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Arts Commission Calendar

January - March 2015

January

Peter Pan

Date: January 9 - 18, 2015

Time: Thurs,-Sat 7:30pm; Sun 2pm

Location: New Stage Theatre 1100 Carlisle St. Jackson MS

Cost: $28; $22 senios/students

Event Website: www.newstagetheatre.com

Contact Person: Box Office

Contact Phone: 601.948.3533

Contact Email: tickets@newstagetheatre.com

Event Description: Based on J.M. Barrie's classic tale, Peter Pan whisks you away to a place where dreams are born and no one ever grows up!

Arts Under The Dome presents Town Mountain

Date: January 10, 2015

Time: 7:00 PM

Location: First United Methodist Church, Gulfport, MS

Cost: $15 adults, $10 students

Event Website: www.arts.fumc-gulfport.org

Contact Person: Catherine Barnes

Contact Phone: 228-229-6851

Contact Email: artsunderthedome@gmail.com

Event Description: This fast rising Asheville, NC band is known for their high energy, hard driving bluegrass sound, tight harmonies and stellar in-house songwriting.

"Princess Whatsername" (School Performances)

Date: January 12 -16, 2015

Time: 8:30,10:00,11:30am & 1:00 pm 

Location: Meridian Little Theatre 4334 Hwy 39 N, Mdn, MS

Cost: $3 students $5 teachers

Event Website: meridianlittletheatre.com

Contact Person: Ronnie Miller

Contact Phone: 601-482-6371

Contact Email: mlt01@bellsouth.net

Event Description: Classic fairy-tale setting, variety of musical numers and a plot full of mystery & adventure.

"Princess Whatsername" (Youth Production)

Date: January 16, 2015

Time: 6:30 pm

Location: Meridian Little Theatre 4334 Hwy 39 N, Mdn, MS

Cost: $15 adults $12 students

Event Website: meridianlittletheatre.com

Contact Person: Ronnie Miller

Contact Phone: 601-482-6371

Contact Email: mlt01@bellsouth.net

Event Description: A classic fairy-tale setting with entertaining musical numbers & a plot full of mystery & adventure.

Millsaps College Arts and Lecture Series

Event Description: Natchez Burning best-selling author Greg Iles

Date: January 20, 2015

Time: 7:00 P.M.

Location: Millsaps College Recital Hall, Jackson, MS

Cost: $10.00 per ticket

Event Website: www.millsaps.edu/

Contact Person: Nola Gibson

Contact Phone: 601-974-1130

Contact Email: gibsonk@millsaps.edu

Once Upon A Mattress

Date: January 23 to February 1, 2015

Time: 7PM and 2PM , Fri, Sat, Sun

Location: Hernando Performing Arts Center, Hernando, MS

Cost: $12/$7

Event Website: www.kudzuplayers.com

Contact Person: Joi Taylor

Contact Phone: 888-429-7871

Contact Email: kudzuplayhousems@gmail.com

Event Description: If you thought you knew the story of "The Princess and The Pea," you may be in for a walloping surprise!

"Back on  Broadway" Musical Performance

Date: Thursday, January 29, 2014

Time: 7:00 p.m.

Location: Corey Forum Holmes Community College Grenada, MS

Cost: $20

Event Website: holmescc.edu

Contact Person: Cindy Dugan

Contact Phone: 662-227-2302

Contact Email: cdugan@holmescc.edu

Event Description: Celebrate the magic of the overwhelmingly successful tour of "Back on Broadway."

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February

Father of the Bride

Date: February 5-7, 2015

Time: 7:30 pm and 2 matinee on 7th

Location: Tupelo, Mississippi

Cost: Adults $18; Students $6

Event Website: www.tct.ms

Contact Person: Lisa Hall

Contact Phone: 662-844-1935

Contact Email: tctboxoffice@bellsouth.net

Event Description: First it was a novel; then it was a hit movie; then it was a play.  Now it's on stage at the Lyric!

The Berenstain Bears LIVE! (School-Time Matinee)

Date: Tuesday, February 10, 2015

Time: 9:30 & 11:30 a.m.

Location: Bologna Performing Arts Center- Cleveland, MS

Cost: $6 for students and adults

Event Website: http://bolognapac.com/events/event-listing/

Contact Person: Whitney Cummins

Contact Phone: 662-846-4844

Contact Email: wcummins@deltastate.edu

Event Description: The Berenstain Bears LIVE! is a performance of the Bologna Center's School-Time Matinee Series. Call 662-846-4844 to reserve tickets.

Millsaps College Arts and Lecture Series

Date: February 17, 2015

Time: 7:00 P.M.

Location: Millsaps College Recital Hall, Jackson, MS

Cost: $10.00 per ticket

Event Website: www.millsaps.edu/

Contact Person: Nola Gibson

Contact Phone: 601-974-1130

Contact Email: gibsonk@millsaps.edu

Event Description: Homegrown Enterprises: Mississippi Entrepreneurs Tell "How They Did It" featuring author Polly Dement

Governor's Arts Awards

Date:  February 19, 2015

Time:  6:00pm (public reception at 4:30pm at the Junior League of Jackson)

Location:  Belhaven University Center of the Arts, Jackson

Cost:  FREE

Event Website: www.arts.ms.gov

Contact Person:  Susan Liles

Contact Phone:  601/359-6031

Contact email:  sliles@arts.ms.gov

Event Description:  Join the Mississippi Arts Commission as we celebrate the arts in Mississippi at the 27th annual Governor's Arts Awards!  Five deserving recipients will be recognized for their achievements.

"The Red Velvet Cake War"

Date: February 26 - March 4, 2015

Time: 7:30 pm & matinee 2:00 pm

Location: Meridian Little Theatre 4334 Hwy 39 N, Mdn, MS

Cost: $20 & $18

Event Website: meridianlittletheatre.com

Contact Person: Ronnie Miller

Contact Phone: 601-482-6371

Contact Email: mlt01@bellsouth.net

Event Description: A madcap Southern comedy.  The play centers on Gaynelle Verdeen Bodeen who may soon be declared insane due to a recent escapade.

The Great Gatsby (School-Time Matinee)

Date: Thursday, February 26, 2015

Time: 10:00 a.m.

Location: Bologna Performing Arts Center- Cleveland, MS

Cost: $8, students; $10, teachers

Event Website: http://bolognapac.com/events/event-listing/

Contact Person: Whitney Cummins

Contact Phone: 662-846-4844

Contact Email: wcummins@deltastate.edu

Event Description: The Great Gatsby is a performance of the Bologna Center's School-Time Matinee Series. Call 662-846-4844 to reserve tickets.

 

March

The Adventures of Harold and the Purple Crayon

Date: Thursday, March 5, 2015

Time: 9:30 & 11:30 a.m.

Location: Bologna Performing Arts Center- Cleveland, MS

Cost: $6 for students and adults

Event Website: http://bolognapac.com/events/event-listing/

Contact Person: Whitney Cummins

Contact Phone: 662-846-4844

Contact Email: wcummins@deltastate.edu

Event Description: Harold and the Purple Crayon is a performance of the Bologna Center's School-Time Matinee Series. Call 662-846-4844 to reserve tickets.

The Trip to Bountiful

Date: March 19-21, 2015

Time: 7:30 pm, 2 pm matinee on 21st

Location: Tupelo, Mississippi

Cost: Adults $18; Students $6

Event Website: www.tct.ms

Contact Person: Lisa Hall

Contact Phone: 662-844-1935

Contact Email: tctboxoffice@bellsouth.net

Event Description: Written by Pulitzer Prize winner Horton Foote, it tells the story of Carrie Watts and her wish to revisit Bountiful, TX.

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