Arts & Culture

10:17am

Wed December 10, 2014
Arts & Culture

House concerts gain popularity in Middle Tennessee homes

Artist Annalise Emerick prepares to play a house concert in Brentwodd, TN, in early December, 2014.
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BRENTWOOD, Tenn. (WMOT)  --  Attending a live musical performance with thousands of other fans in a large concert hall, arena or even an outdoor stadium is an amazing experience.

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9:37am

Wed December 10, 2014
Arts & Culture

Six Metro Schools Added For TPAC'S Disney Musicals in Schools Program

NASHVILLE – The Tennessee Performing Arts Center has announced that six more Metro Nashville Public Schools have been selected to participate in Disney Musicals in Schools, an extracurricular program that complements classroom learning goals. The additional schools are Andrew Jackson, Gower, Hickman, and Old Center Elementary Schools; and William Henry Oliver and Wright Middle Schools.

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8:20am

Fri December 5, 2014
Arts & Culture

MTSU Students’ Artwork Featured in New Exhibit at County Art Gallery through Jan. 2

Art on display created by Kandace Lovett

Work by MTSU art students is part of a new “”Fall/Winter Exhibition” open weekdays through Friday, Jan. 2, at the Murfree Art Gallery, located in the Rutherford County Office Building just off the Murfreesboro Public Square.

The MTSU Department of Art is continuing its community collaboration with the Murfree Gallery, which opened last year in the lobby and antechamber of the property assessor’s office on the second floor of the County Office Building, 319 N. Maple St.

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8:13am

Fri December 5, 2014
Arts & Culture

MTSU Alumni McFarland, Strickland to Address Grads at Dec. 13 Commencement ceremonies

Ken Strickland, guest commencement speaker.

A special pair of MTSU alumni will be on hand Saturday, Dec. 13, to celebrate with an estimated 1,799 students receiving their degrees in two fall 2014 commencement ceremonies inside Murphy Center.

Shane McFarland, the new mayor of Murfreesboro, is the guest speaker for the university’s 9 a.m. commencement ceremony Dec. 13. 

Ken Strickland, NBC News vice president and Washington, D.C., bureau chief, will speak at the 2 p.m. ceremony.

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8:42am

Tue December 2, 2014
Arts & Culture

6K-Plus Murfreesboro City Schools Students to Attend Dec. 3 MTSU Education Day

Near record crowd for MTSU women's basketball game with the help of visiting elementary school children on MTSU Education Day 6K-plus Murfreesboro City Schools students to attend Dec. 3rd MTSU Education Day.

More than 6,000 Murfreesboro City Schools’ students will visit MTSU Wednesday, Dec. 3, for the third annual Education Day featuring the 11 a.m. women’s college basketball game between the Blue Raiders and nonconference opponent Clemson.

This marks the third year of the MTSU partnership with the city schools system, which is led by Director Linda Gilbert, who has earned three degrees from her alma mater.

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