Sunday, October 14, 2012

This week at Douglas: the Vancouver Opera, New West Doc Fest, Music Technologies concert and more!

Here's what's happening at Douglas Oct. 15-21:


Tuesday, Oct. 16


Ellen Silverman Farewell Concert
New West Campus, Laura C. Muir Performing Arts Theatre
1pm
Ellen Silverman, Head of Piano Division, retires after 32 years at Douglas with a short concert with her husband, Robert Silverman, and former piano students. Free admission. Reception to follow. Open to colleagues, friends and students. More info: Arts Events

Thursday, Oct. 18


Music Technologies Concert
New West Campus, Laura C. Muir Performing Arts Theatre
1pm
The Arts at One presents a Music Technologies Concert, directed by Blair Fisher. Free admission. More info: Arts Events

Friday, Oct. 19


Naomi's Road
New West Campus, Laura C. Muir Performing Arts Theatre
1-2pm
The Faculty of Language, Literature and Performing Arts presents a one-act opera based on the novel by Joy Kogawa, with music by Vancouver composer Ramona Luengen and performed by Vancouver Opera in Schools. Free admission. Everyone welcome. Details: Vancouver Opera

Royals Volleyball
New West Campus, Gym
6-10pm
Douglas takes on on College of the Rockies (women's, 6pm; men's, 7:45pm). More info: Doug life

New West Doc Fest (opening night)
New West Campus, Laura C. Muir Performing Arts Theatre
7pm
World renowned climate change expert and Mark Jaccard will be speaking and leading a discussion following the screening of Chasing Ice. Speaker's corner, exhibits, art, music and performing arts. Tickets - students/seniors $5 per doc; adults $7; free for Douglas students with ID - available online or at the door. More info: New West Doc Fest

Saturday, Oct. 20


New West Doc Fest
New West Campus, Laura C. Muir Performing Arts Theatre
1-10:30pm
Cutting edge documentaries featuring environmental and social justice issues, fresh from the Toronto International Film Festival. Speaker's corner, exhibits, art, music and performing arts. Tickets - students/seniors $5 per doc; adults $7; free for Douglas students with ID - available online or at the door. More info: New West Doc Fest

Sunday, Oct. 21


Royals Soccer
TBA
noon-4pm
Douglas takes on Langara (women's, 1pm; men's, 3pm). More info: Doug life

Ongoing


Rhythm Stories
New West Campus, Amelia Douglas Gallery
Till Nov. 2
Paintings by Nyla Sunga. More info on the gallery's web page.

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