Wire Watch: Feb. 6-13


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Sienna Axe, A&E Reporter

Feb. 6: Visiting Writers Reading Series: Johanna Stoberock

Thursday, Feb. 6, 7 p.m., Kimball Theatre in Hunter Conservatory

Whitman’s own Senior Adjunct Assistant Professor of English and General Studies Johanna Stoberock reads some of her own writing as part of Whitman’s Visiting Writers Reading Series.


Feb. 8: Lantern Festival Celebration

Saturday, Feb. 8, 6 p.m., Reid Ballroom

China@Whitman throws a celebration of the Lantern Festival and the Lunar New Year. Drop in for Chinese food, riddles, student performances, prizes and more.


Feb. 8: Varsity Nordic

Saturday, Feb. 8, 8 p.m., Kimball Theatre in Hunter Conservatory

Varsity Nordic is back, and earlier than ever. Stop in for a good hour of improv comedy and get home in time for a full night’s sleep.


Feb. 9: Setsubun at Tekisuijuku

Sunday, Feb. 9, 2:30 p.m., Tekisuijuku

Tekisuijuku celebrates Setsubun, the annual Japanese festival marking the day before the beginning of Spring, with food and games.


Feb. 13: One Act Play Festival

Thursday, Feb. 13, 8 p.m., Alexander Stage in Harper Joy Theatre

Whitman’s annual One Act Play Festival features three short plays written, directed, designed and acted entirely by Whitman students. See all three, then vote on your favorites.