Spectrum Arts & Ideas Series

Educate, Entertain & Inspire!

For more than three decades, Ashland University’s premiere SPECTRUM SERIES has presented internationally-recognized figures in the world of art and ideas to enhance cultural experiences for the University community and surrounding areas. The 2012.2013 season continues the tradition of offering countless opportunities to Educate, Entertain and Inspire!

For information regarding tickets, please visit www.ashland.edu/tickets or call the Ashland University Central Box Office at 419.289.5125

2012.2013 SPECTRUM ARTS & IDEAS SERIES

Apollos fireAPOLLO'S FIRE presents SACRUM MYSTERIUM: A CELTIC CHRISTMAS
Thursday, December 6 | 7:30 p.m. | Jack and Deb Miller Chapel

$15 adult | $12 senior, non-Ashland University student, Ashland University faculty, staff | $10  group of 10 or more | $2 Ashland University Student
With a Gaelic prayer, a candle is lit and a sacred procession is launched. Jeanette Sorell’s new celebration of Celtic artistic traditions interweaves renaissance choral music with ancient pagan carols, folk dances and joyous fiddle tunes. Featuring soprano Meredith Hall as well as bagpipes, flutes, Celtic harp and the exquisite Apollo’s Singers. 

Workshop with Irish flutist Kathie Stewart and hammered dulcimer player Tina Bergmann
Thursday, November 29, 12:15 p.m. – 1:05 p.m., Elizabeth Pastor Recital Hall
Free & open to the public

five by designFIVE BY DESIGN presents CLUB SWING
Tuesday, March 5 | 7:30 p.m. | Hugo Young Theatre
$15 adult | $12 senior, non-Ashland University student, Ashland University faculty, staff | $10 group of 10 or more | $2 Ashland University Student
Enchanting audiences by deftly blending music and theatrics effortlessly, Club Swing celebrates the songs, events and personalities that defined American popular culture during the Swing era from the frenetic-paced opening of Benny Goodman’s “Bugle Call Rag” to the show’s blockbuster finale of Louis Prima’s “Sing, Sing, Sing.” So check your coat and grab a seat for a night of unparalleled delight at the fabulous Club Swing! 

Workshop with Five by Design: Vocal Fundamentals & Singing as a Business
Monday, March 4, 10:00 a.m. – 11:50 a.m., Center for the Arts Room 242
Free & open to the public

eleone dance theatreELEONE DANCE THEATRE presents UP THE ROAD A-PIECE
Tuesday, April 16 | 7:30 p.m. | Hugo Young Theatre

$15 adult | $12 senior, non-Ashland University student, Ashland University faculty, staff | $10 group of 10 or more | $2 Ashland University Student 
This Philadelphia-based professional dance company presents modern dance that is “passionate, spirited and totally urban.” Embodying exceptional artistry and a profound sense of spirituality, Eleone presents the Ohio-premiere of Dianne McIntyre’s Up the Road a-Piece with music by the Carolina Chocolate Drops. In seven vignettes, the dancers weave tales of joy, heartache and neighborly bonds.

School Matinee (Click HERE to access the Study Guide)
Tuesday, April 16, 9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m., Hugo Young Theatre
$2 per seat (Reserve seats at 419.289.5950)

Masterclass with Eleone dancers offering one or more dance idioms with brief historical/social context.
Tuesday, April 16, 10:50 a.m. – 12:05 p.m., Hugo Young Theatre Stage
Free & open to the public

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