Arts and Entertainment

Christmas Choir Concert

Christmas Choir Concert

The holidays have arrived at Glenville State College as the GSC Choir and Chamber Singer sing the Christmas songs from the 17th-20th centuries. The concert will have lessons and carols of one of everyone’s favorite holiday, and will feature an African Noel and a traditional piece in Russian. The African Noel is a Christmas piece is sung in the Kituba dilect and the Russian piece is Bogoroditse Dyevo, a song where Mary is visited by an angel about the child savior that Mary is to [...]



Student and Senior Recitals

Student and Senior Recitals

On the week after Thanksgiving Break, there will be two recitals on November 28th, a student recital, at 3-5 p.m. and November 30th, a senior recital, at 7-9 p.m. at the Recital Hall in the Fine Arts building. These recitals will be performed by all of the music majors of Glenville State College and all will be performing a variety of music. Professor Bone said, “The selections for the recitals will not be known until the days of those recitals.” The November 28th recital will [...]



GSC Marching Band Invitational

GSC Marching Band Invitational

Glenville State College will be holding the West Virginia Marching Band Invitational at 10 a.m. on November 3 at I.L. and Sue Morris Stadium. This invitational is one of the largest competitions in the state of West Virginia as 28 high school marching bands will be participating. All bands will be competing for cash prizes as well as trophies in categories such as best percussion group and best field commander, so all of the attending bands will be practicing intensly in order to win in those [...]



GSC Homecoming Bluegrass Concert

GSC Homecoming Bluegrass Concert

The Glenville State College Bluegrass Band will give a concert on October 23 during Homecoming Week in the Fine Arts Building at 7 p.m. with the doors opening around 6 p.m. There will be two parts in the concert. The first half will be the performance of the current GSC Bluegrass Band playing songs that the band has been working on this semester. The second half will consist of the members of the bluegrass band,  performers such as the directors and Megan Darby herself, and some out-of-state bluegrass musicians [...]



Mentalist at GSC

Mentalist at GSC

On Wednesday, October 24 there will be a mentalist at Glenville State College. He will be performing at the Rusty Musket  in the Mollohan Center from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Admission is free to all of GSC students and friends. A mentalist by Merriam-Webster’s definition is an adherant to the doctrine that the mind is the true reality and that objects exist only as aspects of the mind’s awareness. While all of Glenville is truly unsure of what he is going to do, be prepared to be amazed [...]



International Movies

International Movies

International Week at Glenville State College brings a variety of forum films to campus, featuring comedies and dramas from Great Britain and Asia. On Sunday, October 14, following international sports including soccer, British soccer film Bend it Like Beckham will be shown in room 315 of the Mollohan at 7 p.m. The movie, starring Parminder Nagra and Kiera Knightly, is about Sikh immigrants living in London. During the week, the Asian Film Festival will offer Aftershock on Monday at 6:30 p.m.; Street of Shame on Tuesday [...]



International Song and Dance

International Song and Dance

Intercultural song and dance will be celebrated during international week with two events in the Fine Arts Center Auditorium. The Glenville State College Music Department will hold Music Fest 2012 on Tuesday, October 16 at 7 p.m. Ensembles participating are the Jazz Band, Concert Choir, Chamber Singers, Brass Ensemble, Trumpet Ensemble, Percussion Ensemble, Woodwind Ensemble, Bluegrass Band, Tuba-Euphonium Ensemble, GSC Drum Line and GSC “Wall of Sound” Marching Band. Professor Lloyd Bone stated, “There will be something for everyone at the concert. Those who prefer [...]



Theater with a side of MURDER

Theater with a side of MURDER

Glenville was a peaceful place… until there was talk of dinner and murder. Yes, there will be a dinner theater event with a murder mystery involved. Student Life and Alpha Psi Omega, an honorary theater society, will team up to produce a soap opera spoof called “The Day After Tomorrow,” written by Eileen Moushey. In the show, the soap opera has come to Glenville to look for local talent and locations. Audience members will be asked to audition for the show, and maybe jump-start their [...]



West Virginia Community Theatre Festival

Glenville State College will be hosting the annual West Virginia Theater Festival on October 13 from 9 a.m-7 p.m. in the Fine Arts auditorium. This competition will help choose the winning theater from the state of West Virginia to go on to perform at the festival that will be held at Louisville, Kentucky at the Southeastern Theatre Conference. There will be many performers from their own community coming to Glenville State College to compete with each other to see who among them can go to Kentucky. Each group [...]



West Virginia Symphony coming to Glenville

West Virginia Symphony coming to Glenville

The West Virginia Orchestra will be playing at Glenville State College on September 28 in the auditorium at the Fine Arts Building. The orchestra will be playing the classical works of Ludwig Von Beethoven. The West Virginia Orchestra, conducted by Grant Cooper, will play Beethoven’s Symphony No. 4 as well as Beethoven’s Violin Concerto as a part of their tour around the state of West Virginia in order to promote the arts within the state. The orchestra includes strings, woodwinds, brass, and percussion in both [...]