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Roane State Presents - Performing and Visual Arts
Roane State Presents - Performing and Visual Arts
Roane State Presents - Performing and Visual Arts

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To our arts patrons. We are trying to go green and save a tree or two. If you would like to receive an electronic version of the Roane State Presents Performing and Visual Arts mailer for 2014-2015, please sign up. It will be a pdf file that you can print from home and forward to friends and family.

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Note: All performances subject to change. Check website periodically for updated information.

For tickets or information call the phone number listed by each event. Roane State provides the venue for each event but is not necessarily the sponsoring entity.

Humanities Division Events 2015

Music Department Faculty Recital

Saturday, January 31, 2015
2:00 pm
Princess Theatre
Free to the public

RSCC Music Department faculty performs solo and small ensemble works from Classical and Jazz to original compositions.

Mardi Gras Masquerade

Tuesday, February 17, 2015
6:00-9:00 pm
Rockwood Event Center at 116 W. Rockwood St., 865-285-9458 (presale tickets)
$15 per person / $25 per couple (including dinner)

Join the festivities as the REC and RSCC Music Department celebrate New Orleans style!  There’s delicious food, music, games, dancing, and more!  Call ahead to reserve your tickets!

Solo Class Midterm Recital

Thursday, March 19, 2015
5:00-6:00 pm
Roane Co. campus, room TBA
Free to the public

Roane State student soloists perform a variety of vocal and instrumental works.

Music Department Alumni Concert

Saturday, March 28, 2015
7:00 pm
O’Brien Theatre
Donations accepted at the door

What began with a celebration of RSCC’s 40th anniversary has turned into an annual showcase of RSCC Music Department alumni talent and achievement!  Alumni Celebration Singers, Concert Choir, Jazz Band, Bluegrass Band, and soloists perform, the 2015 Virtual Choir and Jazz and Bluegrass Band projects debut, and Outstanding Music Department Alumni are awarded!  The evening is connected to the Relay for Life survivor’s meeting and an exhibit in the Roane State Art Gallery.

Sophomore Recitals

Saturday, April 11 and/or Sunday, April 12, 2015
Time TBA
Princess Theatre
Free to the public

Sophomore music students present a solo program of music studied while at Roane State.

Summer Musical Auditions

Friday, April 24, 2015
5:00-8:00 pm
Saturday, April 25, 2015
11:00 am-2:00 pm
O’Brien Theatre

Show title TBA
Watch for the announcement of the show and audition details at!

Music Department Vocal Showcase

Friday, May 1, 2015
7:00 pm
O’Brien Theatre
Donations accepted at the door

RSCC Celebration Singers and Concert Choir join with Harriman and Rockwood High School choir students and director Justin Jenkins to present a concert of eclectic vocal music!

Music Department Instrumental Showcase

Saturday, May 2, 2015
7:00 pm
O’Brien Theatre
Donations accepted at the door

RSCC Jazz Band, Bluegrass Band, and guests present a program of varied instrumental music.

Combined Solo Class Final Recital

Sunday, May 3, 2015
3:00 pm
Princess Theatre
Free to the public

RSCC music students from multiple campuses combine to perform a program of solo and small ensemble selections.

RSCC Music Department Scholarship Auditions

Friday, May 8, 2015
2:00-5:00 pm
Saturday, May 9, 2015
2:00-5:00 pm
Roane County Campus, room O-128

All prospective, incoming, and current RSCC students are invited to audition!  Awards apply to Music Department ensembles and vary in size and commitment.  Check out for links to more details!

RSCC Music Department Summer Musical

Rehearsals May 11 - June 11, 2015
Performances June 12-14

Show title TBA
Watch for the announcement of the show and performance details at!

Community Events 2015

CASA Winter Blast

Saturday, February 7, 2015
7:00 pm

CASA Winter Blast


O'Brien Art Gallery Schedule

2015 Annual Roane Open Art Show

January 8 - February 28, 2015
Roane County Campus, O’Brien Art Gallery

Arts Council of Roane County Poster


For specific dates and updates to exhibits please visit or contact Bryan Wilkerson, Associate Professor of Art and Design and gallery director, at (865) 882-4649 or

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