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Release Date: Sep 17 2014

2014–15 Penn State Laureate Susan Russell, associate professor of theatre, has created a website, dignity.psu.edu, to facilitate conversations among Penn Staters and individuals worldwide about the topic of “dignity,” which is the...

Release Date: Sep 17 2014

The Grammy Award-winning Takács Quartet performs classics by Joseph Haydn, Leoš Janáček’s and Claude Debussy at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 1, in Penn State’s Schwab Auditorium. The Center for the Performing Arts concert—part of a...

Release Date: Sep 17 2014

Canadian acrobats, accompanied by folk musicians, perform jovial yet daring stunts of agility and strength in Cirque Alfonse’s “Timber!” at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 8, in Penn State’s Eisenhower Auditorium. Inspired by the...

Release Date: Sep 17 2014

Violinist Regina Carter and her band perform music from “Southern Comfort,” her acclaimed 2014 album that offers a contemporary take on traditional music, at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 25, in Schwab Auditorium. “On Southern Comfort...

Release Date: Sep 16 2014

The Penn State School of Music has announced the creation of a new option within its bachelor of arts degree program: bachelor of arts-music technology. This new degree option is available to current students as well as to those pursuing acceptance...

Release Date: Sep 16 2014

Penn State Centre Stage’s production of Blood at the Root, which toured to South Africa and the Edinburgh Festival Fringe this summer, won the highly coveted Holden Street Theatres Edinburgh Fringe Award and will be performed at the Adelaide (...

Release Date: Sep 16 2014

Penn State’s Institute for the Arts and Humanities has received a $260,000 grant from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation for a two-year project, “The Boundaries of the Human in the Age of the Life Sciences.” The project will support a...

Release Date: Sep 16 2014

Artist, author, educator and activist Judy Chicago has one more milestone to add to her celebratory year as she turned 75 in 2014. Penn State, which acquired her art education archives in 2011, announced the creation of the Judy Chicago...

Release Date: Sep 12 2014

Tuesday, September 9, 2014 6 pm, 112 Borland “Francisco Goya y Lucientes: Old Myths, Recent Research and New Questions” A Lecture by Dr. Janis Tomlinson Director, University Museums & Professor of Art History, University of Delaware...

Release Date: Sep 11 2014

Penn State Centre Stage will present six powerhouse productions in its 2014–15 mainstage season.   The season opens with Theresa Rebeck’s O Beautiful, October 7–18, in the Playhouse Theatre. Directed by Dan Carter, O...

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