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Wright State to mark 100th anniversary of women’s suffrage with arts events, symposiums

“RISING: Women in American Culture since Suffrage” is a semester-long commemoration of the 100th anniversary of the 19th Amendment. Continue reading

Three new exhibitions open in Stein Galleries

Exhibitions featuring still life paintings and works by women photographers from Ohio and an experimental short film are now on display in the Stein Galleries. Continue reading

Latest documentary by Wright State filmmakers Julia Reichert and Steven Bognar wins Oscar nomination

“American Factory” was nominated for an Academy Award in the Documentary Feature category. Continue reading

Paige Früchtnicht-Ponchak joins Wright State as gallery coordinator

Paige Früchtnicht-Ponchak plays many roles as the head of Wright State’s Stein Galleries. Continue reading

Wright State Theatre presents the Tony-winning musical ‘Into the Woods’

Wright State’s Theatre production of Stephen Sondheim’s “Into the Woods” runs from Nov. 22 to Dec. 8 in the Herbst Theatre. Continue reading

Wright State Theatre presents hit musical comedy ‘The Addams Family’

Wright State Theatre’s production of the musical comedy “The Addams Family” runs Oct. 31 to Nov. 17 in the Festival Playhouse. Continue reading

New dance course for non-majors explores dance as art

Inside Dance: Dance as Art and Entertainment, a new Wright State Core course, will broaden students’ appreciation for dance as both an art form and a form of entertainment. Continue reading

Sculptures by Iowa artist Susan Chrysler White featured in Stein Galleries exhibition

Susan Chrysler White’s exhibition, “Like Oil and Water,” is on display in the Robert and Elaine Stein Galleries from Oct. 24 to Dec. 8. Continue reading

‘(H)OURS’ to be performed by Wright State theatre studies students

Wright State theatre studies students will perform “(H)OURS,” a mix of music, poetry and the spoken work, Oct. 18–20 in the Herbst Theatre. Continue reading

‘Peter and the Starcatcher’ opens Wright State Theatre’s 2019–20 season

Wright State Theatre’s production of “Peter and the Starcatcher” runs Sept. 26 to Oct. 6 in the Festival Playhouse in the Creative Arts Center. Continue reading