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Fall Arts Highlights


Oct. 25, 26
How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying
This Pulitzer Prize-winning musical classic is a hilarious and tuneful satire of sex and big business. Following the advice of a self-help book, an ambitious window washer becomes chair(wo)man of the board!


Nov. 1 – 3
Considering Matthew Shepard
A haunting oratorio honoring Matthew Shepard, an openly gay university student whose death gave life to a movement. Related Nov. 2 colloqium: Creativity & Innovation for Social Healing & Restorative Justice.


Nov. 8, 9
A fun, fast-moving concert of brand new works by five emerging choreographers. These works-in-process draw from a variety of forms and genres, including contemporary dance and jazz dance.

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