Fine Arts

Thursday, November 06, 2014, 8:00 PM
Play: ROMEO AND JULIET by William Shakespeare
Johns Auditorium
Contact S. Kagan, phone 6266


Friday, November 07, 2014, 8:00 PM
Play: ROMEO AND JULIET by William Shakespeare
Johns Auditorium
Contact S. Kagan, phone 6266


Thursday, November 13, 2014, 8:00 PM
Concert: WHAT SHALL WE DO WITH A DRUNKEN <strike>SINGER</strike> SAILOR&#63;
Crawley Forum
Contact Helena von Rueden, phone 434-223-6367


"An American Silence: Walker Evans & Edward Hopper""An American Silence: Walker Evans & Edward Hopper"
On Sunday, November 9, Hampden-Sydney College and Central Virginia Arts will co-sponsor, "An American Silence: Walker Evans & Edward Hopper", a lecture by art historian Jeffrey Allison.This talk will explore the works of photographer Walker Evans and painter Edward Hopper. Allison will expand on the ways in which these American artists tore themselves away from European ideals at the start of the 20th century. Full Story...


Developing an articulate understanding of the arts and their place in society is a critical component of the liberal arts curriculum at Hampden-Sydney College. The purpose of the Fine Arts Department is to help each student develop in himself, and recognize in the work of others, the creative and expressive human spirit.

The Department of Fine Arts offers majors in Theatre or Visual Arts and a minor in Music.