Fine and Performing Arts Events Abound This Fall
Dozens of cultural events are scheduled during the fall semester at Eastern Kentucky University. They include plays, dance programs and art exhibits.
Dates and times are subject to change. Patrons are urged to watch or listen for further announcements or call ahead to be certain that events have not been rescheduled. The respective telephone numbers are: Music, 859-622, 3266; Art, 859-622-1629; Theatre, 859-622-1315, and Dance, 859-622-1901.
All events are open to the public at no charge unless otherwise indicated.
Aug. 27, Kristen Kean, faculty flute recital, 7:30 p.m., Gifford Theatre.
Sept. 3, Nathan Jasinski and Joyce Wolf, faculty recital, 7:30 p.m., Gifford Theatre.
Oct. 1, Symphonic Band, 7:30 p.m., EKU Center for the Arts.
Oct. 8, Choral Concert with Ola Gjeilo, 7:30 p.m., First Baptist Church, Eastern By-Pass, Richmond.
Oct. 15, Mick Sehmann, faculty horn recital, 7:30 p.m., Gifford Theatre.
Oct. 17, SCI Chamber Ensemble, 7:30 p.m., Gifford Theatre.
Oct. 20, Richard Crosby, faculty piano recital, 3 p.m., EKU Center for the Arts.
Oct. 22, Ken Haddix, faculty trombone recital, 7:30 p.m., Gifford Theatre.
Oct. 24, Jazz Ensemble, 7:30 p.m., Gifford Theatre.
Nov. 4, Guitar Ensemble, 7:30 p.m., Whitlock Building.
Nov. 5, Opera Workshop, 6 p.m., Brock Auditorium.
Nov. 17, String Orchestra, 3 p.m., Brock Auditorium.
Nov. 19, Madison Winds and EKU Faculty Woodwind Quintet, 7:30 p.m., Walnut Hall, Keen Johnson Building.
Nov. 21, Percussion Concert, 7:30 p.m., Brock Auditorium.
Nov. 22, Flute Ensemble, 6 p.m., Pearl Buchanan Theatre.
Nov. 24, EKU Symphony Orchestra, 3 p.m., EKU Center for the Arts.
Dec. 3, EKU Faculty Brass, 7:30 p.m., Gifford Theatre.
Dec. 4, Jazz Ensemble, 7:30 p.m., Gifford Theatre.
Dec. 5, Guitar Studio, 7:30 p.m., Gifford Theatre.
Dec. 8, Trombone Studio, 3 p.m., Gifford Theatre.
Dec. 8, Horn Studio, 5 p.m., Gifford Theatre.
Dec. 8, Concert Choir, 6:30 p.m., Gifford Theatre.
Dec. 8, Saxophone Ensemble, 8 p.m., Gifford Theatre.
Oct. 2-6, “Crimes of the Heart,” 8 p.m. nightly Oct. 2-5 and 2 p.m. on Oct. 6, Gifford Theatre, Campbell Building, $5 for students and senior citizens, $6 for other adults, call 859-622-1323 (noon-4 p.m. weekdays beginning Sept. 23) for ticket information.
Oct. 17-19 and Oct. 25-26, Ghost Walk at White Hall, White Hall Historic Site, off Exit 95, 7-9:30 p.m. nightly; tickets, $10 by pre-paid reservation only, call 859-623-9178.
Nov. 20-24, “The Contrast,” 8 p.m. nightly Nov. 20-23 and 2 p.m. on Nov. 24, Gifford Theatre, Campbell Building, $5 for students and senior citizens, $6 for other adults, call 859-622-1323 (noon-4 p.m. weekdays beginning Nov. 11) for ticket information.
All exhibits in Giles Gallery. Call 859-622-8135 for Gallery hours.
Aug. 22-Sept. 19, EKU Department of Art & Design Faculty Biennial Exhibit, opening reception 5-7 p.m. Aug. 22.
Sept. 30-Oct. 17, Jan Ru Wan, installation artist who uses fiber and textile, lower gallery; Tina Gebhart, ceramics, upper gallery; and Steve Benson, Pulitzer Prize-winning political cartoonist, landing gallery; opening reception, 5-7 p.m. Oct. 17.
Oct. 24-Nov. 15, Seth Green, ceramics, upper gallery; and Ira Upin, large-scale portraits, lower gallery.
Dec. 2-13, Bachelor of Fine Arts student exhibition, opening reception, 2-4 p.m. Dec. 2.
Nov. 13-16, EKU Dance Theatre Fall Concert, 8 p.m. nightly plus 2 p.m. matinee on Nov. 16, O’Donnell Hall, Whitlock Building; $5 for students, $10 for non-students; for tickets, call 859-622-2171 beginning two weeks prior to event.
Published on August 20, 2013