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April 2016

Art and Design

Great Lakes: Image and Word
January 19 – April 1, 2016
Grand Valley State University Art Gallery, Allendale, MI
CMU Art & Design Professor Sally Rose exhibiting
Contact Sally Rose at
rose1sn@cmich.edu or
visit
www.gvsu.edu/artgallery/ for further information.

35th Annual Juried Photography Exhibition
Art Faculty Kris Sanford exhibiting and received 1st Place
January 23 – April 2, 2016
Crooked Tree Art Center, Petoskey, MI
Visit
www.crookedtree.org or
email Kris Sanford at
sanfo1k@cmich.edu for further information.

Inspiration: Foundation in Art: Theory & Education
Art Faculty John Clarke participating in this Invitational Exhibition
February 22 – April 2, 2016
Len G. Everett Gallery, Monmouth College, IL
Contact John Clarke at
clark5j@cmich.edu for further information.

Gender Chess

Art Faculty Chair Larry Burditt exhibiting

March 3 – April 3, 2016

Mildred M. Cox Gallery, Gladys W. Kemper Center for the Arts at Williams Woods, University Fulton, MO

Visit https://www.williamwoods.edu/student_life/undergraduate_student_experience/arts_culture/gallery/

or contact Larry Burditt at burdi1lg@cmich.edu for further information.

 

Invitational Photography Exhibition (Title subject to change)

Art Faculty Kris Sanford exhibiting

March 4 – April 23, 2016

Candela Books + Gallery, Richmond, VA

Visit https://candelabooks.com/gallery/exhibition/subject-to-change/ or email Kris Sanford at sanfo1k@cmich.edu for further information.


Context 2016 – Juried Photography Exhibition
Art Faculty Kris Sanford exhibiting
March 11 – April 23, 2016
Filter Space, Chicago, IL
Visit http://www.filterfestival.com/portfolio/contect-2016/ or email Kris Sanford at sanfo1k@cmich.edu for further information.


FAUX

Art Faculty John Clarke participating in this Juried Exhibition
April 1 – 30, 2016
The Center for Fine Art Photography, Ft. Collins, CO
Reception:  Friday, April 1, 2016 with printed catalogue.
Contact John Clarke at clark5j@cmich.edu for further information.

 

Southworks 2016 Juried Art Exhibition
Art & Design Chair Larry Burditt’s Gender Chess chosen for exhibit

April 1 – May 6, 2016

Onconee Cultural Arts Foundation, 34 School Street, Watkinsville, GA 30677

Contact Larry Burditt at burdi1lg@cmich.edu or visit www.oacf.com for further information.


Anila Quayym Barstow Lecture
Thursday, April 14, 2016, 7:00 p.m.
CMU Education and Human Services Building French Auditorium
Free and open to the public.
Contact the Art and Design office weekdays at 989-774-3025 for further information.

 
Eunoia:The Coming Together of Beautiful Minds
Graphic Design 2016 Bachelor of Fine 
Arts Exhibition
April 2 - April 16, 2016
University Art Gallery
Reception: Saturday, April  9, 2:00 - 4:00 p.m.

Exhibition done as part of a capstone class taught by Larry Burditt, it will feature work by  Mitchell Bona, Laura Clift, Amanda Cyrenne, Keith Ferriols, Brandon Fox, Morgan Galinski, Amy Hein,  Stephanie Husted, Lauren Jackson, Nathan Karinen, Kimberly Kelzer, Kathryn Krueger, Robert Letosky, Andrew Michaels, Nathaniel Morrison, Ryan Pierce, Rebecca Poirier, Brittany Smith, and Kellie Spanos.

Lisa Schrenk Barstow Lecture
Monday, April 18, 2016, 6:30 – 8:30 p.m.
CMU Park Library Auditorium
Free and open to the public.

Contact the Art and Design office weekdays at 989-774-3025 for further information.

 

Bachelor of Fine Arts in Art, Spring 2016 Exhibition
April 22 – May 7, 2016
CMU Art Gallery
Reception:  Saturday, April 23, 2016, 2:00 – 4:00 p.m.
Contact Art Gallery Director, Anne Gochenour at goche1as@cmich.edu for further information.

 

Department of Art & Design Spring 2016 BAA/BA/BS Exhibition
April 22 – May 7, 2016
CMU Art Gallery, Park Library Extended Hours Study & Student Gallery and third floor gallery
Reception:  Saturday, April 23, 2016, 2:00 – 4:00 p.m.
Contact Art Gallery Director, Anne Gochenour at goche1as@cmich.edu for further information.

CMU Art Gallery hours: Tuesday – Friday, 11:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Saturday 11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m., 989-774-3800.
Director, Anne Gochenour, 989-774-7457, goche1as@cmich.edu


Broadcast and Cinematic Arts

BCA 43rd Annual Awards Banquet

Friday, April 22, 2016

6:00 p.m. Social Hour, 7:00 p.m. dinner, 8:00 p.m. program

Buck’s Run Golf Resort, 1559 S Chippewa Road, Mount Pleasant, MI 48858

Tickets are $25 and can be purchased by April 15, 2016 in Broadcast and Cinematic Arts Office, Moore 340 weekdays between 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m.

Contact Michelle Kalisek at 989-774-3851 for further information.

Communication and Dramatic Arts

Marvin's Room*
Written by Scott McPherson
Directed by Lauren McConnell
Thursday – Saturday, March 31 – April 2 and April 7 – 9, 2016, 7:30 p.m.
Sunday April 3 and April 10, 2016, 2:00 p.m.
CMU Moore Hall Theatre-on-the-Side
Limited seating, so please arrive early.

Something Wicked Studio Theatre Production
Based on works of William Shakespeare
Adapted by Richard Bronson
Thursday – Saturday, April 14 – 16, 2016, 7:30 p.m.
CMU Moore Hall Theatre-on-the-Side
Limited seating, so please arrive early.


University Theatre Dance Company Concert*

Thursday – Saturday, April 21 – 23, 2016, 7:30 p.m.
Sunday, April 24, 2016, 2:00 p.m.
CMU Moore Hall Bush Theatre


DR. DENISE COLE MEMORIAL CONCERT

Saturday, April 23, 2016, 1:00 p.m.
CMU Moore Hall Townsend Kiva
Reception:  Immediately following in Townsend Kiva lobby

This concert will feature professional vocalist and recording artist, Julia Wade.   All are welcome to attend.

Denise served as a Lecturer II in the Department of Communication and Dramatic Arts and worked at CMU since 2000.  She taught TAI 170 and was known for her positive attitude and signature smile.  

 

Trap Door Improv Studio Theatre Production
Saturday, April 30, 2016, 6:00, 8:00 and 10:00 p.m.
CMU Moore Hall Platform Theatre Moore 102
Limited seating, so please arrive early.


Center for Innovation, Collaboration, and Engagement (ICE Center)

ICE Center Incubation Seminar
Topic:  Exhibit/Conference
Friday, April 22, 2016
11:00 a.m. Presentation
11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Round Table Discussion
Moore Hall 430

Open to the public. Email Johnny Sparks at spark3j@cmich.edu or Lesley Withers at withe1la@cmich.edu for further information.



Integrative Public Relations

"Digital: Is It A Strategy"
CMU PRSSA-White Pine Chapter Spring Conference

Friday, April 15, 2016, 9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
CMU University Center
Tickets:  PRSSA members $20, non-PRSSA members $25, PRSA Young Professionals $30, non-PRSA Young Professionals $35, PRSA members $40, non-PRSA members $60

Contact Jim Wojcik at wojci1jj@cmich.edu for further information.


PRSSA Spring Banquet

Saturday, April 23, 2016, 6:00 p.m.
CMU Powers Ballroom
Tickets:  PRSSA members $25, All others $30
Contact Jim Wojcik at wojci1jj@cmich.edu for further information.


Journalism Department

Journalism Awards Banquet
Friday, April 8, 2016, 6:00 p.m.
CMU Powers Ballroom
To order tickets contact the Journalism office (989) 774-3196.
General Admission Tickets $20; Student Tickets - $10


Michigan Community College Press Association Annual Conference

Saturday, April 9, 2016, 8:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
CMU Powers Hall
Contact the Journalism office at 989-774-3196 or email Jim Wojcik at wojci1jj@cmich.edu for further information.

 

Journalism Digital Discovery Summer Journalism Workshop
Registration is now open
Friday – Sunday, June 24 – 26, 2016
Contact Professor Ed Simpson at simps1e@cmich.edu to sign up and get further information.


Music Theatre

Music Theatre Scholarship Competition
Sunday, April 17, 2016, 1:00 p.m.
CMU Moore Hall Bush Theatre

Contact LaToya Lain at 989-774-2302 Mondays-Fridays between 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. or by email at lain2l@cmich.edu for further information.

 

School of Music

Concerts are in Staples Family Concert Hall unless otherwise indicated and
are free unless followed by an asterisk

Clarinet Studio Recital
Saturday, April 2, 2016, 1:00 p.m
Chamichian Recital Hall

 

Faculty Artist Jennifer Piper, flute*
Sunday, April 3, 2016, 3:00 p.m.

 

Horn Choir
Sunday, April 3, 2016, 7:30 p.m.

 

CMU Percussion Ensemble
Tuesday, April 5, 2016, 7:30 p.m.

 

Central Foundation
Thursday, April 7, 2016, 7:30 p.m.

 

Flute Studio Recital
Friday, April 8, 2016, 5:00 p.m.
Chamichian Recital Hall

 

Horn Studio Recital
Friday, April 8, 2016, 7:00 p.m.
Chamichian Recital Hall

 

Composition Recital
Saturday, April 9, 2016, 2:00 p.m.

 

Oboe Studio Recital
Sunday, April 10, 2016, 1:00 p.m.
Chamichian Recital Hall

 

Jazz Bands
Sunday, April 10, 2016
2:00 p.m., Jazz Central
5:00 p.m., Jazz Lab 1

 

Faculty Artist Casey Robards, piano*
Tuesday, April 12, 2016, 7:30 p.m.

 

Non-Major Percussion Recital
Wednesday, April 13, 2016, 7:30 p.m.

 

Showcase 2016 Concert**
Saturday, April 16, 2016
7:30 p.m. Concert, 8:30 p.m. Reception

 

Saxophone Studio Recital
Sunday, April 17, 2016, 1:00 p.m.
Chamichian Recital Hall

 

Symphonic Wind Ensemble
Tuesday, April 19, 2016, 7:30 p.m.

Wind Symphony & Symphony Band
Thursday, April 21, 2016, 7:30 p.m.

 

Saxophone Studio Recital
Sunday, April 24, 2016, 1:00 p.m.
Chamichian Recital Hall

 

Choir Concerts
Sunday, April 24, 2016
2:00 p.m. Concert Choir & Chamber Singers
5:00 p.m. Women's Chorus

 

Guitar Ensemble Recital
Sunday, April 24, 2016, 7:00 p.m.
Chamichian Recital Hall

 

Trumpet/Organ Studio Recital
Sunday, April 24, 2016, 7:30 p.m.

 

Honors Recital
Tuesday, April 26, 2016, 11:00 a.m.

 

CMU Orchestra
Tuesday, April 26, 2016, 7:30 p.m.

 

Honors Recital
Thursday, April 28, 2016, 11:00 a.m.

 

Wind Symphony Chamber & University Band
Thursday, April 28, 2016, 7:30 p.m.

Tickets can be purchased at CMU Ticket Central in the CMU Events Center, or by calling 989-774-3045.
Tickets and event details are also available online at
www.cmich.edu/ticketcentral and prior to the event at the door.





May 2016

Art and Design

Southworks 2016 Juried Art Exhibition
Art & Design Chair Larry Burditt's Gender Chess piece chosen for exhibit
April 1 – May 6, 2016
Onconee Cultural Arts Foundation, 34 School Street, Watkinsville, GA 30677
Contact Larry Burditt at burdi1lg@cmich.edu or visit www.oacf.com for further information.

 

Bachelor of Fine Arts in Art, Spring 2016 Exhibition
April 22 – May 7, 2016
CMU Art Gallery
Reception:  Saturday, April 23, 2016, 2:00 – 4:00 p.m.
Contact Art Gallery Director, Anne Gochenour at goche1as@cmich.edu for further information.

 

Department of Art & Design Spring 2016 BAA/BA/BS Exhibition
April 22 – May 7, 2016
CMU Art Gallery, Park Library Extended Hours Study & Student Gallery and third floor
Gallery
Reception:  Saturday, April 23, 2016, 2:00 – 4:00 p.m.
Contact Art Gallery Director, Anne Gochenour at goche1as@cmich.edu for further information.

 

Mount Pleasant Public Schools 2016 Exhibition
May 10 – 20, 2016
University Art Gallery Main and West Galleries
Reception:  May 10, 2016, 6:00 – 8:00 p.m.
Contact Anne Gochenour below for further information.

 

Photo London Exhibit
Art faculty Kris Sanford exhibiting
May 19 – 22, 2016
Somerset House, London, England
Contact Kris Sanford at sanfo1k@cmich.edu for further information.

 

CMU Art Gallery hours: Tuesday – Friday, 11:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Saturday 11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m., 989-774-3800.
Director, Anne Gochenour, 989-774-7457, goche1as@cmich.edu.


Communication and Dramatic Arts

2016 Communication Commencement and Awards Ceremony
Saturday, May 7, 2016
Breakfast reception beginning at 8:15 a.m., ceremony at 9:00 a.m.
CMU Moore Hall Townsend Kiva
RSVP by Monday, April 25th, 2015, by emailing Kirsten Weber at weber2km@cmich.edu or visiting the Communication and Dramatic Arts Office in Moore 333.

 

School of Music

Concerts are in Staples Family Concert Hall unless otherwise indicated and
are free unless followed by an asterisk

New Music Ensemble Concert
Sunday, May 1, 2016, 4:00 p.m.
School of Music Building Room 156

 

*Tickets can be purchased at CMU Ticket Central in the CMU Events Center, or by calling 989-774-3045.  Tickets and event details are also available online at www.cmich.edu/ticketcentral and prior to the event at the door.

 

**Special pricing – contact CMU Ticket Central or contact listed in event announcement. 

 

May be charged an additional box office service fee.