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JANUARY SPOTLIGHT

 

scott kelly

 

Carpenter Center

Scott Kelly

Saturday, March 9 at 8pm   
Carpenter Performing Arts Center    
Ticket Prices Vary

“The mission Scott embarked on pushed the limits of what Americans can do in space.” NBC News. Scott Kelly’s historic mission captivated the world as he reported from the International Space Station with live interviews and never before seen photos. Sharing stories from his 143 million-mile adventure, Kelly provides his candid take on persistence, resilience and self-determination with his trademark humor, and humility. An American hero who laid the groundwork for the future of space travel and exploration, Kelly will deliver a truly out-of-this-world experience!

 

Carpenter Center

BiRDMANFiLM + LiVE DRUM SCORE

Friday, March 15 at 8pm     
Carpenter Performing Arts Center    
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Experience the visually stunning 2015 Oscar winner for Best Picture by maverick director Alejandro Iñárritu accompanied live by renowned jazz drummer Antonio Sánchez, recreating his explosive, Grammy Award winning score that provides the heartbeat of the film. Birdman: Or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) is a kinetic film experience that plays like a single, continuous sequence of events, with Sánchez’s drums supplying the energy and drive that underlines the emotional weight of the story and perfectly expresses the restless intensity of the characters. Antonio Sánchez is “one of the most accomplished and in-demand drummers in jazz.” (NPR)

 

Carpenter Center

Peter Sagal – Host of NPR’s Wait, Wait…Don’t Tell Me!

Saturday, March 16 at 8pm
Carpenter Performing Arts Center    
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Celebrating 20 years of the hit NPR news quiz “Wait Wait…Don’t Tell Me!,” host Peter Segal goes behind the scenes to explore the show’s most memorable moments while taking a look at today’s news stories. Segal has quizzed everyone from Tom Hanks to then-Senator Barack Obama and Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer while working alongside the wittiest comedians and journalists in radio from Paula Poundstone to CBS’s Mo Rocca. Now also the host of PBS’ new series CONSTITUTION USA, Sagal provides insightful and colorful commentary on how the Constitution works, and its vital relevance today in an entertaining and thought-provoking evening.

 

CSULB Dance

Senior Dance Colloquium

May 7 at 6:30pm
Martha Knoebel Dance Theater        
Free Admission (limited seating – first come/first served)

Graduating BFA dance majors speak about their Senior Seminar Projects that took place throughout the Long Beach community during Spring 2019 and reflect upon their artistic education at CSULB.  For more information, contact Rebecca Lemme at Rebecca.Lemme@csulb.edu.

 

CSULB Film and Electronic Arts

Annual Student Film Showcases

Saturday, May 18 at 7pm
University Theatre     
Free Admission

Sunday, May 19 at 1pm
Carpenter Performing Arts Center    
Free Admission