RU Announces April Arts Season
RADFORD The April Visual and Performing Arts season at Radford University features a ballet, plays, dance performances, art exhibitions and concerts. Among the premiere events is the presentation of “Giselle” by the Moscow Festival Ballet on Thursday, April 15, at 8 p.m., in Bondurant Auditorium, Preston Hall.
“Giselle” is part of the University Performance Series. Admission is $15 general public, $7.50 children and free with RU I.D. Tickets are on sale now at the Hurlburt Information Desk. To learn more, call (540) 831-5420.
Other Visual and Performing events for April include:
Department of Dance
• Thursday through Saturday, April 8 - 10, 8 p.m., Bondurant Auditorium Dancing on the Edge. $8 general admission, $5 RU faculty and staff, free with RU student I.D., and $5 senior citizens 55 and older and groups of 10 or more. Tickets are on sale now at Hurlburt Information Desk. Call (540) 831-5420.
• Monday and Tuesday, April 12 - 13, 7:30 p.m., Albig Studio Theatre, Peters Hall Student Choreography Showcase
• Wednesday and Thursday, April 21 - 22, 7:30 p.m., Albig Studio Theatre, Peters Hall d a n a h b e l l a DanceWorks presents “Memories of Sweet Nothing” featuring guest artist Lisa Del Rosario
• Tuesday, April 27, 7:30 p.m., Albig Studio Theatre, Peters Hall “Informance”
Presentations in Albig Studio Theatre are free but seating is limited.
To learn more about Department of Dance events, call (540) 831-5162.
Studio Theatre Series
• Wednesday, April 14 and Friday, April 16, 8 p.m., and Saturday, April 17, 2 p.m., Studio Theatre, Porterfield Hall “The Homecoming.” Admission is free but seating is limited.
• Thursday, April 15, and Saturday, April 17, 8 p.m., and Sunday, April 18, 2 p.m., Studio Theatre, Porterfield Hall “Rabbit Hole.” Admission is free but seating is limited.
To learn more about Studio Theatre Series events, call (540) 831-5141
Department of Art
• Continuing through Friday, April 2, Gallery 205, Powell Hall Graduate Art Student Association Show
• Friday, April 2 through Friday, April 16, the Gallery at the Covington Center Spring MFA Show
• Thursday, April 8 through Saturday, May 8, Gallery 205, Powell Hall Student Graphic Design Exhibit
Admission to art events is free. Hours in the Gallery at the Covington Center are Monday through Friday, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m., and Saturday and Sunday, noon 4 p.m. Gallery 205 in Powell Hall exhibition hours are Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. - noon and 1 - 5 p.m.
To learn more about Department of Art events, call (540) 831-5754.
Department of MusicAll music events are at 8 p.m. in the Performance Hall of the Covington Center. Admission is free.
• Tuesday, April 6 Opera Ensemble
• Friday, April 16 RU Jazz Ensemble and Jazztet
• Monday, April 19 RU Percussion Ensemble
• Tuesday, April 20 RU Choral Spring Oratorio
• Wednesday, April 21 Wind Ensemble and Symphonic Band
• Friday, April 23 Guitar Ensemble
• Tuesday, April 27 Gala Concert featuring 2009 Ibla international grand prize winners
• Wednesday, April 28 Chamber Winds
To learn more about Department of Music events, call (540) 831-5177.