"Kiss Me I'm Italian--And Irish, Chinese, African, French: Ethnic Heritage in Mississippi"
Thursday, September 5, 12 PM
Free seminar on the unrecognized ethnic diversity in the state, the differences between race, nationality, and ethnicity and the common indicators of different cultural backgrounds. Presented by Dr. Barbara Carpenter of the Mississippi Humanities Council. Lunch of lasagna, salad and garlic bread will be available with a $10 advance ticket by September 4. Call 662.328.2787.
This program is made possible by the generous support of the Mississippi Humanities Council
"Salsa de Rumba -- Music with a Latin Flavor"
Thursday, September 12, 7 PM
Music with flavor of Afro-Caribbean, Jamaican calypso, Brazilian samba and bossa nove, Cuban salsa and Latin found in music of New Orleans
Saturday, September 28, 7:30 PM Rent Auditorium, MUW Campus
Ian McFeron & Alisa Milner with Honey Boy and Boots
Thursday, October 17, 7 PM
"Conquistadors" PBS documentary
Tuesday, October 22, 5:30 PM
"Parlez Vous Franglais" Jackie Edwards Henry, solo harpsichord
Sunday, October 27, 3 PM
A program featuring French and American music in honor of France's gift of the Statue of Liberty dedicated October 28, 1886. The event will also include a visual presentation presented by Dr. Ryan Ross and solo harpsichord performance by Jackie Edwards Henry.
Tickets are $10 in advance and $12 at door
Thursday, November 21, 7 PM
Music and presentations to honor our veterans.
We will tune into Radio WCAC broadcasting high atop the Rosenzweig Arts Center from the Omnova Theater, in the heart of historic downtown Columbus, Mississippi. "Sincerely Yours" is a presentation in appreciation of those who have, over the past two and a half quarter centuries and to this very day, given of themselves...many, to the ultimate degree. Let us never forget them.
Saturday, December 7, 7 PM
Christmas Celebration with Stephanie Jackson & Friends
Join guitarist Stephanie Jackson and friends for a very special Christmas concert in the Omnova Theater on Thursday, December 5 at 7 PM. Stephanie will be accompanied by Courtney Blackwell, Connie Wise, Jim Beaty and Bob Damm. Tickets are on sale now for $10 in advance and will be $12 at the door.