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    Meadows Prize Winner Introduces a Movement Through Performance

      Scene from the Jawole Zollar Dance Workshop in the Taubman Atrium (Photo by Kim Leeson) In 2014, the Meadows School of the Arts announced the recipient of its fifth annual Meadows Prize arts residency – choreographer Jawole (pronounced JAH-woe-lay) Willa Jo Zollar, the founder and artistic director of New York-based dance company Urban Bush Women (UBW). In February of 2015, Zollar brought her dance group to Meadows for an introduction. In one FACE (First Year-Arts Community Experience) class, The Urban Bush Women performed an interpretive introduction that is simply riveting.  […]

    February 3, 2015|Ignite Arts Dallas|

    Two Minutes with SMU Meadows Dean Sam Holland

    Samuel S. Holland, an internationally renowned music educator and outstanding arts administrator, was recently named dean of Meadows School of the Arts at SMU. He also holds the school’s Algur H. Meadows Chair. Holland has provided strong leadership to the Meadows School in both teaching and administrative roles for more than 20 years. We sat down with Dean Holland for a Twitter-sized chat on the subject of his favorite musician, his dream piano, and the wonderful wisdom of The Big Lebowski. […]

    January 14, 2015|Music|
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