On Campus

Looking Forward: a groundbreaking


 

Groundbreaking Ceremony on Monday, Oct. 17, 2011
on Westside Campus Center
featured

The WCSU Chamber Singers (shown at right)

followed by a Celebration of the Arts at the Westside Campus Center Ballroom, WCSU Westside campus
43 Lake Ave. Extension, Danbury, Conn.

Celebration of the Arts included

* An Art Exhibit: Looking Forward
WCSU students, faculty and alumni
Curator: Darby Cardonsky

This exhibit was moved to Higgins Hall Gallery and opened 10/20  through 12/1/2011.  Click here to see list of exhibiting artists.

* Selections from Irving Berlin's I Love A Piano

* The Ballad of Sweeney Todd
Department of Theatre Arts

* Selections from Gian Carlo Menotti's The Old Maid and The Thief, WCSU Opera Ensemble

* Memories of Marie composed by Daniel O'Brien, student
WCSU Jazz Orchestra

Realizing the Vision

The School of Visual and Performing Arts (SVPA) at Western Connecticut State University is recognized as one of the region's distinctive public university programs in the arts. The SVPA brings together art, music and theatre arts for the better development and promotion of the arts disciplines. The educational and artistic experiences of students, faculty, alumni and patrons of the arts will be enhanced by the addition of a 350-seat concert hall, a 350-seat theater, an art gallery, recording studio, as well as state-of-the-art rehearsal, classroom and studio art facilities.

This school has the potential to establish Western as the region's premier center for cultural, intellectual and artistic excellence.

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