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L-R: Lynn Twarowski, Janae Dunn, Lindsey Parodi, Julia Utter. Photo by Bridget Vacha.

24 Mar 2016    

University Theatre season closes with 'She Kills Monsters'

Lincoln, Neb.--The Johnny Carson School of Theatre and Film closes its 2015-2016 season with SHE KILLS MONSTERS by Qui Nguyen, an action-packed and comedic romp into the world of fantasy role-playing games.

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Qwist Joseph, “Qwist,” stoneware, cast bronze, hair, string, wood, 8” x 12” x 12”, 2016. Joyce Bingeman, “Preface,” panel painting, 8” x 10”, 2016.

24 Mar 2016    

MFA Thesis Exhibitions open April 4 in Eisentrager-Howard Gallery

Lincoln, Neb.—Nine graduating Master of Fine Arts students from the University of Nebraska–Lincoln’s Department of Art and Art History will present their MFA Thesis Exhibitions in three exhibitions on display between April 4-22 in the Eisentrager-Howard Gallery in Richards Hall.
 
The first MFA Thesis Exhibition runs April 4-8 and features the work of Joyce Bingeman, Patricia Davis and Meryl Engler. A reception will be held April 8 from 5-7 p.m.
 

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21 Mar 2016    

UNL Opera taking Marriage of Figaro across Nebraska in May

Get up-close with UNL Opera’s MARRIAGE OF FIGARO—Opera as you’ve never experienced it. The University of Nebraska-Lincoln Opera, in the Hixson-Lied College of Fine and Performing Arts Glenn Korff School of Music, will perform the opera at:
* Friend Opera House, Sunday, May 15, 2:00 p.m., Friend, Nebraska
* The Golden Husk, Wednesday, May 18, 7:00 p.m., Ord, Nebraska
* Northeast Community College, Thursday, May 19, 7:00 p.m., Norfolk, Nebraska
* Red Cloud Opera House, Friday, May 20, 7:00 p.m., Red Cloud, Nebraska

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Gregory Beaver

18 Mar 2016    

Beaver to perform ‘Bach: The Complete Suites for Unaccompanied Cello’

LINCOLN, Neb.— Johann Sebastian Bach’s 6 Cello Suites are the pinnacle of music for solo cello. The Gregory Beaver performance on Thursday, April 7 at 7 p.m. in Kimball Recital Hall features all 6 Suites in a single evening, a marathon feat rarely attempted and never before in Nebraska.

Gregory Beaver is the cellist of the internationally recognized Chiara String Quartet in residence at UNL and a research associate professor in the University of Nebraska-Lincoln Glenn Korff School of Music.

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The University Singers will perform at New York City's Carnegie Hall on March 28.

17 Mar 2016    

University Singers to perform at Carnegie Hall March 28

Lincoln, Neb.--The University Singers, the University of Nebraska–Lincoln’s historic flagship choral ensemble, will be traveling to New York City in March to perform at Carnegie Hall.

Their trip is March 24-29 with their performance at Carnegie Hall taking place at 8 p.m. EST in Carnegie Hall’s Stern Auditorium. For tickets, visit http://go.unl.edu/a5jg.

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John Bailey

17 Mar 2016    

Bailey’s rescheduled performance coming up on March 31

LINCOLN, Neb.— Faculty flutist John Bailey will present a solo recital on Thursday, March 31 dedicated to the flute works of 20th-century German composer Paul Hindemith (1895-1963) in the Westbrook Recital Hall at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln Glenn Korff School of Music at 7:30 p.m.

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Michaela Habe

17 Mar 2016    

Habe to receive University of Nebraska Board of Regents Kudos Award

Lincoln, Neb.—Michaela Habe, Financial Specialist in the Department of Art and Art History, will receive a Kudos award during the March 18, 2016, meeting of the University of Nebraska Board of Regents.

A UNL graduate, Habe has spent her professional career at UNL. She began as a student worker and held positions in University Housing before her current role as financial specialist in the Department of Art and Art History.

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UNL Faculty Jazz Ensemble

15 Mar 2016    

UNL Faculty Jazz Ensemble to perform in Westbrook

LINCOLN, Neb.— On Tuesday, March 29, the Glenn Korff School of Music will present the UNL Faculty Jazz Ensemble in concert in the Westbrook Recital Hall at 7:30 p.m.

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Diane Barger

15 Mar 2016    

Barger Nominated for President-Elect of International Music Organization

Barger Nominated for President-Elect of International Music Organization
International Clarinet Association Announces Officer Candidates

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Carlton Newton, “October.” Hand-woven galvanized sheet steel, 2011. 23 ½” x 17” x 9”.

15 Mar 2016    

Sculptor Carlton Newton will present the next Hixson-Lied Visiting Artist Lecture March 31

Lincoln, Neb.--Sculptor Carlton Newton will present the next lecture of the Hixson-Lied Visiting Artists & Scholars Lecture Series on Thursday, March 31 at 5:30 p.m. in Richards Hall Rm. 15 on the University of Nebraska–Lincoln city campus. The lecture is free and open to the public.

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