ArtsMemphis Blog

Topic: Broad Avenue

Discover the Arts: April 22 - April 26

Posted by ArtsMemphis on April 21st, 2015

Find out how the arts can inspire and empower. See the impact the arts have had on the Broad avenue historic district, learn how quilting has inspired new chamber music, be introduced to the perspectives of deaf culture and discuss the complexities of sexism in the media.  read more »

Topics: Broad Avenue Development Corp, PRIZM Ensemble, Circuit Playhouse, The Junior League

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: April 9-April 12.

Posted by ArtsMemphis on April 8th, 2014

See Ballet Memphis’ high flying production of Peter Pan. Check out the action at the Broad Avenue Art Walk. Learn about efforts to make Memphis a healthier city at PechaKucha 9. Witness the expertise of some of Tennessee’s most talented quilters. read more »

Topics: Ballet Memphis, Peter Pan, Broad Avenue Art Walk, PechaKucha 9, Crosstown Arts, Wings Gallery Annual Quilters Show, Wings Cancer Foundation Gallery

Discover the Arts: September 26 - September 28

Posted by ArtsMemphis on September 25th, 2013

 Discover the arts this weekend! Get your shopping done after dark on Broad Avenue. Support St. Jude and local artists through the innovative Science of Art opening. Celebrate Hispanic art at Art Village. Don't miss the Southern Junkers Fall Market, full of creatively repurposed items. See local artist Jamond Bullock's "Road to Success" mural dedicated. read more »

Topics: Art of Science, Memphis College of Art, Broad Avenue Night Market, Hispanic Heritage Month, Southern Junkers Fall Market, UrbanArt Commission, Jamond Bullock

Discover the Arts: August 1-August 4

Posted by ArtsMemphis on July 30th, 2013

Discover the arts this weekend! Want to do something epic? Explore Broad Avenue on a quest for the finest treasures that the arts district has to offer. In keeping with the mythology theme, see Voices of the South’s modern interpretation of the story of Icarus. “Come on down” to the Price is Right at David Lusk Gallery for great deals on original artwork. See artwork from some of the area’s most talented visual artists at WKNO. read more »

Topics: Broad Avenue, Broad after 5 Sunset Quest, Memphis Germantown Art League Exhibition, WKNO, Reasons for falling: a story of Icarus, Voices of the South, The Price is Right, David Lusk Gallery

Discover the Arts: April 18-April 21

Posted by ArtsMemphis on April 16th, 2013

Discover the arts this weekend!  Come out for four days of fun, festivities and food at the Africa in April Festival highlighting the Republic of Senegal.  Head to Art Walk at the Broad Avenue Arts District to enjoy art, dance, live music AND men walking in high heels!  Put on your sparkly red shoes and prepare yourself for a new perspective on the great American fairytale as Ballet Memphis premieres Wizard of Oz.  Get jazzy with Rhodes College and Crosstown Arts as they present Jazz at Crosstown and/or head to the Monterey Jazz Festival at GPAC where they promise to ... read more »

Topics: Africa in April, Art Walk, Broad Avenue Arts District, Wizare of Oz, Ballet Memphis, Jazz at Crosstown, Rhodes College, Crosstown Arts, Monterey Jazz Festival, GPAC

Discover the Arts: Oct. 18 - Oct. 21

Posted by ArtsMemphis on October 17th, 2012

We invite you to discover the arts this weekend by attending one of the following art events! You can buy local art on Broad Avenue, see a world premiere, support a small local theatre and survey five centuries of classical violin. Here in Memphis we have an authentic, juicy culture all our own – full of diverse arts groups, cultural events and creative neighborhood-based projects. Below we've recommended just a few of all the events happening October 18-21. read more »

Topics: Broad Avenue Art Walk, The River Project, Ballet Memphis, Playhouse on the Square, New Moon Theatre Company, TheatreWorks, Luna Nova Music, Discover the Arts