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The Department of Theatre and Dance Commemorates Autism Awareness Month on Stage

“The play’s the thing. Wherein I’ll catch the conscience of the king.” – William Shakespeare Some disabilities are not visible to the human eye. April is Autism Awareness Month. What better way to celebrate its conclusion than with an evening of theatre steeped in magical realism with friends, family and significant others? DeSENSORized takes you […]

30mph Zone: New Works by Cameron Jarvis

A collection of new works by artist Cameron Jarvis will be on display in the Schaefer Gallery on the Gustavus Adolphus College campus May 5 – May 30. Sponsored by the Department of Art/Art History, 30mpg Zone: New Works by Cameron Jarvis will be open to the public at no charge from 9:00 a.m. – […]

Ten Musicians, Seven Recitals, One Gustavus Weekend

Ten student musicians will present junior or senior recitals this weekend in the Department of Music at Gustavus Adolphus College in St. Peter, Minnesota. Along with the department faculty, professional accompanists and their fellow student musicians, these recitalists will perform recitals throughout the weekend in Jussi Björling Recital Hall on the Gustavus campus. All of […]

Busy Weekend of Student Recitals Ahead at Gustavus

A busy weekend of student recitals at Gustavus Adolphus College signals the beginning of an increasingly busy last few weeks of the spring semester. Five solo and one shared recital will fill the weekend in Björling Recital Hall with music as varied as piano, voice, oboe, trumpet and trombone. All of the recitals to be […]

Endgame & Other Short Plays by Samuel Beckett Set for Anderson Theatre

For its final main-stage theatre production of the year, the Department of Theatre/Dance at Gustavus will present Samuel Beckett’s absurdist comedy Endgame and six other Beckett short works. Directed by Amy Seham, performances of the seven works will be presented at 8:00 p.m. April 14-16, and 2:00 p.m. April 17 in Anderson Theatre.  Tickets are […]

Composer Chuck Owen To Present Lefler Lecture at Gustavus

The Lefler Lecture Series and the Gustavus Department of Music are thrilled to welcome GRAMMY® nominated composer and Guggenheim Fellow Chuck Owen to campus on Tuesday, April 12, 2016. An avid outdoorsman and moving water aficionado, Owen will speak to a community audience in Björling Recital Hall at 7:00 p.m. about his approach to depicting […]

Tim Lane to Present Guest Flute Recital Sunday

Gustavus Adolphus College Department of Music welcomes flutist Tim Lane to the campus for a guest recital on Sunday, April 10 at 5:30 p.m. in Jussi Björling Recital Hall. Dr. Lane will present this recital accompanied by pianist Szu-Ling Wu. The performance is free and open to the public. Tim Lane has been a faculty […]

Weekend Schedule Features Flute & Pipe Organ Recitals

The coming weekend in the Department of Music at Gustavus Adolphus College will be a busy one with a home tour concert, guest and faculty recitals, and student recitals on Sunday, April 10 by flutist Beige McConaughey at 3:30 p.m. in Jussi Björling Recital Hall and an organ recital by Zachary Anderson in Christ Chapel […]

Gustavus Wind Orchestra Returns from Michigan to Present Home Concert in Björling

The Gustavus Wind Orchestra from Gustavus Adolphus College, one of the nation’s most storied collegiate concert bands, will conclude its 2016 concert tour with its Home Concert on Saturday, April 9 at 1:30 p.m. In its second year under the direction of conductor and music director James Patrick Miller, the ensemble will present its Home […]

Winterfeldt Organ Recital Friday in Christ Chapel

The Office of the Chaplains and the Department of Music at Gustavus will open this weekend’s recital schedule with an organ recital by Cantor and Organist of Christ Chapel Chad Winterfledt on Friday, April 8 at 7:30 p.m. This faculty organ recital is free and open to the public. Dr. Chad Winterfeldt is Cantor of […]