Tag Archives: Arts

TROY students, faculty returning to Italy for art festival

June 4, 2018
By Greg Phillips

A group of Troy University students and faculty members will soon depart for Italy to hone their crafts among an international audience.

The group, which includes theatre, dance and music students and faculty, will participate in the second annual Danza in Arte a Pietrasanta (DAP) Festival in Pietrasanta, Italy, which takes place June 17-30.

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Summer Spotlight leaves its mark on kids interested in the arts

July 20, 2017
By Greg Phillips

Mary Stoltze was part of the first group of kids to take part in Troy University’s Summer Spotlight on Creative Drama nine years ago.

Now a year past the cutoff age for inclusion, she’s back to help a new generation of kids explore their creative sides.

“I was really shy as a kid, and it…

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First Lady Janice Hawkins appointed to Shakespeare Festival board

February 7, 2017
By Clif Lusk

Troy University First Lady Janice Hawkins’ appointment to the board of directors of the Alabama Shakespeare Festival may serve as a starting point for a closer relationship between the University and one of the state’s leading arts organizations.

“Of course, my first priority is to help ensure ASF remains the foremost theater of its kind…

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