Arts Scene

Behind the curtain

Weeks of communication and collaboration between cast and crew bring "Peter and the Starcatcher" to life on stage

For 10 performances, a cast and crew of students and faculty took audiences on a journey aboard two ships to a faraway island where a young girl becomes the heroine and a young orphan boy finds his name and a place to forever call home.
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Students say scholarships generated by ArtsGala at Wright State crucial

ArtsGala on March 28 raises scholarship funds for Wright State’s outstanding fine and performing arts students. Continue reading

Wright State Theatre presents the political thriller ‘An Enemy of the People’

Wright State Theatre’s production of the classic Ibsen drama “An Enemy of the People” runs from Feb. 21 to March 1 in the Herbst Theatre. Continue reading

Wright State motion pictures program celebrates Oscar with Julia Reichert and Steven Bognar

Fresh off winning their first Oscar, Wright State filmmakers Julia Reichert and Steven Bognar returned to campus to celebrate with students and faculty. Continue reading

Stunning student artwork available for auction at ArtsGala

Patrons can bid on a screen print and digital archive print by Wright State students during ArtsGala on March 28. Continue reading

Wright State dance students to premiere new works at Emerging Choreographers Concert

The Emerging Choreographers Concert takes place Feb. 14–16 in DanceSpace 170 in the Creative Arts Center. Continue reading

Pulitzer Prize finalist ‘The Wolves’ up next for Wright State Theatre

Wright State Theatre’s production of “The Wolves,” the story of a teenage girls’ soccer team and how disparate personalities bond to form a team, runs Feb. 6–16 in the Festival Playhouse. Continue reading

High school musicians flock to festivals hosted by Wright State School of Music

Over the course of a year, hundreds of students attend festivals and honor band events hosted by Wright State’s School of Music. Continue reading

Steven Bognar and Julia Reichert win Directors Guild of America Award for ‘American Factory’

The national spotlight was shining brightly on Wright State University professor emeritus Julia Reichert and former motion pictures faculty member Steven Bognar. Continue reading

Artwork, traveling exhibit on display at Wright State to mark women’s suffrage

“’19—’19: Women from the Permanent Collection” is on display in the Stein Galleries and “Ohio Women Vote: 100 Years of Change” is on display on the second floor of Dunbar Library. Continue reading