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  • Rescheduled sculpture-making workshop to be held March 27 March 22, 2019
    Brock Visual Arts student Emma Mary Sked will lead attendees in a free, fabric sculpture-making workshop that has been rescheduled to Wednesday, March 27 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. in ST231 of the Library’s Matheson […]
  • Changes to availability of drop-in counselling sessions at MIWSFPA March 21, 2019
    Due to recent events, Brock University has had to adjust plans for on-site counselling at Marilyn I. Walker School of Fine & Performing Arts for next week as more resources are required at the main campus. Drop-in counselling  […]
  • Term to culminate in student art exhibitions at Rodman Hall March 20, 2019
    Visual Arts students, from left, Gianna Aceto, Emma Mary Sked, Amber Williams, Cynthia Richards, Teresa Badgley and Sarah Martin will have their exhibitions on view in two back-to-back exhibitions beginning Friday, March 22 at Rodman […]
  • Popular One Act Festival returns to Marilyn I. Walker Theatre March 18, 2019
    Dramatic Arts students in the Directing II course are presenting a series of short plays as part of the upcoming One Act Festival on Friday, March 22 and Saturday, March 23 at the Marilyn I. […]
  • One-night-only performance set for Encore! trio March 15, 2019
    Trio Amore, including Erika Reiman, Gordon Cleland and Christine Chesbrough, will perform on Friday, March 22 at 7:30 p.m. in Partridge Hall of the FirstOntario Performing Arts Centre in downtown St. Catharines. (From The Brock […]
  • Canadian poet Adam Dickinson to reflect on human impact to our environment in upcoming Author Talk March 18 March 15, 2019
    (From The Brock News, March 15, 2019 | By: Sarah Ackles) Join Brock Associate Professor Adam Dickinson as he uses poetry to explore the dramatic impact humans have made on Earth’s climate, geology and biological makeup. Presented […]
  • Support for Days for Girls bursting at the seams at MIWSFPA March 15, 2019
    More than a dozen participants came out to Brock’s Days for Girls event held as part of Alternative Reading Week. The team worked to create hygiene kits to send to young women around the world […]
  • Brock Music grad creating change one song at a time March 14, 2019
    Music grad Danny Lamb (BA ’12) has been using his Music degree to create positive change locally and internationally. (From The Brock News, March 14, 2019 | By: Jaquelyn Bezaire) When Danny Lamb began singing […]
  • Figure drawing class visited by professional dancer March 13, 2019
    On Thursday, March 7, Visual Arts students in instructor Candace Couse’s Figure Drawing course welcomed Brock instructor and professional dancer Heryka Miranda Pellecer (pictured) into their studio at the Marilyn I. Walker School of Fine […]
  • Student performances to wrap Music@Noon season March 11, 2019
    Voice student Marcus Tranquilli (right) performed last semester with professional accompanist Gary Forbes as part of the RBC Foundation Music@Noon Recital Series in the Recital Hall of the FirstOntario Performing Arts Centre. (From The Brock […]

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  • Popular One Act Festival returns to Marilyn I. Walker Theatre March 18, 2019
    Dramatic Arts students in the Directing II course are presenting a series of short plays as part of the upcoming One Act Festival on Friday, March 22 and Saturday, March 23 at the Marilyn I. […]
  • Community discussion to focus on King Ubu’s relevance to today February 28, 2019
    Brock’s Department of Dramatic Arts is excited to bring King Ubu to the mainstage this weekend at the Marilyn I. Walker Theatre in downtown St. Catharines. The show runs from Friday, March 1 to Saturday, […]
  • King Ubu coming to Marilyn I. Walker Theatre February 13, 2019
    Cast and crew members of the upcoming mainstage production King Ubu have been busy preparing for opening night on Friday, March 1. Tickets are on sale now for the production, presented by Brock University’s Department […]
  • King Ubu tickets on sale now! January 24, 2019
    Tickets for our spring mainstage presentation of King Ubu, presented by the Department of Dramatic Arts, are on sale now! The show runs from March 1 to 9 at the Marilyn I. Walker Theatre. King […]
  • Lecturer uses theatre to tackle social justice issues January 3, 2019
    Director David Psalmon will travel to the Marilyn I. Walker School of Fine and Performing Arts from Mexico as the next presenter in the Walker Cultural Leader Series on Jan. 10 at 7 p.m. (From […]

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  • One-night-only performance set for Encore! trio March 15, 2019
    Trio Amore, including Erika Reiman, Gordon Cleland and Christine Chesbrough, will perform on Friday, March 22 at 7:30 p.m. in Partridge Hall of the FirstOntario Performing Arts Centre in downtown St. Catharines. (From The Brock […]
  • Brock Music grad creating change one song at a time March 14, 2019
    Music grad Danny Lamb (BA ’12) has been using his Music degree to create positive change locally and internationally. (From The Brock News, March 14, 2019 | When Danny Lamb began singing lessons as a […]
  • Student performances to wrap Music@Noon season March 11, 2019
    Voice student Marcus Tranquilli (right) performed last semester with professional accompanist Gary Forbes as part of the RBC Foundation Music@Noon Recital Series in the Recital Hall of the FirstOntario Performing Arts Centre. (From The Brock […]
  • String quartet returning to the Music@Noon stage March 1, 2019
    The Walker String Quartet performed last season as part of the RBC Foundation Music@Noon Recital Series and will return to the stage March 5. (From The Brock News, March 1, 2019) The final faculty and […]
  • Brock prof to premiere new works by St. Catharines composer February 25, 2019
    Pianist Karin Di Bella will perform at the FirstOntario Performing Arts Centre in downtown St. Catharines on Tuesday, Feb. 26. (From The Brock News, February 22, 2019 | By: Jaquelyn Bezaire) Following her recital with […]

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  • Rescheduled sculpture-making workshop to be held March 27 March 22, 2019
    Brock Visual Arts student Emma Mary Sked will lead attendees in a free, fabric sculpture-making workshop that has been rescheduled to Wednesday, March 27 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. in ST231 of the Library’s Matheson […]
  • Term to culminate in student art exhibitions at Rodman Hall March 20, 2019
    Visual Arts students, from left, Gianna Aceto, Emma Mary Sked, Amber Williams, Cynthia Richards, Teresa Badgley and Sarah Martin will have their exhibitions on view in two back-to-back exhibitions beginning Friday, March 22 at Rodman […]
  • Figure drawing class visited by professional dancer March 13, 2019
    On Thursday, March 7, Visual Arts students in instructor Candace Couse’s Figure Drawing course welcomed Brock instructor and professional dancer Heryka Miranda Pellecer (pictured) into their studio at the Marilyn I. Walker School of Fine […]
  • Brock alumna returns to speak with VISA students March 5, 2019
    Brock alumna, Natalie Hunter, spent the afternoon with VISA 4F06 students as they discussed their upcoming exhibitions. Back row from left: Teresa Badgley, Amber Williams, Shawn Serfas, Sarah Martin Front row from left: Gianna Aceto, Emma […]
  • Scrap textiles to be turned into artistic treasures at Brock workshop February 21, 2019
    Fifth-year Visual Arts student Emma Mary Sked will lead a workshop Feb. 27 to teach participants how to transform scrap fabric into unique sculptures, similar to the animals she created in her recent exhibition, Maybe […]

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