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Archive: April 2016

In the Light of Day: Recommended Arts Events April 28 - May 1

Posted by ArtsMemphis on April 26th, 2016

No babysitters, fancy clothes, or expensive tickets needed! There are some very fun and family-friendly events going on this weekend - from a production of The Little Mermaid to free concerts, a film screening and Memphis’ first ever interior designer showcase! read more »

Topics: New Day Children's Theatre, Dixon Gallery and Gardens, Stax Music Academy, The Blues Foundation, ArtsMemphis

A special anniversary for Shakespeare and art walks: Recommended events April 20 - April 24

Posted by ArtsMemphis on April 19th, 2016

2016 marks the 400th year since William Shakespeare’s death. Rhodes College commemorates his life with the 1616 Symposium - a 3 day event incorporating multiple art forms and neighborhoods, and Luna Nova Ensemble celebrates Shakespeare in Song. Need more to do?  Join a senior art day, or attend one of several outdoor art sales. read more »

Topics: Rhodes College, Creative Aging, ArtWorks Foundation, VECA, Luna Nova

"A"pril is for Arts Appreciation

Posted by ArtsMemphis on April 12th, 2016

Keep our alliterative theme in mind and take a chance on something new. Whether a totally different medium or a different style of your favorite art, challenge yourself to broaden your experience this month! read more »


Reinvent Your (Out)Look: April 6 - 10

Posted by ArtsMemphis on April 7th, 2016

Let this week’s arts events will transform you – inside and out!  Get fashion help, learn how to prioritize your creativity, take a closer look at some cultural traditions and personal relationships, and give your soul a lift with amazing gospel, blues and soul music. read more »

Topics: Memphis Fashion Week, Beale Street Caravan, Ballet Memphis, Crosstown Arts, UrbanArt