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“Mextasy” Exhibit and Lecture by William Nericcio.

UnknownOn Wednesday, February 11, at 4 pm in Sabine Hall 118, William Nericcio, director of the Masters in Arts in Liberal Arts and Sciences program at San Diego State University, will present his “Mextasy” artwork exhibit and lecture. The exhibit and lecture explore stereotypes surrounding Mexican Americans and recent immigration issues. Nericcio is originally from Laredo, Texas. His work may be viewed at http://mextasy.blogspot.com/

The Honors Academy is hosting the event with Professor Kendra Unruh and her Honors English 1302. There will be a reception following the lecture with light refreshments provided by the Office of Student Life.

Funded by a $1.4 million grant from the Asian American Native American Pacific Islander Serving Institution program of the U.S. Department of Education.


Richland Theatre Debuts New Professional Artist Series Featuring Local Actors and Professionals

Richland Theatre proudly presents an innovative new series providing direct access to local actors and professionals for students and the public called “Professional Artist Series,” debuting with four events this Fall. The series kicks off with voice over legend John William Galt 11:15 a.m.-12:10 p.m., Sept. 30, F 108, Arena Theatre, Richland College. All events are free and open to the public.

Designed as a series of presentations/discussions, along the lines of “Inside the Actor’s Studio,” established professionals from the world of entertainment will discuss their respective careers. Andy Long, Chair of the Theatre Department, stated, “The reason for it is to provide an opportunity for our students to learn from and gain access to outstanding individuals in the world of Professional entertainment.”

The series will include:

John William Galt, voice over legend
Friday, Sept. 30, 11:15 a.m.–12:10 p.m.
Galt has recorded over 1000 commercials in his career. He toured for 77 weeks with Mickey Rooney in “Three Goats and a Blanket,” was in the original American cast of “No Sex Please, We’re British,” was in “The Moon is Blue with Done Ameche,” “Cat on a Hot Tin Roof” with Michael Cole and has appeared in numerous films such as “Forrest Gump” and “JFK.”

Robyn Flatt, Founder and Artistic Director of Dallas Children’s Theatre
Friday, Oct. 21, 11:15 a.m.–12:10 p.m.
Flatt will discuss her life and career in theatre.

Randel Wright, Scene Designer
Friday, Nov. 11, 11:15 a.m.–12:10 p.m.
Wright will present highlights of a remarkable career and discuss his specific approach to scene design.

Julie Holman, Senior Agent with the Kim Dawson Agency
Friday, Dec. 2, 11:15 a.m.–12:10 p.m.
Holman will share stories from her life in broadcast and her long career working in commercials and film.