Cast of 200 to Present Oklahoma! at UCF Celebrates the Arts

Cast of 200 to Present Oklahoma! at UCF Celebrates the Arts

Oklahoma!, Rodgers and Hammerstein’s Pulitzer Prize-winning musical telling the love story of cowboy Curly McLain and farm girl Laurey Williams, will open this year’s eight-day UCF Celebrates the Arts with evening performances April 7-8. The production, a collaboration between the UCF music and theatre departments, will be directed by musical theatre coordinator Earl D. Weaver […]

Anthropology Student Seeks Degree to Thank Mom, Dig Up Latin American Roots

Kimberly Batres was too young to remember, but her mother often went hungry. As a single mother living in Guatemala with daughters 7 and 3 years old, Alison Batres earned just enough money working in a family-owned bakery to pay rent and feed her children. Fed up and in search of a better life, she […]

UCF Celebrates the Arts to Return April 7-14 for 3rd Season

UCF Celebrates the Arts – the university’s annual showcase of student and faculty presentations – will return April 7-14 to the Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts in downtown Orlando. The eight days of music, performances and visual displays, which are open to the public for free, will feature a production of the musical […]

Experience FIEA Day to Showcase No. 1 Game-Development Program

For just the second time in its 10-year history, UCF’s Florida Interactive Entertainment Academy will hold Experience FIEA Day on Feb. 10 for prospective students who want to check out the No. 1 graduate game-development program in the world. The open house will include a VIP tour, an opportunity to meet faculty and staff, game […]