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News From Around The College

  1. A last hurrah for the Madrigal Man »


    The madrigals will sing. The jester will jest. Entertainment, fine dining and merriment will happen. But this is the last year audiences in Southwest Virginia will enjoy the labors of David Castonguay’s tenure as director of the Radford University Madrigal Dinner.

  2. New director brings high energy to Dr. Seuss’ The Cat in the Hat »


    Radford University School of Dance and Theatre presents “Dr. Seuss’ The Cat in the Hat” Dec. 5 at the Pridemore Playhouse. Prepare for an energetic show filled with lots of action by 11 actors who constantly run, jump, swing, slide, ride bikes, and do cartwheels.

  3. The Return of the Porterfield Ensemble  »


    The Porterfield Ensemble is revived by Wesley Young, professor of theatre, and is currently touring the area with a new production of "Brush Up Your Shakespeare.

  4. Fall highlights »


    Here is just a sampling of what we do at the College of Visual and Performing Arts during the semester.

  5. Students rise to the challenge of producing “The Zoo Story” »


    Radford University theatre student actors, designers and a director take the Hawes Studio Theatre stage with their interpretation of Edward Albee’s “The Zoo Story” in early November.

  6. “Finzi-Contini Giardino” – an artist explores truth and memories »


    Memories play a vital role in Eric Finzi’s “Finzi-Contini Giardino” exhibition at Radford University Art Museum in the Covington Center Nov. 5-Dec. 13.

  7. 25th Anniversary of the New Horizons Series Feature International Artists »


    Celebrating 25 years of bringing the most accomplished classical musicians to the stage, the New Horizons Series presents three concerts celebrating international collaboration featuring the Scottish piano trio Vocali3e, pianist Caroline Hong and acclaimed British pianist/recording artist Martin Jones.

  8. Radford University theatre department tackles play about body image »


    Mac McMullen portrays the doctor and Madeline Murchie-Beyma plays Wanda in The Waiting Room.

  9. Faculty adventures from the past summer »


    Summer seems like a distant memory. The current semester is in full swing as are the CVPA events. We decided to take a breather and remember those months past by catching you up with how some of our faculty spent those months.

  10. Radford University Foundation honors members of the Department of Art »


    Dr. Richard Bay abd Dr. Carlee Bradbury, Department of Art faculty members, won Radford University Foundation Awards.

CVPA News From University Relations

  1. Honors Academy names associate director »


    Associate Professor of Biology Jason Davis has been named associate director of Radford University’s Honors Academy.

  2. Curtain Up! on "The Waiting Room" »


    Friends and supporters of Radford’s Department of Theatre and Cinema gathered on Oct. 13 for Curtain Up!, an annual fundraiser that kicks off the main stage performance season.

  3. The past and present collide for Fall Fashion Show »


    Fashion design major Chyna Matheny stood next to Jessica Shaw, a design management major, in the fitting room before the Oct. 17 Fall Fashion Show. Between the two, what they wore represented what this annual event was about – alumni and current student fashions.

  4. 2015-2016 faculty-led study abroad opportunities announced by IEC »


    As an enhancement to a student’s academic experience, international study is a valuable investment with real benefits.