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4/28/2014 Oleanna by David Mamet

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April 23   Wednesday
5 P.M. Rain Barrel River Hero Workshop
Martin 315, Martin Science Building
7 P.M. Water Blues Green Solutions Screening
Martin 315, Martin Science Building
7 P.M. Men's Lacrosse vs Hampden-Sydney College
Wildcat Stadium, Athletics and Dance Center
7:30 P.M. Oleanna by David Mamet
Lab Theatre (LG 203), Harold G. Leggett Building
"Oleanna" by David Mamet A seething investigation of "political correctness" in a time when the nation's morality has been tested by increased incidents of sexual harassment. "OLEANNA is likely to provoke more arguments than any play this year." —NY Times. "One of the ten best plays of 1992…reason enough to cheer for the future of the theatre." —Time Magazine.

April 24   Thursday
7:30 P.M. Oleanna by David Mamet
Lab Theatre (LG 203), Harold G. Leggett Building
"Oleanna" by David Mamet A seething investigation of "political correctness" in a time when the nation's morality has been tested by increased incidents of sexual harassment. "OLEANNA is likely to provoke more arguments than any play this year." —NY Times. "One of the ten best plays of 1992…reason enough to cheer for the future of the theatre." —Time Magazine.

April 25   Friday
1:15 P.M. Inauguration Symposium Session 1: Why Teach? Why Advise? (PP)
Wimberly Recital Hall, Presser Hall
3 P.M. Inauguration Symposium Session 2: Why Create? Why Serve? (PP)
Wimberly Recital Hall, Presser Hall
5 P.M. Tree Dedication in memory of Dr. William F. Quillian, Jr.
Presser Other, Presser Hall
7:30 P.M. Oleanna by David Mamet
Lab Theatre (LG 203), Harold G. Leggett Building
"Oleanna" by David Mamet A seething investigation of "political correctness" in a time when the nation's morality has been tested by increased incidents of sexual harassment. "OLEANNA is likely to provoke more arguments than any play this year." —NY Times. "One of the ten best plays of 1992…reason enough to cheer for the future of the theatre." —Time Magazine.

April 26   Saturday
11 A.M. Interfaith Chapel Service
Houston Memorial Chapel
2 P.M. Installation Ceremony of Bradley W. Bateman (PP)
Smith Hall Theatre, Smith Memorial Building
3:30 P.M. Installation Reception
Sun Trust Plaza, Outdoor Areas
8 P.M. Inaugural Concert featuring Mavis Staples
Off Campus Location

April 27   Sunday
3 P.M. Spring Concert (PP)
Houston Memorial Chapel
Spring Concert
7:30 P.M. Oleanna by David Mamet
Lab Theatre (LG 203), Harold G. Leggett Building
"Oleanna" by David Mamet A seething investigation of "political correctness" in a time when the nation's morality has been tested by increased incidents of sexual harassment. "OLEANNA is likely to provoke more arguments than any play this year." —NY Times. "One of the ten best plays of 1992…reason enough to cheer for the future of the theatre." —Time Magazine.

April 28   Monday
7:30 P.M. Oleanna by David Mamet
Lab Theatre (LG 203), Harold G. Leggett Building
"Oleanna" by David Mamet A seething investigation of "political correctness" in a time when the nation's morality has been tested by increased incidents of sexual harassment. "OLEANNA is likely to provoke more arguments than any play this year." —NY Times. "One of the ten best plays of 1992…reason enough to cheer for the future of the theatre." —Time Magazine.

April 29   Tuesday
4 P.M. Senior Studio Art Majors Exhibition Opening Reception
Maier Museum of Art
Senior Studio Art Majors Exhibition Opening Reception

April 30   Wednesday
7 P.M. Academic & Leadership Awards Ceremony
Smith Hall Theatre, Smith Memorial Building

May 1   Thursday
4 P.M. Senior Art History Majors Presentations
Maier Museum of Art
Senior Art History Majors Presentations
6:30 P.M. Paint & Sip Class
Smith Banquet Hall, Smith Memorial Building
7:30 P.M. Touch of Harmony Spring Recital (PP)
Wimberly Recital Hall, Presser Hall
Touch of Harmony Spring Recital

May 2   Friday
1 P.M. Music Department Recital (PP)
Wimberly Recital Hall, Presser Hall

May 4   Sunday
2 P.M. Directing Class Showcase
Lab Theatre (LG 203), Harold G. Leggett Building
Directing Class Showcase
7 P.M. Acting Classes Showcase
Lab Theatre (LG 203), Harold G. Leggett Building
Acting Classes Showcase

May 9   Friday
2:45 P.M. Decoding Dyslexia/Susan Barton
Smith Hall Theatre, Smith Memorial Building
Decoding Dyslexia/Susan Barton

May 10   Saturday
9:30 P.M. Star Party
Winfree Observatory
In the event of inclement weather, please confirm the event at www.randolphscience.org

May 14   Wednesday
7 P.M. Lynchburg Bird Club
Martin 315, Martin Science Building

May 18   Sunday
10 A.M. Randolph College Commencement 2014
Dell, Outdoor Areas

June 16   Monday
9 A.M. Junior WildCats Tennis Camp
Tennis Courts, Athletics and Dance Center

June 17   Tuesday
9 A.M. Junior WildCats Tennis Camp
Tennis Courts, Athletics and Dance Center

June 18   Wednesday
9 A.M. Junior WildCats Tennis Camp
Tennis Courts, Athletics and Dance Center

June 19   Thursday
9 A.M. Junior WildCats Tennis Camp
Tennis Courts, Athletics and Dance Center

June 20   Friday
9 A.M. Junior WildCats Tennis Camp
Tennis Courts, Athletics and Dance Center

June 23   Monday
9 A.M. Junior WildCats Tennis Camp
Tennis Courts, Athletics and Dance Center

June 24   Tuesday
9 A.M. Junior WildCats Tennis Camp
Tennis Courts, Athletics and Dance Center

June 25   Wednesday
9 A.M. Junior WildCats Tennis Camp
Tennis Courts, Athletics and Dance Center

June 26   Thursday
9 A.M. Junior WildCats Tennis Camp
Tennis Courts, Athletics and Dance Center

June 27   Friday
9 A.M. Junior WildCats Tennis Camp
Tennis Courts, Athletics and Dance Center

July 21   Monday
9 A.M. Senior WildCats Tennis Camp
Tennis Courts, Athletics and Dance Center

July 22   Tuesday
9 A.M. Senior WildCats Tennis Camp
Tennis Courts, Athletics and Dance Center

July 23   Wednesday
9 A.M. Senior WildCats Tennis Camp
Tennis Courts, Athletics and Dance Center

July 24   Thursday
9 A.M. Senior WildCats Tennis Camp
Tennis Courts, Athletics and Dance Center

July 25   Friday
9 A.M. Senior WildCats Tennis Camp
Tennis Courts, Athletics and Dance Center

August 4   Monday
8:30 A.M. Randolph College Skill Builder Hoop Camp
Gym, Athletics and Dance Center

August 5   Tuesday
8:30 A.M. Randolph College Skill Builder Hoop Camp
Gym, Athletics and Dance Center

August 6   Wednesday
8:30 A.M. Randolph College Skill Builder Hoop Camp
Gym, Athletics and Dance Center

August 7   Thursday
8:30 A.M. Randolph College Skill Builder Hoop Camp
Gym, Athletics and Dance Center

August 8   Friday
8:30 A.M. Randolph College Skill Builder Hoop Camp
Gym, Athletics and Dance Center

September 6   Saturday
7:30 P.M. Faculty Recital: Orlando Cela, flute, and Emily Yap Chua, piano
Wimberly Recital Hall, Presser Hall

September 10   Wednesday
7 P.M. Lynchburg Bird Club
Martin 315, Martin Science Building

September 24   Wednesday
8 P.M. Reading by Natalie Diaz -- Randolph Visiting Writer (PP)
Alice Ashley Jack Room, Smith Memorial Building
Reading by Natalie Diaz -- Randolph Visiting Writer (PP)

October 4   Saturday
7:30 P.M. Piano Recital
Wimberly Recital Hall, Presser Hall
Piano Recital

October 8   Wednesday
7 P.M. Lynchburg Bird Club
Martin 315, Martin Science Building

October 10   Friday
4 P.M. 2014 Randolph College Greek Play "Oedipus the King" by Sophocles, translated by Robert Bagg
Dell, Outdoor Areas
2014 Randolph College Greek Play "Oedipus the King" by Sophocles, translated by Robert Bagg. Directed by Amy R. Cohen (rain location: Houston Memorial Chapel)

October 11   Saturday
4 P.M. 2014 Randolph College Greek Play "Oedipus the King" by Sophocles, translated by Robert Bagg
Dell, Outdoor Areas
2014 Randolph College Greek Play "Oedipus the King" by Sophocles, translated by Robert Bagg. Directed by Amy R. Cohen (rain location: Houston Memorial Chapel)

October 12   Sunday
4 P.M. 2014 Randolph College Greek Play "Oedipus the King" by Sophocles, translated by Robert Bagg
Dell, Outdoor Areas
2014 Randolph College Greek Play "Oedipus the King" by Sophocles, translated by Robert Bagg. Directed by Amy R. Cohen (rain location: Houston Memorial Chapel)

October 15   Wednesday
8 P.M. reading by Kevin "Mc" McIlvoy, Pearl S. Buck Writer in Residence (PP)
Alice Ashley Jack Room, Smith Memorial Building
Reading by Kevin "Mc" McIlvoy, Pearl S. Buck Writer in Residence. Kevin McIlvoy has published four novels ("A Waltz", "The Fifth Station", "Little Peg", "Hyssop") and, most recently, a short story collection, "The Complete History of New Mexico" (Graywolf Press). His short fiction has appeared in Harper’s, Southern Review, Ploughshares, Missouri Review, and many other literary magazines. He has received a National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship in fiction, and for twenty-seven years he was fiction editor and editor in chief of the national literary magazine, Puerto del Sol. He has taught in the Warren Wilson College MFA Program in Creative Writing since 1990; he taught as a Regents Professor of Creative Writing in the New Mexico State University MFA Program in Creative Writing from 1981 to 2008; and he has served on the Board of Directors of the Council of Literary Magazines and Presses and the Association of Writers and Writing Programs.

November 12   Wednesday
7 P.M. Lynchburg Bird Club
Martin 315, Martin Science Building

November 18   Tuesday
7:30 A.M. Ten Thousand Villages Sale
Hampson Commons, Student Center

November 19   Wednesday
7:30 A.M. Ten Thousand Villages Sale
Hampson Commons, Student Center

November 20   Thursday
7:30 A.M. Ten Thousand Villages Sale
Hampson Commons, Student Center

January 14   Wednesday
7 P.M. Lynchburg Bird Club
Martin 315, Martin Science Building

January 23   Friday
7:30 P.M. Guest Artist Recital
Wimberly Recital Hall, Presser Hall

February 4   Wednesday
8 P.M. Creative Nonfiction Reading by Dave Mondy
Alice Ashley Jack Room, Smith Memorial Building
Creative Nonfiction Reading by Dave Mondy --

February 11   Wednesday
7 P.M. Lynchburg Bird Club
Martin 315, Martin Science Building

March 11   Wednesday
7 P.M. Lynchburg Bird Club
Martin 315, Martin Science Building

March 14   Saturday
9 A.M. Science Festival Pi Run
Wildcat Stadium, Athletics and Dance Center

March 27   Friday
7:30 P.M. Guest Artist Recital: Jeannette Jang, violin, and Adam Carter, cello
Wimberly Recital Hall, Presser Hall

April 8   Wednesday
7 P.M. Lynchburg Bird Club
Martin 315, Martin Science Building

April 15   Wednesday
8 P.M. Reading by Christian Wiman & Danielle Chapman (PP)
Alice Ashley Jack Room, Smith Memorial Building
Reading by Christian Wiman & Danielle Chapman (PP) Poet, translator, editor, and essayist Christian Wiman was raised in West Texas, earned a BA at W&L, and was a Stegner Fellow at Stanford. His poetry collection "Every Riven Thing" (2010) won the Commonwealth Prize from the English Speaking Union, was a finalist for the Kingsley-Tufts Poetry Award, and was named one of the New Yorker’s top 11 poetry books of 2010. His debut collection, "The Long Home" (1998), won the Nicholas Roerich Poetry Prize. Stolen Air (2012) contains Wiman’s translations of Osip Mandelstam’s poetry. Wiman’s essay collections include My Bright Abyss: Meditation of a Modern Believer (2013) and Ambition and Survival: Becoming a Poet (2007). A former Guggenheim fellow, Wiman served as the editor of Poetry magazine from 2003 to 2013. He has taught at Stanford University, Northwestern University, and Lynchburg College. He currently teaches at Yale Divinity School. Danielle Chapman’s poetry has appeared in magazines and journals such as The Atlantic, Harvard Review, and TriQuarterly, among others. She is a critic as well as a poet, and her reviews have appeared in Poetry and the New York Times. Chapman directed the publishing-industry programs for the Chicago Office of Tourism and Culture. She lives in New Haven and teaches at Yale University.

May 13   Wednesday
7 P.M. Lynchburg Bird Club
Martin 315, Martin Science Building