Springfest 2017 events and activities April 8-13th
¬Ohio University Lancaster Theatre announces its spring production The Fantasticks in the Wagner Theatre. The show runs March 29 - April 2, 2017 with tickets available now.
Alumni & Friends- Please join us 8:30 am, Friday, March 17 at Ohio University Lancaster for an exclusive book discussion and breakfast: Orange is the New Black with special guest appearance by the author, Piper Kerman-Seats are limited
An art exhibition featuring the work of several local artists is on display in the Raymond S. Wilkes Gallery for the Visual Arts at Ohio University Lancaster beginning in March.
The event at Ohio University Lancaster's Wagner Theatre is free and open to the public.
¬Ohio University Lancaster Theatre announces auditions for The Fantasticks in the Wagner Theatre on Monday, December 12, 2016 for the upcoming spring production.
Ohio University Lancaster’s Guitar Club (STRUM) will present a free concert on Wednesday, November 30, 2016, from 2:15 p.m.-3:00 p.m. in the Raymond S. Wilkes Gallery for the Visual Arts.
Ohio University Lancaster Theatre presents "A CHARLIE BROWN CHRISTMAS" December 1 - 4, 2016.
A free film screening of Equal Means Equal sponsored by the women’s, gender, and sexuality studies department will be held at 6:30 p.m., Tuesday, October 11 in the newly-renovated Wagner Theatre at Ohio University Lancaster.
A interview with Langhorne Slim was prominently featured in the Lancaster Eagle Gazette with the artist promising a lively show. Ohio University students will be admitted free with a valid student ID card.
The Covered Bridge Music Series is pleased to present Langhorne Slim & The Law along with opening act, Aubrie Sellers starting at 7 p.m., Saturday September 24, 2016 at Ohio University Lancaster.
"Instaurito," a play by Ohio University Lancaster adjunct professor Robert Cooperman was selected by the New York New Works Festival 2016 in New York City and has advanced to the semi-final round. The next performance is September 22.
An art exhibition featuring the work of local artist Diane Ackers is on display in the Raymond S. Wilkes Gallery for the Visual Arts beginning September 13th. An Artists’ reception will be held Thursday, September 15th from 5 p.m. – 7 p.m.
The Ohio University Lancaster theatre program’s final performance of its run of The Wizard of Oz filled the newly- renovated Wagner Theatre to capacity with a thrilled audience of all ages.
The Lancaster Eagle-Gazette front page article notes that OUL’s theatre production of “’The Wizard of Oz’ wows crowd”
Ohio University Lancaster Theatre will be performing a musical theatre adaptation of the classic film The Wizard of Oz in the recently renovated Wagner Theatre.
Ohio University Lancaster is featuring work from two adjunct art faculty this summer. The art exhibition features the work of OUL adjunct art faculty Chris Eaton and Trisha Clifford Sprouse
Kids in College at Ohio University Lancaster is currently accepting registrations. Some of the class topics focus on forensics science, art, astronomy, dinosaurs, chemistry, culinary skills, math, music, history and sports.
Ohio University-Lancaster’s Guitar Club (STRUM) will present a free spring concert on Wednesday, April 20, 2016, from 2:15-3:00 p.m. in the Raymond S. Wilkes Gallery for the Visual Arts, Brasee Hall.
With nearly 300 million YouTube views, Judson Laipply is a YouTube Star. He will be performing for free a Ohio University Lancaster April 6th, at 3:30 p.m.
Ohio University Lancaster’s Spring Fest kicks off the weeklong celebration with a full slate of events and activities.
Social Justice Week is an initiative aimed at bringing awareness to the numerous social justice issues impacting the campus as well as our community.
Ohio University Lancaster Theatre’s spring semester production The 39 Steps opens Wednesday, March 30th and will serve as a public unveiling of the newly renovated Wagner Theatre with a state-of-the-art lighting and sound system.
Ohio University Lancaster welcomes the Monarch Gallery Art Show: an art exhibition featuring the Monarch Gallery Artists. An Artists’ reception will be held Thursday, February 18, 2016 from 5 p.m. – 7 p.m.
Ohio University Lancaster welcomes Disney Imagineer Mark Hickson on Monday, February 15, at 11 a.m. in Brasee Hall 211.
The Covered Bridge Music Series is proud to present roots rock stalwart, Alejandro Escovedo. Tickets are available with prices from $10-$20 at www.coveredbridge.tix.com
The work of local, deaf artist Robert Wright will be on display in the Raymond S. Wilkes Gallery for the Visual Arts this fall.
Those who attend the next Covered Bridge Music Series show at Ohio University Lancaster may notice a few changes in the Wagner Theatre. The Wagner Theatre renovation project is underway.
Joe Piccolo’s first Lancaster Festival is now in the books, and Piccolo said he was very impressed with the Festival.
Ohio University Lancaster Theatre’s summer production of West Side Story resumes this Thursday. The show debuted during Lancaster Festival on July 26.
Theatergoers of all ages will be pleased with the different offerings from the Ohio University Lancaster Theatre this academic year.
A play by an Ohio University Lancaster adjunct professor has been chosen for the New York New Works Festival in New York City.
Thompson Square and Blues Traveler have more in common than being the headliners of this year’s Lancaster Festival.
Tickets are on sale now for the next Covered Bridge Music Series show at Ohio University Lancaster. Grammy-Nominated Singer/Songwriter John Fullbright will perform on campus September 12.
Rehearsals are underway for the Ohio University Lancaster Theatre’s summer production of West Side Story. The show debuts during Lancaster Festival on July 26.
Renovation work is starting in the Wagner Theatre at Ohio University Lancaster.
Texas rocker Ray Wylie Hubbard said the Covered Bridge Music Series outdoor location on the Herrold Hall Lawn was a beautiful spot for a concert and concert-goers agreed.
Ohio University Lancaster Theatre is going on the road again this summer. For the second year in a row, it has been asked to take its spring production down to Athens to be part of “On the Green Weekend.”
The Lancaster and Fairfield County communities have come out in a big way to support Ohio University Lancaster’s Wagner Theatre. With a little more than a month left in the Wagner Theatre Improvement Campaign, about $180,000 has been raised.
Ohio University Athens Campus graduates will get the chance to relive a little bit of their college days while attending the Covered Bridge Music Series at Ohio University Lancaster on May 23.
The OUL Theatre spring production opens this Friday, and there’s a special treat in store on opening night. OUL Faculty members will be part of The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee.
More than 40 years ago, the Lancaster Men’s Chorus started performing its annual “Ham & Eggs Show” on the Wagner Theatre stage. Now, The Chorus is giving back to the venue that has supported them for nearly four decades.
The Covered Bridge Music Series is holding another outdoor show on May 23. Singer/Songwriter Ray Wylie Hubbard will perform behind Herrold Hall on the Ohio University Lancaster Campus lawn on Saturday, May 23.
About 100 students, faculty, staff and community members attended a special presentation on campus Wednesday afternoon to kick off Black History Month.
The new executive director of the Lancaster Festival says he’s very excited about the Ohio University Lancaster Campus’ outdoor and indoor concert venues and is looking forward to working with the campus in the future.
For the first time since Victor Jones became the director of OUL Theatre in 2010, a student is designing and building the set for an upcoming production.
The winter art exhibition in the Raymond S. Wilkes Gallery for the Visual Arts will open next week.
Ohio University Lancaster | Pickerington will celebrate Black History Month and the accomplishments of Martin Luther King, Jr., with a special presentation on January 28.
The productions put on by the Ohio University Lancaster Theatre program in the Wagner Theatre are getting high praise around the region. However, with some improvements to the theatre, the productions could be taken to the next level.
In a world where social media is king, everybody has an opinion and everybody can publish it. That has changed Brian Lindamood’s job and the way he does it.
A new website showcases the many arts and cultural events happening at Ohio University Lancaster. The website is located at www.ohio.edu/lancaster/events.
Students, faculty, staff and community members can see the opening night of OUL Theatre’s upcoming production for just $5.
An environmental archeologist who grew up in Lancaster and will be speaking at Ohio University Lancaster next month believes she knows one thing we need to do to deal with climate change.
Art, featuring pop culture icons like Elton John, Michael Jackson and Andy Warhol, is hanging in the Raymond S. Wilkes Gallery for the Visual Arts for the next couple of months as part of the latest exhibit.
This academic year will be filled with drama and fun for those who attend Ohio University Lancaster Theatre productions. Director Victor Jones has announced the upcoming season for the theatre.
An Edith Head Film Festival will be held in the Ohio University Lancaster Wagner Theatre on Saturday, August 16. The event is free and open to the public.
Christopher Cross is going to work very hard to remember he is in Ohio when he performs on the Wendel Concert Stage at OUL Saturday night as part of Lancaster Festival.
The cast and crew of Ohio University Lancaster Theatre’s production of “Rodgers and Hammerstein’s Cinderella” are hard at work getting ready for the Lancaster Festival debut on July 20.
The work of Ohio University Lancaster student Thomas R. Ansel is on display in the Raymond S. Wilkes Gallery for the Visual Arts.
Viewers of the next exhibition at the Decorative Arts Center of Ohio will be able to travel through cinematic time thanks to interactive technology programmed by an Ohio University Lancaster Alumna and Adjunct Professor.
Senior art students at Ohio University Lancaster are putting their work on display this summer. Five different shows will be showcased in the Raymond S. Wilkes Gallery for the Visual Arts over the next couple of months.
Students at Ohio University Lancaster are marking both Mental Health Awareness Month and Substance Abuse Awareness Month with messages of hope and healing.
Ohio University Lancaster students are putting their artwork on display for the campus and community to view.
Celebrate Women and WOUB’s premiere screening of “Our Town: Lancaster” made Ohio University Lancaster’s Wagner Theatre the place to be on Friday and Saturday.
In the month when college basketball rules, Ohio University Lancaster’s Hannah V. McCauley Library is celebrating the game by showcasing its history in southern Ohio and bringing Olympic Gold medalist Bill Hosket to campus.
Ohio University Lancaster Theatre will be performing Rodgers and Hammerstein’s Cinderella this summer as part of Lancaster Festival.
A new name for a relatively new partnership between the Lancaster Festival and OUL, The Covered Bridge Music Series, honors history.
A new documentary produced by WOUB Public Media about the history and story of the city of Lancaster will premiere on the Ohio University Lancaster Campus on March 22. The event is free and open to the public.
Dr. Jean Kilbourne is not alone anymore. But 40-some years ago that was not the case.
Carole Amber’s children’s book, The Gift of the LadyBug, is helping young people around the nation cope with struggles, tragedy or loss in their lives.
Ohio University Lancaster Adjunct Professor Dr. Paul Young and several other music professors from Ohio University will be performing this weekend as part of the American Music Concert in Lancaster.
The curator of a new exhibit in the Raymond S. Wilkes Gallery for the Visual Arts started putting up the show last week. “Children’s Book Illustrations: The Circle of Creativity” will be on display January 22 to March 21.
When you open up a children’s book, the illustrations on each page take you back to your childhood. Have you ever wondered how an adult artist learns to create childlike drawings to illustrate children’s books?
A miracle is about to happen at Ohio University Lancaster. The Ohio University Lancaster Theatre production of “Miracle on 34th Street” will run December 5 – 8.
Scott Wharton took a majority of his undergraduate classes at Ohio University Lancaster, and now the retired U.S. Air Force pilot is proud to come back to his old stomping grounds to honor veterans.
Three students from the Ohio University Lancaster Theatre production of “To Kill a Mockingbird” have been nominated for the Irene Ryan Acting Scholarship and will perform at the Kennedy Center American College Theater Regional Festival.
She calls her artwork a quirky take on social commentary and landscapes. Margaret Eriksen’s artwork will be on display in the Raymond S. Wilkes Gallery for the Visual Arts in Ohio University Lancaster’s Brasee Hall from October 2 to December 15.
A special screening of the documentary The 1900: Voices from the Athens Asylum will be held at Ohio University Lancaster on September 26 at 7 p.m. in the Raymond S. Wilkes Gallery for the Visual Arts.
Margaret Quamme, who reviews theatre for the Columbus Dispatch, lives in Lancaster. Last Thursday night, she attended Ohio University Lancaster's production of "The Producers."
A parade is on its way to Ohio University Lancaster in September and this musical parade is known for its high energy and charisma. The David Mayfield Parade is the next act coming to campus as part of an OUL and Lancaster Festival Partnership.
Concert-goers at the 2013 Lancaster Festival may see Michael Bolton and Crystal Bowersox in a different light so to speak. That's because the canopy that covers the Wendel Concert Stage on the Ohio University Lancaster Campus is new this year.
The Ohio University Lancaster Theatre production of "The Producers" means something special to OUL Theatre Director A. Victor Jones. While every production means a lot to Jones, this one has something a bit more personal.
The Americans with Disabilities Act 20th anniversary mural entitled "Liberty, Justice and Access for All" will remain on display at Ohio University Lancaster for another two years.
Art students from the Ohio University Lancaster Campus participated in the 3rd Annual Student Art Exhibition last week in Herrold Hall.
The people of Lancaster have the opportunity to see Singer/Songwriter Joe Pug before he hits it big.
The sounds of Section 8, a men's a cappella group from Ohio University, filled the Wagner Theatre on the Lancaster Campus Saturday to mark the end of an evening where the past and present came together.
The Ohio University Lancaster Campus is reflecting on the past and taking a glimpse into the future at a special fundraising event on Saturday, April 13.
Quilts line the walls in the Raymond S. Wilkes Gallery for the Visual Arts on the Ohio University Lancaster Campus. The display is in honor of Women's History Month.
The title of the art exhibit may be “Fowl Weather,” but you will not see anything that will put you in a foul mood. Painter Lisa Schorr’s show opened Thursday, January 24 in the Raymond S. Wilkes Gallery for the Visual Arts at Ohio University Lancaster.
An evening of visual and performing arts is planned on the Ohio University Lancaster Campus January 24.
About 350 people came to the Ohio University Lancaster Wagner Theatre for the first concert of a new expanded relationship between OUL and the Lancaster Festival. Amanda Shires opened for Jason Isbell and the 400 Unit Friday night.