'When Birds Refused to Fly' examines what it is to build up and break down in the name of change.
Friday and Saturday | Oct. 4-5 | Hepburn Teaching Theater
Alsarah & The Nubatones deliver heady pop updates of the rich musical traditions of the Nubian region.
Saturday | Nov. 23 | 8 p.m. | McPherson Auditorium, Goodhart Hall
Sister Sylvester presents 'Brecht Forensics: Genetically Modified Theater.'
Friday and Saturday | Jan. 31 and Feb. 1 | 8 p.m. | Hepburn Teaching Theater, Goodhart Hall
A mixed-rep program by BalletX, featuring Nicolo Fonte's ballet 'Steep Drop, Euphoric.'
Saturday | Feb. 8 | 8 p.m. | McPherson Auditorium, Goodhart Hall
Soprano Tony Arnold, pianist Arturo O'Farrill and the PRISM Quartet present the world premiere of 'Mending Wall.'
Saturday and Sunday | March 21-22 | 8 p.m. | McPherson Auditorium, Goodhart Hall
About the Bryn Mawr College Performing Arts Series
Since 1984 the Bryn Mawr College Performing Arts Series has presented great artists and performances to Philadelphia-area audiences, creating an environment in which the value of the arts is recognized and celebrated. Providing talks and workshops free to the public to develop arts awareness and literacy, the Bryn Mawr College Performing Arts Series has partnered in recent seasons with such organizations as the Barnes Foundation, Pennsylvania Ballet, Bryn Mawr Film Institute, and FringeArts. The Series has presented performances by such diverse luminaries as Trisha Brown Dance Company, Meredith Monk, John Waters, Jennifer Koh, the Khmer Arts Ensemble of Cambodia, and Urban Bush Women.Pennsylvania Council on the Arts, a state agency funded by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, and the National Endowment for the Arts, a federal agency.