Dr. Paul B. Beran, Chancellor

 

Stacey Jones, Associate
Vice Chancellor for Campus
and Community Events

 

 

 

SEASON PRODUCER

 

 

SEASON UNDERWRITERS

 

 

 

SEASON DIRECTORS

 

Welcome to our Thirty-Sixth Annual Season of Entertainment!

We have a great line-up again this year. We have our regular (and spectacular) UAFS student shows, like Choral, Symphonic Band, Theatre Performances and Jazz, as well as our Seasons Greetings Concert. This year, we have also scheduled four traveling productions starting in October and three shows at The Blue Lion at UAFS Downtown.

 

 

OCT. 11, 2016  •  7:30 P.M.

ARCBEST CORPORATION PERFORMING ARTS CENTER

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Choral singing has a recorded history of creating beauty going back to the ancient Greeks, and holds an important place at the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith. Join the UAFS Choral Ensembles as they perform centuries-old and contemporary pieces.

 

 

 

 

 

SHOW DETAILS COMING SOON

 

OCT. 20-22 & OCT. 24-25, 2016  •  7:30 P.M.
FEB. 23-27, 2017  •  7:30 P.M.

BREEDLOVE AUDITORIUM

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OCT. 31, 2016  •  APRIL 4, 2017  •  7:30 P.M.

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Under the direction of Dr. Alexandra Zacharella, the UAFS Symphonic Band performs classic wind band repertoire as well as exciting contemporary pieces. From rousing Sousa marches to inspirational symphonic hymns and most everything in between, they perform challenging music of artistic and historical significance.

 

 

 

 

 

SEPT. 16, 2016  •  7:30 P.M.

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A cast of eleven performers, The StepCrew includes four touring members of Ireland’s traditional music moguls, The Chieftains, and is a completely UNIQUE AND HIGH-ENERGY extravaganza of Celtic music, song, and most prominently three styles of percussive dance. 

 

 

 

 

NOV. 17, 2016  •  APRIL 20, 2017  •  7:30 P.M.

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The highly energetic and entertaining Jazz Band delivers top-notch performances of varied repertoire by talented student musicians at UAFS as well as world-renowned guest artists. The award-winning Jazz Catz are one of the Fort Smith area’s outstanding vocal ensembles, having performed with well-known national groups.

 

 

 

 

DEC. 13, 2016   •  3 P.M. and 7:30 P.M.

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MANNHEIM STEAMROLLER CHRISTMAS has been America’s favorite holiday tradition for the past 30 years! Grammy Award winner Chip Davis has created a show that features the beloved Christmas music of Mannheim Steamroller along with dazzling multimedia effects performed in an intimate setting.  

Experience the magic as the spirit of the season comes alive with the signature sound of Mannheim Steamroller.  

 

 

 

NOV. 22, 2016  •  7 P.M.  •  UAFS BELL TOWER

Free to the public

 

NOV. 29, 2016  •  7 P.M.

ARCBEST CORPORATION PERFORMING ARTS CENTER

 

Kick off the holiday season in grand style with live performances of your favorite holiday hits by the Symphonic Band, Choral Ensembles, Jazz Catz, and special guests.

 

 

 

 

FEB. 1, 2017  • 7:30 P.M.

ARCBEST PERFORMING ARTS CENTER

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The musical Pippin tells the story of a young man at a crossroads in his life. Does he follow in the footsteps of his father, one of the most powerful men in the land? Or does he strike out on his own, to find his own corner of the sky?

 

 

 

 

MAY 2, 2017  • 7:30 P.M.

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A Grand Night for Singing will present an evening of music theatre and light opera, with songs from the great American songbook and some of the most enduring Broadway musicals. The young vocalists and musicians bring a high level of energy to the performance, which is certain to delight listeners of all ages.

 

 

 

MARCH 1, 2017 • 7:30 P.M.

ARCBEST CORPORATION PERFORMING ARTS CENTER

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The quintessential backstage musical comedy classic, 42nd Street is the song-and-dance fable of Broadway with an American Dream story and includes some of the greatest songs ever written, such as “We’re In The Money,” “Lullaby of Broadway,” “Shuffle Off To Buffalo,” “Dames,” “I Only Have Eyes For You” and of course “42nd Street.”

 

 

 

 

 

UAFS Box Office is located in the Smith-Pendergraft Campus Center.

479-788-7300