Stivers School for the Arts

Around the Miami Valley
4:41 pm
Fri January 20, 2012

What's Great in Dayton: January 20 - 26, 2011

Derrick Gardner will perform Saturday at Stivers School for the Arts.
Photo by by John Broughton

Do you have any CD’s of Franki Valli and the 4 Seasons? Right now at the Schuster the Broadway show is all about them It’s called the Jersey Boys and it’s a WOW! Great production….great cast…. and everyone in my
era remembers all the tunes.

And talking about music, on Saturday at the Stivers High School, they will be having one of America's finest jazz trumpeters, Derrick Gardner. This is a fundraiser so the Stivers High School Jazz Orchestra can go to New York City for national competition.

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Around the Miami Valley
10:35 am
Mon January 16, 2012

WYSO Weekend: January 15, 2012

Full episode of WYSO Weekend for January 15, 2012 containing the following stories:

-Child Sex Trafficking: A Statewide Problem, by Sarah Buckingham and Community Voices producer Liz Cambron

-The latest installment of the SOCHE Talks: Making a Difference in Cynical Times: The Possibilities of Social Entrepreneurship

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Around the Miami Valley
1:35 pm
Fri December 16, 2011

What's Great in Dayton: December 16 - 22, 2011

Well, there are many things going on this weekend….

Today at 4 & 8 at Stivers School for the Arts is a modern version of the holiday favorite, The Nutcracker and it is the Urban Nutcracker. A contemporary dance takes place in an urban environment. There is all kind of dancing, including , samba,, hip hop, Chicago stepping, and more. The SMAG Dance Collective take contemporary dance and fuse it with various ethnic and social forms of dance.

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Around the Miami Valley
2:34 pm
Fri November 18, 2011

What's Great in Dayton: November 18 - 24, 2011

Remember Prometheus? You know, the Greek god who stole fire and brought it down to us?  Tonight and tomorrow you can hear three musical interpretations of Promethus. One of the composer is Ludwig Beethoven, and another is Franz Lizt. The third interpretation is an American composer William Bolcom. Check it out at Daytonphilharmonic.com

Stivers School for the Arts is providing their theater presentation Friday and Saturday.  The play is Steel Magnolias.

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Arts & Culture
2:33 pm
Fri April 17, 2009

Stivers Schools for the Arts Celebrates Billy Strayhorn

Tomorrow night Cityfolk's celebration of Dayton born pianist/composer Billy Strayhorn comes to an end. Rounding out the week long tribute will be a performance from the Stivers School for the Arts Jazz Orchestra. Jerry Kenney reports on the student's at Stivers and how they're learning a legacy.

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