Fine Arts Events At Chattanooga State Community College

Monday, February 11, 2013

Here is the Chattanooga State Community College Fine Arts Calendar for the spring. 

Jan. 1-Feb. 28
Art: Mid-Year Chattanooga State Community College Student Art Exhibition 
Location: ChSCC / Humanities Lobby
Student Art work on display (Painting, Drawing and Photography) from fall semester 2012. 

Feb. 1, 8, and 15 at 7:30 p.m. (Friday Evenings)
Theater: “Friday Night Improv”
Location: Humanities Theatre 
Chattanooga State presents improv comedy with second-year students from the Professional Actor Training Program ($5 donation, free admission for CSCC students and faculty with college identification). 

Feb. 23 at 7:30 p.m. (Saturday)
Music: Recital
Location: Humanities Theatre
The Atlanta Jazz Trio presents a concert of great jazz standards. The concert features Ken Cowan (piano), Dave Back (bass), and Paul Vogler (drums). 

March 1 and 2 at 7:30 p.m. (Friday and Saturday)
March 3 at 2:30 p.m. (Sunday)
Music and Theatre: “You’re A Good Man, Charlie Brown”
Location: Humanities Theatre
The Chattanooga State Music and Theatre Departments present the Broadway Musical, “You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown” - music and lyrics written by Clark Gesner (based on the loveable Peanuts characters created by Charles Schulz). The production is directed by Jeff Parker with musical direction by Jennifer Arbogast and choreography by Lindsay Fussell ($10 donation, free admission for CSCC students and faculty with college identification). 

March 1-29
Art: Chattanooga State Community College Student Art Exhibition 
Location: The Association for Visual Arts (30 Frazier Avenue, Chattanooga)
Graduating ChSCC sophomore art students will display photography, drawing and painting at the AVA Gallery in Chattanooga.

March 25 at 7:30 p.m. (Monday)
Music: Recital
Location: Humanities Theatre
Jennifer Arbogast, mezzo-soprano, and Alan Nichols, piano, present a recital with music from the classical repertory as well as some favorite show tunes. Also featured will be Jeffrey Parker, tenor, Keisha Cook, soprano, and Chattanooga State students Paige Salter and Robert Burkich. 


March 28 at 7:30 p.m. (Thursday)
Music: Student Recital
Location: Humanities Theatre
Voice students of Dr. Jennifer Arbogast present an evening of vocal solos, duets, and chamber music. 

April 1 at 7:30 p.m. (Monday)
Music: Jazz
Location: Humanities Theatre
The Chattanooga State Jazz Band will present an evening of great Jazz music.  The Jazz Band is directed by David Schwab. 

April 1-May 10 
Art: End-of-the-Year Student Exhibition and Awards Presentation
Location: Humanities Lobby
The Art Department presents an end of the year juried exhibition for students in the Visual Arts Department. The student exhibition is open to the public from April 1-May 10. 

April 11, 12, and 13 at 7:30 p.m. (Thursday, Friday and Saturday)
April 14 at 2:30 p.m. (Sunday)
Theatre: Drama
Location: Ensemble Theatre of Chattanooga (East Gate Town Center)
The Graduates of the Professional Actor Training Program present Ishmael Reed’s play, “Savage Wilds.” The production is directed by Sherry Landrum ($5 donation, free admission for CSCC students and faculty with college identification). 

April 12 at 7:30 p.m. (Friday)
Music: Student Voice Recital
Location: Humanities Theatre
Samantha Nixon, soprano, and Janelle McDonald, piano, present a sophomore-student recital. Come for an evening of art songs by Brahms, Hahn and Schubert, as well as American composers Griffes and Heggie. 

April 18 at 7:30 p.m. (Thursday)
Music and Opera: “Dido and Aeneas”
Location: Humanities Theatre
The Chattanooga State Opera Theatre and Concert Choir presents Henry Purcell’s Dido and Aeneas.  The evening will feature performances by members of the Chattanooga State Music Department and Chattanooga State music students. This semi-staged production, directed by Brett Hyberger and conducted by Darrin Hassevoort, will also feature members of the Chattanooga Symphony Orchestra. 

April 19 and 20 at 7:30 p.m. (Friday and Saturday)
April 21 at 2:30 p.m. (Sunday)
Theatre: Some Girl(s)
Location: Ensemble Theatre of Chattanooga (East Gate Town Center)
Graduates of the Professional Actor Training Program present Some Girl(s), directed by Garry Posey and created by the graduating class of the Professional Actor Training Program. Adult themes and language. ($5 donation, free admission for CSCC students and faculty with college identification). 

April 25 at 7:30 p.m. (Thursday)
Music and Opera: Trial by Jury
Location: Humanities Theatre
The Chattanooga State Opera Theatre presents Gilbert and Sullivan’s opera, Trial by Jury, directed by Brett Hyberger. 

April 26 and 27 at 7:30 p.m. (Friday and Saturday)
April 28 at 2:30 p.m. (Sunday)
Theatre: The Clothesline Project
Location: Ensemble Theatre of Chattanooga (East Gate Town Center)
Graduates of the Professional Actor Training Program present The Clothesline Project, written by the graduating class and directed by Garry Posey.  Adult themes and language. ($5 donation, free admission for CSCC students and faculty with college identification). 

April 30 at 7:30 p.m. (Tuesday)
Music: Student Applied Recital
Location: Humanities Theatre
The Music Department of Chattanooga State presents a recital featuring students of voice, piano, violin, percussion, and guitar.  

May 6 and 7 at 7:30 p.m. (Monday and Tuesday)
Theatre: An Evening of Ten Minute Plays
Location: Location: Ensemble Theatre of Chattanooga (East Gate Town Center)
The Theatre Department presents “An Evening of Ten Minute Plays” performed by the first year students of the Professional Actor Training Program. Adult themes and language. ($5 donation, free admission for CSCC students and faculty with college identification). 

For further information call:
Music: 697-3383
Theatre: 697-3246



Cast Announced For Fat Shirley’s: A Trailer Park Opera

Casting has been announced for a new production of Fat Shirley’s: A Trailer Park Opera, a two act musical comedy opening at the Mountain Arts Community Center on July 31. Directed by Josh Ruben, Fat Shirley’s: A Trailer Park Opera explores the lives of trailer park residents in the aftermath of the death of their beloved landlady Fat Shirley. Not only do they have to cope with ... (click for more)

Music Instruction Studio Announces Grand Opening Of New Location In Cleveland

Music Instruction Studio announces the grand opening of its third location. Music Instruction Studio – Cleveland will open June 8. MIS – Cleveland will offer lessons in piano, guitar, bass, voice, violin and drums. A public open house to celebrate the opening will be held Saturday, June 6 from noon-4 p.m.  The public is invited to attend. “We want ... (click for more)

Work To Start Later This Year On Major Reworking Of U.S. 27 Downtown; 31 Walls To Be Erected As Cameron Hill Faces More Cuts

Work is set to start later this year on the $80 million reworking of U.S. 27 in downtown Chattanooga. TDOT's Jennifer Flynn said all of the right of way has been acquired and construction bids are tentatively scheduled to be opened in August.  The 1.4-mile project includes U.S. 27 from I-24 to south of the Olgiati Bridge.  Work was completed earlier this year ... (click for more)

2 Hurt At Soddy Daisy In Train/Car Accident

Two people were hurt in a train and car accident in Soddy Daisy. More information will follow as it becomes available.   (click for more)

Erlanger Electronic Medical Records Purchase Doesn't Add Up - And Response (2)

Erlanger has recently announced their decision to purchase a $100,000,000 Electronic Health Information System. Something smells. Erlanger's downtown campus has 760 licensed beds, according to hospital-data. That would equate to $131,578 per bed for this system (now that's a lot of ipads). Please re-read that simple math. I use to manage an Electric Medication Administration ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: City Limits Worry Dogs, Cats

If you are a dog or a cat in the Chattanooga area, it is very important to know exactly where the city limits are. You need to know that if a stray animal is rescued in the city, it is taken to one of the finest animal shelters in all of America. But if the errant pooch or tabby is found in Hamilton County – outside the city limits -- it is taken to arguably the worst animal facility ... (click for more)