Visual & Performing Arts

  1. Lessons and Carols 2016

    Festival of Lessons and Carols to Ring In Christmas Season

    On Sunday, Dec. 10, Manhattan College’s singers and orchestra will perform popular Christmas carols and Advent hymns.

  2. Professors from the College scout research and study abroad opportunities with Bethlehem University.

    College Faculty Find Inspiration in Bethlehem

    Faculty from the Schools of Business, Engineering and Liberal Arts spent Jan. 1-9 forging research and other academic partnerships with students and faculty at Bethlehem University, Palestine, and meeting prominent leaders and NGOs in Bethlehem, Hebron, and Jerusalem, including the Catholic Relief Services (CRS).

  3. Campus Mural Founders Bridge

    New Campus Mural Paints a Picture of College Life

    The incoming freshmen Class of 2020 are greeted this semester by Blossom, a mission-centered artwork that represents all that can be achieved through a Manhattan education.

  4. Mark Pottinger

    Mark A. Pottinger, Ph.D. One of 23 Scholars to Receive Berlin Prize for 2016-17 Academic Year

    Pottinger is the first Manhattan College faculty member to receive the prestigious Berlin Prize.

  5. Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival

    Jaspers Compete in Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival

    Ten students attended the prestigious festival, boosting their own skills and the College’s reputation in the theater world.

  6. Manhattan College campus

    College to Kick Off Campus Mural Project

    In partnership with Creative Art Works, students will create the first public piece of art at Manhattan College on a wall below Founders Bridge.

  7. Mercedes Ellington

    Mercedes Ellington to Visit Campus During Celebration of Black History Month

    The president of the Duke Ellington Center for the Arts will lead a series of dance and musical performances in Smith Auditorium.

  8. If But When

    Bronx Beats: If But When Embraces Riverdale Roots in Its Music

    The pop/rock quartet includes two brothers who are Manhattan College graduates.

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    Manhattan College’s Annual Christmas Concert Takes Place on Dec. 6

    The College’s Singers and Orchestra will conduct their seasonal performance, A Festival of Lessons and Carols.

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    Performance of “The Guys” to Honor FDNY Lieutenant and Alumnus

    The Broadway classic is a tribute to Joseph Leavey ’77, who lost his life in the 9/11 attacks.

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    Manhattan Students Bond Over Similar Interests in New Residence Life Communities

    New Common Interest Communities bring together like-minded residents.

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    Manhattan Family Pens Children’s Book Promoting the Arts

    Michael ’81, Fausta ’82 and Joseph McDermott ’15 wrote and illustrated The Concert Hall Cats, which they published in May 2015.

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    Manhattan College’s Urban Art Gallery: A Passage Into Interdisciplinary Discovery

    Found in an unlikely campus location, Manhattan College’s Urban Art Passage Gallery, established by professor Cory Blad, Ph.D., has developed into an interdisciplinary forum.

  14. Pipe organ

    Manhattan Engineer Restores Renowned Pipe Organs

    Electrical engineering major Sean O’Donnell ’85 uses the skills he honed at Manhattan College to build and restore pipe organs around the country.

  15. Dominic Chianese

    Dominic Chianese to Celebrate Italian Heritage on Wednesday, Nov. 19

    The veteran actor and tenor will discuss his career and perform classic Italian and American songs.

  16. Barbara Rosenblat

    Orange is the New Black's Barbara Rosenblat to Reflect on Acting Career on Wednesday, Nov. 19

    Rosenblat will speak about her role on Orange is the New Black, an Emmy-nominated series on Netflix, and her nearly 40 years of acting and voice experience.

  17. New York City Artist

    Lessons From the Loft

    Students in ART 370: Current Trends: The New York City Art Scene visit an artist's home studio in TriBeCa and take part in a hands-on demonstration of two techniques.

  18. Manhattan College Auditorium

    Visual Artist To Present Artwork at Manhattan College on April 22

    Artist Carolyn H. Manosevitz to discuss a search for healing.

  19. Band of Sisters

    College To Host Film Screening of "Band of Sisters"

    "Band of Sisters" will appear at the College on March 12, and tells the story of the transformation of Catholic nuns in the U.S. since Vatican II.

  20. Manhattan College

    J.A.B. To Perform at College’s Black History Month Luncheon on Feb. 18

    College’s Diversity Committee welcomes J.A.B. (Just Another Band).

  21. 1963 Christmas concert

    The Spirit of Christmas Past: How Jaspers Saved the 1963 Christmas Concert

    As Manhattan celebrates A Festival of Lessons and Carols, the College remembers a very special Manhattan College Christmas concert held 50 years ago.

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    Manhattan College’s Annual Christmas Concert Returns on Dec. 8

    The College’s Singers and Orchestra will conduct their seasonal musical performance, A Festival of Lessons and Carols.

  23. El. C art

    Artist Shaun “El C.” Leonardo To Speak at Manhattan College

    Visual and performance artist Shaun “El C.” Leonardo will visit Manhattan College on Oct. 28.

  24. Othello poster

    The American Shakespeare Center To Perform Othello as part ofManhattan College’s Family Weekend on Oct. 18

    The ASC brings one of Shakespeare’s great tragedies to campus.

  25. Andrew Neel

    Filmmaker Andrew Neel Will Discuss “Alice Neel” at Manhattan College

    Award-winning film profiles 20th century New York City artist

  26. Keith David

    Manhattan College Celebrates Black History Month With Performance By Keith David

    Emmy-winning actor/singer will be accompanied by Broadway composer Frank Owens