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Ghost Hunters Live

Oct 4

Ghost Hunters Live 

Pollak Theatre - 9 PM

Since its 2004 Syfy Channel premiere, Ghost Hunters has become television’s #1 paranormal reality series. The show is now in its ninth season and is aired in more than 170 countries. Leader of The Atlantic Paranormal Society-Jason Hawes with fellow lead investigator Steve Gonsalves, will now bring their experiences with the paranormal and understanding of unexplained disturbances to live audiences in their theater presentation. Hear them talk about their scariest experiences, see unreleased footage from the show, and ask them questions about themselves or perhaps a ghostly experience of your own!


Argentine Tango Classes

Sep 30-Nov 4

Argentine Tango Classes 

MAC At Monmouth - 7:30 PM

Please join instructor Lee Sager of Tango Pantera for a six week session of Argentine Tango Classes. No partner or experience necessary. Monday Evenings from 7:30 to 9:00 pm

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Aquila Theatre's Fahrenheit 451

Sep 27

Aquila Theatre's Fahrenheit 451 

Pollak Theatre - 8 PM

The Aquila Theatre will bring new life to Ray Bradbury’s visionary parable of a society gone awry. One of the most revered novels of the 20th century, Fahrenheit 451 is Ray Bradbury’s dystopian tale of a bleak future where literature and knowledge are on the edge of extinction.


National Theatre of London: OTHELLO

Sep 26

National Theatre of London: OTHELLO 

Pollak Theatre - 7 PM

Othello, newly married to Desdemona – who is half his age – is appointed leader of a major military operation. Iago, passed over for promotion by Othello in favour of the young Cassio, persuades Othello that Cassio and Desdemona are having an affair.


Queer Longings: A Performative Lecture on Anna Elizabeth Dickinson's Failed Theatrical Career

Sep 26

Queer Longings: A Performative Lecture on Anna Elizabeth Dickinson's Failed Theatrical Career 

Lauren K. Woods Theatre - 4:30 PM

In this work in progress, solo performer Elizabeth Whitney explores the career of Anna Elizabeth Dickinson--a provocative abolitionist and suffragist who enjoyed national fame on the lyceum circuit, was shunned by critics as a playwright and actor in late 1800s New York City, and eventually institutionalized. This new project uses Dickinson's championed form of the lecture as performance to look at themes of madness, failure, and obscurity in the life of a queer artist.

Free Event


Dawes

Sep 25

Dawes 

Pollak Theatre - 8 PM

The California-based roots rock band consisting of brothers Taylor Goldsmith and Griffin Goldsmith (lead vocals/guitar and drums, respectively), Wylie Weber (bass), and Alex Casnoff (guitar) was heavily influenced by the gentle, acoustic-based musical trappings and rich vocal harmony of the Laurel Canyon sound (Crosby, Stills & Nash, Neil Young, Joni Mitchell), as well as by the shambling, romanticized Americana of The Band.


Springsteen & I

Sep 23

Springsteen & I 

Pollak Theatre - 7:30 PM

Tickets on sale 9/16. Forty years ago, Bruce Springsteen burst onto the rock scene and changed it forever. His music defines a generation, but behind the songs were remarkable stories about the fans who lived them. Come celebrate Bruce's birthday with this documentary-biographical film directed by Baillie Walsh documenting his life and career through the eyes and insights of his fans throughout the world.


Katie Ford

Sep 19

Katie Ford 

Wilson Hall - 4:30 PM

Katie Ford is the author of Deposition, Colosseum, and the forthcoming Blood Lyrics (Graywolf Press, 2014). Ford is the recipient of a Lannan Literary Fellowship and the Larry Levis Prize. Colosseum was named among the “Best Books of 2008” by Publishers Weekly and the Virginia Quarterly Review. Her poems have appeared in The New Yorker, Poetry, The Paris Review, The American Poetry Review, Ploughshares, and many other journals. She teaches at Franklin & Marshall College and lives in Philadelphia with her husband, the novelist Josh Emmons, and their young daughter.

Free Event


Gallery Exhibition: Zaun Lee's My No-Man's Land

Sep 12-Nov 15

Gallery Exhibition: Zaun Lee's My No-Man's Land 

Rotary Ice House Gallery - 9 AM

My No-Man's Land, an exhibition by Zaun Lee, highlights the raw senses of emotions. The exhibit depicts a journey into a transitional dynamic of one's own understanding of internal logic of senses in decomposed narratives.

Free Event


On Screen/In Person: Shored Up

Sep 9

On Screen/In Person: Shored Up 

Pollak Theatre - 7:30 PM

Set in Long Beach Island, New Jersey and the Outer Banks of North Carolina, Shored Up explores the political conflicts and personal stakes of seaside communities, culminating with the impact of Hurricane Sandy. There will be a Q & A with the filmmaker Ben Kalina following the screening.

Free Event


Gallery Exhibition: Massachusetts

Sep 3-Dec 5

Gallery Exhibition: Massachusetts 

Joan and Robert Rechnitz Hall - 9 AM

This exhibition is comprised of nine artists: Steve Smalley, Henry Pinardi, Brenda Atwood Pinardi, John Stevens, Suzanne Howes-Stevens, Candace Walters, Bob Stein, Robert Cumming, and Vincent DiMattio; who all have strong personal ties related to Massachusetts.

Free Event


Selections from the Monmouth University Permanent Collection

Sep 3-Dec 13

Selections from the Monmouth University Permanent Collection 

Pollak Gallery - 9 AM

Selections from the Monmouth University permanent collection featuring works by various artists, including ebony carvings, etchings by Adam Wurtz, and lithographs by Salvadore Dali.

Free Event


Met Opera: IL TROVATORE (Encore)

Aug 9

Met Opera: IL TROVATORE (Encore) 

Pollak Theatre - 7 PM

David McVicar’s stirring production of Verdi’s intense drama premiered at the Met in the 2008–09 season. This revival stars four extraordinary singers—Sondra Radvanovsky, Dolora Zajick, Marcelo Álvarez, and Dmitri Hvorostovsky—in what might be the composer’s most melodically rich score.


Met Opera: IL BARBIERE DI SIVIGLIA (Encore)

Jul 31

Met Opera: IL BARBIERE DI SIVIGLIA (Encore) 

Pollak Theatre - 7 PM

One of the most beloved operatic comedies of all time, Rossini’s The Barber of Seville is presented in a production by director Bartlett Sher


Met Opera: TURANDOT (Encore)

Jul 24

Met Opera: TURANDOT (Encore) 

Pollak Theatre - 7 PM

Maria Guleghina plays the ruthless Chinese princess of the title, whose hatred of men is so strong that she has all suitors who can’t solve her riddles beheaded