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Arts & Culture Calendar

19Apr2015

Interior Design Senior Exhibition

Year-end exhibit by Interior Design graduating seniors.

20Apr2015

Suzy Fluty, MFA Art Exhibition

Suzy Fluty, MFA thesis art exhibit, Gallery 102

20Apr2015

Guitar Ensembles

Acoustic and electric groups performing with the USU Guitar Ensembles from the department of music.

21Apr2015

ARTsySTEM: The Changing Climates of the Arts and Sciences

This exhibits showcases works of art that share a symbiotic relationship with both the Arts and the...

21Apr2015

The Dorothy and Herbert Vogel Collection: Fifty Works for Fifty States

This exhibit showcases, for the first time, the museum’s prestigious gift from Dorothy and He...

21Apr2015

Chorale & Women's Choir: Earth Day

A special Earth Day concert featuring vocal music by students in the USU Chorale & Women's Choi...

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USU hosts free lectures each semester with guests ranging from Bill Nye the Science Guy, Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia, PostSecret author Frank Warren, and a variety of successful artists and writers.

The Performance Hall

The dean of USU's new Caine College of the Arts is Craig Jessop, USU alum and former conductor of the Mormon Tabernacle Choir, dubbed “America's Choir” by President Ronald Reagan.

The Fry Street Quartet is the region's only professional string quartet in residence. Formerly recipients of the Millennium Grand Prize at the Fischoff National Chamber Music Competition, the group now works as faculty in USU's Music Department in addition to regular performances on campus and international tours.

Each year, Logan offers summer performances by the Utah Festival Opera Company, rotating art exhibits, live performance theaters, a daily summer music series, quarterly community-wide gallery walks, and various festivals throughout the year.

In addition to the numerous traditional movie theaters in Logan, the city also boasts an arts cinema and theater devoted exclusively to showing classic films.

Students can visit one of USU's museums, which always offer free admission. USU's campus in Price, Utah, houses a Prehistoric Museum and an excavation program that has produced 12 new species of dinosaurs.

USU Alum Mark Walton worked as a story artist for Disney on films including Tarzan, The Emperor's New Groove, and Meet the Robinsons. He was also the voice of Rhino in the movie Bolt. Other alumni from USU's arts programs have gone on to sing with the Metropolitan Opera, star in the nationally touring production of Hairspray, and work as an illustrator for magazines including Time, Newsweek, RollingStone, National Geographic, and the New Yorker.