Western Carolina University’s 15th annual Jazz Festival will bring an afternoon and evening of master classes and performances to campus Saturday, April 22, from noon to 10 p.m. at the John W. Bardo Fine and Performing Arts Center.
Western Carolina University’s School of Stage and Screen will present “Hair,” the beloved and controversial 1960s show that defined the rock musical, beginning Wednesday, April 5, and continuing through Sunday, April 9.
Western Carolina University is celebrating the artwork of local students with the 2017 Jackson County Youth Art Month exhibit that runs through Friday, March 31, in WCU’s John W. Bardo Fine and Performing Arts Center.
The Nile Project, a cross-cultural collaboration that uses music to connect residents living along Africa’s legendary Nile in efforts to cultivate the sustainability of the river, will visit Western Carolina University for a performance and to take part in other activities Monday, March 13, and Tuesday, March 14.
Western Carolina University’s Fine Art Museum is presenting a live performance by animator, director, designer and performance artist Miwa Matreyek, who interacts with her animations as a shadow silhouette.
Western Carolina University’s Mountain Heritage Center, in partnership with One Dozen Who Care, will host a display on the cultural history and musical traditions of the region’s African-American community that will later be presented in neighboring towns as a traveling exhibit.