Month of April 2015
Now in its second year, the UMass New Play Lab exists to develop exceptional new plays in collaboration with visionary playwrights.

March 25—April 3, 2015, Wed/Thu/Fri 7:30 pm
March 28—April 4, 2015, Saturdays 2:00 pm

Curtain Theater

Released on Tzadik Records as part of its Radical Jewish Culture Series, Ned Rothenberg interprets the inner Diaspora as a place of learning and growth.

April 2, 2015
8:00 pm

Fine Arts Center Bezanson Recital Hall

Tennis vs. Fairleigh Dickinson

April 4, 2015
1:00 pm

Mullins Tennis Courts

A talk by Ana Raquel Minian, Assistant Professor in the Department of History and the Center for Comparative Studies in Race and Ethnicity. 

April 6, 2015
4:30 pm

Gordon Hall, Bernie Dallas Room

Men's Track: Minuteman Invitational

April 11, 2015
10:00 am

Track & Field Complex

Women's Track: Minutemen Invitational

April 11, 2015
11:30 am

Track & Field Complex

Women's Tennis vs. Sacred Heart

April 12, 2015
1:00 pm

Track & Field Complex

Rethinking the Antibiotic Arsenal: New Strategies for the Age of the Microbiome

April 13, 2015
4:00 pm

Goodell Hall, Bernie Dallas Room

A ringing cell phone, an empty bowl of lobster bisque, and a dead man one table over—so begins Sarah Ruhl’s wildly imaginative Dead Man’s Cell Phone.

April 16—April 25, 2015, Wed/Thu/Fri/Sat 7:30 pm
April 25, 2015, Saturdays 2:00 pm
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April 17

Rand Theater

Contemporary choreographer Stephen Petronio presents an evening-length, full company work in two dynamic parts, set to an original Clams Casino score.

April 16, 2015
7:30 pm

Fine Arts Center Concert Hall

Joining Dr. Ann Masten in her keynote address, "Ordinary Magic on the Developmental Road to Resilience," will be three adult adoptees who are now in significant professional positions serving the adoption community. CONFERENCE WILL ALSO INCLUDE:Panel Discussions, Topical Concurrent Sessions, and Posters Displaying Research & Programs

April 17, 2015
8:00 am-5:00 pm

Campus Center

This year’s "New Worlds of Adoption" conference highlights the strengths and resilience of adopted persons as they move into adulthood.

April 17, 2015
8:00 am-5:00 pm

Campus Center

Men's Track: UMass Pre-Conference Meet

April 25, 2015
10:30 am

Track & Field Complex

Women's Track: UMass Pre-Conference Meet

April 25, 2015
11:00 am

Track & Field Complex

Performing the full Abbey Road album and more, the Fab Faux brings horns and strings to faithfully recreate even the most complex Beatles recordings.

April 25, 2015
8:00 pm

Fine Arts Center Concert Hall

"Learning to Labor in the 21st Century," presented by Katherine S. Newman. Part of the Social Science Matters series.

April 28, 2015
4:00 pm-6:00 pm

Campus Center, Hadley Room

Jason Kao Hwang’s Burning Bridge, featuring cross-cultural jazz improvisations by an octet of Chinese and Western instruments, includes his quartet EDGE: Taylor Ho Bynum (cornet), Andrew Drury (drums) and Ken Filiano (bass), along with Joseph Daley (tuba), Sun Li (pipa), Steve Swell (trombone) and Wang Guowei (erhu). 

April 30, 2015
8:00 pm

Fine Arts Center Bezanson Recital Hall