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  • Join Studies in Arts and Culture for virtual open office hours November 30, 2020
    Catherine Parayre, Director of the Centre for Studies in Arts and Culture (STAC) will be hosting virtual open office hours on: Wednesday, Dec. 2 2020, 1-2 p.m. Wanting to know more about arts and culture, […]
  • Dramatic Arts students mount ominous play from award-winning Canadian playwright November 26, 2020
    Originally published in The Brock News WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 25, 2020 | by Gillian Minaker Pictured above: Members of Sandbox Theatre, Brock University’s Department of Dramatic Arts fourth-year student-run company, rehearse a scene for their online production of Concord […]
  • Music@Noon concert series goes virtual November 16, 2020
    Former Music students Gavino Oresta (left) and Eric Godfree perform their recitals during a previous Music@Noon Series event. This year, the concert series will be held online in accordance with public health guidelines. The RBC […]
  • Bright future for Brock grad at leading Canadian arts festival November 4, 2020
    Photo caption: Brock Graduate Dian Marie Bridge (BA ’99) appointed Associate Artistic Director of Luminato Festival Toronto. It’s no secret that 2020 was an incredibly challenging year for the arts, but for Dian Marie Bridge […]
  • Dramatic Arts rewrites script for online learning with Shaw Festival November 4, 2020
    Pictured above: Shaw Festival Theatre actors Jonathan Tan, left, and Olivia Sinclair-Brisbane coached Brock students online in DART 1F01: Acting for Non-Majors. (Photos by David Cooper) Originally published FRIDAY, OCTOBER 23, 2020 | by Gillian Minaker Brock Dramatic […]

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  • Dramatic Arts students mount ominous play from award-winning Canadian playwright November 26, 2020
    Caption: Members of Sandbox Theatre, Brock University’s Department of Dramatic Arts fourth-year student-run company, rehearse a scene for their online production of Concord Floral by Jordan Tannahill. Sandbox Theatre, Brock University’s fourth-year Dramatic Arts student […]
  • Dramatic Arts rewrites script for online learning with Shaw Festival November 4, 2020
    Pictured above: Shaw Festival Theatre actors Jonathan Tan, left, and Olivia Sinclair-Brisbane coached Brock students online in DART 1F01: Acting for Non-Majors. (Photos by David Cooper) Originally published FRIDAY, OCTOBER 23, 2020 | by Gillian Minaker Brock Dramatic […]
  • Dramatic Arts students build connections through Buddy System November 2, 2020
    Originally published in The Brock News: THURSDAY, OCTOBER 29, 2020 | by Gillian Minaker Pictured above: Student representatives for Brock University’s Department of Dramatic Arts Luca D’Amico (left) and Diego Blanco (right) connect virtually to discuss their new […]
  • Scenes from an Execution: Dramatic Arts in the era of Covid-19! opens Oct.30 October 25, 2020
    scenes from an Execution by HOWard Barker Scenes from an Execution is a genre-bending feeding frenzy of high impact theatre, art film, and social media. This production features the story of a 16th century punk […]
  • Health Sciences students learn to confront personal biases October 7, 2020
    Image: Medical Sciences student Larissa DellaVentura took part in an experiential exercise that taught her Health and Canadian Society class about their unconscious biases. (Originally published FRIDAY, OCTOBER 02, 2020 in The Brock News | by Douglas Hunt) […]

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  • Music@Noon concert series goes virtual November 16, 2020
    Former Music students Gavino Oresta (left) and Eric Godfree perform their recitals during a previous Music@Noon Series event. This year, the concert series will be held online in accordance with public health guidelines. The RBC […]
  • Upcoming: The Department of Music virtually attends Royal Conservatory of Music College & University Music Fair 2020 September 22, 2020
    The Department of Music at the Marilyn I. Walker School of Fine and Performing Arts at Brock University is excited to virtually host future musicians at their online booth! The Royal Conservatory College & University […]
  • Welcome to Music: Orientation for 2020! September 8, 2020
    (a screen shot from the welcome by Dr. Karin di Bella. Watch the video below.) Brock University is launching the first-ever Virtual Welcome Week. During this year of the pandemic the Orientation activities are all […]
  • Brock Choir sings new tune for virtual 2020-21 season August 20, 2020
    (including content published THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 03, 2020 | in The Brock News by Alison Innes) Choir at Brock University will look a little different this fall by moving to a virtual rehearsal format. “Given the known risks of singing together […]
  • Redesigned course explores global music and identities August 2, 2020
    (Published FRIDAY, JULY 31, 2020 | in The Brock News by Alison Innes) This fall, Brock University students will have the opportunity to explore how music shapes, and is shaped by, global cultures. Music in Global […]

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  • Walker Cultural Leaders Series: John Fekner, street and multimedia artist October 30, 2020
    Next up in the 2020-21 Walker Cultural Leaders Series is famed street and multimedia artist, John Fekner. WALKER CUlTURAL LEADER: John Fekner Sunday, Nov. 1, 2020 Presentation live at 7:00 p.m. on the Marilyn I. […]
  • Celebrated artist Birthe Piontek opens 2020-21 Walker Cultural Leader Series September 30, 2020
    The Department of Visual Arts (VISA) is excited to announce the first offering of the 2020-21 Walker Cultural Leader Series (WCL). Artist and accomplished photographer Birthe Piontek will take the WCL virtual spotlight on an […]
  • New podcast challenges ideas of history of Western art September 18, 2020
    (Including content published FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 11, 2020 | in The Brock News by Alison Innes)  A new podcast hosted by Associate Professor of Visual Arts Linda Steer will guide listeners through the canon of Western art with provocative critiques. “Unboxing […]
  • Fall Visa Art Stores & Equipment Kiosk Announcement. September 8, 2020
    We are happy to announce Visa student access to the services of the Visa Art Stores & Equipment Kiosk for the coming semester has been approved by Brock Administration. Students will access these services on-line and will be able to pick […]
  • Welcome to Visual Arts: Orientation for 2020! September 8, 2020
    (a screen shot from the welcome by Professor Shawn Serfas. Watch the video below.) Brock University is launching the first-ever Virtual Welcome Week. During this year of the pandemic the Orientation activities are all online. […]

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