Arts Scene

Stage set for annual ArtsGala at Wright State

ArtsGala, which raises funds for arts scholarships for Wright State students, takes place April 8 in the Creative Arts Center. Continue reading

Exhibition combining artwork of high school teachers with that of their students on display at Wright State

Seventeen area schools are represented in the annual High School Teacher/Student Exhibition at the Robert and Elaine Stein Galleries in the Creative Arts Center. Continue reading

Fashion show

Wright State assistant professor Elizabeth Bourgeois wants to open costuming courses, shop to all students

Located in the Creative Arts Center, the costume shop supports performances produced by Wright State’s Theatre and Dance programs. Continue reading

Sol LeWitt wall drawing publicly unveiled at gallery opening, lecture

Wall art by Sol LeWitt, regarded as a founder of both Minimal and Conceptual art, is now on display in the Creative Art Center’s Robert and Elaine Stein Galleries. Continue reading

Wright State Theatre production of ‘9 to 5: The Musical’ runs March 16 to April 2

“9 to 5: The Musical” is based on the 1980 movie of the same name, with music and lyrics by Dolly Parton. Continue reading

Symphony scribe

Wright State lecturer Dennis Loranger turns program prose for Dayton Philharmonic into art form

Wright State music historian Dennis Loranger likely knows more about the music and the composer than anyone else. Continue reading

Sol LeWitt lecture and gallery opening set for March 12

A geometrical wall drawing by artist Sol LeWitt was re-installed in the Robert and Elaine Stein Galleries. Continue reading

Wright State graduate was production designer on Oscar-winner ‘Moonlight’

Hannah Beachler was also the production designer of Beyoncé’s “Lemonade,” which won a 2017 Art Directors Guild Award for excellence in production design and art direction. Continue reading

Wright State student creates nationally recognized documentary on obesity

The Department of Communication will screen “The Student Body,” a documentary film on school “fat letters” by Wright State student Bailey Webber, on March 7. Continue reading

First string

Wright State guitar instructor and graduate Jim McCutcheon wins Governor’s Award for arts education

Jim McCutcheon teaches classical guitar at Wright State, where he earned degrees in guitar performance and music education. Continue reading