February 03, 2017
In the spring of 1964, Herbert Eugene Randall, Jr., a talented young African and Native American photographer, was awarded a fellowship to spend a year photographically documenting contemporary Negro life. He decided to photograph Freedom Summer activities in Hattiesburg, Mississippi.
With gratitude to Mr. Randall, Sinclair will have several of the images from the Freedom Summer project on display in the library loggia on the downtown Dayton Campus from February 1 – March 31.
January 23, 2017
Twenty-seven theatre majors represented Sinclair at the Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival in Indianapolis January 14. They competed against students from 2- and 4-year colleges from a 5-state region. Isaiah Parnell, won the Region III Theatrical Design Excellence Award for Sound Design and will compete in Washington, D.C. at the national festival in April. In addition, he received a Stagecraft Institute of Las Vegas fellowship. Erin Waldon, with scene partner Bryan...
February 02, 2016
The Sinclair Diversity Office, Student & Community Engagement and Sinclair Theatre are just some of the areas at our campuses presenting events and activities throughout February in observance of Black History Month.
All events are free of charge, unless noted.
Download flyer and check website calendars for additional details on all events.
February 2 - Documentary "From Swastika to Jim Crow"
Building 8 Stage at 11:30 a.m.
February 8 - TV Adaptation...
January 22, 2016
This special event will be presented February 16 & 17 as part of Black History Month activities. The reading begins promptly at 6:00 p.m., and no latecomers will be seated, in consideration of the cast and audience.
Set in the 1950s, Fences is the sixth in Wilson's ten-part "Pittsburgh Cycle". Like all of the "Pittsburgh" plays, Fences explores the evolving African-American experience and examines race relations, among o...
March 14, 2014
Only 3 Performances!
Sinclair Theatre presents a FREE Readers Theater production of The Brick and The Rose by Lewis John Carlino on Wednesday, March 26 at 5:30 p.m. and Thursday, March 27 at 1:30 and 5:30 p.m. in the Black Box Theatre, Room 2411, on Sinclair's Downtown Campus.
Directed by Gina Neuerer, the play, performed in a unique theatre style, has been called a "collage of voices" that depict a young man's spiral into drug addition in his search for life's meaning. Fou...
February 06, 2014
February 2 - March 12
Building 13 Galleries
As the annual Realizing Awareness and Cultural Heritage (REACH) exhibit, Shades of Greatness, displays work from an estimated 30 contributors and honors the Negro Baseball leagues of the early 20th century.
Works in the exhibit include traditional paintings and drawings, as well as sculptures, prints commissioned by the Negro Leagues Baseball Museum in Kansas City, Missouri. The exhibit also highlights a collection of jers...
January 24, 2014
To support and enhance the story being dramatized in the upcoming production of A Shayna Maidel, Sinclair's Theatre & Dance Department has collaborated with the Holocaust Remembrance & Education Committee to host three exhibits and a panel discussion designed to promote a better understanding of the Holocaust.
January 27-February 16
Bystander to Upstander: A banner exhibit from the Center for Holocaust and Humanity Education will be on display on the thir...
December 10, 2013
The African American Studies, Cultural Diversity Committee and Psychology Department are hosting the 2013 City-Wide Kwanzaa Celebration of Nia on Monday, December 30 beginning at 6:00 p.m. in the Student Leadership Center in Building 8
For more information, please see attached flyer.
December 04, 2013
The Sinclair Community Wind Symphony, directed by music professor Kenneth Kohlenberg, presents a concert featuring clarinetist, Joe Eller, on Saturday, December 14, at 8:00 p.m. in Building 2, Blair Hall Theatre.
Eller is clarinet professor at University of South Carolina School of Music and principal clarinet of the South Carolina Philharmonic.
In addition to the concert, Eller will present a woodwind master class on Friday, December 13, at 4:00 p.m.
Both events are free and the public...
November 13, 2013
The Sinclair Contemporary Gospel Ensemble, Opera & Music Theatre Ensemble, and special guests, The Sinclair Choral Union-- an ensemble formed of community members from the Greater Dayton Area-- will present: " An Evening in December" on Saturday, December 7 in Blair Hall Theatre at 8:00 p.m.
This concert will be an entertaining evening of vocal and choral music including seasonal melodies, up-beat gospel tunes, and opera/ musical theater scenes from su...