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Events at UTEP Monday, April 20, 2015, through Sunday, April 26, 2015

The following list covers the events happening at The University of Texas at El Paso Monday, April 20, 2015, through Sunday, April 26, 2015.

Every effort is made to ensure the accuracy of this calendar, but always check with the department or office hosting an event for the most up-to-date information.

Thursday, Feb. 5 through Saturday, April 25

10 a.m. – 7 p.m. (Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays)

10 a.m. – 5 p.m. (Fridays)

noon – 5 p.m. (Saturdays)

Stanlee and Gerald Rubin Center Galleries

Exhibition: “Citizen Culture: Artists and Architects Shape Policy”

Exhibition: “CUADRO Project Archives”

Thursday, Feb. 12 – Saturday, May 16

10 a.m. – 4:30 p.m., Tuesday through Saturday

The Centennial Museum and Chihuahuan Desert Gardens

Centennial Museum Exhibit: “Authentic Texas: People of the Big Bend”

For more information, please call 915-747-5565 or visit museum.utep.edu.

Monday, April 6 – Friday, April 24

All Day

Third Floor of the University Library; Union Plaza

Community Clothesline Project

As part of Sexual Assault Awareness Month activities at The University of Texas at El Paso, there will be a display of clothing and messages from survivors of sexual violence all day Monday, April 6 through Friday, April 24 on the third floor of the University Library and at Union Plaza.
For more information, please contact the Office of Student Conduct and Conflict Resolution at 915-747-8694.

Sunday, April 5 – Thursday, April 30

Prospect Hall

Manuel Carrillo Historical Photos

During regular building hours from Sunday, April 5 through Thursday, April 30, the Center for Law and Human Behavior in collaboration with the art department’s Museum Studies and Public Culture Program will display the historical photos of noted Mexican photographer Manuel Carrillo on loan from the UTEP Library’s Special Collections in Prospect Hall.

Monday, April 20 – Friday, May 8

Monday – Saturday 7 a.m. – 10 p.m.

Sunday noon – 5 p.m.

Union Gallery

Earth Week Exhibition

There will be an Earth Week exhibition 7 a.m. to 10 p.m. Monday through Saturday and noon to 5 p.m. Sunday starting Monday, April 20 through Friday, May 8 in the Union Gallery in Union Building East.

Tuesday, April 21

noon

Centennial Museum

Guided Tour of “Authentic Texas” exhibit

Author Marcia Hatfield Daudistel and curator Scott Cutler will give a guided tour of the exhibit “Authentic Texas: People of the Big Bend” at noon Tuesday, April 21 in the Centennial Museum.

Tuesday, April 21

noon – 1 p.m.

UTEP Union Plaza

Earth Week Fashion Show

The annual Earth Week Fashion Show will take place noon to 1 p.m. Tuesday, April 21 in the UTEP Union Plaza. The featured pieces are wearable and made from recycled materials.

Tuesday, April 21

7:30 – 9 p.m.

Fox Fine Arts Recital Hall

Mariachi Concert

Mariachi Los Mineros and the Commercial Music Ensemble will perform 7:30 to 9 p.m. Tuesday, April 21 in the Fox Fine Arts Recital Hall. The concert brings a unique mix of old and new. Mariachi Los Mineros, under the direction of Curtis Tredway, Ph.D., will perform a concert of traditional Mexican mariachi music. The UTEP Commercial Ensemble, under the direction of Brian Downen and Chris Reyman, will present contemporary hits of pop and rock.

Tickets are $5 for general admission; $3 for seniors, military and non-UTEP students; and free for children under 6 years of age and UTEP faculty, staff and students.

Wednesday, April 22

10:30 a.m.

Centennial Museum

Earth Day Tour of the Chihuahuan Desert Gardens

There will be an Earth Day tour of the Chihuahuan Desert Gardens at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, April 22. Please meet at the Centennial Museum’s front entrance and wear weather-appropriate clothing and comfortable shoes.

Wednesday, April 22

noon

Centennial Museum

Lecture — “Attracting Butterflies and Hummingbirds with Native Plants”

In observance of Earth Day, there will be a lecture on “Attracting Butterflies and Hummingbirds with Native Plants” at noon Wednesday, April 22 in the Centennial Museum. Lois Balin, West Texas urban wildlife biologist for the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department, will present.

Wednesday, April 22

11 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Union Plaza

Denim Day: Advocacy Fair

As part of National Sexual Assault Awareness Month at The University of Texas at El Paso, there will be a Denim Day: Advocacy Fair 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesday, April 22 in the Union Plaza.

For more information or special accommodations, please contact the Office of Student Conduct and Resolution at 915-747-8694.

Wednesday, April 22

noon

Union Plaza

Fashion Show

There will be a fashion show at noon Wednesday, April 22 in the Union Plaza.

For more information or special accommodations, please contact the Office of Student Conduct and Resolution at 915-747-8694.

Wednesday, April 22

7 p.m.

UTEP Dinner Theatre

Mary Poppins 2014-2015 Season of Musicals — Discount Dinner Performance

The musical “Mary Poppins” runs April 17 – May 17. One of the most popular Disney movies of all times and based on the books of P.L. Travers, Mary Poppins has delighted Broadway audiences for more than 2,500 performances.

UTEP Dinner Theatre’s facilities are partially accessible to the disabled. Tables 27 to 51 are not accessible. Children 3 years old or younger are not permitted in the theater.

The menu for this performance includes chicken cordon bleu, oven-browned potatoes, french-style green beans, garden salad with house dressing, snowflake dinner rolls, coffee, iced tea, and a supercalifragalistic ice cream sundae.

Discount dinner performances are $41.50 for adults; $39.50 for children 4 – 12 years old and for non-UTEP students; and $31.50 for UTEP students who may purchase one ticket at this price. With a valid ID, UTEP faculty, staff and alumni association members, groups of 20+ and military personnel may purchase up to four tickets for $39.50.

Tickets are available at the UTEP Ticket Center by calling 915-747-5234 and at all Ticketmaster outlets in El Paso. The Ticketmaster Charge by Phone Line is 1-800-745-3000.

For more information, please call 915-747-6060.

Wednesday, April 22

7 – 9 p.m.

Union Cinema

Take Back the Night and Candlelight Vigil

As part of National Sexual Assault Awareness Month at The University of Texas at El Paso, there will a Take Back the Night event and candlelight vigil 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesday, April 22 at the Union Cinema.

For more information or special accommodations, please contact the Office of Student Conduct and Resolution at 915-747-8694.

Wednesday, April 22

7:30 – 9 p.m.

Fox Fine Arts Recital Hall

Sara Ayala Second Master Recital

Sara Ayala will perform her second master recital 7:30 to 9 p.m. Wednesday, April 22 in the Fox Fine Arts Recital Hall.

Thursday, April 23

noon – 2 p.m.

Union Building East, room 102A

Workshop — Writing Past the Pain

As part of Sexual Assault Awareness Month at The University of Texas at El Paso, there will be a workshop titled “Writing Past the Pain” hosted by Amalia Ortiz noon to 2 p.m. Thursday, April 23 in Union Building East, room 102A.

For more information or special accommodations, please contact the Office of Student Conduct and Resolution at 915-747-8694.

Thursday, April 23

6:30 p.m.

Union Cinema

Film Screening — “Love is a Verb”

The Turkish Student Association and the Dialogue Institute of the Southwest will host a film screening of the documentary “Love is a Verb” at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, April 23 in the Union Cinema, located on the first floor of Union Building East.

“Love is a Verb” examines the social movement of Sufi-inspired Sunni Muslims that began in Turkey in the 1960s and continues with its interfaith work to the present day.

The film is free and open to the public. The complete trailer is available here.

 

Category: Film and Cinema, Social and Entertainment

Thursday, April 23

7 p.m.

UTEP Dinner Theatre

Mary Poppins 2014-2015 Season of Musicals — Discount Dinner Performance

The musical “Mary Poppins” runs April 17 – May 17. One of the most popular Disney movies of all times and based on the books of P.L. Travers, Mary Poppins has delighted Broadway audiences for more than 2,500 performances.

UTEP Dinner Theatre’s facilities are partially accessible to the disabled. Tables 27 to 51 are not accessible. Children 3 years old or younger are not permitted in the theater.

The menu for this performance includes chicken cordon bleu, oven-browned potatoes, french-style green beans, garden salad with house dressing, snowflake dinner rolls, coffee, iced tea, and a supercalifragalistic ice cream sundae.

Discount dinner performances are $41.50 for adults; $39.50 for children 4 – 12 years old and for non-UTEP students; and $31.50 for UTEP students who may purchase one ticket at this price. With a valid ID, UTEP faculty, staff and alumni association members, groups of 20+ and military personnel may purchase up to four tickets for $39.50.

Tickets are available at the UTEP Ticket Center by calling 915-747-5234 and at all Ticketmaster outlets in El Paso. The Ticketmaster Charge by Phone Line is 1-800-745-3000.

For more information, please call 915-747-6060.

Thursday, April 23

7:30 – 9 p.m.

Fox Fine Arts Recital Hall

Guitar Ensembles Concert

The guitar ensembles will perform a concert 7:30 to 9 p.m. Thursday, April 23 in the Fox Fine Arts Recital Hall.

For more information, please contact Shaun Mahoney at stmahoney@utep.edu.

Friday, April 24

6 p.m.

Undergraduate Learning Center (UGLC), room 106

FloraFEST Lecture — “Tough Beauty: Remarkable Plant Life of the Big Bend”

The 2015 FloraFEST lecture will take place 6 p.m. Friday, April 24 in the Undergraduate Learning Center (UGLC), room 106. The lecture titled “Tough Beauty: Remarkable Plant Life of the Big Bend,” will be given by Gary Nored, who is an avid photographer and blogger of the Big Bend. Nored is a full-time volunteer for the Big Bend Ranch State Park and has written two visitor guidebooks for the park.

The event is free and open to the public. Light refreshments will be served. Participants also will get a preview of the plants that will be sold at FloraFEST 2015.

For more information, please call 915-747-5565 or 915-747-8994.

Friday, April 24

7 p.m.

UTEP Dinner Theatre

Mary Poppins 2014-2015 Season of Musicals

The musical “Mary Poppins” runs April 17 – May 17. One of the most popular Disney movies of all times and based on the books of P.L. Travers, Mary Poppins has delighted Broadway audiences for more than 2,500 performances.

UTEP Dinner Theatre’s facilities are partially accessible to the disabled. Tables 27 to 51 are not accessible. Children 3 years old or younger are not permitted in the theater.

The menu for this performance includes chicken cordon bleu, oven-browned potatoes, french-style green beans, garden salad with house dressing, snowflake dinner rolls, coffee, iced tea, and a supercalifragalistic ice cream sundae.

Dinner performances for Friday and Saturday evening shows are $46.50 for adults; $44.50 for UTEP faculty and staff, children 4 – 12 years old, groups of 20+, and non-UTEP students; and $34.50 for UTEP students who may purchase one ticket at this price. With a valid ID, UTEP alumni association members and military personnel may purchase up to four tickets for $44.50.

Tickets are available at the UTEP Ticket Center by calling 915-747-5234 and at all Ticketmaster outlets in El Paso. The Ticketmaster Charge by Phone Line is 1-800-745-3000.

For more information, please call 915-747-6060.

Friday, April 24

7:30 p.m.

Studio Theatre — Fox Fine Arts Center

“Trestle at Pope Lick Creek”

Written by Naomi Wallace, one of America’s best playwrights, and directed by Joel Murray, “Trestle at Pope Lick Creek” is a poignant, brutal and erotically charged tale of redemption and the search for identity that reveals the fragility and beauty of the human spirit. Filled with wicked twists and turns, this is a hauntingly powerful work.

Individual tickets are $13 for adults; $11 for UTEP faculty and staff, seniors, military, non-UTEP students, groups (10+) and UTEP alumni with card; and $9 for UTEP students and children (4-12 years old).

For more information, please visit www.theatredance.utep.edu or call 915-747-5118.

Friday, April 24

7:30 – 8 p.m.

Fox Fine Arts Recital Hall

Brittney Williams Recital

Brittney Williams will perform a recital 7:30 to 8 p.m. Friday, April 24 in the Fox Fine Arts Recital Hall.

Saturday, April 25

9 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Centennial Museum

FloraFEST 2015

The 2015 Flora FEST will take place 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, April 25 and Sunday, April 26 at the Centennial Museum, located on the corner of University Avenue and Wiggins Road on The University of Texas at El Paso campus.

FloraFEST is the annual fundraiser for the maintenance and operation of the Chihuahuan Desert Gardens and is the largest sale of its kind in the region. Shoppers may purchase native plants and visit with local master gardeners and other plant experts for advice on how to care for their plants at home. Most of the plants sold at FloraFEST are not available at local nurseries or retailers.

Saturday, April 25

noon

University Field

UTEP Women’s Soccer vs. Eastern New Mexico

The University of Texas at El Paso women’s soccer team will face off against Eastern New Mexico at noon Saturday, April 25 at University Field.

Saturday, April 25

2 p.m.

Helen of Troy Field

UTEP Women’s Softball vs. Marshall

The University of Texas at El Paso’s Women’s Softball team will take on Marshall in a conference event at 2 p.m. Saturday, April 25 at Helen of Troy Field, located on the UTEP campus.

Saturday, April 25

4 p.m.

Helen of Troy Field

UTEP Women’s Softball vs. Marshall

The University of Texas at El Paso’s Women’s Softball team will take on Marshall in a conference event at 4 p.m. Saturday, April 25 at Helen of Troy Field, located on the UTEP campus.

Saturday, April 25

7 p.m.

UTEP Dinner Theatre

Mary Poppins 2014-2015 Season of Musicals

The musical “Mary Poppins” runs April 17 – May 17. One of the most popular Disney movies of all times and based on the books of P.L. Travers, Mary Poppins has delighted Broadway audiences for more than 2,500 performances.

UTEP Dinner Theatre’s facilities are partially accessible to the disabled. Tables 27 to 51 are not accessible. Children 3 years old or younger are not permitted in the theater.

The menu for this performance includes chicken cordon bleu, oven-browned potatoes, french-style green beans, garden salad with house dressing, snowflake dinner rolls, coffee, iced tea, and a supercalifragalistic ice cream sundae.

Dinner performances for Friday and Saturday evening shows are $46.50 for adults; $44.50 for UTEP faculty and staff, children 4 – 12 years old, groups of 20+, and non-UTEP students; and $34.50 for UTEP students who may purchase one ticket at this price. With a valid ID, UTEP alumni association members and military personnel may purchase up to four tickets for $44.50.

Tickets are available at the UTEP Ticket Center by calling 915-747-5234 and at all Ticketmaster outlets in El Paso. The Ticketmaster Charge by Phone Line is 1-800-745-3000.

For more information, please call 915-747-6060.

Saturday, April 25

7:30 p.m.

Studio Theatre — Fox Fine Arts Center

“Trestle at Pope Lick Creek”

Written by Naomi Wallace, one of America’s best playwrights, and directed by Joel Murray, “Trestle at Pope Lick Creek” is a poignant, brutal and erotically charged tale of redemption and the search for identity that reveals the fragility and beauty of the human spirit. Filled with wicked twists and turns, this is a hauntingly powerful work.

Individual tickets are $13 for adults; $11 for UTEP faculty and staff, seniors, military, non-UTEP students, groups (10+) and UTEP alumni with card; and $9 for UTEP students and children (4-12 years old).

For more information, please visit www.theatredance.utep.edu or call 915-747-5118.

Sunday, April 26

9 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Centennial Museum

FloraFEST 2015

The 2015 Flora FEST will take place 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, April 25 and Sunday, April 26 at the Centennial Museum, located on the corner of University Avenue and Wiggins Road on The University of Texas at El Paso campus.

FloraFEST is the annual fundraiser for the maintenance and operation of the Chihuahuan Desert Gardens and is the largest sale of its kind in the region. Shoppers may purchase native plants and visit with local master gardeners and other plant experts for advice on how to care for their plants at home. Most of the plants sold at FloraFEST are not available at local nurseries or retailers.

Sunday, April 26

11 a.m.

University Field

UTEP Women’s Soccer vs. New Mexico

The University of Texas at El Paso women’s soccer team will take on New Mexico at 11 a.m. Sunday, April 26 at University Field.

Sunday, April 26

1 p.m.

Helen of Troy Field

UTEP Women’s Softball vs. Marshall

The University of Texas at El Paso’s Women’s Softball team will take on Marshall in a conference event at 1 p.m. Sunday, April 26 at Helen of Troy Field, located on the UTEP campus.

Sunday, April 26

2:30 p.m.

Studio Theatre — Fox Fine Arts Center

“Trestle at Pope Lick Creek”

Written by Naomi Wallace, one of America’s best playwrights, and directed by Joel Murray, “Trestle at Pope Lick Creek” is a poignant, brutal and erotically charged tale of redemption and the search for identity that reveals the fragility and beauty of the human spirit. Filled with wicked twists and turns, this is a hauntingly powerful work.

Individual tickets are $13 for adults; $11 for UTEP faculty and staff, seniors, military, non-UTEP students, groups (10+) and UTEP alumni with card; and $9 for UTEP students and children (4-12 years old).

For more information, please visit www.theatredance.utep.edu or call 915-747-5118.

Sunday, April 26

2:30 p.m.

UTEP Dinner Theatre

Mary Poppins 2014-2015 Season of Musicals — No-Dinner Matinee Performance

The musical “Mary Poppins” runs April 17 – May 17. One of the most popular Disney movies of all times and based on the books of P.L. Travers, Mary Poppins has delighted Broadway audiences for more than 2,500 performances.

UTEP Dinner Theatre’s facilities are partially accessible to the disabled. Tables 27 to 51 are not accessible. Children 3 years old or younger are not permitted in the theater.

No meal is served.

Sunday no-dinner performances are $27.50 for adults; $25.50 for children 4 – 12 years old and for non-UTEP students; and $17.50 for UTEP students who may purchase one ticket at this price. With a valid ID, UTEP faculty, staff and alumni association members, groups of 20+ and military personnel may purchase up to four tickets for $25.50.

Tickets are available at the UTEP Ticket Center by calling 915-747-5234 and at all Ticketmaster outlets in El Paso. The Ticketmaster Charge by Phone Line is 1-800-745-3000.

For more information, please call 915-747-6060.

Sunday, April 26

2:30 – 3:30 p.m.

Fox Fine Arts Recital Hall

Jazz Ensemble 2 Concert

The University of Texas at El Paso’s Jazz Ensemble 2 will perform a concert 2:30 to 3:30 p.m. Sunday, April 26 in the Fox Fine Arts Recital Hall.

Sunday, April 26

5 – 10 p.m.

Fox Fine Arts Recital Hall

Layali Al-Sham

The University of Texas at El Paso Department of Music ensemble, Layali Al-Sham will perform a concert 5 to 10 p.m. Sunday, April 26 in the Fox Fine Arts Recital Hall. The Middle Eastern musical experience was founded in 2010 by Andrea Shaheen, DMA. Shaheen specializes in Arabic music research and performance.

 

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Events at UTEP Friday, April 24, 2015, through Thursday, April 30, 2015

The following list covers the events happening at The University of Texas at El Paso Friday, April 24, 2015, through Thursday, April 30, 2015.

Every effort is made to ensure the accuracy of this calendar, but always check with the department or office hosting an event for the most up-to-date information.

Friday, April 24

7 p.m.

UTEP Dinner Theatre

Mary Poppins 2014-2015 Season of Musicals

The musical “Mary Poppins” runs April 17 – May 17. One of the most popular Disney movies of all times and based on the books of P.L. Travers, Mary Poppins has delighted Broadway audiences for more than 2,500 performances.

UTEP Dinner Theatre’s facilities are partially accessible to the disabled. Tables 27 to 51 are not accessible. Children 3 years old or younger are not permitted in the theater.

The menu for this performance includes chicken cordon bleu, oven-browned potatoes, french-style green beans, garden salad with house dressing, snowflake dinner rolls, coffee, iced tea, and a supercalifragalistic ice cream sundae.

Dinner performances for Friday and Saturday evening shows are $46.50 for adults; $44.50 for UTEP faculty and staff, children 4 – 12 years old, groups of 20+, and non-UTEP students; and $34.50 for UTEP students who may purchase one ticket at this price. With a valid ID, UTEP alumni association members and military personnel may purchase up to four tickets for $44.50.

Tickets are available at the UTEP Ticket Center by calling 915-747-5234 and at all Ticketmaster outlets in El Paso. The Ticketmaster Charge by Phone Line is 1-800-745-3000.

For more information, please call 915-747-6060.

Friday, April 24

7:30 p.m.

Studio Theatre — Fox Fine Arts Center

“Trestle at Pope Lick Creek”

Written by Naomi Wallace, one of America’s best playwrights, and directed by Joel Murray, “Trestle at Pope Lick Creek” is a poignant, brutal and erotically charged tale of redemption and the search for identity that reveals the fragility and beauty of the human spirit. Filled with wicked twists and turns, this is a hauntingly powerful work.

Individual tickets are $13 for adults; $11 for UTEP faculty and staff, seniors, military, non-UTEP students, groups (10+) and UTEP alumni with card; and $9 for UTEP students and children (4-12 years old).

For more information, please visit www.theatredance.utep.edu or call 915-747-5118.

Saturday, April 25

9 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Centennial Museum

FloraFEST 2015

The 2015 Flora FEST will take place 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, April 25 and Sunday, April 26 at the Centennial Museum, located on the corner of University Avenue and Wiggins Road on The University of Texas at El Paso campus.

FloraFEST is the annual fundraiser for the maintenance and operation of the Chihuahuan Desert Gardens and is the largest sale of its kind in the region. Shoppers may purchase native plants and visit with local master gardeners and other plant experts for advice on how to care for their plants at home. Most of the plants sold at FloraFEST are not available at local nurseries or retailers.

Saturday, April 25

noon

University Field

UTEP Women’s Soccer vs. Eastern New Mexico

The University of Texas at El Paso women’s soccer team will face off against Eastern New Mexico at noon Saturday, April 25 at University Field.

Saturday, April 25

2 p.m.

Helen of Troy Field

UTEP Women’s Softball vs. Marshall

The University of Texas at El Paso’s Women’s Softball team will take on Marshall in a conference event at 2 p.m. Saturday, April 25 at Helen of Troy Field, located on the UTEP campus.

Saturday, April 25

4 p.m.

Helen of Troy Field

UTEP Women’s Softball vs. Marshall

The University of Texas at El Paso’s Women’s Softball team will take on Marshall in a conference event at 4 p.m. Saturday, April 25 at Helen of Troy Field, located on the UTEP campus.

Saturday, April 25

7 p.m.

UTEP Dinner Theatre

Mary Poppins 2014-2015 Season of Musicals

The musical “Mary Poppins” runs April 17 – May 17. One of the most popular Disney movies of all times and based on the books of P.L. Travers, Mary Poppins has delighted Broadway audiences for more than 2,500 performances.

UTEP Dinner Theatre’s facilities are partially accessible to the disabled. Tables 27 to 51 are not accessible. Children 3 years old or younger are not permitted in the theater.

The menu for this performance includes chicken cordon bleu, oven-browned potatoes, french-style green beans, garden salad with house dressing, snowflake dinner rolls, coffee, iced tea, and a supercalifragalistic ice cream sundae.

Dinner performances for Friday and Saturday evening shows are $46.50 for adults; $44.50 for UTEP faculty and staff, children 4 – 12 years old, groups of 20+, and non-UTEP students; and $34.50 for UTEP students who may purchase one ticket at this price. With a valid ID, UTEP alumni association members and military personnel may purchase up to four tickets for $44.50.

Tickets are available at the UTEP Ticket Center by calling 915-747-5234 and at all Ticketmaster outlets in El Paso. The Ticketmaster Charge by Phone Line is 1-800-745-3000.

For more information, please call 915-747-6060.

Saturday, April 25

7:30 p.m.

Studio Theatre — Fox Fine Arts Center

“Trestle at Pope Lick Creek”

Written by Naomi Wallace, one of America’s best playwrights, and directed by Joel Murray, “Trestle at Pope Lick Creek” is a poignant, brutal and erotically charged tale of redemption and the search for identity that reveals the fragility and beauty of the human spirit. Filled with wicked twists and turns, this is a hauntingly powerful work.

 

Individual tickets are $13 for adults; $11 for UTEP faculty and staff, seniors, military, non-UTEP students, groups (10+) and UTEP alumni with card; and $9 for UTEP students and children (4-12 years old).

For more information, please visit www.theatredance.utep.edu or call 915-747-5118.

Sunday, April 26

9 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Centennial Museum

FloraFEST 2015

The 2015 Flora FEST will take place 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, April 25 and Sunday, April 26 at the Centennial Museum, located on the corner of University Avenue and Wiggins Road on The University of Texas at El Paso campus.

FloraFEST is the annual fundraiser for the maintenance and operation of the Chihuahuan Desert Gardens and is the largest sale of its kind in the region. Shoppers may purchase native plants and visit with local master gardeners and other plant experts for advice on how to care for their plants at home. Most of the plants sold at FloraFEST are not available at local nurseries or retailers.

Sunday, April 26

11 a.m.

University Field

UTEP Women’s Soccer vs. New Mexico

The University of Texas at El Paso women’s soccer team will take on New Mexico at 11 a.m. Sunday, April 26 at University Field.

Sunday, April 26

1 p.m.

Helen of Troy Field

UTEP Women’s Softball vs. Marshall

The University of Texas at El Paso’s Women’s Softball team will take on Marshall in a conference event at 1 p.m. Sunday, April 26 at Helen of Troy Field, located on the UTEP campus.

Sunday, April 26

2:30 – 3:30 p.m.

Fox Fine Arts Recital Hall

Jazz Ensemble 2 Concert

The University of Texas at El Paso’s Jazz Ensemble 2 will perform a concert 2:30 to 3:30 p.m. Sunday, April 26 in the Fox Fine Arts Recital Hall.

Sunday, April 26

2:30 p.m.

Studio Theatre — Fox Fine Arts Center

“Trestle at Pope Lick Creek”

Written by Naomi Wallace, one of America’s best playwrights, and directed by Joel Murray, “Trestle at Pope Lick Creek” is a poignant, brutal and erotically charged tale of redemption and the search for identity that reveals the fragility and beauty of the human spirit. Filled with wicked twists and turns, this is a hauntingly powerful work.

Individual tickets are $13 for adults; $11 for UTEP faculty and staff, seniors, military, non-UTEP students, groups (10+) and UTEP alumni with card; and $9 for UTEP students and children (4-12 years old).

For more information, please visit www.theatredance.utep.edu or call 915-747-5118.

Sunday, April 26

2:30 p.m.

UTEP Dinner Theatre

Mary Poppins 2014-2015 Season of Musicals — No-Dinner Matinee Performance

The musical “Mary Poppins” runs April 17 – May 17. One of the most popular Disney movies of all times and based on the books of P.L. Travers, Mary Poppins has delighted Broadway audiences for more than 2,500 performances.

UTEP Dinner Theatre’s facilities are partially accessible to the disabled. Tables 27 to 51 are not accessible. Children 3 years old or younger are not permitted in the theater.

No meal is served.

Sunday no-dinner performances are $27.50 for adults; $25.50 for children 4 – 12 years old and for non-UTEP students; and $17.50 for UTEP students who may purchase one ticket at this price. With a valid ID, UTEP faculty, staff and alumni association members, groups of 20+ and military personnel may purchase up to four tickets for $25.50.

Tickets are available at the UTEP Ticket Center by calling 915-747-5234 and at all Ticketmaster outlets in El Paso. The Ticketmaster Charge by Phone Line is 1-800-745-3000.

For more information, please call 915-747-6060.

Tuesday, April 28

4 p.m.

Helen of Troy Field

UTEP Women’s Softball vs. New Mexico State

The University of Texas at El Paso’s Women’s Softball team will take on New Mexico State at 4 p.m. Tuesday, April 28 at Helen of Troy Field, located on the UTEP campus.

Tuesday, April 28

6 p.m.

Helen of Troy Field

UTEP Women’s Softball vs. New Mexico State

The University of Texas at El Paso’s Women’s Softball team will take on New Mexico State at 6 p.m. Tuesday, April 28 at Helen of Troy Field, located on the UTEP campus.

Tuesday, April 28

7:30 – 9 p.m.

Fox Fine Arts Recital Hall

Karrin Andrews in Concert with the Jazz Bands

Karrin Allyson, a four-time Grammy nominee, will perform alongside The University of Texas at El Paso’s Jazz Band in an exciting evening of vocal jazz 7:30 to 9 p.m. Tuesday, April 28 in the Fox Fine Arts Recital Hall.

Tickets are $5 for general admission; $3 for military and non-UTEP students; and free for UTEP faculty, staff and students.

For more information, please contact Erik Unsworth at eunsworth@utep.edu or 915-747-5606 or visit music.utep.edu.

Wednesday, April 29

7 p.m.

UTEP Dinner Theatre

Mary Poppins 2014-2015 Season of Musicals — Discount Dinner Performance

The musical “Mary Poppins” runs April 17 – May 17. One of the most popular Disney movies of all times and based on the books of P.L. Travers, Mary Poppins has delighted Broadway audiences for more than 2,500 performances.

UTEP Dinner Theatre’s facilities are partially accessible to the disabled. Tables 27 to 51 are not accessible. Children 3 years old or younger are not permitted in the theater.

The menu for this performance includes chicken cordon bleu, oven-browned potatoes, french-style green beans, garden salad with house dressing, snowflake dinner rolls, coffee, iced tea and a supercalifragalistic ice cream sundae.

Discount dinner performances are $41.50 for adults; $39.50 for children 4 – 12 years old and for non-UTEP students; and $31.50 for UTEP students who may purchase one ticket at this price. With a valid ID, UTEP faculty, staff and alumni association members, groups of 20+ and military personnel may purchase up to four tickets for $39.50.

Tickets are available at the UTEP Ticket Center by calling 915-747-5234 and at all Ticketmaster outlets in El Paso. The Ticketmaster Charge by Phone Line is 1-800-745-3000.

For more information, please call 915-747-6060.

Wednesday, April 29

7:30 – 9 p.m.

Fox Fine Arts Recital Hall

UTEP Concert Band

The University of Texas at El Paso Concert Band will perform an evening of fun band classics 7:30 to 9 p.m. Wednesday, April 29 in the Fox Fine Arts Recital Hall.

Tickets are $5 for general admission; $3 for seniors, military and non-UTEP students; and free for children under years of age and UTEP faculty, staff and students.

Thursday, April 30

7 p.m.

UTEP Dinner Theatre

Mary Poppins 2014-2015 Season of Musicals — Discount Dinner Performance

The musical “Mary Poppins” runs April 17 – May 17. One of the most popular Disney movies of all times and based on the books of P.L. Travers, Mary Poppins has delighted Broadway audiences for more than 2,500 performances.

UTEP Dinner Theatre’s facilities are partially accessible to the disabled. Tables 27 to 51 are not accessible. Children 3 years old or younger are not permitted in the theater.

The menu for this performance includes chicken cordon bleu, oven-browned potatoes, french-style green beans, garden salad with house dressing, snowflake dinner rolls, coffee, iced tea and a supercalifragalistic ice cream sundae.

Discount dinner performances are $41.50 for adults; $39.50 for children 4 – 12 years old and for non-UTEP students; and $31.50 for UTEP students who may purchase one ticket at this price. With a valid ID, UTEP faculty, staff and alumni association members, groups of 20+ and military personnel may purchase up to four tickets for $39.50.

Tickets are available at the UTEP Ticket Center by calling 915-747-5234 and at all Ticketmaster outlets in El Paso. The Ticketmaster Charge by Phone Line is 1-800-745-3000.

For more information, please call 915-747-6060.

Thursday, April 30

7:30 p.m.

Studio Theatre — Fox Fine Arts Center

“Trestle at Pope Lick Creek”

Written by Naomi Wallace, one of America’s best playwrights, and directed by Joel Murray, “Trestle at Pope Lick Creek” is a poignant, brutal and erotically charged tale of redemption and the search for identity that reveals the fragility and beauty of the human spirit. Filled with wicked twists and turns, this is a hauntingly powerful work.

Individual tickets are $13 for adults; $11 for UTEP faculty and staff, seniors, military, non-UTEP students, groups (10+) and UTEP alumni with card; and $9 for UTEP students and children (4-12 years old).

For more information, please visit www.theatredance.utep.edu or call 915-747-5118.

Thursday, April 30

7:30 – 9 p.m.

Fox Fine Arts Recital Hall

Symphony Band

Kenneth Capshaw, leads the Symphonic Winds in a performance of aesthetic excellence 7:30 to 9 p.m. Thursday, April 30 in the Fox Fine Arts Recital Hall.

Tickets are $5 for general admission; $3 for seniors, military and non-UTEP students; and free for children under 6 years of age and UTEP faculty, staff and students.

For more information please contact Hufstader at rhufstad@utep.edu or 915-747-5606 or visit music.utep.edu.

Thursday, April 30

Friday, May 1

Saturday, May 2

7:30 p.m.

Sunday, May 3

2:30 p.m.

Magoffin Auditorium

The Magic Flute

Opera UTEP presents a stunning rendition of Die Zauberflöte (The Magic Flute) by W.A. Mozart at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, April 30, Friday May 1, and Saturday, May 2, and at 2:30 p.m. Sunday, May 3 in Magoffin Auditorium.

Tickets are $12 for general admission; $8 for students, seniors and military; and free for UTEP faculty and staff.

 

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