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The SHSU Department of Dance presents Spring 2017 Dance Spectrum in Concert

Dancer: Emily Robison
Photo by Jared Doster

The Sam Houston State University Department of Dance will present the Spring 2017 Dance Spectrum in Concert April 20-22 in the James and Nancy Gaertner Performing Arts Center Dance Theatre at 8 PMnightly. The purpose of Dance Spectrum is to give dance majors an opportunity to hone their craft by ...

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Top Vocalist and Pianist Teams Take to the Stage in SHSU Art Song Competition


By Emily Binetti   Sam Houston State University’s School of Music will present an impressive array of highly talented vocalist and pianists competing for top prizes in the fourth annual SHSU Art Song Competition.  This on-stage showcase featuring 21 SHSU student singer/pianist teams will take place on Sunday, April 2, ...

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Non-Traditional Opera To Premiere At SHSU


By Teddi Cliett, SHSU College of Fine Arts and Mass Communication A realtor, origami designer and combat photographer walk into a bar. They all represent some greater life struggle like heartbreak or anxiety, and they’re all looking for love. In the upcoming opera, “Speed Dating Tonight!,” written by Michael Ching ...

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SHSU 57th Annual Faculty Exhibit

Work by Cynthia Reid titled Pensacola Foam, watercolor on paper, 2015

Gaddis Geeslin Gallery hosts 57th Annual Faculty Exhibit January 30 – March 3, 2017 The Gaddis Geeslin Gallery in the Department of Art at Sam Houston State University presents the 57th Annual Faculty Exhibit. At the beginning of each Spring Semester, half of the Faculty in the Department of Art exhibit ...

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More One-Way Streets and Parking Meters Coming to Huntsville?


by Walker County News Today staff At Tuesday’s Huntsville City Council Finance Committee meeting the committee discussed and voted on a variety of agenda items.  The committee’s recommendations will go to Huntsville City Council for their review at the December 6th council meeting. One-Way Streets and Parking Meters The Committee ...

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SHSU Presents “The Bard: Opera’s Celebration of Shakespeare”


by Emily S. Binetti On Friday and Saturday, November 18 and 19, SHSU Opera will present The Bard: Opera’s Celebration of Shakespeare in the Recital Hall of the James and Nancy Gaertner Performing Arts Center. This program of opera scenes is intended to commemorate the four-hundred-year anniversary of William Shakespeare’s death ...

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Dance Gallery Festival: Texas Experience

Photo by Lynn Lane

VON USSAR danceworks presents the 7th Annual The Dance Gallery Festival:  Texas Experience by Emily Schulze Binetti VON USSAR danceworks and The Sam Houston State University Department of Dance present the 7th Annual Dance Gallery Festival: Texas Experience, performances November 4-5 at Sam Houston State University with master classes for students on ...

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Free Double Reed Day at SHSU


Music Professors Bring Day Devoted to Oboists and Bassoonists to SHSU. Double Reed Day provides free activities to college and surrounding community. by Emily Binetti Free and open to all skill levels Double Reed Day will be hosted by the Sam Houston State University School of Music on October 16, 2016, ...

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2016 Homecoming Parade Traffic Alert

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The 2016 Homecoming Parade is scheduled for Thursday, October 13th. This year’s parade will be larger than in years past, as SHSU and HISD will combine their celebrations for a single big homecoming. Parade participants will begin staging starting at 4 p.m. in the area around 19th Street and Avenue ...

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British Farce To Offer Peek Behind The Theatre Curtain

Noises Off

by Angela Theis  Did you ever wonder what happens behind the scenes of your favorite theatrical performances? “Noises Off” just may provide an answer to that with a comedic look at the eccentricities and outlandish happenings going on behind the curtain.  The Sam Houston State University Department of Theatre and Musical ...

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