Category Archives: The Arts

Pellissippi State: Poet Dunbar topic of Feb. 6 Faculty Lecture Series talk

The enduring poetry of African-American poet Paul Laurence Dunbar will be the topic of two Faculty Lecture Series presentations at Pellissippi State Community College in February. Robert Boyd presents “A Salute to Dunbar,” reading selections from “The Complete Poems of … Continue reading

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Sculptor Padrón brings ‘Journeyman’ exhibit to Pellissippi State

Sculptor Raymond Padrón brings a one-man show of his far-ranging and eclectic pieces to Pellissippi State Community College in February, part of The Arts at Pellissippi State. “Journeyman,” featuring the artist many may know from his public art installations in … Continue reading

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Pellissippi State puts out casting call for ‘Unnecessary Farce’

Comedic actors and actresses: Try out your talents at Pellissippi State Community College. Auditions get under way at the end of this month for the play “Unnecessary Farce.” Auditions are open to everyone. They take place 7-9 p.m. Monday and … Continue reading

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The Arts at Pellissippi State: Spring events range from art exhibits to theatre productions

More chances to enjoy dance, song, culture, art and theatre abound this spring as the 2013-2014 Arts at Pellissippi State, a series of events celebrating arts and culture, continues. Many of the presentations are free, and all are open to … Continue reading

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Unique collaboration on ‘Art Histories’ comes to Pellissippi State

The Arts at Pellissippi State kicks off the new year with a special art exhibit, “Art Histories,” featuring the work of S. L. Dickey and Tom Wegrzynowski, in January and February. “Art Histories” is on exhibit at the Bagwell Gallery … Continue reading

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Pellissippi State, WordPlayers present ‘Junie B.’ holiday production

Pellissippi State Community College and The WordPlayers will present “Junie B. in Jingle Bells, Batman Smells!” Dec. 13-14, in a theatre production that promises fun for the whole family. Show times are 7:30 p.m. Friday, Dec. 13, and 2 and … Continue reading

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Pellissippi State: Popular Holiday Spectacular launches complimentary tickets to ensure seating

Enjoy holiday cheer and entertain your hopes for a white Christmas at Pellissippi State Community College’s hugely popular Holiday Spectacular musical concert, offered in two performances, 6 and 8 p.m., Thursday, Dec. 5. Part of Pellissippi State’s Music Concert Series, … Continue reading

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Pellissippi State presents Nov. 7 Instrumental Concert

Pellissippi State Community College’s Music Concert Series continues Thursday, Nov. 7, with a performance that includes musical stylings for every palate. The Instrumental Concert begins at 7 p.m. in the Clayton Performing Arts Center on the college’s Hardin Valley Campus. … Continue reading

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Pellissippi State: Fairy tales topic of Nov. 6 Faculty Lecture Series talk

Trolls and mermaids, elves and giants. Why do fairy tales remain so enduring and endearing to adults? What basic truths do the stories teach? These are the questions to be discussed at Pellissippi State’s next Faculty Lecture Series presentation, one … Continue reading

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‘Robber Bridegroom’ bluegrass musical premieres Nov. 1 at Pellissippi State

Broadway’s hit bluegrass musical “The Robber Bridegroom” promises to be a rollicking good time when it comes to Pellissippi State Community College’s stage Nov. 1-3 and 8-10. “The Robber Bridegroom” premieres at the college at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Nov. 1, … Continue reading

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