News and Events


  1. Kudos and Congratulations »


    Spring and summer may seem quiet on campus at Radford University, but looks are deceiving. The College of Visual and Performing Arts was extremely active with summer school, Quest, Radford University Ballet Youth’s International Summer Intensive Program and Governor’s School. And several of our professors, students and alumni sent of word of their recent achievements.

  2. Congratulations to the CVPA Class of 2016 »


    The College of visual and Performing Arts is pleased to present its 2016 spring graduates.

  3. Seniors selected for elite USITT theatre technology programs »


    Radford University Senior theatre major Kyle Gillikin sat behind a series of computers and electronic panels at the Salt Palace Convention Center in Salt Lake City, Utah. Dressed in black and wearing a headset, he was an inconspicuous part of a well-refined machine that ran an ongoing series of events at the March 2016 United States Institute for Theatre Technology, Inc. (USITT) annual conference.

  4. Student Engagement Forum to host Student Choreography Showcase »


    Dance students present the annual Student Choreography Showcase as part of the Student Engagement Forum Monday and Tuesday, April 25 and 26. The Office of Undergraduate Research and Scholarship (OURS) is the host of this campus wide week of events.

  5. Dance to perform at the Kennedy Center »


    Fifteen majors in Radford University’s Department of Dance descended on West Virginia University and landed themselves the opportunity to perform at the Kennedy Center in D.C.

  6. “Anything Goes” brings shipboard fun to Radford University »


    An adventurous cast and crew cruises into spring in Radford University’s upcoming musical comedy, “Anything Goes.” A longtime favorite of theatregoers, it carries its audience from the stage boards to the shipboards beginning March 29 in the Pridemore Playhouse.

News from University Relations

  1. Twelfth Night takes the stage »


    Nearly 13 years after first visiting the university with which he shares a name, Matt Radford returns as the guest director for Radford University's production of William Shakespeare's "Twelfth Night, or What You Will," opening on April 14.

  2. RU's Nutcracker is a study in pure collaboration »


    The magic in the "Nutcracker" ballet goes beyond the mesmerizing Tchaikovsky holiday story.

  3. Guest Artist Rachel Oliver to visit campus »


    Freelance dancer, choreographer and movement instructor Rachel Oliver will visit the Department of Dance at Radford University on Sept. 16, to offer master classes in modern dance technique as a guest artist.

  4. Margaret Devaney selected as RU College of Visual and Performing Arts dean »


    Margaret Devaney has been named the new dean of RU's College of Visual and Performing Arts following a national search.