The Program in Visual Arts presents new work by students in introductory drawing courses led by Eve Aschheim and Troy Michie. FREE; open to Princeton students, faculty and staff.
In the backyard of her father’s house, 25-year-old Catherine has been caring for her father who was a brilliant and mentally ill mathematician. Now that he has passed, his former student, Hal, and her sister, Claire, have come to collect Catherine and the remains of her father’s legacy. Has he left anything brilliant? Has his illness/genius passed down to her? Theater senior Juliana Pulsinelli '22 leads the ensemble as Catherine in this Pulitzer Prize-winning play exploring family, grief, emotional and mental health and fragility, and genius. Directed by faculty member Vivia Font. FREE; tickets required. Open to University students, faculty and staff.
“Piranesi on the Page,” Princeton University Library’s latest exhibition, tells the story of how Giovanni Battista Piranesi, the foremost printmaker in 18th-century Europe, made the book the center of his artistic production. On view through December 5 in the Ellen and Leonard Milberg Gallery, located in the Firestone Library lobby. Open 12-6 daily for University community with ID. Public welcome via reservation on Thurs. from 3-6 PM and Fri.-Sun. from 12-3 PM. Reservations are for 50-minutes each and can be made on library.princeton.edu. All visitors must be fully vaccinated. FREE
Interested in learning computer drafting software to improve your ability to communicate your design work in theater, film, TV, live entertainment and other venues? Faculty member Tess James will offer Introductory Workshops for absolute beginners, and next level workshops for lighting design students, using the Vectorworks software. Free and open to all Princeton students; RSVP to email@example.com.
NOTE: The workshop on December 16 has been canceled. Professional director and choreographer and Princeton Arts Fellow Will Davis embarks on a new project including workshop sessions for students to join in the studio and participate in developing aspects of the show. Conversations follow with Davis and guest designers; food provided. Open to Princeton students only.