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Fine Arts events at Southern Wesleyan University’s Newton Hobson Chapel and Fine Arts Center, January-May 2009

11.24.08 | Fine Arts

    January 19 – Dr. Gregory Broughton, tenor


    Dr. Gregory Broughton, a successful performer and voice professor, is a sought-after clinician and adjudicator for solo vocal and choral workshops and competitions. His recital begins at 7:30 p.m. at Newton Hobson Chapel and Fine Arts Center on Southern Wesleyan University’s campus in Central. Tickets are $10 for adults and $5 for children under age 12. Call (864) 644-5191 for tickets and details. Discounts are available for groups of 10 or more. SWU faculty, staff and students enter free with valid identification, but tickets must be reserved. Tickets will also be available at the door.

    February 2 – Tarradiddle Players present “Commedia Aladdin”


    Continuing their tradition of bringing classic stories to the stage with a hilarious twist, the Tarradiddle Players return to Southern Wesleyan University. Hop on a magic carpet with Aladdin as he summons the powerful Genie of the Lamp and changes his fortunes forever. The show begins at 7:30 p.m. at Newton Hobson Chapel and Fine Arts Center on Southern Wesleyan University’s campus in Central. Tickets are $10 for adults and $5 for children under age 12. Call (864) 644-5191 for tickets and details. Discounts are available for groups of 10 or more. Southern Wesleyan faculty, staff and students enter free with valid identification, but tickets must be reserved. Tickets will also be available at the door.

    March 19-21 – “SWUsical” - A tribute to musical theatre shows at Southern Wesleyan University


    Celebrating more than 20 years of musical theatre at Southern Wesleyan University, “SWUsical” will delight audiences as they reminisce. Past performers and directors will be recognized throughout the show with video clips and pictures. A memorabilia display recognizing alumni of past shows will welcome all who attend. The show begins at 7:30 p.m. each night at Newton Hobson Chapel and Fine Arts Center auditorium on the university’s campus in Central. Tickets are $10 for adults and $5 for children under age 12. Call (864) 644-5191 for tickets and details. Discounts are available for groups of 10 or more. Southern Wesleyan faculty, staff and students enter free with valid identification, but tickets must be reserved. Tickets will also be available at the door.

    April 4 – Greenville Concert Band, directed by Dr. Darryl Jachens


    Since its founding in 1972, the Greenville Concert Band has presented a unique blend of musicianship, enthusiasm and community spirit. The program begins at 7:30 p.m. at Newton Hobson Chapel and Fine Arts Center on the university’s campus in Central. Tickets are $10 for adults and $5 for children under age 12. Call (864) 644-5191 for tickets and details. Discounts are available for groups of 10 or more. Southern Wesleyan faculty, staff, and students enter free with valid identification, but tickets must be reserved. Tickets will also be available at the door.

    April 16 – Music Majors Honors Recital


    Selected Southern Wesleyan University music majors are featured in this evening performance at Newton Hobson Chapel and Fine Arts Center on the university’s campus in Central. The concert is free and begins at 7:30 p.m. For details, call (864) 644-5404.

    April 19 – Music Majors Formal Recital


    Southern Wesleyan University music majors are featured in this Sunday afternoon performance at Newton Hobson Chapel and Fine Arts Center on the university’s campus in Central. The concert begins at 3 p.m. and is free. For details, call (864) 644-5404.

    April 21 – SWU Wind Ensemble


    The Southern Wesleyan University Wind Ensemble will perform a variety of music and offer great entertainment to all who come to hear this program. The performance begins at 7:30 p.m. at Newton Hobson Chapel and Fine Arts Center auditorium on the university’s campus in Central. Admission is free. For details, call (864) 644-5404.

    April 26 – “Messiah,” featuring SWU Concert Choir and local church choirs


    The Southern Wesleyan Concert Choir, along with local church choirs, will perform Handel’s “Messiah.” The concert will be at Newton Hobson Chapel and Fine Arts Center on the university’s campus in Central at 3 p.m. Admission is free. For details, call (864) 644-5404.

    April 30 – SWU Jazz Ensemble


    The Southern Wesleyan Jazz Ensemble and guest soloists set the mood with an enjoyable and energetic evening of swing, rock, funk and Latin music. This group is always a crowd pleaser! The show begins at 7:30 p.m. in the Newton Hobson Chapel and Fine Arts Center on the university’s campus in Central. Admission is free. For details, call (864) 644-5404.