College of Arts News
Kent State Stark Hosts Festival of the Arts on March 19Posted Mar. 3, 2011
Interfaith Campus Ministry will present a Festival of the Arts, featuring the talents of students and faculty from Kent State University at Stark’s fine arts programs, on Saturday, March 19 from 5 - 8 p.m. in the Kent State Stark Fine Arts Building.
Tickets are free with current ID for students of Kent State Stark and Stark State College and children eight years and younger. For all other students and adults, tickets are $10 each. To purchase tickets and for more information, visit www.stark.kent.edu/FestivalOfTheArts. Proceeds from the event will benefit scholarships for students in fine arts programs.
The Festival of the Arts program schedule is as follows:
- 5 - 5:30 p.m.: Arrival, Welcome and Seating
- 5:30 - 6:15 p.m.: Opening Performance by Music and Theatre Departments
- 6:15 - 7:30 p.m.: Arts Exhibition, simultaneously featuring Studio Art, Music, Music Technology and Spoken Word
- 7:30 - 8 p.m.: Performance by Jazz and Studio Ensembles
The event will also include a wide display of student artwork and an opportunity for younger attendees to work with clay art in the studio. Creative writing students will be accompanied by the jazz ensemble for a combined musical and verbal arts performance and music technology students will give hands-on demonstrations on the lab equipment. Refreshments will be available during the evening.
The Festival of the Arts is sponsored by Interfaith Campus Ministry and the fine arts departments at Kent State Stark. To learn more about Interfaith Campus Ministry, visit www.stark.kent.edu/student/resources/Interfaith.cfm or contact Executive Director Michael Gleason at 330-244-3282 or firstname.lastname@example.org.