CHICOPERFORMANCES On behalf of Chico Performances, we welcome you to our beautiful campus. We are committed to providing arts experiences that enrich our community of students, art patrons, children, and all who wish to connect with the arts or with an idea. It is our sincere pleasure to provide the opportunity and we hope that you will join us. See you at the show! LECTURES A university campus is a place of discovery where learners, young and old and from all walks of life, come to expand their knowledge of the world a form their own opinions. The President’s Distinguished Lecture Series features scholars, authors, adventurers, and artists all committed to the power an idea has to affect and even change the course of human kind. SCHOOLOFTHEARTS Students in the performing arts are dedicated to the pursuit of excellence as they act, play, sing, and dance. School of the Arts performances are opportunities to showcase their music, dance, and theatrical works. We invite you to see and hear the fine ensembles and performance groups of Chico State. Join us! MUSEUMSANDGALLERIES Our museums and galleries provide opportunities to explore arts and ideas, and facilitate scientific and philosophical discoveries. Through innovative exhibitions and programs, we engage and inspire the intellectual and creative life of the University, Chico, and our North State community. NORTHSTATESYMPHONY Welcome to our 2018–19 concert season! Maestro Scott Seaton begins his third season as music director of the North State Symphony with an exciting lineup of concerts, featuring beloved masterworks and pops concert fun! You will hear classical blockbusters, exciting new works, and world-renowned guest soloists. There is something for everyone this season—see you at the symphony! 3 TICKETS | 530.898.6333 • • • 2018–2019ARTS+IDEAS Arts+Ideas is published by the Office of University Public Engagement and the College of Humanities and Fine Arts, California State University, Chico. Publication Coordinator: Daran Goodsell Publication Design: Gail Vanderhoof June 2018 All images used with permission. Events, prices, dates, and times are subject to change. ChicoPerformances 4–21 FieldTrips 22 ChicoPerformancesOutreach 23 ChicoPerformances Member/DonorProgram 24–25 LectureSeries 26–28 OrderingTickets 29 Pull-outCalendar 30–31 VenueInformation 32 NorthStatePublicRadio 33 SchooloftheArtsPerformances 34–47 DonorsMakingaDifference 48–49 ValeneL.SmithMuseumof Anthropology 50–51 GatewayScienceMuseum 52–53 TheJanetTurnerPrintMuseum 54–55 JackiHeadleyUniversity ArtGallery 56–57 NorthStateSymphony 58–59 34 26 4 ChicoPerformances Lectures SchooloftheArts 58 NorthStateSymphony 50 MuseumsandGalleries Cover images (clockwise): Dustbowl Revival (p. 19), Complexions Contemporary Ballet (p. 7), Robert Earl Keen and Lyle Lovett (p. 11) School of the Arts and the University Box Office receive funding from