The Richmond Register

January 18, 2014

EKU lists spring semester performing, fine arts events


Special to the Register

RICHMOND — Dozens of cultural events spotlighting the talents of Eastern Kentucky University students are scheduled during the spring semester. They include concerts, plays, a dance performance and art exhibits.

Dates and times are subject to change. Patrons are urged to watch or listen for further announcements or call ahead to be certain that events have not been rescheduled. The respective telephone numbers are: Music, 622-3266; Art, 622-1629; Theatre, 622-1315, and Dance, 622-1901.

All events are open to the public at no charge unless otherwise indicated.

For a list of events scheduled at the EKU Center for the Arts, visit EKUCenter.com.

Music

Jan. 28, Travis Richter, Faculty Voice Recital, 7:30 p.m., Gifford Theatre, Campbell Building

Jan. 30, James Kelly, Guest Piano Recital, 7:30 p.m., Gifford Theatre, Campbell Building

Feb. 1, Piano Studio Recital, 7 p.m., Gifford Theatre, Campbell Building

Feb. 16, Concert Band/Brass Choir Concert, 3 p.m., Brock Auditorium, Coates Building

Feb. 16, William Kanengiser, Guest Guitarist, 7 p.m., O’Donnell Hall, Whitlock Building

Feb. 21, Symphonic Wind Ensemble Concert, 7:30 p.m., EKU Center for the Arts

March 2, Choral Concert, 7:30 p.m., First Christian Church

March 3, Orchestra Concert, 7:30 p.m., EKU Center for the Arts

March 4, Guest Violin/Bass Duo, 6 p.m., Pearl Buchanan Theatre, Keen Johnson Building

March 4, Jazz Ensemble Concert, 7:30 p.m., Gifford Theatre, Campbell Building

March 18, Connie Rhoades, Faculty Clarinet Recital, 7:30 p.m., Gifford Theatre, Campbell Building

March 20, Rachel Taylor, Faculty Piano Recital, 6 p.m., Gifford Theatre, Campbell Building

March 22, EKU Clarinet Festival, all day, Gifford Theatre, Campbell Building

March 25, Faculty Brass Quintet Recital, 7:30 p.m., Gifford Theatre, Campbell Building

March 26, Meg Saunders, Faculty Violin Recital, 7:30 p.m., Gifford Theatre, Campbell Building

March 28, Piano Studio Recital, 8 p.m., Gifford Theatre, Campbell Building

March 29, EKU Piano Day, 8 a.m.-7 p.m., Gifford Theatre, Campbell Building

March 31, Guitar Ensemble Concert, 7:30 p.m., O’Donnell Hall, Whitlock Building

April 4, 7:30 p.m., and April 5, 2 p.m., Opera Performances, EKU Center for the Arts Black Box Theater, admission is $5, $2 for students, and free for children under the age of 5

April 6, Concert Band/Brass Choir Concert, 3 p.m., Brock Auditorium, Coates Building

April 7, Guest String Recital, 7:30 p.m, Walnut Hall, Keen Johnson Building

April 13, Video Game Recital, 3 p.m., Brock Auditorium, Coates Building

April 14, String Orchestra Concert, 7:30 p.m., Brock Auditorium, Coates Building

April 15, Symphonic Wind Ensemble Concert, 7:30 p.m., EKU Center for the Arts

April 17, Percussion Ensemble Concert, 7:30 p.m., Brock Auditorium, Coates Building

April 23, Double Reed Recital, 7:30 p.m., Brock Auditorium, Coates Building

April 24, Choral Concert, 7:30 p.m., First Baptist Church, Eastern By-Pass

April 24, Jazz Crawl, 7:30 p.m., beginning at EKU Center for the Arts Black Box Theater (subject to change), price to be announced.

April 27, Clarinet Studio Recital, 3 p.m., Brock Auditorium, Coates Building

April 27, Trombone Studio Recital, 5:30 p.m., Brock Auditorium, Coates Building

April 27, Horn Studio Recital, 7:30 p.m., Brock Auditorium, Coates Building

April 28, Sax Ensemble Concert, 6 p.m., Gifford Theatre, Campbell Building

April 28, Madison Winds Recital, 7:30 p.m., Gifford Theatre, Campbell Building

April 29, Guitar Studio Recital, 7:30 p.m., Gifford Theatre, Campbell Building

May 2, Orchestra Concerto Concert, 7:30 p.m., Gifford Theatre, Campbell Building

May 3, Piano Studio Recital, 3 p.m., Gifford Theatre, Campbell Building

Theatre

Wednesday, Feb. 26-Saturday, March 1, 8 p.m. nightly, and Sunday, March 2, 2 p.m., “Urinetown” by Greg Kotis and Mark Hollmann, a joint production between EKU Theatre and Department of Music, Gifford Theatre, $6 for students and senior citizens, $8 for other adults, call 859-622-1323 (noon-4 p.m. weekdays) for ticket information.

Wednesday, April 23-Saturday, April 26, 8 p.m. nightly, and Sunday, April 27, 2 p.m., “The Long Christmas Ride Home” by Paula Vogel, Gifford Theatre, $5 for students and senior citizens, $6 for other adults, call 859-622-1323 (noon-4 p.m. weekdays) for ticket information.

For more details, visit www.theatre.eku.edu or call 622-1315.

Art

All exhibits in Giles Gallery. Call 622-8135 or visit www.art.eku.edu/ fred-parker-giles-gallery for Gallery hours.

Jan. 23-Feb. 21, Chautauqua National Juried Exhibition, “Beauty Matters,” jointly sponsored art exhibition (Upper Gallery), and “Interwoven,” baskets of rural traditions and modern ties (Lower Gallery). Reception on Thursday, Jan. 30, 5-7 p.m.

March 2-28, Bluegrass Regional High School Exhibition, hosted by EKU’s Department of Art & Design and the Kentucky Art Education and featuring high school artists from schools in Anderson, Bell, Bourbon, Boyle, Casey, Clark, Clay, Clinton, Estill, Fayette, Franklin, Garrard, Jackson, Jessamine, Knox, Laurel, Lee, Lincoln, Madison, McCreary, Mercer, Owsley, Powell, Pulaski, Rockcastle, Russell, Scott, Wayne, Whitley and Woodford Counties. Reception on Sunday, March 2, 2-4 p.m.

April 6-18, Art Student Association Juried Exhibition, mixed media exhibit by students enrolled in EKU’s Department of Art & Design. Opening reception on April 6, 2-4 p.m.

April 27-May 8, Bachelor of Fine Arts Exhibition, mixed media exhibit by graduating BFA students in EKU’s Department of Art and Design. Reception, April 27, 2-4 p.m.

Dance

April 9-11, EKU Dance Theatre Spring Concert, 8 p.m. nightly; Saturday, April 12, 2 and 8 p.m., O’Donnell Hall, Whitlock Building, $5 for students, $10 non-students. For tickets, call 622-2171, beginning March 26. For more information, call 622-1901 or visit www.dance.eku.edu.