27Apr

Dwell in Other Futures: Art / Urbanism / Midwest

  • Friday, April 27, 2018

Dwell in Other Futures is a two-day festival of art and ideas that explores the collisions of race, urbanism and futurism, providing a platform for alternate visions for the St. Louis to come.

25Apr

Risky Refuges: Gay and Lesbian Bars in St. Louis, 1930s–1960s

  • Wednesday, April 25, 2018 • 7:00 pm
  • AT&T Multipurpose Room, Missouri History Museum, 5700 Lindell Blvd

AT&T Foundation Multipurpose Room, Missouri History Museum April 25, 2018  | 7:00 PM In the middle of the 20th century, St. Louis’s gay and lesbian bars were risky refuges. In a city that was often hostile to LGBTQ people, these drinking establishments offered their customers a vital space to meet, mingle, and build community. However, these  bars […]

21Apr

Aunt Dan and Lemon

  • Saturday, April 21, 2018 • 8:00 pm
  • A.E. Hotchner Studio Theatre, Edison Theatre, 6465 Forsyth Blvd.

“Simply put, this is a play about how literate, civilized societies can drift en masse into beastliness and commit the most obscene acts of history.” (Frank Rich, New York Times).

20Apr

Chamber Project St. Louis presents “ECO”

  • Friday, April 20, 2018 • 8:00 pm
  • Pillsbury Theatre, 560 Music Center

A musical celebration of Earth Day Weekend featuring a world premiere by Washington University alum Katherine Bodor ’16. This program also features soprano Katherine Jolly.

20Apr

Aunt Dan and Lemon

  • Friday, April 20, 2018 • 8:00 pm
  • A.E. Hotchner Studio Theatre, Edison Theatre, 6465 Forsyth Blvd.

“Simply put, this is a play about how literate, civilized societies can drift en masse into beastliness and commit the most obscene acts of history.” (Frank Rich, New York Times).

20Apr

Ageism in America: How Stereotypes Influence Our Health and Wellbeing

  • Friday, April 20, 2018 • 8:30 am
  • Eric P. Newman Education Center (EPNEC), 320 S Euclid Ave

THe Harvey A. Friedman Center for Aging hosts the 18th Annual Friedman Lecture & Awards with keynote speaker, Becca Levy, PhD. Levy will discuss her research on psychosocial factors that influence older individuals’ cognitive and physical functioning, as well as their longevity.

20Apr

Ageism in America: How Stereotypes Influence Our Health and Wellbeing

  • Friday, April 20, 2018 • 8:30 am
  • Eric P. Newman Education Center, 320 S. Euclid Ave

The Harvey A. Friedman Center for Aging is hosting the 18th Annual Friedman Lecture & Awards. Our keynote speaker, Becca Levy, PhD, will discuss her research on psychosocial factors that influence older individuals’ cognitive and physical functioning, as well as their longevity. Levy is credited with creating a field of study that focuses on how positive and negative age stereotypes, which are assimilated from culture, can have beneficial and adverse effects on the health of older individuals.

20Apr

The Color of Policing: Youth, Education,and Activism

  • Friday, April 20, 2018

The Lowenthal Symposium Series is dedicated to understanding and improving the lives and educational experiences of urban youth. This year, the series is focusing on two institutions that are reshaping the life-chances of young people of color, namely schools and policing.

19Apr

2018 MFA First-Year Exhibition, Part 1

  • Thursday, April 19, 2018 • 6:00 pm
  • Des Lee Gallery, 1627 Washington Ave

Join us for the opening reception of the first of two exhibitions of work by first-year MFA students. Featuring work by Greg Bailey, Jen Everett, Elliot Head, Rachel Lebo, Bryan Page, Cora Rozencohn, Janie Stamm, and Lingrong Wang.