The University of Central Oklahoma School of Music will present one of the oldest English operas, “Dido and Aeneas,” at 7:30 p.m., April 25 – 27 and 2 p.m., April 28 at Mitchell Hall Theater located on the UCO campus.
The Academy of Contemporary Music at the University of Central Oklahoma (ACM@UCO) recently signed Moby, Grammy Award-nominated electronic singer-songwriter, as the headlining act at the fifth-annual ACM@UCO Rocks Bricktown Festival April 11.
The University of Central Oklahoma School of Music kicks off the 2013-14 Faculty Artist Concert Series with string bass instructor Michael Geib, D.M., at 7:30 p.m., Aug. 27 at the UCO Jazz Lab, 100 E. Fifth Street in Edmond.
The University of Central Oklahoma Theatre Arts Department will present the avant-garde play “bobrauschenbergamerica” at 7:30 p.m. Feb. 13-15 and 2 p.m. Feb. 16 at Mitchell Hall Theater, located on the university’s Edmond campus.
The University of Central Oklahoma Theatre Arts Department will present a production of the award winning play “The Goat or, Who is Sylvia” at 7:30 p.m., Sept. 19-21 and 2 p.m., Sept. 22 in Mitchell Hall Theater, located on campus.
The University of Central Oklahoma Theatre Arts Department will present one of William Shakespeare’s most acclaimed dark comedies “Measure for Measure” at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 31 – Nov. 2 and 2 p.m. Nov. 3 at Mitchell Hall Theater, located on campus.
The University of Central Oklahoma’s College of Liberal Arts, the Department of English and the Creative Writing program will host a free, open-to-the-public reading from author and Oklahoma City native Mary Kay Zuravleff at 7 p.m., Oct. 2 in Pegasus Theater in the Liberal Arts Building on Central’s campus as a part of the Fall 2013 Creative Writing Readers’ Series.
The University of Central Oklahoma Wind Symphony will begin this year’s season of wind symphony performances themed “Central STANDARD Time” with a concert at 7:30 p.m., Oct. 15 at Mitchell Hall Theater, located on campus.
The University of Central Oklahoma’s Broadway Tonight Series will kick off its 16th season with Liz Callaway and the Young Voices of Edmond at 7:30 p.m. Aug. 23-24 at Mitchell Hall Theater, located on campus.
The University of Central Oklahoma School of Music will present guest artist and world-renowned violinist Claude Chalhoub for two performances featuring both the UCO Symphony Orchestra and the UCO Chamber Orchestra.
Geraldine Farrar. Geraldine Farrar (February 28, 1882 – March 11, 1967) was an American soprano opera singer and film actress, noted for her beauty, acting ability, and "the intimate timbre of her voice." She had a large following among young women, who were nicknamed "Gerry-flappers". Unlike most of the famous bel canto singers of the past who sacrificed dramatic action to tonal perfection, she was more interested in the emotional than in the purely lyrical aspects of her roles.
Marian Anderson February 27, 1897 – April 8, 1993. American contralto, one of the most celebrated singers of the twentieth century. Music critic Alan Blyth said "Her voice was a rich, vibrant contralto of intrinsic beauty." performing in concert and recital in major music venues and with famous orchestras throughout the United States and Europe between 1925 and 1965.