River North Chicago Dance Company returns for four shows, February 24-26, in the Zellerbach Theatre, Annenberg Center. The group is known for combining styles such as jazz, ballroom, classical and contemporary with high drama, comedy and love duets. Performances will take place February 24, 7:30 p.m.; February 25, 8 p.m.; February 26, 2 & 8 p.m. Tickets are $44, $38, $32 for evenings, and $38, $34, $32 for the matinee. Discounts are available for seniors, students, groups, Penn alumni, and TIAA-CREF faculty and staff. For tickets see www.pennpresents.org.
26 Walk on Water; 8 p.m.; International House; $12, $10/seniors, free/students w/ID (Israeli Film Festival of Greater Philadelphia).
28 The Dawn at My Back: A Memoir of a Black Texas Upbringing; 7 p.m.; Terrace Room, Logan Hall (Cinema Studies).
24 The Things They Carried; Tim O’Brien, author; 2 p.m.; Hall of Flags, Houston Hall (Social Work).
22 Surrealist Ghosts: Lee Miller’s Egyptian Landscapes; Kate Conley, Dartmouth College; 4:30 p.m.; rm. 516, Williams Hall; for pre-discussion readings contact firstname.lastname@example.org (French Institute).
24 The Emerald Ash Borer, Sudden Oak Death, and the Asian Long Horned Beetle; Dan Kucera, U.S. Forest Service; 12:15 p.m.; Upper Gallery, Widener Visitors Center, Morris Arboretum (Arboretum).
25 Behavioral Game Theory; Colin Camerer, California Institute of Technology; noon; rm. G17, Logan Hall (IRCS).
Deadline: The deadline for the April AT PENN calendar is Tuesday, March 15. For information see www.upenn.edu/almanac/calendar/caldead-real.html.
Almanac, Vol. 51, No. 22, February 22, 2005
February 22, 2005
Volume 51 Number 22