Spring Events

through April 19
Art — Flight School
Work by AU Studio Art faculty on display at BWI, Concourse D/E.
March 28 - 30
Theatre — The Government Inspector
The crooked leaders of a Russian province learn that an undercover inspector from the capital is soon to pay them a surprise visit.
March 31
Music — Adam Gyorgy, Piano
Romantic repertoire by Chopin and Liszt, as well as the pianist's own improvisations.
April 3
Art — New Growth: The Art and Texture of Black Hair After Emancipation
Art historian Jasmine Cobb discusses liberation and autonomy in the history of black hairstyles.
April 6 - May 26
Art — Spring Museum Exhibitions
Forward Press: 21st Century Printmaking; Kenneth Victor Young: Continuum; Testament of the Spirit: Paintings by Eduardo Carrillo; Squire Broel; Peripheral Visions (MFA 1st Year Exhibition); Turbulence (MFA Thesis Exhibition).
April 12
Music — Some Spring Swing
From big band to funk/rock to Latin sounds, the AU Jazz Orchestra brings the swing.
April 12 & 13
Dance — Fulcrum
Fresh and seasoned perspectives on concert dance.
April 13
Music — With Strings
AU's jazz workshop reimagines jazz standards, contemporary pieces, and works from the classical canon by adding stringed instruments to the mix.
April 14
Music — AU Symphonic Band
Diverse repertoire including Bernstein's Candide Overture, as well as works by Shostakovich, Persichetti, Morten Lauridsen, Eric Whitacre, and more.
April 18 - 27
Theatre — Carrie the Musical
Carrie White is a misfit. At school, she's bullied by the popular crowd. At home, she's at the mercy of her loving but cruelly over-protective mother. But Carrie's just discovered she has a special power, and if pushed too far, she's not afraid to use it...
April 26-27
Music — Mozart Requiem
One of the most sublime works in western music, the unfinished Requiem has long been shrouded in mystery, from its anonymous commission, to the circumstances of Mozart's death, to its completion under the direction of his wife Constanze.

Visit the American Museum at the Katzen Arts Center for information on gallery tours and other programs.

The Government Inspector, adapted by Jeffrey Hatcher from the original by Nikolai Gogol

The Government Inspector

Fulcrum. Multiple overlapping dancers creates illusion of movement


Trumpet blowing out the words "Some Spring Swing"

Some Spring Swing

Abstract, colorful work. A man and woman sit side by side, torsos turned to each other

Robert D'Arista, Two Figures Outdoors, 1966. Courtesy of Carla D'Arista.