Saturday, January 9, 2010

Marriage Comes To Mershon

OSU Opera and the Department of Theatre inform Mozart's The Marriage of Figaro Friday, May 29 and Saturday, May 30 at 8 pm in Mershon Auditorium. Set in an arts hall in the late 20th century, this updated version of a unchanged love news will be sung in European with arts surtitles. Discount ticket prices for students, senior citizens, OSU faculty and staff (with ID). Above, students Amedee Moore and David Wilson rehearse.

Notable News

Ohio choreographers are invited to submit works for a new send that's a partnership of the port Arts Council, OSU Department of Dance and OhioDance. The send involves the utilization and performance of a site-specific outdoor contemporary dance work. A chosen choreographer will create the work, using the port Arts Council grounds, a grassy sloping location with a rolling hill descending to the Scioto River. For more information contact Jane D'Angelo at or encounter the invitaiton for humbleness here (scroll down to Sept events).

The Arts Initiative's offices present a newborn exhibition May 29-June 19 -- One Year in a Lifetime: A Celebration of First Grade. OSU aluminium Cavin Bodouin, prototypal evaluate teacher at New Albany Elementary presents large-scale murals created by his 23 students as they explored a wide difference of subject concern throughout their prototypal evaluate year. Opening reception is Friday, May 29, 5-7 pm.

Ohio State's popular Percussion Ensemble Pops Concert takes place on the Oval on Tuesday, May 26, at 6:30 pm. Bring a lawn lead or bedding to this free exterior concert and enjoy the School of Music's Mallet Ensemble with music from the Ragtime epoch and the metallic age of the xylophone.