Performing Arts Returns to Dowd Theatre

Performing Arts Returns to Dowd Theatre

04/24/2014 

SUNY Cortland’s Dowd Fine Arts Center will continue to host various events as the College’s academic year draws to a close.

Remaining performances this semester will be held on the Dowd Fine Arts Main Stage Theatre and are free and open to the public.

On Saturday, May 3, students will perform a Dance Demonstration at 3 p.m. The program will feature tap, jazz, contemporary, ballet and theatre dance techniques. New student choreography will be introduced, along with dances from performing arts course work.

The Choral Union will present a concert at 8 p.m. on Tuesday, May 6.

The Dowd Fine Arts Center re-opened in January for the College’s spring semester. During construction, the College’s concerts, plays and musicals took place at locations elsewhere on campus and off campus.

As recently as earlier this month, six performances of Leonard Bernstein’s classic operetta “Candide” were staged in the Performing Arts Department’s temporary main stage theater in Old Main Brown Auditorium.

Better lighting, new seats and sharper acoustics are just a few of the features in a new Dowd Theatre. Full theatrical productions by the College’s Performing Arts Department will resume in the Dowd Fine Arts Center in the fall.

For more information, contact the Performing Arts Department at 607-753-2811. 


More News

Local Foundation Supports Musical Groups

Local Foundation Supports Musical Groups

The Dan & Rose McNeil Foundation will sponsor the College-Community Orchestra and Choral Union.


Justin Teague Academic All-American for Second Straight Season

Justin Teague Academic All-American for Second Straight Season

SUNY Cortland senior catcher Justin Teague has been selected as a 2018 Google Cloud Division III Baseball Third Team Academic All-American.


Summer Sports Camps Start Soon

Summer Sports Camps Start Soon

Young athletes can learn from college coaches and players in a variety of sports this summer.


Students Earn National Gilman Scholarships

Students Earn National Gilman Scholarships

The prestigious award supports a student's expenses to study abroad.


SUNY Cortland’s Vending Solution Earns National Recognition

SUNY Cortland’s Vending Solution Earns National Recognition

The College's solution for round-the-clock vending has drawn attention from other campuses.


SUNY Cortland’s Musical Theatre Major Named a Hidden Gem

SUNY Cortland’s Musical Theatre Major Named a Hidden Gem

The program was listed as one of the "five most underrated" in the Northeast.


SUNY Cortland Adds New Major in Healthcare Management

SUNY Cortland Adds New Major in Healthcare Management

The degree prepares students for roles in finance, human resources or business management across various healthcare settings.


Staffer Named ‘Honorary Alumna’

Staffer Named ‘Honorary Alumna’

Robin Wheeler Baroni will be honored during July at Alumni Reunion 2018.


SUNY Cortland Hosting Summer Art Program for High School Students

SUNY Cortland Hosting Summer Art Program for High School Students

Week-long program offers hands-on, immersive opportunities.


SUNY Cortland Partner OPEN a Finalist for National Award

SUNY Cortland Partner OPEN a Finalist for National Award

The Partnership for a Healthier America has nominated OPEN for its Catalyst for Change Award.


Explore

Visit

Contact