Fine Arts

  • Research leads to creation of theatrical production

    Apr 8, 2016

    The Cornell College Department of Theatre is proud to present “Those that Fall”—a story of love and loss in a town gripped by fear.

  • Senior art exhibits open April 10

    Apr 5, 2016

    Cornell College seniors are gearing up for their end-of-the-year showcases.

  • Music students enjoy Mardi Gras block break tour

    Mar 2, 2016

    Cornell students celebrated Mardi Gras during Block 5 block break while on tour in New Orleans, playing their way down St. Charles Avenue in four parades seen by more than a million people.

  • Woolf scholar Hankins to lecture at Duke University

    Feb 24, 2016

    Leslie Kathleen Hankins, Cornell College professor of English and creative writing and past president of the International Virginia Woolf Society, will speak at Duke University about the various writing surfaces used by Woolf throughout her life.

  • Distinguished Visiting Writers named for 2016-17

    Feb 15, 2016

    The Cornell College Center for the Literary Arts announces two Distinguished Visiting Writers for 2016-2017: screenwriter Brian Sloan and live lit performer Kate Harding.

  • TCR play festival features numerous Cornellians

    Jan 19, 2016

    Cornell College alumni, faculty, staff, and a student will be represented during Theatre Cedar Rapids’ sixth annual Underground New Play Festival, which runs Jan. 22 through Feb. 7.

  • Alumnus curated exhibit opens Jan. 17

    Dec 16, 2015

    “FORM EVER FOLLOWS: Iterative Design Objects” will be exhibited in the Peter Paul Luce Gallery at Cornell College from Jan. 17 through Feb. 28, 2016.

  • Holiday Concert Dec. 5

    Nov 24, 2015

    The Cornell College Orchestra, Concert Choir, and Chamber Singers will perform a Holiday Concert at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 5.

  • Allos Musica performing Nov. 9

    Oct 27, 2015

    James Falzone’s Allos Musica will perform the second Music Mondays concert of the year at 7:30 p.m. on Monday, Nov. 9, in King Chapel.

  • Pandemonium, Calypso Singers heading to Mardi Gras

    Oct 20, 2015

    Cornell College’s Pandemonium steel drum band and Calypso Singers will tour to New Orleans in 2016 to perform in four parades and a concert for Mardi Gras. Crowds are expected to number more than a million people.

  • Mike Bianco exhibiting Nov. 1-Dec. 6

    Oct 19, 2015

    “Our Future Exists Because We Have Imagined It,” an exhibit by artist Mike Bianco, will be on display in the Peter Paul Luce Gallery from Nov. 1 through Dec. 6.

  • A taste of Mardi Gras in October

    Oct 8, 2015

    The Cornell College Steel Drum Ensembles will perform a Mardi Gras-influenced concert at 7:30 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 9 in King Chapel as part of the college’s Homecoming and Family Weekend.

  • Music Mondays season starts Oct. 12

    Sep 28, 2015

    The 2015-2016 Music Mondays season at Cornell College begins Oct. 12 with a performance by Ensemble Schumann at 7:30 p.m. in King Chapel.

  • 2015-16 Fine Arts Calendar

    Aug 7, 2015

    Cornell College’s 2015-16 fine arts schedule includes art exhibitions by alumni and students, musical performances by world-renowned ensembles, and three theatre productions, including the Tennessee Williams classic “The Glass Menagarie.”

  • “Pictures at an Exhibition” premieres April 24

    Apr 20, 2015

    “Pictures at an Exhibition,” a world-premiere devised theatre production will open April 24 at 7:30 p.m.