Calendar of events at Daytona State announced for September 2017
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Aug. 18, 2017) - Daytona State College presents the following calendar of events for September 2017.Events are open to the public and free of charge, unless otherwise noted.
Through Sept. 4
Call for Artists: Fine Arts Gallery Exhibitions
The Daytona State College Fine Art Gallery is seeking art in all mediums for the upcoming fall semester (September 2017 – December 2017). The Gallery is looking for interesting work that uses the unique space in refreshing ways and offers innovative interpretations from individual artists or small artist teams.
Email one PDF saved as LastName_FirstName which contains: resume or CV, 15-20 labeled images of your personal work specifying date, medium and size, and artist statement. Application materials will be accepted digitally via email to Viktoryia_Mcgrath@DaytonaState.edu. Review of applications will begin on Monday, September 4, 2017.
Auditions for Resident Modern Dance Company
The audition will consist of ballet barre and center, modern movement across the floor and learning excerpts from recent repertory. Interested students should come prepared in proper dance attire or comfortable movement-oriented clothing, dance shoes (ballet and jazz) and/or bare feet.
Daytona Beach Campus, Goddard Center for Music and Dance (Bldg. 230), Dance Studio (Rm. 104)
1200 W. International Speedway Blvd.
For more information, contact Kevin Veiga, (386) 506-3183 or Kevin.Veiga@DaytonaState.edu.
Sept. 26, 5-7 p.m. (rescheduled from 9/12)
Open Auditions for A Christmas Carol, by Milton Granger
The operetta style musical will be directed by Samantha Stern, associate professor at Daytona State, with musical direction from Dr. Jean Hickman, associate professor of Choral/Vocal Music. Women, men and children of all ages are invited to audition for this festive production base on the novel by Charles Dickens. Ebenezer Scrooge, an old man transforms his miserly ways after four ghostly visits one Christmas Eve. Participants should prepare a one minute excerpt from a classical musical theater show and bring sheet music and/or CD with instrumentals (a piano accompanist will be available at the audition). In addition, participants should bring a headshot and resume and have their fall/winter schedule handy. Call-backs may be held the same evening and/or later that week. Show dates are Dec. 1-10 (some matinee and evening performances). Rehearsals will be held afternoons and evenings starting sometime in September.
DSC's News-Journal Center
221 N. Beach St., Daytona Beach
For more information about the auditions, call (386) 226-1903 or email Samantha.Stern@DaytonaState.edu.
Sept. 20, 12-1 p.m.
Fall 2017 Studio Arts Brown Bag Lecture Series
Ceramic Demonstration and Workshop
Join the Studio Arts Department for an ongoing series of workshops/demonstrating of fine art courses offered at Daytona State College. During this demonstration we will explore a number of the exciting forming processes involve with the ceramic medium. You will also have an opportunity for hands on experimentation with our stoneware clay. Come get your hands dirty, have some fun, and explore your love of the ARTS! With Associate Professor, Trent Berning.
Daytona Beach Campus, Studio Arts Hall (bldg. 520), Room 109
1200 W. International Speedway Blvd.
For more information, call (386) 506-3669.
MORE: Offering more than 100 certificate, associate and bachelor’s degree programs, Daytona State College has responded to the education and workforce training needs of Volusia and Flagler counties and beyond for more than 50 years. The college enrolls nearly 28,000 students a year at its seven instructional sites, with graduates serving in critical fields including health care, emergency services, business, education, hospitality, engineering, technology and more.
Daytona State has been recognized as a leader in higher education numerous times, consistently by U.S. News & World Report, which ranked the college among the Top Tier Best Online Bachelor’s Programs in the nation in 2017, for the fifth year running. The U.S. Department of Education’s College Affordability and Transparency Center has ranked DSC among the top 50 most affordable public four-year institutions in the country, with less than half the tuition of the national average. Community College Week, a leading publication in higher education, annually continues to feature the college in its list of Top 100 Associate Degree Producers. And for three years in a row, U.S. News & World Report has ranked DSC among its Top Online Bachelor’s Programs for Veterans.
For enrollment information, visit Admissions’ Frequently Asked Questions page.
Laurie White, Laurie.White@DaytonaState.edu, (386) 506-4499
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