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Art: Gallery
Rudy Shepherd | A Meditation on this Age of Struggle and Strife
In this exhibition of roughly 100 portraits, Shepherd re-presents people from the media cycle from 2017 through last week. We see criminals, victims of crime, politicians, heroes, artists and others caught up in the press, drawn equally.
Penn State University – HUB-Robeson Center
University Park, PA

Mon 10/14/19 - Sun 11/10/19 at 10am-6pm
Art: Gallery, Art Show
We Never Left: Artists of Southeastern Indian Tribes
The exhibition celebrates contemporary artists descended from American Indians who, against all odds, remained in the Southeast. In the HUB Gallery.
Penn State University – HUB-Robeson Center
University Park, PA

Mon 10/14/19 - Sun 11/3/19 at 10am-6pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
2019 Bennett Lecture in Prevention Science Mindfulness-Based Interventions for Addiction: Making a Better Band-Aid®
This talk will provide an overview of the addiction relapse process, how addiction is particularly difficult to treat because of the relapse cycle, and how mindfulness skills may be used to increase awareness of triggers and automatic reactions in the serv...
Penn State University — Henderson Building
University Park, PA

Tue 10/15/19 at 4pm-5pm
Special Event: Film, Community Event, Green/Environmental, Education
The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind Free Film Screening
What would you risk to be given the chance to go to school? Your family? Your friends? For many in the U.S. we do not have to consider these alternatives. But for William Kamkwamba, access to education has never been a given. The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind...
Penn State University – HUB-Robeson Center
University Park, PA

Wed 10/16/19 at 7pm-9pm
Art: Gallery
We Never Left: Artists of Southeastern Indian Tribes Reception
The reception is free for the public and free food will be offered. This exhibition celebrates contemporary artists descended from American Indians who, against all odds, remained in the Southeast.
Penn State University – HUB-Robeson Center
University Park, PA

Wed 10/16/19 at 4pm-6pm
Music: Classical, Chamber Music
Academy of St. Martin in the Fields Chamber Ensemble
Drawn from the principal players of London’s world-renowned Academy of St. Martin in the Fields chamber orchestra and led by violinist Tomo Keller, the chamber ensemble performs in all shapes and sizes. For this concert, it will perform as an octet and a s...
Penn State University – Schwab Auditorium
University Park, PA

Thu 10/17/19 at 7:30pm-10pm
Special Event: Talks/Lectures
Author Meets Critics
The Penn State Rock Ethics Institute Presents “Author Meets Critics,”featuring Jonathan H. Marks, PSU Bioethics Program Director, Professor, and Author of "The Perils of Partnership: Industry Influence, Institutional Integrity, and Public Health." Critic...
Penn State University — Henderson Building
University Park, PA

Thu 10/17/19 at 3:30pm-5pm
Music: Rock, Rap/Hip Hop, Pop
Twenty One Pilots
Twenty One Pilots is the Columbus-based duo of Tyler Joseph and Josh Dun. Their eclectic, genre-blending sound has been described by some as "Schizoid Pop."
Penn State University – Bryce Jordan Center
University Park, PA

Fri 10/18/19 at 7pm
Fri 10/18/19 at 8pm
Sports: Football
Men's Football: Michigan at Penn State
The Penn State Nittany Lions host the Michigan Wolverines in this Big 10 match-up.
Beaver Stadium
University Park, PA

Sat 10/19/19
Sat 10/19/19 at 7:30pm
Music: Jazz, Blues, Tap/Jazz
Harlem 100: Celebrating the 100th Anniversary of the Harlem Renaissance
Featuring Mwenso and The Shakes with special guests Brianna Thomas, Michela Marino Lerman, and Vuyo Sotashe. Created in collaboration with the National Jazz Museum in Harlem, "Harlem 100" captures the sights and sounds of Harlem when legendary artists such...
Penn State University – Eisenhower Auditorium
University Park, PA

Tue 10/22/19 at 7:30pm-10pm
Sports: Volleyball
Women's Volleyball: University of Illinois vs. Penn State
Penn State University – Recreation Hall
University Park, PA

Wed 10/23/19
Wed 10/23/19 at 8pm
Special Event: Stand Up Comedy
Jeff Dunham
Over the years, Dunham and his world famous characters; Walter, Achmed, Bubba J, Peanut and Jose Jalapeno have garnered numerous accolades; from being named Forbes' Celebrity 100 list of Most Powerful Entertainers, as well as setting the Guinness World Rec...
Penn State University – Bryce Jordan Center
University Park, PA

Fri 10/25/19 at 7pm
Special Event: Musical
A Bronx Tale - The Musical: National Tour
Set against the backdrop of racial strife and organized crime in the 1960s, "A Bronx Tale" is the story of an Italian-American teenager finding his path in life as he must choose between the father who raised him and a mob-boss father figure who fascinates...
Penn State University – Eisenhower Auditorium
University Park, PA

Wed 10/30/19 at 7:30pm
Theater: Musical
A Bronx Tale
Three years ago, Academy Award nominee Chazz Palminteri teamed up with Academy Award winner Robert De Niro, Tony Award winner Jerry Zaks, and Tony nominee Sergio Trujillo to create this streetwise musical based on Palminteri’s true-life story. "A Bronx Tal...
Penn State University – Eisenhower Auditorium
University Park, PA

Wed 10/30/19 at 7:30pm-10pm
Art: Multimedia
Chimpin' The Blues with Robert Crumb & Jerry Zolten
Robert Crumb has been called the Bruegel of 20th Century America - which he flatly denies - but he is undeniably a fount of Sixties imagery, the founding father of Underground Comics, and the creator of Fritz the Cat, Mr. Natural, and the ubiquitous “Keep ...
Penn State University – Pattee-Paterno Libraries
University Park, PA

Fri 11/1/19 at 4:30pm-6pm
Music: Special Event
Blue Bandorama
Blue Bandorama began in 1978 as an indoor showcase of the music played during halftime at Penn State football games. For the past 39 years, the concert was held in November on the eve of the final home game of the season at Eisenhower Auditorium. For the...
Penn State University – Bryce Jordan Center
University Park, PA

Sat 11/2/19 at 4pm
Theater: Children's Theatre, Musical
Showtime with Shakespeare: A New Hip Hop Musical
Showtime with Shakespeare is a new theatrical production based on the Magic Tree House adventure Stage Fright on a Summer Night. No matter what the show must go on! That’s what Jack and Annie learn when the Magic Tree House whisks them back to Elizabeth...
Penn State University – Eisenhower Auditorium
University Park, PA

Sun 11/3/19 at 4pm-6pm
Special Event: Film
The Music of Strangers: Yo-Yo Ma and the Silk Road Ensemble
A documentary film about music and the intersection of cultures. During the past 16 years, an extraordinary group of musicians has come together to celebrate the universal power of music. The Silk Road Ensemble, an international collective created by accla...
Penn State University – HUB-Robeson Center
University Park, PA

Mon 11/4/19 at 7pm
Sports: Basketball
Maryland Eastern Shore at Penn State
The Nittany Lions take on the visiting Hawks in this college basketball matchup.
Penn State University – Bryce Jordan Center
University Park, PA

Tue 11/5/19 at 7pm
Music: Chamber Music, Classical
Silkroad Ensemble
Founded by cellist Yo-Yo Ma in 1998, the Grammy award-winning Silkroad creates music that engages difference, sparking radical cultural collaboration and passion-driven learning to build a more hopeful world. Passionate about learning from one another’s tr...
Penn State University – Eisenhower Auditorium
University Park, PA

Tue 11/5/19 at 7:30pm-10pm
    

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