College of Visual and Performing Arts

Department of Theatre

Craig A. Humphrey
Interim Department Chair and Professor

Indiana University-Purdue University Fort Wayne
2101 E. Coliseum Boulevard
Fort Wayne, IN 46805-1499

phone 260-481-6551
fax 260-481-6707

office Williams Theatre
room WT128
hours Mon - Fri 8 am - 5 pm

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What's Happening in the Arts!

John O'Connell, dean of the IPFW CVPAArts Weekly, a live television program showcasing the arts in northeast Indiana, highlights artists and performers throughout the region. Filled with stories and interviews focused on art, music and theatre, tune in each week to find out what’s going on in the arts!

John O'Connell, dean of the IPFW College of Visual and Performing Arts, is the host of Arts Weekly, a local television show produced by IPFW that airs live on PBS39, Thursday nights at 7:30pm, with a rebroadcast schedule listed to the right.

Upcoming Shows

Thursday, March 27, 2014

Kelly Updike from the Embassy Theatre talks about upcoming events and Justin Johnson discusses the student exhibitions at the University of Saint Francis School of Creative Arts in March and April.

Thursday, April 3, 2014

Robert Schroeder from the IPFW Department of Fine Arts and Jim Gabbard from the IPFW Department of Visual Communication and Design will be on hand to discuss the VCD and Fine Arts Senior BFA Exhibitions.

Thursday, April 10, 2014

Andrew Constantine from the Fort Wayne Philharmonic stops by to talk about the orchestra’s upcoming performance of Beethoven’s Fifth Symphony and Craig Humphrey and a student actor will share details about the IPFW Department of Theatre’s spring production of “Into the Woods.”

Thursday, April 17, 2014                                 

David Cooke and Sam Savage from the IPFW Department of Music discuss the Community Orchestra concert featuring the Opera Ensemble taking place April 21, and Hope Wallace from Wassenberg Art Center shares the schedule for the spring season.

Thursday, April 24, 2014

Robert Nance from Heartland Chamber Chorale gives details about the Community Holocaust Commemoration concerts taking place April 27 and 28. Then John Tolley from Arena Dinner Theatre talks about their next show, “Blithe Spirit,” opening May 2.



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