Category - Arts & Film

Theatre Dept. scores big at Kennedy Center festival

Nina LeNoir, Ph.D., chair of Chapman’s Department of Theatre, reports: Chapman University was very well represented at the Kennedy Center American College Theatre Region 8 Festival in St. George, Utah, February 8...

Fowles Literary Series kicks off on Monday, Feb. 22

One of the biggest events of the Chapman year is always the John Fowles Literary Series, which for the past two decades, under the leadership of Mark Axelrod, Ph.D. of the Department of English and the John Fowles...

Stan Kenton Alumni Band swings in on March 12

He was one of the all-time great big-band leaders of the ’40s, ’50s and beyond.  Stan Kenton was a swingin’, innovative hepcat of the first order, and his music was adventurous and wide...

Looking ahead to "Hedda Gabler"

Challenge your intellect on Saturday, February 20 at 10:30 a.m. by attending a lively and engaging “talkback” question and answer soireé with Tamiko Washington, associate professor of theatre and...

Ooh-la-la! French Film Festival coming Feb. 26-27

Chapman’s French language program in the Department of Languages, Wilkinson College of Humanities and Social Sciences, will present a festival of French films next Friday and Saturday in the Irvine Lecture Hall...

VIDEO: Prof. Slayton Portrays FDR

Prof. Robert Slayton, Ph.D., of Chapman’s Department of History, portrayed President Franklin Delano Roosevelt in the second of the “A Night With…” presentations, presented by Wilkinson College...

The art of sharing Chapman's permanent collection

The Phyllis and Ross Escalette Permanent Collection of Art has 11 new friends. No, not on Facebook — on campus. Art-loving members of the American Association of University Women got an up-close look at some of...