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2022 ARTS FESTIVAL SCHEDULE

The annual Arts Festival will take place March 27 through April 21, 2022. All events are free and open to the public and sponsored by the School of Arts & Letters (SOAL). Please make plans to join us for lively performances, speakers, and visual arts. This year's theme is Moving Forward.

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Sunday,
March 27

Arts Festival Kicks Off:  Tunes and Balloons & Macon Pops
Time:  4 - 8pm
Location: Middle Georgia State University | Macon Campus

Contact: Dr. Patrick Brown

Monday,
March 28

10th Annual Juried Student Art Exhibition:
Opening & Awards Presentation and Poetry Display

Time: 6pm
Location: Arts Complex Lobby | Macon Campus

Contact: Prof. Luke Buffenmyer or Prof. Shannon Riddle

Monday - Thursday,
March 28 - 31

10th Annual Juried Student Art Exhibition:
Location: Arts Complex Lobby | Macon Campus

Contact: Prof. Luke Buffenmyer or Prof. Shannon Riddle

Tuesday - Thursday,
March 29 - 31

Play: Neighborhood 3: Requisition of Doom by Jennifer Haley
Time: 7:30pm (running time approximately 65 minutes)
Location:  Arts Complex Theater
Directed by Dr. Stephen Wisker

Event is free
For Mature Audiences (17+)
Contact: Dr. Stephen Wisker

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Tuesday,
March 29

Panel Discussion:
Recovery Literature: Mending and Surviving through the Imgaination
Time: 4pm
Location:  Math Auditorium | Macon Campus

Contact: Prof. Taylor LoForti

Wednesday,
March 30

Raku Firing Demonstration
Time: 12:30pm - 5:30pm
Outside of Russell Hall | Cochran Campus

Contact: Prof. Charlie Agnew or Prof. Hanna Newman

Thursday,
March 31

Film Screening: Minding the Gap
Time: 2pm
Location: Math Auditorium | Macon Campus

Contact: Dr. Lucia Palmer or Prof. Lauren Cater

Thursday,
March 31

Jazz Ensemble with Alumni Guests
Time: 6pm
Location: Student Life Center Amphitheater | Macon Campus

---- CANCELED DUE TO RAIN ----

Contact: Dr. Patrick Brown
Thursday,
March 31

Timothy Fitz-Gerald, Vocalist, with MGA Students
Time: 7:30pm
Location: Arts Complex Rehearsal Hall (136) | Macon Campus

Contact: Dr. Rebecca Lanning

Saturday,
April 2

Middle Georgia Harp Ensemble and Middle Georgia Flute Choir
Time: 11am
Location: Arts Complex Lobby | Macon Campus

Contact: Dr. Rebecca Lanning or Dr. Patrick Brown

Monday,
April 4

Opening & Awards Presentation:
10th Annual Juried Student Art Exhibition
Time: 6pm
Location: Peacock Gallery | Cochran Campus

Contact: Prof. Charlie Agnew or Prof. Hanna Newman

April 4 - 29

10th Annual Juried Student Art Exhibition
Location: Peacock Gallery | Cochran Campus

Contact: Prof. Charlie Agnew or Prof. Hanna Newman

Tuesday,
April 5

Panel Discussion
Tales of Progress:  Virtues and Dangers
Time: 4pm
Location:  Arts Complex Theater | Macon Campus

Contact:  Prof. Taylor Loforti

Tuesday - Thursday,
April 5 - 7

Play: The Shape of Things by Neil Labute
"Walking Tour" Theater Production
Time: 6:00pm
Location: Russell Hall Auditorium | Cochran Campus

Contact: Dr. John Iverson

Thursday,
April 7

Film Screening:  Who is Dayani Cristal?
Time: 2pm
Location: Math Auditorium | Macon Campus

Contact: Dr. Lucia Palmer or Prof. Lauren Cater

Thursday,
April 7

Art Journaling:  Student Success Workshop
led by Terri Reckart, SoAL Academic Advisor
Time:  2 - 3pm
Location:  Walker Hall 307 | Cochran Campus

Contact:  Terri Reckart

Tuesday,
April 12

Percussion Ensemble
Time: 7:30pm
Location: Arts Complex Theater | Macon Campus

Contact: Miguel Castro 

Thursday,
April 14

Film Screening: Daniel and Nate
Time: 2pm
Location: Math Auditorium | Macon Campus

Contact: Dr. Lucia Palmer or Prof. Lauren Cater

Thursday,
April 14

Wycliffe Gordon, Jazz Trombonist
Time: 7:30pm
Location: Arts Complex Theater | Macon Campus

Contact: Dr. Patrick Brown

Tuesday,
April 19
Trivia Night
The Arts: Past and Present
Time: 4pm
Location: The Writing Center (TEB 226) | Macon Campus

Contact:  Prof. Hanna Newman or Prof. Taylor LoForti
Thursday,
April 21

Student Film Showcase
Time: 2pm
Location: Math Auditorium | Macon Campus

Contact: Prof. Lauren Cater

Thursday,
April 21

Commercial Combos and Jazz Ensemble
Time: 5:30pm
Location: SLC Amphitheater | Macon Campus

Contact: Dr. Patrick Brown or Dr. Christian Kim