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Jay Etkin Gallery Presents “Spotlight Series” May 6

April 19, 2016 - articles

“SPOTLIGHT SERIES I”   Recent Paintings by Ray Vunk and Barry Buxbaum plus VUNKBAUM: a Collaborative Work   “SPOTLIGHT SERIES II”   Recent Paintings by Maggie Russell   RECEPTION: Friday, May 6 from 6 to 9 PM   942 South Cooper St. Memphis, TN 38104 Info: 901-550-0064…

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Memphis College of Art Presents Hueman: MFA Thesis Exhibition

April 19, 2016 - articles

Memphis College of Art presents Hueman, the 2016 Spring MFA Thesis Exhibition, on view April 18–May 7 in the Hyde Gallery of the Nesin Graduate School, 477 S. Main St. A reception will take place Friday, April 29 from 6–9 p.m. Hueman features a variety…

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Memphis College of Art Announces Visiting Artist Sally Mann Book Reading & Signing

April 19, 2016 - articles

Memphis College of Art announces Visiting Artist Sally Mann, internationally acclaimed photographer and New York Times bestselling author, for a book reading and signing event on Monday, May 9 from 7–9 p.m. in Rust Hall, 1930 Poplar Ave., Overton Park. Mann will read excerpts from…

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Six Time Tony Award Nominated Bullets Over Broadway To Play Orpheum Theater In May

April 19, 2016 - articles

The national tour of the new musical comedy BULLETS OVER BROADWAY, written by Woody Allen and based on the screenplay by Allen and Douglas McGrath (Beautiful) for the 1994 film, will play in Memphis beginning Monday, May 16 and running through Sunday, May 22.  …

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Stage Door Productions Announces Upcoming Production of Fiddler on the Roof

April 12, 2016 - articles

Stage Door Productions is proud to present Fiddler on the Roof and Pay What You Can performance Stage Door Productions truly believes that the arts should be accessible to all. Thanks to the community support of that mission we are able to continue our full Pay What You Can performances…

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Memphis Comes to Playhouse on the Square May 6 – 29

April 12, 2016 - articles

Inspired by actual events, Memphis centers around a white disc jokey, Huey, who wants to change the world, and black club singer, Felicia, who is ready for her big break. Their incredible story takes them to the ends of the airwaves and on a journey filled with…

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The Country House Comes to The Circuit Playhouse April 22

March 29, 2016 - articles

In what The New York Times calls “a valentine to the artists of the stage,” a group of famous and would-be-famous creative artists have come to their summer home during the Williamstown Theatre Festival. The weekend takes an unexpected turn, and everyone is forced to come to…

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MCA Names Indie Filmmaker Ira Sachs as 2016 Commencement Speaker

March 24, 2016 - articles

Memphis College of Art announces indie filmmaker Ira Sachs as the 2016 Commencement Speaker. Sachs will deliver the Commencement Address during the college’s Commencement Ceremony on Saturday, May 14 at 10 a.m. on the south lawn of Rust Hall, 1930 Poplar Ave., Overton Park. Sachs…

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Outflix Film Festival Debuts “Boulevard” at the Brooks Museum

March 21, 2016 - articles

Movie Review of “BOULEVARD” Starring Robin Williams & Kathy Baker Reviewed by Mark Benton & Mike Millson Mark’s Review: My spouse Mike Millson and I are no Siskel and Ebert by any means, but we always thoroughly critique movies we see together. The screenplay written by…

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The Smashing Pumpkins to Play Orpheum Theater April 24th

March 15, 2016 - articles

Due to overwhelming demand, The Smashing Pumpkins have added additional dates to their In Plainsong tour. After hearing from their fans, the band will now be bringing the Acoustic-Electro Evening to theaters in New Orleans, Little Rock, Memphis, Atlanta, Charlotte, Akron and Fort Lauderdale through…

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