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calendar icon25 Sep 2017    

Flyover New Music Series debuts its first concert October 5

LINCOLN, Neb.— The Flyover New Music Series is the new music series from the composition studio at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln’s Glenn Korff School of Music. The series is administered and overseen by composition faculty and students.

The debut Flyover New Music Concert will feature six stunning new works by composers in the Glenn Korff School of Music, including three students new in the fall 2017 term. The performance will take place in Westbrook Recital Hall at 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, October 5.

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Teresa Ganzel with Johnny Carson in a Tea Time Movies with Art Fern sketch on "The Tonight Show." Courtesy photo. Teresa Ganzel

calendar icon21 Sep 2017    By Kathe C. Andersen

'Tea Time Movie' skit actress Teresa Ganzel is next Carson Lecturer

Lincoln, Neb.— Teresa Ganzel, a comedic actress and recurring cast member of The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson who starred as the Tea Time Lady and other characters in many other popular skits on the show, will present the next Carson Lecture on Friday, Oct. 6 at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln’s Johnny Carson School of Theatre and Film.

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Robert Mahoney

calendar icon21 Sep 2017    

Art critic Mahoney will present next Hixson-Lied Visiting Artist Lecture Oct. 4

Lincoln, Neb.--The University of Nebraska–Lincoln’s School of Art, Art History & Design’s Hixson-Lied Visiting Artist & Scholar Lecture Series brings notable artists, scholars and designers to Nebraska each semester to enhance the education of students.

Art critic Robert Mahoney will present the next lecture on Wednesday, Oct. 4 at 5:30 p.m. in Richards Hall Rm. 15. Mahoney’s lecture is free and open to the public.

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The Alloy Orchestra returns to The Ross with two performances on Saturday, Sept. 30. Photo courtesy of Rogovin.com.

calendar icon20 Sep 2017    

World-renowned Alloy Orchestra returns to the Ross

Lincoln, Neb.--The world-renowned Alloy Orchestra returns to The Ross on Saturday, Sept. 30 for two performances, providing live, original accompaniment for the silent films "The Lost World" (1925) at 3 p.m. and "A Page of Madness" (1926) at 7 p.m.

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Wind Ensemble

calendar icon20 Sep 2017    

Wind Ensemble to open its season with festive musical array

LINCOLN, Neb.— The University of Nebraska-Lincoln Wind Ensemble in the Glenn Korff School of Music opens the season with a festive musical array inspired by William Makepeace Thackeray’s novel Vanity Fair, or Pen and Pencil Sketches of English Society on Wednesday, October 4 at 7:30 p.m. in Kimball Recital Hall.

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Tickets for "Abigail/1702" are available now at the Lied Center Box Office. Abbey Siegworth stars as Young Woman, and Don Richard stars as Old Man in "Abigail/1702," which opens the Nebraska Repertory Theatre season on Sept. 30. Photo by John Ficenec.

calendar icon20 Sep 2017    

Nebraska Repertory Theatre launches new, year-round season with 'Abigail/1702'

Lincoln, Neb.--The Nebraska Repertory Theatre, the state’s only regional professional theatre, associated with the Johnny Carson School of Theatre and Film in the Hixson-Lied College of Fine and Performing Arts at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln, launches its first year-round season September 30, 2017 with ABIGAIL/1702 by Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa.
 

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A drone view of the Bath Complex with a cluster of Late Roman pottery kilns visible. Photo courtesy of Michael Hoff. Michael Hoff

calendar icon20 Sep 2017    By Kathe C. Andersen

Hoff's excavation in Turkey yields light industrial finds

Lincoln, Neb.—Three additional kilns were uncovered this summer at the Antiochia at Cragum excavation in Turkey this summer, bringing the total to six kilns. The kilns, along with a previously uncovered glass manufacturing workshop, all found in the bath house area of the site, indicates the area became light industrial in nature during the late Roman Empire (5th to 7th century A.D.).

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calendar icon15 Sep 2017    

Performance cancellation, date change and site change

LINCOLN, Neb.— There are a few changes to the University of Nebraska-Lincoln Glenn Korff School of Music performance calendar for this fall.

The Darryl White performance scheduled for November 19 in Kimball Recital Hall has been canceled.

 The Play with the Chiara audition scheduled for November 28 in Westbrook’s Recital Hall has been moved to October 26 at 7 p.m. in Westbrook’s Room 132.

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Sukha Worob, “Ghosts in the Noise,” 4’ x 5’ print and inking stations.

calendar icon15 Sep 2017    

Printmaker Worob to present next Hixson-Lied Visiting Artist Lecture

Lincoln, Neb.--The University of Nebraska–Lincoln’s School of Art, Art History & Design’s Hixson-Lied Visiting Artist & Scholar Lecture Series brings notable artists, scholars and designers to Nebraska each semester to enhance the education of students.

Printmaker Sukha Worob will present the next lecture on Wednesday, Sept. 20 at 5:30 p.m. in Richards Hall Rm. 15. Worob’s lecture is free and open to the public.

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Kevin Hanrahan

calendar icon14 Sep 2017    

‘When we can truly see’ features tenor Hanrahan

LINCOLN, Neb.— The Kevin Hanrahan ‘When we can truly see” performance will feature the Nebraska Premieres of Benjamin Britten’s “Fish in the Unruffled Lakes – 6 Settings of W. H. Auden” and Jonathan Dove’s “Out of Winter,” as well as Gerald Finzi’s “Till Earth Outwears” on Thursday, September 28 at 7:30 p.m. in the University of Nebraska-Lincoln Glenn Korff School of Music’s Kimball Recital Hall. Hanrahan will be joined by Michael Cotton on piano.

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