• Sunday, July 08, 2018 | 02:30pm

    An Afternoon with Ellis Paul

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    Some artists document their lives through their music, while others chronicle their times. It’s a rare artist who can do both, telling their own story through songs that also encapsulate the essence of people and places who have helped define their era overall.



    Location: Amphitheater

     

  • Sunday, July 08, 2018 | 08:00pm

    Chautauqua Theater Company: An Octoroon

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    In 1859, Dion Boucicault wrote a hit melodrama about the fate of an Octoroon woman in the antebellum south. Today, BJJ (a young black playwright) can’t get the story out of his head and writes his own version. But when the actors in his adaptation quit, BJJ takes on the role of the racist plantation overseer himself.



    Location: Bratton Theater

     

  • Monday, July 09, 2018 | 09:15am

    Rev. David Goatley

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    Rev. Dr. David Emmanuel Goatley is the executive secretary-treasurer for Lott Carey, a global Christian missional community founded in 1897, which helps churches to extend the Christian witness throughout the world.

    Sun., July 8 at 10:45am | Mon., July 9 – Fri., July 13 at 9:15am



    Location: Amphitheater

     

  • Monday, July 09, 2018 | 10:45am

    Jill Vialet

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    Founder and CEO, Playworks

    Jill Vialet founded Playworks in 1996, in two schools in Berkeley, California. Since then, Playworks has become the leading national nonprofit...



    Location: Amphitheater

     

  • Monday, July 09, 2018 | 02:00pm

    Rabbi Samuel M. Stahl and Rabbi Zalman Vilenkin

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    Rabbi Samuel M. Stahl became Rabbi Emeritus of Temple Beth‑El, in San Antonio, Texas, in 2002, where for 26 years he had served as the Temple’s Senior Rabbi. Rabbi Zalman Vilenkin studied in Israel for 5 years and later at the Talmudical Seminary of Brooklyn, NY.



    Location: Hall of Philosophy

     

  • Monday, July 09, 2018 | 04:00pm

    Krakauer-Tagg Duo: Voyages

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    Widely considered to be one of the greatest clarinetists on the planet, David Krakauer has emerged during the last decade as an electrifying symphonic soloist who brings his singular sound and powerful approach to the concert stage.



    Location: Lenna Hall

     

  • Monday, July 09, 2018 | 08:15pm

    School of Music: Music School Festival Orchestra

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    Timothy Muffit, music director and conductor



    Location: Amphitheater

     

  • Tuesday, July 10, 2018 | 09:15am

    Rev. David Goatley

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    Rev. Dr. David Emmanuel Goatley is the executive secretary-treasurer for Lott Carey, a global Christian missional community founded in 1897, which helps churches to extend the Christian witness throughout the world.

    Sun., July 8 at 10:45am | Mon., July 9 – Fri., July 13 at 9:15am



    Location: Amphitheater

     

  • Tuesday, July 10, 2018 | 10:45am

    Steven Johnson

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    Author, Wonderland: How Play Made the Modern World

    Steven Johnson is an innovator and author whose most recent book, Wonderland: How Play Made the Modern World, revolves around the creative power of play: ideas and innovations that set into motion the many momentous changes in science, technology, politics...



    Location: Amphitheater

     

  • Tuesday, July 10, 2018 | 02:00pm

    Hussein Rashid

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    Hussein Rashid, PhD, is an adjunct faculty member in Barnard College’s Department of Religion. He teaches courses on Islam, and religion and popular culture.



    Location: Hall of Philosophy

     

  • Tuesday, July 10, 2018 | 05:00pm

    Ellis Paul: “The Hero in You”

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    Shows at 5 & 7 p.m. | The Hero In You is Ellis Paul’s 17th album, which has inspired a book published by the Albert Whitman & Company, a prestigious publisher of children’s books. Inspired by the educational music in “Schoolhouse Rock!,” Ellis recorded The Hero In You to educate the children on...



    Location: Smith-Wilkes Hall

     

  • Tuesday, July 10, 2018 | 07:00pm

    Ellis Paul: “The Hero in You”

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    Shows at 5 & 7 p.m. | The Hero In You is Ellis Paul’s 17th album, which has inspired a book published by the Albert Whitman & Company, a prestigious publisher of children’s books. Inspired by the educational music in “Schoolhouse Rock!,” Ellis recorded The Hero In You to educate the children on...



    Location: Smith-Wilkes Hall

     

  • Tuesday, July 10, 2018 | 07:00pm

    Lisa Corinne Davis, VACI Lecture Series

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    Lisa Corinne Davis, Faculty, Hunter College, CUNY



    Location: Hultquist Center

     

  • Tuesday, July 10, 2018 | 08:15pm

    Chautauqua Symphony Orchestra: "An Evening of Klezmer"

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    Into the Music Series No. 1: Rossen Milanov, conductor | David Krakauer, clarinet

    Repertoire: Johann Strauss II: Csárdás from Ritter PázmánOsvaldo Golijov: K'vakaratArr. Krakauer: Der Gasn NignArr. Krakauer: Synagogue WailArr. Krakauer: Der Heyser Bulgar; Franz Liszt/Arr. Müller-Berghaus: Hungarian Rhapsody No. 2, S. 244/2



    Location: Amphitheater

     

  • Tuesday, July 10, 2018 | 10:00pm

    Chautauqua Opera Young Artist Open-Mic Night #1

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    Get to know the Chautauqua Opera Young Artists better as they present a curated concert of diverse selections in a laid-back setting.



    Location: Athenaeum Parlor

     

  • Wednesday, July 11, 2018 | 08:15am

    Charlotte Ballet: "Made in Charlotte"

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    Charlotte Ballet presents a selection of bespoke commissions highlighting the unique versatility of the company. In her first season as artistic director, Hope Muir has engaged many new choreographers to create works for Charlotte Ballet. With a wide range of backgrounds and experiences, these new choreographic voices will inspire, delight and amaze.



    Location: Amphitheater

     

  • Wednesday, July 11, 2018 | 09:15am

    Rev. David Goatley

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    Rev. Dr. David Emmanuel Goatley is the executive secretary-treasurer for Lott Carey, a global Christian missional community founded in 1897, which helps churches to extend the Christian witness throughout the world.

    Sun., July 8 at 10:45am | Mon., July 9 – Fri., July 13 at 9:15am



    Location: Amphitheater

     

  • Wednesday, July 11, 2018 | 10:45am

    Peter Gray

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    Research professor of psychology, Boston College

    Peter Gray is a research professor of psychology at Boston College, where his fields include children’s play; self-directed learning; evolutionary psychology, developmental psychology...



    Location: Amphitheater

     

  • Wednesday, July 11, 2018 | 02:00pm

    Dr. Vasudha Narayanan

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    Vasudha Narayanan is Distinguished Professor in the Department of Religion at the University of Florida and a past President of the American Academy of Religion (2001-2002). She was educated at the Universities of Madras and Bombay in India, and at Harvard University.



    Location: Hall of Philosophy

     

  • Thursday, July 12, 2018 | 09:15am

    Rev. David Goatley

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    Rev. Dr. David Emmanuel Goatley is the executive secretary-treasurer for Lott Carey, a global Christian missional community founded in 1897, which helps churches to extend the Christian witness throughout the world.

    Sun., July 8 at 10:45am | Mon., July 9 – Fri., July 13 at 9:15am



    Location: Amphitheater