Show off your best cat costume at the Walter Anderson Museum of Art to win a year's membership, but in costume or not, visitors will enjoy light refreshments and a special performance by Leu Anderson.
Mississippi Arts Commission invests in our state’s makers through a variety of grant programs supporting nonprofit organizations, educational institutions, and individual artists. Are you an organization or a professional artist looking to fund your project?
The Governor’s Arts Awards is an annual ceremony that recognizes individuals and organizations that have made noteworthy contributions to the arts in the state of Mississippi. The awards are presented in partnership with the Governor’s Office and signify the important relationship between government and the arts. The 2018 recipients and awards are as follows: Steve Azar – Governor’s Choice Award David Keary – Leadership in Performing Arts Joe Overstreet – Excellence in Visual Art V. A. Patterson – Community Arts Leader Yoknapatawpha Arts Council – Arts in Community The 2018 recipients will be recognized at the 30th annual Governor’s Arts Awards ceremony at the Old Capitol Museum in downtown Jackson on Thursday, Feb. 8, 2018, at 6 p.m. A public reception at 4:30 p.m. will precede the ceremony.
Enjoy a date night with Newlyweds Paul and Corie Bratter as they navigate a rocky honeymoon in this romantic comedy by Neil Simon.
In collaboration with the Stevens Family, the Mary C. O'Keefe Cultural Center turns back the clock by reviving the American Riviera with a Gus Stevens Supper Club inspired menu and the Go-Go Burlesque of the Stevenettes, presented by Bella Blue.
JACKSON, MISS. – Feb. 5, 2018 – The Mississippi Arts Commission is now accepting applications from individuals and organizations for the agency’s annual grant programs. The upcoming application deadline is Thursday, March 1, 2018, at 5 p.m. for operating and project grants to organizations and schools, as well as fellowships, apprenticeships, artist roster and teaching […]
Jackson, Miss. — Feb. 1, 2018 — The Mississippi Arts Commission (MAC) will honor five outstanding contributors to Mississippi arts at the 30th annual Governor’s Arts Awards. This event spotlights Mississippi’s rich cultural resources and honors those who make a lasting impact on the state through their vision and creativity. This year’s event will be […]
Today on Arts Hour, Turry Flucker talks with 2018 Governor’s Arts Awards recipient and Artistic Director of Ballet Mississippi, David Keary of Jackson. David Keary began his ballet training with the Jackson Ballet under the direction of Albia Kavan Cooper, and he later became the organization’s first professional dancer under the direction of Thalia Mara. Mr. […]
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