College of Visual and Performing Arts (VPA) Events

Ongoing

January 28, 2020

Sonny Kelly

Sonny Kelly Presents “The Talk”

January 28, 2020 at 6:30pm9:00pm

Grant Auditorium

The Talk is a one-man performance by Sonny Kelly that draws on the voices of ancestors, elders, youths, and intellectuals to engage in the difficult conversations that we must have with our children…

January 30, 2020

Transmedia Photography Annual 2020 Exhibition | Reception

January 30, 2020 at 5:00pm7:00pm

Light Work, Hallway Gallery

Light Work is pleased to present the “2020 Transmedia Photography Annual” exhibition, featuring photographs by seniors from the Art Photography program in the Department of Transmedia in…

Shannon Goff art.

Shannon Goff | Visiting Artist Lecture Series

January 30, 2020 at 6:30pm8:00pm

Shaffer Art Building, Shemin Auditorium

Detroit native Shannon Goff is an artist preoccupied with the privilege of movement. She makes objects from cardboard and clay but her work, however, is heavily rooted in the practice of drawing.…

January 31, 2020

Organ.

Theresa Chen, piano; Jonathan Embry, organ | Setnor Guest Artist Series

January 31, 2020 at 8:00pm9:30pm

Crouse College, Setnor Auditorium

Setnor School of Music faculty member, Theresa Chen, and alum Jonathan Embry perform an organ recital on the historic Holtkamp Organ. Live Streaming This event will be streamed live. Please note that…

February 6, 2020

Camptown Ladies

Becca Stadtlander | Visiting Artist Lecture Series

February 6, 2020 at 6:30pm7:30pm

Shaffer Art Building, Shemin Auditorium

Becca Stadtlander is an illustrator and fine artist, inspired by the beauty of everyday objects, the comforts of home, and the lush colors and landscapes of far off places.  Her work is featured in…

February 13, 2020

Caruth ritual reckoning

Nicole Caruth | Visiting Artist Lecture Series

February 13, 2020 at 6:30pm7:30pm

Shaffer Art Building, Shemin Auditorium

Nicole J. Caruth is an independent curator and writer whose work examines place and identity. She works with contemporary artists in gallery contexts and public spaces, organizing exhibitions such…

February 14, 2020

Romeo and Juliet Show Poster

Romeo and Juliet

February 14, 2020 at 8:00amFebruary 22, 2020 at 5:00pm

Syracuse Stage, Storch Theatre

A grudge so ancient that its origins are never revealed brings tragedy to two families and untimely death to two young lovers. Four hundred years ago Shakespeare understood how intolerance begets…

Shaffer in the snow

JCM: Amanda Gabriel | Setnor Student Recital Series

February 14, 2020 at 5:30pm6:15pm

Shaffer Art Building, Shemin Auditorium

Amanda Gabriel, a student in the Setnor School of Music, performs.

February 18, 2020

Crouse in winter at night.

Setnor School of Music Student Recital

February 18, 2020 at 5:00pm6:00pm

Crouse College, Setnor Auditorium

Setnor School of Music students perform. Live Streaming This event will be streamed live. Please note that the video player will not become active until immediately prior to the concert’s start…

February 20, 2020

Like a radio

Shelley Thorstensen | Visiting Artist Lecture Series

February 20, 2020 at 6:30pm7:30pm

Shaffer Art Building, Shemin Auditorium

Shelley Thorstensen was born in Oklahoma, and as a young child of military parents, lived in Austria and Germany, finally settling in New Jersey. She now lives in Oxford, PA and is the Director of…

February 21, 2020

Julie Coggiola

JCM Exposed: Julie Coggiola | Setnor Student Recital Series

February 21, 2020 at 5:30pm6:30pm

Shaffer Art Building, Shemin Auditorium

Julie Coggiola, a Setnor School of Music student, performs.

February 22, 2020

Crouse in winter, day.

Sarah Caporin, trumpet & Caitlyn Krueger, flute | Setnor Student Recital Series

February 22, 2020 at 2:00pm3:00pm

Crouse College, Setnor Auditorium

Sarah Caporin and Caitlyn Krueger, students in the Setnor School of Music, perform. Live Streaming This event will be streamed live. Please note that the video player will not become active until…

Banks and Bjerken

Steven Banks & Xak Bjerken | Setnor Guest Artist Series

February 22, 2020 at 8:00pm9:00pm

Crouse College, Setnor Auditorium

Guest Artist Steven Banks, with pianist Xak Bjerken perform. Live Streaming This event will be streamed live. Please note that the video player will not become active until immediately prior to the…

February 23, 2020

Crouse College.

Elizabeth McCrohan, voice & Natalie Pereira, voice | Setnor Student Recital Series

February 23, 2020 at 5:00pm6:00pm

Crouse College, Setnor Auditorium

Elizabeth McCrohan and Natalie Pereira, students in the Setnor School of Music, perform. Live Streaming This event will be streamed live. Please note that the video player will not become active…

February 27, 2020

Party platter back.

Michelle Erickson | Visiting Artist Lecture Series

February 27, 2020 at 6:30pm7:30pm

Shaffer Art Building, Shemin Auditorium

Michelle Erickson has a BFA from the College of William and Mary and is an independent ceramic artist and scholar.  Internationally recognized for her mastery of colonial era ceramic techniques her…

The Akropolis Quintet.

Akropolis Reed Quintet, SU Wind Ensemble, SU Concert Band | Setnor Guest Artist Series

February 27, 2020 at 8:00pm10:00pm

Crouse College, Setnor Auditorium

The Akropolis Reed Quintet performs with the SU Wind Ensemble under the Direction of Dr. Bradley P. Ethington and Dr. Timothy Diem, and the SU Concert Band under the Direction of Dr. Timothy Diem…

February 28, 2020

Saxophone closeup.

JCM: The Dai Wan Za Mo Project | Setnor Guest Artist Series

February 28, 2020 at 8:00pm9:00pm

Shaffer Art Building, Shemin Auditorium

The Dai Wan Za Mo Project, originated from “Taiwanese Ladies” in Taiwanese Hokkien language, is an all-female combo featuring Taiwanese jazz musicians who are active in the US. The primary music…

February 29, 2020

Setnor Auditorium stage.

Anxhela Janaqi, piano | Setnor Student Recital Series

February 29, 2020 at 11:00am12:00pm

Crouse College, Setnor Auditorium

Anxhela Janaqi, a student in the Setnor School of Music, performs. Live Streaming This event will be streamed live. Please note that the video player will not become active until immediately prior to…

Shaffer Art Building in the winter.

JCM: Vocal Jazz and Morton Schiff Jazz Ensemble | Setnor Ensemble Series

February 29, 2020 at 1:00pm2:00pm

Shaffer Art Building, Shemin Auditorium

Syracuse University Vocal Jazz Groups perform under the direction of Jeffrey Welcher. The Morton Schiff Jazz Ensemble performs under the direction of Dr. John Coggiola.

March 1, 2020

Setnor auditorium ceiling.

Nieves Villasenor, conducting | Setnor Student Recital Series

March 1, 2020 at 5:00pm6:00pm

Crouse College, Shemin Auditorium

Nieves Villasenor, a student in the Setnor School of Music, performs. Live Streaming This event will be streamed live. Please note that the video player will not become active until immediately prior…