LMU played host to the prestigious African Theatre Association conference at the end of July, bringing hundreds of scholars and performers to campus to exchange ideas about developments in African theatre and view performances. This was the first time the conference has been hosted in North America, said Kevin Wetmore, professor of theatre arts at […]
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Loyola Marymount University and the Bill T. Jones/Arnie Zane Dance Company are launching a four-year partnership that will bring the works and philosophy of the renowned dancer and choreographer to a West Coast university for the first time. “This partnership represents an incredible opportunity for the students in our Dance Program, and is a testament […]
The College of Communication and Fine Arts at Loyola Marymount University will host the Korean musical group, Molgae (pronounced mōl-gay) on December 10th in Murphy Recital Hall at 8 pm. The event, presented in partnership with the Korea Foundation, is free and open to the public. Molgae is a group of traditional Korean musicians who […]
Who says the San Fernando Valley doesn’t have any culture? Damon Willick, associate professor of Art History at Loyola Marymount, certainly doesn’t. He’s the author of Valley Vista: Art in the San Fernando Valley, ca. 1970-1990 and curator of an exhibition on Valley artists currently on display at Cal State Northridge. His work seeks to […]
Rosalynde Leblanc Loo will use the funding from the award to conduct further research into the work of renowned choreographer Bill T. Jones — in particular, his work “D-Man in the Waters,” created in 1989 about the AIDS crisis.