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Richard Move as Martha. Photo by Josef Astor.

28 Feb 2014    

UNL's IAS Brings Multi-disciplinary Artist Richard Move to Lincoln

The Interdisciplinary Arts Symposium at the Hixson-Lied College of Fine and Performing Arts at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln celebrates its fifth annual season this spring with an exploration of “Performing Partnerships: Great American Collaborations of the Stage, ” looking at how artistic partnerships form, what sustains them, and what new hybrid forms are born from them—in American modern dance, musical composition, choral singing, visual arts, and filmmaking.

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The UNL Jazz Orchestra will perform with the UNL Big Band on March 5 at 7:30 p.m. in Kimball Recital Hall.

27 Feb 2014    

Student Ensembles take the stage for the first half of March

The month of March is full of student ensembles at the Glenn Korff School of Music starting with the inaugural Guitar Ensemble on Sunday.

Here is a look at each of the upcoming student ensembles:

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The deadline for applications is March 31, 2014

25 Feb 2014    

The Hixson-Lied College of Fine and Performing Arts is seeking Ambassadors

The Hixson-Lied College of Fine and Performing Arts is currently seeking qualified applicants to serve as Ambassadors for the 2014-2015 school year.

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Combat Workshop

24 Feb 2014    

Lincoln Assassination Workshop

The Lincoln Assassination Workshop, to be held April 5-6, 2014, is a stage combat workshop sanctioned by the Society of American Fight Directors that takes place each spring at the Johnny Carson School. It's also a weekend of mayhem, fun, and an incredible learning experience.

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Clayton Van Winkle

23 Feb 2014    

UNL's Carson School's Van Winkle a finalist for Hemsley Lighting Internship

Clayton Van Winkle, a third-year graduate student from Garland, Texas, is a national finalist for the prestigious Gilbert Hemsley Lighting Internship. In addition, his lighting design for last year’s “Candide” won first place recognition at the Region V Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival (KCACTF), and he will represent the Johnny Carson School of Theatre and Film at the national festival in Washington, D.C., April 14-19.

“The ACTF honor was great, but the Hemsley was just huge,” Van Winkle said. “This is the premier lighting internship in the nation.”

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Magic Marvels opens on March 1, 2014, with shows running at 1:30pm and 7:30pm.

23 Feb 2014    

Nebraska Masquers Present Magic Marvels: A Night of Granting Wishes; A Benefit for the Make-A-Wish® Foundation

Nebraska Masquers, a Johnny Carson School of Theatre and Film sponsored Recognized Student Organization, and the Kappa Chapter of Chi Omega have teamed up, and are extremely proud to present Magic Marvels: A Night of Granting Wishes. Magic Marvels is a theatrical production of illusion and mystery in benefit of the Make-A-Wish® Foundation. The Make-A-Wish Foundation is an organization that grants wishes to children with life-threatening medical conditions.

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The new college would launch July 15, 2015.

12 Feb 2014    

UNL to launch new college integrating fine and performing arts, architecture

Two UNL colleges will consolidate to build new programs that attract today's students and expand research collaborations, top campus administrators said.

Chancellor Harvey Perlman and Ellen Weissinger, senior vice chancellor for academic affairs, announced last week an initiative to create the new UNL college, which will unite the College of Architecture and the Hixson-Lied College of Fine and Performing Arts, pending approval by the University of Nebraska Board of Regents.

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Caleb Bailey and Michael Reichman

10 Feb 2014    

Two Alumni receive spots in League of American Orchestras' Emerging Leaders Program

Michael Reichman (B.M. 2008) and Caleb Bailey (B.A. 2010) were two of seven selected nationally for the two-year program for those under age 35 who want to be a driving force in the future of America’s orchestras.

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William Fox

10 Feb 2014    

Visiting Artist William Fox to speak Feb. 18 at UNL

William L. Fox, a writer whose work is a sustained inquiry into how human cognition transforms land into landscape, will present a free public lecture on Tuesday, Feb. 18 at 5:30 p.m. in Richards Hall Rm. 15 on the University of Nebraska–Lincoln city campus.

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Temple pediment, Athenian Acropolis, 6th century B.C.

08 Feb 2014    

Next AIA Lecture focuses on Athenian Acropolis

Nancy Klein, a classical archaeologist from Texas A&M University, will present the next Lincoln-Omaha Society of the Archaeological Institute of America lecture on what the Athenian Acropolis was like before the Parthenon was constructed in the 440s B.C.

Klein's lecture, titled "Before the Parthenon: The Architecture of the Archaic Athenian Acropolis" will take place at 7:30 p.m. on Monday, Feb. 24 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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