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Performing Arts Club’s Big Show is a colorful success

Performing Arts Club’s Big Show is a colorful success

You will find big talent everywhere you look at the University of Mary Washington, and last weekend the Performing Arts Club (PAC) gave a performance that was no exception.

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Original Student Dance Numbers Shine at ‘Eugenius’

Original Student Dance Numbers Shine at ‘Eugenius’

By HOPE RACINE
It was a busy weekend for the Performing Arts Club, as they put on their Fall Big Show. PAC performed the show, entitled “Eugenius,” twice; once Friday, Nov. 16th, and again on Sunday, Nov. 18.

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Dance Show a Diverse Display

After this weekend’s show, no one could ever accuse the Faculty Student Dance Show of not taking modern risk with dance themes and costumes. The show took place on Saturday, March 24 and Sunday March 25 in Dodd Auditorium and featured an array of pieces choreographed and performed by faculty, students and outside dance companies. […]

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Big Show Hosts Student Choreography

Big Show Hosts Student Choreography

By JAMIA JORDAN The University of Mary Washington’s Performing Arts Club, better known as PAC, will be showcasing a dance show featuring student-choreographed pieces from hip-hop to ballet this weekend. The show will open on Saturday, March 31 at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday, April 1 at 2 p.m. in Dodd Auditorium, George Washington Hall. The […]

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Bhangra Dance Competition Comes to UMW

Bhangra Dance Competition Comes to UMW

By the end of the 7th Annual Bhangra Beat competition held on Nov. 19, I was tired. Why? Because Bhangra is the kind of dance style that you can’t watch without being exhausted yourself. Everybody is smiling and bouncing in elaborate costumes under the hot lights of the Great Hall for at least seven minutes […]

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‘Tis the Season to Dance at UMW

By JAMIA JORDAN The University of Mary Washington is home to an array of various dance groups on campus. From the cultural dance of Bhangra seen in India to traditional forms of ballet, you name it, UMW students showcases them all. Upcoming performances from the UMW Performing Arts Club (PAC) are just days away. PAC […]

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Happy Hour With Hurley

Happy Hour With Hurley

Nothing’s worse than throwing back a few cocktails, looking around, and seeing all your professors in one room. Worse, is realizing you’re not dreaming. This is real life. This is an inauguration ball. But, when Katy Perry was performed by the theatre kids at the same time the university president was inaugurated, anything can happen, […]

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PAC Big Show Debuts Saturday in Dodd

PAC Big Show Debuts Saturday in Dodd

By KALYNA JOWYK This weekend could prove to be the biggest fundraiser yet for the student-run Performing Arts Club as the co-ed group gears up for the PAC Big Show this Saturday. This year’s Big Show theme is “Painted Dreams,” and the show will feature an array of dance styles: contemporary, hip-hop, jazz, modern, and […]

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Alter Egos Step To It

Alter Egos Step To It

By JULIA HOLMES An alter ego is defined as the opposite side of a personality. It’s also the name of the UMW step team. “When I’m stepping, it is not Michelle that you see—It’s like the Shellster. It’s like my alter ego comes out,” said the team’s President, Michelle Gnoleba. “Everyone that you see up […]

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