Choral singing has a recorded history of creating beauty going back to the ancient Greeks, and holds an important place at the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith. Join the UAFS Choral Ensembles as they perform centuries-old and contemporary pieces.
Fall Original Show by Theatre@UAFS Students and Faculty, Rated 13+ Fantasy
Shakespeare Production, Rated 13+ Drama/Comedy
ALL ABOARD for this saucy and splendid production of ANYTHING GOES, winner of three 2011 Tony® Awards including Best Musical Revival and Choreography! Peppering this Cole Porter first-class comedy are memorable standards, including “I Get a Kick out of You,” “You’re the Top,” and of course, “Anything Goes.”
Under the direction of Dr. Alexandra Zacharella, the UAFS Symphonic Band performs classic wind band repertoire as well as exciting contemporary pieces. From rousing Sousa marches to inspirational symphonic hymns and most everything in between, they perform challenging music of artistic and historical significance.
The highly energetic and entertaining Jazz Band delivers top-notch performances of varied repertoire by talented student musicians at UAFS as well as world-renowned guest artists. The award-winning Jazz Catz are one of the Fort Smith area’s outstanding vocal ensembles, having performed with well-known national groups.
CAMPUS LIGHTING • NOV. 25, 2014 • STUBBLEFIELD CENTER
FREE TO THE PUBLIC
Kick off the holiday season in grand style with live performances of your favorite holiday hits by the Symphonic Band, Choral Ensembles, Jazz Catz, and special guests.
SEASON'S GREETINGS CONCERT • DEC. 1, 2014 • ARCBEST PERFORMING ARTS CENTER
JAN. 28, 2015 • ARCBEST PERFORMING ARTS CENTER
The world’s finest dancers will battle it out on stage in Dancing Pros: Live!, and the audience will choose the winner! Starring “Dancing With The Stars” pro Karina Smirnoff (head judge), and featuring Edyta Sliwinska & Chelsie Hightower, this unforgettable live dancing competition is hosted by Alan Thicke, star of the hit TV show “Growing Pains.”
For the first time together on stage, see professional dancers from “Dancing with the Stars,” “So You Think You Can Dance” and dance champions from around the world compete with one another for top prize! Watch in awe as they perform a variety of dance styles including Cha-Cha, Waltz, Tango, Swing, Freestyle Samba and the Jitterbug. Using electronic voting remotes, the audience will become part of the show and vote for their favorite couple. Unlike reality TV shows, there is no waiting until next week for results; the winning couple is announced at the end of the show!
Prepare to be dazzled by amazing caliber celebrity and professional dancers, singers from “American Idol” and “The Voice,” a glamorous set, stunning costumes, group numbers and unbelievable dance moves! From high voltage kicks to seductive strides, these famed competitors demand everyone's attention as they rival one another on the dance floor for a chance to win your vote!
The epic struggle between good and evil comes to life on stage in this all new production of the musical phenomenon, Jekyll & Hyde. Based on the classic by Robert Louis Stevenson and featuring a thrilling score of pop rock hits from multi Grammy and Tony nominated Frank Wildhorn and double Oscar and Grammy winning Leslie Bricusse, Jekyll & Hyde has mesmerized audiences the world over.
The UAFS Musical Theatre will present an evening of musical theatre and light opera, with songs from the great American songbook and some of the most enduring Broadway musicals. The young vocalists and musicians bring a high level of energy to the performance, which is certain to delight listeners of all ages.
Matchboxes, brooms, garbage cans, Zippo lighters and more fill the stage with energizing beats at STOMP, the inventive and invigorating stage show that’s dance, music and theatrical performance blended together in one electrifying rhythm.
AUDIENCES LOVE STOMP!