• Sep. 1The Barkley Marathons

    The Barkley Marathons

    • Fri., Sep. 1, 7:00 p.m., The Cole Art Center @ The Old Opera House

    Presented by the School of Art


    The Stephen F. Austin State University School of Art and the Friends of the Visual Arts will present a free, one-night screening of “The Barkley Marathons: The Race That Eats Its Young” at 7 p.m. Friday, Sept. 1, in The Cole Art Center @ The Old Opera House in downtown Nacogdoches. The documentary, directed by Annika Iltis and Timothy James Kane, is about a cult-like race in Tennessee with an ever-changing and unmarked course that tempts people from around the world to test their limits of physical and mental endurance. The Cole Art Center is located at 329 E. Main St. For more information, call (936) 468-1131.

  • Sep. 8European Vacation: Alazan Piano Trio

    European Vacation: Alazan Piano Trio

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    • Fri., Sep. 8, 7:30 p.m., Cole Concert Hall

    Presented by the School of Music (Calliope Concert Series)

    The Alazan Trio at Stephen F Austin State University will perform romantic piano trios when the faculty ensemble presents a recital at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Sept. 8, in Cole Concert Hall on the SFA campus. Comprised of School of Music faculty members Jennifer Dalmas, violin; Evgeni Raychev, cello; and Ron Petti, piano, the trio will perform the music of German composers Clara Schumann and Johannes Brahms. Tickets are $8 for adults, $6 for seniors and $3 for students and youth. For tickets or more information, call the SFA Fine Arts Box Office at (936) 468-6407 or visit www.finearts.sfasu.edu.

    Single tickets: $8 for adult, $6 for senior, $3 for student. Purchase tickets online or by phone: 888.240.ARTS (936.468.6407).
  • Sep. 11Sean Hamilton

    Sean Hamilton

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    • Mon., Sep. 11, 7:30 p.m., Cole Concert Hall

    Presented by the School of Music (Calliope Concert Series)

    Percussionist and composer Sean Hamilton will perform at 7:30 p.m. Monday, Sept. 11, in Cole Concert Hall on the Stephen F. Austin State University campus as part of the School of Music’s Calliope Concert Series. The program is entitled “LOCI” and is comprised of a single evening-length composition for solo drum set and electronics. Tickets are $8 for adults, $6 for seniors and $3 for students and youth. For tickets or more information, call the SFA Fine Arts Box Office at (936) 468-6407 or visit www.finearts.sfasu.edu.

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    Single tickets: $8 for adult, $6 for senior, $3 for student. Purchase tickets online or by phone: 888.240.ARTS (936.468.6407).
  • Sep. 14–Oct. 21SFA School of Art Annual Faculty Exhibition

    SFA School of Art Annual Faculty Exhibition

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    • Thu., Sep. 14–Sat., Oct. 21, The Cole Art Center @ The Old Opera House

    Presented by the School of Art (The Gallery Series)

    Stephen F. Austin State University’s Annual School of Art Faculty Exhibition will open with a reception from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 14, in The Cole Art Center @ The Old Opera House in downtown Nacogdoches. This year’s featured faculty artist is Bill Nieberding, assistant professor in the School of Art, who will present an exhibition of his photography. Nieberding’s exhibition will show in Reavley Gallery, and the faculty exhibition will be in Ledbetter Gallery. Admission to the exhibition, which is sponsored in part by the Friends of the Visual Arts and Nacogdoches Junior Forum, is free. For more information, call (936) 468-1131.

  • Sep. 14–Oct. 21Featured Faculty Exhibition, Bill Nieberding

    Featured Faculty Exhibition, Bill Nieberding

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    • Thu., Sep. 14–Sat., Oct. 21, The Cole Art Center @ The Old Opera House

    Presented by the School of Art (The Gallery Series)

    Stephen F. Austin State University’s Annual School of Art Faculty Exhibition will open with a reception from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 14, in The Cole Art Center @ The Old Opera House in downtown Nacogdoches. This year’s featured faculty artist is Bill Nieberding, assistant professor in the School of Art, who will present an exhibition of his photography. Nieberding’s exhibition will show in Reavley Gallery, and the faculty exhibition will be in Ledbetter Gallery. Admission to the exhibition, which is sponsored in part by the Friends of the Visual Arts and Nacogdoches Junior Forum, is free. For more information, call (936) 468-1131.

  • Sep. 14–Nov. 10Fragmentation: The Lithographs of Wayne Kimball

    Fragmentation: The Lithographs of Wayne Kimball

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    • Thu., Sep. 14–Fri., Nov. 10, Griffith Gallery

    Presented by the School of Art (The Gallery Series)

    “Fragmentation: The Lithographs of Wayne Kimball” will open Thursday, Sept. 14, in Griffith Gallery on the Stephen F. Austin State University campus. The exhibition features finely detailed lithographs on paper. A reception with the artist is scheduled for 5-6 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 5. Admission to the exhibition, which is sponsored in part by the SFA School of Art, Friends of the Visual Arts and Nacogdoches Junior Forum, is free. For more information, call (936) 468-1131.

  • Sep. 14Taylor 2

    Taylor 2

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    • Thu., Sep. 14, 7:30 p.m., W.M. Turner Auditorium

    Presented by the College of Fine Arts (The University Series)

    A younger sibling to the Paul Taylor Dance Company, Taylor 2 brings the work of the modern dance world’s leading choreographer to life on Turner Stage. This spectacularly warm, gracious and daring dance company yields a more intimate creation that delivers the same emotional knockout that Paul Taylor has become known for worldwide. Critics and audiences cheer as Taylor 2 introduces the athleticism, humor and range of emotions found in his work.


    For tickets or more information call (936) 468-6407 or (888) 240-ARTS.

    Single tickets: $25 for adult, $20 for senior, $10 for student/child (SFA students $3 with valid ID). Purchase tickets online or by phone: 888.240.ARTS (936.468.6407).
  • Sep. 21Pi Kappa Lambda Faculty Showcase

    Pi Kappa Lambda Faculty Showcase

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    • Thu., Sep. 21, 7:30 p.m., Cole Concert Hall

    Presented by the School of Music (Calliope Concert Series)

    Faculty members of the Stephen F. Austin State University School of Music will be the featured performers during the annual Pi Kappa Lambda Music Faculty Showcase at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 21, in Cole Concert Hall on the SFA campus. Each year, musicians select a wide range of musical styles and perform in a variety of solo and ensemble settings. Concert proceeds will benefit the Pi Kappa Lambda scholarship presented annually to the sophomore music major with the highest grade point average. Tickets are $12 for adults, $8 for seniors and $5 for students. For tickets or more information, visit www.finearts.sfasu.edu or call (936) 468-6407 or (888) 240-ARTS.

    Single tickets: $12 for adult, $8 for senior, $5 for student. Purchase tickets online or by phone: 888.240.ARTS (936.468.6407).
  • Sep. 22–Sep. 23Pitching to the Star

    Pitching to the Star

    • Fri., Sep. 22–Sat., Sep. 23, Downstage Theatre

    Presented by the School of Theatre (Student Productions)

    A one-act play by Donald Marguiles

    Single tickets: $4 for adult/senior/student. Purchase tickets online or by phone: 888.240.ARTS (936.468.6407).
  • Sep. 23McDonald-Lysinger Piano Duo

    McDonald-Lysinger Piano Duo

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    • Sat., Sep. 23, 7:30 p.m., Cole Concert Hall

    Presented by the School of Music (Special Music Events)

    Alex McDonald and Catherine Lysinger. The Orchestral Piano: Virtuosic Transcriptions. Featuring works by Brahms, Stravinsky and Ravel. Free Admission.

  • Sep. 24Winner's Circle

    Winner's Circle

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    • Sun., Sep. 24, 6:00 p.m., Old Tobacco Warehouse

    Presented by the College of Fine Arts

    Fall festival of SFA artists featuring artist spotlights, door prizes, entertainment, hors d'oeuvres and silent auction.
    Recognizing:
    Sarah Jentsch - Cole Dean's Award in Art
    Arjang "RJ" Abrarpour - Sidnell Memorial Dean's Award in Music Education
    Tyler Thormahlen - Ledbetter Dean's Award in Music
    Margaret "Maggie" Strain - Schmidbauer Dean's Award in Theatre
    Dr. Roger Van Horn - Dean's Circle Honoree
    Winners' Circle 2017 is generously sponsored in part by:
    Platinum Partner:
    Cal-Tex Lumber Company, Inc.
    Gold Partner:
    Nacogdoches Medical Center
    Silver Partners:
    First Bank & Trust East Texas
    Suzanne Warlick
    The Daily Sentinel of Nacogdoches
    Regions Bank
    Bronze Partners:
    Nacogdoches Film Festival
    Meadow Ridge Archery and Gun

    $100 Purchase tickets online or by phone: 888.240.ARTS (936.468.6407).
  • Sep. 26Guenther-Petti Duo

    Guenther-Petti Duo

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    • Tue., Sep. 26, 6 p.m., Cole Concert Hall

    Presented by the School of Music (Calliope Concert Series)

    Faculty Recital

    Single tickets: $8 for adult, $6 for senior, $3 for student. Purchase tickets online or by phone: 888.240.ARTS (936.468.6407).
  • Sep. 28Nathan Nabb & Hyun Ji Oh

    Nathan Nabb & Hyun Ji Oh

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    • Thu., Sep. 28, 7:30 p.m., Cole Concert Hall

    Presented by the School of Music (Calliope Concert Series)

    Faculty Saxophone and Piano Recital

    Performing the music of Ravel, Gotkovsky, Biedenbender, and Bizet

    Single tickets: $8 for adult, $6 for senior, $3 for student. Purchase tickets online or by phone: 888.240.ARTS (936.468.6407).
  • Sep. 29Jacquelyn Adams

    Jacquelyn Adams

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    • Fri., Sep. 29, 7:30 p.m., Cole Concert Hall

    Presented by the School of Music (Calliope Concert Series)

    Guest Horn

    Single tickets: $8 for adult, $6 for senior, $3 for student. Purchase tickets online or by phone: 888.240.ARTS (936.468.6407).
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