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BYU Fine Arts and Entertainment Calendar for March 2007

Thursday, March 1

BYU Theatre Ballet will perform the classic ballet “Coppélia” at 7:30 p.m. Thursday through Saturday, March 1-3, at 7:30 p.m. in the de Jong Concert Hall. There will also be a matinee Saturday at 2 p.m. Admission is $10. For ticket information, visit the Fine Arts Ticket Office, call (801) 422-7664 or visit performances.byu.edu.

Orpheus Winds, a five-member BYU faculty woodwind ensemble, will perform at 7:30 p.m., in the Madsen Recital Hall. Admission is free.

Wednesday, March 7

Students of Jaren Hinckley will perform a free clarinet studio recital at 5:30 p.m. in the Madsen Recital Hall. Selections will feature music by Camille Saint-Saëns, Franz Shubert, Paul Jean-Jean, and a piece by Hinckley himself.

“Stuck on the Edge,” an original play by BYU alumna Elizabeth Leavitt, will be performed March 7-24 at 7:30 p.m. in the Margetts Theatre in the Harris Fine Arts Center. Tickets are $14 or $9 weeknights and $10 weekends with a BYU or student ID. March 7-8 are dress rehearsal performances and will cost $7. For ticket information, contact the Fine Arts Ticket Office, call (801) 422-7664 or visit performances.byu.edu. There will be no performances Sundays or Mondays.

Student instrumental and vocal winners from the School of Music concerto auditions will perform an “Evening of Concertos” at 7:30 p.m. inthe de Jong Concert Hall. For ticket information, contact the Fine Arts Ticket Office, call (801) 422-7664 or visit performances.byu.edu.

This week’s “Beholding Salvation” lecture will take place at 7 p.m. in the Museum of Art Auditorium. Thomas A. Wayment, associate professor of ancient scripture at BYU, will discuss "The Last Supper" as part of this lecture series, which supports the display "Beholding Salvation: Images of Christ" at the Museum of Art.

Thursday, March 8

The U.S. Amateur DanceSport Championships will take place all day Thursday through Saturday, March 8-10, with special performances at night. The event will be held in the Marriott Center. A complete competition schedule is available at http://byunationals.com. For ticket information, contact the Marriott Center Ticket Office at (801) 422-2981.

BYU’s Young Ambassadors will perform March 8-10, at 7:30 p.m. in the de Jong Concert Hall. A matinee will take place Saturday at 2 p.m. Tickets are $10 or $8 with a BYU or student ID. For ticket information, visit the Fine Arts Ticket Office, call (801) 422-7664 or visit performances.byu.edu.

Friday, March 9

Guest artist Richard Beene will perform on the bassoon in the Madsen Recital Hall at 7:30 p.m. A professor of bassoon at the University of Michigan, Beene is in demand as a teacher, soloist, chamber musician and orchestral performer. Tickets are $10 or $6 with a BYU or student ID. For ticket information, visit the Fine Arts Ticket Office, call (801) 422-7664 or visit performances.byu.edu.

Tuesday, March 13

The American Piano Quartet will perform in the de Jong Concert Hall at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $9 or $6 with a BYU or student ID. For ticket information, contact the Fine Arts Ticket Office, call (801) 422-7664 or visit performances.byu.edu.

Saxophone Chamber Night will be held at 7:30 p.m. in the Madsen Recital Hall. Admission is free.

Wednesday, March 14

This week’s “Beholding Salvation” lecture will take place at 7 p.m. in the Museum of Art Auditorium. Eric D. Huntsman, assistant professor of ancient scripture at BYU, will discuss "Gethsemane and the Trial" as part of this lecture series which supports the display "Beholding Salvation: Images of Christ" at the Museum of Art.

Thursday, March 15

The Utah Symphony, with David Cho conducting, will play in the de Jong Concert Hall at 7:30 p.m. Pieces will include Sibelius' "Night Ride and Sunrise,” Op. 55 and the Symphony No. 5 in E-flat major, Op. 82. Tickets are $16 or $12 for faculty and staff and $8 for students. For ticket information, visit the Fine Arts Ticket Office, call (801) 422-7664 or visit performances.byu.edu.

String Chamber Night will be held at 7:30 p.m. in the Madsen Recital Hall. Admission will be free.

Friday, March 16

The BYU Singers and Concert Choir will perform a combined concert, to be conducted by Ronald Staheli and Rosalind Hall, at 7:30 p.m. in the de Jong Concert Hall March 16-17. Tickets are $9 or $6 with a BYU or student ID. For ticket information, visi the Fine Arts Ticket Office, call (801) 422-7664 or visit performances.byu.edu.

Mark Geslison will conduct the Folk Music Ensemble at 7:30 p.m. in the Madsen Recital Hall. Tickets are $9 or $6 with a BYU or student ID. For ticket information, visi the Fine Arts Ticket Office, call (801) 422-7664 or visit performances.byu.edu.

The Harp Solo and Ensemble Concert will be held at 7:30 p.m. in the Madsen Recital Hall. Admission will be free.

Tuesday, March 20

A Trombone Choir concert will be held at 7:30 p.m. in the Madsen Recital Hall. Admission will be free.

Wednesday, March 21

BYU’s production of “Hamlet” directed by David Morgan will begin on Wednesday, March 21, and run through Saturday, April 7, at 7:30 p.m. in the Pardoe Theatre. Tickets are $14 or $9 weeknights and $10 weekends with a BYU or student ID. March 21-22 are dress rehearsal performances and will cost $7. A matinee, also $7, will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, March 24. There will be no performances Sundays or Mondays. For ticket information, visit the Fine Arts Ticket Office, call (801) 422-7664 or visit performances.byu.edu.

A faculty recital by Douglas Bush will be held in celebration of Johann Sebastian Bach's 322nd birthday. Bush will perform on the organ at 7:30 p.m. in the Madsen Recital Hall. Admission is free.

This week’s “Beholding Salvation” lecture will take place at 7 p.m. in the Museum of Art Auditorium.Andrew C. Skinner, director of the Neal A. Maxwell Institute for Religious Scholarship at BYU, will discuss "Crucifixion and Resurrection" as part of this lecture series which supports the display "Beholding Salvation: Images of Christ" at the Museum of Art.

Thursday, March 22

The Songwriters' Showcase will be held at 7:30 p.m. in the Madsen Recital Hall. Admission is free.

Living Legends will perform in the de Jong Concert Hall at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $10 or $8 with a BYU or student ID. For ticket information, visit the Fine Arts Ticket Office, call (801) 422-7664 or visit performances.byu.edu.

Faculty members Monte Belknap and Barbara Allen will perform the last concert in a series which has included all 10 Beethoven sonatas for violin and piano at 7:30 p.m. in the Madsen Recital Hall. Admission is free.

Tom Wells, curator and photo archivist for the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Department of the Harold B. Lee Library, will present a lecture at 7 p.m. in the Museum of Art Auditorium on the evolution of photo-mechanical processes leading up to and including the platinum printing process used by William B. Post.Free.

Friday, March 23

The dancEnsemble Showcase will be held Friday and Saturday, March 23-24, at 7:30 p.m. in the Dance Studio Theatre, 166 Richards Building. Admission will be $6.

The Chamber Orchestra, conducted by Kory Katseanes, will perform at 7:30 p.m. in the de Jong Concert Hall. They will present pieces by Wagner and Bizet. Tickets are $9 or $6 with student ID. Tickets can be purchased at the Fine Arts Ticket Office, by calling (801) 422-7664 or by visiting performances.byu.edu.

Saturday, March 24

Vocal Point will perform a cappella styles at 7:30 p.m. in the de Jong Concert Hall. For ticket information, visit the Fine Arts Ticket Office, call (801) 422-7664 or visit performances.byu.edu.

A Woodwind Chamber Night will be held at 7:30 p.m. in the Madsen Recital Hall. Admission will be free.

Tuesday, March 27

The Invitational Songwriters Showcase will be held at 7:30 p.m. in the Madsen Recital Hall. Admission will be free.

The Men's Chorus and Women's Chorus, conducted by Rosalind Hall and Jean Applonie, will perform in the de Jong Concert Hall at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday and Wednesday, March 27-28. Tickets are $9 or $6 with student ID. Tickets can be purchased at the Fine Arts Ticket Office, by calling (801) 422-7664 or by visiting performances.byu.edu.

Wednesday, March 28

This week’s “Beholding Salvation” lecture will take place at 7 p.m. in the Museum of Art Auditorium. Richard D. Draper, associate dean of Religious Education at BYU, will discuss "Post-Resurrection Appearances" as part of this lecture series which supports the display "Beholding Salvation: Images of Christ" at the Museum of Art.

Thursday, March 29

The BFA New York Showcase, featuring music/dance/theatre and acting students on their way to the Big Apple, will take place in the Nelke Theatre at 7 and 9 p.m. March 29-30. Tickets are $9 or $6 with a BYU or student ID. For ticket information, visit the Fine Arts Ticket Office, call (801) 422-7664 or visit performances.byu.edu.

The University Orchestra and University Strings will perform at 7:30 p.m. in the de Jong Concert Hall. Admission will be free.

Friday, March 30

The BYU Jazz Ensemble will perform at 7:30 p.m. in the Madsen Recital Hall. Admission is free.

Writer: Brooke Eddington

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