Recommended Arts Events October 12th - 16th
This weekend, Get out and get lost in the music of the city!
Get out, discover and enjoy the music of Memphis! Explore the wonderful musical variety this weekend from classical piano and violins during Concerts International and Ballet Memphis as well as outdoor entertainment and local talents during the 2016 Soulsville USA Festival, the 44th Annual Pink Palace Crafts Fair and the 5th Annual Concert at the Artistik Lounge.
Art Class III: Writing Through The Blues presented by Young Arts Patrons
Zandria F. Robinson is a writer whose work covers African American experiences at the intersection of identity, inequality, and culture in the post-civil rights South.
Art Class Schedule: Cocktails & Coffee – 6:00 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.
Talk – 6:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
WEDNESDAY, OCT. 12 | 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM | YOUNG ARTS PATRONS | 1130 COLLEGE ST | READ MORE >>>
Wu Han & David Finckel presented by Concerts International
Pianist Wu Han and cellist David Finckel are returning for their sixth appearance with our series.
The thrilling virtuosity and insightful musicianship of their performances have inspired audiences around the world and have won universal critical acclaim.
LOCATION: Harris Concert Hall - University of Memphis Campus
THURSDAY, OCT. 13 | 7:30 pm | CONCERTS INTERNATIONAL | $50 | READ MORE>>>
44th Annual Pink Palace Crafts Fair
This family oriented event held at Audubon Park is the largest juried arts and crafts fair in the Mid-South area. Visitors are mostly families shopping and enjoying demonstrations by craftsmen and museum staff, entertainment and variety of delicious commercial foods. Each year merit awards are presented for outstanding works. For the children we have crafts, face painting, model trains, petting zoo, along with small train rides and bouncy entertainment.
FRIDAY, OCT. 14 | AUDUBON PARK | $9 ADULTS, $7 SENIORS (60 AND OVER) $3 CHILDREN (UNDER 12) | READ MORE >>>
2016 Soulsville USA Festival
This year, the music festival will have three stages of live music from Take Me to the River ft William Bell, Charles & Leroy Hodges, Boo Mitchell, Al Kapone, Frayser Boy and many more!
In addition to the stellar music line-up, this year's festival will feature educational talk backs & storytelling inside Stax Museum of American Soul Music. A beautiful day at the Soulsville USA Festival!
SATURDAY, OCT. 15 | 11AM-6PM | 1130 COLLEGE ST. | READ MORE >>>
Ballet Memphis: Next Steps
Both classical and romantic ballet are transformed for today’s ever-expanding and engaged audiences with clever and humorous strides. Be a part of history when three new short works—from dancer Julie Niekrasz, Associate Artistic Director Steven McMahon and award-winning choreographer Mark Godden—premiere right here in our Midtown home.
SATURDAY, OCT. 15 | 2:00PM, 8:00PM | PLAYHOUSE ON THE SQUARE | READ MORE >>>
Artistik Lounge presents The Concert: 5th Annual
CONNECT. VIBE. LOUNGE.
IT HAPPENS EVERY 3RD SUNDAY...and it's back again!! This month we present the 5TH ANNUAL "THE CONCERT" featuring various artists from previous events all coming together on one night. There's no telling who might show up!!
SUNDAY, OCT. 16 | 7:00PM-11:00PM | PREMIERE PALACE BALLROOM | $10 | READ MORE >>>