Arts & Humanities

The Arts and U

The Utah Philharmonia presents the “Haunted Orchestra,” UMFA unveils four loans from major national collections and the Department of Theatre hosts the first statewide Intimacy Directing Workshop.


$5 ‘Dirty Rotten Scoundrels’ student rush tickets

For the first time, Pioneer Theatre Company is offering $5 student rush tickets for a staged concert, “Dirty Rotten Scoundrels.”


Artist and designer Maya Lin to speak at U

The Obert C. and Grace A. Tanner Humanities Center presents the 2019 Tanner Lecture on Human Values on Nov. 20.


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Enhance classroom teaching through class visits to the museum galleries and explore visual art objects in ways that illuminate course themes.


The Arts and U

The complete cast, including visiting cast with Broadway credentials and returning local actors, has been announced for Pioneer Theatre Company’s concert production of “Dirty Rotten Scoundrels.”


Rare books help illuminate an award-winning master’s thesis

Lyuba Basin, rare books curator, has been selected to represent the U in the Western Association of Graduate Schools ProQuest competition.


MAT-FA program No.11 for best online Masters of Education Program in the nation

The criteria for thebestschools.org includes the reputation of the school and its faculty, its dedication to a broad liberal arts education, its accreditation, and its overall academic caliber compared to other institutions of the same type within the same state.


The Arts and U

School of Dance pushes boundaries with fall performance, “Power Couples” symposium at UMFA, and “Cagney,” the highly-anticipated musical, runs through Oct. 5 at Pioneer Theatre Company.


‘Power Couples’ symposium

The first exhibition of its kind is devoted to a comprehensive look at pendants and the artistic strategies at play in such works.


The Arts and U

National Geographic live, a concert and masterclass with American composer Anna Weesner, the first Jazz at the Café of the year and a “survival-of-the-fittest” production of “Macbeth.”