Jun 21, 2018
UVA Arts

Arts Grounds Day
Friday, September 7, 2018
Betsy and John Casteen Arts Grounds
Open to all UVA Faculty, Staff & Students

  • 6 – 8:30: Picnic & Arts Festivities:  Food, Information Tables, Music, Performances!
      • Creative Writing Table: Opportunities for Student Writers and Poems-on-Demand
      • Meet Kate from the Creative Arts, Media, & Design Career Community
      • Tell your story and listen to others in the StoryStream, an experiment in story-listening brought to you from the The Bridge PAI.

  • 8:30 – 10:30 Moonlight Movie presented by the Virginia Film Festival: Black Panther

UVA Arts invites you to the Betsy and John Casteen Arts Grounds for  a FREE picnic from 6:00 to 8:30pm with information tables, student performances, food and drinks, & an outdoor screening of Black Panther at 8:30pm, presented by the Virginia Film Festival. Come learn about curricular, extra-curricular, and volunteer opportunities from the Visual & Performing Arts & Architecture departments, programs, and community. Bring your camping chair or a blanket to get comfy for the moonlight movie!!

Picnic:  pulled chicken and pork BBQ, falafel sliders, fresh country coleslaw, vegetarian baked beans, macaroni and cheese, hush puppies, & lemonade!

Participating Departments & Programs:  Architectural HistoryArchitectureArt HistoryArts LibrariesDanceDramaThe Fralin Museum of ArtKluge-Ruhe Aboriginal Art CollectionLandscape ArchitectureMiller Arts ScholarsMusicStudio ArtUniversity Career CenterUrban & Environmental PlanningUVA ArtsVirginia Festival of the BookVirginia Film Festival, & WTJU Radio
Rain Location: Drama Building (movie will be cancelled)


Moonlight Movie presented by the Virginia Film Festival: Black Panther

2016. USA. 2h 14mim
Director: Ryan Coogler
Featuring: Chadwick Boseman, Michael B. Jordan, Lupita Nyong’o

Marvel Studios’ Black Panther follows T’Challa who, after the death of his father, the King of Wakanda, returns home to the isolated, technologically advanced African nation to succeed to the throne and take his rightful place as king. But when a powerful old enemy reappears, T’Challa’s mettle as king—and Black Panther—is tested when he is drawn into a formidable conflict that puts the fate of Wakanda and the entire world at risk. Faced with treachery and danger, the young king must rally his allies and release the full power of Black Panther to defeat his foes and secure the safety of his people and their way of life. Black Panther stars Chadwick Boseman, Michael B. Jordan, Lupita Nyong’o, Danai Gurira, Martin Freeman, Daniel Kaluuya, Letitia Wright, Winston Duke, with Angela Bassett, with Forest Whitaker, and Andy Serkis. The film is directed by Ryan Coogler and produced by Kevin Feige with Louis D’Esposito, Victoria Alonso, Nate Moore, Jeffrey Chernov and Stan Lee serving as executive producers. Ryan Coogler & Joe Robert Cole wrote the screenplay.