Emory University

A public symposium at Emory University

Thursday, October 23 and Friday, October 24, 2008

Evolving Arts: New Works Festival

February 1–28

Presentations based on Emory's "Evolution Revolution: Science Changing Life" symposium, October 23–24, 2008. Sponsored by the Emory College of Arts and Sciences Center for Creativity & Arts, which is supported in part by the Emory University Strategic Initiative for Creativity & Arts.

For more information on artists and events, commission and grant overview, symposium background, and college outreach, visit our Evolving Arts: New Works Festival page.

Specific projects are listed on the Evolving Arts: New Works Festival Calendar page.

Halfway to Invisible: An Exhibition by Eve Andrée Laramée
February 5–March 6
Emory Visual Arts Gallery, 700 Peavine Creek Drive
Opening Reception: February 5, 5:30–7:30 p.m.
Emory Visual Arts Gallery, 700 Peavine Creek Drive
Free, no reservations required.

Theater Studies Colloquia with playwrights Kenneth Weitzman, John Walch, and Matthew Maguire
Thursday, February 17, 4:00–5:00 p.m.
Theater Lab, Schwartz Center
Free, no reservations required.

Brave New Works Reading of The Fifth Great Ape by Kenneth Weitzman & Out of Hand Theater, directed by Ariel de Man
Friday, February 20
7:00 p.m.
Theater Lab, Schwartz Center
Free, reservations required. Call the Arts at Emory Box Office at 404.727.5050 to secure reservations.

Brave New Works Reading of Wax Wings by Matthew Maguire and Dr. Tatiana's Sex Advice to All Creation, based on the book by Olivia Judson, adapted by John Walch
Saturday, February 21
5:00 p.m.
Theater Lab, Schwartz Center
Free, reservations required. Call the Arts at Emory Box Office at 404.727.5050 to secure reservations.

The Evolution Project: Faculty and Guest Artist Dance Concert featuring "How the Human Got Its Big Head" by faculty member Lori Teague and "Big Eater (heart of glass)" by New York choreographer David Neumann
February 26–28
8:00 p.m.
Dance Studio, Schwartz Center
Free, reservations required. Call the Arts at Emory Box Office at 404.727.5050 to secure reservations.

Organized by the Emory College Center for Creativity & Arts. Funded by the Emory University Creativity & Arts Strategic Initiative.

More information

Emory Center for Creativity & Arts Calendar

Arts at Emory Newsroom: latest Evolving Arts news release

Emory Report story about the Evolving Arts Festival

Brave New Works Emory Report story including some information about Evolving Arts Festival Plays