Embry-Riddle's 2012-2013 Arts & Letters Series: Lindbergh to Phantom, Twelfth Night to Early Universe, and More
Daytona Beach, FL, October 17, 2012
The Arts and Letters Series at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University is back for the 2012-2013 academic year with a lineup of events in art, cinema, dance, drama, music and science.
Unless noted otherwise, all events are free and take place at 7 p.m. in the Willie Miller Instructional Center Auditorium on Embry-Riddle’s Daytona Beach campus, located at 600 S. Clyde Morris Blvd.
For more information, visit http://erau.edu/arts or call Beth Smith at (386) 226-6668.
Schedule of Events:
Charles Lindbergh Lone Eagle
Noted stage and television actor Steve Carroll in his one-man show on one of America's most beloved heroes. Hailed as "brilliant" and "mesmerizing," it's also endorsed by The Carles A. and Anne Morrow Lindbergh Foundation. $5.00 donation at the door; free with Eagle Card.
Friday, October 26, 2012
Silent Movie Night - The Phantom of the Opera
Experience silent film the way it was meant to be enjoyed, with live accompaniment by renowned musician Tom Hoehn. Back by popular demand! (will also include a bonus short comic film) $5.00 donation at the door; free with Eagle Card
Monday, November 5, 2012
American Shakespeare Center - Twelfth Night
Once again, Dr. John Johnson’s office sponsors this “shamelessly entertaining” Shakespearean troupe. Proceeded by a catered reception for early arrivals. $5.00 donation at the door; free with Eagle Card
Friday, February 1, 2013
Interflight Studio - an exhibit of aviation-related art
An exhibit of aviation related art run by Embry-Riddle alumnus, Oscar Garcia, this Miami-based museum is the only one of its kind in the country. Artists will be available to explain their inspiration; with sales and a catered reception.
Will take place in the College Of Aviation Building in both Atria.
Friday, February 15, 2013
Riddles Got Talent
Join us for our fourth annual talent show featuring our gifted students, staff, and faculty members. Past shows have included everything from jazz musicians to break dancing and have been well-attended and wildly successful.
Monday March 4, 2013
Women on the Page Stage and Screen
Back by popular demand, this thought-provoking film, combined with live performances, will entertain as well as inform. We guarantee you'll have fun. In honor of Women's History Month.
Wednesday, March 27, 2013
12th Annual Elston Gravitation Lecture
The 12th Annual Elston Gravitation lecture will be presented by Dr. Abhay Ashtekar on "The Very Early Universe, Origin of Space, Time, and Cosmic Structure". Its sure to be a fascinating presentation by the holder of the Eberly Family Chair in physics and director of the Penn State Institute for Gravitation and the Cosmos.
Saturday, March 30, 2013
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