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Update (2:15 p.m.): Three males, all wearing black, were last seen walking north near Dean St.

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Update (2:42 p.m.): The campus lockdown has been lifted.  A-State will resume normal operations.

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Fowler Center to Offer ‘Sneak Peek’ Season Announcement of 2014-15 Performances


JONESBORO – Fowler Center at Arkansas State University will announce its 2014-15 season of presentations at its annual “sneak peek” event Tuesday, May 13, starting at 5:30 p.m.

Dr. Wendy Hymes, director of Fowler Center, will present an overview of the upcoming season’s concerts, including audio and video highlights, background on guest artists, and how the season evolved. The preview will be followed by a question and answer session and refreshments.  Those attending also will be eligible to win one subscription to each of the Fowler Center Series and ASU Theatre Series.

Fowler Center is home to the 970-seat Riceland Hall, Bradbury Gallery, and the Department of Theatre, including the 344-seat drama theater and the experimental black box teaching theater.

Beginning in September, Fowler Center will host an assortment of cultural events and entertainment during the academic year, including seven concerts in the Riceland Distinguished Performance Series, two “family friendly” concerts, four ASU Theatre productions, two summer children’s theatre productions, dozens of concerts by the A-State Department of Music faculty and students, the Delta National Small Prints Exhibition, and five additional art exhibitions.

Admission to the sneak peek is free, but space is limited, so interested individuals are encouraged so reserve a place by calling Fowler Center, (870) 972-3471.  Fowler Center is located at 201 Olympic Dr.

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