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AU Museum Summer Shows Open June 15

Summer shows at the American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center open June 15.
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Art work by Eduardo Carrillo

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American University Museum Spring 2019 Shows Open

Exhibits: 21st Century Printmaking; Washington Abstractionist Kenneth Victor Young; Chicano Artist Eduardo Carrillo; Totemic Sculpture from the Pacific Northwest; and MFA Exhibitions.
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CDI staff and student artists

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Art in CDI

New art exhibit in CDI features AU artists.
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A crowd of people at the Stilyagi screening

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Counter-Cultural Cool: Valery Todorovsky’s Stilyagi (Hipsters) at the Russian Embassy

Carmel Institute of Russian Culture & History Hosts Screening of Cult Favorite Film
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Four person cast of JQA, two actors shaking hands in the front.

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Aaron Posner’s John Quincy Adams Play Debuts at Arena Stage

Two American University faculty members— Aaron Posner and Meghan Raham—have teamed up to bring John Quincy Adams to life in JQA, a new play that opened to glowing reviews at Arena Stage on March 15.
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Two women MMA fighters in a cage match.

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The Butterfly and the Bee: How Covering Combat Sports Can Improve Writing Skills

AU lecturer and alumna teaches a college writing seminar on MMA and boxing.
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Attendees sit at tables during the screening of 12

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Truth and Consequences: Nikita Mikhalkov’s 12 at the Russian Embassy

Carmel Institute of Russian Culture & History Hosts Film Screening of Academy Award Nominated Courtroom Drama
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Halevi: A Choral Symphony, performers at the National Presbyterian Church

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AU Delivers Dramatic North American Premiere

In one of American University’s most ambitious musical performances, more than 200 artists took the stage yesterday in front of 800 audience members for the North American premiere of Arnold Saltzman’s A Choral Symphony: Halevi.
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Halevi: A Choral Symphony poster with text on a dark blue background with musical notes.

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AU Presents Extraordinary Premiere Musical Performance

In one of American University’s most ambitious musical performances, more than 200 artists will come together on stage at National Presbyterian Church on February 24 to perform the North American premiere of Arnold Saltzman’s A Choral Symphony: Halevi.
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A crowd gets catering at the Embassy.

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Love and Loss: Anna Karenina – Vronsky’s Story at the Russian Embassy

On November 28, American University’s Carmel Institute of Russian Culture & History screened Shakhnazarov’s sweeping romantic epic to a full house of cinema enthusiasts at the Russian Embassy’s Tunlaw Theater.
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