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August 2016

HPU Theatre and Dance Department Presents: John’s Steinbeck’s The Grapes of Wrath

August 18 @ 6:00 pm - August 25 @ 9:00 pm
Hayworth Fine Arts Center, Pauline Theatre,
One University Parkway
High Point, 27268
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Thursday, August 18 at 6:00 pm Friday, August 19 - Sunday, August 21 at 7:30 pm Tuesday, August 23 at 1:00 pm and 6:00 pm Wednesday, August 24 - Thursday, August 25 at 6:00 pm As part of the Common Experience theme of Growing Our Future, the Department of Theatre and Dance is pleased to present an HPU Extension Project performance of John Steinbeck's The Grapes of Wrath. HPU students join professional cast and crew to make this performance possible. Renowned first as a novel,…

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September 2016

Faculty Cultural Enrichment Grant: Phoenix Reading Series: Colson Whitehead

September 8 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Ballroom at Plato S. Wilson School of Commerce,
One University Parkway
High Point , 27268
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Colson Whitehead is a New York Times bestselling author, born and raised in Manhattan. After graduating from Harvard College, he worked at the Village Voice. His first novel, The Intuitionist, was a finalist for the PEN/Hemingway and a winner of the Quality Paperback Book Club's New Voices Award. Whiteheads five following books of fiction and nonfiction received wide acclaim, including: finalist for the National Book Critics Circle Award, finalist for the Los Angeles Times Fiction Award, finalist for the Pulitzer…

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