Fine and Performing Arts Events



Title:
The Foreigner
Date:
From 10/18/2018 to 10/18/2018
Time:
From 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Contact Info:
Jay Geller  ||  Phone: (815) 455-8746  ||  E-mail: jgeller@mchenry.edu
Location:
The Black Box Theatre
Description:

The Black Box Theatre is proud to present Larry Shue’s hilarious comedy, The Foreigner, directed by Kathryn A. McCord. The scene is a fishing lodge in rural Georgia often visited by "Froggy" LeSeuer, a British demolition expert who occasionally runs training sessions at a nearby army base. This time "Froggy" has brought along a friend, a pathologically shy young man named Charlie who is overcome with fear at the thought of making conversation with strangers. Call (815) 455-8746 or jgeller@mchenry.edu to reserve your seats!

Tickets are $15 for the general public and $10 for students, MCC faculty/staff, alumni, senior citizens and veterans.

All performances: October 18, 19, 20, 25, 26, 7; November 1, 2, 3.



Title:
The Foreigner
Date:
From 10/19/2018 to 10/19/2018
Time:
From 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Contact Info:
Jay Geller  ||  Phone: (815) 455-8746  ||  E-mail: jgeller@mchenry.edu
Location:
The Black Box Theatre
Description:

The Black Box Theatre is proud to present Larry Shue’s hilarious comedy, The Foreigner, directed by Kathryn A. McCord. The scene is a fishing lodge in rural Georgia often visited by "Froggy" LeSeuer, a British demolition expert who occasionally runs training sessions at a nearby army base. This time "Froggy" has brought along a friend, a pathologically shy young man named Charlie who is overcome with fear at the thought of making conversation with strangers. Call (815) 455-8746 or jgeller@mchenry.edu to reserve your seats!

Tickets are $15 for the general public and $10 for students, MCC faculty/staff, alumni, senior citizens and veterans.

All performances: October 18, 19, 20, 25, 26, 7; November 1, 2, 3.



Title:
The Foreigner
Date:
From 10/20/2018 to 10/20/2018
Time:
From 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Contact Info:
Jay Geller  ||  Phone: (815) 455-8746  ||  E-mail: jgeller@mchenry.edu
Location:
The Black Box Theatre
Description:

The Black Box Theatre is proud to present Larry Shue’s hilarious comedy, The Foreigner, directed by Kathryn A. McCord. The scene is a fishing lodge in rural Georgia often visited by "Froggy" LeSeuer, a British demolition expert who occasionally runs training sessions at a nearby army base. This time "Froggy" has brought along a friend, a pathologically shy young man named Charlie who is overcome with fear at the thought of making conversation with strangers. Call (815) 455-8746 or jgeller@mchenry.edu to reserve your seats!

Tickets are $15 for the general public and $10 for students, MCC faculty/staff, alumni, senior citizens and veterans.

All performances: October 18, 19, 20, 25, 26, 7; November 1, 2, 3.



Title:
America's 10 Best Presidents, Barry Bradford
Date:
From 10/23/2018 to 10/23/2018
Time:
From 12:30 p.m. to 2 p.m.
Contact Info:
Conferences  ||  Phone: (815) 455-8764  ||  E-mail: conferences@mchenry.edu
Location:
Luecht Conference Center
Description:
From Washington to Obama, from Lincoln to Nixon, America has had a very diverse group of men serve as president! Who are the 10 best American presidents? Our favorite historian and public speaker, Barry Bradford, will return with a list that’s sure to provoke some lively discussion!

12:30–2 p.m. and 7–8:30 p.m.| Free of charge | No registration necessary



Title:
Terttu Uibopuu: Visiting Artist Research Presentation
Date:
From 10/25/2018 to 10/25/2018
Time:
From 10 a.m. to Noon
Contact Info:
Justin Schmitz  ||  Phone: 3122858842  ||  E-mail: jschmitz@mchenry.edu
Location:
A140
Description:
Terttu Uibopuu, Assistant Professor of Art at Borough of Manhattan Community College / CUNY, MCC Alumnus, and Internationally exhibited photographer will give a presentation on her current photographic research. This event presented by the McHenry County College Art Department invites, students, faculty, and community members to hear Uibopuu present a lecture on her artwork.
This presentation will preview Uipobuu's upcomming exhibition of photographs at the Rockford Art Muesum.
TERTTU UIBOPUU: E.S.E. (EAST SOUTH EAST)
Photographed in the United States and Estonia, E.S.E. (East South East) features 25 photographs by Estonian artist Terttu Uibopuu that reveal people and places in Estonia, New York, and Rockford that embody a quiet resilience in the face of daily adversity amidst long-term recovery from political occupation, natural disaster, or recession – and offer a glimpse into a world where perseverance is commonplace


Title:
The Foreigner
Date:
From 10/25/2018 to 10/25/2018
Time:
From 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Contact Info:
Jay Geller  ||  Phone: (815) 455-8746  ||  E-mail: jgeller@mchenry.edu
Location:
The Black Box Theatre
Description:

The Black Box Theatre is proud to present Larry Shue’s hilarious comedy, The Foreigner, directed by Kathryn A. McCord. The scene is a fishing lodge in rural Georgia often visited by "Froggy" LeSeuer, a British demolition expert who occasionally runs training sessions at a nearby army base. This time "Froggy" has brought along a friend, a pathologically shy young man named Charlie who is overcome with fear at the thought of making conversation with strangers. Call (815) 455-8746 or jgeller@mchenry.edu to reserve your seats!

Tickets are $15 for the general public and $10 for students, MCC faculty/staff, alumni, senior citizens and veterans.

All performances: October 18, 19, 20, 25, 26, 7; November 1, 2, 3.



Title:
The Foreigner
Date:
From 10/26/2018 to 10/26/2018
Time:
From 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Contact Info:
Jay Geller  ||  Phone: (815) 455-8746  ||  E-mail: jgeller@mchenry.edu
Location:
The Black Box Theatre
Description:

The Black Box Theatre is proud to present Larry Shue’s hilarious comedy, The Foreigner, directed by Kathryn A. McCord. The scene is a fishing lodge in rural Georgia often visited by "Froggy" LeSeuer, a British demolition expert who occasionally runs training sessions at a nearby army base. This time "Froggy" has brought along a friend, a pathologically shy young man named Charlie who is overcome with fear at the thought of making conversation with strangers. Call (815) 455-8746 or jgeller@mchenry.edu to reserve your seats!

Tickets are $15 for the general public and $10 for students, MCC faculty/staff, alumni, senior citizens and veterans.

All performances: October 18, 19, 20, 25, 26, 7; November 1, 2, 3.



Title:
The Foreigner
Date:
From 10/27/2018 to 10/27/2018
Time:
From 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Contact Info:
Jay Geller  ||  Phone: (815) 455-8746  ||  E-mail: jgeller@mchenry.edu
Location:
The Black Box Theatre
Description:

The Black Box Theatre is proud to present Larry Shue’s hilarious comedy, The Foreigner, directed by Kathryn A. McCord. The scene is a fishing lodge in rural Georgia often visited by "Froggy" LeSeuer, a British demolition expert who occasionally runs training sessions at a nearby army base. This time "Froggy" has brought along a friend, a pathologically shy young man named Charlie who is overcome with fear at the thought of making conversation with strangers. Call (815) 455-8746 or jgeller@mchenry.edu to reserve your seats!

Tickets are $15 for the general public and $10 for students, MCC faculty/staff, alumni, senior citizens and veterans.

All performances: October 18, 19, 20, 25, 26, 7; November 1, 2, 3.



Title:
Halloween Concert
Date:
From 10/28/2018 to 10/28/2018
Time:
From 3 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Contact Info:
Michael Hillstrom  ||  Phone: (815)479-7814  ||  E-mail: mhillstrom@mchenry.edu
Location:
Cary-Grove High School
Description:
The MCC Concert Band and Crystal Lake Community Band continue the tradition of spooky music performed in costume. Treats for the kids are included!


Title:
The Foreigner
Date:
From 11/1/2018 to 11/1/2018
Time:
From 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Contact Info:
Jay Geller  ||  Phone: (815) 455-8746  ||  E-mail: jgeller@mchenry.edu
Location:
The Black Box Theatre
Description:

The Black Box Theatre is proud to present Larry Shue’s hilarious comedy, The Foreigner, directed by Kathryn A. McCord. The scene is a fishing lodge in rural Georgia often visited by "Froggy" LeSeuer, a British demolition expert who occasionally runs training sessions at a nearby army base. This time "Froggy" has brought along a friend, a pathologically shy young man named Charlie who is overcome with fear at the thought of making conversation with strangers. Call (815) 455-8746 or jgeller@mchenry.edu to reserve your seats!

Tickets are $15 for the general public and $10 for students, MCC faculty/staff, alumni, senior citizens and veterans.

All performances: October 18, 19, 20, 25, 26, 7; November 1, 2, 3.



Title:
The Foreigner
Date:
From 11/2/2018 to 11/2/2018
Time:
From 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Contact Info:
Jay Geller  ||  Phone: (815) 455-8746  ||  E-mail: jgeller@mchenry.edu
Location:
The Black Box Theatre
Description:

The Black Box Theatre is proud to present Larry Shue’s hilarious comedy, The Foreigner, directed by Kathryn A. McCord. The scene is a fishing lodge in rural Georgia often visited by "Froggy" LeSeuer, a British demolition expert who occasionally runs training sessions at a nearby army base. This time "Froggy" has brought along a friend, a pathologically shy young man named Charlie who is overcome with fear at the thought of making conversation with strangers. Call (815) 455-8746 or jgeller@mchenry.edu to reserve your seats!

Tickets are $15 for the general public and $10 for students, MCC faculty/staff, alumni, senior citizens and veterans.

All performances: October 18, 19, 20, 25, 26, 7; November 1, 2, 3.



Title:
The Foreigner
Date:
From 11/3/2018 to 11/3/2018
Time:
From 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Contact Info:
Jay Geller  ||  Phone: (815) 455-8746  ||  E-mail: jgeller@mchenry.edu
Location:
The Black Box Theatre
Description:

The Black Box Theatre is proud to present Larry Shue’s hilarious comedy, The Foreigner, directed by Kathryn A. McCord. The scene is a fishing lodge in rural Georgia often visited by "Froggy" LeSeuer, a British demolition expert who occasionally runs training sessions at a nearby army base. This time "Froggy" has brought along a friend, a pathologically shy young man named Charlie who is overcome with fear at the thought of making conversation with strangers. Call (815) 455-8746 or jgeller@mchenry.edu to reserve your seats!

Tickets are $15 for the general public and $10 for students, MCC faculty/staff, alumni, senior citizens and veterans.

All performances: October 18, 19, 20, 25, 26, 7; November 1, 2, 3.



Title:
Brian Torosian, classical guitar
Date:
From 11/11/2018 to 11/11/2018
Time:
From 3 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Contact Info:
Michael Hillstrom  ||  Phone: (815) 479-7814  ||  E-mail: mhillstrom@mchenry.edu
Location:
Luecht Conference Center
Description:
Former MCC music instructor Brian Torosian returns with his virtuosity on the classical guitar.


Title:
MCC Concert Band and Chorus
Date:
From 11/18/2018 to 11/18/2018
Time:
From 3 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Contact Info:
Michael Hillstrom  ||  Phone: (815)479-7814  ||  E-mail: mhillstrom@mchenry.edu
Location:
Woodstock High School
Description:
Our annual Fall Concert held at Woodstock High School, 501 W. South St.


Title:
MCC Jazz Concert
Date:
From 11/28/2018 to 11/28/2018
Time:
From 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
Contact Info:
Michael Hillstrom  ||  Phone: (815)479-7814  ||  E-mail: mhillstrom@mchenry.edu
Location:
Luecht Conference Center
Description:
Michael Bazan directs the MCC Jazz Ensemble, and David DCamp leads our Dixieland group, Charlie Three Valves and the Weird Seven.


Title:
Auditions for Mr. Burns
Date:
From 12/10/2018 to 12/11/2018
Time:
From 6 pm to 8 pm
Contact Info:
Jay  ||  Phone: (815) 455-8746  ||  E-mail: jgeller@mchenry.edu
Location:
Black Box Theatre
Description:
Auditions for MCC's Spring play, "Mr. Burns, A Post Electric Play" by Anne Washburn, directed by Jay Geller, will be held December 10 and 11 from 6 to 8 p.m. in the Black Box Theatre, E122. Please prepare a 1-2 minute contemporary monologue.

Callbacks Thursday, December 13.



Title:
Auditions for Mr. Burns
Date:
From 12/11/2018 to 12/11/2018
Time:
From 6 pm to 8 pm
Contact Info:
Jay  ||  Phone: (815) 455-8746  ||  E-mail: jgeller@mchenry.edu
Location:
Black Box Theatre
Description:
Auditions for MCC's Spring play, "Mr. Burns, A Post Electric Play" by Anne Washburn, directed by Jay Geller, will be held December 10 and 11 from 6 to 8 p.m. in the Black Box Theatre, E122. Please prepare a 1-2 minute contemporary monologue.

Callbacks Thursday, December 13.



Title:
February Sky -- Folk Musicians
Date:
From 1/13/2019 to 1/13/2019
Time:
From 3 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Contact Info:
Michael Hillstrom  ||  Phone: (815)479-7814  ||  E-mail: mhillstrom@mchenry.edu
Location:
Luecht Conference Center
Description:
Phil Cooper and Susan Urban return with February Sky and their unique brand of folk music and creative originals.