Arts & Culture

9:39am

Mon January 20, 2014
Arts & Culture

Memphis Museum Debuts Newly Found MLK Recording

Credit civilrightsmuseum.org

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — As the nation remembers Martin Luther King Jr., a rediscovered audiotape of an interview with the civil rights leader sheds new light on a famous phone call John F. Kennedy made to King's wife in 1960.

Many historians say Kennedy's phone call to Coretta Scott King expressing concern over her husband's arrest in October 1960 — and Robert Kennedy's work behind the scenes to get King released — helped JFK win the White House.

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3:42pm

Fri January 17, 2014
Arts & Culture

‘Shoebox’ International Sculpture Exhibit Opens Jan. 21 at MTSU’s Todd Art Gallery

MTSU’s Todd Art Gallery is kicking off the spring 2014 semester Tuesday, Jan. 21, with a fresh new exhibit, “Shoebox: An International Sculpture Exhibition,” and an awards reception for the participating international artists.

The Department of Art at MTSU will welcome artists and the public to the free reception, which is set from 5 to 7 p.m. Jan. 21, in the gallery inside the university’s Todd Building. The “Shoebox” exhibit will be on display through Friday, Feb. 14.

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2:35pm

Thu January 16, 2014
Arts & Culture

Have Fun, Get Fit, Raise Funds at Jan. 18 Zumbathon for MTSU’s Project Help

Sophia Mobley Zumbathon 2014

Get healthy while having fun and helping raise funds for little ones to learn? Who knew you could cover three New Year's resolutions in one swoop?

Supporters of Project Help, MTSU’s inclusive preschool, can do just that this Saturday, Jan. 18, at the second annual Zumbathon at Dance Murfreesboro. 

The event, set from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. at 730-A Middle Tennessee Blvd., features the popular dance-fitness workout that requires no special knowledge or ability, just a willingness to have fun. 

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7:53am

Tue January 14, 2014
Arts & Culture

Nashville Ballet Goes Country with Johnny Cash, Performances from Local Musicians

Celebrate your love of Nashville this Valentine’s Day, as Nashville Ballet’s Attitude marries two very uniquely Nashville past times: live music and dance. Nashville Ballet presents Attitude at TPAC’s Polk Theater February 14-16, sponsored by SunTrust Bank and Nashville Scene. This special presentation of innovative art combines contemporary dance from three cutting-edge choreographers with live music from various local artists.

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7:59am

Fri January 3, 2014
Arts & Culture

Upcoming Events at the Schermerhorn

     

 

Guerrero Conducts Mahler
January 10-11

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