Arts and Music
The free weekly concerts are open to the UNT community and the general public. Performances will showcase the UNT College of Music's variety of jazz ensembles at noon on Thursdays and Fridays and 9 p.m. on Tuesdays and Wednesdays.
Short Notice: New Work from UNT Drawing & Painting, featuring the work of eight MFA students from the College of Visual Arts and Design, will run Sept. 10 (Saturday) – Oct. 22 (Saturday) at UNT on the Square.
The University of North Texas College of Music is celebrating the anniversary of Stravinsky's L'Histoire du soldat with Old and New with a Devil's Twist, a production of Stravinsky's classic, along with a companion piece, The Devil's Tale, by James Stephenson. The performance is at 7:30 p.m. Sept. 13 (Tuesday).
The start of a new year at the University of North Texas ushers in the 113th year of the UNT Mary Jo and V. Lane Rawlins Fine Arts Series, the university's longest running program. This season will feature the creator of a world-renowned photoblog, a celebrated filmmaker, a sketch comedy troupe and several others. All events are free for students at the University of North Texas.
The public can learn dance moves from world-renowned choreographer and teacher Bill Evans as he gives a community master class from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Sept. 13 (Tuesday) at UNT.
Extraordinary Journey: 40 Years of Art Metalwork by Harlan W. Butt, an exhibition of works by the University of North Texas Regents professor of art that feature images of nature and incorporate text, including his own poetry.
Five University of North Texas journalism alumni who received Pulitzer Prizes and four who were finalists will discuss their recognized works and the expectations of Pulitzer winners and finalists on Sept. 29 (Thursday).
This year marks the 15th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks, and the University of North Texas College of Music is commemorating the date with a special performance, A Concert of Reflection – 9/11. The event will be held at 4 p.m. Sept. 11 (Sunday) in Margot and Bill Winspear Performance Hall, located in the Murchison Performing Arts Center.
Pursuance of Image, a new exhibition at UNT on the Square features the paintings and drawings of University of North Texas alumnus and staff member Sam Ivie.
The Frank W. and Sue Mayborn School of Journalism at UNT and the school's Frank W. Mayborn Graduate Institute of Journalism have received the 2016 Equity & Diversity Award from the Association of Education in Journalism and Mass Communication. Mayborn representatives received the award at the AEJMC's annual conference, held Aug. 4-7 in Minneapolis.