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  1. Nov 6, 2014

    RU’s Nutcracker is a study in pure collaboration

    The “Nutcracker” has been an RU tradition since 1982. Since 2006, this year marks Associate Professor Inessa Plekhanova’s fifth year of original choreography and direction, bringing together dancers, musicians, actors, artists and the local community.

  2. Oct 15, 2014

    Meet Shieh'Ron Freeman – Actor

    Shiehron Freeman is a theatre major with an emphasis in performance and directing. He is currently playing the roles of both Kevin and Albert in “Clybourne Park.”

  3. 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.

  4. 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.

  5. 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.”

News from University Relations

  1. Apr 2, 2013

    April is all about the arts

    RU steps into spring with a full calendar of arts events. The departments of Art, Dance, Music and Theatre & Cinema will showcase the talents and creative projects of students and faculty. All events are free unless otherwise noted.

  2. Feb 18, 2013

    Stomp brings its high-energy show to RU

    Stomp, the world-famous percussion ensemble, is bringing its explosive show to Radford University on Thursday, Feb. 21.

  3. Feb 5, 2013

    Theatre production presents 100 years of RU's greatest hits

    Showcasing some of the most popular performances at Radford University in the past 100 years, the School of Dance and Theatre this week presents "Timeless: Honoring the Past, Celebrating the Future."

  4. Nov 26, 2012

    'The Nutcracker' Returns to RU Campus

    Toy soldiers, dancing mice, Clara, Herr Drosselmeyer and the storied Sugar Plum Fairy will bring holiday magic to the Radford University campus in December when the Radford University Ballet Theater presents the perennial holiday favorite "The Nutcracker."

  5. Aug 29, 2012

    Arts at RU Open School Year with Jazz, Exhibits and More

    Radford University's College of Visual and Performing Arts this week announced its September lineup of shows and events to launch the new academic year. All events are free and open to the public unless otherwise noted.

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