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Performances and exhibits presented by the College of Fine Arts are listed on the Lively Arts’ events calendar. If you have any questions, please e-mail us at

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Departmental events for current faculty and students can be viewed on the individual department and program pages.

Music Department to Receive Pipe Organ from American Guild of Organists

The Department of Music will add a notable instrument this spring to its already vast keyboard collection. In May 2014, the department will make way amid its 93 Steinway pianos for the Pogorzelski-Yankee Memorial Organ, valued at $400,000.

Posted on 1/14/2014 12:16:28 PM

Knerr Elected President of Pennsylvania Presenters

Hank Knerr, director of the Lively Arts at IUP, was recently elected to serve a two-year term beginning July 1, 2014, as president of the board of directors for Pennsylvania Presenters.

Posted on 6/30/2014 11:18:44 AM

Get Your Costume On for “Addams Family”

The delightfully creepy Broadway musical national touring production of “The Addams Family” arrives in Fisher Auditorium of the IUP Performing Arts Center on October 24, 2013. The first 50 audience members arriving in costume for the show will receive a bag filled with a few Halloween treats.

Posted on 10/16/2013 8:34:21 AM

Mnozil Brass Educational Outreach Set

The Vienna-based Mnozil Brass will present a Q&A-style workshop on Friday, October 18, 2013, to IUP music students, as well as invited local and regional high school music students.

Posted on 10/10/2013 2:10:20 PM

Chalk-on-the-Walk Set for Wednesday, May 1

The annual Sidewalk Commentary Contest for IUP students, a.k.a. “Chalk-on-the-Walk,” will take place on Wednesday, May 1, 2013.

Posted on 4/29/2013 1:39:38 PM

Knerr to Join Pennsylvania Presenters Board of Directors

Hank Knerr, director of the Lively Arts at Indiana University of Pennsylvania, was recently invited to join the board of directors of Pennsylvania Presenters by board president Deborah Baker.

Posted on 1/19/2012 8:48:14 AM

The Low Down: Tales from the Margin

Featuring new ceramic work by seven contemporary clay artists, “The Low Down: Tales from the Margin” will open in the Kipp Gallery Annex on November 8, 2011, and run through December 9. 

Posted on 10/26/2011 10:00:54 AM

Student Ticket Purchasing Made Simpler for Lively Arts Events

The Lively Arts has streamlined the ticket purchasing process for all of its events, including the touring Broadway performance of In the Heights this Friday, October 21, 2011. The changes were made as a response to concerns by the student body and the Student Cooperative Board.

Posted on 10/17/2011 6:51:14 PM

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