Tuesday, January 30, 2018

COMING UP @ WILLIAM PATERSON UNIVERSITY

The State Ballet Theatre of Russia presents

Swan Lake
Music by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Choreography by Marius Petipa and Lev Ivanov

WHEN: FEBRUARY 7, 7:30 PM
WHERE:
William Paterson University, Shea Center, 300 Pompton Ave., Wayne
TICKETS: Gold Circle $65; Rear Orchestra $55; Loge $45; Rear Loge $35

The State Ballet Theatre of Russia, now under the direction of award-winning dancer and Moiseyev dance company soloist Nikolay Anokhin, presents one of the greatest classical ballets of all time. This full-scale production features some of Russia's brightest ballet stars to bring this romantic tale of true love to glorious life!

Food for Thought presents
Jen Chapin Trio

WHEN: FEBRUARY 23, 8:00 PM
TICKETS:
$25

Jen Chapin's music is described as urban folk music with a jazzy edge that reflects her musical upbringing and passionate activism through work with WhyHunger (founded by her late father, singer/songwriter Harry Chapin).


The 39th Distinguished Lecturer Series, in conjunction with Food for Thought, presents

An Evening with American Chef and Farm-to-Table Activist Alice Waters

WHEN: MARCH 2, 7:30 PM
TICKETS: $28

Chatham, NJ native Alice Waters is internationally recognized as the pioneer of a farm-to-table movement that advocates for organic, sustainable, and locally sourced food for everyone. Waters' restaurant, Chez Panisse, is ranked among the "World's 50 Best Restaurants," and her commitment to finding the highest-quality ingredients has created a network of farmers and purveyors dedicated to viable agriculture. Waters has authored ten books, including her memoir Coming to My Senses, which will be available for purchase.

Book signing immediately follows lecture.