BGSU arts events, through Nov. 21

Through Nov. 9 – “Milestones: A Celebration of BGSU School of Art Alumni Featuring Studio Arts, Design and the 25th Anniversary of the Digital Arts Program” continues in the Dorothy Uber Bryan Gallery at the Fine Arts Center. Gallery hours are 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday, 6-9 p.m. Thursdays and 1-4 p.m. Sundays. Admission is free.

Nov. 8 – The Faculty Artist Series presents Robert Satterlee on the piano. Satterlee has developed a reputation as an accomplished and versatile solo recitalist and chamber musician. He plays regularly throughout the United States and has appeared on the Dame Myra Hess Memorial Concerts in Chicago, San Francisco’s Old First Concert Series, the Schubert Club in St. Paul, Minnesota, the Music Teachers National Association national conferences, the Quad Cities Mozart Festival and many colleges and universities. The performance will begin at 8 p.m. in Bryan Recital Hall in the Moore Musical Arts Center. Free

Nov. 9 – The International Film Series presents “The Salesman” (2016, Iran, 124 minutes, directed by Asghar Farhadi), with an introduction by Mark Hain, an instructor in the Department of Theatre and Film. After a brutal assault, actress Rana struggles with PTSD, while her actor husband, Emad, becomes consumed with a desire for vengeance. The couple’s in-movie performances in a production of “Death of a Salesman” provide a counterpoint to their own troubled marriage, and actor Asghar Farhadi brings his typical intensity to this edgy psychodrama set in a gritty, crumbling Tehran. The screening will begin at 7:30 p.m. in the Gish Film Theater, located in Hanna Hall. Free

Nov. 9 – World Percussion Night features multiple styles, including performances by the Taiko, Steel Drum and Gamelan ensembles. Advance tickets are $7 for students and $10 for other adults in advance; tickets the day of the concert are, respectively, $10 and $13. Tickets can also be purchased at bgsu.edu/arts. For more information, call the box office between noon and 6 p.m. weekdays at 419-372-8171. The performance will begin at 8 p.m. in Kobacker Hall, located in the Moore Musical Arts Center

Nov. 10 – The “Ear | Eye: Listening and Looking” series continues at the Toledo Museum of Art, in conjunction with the BGSU College of Musical Arts. The series explores the relationship between contemporary music and art through performances by graduate students in front of contemporary works of art. The musicians and TMA curators will then lead a discussion about the intertwining elements of visual and musical literacy. The performance will begin at 7 p.m. at the Toledo Museum of Art, 2445 Monroe St., Toledo, Ohio. Free

Nov. 12 – Flutist Carol Wincenc is the next performer in the Guest Artist Series. Hailed as “Queen of the Flute” by New York Magazine, Wincenc was the first-prize winner in the Walter W. Naumburg Solo Flute Competition, as well as the recipient of the Lifetime Achievement Award from the National Flute Association, the Gold Medal for Lifetime Achievement in Music and Distinguished Alumni Award National Society of Arts and Letters from Manhattan School of Music and the Brevard Music Center. The performance will begin at 2 p.m. in Bryan Recital Hall, located in the Moore Musical Arts Center. Free

Nov. 13 – Small Ensemble presents the Student Composers Forum, where BGSU composition students will present their works. The performance will begin at 8 p.m. in Bryan Recital Hall, located in the Moore Musical Arts Center. Free

Nov. 14 – Jazz Lab Band II will give a performance at 8 p.m. in Kobacker Hall, located in the Moore Musical Arts Center. Advance tickets are $7 for students and $10 for other adults in advance; tickets the day of the concert are, respectively, $10 and $13. Tickets can also be purchased at bgsu.edu/arts. For more information, call the box office between noon and 6 p.m. weekdays at 419-372-8171.The performance will begin

Nov. 16-19  – The BGSU Department of Theatre and Film presents the opening of “Diana of Dobson’s.” The play introduces audiences to the overworked and underpaid female assistants at Dobson’s Drapery Emporium, whose only alternative to their dead-end jobs is the unlikely prospect of marriage. Tickets in advance are $15 for adults and $5 for students and children; all tickets the day of the performance are $20. The show opens at 8 p.m. in the Thomas B. and Kathleen M. Donnell Theatre, located in the Wolfe Center for the Arts continuing  Nov. 17 and 18 at 8 p.m., and Nov. 18 and 19 at 2 p.m.

Nov. 16 – The BGSU Wind Symphony will perform as part of the 60th Annual High School Honor Band Clinic. The High School Honor Band is a select group of high school students, with a format of four total ensembles, who will spend the two-day long clinic rehearsing, culminating into a final performance. In addition to the final performance, the Wind Symphony will give an additional performance open to the public at 8 p.m. in Kobacker Hall, located in the Moore Musical Arts Center. Free

Nov. 18 – High School Honor Band will give a concert as part of the 60th Annual Clinic. The performance will begin at 2 p.m. in Kobacker Hall, located in the Moore Musical Arts Center. Free

Nov. 18 – The A Cappella Choir will perform an off-campus concert open to the public. The performance will begin 8 p.m. at St. Aloysius Catholic Church, 150 S. Enterprise St., Bowling Green, Ohio. Free

Nov. 19 – The Collegiate Chorale will perform an off-campus concert open to the public. The performance will begin at 3 p.m. at St. Aloysius Catholic Church, 150 S. Enterprise St., Bowling Green, Ohio. Free

Nov. 19 – The Percussion Ensemble will perform at 8 p.m. in the Choral Rehearsal Hall, located in the Moore Musical Arts Center. Free

Nov. 19 – Guest Artist Series presents Shinae Kim on the piano. Kim debuted with the Seoul Symphony Orchestra at age 11, and has appeared as a soloist with the Coro Symphony in Puerto Rico, the International Chamber Orchestra in California and the Brevard Repertory Orchestra in North Carolina. A sought-after collaborator, she has also been featured on WQXR’s Young Artists Showcase with flutist Conor Nelson and has performed with ensembles at Carnegie Hall, Symphony Space and Merkin Hall. The performance will begin at 8 p.m. in Bryan Recital Hall, located in the Moore Musical Arts Center. Free

Nov. 20 – ARTalk by Andrew Hughes (BFA 2005), “Designing Digitally.” Andrew Hughes founded Designing Digitally, Inc., which specializes in designing educational, engaging and entertaining online learning and corporate training experiences tailored to fit clients’ needs.  The visit is sponsored by the Digital Arts Division, College of Arts and Sciences and Collab Lab. The talk will be held at 6 p.m. in room 204 of the Fine Arts Center. Free

Nov. 20 – Bass clarinet and marimba duo Transient Canvas will give a performance as part of the Music at the Forefront concert series sponsored by Bowling Green State University’s MidAmerican Center for Contemporary Music. The concert will begin at 8 p.m. at the Clazel Theatre (127 N. Main St.) in downtown Bowling Green. Free

Nov. 21 – The Early Music Ensemble will perform at 8 p.m. in Bryan Recital Hall, located in the Moore Musical Arts Center. Free

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