News release
Public Information Office    SLU 10880    Hammond, LA 70402    phone: 985-549-2341    fax: 985-549-2061

Contact: Christina Chapple
Date: 10/1/02
NOTE: Fanfare 2002 pictures are available on CD. If you have not received the CD, contact SLU Public Information, 985-549-2341. 
The photos are also available online at hotos02.html


The Missoula Children’s Theatre will cast local children in a fun musical version of “Tales of Hans Christian Andersen.” Auditions for the show are scheduled for 4 p.m., Oct. 7, at the Men’s Gym at Southeastern Louisiana University. The Fanfare production is scheduled for 2 p.m., Oct. 12, at the Columbia Theatre for the Performing Arts.

Award-winning violinist Ilya Kaler will be the guest soloist with the Southeastern Louisiana University Chamber Orchestra, which will perform at 7:30 p.m., Monday, Oct. 7, at the Columbia Theatre for the Performing Arts. Conducted by Yakov Voldman, the orchestra will perform a program of “Russian Showpieces.”

Award-winning Southeastern Louisiana University English professor and author Timothy Gautreaux will read from his newest work, “The Clearing,” at 2 p.m., Tuesday, Oct. 8, at the Pottle Music Building Auditorium. The Southeastern Fanfare event is free.

The Irish duo Hayes and Cahill will be the special guests of Southeastern Louisiana University’s Fanfare arts festival at 7:30 p.m., Tuesday, Oct. 8, at the Columbia Theatre for the Performing Arts. Fiddler Martin Hayes and guitarist Dennis Cahill blend jazz, new age, country and rock to the charm and beauty of Irish music.

Southeastern Louisiana University philosophy professor Barbara C. Forrest will lecture on “The Evolution of Creationism: Intelligent Design,” at 1 p.m., Wednesday, Oct. 9, at Southeastern’s Pottle Music Building Auditorium. Her talk is part of the university’s annual Fanfare arts festival.

Ron Fritze, head of the history department at the University of Central Arkansas, will speak on “Discovering Columbus’ Discovery” during Fanfare, Southeastern Louisiana University’s annual October arts celebration. Fritze’s 11 a.m. lecture at the Pottle Music Building Auditorium is free to the public.

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