School of Communication and Performing Arts

2016-2017 Event Calendar


August 26:
Faculty Recital
7:00 p.m., Friday; Mabee Recital Hall, Jenna Guest Music Building

August 30:
Faculty Recital - Cathy DeRousse, organ
7:00 p.m., Tuesday; Baker Chapel, Ornelas Spiritual Life Center

September 2:
University Convocation
10:00 a.m., Friday; Baker Chapel, Ornelas Spiritual Life Center

September 6:
Faculty Recital - Dr. Douglas Lockard, trumpet
7:00 p.m., Tuesday; Mabee Recital Hall, Jenna Guest Music Building

September 9:
The Great East Texas Hymn Sing
1:00 p.m., Friday; Baker Chapel, Ornelas Spiritual Life Center

September 18:
Guest Artist Recital - Alumn Shelbi Herndon, mezzo-soprano
2:30 p.m., Sunday; Mabee Recital Hall, Jenna Guest Music Building

September 23:
Concert Choir & University Singers Concert
7:00 p.m., Friday; Woods Great Room, Ornelas Student Center

September 29 - October 2:
A Midsummer Night's Dream, by William Shakespeare, Adapted and Directed by John Dement
7:30 p.m., Thursday-Saturday; 2:30 p.m., Sunday; Black Box Theatre, Jenna Guest Music Building;                Tickets $5 - Free with ETBU ID; Reservations Required - Call 903-923-2294

October 21:
Blue Revue Concert (Homecoming)
7:00 p.m., Friday; Mabee Recital Hall, Jenna Guest Music Building

November 4-5:
ETBU Tiger Invitational Debate Tournament
1:00 – 10:00 p.m., Friday / 8:00 a.m.- 8:00 p.m., Saturday
Competitions will take place in Meadows, Scarborough and Marshall Hall

November 11:
Jazz Band Concert
7:00 p.m., Friday; The Marshall Grand, Marshall Downtown Square

November 15:
Bennett Speech Contest
5:00 p.m., Tuesday; Huffman Activities Area, Ornelas Student Center

November 15:
Guitar Ensemble Concert
7:00 p.m., Tuesday; Woods Great Room, Ornelas Student Center

November 17-20:
These Shining Lives, by Melanie Marnich, Directed by Samantha Pettigrew
7:30 p.m., Thursday - Saturday, 2:30 p.m. Sunday; Black Box Theatre, Jenna Guest Music Building;            Tickets $5 - Free with ETBU ID; Reservations Required - Call 903-923-2294

November 19:
Jazz Band Concert Tour, Dr. Douglas Lockard, Director
First Baptist Church, Dallas, TX - other locations and concert times to be announced soon!

December 2:
Combined Christmas Concert - featuring the Music Department's Choral & Instrumental Ensembles
7:00 p.m., Friday; Baker Auditorium – Ornelas Spiritual Life Center; Tickets $10 - Free with ETBU ID

January 17:
Faculty Recital - Dr. Randall Sulton, piano
7:00 p.m., Tuesday; Mabee Recital Hall, Jenna Guest Music Building

February 23-26:
Fiddler on the Roof, Book by Joseph Stein, music by Jerry Bock, lyrics by Sheldon Harnick, Directed by Traci Ledford, Musical Direction by Dr. Virginia Lile Boaz, Conducted by Justin Hodges
7:30 p.m., Thursday - Saturday; 2:30 p.m., Sunday; Marshall Convention Center;                                                    Tickets $10 - Free with ETBU ID;

February 28:
Symphonic Band Concert, Mark Crim, Director
7:00 p.m., Tuesday; Baker Auditorium, Ornelas Spiritual Life Center

March 1-3:
Symphonic Band Concert Tour
Locations and concert times to be announced soon!

March 24-25:
Concert Choir & Reunion Choir Event - Dr. Justin Hodges, Director
7:00 p.m., Friday; Locations to be announced

March 30:
Singers, Ringers & Stringers Concert - Dr. Justin Hodges, University Singers Director, Mark Crim, Handbell Choir Director, Andrew Pressley, Guitar Ensemble Director
7:00 p.m., Thursday; Woods Great Room, Ornelas Student Center

April 7:
Jazz Band Concert - Dr. Douglas Lockard
7:00 p.m., Friday; The Marshall Grand, Marshall Downtown Square; Tickets $5-Free with ETBU ID

April 20-23:
Bus Stop, by William Inge, Student Directed by Laramie Smith
7:30 p.m. Thursday-Saturday; 2:30 p.m., Sunday; Black Box Theatre, Jenna Guest Music Building
Tickets $5 - Free with ETBU ID; Reservations Required - Call 903-923-2294

April 25:
Symphonic Band Concert - Mark Crim, Director
7:00 p.m., Tuesday; Baker Auditorium, Ornelas Spiritual Life Center

April 27:
Communication Studies Research Forum / Lambda Pi Eta Inductions / Honor Society Inductions
3:00 p.m., Thursday; Scarborough Hall, Room 313

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