University of Pittsburgh
January 20, 2011

University of Pittsburgh Calendar of Events, Feb. 2-9

Contact:  412-624-4147

The following events are open to the public. 

LECTURES 

2/3  As part of the Pitt Asian Studies Center’s Asia Over Lunch Spring 2011 Series, Bell Yung, Pitt professor of music, will give a lecture titled “Teahouse, Brothel, and Street Corner: Venues and Songs of a Hong Kong Blind Singer,” at noon, Room 4130, Posvar Hall, 230 S. Bouquet St., Oakland. For more information, contact the Asian Studies Center at 412-648-7370. 

THEATER 

Through 2/5 Pitt’s Kuntu Repertory Theatre continues its run of Traces at the Seventh-Floor Auditorium, Alumni Hall, 4227 Fifth Ave., Oakland. Performances are 8 p.m. Thursdays through Saturdays and 4 p.m. Sundays. Matinees are 1 p.m. Jan. 29 and 11 a.m. Feb. 3. For more information, call 412-624-8498 or visit www.kuntu.org.

 

2/2-2/6    Pitt Repertory Theatre presents two student lab productions, The Well of Hornines and Authorial Intent, in the Studio Theatre, basement, Cathedral of Learning, 4200 Fifth Ave., Oakland. Performances are 8 p.m. Wednesday through Saturday; matinees are 2 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. For more information, call 412-624-PLAY (7529) or visit www.play.pitt.edu. 

MUSIC 

2/2  Pitt’s Department of Music presents the University of Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra in a free concert of Saint-Saëns’ Concerto in b minor with soloist Rebecca Theophanous and Debussy’s Prelude to the Afternoon of a Faun at 8 p.m., Bellefield Hall Auditorium, 315 S. Bellefield Ave., Oakland. For more information, call 412-624-4125 or visit www.music.pitt.edu/events

2/4 Pitt’s Department of Music presents Music on the Edge: Cellist Dave Eggar and DEORO at 8 p.m., Bellefield Hall Auditorium, 315 S. Bellefield Ave., Oakland. For more information, call 412-624-4125 or visit www.music.pitt.edu/events

2/4  The Emerging Legend Series presents roots music with The Moonlighters, at noon, Cup & Chaucer Café, ground floor, Hillman Library, 3960 Forbes Ave., Oakland. The free series is presented by the University of Pittsburgh Library System and Calliope: The Pittsburgh Folk Music Society. For more information, visit www.calliopehouse.org/legends.htm

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