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Pat Hazell

calendar icon20 Sep 2015    

Pat Hazell to present next Carson Lecture Sept. 25

Lincoln, Neb.--Comedian and former “Seinfeld” writer Pat Hazell will present the next Carson Lecture on Friday, Sept. 25.

Hazell’s Carson Lecture will be at 3:30 p.m. in Howell Theatre, which is located on the first floor of the Temple Building, on the University of Nebraska–Lincoln’s City Campus at 12th and R sts. The event is free and open to the public, but a free ticket is required for entry. Reserve your free tickets at http://go.unl.edu/theatretix.

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Kevin Hanrahan and Jamie Reimer

calendar icon19 Sep 2015    

Collaboration key in upcoming vocal recital

LINCOLN, Neb.— University of Nebraska-Lincoln Glenn Korff School of Music’s Jamie Reimer, soprano, and Kevin Hanrahan, tenor, will collaborate with guest pianist Matthew Larson in a vocal recital of German Lieder by Robert and Clara Schumann on Thursday, September 24 at 7:30 p.m. in Kimball Recital Hall.

These composers (husband and wife) are pillars in the solo vocal repertoire tradition. Repertoire includes Dichterliebe, Liebst du um Schönheit, and the Op. 78 duets.

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(left to right) Jorden Charley-Whatley, Hunter McDonald and Will Voelker star in Theatix's "Facing East."

calendar icon18 Sep 2015    

Theatrix opens season with 'Facing East'

Lincoln, Neb,--Theatrix, a student-run theatre company within the Johnny Carson School of Theatre and Film, will begin its season with the play "Facing East" by Carol Lynn Pearson.

Chadwick Taylor, a second-year MFA directing student at UNL, will be directing the play.

Performances are at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 1, 2 and 3, and at 2 p.m. Oct. 4 in the Lab Theatre third floor of the Temple Building.

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Lauren Karle, Arroz con Leche with Adriana 2014,  Earthenware.

calendar icon18 Sep 2015    

Hixson-Lied Visiting Artists in Ceramics to present lectures Sept. 22

Lincoln, Neb.--The Department of Art and Art History's Clay Club, with support from the Hixson-Lied Visiting Artist Series, presents three emerging artists in ceramics as guest artists: Bri Murphy, Jana Evans and Lauren Karle. The three artists will give consecutive lectures beginning at 2:30 p.m. on Sept. 22 in Richards Hall Rm. 218. The lectures are free and open to the public.

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Jason Schwartzman stars in "7 Chinese Brothers." Director Bob Byington will appear for a Q&A at the Ross on Sept. 25.

calendar icon10 Sep 2015    

Director Bob Byington will be at the Ross Sept. 25

Lincoln, Neb.--The Norman A. Geske Cinema Showcase Presents Director Bob Byington who will be appearing at the Friday, Sept. 25 opening night screening of 7 CHINESE BROTHERS at 7:30 p.m. for a question and answer session with the audience.
 
"[Jason Schwartzman] smarms his way through Bob Byington's very funny 7 CHINESE BROTHERS as if the pic had been drawn up especially for him."—John DeFore, Variety.
 

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The Alloy Orchestra. Photo credit:  Rogovin.com.

calendar icon08 Sep 2015    

The Alloy Orchestra returns to the Ross Sept. 19

Lincoln, Neb.--The Alloy Orchestra returns to The Ross on Saturday, Sept. 19 at 7 p.m. performing their original score to the newly restored 1929 documentary classic MAN WITH A MOVIE CAMERA by Dziga Vertov.  Further details are available at www.TheRoss.org, by consulting your newspaper, or by calling the MRRMAC film information line at (402) 472-5353.
 

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Jessie Graff competed this summer on NBC's "American Ninja Warrior." Photo courtesy of NBC.

calendar icon03 Sep 2015    

From Husker to American Ninja Warrior: Graff competes on hit NBC show

Lincoln, Neb.--Johnny Carson School of Theatre and Film Alumna and Professional Stuntwoman Jessie Graff (B.A. 2007) competed this summer on the NBC television show, “American Ninja Warrior,” becoming the only woman to qualify for the Las Vegas finals, which began airing on Aug. 31.

This was Graff’s second time competing on “American Ninja Warrior,” but her first time qualifying for the national finals in Las Vegas. Only those competitors who place in the top 15 of their regional finals make it to the final round in Las Vegas.

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Mark Clinton

calendar icon01 Sep 2015    

Clinton to present Three Musical Postcards from Vienna

LINCOLN, Neb.— University of Nebraska-Lincoln Glenn Korff School of Music Hixson-Lied Professor of Piano Mark Clinton will present Three Musical Postcards from Vienna during his faculty recital Thursday, September 17 at 7:30 p.m. in Kimball Recital Hall.

“The recital represents three very distinct musical “snapshots” from Vienna (Schubert in 1823, Brahms in 1861, and Schoenberg in 1909),” Clinton said. “Each of the three works holds an important place in the canon that we call the standard piano repertoire.”

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Scott Anderson

calendar icon01 Sep 2015    

Anderson’s recital to showcase versatility of the trombone

LINCOLN, Neb.— University of Nebraska-Lincoln Glenn Koff School of Music Hixson-Lied Professor of Trombone Scott Anderson will host his faculty recital on Wednesday, September 16 in the Kimball Recital Hall starting at 7:30 p.m.

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Jeffrey McCray

calendar icon28 Aug 2015    

McCray’s faculty performance will be his birthday celebration

LINCOLN, Neb.— University of Nebraska-Lincoln Glenn Korff School of Music Associate Professor of Bassoon Jeffrey McCray will have his faculty performance on Thursday, September 10 at 7:30 p.m. in Kimball Recital Hall.

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