Wednesday, March 11 Friday (Women’s History Month Film Series)
5:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. | 70 Montague Hall
Narrated by Sada Thompson and commentary written by Hayden Herrera, this documentary explores Kahlo as the center of the Mexican renaissance of the 1920s and 1930s — not just as an artist, but also as a tragic figure. It follows Kahlo’s painting career, her growing interest in politics and her turbulent relationship with her husband, Diego.
Music Student Showcase
7:30 p.m. | Teatro Zuccone
UMD Music Student Action Committee presents an eclectic showcase of student musicians.
Thursday, March 12
Detestable Madness (two medieval one-acts)
7:30 p.m. | MPAC
Cost: Adults $19 | Seniors $14 | UMD Fac/Staff $14 | Student $8 | UMD Student $6
Adapted by Jenna Soleo-Shanks and the cast from the plays of Hrotsvit of Gandersheim. “Detestable Madness” uses modern dance, pop music and puppetry to bring to life stories of female strength, struggle and sacrifice. This original collaboration based on the 1,000-year-old plays written by Hrotsvit of Gandersheim explores universal themes.
Friday, March 13: Last day before spring break!
Glensheen Flashlight Tours
7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. | Glensheen Mansion
Minerva Zine Party
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. | Prove Gallery
Minerva celebrates its anniversary with a display of original zine artwork, the release of a new issue, readings, food, beverages and local music by Israel Malachi and Black Diary.