Recitals & Visiting Artists

Panel Discussion: LGBTQ+ in the Arts

Tuesday, October 16, 2018 at 6:00pm

Galvin Recital Hall

David Getsy, Jennifer Higdon, and Amy Hutchison, panelists; E. Patrick Johnson, moderator

A candid discussion of the experiences of LGBTQ+ individuals working within the arts. Topics to be addressed include the relationship of identity to creative output, inclusivity and discrimination within the arts, the role of the LGBTQ+ community in making progress toward equality, and the role of arts presenters in representing LGBTQ+ artists and art. The discussion will be followed by a 15-minute Q&A.

Free Event

Mary B. Galvin Recital Hall


70 Arts Circle Drive
Evanston, IL 60208
United States

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Located in the Ryan Center for the Musical Arts, this 400-seat hall features a 40-foot glass wall offering views of Lake Michigan and the Chicago skyline. Undulating walls of Forest Stewardship Council–certified wood, covered with a thin layer of African moabi wood, provide optimal acoustics, and the hall is equipped with state-of-the-art sound and video equipment for recording.