Nashville Ballet is joining forces with multi-platinum selling singer-songwriter Ben Folds for the third time to present The Ben Folds Affair, a fundraiser benefiting Nashville Ballet’s ELEVATE Capital Campaign. On Monday, October 27, from 7-9 p.m. at The Martin Center for Nashville Ballet, Ben Folds will perform a selection of his music alongside Nashville Ballet dancers. The Ben Folds Affair will also be the first public gallery viewing of his photography, hand-selected by Folds.
Join us as we celebrate a new year with a very special event for GRAMMY U members and guests – GRAMMY U: Kick-Off with multi-platinum singer/songwriters The Jackie Boyz. The Jackie Boyz have written songs for artists such as Madonna, Flo Rida, Justin Bieber, David Guetta and Chris Brown. Our first event of the year will feature the duo performing an acoustic set as well as sitting in for a Q&A session. Come to hear about our upcoming events this fall with free food and great live music by The Jackie
Nashville Ballet returns to its roots to kick off the 2014-2015 performance season with one of the world’s best known ballets, Swan Lake. This classical story ballet, presented by nFocus Magazine and Bridgestone Americas, takes the stage for the first time since 2010 at TPAC’s Jackson Hall, October 17-19. Tickets start at $28 and can be purchased in person at the TPAC box office in downtown Nashville, by phone at (615) 782-4040 or at www.NashvilleBallet.com.
— MTSU will celebrate the 227th anniversary of the signing of the U.S. Constitution this Wednesday, Sept. 17, with a focus on educating the campus community about Constitutional concepts as well as multiple daylong readings of the document.
MTSU observes the Constitution’s 1787 signing every year with special events and programs organized by the university chapter of the American Democracy Project.