Lindquist College of Arts & Humanities Arts/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 include 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.

 

Spotlight Event

 

Perspectives in Printmaking: An Evolving Dynamic

When: September 13 - November 9
Opening Reception: Friday, Sept. 13 from 7 - 9 p.m.
with a lecture from Hurst Artist-In-Residence Susanna Castleden at 6 p.m.
Location: Kimball Visual Arts Center, Mary Elizabeth Dee Shaw Gallery
Cost: Free and open to the public

This large-scale contemporary printmaking exhibition will include world-renowned artists: Shawn Bitters, Susanna Castleden, Sean Caulfield, Miguel Rivera, Miriam Rudolph and Annu Vertanen

 

October 2019

Fall Jazz Concert

When: Tuesday, October 29 at 7:30 p.m.
Location: Val A. Browning Center
Cost: $7 Adult  |  $6 Seniors/Military  |  $4.50 Students

This Fall concert includes Weber State University vocal and jazz combos playing a selection of big-band era hits

 

November 2019

WSU Symphony Orchestra: Movie Music

When: Saturday, November 2 at 7:30 p.m.
Location: Val A. Browning Center
Cost: $7 Adult  |  $6 Seniors/Military  |  $4.50 Students

The Weber State University Symphony Orchestra, directed by Dr. Francisco de Gálvez, will perform an exciting evening of music from movies including Harry Potter, Star Wars and more!

WSU Symphonic Band

When: Tuesday, November 5 at 7:30 p.m.
Location: Val A. Browning Center
Cost: $7 Adult  |  $6 Seniors/Military  |  $4.50 Students

The Fall concert will feature band music from the last 100 years

WSU Arts Learning Collaborative: Evenings for Educators: Ready, Set, Print... REPEAT!  

When: Thursday, November 7 at 5:30 p.m.
Location: Kimball Visual Arts Center, Mary Elizabeth Dee Shaw Gallery
Cost: Free and open to the public, registration required

In connection with the exhibition Perspectives in Printmaking: An Evolving Dynamic, we will look at how printmaking can be utilized as an effective collaborative activity in your classroom. We will explore practical printmaking techniques, materials and processes that you can use with your students - no press needed! This evening will include Shaw Gallery Director Lydia Gravis introducing the exhibition, followed by K-12 educators participating in hands-on workshops to show how the visual arts can be used to shape learning in the classroom.

Browning Presents! Dance Theatre of Harlem

When: Saturday, November 9 at 7:30 p.m.
Location: Val A. Browning Center
Cost: $5 - $30 Adults

Founded by groundbreaking dancer Arthur Mitchell in 1969 after the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King, Dance Theatre of Harlem is a ballet company of international acclaim, a leader in arts education and a testament to the triumph of the human spirit.

In collaboration with Onstage Ogden

Orchesis Dance Theatre

When: November 14-16 at 7:30 p.m.
Location: Val A. Browning Center
Cost: $13 Adults  |  $11 Seniors/Military  |  $8.25 Students

Directed by Erik Stern 

Orchesis Dance Theatre presents an evening of exploration through the medium of movement. This concert will be the choreographic debut for Assistant Professor of Dance, Joseph Blake.

 

WSU Theatre presents: The House of Edgar Allan Poe

When: November 15-16 & 20-23 at 7:30 p.m.
Matinee Nov. 23 at 2 p.m.
Location: Val A. Browning Center
Cost: $13 Adults  |  $11 Seniors/Military  |  $8.25 Students

Book and Music by Morgan Hollingsworth 
Directed by Andrew Barratt Lewis  |  Music Directed by Kenneth Plain 

This world-premiere musical is based on the poems of Edgar Allan Poe, Virginia Clemm and Frances Sargent Osgood. This performance will blend the lines between imagination and reality.

Winds and Percussion Chamber Music Concert

When: November 19 at 7:30 p.m.
Location: Val A. Browning Center
Cost: Free and open to the public

Fall concert featuring student wind and percussion chamber ensembles in a small, intimate setting

Browning String Trio

When: Friday, November 22 at 7:30 p.m.
Location: Val A. Browning Center
Cost: $7 Adult  |  $6 Seniors/Military  |  $4.50 Students

This biannual string concert features the talents of Dr. Shi-Hwa Wang (violin), Dr. Viktor Uzur (cello) and Dr. Francisco de Galvez (viola). Join the trio for an evening of passionate chamber music!

Fall 2019 BFA Thesis Exhibition

When: November 22 - December 13
Opening Reception: Friday, November 22 from 7 - 9 p.m.
Location: Kimball Visual Arts Center, Mary Elizabeth Dee Shaw Gallery
Cost: Free and open to the public

Students pursuing a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in the Weber State University Department of Visual Art & Design exhibit their capstone work in a thesis exhibition prior to graduation. The exhibition provides a valuable opportunity for students to showcase their best art and design work.

Classical Guitar Ensemble

When: Monday, November 25 at 7:30 p.m.
Location: Val A. Browning Center
Cost: Free and open to the public

Classical Guitar Ensemble featuring music from a variety of musical periods. From the Rennaissance to contemporary Brazilian music, there is something for any classical guitar fan.

WSU String Chamber Ensembles

When: Tuesday, November 26 at 7:30 p.m.
Location: Val A. Browning Center
Cost: Free and open to the public

Chamber music concert featuring WSU strings students

 

December 2019

Choir and Orchestra Holiday Concert

When: Sunday, December 1 at 5:30 and 8 p.m.
Location: Saint Joseph Church, 24th Street in Ogden
Cost: $7 Adult  |  $6 Seniors/Military  |  $4.50 Students

This holiday tradition showcases the talents of the combined Weber State University Symphony Orchestra and the Weber State University Choir

WSU String Project and Ogden Youth Orchestra Concert

When: Monday, December 2 at 6:30 p.m.
Location: Val A. Browning Center
Cost: Free and open to the public

Educational concert for children attending our preparatory program for strings and their families

WSU Percussion Ensemble

When: Thursday, December 5 at 7:30 p.m. 
Location: Val A. Browning Center
Cost: $7 Adult  |  $6 Seniors/Military  |  $4.50 Students

Featuring Weber State University percussion students

Speech Showcase

When: Thursday, December 5 from 7 - 8 p.m.
Location: Weber State University, Elizabeth Hall, Room 229
Cost: Free and open to the public

The Department of Communication presents the semi-annual Speech Showcase, an event in which the top speakers from the COMM 1020 (Public Speaking) courses present eloquent, powerful speeches on some of the most timely and important topics of the da

 

January 2020

Browning Presents! David Brooks

When: Tuesday, January 14 at 7:30 p.m.
Location: Val A. Browning Center 
Cost: $8-$50

David Brooks has covered business, crime and politics over a long career in journalism. Brooks is an op-ed columnist for the New York Times and a commentator on The PBS Newshour, NPR’s “All Things Considered,” and NBC’s Meet the Press. He is the author of five books including the New York Times bestseller, The Road to Character and his latest, The Second Mountain: The Quest for a Moral Life.

 

Austad Auditorium (Weber State University Val A. Browning Center)

Allred Theater (Weber State University Val A. Browning Center)

Eccles Theater (Weber State University Val A. Browning Center)

Garrison Choral Room (VBC 136) (Weber State University Val A. Browning Center)

St. Joseph's Catholic Church

Stewart Stadium

 

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.