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November 1, 2007
To celebrate the 20th anniversary of Nightingale Concert Hall, Redfield Studio Theatre, Sheppard Fine Arts Gallery, and numerous educational spaces, the School of the Arts will host an open house of its Church Fine Arts Building, Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2007, from 5-8 p.m. The evening of events throughout the Church Fine Arts complex will culminate with a performance by the University Percussion Ensemble with guest choreographer Lula Washington at 8 p.m. in Nightingale Concert Hall. All events are FREE and open to the community.
The open house will include opportunities to sneak a peak at "theatre magic" with back-stage tours, buy original art from University art students, experience what it sounds like to sit in an orchestra, get the inside scoop on gallery exhibitions, visit with faculty members, learn more about the School of the Arts and its ongoing schedule of community arts events, enjoy refreshments and more.
Free parking is available after 6:30 p.m. in the Brian J. Whalen Parking Complex north of the Church Fine Arts Building. A convenient patron drop-off area is located in front of the Church Fine Arts Building on N. Virginia St. Metered parking is also available on and near campus.
For a copy of the University's art calendar or more information about the University's art exhibits and performances, visit http://www.unr.edu/arts, call (775) 784-4ART or 1-(800) 233-8928, or email email@example.com.
The Church Fine Arts Building Open House schedule of events includes:
Tuesday, Nov. 6 from 5-8 p.m.:
Throughout the Church Fine Arts Building
Nightingale Concert Hall stage
Sheppard Fine Arts Gallery
Front Door and McNamara Galleries
Exit Gallery, 2nd Floor
Church Fine Arts, Room 14
Redfield Proscenium Theatre
Tuesday, Nov. 6, 8 p.m.:
Nightingale Concert Hall