The annual festival of the fine arts featuring the creative works from the
Fine Arts and Communication Department,
the English and
Creative Writing Program.

Note:  The events listed here supercede the printed poster, flyer and press release.  Please check here periodically any updates to the calendar.  Additional general information is listed at the bottom of this page.
Thank you for your interest and support of the fine arts!
 

SMSU Press Release

On-Going Events

April 6 - April 14, Art Faculty Show, Whipple Gallery, BA 291

April 17 - 28, Art Major Senior Exhibition, Whipple Gallery, BA 291

 

Tuesday, March 28
Forensics Showcase, Charter Hall 217, Noon - 1 p.m.
Whipple Scholarship Reception, Whipple Gallery, BA 291, Noon - 1:15 p.m.
Jazz Ensemble with Rob Dixon, guest saophonist, also featuring the Marshall High School Jazz Band, Fine Arts Theatre, 7:30 - 9 p.m.

Wednesday, April 5
Music Student Recital, William Whipple Gallery, Bellows Academic 291, 1:30 - 2:20 p.m.
Marshall Area Storytelling (MAST) and Theatre Program present This is Fine: A Live Storytelling Show, Black Box Theatre, FA 112, 6 - 8 p.m.

Thursday, April 6
Men's Glee Club and Bella Voce, "Eastern Pictures," First Lutheran Church, 7:30 - 8:30 p.m.

Friday, April 7
Micah Bloom, Alumni Artist Presentation, Charter Hall 201, Noon - 1 p.m.

Saturday, April 8
Thomas Knudson and Emilie Baartman Senior Showcase, Black Box Theatre, Fine Arts 112, 2 - 3 p.m.
Spring Sing, First Lutheran, 2 - 4 p.m.

Monday, April 10
Marianne and Jim Zarzana Duo Reading, William Whipple Gallery, BA 291, 12:30 - 1:30 p.m.
Creative Writing and Forensics Spoken Word Workshop, Bellows Academic 235, 6 - 8 p.m.
Symphonic Chamber Winds Concert, Fine Arts Theatre, 7:30 - 8:30 p.m.

Tuesday, April 11
Theatre Program in conjunction with National Library Week present "Putting it Together: Viewing the Arts Through the Theatrical Lens," William Whipple Gallery, BA 291, Noon - 1:15 p.m. with a second presentation at Marshall-Lyon County Library, 6:30 - 7:45 p.m.

Wednesday, April 12
Music Student Recital, Fine Arts Theatre, 1:30 - 2:20 p.m.

Thursday, April 13
Forensics Presentation as part of National Library Week, William Whipple Gallery, Noon - 1:15 p.m.
SMSU Mustang Ovations: A Salute to Academic Success, Distinctiveness, and Meaningful Engagement, Conference Center Upper Level, 5 - 7 p.m.

Saturday, April 15
Madalyn Sagedahl, Senior Music Recital, Black Box Theatre, Fine Arts 112, 2 - 4 p.m.

Monday, April 17
A Reading with Anthony Neil Smith, Charter Hall 217, 2:30 - 3:30 p.m.
Communication Studies Senior Presentations, Charter Hall 219, 3 - 5:20 p.m.
Creative Writing and Forensics Spoken Word Workshop, Bellows Academic 235, 6 - 8 p.m.
Jazz Ensemble, Fine Arts Theatre, 7:30 - 8:30 p.m.

Wednesday, April 19
Music Student Recital, Fine Arts Theatre, 1:30 - 2:20 pm.
Perceptions Reading, William Whipple Gallery, Bellows Academic 291, Noon - 1 p.m.
Why Writing Works: Disciplinary Approaches to Composing Texts, Whipple Gallery, BA 291, 3:30 - 5 p.m.

Thursday, April 20
Theatre Program/Marshall High School production of Into the Woods, SCCPA, 7:30 - 10 p.m., Admission

Friday, April 21
Theatre Program/Marshall High School production of Into the Woods, SCCPA, 7:30 - 10 p.m., Admission

Saturday, April 22
Art Major Senior Exhibition, Opening Reception, Whipple Gallery, BA 291, 2 - 4 p.m.
Creative Writing and Forensics Earth Day Poetry Performance, Charter Hall 201, 7 - 8:30 p.m.
SMSU/Community Band with special guest ensemble 34th Infantry Division Red Bull Band, Fine Arts Theatre, 7:30 - 9:30 p.m.
Theatre Program/Marshall High School production of Into the Woods, SCCPA, 7:30 - 10 p.m.

Monday, April 24
Senior Art Reviews, Whipple Gallery, BA 291, Noon - 12:45 p.m.
Communication Studies Senior Presentations, Charter Hall 219, 3 - 5:20 p.m.
Fashion Runway, Theatre Lobby, Fine Arts 2nd Floor, 6:30 - 7:30 p.m.

Tuesday, April 25
Southwest Minnesota Orchestra Annual Children's Concert, SCCPA, 10 a.m. and 1 p.m., Admission
Susan McLean Reading, Whipple Gallery, BA 291, 3 - 4 p.m.

Wednesday, April 26
Music Student Recital, William Whipple Gallery, BA 291, 1:30 - 2:20 p.m.
Student Academy Awards, Black Box Theatre, 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.

Thursday, April 27
SMSU Chorale with guest ensemble Tracy Area High School Choir, First Lutheran Church, 7:30 - 9 p.m.

Friday, April 28
Dinner Theatre for Into the Woods, Individualized Learning 117, 5:45 - 6:15 p.m., Advance Reservations required.
Theatre Program/Marshall High School production of Into the Woods, Fine Arts Theatre, 7:30 - 10 p.m., Admission

Saturday, April 29
Phil Dacey and Leo Dangel Tribute Reading, Conference Center Upper Level, 7 - 8:30 p.m.
Theatre Program/Marshall High School production of Into the Woods, Fine Arts Theatre, 2 - 4:30 p.m., Admission

Sunday, April 30
Theatre Program/Marshall High School production of Into the Woods, Fine Arts Theatre, 4 - 6:30 p.m., Admission

 

General Information
All events are free and open to the public unless noted.  For more information, call the Fine Arts and Communication department at (507) 537-7103, or email Diana.Holmes@smsu.edu.

Tune in to Marshall Radio for weather-related announcements.

ADA/Section 504:  Individuals with a disability who need a reasonable accommodation to participate, please call the SMSU Office of Communications & Marketing at 1-800-642-0684, or the Minnesota Relay Service at 1-800-627-3529.  Please allow 5-7 days advance notice to schedule the accommodation. 

Directions / Event Locations / Parking
Generally, parking is available without a permit anywhere on campus after 4:30 p.m., except in specified parking areas.  If you are visiting the campus during the day for a fine arts event, call the department office, or Security at (507) 537-7252, for parking updates.  We will coordinate free parking for events upon request.

To find event locations, or an adjacent parking lot, visit our interactive Campus Map.  Scroll down on the Campus Map to check the areas you wish to locate on campus.

 

 

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