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Saturday, October 25
  • Writing Proficiency Examination
      • 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
      • Sam Noto: Steel Sculpture, Anxiety and Hope
      • Katzen Sculpture Garden
      • Sam Noto allows his materials to generate form and occupy space in a dynamic way. These large steel constructions, largely made of found materials, are both serious and playful and expresses the artist's improvisational technique.

        Type: Exhibit
        Host: American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center

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      • 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
      • Some Uses of Photography: Four Washington Artists
      • Katzen Museum Third Floor Exhibition
      • The definition of a photograph and its relationship to other visual art forms has undergone enormous changes since the invention of photography in the 19th century. The work of four female Washington, DC artists - Jenn DePalma, Sandra Rottmann, and Siohban Rigg - represents this ongoing dialog about craft, authenticity, the role of the artist, and other concerns that define photography. This ...more

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        Host: American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center

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      • 11:00 am – 6:00 pm
      • Lauren Adams: American Catastrophe Report
      • Katzen Rotunda 2nd Floor
      • Artist Lauren Frances Adams has created American Catastrophe Report, an installation that acts as both homage and critique of the decorative frescoes in the United States Capitol Building, originally painted in the 19th c. by Italian-born artist Constantino Brumidi. The site-specific artwork by Adams is installed in American University's Katzen Arts Center, in both the upper and lower rotunda in ...more

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        Host: Katzen Arts Center

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      • 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
      • Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown, A New Musical
      • Greenberg Theatre
      • Book by Jeffrey Lane, Music and Lyrics by David Yazbek
        Based on the film by Pedro Almodóvar
        Carl Menninger, director
        Tickets: $15, $10 AU community and seniors

        A musical adaptation of Pedro Almodóvar's beloved film of the same name, Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown is a story about women and the men who pursue them . . . Finding them, losing them, needing them, and rejecting them....more

        Type: Performance
        Host: Katzen Arts Center

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      • 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
      • American University Symphony Orchestra: Season Opening Concert
      • Abramson Family Recital Hall
      • VSPACER
      • Yaniv Dinur, conductor and director of orchestral activities
        Abramson Family Recital Hall, Katzen Arts Center
        Tickets: $15, $10 AU community and seniors, $5 AU students

        Marking its third season under the musical leadership of Yaniv Dinur, the American University Symphony Orchestra continues to enhance its profile as one of the unique and exciting student ensembles in the DC area. The program ...more

        Type: Concert
        Host: Katzen Arts Center

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      • 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
      • Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown, A New Musical
      • Greenberg Theatre
      • Book by Jeffrey Lane, Music and Lyrics by David Yazbek
        Based on the film by Pedro Almodóvar
        Carl Menninger, director
        Tickets: $15, $10 AU community and seniors

        A musical adaptation of Pedro Almodóvar's beloved film of the same name, Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown is a story about women and the men who pursue them.... Finding them, losing them, needing them, and rejecting them.

        See QA ...more

        Type: Performance
        Host: Katzen Arts Center

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Coming Soon

      • Sun 10/26/14
        11:00 am – 4:00 pm
      • Sam Noto: Steel Sculpture, Anxiety and Hope
      • Katzen Sculpture Garden
      • Sam Noto allows his materials to generate form and occupy space in a dynamic way. These large steel constructions, largely made of found materials, are both serious and playful and expresses the artist's improvisational technique.

        Type: Exhibit
        Host: American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center

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      • Sun 10/26/14
        11:00 am – 4:00 pm
      • Some Uses of Photography: Four Washington Artists
      • Katzen Museum Third Floor Exhibition
      • The definition of a photograph and its relationship to other visual art forms has undergone enormous changes since the invention of photography in the 19th century. The work of four female Washington, DC artists - Jenn DePalma, Sandra Rottmann, and Siohban Rigg - represents this ongoing dialog about craft, authenticity, the role of the artist, and other concerns that define photography. This ...more

        Type: Exhibit
        Host: American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center

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      • Sun 10/26/14
        11:00 am – 6:00 pm
      • Lauren Adams: American Catastrophe Report
      • Katzen Rotunda 2nd Floor
      • Artist Lauren Frances Adams has created American Catastrophe Report, an installation that acts as both homage and critique of the decorative frescoes in the United States Capitol Building, originally painted in the 19th c. by Italian-born artist Constantino Brumidi. The site-specific artwork by Adams is installed in American University's Katzen Arts Center, in both the upper and lower rotunda in ...more

        Type: Exhibit
        Host: Katzen Arts Center

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      • Sun 10/26/14
        3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
      • American University Symphony Orchestra: Season Opening Concert
      • Abramson Family Recital Hall
      • Yaniv Dinur, conductor and director of orchestral activities
        Abramson Family Recital Hall, Katzen Arts Center
        Tickets: $15, $10 AU community and seniors, $5 AU students

        Marking its third season under the musical leadership of Yaniv Dinur, the American University Symphony Orchestra continues to enhance its profile as one of the unique and exciting student ensembles in the DC area. Each piece on ...more

        Type: Concert
        Host: Katzen Arts Center

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      • Sun 10/26/14
        7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
      • NO BOUNDARIES: "Staged Reading of Dry Lips Oughta Move to Kapuskasing"
      • Katzen Studio Theatre
      • Admission is free and open to the public.

        As part of the NO BOUNDARIES series, the Theatre/Musical Theatre Program presents a staged reading of Tomson Highway's companion piece to The Rez Sisters – Dry Lips Oughta Move to Kapuskasing.

        Type: Performance
        Host: Katzen Arts Center

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