Tag Archives: Meadows School of the Arts

SMU scares up some fun during Halloween Week 2013

It’s almost Halloween – seek out some scary fun at these campus activities: • The SMU Center on Communities and Education sponsors a free screening of the 1988 Halloween classic “Beetlejuice” for Scary Movie Night at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 29 on the Clements … Continue reading

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Meadows Theatre serves up SLAVS! Oct. 23-27, 2013

For its latest Main Stage production, Meadows Theatre takes on a Pulitzer Prize winner’s darkly comic exploration of the last days of the U.S.S.R., from perestroika to its ultimate collapse. Tony Kushner’s SLAVS! Thinking About the Longstanding Problems of Virtue … Continue reading

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Calendar Highlights: Oct. 8, 2013

Brown Bag Dance: The popular Brown Bag Dance Series returns Oct. 7-11, 2013. Twice a year, Meadows Division of Dance students create and perform their own choreography in this week-long series, ranging from modern to ballet to hip-hop to jazz. Performances … Continue reading

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Former executive director of Hip-Hop Theater Festival joins SMU

SMU’s Meadows School of the Arts has appointed Clyde Valentín to develop and lead new programs that will integrate artistic practices with community engagement in Dallas and other urban centers across the country. Valentín most recently served as executive director … Continue reading

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2013 Sammons Lecture explores how JFK’s death changed media

A panel of distinguished Texas journalists, including a longtime SMU professor, will share their insights during the 14th annual Rosine Smith Sammons Lecture in Media Ethics. The program marks the 50th anniversary of the assassination of President John F. Kennedy … Continue reading

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Meadows Symphony Orchestra kicks off 2013-14 season

The 2013-14 season of the Meadows Symphony Orchestra kicks off this weekend. MSO will perform Friday, Sept. 27 at 8 p.m. in Caruth Auditorium, Owen Arts Center and Sunday, Sept. 29 at 3 p.m. at Dallas City Performance Hall. The … Continue reading

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SMU Temerlin executive-in-residence wins 2013 AIGA Fellow Award

The DFW chapter of AIGA, the nation’s largest professional design organization, has chosen an SMU professor to receive its most important commendation. Willie Baronet, visiting executive-in-residence in the University’s Temerlin Advertising Institute, Meadows School of the Arts, will receive the 2013 … Continue reading

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Provost announces names of 11 SMU Faculty in Residence

SMU Provost Paul Ludden has announced the appointment of eight new Faculty in Residence (FiRs) selected in the Spring 2013 semester. The new FiRs join the three “founding FiRs” as the first full cohort to become part of the University’s … Continue reading

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Meadows kicks off new community performance series in 2013-14

SMU’s Meadows School of the Arts is transporting its art and music into the community as part of a new “Meadows Community Series,” which will present five events in diverse venues throughout Dallas over the fall and spring semesters. The series … Continue reading

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SMU faculty member wins 2013 International Horn Competition

An SMU faculty member has won the “Olympics of Horn Playing.” Haley Hoops, assistant instructor in the University’s Meadows School of the Arts and second hornist with the Dallas Symphony Orchestra, took first prize in the 2013 International Horn Competition of America, Professional Division. The … Continue reading

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