Southern Virginia University Professor Robert Stoddard wrote the score and co-wrote the script for a new musical adaptation of “Little Women,” which will take the stage on Friday and Saturday, Nov. 30 and Dec. 1, and the following Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, Dec. 5-7, at 7:30 p.m. in Chandler Hall.
The Southern Virginia University Theatre Program will present Andrew Lloyd Webber’s “Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat” on Friday and Saturday, Sept. 28-29, and the following Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, Oct. 3-5, in Southern Virginia’s Chandler Hall.
The Southern Virginia University Theatre Program will present Tom Jones and Harvey Schmidt’s, “110 in the Shade,” Friday and Saturday, May 25 and 26, and the following weekend, May 31 to June 2, at 7:30 p.m. in Southern Virginia’s Chandler Hall.
Two current students at Southern Virginia University are receiving choral conducting experience that will give them a head start in graduate school and their future careers.
Justin and Heather Hart, experienced musical theatre performers, will give a forum entitled, “Once Upon a Time,” on Friday, Sept. 30, at 11 a.m. in the Stoddard Center at Southern Virginia University.
After he graduates from Southern Virginia University this week, Jesse Houchens will attend a prestigious summer program, serve as an intern on Capitol Hill and begin a top graduate program—bringing with him knowledge and talents gained during his pursuit of a well-balanced life through what he calls, “the A triangle.” “Academics, athletics and the arts; you want to be involved in each of them because it leads to a healthy intellectual life, physical life, and emotional life,” he said. “In the center, though, is the big A: the Atonement. Center your life around Heavenly Father and his Son, partaking in that wonderful deed that He’s done—that’s the concept behind my drive.”
The Southern Virginia University Orchestra and Concert Chorale will present an Easter concert at the Washington D.C. Temple Visitors’ Center on Easter Sunday, April 24, at 6:30 p.m. The public is invited to attend, free of charge.