All events are free and open to the public unless otherwise noted. For more information about ticketed events, call (304) 293-SHOW. For information about any College of Creative Arts event, call the Publicity Office at (304) 293-4359. Events on this calendar are subject to change. For the latest information, see our web calendar at www.ccarts.wvu.edu/ or check the WVU College of Creative Arts Facebook page.
Monday, May 6
GRADUATE CHAMBER RECITAL, Wensi Zhao and Bruce Lin, pianists, 6 p.m., Bloch Learning and Performance Hall (200A). Works by Schubert, Brahms, Grieg, and Piazzolla.
Tuesday, May 7
UNIVERSITY ARTS SERIES, “Dreamgirls,” 7:30 p.m., Lyell B. Clay Concert Theatre. Ticketed Event. Tickets and information: 304-293-SHOW. Catch the dream! Full of onstage joy and backstage drama, this sensational new production of “Dreamgirls” tells the story of an up-and-coming 1960s girl singing group, and the triumphs and tribulations that come with fame and fortune. With music by Academy Award nominee Henry Krieger and book and lyrics by Tony and Grammy Award winner Tom Eyen, “Dreamgirls” features the unforgettable hits “And I Am Telling You I’m Not Going,” “One Night Only” and “Listen.” This Tony and Academy Award-winning musical sparkles like never before!
PIANO QUARTET RECITAL, 8:15 p.m., Bloch Learning and Performance Hall (200A). The program will include works by Zwilich and Dvorak.
Wednesday, May 8
DOCTORAL SOLO RECITAL, Mario Santoso, piano, 8:15 p.m., Bloch Learning and Performance Hall (200A). Program: The Machine Age by William Albright (1944-1998); From “Preludes” Book II by Claude Debussy (1862-1918); Chaconne in D minor, a piano transcription from J.S. Bach’s Violin Partita No. 2, BWV 1004 by Ferruccio Busoni (1866-1924); and Sonata in B-flat Major, D. 960 by Franz Schubert (1797-1828). Mario says: “This final recital is especially dedicated to Dr. Peter Amstutz, who has been such a great teacher, friend and mentor during my doctoral study.”
Thursday, May 9
DOCTORAL SOLO RECITAL, Justin Krueger, piano, 6 p.m., Bloch Learning and Performance Hall (200A). Program: Beethoven’s “Tempest,” together with works by Debussy, Scarlatti and Corigliano.
Friday, May 10
DOCTORAL SOLO RECITAL, Hyejeong Seong, piano, 6 p.m., Bloch Learning and Performance Hall (200A).
DOCTORAL RECITAL, Kristopher Grant, percussion, 8:15 p.m., Antoinette Falbo Theatre.
Saturday, May 11
COMMUNITY MUSIC DEPARTMENTAL RECITAL, Noon, Bloch Learning and Performance Hall (200A).
Spring 2013 Concerts
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