ArtsMemphis Blog

Topic: Stax Museum of American Soul Music

Recommended Arts Events: August 17th - 21st

Posted by ArtsMemphis on August 16th, 2016

This weekend, it’s all about awards! Check out an encore screening of popular Narrative Shorts, enter your own music for a Grammy Award, get a sneak peek behind the Motown scene, spend an evening amongst The Dixon’s art and gardens, and don’t miss Memphis Theatre’s biggest night of the year. Plus, there’s a bonus event happening on Tuesday! read more »

Topics: Crosstown Arts, Indie Memphis, Dixon Gallery and Gardens, The Recording Academy Memphis Chapter, Memphis Slim Collaboratory, Stax Museum of American Soul Music, The Ostrangers Theatre Awards

June is a month for love, celebrate your love of the arts.

Posted by ArtsMemphis on June 14th, 2016

Find love and acceptance in the arts this weekend at family-friendly musicals and free outdoor concerts or while celebrating local talent and the women of stax records.  read more »

Topics: Theatre Memphis, Stax Museum of American Soul Music, House of Mtenzi, Artistik Lounge, New Ballet Ensemble

Discover the Arts: December 9 - December 13

Posted by ArtsMemphis on December 8th, 2015

Need a break from all your holiday shopping? We suggest relaxing with this weekend’s amazing display of wintry concerts. Soul to chamber music and classical or choral concerts with arrangements that will surely blow you away.  read more »

Topics: Stax Museum of American Soul Music, Whisperings Solo Piano Radio, Memphis Wind Symphony, The Memphis Boychoir, Inc., Memphis Symphony Orchestra

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: October 14 - 19

Posted by ArtsMemphis on October 13th, 2015

In Memphis, it's ALL about the Music. From open houses, festivals, birthdays, concerts to tributes - there is no mistaking that our city has world class music and musicians. So get out and enjoy LIVE!, some music that moves you.  read more »

Topics: Beale Street Caravan, Concerts International, Decorative Arts Trust, Stax Museum of American Soul Music

Discover the Arts: September 16 - September 20

Posted by ArtsMemphis on September 15th, 2015

Since some people are thinkers and others are doers. This weekend’s eclectic sampling of arts events caters to Memphians of all sorts. Whether you enjoy relaxing at outdoor concerts or want to try your hand at abstract painting, this weekend’s events will allow you to experience the myriad of arts organizations enlivening Memphis.    read more »

Topics: Stax Museum of American Soul Music, ArtsMemphis, Memphis Brooks Museum of Art, Levitt Shell, Music at Second, Fountain Art Gallery

Discover the Arts: July 15 - July 19

Posted by ArtsMemphis on July 14th, 2015

Multiply your summer fun! This week’s art events and performances feature multi-media, multi-creative practices and multi-instrumentalists.  There’s a contemporary art show created in response to socially conscious music from the Stax Records catalog, a festival celebrating the largest graffiti mural in Memphis, a Digital-Rock-Bboy-Jam inspired block party with art-making, music, film, and dance, and a Brazilian choro concert. read more »

Topics: West Tennessee Choro, Stax Museum of American Soul Music, Paint Memphis, Memphis Brooks Museum of Art

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: September 4 - September 7

Posted on September 2nd, 2014

Enjoy an evening in the garden, visit one of America's favorite families, listen to never before heard music and kick off a fall concert series. read more »

Topics: Ballet Memphis, Theatre Memphis, Stax Museum of American Soul Music, Levitt Shell, Discover the Arts