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  • Ceiling shattering drummer in the City

    Ceiling shattering drummer in the City

    New York City is home to Spartan musicians Sarah Gooch ’18, Tanner West ’18, and Thomas Linger ’15.

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  • 2023-24 UCLS events

    2023-24 UCLS events

    UNCG’s Concert and Lecture Series is back. Find more information, including ticket information, at vpa.uncg.edu.

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  • UNCG’s Heather Holian and the Golden Age of Disney

    UNCG’s Heather Holian and the Golden Age of Disney

    Dr. Heather Holian, professor of art and UNCG’s first Margaret and Bill Benjamin Faculty Fellow, worked with Weatherspoon staff to curate an exhibition of original animation art from Walt Disney Studios.

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  • UNCG alumna Rhiannon Giddens wins Pulitzer

    UNCG alumna Rhiannon Giddens wins Pulitzer

    UNC Greensboro alumna Rhiannon Giddens is already a certified genius, as she received a MacArthur Fellowship. She is a two-time Grammy Award recipient.  In May 8, 2023, she was announced as a Pulitzer Prize honoree. “Omar,” by Rhiannon Giddens and Michael Abels, would receive the 2023 Pulitzer Prize Winner in … Continued

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  • UNCG grad returns for new MFA in Musical Theatre Directing

    UNCG grad returns for new MFA in Musical Theatre Directing

    Kevin Lawson ’07, who came to UNCG in 2002 as a piano performance major, is now the School of Theatre’s first MFA student with a concentration in Musical Theatre Directing. Read about Kevin Lawson’s journey. By Terri RelosPhotography by Mike Micchiche

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  • ‘Art of the State’ profiles UNCG art professors

    ‘Art of the State’ profiles UNCG art professors

    If you’re writing a book about visual art in North Carolina, there’s no better place to look than UNCG. “I think that there’s such an incredible history of art here,” says professor and artist Barbara Campbell Thomas. “We were the first art department in the state, back when we were … Continued

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  • UNCG Dance alumna chases a dream to the stage

    UNCG Dance alumna chases a dream to the stage

    As an undergrad, Daria “Toni” Clarke ’21 set aside ambitions to be a dermatologist or veterinarian for her first love, dance. Upon graduation, she set her sights on the Garth Fagan Dance company, based in upstate New York. Her professor and mentor, Dr. Janet Lilly, had sent her a flier … Continued

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  • View Photographs from Bank of America Collection at Weatherspoon

    View Photographs from Bank of America Collection at Weatherspoon

    The Weatherspoon Art Museum at UNC Greensboro announces the exhibition “Shared Space: The New Era (1987-2010) | Photographs from the Bank of America Collection” opening Saturday, May 13, 2023. The exhibition will remain on view through Aug. 5, 2023.  “Shared Space” explores an evolving social landscape captured in photographs and … Continued

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  • Broadway COVID Safety, with Hugh Hysell

    Broadway COVID Safety, with Hugh Hysell

    As Broadway audiences have cautiously returned to theaters after the Omicron variant wave, safety is top priority for Hugh Hysell ‘88. The actor and Tony Award winning producer now leads The Broadway COVID Safety Team. In addition to checking proof of vaccination and photo ID of every ticket holder, the … Continued

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