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  1. Oct 9, 2014

    Just deserts: one dancer’s extraordinary college career

    Radford University student Kristen Jameson has had a very busy college career. She is the recent recipient of a dance scholarship and she has studied with the Bolshoi Ballet Academy in Moscow, as well as the American Ballet Theater in Washington, D.C.

  2. Oct 9, 2014

    Radford University tackles diversity with production of “Clybourne Park”

    Radford University’s Department of Theatre and Cinema presents the 2011 Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award-winning play “Clybourne Park” by Bruce Norris. The Pridemore Playhouse production starts Oct. 11 and runs through Oct. 18.

  3. Sep 25, 2014

    Faculty Distinctions

    As September comes to a close, this week there are three CVPA faculty members of note. These are Jennifer Juul (theatre) with a Lessac workshop, Jennifer McDonel (music education) with a journal article, and Shaun Whiteside (art) as an “artist to look out for.”

  4. Sep 18, 2014

    Theatre season shoves off with “Jack Goes Boating”

    The RU theatre season opens on Sept. 24 with Robert Glaudini's "Jack Goes Boating" at the Hawes Studio Theatre.

  5. Sep 18, 2014

    A q&a with a student director

    James Bristow is the student director for "Jack Goes Boating." He directed one other play last fall, and he is also an actor.

News from University Relations

  1. Oct 22, 2013

    Pridemore stage dedicated to beloved RU theater professor

    RU Professor Emeritus Charles L. "Chuck" Hayes was honored on Oct. 19, when the stage in Pridemore Playhouse was named for him.

  2. Oct 9, 2013

    "The Dining Room" comes to Pridemore Playhouse

    The almost-mythological tradition of sitting down together to a family dinner is the main course of "The Dining Room," the third production of the Radford University Department of Theatre and Cinema's 2013-14 season.

  3. Oct 2, 2013

    RU Ballet Youth program encourages young dancers to explore their art

    The art of dance is alive and well in the greater Radford University community thanks to the Department of Dance and the Radford University Ballet Youth program.

  4. Jul 1, 2013

    Governor's Schools return to Radford for fourth year

    Radford University welcomed nearly 400 of the Commonwealth's most talented high school students to campus last week for its fourth hosting of the Virginia Summer Residential Governor's Schools in the Humanities and the Visual and Performing Arts.

  5. Apr 23, 2013

    'Shadow Waltz' portrays coal miners' stories

    The story of coal mining in Appalachia and the devastation of black lung disease will come to life when the Radford University Department of Dance presents "The Shadow Waltz," a dance and theatre piece inspired by oral histories of miners.

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