• Curriculum based, faculty selected

    The Spectrum Series features visual, literary and performing artists chosen by the university arts faculty. With an emphasis on  academic and curriculum-based events and activities, Spectrum has been providing events for free or little cost to arts patrons for more than 20 years.  The Spectrum faculty are: Dr. Kevin Ewert,  Ms. Anna Lemnitzer, Dr. Joshua Groffman and Dr. Nancy McCabe.



    The Division of Communication and the Arts presents  

    Waiting for Lefty 
    Written by Clifford Odets 
    Directed by Dr. Kevin Ewert 
    November 16-18 / 7:30pm and November 19 / 2pm 
    Studio Theater, Blaisdell Hall 
    $6 General / $2 Students  

    Spring Student Production – original devised piece TBD 
    April 2018 
    $6 General / $2 Student

    Tori Murden McClure, Speaker 
    Tuesday, September 19, 2017 / 7:30pm Free
    Bromeley Family Theater, Blaisdell Hall

    The event is co-sponsored by Spectrum, Freshman Seminar,
    the Writing Program, the Composition Program,
    and the Gender, Sexuality and Women’s Studies program.  

    Baily’s Beads Annual Literary Magazine Celebration 
    January 24, 2018 / 7:30pm  Free
    Mukaiyama University Room, Frame-Westerberg Commons 

    Nnedi Okorafor, Author  
    March 19, 2018 / 7:30pm  Free
    Bromeley Family Theater, Blaisdell Hall 

    Okorafor’s women’s history month visit and talk is co-sponsored by Spectrum,
    the writing program, and the Gender, Sexuality and Women’s Studies program. 





    Samila Sosic - Between the Line and the Mind 
    Friday, September 8 – Monday, October 2, 2017
    Opening Reception, Friday, September 8 / Noon
    KOA Art Gallery, Blaisdell Hall 

    The Fluidity of Gender: Sculpture by Linda Stein 
    Friday, October 13 – Monday, November 13, 2017 
    Opening Reception, Friday, October 13, 2017 / Noon 
    KOA Art Gallery, Blaisdell Hall 


    Amy Gaberseck  - Interdisciplinary Arts Capstone:
    Creative Writing and Visual Art Exhibition 
    Monday, November 20 – Friday, December 8, 2017 
    Opening Reception and Book Signing, Monday, December 4, 2017 / Noon 
    KOA Art Gallery, Blaisdell Hall  

    Explore the World of Virtual Reality 
    Friday, January 12 – Friday, January 26, 2018 
    Opening Reception, Friday, January 12, 2018 / Noon 
    KOA Art Gallery, Blaisdell Hall 

    Assemblages by Gerald Mead: A 25-Year Survey
    Friday, February 9 – Thursday, March 15, 2018
    Opening Reception, Friday, February 9, 2018 / 7pm
    KOA Art Gallery, Blaisdell Hall
    Artist Workshop: TBD

    Celebration of the Arts: New Genres Art Exhibition and Open Mic
    April 13 – April 26, 2018
    Opening Reception, April 13 / 7:30pm
    KOA Art Gallery, Blaisdell Hall 

    Lucy Dhegrae, Vocal Performance 
    Wednesday, November 1, 2017 / Noon Free
    Studio Theater, Blaisdell Hall   

    Peregrine Road, Musical Duo 
    Friday, January 26, 2018 / Noon  Free
    KOA Speer Electronics Lobby, Blaisdell Hall

    Samite, Musician 
    Thursday, February 8, 2018 / Noon  Free
    Studio Theater, Blaisdell Hall 

    Vocal Arts Ensemble Concerts  
    Directed by Dr. Joshua Groffman 
    Holiday Concert, Tuesday, December 5, 2017 / Noon  Free
    Spring Concert, Thursday, April 12, 2018 / Noon Free
    Studio Theater | Blaisdell Hall