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art, music, and theater

Pinot’s Palette donates art to Fayette Cares Homeless Shelter

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At a Glance for Feb. 16, 2017

Saint Francis-Bartlett offers information on conquering joint pain A free seminar on Feb. 16 will help people with stiff and sore joints learn how Saint Francis Hospital-Bartlett can help identify causes and treat their pain. The event will be 6-9 p.m. in the hospital’s Magnolia Room. Admission is free. To attend, call (877) 624-2762 to […]

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Bartlett Elementary lets imaginations romp during arts week

Bartlett Elementary students spent last week learning about sundials, creating metallic art and performing original skits for fellow students. The activities were part of a project led by traveling artist Cherri Coleman, who helped the children build confidence and tap into creativity. The skits were a multi-layered project. Third-graders learned about the state’s symbols, such […]

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At a Glance for Feb. 9, 2017

Mid-South announces Black History Month exhibit and events The Ballet On Wheel Dance School & Company is collaborating with the Memphis Public Library & Information Center (MPLIC) on a celebration: “Groundbreakers: African-American Ballerina Stories of Triumph and Struggles.” The month-long celebration includes an exhibit, which incorporates photos of African-American ballerinas and historical performance materials. The […]

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At a Glance for Feb. 9, 2017

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Mid-South announcesBlack History Month exhibit and events The Ballet On Wheel Dance School & Company is collaborating with the Memphis Public Library & Information Center (MPLIC) on a celebration: “Groundbreakers: African-American Ballerina Stories of Triumph and Struggles.” The month-long celebration includes an exhibit, which incorporates photos of African-American ballerinas and historical performance materials. The exhibit […]

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Social media urges Garth Brooks to visit injured Bartlett teen

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Jake Stroud, a Bartlett High School student and baseball player, crashed his truck while on his way to pick up his girlfriend and attend the Garth Brooks concert Thursday night. The 17-year-old is now in stable condition in the critical care unit at Regional Medical Center (“The Med”) in Memphis. His sister, Taylor Stroud, explained […]

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BPACC welcomes Brian Less on Feb. 3

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An energetic singer and musician, Brian Less, will appear at 7 p.m. Feb. 3 in the popular DinnerStage Series at the Bartlett Performing Arts and Conference Center. Less is the multi-talented founder and leader of the Little Memphis band. The Little Memphis Blues Band has played with Taylor Hicks, of “American Idol” fame, for years. […]

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Big, big voice

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At a Glance for Jan. 17, 2017

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Area groups have announced a high school talent show, a free ham radio class and a murder-mystery production that lets the audience guide how the show ends. Bartlett High to host talent show Friday See an entertaining show, root for Bartlett teens and support scholarships? Yes, please! You can do all this by attending the Bartlett […]

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‘American Idol’ powerhouse Melinda Doolittle to rock BPACC

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Melinda Doolittle of “American Idol” fame will bring her expressive vocals to the stage of the Bartlett Performing Arts and Conference Center at 8 p.m. Jan. 28. “Melinda is an impeccable vocalist with alluring artistry and style, enticing audiences to smile and just keep listening,” said BPACC Director Michael Bollinger. Doolittle hasn’t looked back since […]

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‘Soul of pop’ Saturday

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Matt Beilis brings soulful pop, rough-textured voice to Bartlett

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  People who love nothing better than piano-based pop rock will have a treat in Bartlett this weekend. Singer, songwriter and pianist Matt Beilis performs his “Soul of Pop” music at 8 p.m. Jan. 14 at the Bartlett Performing Arts Center. “It’s really kind of the evolution of pop music, all around the granddaddy of […]

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