Theater, Dance, and Motion Pictures

ArtsFair makes an impact on families

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The College of Liberal Arts hosted ArtsFair on Saturday, Dec. 3, in the newly renovated and expanded Creative Arts Center. Continue reading

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Wright State’s Chinonye Chukwu launches pioneering film project with incarcerated women
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Watch films written by incarcerated women as part of the “Pens to Pictures” project in the Creative Arts Center at noon on Dec 4. Continue reading

Collaborative dance

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A collaboration between Wright State University and Dayton Contemporary Dance Company is exposing the country to both dance programs. Continue reading

‘No, No, Nanette’ review: Nifty nostalgia

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Excerpt Forget June. Silly, feel-good fun is bustin’ out all over Wright State University’s outstanding presentation of the rarely staged 1971 revision of the 1925 musical comedy “No, No, Nanette” in the Festival Playhouse of the Creative Arts Center. Amusingly … Continue reading

College of Liberal Arts to celebrate Creative Arts Center expansion with open house

College of Liberal Arts to celebrate Creative Arts Center expansion with open house

The College of Liberal Arts will celebrate the completion of the Creative Arts Center’s two-year modernization and expansion project with an open house on Nov. 9 from 2:30 to 4:30 p.m. Continue reading

Wright State Theatre presents whimsical musical comedy ‘No, No, Nanette’

Wright State Theatre presents whimsical musical comedy 'No, No, Nanette'

Wright State Theatre’s production of the whimsical tap-dancing musical “No, No, Nanette” runs in the Festival Playhouse from Oct. 27 to Nov. 13. Continue reading

Wright State offering undergraduate certificate in arts management

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The program will prepare arts lovers for careers with theater companies, orchestras, art galleries, museums and other arts-related professions. Continue reading

Musical Theatre Initiative bringing Broadway designer Tony Walton to Wright State

Tony Walton will discuss his career working on Broadway and in Hollywood during a special visit to Wright State University on Nov. 2.

Tony Walton will discuss his career working on Broadway and in Hollywood during a special visit to Wright State University on Nov. 2. Continue reading

Wright State arts students ready to share their love of the arts with local kids at ArtsFair

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Spring’s annual ArtsGala may get all the headlines but Wright State’s performing arts students love participating in December’s ArtsFair. Continue reading

TEDxDayton speakers to include Wright State faculty and alumni

Joe Deer, distinguished professor of musical theatre, wins the 2016 Governor's Award for the Arts in Ohio for Arts Education. (Photo by Erin Pence)

Wright State-affiliated speakers will address a variety of topics including the re-development of musical theatre, fitness, modern library transformation and LGBTQ advocacy. Continue reading