Arkansas Shakespeare Theatre announces 2016 season

The University of Central Arkansas’ Arkansas Shakespeare Theatre’s 2016 season will be announced at AST’s annual Fall Membership Party on Oct. 1. The big announcement will come at 6:30 p.m. at the Conway home of Mary Ruth Marotte, AST’s executive director, 4915 College Ave. Arkansas Shakespeare Theatre is the state’s only professional Shakespeare company and is proud to make its home on the U … [Read more...]

UCA Theatre invites high school students to free workshops

PRESS RELEASE University of Central Arkansas September 23, 2015 Contact: Christina Madsen, (501) 852-2659 or christinam@uca.edu Melissa Kordsmeier, (501) 450-5092 or mkordsmeier@uca.edu  UCA Theatre invites high school students to free workshops CONWAY—The University of Central Arkansas will host its second annual Staging Your Future at UCA Theatre for high school students on Saturday, No … [Read more...]

UCA professor launches monster fish novel

PRESS RELEASE UNIVERSITY OF CENTRAL ARKANSAS COLLEGE OF FINE ARTS AND COMMUNICATION CONTACT: Christina Madsen (501) 852-2659; christinam@uca.edu Nancy Allen (501) 327-7482; nancy@fcl.org September 22, 2015 UCA PROFESSOR LAUNCHES MONSTER FISH NOVEL By JJ McNiece UCA Department of Writing CONWAY — Mark Spitzer, associate professor of Creative Writing at the University of Central Arkansas, … [Read more...]

Bill Nye to visit UCA on Oct. 6

PRESS RELEASE UNIVERSITY OF CENTRAL ARKANSAS COLLEGE OF FINE ARTS AND COMMUNICATION Contact: Christina Madsen, (501) 852-2659; christinam@uca.edu. Amanda Horton, (501) 450-3682; AHorton@uca.edu. September 21, 2015 SCIENTIST BILL NYE TO VISIT UCA ON OCT. 6 By Carley Conrad College of Fine Arts and Communication Media Office CONWAY — Bill Nye — scientist, engineer, comedian, author, inv … [Read more...]

Ceruti String Quartet to perform Sept. 30

PRESS RELEASE UNIVERSITY OF CENTRAL ARKANSAS COLLEGE OF FINE ARTS AND COMMUNICATION Contact: Dr. Gayle Seymour, (501) 450-3295; gayles@uca.edu ARTISTS IN RESIDENCE CERUTI STRING QUARTET SET TO PERFORM SEPT. 30  By Kendra Beattie College of Fine Arts and Communication Media Office CONWAY — The extensively trained and internationally recognized Ceruti String Quartet will be ar … [Read more...]

Third Coast Percussion sets Oct. 2 concert

PRESS RELEASE UNIVERSITY OF CENTRAL ARKANSAS COLLEGE OF FINE ARTS AND COMMUNICATION Contact: Christina Madsen, (501) 852-2659; christinam@uca.edu Dr. Blake Tyson, (501) 450-5263; btyson@uca.edu. September 17, 2015  THIRD COAST PERCUSSION TO VISIT UCA AS ARTISTS IN RESIDENCE By Elizabeth Sandoval College of Fine Arts and Communication Media Office CONWAY — As part of its re … [Read more...]

‘Peking Dreams’ performance sold out

PRESS RELEASE UNIVERSITY OF CENTRAL ARKANSAS COLLEGE OF FINE ARTS AND COMMUNICATION Contact: Christina Madsen, (501) 450-2956; christinam@uca.edu Amanda Horton, (501) 450-3682; AHorton@uca.edu September 17, 2015 NATIONAL CIRCUS AND ACROBATS OF CHINA TO CONTINUE REYNOLDS SEASON By Anastassiya Khvan College of Fine Arts and Communication Media Office CONWAY — UCA Public Appearances will p … [Read more...]

ArtsFest 2015 schedule includes UCA events

PRESS RELEASE UNIVERSITY OF CENTRAL ARKANSAS COLLEGE OF FINE ARTS AND COMMUNICATION Contact: Christina Madsen, (501) 450-2956; christinam@uca.edu Beth Wilson Norwood, (501) 472-5037; beth.wilson.norwood@gmail.com Sept. 16, 2015  ARTSFEST 2015 SCHEDULE INCLUDES UCA EVENTS AND ARTISTRY CONWAY—The University of Central Arkansas continues to play a major role in ArtsFest, Conway’s weeklong cel … [Read more...]

Professor Lamar to commemorate 50 years on saxophone

PRESS RELEASE UNIVERSITY OF CENTRAL ARKANSAS COLLEGE OF FINE ARTS AND COMMUNICATION Contact: Christina Madsen, (501) 450-2956; christinam@uca.edu Dr. Jackie Lamar, (501) 450-5759; jackiel@uca.edu September 15, 2015 UCA PROFESSOR LAMAR TO COMMEMORATE 50 YEARS ON SAXOPHONE By Flora Violleau College of Fine Arts and Communication Media Office CONWAY — Dr. Jackie Lamar, professor of s … [Read more...]

UCA Jazz Ensembles to be in concert Sept. 23

PRESS RELEASE UNIVERSITY OF CENTRAL ARKANSAS COLLEGE OF FINE ARTS AND COMMUNICATION Contact: Christina Madsen, (501) 450-2956; christinam@uca.edu Dr. Jackie Lamar, (501) 450-5759; jackiel@uca.edu September 15, 2015 UCA JAZZ ENSEMBLES TO BE IN CONCERT SEPT. 23 By Flora Violleau College of Fine Arts and Communication Media Office CONWAY — The University of Central Arkansas Jazz Ensembles w … [Read more...]