Love jazz? On , SAMC’s top jazz musicians pack out the loft of the music building, turn down the lights, and fill the room with infectious grooves and rhythms. Works include Dave Brubeck’s imaginative arrangement of Blue Rondo Alla Turk; Chick Corea’s rhythmically fancy Latin piece, Spain; and Freddie Hubbard’s bass-driven Red Clay. Third-year student and talented bassist Mat Kim debuts his new composition, Jazzhead.
Can nonfiction writing be creative? You bet it can. On , witness personal stories come to life in this intimate literary evening from SAMC Media + Communication. Upper-level writing students read a series of new, thought-provoking short pieces to showcase the infinite variety of narrative nonfiction. Lovers of literature are invited to gather with these talented young authors and storytellers for readings, reflection, and refreshments.
24 HOUR THEATRE
How long does it take to make a play? Can it be done ? These short and funny plays are written, cast, rehearsed and performed…all in one overnight, caffeine-fueled adventure. Witness the outrageous results on the TWU stage, .
Calling all film buffs! Be the first the see the latest shorts from up-and-coming filmmakers on at Cinergy, TWU’s annual student film festival. The lineup includes drama, experimental, and screwball comedy, with something for every movie lover. Films are adjudicated by a panel of top Vancouver film industry professionals – be sure to cast your vote in the Audience Choice award.
TWU’s Festival of the Arts, Media + Culture is sponsored in part by Long & McQuade, and runs . Visit www.twu.ca/samc for ticket and event info.
EVENTS AT A GLANCE:
| Instrumental Hall, Music Building
Thursday, April 14
| Alumni Hall, Reimer Student Centre
24 Hour Theatre
Saturday, April 16
| Freedom Hall, Robert N. Thompson Building
Monday, April 18
| Northwest Building Auditorium