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News and Events

Fall 2018

Broadway Triumph "Annie Get Your Gun" Comes to Johnson Theatre (1/29/19)

3D Objects Take Shape in Galleries Exhibition (1/24/19)

Galleries Explores Relationship Between Economy and Ecology (1/15/19)
Holiday Season Kicks Off With 29th Annual Pottery Sale (11/27/18)

New Galleries Exhibits Question Food Politics and Functional Objects (11/14/18)

Winthrop Dance Theatre Concert Takes Flight (11/5/18)

Homecoming & Reunion Weekend to Include Choral Concert, Alumni Awards and Basketball (11/1/18)

Music Education Student Wins Prize in Elie Wiesel Ethics Essay Contest (10/24/18)

Celebrate Mischief and Mayhem with 'Everyone Loves a Villain'  (10/18/18)

Recording Preserves Signature Sound of Famed Organ (10/09/18)

Winthrop Professor Wins 2018 Teacher of the Year from SC Music Teachers' Association (9/11/18)

Manwarren Opens Faculty Music Series at Winthrop University (9/6/18)

Late Winthrop Faculty Member Honored in Fall Exhibition (9/5/18)

Theatre and Dance Prepares to Kick Off 2018-19 Season (8/27/18)

Summer 2018

Winthrop Galleries Honors Late Professor in Fall Exhibit (7/26/18)

Arts Instructor Creates Bike Part from 3D Printer (6/7/18)

Karen Oremus Selected as New Chair of Fine Arts Department (5/30/18)

Music Education Major Tragically Passes Away (5/10/18)

Spring 2018

Pre-University Program Offers High School Students Opportunity to Earn College Credit at Winthrop University (4/10/18)

Winthrop University Galleries Celebrates 30 Years of Student Talent in Spring Exhibitions (4/10/18)

Winthrop Awarded $1,000 Grant From the Arts Council of York County (3/5/2018)

Winthrop Professor Emeritus Tom Stanley Awarded South Carolina's Highest Arts Honor (3/5/18)

Author and Illustrator Matthew Cordell '97 Wins Caldecott Award for "Wolf in the Snow" (2/15/18)

Four Talented Women Artists to Discuss the Arts Industry at Latest Winthrop Women's Coalition Event (2/12/18)

Acclaimed Organ Virtuoso Maxine Thévenot to Headline Latest Recital, New Children's Component (1/24/18)

Duo Piano Concert Set for Feb. 11 Featuring Stravinsky's Rite of Spring (1/24/18)

Winthrop University Galleries Features Unique Artists in Spring Exhibitions (1/23/18)

Winthrop Introduces Four Online Graduate Programs to Meet Growing Demand for Advanced Professional Skills (1/26/18)

Fall 2017

Design Students Match Up Against Peers in State Competition (12/7/17)

Shopping Frenzy Begins at the 28th Annual Pottery Sale on Dec. 1 (11/20/17)

Winthrop Unites Live Music and Dance December 1-3 (11/20/17)

Beloved Play "Steel Magnolias" Comes to Winthrop Nov. 1-5 (10/19/17)

Pianist Jerico Vasquez to Perform at Winthrop Oct. 2  (9/29/17)

Winthrop Celebrates the 50th Anniversary of HAIR (9/29/17)

Winthrop Alumni and Faculty Showcased in Fall Gallery Exhibitions (8/31/17)

Winthrop to Begin Offering Music Technology Minor and Concentration (8/25/17)

Summer 2017

James Joyce-Inspired Opera Premieres for One Night Only on Winthrop Campus (8/7/17)

Shakespeare Carolina Returns to Winthrop With Two Shows This Summer (7/24/17)

BMX-Inspired Sculptures Installed in Old Town Rock Hill (6/26/17)

Goode Children Establish Fund to Honor Parents' Commitment to the Arts  (5/24/17)

Spring 2017

Artist-Educator Rae Goodwin '06 Receives National Award  (4/14/17)

Shakespeare's 'The Merchant of Venice' Gets Modern Makeover at Winthrop University  (4/5/17)

Winthrop University Galleries Showcases Student Talent in Spring Exhibitions  (3/29/17)

Love, Math Present Challenges in Theatre and Dance's 'Proof' (3/21/17)

CVPA Dean Candidates Announced By Search Committee (3/15/17)

Social Justice and Culture ICE Talk Focuses on Social Issues in Art (3/10/17)

Medal of Honor in the Arts Recipients Leave Lasting Impressions on Cultural Community  (3/2/17)

"The Wiz" Follows the Yellow Brick Road to Winthrop Feb. 15-19  (2/13/17)

March 25 Organ Series to Welcome German Musicians - Leading Authorities on Bach, Karg-Elert (2/6/17)

Winthrop University Galleries Highlights Photography in Spring 2017 Artist Talk Series  (1/31/17)

Pianist Roberta Rust to Visit Winthrop for Performance, Master Class

Winthrop University Brings Broadway Hit "Red" To Johnson Theatre 


Fall 2016 

Fine Arts Presentation Series to Highlight Four Alumni Artists  (1/12/17)

Anonymous Donor to Match Up to $25K Raised for Wind Symphony Trip to Carnegie Hall (12/19/16)

Winthrop Students Create Bilingual Books for Area Agencies to Display  (12/11/16)

Winthrop Launches Search for Dean of College of Visual and Performing Arts  (12/5/16)

Veteran Winthrop Faculty Share Pieces in December Exhibition  (11/29/16)

Kick Off Holiday Shopping at the 27th Annual Holiday Pottery Sale  (11/28/16)

High School Cliques Turned Upside Down in "Heathers: The Musical"  (11/1/16)

Pipes, Pedals and Pumpkins Event Set for Halloween at Byrnes Auditorium (10/25/16)

Teens Confront Spring Awakening in Latest Winthrop Theatre Production (10/5/16)

Newlyweds and Parents Inspire Each Other in Comedy "Things My Mother Taught Me" (9/28/16)

Winthrop Events Help Put a Face on Syrian Refugees (9/8/16)

Art History Association Film Festival Focuses on Female Directors (9/2/16)

Winthrop Galleries Highlight Global Issues in Fall 2016 Exhibitions (8/26/16)

Shakespeare Carolina's Mixes Wrestling with Shakespeare in 'Taming of the Shrew'  (8/17/16)

Summer 2016

Shakespeare Carolina Presents "Miss Julie" at Winthrop July 28-31, Aug. 4-7  (7/29/16)

Carowinds Names New Building In Honor of Music Professor Emeritus Bill Malambri  (7/7/16)

Two Winthrop Fine Arts Professors Will Lead NEH Study of Commonplace Books  (7/5/16)

July 3 Organ Recital By Murray Somerville Will Raise Money for Youth Music Lessons (6/2/16)

Spring 2016

Winthrop Alumni Recognized at ArtFields in Lake City  (5/9/16)

New Scholarship Commemorates Late Art Teacher Jimmie Matthews '83, '89  (4/27/16)

CreatorSpace Opens New Outlets for Student Invention in CVPA  (4/20/16)

Galleries Opening Reception Celebrates Student Work  (4/8/16)

Delve Into the Factory With Theatre Production 'Slaughter City'  (4/4/16)

Artist Caroline Rust '97 Earns Top Honors at Pittsburgh Exhibition (3/30/16)

April M.F.A. Exhibition to Showcase Alumni Artwork (3/25/16)

Appalachian Chamber Opera Brings Issues of Drug Addiction, Changing Communities to Winthrop (3/15/16)

Prep School Rocked by Scandal in 'Good Boys and True' (3/15/16)

Galleries Exhibition, Panel Discussion Confronts Domestic Violence Issue  (01/07/15)

Last Updated: 8/20/20