Lecture Series to Start With Erin Brockovich

PRESS RELEASE UNIVERSITY OF CENTRAL ARKANSAS COLLEGE OF FINE ARTS AND COMMUNICATION September 8, 2011 CONTACT: Jerry Biebesheimer, (501) 450-3682; jerryb@uca.edu LECTURE SERIES TO START WITH ERIN BROCKOVICH   By Rachel McAdams College of Fine Arts and Communication Media Office CONWAY — The University of Central Arkansas’s Log Cabin Democrat Lecture Series open … [Read more...]

Fall Season, 15th Anniversary Set For Baum Gallery

PRESS RELEASE UNIVERSITY OF CENTRAL ARKANSAS COLLEGE OF FINE ARTS AND COMMUNICATION September 7, 2011 CONTACT: Barclay McConnell, (501) 450-5793; barclaym@uca.edu FALL SEASON, 15TH ANNIVERSARY SET FOR BAUM GALLERY   By Rachel McAdams College of Fine Arts and Communication Media Office CONWAY — The Baum Gallery of Fine Art at the University of Central Arkansas w … [Read more...]

Dionne Warwick to Open Public Appearances Season

PRESS RELEASE UNIVERSITY OF CENTRAL ARKANSAS COLLEGE OF FINE ARTS AND COMMUNICATION August 26, 2011 CONTACT: Jerry Biebesheimer, (501) 450-3682; jerryb@uca.edu   DIONNE WARWICK TO OPEN PUBLIC APPEARANCES SEASON   CONWAY — Grammy winner Dionne Warwick, whose blend of pop, gospel and R&B has transcended musical boundaries for nearly 50 years, will open the Uni … [Read more...]

Heather Henson to Bring Handmade Puppet Dreams Film Festival to UCA

PRESS RELEASE UNIVERSITY OF CENTRAL ARKANSAS COLLEGE OF FINE ARTS AND COMMUNICATION August 19, 2011 CONTACT: Holly Laws, (501) 450-5778; hlaws@uca.edu   HEATHER HENSON TO BRING HANDMADE PUPPET DREAMS FILM FESTIVAL TO UCA   College of Fine Arts and Communication Media Office   CONWAY — Heather Henson, artist and puppeteer and the daughter of the late … [Read more...]

UCA Theatre Announces Season

Our Town by Thornton Wilder will run February 9, 10, 15, 16, and 17, 2012 at 7:30 pm in the Bridges/Larson Theatre of the Snow Fine Arts Center.  Change comes slowly to the people of Grover’s Corners, as life’s fundamental meaning and significance are contemplated in this Pulitzer Prize winning drama. We follow the Gibbs and Webb families as they come to grips with life’s joys and sorrows in this … [Read more...]

Public Appearances Subscriptions on Sale July 5

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CONWAY – Series tickets for the 2011-2012 UCA Public Appearances season are on sale as of 10am, July 5. Subscription packages include the Night Out series, Broadway series, Nostalgia series, Log Cabin Democrat Lectures series and the Fine Arts Package. Performances in the Night Out series include Martha Graham Dance Company (Oct. 10), Cirque Mechanics’ Boom Town (Oct. 25), Art of the Dru … [Read more...]

Youth Theatre to Present Plays

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Liz Parker, 501-450-5092     YOUTH THEATRE TO PRESENT PLAYS   The Youth Theatre of Central Arkansas, sponsored by the UCA Theatre Foundation, will present three short plays on Thursday and Friday, July 14 and 15 at 7:00 pm in the Bridges/Larson Theatre of the Snow Fine Arts Center.   The Junior Group, grades 3-6, will present … [Read more...]

Arkansas Shakespeare Theatre Announces New Artistic Director

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PRESS RELEASE UNIVERSITY OF CENTRAL ARKANSAS COLLEGE OF FINE ARTS AND COMMUNICATION June 20, 2011 CONTACT: Mary Ruth Marotte, (501) 428-4165; mrmarotte@uca.edu ARKANSAS SHAKESPEAR THEATRE ANNOUNCES NEW ARTISTIC DIRECTOR CONWAY - Arkansas Shakespeare Theatre is thrilled to welcome Rebekah Scallet as the new Producing Artistic Director of the organization. Ms. Scallet holds an MFA … [Read more...]

Auditions for Children’s Choir in Joseph…Dreamcoat Musical

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT:  Ruthann Curry Browne 501- 339-3165   Arkansas Shakespeare Theatre to Hold Children’s Auditions   Arkansas Shakespeare Theatre (AST) will hold auditions for the Children’s Choir, which appears in Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, on Saturday, May 14 in the Bridges/Larson Theatre of the Snow Fine Arts Center on the campus of UCA, … [Read more...]

Legally Blonde To Continue Broadway Series

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The Broadway sensation Legally Blonde the Musical will conclude the University of Central Arkansas's Broadway Series at 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, April 21 at the Donald W. Reynolds Performance Hall. The show, based on the hit movie starring Reese Witherspoon, revolves around Elle Woods, a bubbly sorority girl who refuses to let her blonde hair stereotype get her down. When her boyfriend breaks up … [Read more...]