Datebook

Through March 11
Peccadet (Edouard Matthiew Pannetier)
Payne Gallery
An exhibit of never-before-displayed drawings and paintings by the French-Cambodian surrealist, known as "Peccadet" to artist friends like Picasso.

February 7
William C. Rhoden
7:00 p.m., Prosser Auditorium
New York Times sportswriter William C. Rhoden will discuss the intersection of race and sport as well as his new book, Forty Million Dollar Slaves: The Rise, Fall, and Redemption of the Black Athlete. The lecture will be followed by a book-signing.

February 9
Faculty Recital: Between Two Worlds
7:30 p.m., Peter Hall
Robin Kani, flute, and Martha Schrempel, piano, present music by Copland, Franck, Rochberg, and Schubert.

February 14
Valentine's Day
When in doubt, try chocolate.

February 17
9th Annual Mardi Gras Dance
8:00 p.m., to midnight, Historic Hotel Bethlehem
The Alumni Association offers a night of music, dance and good times. Reserve your tickets by February 9.

Student Recital: "An Evening of Art Songs and Arias"
7:30 p.m., Peter Hall
Featuring Jennifer Sherman, soprano.

February 18
The Vagina Monologues
2:00 p.m., Prosser Auditorium
A Moravian College production of Eve Ensler’s well-known monologues.

Jazz Vespers Service
4:00 p.m., College Hill Moravian Church
Featuring the Moravian College Jazz Faculty Quartet and the Moravian College Choir.

February 21
Great Artist Series Concert: Lawrence Brownlee
7:30 p.m., Foy Concert Hall
Come enjoy the fabulous voice of an outstanding, award-winning American tenor.

February 23
Music in Time of War, Part I
7:30 p.m., Foy Hall
Featuring the Moravian College Community Orchestra and Wind Ensemble

February 25
Student Recital
4:00 p.m., Foy Hall
Featuring Nick Krolak, bass, and Rachel McCausland, percussion.

Amores Perros
7:00 p.m., Prosser Hall
A terrible car crash links three lives in this free showing of the Academy Award nominated Mexican film. Preceded by an evening of Spanish conversation and cuisine in the HUB.

February 26
Susan L. Taylor: "Passionate Leadership: From the Inside Out"
7:30 p.m., Prosser Auditorium
Learn how to bring vision to your life and your leadership style with a presentation by Susan Taylor, editorial director of Essence magazine. Topics include keeping a passion for your organization’s mission, thinking critically in a fast-paced environment, and balancing the pressures of work and family.

March 3
Spring recess begins. Campus gets quiet.

March 12
Spring recess ends, classes resume.

March 15 – April 15
Payne Gallery
Design of Dissent
Renowned designer Milton Glaser and illustrator Mirko Ilic present an exhibit of socially- and politically-driven graphics.

March 16
Chamber Music Society of Bethlehem and Borealis String Quartet
8:00 p.m., Foy Hall

March 17
Student Recital: "An Evening of Baroque to Contemporary Vocal Music"
7:30 p.m., Peter Hall
Featuring Rebecca Dries, soprano.

March 18
Moravian College Early Music Ensembles
4:00 p.m., Peter Hall

Metallic Blues
1:30 p.m., Prosser Auditorium
The Jewish Community Center of Allentown’s 2007 film series comes to campus with this 2004 Israeli film. Two used-car dealers travel from Israel to Germany to sell a high-priced limousine, but their plan unravels into an offbeat, funny and unexpected adventure.

March 22-25
Steel Magnolias
Arena Theatre, Haupert Union Building
The Moravian College Theatre Company presents Robert Harling’s tale of six women who, laugh, cry, gossip and survive the hardships and splendors of life.

March 23
Student Recital
7:30 p.m., Foy Hall
Featuring Michael Lorenz, jazz guitar

March 24
Student Recital: "An Evening at the Opera"
7:30 p.m., Peter Hall
Featuring Lisa Toth, soprano

March 25
Music in Time of War, Part II
4:00 p.m., Foy Hall
Featuring the Moravian College Community Orchestra

March 30, 31
7:30 p.m., Foy Hall
Moravian College Dance Concert