Events Calendar

  1. Fall Dance Fest »

    Saturday, October 7

    2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. @ Bondurant Auditorium, Preston Hall

    The Radford University School of Dance & Theatre presents a concert of dance as part of the university’s family weekend. The concert will incorporate a wide spectrum of movement styles featuring original choreography by the Department of Dance’s faculty. Spend the evening with us enjoying innovative choreography highlighting a variety of dance genres including Modern Dance, Classical Ballet and Jazz. General Admission: $7, Children: $3.50, RU Student/Faculty/Staff: w/RU ID: Free. Tickets for all other events above are available two weeks prior to the event online at radfordactivites.com or at the Hurlburt Hall Information Desk (540-831-5420).
  2. Fall Fashion Show »

    Saturday, October 7

    4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. @ Bonnie Hurlburt Center, Auditorium

    The Department of Design presents the annual Fall Fashion Show. The family weekend fashion show features original designs by Radford University students and faculty, with students modeling the garments. Admission is free.
  3. Crimes Of The Heart »

    Saturday, October 7

    7:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m. @ Pridemore Playhouse

    By Beth Henley. “Crimes of the Heart” is playwright Beth Henley’s homage to her roots. The three Magrath Sisters, trapped in their small Mississippi town, wrestle with the lies and hurts of the past as they face some super-sized troubles together. Henley’s unique blend of Southern Gothic and screwball comedy is at its finest in this 1981 Pulitzer Prize winner. General Admission: $10; RU Faculty/Staff, Senior Discount (55+), and Group Rates (10+): $6; RU Student w/ID: Free. Tickets for the Pridemore productions are available at rutheatretickets.com or the week prior to the event at the Porterfield Box Office or by calling 540-831-5289. Box Office is open from noon to 6 p.m. one week prior to opening.
  4. Crimes Of The Heart »

    Sunday, October 8

    2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. @ Pridemore Playhouse

    By Beth Henley. “Crimes of the Heart” is playwright Beth Henley’s homage to her roots. The three Magrath Sisters, trapped in their small Mississippi town, wrestle with the lies and hurts of the past as they face some super-sized troubles together. Henley’s unique blend of Southern Gothic and screwball comedy is at its finest in this 1981 Pulitzer Prize winner. General Admission: $10; RU Faculty/Staff, Senior Discount (55+), and Group Rates (10+): $6; RU Student w/ID: Free. Tickets for the Pridemore productions are available at rutheatretickets.com or the week prior to the event at the Porterfield Box Office or by calling 540-831-5289. Box Office is open from noon to 6 p.m. one week prior to opening.
  5. Art Education Show | Oct. 3 – 12, 2017 »

    Monday, October 9 - Thursday, October 12

    All day @ Gallery 205

    An exhibition of special projects and work from current Radford University students in art education. Hours: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. The gallery closes from noon until 1 p.m. Closed weekends. Exhibition: Oct. 3 – 12, 2017
  6. Finding a Voice: Articulation in Silence Art by Lee Coburn | Oct. 5 - Nov. 16, 2017 »

    Monday, October 9 - Thursday, October 12

    All day @ RUAM Gallery Downtown

    The Art Museum recognizes the artistic accomplishments of Radford University faculty and staff. This exhibition features art by Lee Coburn, Director of Creative and Marketing Services in University Relations. Closed Sundays.
  7. Festival of South African Dance »

    Tuesday, October 10

    7:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m. @ Bondurant Auditorium, Preston Hall

    The first of four productions hosted by the University Performance Series, the Festival of South African Dance presents an evening of two distinct South African dance traditions born from the perseverance of the human spirit. Two deeply rhythmic ensembles, Real Actions Pantsula and Stimela “The Gumboot” Musical uplift, unite and tell a story following their historical tradition of spreading awareness of socioeconomic and political challenges. These communicative dances play an important role in restoring, revitalizing and preserving South African Culture. General Admission: $15, Children: $7.50, RU Student/Faculty/Staff: w/RU ID: Free. Tickets for all other events above are available two weeks prior to the event online at radfordactivites.com or at the Hurlburt Hall Information Desk (540-831-5420).
  8. Radford University Fall Choral Concert »

    Wednesday, October 11

    7:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m. @ Performance Hall in the Covington Center

    Free admission
  9. Strange Weather: Erin Turner Exhibition »

    Monday, October 16 - Sunday, December 3

    All day @ Radford University Art Museum at the Covington Center

    Strange Weather explores site specificity, changing climatic patterns, and symbolic narratives of home. Utilizing local newspapers as well as newspapers that she creates herself, ephemera, chance, history, and time come into conversation in the large-scale sculptural works. This exhibition will include photographs of previous work installed across the globe, three dimensional sculptures, as well as participation from the art, dance, and music departments at Radford University for a collaborative interdisciplinary event. Exhibition: Sept. 28 - Dec. 3, 2017
  10. Finding a Voice: Articulation in Silence Art by Lee Coburn | Oct. 5 - Nov. 16, 2017 »

    Monday, October 16 - Saturday, October 21

    All day @ RUAM Gallery Downtown

    The Art Museum recognizes the artistic accomplishments of Radford University faculty and staff. This exhibition features art by Lee Coburn, Director of Creative and Marketing Services in University Relations. Closed Sundays.

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