Description: The Arabian Nights, adapted by Mary Zimmerman from the medieval epic The Book of the Thousand Nights and One Night, will be presented by Peak Productions April 24-27 at 7:30 pm, and April 28 at 2:00 pm in the WSCU Studio Theatre in Taylor Hall. The production is directed by Dr. Paul Edwards, Professor of Communication and Theatre, with choreography and movement by Crested Butte Dance Collective co-founder Joan Grant.
Description: What happens when a country suddenly splits in two? In 2012, Mali, once a poster child for African democracy, all but collapsed in a succession of coups and countercoups as islamist rebels claimed control of the country's north, making it a new safe haven for Al Qaeda. Join us as prizewinning author Peter Chilson describes his travels to the conflict zone.