Arkansas Shakespeare Theatre’s 9th season to run June 4-28

PRESS RELEASE UNIVERSITY OF CENTRAL ARKANSAS COLLEGE OF FINE ARTS AND COMMUNICATION May 22, 2015 CONTACT: Christina Madsen, (501) 852-2659 or christinam@uca.edu Dr. Mary Ruth Marotte, (501) 428-4165; mrmarotte@arkshakes.com ARKANSAS SHAKESPEARE THEATRE’S 9TH SEASON TO RUN JUNE 4-28 AT MULTIPLE VENUES CONWAY — Arkansas Shakespeare Theatre’s ninth season of Shakespearean plays and other works … [Read more...]

Voices of Central Arkansas Choir Auditions

Students in grades 3-12 as of Fall 2015 are invited to audition for the award-winning Voices of Central Arkansas (VOCA) Choir on Thursday, May 14 and May 21, from 3:30 – 5:30pm, according to Dr. Sheri Cook-Cunningham, director of VOCA.  VOCA is the umbrella organization for several vocal ensembles: Choristers, Concert Choir, and Youth Choir.  The intent of the choir is to promote musical literacy a … [Read more...]

Main Stage EdUCAtion series announced

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The University of Central Arkansas will begin a new performing arts series for K-12 students in Central Arkansas. The Main Stage EdUCAtion Series will start during the 2015-2016 academic year and reservations will be taken on a first come, first serve basis. Performances include “Fancy Nancy: Splendiferous Christmas!”, “Walk On: The Story of Rosa Parks” and “Doktor Kaboom in LIVE WIRE: The Electric … [Read more...]

Honors grad dives into the “Shark Tank”

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A 2005 graduate of the University of Central Arkansas will appear on ABC’s “Shark Tank” at 7 p.m. tonight, April 24. Brittany (Jones) Hodak and her business partner, Kim Kaupe, will pitch their company, ZinePak, on the show. “For months, my business partner and I couldn't tell anyone we even filmed an episode, because there was no guarantee it would air,” Hodak said. “Now, even though we know i … [Read more...]

Professor debuting new gar book, sets signing at Hastings

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PRESS RELEASE UNIVERSITY OF CENTRAL ARKANSAS COLLEGE OF FINE ARTS AND COMMUNICATION Contact: Christina Madsen, (501) 852-2659; christinam@uca.edu Ashley Orsak (501) 329-1108 April 22, 2015 PROFESSOR AT UCA DEBUTING NEW GAR BOOK, SETS SIGNING AT HASTINGS UCA Department of Writing CONWAY ― Fish-writer and University of Central Arkansas writing professor Mark Spitzer is driving around Ar … [Read more...]

Writer/Director Rebecca Thomas coming to UCA

PRESS RELEASE UNIVERSITY OF CENTRAL ARKANSAS COLLEGE OF FINE ARTS AND COMMUNICATION CONTACT: Christina Madsen, (501) 852-2659; christinam@uca.edu Dr. Bruce Hutchinson, (501) 450-3419; bruceh@uca.edu April 20, 2015 WRITER/DIRECTOR REBECCA THOMAS COMING TO UCA APRIL 23 By Carley Conrad College of Fine Arts and Communication Media Office CONWAY —The University of Central A … [Read more...]

Cellist Roman Borys to be in Residence

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PRESS RELEASE UNIVERSITY OF CENTRAL ARKANSAS COLLEGE OF FINE ARTS AND COMMUNICATION Contact: Christina Madsen, (501) 852-2659; christinam@uca.edu Dr. Stephen Feldman, (501) 450-5754; sfeldman@uca.edu April 15, 2015  CELLIST ROMAN BORYS TO BE IN RESIDENCE By Cassidy Crawford College of Fine Arts and Communication Media Office CONWAY  — Roman Borys, Canadian cellist and fou … [Read more...]

Texas Tenors to be in concert April 18

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PRESS RELEASE UNIVERSITY OF CENTRAL ARKANSAS COLLEGE OF FINE ARTS AND COMMUNICATION Contact: Christina Madsen, (501) 852-2659; christinam@uca.edu Jerry Overton, (501) 450-3346; joverton@uca.edu April 10, 2015  TEXAS TENORS TO BE IN CONCERT APRIL 18 By Carley Conrad College of Fine Arts and Communication Media Office CONWAY — The Texas Tenors will perform in the University of … [Read more...]

UCA Wind Ensemble sets April 23 performance

PRESS RELEASE UNIVERSITY OF CENTRAL ARKANSAS COLLEGE OF FINE ARTS AND COMMUNICATION Contact: Christina Madsen, (501) 852-2659; christinam@uca.edu Dr. Ricky Brooks, (501) 450-5764; rickyb@uca.edu April 7, 2015 UCA WIND ENSEMBLE SETS APRIL 23 PERFORMANCE By Kendra Beattie College of Fine Arts and Communication Media Office CONWAY — The University of Central Arkansas Wind Ensemble will h … [Read more...]

UCA Film Festival moves to Little Rock for 11th screening

PRESS RELEASE UNIVERSITY OF CENTRAL ARKANSAS COLLEGE OF FINE ARTS AND COMMUNICATION Contact: Christina Madsen, (501) 852-2659; christinam@uca.edu Joe Dull, (501) 852-2377; Jdull@uca.edu April 7, 2015 UCA FILM FESTIVAL MOVES TO LITTLE ROCK FOR 11TH SCREENING  By Samantha Hudon College of Fine Art and Communication Media Office CONWAY — The University of Central Arkansas Film Club will ho … [Read more...]