Black Theatre Association Black History Month program
Wednesday, February 3, 2021 - 4:31pm
Kent State University's Black Theatre Association is celebrating Black History Month throughout February with two different projects, currently being shared through the organization's Instagram account (@BTAKentState). The first project, "Black Excellence Spotlight," will featur...
Simon Tatum and two images of his sculptures
Tuesday, February 2, 2021 - 5:32pm
If you spend a lot of time at the Center for the Visual Arts, you have probably seen Simon Tatum around the halls or perhaps working in the gallery or his studio. He is an M.F.A. candidate in the School of Art's Studio Art program, conce...
Thursday, January 28, 2021 - 6:53pm
The College of the Arts will present its 4th annual Art Without Limits Career Week and Conference January 29 – February 5, 2021. This year's theme is "The Power of the Plan," and includes discussions on first jobs in the arts, collaboration, arts for a purpose, graduate school, e...
Wednesday, January 27, 2021 - 5:56pm
The College of the Arts is proud to continue the acclaimed Thomas Schroth Visiting Artist Series with virtual presentations this spring dedicated to the College's commitment to celebrating diversity within the Arts. The next guest speaker of this year's series is fashion and cost...
Davin Ebanks standing in front of his glass sculpture, a circular glass shape that has realistic water ripples texturing the surface
Thursday, January 14, 2021 - 5:27pm
Davin Ebanks, assistant professor of glass, has a solo exhibition at the Sculpture Center in Cleveland on view Jan. 29 through Mar. 13, 2021. “Nowhere is Blue” includes new glass sculptures created by Ebanks that serve as metaphors for the subjective nature of identity and person...
Thursday, January 14, 2021 - 4:11pm
January 26 - March 4, 2021 The School of Art Collection and Galleries presents the Biennial Faculty Show in the Center for the Visual Arts Gallery. All full-time, part-time, and emeritus faculty at Kent State University’s School of Art at all campuses are invited to participate i...
Thursday, January 14, 2021 - 12:37pm
The College of the Arts is proud to continue the acclaimed Thomas Schroth Visiting Artist Series with virtual presentations this spring dedicated to the College's commitment to celebrating diversity within the Arts. The next guest speaker of this year's series is actor, director,...
Dr. Joseph Underwood at his exhibition The View From Here in Senegal
Wednesday, December 9, 2020 - 12:10pm
Dr. Joseph Underwood, professor of art history, was selected as one of the 2020 recipients of the Andy Warhol Foundation Arts Writers Grant. Dr. Underwood’s book “Forging a New Contemporary: Art from Senegal in Transnational Networks, 1974–1984” was one of six book projects selec...

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Thursday, August 29, 2019 - 2:37pm
The 2019-2020 season opens with Charise Castro Smith's "The Hunchback of Seville." Directed by Courtney Brown, the production runs Oct. 3-9, 2019 in Wright-Curtis Theatre. 
Wednesday, August 28, 2019 - 11:17pm
Designed to coincide with the commemoration of the 50th Anniversary of May 4, Kent State University's School of Theatre and Dance will present a compelling and profound season of plays, musicals, and choreography rooted in the themes of politics, protest, power, peace, and the pa...
Thursday, August 22, 2019 - 4:22pm
School of Theatre and Dance faculty member Gregory King and Hugh A. Glauser School of Music faculty member Chris Coles collaborate on “Nine Lives,” a forty (40) minute work in memory of the victims of the Charleston church shooting.
Thursday, June 20, 2019 - 12:14pm
Congratulations to assistant professor of Dance Gregory King who has been appointed to a 3 year term on the OhioDance Board of Trustees. 
Thursday, June 6, 2019 - 8:54pm
The School of Theatre and Dance's M.F.A. in Acting for the Returning Professional program was recently recognized as one of the "5 Most Underrated MFA Acting Programs" by OnStage Blog. 
Thursday, May 30, 2019 - 3:55pm
School of Theatre and Dance professor Kimberly Karpanty will perform a self-choreographed solo work, MONSOON, at Cleveland Public Theatre's annual DanceWorks series of contemporary dance. MONSOON is produced by Karpanty's dance company, Travesty Dance Group.
Thursday, May 23, 2019 - 3:22pm
Assistant professor of Dance Gregory King has been named a Provost Faculty Associate for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion for 2019-2020 by Provost Todd Diacon and Vice President of DEI Alfreda Brown.
Wednesday, May 8, 2019 - 10:38am
Assistant professor of Dance Gregory King has been accepted into National Arts Strategies' 2019 Executive Program in Arts & Culture Strategy. King i...
Saturday, April 20, 2019 - 5:38pm
The 2018-2019 season concludes with the Roe Green Visiting Director Series presentation of the world premiere of Ron West's "Any Resemblance," running April 19-28 in Wright-Curtis Theatre. 
Thursday, March 21, 2019 - 11:07am
"Relationship Deli," a short film written by and starring Kaitlyn Black, an alumna of Kent State University's School of Theatre and Dance, will be featured in the 2019 Cleveland International Film Festival.

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