Archive for August, 2012

Britta Joy Peterson Fuses Diverse Skills, Experience into the Art of Dance

(Written and published by Arizona State University, Outstanding Graduate Students) With a passion for movement, Britta Joy Peterson (Gustavus, 2009) explores the versatile art form of dance with a transdisciplinary approach. By synthesizing a diverse range of training, experience and inspiration, her dance and choreography is electrified by musicality, physicality and athleticism.

Theatre/Dance Professor Terena Wilkens Featured in Theatre Journal

If you’ve been to a performance at Gustavus Adolphus College’s Anderson Theatre, you’ve most likely seen the work of Terena Wilkens, without seeing her face on stage. Wilkens is resident lighting and sound designer, technical director, and adjunct instructor for the College’s Department of Theatre and Dance.

Hillstrom Museum Exhibits 150 Years of Swedish Art

150 Years of Swedish Art: Highlights from the Swedish National Collections in Stockholm (Moderna Museet and Nationalmuseum) will be on view at the Hillstrom Museum of Art at Gustavus Adolphus College from Monday, Sept. 10 through Sunday, Dec. 2. There will be a reception during the College’s Nobel Conference, on Tuesday, Oct. 2 from 6 to 8 p.m. The exhibition and reception are free and open to the public.