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Tuesday, January 10, 2017 - 11:40am
The Kent State University Museum will highlight the lively and extravagant fashions of the 1980s in an upcoming exhibit. “The 1980s: An Age of Excess” opens Friday, February 3 in the museum’s Broadbent Gallery and is curated by Museum Director Jean Druesedow.
Rachel Smith, Chicory and Stiff Gentian Ruff, 2016
Friday, December 16, 2016 - 4:07pm
Friday, October 28, 2016 - 11:53am
Fashion Student Anne Skoch shares her success story with WKYC-TV.
Act II of Graham’s only full-evening work Clytemnestra was composed by Halim El-Dabh, Kent State’s Hugh A. Glauser School of Music Emeritus Faculty
Wednesday, September 28, 2016 - 9:57am
Kent State University and the Thomas Schroth Visiting Artist Series will present The Martha Graham Dance Company on Saturday, Oct. 8, 2016 at 8 p.m. in the E. Turner Stump Theatre in the Kent Center for Performing Arts.  Tickets are free and available to the public on a first-com...
Monday, August 8, 2016 - 11:40am
The Kent State University Museum brings the work of contemporary fashion designers from two southern African nations to Ohio in a new exhibition. Fashions of Southern Africa is curated by Sara Hume, Ph.D., and runs Aug. 26, 2016-July 2, 2017, in the museum’s Higbee Gallery. The m...
Wednesday, July 20, 2016 - 3:21pm
Relive one of the greatest movie musicals on the Porthouse stage Porthouse Theatre, Kent State University’s outdoor, summer theatre located on the grounds of Blossom Music Center, concludes its 48th season with “Footloose.”
Friday, July 1, 2016 - 3:01pm
The 2016 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 July 19-26 on the university’s campus and culminate with the July 26 gala concert at Severan...
Tuesday, June 28, 2016 - 3:44pm
Collaboration with Columbus’ CATCO brings the music of a legend to the Porthouse stage  Porthouse Theatre, Kent State University’s outdoor, summer theatre located on the grounds of Blossom Music Center, continues its 48th season with “Ring of Fire: The Music of Johnny Cash.” The...
Friday, June 3, 2016 - 3:11pm
Based on film starring Whoopi Goldberg, production will have audiences raising their voices
Monday, May 23, 2016 - 9:56am
The State of Ohio and the Department of Higher Education awarded Kent State University a $510,000 Regionally Aligned Priorities in Delivering Skills grant.

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Sunday, January 15, 2017 - 1:08am
Kent, OH – The School of Theatre and Dance is proud to announce its participation in The Ghostlight Project, an event taking place throughout the United States theatre (and dance) community. The Ghostlight Project is inspired by the tradition of leaving a "ghost light" on in a da...
Sunday, January 15, 2017 - 12:22am
Kent, OH – For the second consecutive year, students from the School of Theatre and Dance are travelling to Thailand for East Meets West, a performance and educational exchange between Kent State University and Rajabhat Suansunandha University. 
Tuesday, October 18, 2016 - 4:09pm
Kent, OH – The School of Theatre and Dance at Kent State University continues its 2016-2017 season with the classic Tony Award-winning musical “Into the Woods.” The production runs Fri., Nov. 4 through Sun., Nov. 13 in E. Turner Stump Theatre, located in the Center for the Perfor...
Monday, September 12, 2016 - 3:29pm
Kent, OH – The School of Theatre and Dance at Kent State University opens its 2016-2017 season with a concert version of “The Cradle Will Rock,” the legendary 1937 play in music by Marc Bltizstein. The production is a collaboration with The Musical Theater Project and will be per...
Friday, September 9, 2016 - 4:03pm
The School of Theatre and Dance is pleased to welcome three new faculty members to its faculty, filling positions in Costume Technology, Scenic Design, and Dance.
Friday, September 9, 2016 - 2:25pm
Kent, OH – The School of Theatre and Dance is pleased to welcome Gregory King to the faculty as Assistant Professor of Dance beginning in Fall 2016. A professional dancer, choreographer, educator and writer, King brings a prestigious record of training, performance and choreogra...
Friday, September 9, 2016 - 12:50pm
Kent, OH – The School of Theatre and Dance is pleased to welcome Tamara Honesty to the faculty as Assistant Professor of Scenic Design beginning in the Fall of 2016. 
Friday, September 9, 2016 - 12:22pm
Kent, OH – The School of Theatre and Dance is pleased to welcome Kerry Jo Bauer to the faculty as Assistant Professor of Costume Technology beginning in Fall 2016. Previously, Bauer was an adjunct faculty member with the School of Theatre and Dance as well as the school's cutter...
Jeane Mam-Luft
Thursday, September 8, 2016 - 5:10pm
Kent, OH – The School of Theatre and Dance welcomes MamLuft&Co to Kent State Sept. 9-12. The dance company, founded by Cincinnati-based dancer Jeanne Mam-Luft, is the 2016-2017 Armstrong Family Visiting Artist and will set a piece of choreogrpahy on the Kent Dance Ensemble as...
Tuesday, September 6, 2016 - 11:06pm
Kent, OH – The School of Theatre and Dance at Kent State University continues its 2016-2017 season with “Irena’s Vow,” a drama by Dan Gordon that is based on the life of Irena Gut Opdyke. The production runs Fri., Oct. 14 through Sun., Oct. 23 in Wright-Curtis Theatre, located in...

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