This October at the Quick: American Music Series and More
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This October at the Quick: American Music Series and More

Don’t miss all that’s coming up at the Quick Center this October. From the American Music Series Curated by Brian Torff, to our signature town-hall style lecture series, Open VISIONS Forum, to theatre broadcast live from the National Theatre in London, to live music and dance performances -- there’s something for everyone at the Quick Center for the Arts.

 

Wednesday, Oct. 5 at 8 p.m.
ROBERT A. GEORGE
Open VISIONS Forum: Espresso
The Wien Experimental Theatre at the Quick
This event is FREE. Space is limited.
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Thursday, Oct. 6 at 7:30 p.m.
Sephardic Songs and Stories with Dan Saks
In Celebration of the Daniel Pearl World Music Days
The Wien Experimental Theatre at the Quick
Sponsored by the Carl and Dorothy Bennett Center for Judaic Studies
Contact Bennett Center at bennettcenter@fairfield.edu or call 203-254-4000, ext. 2066 for reservations.

Saturday, Oct. 8 at 11:15 a.m.
Pre-talk with Jeffrey Johnson
12 p.m. Screening
The Met Live in HD: Tristan und Isolde (Wagner)
This new production is sure to thrill audiences with the tale of love, loss, death, and betrayal.
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Thursday, Oct. 13 at 12 p.m.
Open MINDS Institute
Dr. David Gudelunas’ course begins.
“Media and Democracy: The Press, Public Opinion and the 2016 Presidential Election”
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Thursday, Oct. 13 at 2 p.m. & 7 p.m.
NT Live: The Deep Blue Sea
Helen McCrory (Medea and The Last of the Haussmans at the National Theatre, Penny Dreadful, Peaky Blinders) returns to the National Theatre in Terence Rattigan’s devastating masterpiece.
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Thursday, Oct. 13 at 6 p.m.
American Music Series Curated by Brian Torff
LISTENING SESSION: Brian Torff & Ken Druker of Motema Records. FREE and open to the public.
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Sunday, Oct. 16 at 3 p.m.
Orin Grossman & Frederic Chiu
A music program: one piano, four hands and two pianists – audience favorites Orin Grossman and Frederic Chiu return to the Quick Center stage.
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Monday, Oct. 17 at 12 p.m. (encore)
The Met: Live in HD - Tristan und Isolde (Wagner)
This new production is sure to thrill audiences with the tale of love, loss, death, and betrayal.
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Wednesday, Oct. 19 at 10 a.m.
Open MINDS Institute
Fiona Garland’s course begins.
“Power, Prestige and Piety: Art in the Venetian Renaissance”
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Thursday, Oct. 20 at 8 p.m.
Open VISIONS Forum:
Seeking a New Common Ground: The 2016 Presidential Election and the Future of America
Margaret Hoover & John Avlon
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Sunday, Oct. 23 at 8 p.m.
MARIZA
This international superstar is known as “the new face of Portuguese Fado.”
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Wednesday, Oct. 26 at 2 p.m. & 7 p.m.
NT Live: The Threepenny Opera
A darkly comedic new take on Brecht and Weill’s raucous musical broadcast live from the stage of the National Theatre.
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Friday, Oct. 28 at 8 p.m.
Open VISIONS Forum:
‘Truckin’ with The Grateful Dead: Hippies to Highbrows
An Evening with David Gans and Nicholas Meriwether Celebrate the Grateful Dead, America’s greatest road band with a musical performance and rock-inspired conversation.
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Saturday, Oct. 29 at 1:00 p.m. and 6:00 p.m.
The Met: Live in HD - Don Giovanni (Mozart)
Mozart’s approach to this classic follows the title character through duels, humor and the depths of hell.
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September 7 – October 21
Fairfield University Art Museum
Walsh Art Gallery at the Quick Center
RICK SHAEFER: The Refugee Trilogy
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Wednesday, Oct. 26 — Saturday, Oct. 29 at 8 p.m.
Saturday, Oct. 29 — Sunday, Oct. 30 at 2 p.m.
THEATRE FAIRFIELD - Student Performance
Pack of Lies by Hugh Whitemore
Patriots, Traitors, and their Next-Door Neighbors.
The Wien Experimental Theatre at the Quick
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