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The School of Fine & Performing Arts at SUNY New Paltz comprises nationally accredited programs in art education, art history, art studio, music, and theatre arts. Approximately 100 full- and part-time faculty members, actively involved in creative work, performance, and independent scholarship, teach and train over 1,000 student majors.
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Award-winning musical "Rent" to be performed

The Department of Theatre Arts at SUNY New Paltz proudly presents Jonathan Larson's award-winning musical, "Rent," from Nov. 13-15 & Nov. 20-22 at 8 p.m., and Nov. 16 & Nov….


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Students and faculty team up for "Piano Riot" performance

The Department of Music at SUNY New Paltz presents "Piano Riot: Music for Four and Six Hands," on Tuesday, Nov. 11, at 8 p.m. in the Julien J. Studley Theatre…