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MON-FRI, MAR 17-MAY 2


This exhibit explores Charles Lisanby's artistic foundations through his life studies. Lisanby is primarily remembered as an Emmy Award-winning set designer for American television and theater, but these studies of the human body provide insightful evidence of his classical artistic training. More

Powers of Scale

THE INSTITUTE FOR VISUAL STUDIES

TUE-WED, APR 22-MAY 7


This exhibition will include works from students in the Powers of Scale in Systems Design and Place-Making class. In this applied course, students explore and evaluate the design of a physical system (in this case, Grace Street) at multiple scales utilizing a variety of methods from different disciplines. More

Spring Student Dance Concert

EARLYNN J. MILLER DANCE THEATRE

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WED-SAT, APR 23-26


This exciting dance event features talented young dancers and choreographers from JMU's Dance program. More
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FRI, APR 25


The Madison Singers is the advanced, auditioned choral chamber ensemble at JMU. Ranging from 60-80 voices, the JMU Chorale is an auditioned and highly select choir. More

Experience the excitement of the JMU Symphony Honors Concert as the JMU Symphony Orchestra accompanies the winners of the prestigious School of Music Concerto Competition. More
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MON, APR 28


The JMU Percussion Ensemble, directed by William C. Rice and Dr. Michael Overman, consists of nearly 30 students and has performed throughout the East Coast, including concerts at the Virginia Music Educators Association Convention and Virginia Days of Percussion. More

Cabaret

A Studio Theatre Production

STUDIO THEATRE

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TUE-SAT, APR 29-MAY 3


The scene is a nightclub in Berlin as the 1920s are drawing to a close. The master of ceremonies welcomes the audience to the show and assures them that their troubles will be forgotten at the Cabaret. Cliff is a struggling, young, American writer. Ernst is a German, and Sally Bowles is a performer at a seedy club. Together these characters must work their way through the struggles of blooming relationships and dwindling finances under the continually growing shadow of the Nazi Party. Contains adult language, violence, and sexual/mature content. More

Clybourne Park

By Bruce Norris

MAINSTAGE THEATRE

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TUE-SUN, APR 29-MAY 4


“Vital, sharp-witted and ferociously smart” (The New York Times), Clybourne Park pits Race against Real Estate in this 2011 Pulitzer Prize and 2012 Tony Award-winning play. Two generations of characters dance around social politics in one house on two afternoons, 50 years apart. Features students from JMU’s School of Theatre and Dance. Contains adult language. More
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WED, APR 30


This concert features performances by the JMU Treble Chamber Choir and the University Men's, Women's and Combined Choruses. The JMU Treble Chamber Choir and the University Men’s and Combined Choruses are under the direction of Dr. W. Bryce Hayes. The University Women’s Chorus is under the direction of Dr. Jo-Anne van der Vat-Chromy. More

JMU Brass Band

CONCERT HALL

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FRI, MAY 2


The JMU Brass Band is the university’s premiere brass ensemble. Directed by professor of music Kevin Stees, it is one of only a few collegiate brass bands in the United States. More
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SUN, MAY 4


The Wind Symphony, under the direction of Stephen P. Bolstad is the premier woodwind, brass and percussion ensemble at JMU. The Wind Symphony is committed to performing the great works of the wind-band’s core repertoire while also exploring the best of contemporary composition. More

A Year with Frog and Toad

JMU CHILDREN'S THEATRE

Music by ROBERT REALE. Book and Lyrics by WILLIE REALE. Based on the books by ARNOLD LOBEL.

STUDIO THEATRE

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THU-SUN, MAY 29-JUN 8


Presented by JMU Children's Theatre Playshop Players. Arnold Lobel’s well-loved characters hop from the page to the stage in this whimsical Tony-nominated musical that tells the story of an enduring friendship that weathers all seasons. More

James Tocco

Featured pianist for the 2014 American Liszt Society Festival at JMU (June 6-8)

CONCERT HALL

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SUN, JUN 8


James Tocco will perform Liszt’s Harmonies Poetiques et Religeuses. Tocco is renowned for his “intensely concentrated playing, precisely gauged and rhythmically fluid” (The Detroit News) interpretations of Beethoven, Chopin and Liszt. More

Cinderella: The Fairy Godmother's Tale

JMU CHILDREN'S THEATRE

Written by Louise Keeton with music by Sam Tolley

STUDIO THEATRE

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THU-SUN, JUN 12-22


Presented by JMU Children's Theatre Playshop Players. Experience this classic story with a magical twist! Everyone knows what happened at the ball, but no one knows what the Fairy Godmother had to do for Cinderella to win the prince's heart. Follow Phoebe, the newest Fairy Godmother-in-training, who learns that real magic comes from hard work and faith in oneself. More

The True Story of the Three Little Pigs

PRESENTED BY THE ROANOKE CHILDREN'S THEATRE

Book and Lyrics by Robert Kauzlaric. Music by Paul Gilvary and William Rush. Adapted from the book by Jon Sceiszka and Lane Smith.

STUDIO THEATRE

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SAT-SUN, JUN 28-29


A.Wolf finally gets to tell HIS side of the story and YOU determine the ending of the play in this rock Hip-Hop-ity musical that will blow the hair right off your chinny chin chin! More

HIGHLIGHTS

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