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courtly treasures

COURTLY TREASURES

July 18 (All day) - November 8 (All day)

The Arthur Ross Gallery will showcase artwork from the collection of Thomas W. Evans. As the American-born dentist who served the French court of Napoleon III, Evans assembled a top collection of paintings, sculpture, and decorative arts. This exhibition offers an exclusive look at highlights from the Evans Collection for the first time in more than 30 years. The Arthur Ross Gallery, at 220 S. 34th St., is free and open to the public. Its hours are Tuesday through Friday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Saturday and Sunday, noon to 5 p.m. It is closed Mondays and some holidays. Info: www.arthurrossgallery.org.

Barbara Kasten Stages

BARBARA KASTEN: 'STAGES'

February 4 11:00am - August 16 5:00pm

The Institute of Contemporary Art at the University of Pennsylvania presents “Barbara Kasten: Stages,” the first major monographic survey of the work of artist Barbara Kasten. Curated in conversation with the artist and with full access to her archive, the exhibition includes approximately 80 works spanning nearly five decades of Kasten’s career. In addition, Kasten will create a new site-specific installation in the ICA galleries. The exhibition can be viewed at the ICA, 118 S. 36th St. For more information, visit www.icaphila.org or call 215-898-7108.

burrison

ART DISPLAY

June 19 (All day) - August 14 (All day)

Paintings, drawings, photography, and more created by University Club members will be displayed at the Burrison Gallery through Aug. 14. The Gallery, located in the University Club at Penn on the second floor of The Inn at Penn, 3611 Walnut St., is open Monday through Friday from 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Info: cms.business-services.upenn.edu/universityclub.

todd

TODD RUNDGREN

August 19 8:00pm

As a songwriter, video pioneer, producer, recording artist, computer software developer, conceptualist, and, most recently, interactive artist, Todd Rundgren has made a lasting impact on both the form and content of popular music. The Philadelphia native will perform at World Cafe Live, 3025 Walnut St. Info: philly.worldcafelive.com. $37-$39.

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Event Listings

Savoy

FULL HEARTS

January 28 (All day) - December 1 (All day)

The Savoy Company of Philadelphia is the oldest amateur theater company in the world devoted to the production of operas by Gilbert and Sullivan. Penn Libraries’ exhibition, “Let Every Heart Be Filled with Joy,” traces the history of the company, beginning with its founding in 1901 by Penn alumnus Alfred Reginald Allen. Eugene Ormandy Gallery, Otto E. Albrecht Music Library, 3420 Walnut St. Info: 215-898-7555 or www.library.upenn.edu. The exhibit runs through late 2016.

Barbara Kasten Stages

BARBARA KASTEN: 'STAGES'

February 4 11:00am - August 16 5:00pm

The Institute of Contemporary Art at the University of Pennsylvania presents “Barbara Kasten: Stages,” the first major monographic survey of the work of artist Barbara Kasten. Curated in conversation with the artist and with full access to her archive, the exhibition includes approximately 80 works spanning nearly five decades of Kasten’s career. In addition, Kasten will create a new site-specific installation in the ICA galleries. The exhibition can be viewed at the ICA, 118 S. 36th St. For more information, visit www.icaphila.org or call 215-898-7108.

Bottles under the influence

CONSIDER THE BELVEDERE

April 22 6:00pm - August 16 12:00am

“Julia Feyrer and Tamara Henderson: Consider the Belvedere” will be showcased at the Institute of Contemporary Art at the University of Pennsylvania, 118 S 36th St. The artists' collaborations were recently staged at the Walter Phillips Gallery at the Banff Centre, Alberta, Canada. Envisioned as a kind of theatrical set, the show revolves around two 16mm films. “Bottles Under the Influence” stars glass bottles. “Consider the Belvedere,” which was shot on location in the exhibition at Banff, is a collaborative commission between the host institutions. For more information, visit www.icaphila.org.

burrison

ART DISPLAY

June 19 (All day) - August 14 (All day)

Paintings, drawings, photography, and more created by University Club members will be displayed at the Burrison Gallery through Aug. 14. The Gallery, located in the University Club at Penn on the second floor of The Inn at Penn, 3611 Walnut St., is open Monday through Friday from 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Info: cms.business-services.upenn.edu/universityclub.

courtly treasures

COURTLY TREASURES

July 18 (All day) - November 8 (All day)

The Arthur Ross Gallery will showcase artwork from the collection of Thomas W. Evans. As the American-born dentist who served the French court of Napoleon III, Evans assembled a top collection of paintings, sculpture, and decorative arts. This exhibition offers an exclusive look at highlights from the Evans Collection for the first time in more than 30 years. The Arthur Ross Gallery, at 220 S. 34th St., is free and open to the public. Its hours are Tuesday through Friday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Saturday and Sunday, noon to 5 p.m. It is closed Mondays and some holidays. Info: www.arthurrossgallery.org.

THE WINTER'S TALE

July 29 7:00pm - August 2 7:00pm

Shakespeare in Clark Park celebrates its 10th Anniversary with The Winter’s Tale, Shakespeare’s tragicomedy of family and forgiveness. The Winter’s Tale premieres on July 29 and runs through August 2. All performances are free and are at 7 p.m. in “the Bowl” of Clark Park, located near the intersection of Chester Avenue and 43rd Street. The rain location is the Mandell Theater of Drexel University located at the corner of 33rd and Chestnut streets. For more information, please visit shakespeareinclarkpark.org.

I CARE TRAINING

August 3 9:00am - 4:00pm

Become part of the Penn I CARE (Inquire, Connect, Acknowledge, Respond, Explore) network of certified trained responders with this intensive training designed to teach faculty and staff the signs of distress and mental health crises that can affect college students. Expereinced CAPS (Counseling And Psychological Services) clinicians will teach their Penn colleagues I CARE skills essential for suicide prevention and supportive intervention. Glandt Forum, Singh Center for Nanotechnology, 3205 Walnut St. Info: www.vpul.upenn.edu/caps.

DAMN THE TORPEDOES

August 15 8:00pm

Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers tribute band Damn the Torpedoes will perform at World Cafe Live, 3025 Walnut St. The band’s members play the extensive Tom Petty catalog while sounding, acting, and looking very similar to the real thing. Doors open at 7 p.m. Info: philly.worldcafelive.com. $15.

todd

TODD RUNDGREN

August 19 8:00pm

As a songwriter, video pioneer, producer, recording artist, computer software developer, conceptualist, and, most recently, interactive artist, Todd Rundgren has made a lasting impact on both the form and content of popular music. The Philadelphia native will perform at World Cafe Live, 3025 Walnut St. Info: philly.worldcafelive.com. $37-$39.

NSO

NEW STUDENT ORIENTATION

August 21 (All day) - August 25 (All day)

New students and their parents will attend orientation on Penn’s main campus, exposing them to a series of activities to aid a successful transition from high school to the University. Fall classes begin Aug. 26. Info: www.upenn.edu/nso.

DIGITAL AGE RETAILING

September 10 12:00pm - 1:30pm

The Penn Association of Senior and Emeritus Faculty gathers for a luncheon featuring speaker Joseph Turow on the transformation of retailing in the digital age. Turow is the Robert Lewis Shayon Professor of Communication and associate dean for graduate studies at the Annenberg School for Communication. The lecture will be held in the hourglass room in the University Club in the Inn at Penn, 3600 Sansom St.

I CARE TRAINING

September 24 5:00pm - 8:00pm

Become part of the Penn I CARE (Inquire, Connect, Acknowledge, Respond, Explore) network of certified trained responders with this intensive training designed to teach faculty and staff the signs of distress and mental health crises that can affect college students. Expereinced CAPS (Counseling And Psychological Services) clinicians will teach their Penn colleagues I CARE skills essential for suicide prevention and supportive intervention. CAPS, 3624 Market Street, First Floor West. Info: www.vpul.upenn.edu/caps.

PASEF FALL LECTURE

October 1 3:30pm

For the Penn Association of Senior and Emeritus Faculty fall lecture, Jeffrey Rosen will discuss the future of the constitution. Rosen has been called “the nation's most widely read and influential legal commentator." He is a professor of law at George Washington University and is a nonresident senior fellow at the Brookings Institution. Since 2013, Rosen has served as the president and CEO of the National Constitution Center.Rosen's talk, slated to be held at the Class of '49 Auditorium on the second floor of Houston Hall, 3417 Spruce St., will be followed by the annual reception for members of Penn's Twenty Five Year Club.

HIP AND KNEE

October 13 12:00pm

Charles L. Nelson will talk the future prospects of hip and knee surgery at the Penn Association of Senior and Emeritus Faculty luncheon, slated to be held at the hourglass room in the Inn at Penn, 3600 Sansom St. Nelson is chief of the Joint Replacement Service and an associate professor of orthopaedic surgery at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania. He is a graduate of Penn's School of Medicine, where he also served his residency. Nelson was recognized by Best Doctors in America in 2013-14.

I CARE TRAINING

October 16 9:00am - 4:00pm

Become part of the Penn I CARE (Inquire, Connect, Acknowledge, Respond, Explore) network of certified trained responders with this intensive training designed to teach faculty and staff the signs of distress and mental health crises that can affect college students. Expereinced CAPS (Counseling And Psychological Services) clinicians will teach their Penn colleagues I CARE skills essential for suicide prevention and supportive intervention. Golkin Room, Houston Hall, 3417 Spruce St. Info: www.vpul.upenn.edu/caps.

I CARE TRAINING

November 19 5:00pm - 8:00pm

Become part of the Penn I CARE (Inquire, Connect, Acknowledge, Respond, Explore) network of certified trained responders with this intensive training designed to teach faculty and staff the signs of distress and mental health crises that can affect college students. Expereinced CAPS (Counseling And Psychological Services) clinicians will teach their Penn colleagues I CARE skills essential for suicide prevention and supportive intervention. CAPS, 3624 Market Street, First Floor West. Info: www.vpul.upenn.edu/caps.