Arts Scene

Checking in

Wright State’s Stuart McDowell pays a visit to Tom Hanks, reminisces about 2016 campus visit

Stuart McDowell, artistic director of the Department of Theatre, Dance and Motion Pictures Tom Hanks for his book on the Riverside Shakespeare Company. Continue reading

Shakespeare production featured plenty of Wright State talent

The Human Race Theatre’s production of “The Complete Works of Shakespeare (Abridged) [Revised]” featured Wright State talent behind the scenes and on the stage. Continue reading

In sync

Students and instructors from around the world could be found on Wright State University’s campus June 24-29 singing their hearts out during Camp A Cappella. Continue reading

Night moves

Late hours helped Wright State senior Caroline Lawson develop her painting skills

Fine art major Caroline Lawson’s artwork has been displayed in the Wright State Stein Galleries, at ArtsGala and the Dayton Visual Arts Center. Continue reading

Wright State flute players record new composition for major woodwind publisher

A publisher asked the flute students to record “Ocean Suite for Flute Choir” after watching them perform last August at the largest annual flute event in the world. Continue reading

Shoot from the hip

Matthew Helton, a fine art and photography student at Wright State University, has his work displayed in the same space as the artists he looked up to. Continue reading

Museum material

Wright State art students to display work at Dayton Art Institute as part of prestigious Yeck fellowship program

Wright State students Matthew Helton, Nanci Payne and Nancy Shuler will have their artwork displayed at the Dayton Art Institute from May 10 through Aug. 19. Continue reading

Wright State undergraduate Arts Management Certificate program growing in popularity

The certificate program prepares arts lovers for careers in helping run theater companies, orchestras, art galleries, museums and other organizations. Continue reading

Wright State Theatre season concludes with ‘The Memory of Water’

Wright State Theatre’s production of the dark comedy “The Memory of Water” runs April 20–22 in the Herbst Theatre in the Creative Arts Center. Continue reading

Photo finish

Megan Valle’s three-year memory wall of snapshots captures her journey at Wright State

Megan Valle, a senior musical theatre major, documented her time at Wright State by taking a photograph every day. Continue reading