Event: CSA’s Lunar New Year Banquet
Are you ready for Lunar New Year? Are you a fan of “Avatar: The Last Airbender” and “The Legend of Korra”? Do you like Chinese food? Then come on down to CSA’s Lunar New Year Banquet, featuring a talk with Dante Basco, the voice of Prince Zuko in “Avatar: The Last Airbender.” Additionally, slam poet Namkyu Oh ’16 and dance companies Triple 8 and Princeton University Ballet (PUB) will perform. The semi-formal dinner will feature food from local Chinese restaurants.
Saturday, 6 p.m.
Art: ‘BENCH,’ a Senior Art Show by Chris St. John
Have you ever wondered how seating and projection contributes to the art gallery experience? You’re in luck, because the art show of visual arts major Chris St. John ’15 explores “the effects of projection, seating and spaces in a contemporary gallery space.” The exhibition is free and open to the public.
Lucas Gallery at 185 Nassau Street
Wednesday, Thursday and Friday 4 p.m.
Show: PPE Presents: Lights, Pianos, Action
This isn’t your average piano concert. The Princeton Pianists Ensemble’s spring show features music from movies ranging from “Forrest Gump” to “Frozen,” played by groups ranging in size from two to 10. There will be piano battles, there will be lights, and there will be lots of dextrous multi-hand action — and it's all free! (Donations are, however, encouraged; proceeds go to the Princeton chapter of Music is Medicine.)
Frist Film/Performance Theatre
Thursday, Friday and Saturday 7:30 p.m.
Concert: Glee Club Presents Theatre of Voices
It’s not often that students have the opportunity to workshop a masterpiece of modern vocal music.This Friday, Grammy-winning vocal ensemble “Theatre of Voices” will present and performKarlheinz Stockhausen’s “Stimmung,” a piece that revolutionized classical music in 1968 by its novel use of overtones. TenorWolodymyr Smishkewych and sound engineerIan Dearden will lead the discussion. Get excited!
Taplin Auditorium in Fine Hall
Friday, 7:30 p.m.
Show: Spring Dance Festival
Are you ready for spring? Are you ready for spring dance? Are you ready for spring dance festival? Featuring 50 performances from students in the Program in Dance, the Spring Dance Festival is performing various repertories by big names such as Zvi Gotheiner, Stephen Petronio, Jodie Gates and Director of the Program in Dance Susan Marshall. The Festival will also premiere new works by Marjani Forté and David Neumann.
Friday and Saturday, 8 p.m.
Sunday, 2 p.m. and 8 p.m.