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Friday, June 23, 2017 - 3:52pm
On a morning in early June, the Costume Shop at Kent State University’s Center for the Performing Arts was filled with sounds—sewing machines buzzing, radio blasting, women chattering and laughing. With less than a week to go before Kent State’s Porthouse Theatre opened its 49th...
Nikki Couppee - Lucent - Ombre Gallery
Thursday, June 15, 2017 - 12:47pm
Nikki Couppee, M.F.A. alumna in Jewelry/Metals/Enameling '11, has a solo exhibition titled Lucent at Cincinnati's Ombre Gallery from June 8 - July 16, 2017.  Couppee examines questions of authenticity and status in her jewelry making. “I...
Tuesday, June 13, 2017 - 2:05pm
Angela Ritossa is getting ready to compete in the Miss U.S. Supranational pageant later this month.
McKinzie Trotta. Half Night, 2017. Screenprint. 15 x 22 in. Edition: 5.
Monday, June 12, 2017 - 4:10pm
International Print Center New York (IPCNY) recently announced the fifty-sixth presentation of its New Prints Program, a biannual, juried open call for prints. Undergraduate student in Print Media and Photography, McK...
Monday, June 5, 2017 - 3:54pm
The 2017 Piano Institute, in association with the Piano Division of the Hugh A. Glauser School of Music at Kent State University, will present a series of master classes and recitals from June 9-18 on the university’s campus and culminate with the June 18 gala concert at Severanc...
Installation view of Darice Polo's drawings at SPACES Gallery
Tuesday, May 30, 2017 - 4:26pm
Darice Polo, Associate Professor in Drawing, has been selected to produce artwork for the SPACES Gallery in Cleveland for The First 100+ Days, an exhibition where artists respond to Trump's immigration policy....
Michael Loderstedt and Craig Lucas, F from Bestiary, 1999 - 2000
Friday, May 26, 2017 - 3:16pm
Three Kent State faculty members are being featured in the Akron Art Museum’s new exhibition, Serial Intent which features major serial works of art in large and impressive installations.  Current Interim Di...
Breanne Trammell, Happy Earth Day, 2017
Friday, May 26, 2017 - 2:08pm
The BOX Gallery in downtown Akron is hosting two solo shows from June 2 through July 1, 2017: Keep Your Eye On The Donut Not The Hole by Breanne Trammell (Assistant Professor in Print Medi...
Jack McWhorter, Witch of Atlas, oil on canvas, 34x40 inches, 2016
Thursday, May 25, 2017 - 2:57pm
Jack McWhorter, Associate Professor in Painting at the Stark Campus, has a solo exhibition Slow Formations in the Main Gallery and Project Room at the Pai...
Wing and a Prayer #1 (detail) by Isabel Farnsworth
Thursday, May 25, 2017 - 2:04pm
Professors Isabel Farnsworth and Shannon Hines, are in a two-person show at the Pittsburgh Center for the Arts through Sunday, July 23, 2017.  The show is titled Reveries: Sculpture by Isabel Fa...

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Tuesday, June 6, 2017 - 11:59am
The School of Theatre and Dance celebrated the culmination of the 2016-2017 academic year on Saturday, May 6 with the School's annual banquet, planned and sponsored by Alpha Psi Omega.  During the evening's event, the School of Theatre and Dance announced that the following stude...
Monday, May 29, 2017 - 11:03pm
Kent State University School of Theatre and Dance professor Tamara L. Honesty is helping bring a beloved 1980s television series to the stage in the Human Race Theatre Company's world premiere production of "Family Ties." Honesty serves as scenic designer for the production which...
Wednesday, May 10, 2017 - 2:25pm
Kent, OH – The Kent Dance Ensemble, the School of Theatre and Dance's pre-professional dance company, will perform their annual concert on June 3, 2017 in a special performance with the Tuscarawas Philharmonic at the Performing Arts Center at Kent State Tuscarawas. The concert, t...
Wednesday, May 3, 2017 - 1:16pm
"What the Health! Does Health Care" is a Theatre for Social Justice stage play developed by the Theatre and Social Change (TASC) class, 2017 Spring Semester, at Kent State University, Dr. Daniel Raymond Nadon, instructor. Production Team Manager, Destiny Kaznoch (PreMed/Bio-Chemi...
Sunday, April 30, 2017 - 6:27pm
Travesty Dance Group, under the direction of professor Kimberly Karpanty, and Antaeus Dance, under the direction of assistant professor Joan Meggitt, will present an evening of engaging and evocative dance, theatre, film and music during the opening weekend of Cleveland Public Th...
Wednesday, April 26, 2017 - 5:41pm
Kent, OH – A group of undergraduate and graduate students in the School of Theatre and Dance’s scenery design course have been invited to design and build the set for the Lower Great Lakes Chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences’ Emmy Award ceremony taking...
Wednesday, April 26, 2017 - 1:52pm
School of Theatre and Dance alumna and "fairy godmother" Roe Green received the Theatre Forward Leadership Award on April 3 in New York at the organization's annual Chairman's Awards Gala.  The Gala supports Theatre Forward's philanthropic mission to advance American theaters and...
Monday, April 24, 2017 - 11:45pm
Broadway performer and former Radio City Rockette Nikki Long will visit the School of Theatre and Dance on April 28 and 29 to present a series of master classes and workshops. In addition to her time as a Rockette, Ms. Long was an original cast member and dance captain for the Br...
Tuesday, April 11, 2017 - 3:02pm
Kent, OH – The School of Theatre and Dance at Kent State University continues its 2016-2017 season with William Shakespeare’s tragedy Macbeth. The production is directed by associate professor Fabio Polanco and runs Fri., April 21 through Sun., April 30 in Wright-Curtis Theatre,...
Tuesday, March 21, 2017 - 10:46am
Kent, OH – Twelve senior musical theatre students students from Kent State University's School of Theatre and Dance will perform in New York on March 28, 2017 for industry professionals. The annual Musical Theatre Showcase allows graduating students planning on moving to New York...

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