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School of Arts & Humanities

News contact: Sadie Prater, UTD, (972) 883-2972, sprater@utdallas.edu  

U. T. Dallas' Fall Arts Festival Nov. 21-22
To Feature Work of Hundreds of Students


RICHARDSON, Texas (Nov. 6, 2003) -- The Fall Arts Festival, a free extravaganza that features the work of more than 700 University of Texas at Dallas (UTD) students from over 30 courses in music, visual arts, theatre and dance, will be held on the UTD campus Nov. 21 and 22.

The festival will begin at 6:30 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 21, and run till 10 p.m., with an art exhibition and reception in the Visual Arts Building, concerts in the Jonsson Performance Hall (JO 2.604) and theatre and dance performances in the University Theatre. Performances and the exhibition will resume Saturday afternoon at 2 p.m.

The Fall Arts Festival is part of the Rising Stars series at UTD that highlights bright new talent. This year's musical performances will include concerts by the guitar ensemble, string ensemble, wind ensemble, piano, jazz band, UTD chamber singers, UTD Chorale and voice students. The theatrical and dance performances will feature modern dance, jazz dance, improvisation and acting. The art exhibition will feature painting, sculpture, drawing, figure drawing, black-and-white photography, color photography, technical photography and computer-based art and animation.

For information about the many musical, arts, theatre, dance and other performances and exhibitions held throughout the year at UTD, please call 972-UTD-ARTS (972-883-2787), e-mail utdarts@utdallas.edu or visit the School of Arts and Humanities' web site at http://www.utdallas.edu/ah/. Persons with disabilities needing special accommodations may call 972-883-2982, Texas Relay Operator 1-800-RELAYVV.

About UTD

The University of Texas at Dallas, located at the convergence of Richardson, Plano and Dallas in the heart of the complex of major multinational technology corporations known as the Telecom Corridor, enrolls about 13,700 students. The school's freshman class traditionally stands at the forefront of Texas state universities in terms of average SAT scores. The university offers a broad assortment of bachelor's, master's and doctoral degree programs. For additional information about UTD, please visit the university's web site at www.utdallas.edu.


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