Oberlin College and Conservatory

Events

December 13 - 19, 2018

Friday, December 14

A Conversation with Mitch Weiss ’74: Careers in Theater Series

Join us as Mitch Weiss shares his expertise as a director, theatrical manager, talent manager, and author.

Saturday, December 15

Acting I & Acting II Final Scenes

Come support your fellow students as they showcase their scenes and the semester fades to black Scenes begin at 10am with a lunch intermission. Scenes...

Friday, December 14

Acting/Movement Workshop with Gabriela Trigo ’07

Come join us for this special Careers in Theater Series event. Gabriela Trigo '07 returns to get us moving as part of the Eric Baker Nord Performing Arts...

Sunday, December 16

Art Market

Oberlin students, faculty, and staff will present their artwork for sale at the 3rd annual Art Market. Stop by and browse for a unique holiday purchase.

Saturday, December 15

Art Market

Oberlin students, faculty, and staff will present their artwork for sale at the 3rd annual Art Market. Stop by and browse for a unique holiday purchase.

Friday, December 14

Art Walk

Join the art department for the annual display of student artwork from the fall semester. Artwork will be on display in the hallways, media and photo labs,...

Tuesday, December 18

Barbara Bloom: THE RENDERING ( H x W x D = )

At the invitation of FRONT International: Cleveland Triennial for Contemporary Art, New York-based artist Barbara Bloom has created a work specifically for...

Thursday, December 13

Barbara Bloom: THE RENDERING ( H x W x D = )

At the invitation of FRONT International: Cleveland Triennial for Contemporary Art, New York-based artist Barbara Bloom has created a work specifically for...

Wednesday, December 19

Biology Greenhouse Open Hours

The presence of plants leads to reduced stress and anxiety, and increase senses of calm, optimism, and control. Any chance you’re stressed and anxious about...

Tuesday, December 18

Biology Greenhouse Open Hours

The presence of plants leads to reduced stress and anxiety, and increase senses of calm, optimism, and control. Any chance you’re stressed and anxious about...

Wednesday, December 19

Breathe: Mindful Meditation at the Allen

The Allen Memorial Art Museum and the Oberlin College Counseling Center are offering mindful meditation inspired by artworks in the galleries. Facilitated by...

Sunday, December 16

Children's Holiday Concert presented by the Conservatory Council of Students

Featuring musicians from the Oberlin Conservatory classical and jazz departments. Activities begin at 4 PM. Concert begins at 5 PM. There will be small...

Thursday, December 13

Department of Theater Distinguished Alumni Panel

The Value of the Oberlin Artistic Experience: Our esteemed panel of Oberlin theater alumni share how the Oberlin education and artistic experiences helped...

Friday, December 14

Empty Mugs Holiday Brass and Organ Spectacular

All are welcome to share in this special evening of brass, singing and pottery! There will be pottery sales and an auction!. All proceeds benefit Oberlin...

Tuesday, December 18

Lil Swap

The Resource Conservation Team is hosting Lil Swap again. We will have free clothing, kitchen supplies, dormware, and much more. Come by to donate any items...

Sunday, December 16

Lil Swap

The Resource Conservation Team is hosting Lil Swap again. We will have free clothing, kitchen supplies, dormware, and much more. Come by to donate any items...

Wednesday, December 19

Lil Swap

The Resource Conservation Team is hosting Lil Swap again. We will have free clothing, kitchen supplies, dormware, and much more. Come by to donate any items...

Monday, December 17

Lil Swap

The Resource Conservation Team is hosting Lil Swap again. We will have free clothing, kitchen supplies, dormware, and much more. Come by to donate any items...

Saturday, December 15

Lil Swap

The Resource Conservation Team is hosting Lil Swap again. We will have free clothing, kitchen supplies, dormware, and much more. Come by to donate any items...

Thursday, December 13

Make Winter/Holiday Cards, Crafts, Ornaments

Prepare for the holiday season in a creative way. An array of craft supplies will be available for you to make winter/holiday cards, different crafts, and...

Friday, December 14

Make Winter/Holiday Cards, Crafts, Ornaments

Prepare for the holiday season in a creative way. An array of craft supplies will be available for you to make winter/holiday cards, different crafts, and...

Sunday, December 16

Messiah Sing-Along with Conductor Peter Slowik

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. Join the chorus in the annual Messiah Sing-Along. Experience the joy of the season with family,...

Saturday, December 15

Met Opera: La Traviata

Met Music Director Yannick Nézet-Séguin conducts Verdi’s timeless tragedy La Traviata. Directed by Michael Mayer, this new production features a dazzling...

Wednesday, December 19

Met Opera: La Traviata

Met Music Director Yannick Nézet-Séguin conducts Verdi’s timeless tragedy La Traviata. Directed by Michael Mayer, this new production features a dazzling...

Friday, December 14

Oberlin College Choir Concert Honoring Clyde S. McGregor '74, directed by Greg Ristow '01

Watch the webcast; streamed live at concert time. The Oberlin College Choir, directed by Greg Ristow ’01, will perform a concert honoring former Board of...

Oberlin College Observatory

Public observing session, all are welcome. Winter is almost here, and the winter sky is beautiful.

Saturday, December 15

Obertones Winter Concert

Come hear the Obertones perform brand new arrangements as well as old favorites in our last performance of the semester! A very special theme will also be...

Thursday, December 13

Opera Scenes I: Shakespeare & Opera!

Opera Workshop: "Shakespeare & Opera" Tony Cho, musical director Christopher Mirto, stage director The Shakespeare Character Projects are intended to...

Opera Scenes II

A presentation of scenes from various operas, performed by Conservatory of Music students in the opera theater and the vocal studies programs. Daniel...

Tuesday, December 18

Peer Listener Hours

Students trained in peer support skills are available to chat, help talk through a problem, or answer questions about other support resources on...

Thursday, December 13

Peer Listener Hours

Students trained in peer support skills will be available to chat, help talk through a problem, or answer questions about other support resources on...

Friday, December 14

Public Health Efforts and the Decline in Urban Mortality, by Daniel I. Rees '86 (University of Colorado, Denver)

"Public Health Efforts and the Decline in Urban Mortality," presented by Daniel I. Rees '86, professor of economics at the University of Colorado,...

Shabbat Service and Dinner

Join us for musical and spiritual Shabbat services at 5:30pm, followed by a delicious dinner at 7pm including chicken, kugel, and plenty of vegetarian and...

The Legalization of Recreational Marijuana: Daniel I. Rees ’86

"The Legalization of Recreational Marijuana: How Likely is the Worst-Case Scenario," is a talk presented by Daniel I. Rees, professor of economics at the...

December 13 - 19, 2018