Catch up with Jake and Elwood and soak in the spirit of Chicago’s rich blues, gospel and soul tradition with the rollicking stage musical “Blues Brothers Revival,” part of the Galaxy of Stars Series from Western Carolina University.
Western Carolina University’s voice and musical theatre faculty and advanced students will present two vocal recitals, including solos, duets and other ensembles, Sunday, Sept. 14, and Tuesday, Sept. 16.
Western Carolina University will present the opera “The Barber of Seville,” produced by the Asheville Lyric Opera, at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 22, in the main performance hall of the Fine and Performing Arts Center on Western’s campus.
Tickets are still available for the University Players production of the Broadway musical “Guys and Dolls,” showing at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Friday and Saturday, Feb. 21-23, and 3 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 24, in the performance hall of the Fine and Performing Arts Center on the campus of Western Carolina University.
Auditions are under way as Western Carolina University offers an opportunity for young artists to experience the art and craft of musical theatre performance with Broadway stars Terrence Mann and Charlotte D’Amboise this summer during the Triple Arts Broadway Series.
Western Carolina University is ready to raise the curtain on its 2007-08 theatre season as the University Players hit the stage with three full-length selections—“The Nerd,” “Lucky Stiff” and “Guys and Dolls”—as well as a Festival of One Acts.
The intensive, weeklong performing arts workshop for high school and college students ages 16 to 22 interested in learning the art and craft of musical theatre performance concludes Sunday, Aug. 5, with a free 2 p.m. public performance in Western’s Fine and Performing Arts Center.