For Immediate Release — Thursday, November 3, 2005

SUNY Geneseo Calendar of Events for November 10-16

THURSDAY, NOV. 10:

LECTURE: William R. Cook, Distinguished Teaching Professor of History, and one of three finalists for Baylor University's 2006 Robert Foster Cherry Award for Great Teaching, will deliver a lecture titled "The Head of St. Catherine of Siena." Cook delivered the same lecture Oct. 13 at Baylor, in Waco, Texas. A condition of the competition is that he delivers the lecture at his home campus. 12:45 p.m., MacVittie College Union Ballroom. A reception will immediately follow in the Hunt Room in the MacVittie College Union. Free and open to the public.

LEDERER GALLERY EXHIBIT: The Bertha V.B. Lederer Gallery, in Brodie Hall, presents a mixed media sculpture exhibit by Judi Strahota of Alfred University and artist's books and prints by Jim Bailey of University of Montana. The gallery is open daily from 2-4:30 p.m. and Thursdays 12-8 p.m. Free and open to the public. The exhibit runs through Tuesday, Nov. 22.

LOCKHART GALLERY EXHIBIT: The Lockhart Gallery, located in the McClellan House, presents the Asian/Pacific Islander/American History Project of Greater Rochester Photo Exhibit. The photo exhibit is of Asian life and the intersection of Western and Asian cultures in the Greater Rochester area. The gallery is open daily from 11:30 a.m.-4 p.m. and Fridays 11:30 a.m.-8 p.m. Free and open to the public. The exhibit runs through Friday, Nov. 11.

MUSICAL: The School of the Arts presents the musical "Cabaret." Spoken from the point of view of a young American novelist in Berlin, "Cabaret" tells the story of men and women who take pleasure in the permissive atmosphere of Weimar Berlin's cabarets and who deny the growing influence of the Nazi Party upon Germany. The play is sponsored by M&T Bank and the Student Association's Musical Theater Club. 8 p.m., Alice Austin Theatre, Brodie Hall. Tickets are $7 for the general public; $6 for faculty, staff and senior citizens; and $5 for SUNY Geneseo students. Tickets may be purchased at the Brodie Box Office (245-5833).

FRIDAY, NOV. 11:

LEDERER GALLERY EXHIBIT: (See Thursday, Nov. 10).

LOCKHART GALLERY EXHIBIT: (See Thursday, Nov. 10). Last day.

MUSICAL: (See Thursday, Nov. 10).

PERFORMANCE: The Limelight & Accents Performing Arts Series presents the American Repertory Ballet. Continuing a legacy that began in 1954, the American Repertory Ballet is a company comprising mature artists and raw, young talent who enjoy sharing their joy of dance with audiences all over the country. With an emphasis on production value, gorgeous costumes, use of popular music and skilled performers, the company is in the top tier of dance troupes. The repertory has amazed audiences for years with its creative work. 8 p.m., Wadsworth Auditorium. Tickets are $5 for SUNY Geneseo students; $12 for faculty, staff, alumni, senior citizens, and children 12 and under; and $15 for the general public. Tickets may be purchased at the MacVittie College Union Ticket Office (245-5873).

SATURDAY, NOV. 12:

LEDERER GALLERY EXHIBIT: (See Thursday, Nov. 10).

MUSICAL: (See Thursday, Nov. 10).

SPORTS: Men's and Women's Swimming vs. Brockport. 1 p.m., Alumni Pool, Merritt Athletic Center. Admission at the door is $5 for adults, $3 for non-SUNY Geneseo students, and free for SUNY Geneseo students.

SQUARE DANCE: The School of the Arts presents Square Dancing with the Geneseo String Band. 8 p.m., MacVittie College Union Ballroom. Admission at the door is $3 for the general public, $1 for SUNY Geneseo students, and free for children 12 and under.

SUNDAY, NOV. 13:

LEDERER GALLERY EXHIBIT: (See Thursday, Nov. 10).

MUSICAL: (See Thursday, Nov. 10). 2 p.m. Last day.

MONDAY, NOV. 14:

LEDERER GALLERY EXHIBIT: (See Thursday, Nov. 10).

TUESDAY, NOV. 15:

LEDERER GALLERY EXHIBIT: (See Thursday, Nov. 10).

ROEMER LECTURE: Rob Gifford, who served as the China correspondent for National Public Radio (NPR) from 1999 until the summer of 2005, will deliver the annual Kenneth Roemer Lecture on World Affairs. The title of his lecture is "China's Unfinished Revolution." 12:45 p.m., Newton Hall, Room 204. Free and open to the public.

WEDNESDAY, NOV. 16:

LEDERER GALLERY EXHIBIT: (See Thursday, Nov. 10).

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