WP Presents Events Calendar

  • Ben Shahn Center Exhibit: 35 in 350 - The Story of NJ
    09/08/14 09:45 AM - 09/08/14 05:00 PM

    As part of statewide celebrations of New Jersey's 350th Anniversary, this exhibit highlights the everyday people living and working in NJ. Individuals and organizations from different parts of the state have selected an object, place, or thing that reflects their New Jersey experience. The exhibition displays 35 objects ranging from audio recordings to paintings, photographs, and personal belongings.


    Location: Ben Shahn Center for the Visual Arts
  • Ben Shahn Center: Faculty Exhibit
    09/08/14 10:00 AM - 09/08/14 05:00 PM

    Recent innovative artwork in varied media by the faculty of William Paterson's Art Department.


    Location: Ben Shahn Center
  • Midday Artist Series
    09/11/14 12:30 PM - 09/11/14 12:30 PM

    Jazz Concert


    Location: Shea Recital Hall
  • Faculty Exhibition Opening - Panel Discussion
    09/18/14 11:00 AM - 09/18/14 12:30 PM

    A conversation with William Paterson Art Department faculty about their diverse artistic practices.


    Location: Ben Shahn Center
  • Music From India
    09/25/14 12:30 PM - 09/25/14 12:30 PM

    Samadhi, the ancient yogic concept of heightened consciousness, creates some of the most unique and beautiful music in the world.

    Sanhita Nandi, North Indian classical vocalist, Ashley Bathgate, cellist, Michael Harrison, pianist and composer, Payton MacDonald, percussionist and composer, Nitin Mitta, tabla drummer.


    Location: Shea Center
  • A Place we call home: Panel Discussion
    10/08/14 02:00 PM - 10/08/14 03:15 PM

    Organized in conjunction with the exhibition 35 in 350: The Story of New Jersey, panelists share historical, cultural and political perspectives on the "Garden State."


    Location: Ben Shahn Center
  • The Lightning Thief
    10/11/14 02:00 PM - 10/11/14 03:00 PM

    Theatreworks USA presents The Lightning Thief based on the popular book series by Rick Riordan.Preshow creative activities begin at 1:15 p.m. Appropriate for Grades 2-8 Show duration: 1 hour

    Tickets: Adults $12, children $10


    Location: Shea Center for Performing Arts
  • The Capitol Steps
    10/17/14 08:00 PM - 10/17/14 08:00 PM

    Politics are a joke...literally! More than 30 years of political satire -- The Capitol Steps are a group of former Capitol Hill staffers and talented performers who set out to satirize the very people and places that employed them. Taking the headlines of the day, the Steps create song parodies and skits that convey their special brand of satirical humor. Take a break from the tightly wound newscasts and exercise your right to laugh with The Capitol Steps!

    Tickets: Orchestra $30, Loge $30, Discounts apply
    Special student price $10 (limited quantity)


    Location: Shea Center for Performing Arts
  • Jazz Room Series: Russell Malone Quartet
    10/18/14 08:00 PM - 10/18/14 08:00 PM

    Malone was a member of Ron Carter's Golden Striker Trio (with the late WP jazz director Mulgrew Miller) and is a current member of the Sonny Rollin's Band as well as his own quartet.

    General admission $15. WP faculty, staff, alumni and senior citizens $12, Non-WP students $8. $3 fee for tickets purchased on show day. WP students admitted free with valid I.D.

    Join us for "Sittin' In Meet-the-Artist" session at 7 p.m. 


    Location: Shea Center for Performing Arts