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FAU Calendar of Events for the Week of September 27, 2010
BOCA RATON, FL (September 27, 2010) – Florida Atlantic University will host the following events:
FAU’s Department of Visual Arts and Art History Presents the Fine Arts Festival
The free event will take place on Saturday, October 9 and Sunday, October 10, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. in the Performing Arts Complex on FAU’s Boca Raton campus, 777 Glades Road.
The art and design work of FAU students, as well as some of South Florida’s finest professional artists, will be on exhibit and for sale, with prices ranging from $10 to $10,000. There will also be artist lectures and tours of the FAU visual arts area. Food and beverages will be for sale.
FAU’s Department of Music Presents the Duo Turgeon with Two Pianos – One Passion
The free event (donations suggested) will take place on Saturday, October 9, at 7:30 p.m. in the University Theatre on FAU’s Boca Raton campus, 777 Glades Road.
Ed Turgeon and Anne Louise-Turgeon make up this piano duo.
FAU’s Department of Music Presents the Symphony Orchestra with From the New World
The free event (donations suggested) will take place on Sunday, October 10, at 3 p.m. in the University Theatre on FAU’s Boca Raton campus, 777 Glades Road.
Laura Joella conducts the FAU Symphony Orchestra with guest Paul Green, clarinet. Program includes works by Tchaikovsky, von Weber and Dvorak.
About Florida Atlantic University:
Florida Atlantic University opened its doors in 1964 as the fifth public university in Florida. Today, the University serves more than 28,000 undergraduate and graduate students on seven campuses and sites. Building on its rich tradition as a teaching university, with a world-class faculty, FAU hosts 10 colleges: the Dorothy F. Schmidt College of Arts & Letters, the College of Business, the College for Design and Social Inquiry, the College of Education, the College of Engineering & Computer Science, the Graduate College, the Harriet L. Wilkes Honors College, the Charles E. Schmidt College of Medicine, the Christine E. Lynn College of Nursing and the Charles E. Schmidt College of Science. For more information, visit www.fau.edu.