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. 11 as part of Season of Entertainment 36.
The concert 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 36 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.
The concert starts with music from Africa and then travels around the world to Japan, Scotland and back and forth across the United States with spirituals from the South and composers of the Midwest.
Students participating in this concert are:
Alma: Jordan Duff and Tim Maness.
Booneville: Nicole Waters.
Cecil: Ashley Eatmon.
Clarksville: Sarah Gray.
Elkins: Rebekah Hoodenpyle.
Fort Smith: Kyle Butler, Kody Goad, Hensley Hurst, Christopher Jones, Kaitlin Jones, Kyle Jones, Tra Le, Terri Leins, Sophia Mclure, John Montgomery, Lucia Ortiz, Will Paget, Janet Renwick, Mallory Rush, Leah Schimberg, Chandler Steele, Joshua Thomas, Sarah Thomas, Rachel Townsend, Jerry Trejo, Caitlin Tusing, Christian Tusing, Lindsay Vickery, Allan Watts and Jessica Wenninger.
Green Forest: Devyn Doyle.
Greenwood: Janell Braswell, Skyler Heffner, Alex Marrin and Chrystal Williams.
Mena: Harmony Chapin and Amber Lane.
Omaha: Deborah Ellis.
Osaka, Japan: Kago Heng.
Roland, Okla.: Aleyah Youngblood.
Siloam Springs: Monica Roberts.
Van Buren: Amanda Bailey, Cheyenne Bowers, Ciera Clark, Michaela Cooper, Hayley Harwood, Breanna Kennedy, Aspen Knight, Cierra McAffee, Lela Nickel, Lillibeth Pineda and Kayln Tounzen.
Waldron: Megan Bottoms.
Wichita, Texas: Winston Turner.
Winslow: Eden Gardner.
The concert is part of Season of Entertainment 36, 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.