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Event Calendar for Schwartz Center for Performing Arts

April 12 - May 12, 2024

Friday, April 12, 2024

Victoria Pihl Sørensen headshot  Alt text for poster: Performing and Media Arts Presentation Series (PMAPS) Colloquium: Victoria Pihl Sørensen  Friday, April 12, 3pm. Schwartz Center for the Performing Arts, Film Forum, 430 College Ave, Ithaca NY.  Victoria Pihl Sorensen, a PhD Candidate in PMA, will present her research surrounding the relationship between Danish social democracy and eugenics. Her talk will delve into what has contributed to the marginalization of specific demographics within the context of Danish popular culture.  Free and Open to the Public.

Join the Department of Performing and Media Arts for PMAPS Colloquium: Victoria Pihl Sørensen on Friday, April 12 at 3:00 p.m. in the Film Forum, Schwartz...

Branden Buehler Author Photo

ABOUT THE BOOK: Front office executives have become high-profile commentators, movie and video game protagonists, and role models for a generation raised in...

Saturday, April 13, 2024

Screening of "Israelism" & discussion with the filmmaker

Cornell's Jewish Voice for Peace will be screening the film Israelism followed by a discussion with filmmaker Erin Axelman.

Tuesday, April 16, 2024

Thumbnail of Marvin Carlson sitting in a seat alone in the orchestra section of the Kiplinger Theatre, against a red background and yellow light over the event title.  Sixty Years of Theatre Studies: A Talk by Dr. Marvin Carlson ‘61  Tuesday, April 16, 4:30 PM.  Schwartz Center for the Performing Arts, Room 124, 430 College Ave, Ithaca NY.  A reception will follow. In addition to the talk, Dr. Carlson will present the Marvin Carlson Award to the winner of this year’s prize. Free and Open to the Public.

Join the Department of Performing and Media Arts for Sixty Years of Theatre Studies: A Talk by Dr. Marvin Carlson ’61 on Tuesday, April 16 at 4:30 pm, in...

Thursday, April 18, 2024

A still from Branché, a short film by Janique L. Robillard and Eric Bates, where a person is doing a cartwheel in grass with trees in the background  Dance on Camera Festival Shorts Program: A Curated Screening of Short Dance Films. Followed by a Talkback with Shawn Bible, Executive Producer of Dance of Camera Festival. Thursday, April 18, 7:30 PM – 9:00 PM. Film Forum, Schwartz Center for the Performing Arts, 430 College Ave, Ithaca, NY. Get your free tickets at pma.cornell.edu/tickets.   Dance Film Lab. Friday, April 19, 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM. Film Forum, Schwartz Center. Hosted by Shawn Bible, President of the Dance Film Association.

Join the Department of Performing and Media Arts for the Dance on Camera Festival Shorts Program: A Curated Screening of Short Dance Films, followed by a...

Friday, April 19, 2024

Person at front of stage reaching up with one hand, and person at rear of stage facing away from the audience holding their shoulder.

Join the Department of Performing and Media Arts for the Dance Film Lab, on Friday, April 19, from 11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m., in the Film Forum, Schwartz...

On left, Paige Chung headshot. On right, Lauryn Jones headshot.

Join the Department of Performing and Media Arts for PMAPS Colloquium: Don’t Call it a Comeback, Call it a Renaissance: Hip-Hop and Country Music with Paige...

Monday, April 22, 2024

uSPARK Competition: Living Labs Edition

We invite student teams from Cornell Engineering to participate in this semester’s Undergraduate Scholars Present About Research and Knowledge (uSPARK)...

Wednesday, April 24, 2024

An Archive of Touch by Joshua Biggs: CU Music

An Archive of Touch (2024) is inspired by the notion that the phenomenon, perception, and materiality of sound is only a shorthand for touch. Sound is touch...

Thursday, April 25, 2024

An Archive of Touch by Joshua Biggs: CU Music

An Archive of Touch (2024) is inspired by the notion that the phenomenon, perception, and materiality of sound is only a shorthand for touch. Sound is touch...

A close-up of PMA students Wei Jian Cheng, Molly Hudson, Irene Kim, Isabel Padilla, Taylor Pryor and Eliza Salaman, dressed in black, grouped together in a movement pose, with a silver foil prop along the edge.

In culmination of the yearlong Choreographing Justice Series and Cornell University’s Freedom of Expression Theme Year, the Department of Performing and...

Friday, April 26, 2024

An Archive of Touch by Joshua Biggs: CU Music

An Archive of Touch (2024) is inspired by the notion that the phenomenon, perception, and materiality of sound is only a shorthand for touch. Sound is touch...

A close-up of PMA students Wei Jian Cheng, Molly Hudson, Irene Kim, Isabel Padilla, Taylor Pryor and Eliza Salaman, dressed in black, grouped together in a movement pose, with a silver foil prop along the edge.

In culmination of the yearlong Choreographing Justice Series and Cornell University’s Freedom of Expression Theme Year, the Department of Performing and...

Saturday, April 27, 2024

A close-up of PMA students Wei Jian Cheng, Molly Hudson, Irene Kim, Isabel Padilla, Taylor Pryor and Eliza Salaman, dressed in black, grouped together in a movement pose, with a silver foil prop along the edge.

In culmination of the yearlong Choreographing Justice Series and Cornell University’s Freedom of Expression Theme Year, the Department of Performing and...

Friday, May 3, 2024

Department of Performing and Media Arts

​​​​​Save the date! Come and enjoy our incredibly talented PMA Senior Class, as they present the PMA Honors Film Screening. These incredible films represent...

Friday, May 10, 2024

Department of Performing and Media Arts

​​​​​Join us for an unforgettable cinematic experience as we celebrate the creativity and vision of budding filmmakers! Our student film screening promises...