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Ohio Wesleyan University Announces 2011-2012 Performing Arts Series

Last Updated September 26, 2011

DELAWARE, OH – Ohio Wesleyan University’s 2011-2012 Performing Arts Series featuring a variety of professional, guest artists performing early folk music, Mediterranean faith-based music, contemporary dance, and poetry readings:
  • 8 p.m. Sept. 3 – The Inlet Dance Theatre, an innovative contemporary dance company from Cleveland, performs on the Main Stage in Chappelear Drama Center, 45 Rowland Ave.
  • 8 p.m. Nov. 11 – The Norman Greenberg Duo – dynamic performers of traditional and early music using fiddles, flutes, violins, vielles, pipes, keyboards, and voice, performs in Jemison Auditorium in Sanborn Hall, 23 Elizabeth St.
  • 8 p.m. Feb. 3, 2012 – The Rose Ensemble performs “Land of Three Faiths: Music of Mediterranean Jews, Christians and Muslims,” in Gray Chapel in University Hall, 61 S. Sandusky St. This event is co-sponsored with the OWU Department of Religion.
  • 8 p.m. Feb. 10, 2012 – Actor Anthony Zerbe presents the poetry of E.E. Cummings, in Chappelear Drama Center, 45 Rowland Ave.

Tickets for all Ohio Wesleyan Performing Arts Series events are $20 for general admission; $5 for non-OWU students and senior citizens; and free for OWU students and employees. Tickets may be reserved by emailing paseries@owu.edu or calling (740) 368-3629.

Ohio Wesleyan University is one of the nation’s premier small, private universities, with more than 90 undergraduate majors, sequences, and courses of study, and 23 NCAA Division III varsity sports. Located in Delaware, Ohio, just minutes north of Ohio’s capital and largest city, Columbus, the university combines a globally focused curriculum with off-campus learning and leadership opportunities that translate classroom theory into real-world practice. OWU’s close-knit community of 1,850 students represents 45 states and 52 countries. Ohio Wesleyan was named to the 2010 President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll with distinction, is featured in the book “Colleges That Change Lives,” and is included on the “best colleges” lists of U.S. News & World Report and The Princeton Review. Learn more at www.owu.edu.