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Community Music School Extends Deadlines

The registration deadlines for the various classes, lessons, and ensembles offered through the IUP Community Music School have been extended for fall 2014.

Posted on 9/4/2014 10:53:29 AM

Popular Opera Works Featured in Sound Choices Series Finale

Sound Choices will conclude its season with an Opera Gala on May 10, 2013, featuring the IUP Symphony Orchestra, Chorale, University Choir, Opera Theater Workshop, faculty members Mary Logan Hastings and Joseph Baunoch, and special guest and former Metropolitan Opera tenor Richard Fracker.

Posted on 4/30/2013 12:04:14 PM

Emmy and Grammy Nominee and Radio Personality Seth Rudetsky to Speak at IUP

The Lively Arts at IUP will present Sirius/XM Satellite Radio personality Seth Rudetsky as part of its Ideas and Issues series. Talking about his favorite subject—Broadway—Rudetseky will speak on Monday, May 6, 2013.

Posted on 4/29/2013 12:36:28 PM

Tickets Now on Sale: Sonny Landreth, Blues Artist

A special Lively Arts event, Sonny Landreth will perform at the Indiana Theater on Friday, May 31, 2013 at 8:00 p.m.

Posted on 4/29/2013 9:17:45 AM

Beijing Conservatory Conductor to Lead IUP Bands

The IUP Wind Ensemble and Symphony Band will present their final performance of the academic year on May 4, 2013, featuring guest conductor Dai Zhonghui of the Beijing Conservatory.

Posted on 4/26/2013 8:43:30 AM

Ahn Trio and Nai-Ni Chen Dance to Present Open Sessions

The world-renowned Ahn Trio and Nai-Ni Chen Dance Company will present a joint question/answer and discussion session on artistic collaboration within the influences of Asian and Western music on April 24, 2013, followed by a dance masterclass by Nai-Ni Chen.

Posted on 4/19/2013 10:34:57 AM

Touring Companies Combine Dance With Live Music

The Lively Arts at IUP will present the Nai-Ni Chen Dance Company in collaboration with the Ahn Trio string ensemble for their dance collaboration, Temptation of the Muses, on April 25, 2013, in Fisher Auditorium.

Posted on 4/19/2013 10:11:16 AM

Theater Gives 21st-Century Twist to Bawdy Classic Comedy

Theater-by-the-Grove at IUP will close its 2012–2013 season with Lysistrata by Aristophanes, April 25–28 and May 1–4 on the Waller Hall Mainstage of the IUP Performing Arts Center.

Posted on 4/16/2013 9:46:39 AM

Blues Artist Sonny Landreth to Perform Special Summer Concert

The Lively Arts at IUP will present Sonny Landreth as a special community summer event. Performing an evocative and vibrant mixture of southwest Louisiana blues, the concert will be presented on May 31, 2013.

Posted on 4/15/2013 12:45:32 PM

Cast of Hair Gives Back to Students

Cast members from the musical Hair presented a free actor talk-back session to IUP students and community members following a highly entertaining performance of the show on Sunday, April 14, 2012.

Posted on 4/15/2013 11:39:13 AM

Broadway’s “Hair” in Fisher Auditorium, April 14

The New York Broadway tour of Hair: The American Tribal Love-Rock Musical will be presented Sunday, April 14, 2013, in Fisher Auditorium.

Posted on 4/9/2013 9:17:47 AM

Tickets Now Available: Seth Rudetsky

Radio host, actor, Emmy-nominated writer, director, and producer Seth Rudetsky will share his stories and give a perspective on the role of theater and Broadway in America on May 6, 2013, in Gorell Recital Hall.

Posted on 4/9/2013 8:54:36 AM

Lively Arts and Libraries Noontime Series Finale

The Lively Arts and IUP Libraries ended the years noontime series on an exciting high note on April 4 with a presentation by the Colombian llanero group Cimarron.

Posted on 4/8/2013 3:39:41 PM

Pianola-Man Comes to IUP, April 13

Renowned pianolist Bob Berkman will make a very special concert appearance as the first of many Pre-Inaugural events scheduled through the next month. The concert will be held on Saturday, April 13, 2013, at 8:00 p.m. in Gorell Recital Hall located on the second floor of John Sutton Hall.

Posted on 4/8/2013 11:48:35 AM

Tickets on Sale: An Opera Gala, May 10

Sound Choices and IUP Music Theater proudly present “An Opera Gala” on Friday, May 10, 2013, at 8 00 p.m. in Fisher Auditorium. Tickets are now available through the HUB Box Office.

Posted on 4/8/2013 10:13:33 AM

Organ Scholarship Committee Presents Student Organ Competition

The Carol Teti Memorial Organ Scholarship Committee is pleased to present three pre-college age students in the seventh annual Carol Teti Memorial Organ Competition at Zion Lutheran Church this Saturday, April 6, 2013, at 1:00 p.m.

Posted on 4/4/2013 10:28:04 AM

Tickets on Sale: IUP Jazz, Bands and Vocal Arts

The IUP Department of Music announces an upcoming show by the IUP Jazz Ensemble and Jazz Band, two separate Bands in Concert performances, and the IUP Vocal Arts' presentation of "Folksongs in Recital."  Tickets for each are now available through the HUB Box Office.

Posted on 4/1/2013 11:25:04 AM

Cimarrón to Present Q&A Session at Stapleton Commons Thursday

Join the Latin folk music ensemble Cimarrón at noon this Thursday, April 4, in the Stapleton Library commons area for a free informal performance and question-and-answer session in the third and final Library Lively Arts Mary Jane Schafer Memorial event of the academic year.

Posted on 4/1/2013 9:44:38 AM

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