Center

Osiris Piano Trio

This internationally revered trio of leading Dutch musicians features a program of Beethoven, Van Norden, Martin and Mendelssohn.
Date & Time: Mon., March 5, 8 p.m.
Place: Performing Arts Center

CSUN Wind Ensemble

Frank Batistti will be the guest conductor.
Date & Time: Thu., March 8, 8 p.m.
Place: Performing Arts Center

CSUN Youth Philharmonic

Featuring Strauss' "Four Last Songs" and Saint-Säens "Organ Symphony No. 3," under the direction of Jerry Luedders.
Date & Time: Sun., March 11, 3 p.m.
Place: USU Northridge Center

Theater/Performance

Joe Turner's Come and Gone

Playwright August Wilson's 1911 Pittsburgh story about sons and daughters of slavery searching to find their own "song" to sing.

Also, see "Works of August Wilson" in FYI/Events.
Dates & Times:

Fri., Sat., Feb. 16-17 & 23-24, 8 p.m.
Wed., Feb. 21, 7 p.m.
Thu., Feb. 22, 8 p.m.
Sun., Feb. 18 & 25, 5 p.m.
Place: Little Theatre
Admission: $10 general, $7 CSUN faculty/staff/students/seniors

The Vagina Monologues

Based on interviews with a diverse group of hundreds of women, this play dives into the humor, pain and power based on women's experiences. Proceeds benefit the Valley Trauma Center.
Date & Time: Fri., Feb. 16, 7 p.m.
Benefit coffee and cake reception: 8:30 p.m.
Place: Performing Arts Center
Admission: $50 general, $30 students/seniors

Wondrous Tales of Old Japan

The Mark Taper Forum's P.L.A.Y. has ogres, heroes and witches come to life Kabuki style. Peach Boy, Monkey, Dog and Peasant lead an adventure into the world of Japanese folk tales as realized in music and dance.
Date & Time: Sat., Feb. 24, 11 a.m.
Place: Performing Arts Center
Admission: Free

King Lear

Tony Award-nominee Tony Tanner directs this new rendition of William Shakespeare's classic.
Dates & Times:
Thu., Fri., Sat., March 8-10 & 15-17
Wed., March 7 & 14, 7 p.m.
Sun., March 11 & 18, 5 p.m.
Place: Studio Theatre
Admission: $10 general, $7 CSUN faculty/staff/students & seniors


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