October 17, 2018 Arts Calendar
2018-10-17 19:00 2018-10-17 21:30 America/New_York Considering Matthew Shepard Cochran Chapel Andover

Considering Matthew Shepard

7:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m., Cochran Chapel

In October of 1998, Matthew Shepard, a young, gay student at the University of Wyoming in Laramie was kidnapped, severely beaten, tied to a fence and left to die in a lonely field under a blanket of stars. Five days later, when Matt passed away, the world was watching. Approaching the eve of the 20th anniversary, Craig Hella Johnson has responded with his first concert-length work, Considering Matthew Shepard

We invite you to campus for a performance of by Grammy® award-winning Conspirare, under the direction of composer, Craig Hella Johnson. Join us for an evening of music that has uplifted, moved and inspired thousands of listeners across the nation.

This event is free, but tickets will be required to attend. Kindly RSVP online or contact Office of Alumni Engagement with questions. Tickets will be sent in your confirmation email.

This event is made possible by the Kayden Guest Artist Fund.

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