Arts & Culture

9:40am

Mon September 29, 2014
Arts & Culture

Ben Folds, Nashville Ballet present The Ben Folds Affair Benefitting Nashville Ballet

Ben Folds and the Nashville Ballet
Credit Karyn Kipley Photography

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.

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9:24am

Mon September 29, 2014
Arts & Culture

Grammy U Kickoff on September 30th

Grammy U Kickoff

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 MadonnaFlo RidaJustin BieberDavid 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

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9:47am

Tue September 23, 2014
Arts & Culture

Don’t Miss Folk Scholar Stephen Wade’s Musical Mission to MTSU Sept. 24-25

Renowned folk scholar and Grammy nominee Stephen Wade is bringing the music, stories and photos of the American South to Middle Tennessee State University in a special late September campus visit that features free public concerts and chats.

Wade’s visit is part of the university’s Tom T. Hall Writers Series and is co-sponsored by the College of Mass Communication’s Center for Popular Music.

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2:49pm

Thu September 18, 2014
Arts & Culture

Nashville Ballet Revisits Classic Swan Lake

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.

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9:07am

Tue September 16, 2014
Arts & Culture

MTSU Celebrates Constitution Day 2014 with Readings, Voter Registrations

— 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.

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