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Lee University offers both a B.A. in Theatre and a B.A.T. in Theatre with Teaching Licensure (K-12). The B.A. in Theatre is designed to train students interested in professional or academic work in the area of acting, directing, and technical theatre. The B.A.T. in Theatre allows students to graduate in four years with a certificate to teach theatre to grades K-12 in the state of Tennessee. Students in both programs will learn multifaceted skills needed to meet graduate and professional standards and will gain the knowledge of practices, styles, and standards within the technical field. The senior seminar and religion capstone demonstrate how these elements come together to equip the student for faith and learning. Students can also choose to minor in drama requiring a minimum of eighteen hours in specified studies.
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Lee University Theatre Presents THE LAST TRAIN TO NIBROC
February 12, 2021
Lee University Theatre has announced a production of The Last Train To Nibroc. Performances will run on Feb. 19-20 and 25-27 at 7:30 p.m. via live stream.
Charlotte Symphony Adds Six New Members to Board of Directors
October 09, 2020
Six leaders in business, finance, medicine, and philanthropy from the Charlotte community were elected to the Board of Directors of the Charlotte Symphony at a meeting of the board on October 7, 2020.
Lee University Theatre Presents WHEN SHE HAD WINGS
October 02, 2020
Lee University Theatre will presents When She Had Wings. Performances take place October 9-10, and 16-17.
Actors' Equity Releases Statement in Response to Amy Coney Barrett's Nomination to the Supreme Court
September 28, 2020
Actors' Equity Association, the national labor union representing more than 51,000 professional actors and stage managers in live theatre, has released the following statement in response to President Donald Trump nominating Amy Coney Barrett to the Supreme Court.
Luke Wild's Debut EP Out Now
September 21, 2020
On Friday, Luke Wild released his debut EP Sunburn via Terrible Records.
DACAMERA Presents Free Beethoven Concert Series This Spring
January 29, 2020
DACAMERA, a producer and presenter of chamber music and jazz concerts, celebrates the 250th anniversary of Ludwig van Beethoven's birth with Beethoven for All, a series of free concerts throughout the year. Beginning in February and continuing throughout 2020, DACAMERA presents all of Beethoven's 32 piano sonatas at various locations throughout Greater Houston. Each concert is free and open to the public.
Carnegie Hall Will Present The Lang Lang International Music Foundation YOUNG SCHOLARS CONCERT
January 21, 2020
Lang Lang International Music Foundation® gathered friends at Carnegie Hall Thursday evening for their to celebrate the second Young Scholars Graduation Concert, held in the Weill Recital Hall. Sandy Weill (Sanford I. Weill) is a member of the Board of Directors. The graduation performance marked the culmination of their two year stints of study under the tutelage of the Lang Lang Foundation, during which time they performed on stages and in festivals all over the world.
GLITCH Comes to Yaw Theater
October 17, 2019
A split bill of two brand new dance works blur the boundaries between physical and digital spaces, integrating technologies in video, real-time interactive graphics, and motion tracking into a choreographic framework.
Step Afrika! Announces 2019-20 Season
October 03, 2019
Step Afrika!, the world's first professional dance company dedicated to the art of stepping, continues its 25th season with a newly commissioned work, international and national touring and performances throughout their hometown of Washington, D.C.
Hope Goldman & Jordan Macintosh-Hougham Present GLITCH
August 29, 2019
Combining dance performance with technology, this split bill will premier new dance works by Jordan MacIntosh-Hougham, as well as, Hope Goldman in collaboration with Andrew Moffat.Together, they offer audiences a vision of a world in which technology doesn't hamper our imaginations, but excites them into new discoveries.
Hope Goldman & Jordan Macintosh-Hougham Present GLITCH
July 17, 2019
Combining dance performance with technology, this split bill will premier new dance works by Jordan MacIntosh-Hougham, as well as, Hope Goldman in collaboration with Andrew Moffat. Together, they offer audiences a vision of a world in which technology doesn't hamper our imaginations, but excites them into new discoveries.
Francisco J. Nunez and The Young People's Chorus of New York City Announces Two Free Concerts
July 10, 2019
This past spring, Francisco J. Núñez, artistic director and founder of the Young People's Chorus of New York City (YPC), announced the newest milestone in the chorus's renowned 30-year history: the formation of YPC National, Inc. an independent non-profit organization to support and inspire youth choruses across the country with a program of artistic excellence, diversity, and education modeled on YPC.
Young People's Chorus of New York City Announces Two July Concerts
June 27, 2019
The summer season of the Young People's Chorus of New York City, under Artistic DirectorFounder Francisco J. Nuñez, opens with two New York City concerts before they move on to Santo Domingo in the Dominican Republic; Lee University in Cleveland, Tennessee; and the Tennessee American Choral Directors Association (ACDA) in Murfreesboro, outside of Nashville.
Li-Young Lee Selects Leah Naomi Green As 2019 Walt Whitman Award Recipient
March 25, 2019
The Academy of American Poets is pleased to announce that Li-Young Lee has selected Leah Naomi Green as the recipient of the 2019 Walt Whitman Award for her manuscript, The More Extravagant Feast, which will be published by Graywolf Press in April 2020.
Young People's Chorus Of New York City Launches YPC National, Inc.
March 13, 2019
Francisco J. Nuñez, Founder and Artistic Director of the award-winning Young People's Chorus of New York City (YPC), announced at last night's YPC Gala the launch of YPC National, Inc. (YPCN), an independent non-profit organization founded to facilitate the creation and development of YPC-inspired youth choruses nationwide. YPC National helps to develop choruses that, like YPC, bring together children of diverse backgrounds through performance at the highest level, as well as through community and educational initiatives, which together aim to fulfill the potential of every child-musically, academically, and socially.