The purpose of the arts is not merely to develop the talents of students who major in and plan careers in these fields; it is also to integrate creative work and performance into learning and life on College Hill. After all, students should have meaningful exposure to the arts if they are to be educated fully.
The Hamilton College Theatre Department presents The Last Days of Judas Iscariot, written by Stephen Adly Guirgis. Performances will be livestreamed April 15, 16, and 17, at 7:30 p.m.
Iraqi-American visual artist Michael Rakowitz has been commissioned to recreate Room H from the Northwest Palace of the ancient Assyrian city of Nimrud (Kalhu), constructed by Ashurnasirpal II between 883 and 859 BCE.
Open by appointment beginning October 19.