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May Gallery Opening and Artist Talk Sept. 6: Hyers & Mebane’s ‘EMPIRE’

May Gallery Opening and Artist Talk Sept. 6: Hyers & Mebane’s ‘EMPIRE’

| September 6, 2013 | 0 Comments

The May Gallery exhibit presents a very specific view of America through Martin Hyers and William Mebane’s EMPIRE. An opening reception for the exhibit will be held in the May Gallery Friday, Sept. 6, 5-7 p.m.  Complimentary drinks and hors d’oeuvres will be available. Prior to the opening reception, Mebane will deliver an artist talk […]

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‘The Vanishing Folk Pottery of China’ Exhibit Opens Sept. 13

‘The Vanishing Folk Pottery of China’ Exhibit Opens Sept. 13

| September 4, 2013 | 0 Comments

“The Vanishing Folk Pottery of China,” featuring works of Minyao contemporary Chinese folk pottery, will open with a public reception on Friday, Sept. 13, from 6 – 8 p.m. at The Cecille R. Hunt Gallery at Webster University. The work, from the collection of Marie Woo, and John and Susanne Stephenson, will be presented by […]

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Broadway, Film Star Nathan Lee Graham ’91 Returns to Webster for Rep’s ‘Cabaret’

Broadway, Film Star Nathan Lee Graham ’91 Returns to Webster for Rep’s ‘Cabaret’

| August 30, 2013 | 0 Comments

Nathan Lee Graham ’91 has had a career that Conservatory dream of – he’s walked the catwalk with Will Ferrell, he’s visited Alabama with Reese Witherspoon, he’s performed in a drag show in the remote Australian desert, and he’s helped Lisa Kudrow with her comeback. The native St. Louisan is back on campus now, and […]

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Film Series July 19-21: Les Blank Covers Herzog’s ‘Burden’

Film Series July 19-21: Les Blank Covers Herzog’s ‘Burden’

| July 19, 2013 | 0 Comments

This weekend the Webster University Film Series continues its “Gospel According to Les Blank” series with Burden of Dreams. For nearly five years, acclaimed German filmmaker Werner Herzog desperately tried to complete one of the most ambitious and difficult films of his career, Fitzcarraldo, the story of one man’s attempt to build an opera house […]

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Summer Jazz Camp Features Two Free Concerts July 9, 12

Summer Jazz Camp Features Two Free Concerts July 9, 12

| June 27, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Department of Music Jazz Camp takes place on the St. Louis campus July 8-12. As part of the week’s activities there are two evening concerts that are free and open to the public: Faculty Jazz Ensemble – Tuesday, July 9, 7 p.m., Thompson Music Building Recital Hall Final Gala Concert, featuring nine student jazz […]

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Film Series Explores the Israeli/Palestinian Conflict; ‘Barriers’ Screens June 17

Film Series Explores the Israeli/Palestinian Conflict; ‘Barriers’ Screens June 17

| June 12, 2013 | 0 Comments

Webster University School of Communications is partnering with the Barbara and Michael Newmark Institute for Human Relations of the Jewish Community Relations Council (JCRC), and the Jewish Community Center’s (JCC) Jewish Film Society to present four movies that explore various aspects of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. Barriers, a short film that examines the complexities behind the […]

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Spring Snapshots: Sun Shines on the Trova Gates

Spring Snapshots: Sun Shines on the Trova Gates

| May 3, 2013 | 0 Comments

Since December, pedestrians on the home campus in Webster Groves have experienced the result of the renovation of the Webster Hall courtyard, completed over winter break back when temperatures were cold and snow was frequent. Now with the days turning warmer and longer, a signature feature of the courtyard is getting more moments in the […]

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Bachelor of Arts Student Exhibit Opens April 26

Bachelor of Arts Student Exhibit Opens April 26

| April 25, 2013 | 0 Comments

The opening reception for the Webster University Bachelor of Arts Student Exhibit “Boom” is Friday, April 26, 6 – 8 p.m., in the Cecille R. Hunt Gallery located in the Visual Arts Studio at 8342 Big Bend Blvd. The exhibit will feature works by: Kate Barkman, Shonda Bolar, Do-Lisa Butler, Andrea Caldwell, Drew Etzkorn, Rachell […]

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Film Series April 12-14: Reverie of Youth in ‘Pavilion’

Film Series April 12-14: Reverie of Youth in ‘Pavilion’

| April 11, 2013 | 0 Comments

This weekend the Webster University Film Series presents Pavilion, Tim Sutton’s 2012 debut feature film. Likened to films by Gus Van Sant and Pedro Costa, Pavilion follows a laconic teenager (Max) who moves from an idyllic lakeside town to his father’s home in arid suburban Arizona. With mesmerizing imagery of hot summer bike rides and […]

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Webster Hosts Events April 4-5 for 2013 St. Louis Humanities Festival

Webster Hosts Events April 4-5 for 2013 St. Louis Humanities Festival

| March 29, 2013 | 0 Comments

In conjunction with the 2013 Greater St. Louis Humanities Festival, Webster University’s College of Arts & Sciences will sponsor the film Double Indemnity at 7:30 p.m., Thursday, April 4, in the Winifred Moore Auditorium at 470 E. Lockwood Ave., Webster Groves, Mo. 63119. Scott Phillips, celebrated crime novelist, will introduce the film and answer questions […]

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