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Theatre presents “The Eye of the Artist”

April 12, 2016 | Theatre | The Department of Theatre presented “The Eye of the Artist,” a two-part production April 14-16 and 21-23 in the Ulrey Performing Arts Center. Previously known as the Festival of One Acts, the production featured student-organized material from nine directors. According to Assistant Professor of Theatre Britton Lynn, previous shows have been jumbled experiences for audience members because students chose
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Disaster drill held April 6

April 4, 2016 | The University  conducted a disaster drill on April 6 at Stephens residence hall. This year’s exercise included a residence hall fire scenario. Since 2002, the University has coordinated a disaster drill every spring to facilitate a test of its emergency notification system as well as the timeliness of community first responders. The University cooperates with area emergency personnel including Searcy Fire
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Harding presents 43rd annual Spring Sing

March 21, 2016 | Events | Harding presents 43rd annual Spring Sing This weekend, the University will welcome students, alumni and friends to campus for the 43rd annual Spring Sing March 24-26. The ensemble and hosts will guide audiences through pop culture highlights of the 70s and 80s as part of this year’s theme “Retro-bution.” The journey through decades past will be accompanied by diverse
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Spring Sing goes retro

March 8, 2016 | Theatre | On March 24-26, more than 75 percent of students active in social clubs will participate in the 43rd annual Spring Sing show, “Retro-bution.” Dr. Steven Frye has been the director of the production for the last 22 years and has worked alongside his wife, Dottie, to produce the show. “I love working with my wife in theatre, in Spring
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Theatre to present “The King Stag”

February 10, 2016 | Theatre | The University’s theatre department will perform “The King Stag” Feb. 18-20 at 7 p.m. in the Ulrey Performing Arts Center. “The King Stag“ is a comedic love story set in the 1700s. King Deramo, played by junior Patrick Jones, is searching for his bride by interviewing women across the kingdom. King Deramo uses a set of magical skills to
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Harding to present “Singin’ in the Rain”

October 15, 2015 | Theatre Harding will present “Singin’ in the Rain” Oct. 23 and 24 at 8 p.m. as a part of the University’s 91st annual Homecoming weekend. The department of theatre has been working since January to produce the show. The first theatrical performance of “Singin’ in the Rain” was produced in 1983 by playwrights Betty Comden and Adolph Green, composer Nacio Brown,
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Searcy Summer Dinner Theatre to conclude with “The Mousetrap”

July 16, 2015 | Searcy Summer Dinner Theatre will conclude its 33rd season Thursday, July 23 at 6:30 p.m. with Agatha Christie’s “The Mousetrap” in the Ulrey Preforming Arts Center at Harding University. A group of strangers is stranded in a boarding house during a snowstorm, one of whom is a murderer. The suspects include the newly married couple who runs the house, a spinster
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Searcy Summer Dinner Theatre continues with “The 39 Steps”

June 26, 2015  | Theatre Searcy Summer Dinner Theatre will continue its 33rd season Thursday, July 2 at 6:30 p.m. with “The 39 Steps” in the Ulrey Preforming Arts Center at Harding University. “The 39 Steps” features a man with a boring life who meets a woman with a thick accent who says she’s a spy. When he takes her home, she is murdered. Soon,
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Searcy Summer Dinner Theatre 2015 season to kick off June 11

June 9, 2015 | Searcy Summer Dinner Theatre will begin its 33rd season Thursday, June 11 at 6:30 p.m. with “The Game’s Afoot” in the Ulrey Performing Arts Center at Harding University. The season, themed “A Season to Die For,” includes three shows this summer. “The Game’s Afoot” is set in 1936 in Connecticut with William Gillette, who made Sherlock Holmes famous on Broadway. When
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