College of the Arts

The Servant of Two Masters Kent, OH – The School of Theatre and Dance at Kent State University begins it 2015-2016 season with Carlo Goldoni’s classic comedy “The Servant of Two Masters.” The production is directed and adapted by this year’s Roe Green Visiting Director Tracy Young and runs Fri., Oct. 9 through Sun., Oct. 18 in Wright-Curtis Theatre, located in the...

Campfire Stories (installation) by Ted Vogel The sculptures of Oregon-based artist Ted Vogel are rooted in tangible material objects (such as tattered suitcases and dictionaries), and yet exude a haunted energy suggestive of memory and the subconscious. “Object Lessons: The Sculpture of Ted Vogel” will appear at the Kent State University School of Art Gallery Oct. 8 - Nov. 20, with an...

Germination in Green by Suzanne Boissy Small-scale textile art will be the subject of an exhibition at Kent State University’s Downtown Gallery, located at 141 E. Main St. in Kent. The Miniature Textile Exhibition, organized through the MFAEN (Midwest Fiber Artist Educators Network), will run Oct. 1-31 at the gallery, with an opening reception Oct. 1 from 5 to 7 p.m. Both the gallery...

Germination in Green by Suzanne BoissyWatch footage from last year's Fall for the Arts Asian Fest! This year's theme will be the Greek Cultural Fest, which takes place Thursday, Sept. 24, from 3-6 p.m. at Risman Plaza.    

Germination in Green by Suzanne Boissy —“Flapper Style: Fashions of the 1920s” to run Sept. 25, 2015 - Sept. 4, 2016 —Preview reception Sept. 24 — call 330-672-0300 to RSVP —Free tie-in lecture Oct. 3 in museum’s Murphy Auditorium — call 330-672-5368 to RSVP The Kent State University Museum will present its new exhibit “Flapper Style: Fashions of the 1920s” in the...

Weaving by Luella Williams The Kent State University School of Art Galleries will display “Fortuitous Nature: The Textiles of Luella ‘Waddy’ Williams” at the Downtown Gallery September 3-26. There will be an opening reception September 10 from 5 to 7 p.m. Both the gallery and reception are free and open to the public. Luella Williams was a textile artist active in...

Top Goal - photo from Tiger Legacy project Kent State University’s School of Art Gallery will present “Tiger Legacy: Playing for Your City,” a display of work from the “Tiger Legacy” photographic storytelling project, from September 3 to 25. The “Tiger Legacy” project (tigerlegacy.net) is a visual chronicle of high school football culture in Massillon, Ohio, and is also...

Porthouse Theatre Kent, OH – Porthouse Theatre, Kent State University’s summer professional theatre, recently held its inaugural Porthouse International Academy. Sixteen students and one faculty member from South Korea’s SangMyung University participated in the comprehensive theatre experience. During the three-week long academy, running July 12 - Aug. 3,...

Porthouse Theatre Kent, OH – The School of Theatre and Dance at Kent State University is happy to announce the appointment of Jeffrey Rockland as dance division coordinator and associate professor of dance. Rockland comes to Kent State from Tucson, Arizona, where he served as full-time dance faculty for Tucson Magnet High School for Arts and Sciences, was dance...

Porthouse Theatre The 2015 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 15-20 on the university’s campus and culminate with the July 21 gala concert at Severance Hall’s Reinberger Chamber Hall in Cleveland, Ohio. The...