“Fabulation,” presented Oct. 12-15 by University of North Texas, explores woman’s return to her family

Submitted by wdc on Wed, 2017-09-27 14:13

<p>The play “Fabulation” begins with its main character experiencing a panic attack. And it’s a roller coaster from there. The University of North Texas’ Department of Dance and Theatre will present the play at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 12-14 (Thursday-Saturday) and 2 p.m. Oct. 14-15 (Saturday-Sunday) at the Studio Theater, Radio Television Film and Performing Arts Building. The play was written by Pulitzer Prize winner Lynn Nottage and directed by vickie washington.</p>

Celebration of milestones culminates in Carnegie Hall concert for UNT Regents professor

Submitted by wdc on Wed, 2017-09-27 08:18

<p>It’s a year of milestones for University of North Texas Regents Professor of Double Bass Jeff Bradetich. His treasured bass turned 250 years old this year; he celebrated his 60th birthday – 50 of those years have been dedicated to playing bass; he marked 30 years of honing the skills of talented musicians in his summer strings institute; his foundation just celebrated its first decade; and now he plans to commemorate it all by performing at Carnegie Hall 35 years – almost to the day – after his debut in the prestigious venue.</p>

UNT faculty member honored by Wildlife Society of Mexico

Submitted by wdc on Tue, 2017-09-26 13:45

<p>Ricardo Rozzi, a faculty member in the Department of Philosophy and Religion, is the first researcher and scholar from outside of Mexico to receive the award, which is named for the founder of the Mexican Institute for Sustainable Natural Resources.<span style="color:#000000;font-family:'Times New Roman';font-size:medium;"> </span><span style="color:#000000;"></span></p>

Famed composer to join UNT College of Music

Submitted by wdc on Fri, 2017-09-22 17:17

DENTON (UNT), Texas – He is best known for his many memorable and award-winning film scores including “Silverado,” “Tombstone,” “The Rescuers Down Under,” “Miracle on 34th Street” and “Harry and the Hendersons,” among others. “JAG,” “Tiny Toon Adventures” and “Dinosaurs” all grace his television theme repertoire. Now, Bruce Broughton, a 10-time Emmy Award winner, will be joining the University of North Texas College of Music as the 2017-18 composer-in-residence.