Performer Michael Cooper to visit Performing Arts Center

Melanie Mitchell, Staff Writer

November 8, 2011

Since the grand opening of Francis Marion University’s Performing Arts Center in September, several artists have taken the stage. On Nov. 12, Michael Cooper’s solo show “Masked Marvels and Wondertales” will add to this...

Comedian takes audience on nostalgic trip

Rachel Baggett, Staff Writer

October 19, 2011

Comedian Pat Hazell of “The Wonder Bread Years” transported the audience at the Performing Arts Center back to their childhood on Friday, Oct. 7 at 7:30 pm. After showing the audience a quick black and white video of old...

Performing Arts Center Showcases Shakespeare

Melissa Rollins, Staff Writer

September 7, 2011

FMU’s Opening Gala for the new Performing Arts Center (PAC), which lasts from Sept. 9 to Sept. 12, will include a showcase of scenes and monologues from various Shakespearean plays. The “Shakespeare Showcase” will be...

Performing Arts Center now holding classes

Aaron Gotter, Head Photographer

August 21, 2011

The Francis Marion University Performing Arts Center (PAC) in downtown Florence nears completion as it is prepared for the gala opening weekend Friday, Sept. 9 through Monday, Sept. 12. The gala will kick off on Sept. 9 at...

Transportation option created between campus and downtown

Melissa Rollins, Staff Writer

August 21, 2011

Students at FMU received a new, cheaper option for transportation to campus and   places around the city of Florence on Monday, Aug. 22. Officials at FMU have worked with the Pee Dee Regional Transportation Authority (PDRTA)...

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