Lindquist College of Arts & Humanities 2017-2018 Events Calendar

Weber State University's Telitha E. Lindquist College of Arts & Humanities is comprised of five departments: Communication, English, Foreign Languages, Visual Art & Design, and Performing Arts. Whenever possible, we have included events for all departments and their supporting programs. If you would like to submit an event, please contact Christie Denniston, Director of Marketing and PR for the Lindquist College at cdenniston@weber.edu.

Fall 2017-18 Calendar of Events [please check back for updates]

September 2017

Ecstatic Solitudes [Visual Art & Design]

Date(s)

September 1- Nov. 11

Event: Ecstatic Solitudes Exhibition by Isabel Rocamora British-Spanish artist and filmmaker

2017 Hurst Artist in Residence

Opening Reception Sept. 1 at 7 p.m.

Location: Kimball Visual Arts Center Mary Elizabeth Dee Shaw Gallery

Cost: Free 

Scholarship Benefit: Weber State Faculty in Concert

Date(s)

September 22

Event: Scholarship Benefit: Weber State Faculty in Concert

Friday, September 22
7:30 p.m.

Location: Val A. Browning Center for the Performing Arts, Garrison Choral Room (136) at 7:30 p.m.

Cost: Donations Requested

October 2017

Theatre Presents: We Foxes

Date(s)

October 6-7, 10-14

Event: Weber State University Department of Performing Arts Presents:

We Foxes - A Southern Gothic Musical Thriller 
Written by Ryan Scott Oliver
Directed by Cody Walker

A tough, ill-mannered orphan. A dark secret. Murderous manipulation in small-town Missouri, 1945. This Southern Gothic musical thriller is ultimately a tale of salvation.

Mature content warning: suitable for ages 16 & older

October 6-7, 10-14
7:30 p.m. | Matinee: Oct. 14 at 2 p.m.

Location: Val A. Browning Center for the Performing Arts

Cost: $13/Regular | $11/Students, Seniors, Military

Weber State University Symphony Orchestra

Date(s)

October 8

Event: Weber State University Symphony Orchestra with guest artist Rahim AlHaj

Virtuoso oud player, composer and political refugee Rahim AlHaj deftly combines traditional Iraqi maqams with contemporary stylings. His music speaks to the
heart in the universal language of compassion.

Sunday, October 8
7:30 p.m.

Location: Val A. Browning Center for the Performing Arts

Cost: $7/Regular | $6/Students, Seniors, Military

Weber State University Jazz Ensemble

Date(s)

October 24

Event: Weber State University Jazz Ensemble

A tribute to the great jazz singers Ella Fitzgerald and Frank Sinatra, collaboration between WSU Jazz, String Orchestra, and vocal areas.

Tuesday, October 24
7:30 p.m.

Location: Val A. Browning Center for the Performing Arts

Cost: $7/Regular | $6/Students, Seniors, Military

Haunted Melodies

Date(s)

October 27-28

Event: Haunted Melodies: An Evening of American and British Gothic Opera

Spooky houses, vengeful ghosts, disturbed children and demonic barbers make for an evening of musical thrills and chills. Enjoy terrifying tunes from opera’s and Broadway’s creepiest classics.

October 27-28
7:30 p.m.

Location: Val A. Browning Center for the Performing Arts

Cost: $7/Regular | $6/Students, Seniors, Military

November 2017

Weber State University Chamber Orchestra Concert

Date(s)

November 3

Event: The Weber State University Chamber Orchestra will performing at one of Ogden's beloved musical venues, St. Joseph's Catholic Church.

The concert will feature a selection of pieces particularly meaningful for this dynamic venue.

Friday, November 3
7:30 p.m.

Location: St. Joseph's Catholic Church

Cost: $7/Regular | $6/Students, Seniors, Military

Familiarte / Snow Days

Date(s)

November 4

Event: Snow Days @ the Shaw Gallery

Familiarte is a free bilingual, community program designed for Ogden are families and children of all ages!  Participants tour the Shaw  Gallery and make fun works of art from 10 a.m. to noon on the first Saturday of November, December, February , and March.

Saturday, November 4
10 a.m. - noon

Parking is FREE and available next to the Kimball Visual Arts Building in lot A10

Location: Kimball Visual Arts Building, 1st Floor Lobby

Cost: Free

Weber State University Fall Band Concert

Date(s)

November 7

Event: Weber State University Fall Band Concert

Tuesday, November 7
7:30 p.m.

Location: Val A. Browning Center for the Performing Arts

Cost: $7/Regular | $6/Students, Seniors, Military

Theatre Presents: Where Words Once Were

Date(s)

November 10-11, 14-18

Event: Weber State University Department of Performing Arts Presents:

Where Words Once Were 
Written by Finegan Kruckemeyer
Directed by Tracy Callahan

Imagine a world where only 1000 words are allowed. All other words are forbidden. “Old” words, like beautiful, are replaced with calculated words, like photosubmissionization. Intended for audiences of all ages, this thought-provoking, new play explores the often overlooked beauty and power of words.

Suitable for ages 8 & older

November 10-11, 14-18
7:30 p.m. | Matinee: Nov. 18 at 2 p.m.

WSU Student Night Nov. 14 & 15
FREE Admission with valid Wildcard presented at box office

American Sign Language interpretation provided Nov. 11.

Location: Val A. Browning Center for the Performing Arts

Cost: $13/Regular | $11/Students, Seniors, Military

Weber State University Symphony Orchestra Plays Movie Music

Date(s)

November 11

Event: Weber State University Symphony Orchestra Plays Movie Music

Star Trek, Psycho, Raiders of the Lost Ark, Harry Potter and Jaws. None of these films would have the same profound effect on us without their iconic musical scores. Come experience the magic of movie melodies!

Saturday, November 11
7:30 p.m

Location: Val A. Browning Center for the Performing Arts

Cost: $7/Regular | $6/Students, Seniors, Military

Up Close

Date(s)

November 16-18

Event: Orchesis Dance Theatre Presents: Up Close

Innovative student and faculty choreography—including a work performed by aerialists suspended from the catwalk—presented up close and
personal in the intimate Eccles Theater.

November 16-18
7:30 p.m. | Matinee: Nov. 18 at 2 p.m.

Location: Val A. Browning Center for the Performing Arts, Eccles Theater

Cost: $12/Regular | $10/Students, Seniors, Military

Weber State University Classical Guitar Ensemble

Date(s)

November 27

Event: Weber State University Classical Guitar Ensemble

Monday, November 27
7:30 p.m

Location: Val A. Browning Center for the Performing Arts

Cost: Free and open to the public

Weber State University Percussion Ensemble

Date(s)

November 29

Event: Weber State University Percussion Ensemble

Wednesday, November 29
7:30 p.m

Location: Val A. Browning Center for the Performing Arts

Cost: Free and open to the public

Theatre Presents: Deluge

Date(s)

November 30, December 1-2

Event: Presented by Associated Actors and Technicians (AAT) at Weber State University:

Deluge 
Written by Riley French
Directed by Patrick Kibbie

A global flood threatens the Coulter family. Will building an ark be their key to survival?

November 30 - December 2
7:30 p.m.

Location: Val A. Browning Center for the Performing Arts

Cost: $13/Regular | $11/Students, Seniors, Military

December 2017

Thesis Exhibition

Date(s)

December 1-15

Event: Weber State University Bachelor of Fine Arts Thesis Exhibition

Two weeks before graduation, visual art and design students display original works in a variety of media.

Opening Reception Friday, December 1st at 7 PM

Runs December 1-15

Location: Kimball Visual Arts Center Shaw Gallery

Cost: Free and Open to the Public

Browning String Trio

Date(s)

December 1

Event: Browning String Trio featuring: Francisco de Gálvez, Viktor Uzur and Shi-Hwa Wang

Unforgettable performances by three distinguished music professors.

Friday, December 1
7:30 p.m 

Location: Val A. Browning Center for the Performing Arts

Cost: $7/Regular | $6/Students, Seniors, Military

Familiarte / Snow Days

Date(s)

December 2

Event: Snow Days @ the Shaw Gallery

Familiarte is a free bilingual, community program designed for Ogden are families and children of all ages!  Participants tour the Shaw  Gallery and make fun works of art from 10 a.m. to noon on the first Saturday of November, December, February , and March.

Saturday, December 2
10 a.m. - noon

Parking is FREE and available next to the Kimball Visual Arts Building in lot A10

Location: Kimball Visual Arts Building, 1st Floor Lobby

Cost: Free

Holiday Concert

Date(s)

December 3

Event: Holiday Concert featuring combined Weber State University Choirs
and Symphony Orchestra

A cherished holiday tradition!

Sunay, December 3
5:30 and 8:00 p.m

Location: Saint Joseph Catholic Church | 514 24th Street, Ogden, Utah

Cost: $7/Regular | $6/Students, Seniors, Military | or $30/Family of six or fewer

Weber State University String Project & Ogden Youth Orchestra Concert

Date(s)

December 4

Event: Weber State University String Project and Ogden Youth Orchestra Concert

Monday, December 4
6:30 p.m

Location: Val A. Browning Center for the Performing Arts

Cost: Free and open to the public

Weber State University String Chamber Ensembles Concert

Date(s)

December 5

Event: Weber State University String Chamber Ensembles Concert

Tuesday, December 5
7:30 p.m

Location: Val A. Browning Center for the Performing Arts, Garrison Choral Room #136

Cost: Free and open to the public

 

Location of Performing Arts Events

Address

Austad Auditorium (Weber State University Val A. Browning Center)
3950 West Campus Dr., Ogden, UT
Allred Theater (Weber State University Val A. Browning Center)
3950 West Campus Dr., Ogden, UT
Eccles Theater (Weber State University Val A. Browning Center)
3950 West Campus Dr., Ogden, UT
Garrison Choral Room (VBC 136) (Weber State University Val A. Browning Center)
3950 West Campus Dr., Ogden, UT
St. Joseph's Catholic Church 514 24th Street, Ogden, UT
Stewart Stadium 3870 Stadium Way, Ogden, UT

Special Notes:

  • Tickets will be sold beginning one hour before curtain at the Val A. Browning Center ticket office. Please be sure to arrive early in order to avoid waiting in line.
  • Please contact Christie Denniston, Director of Marketing & PR for Lindquist College of Arts & Humanities, at cdenniston@weber.edu at least two days prior to any event to request accommodations in relation to a disability.

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