Fine Arts

  • Music Mondays season starts Oct. 12

    Sep 28, 2015

    The 2015-2016 Music Mondays season at Cornell College begins Oct. 12 with a performance by Ensemble Schumann at 7:30 p.m. in King Chapel.

  • 2015-16 Fine Arts Calendar

    Aug 7, 2015

    Cornell College’s 2015-16 fine arts schedule includes art exhibitions by alumni and students, musical performances by world-renowned ensembles, and three theatre productions, including the Tennessee Williams classic “The Glass Menagarie.”

  • “Pictures at an Exhibition” premieres April 24

    Apr 20, 2015

    “Pictures at an Exhibition,” a world-premiere devised theatre production will open April 24 at 7:30 p.m.

  • Orchestra concert April 24

    Apr 20, 2015

    The Cornell College Orchestra will perform in a concert on Friday, April 24, at 7:30 p.m. in King Chapel.

  • 5 senior art shows open April 12

    Apr 7, 2015

    Five Cornell College seniors will present their senior thesis art exhibits starting April 12.

  • Machinal opens Feb. 20

    Feb 20, 2015

    The Cornell College theatre department’s production of “Machinal,” considered on of the greatest examples of Expressionist theatre, runs Feb. 20, 21, 27, and 28 at 7:30 p.m. and Feb. 22 at 2 p.m. in Kimmel Theatre.

  • Expert puppeteers coming to campus

    Dec 22, 2014

    Three nationally recognized puppeteers from the Puppet Kitchen in New York City will be in residency at Cornell College this spring. They will teach courses, work with students, and direct a play based on Russian composer Modest Mussorgsky’s 1874 “Pictures at an Exhibition.”

  • Krag exhibit at Cornell through Nov. 30

    Nov 13, 2014

    “Gillian Pederson Krag: Paintings & Etchings” is currently on exhibit at the Peter Paul Luce Gallery in McWethy Hall at Cornell College through Nov. 30, 2014. Krag will give an artist’s lecture at 2 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 30, McWethy Hall, room 222, with an artist’s reception and book signing to follow.

  • Almost, Maine starting Nov. 7

    Oct 23, 2014

    The Theatre Department at Cornell College is presenting “Almost, Maine,” a romantic comedy written by John Cariani starting Nov. 7 in Kimmel Theatre.

  • High school students welcome to Audition 101

    Sep 25, 2014

    High school students who plan to audition for college music or theatre scholarships will learn valuable tips at Audition 101: A Crash Course in Preparing for Your College Performing Arts Scholarship Audition on Sunday, Oct. 12, at Cornell College.

  • Art show features current, emeriti faculty

    Aug 28, 2014

    A show featuring Cornell Studio Art & Emeriti faculty will be exhibited at the Peter Paul Luce Gallery at Cornell College from Sunday, Sept. 7 through Oct. 19.

  • 2014-15 Fine Arts Calendar

    Aug 25, 2014

    Cornell’s fine arts events for 2014-2015 include a performance by Quink, a collaboration between the Cornell Theatre Department and NYC’s Puppet Kitchen , a Cornell Studio & Emeriti Art Faculty Exhibition, and the annual holiday choral concert.

  • Cornell College concert features piece that combines physics, philosophy and music

    Apr 7, 2014

    The Cornell Chamber Orchestra and Concert Choir will perform “QED: Engaging Richard Feynman” at 7 p.m. Sunday, April 27, in King Chapel. This is only the second time this ambitious piece has been performed.

  • Sacred Heart Archive in weeklong residency

    Apr 1, 2014

    Members of the Sacred Heart Archive are on campus for a week-long residency to support the ensemble cast of “Here and Now.” The residency will conclude with two workshops and a showing of the company’s devised production, “The Key Said Run and the Door Said Fly.” This free performance will be held on Saturday April 5 at 7:30 p.m. in Kimmel and will be followed by a post-show discussion open to the public.

  • Senior art exhibits open April 6

    Mar 28, 2014

    Senior thesis art exhibits will open on April 6 in the Peter Paul Luce Gallery at Cornell College. The show, which opens with a reception from 2-4 p.m. on April 6, will feature the works of Hannah Wilber, Katelynn Paul, Kathleen O’Connor, and Patrick Loughlin.