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The Women’s Week Staged Reading Festival has performances March 15-17 in the Lab Theatre.

calendar icon07 Mar 2017    

Theatrix celebrates Women's Week with Staged Reading Festival

Lincoln, Neb.--Theatrix, the student-run theatre company within the Johnny Carson School of Theatre and Film at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, continues its 2017 Spring season with the Women’s Week Staged Reading Festival, an event that presents plays performed, directed, and written by published and student female theatre artists.
 

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Gregory Beaver

calendar icon06 Mar 2017    

Spend St. Patrick’s Day with cello music in Kimball Recital Hall

LINCOLN, Neb.— On March 17 at 7:30 pm in Kimball Recital Hall, Gregory Beaver will perform a mostly solo recital of cello music ranging from the 20th century masterpiece “Sonata for solo cello” by Zoltán Kodály in the 50th anniversary of his death to a Nebraska premiere.

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Symphony Orchestra

calendar icon06 Mar 2017    

UNL Symphony Orchestra presents Student Soloist Night

LINCOLN, Neb.— The UNL Symphony Orchestra will present its annual Student Soloist Night on Tuesday, March 14 at 7:30 p.m. in Kimball Recital Hall. The concert features winners of the 2016-17 Undergraduate and Graduate Solo Competitions.

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T.J. Foster, Creighton Prep, “Looking to the Future.” Foster’s work is among the work featured in the “Nebraska Young Artist Awards/Statewide High School Invitational” exhibition on display March 10-24. A ceramics piece by Deanna Allen of Lincoln North Star.

calendar icon06 Mar 2017    

Nebraska Young Artist Awards/Statewide High School Invitational runs March 10-24

Lincoln, Neb.—The “Nebraska Young Artist Awards/Statewide High School Invitational” exhibition opens Friday, March 10 at the Eisentrager-Howard Gallery in Richards Hall.

The exhibition, which is part of the Hixson-Lied College of Fine and Performing Arts’ Nebraska Young Artist Awards’ visual arts component and sponsored by the School of Art, Art History & Design, runs March 10-24.

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Cover for "The Good Life" CD

calendar icon03 Mar 2017    By Brian G. Reetz

The sound of The Good Life

The Good Life. What does it mean to you? For some it’s about spending time with the ones they love, for others it’s a night walking on the beach and for others still it’s about just enjoying life!

The University of Nebraska-Lincoln Jazz Orchestra recently released a CD, “The Good Life: Live at Kimball Hall,” that captures many different moods and feelings with powerful live performances by the group.

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Jonah Sirota

calendar icon02 Mar 2017    

Sirota viola recital includes World Premiere piece, Elegy For a Lost World

LINCOLN, Neb.— Violist Jonah Sirota’s recital with guest artist Molly Morkoski, piano, and faculty artists William McMullen, oboe, Diane Barger, clarinet, John Bailey, flute, and Karen Becker, cello will take place Wednesday, March 15 at 7:30 p.m. in Kimball Recital Hall.

It’s a program of chamber music with viola from the time when the instrument came into its own. The night features works by Holst, Clarke, Loeffler, Bruch, Martinu, and the world premiere of Elegy For a Lost World by Robert Sirota.

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calendar icon02 Mar 2017    

Evenings of Choirs takes to the Kimball stage Sunday night

LINCOLN, Neb.— Three University of Nebraska-Lincoln Glenn Korff School of Music choirs will combine to perform on the same program Sunday, March 5 at 7:30 p.m. in Kimball Recital Hall for Evenings of Choirs.

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In 1999, Rob Forbes launched his first startup, Design Within Reach, which marketed European modern furnishings to American buyers. Forbes will present a free lecture on March 9. Rob Forbes

calendar icon27 Feb 2017    

CANCELED: Designer and Entrepreneur Forbes presents Hixson-Lied Visiting Artist Lecture March 9

Please note:  Due to illness, the Rob Forbes lecture scheduled for March 9 has been canceled.

Lincoln, Neb.--Designer and Entrepreneur Rob Forbes will present the next lecture of the Hixson-Lied Visiting Artists & Scholars Lecture Series on Thursday, March 9 at 5:30 p.m. in Richards Hall Rm. 15. The lecture is free and open to the public.

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University of Nebraska Brass Quintet

calendar icon27 Feb 2017    

Bachs highlight upcoming U. of Nebraska Brass Quintet recital

LINCOLN, Neb.— The University of Nebraska Brass Quintet will present their Spring Recital on Monday, March 13 at 7:30 p.m. in Kimball Recital Hall. The program takes the listener through styles from the Renaissance, the Baroque and into the Twentieth Century. It features music by two different Bachs (both Johann Sebastian and Jan) and a rarely performed work for quintet by Edward Gregson.

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Chamber Singers

calendar icon27 Feb 2017    

UNL Chamber Singers to present ‘Miniature Monuments’

LINCOLN, Neb.— The University of Nebraska-Lincoln Glenn Korff School of Music’s Chamber Singers, under the direction of Dr. Steve Grives, presents “Miniature Monuments” a concert of some of the most significant masterworks composed for chamber choir on Sunday, March 12 at 3 p.m. in Kimball Recital Hall.

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