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DANCE

Oct. 26 Mosaic in Motion, an evening of eclectic works choreographed by NW dance faculty and project members, will be 7:30-9 p.m. in Theatre Northwest (WTLO 1108). The event includes an outreach program with local high schools. General admission is $5, $1 with student ID and free for TCC faculty and staff. For more information, contact Lacreacia Sanders at 817-515-7692.

Oct. 26 SE Rhapsody Movement Dance Company presents a concert with special guests Dallas Black Dance Theatre III. The concert begins at 7:30 p.m. General admission is $5 and free with TCC IDs. All concert proceeds will go to Dancers Responding to AIDS. For more information, contact Jamie Perrin at jamie.perrin@tccd.edu or call 817-515-3056.

Oct. 30 Students can shake, rattle and roll for a good cause at the Monster Mash Dance-A-Thon. The event is sponsored by the NW dance club and will be 9:30 a.m.-2 p.m. in the dance studio (WHPE 1103) on NW Campus. Music ranging from the ’60s to today’s hits will be played, and “Thriller” will be taught by NW dance associate professor Lacreacia Sanders. Students can bring their best costume for the competition at 1 p.m. Admission is free, but donations will be accepted at the door for the Tarrant County Children’s Assessment Center. For more information, contact Amy Sleigh at 817-515-7174.

Oct. 31 The NE Dance Club will host the Halloween Dance Party. The club will provide free “Thriller” and “Rocky Horror” dance lessons to all TCC students, faculty and staff, but donations will be accepted. Lessons are 10:10 a.m.-1:40 p.m. and 3:30-5:30 p.m. in the dance studio (NHPE 2127). All proceeds go to Dancers Responding to AIDS and will be given to the organization by the club on its next community service trip to New York. For more information, contact Kihyoung Choi at 817-515-6638.

ART 

Oct. 24 Deadline for entering the NE Art Association’s zombie movie contest. Students are invited to submit movies three minutes or less. Students must pay a $10 entry fee for the contest, and the winning movie will receive half of all entry fees. The movies will be shown at a campus zombie party Oct. 29. For more information, contact Andrew Stalder at andrew.stalder@tccd.edu or Scott Parker at richard.parker@tccd.edu.

Now-Nov. 2 Girls is on display in South Campus’ Carillon Gallery in the Rushing Performing Arts Center. The exhibit includes different art media from local and out-of-town artists. The pieces describe femininity as delicate, sensual, alluring, quirky and real. The gallery is open Monday-Thursday by appointment only. For an appointment, contact Joshua Goode at joshua.goode@tccd.edu.

Now-Nov. 3 Artist Elizabeth Fieler presents Push and Pull, her latest figure drawings exploring her interest in the human form in the Lakeview Gallery (WFAB 1135A) on NW Campus. Gallery hours are 8 a.m.-10 p.m. Monday-Thursday, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Friday and 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday. For more information, contact John Hartley at 817-515-7596 or john.hartley@tccd.edu.

Now-Nov. 10 SE Campus presents Architecture+Time: Measuring Space, an exhibition of kinetic designs, on display in Art Corridor II. The gallery is open 8 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday through Friday and 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday. The designs were created by University of Texas at Arlington architecture students with UTA assistant professor of architecture Joshua Nason.

MUSIC

Oct. 24 A student ensemble will perform the Jazz Lab Band Concert at 12:30 p.m. Admission is free in the Agora, the picnic area outside the Student Center on NE Campus. For more information, contact Karen Parsons at karen.parsons@tccd.edu.

Oct. 25 A recital featuring members of the NW music faculty will be held at 12:30 p.m. in the NW recital hall (WFAB 1105). Admission is free. For more information, contact Richard Powell at 817-515-7226 or richard.powell@tccd.edu.

Oct. 25 The NE music department presents Preparatory Piano Student Recital for grades one-12. The recital starts at 7:30 p.m. in College Hall (NCAB 1111). For more information, contact Renetta Frisque at renetta.frisque@tccd.edu.

Oct. 26 Nancy Hadsell from Texas Woman’s University will visit NE Campus to discuss TWU’s music therapy degree program. The presentation is 12:30-1:30 p.m. in College Hall (NCAB 1111). Students and faculty from all campuses are welcome. For more information, contact Karen Parsons at 817-515-6567.

Oct. 29 TCC Chamber Singers/Student Ensemble will perform in NE’s College Hall (NCAB 1111). Admission is free to the dessert theater/concert. Showtime is at 7:30 p.m. For more information, contact Karen Parsons at karen.parsons@tccd.edu.

Nov. 10 South Campus presents Vocal Arts Competition for Emerging Artists, sponsored by the Greater Fort Worth Area Negro Business and Professional Women’s Club Inc. Doors open at 3 p.m. in the SREC Recital Hall. Admission is free. For more information, contact the Continuing Education office at 817-515-4598.

Nov. 15 The South Music Faculty Concert will include a selection of pieces for voice and an array of instruments. The concert will start at 7:30 p.m. in the SREC Recital Hall, with a reception following. Admission is free. For more information, contact Oscar Dressler at 817-515-4649.

SPECIAL EVENTS 

Oct. 25 Night of the Living Dead, the final installment of Fright Nights in the Library, will be shown at 6 p.m. in the SE Campus library. The creepy 1968 classic horror film directed by George A. Romero involves flesh-eating zombies and set many conventional zombie characteristics in film such as a shuffling walk. Popcorn and other refreshments will be provided.

Oct. 27-January 2013 Drawing Power: The Newton Collection of Original Editorial Cartoons will be on display at the Fort Worth Museum of Science and History. The exhibit features 100 editorial cartoons that appeared in magazines and newspapers, some dating back to the 1930s. Being one of America’s largest collections, it includes works from Pulitzer Prize-winning U.S. and international cartoonists. The museum is open 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Saturday and noon-5 p.m. Sunday. Tickets are $14 for adults, $10 for children and seniors and free for museum members. For more information, go to www.fwmuseum.org.

Nov. 5 In honor of Veterans Day, South Campus, KERA and the Fort Worth Opera will host a conversation: Glory Denied: Coming Home from Modern Conflict. A panel will discuss the differences between the soldiers of today and those of the Vietnam War. Veteran and psychology professor Charles Overstreet, author of Glory Denied Tom Philpott and composer Tom Cipullo will speak. The event will be 7:30-9 p.m. in SRTA 1102. Admission is free, but registration is required. To register and for more information, go to www.fwopera.org/events.

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