Students enrolled in a May “minimester” course at Western Carolina University had an opportunity to construct a sustainable earth structure using contemporary hand-building methods and to compare that process to traditional practices used by Cherokee people to build their winter homes.
An exhibition of glass sculpture, “Glass Catalyst: Littleton’s Legacy in Contemporary Sculpture,” will open with a reception from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday, June 14, at Western Carolina University’s Fine Art Museum.
Roadworks, an outreach program of Western Carolina University’s College of Fine and Performing Arts that has offered free music and theatrical events to communities throughout the region in summers past, will add an on-site art experience this year.
Performing at certain venues can be the highlight of a musical career, as if the stage itself shares a star billing, and members of Western Carolina University’s Concert Choir will get that experience this month.
Western Carolina University’s Concert Choir will perform for the last time on campus for the semester Thursday, May 3, before heading to New York City later this month for performances at St. Patrick’s Cathedral and Carnegie Hall.
Western Carolina University’s Concert Band and Symphonic Band will take the stage at the John W. Bardo Fine and Performing Arts Center at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, April 19, for their final performance of the spring semester.
Western Carolina University’s 16th annual Jazz Festival will showcase professional and student musical talent in what is widely regarded as America’s original art form on campus Saturday, April 21, at the John W. Bardo Fine and Performing Arts Center.