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Salsa Magic
Kung Fu Panda
Chinese Acrobats of Hebei
Comedy Show
Paul Taylor Dancemaker
This Week in Photos 9.23.11 # 2
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 September 23, 2011

This Week in Photos 9.23.11  

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Greetings!

 

Are you ready for Frostburg State Family Weekend ? Check out the comedians Ty Barnett, Andy Hendricksonand Geoff Keith coming on Wednesday. Don't forget to upload your family photos to Student & Community Involvement's Facebook for a chance to win a $50 Sheetz Gas Card! 

 

Bobbie Watson '12

SpotlightOnline Coordinator/Social Marketing Team

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Chance to win 
$50 Sheetz Gas Card
Upload your FSU Family Photo to Student & Community Involvement's Facebook Wall by 9/27. Voting begins 9/29...and ends 10/5. The photos with the most "likes" WINS!!!  
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click here for the FAMILY WEEKEND SCHEDULE 
Salsa Magic
Salsa Magic
Salsa Magic

Friday, 9/23 at 8 PM

Lane University Center

Alice R. Manicur Assembly Hall (ARMAH)

 

Salsa Magic Interactive Latin Dance Party with Lee Smith has performed around the world with a one of a kind college-themed dance party. Featured on Fox Television's "Ambush Makeover," he has created a unique, interactive show and dance party, which will have you asking the question; why go to a club when you can have it come to your campus? You get three-hours of entertainment. Students will interact and learn the newest Salsa moves as they dance with one another as well as the Star of the Show.  

Family Weekend Kung Fu Panda 2 Movie Trailer

Kung Fu Panda 2  

Friday, 9/23 at 11 PM 
Saturday, 9/24 at 2 and 4 PM

Lane University Center, Room 111 

 

Po is now living his dream as The Dragon Warrior, protecting the Valley of Peace alongside his friends and fellow kung fu masters, The Furious Five. But Po's new life of awesomeness is threatened by the emergence of a formidable villain, who plans to use a secret, unstoppable weapon to conquer China and destroy kung fu. He must look to his past and uncover the secrets of his mysterious origins; only then will Po be able to unlock the strength he needs to succeed.

 

Sponsored by University Programming Council

Facebook Event  
The Chinese Acrobats of Hebei
The Chinese Acrobats of Hebei

Saturday, 9/24 at 8 PM 
Main Arena, Cordts P.E. Center

 

Witness the ancient art of Chinese acrobatics directly from its place of origin. The Chinese Acrobats of Hebei present an enchanting evening combining unbelievable feats of agility and strength, spectacular costumes and props, and a lush musical score. The awe-inspiring talents of these spectacular athletes have left audiences from across the world astonished and delighted by their gravity-defying blend of martial arts, contortionism and aerial movement. The colorful performance includes such
traditional feats as hoop diving, hand balance, chair stacking, foot juggling, plate spinning, the Chinese Poles and the comically delightful Lion Dance.
Chinese Acrobats

Students can purchase floor tickets for $5. Bleacher seats are free for students. Adult tickets for non-students are $16 for floor and $10 for bleacher seats. 

 

Presented by

Cultural Event Series with Student and Educational Services, 

Student and Community Involvement 

 and University Programming Council 

Facebook Event

 University Programming Council presents   

Comedy Show 

Starring Ty Barnett, Andy Hendrickson, and Geoff Keith 

Wednesday, 9/28 at 9 PM

Lane University Center, Alice R. Manicur Assembly Hall (ARMAH) 

Free and Open to All 

 

Comedian Ty Barnett   

 

Ty Barnett, a native of Chicago, has had numerous T.V. apperances including the "Tonight Show with Jay Leno" twice, HBO's "Bad Boys of Comedy", VH1's "Black to the Future" specials, "Comics Unleashed" as well as his own "Comedy Central Presents" special. He's also appeared on such sitcoms as FOX's "TIL DEATH" and "SAMANTHA WHO" on ABC.

Comedian Andy Hendrickson

 

 

 

 

Andy Hendrickson comedic style is bizarre and sarcastic. His stage persona has been described as "...a touch of cynicism with a boy next door charm." He provides audiences with a warped sense of the world through a unique, clever dialogue. As a veteran of the comedy circuit, Andy is known for his originality and off-the-cuff remarks.

 

Comedian Geoff Keith

 

 

 

 

 

Geoff Keith began performing stand up comedy at the end of 2003. Since then he has been making a name for himself and audiences and industry have both been taking notice. After Keith's first time on stage he walked off and heard an audience member saying, "remember that kid's name."

Cultural Event Series presents

Paul Taylor - Dancemaker Film

an Oscar-nominated film by Matthew Diamond 

Paul Taylor

Friday 9/30 and Saturday 10/1 at 7 PM

Lane University Center, Room 111

 

 

This 1998 film focuses on the career of choreographer Paul Taylor and gives behind-the-scenes look at his company, his choreographic process and the challenges of life in the modern dance world. 

 

Interested in being a member of UPC?
The University Programming Council is always looking for new student leaders to help plan and implement programs.

UPC logo Red Black  

Some of UPC's annual activities include: Welcome Week, Family Weekend, First Night and Last Night Frostburg, Spring Fest, Concerts, Dances, Comedy shows, and Paws After Dark.

 

Contact Jill Helmstetter with questions or to apply
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SAFERIDE  

Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays 9:30 PM-2 AM CALL 301.687.RIDE

Sponsored by Student Government Association

 

Offering a safe alternative to walking home alone or driving drunk... SafeRide runs Thursday, Friday and Saturday nights and will pick you up and take you anywhere within the Frostburg City limits (except to a bar) For more information...

 

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