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  • Arts - 04/17/14


  • UH Students Literally Serve Up Food for Thought During 2014 Dionysia - 04/16/14

    The University of Houston’s Center for Creative Work presents Dionysia 2014: “A Gathering of All Good People.” The center, based in UH’s Honors College, will host a series of banquets featuring live music, storytelling and meals prepared and served by students. The event will serve up food and fun April 24 – 28 on campus and around Houston.

  • A Different Kind of Senior Project: Building Theater Audiences - 04/15/14

    While their classmates worked with traditional Houston businesses, including oilfield service firms and energy production companies, one group of University of Houston students chose something different as the final project for their degree in Supply Chain and Logistics Technology. The team is hoping to help Houston’s Theatre Under The Stars draw a younger audience to TUTS Underground, a series of musical theater performances described as “edgy, captivating (and) rockin’.”

  • UH School of Theatre & Dance Telling 'The Philadelphia Story' - 04/11/14

    The University of Houston’s School of Theatre & Dance will present “The Philadelphia Story” April 18 – 26 in the Lyndall Finley Wortham Theatre (Entrance 16 off Cullen Boulevard).

  • UH's AURA Teams Daniel Bernard Roumain for 'Range of Motion' April 14 - 04/11/14

    Noted composer and musician Daniel Bernard Roumain (aka DBR) is no stranger to stretching his musical boundaries. From Lady Gaga to the Spirit of Houston Cougar Marching Band, he’s embarked on a range of creative collaborations. His next musical partnership is with the University of Houston’s AURA Contemporary Ensemble.

  • UH Writers Wrap Up Spring Readings - 04/10/14

    University of Houston writers are winding down the spring semester. Before they wrap up their studies, three graduate students from UH’s noted Creative Writing Program will share their work during the Gulf Coast Reading Series.

  • UH Students Create Mobile Activity Center Focused on Sustainability - 04/08/14

    It’s not a Transformer, but a recent project from University of Houston art and architecture students is not too dissimilar from the metallic super heroes. In the “Transformers” movies, common vehicles take the form of robots aimed at protecting the earth. UH’s Re/Cycle Hub is comprised of four adult-sized tricycles that will transform into an activity center promoting habits that can help save our planet.

  • UH Blaffer Student Association Ready for Red Block Bash - 04/03/14

    The Blaffer Student Association (BSA) was founded in 2005 with the goal of promoting the museum and helping inspire creativity on campus. On April 10, the group hosts its signature event, the Red Block Bash.

  • Spring Exhibitions at Blaffer Showcasing UH School of Art Students - 04/03/14

    Houston art patrons know spring has arrived when the works of University of Houston artists begin to take over the Blaffer Art Museum. Art aficionados soon will have the opportunity to experience the talents of the UH School of Art during two exhibitions hosted by the museum.

  • UH Premieres 10-Minute Play Fest April 5, 6 - 03/31/14

    It’s not every weekend that Houstonians can experience more than a dozen world premiere plays at a single theater. On April 5 and 6, however, audiences can take in 14 new works written by University of Houston students and artists from across the country.