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Be wowed. Explore the edge of passion, daring, intellect, power and poetry. The Paul Creative Arts Center (PCAC) is UNH’s center for the fine and performing arts. Visual art, music, dance, and theatre are living and breathing every day at PCAC. Be part of the experience.

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Upcoming Events!

  • Oct
    3
    JUNIE B. JONES, THE MUSICAL 7 p.m. - 7 p.m., It's Junie B.'s first day of first grade, and a lot of things are changing. Old friends don’t want to be friends, new friendships are made, and Junie B. may need glasses. Throw in a friendly cafeteria lady, a kickball tourn a.m.ent and a "Top-Secret Personal Beeswax Journal," and first grade has never been more exciting. Featuring a tremendously loveable character and fun-filled songs, Junie B. Jones will capture your hearts just as the books captivated an entire generation of s...
  • Oct
    4
    7 p.m. - 7 p.m., t's Junie B.'s first day of first grade, and a lot of things are changing. Old friends don’t want to be friends, new friendships are made, and Junie B. may need glasses. Throw in a friendly cafeteria lady, a kickball tourn a.m.ent and a "Top-Secret Personal Beeswax Journal," and first grade has never been more exciting. Featuring a tremendously loveable character and fun-filled songs, Junie B. Jones will capture your hearts just as the books captivated an entire generation of st...
  • Oct
    5
    10 a.m. - 10 a.m., It's Junie B.'s first day of first grade, and a lot of things are changing. Old friends don’t want to be friends, new friendships are made, and Junie B. may need glasses. Throw in a friendly cafeteria lady, a kickball tourn a.m.ent and a "Top-Secret Personal Beeswax Journal," and first grade has never been more exciting. Featuring a tremendously loveable character and fun-filled songs, Junie B. Jones will capture your hearts just as the books captivated an entire generation of...
  • Oct
    5
    2 p.m. - 2 p.m., It's Junie B.'s first day of first grade, and a lot of things are changing. Old friends don’t want to be friends, new friendships are made, and Junie B. may need glasses. Throw in a friendly cafeteria lady, a kickball tourn a.m.ent and a "Top-Secret Personal Beeswax Journal," and first grade has never been more exciting. Featuring a tremendously loveable character and fun-filled songs, Junie B. Jones will capture your hearts just as the books captivated an entire generation of s...
  • Oct
    6
    2 p.m. - 2 p.m., It's Junie B.'s first day of first grade, and a lot of things are changing. Old friends don’t want to be friends, new friendships are made, and Junie B. may need glasses. Throw in a friendly cafeteria lady, a kickball tourn a.m.ent and a "Top-Secret Personal Beeswax Journal," and first grade has never been more exciting. Featuring a tremendously loveable character and fun-filled songs, Junie B. Jones will capture your hearts just as the books captivated an entire generation of s...
  • Oct
    30
    HOW DEMOCRACIES DIE 7 p.m. - 7 p.m., A theatrical exploration of the New York Times best-selling book by Steven Levitsky and Daniel Ziblatt. The play, devised by UNH students, will delve into the book’s ex a.m.ination of how we have arrived at this moment in our democracy. As stated in the Wall Street Journal’s review; “The authors argue, with good evidence, that democracies aren’t destroyed because of the impulses of a single man; they are, instead, degraded in the course of a partisan tit for tat dyn a.m.ic that de...
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  • photo of Bryson Badeau
    Secondary Theatre Education and Design & Theatre Technology Major
    Hometown: Dedham, Mass. What made you choose UNH? I was looking for schools that had a secondary theatre education major and when I visited UNH I fell in love with the campus! I found a place where I…
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    Music Education B.M, Conducting M.A. | Graduate Assistant at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    What you are currently doing for work and how did you get there? Currently I am a D.M.A. candidate focusing in wind band conducting at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln where I will be serving as the band graduate assistant. I graduated with my B.M. in music education at UNH before teaching at Paul Elementary School for four years in Wakefield, N.H. I would then return…
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  • Brendan McWalter
    Music Education Major
    Brendan McWalter has enjoyed music since he was a child in Franklin, Mass.: music was his favorite class in elementary school, and he started playing saxophone when he was in 6th grade. “Music was a stress reliever for me,” he says. During high school, as a counselor at a summer music camp, he helped draw out shy campers with musical improvisations. “Working with those students gave me so much…
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  • Kylie Smith with violin
    Refugee Composers of the Twentieth Century: The Impact of Displacement on Musical Identity During World War II
    The spark of interest for Kylie Smith's article entry in UNH's Undergraduate Research Journal Inquiry  began with her first Music History course, taught by Professor Rose Pruiksma. With a new-found interest in long-term research, a Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SEED) grant, and Professor Pruiksma as mentor, Kylie began a deep inquiry into…
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  • photo of Alyssa Ostrowski
    Music Performance Major
    Hometown: Scarborough, Maine What made you choose UNH? During all four years of high school, our jazz ensemble participated in the annual Clark Terry Jazz Festival at UNH, an adjudicated event that welcomes middle high school groups from all…
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