Friday, April 12, 2019

Warsaw to Paris Classical Music Concert by Timeless Concerts at the Arlington Museum of Art

Saturday, April 27 at 8:00 pm, Timeless Concerts will present WARSAW TO PARIS at the Arlington Museum of Art. Frederic Chopin, the ultimate Romantic composer, famous for his compositions for piano will be our featured Polish composer. France will be represented by Bizet, Debussy aaaaand a female composer, Louise Viardot, who was a dear friend of Chopin! She also had a talented daughter who was a published composer, and we will perform one of her works, that adds viola to our violin/cello/piano trio.

Violinist/violist Dr. Timothy Angel, UTA violin professor, will make the group a quartet. The piano trio of violinist LeeAnne Chenoweth, cellist Sara Birnbaum Hood and pianist Dr. Heejung Kang, will perform works of Chopin and Scharwenka, plus accompany French art songs and arias performed by soprano Judith Rodriguez, tenors Don O'Neal LeBlanc and Sergio Cepeda. Beautiful music and interesting stories are to be heard.

The hour-long concert is followed by a party with a live pianist who takes requests. There will be a complimentary wine/soft drinks/fruit/cheese/desserts buffet. BYOB accepted. Location: Arlington Museum of Art. Individual tickets are $15-$33.

Sunday, March 31, 2019

UTA's Department of Theatre Arts Presents the World Premiere of Princess Mia April 11, 13, 14, 16 & 18

The University of Texas at Arlington’s Maverick Theatre Company presents PRINCESS MIA by Mary Rohde Scudday. The story of two women whose very different worlds collide. An older half-sister is suddenly faced with the guardianship for her intellectually disabled sibling...a half-sister she never even knew existed until the sudden death of their father. A World Premiere production written by the Rockefeller Playwriting Fellowship-winner Mary Rohde Scudday of San Antonio, her play LADY BUG, LADY BUG FLY AWAY HOME was also the Kennedy Center nominee as one of the best ten plays produced outside of New York.

PRINCESS MIA is presented in the UTA Mainstage Theatre (Fine Arts Building, North Section, Room 174) located at 502 South Cooper Street. Performances of PRINCESS MIA are April 11th, 13th, 16th, and 18th at 8:00 pm and April 14th at 2:30 pm. Tickets are $10 for the general public and $8 for students/senior citizens/UTA faculty & staff. For tickets please contact UTAtickets.com. For further information, please visit the UTA Department of Theatre Arts website.

PRINCESS MIA is recommended for adult audiences only.

Saturday, March 30, 2019

Eurydice by Sarah Ruhl is Performed by Maverick Theatre Company April 10, 12, 15 & 17, 2019

The University of Texas at Arlington’s Maverick Theatre Company presents EURYDICE by Sarah Ruhl. In EURYDICE, Sarah Ruhl reimagines the classic myth of Orpheus through the eyes of its heroine. Dying too young on her wedding day, Eurydice must journey to the underworld, where she reunites with her father and struggles to remember her lost love. With contemporary characters, ingenious plot twists, and breathtaking visual effects, the play is a fresh look at a timeless love story.

EURYDICE is presented in the UTA Studio Theatre (Fine Arts Building, North Section, Room 137 located at 502 South Cooper Street. Performances of EURYDICE are April 10th, 12th, 15th, and 17th at 8:00 pm and April 13th at 2:30 pm. Tickets are $10 for the general public and $8 for students/senior citizens/UTA faculty & staff. Tickets are available at UTAtickets.com. For further information, please visit the UTA Department of Theatre Arts website.