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Thu, 03/31/2022 - 10:42am
MERGENCE offers its audience an array of dance styles and choreographic ideas. With eleven different works, this energetic live performance features Classical ballet, contemporary, and jazz dance, as well as live music. The diversity of the concert embraces a range of artistic voices celebrating the emerging student artist as a sophisticated performer who has range and depth. Tickets are $16 for adults and $12 for students and seniors. Student…
Thu, 10/28/2021 - 4:04pm
The UGA Department of Dance and Young Choreographers Series will present, “Untethered”, a Senior Exit and Emerging Choreographers Showcase November 11-13, 2021. Each day will alternate between a program A or program B show. Program A will perform on November 11 and 13 at 8:00 p.m. Program B will perform on November 12 at 8:00 p.m. and on the 14 at 2:30 p.m. As part of the 2021 Spotlight on the Arts Festival, these performances will be held in…
Thu, 10/28/2021 - 4:03pm
The UGA Department of Dance and Young Choreographers Series will present, “Untethered”, a Senior Exit and Emerging Choreographers Showcase November 11-13, 2021. Each day will alternate between a program A or program B show. Program A will perform on November 11 and 13 at 8:00 p.m. Program B will perform on November 12 at 8:00 p.m. and on the 14 at 2:30 p.m. As part of the 2021 Spotlight on the Arts Festival, these performances will be held in…
Thu, 10/28/2021 - 4:01pm
The UGA Department of Dance and Young Choreographers Series will present, “Untethered”, a Senior Exit and Emerging Choreographers Showcase November 11-13, 2021. Each day will alternate between a program A or program B show. Program A will perform on November 11 and 13 at 8:00 p.m. Program B will perform on November 12 at 8:00 p.m. and on the 14 at 2:30 p.m. As part of the 2021 Spotlight on the Arts Festival, these performances will be held in…
Thu, 10/28/2021 - 4:00pm
The UGA Department of Dance and Young Choreographers Series will present, “Untethered”, a Senior Exit and Emerging Choreographers Showcase November 11-13, 2021. Each day will alternate between a program A or program B show. Program A will perform on November 11 and 13 at 8:00 p.m. Program B will perform on November 12 at 8:00 p.m. and on the 14 at 2:30 p.m. As part of the 2021 Spotlight on the Arts Festival, these performances will be held in…
Thu, 10/28/2021 - 3:56pm
The Athens Hip Hop Harmonic is a collective of local Hip Hop artists and University of Georgia music faculty/students that seeks to use music to celebrate the intersection of our musical, cultural, and racial identities. This session features the world premieres of co-created, boundary-breaking works by three pairs of Hip Hop artists and UGA faculty composers, with a live narrative and audience Q&A focused on the artistic inquiry and…
Thu, 04/01/2021 - 6:14pm
By Don Nigro, starring MFA actor Atalanta Siegel. A metaphysical and metatheatrical romp of rebellion and reimagined classics. Girlhood of Shakespeare’s Heroines explores the lived experiences of two of Shakespeare’s famous female characters and two actresses who have embodied them onstage. This humorous and intimate testimony reveals what Shakespeare left out of his immortal text and why women are haunted by these roles today.
Sat, 03/06/2021 - 3:21pm
By William Shakespeare and performed by Ye Rude Mechanicals When four young lovers, fleeing the law and their own mismatched rivalries, take to the forest of Athens, their lives become entangled with a feud between the King and Queen of the Fairies, resulting in a marvelous mix-up of desire and enchantment, merriment and farce...
Sat, 03/06/2021 - 3:20pm
The UGA OPERA THEATRE will be presenting a semi-staged concert with piano and singers of operatic duets, trios, and quartets live-streamed from Hodgson Hall. The live-streaming online can be accessed by opening the Hugh Hodgson School of Music website at music.uga.edu and clicking on the home page Live Streaming button. The concert consists of music from different historical periods, styles, and composers. One of the compositions, which will be…
Sat, 03/06/2021 - 2:57pm
By Steve Tomlinson, starring MFA actor David Cowan. Description: On the heels of an election unlike any other and during a time where we are more divided than ever before American Fiesta asks us the question: What do we share and how can we get along even if we don't agree? Told through the eyes of an obsessive dish collector, American Fiesta tells the story of a same-sex couple unable to get married in the place they call home. Politics tears…
Sat, 03/06/2021 - 2:55pm
By Katori Hall. Starring MFA actor Daja M. Rice and MFA alumnus Marlon Andrew Burnley. April 3, 1968: After delivering his iconic “I’ve Been to the Mountaintop” speech, Dr. Martin Luther King settles in for the evening at the Lorraine Hotel in Memphis, Tennessee. When a mysterious maid arrives at his door with surprising news, King is compelled to face his legacy in unexpected ways.
Wed, 01/13/2021 - 5:11pm
The musical work "More than words..." for saxophone octet, piano, bass, and spoken word by UGA graduate composition student Kevin Day was commissioned by Connie Frigo, associate professor of saxophone in the Hugh Hodgson School of Music, and the UGA Saxophone Studio in the fall 2019. With more than 100 performances of his music taking place in the past two years, Day is a rapidly rising star who is currently writing more than 20 music…
Wed, 01/13/2021 - 4:20pm
University Union is kicking off the new semester with comedian, SNL cast member and star of ‘The King of Staten Island’ Pete Davidson. Join University Union for a virtual conversation with Pete Davidson and don't forget to submit questions when registering. 🕑 Friday, January 15; 8pm 📍 Hosted on Zoom 🎟 Register here: https://tinyurl.com/UUPeteD // (Only open to UGA students)
Thu, 02/27/2020 - 11:02am
Tango intertwined with Latin Rhythm dancing for a memorable evening. Location: Ciné, Downtown Athens, 234 West Hancock Avenue, Athens GA 30601 Admission: FREE Date: March 28, 6:30p – 9:30p Couples, Singles, All levels welcome. Facebook Link: https://www.facebook.com/events/918663931882302/ Live performances to be announced Event Sponsors:  UGA Tango Club, Ciné, Latin American and Caribbean Studies Institute and President's Venture Fund…
Mon, 02/17/2020 - 8:27pm
UGA Opera Theatre will be performing Gioachino Rossini's famous "Il barbiere di Siviglia," which is an opera buffa written in two acts.  Long-time guest conductor Maestro Hilary Griffiths will be joining the UGA Opera Theatre cast again, along with guest stage director Nicholas Muni. The Opera Department team consists of Frederick Burchinal, professor, Metropolitan Opera veteran and international opera baritone as director of opera, producer,…
Mon, 02/17/2020 - 8:25pm
UGA Opera Theatre will be performing Gioachino Rossini's famous "Il barbiere di Siviglia," which is an opera buffa written in two acts.  Long-time guest conductor Maestro Hilary Griffiths will be joining the UGA Opera Theatre cast again, along with guest stage director Nicholas Muni. The Opera Department team consists of Frederick Burchinal, professor, Metropolitan Opera veteran and international opera baritone as director of opera, producer,…
Mon, 02/17/2020 - 8:23pm
UGA Opera Theatre will be performing Gioachino Rossini's famous "Il barbiere di Siviglia," which is an opera buffa written in two acts.  Long-time guest conductor Maestro Hilary Griffiths will be joining the UGA Opera Theatre cast again, along with guest stage director Nicholas Muni. The Opera Department team consists of Frederick Burchinal, professor, Metropolitan Opera veteran and international opera baritone as director of opera, producer,…
Mon, 02/03/2020 - 1:04pm
Composer, percussionist, and DJ Val Jeanty will take part in a conversation with Ashon Crawley, associate professor of religious studies and African American and African studies at the University of Virginia 6 p.m. followed by a performance at 7 p.m. The event is part of DJ Summits in the Global South, a Global Georgia Initiative research project supported by The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, and part of the Global Georgia Initiative public event…
Fri, 01/03/2020 - 1:07pm
This student music series features new groups each month.  All musicians are current Hugh Hodgson School of Music undergraduate and/or graduate students. The Bulldog Bistro and the hotel Market are open during the performances for appetizers, snacks, dinner, and beverages.
Fri, 01/03/2020 - 1:05pm
The Center for Student Activities and Involvement kicks off the Spring semester with a hilarious and mind-blowing evening of hypnotism. There will be two shows—one at 7 p.m. and one at 9 p.m. Welcome UGA is a campus-wide collaboration to provide students numerous opportunities in the first six weeks of the fall semester to meet new people, engage with departments and organizations, and learn more about UGA. Please visit welcome.uga.edu for more…
Wed, 11/06/2019 - 11:41am
UGA dance students will perform a variety of dance styles in classical and contemporary ballet, contemporary modern, and aerial dance with mixed media featuring faculty created choreographic works by CORE Contemporary and Aerial Dance and Spring Dance Concert. This will showcase a sample of works to be presented in the Spring 2020 Department of Dance concert productions. Part of the Spotlight on the Arts 2019 Festival.
Wed, 11/06/2019 - 11:20am
Athens, GA- The UGA Department of Dance will present its 2019 Young Choreographers Series November 13-15 at 8pm in the New Dance Theatre, located in the Dance Building on Sanford Drive. The YCS Senior Exit and Emerging Choreographers Dance Concert is a compilation of knowledge and artistic decisions that each dance major has discovered for themselves in the last four years. A part of the UGA Spotlight on the Arts Festival*, this show celebrates…
Thu, 10/31/2019 - 2:39pm
A first-of-its-kind endeavor, "By Our Hands" is a cross-institutional theatrical experience between Spelman College, the University of Georgia, librarians, archivists, students, professionals, incarcerated individuals, and community partners. The Georgia Incarceration Performance Project incorporates scenes directly from Georgia history to negotiate the relationship between incarceration, race, and the impact of forced labor through dance, media…
Thu, 10/31/2019 - 2:37pm
Come to MUSI 2812 Intro to Composition's class project, exploring rhythm, found sound and space! These presentations will only take 30 minutes! "Saturday in Athens" will be presented outdoors at the drop-off point for the Performing Arts Center (between the PAC and HHSOM) and explores the sounds of gameday in Athens in three movements (by Julien Berger, Paul DiCicco, and Ryan Ward). "Jitters" will reimagine Dancz as a local Jittery Joe's, where…
Mon, 09/30/2019 - 10:37am
Do the time warp again with University Union during a live performance series of The Rocky Horror Picture Show. More dates through October 27, 2019  

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