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Theatre and Dance Archive

FADE, a dance showcase for all ages, to be presented Nov. 18-21

BOONE—The Appalachian State University Department of Theatre and Dance presents FADE, the 2015 Fall Appalachian Dance Ensemble, in Valborg Theatre Nov.18-21 at 7:30 p.m. This is the final dance production of the semester.

Venue change for “English Without Effort,” a combination of two Eugene Ionesco plays, presented Nov. 6-10

BOONE—Appalachian State University’s Department of Theatre and Dance presents a double-bill of plays titled “English Without Effort: An Evening of Ionesco Comedy” in Valborg Theatre on campus Nov. 6-10. The performances previously had been scheduled in I.G. Greer Studio Theatre. These laugh-out-loud comedies will be performed at 7:30 p.m. on Nov. 6, 7, 9 and 10 with 2 p.m. matinees on Nov. 7 and 8.

Whiskytree founder talks about design, creativity

BOONE—From his time as a production assistant at Lucasfilm’s Industrial Light & Magic to owning his own visual effects company, Jonathan Harb says it’s the basics he learned in high school and college that are tools of his success.

NC Dance Festival celebrates 25th anniversary with local performance Oct. 23-24 2015 tour dedicated to late founder Jan Van Dyke

BOONE – Appalachian State University’s Department of Theatre and Dance will host the North Carolina Dance Festival (NCDF) as it returns to Boone on its 2015 statewide tour. NCDF will be presented in the Valborg Theatre for two performances at 7:30 p.m. on Oct. 23 and 24.

Award-winning Kander and Ebb musical “Chicago” opens this weekend

BOONE—The Appalachian Musical Theatre Ensemble presents the multi-award winning musical “Chicago,” by the legendary duo of John Kander and Fred Ebb. There will be only two performances of this production: the first at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 10, with a 2 p.m. matinee on Sunday, Oct. 11 in the Blue Ridge Ballroom of Plemmons Student Union on the Appalachian State University campus.

“An Enemy of the People” to be presented Sept. 30-Oct. 4

BOONE—Appalachian State University’s Department of Theatre and Dance presents “An Enemy of the People,” playwright Henrik Ibsen’s 1882 masterpiece about an eco-conscious doctor who uncovers a controversial secret. Under the direction of Dr. Kin-Yan Szeto, this timely play will be performed in the Valborg Theatre on the Appalachian campus from Sept. 30- Oct. 3 at 7:30 p.m. with a 2 p.m. matinee performance on Oct. 4.

The First Year Showcase to be presented Sept. 24-27

BOONE—Appalachian State University’s Department of Theatre and Dance will present The First Year Showcase, an exclusive first look at up-and-coming talent at Appalachian. This showcase is family friendly and intended for all audiences. It will be presented on campus in the intimate I.G. Greer Studio Theater on Sept. 24 – 26 at 7:30 p.m., with a matinee performance on Sept. 27 at 2 p.m.

Ballet, jazz, samba and swing are part of the Summer Dance Series at Appalachian

BOONE—The Summer Dance Series at Appalachian State University begins June 2 with African dance taught by Sherone Price. The series, which runs through June 25, is sponsored by the Department of Theatre and Dance.

Summer dance series begins June 2 at Appalachian

BOONE—The Summer Dance Series sponsored by the Department of Theatre and Dance begins June 2 at Appalachian State University.