Inaugural UCF Celebrates the Arts Finishes Strong, Looks to 2016 Festival

Inaugural UCF Celebrates the Arts Finishes Strong, Looks to 2016 Festival

After 35 performances and ongoing exhibits over six days, the curtain came down on the inaugural UCF Celebrates the Arts 2015 with high hopes for next year. “The celebration was designed to showcase the work of the University of Central Florida and its partners — and, boy, did it,” Orlando Sentinel arts writer Matt Palm […]

  • Memorial Service for Sam Rohdie

     A memorial service for film professor Sam Rohdie, who died April 3, will be held Thursday, April 23, in the Nicholson School of Communication. Rohdie, who was 75, taught at UCF since 2003 and was widely published in academic film journals and books. He previously was chair of film studies at The Queens University of […]

  • Calling All Creative UCF Students

    The Office of Diversity and Inclusion invites all UCF students to share their creative sides with the UCF family and select Central Florida organizations by submitting an entry in the Diversity Week Student Poster Contest. To participate, visit ODI’s website at: www.diversity.ucf.edu for complete details and to download an application. The first place winner will be […]

  • UCF Professor to Perform with 3-D Printed Instruments in N.Y.

    UCF professor Scott F. Hall will combine music and the emerging world of 3-D printing Friday night when he performs on some unconventional instruments at the 3D Print Design Show in New York. Hall and a senior art student will perform on 3-D printed instruments ranging from the lute-shaped “monobaribasitar” to the sharply angled “piezoelectric […]


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  • Graduate to be Panelist in Florida Film Festival Forum

    Christopher Kyle Walker, a UCF film graduate whose latest documentary premiered at the Sundance Film Festival in January and played this week at the Florida Film Festival in Maitland, will be part of an invited filmmakers’ panel Thursday. Walker will be part of the panel “Making Meaning: Films that Change the World” at 11 a.m. at […]

  • UCF Celebrates the Arts to Serve Up 6 Days of Performances, Displays

    University of Central Florida students and faculty members are well-known for their performing and visual arts accomplishments, but never have all the diverse sights and sounds been showcased in one place – until now. The inaugural UCF Celebrates the Arts 2015 festival will kick off Friday, April 10, and run through Wednesday, April 15, at […]

  • Theatre, Dance Add Energy to UCF Celebrates the Arts Festival

    Theatre UCF will present two showcases as part of the weeklong UCF Celebrates the Arts 2015 at the Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts. The two events highlight the work that the theatre and dance students have been doing in their classes for the past year. The Theatre UCF Showcase will have performances on Saturday, April […]

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Flying Horse Editions

Theo Lotz, the Flying Horse Editions director, talks about the different aspects of the program and how it fits into the greater university.