Arts Calendar for Regional Colleges published Jan. 18, 2023
Fine arts and student performances at area colleges
University of Minnesota, Morris
The student performances and fine arts series events (FAS) are open to the public. The FAS are free of charge this year, no tickets required.
FAS, The Fargo Moorhead Ballet: Jan. 28, 6 p.m.. Student Center, Edson Auditorium, free; the regional professional dance performance company is recognized and respected nationally for its original choreography, employment of quality artists and the continuing creative development of the company’s educational and outreach programming. It presents a multidisciplinary repertoire from ballet, jazz, moderns and tap, under the artistic direction of Matt Gasper.
College of St. Benedict & St. John’s University
The student performances and fine arts series events (FAS) are in Escher Auditorium, Gorecki Theatre, Colman Theater or Sacred Heart Chapel on the CSB campus in St. Joseph or the Stephen B. Humphrey Theater, Great Hall or Abbey Church on the SJU campus in Collegeville. Tickets are required for the student theater productions and the Christmas concert. The rest of the student music performances are free. For more information or to purchase tickets call 320-363-5777 or online at www.csbsju.edu/expect .
FAS, Versa-Style Dance Company: Feb. 4, 7:30 p.m., Escher Auditorium; celebrates the essence and power of hip-hop showcasing popping, locking, boogaloo, house and Afro-Latin styles.
FAS, Zephyr: Feb. 18, 7:30 p.m., Escher Auditorium; celebrate the power of the wind with this breathtaking cirque performance by Cirque Mechanics.
FAS, Voctave: Feb. 23, 7:30 p.m. Escher Auditorium; 11-member a cappella group presents Broadway show tunes and Disney showstoppers.