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]

November 2017

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

Purchase Tickets Here

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

Purchase Tickets Here

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

Purchase Tickets Here

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

Purchase Tickets Here

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

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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

 

January 2018

 

Cornel West

Date(s)

January 12

Event: Civility in Modern Times: An Evening with Cornel West

Scholar. Author. Philosopher. Activist.

Keeping Martin Luther King Jr.’s legacy of love and justice alive through contemplation and conversation.

Friday, January 12
7:00 p.m

Location: Val A. Browning Center for the Performing Arts

Cost: $10-$25/Regular | $6/Students

Purchase Tickets Here

Juried Student Art Exhibit

Date(s)

January 19 - February 10

Event: Annual Juried Student Art Exhibit

All Weber State University students, regardless of their field of study, are invited to submit art. A guest juror selects works to be showcased in this popular exhibition.

Show runs January 19 - February 10

Opening Reception & Awards Ceremony: Friday, January 19
7:00 p.m

Location: Kimball Visual Arts Center Shaw Gallery

Cost: Free and open to the public

WSU Gospel Music Festival

Date(s)

January 19 - February 10

Event: 18th Annual Weber State University Gospel Music Festival

Music that inspires hope and humanity.

Friday, January 19
7:30 p.m

Location: Val A. Browning Center for the Performing Arts

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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