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  • Sep. 3–Oct. 9University of Texas at Tyler Faculty Exhibition

    University of Texas at Tyler Faculty Exhibition

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    • Thu., Sep. 3–Fri., Oct. 9, Griffith Gallery

    Presented by the School of Art (The Gallery Series)

    Featuring work by the faculty at the University of Texas at Tyler, including artists Gary Hatcher, James Pace, Alexis Serio, Dewane Hughes and Merrie Wright. Artist reception: 6-7:30, Tuesday, September 15.

  • Sep. 10–Oct. 17SFA School of Art Annual Faculty Exhibition

    SFA School of Art Annual Faculty Exhibition

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    • Thu., Sep. 10–Sat., Oct. 17, The Cole Art Center, Ledbetter Gallery

    Presented by the School of Art (The Gallery Series)

    An exhibition featuring recent work by SFA School of Art faculty. Artist reception: 6-8 p.m., Thursday, September 10.

  • Sep. 10–Oct. 17Featured Faculty Exhibition, Shaun Roberts: Recent Work

    Featured Faculty Exhibition, Shaun Roberts: Recent Work

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    • Thu., Sep. 10–Sat., Oct. 17, The Cole Art Center, Reavley Gallery

    Presented by the School of Art (The Gallery Series)

    Artist reception: 6-8 p.m., Thursday, September 10.

  • Oct. 2First Friday Films: ‘Samsara’

    First Friday Films: ‘Samsara’

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    • Fri., Oct. 2, 7 p.m., The Cole Art Center @ The Old Opera House

    Presented by the School of Art (Special Art Events)

    No description available.

  • Oct. 5Orchestra of the Pines

    Orchestra of the Pines

    • Mon., Oct. 5, 7:30 p.m., Cole Concert Hall

    Presented by the School of Music (The Concert Series)

    Featuring:

    • Concerto in E-flat major for trumpet and orchestra by Johann Nepomuk Hummel; with Ryan Brewer, trumpet
    • Die Moldau” from Ma Vlast by Bedrich Smetana
    • Concerto Grosso, mvts. 1 and 4 by William Bolcom
    • Ethereal Quartet; Oswaldo Garza, soprano saxophone; Scott Augustine, alto saxophone; Rene Luna, tenor saxophone; Michael Chapa, baritone saxophone

    Single tickets: $8 for adult, $6 for senior, $3 for student. Purchase tickets online or by phone: 888.240.ARTS (936.468.6407).
  • Oct. 6–Oct. 10The Arabian Nights

    The Arabian Nights

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    Mary Zimmerman
    • Tue., Oct. 6–Sat., Oct. 10, 7:30 p.m., W.M. Turner Auditorium

    Presented by the School of Theatre (The Mainstage Series)

    Directed by Scott Shattuck.

    The Arabian Nights celebrates the connection between storytelling and life itself. The vast collection that gave us “Sinbad the Sailor” and “Aladdin and His Magic Lamp” is also full of stories that are surprisingly sophisticated, sexy and hilarious. They come to life on stage in a visually sumptuous production to kick off our Mainstage Series.

    Single tickets: $15 for adult, $10 for senior, $7.50 for student. Purchase tickets online or by phone: 888.240.ARTS (936.468.6407).
  • Oct. 6Kellie Lignitz-Hahn, guest clarinet recital

    Kellie Lignitz-Hahn, guest clarinet recital

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    • Tue., Oct. 6, 7:30 p.m., Cole Concert Hall

    Presented by the School of Music (The Cole Performing Arts Series)

    Dr. Lignitz-Hahn, Assistant Professor of Clarinet at Texas A&M University-Kingsville, will perform a recital with her colleague from TAMUK, Dr. Sehee Lee, piano.

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    Single tickets: $8 for adult, $6 for senior, $3 for student. Purchase tickets online or by phone: 888.240.ARTS (936.468.6407).
  • Oct. 9Swingin' Axes & Swingin' Aces

    Swingin' Axes & Swingin' Aces

    • Fri., Oct. 9, 7:30 p.m., Cole Concert Hall

    Presented by the School of Music

    No description available.

  • Oct. 13Wind Ensemble

    Wind Ensemble

    • Tue., Oct. 13, 7:30 p.m., W.M. Turner Auditorium

    Presented by the School of Music

    No description available.

  • Oct. 15–Nov. 24Ronald Nakasone: Formless Form, The Art of Sho

    Ronald Nakasone: Formless Form, The Art of Sho

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    • Thu., Oct. 15–Tue., Nov. 24, Griffith Gallery

    Presented by the School of Art (The Gallery Series)

    This exhibition features the modern expression of a traditional and highly respected East Asian art form. Opening reception 5:30-7 p.m., October 15. Artist public demonstration: 3 p.m., October 17, at the Cole Art Center.

  • Oct. 16–Oct. 17Five Women Wearing the Same Dress

    Five Women Wearing the Same Dress

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    Alan Ball
    • Fri., Oct. 16, 7:30 p.m., Downstage Theatre
    • Sat., Oct. 17:
      • 2 p.m., Downstage Theatre
      • 7:30 p.m., Downstage Theatre

    Presented by the School of Theatre (Student Productions)

    Directed by Eric Gibson.

    Single tickets: $6 for adult/senior/student. Purchase tickets online or by phone: 888.240.ARTS (936.468.6407).
  • Oct. 16Fly Guy & Other Stories

    Fly Guy & Other Stories

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    Theatreworks USA
    • Fri., Oct. 16:
      • 9:30 a.m., W.M. Turner Auditorium
      • 12:30 p.m., W.M. Turner Auditorium

    Presented by the College of Fine Arts (The Children’s Performing Arts Series (CPAS))

    Seven delightful stories come to life in this musical revue based on popular children’s books, including Fly Guy Meets Fly Girl, Diary of a Worm, Fluffy the Classroom Guinea Pig, Horace & Morris but Mostly Dolores, Kitten’s First Full Moon, Lilly’s Big Day and Paper Bag Princess. Performed by a multi-racial cast, the stories represent various issues, themes and ideas relevant to a broad and diverse audience of children. (Stories subject to change.)

    Target Grades: PreK to 5

    Tickets are $7.50 for individuals or $6 per person for groups of 20 or more. To purchase tickets, call 888.240.ARTS or 936.468.6407.
  • Oct. 19Courtney Crappell, guest piano recital

    Courtney Crappell, guest piano recital

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    • Mon., Oct. 19, 7:30 p.m., Cole Concert Hall

    Presented by the School of Music (The Cole Performing Arts Series)

    No description available.

    Single tickets: $8 for adult, $6 for senior, $3 for student. Purchase tickets online or by phone: 888.240.ARTS (936.468.6407).
  • Oct. 20Wind Symphony & Symphonic Band

    Wind Symphony & Symphonic Band

    • Tue., Oct. 20, 7:30 p.m., W.M. Turner Auditorium

    Presented by the School of Music

    No description available.

  • Oct. 22The Hot Club of San Francisco

    The Hot Club of San Francisco

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    • Thu., Oct. 22, 7:30 p.m., W.M. Turner Auditorium

    Presented by the College of Fine Arts (The University Series)

    An evening of vintage silent films accompanied by live gypsy swing will hit Turner stage when The Hot Club of San Francisco presents “Cinema Vivant,” a celebration of imagination and innovation. Like the wandering gypsy musicians of the 1930s, these artists play their guitars and fiddles while matching movements on the screen with characteristic virtuosity, passion and humor.

    Single tickets: $25 for adult, $20 for senior, $10 for student. Purchase tickets online or by phone: 888.240.ARTS (936.468.6407).
  • Oct. 23“An Introduction to the Songs and Life of Poldowski,” guest lecture recital with Soo-Ah Park, soprano and Gjergji Geqi, piano

    “An Introduction to the Songs and Life of Poldowski,” guest lecture recital with Soo-Ah Park, soprano and Gjergji Geqi, piano

    • Fri., Oct. 23, 6 p.m., Cole Concert Hall

    Presented by the School of Music

    No description available.

    Single tickets: $8 for adult, $6 for senior, $3 for student. Purchase tickets online or by phone: 888.240.ARTS (936.468.6407).
  • Oct. 24–Jan. 225 Veinticinco: Mexican-American Prints from University of Texas at San Antonio

    25 Veinticinco: Mexican-American Prints from University of Texas at San Antonio

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    • Sat., Oct. 24–Sat., Jan. 2, The Cole Art Center, Ledbetter Gallery

    Presented by the School of Art (The Gallery Series)

    Artist reception: 6-8 p.m., Saturday, October 24.

  • Oct. 24–Jan. 16The Devil You Say: Saintly and Not So Saintly in Folk Art

    The Devil You Say: Saintly and Not So Saintly in Folk Art

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    Curated by Michael T. Ricker
    • Sat., Oct. 24–Sat., Jan. 16, The Cole Art Center, Reavley Gallery

    Presented by the School of Art (The Gallery Series)

    This exhibit explores folk art and its rich cultural and religious traditions. Reception: 6-8 p.m., Saturday, October 24.

  • Oct. 24–Jan. 2“The Tenderness of Egocentrism: Drawings by Manuel Miranda”

    “The Tenderness of Egocentrism: Drawings by Manuel Miranda”

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    • Sat., Oct. 24–Sat., Jan. 2, The Cole Art Center, Reception Gallery

    Presented by the School of Art (The Gallery Series)

    This exhibition of pen and ink drawings by Manuel Miranda showcases a series of archetypal characters that are a satire of the follies of the human condition. Dancers, butterfly catchers, jugglers, performers and other eccentrics are examined as an exploration of the diversity of the human experience. Opening reception: Saturday, October 24, 6-8pm.

  • Oct. 24PEN Trio

    PEN Trio

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    • Sat., Oct. 24, 1 p.m., Cole Concert Hall

    Presented by the School of Music (The Cole Performing Arts Series)

    The PEN Trio is dedicated to expanding the traditional repertoire for reed trio, and is known for the quality and energy of their performances.The ensemble has appeared throughout the U.S. and Canada.

    Single tickets: $8 for adult, $6 for senior, $3 for student. Purchase tickets online or by phone: 888.240.ARTS (936.468.6407).
  • Oct. 27Choral Union & Women's Choir

    Choral Union & Women's Choir

    • Tue., Oct. 27, 7:30 p.m., Cole Concert Hall

    Presented by the School of Music

    No description available.

  • Oct. 29A Cappella Choir

    A Cappella Choir

    • Thu., Oct. 29, 7:30 p.m., Cole Concert Hall

    Presented by the School of Music (The Concert Series)

    No description available.

  • Oct. 30“Last Letter Home: The Songs of Lee Hoiby,” pianist Ron Petti and SFA faculty voice recital

    “Last Letter Home: The Songs of Lee Hoiby,” pianist Ron Petti and SFA faculty voice recital

    • Fri., Oct. 30, 7:30 p.m., Cole Concert Hall

    Presented by the School of Music (The Cole Performing Arts Series)

    SFA Voice Faculty and Pianist Ron Petti perform Art Songs by American composer Lee Hoiby. The featured work is a heart wrenching song "Last Letter Home" written in memory of Army Pfc. Jesse Givens.

    Single tickets: $8 for adult, $6 for senior, $3 for student. Purchase tickets online or by phone: 888.240.ARTS (936.468.6407).
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