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Vol. LXI, No. 41
 
Wednesday, October 10, 2007
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Calendar

Wednesday, October 10

2 and 8 p.m.: Little Shop of Horrors; Bucks County Playhouse, New Hope, Pa. Also Thursday at 2 and 8 p.m., Friday at 8 p.m., Saturday at 4 and 8 p.m., Sunday at 2 p.m.

5:30 p.m.: Talk by American University in Cairo Prof. Salima Ikram on “Beloved Beasts: Ancient Egyptian Animal Mummies”; 010 East Pyne, Princeton University. Free.

6:45 p.m.: SCORE seminar on effective use of the Internet; Princeton Public Library. Free. To register, call (609) 393-0505.

7:30 p.m.: Stick Fly; Berlind Theatre. Also Thursday at 7:30 p.m., Friday at 8 p.m., Saturday at 3 and 8 p.m., Sunday at 2 p.m.

7:30 p.m.: Site Plan Review Advisory Board; Township Municipal Complex.

8 p.m.: Public lecture by Boston University Professor of Scripture Paula Fredriksen, “Sin: The Early History of an Idea”; McCosh Hall 10. Also Thursday at 8 p.m. Free.

8 p.m.: Composers’ Ensemble at Princeton, works by graduate student composers; Taplin Auditorium. Free.

Thursday, October 11

10:30 a.m.: Contemporary Fiction Discussion on Double Bind by Chris Bohajlin; Princeton Public Library.

6:30 p.m.: Darla Rich Trio; Java Moon Cafe, Lawrenceville.

7 p.m.: Bluegrass artists Tony Rice and Peter Rowan; Patriots Theater at the War Memorial, Trenton.

7:30 p.m.: Jazz pianist Mike Green; Rider Art Gallery, Bart Luedeke Center, Rider University, Lawrenceville. Free.

8 p.m.: Fiddler Natalie MacMaster; State Theatre, New Brunswick.

10:30 p.m.: The WMDs rock band; Alchemist & Barrister, 28 Witherspoon Street.

Friday, October 12

10 a.m.: Rumpelstiltskin; Off-Broadstreet Theatre, Hopewell. Also Saturday at 10:30 a.m. and 1 p.m.

4:30 p.m.: Talk by Princeton University historian Angela Gleason, on “Early Irish Law and its Legacy”; Stewart Theater, 185 Nassau Street. Free.

7 p.m.: Doodlebops Live; Sovereign Bank Arena, Trenton. Also Saturday at 7:30 p.m.

7 p.m.: The Emperor’s New Clothes; Kelsey Theatre, Mercer County Community College. Also Saturday and Sunday at 2 and 4 p.m.

7:30 to 10:30 p.m.: Trenton2Nite concert with funk band The Blue Method; Maxine’s II, 120 South Warren Street, Trenton.

8 p.m.: Tartuffe; McCarter Theatre. Also Saturday at 3 and 8 p.m., Sunday at 2 p.m.

8 p.m.: Blues Traveler; Patriots Theater at the War Memorial, Trenton.

8 p.m.: Michael Feinstein and Linda Eder; State Theatre, New Brunswick.

8 p.m.: Death of a Salesman; The Heritage Center, Morrisville, Pa. Also Saturday at 8 p.m., Sunday at 6 p.m.

8 p.m.: Jazz Friday Series, Hiromi’s Sonic Bloom; Mount-Burke Theater, Peddie School, Hightstown.

8 p.m.: The Fantasticks; Off-Broadstreet Theatre, Hopewell. Also Saturday at 8 p.m., Sunday at 2:30 p.m.

8 p.m.: The Rocky Horror Show; The Academy Theatre, Bordentown. Also Saturday at 8 p.m.

8 and 10:30 p.m.: Comedian Melvin George; Catch A Rising Star Comedy Club, Hyatt Regency. Also Saturday at 8 and 10:30 p.m.

Saturday, October 13

9 a.m. to 1 p.m.: Japanese Rice Paper Collage demonstration and SpinJazz session; West Windsor Farmers Market, Princeton Junction train station.

2 and 8 p.m.: Lindbergh and Hauptmann: The Trial of the Century; Hunterdon County Courthouse, Flemington. Also Sunday at 2 p.m.

3 p.m.: American Repertory Ballet fundraiser, “Moving Stillness…Dance with Sculpture”; Grounds for Sculpture, Hamilton.

7 p.m.: United Way of Greater Mercer County Fine Art and Memorabilia Fundraiser; Conant Hall, Educational Testing Service, Rosedale Road.

7 p.m.: Karen Zumbrunn Trio; Hopewell Valley Bistro, Hopewell.

8 p.m.: Anúna chorus; State Theatre, New Brunswick.

8 p.m.: Key of She a cappella sextet; Cosmopolitan Club, New Hope Inn, New Hope, Pa.

8 p.m.: Princeton University Concert Jazz Ensemble; Richardson Auditorium.

Sunday, October 14

1 to 3 p.m.: Palmer Square Fashion Show; Nassau Inn.

3 p.m.: Westminster Williamson Voices; Bristol Chapel, Westminster Choir College.

4 p.m.: Princeton Society of Musical Amateurs; Unitarian Church, 50 Cherry Hill Road.

5 to 8 p.m.: Second Annual Taste of Lawrenceville fundraiser; Abbott Dining Center, Lawrenceville School.

8 p.m.: Comedian Lewis Black; State Theatre, New Brunswick.

Monday, October 15

Recycling

7:30 p.m.: Jazz concert with Joshua Redmond Trio and Brad Meldhau Trio; McCarter Theatre.

Tuesday, October 16

Noon: Mercer Regional Chamber of Commerce luncheon, “Meet the Legislators”; Trenton Marriott.

7:30 p.m.: Talking Politics, discussion of Barack Obama’s Dreams From My Father; Princeton Public Library.

7:30 p.m.: Tartuffe; McCarter Theatre. Also Wednesday and Thursday at 7:30 p.m., Friday at 8 p.m., Saturday at 3 and 8 p.m., Sunday at 2 and 7:30 p.m. 8 p.m.: Pianist Richard Goode; McCarter Theatre.

Wednesday, October 17

Noon to 12:30 p.m.: Four Hand Piano Recital with Dr. Anne Lewis and Ms. Amy Shortt; Witherspoon Street Presbyterian Church. Free.

Noon to 1:30 p.m.: Lecture by John P. C. Matthews, “Explosion: The Hungarian Revolution of 1956”; Jewish Center of Princeton, Nassau Street. Free.

8 p.m.: Zedashe Ensemble Concert; Taplin Auditorium. Free.

Thursday, October 18

7:30 p.m.: Loreena McKennitt; Patriots Theater at the War Memorial, Trenton.

7:30 p.m.: Women in Leadership Forum talk by Cokie Roberts; Cor Unum Center, Country Day School of the Sacred Heart. Free.

7:30 p.m.: Talk by National Journal columnist Stuart Taylor Jr., author of Until Proven Innocent: Political Correctness and the Shameful Injustices of the Duke Lacrosse Rape Case; McCosh 50, Princeton University.

Friday, October 19

7:30 p.m.: Dance Band The Fins; Nassau Park Pavilion, Nassau Park, West Windsor. Free.

7:30 p.m.: Taylor Eigsti Jazz Trio; Berlind Theatre.

8 p.m.: Princeton University Orchestra; Richardson Auditorium. Also Saturday at 8 p.m.

8 p.m.: New Jersey Symphony Orchestra; Patriots Theater at the War Memorial, Trenton.

8 p.m.: Tango Buenos Aires; State Theatre, New Brunswick.

8 p.m.: Death of a Salesman; The Heritage Center, Morrisville, Pa. Also Saturday at 8 p.m., Sunday at 6 p.m.

8 p.m.: The Rocky Horror Show; The AcademyTheatre, Bordentown. Also Saturday at 7 and 11 p.m.

8 p.m.: Clue, the Musical; Kelsey Theatre, Mercer County Community College. Also Saturday at 8 p.m., Sunday at 2 p.m.

8 p.m.: The Fantasticks; Off-Broadstreet Theatre, Hopewell. Also Saturday at 8 p.m., Sunday at 2:30 p.m.

8:15 p.m.: Folk Music Society concert with singer-songwriter Joel Mabus; Christ Congregation Church.

8:30 to 11:30 p.m.: Swing dance with Hoboken band Swingadelic; Unitarian Church, 50 Cherry Hill Road.

10 p.m.: Late Night Series, improvisational theater; Studio Theatre, Mercer County Community College. Free.

Saturday, October 20

10 a.m. to 2 p.m.: Open House; YWCA Princeton.

11 a.m. to 1 p.m.: Fall Festival; Princeton Academy of the Sacred Heart.

2 p.m.: Lecture by Pulitzer Prize-winning historian Gordon Wood on “Revolutionary Characters: What Made the Founding Fathers Different”; Dodds Auditorium, Robertson Hall. Free.

2 p.m.: DittyDoodle Works; Patriots Theater at the War Memorial, Trenton.

2 and 8 p.m.: Lindbergh and Hauptmann: The Trial of the Century; Hunterdon County Courthouse, Flemington. Also Sunday at 2 p.m.

3 p.m.: Westminster Conservatory Faculty Recital; Bristol Chapel, Westminster Choir College.

7 p.m.: Darla Rich Quintet; Hopewell Valley Bistro, Hopewell.

7 p.m.: Dinner Theater, Murder on the Waterfront; Hopewell Valley Golf Club, 114 Pennington-Hopewell Road, Pennington.

8 and 10:30 p.m.: Comedians Sherry Davey and Brad Trackman; Catch A Rising Star Comedy Club, Hyatt Regency. Also Sunday at 8 and 10:30 p.m.

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