The Department of Music and Theatre at the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith will present their first concert of the year at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 13 as part of Season of Entertainment 35.
The concert’s theme is "The Folk and the Sacred: A World of Music" and will be performed at the ArcBest Performing Arts Center at the Fort Smith Convention Center, located at 55 S. 7th Street. Admission is by Season 35 season ticket, or individual tickets are $6.
The concert will feature the UAFS Chorale, a select mixed choir, and the UAFS Women’s Chorus under the direction of Dr. Rager H. Moore, director of choral activities.
“We have had a wonderful beginning to our semester,” Moore said. “The music is fun, and the spirits are high.”
The choirs will perform folk and traditional songs from several countries, including England, Scotland, the United States, Romania, Argentina, and the Philippines.
Students participating in this concert are:
Alma: Jordan Duff, Sawyer Jenkins, Micheal Phan, Kyle Scott, and Chandler Steele.
Booneville: Kyle Jones.
Cedarville: Cera Pyle.
Conway: Mykala Parker.
Fort Smith: Kyle Butler, Matt Eggert, Davynn Gifford, Kody Goad, Chris Ha, Austin Harrison, Christian Jones, Christopher Jones, Roya Khodayari, Tra Le, Terri Leins, Dolly Ortiz, Lucia Ortiz, Janet Renwick, Mallory Rush, Jerry Trejo, Kalyn Tounzen, Rachel Townsend, Caitlin Tusing, Christian Tusing, Leah Schimburg, Josh Scroggins, Anh Vu, Allan Watts, Jessica Wenninger, and Ethan Womack.
Gentry: John Lopez.
Greenwood: Walter Harrison, Skyler Heffner, and Chrystal Williams.
Jacksonville: Andrew Jeffers.
Magazine: Cari Bryan.
Mena: Harmony Chapin and Amber Lane.
Mulberry: Ginger Jones.
Omaha: Deborah Ellis.
Ozark: Ashley Eatmon and Isabella Schlicker.
Roland: Aleyah Youngblood.
Rudy: Justin Dowdy.
Siloam Springs: Monica Roberts.
Van Buren: Cheyenne Bowers, Michaela Cooper, Hayley Harwood, and Aspen Knight.
Waldron: Megan Bottoms.
Winslow: Eden Gardner.
The concert is part of Season of Entertainment 35, a year-long lineup of entertainment sponsored by the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith featuring a variety of plays, musicals and symphonic performances. For tickets, contact the UAFS Box Office at 479-788-7300.