Performance

United: Featuring the Dallas Street Choir

When: 
Sunday, October 14, 2018 - 2:30pm

For our first concert of the season, we are thrilled to be joined by our friends from the extraordinary Dallas Street Choir, under the direction of Dr. Jonathan Palant. Founded in 2014, the Dallas Street Choir offers a musical outlet for those experiencing homelessness and severe disadvantage. The choir made its Carnegie Hall debut in 2017. Join us for this celebration of the unifying power of song!

Price: 

FREE
In lieu of admission, please make a donation to the North Texas Food Bank, either in person at the concert (cash, check, or non-perishable food item) or online at ntfb.org.

Contact: 

For more information call 214.768.2787

SYZYGY: Ancient Voices of Children

When: 
Monday, October 1, 2018 - 7:30pm

SYZYGY presents George Crumb’s landmark chamber work Ancient Voices of Children with Meadows Performer's Diploma student Lauren Davis as the mezzo-soprano soloist. Also featured on the program is Meadows alumna Olga Amelkina-Vera’s work for Pierrot ensemble, Submerged Worlds, a piece that won the 2018 American Prize for Composition in its category. Amelkina-Vera’s piece was directly influenced by Crumb’s music. The program will also feature music that influenced Crumb’s unique compositional voice, including Anton Webern’s Five Pieces, Op.

Price: 

FREE

Contact: 

For more information call 214.768.2787

Christophe Mantoux: Organ Guest Recital

When: 
Thursday, September 27, 2018 - 7:30pm

Prize-winning organist Christophe Mantoux, who will replace Professor Stefan Engels during Engels’ sabbatical leave in fall 2018, will present a recital with works of Bach and French masters. Mantoux is professor of organ at the Conservatoire régional de Paris and Pôle supérieur de Paris in France and a winner of the prestigious First Prize in Interpretation at the Chartres International Organ Competition. His international career as a concert organist has taken him to more than 20 countries on four continents.

Price: 

FREE

Contact: 

For more information call 214.768.2787

Haydn’s "Seven Last Words of Christ"

When: 
Thursday, September 27, 2018 - 6:30pm

Meadows Chamber Music Ensembles

Experience Haydn’s The Seven Last Words of Christ for string quartet as led by Aaron Boyd, director of chamber music at the Meadows School of the Arts, in the context of the religious art and objects on display in the Meadows Museum.

Price: 

$15 for nonmembers; $10 for museum members; $5 for SMU students, faculty, and staff Reservations required; call 214.768.8587.

Contact: 

For more information call 214.768.8587

PLAY: "Spring Awakening"

When: 
Wednesday, September 26, 2018 - 8:00pm
Thursday, September 27, 2018 - 8:00pm
Friday, September 28, 2018 - 8:00pm
Saturday, September 29, 2018 - 2:00pm
Saturday, September 29, 2018 - 8:00pm
Sunday, September 30, 2018 - 2:00pm

Music by Duncan Sheik, Book and Lyrics by Steven Sater
Directed by Blake Hackler

Based on the play by Frank Wedekind, this Tony, Drama Desk and Grammy award-winning rock musical tells the story of a group of teenagers moving from childhood to adulthood, exploring sexuality and love, friendship and betrayal. The New York Times called it “brave,” “haunting” and “electrifying.”

Price: 

$14 for adults, $11 for seniors, $8 for students, faculty & staff

Contact: 

For more information call 214.768.2787

Meadows Symphony Orchestra: Clyne, Bernstein and Beethoven

When: 
Friday, September 21, 2018 - 7:30pm
Sunday, September 23, 2018 - 2:30pm

The program opens with Anna Clyne’s This Midnight Hour, a single-movement work composed in 2015. It was inspired by poems of Baudelaire and Nobel-winning poet Juan Ramón Jiménez evoking nighttime, emotional abandon, wild movement, and sounds and perfumes mixing in the night air. Next, in honor of Leonard Bernstein’s 100th birthday year, the MSO will perform Bernstein’s Three Meditations from “Mass,” featuring faculty member and international performing artist Andres Díaz on cello. The concert concludes with Beethoven’s magnificent Symphony No. 5.

Price: 

$14 for adults, $11 for seniors, $8 for students, faculty & staff

Contact: 

For more information call 214.768.2787

Public Works Dallas: "The Winter’s Tale" by William Shakespeare Presented by Dallas Theater Center in collaboration with Ignite/Arts Dallas and ATTPAC

When: 
Friday, August 31, 2018 - 8:00pm - Sunday, September 2, 2018 - 8:00pm
Where: 

In collaboration with Ignite/Arts Dallas and ATTPAC, The Winter’s Tale brings Shakespeare’s tale of mystery and magic to life as never before. Featuring Public Works Dallas’ signature blend of professional actors, community members and special guests, this musical adaption will explode with authentic performances that come together to tell Shakespeare’s beloved fable of hard-won joy and the promise of renewal.

Price: 

FREE but tickets must be acquired in advance.

Contact: 

For more information, including how to acquire tickets, visit dallastheatercenter.org.

Liudmila Georgievskaya: Chamber Music Faculty Recital

When: 
Tuesday, November 6, 2018 - 7:30pm

This chamber music recital will feature four internationally recognized performers: award-winning pianist and SMU faculty member Liudmila Georgievskaya; Dallas Symphony violist and faculty member Barbara Sudweeks; and Dallas Symphony musicians Maria Schleuning, violin, and Jeff Hood, cello. The program includes works by Ludwig van Beethoven, Johannes Brahms and Camargo Guarnieri.

Price: 

FREE

Contact: 

For more information call 214.768.2787

Senior Dance Concert

When: 
Friday, May 3, 2019 - 6:00pm
Saturday, May 4, 2019 - 6:00pm

Student Rush: Students may line up for free admittance with a valid student I.D. one hour prior to performance time. Students will be admitted to the theatre 5 minutes before show time and may choose seating based on availability.

The annual Senior Dance Concert features works choreographed and produced by seniors in the Division of Dance.

Price: 

$5 per person for reserved seating

Contact: 

For more information call 214.768.2787.

POINT Ensemble

When: 
Tuesday, April 16, 2019 - 7:30pm

The Meadows POINT ensemble is SMU’s premier improvisational concert group. POINT explores listening, bonding and subconscious ensemble performance with a focus on mutual trust and the integrity of artistic freedom.

Price: 

FREE

Contact: 

For more information call 214.768.2787

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