Stacey Jones

Stacey Jones, Associate
Vice Chancellor for Campus
and Community Events

 

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Season of entertainment 39

Welcome to our Thirty-Ninth 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 September and three shows at The Blue Lion at UAFS Downtown.

 

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Theatre @ UAFS

September 26-28, 30 & October 1, 2019 • 7:30 p.m.

February 20-22 & 24-25, 2020 • 7:30 p.m.
 

BREEDLOVE AUDITORIUM

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Choral Ensembles

UAFS Choral and Symphonic Bands

October 21, 2019  •  7:30 P.M.

 

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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.

 

 

 


 

The Buddy Holly Story

Buddy, The Buddy Holly Story

April 1, 2020  •  7:30 P.M.

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Buddy tells the story of Buddy Holly through his short yet spectacular career, and features the classic songs "Peggy Sue," "That'll Be The Day," "Not Fade Away," "Oh Boy" and many more! 

 

 


 

Campus Lighting

Campus Lighting

November 25, 2019  •  5:30 P.M.

Campus Green

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Jazz Band and Jazz Catz

Jazz Band and Jazz Catz

November 19, 2019  &  April 21, 2020  •  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.

 

 

 


 

Seasons Greetings

Season's Greetings

December 3, 2019  •  7 P.M.

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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.

 

 


 

Finding Neverland

Finding Neverland

February 5, 2020 • 7:30 p.m.

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FINDING NEVERLAND tells the incredible story behind Peter Pan. Playwright J.M. Barrie struggles to find inspiration until he meets four young brothers and their beautiful widowed mother. Spellbound by the boys’ enchanting make-believe adventures, he sets out to write a play that will astound theatergoers, where nothing is impossible and the wonder of childhood lasts forever. 

 


 

Neil Berg's 50 Years of Rock & Roll

Neil Berg's 50 Years of Rock & Roll

October 3, 2019 • 7:30 p.m.

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With a cast of stars from Broadway's greatest rock musicals and rock bands, Neil shares the songs and stories behind the music that changed the World! 

 

 

 


 

 

Symphonic Band

Wind Ensemble Concert

October 29, 2019 • 7:30 p.m. and April 7, 2020 • 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.

 

 

 


 

The Color Purple

The Color Purple

November 11, 2019 • 7:30 p.m.

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THE COLOR PURPLE is the 2016 Tony Award® winner for Best Musical Revival about a young woman’s journey to love and triumph in the American South featuring a soul-raising, Grammy®-winning score of jazz, gospel, ragtime and blues. 

 

 

 


 

 

Grand Night for Singing

A Grand Night for Singing

April 28, 2020  • 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.