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This Week in Arts and Letters

Friday, April 22,  7 p.m.; Saturday, April 23, 2 and 7 p.m.; Sunday, April 24, 2 p.m.
FAU Department of Theatre Presents “King Lear’
Studio One, FAU Boca Raton
Tickets: $20, FAU Faculty, staff, alumni $15, students $12
www.fauevents.com or 800-564-9539


Saturday, April 23, 10 a.m. and Tuesday, April 26, 6 p.m.
Peaceful Mind Peaceful Life Presents an Open Heart: Cultivating Kindness and Compassion
Senate Chambers, FAU Boca Raton
Information: www.peacefulmindpeacefullife.org


Saturday, April 23, 5 p.m.
Reception for ‘Reclamation Personified,’ an exhibition currently on display at Theatre Lab
Theatre Lab, Parliament Hall, FAU Boca Raton
Free and open to the public


Thursday, April 28, 7 p.m., Friday, April 29, 7 p.m., Saturday, April 30, 1 and 7 p.m.
Dances We Dance
A celebration of dance in which students and faculty choreograph and perform a selection of dances from a variety different forms including ballet, hip hop, ballroom and others.
University Theatre, FAU Boca Raton
Tickets: $15, students $12, children under 13 $5
www.fauevents.com or 800-564-9539


Saturday, April 30, 7:30 p.m. and Sunday, May 1, 2 p.m.
Theatre Lab Presents: ‘Uptown Swing,’ by Wilkie Ferguson III
Contemporary blends with classic in this “swinging” musical revue!  Join six young people in search of love for a sensational evening in a 1930’s New York nightclub.  Composer, Broadway star, and Miami native, Wilkie Ferguson III, takes popular songs from the 1980’s like ‘Open Your Heart,’ ‘Take On Me,’ and ‘Faith’ and transforms them into Prohibition Era big-band style tunes, providing the unique musical backdrop for the show.
Theatre Lab, Parliament Hall, FAU Boca Raton
Tickets: $20; FAU faculty and staff $10 cash at the door; students $5 cash at the door


Monday, May 2, 7:30 p.m.
Lecture: “Belgium, Europe’s New Epicenter for Terrorism,” with Jeffrey Morton, U.S. Foreign Policy Fellow and FAU Professor of Political Science
University Theatre, FAU Boca Raton
Tickets: $25
For tickets, call 561-297-6124


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