Two upcoming performances of the play “Kindertransport,” one in Fairmont and one in Charleston, will help showcase the talent of Fairmont State University students to a statewide audience.
Animator and cartoonist Gary Leib has been named as the 2011 Artist-in-Residence at Fairmont State University. Leib will present a public lecture at 11 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 3, in Multi-Media Room A of the Ruth Ann Musick Library. An opening reception for the artist’s exhibit in Brooks Gallery of Wallman Hall is planned for 7-9 p.m. that evening, and Leib will also speak about his work at that event.
An exhibit by Fairmont State University Art Department faculty member Jeff Hindal titled “Salad Days Redux” will open in Wallman Hall’s Brooks Gallery on Tuesday, Jan. 18.
Through Jan. 30, 2011, Fairmont State University’s Community Music Program for Children and Adults will be accepting spring 2011 registration for private lessons on the main campus in Fairmont and at the Gaston Caperton Center, 501 W. Main St., Clarksburg.
The Wallman Hall stage will welcome some beloved cartoon characters in January. The Fairmont State University School of Fine Arts Town & Gown Youth Company presents “You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown” at 7:30 p.m. Jan. 21 and 22, at 2 p.m. Jan. 23 and at 7:30 p.m. Jan. 27, 28 and 29.
The Fairmont State University School of Fine Arts is presenting a variety of upcoming musical events, which are free and open to the public.
The classic tale "Cinderella" is coming to Wallman Hall when the Fairmont State University School of Fine Arts and Town & Gown Players present the musical in November.
For three Fairmont State University theatre majors, weeks of research and rehearsal will culminate in the two evenings of performance and their directorial debut. Also at stake is an opportunity to direct on the main stage of Wallman Hall in the spring.