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Art Musuem Month

August is Art Museum Month in Mississippi. Learn how to get free admission at seven of the state’s participating art institutions.

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May 12

State Arts Conference

Mark your calendar for the State Arts Conference, which will be held Thursday, May 12 at the Two Mississippi Museums in downtown Jackson. Events will also be held the day before on Wednesday, May 11 for specific audiences. The conference theme, speakers, sessions, and more will be announced soon.

Sep 19

Mississippi Arts Hour with Eric Stracener

This week on the Mississippi Arts Hour, Melody speaks with Eric Stracener. Eric was twice-named best singer-songwriter by the Jackson Free Press. On this episode of Mississippi Arts Hour, he talks about his new album "Ocean Springs" and his creative journey throughout his musical career. You'll hear about how his inspirations, music, and subsequent albums have evolved over the years. Listen in this Sunday at 5pm on MPB Think Radio. Photo credit: Samuel Saia

Sep 12

Mississippi Arts Hour with Treya Dionne Brown

This week on the Mississippi Arts Hour, Leslie talks with one of this year’s Performing Arts Fellowship recipients, Treya Dionne Brown. Treya is a writer and professionally trained film, stage, and voice over actor. Join us at 5 p.m. on MPB Think Radio as she talks about how her Hattiesburg roots have grown into a life in the arts. You can also hear the show as a podcast, available on major podcasting platforms.


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