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Start of Spring 2016 Semester

Please join us for an exciting start to the Spring 2016 semester.   Center Stage opens As You Like It on 22 January.  A major exhibition on contemporary Israeli art and video practice begins on 5 February in the Center for the Arts galleries.  The 8th annual Bridges to the World International Film Festival begins its free, five film series on 5 … Continue reading

September Welcome!

Please join us for the September events in COFAC!  The Chakaia Booker exhibit opens 10 September and the Art Faculty Biennial opens 11 September (both in the Center for the Arts).  The Annual Fall Film Series begins Monday 15 September in Van Bokkelen Hall; this year’s theme is “judgment.”   Ailey II performs on 20 September … Continue reading

ArtScape at TU

Home: Human = Cage: Cockatoo, part of Artscape 2014, is now open at TU’s Center for the Arts.  Come take a look Tuesday through Saturdays, 11AM – 4PM, until 9 August.  The exhibition defines home through different approaches to discomfort. For artist David Page, home can be threatening and torturous; for Ben Marcin, it is abandoned memory; for … Continue reading

TU Marching Band in Towson’s 4th of July Parade

Once again, the Towson University Marching Band will bring musical excitement to the annual Towson holiday parade.  The parade begins at 10:30 at Towsontowne Boulevard and Bosley, moves up Bosley, then east on Allegheny, south on Washington to Towsontowne Buelvard.  Come out and hear the Towson Band!

Ailey Camp

Towson University launched its two-week pilot of AileyCamp Baltimore today, June 20!  AileyCamp, conceived by the world renowned Alvin Ailey American Dance Theatre, is a FREE innovative summer program for children ages 11-14 that uses disciplined dance training, creative writing instruction, personal development, and communication workshops, to help campers develop a respect for themselves and others that … Continue reading

June Events

June features two big events: The Ron Cubbison Alumni Exhibition and the 3rd Annual LGBT Film Festival.  The opening reception for the Ron Cubbison Exhibition is Thursday 12 June at 7:30 in the Center for the Arts, Holtzman MFA Gallery.  The LGBT Film Festival is at Creative Alliance, Thursday 29 May through 1 June.  For … Continue reading

MAY FINALS

As the Spring 2014 semester draws to a close, check out COFAC’s final offerings.   Dance for the Camera Screening on 9 May.  41st Biannual Pottery Sale on 9 and 10 May.  Vivacity Dance Performance on 10 and 11 May.  EMF’s End of Semester Screenings on 16 and 17 May.  And the 25th Anniversary of … Continue reading

APRIL MUSIC & ART

Mid-April at TU features Mozart’s The Magic Flute (on May 11 and 12 in Stephens Hall), the Undergraduate Juried Student Art Exhibition (April 18-May 10 in the Center for the Arts Gallery), and numerous other musical performances, including the New Music Ensemble, the TU Symphonic Band, and TU Jazz Faculty Ensemble.  Please join us!  For … Continue reading

February Kick-Off

Welcome to the Spring 2014 semester!  Events start this weekend (February 1) with Saturday Night Anime — Wolf Children will be screened in Van Bokkelen Hall Cinema at 7PM; admission is free.  We  continue with a Pro Musica Rara concert on Sunday 2 February at 3:30 in the Center for the Arts Recital Hall.  The following … Continue reading

January Break

COFAC will begin its Spring 2014 programing in late January with its 4th annual TU Jazz Festival.  On Friday, January 17, at 7 p.m. we will present Yamaha recording artist and featured festival guest artist, Denis DiBlasio, performing with our own exceptional TU Jazz Faculty.  On Saturday, January 18, at 7 p.m. we will present the U.S. Army Field Band Jazz Ambassadors. … Continue reading