Fine Arts News

MVC to Host Jazz Festival
Posted January 12, 2015

Marshall, Mo. (January 12, 2015) —  Missouri Valley College will host a Jazz Festival from 12:30-5 p.m., January 17 in the Eckilson-Mabee Theatre. The Festival will feature area junior high and high school jazz bands and a jazz improvisation clinic. Groups from Grandview High School and Middle School, Grandview, Mo... Read More

Morris Gallery of Art Hosts New Exhibit Open House & Holiday Party
Posted November 21, 2014

The Morris Gallery of Contemporary Art will host a new exhibit open house and holiday cocktail party from 4:30-5:30 p.m. on Dec. 3 in the Gallery on the MVC Campus. “Songs of the Prairie” by Artist Allan Chow opened in the Morris Gallery on Nov. 11 and will run through January 25, 2015. Dancing between Impressionism and Expressionism, Chow’s series of prairie paintings acknowledges the world that once thrived and all efforts protecting the majestic tallgrass prairie that struggles to exist in today’s modern civilization... Read More

MVC Fine Arts Division Presents Annual Christmas Show
Posted November 7, 2014

The Missouri Valley College Division of Fine Arts presents its annual Celebration of Christmas Holiday Show at 7:30 p.m. nightly, Nov. 20-22 in the  Eckilson-Mabee Theatre, on the MVC Campus. More than fifty MVC students will be participating in the annual show, which features Valley Connection Show Choir, MVC Concert Choir, Valley Voices, MVC Instrumental Ensemble and the MVC Repertory Dance Ensemble... Read More

The Flatliners Do Something Sketchy
Posted October 29, 2014

Media Relations Contacts: April DeGraff, director of marketing & public relations, 660.831.4172, Harold Hynick, associate professor of theatre, 660.831.4052,       The Missouri Valley College improv troupe, the Flatliners, will present “The Flatliners Do Something Sketchy,” at 7:30 p... Read More

Listen Here for Information about Upcoming Fine Arts Events
Posted October 3, 2014

Missouri Valley College theatre kicks off their fall season next week with a production of “Once on This Island.”  For more information about the Fine Arts department including upcoming events and audition information listen to this radio spot light with Diana Malan, chair of the theatre, music and dance department... Read More

MVC Fine Arts Division Presents Fall Production
Posted October 2, 2014

The Missouri Valley College fine arts division will present “Once on This Island,” an Olivier Award-winning musical  created by the award-winning songwriting team of Lynn Ahrens and Stephen Flaherty. Performances begin at 7:30 p.m. nightly, Oct. 8-11 in the Eckilson-Mabee Theatre. “Once on This Island” is a highly theatrical Caribbean adaptation of the popular fairy tale, “The Little Mermaid... Read More

Summer Performing Arts Camp
Posted May 13, 2014

The Missouri Valley College Division of Fine Arts announces the 2014 Summer Performing Arts Camp.  This summer the camp will offer classes to students who have completed grades 3-12 in acting, dance, and musical theatre.  The camp will run from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. June 16th – 20th and will culminate in a performance showcase at 7 p... Read More

MVC Art Student to Host Senior Art Show
Posted April 29, 2014

MVC Senior Dakota Day-Herrell, of the College’s visual arts department, will host a solo art exhibition entitled “The Silent Strength.” The show, located in Baity Hall’s Vern Nestor Gallery, will be on display April 29- May 3.    An opening reception for the collection will be held from 5-8 p... Read More

Theatre Students Present an Evening of Student Directed Plays
Posted April 28, 2014

  Media Relations Contacts: Harold Hynick, assistant professor of theatre; (660) 831-4055;   Marshall, Mo. (April 28, 2014) — The Missouri Valley College Division of Fine Arts presents “The Ives Have It,” an assortment of four, short, one-act plays, written by American Playwright David Ives at 7:30 p... Read More

MVC Fine Arts Division Presents Spring Production
Posted March 19, 2014

  Media Relations Contacts: Harold Hynick, assistant professor of theatre; (660) 831-6025;   April DeGraff, marketing/media relations director; (660) 831-4172;   MVC FINE ARTS DIVISION PRESENTS SPRING PRODUCTION Production set for March 26-29 in the Eckilson-Mabee Theatre   Marshall, Mo... Read More