The Muses – Original Works Project at Clarice Smith, Dec 8
The Muses – Original Works Project (Fall)
Sun, Dec 8, 2019 . 3:00PM
Venue: Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center. Cafritz Foundation Theatre.
The Muses proudly present their Original Works Projects, a memorable night of short plays created and produced by students.
Free, no tickets required
Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols at Clarice Smith, Dec 6
Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols
UMD Treble Choir, UMD Men’s Chorus, University Chorale, Femmes de Chanson and MännerMusik
Friday, December 6, 2018 . 8PM
Venue: Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center. Memorial Chapel
Five choirs, brass quintet and organ bring the joy of the season to life with carols, hymns and spoken word that epitomize hope and goodwill.
On the day of the performance, tickets will be available only at Memorial Chapel beginning at 7PM.
Led by Edward Maclary, the choral ensembles have achieved international renown and offer a wide array of choral experiences with music encompassing all styles and eras. In addition to this season’s on campus choral performances, the UMD Concert Choir participates in annual collaborations with both the National Symphony Orchestra and the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra at the Kennedy Center, the Music Center at Strathmore and the Joseph Meyerhoff Symphony Hall. Last spring, the UMD Concert Choir performed at Carnegie Hall with the National Symphony Orchestra.
Tickets: Regular $20, Seniors: $15, Student/Youth $10. Click here.
Poetry Slam at Bowie State University, Sep 26
Bowie State University Wellness Center presents:
September 26, 2019 at 5:00pm
Center for Natural Sciences, Mathematics & Nursing, Beacon Room
14000 Jericho Park Rd, Bowie, MD, 20715, Bowie State University.
The Wellness Center will be hosting a Poetry Slam to kick-off the 30 Day “A BETTER U” health challenge.To participate, please stop by the Wellness Center by Sept 25th to sign up.
2for2Boobs: Shades of Pink at Joe’s Movement Emporium, Sep 25
2for2Boobs: Shades of Pink, Our Voices… Our Stories
Wednesday, September 25th at 6:00 pm
Location: Joe’s Movement Emporium
Join us for a gathering of women’s voices celebrating their faith, strength and their will to survive, overcome and thrive in the face of breast cancer. Women will share their stories through spoken word, poetry, dance and more.
The event starts at 6:00 pm with reception/red carpet and production will start at 7 pm.
There will be a Q&A panel discussion after the presentation featuring Dr. Regina Hampton, President Doctors Community Hospital & Founder Breast Care for Washington, Dr Laray Imani Price, PHD – Psychologist, Cancer Survivorship Care, Women’s Inner Fitness & Wellness Ctr. and a notable genetic testing and nutrition health experts.
Partial funds to benefit the ‘MobileMammo’ program: “D.C. has the highest breast cancer mortality rate in the nation, but a new mobile mammography program seeks to change that.”
Tickets: $25 in advance, $30 at the door. Click here.
NextNOW Fest 2019 at Clarice Smith, Sep 13-14
NextNOW Fest 2019
Fri, Sep 13, 2019 . 6:00PM
Sat, Sep 14, 2019 . 6:00PM
Venue: Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center. Various Locations.
NextNOW Fest is an inspiring experience where creativity and community converge. By amplifying the voices of intriguing, inventive artists from around campus and the country, NextNOW Fest creates a forward-looking microcosm where art shapes and transforms our future. For the full list of events, click here
Free, no tickets required for most activities. Tickets are required for Snail Mail and Flying V Fights. Tickets will be available starting at Noon on the first day of the Fall semester (Mon, Aug 26). Note: Tickets do not guarantee admission. Ticket-holders must arrive 15 minutes before the performance. Click here.