MENU
Cultural Enrichment Series
Find Events

Upcoming Events

Events List Navigation

August 2014

Sechrest Art Gallery Presents “High Point University Explores the Art of Seating”

August 18 @ 1:00 pm - December 5 @ 5:00 pm
Hayworth Fine Arts Center, Sechrest Gallery

Monday-Thursday from 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm (Call 336-841-4685 or 336-803-1815 for more information) Hayworth Fine Arts Center, Sechrest Art Gallery Open to the Public, No Tickets Required *Chair Dance Recital – Friday, November 14 at 5:00 pm The university’s School of Art & Design presents an exhibition of innovative student and faculty chair designs. Our exhibit is on display in conjunction with the Reynolda House Museum of American Art’s special exhibit, The Art of Seating: Two Hundred Years of…

Find out more »
October 2014

Sechrest Art Gallery Presents “Barbara Nessim: Mad Men Era Artist & Illustrator”

October 27 @ 1:00 pm - December 5 @ 5:00 pm
Hayworth Fine Arts Center, Sechrest Gallery

October 27 – December 5, 2014 Monday-Thursday from 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm (Call 336-841-4685 or 336-803-1815 for more information) Hayworth Fine Arts Center, Sechrest Art Gallery Open to the Public, No Tickets Required Internationally-renowned artist, illustrator, and educator, Barbara Nessim has been a vital contributor and influential trendsetter in the art world over the past several decades. Women who built careers as illustrators in the “Mad Men” era NY were few and far between. The work that she produced…

Find out more »

Beka Butts

October 29 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Phillips Hall, Francis Auditorium

Beka Butts is an illustrator currently living in Greensboro, NC since her graduation from the Savannah College of Art and Design in 2009.  She is a co-founder of the 512 Collective, an artist collective and gallery in High Point, NC that hopes to bring the growing art community in High Point together to create a culture of locally supported artists and makers. She has participated in several artistic festivals and showings including but not limited to: The First Friday Indie…

Find out more »
November 2014

Percussion Ensemble Concert

November 1 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Hayworth Fine Arts Center, Pauline Theatre

Join the HPU Percussion Ensemble for an evening of exciting music, directed by world-renowned marimbist and composer Dr. Nathan Daughtrey.  Open to the Public, No Tickets Required  

Find out more »

WAGE Roundtable on North Carolina Women Leaders

November 5 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Phillips Hall, Francis Auditorium

The WAGE Leadership Project is an interdisciplinary initiative that fosters leadership and professional development skills in students across disciplines. This roundtable will include area leaders discussing their experiences, focusing on gender equity and its impact on leadership, civic engagement, and professional achievement. Open to the Public, No Tickets Required

Find out more »

Phoenix Reading Series: Etgar Keret

November 6 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
R.G. Wanek Center, Extraordinaire Cinema

Etgar Keret is an Israeli writer known for his short stories, graphic novels, and scriptwriting for film and television.  His work has garnered international awards in literature and film. His stories and graphic novels have been printed in English and his films have been featured at the Sundance Film Festival and the Canne Film Festival. National Public Radio has aired excerpts from eight of his stories.  He has received the Prime Minister’s award for literature, and the Ministry of Culture’s…

Find out more »

Barbara Nessim

November 7 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Hayworth Fine Arts Center, Sechrest Gallery

Barbara Nessim is an American artist, illustrator, and educator.  As a young professional, she broke gender boundaries as one of very few full-time professional female illustrators in the United States during the 1960s.  She entered the highly competitive field of graphic design by illustrating record album covers, and magazine covers for Rolling Stone, Time, Ms, New York Magazine, and The Boston Globe.  She was a pioneer in the practice of digital art and illustration and has since used the computer…

Find out more »

Greensboro Symphony Presents “Eroica”

November 7 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Hayworth Fine Arts Center, Pauline Theatre

Friday, November 7 at 7:30 pm Hayworth Fine Arts Center, Pauline Theatre *Professional Dress Required Open to the Public The Greensboro Symphony explores the fine line between Heroes and Villains this November 7th at High Point University. Initially written in celebration of Napoleon’s revolutionary regime, Beethoven’s Symphony #3 swiftly changed course when Bonaparte revealed his true intentions & proclaimed himself Emperor of the French in 1804. Disgusted by Napoleon’s thirst for power, Beethoven dramatically ripped up the title page, re-named…

Find out more »

HPU Theatre Presents: The Drowsy Chaperone

November 20 @ 7:30 pm - November 22 @ 2:00 pm
Hayworth Fine Arts Center, Pauline Theatre

Thursday, November 20 – Saturday, November 22 at 7:30 pm, and Sunday, November 23 at 2:00 pm Hayworth Fine Arts Center, Pauline Theatre Open to the Public The musical, The Drowsy Chaperone, is a parody of American musical comedy of the 1920s. The story concerns a middle-aged, asocial musical theatre fan; as he plays the record of his favorite musical, The Drowsy Chaperone. The show comes to life onstage as he wryly comments on the music, story, and actors. Tickets…

Find out more »

Thanksgiving Message: Bill Magee

November 24 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Hayworth Fine Arts Center, Pauline Theatre

Dr. William P. Magee Jr., is a leading plastic and craniofacial surgeon who founded Operation Smile in 1982 with his wife, Kathleen S. Magee, and serves as the organization’s Chief Executive Officer.  Dr. Magee’s work on behalf of children around the world has led to numerous awards and honors. In 2009, U.S. News & World Report named Dr. Bill and Kathy Magee one of “America’s Best Leaders.” In 2007, USAID presented them with the President’s Call to Service Award from…

Find out more »

Fall 2014 Event Calendar

Contact Us

Email: reservations@highpoint.edu
Phone: (336) 841-9209
Box Office Phone: (336) 841-4673
Click here to sign up for our emails

Event Photos

HPU SOCIAL
Connect with us
On the Social page, you can view all of High Point University’s social media feeds, connect to specific majors and schools on Facebook, and get the latest updates about what’s happening on campus.