Corinth Theatre-Arts closes season with ‘Nunsense’ musical

CORINTH, Miss. … Corinth Theatre-Arts closes its 2012-2013 season with its upcoming production of “Nunsense – The Mega-Musical Version.”

Performances are 7:30 p.m. Friday-Saturday, May 31 and June 1, and 2 p.m. Sunday, June 2, at CT-A, 303 Fulton Drive, Corinth. Tickets, $12 for adults and $6 for students, are available at 662.287.2995 or at the theatre, 1-6 p.m., Tuesdays-Fridays.

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WINGS Performing Arts Presents Carnevale! A Night of Improv!

WINGS Performing Arts of the Lynn Meadows Discovery Center proudly presents its annual Dinner/ Dessert Theatre production of “Carnivale!”

Join WINGS High School Senior Ensemble in this hilarious comedic romp through the world of Commedia del’ arte. The Carnivale performance is based on a set schema, or scenario—a basic plot, often a familiar story, upon which the actors improvise their dialogue. The actors are at liberty to tailor a performance for their audiences. This classic comedic style is the foundation of situation comedy and the origin of slapstick.

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MAAE Artists’ Training Workshop

MAAE Artists’ Training Workshop
July 21-22, 2008
Application Deadline: Friday, June 20, 2008

The Mississippi Alliance for Arts Education is offering the fifth in a series of hands-on workshops designed to develop the skills of artists and arts educators in presenting educational workshops for teachers and students. Performing and visual artists are invited to apply for this artists’ training workshop, titled “Artist as Teacher,” to be held July 21-22, 2008, at the University of Mississippi in Oxford.

This workshop is being offered in partnership with the Mississippi Arts Commission’s Whole Schools Initiative.

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Hattiesburg to host the 2008 Statewide Theatre Festival

The Mississippi Theatre Association (MTA) announces Hattiesburg, MS as the location of the 2008 MTA Statewide Festival. Serving as hosts and organizers, Just Over the Rainbow Theatre and the University of Southern Mississippi will work over the next several months planning the four day event. The festival, scheduled for January 10-13, 2008, consists of six festivals that showcase the best theatre in Mississippi, provide continuing education opportunities for theatres of all types and identify the Best Production at the High School and Community Theatre level to represent Mississippi at the Southeastern Theatre Conference.

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