Common Time

Common Time

Common Time encourages students to meet one another across Fine and Performing Arts programs, to build new relationships, discuss projects and learn about resources and opportunities.



Friday, April 22, 2022 · 12-1 p.m.

Rick Clever has been on-stage, backstage, or in the pit for most of his life. In the Toledo area he has designed for The University of Toledo, Owens Community College, Toledo School for the Arts, Central Catholic High School, St. Ursula High School, Cardinal Stritch High School, Glass City Theater Collective, The Village Players and the Toledo Repertoire Theater among others. Rick is a graduate of the University of Toledo. He is currently the Technical Director for the Center for Fine and Performing Arts at Owens Community College.

What exactly is a Technical Director? How do you become one? Join Rick Clever as he shares his personal career path, experiences, and talents, along with tips about communication and things you probably need to know.



Friday, May 6, 2022 · 12-1 p.m.

End of Semester Wrap-Up
Join us for a discussion of sound engineering possibilities!

Host Alex Noble graduated from Owens in 2018 with a degree in Music Business Technology.

Alex was previously a live sound engineer for a Grammy-nominated band while also working as a studio recording/mixing/mastering engineer in Las Vegas.