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Arts & Culture Events

April 2018

Wednesday, April 4

Culture at Work: The Arts and Humanities in Today's Workforce

Culture At Work: The Arts And Humanities In Today’s Workforce is an opportunity for students in the Dorothy F. Schmidt College of Arts and Letters to learn...

The Tournees Festival- New French Films on Campus: Presenting "La Belle Et La Bete (Beauty and the Beast)"

The Tournees Festival- New French Films on Campus La Belle Et La Bete (Beauty and the Beast) Introduced by Dr. Marcella Munson, FAU (LLCL) When the...

Thursday, April 5

Be Here Now by Deborah Zoe Laufer

When life just seems too difficult to face, how far are we willing to go for love and happiness and to create meaning in our lives? Two lost souls come...

Brazilian Film Series: O Quatrilho

A monthly Brazilian cinema series consisting of films of recognized cultural, artistic, and social value, each one representative of one of the five regions...

Poet Bob Hicok

Hicok is recipient of 8 Pushcart Prizes, a Guggenheim and two NEA Fellowships.

Friday, April 6

Saturday, April 7

CANCELLED: Student Piano Gala

FAU’s Piano Department students perform a delightful program in solo and chamber settings. Great piano literature will make you realize that the grand piano...

Sunday, April 8

Our Search For Meaning: A Special Lecture with Barb Schmidt

Our Search for Meaning: Mindfullness= Choice= Happiness A special lecture with Barb Schmidt, Founder of Peaceful Mind Peaceful Life Life can be difficult,...

Percussion Ensemble

Chamber music at its most exciting! Directed by Matt Nichols, the Concert Percussion Ensemble performs dramatic works for massed percussion.

Chamber Winds Music for Friends

Chamber ensembles of all sizes and instruments come together in an evening celebrating music for small groups from the past 400 years!

Tuesday, April 10

Reading and Book Signing with P. Scott Cunningham

Cunningham is a poiet, translator, essayist and community organier. He is the autorh of Ya Te Veo.

Wednesday, April 11

The Tournees Festival- New French Films on Campus: Presenting "Ni Le Ciel Ni La Terre (Neither Heaven nor Earth)"

The Tournees Festival- New French Films on Campus Ni Le Ciel Ni La Terre (Neither Heaven nor Earth) Introduced by Dr. Roderick Cooke, FAU, (LLCL) When...

Symphony Band

Conducted by Anthony Messina, this concert will have something for everyone, featuring a wide variety of exciting musical selections from the standard band...

Thursday, April 12

Master of Fine Arts Thesis Exhibition

The Department of Visual Arts and Art History graduate program in studio art is a three-year program resulting in a Master of Fine Arts degree. This year’s...

Jazz Band "Seasons of Change"

“Seasons of Change”- Traditional meets Contemporary jazz classics. Directed by Courtney D. Jones, FAU’s new Assistant Professor of Music.

Friday, April 13

The Middle East: A General’s View with Ernest C. Audino Brigadier General, US Army (Ret)

Retired U.S. Army General Ernest C. Audino will provide an overview of the security situations in Syria and Iraq based on personal insights from his own...

The Merry Wives of Windsor by William Shakespeare

Directed by Lynn McNutt. The Merry Wives of Windsor features one of Shakespeare’s best loved comic characters, Sir John Falstaff, the loud, foolish, blowhard...

Wind Ensemble Wine Dark Sea

Exemplifying the intense research focus of Florida Atlantic, the renowned FAU Wind Ensemble continues its tradition of excellence and innovation with five...

Saturday, April 14

Choral Ensembles

Conducted by Patricia P. Fleitas and Stacie Lee Rossow, FAU’s Chamber Singers, Women’s Chorus and ¡Cantemos! present an eclectic program of sacred and...

Sunday, April 15

CANCELLED: Classical Guitar Society

The Florida Atlantic University Classical Guitar Society, directed by Ken Keaton, will present a beautiful performance of works for classical guitar solos...

Thursday, April 19

Spring Bachelor of Fine Arts Exhibition

The Bachelor of Fine Arts Exhibition is the culminating project for students majoring in studio arts who earn this degree in the Department of Visual Arts...

University Symphony Orchestra

Conducted by Laura Joella,featuring one of Dvořák’s most acclaimed compositions: Symphony No. 9 in E Minor, Op. 95 “From the New World.” Also featured are...

Saturday, April 28

April 2018