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Arts Alive at Elmira College is a Term II celebration of the arts that features presentations, performances, and exhibitions by faculty, students and special guests. Many forms of art are represented in the celebration, including the fine arts, the performing arts, music, and the application of art within various disciplines such as math and science.

Arts Alive 2020 Calendar

Additional information and events will be posted on Facebook throughout Terms II & III

Gibson Theatre Productions

March 6 & 7 at 8:00 p.m. and March 8 at 2:00 p.m.
The Wolves by Sarah DeLappe
Directed by Hannah Hammond
Left quad. Right quad. Lunge. A girls indoor soccer team warms up. From the safety of their suburban stretch circle, the team navigates big questions and wages tiny battles with all the vim and vigor of a pack of adolescent warriors. A portrait of life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness for nine American girls who just want to score some goals.

May 22 & 23 at 8:00 p.m. and May 24 at 2:00 p.m.
You're a Good Man Charlie Brown
Based on The Comic Strip "Peanuts" by Charles M. Schulz
Book, Music and Lyrics by Clark Gesner
Additional Dialogue by Michael Mayer
Additional Music and Lyrics by Andrew Lippa
Directed by Hannah Hammond

Watson Arena: One Act Plays

April 2, 3, & 4 at 8:00 p.m. and April 5 at 2:00 p.m.
An Evening of One-Acts
Directed by the Directing II Class
An evening of short plays, showcasing Elmira College's advanced directing students and actors.

George Waters Gallery

January 16 - 30
Term II Student Art Show
Reception: Thursday, January 16 from 5:00 - 7:00 p.m.

February 6 - March 5
Terra Instabilis: An Exhibition about Our Environment
Reception: Thursday, February 6 from 5:00 - 7:00 p.m.

March 12 - April 2
All in Line: An Invitational Show
Reception: Thursday, March 12 from 5:00 - 7:00 p.m.

May 14 - May 21
Term III Senior and Student Art Exhibitions
George Waters Gallery & Tifft Lounge
Reception: Thursday, May 14 from 5:00 - 7:00 p.m.
Awards Ceremony: 6:00 p.m.

Gannett-Tripp Library Lobby

December - January 17
Term I Photo I Student Show

January 17 - March 1
Celebrating Diversity

March 1 - 30
EC Juried Student Art Exhibition
Annual EC Art Alumna Exhibit: Kathleen Huddle '88

April 1 - May 1
Term II Photo I Student Show

Gibson Theatre Featured Student Artist

Through January 10
Anthony Parrucci '20

Jan. 21 - Feb. 4
Max Lundin '22

Feb. 4 - 25
Keion Safargar '21

Feb. 25 - March 10
Alex Taylor '23

March 10 -March 31
Lucy Shemo '23

March 31 - April 14
Amayia Giscombe '23

April 14 - May 5
Kristen Tull '22

May 5 - 26
Haley Halse '22