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FALL 2014


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FILM STUDIES

Indie Spirit Awards Film Festival  |  Oct 17 - 19
We welcome The International Indie Spirit Awards Film Festival to UCCS, our university community and the Colorado Springs community at large! The closing day will be held on campus.

Martin Jankowsky  |  Oct 21 - 23
German writer and poet Martin Jankowsky will provide a unique insight into the opposition movement during the 1980 fall of the Berlin Wall.

Four Corners Conference "New Borders in the 21st Century"  |  Oct 24, 25
The Four Corners Conference "New Borders in the 21st Century" is being held at UCCS for the first time.  Conference sessions, poetry readings and film screenings.

Charles Busch  |  Oct 26, 27
Actor, playwright, novelist, screenwriter, director, and drag legend Charles Busch will explore the frontiers of gender and art in a variety of presentations, performances, screenings and workshops.We will be screening his film Die Mommie Die Sunday, Oct 26.

Andrei Zvyagintsev  |  Oct 29
Russian filmmaker Andrei Zvyagintsev will screen and discuss his Cannes Award-Winning Film (Best Screenplay) of 2014 Leviathan


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GALLERIES OF CONTEMPORARY ART 

GOCA 121 (Downtown Gallery)
Wendy Mike  |  Embody: Offerings of Dimensional Soul
Jul 17 - Nov 7, 2014

36 Views of Pikes Peak 
Jul 11 - Sept 13, 2014  

 
GOCA 1420 (Campus Gallery)
We Are You Project International

Sept 5 - Oct 11, 2014

For more information on current and future exhibitions and events at GOCA, click HERE.

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MUSIC

William Malone, saxophone
Oct 3  |  Centennial Hall Auditorium  |  7:30pm

PeakFreQuency and the Heller Center for Arts & Humanities present:
The Bottesini Project
Oct 4  |  Heller Center for Arts & Humanities  |  7:30pm


Peak FreQuency: Eric Vloeimans "Oliver's Cinema"
Eric Vloeimans, trumpet

Tuur Florizoone, accordion
Jörg Brinkmann, cello
Oct 17  |  Centennial Hall Auditorium  |  7:00pm

PeakFreQuency and the Heller Center for Arts & Humanities present:
The Jazz Orchestra of the Springs
Oct 23  |  Heller Center for Arts & Humanities  |  7:30pm

Dans les Arbres Telematic Concert, Ensemble Peak FreQuency (UCCS)
and the University of Alabama Dept. of Interdisciplinary Arts and School of Music 
Nov 5  |  Berger Hall  |  7:30pm 

Music Faculty Showcase
Nov 13  |  Centennial Hall Auditorium   |  7:30pm


MUS 1310: University Choir 
Directed by Vicki Burrichter

Nov 20  |  Centennial Hall Auditorium   |  7:30pm 

MUS 2150: Computer Music Showcase
Directed by Curt Smith

Nov 21  |  Centennial Hall Auditorium   |  7:30pm 

MUS 2310: VAPA Vocal Ensemble
Directed by Solveig Olsen

Nov 22  |  Centennial Hall Auditorium  |  7:30pm

MUS 2400: Chamber Music Orchestra
Directed by Martha Morrison

Dec 4  |  Centennial Hall Auditorium  |  7:30pm

First Fridays Seminar
Student Presentations
Dec 5 |  University Hall 168  |  12:15pm

MUS 1500: Olsen Vocal Studio Performances
Directed by Solveig Olsen
Dec 5  |  Centennial Hall Auditorium  |  7:30pm

MUS 2300, MUS/DNCE 4900: Electro-Acoustic Ensemble & Dance Fall Concert
Directed by SGlen Whitehead & Tiffany Tinsley-Weeks
Dec 6  |  Upper Lodge  |  7:30pm

MUS 2250: Jazz Ensemble / MUS 2350: Mountain Lion Band
Directed by Mark Israel & Sondra Bell
Dec 11  |  Centennial Hall Auditorium  |  7:30pm

Music Student Performer Showcase
Dec 13  |  Centennial Hall Auditorium   |  7:30pm
All events open to the public. To view the Fall 2014 Concert Series calendar, click HERE.


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THEATRE

OSBORNE STUDIO  |  2014 - 2015 STUDENT THEATRE SEASOON
Cloud 9
By Caryl Churchill
(directed by D Kitchen)
Sept 26 - Oct 5 | Osborne Studio Theater

Rosencrantz and Gildenstern are Dead
by Tom Stoppard 

(directed by Melanie Ware)
Nov 7 - 16 | Osborne Studio Theater

Love's Fire: A Collection of One Acts
(directed by Bob Rais)
Dec 10 - 14 | Osborne Studio Theater

The Acid Test
by Anya Reiss
(directed by Stephanie Schlis)
Feb 13 - 22 | Osborne Studio Theater

The Shadow
by Evegny Shvarts
(directed by Kevin Landis)
Mar 5 - 15 | Osborne Studio Theater

Antigone
by Sophocles
(directed by Erica Erikson)
Apr 24 - May 3 | Osborne Studio Theater


Osborne Studio Theatre
University Hall
3955 Cragmoor Drive 
UCCS Theatre Facebook Page


PROLOGUE LECTURES & WORKSHOPS  |  2014 - 2015 SEASON
Auditioning Roundtable
Aug 2  |  Rock Ledge Ranch  |  6pm

Thomas Andrews

Sept 14  |  Dusty Loo Bon Vivant Theatre  |  2:30pm

Charles Busch
Oct 26  |  Dusty Loo Bon Vivant Theatre  |  2:30pm

Clancy Martin
Dec 7  |  Dusty Loo Bon Vivant Theatre  |  7:30pm

Lisa D'Amor
Jan 25  |  Dusty Loo Bon Vivant Theatre  |  2:30pm 

Suzanne MacAulay
Mar 8  |  Dusty Loo Bon Vivant Theatre  |  2:30pm

Murray Ross & Kevin Landis
Mar 22  |  Dusty Loo Bon Vivant Theatre  |  2:30pm

Bill Lepp
Apr 26 |  Dusty Loo Bon Vivant Theatre  |  2:30pm 

For more information on Prologue Lectures & Workshops, click HERE.


THEATREWORKS  |  FALL 2014
Ludlow, 1914
created by Brian Freeland and LIDA Project
(directed by Brian Freeland)
Sept 11 - 28

Psycho Beach Party
by Charles Busch
(directed by Kevin Landis)
Oct 23 - Nov 9

Hit the Lights
with Charles Busch
Oct 27 & 28 

The Lying Kind
by Anthony Neilson
(directed by Geoffrey Kent)
Dec 4 - 21

The Dusty Loo Bon Vivant Theatre/THEATREWORKS 
www.theatreworksCS.org
1420 Austin Bluffs Parkway
For tickets and prices, call (719) 255-3232.

UCCS Students are admitted free to Osborne Studio and THEATREWORKS productions with valid ID. All events are open to the public. UCCS campus event parking is free and available in Lot 4. A map of campus buildings and lots is available here.


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VISUAL ART