George H. Brown, associate dean of the College of Fine Arts at Western Michigan University, has been appointed to the top position in WCU’s College of Fine and Performing Arts.
The School of Music’s “Sounds of the Season” event will feature student and faculty ensembles, the Jackson County Children’s Choir and an appearance by you-know-who – St Nick.
Former Mouseketeer Lindsey Alley will present an evening of musical performances mingled with stand-up comedy titled “Blood, Sweat and Mousketears” at the John W. Bardo Fine and Performing Arts Center at WCU on Tuesday, Dec 2.
The annual Handmade Holiday Sale will be held in the Star Atrium adjacent to the Fine Art Museum at Western Carolina University on Thursday, Nov. 20, from noon to 7 p.m.
WCU’s 2014-15 theatrical season will take a musical turn down “42nd Street” as the School of Stage and Screen presents the show Thursday through Sunday at the Bardo Arts Center.
The North Carolina Literary and Historical Association will present Broadway star and WCU distinguished professor Terrence Mann with the Hardee-Rives Award for the Dramatic Arts.
The Western Carolina University Wind Ensemble will present its first concert of the fall semester at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 28, in the university’s John W. Bardo Fine and Performing Arts Center.
The independent feature film “Stay Then Go,” which explores the limits of love and sacrifice for the mother of an autistic child, will be screened at WCU on Tuesday, Oct. 21, as part of the 2014-15 Southern Circuit Tour of Independent Filmmakers.
The Western Carolina University Percussion Ensemble will perform in concert at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 6, in the recital hall of the Coulter Building on the WCU campus.
Douglass Grimmett, president and founder of Primal Screen, one of the leading motion graphics companies in the Southeast, will give a talk on the power of stories and characters in entertainment branding at 2 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 23, in Room 130 of Western Carolina University’s John W. Bardo Fine and Performing Arts Center.