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News From Around The College

  1. Guest musicians Teixeria and Bechtler to perform October 15 »

    10/3/2019

    Guest artists Robert Teixeria and Tanja Bechtler will perform a variety of musical styles on October 15, 2019 at 7:30 p.m. at the Davis Performance Hall in the Covington Center. Admission is free. 

  2. ‘Darkside’ to bring perils of space exploration to stage »

    9/30/2019

    “Darkside” is the story of three American astronauts on a fictitious Apollo 18 mission who become stranded on the moon as their command module pilot suffers a mental breakdown. The play runs on October 23 through 26 at 7:30 p.m., with a final performance on October 27 at 2:00 p.m. in Hawes Studio Theatre in Porterfield Hall. 

  3. Offbeat comedy ‘Wonder of the World’ coming to Pridemore Playhouse »

    9/25/2019

    On Tuesday, October 1, 2019, at 7:30 p.m. the Department of Theatre and Cinema will debut “Wonder of the World” to audiences at Pridemore Playhouse in Porterfield Hall. The production is a comedy written by Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright David Lindsay-Abaire.

  4. Alternative clothing business lands graphic design student-entrepreneur in New York Fashion Week »

    9/24/2019

    Junior graphic design major Sophie Smith started an online business in 2018 that landed her an expense-paid, VIP trip to New York Fashion Week in September of 2019.

  5. Dance students get unique international experience in Korea »

    9/16/2019

    During the summer of 2019, Department of Dance students Monica Tirado, Sebrena Williamson, Caroline Beard and Zoe Couloumbis traveled to South Korea with Professor of Dance Ji-Eun Lee where they participated in a number of dance and cultural events.

  6. Dias brings new perspectives to Department of Design »

    9/16/2019

    Rebecca Dias joined the fashion design program as an assistant professor in the fall of 2019 and is excited about her future with the university.

  7. Design students develop promotions for local nonprofits »

    8/26/2019

    This summer, students in Professor John O’Connor’s Advanced Graphic Design Production Techniques course developed an interactive brochure and a print brochure for two nonprofit organizations.

  8. 'Walk to Defeat ALS' with Dean Devaney »

    8/21/2019

    Walk to Defeat ALS with CVPA Dean Margaret Devaney on Sunday, September 22, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. at Hollins University. Proceeds from the event will be used to support research, care servicesand advocacy to enact public policies that improve the lives of those living with ALS.

  9. Gillespie centennial to celebrate legacy of former RU distinguished professor »

    8/20/2019

    On Saturday, September 21 at 11 a.m., the Radford University Art Museum will hold its opening reception for the Dorothy Gillespie Centennial Exhibition. The retrospective celebrates the 100th anniversary of the late artist by featuring works from the Radford University Art Museum’s permanent collection.

  10. CVPA welcomes spring 2019 graduates to family »

    5/13/2019

    On May 11, 2019, Radford University’s College of Visual and Performing Arts welcomed nearly 140 graduating students to its family of alumni.

CVPA News From University Relations

  1. Radford University celebrates the Class of 2019 »

    5/16/2019

    Highlander pride was on full display during Radford University’s Spring 2019 Commencement Weekend.

  2. Dalton Eminent Scholar Award winners announced »

    12/5/2018

    Radford University announced the five faculty members that won the 2018 Dalton Eminent Scholar Awards.

  3. Exhibition sets stage for students’ impending graduation »

    11/19/2018

    To open the exhibition of the works by Master of Fine Arts (MFA) and Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA) candidates in the studio art curriculum, the Radford University Art Museum on Tyler hosted a reception Nov. 9.

  4. Dancers to premiere original work at international dance festival »

    11/19/2018

    Three Radford dance students will spend their Thanksgiving breaks as performers and teachers in South Korea at the sixth annual Incheon International Contemporary Dance Festival.

  5. Porterfield Ensemble brings Mary Draper Ingles’ heroism to regional audiences »

    11/19/2018

    The Porterfield Ensemble presented “Walk to Freedom – The Mary Draper Ingles Story” at Eastern Montgomery High School (EMHS) on Nov. 9 as part of its Fall 2018 regional tour.