Arts at UNCW

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Discover Arts Majors at UNCW

About Arts Day 

Are you interested in majoring in the arts in college? Are you wondering how to put together a portfolio, or prepare for an audition? Are you thinking about what high school courses will ready you to major in the arts?

Students in grades 10-12 and their parents invited to a day of arts exploration at UNCW. Join faculty, staff, and students in Art & Art History, Creative Writing, Film Studies, Music and Theatre in a day dedicated to helping you learn more about opportunities in the Arts at UNCW!

Schedule of Events

8 - 9 a.m. Check in at the Cultural Arts Building Lobby
9 a.m. Tours of the Cultural Arts Building, King Hall and Kenan Hall
10 - 10:50 a.m. **Class Block 1 for prospective students, see options below.
11 - 11:50 a.m. **Class Block 2 for prospective students, see options below. 
Noon - 2 p.m. Lunch at Wagoner Hall, free time
2 p.m. Campus Tours
3:30 - 5 p.m. **Afternoon Workshops in the Cultural Arts Building, see options below. 


Class Block 1 (10 a.m. - 10:50 a.m.) 
Cultures of World Music/Dance
Class Piano I 
Conducting I
Acting/Improv (Hands On) 
Puppetry (Demo and Discussion) 

Class Block 2 (11 a.m. - 11:50 a.m.) 
Class Piano I 
Women in Music
Fall Student Lab Discussion (Theatre) 
Afternoon Workshops (3:30 p.m. - 5 p.m.)
Music Seminar
Readings by Student Writers
Studio Art
Theatre Improvisation