December Events Hosted by Duquesne University
Wednesday, Dec. 5, through Sunday, Dec. 9
The Duquesne Red Masquers present Anton Chekhov's play The Seagull.
8 p.m., Thursday through Saturday, 2 p.m. matinee on Sunday, Genesius Theater, Duquesne University, 600 Forbes Ave., Pittsburgh.
To purchase tickets, visit www.duqredmasquers.com/purchase-tickets.
Thursday, Dec. 6
Political Theory for the Real World
Dr. Michael Goodhart from the University of Pittsburgh's Political Science Department will speak about his new book, which challenges a conventional approach to injustice by viewing it as a political rather than philosophical problem. Presented by the Center for Interpretive and Qualitative Research.
4:30 to 6 p.m., Room 207, College Hall, Duquesne University, 600 Forbes Ave., Pittsburgh.
For more information, visit the event website.
Friday, Dec. 7
An Afternoon with Supreme Court of the U.S. Associate Justice Sonia Sotomayor
During this special event, Justice Sonia Sotomayor will participate in a conversation with Duquesne University President Ken Gormley and U.S. Court of Appeals Judge Marjorie Rendell. Justice Sotomayor also will receive the Honorable Carol Los Mansmann Award for Distinguished Public Service, presented in partnership with the Western Pennsylvania Chapter of the Federal Bar Association. This event is free and open to the public. Advanced registration is encouraged as a large crowd is expected and seating is limited.
3:30 p.m., Union Ballroom, Duquesne University, 600 Forbes Ave., Pittsburgh.
For more information and to register, visit the event website.
Thursday, Dec. 13, through Saturday, Dec. 15
One Acts for Charity
Join the Duquesne Red Masquers for their annual One Acts for Charity event, featuring one-act plays directed and performed by Duquesne students.
8 p.m., Genesius Theater, Duquesne University, 600 Forbes Ave., Pittsburgh.
For more information, visit www.duqredmasquers.com.
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