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ArtsGala sets attendance record

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More than 900 patrons attended ArtsGala to support student scholarships in theatre, dance, art, music and motion pictures. Continue reading

Wright State’s ArtsGala breaks records

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Excerpt We’ve both been to ArtsGala many times, and this time it was truly different. For the past 17 years, Wright State University’s College of Liberal Arts has hosted the event to raise money for scholarships in visual arts, film, … Continue reading

Opera Theatre to present two lighthearted one-acts

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Wright State Opera Theatre will present Giacomo Puccini’s “Gianni Schicchi” and “The Old Maid and the Thief” by Gian Carlo Menotti on April 1-3. Continue reading

Reasons to show your support for Wright State at ArtsGala

Record high attendance for 2013 ArtsGala

Excerpt It’s time again for Wright State University’s ArtsGala. If you’ve never attended this fun and whimsical event, you don’t know what you’re missing. ArtsGala is like nothing else in Dayton. The performing arts students put on the event, and … Continue reading

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Passion for playing lures Alex Ryan from the family farm to Wright State
Passion for playing lures music education major Alex Ryan from the family farm to Wright State. (Photos by Will Jones)

A passion for playing lures music education major Alex Ryan from the family farm to Wright State. Continue reading

Marimba man

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Sounds of percussion instruments beat through Schuster Hall in Wright State University’s Creative Arts Center. Continue reading

Stage set for 2016 ArtsGala at Wright State

ArtsGala features night of unparalleled entertainment

The annual Wright State University ArtsGala, which has raised more than $2 million for arts scholarships during its 16-year history, is scheduled for Saturday, April 9. Continue reading

Wright State Collegiate Chorale to perform in Italy

Wright State Collegiate Chorale to perform in Italy

The Wright State Collegiate Chorale will perform two concerts and sing during Mass in St. Peter’s Basilica and St. Mark’s Basilica as part of a tour of Italy. Continue reading

Hollywood composer Steve Hampton ’80 installs recording studio at Wright State

Hollywood composer Steve Hampton installs recording studio at Wright State

Housed in Schuster Hall, the professional-level recording studio will be available to students to record their performances and for students seeking a certificate in recording technology. Continue reading

Sultans of Swing will examine links between baseball, jazz and fiction

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Series begins with a lecture on “Sports and the Absent History of the Harlem Renaissance” on Jan. 29 and a panel discussion on “Women and African-Americans in Baseball History” on Feb. 10. Continue reading