ArtsMemphis Blog

Topic: Luna Nova

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

Discover the Arts: June 17 - June 21

Posted by ArtsMemphis on June 16th, 2015

Thursday evening was made for going to arts events - start your weekend early with no regrets the next morning! This Thursday, June 18- Enjoy the nectar of the gods and the music of the devil, attend a free chamber music festival, make art and see a movie, or take a guided sculpture tour. Plus, two not to miss bonus events.  read more »

Topics: Beale Street Caravan, Luna Nova Music, Memphis Brooks Museum of Art, Dixon Gallery and Gardens, Playhouse on the Square, Memphis Slim House

Discover the Arts: June 20-June 25

Posted by ArtsMemphis on June 18th, 2013

Discover the arts this weekend! Need an outing for the whole family? Support ArtsMemphis at Shell Out for the Arts for an evening of wine, beer and dinner from Fratelli’s, great music by John Nemeth and the Bo-Keys and a special kids’ activity by Theatre Memphis. Experience a weekend of chamber music by some of the nation’s most talented musicians at the Belvedere Chamber Music Festival, produced by Luna Nova Music. Pay homage to one of Memphis’ most important assets—our teachers—at Playback Memphis’ Memphis Matters Celebrates Teachers performance. read more »

Topics: ArtsMemphis, Shell Out for the Arts, John Nemeth and the Bo-Keys, Theatre Memphis, Belvedere Chamber Music Festival, Luna Nova Music, Playback Memphis, Memphis Matters Celebrates Teachers, Sid Selvidge, Levitt Shell

Discover the Arts: Jan. 24 - Jan. 28

Posted by ArtsMemphis on January 22nd, 2013

Discover the arts this weekend! You can hear the North Mississippi Allstars backed by the Memphis Symphony Orchestra, go to the world's foremost amateur blues competition on Beale Street, see a renowned folk band in a local cafe and go to two FREE classical concerts in just ONE weekend.  Here in Memphis we have an authentic, juicy culture all our own – full of diverse arts groups, cultural events and creative neighborhood-based projects. Check back every Wednesday at 2:00 for our must-see picks for the weekend – or click here to get our recommendations in your inbox. Below ... read more »

Topics: North Mississippi Allstars, Memphis Symphony Orchestra, The Stray Birds, Memphis Acoustic Music Association, Otherland's, Luna Nova Ensemble, Memphis Repertory Orchestra

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