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Celebrated Performers and Emerging Talent: March 2 - March 6

Posted by ArtsMemphis on March 1st, 2016

The extra day in February did not stop the calendar from still overflowing with arts events this weekend. Start out the new month right by enjoying concerts, performances, fundraisers, gallery openings and more.  read more »

Topics: The Orpheum Theatre, Gallery Ten Ninety One, PRIZM Ensemble, Ballet On Wheels Dance School & Company, Cordova High School Orchestra

Discover the Arts: Making Music | Jan 26 - Jan 31

Posted by ArtsMemphis on January 27th, 2016

A classically trained garage band, a symphony that only plays five decades of Star Trek arrangements, over 240 international blues performers and some jazz musicians all walked into a bar... Just kidding. Amazingly, ALL of the world class music described above will be performed in dozens of venues in Memphis this week - Check them out!  read more »

Topics: Buckman Perfromance Arts Center, The Orpheum Theatre, Concerts International, Germantown Performing Arts Center

Discover the Arts: November 4 - November 8

Posted by ArtsMemphis on November 3rd, 2015

After last weekend’s wild Halloween celebrations, this weekend is all about taking it easy. From lectures to play-openings, Memphis will host numerous laid back options for arts enthusiasts to enjoy.  read more »

Topics: ArtsMemphis, Stax Museum of American Soul Music, The Orpheum Theatre, Brooks Museum of Art, Beckman Arts Center, Dixon Gallery & Gardens

Discover the Arts: April 29-May 3

Posted by ArtsMemphis on April 28th, 2015

Art can allow us to obtain a unique glimpse into the past-hear a legendary musician perform songs from America's past, glimpse a documentary detailing a boxing great's historic stance, see images from the soulful "Memphis Sound" and expierience the legacy of a historic Memphis neighborhood.  read more »

Topics: The Orpheum Theatre, Memphis Brooks Museum of Art, Stax Museum of American Soul Music, PRIZM Ensemble, Visible Community Music School, Blues City Cultural Center

Discover the Arts: April 8 - April 12

Posted by ArtsMemphis on April 7th, 2015

Where there’s smoke, there’s fire…Enjoy a unique meal at a former firehouse, delight children with a classic children’s literature character, sing along with the beginning of the Midtown Opera Festival, and experience the latest creations from the Dixon’s educational programs. read more »

Topics: ArtsMemphis Culinary Series, Midtown Opera Festival, Dixon Gallery and Gardens, The Orpheum Theatre

Discover the Arts: July 24 - July 27

Posted on July 22nd, 2014

Channel your inner truck driver at the party of the year, celebrate Memphis' vibrant culture, take a trip to Treasure Island and put a twist on dinner theatre. read more »

Topics: ArtsAccelerator, ArtsMemphis, Broad Avenue Pavilion, HypeLife Arts, The Orpheum Theatre,

Discover the Arts: May 1 - May 4

Posted by ArtsMemphis on April 29th, 2014

Enjoy a free bluegrass music festival under the stars, take the kids on a bear hunt, pay homage to the Civil Rights movement through the art of photography and go back in time at the Dixon Gallery and Gardens for a 1920's take on a Shakespearean classic.  read more »

Topics: Germantown Performing Arts Center, The Orpheum Theatre, The Fogelman Galleries of Contemporary Art and Tennessee Shakespeare Company, Discover the Arts

Discover the Arts: November 15-November 17

Posted by ArtsMemphis on November 12th, 2013

Discover the arts this weekend! Celebrate the 85th birthday of The Orpheum Theatre with an art auction. Don’t miss the IRIS Orchestra debut of young clarinetist Alexander Fiterstein. Hear a lecture by internationally-renowned artist Theaster Gates. Learn the tricks of the metal working trade. read more »

Topics: The Orpheum Theatre, Art Auction, IRIS Orchestra, Theaster Gates, Crosstown Arts, Germantown Performing Arts Center, Metal Museum