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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, 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

Roane State Presents – Performing and Visual Arts, Fall 2022

“Wilde at Heart” Play by Roane County Children’s Theatre, Sept. 23 & 24, 7:00pm, Princess Theatre
Oscar hates reading, but with the help of Once, Upon, and A Time, maybe he’ll change his mind. Join the Roane County Children’s Theatre for their production of Wilde at Heart by Jon Boustead, based on Oscar Wilde’s children’s book The Star Child.
Friday, September 23rd and Saturday, September 24th at 7:00 PM
Princess Theatre, 421 N Roane Street, Harriman
Free Admission

RSCC Music Student Solo Class Mid-Term Recital, Oct. 6, 2:00 pm, O’Brien Theatre Lobby
Take a short break in the day to see Roane State student soloists perform a variety of vocal and instrumental works.
Thursday, October 6 at 2:00 PM
O’Brien Theatre Lobby, RSCC Harriman Campus, 276 Patton Lane, Harriman
Free Admission

“Nosferatu” Silent Movie on Oct. 20, 6:30 pm, Princess Theatre
This year is the 100th anniversary of the movie's premiere. Nosferatu is the first vampire movie, and its use of German Expressionism greatly influenced the work of American film maker and artist Tim Burton. For those who would like to wear a costume and join a vampire parade, come early to line up at 5:45pm. Parade begins at 6:00 pm. The silent movie will be accompanied with live piano by Dr. Geol Greenlee. Brought to you by Roane State Arts and Lectures Committee.
Thursday, October 20 at 6:30 PM
Princess Theatre, 421 N Roane Street, Harriman
Free Admission

“Historical Horror and the History of Halloween” Lecture by David Adkins, Oct. 26, 6:00pm, Oak Ridge City Room
Brought to you by Roane State Arts and Lectures Committee.
Wednesday, October 26, 6:00 PM
Roane State, Oak Ridge Campus, City Room, 701 Briarcliff Ave. Oak Ridge
Free Admission

Trunk or Treat, Oct 27, 5:00 – 7:00pm RSCC Harriman Student Parking Lot
Thursday, October 27 from 5:00 to 7:00 PM
Student Parking Lot, RSCC Harriman Campus, 276 Patton Lane, Harriman
Free

Kindred Spirits, Oct 29, 1:00pm and 3:00pm, $5, O’Brien Theatre
Roane State Theatre and Music Departments are joined by Arts in Motion Dance Company of Kingston to present a Halloween story. Costume parade and Trick or Treating included.
Saturday, October 29 at 1:00 and 3:00 PM
O’Brien Theatre, RSCC Harriman Campus, 276 Patton Lane, Harriman
$5.00 Admission

"From Saumur, France to Tellico Plains, Tennessee." Lecture, Nov. 3, 4:00, Oak Ridge City Room
Maria Gonzales mother speaks on her experience as an immigrant from France to the U.S.A.
Brought to you by Roane State Arts and Lectures Committee.
Thursday, November 3, 4:00 PM
Roane State, Oak Ridge Campus, City Room, 701 Briarcliff Ave. Oak Ridge
Free Admission

Veteran’s Day Wave Ceremony, Nov. 11, 11:00 am RSCC Harriman Campus Front Lawn
Join us for our second annual veteran wave ceremony with music and speakers.
Friday, November 11 at 11:00 AM
Front Lawn, RSCC Harriman Campus, 276 Patton Lane, Harriman
Free

Music Department Student Showcase Concert, Nov. 16, 4:00 pm, O’Brien Theatre
End your work day with the Roane State Instrumental Ensembles as they perform a variety of jazz, pop, and folk hits.
Wednesday, November 16 at 4:00 PM
O’Brien Theatre, RSCC Harriman Campus, 276 Patton Lane, Harriman
Free Admission

“The Man Who Invented Christmas” Movie on Nov. 17, 6:30pm, Princess Theatre
This 2017 movie explores the journey of Dicken’s writing of the novel A Christmas Carol. Pre-movie lecture by Abigail Schoolfield.
Brought to you by Roane State Arts and Lectures Committee.
Thursday, November 17 at 6:30 PM
Princess Theatre, 421 N Roane Street, Harriman
Free Admission

Roane County Lighting of the Tree, Nov. 21, 6:00pm Faculty Parking Lot
Join us for games, music, and Christmas lights in our annual tradition at Roane State.
Monday, November 21 from 6:00 to 7:30 PM
Faculty Parking Lot, RSCC Harriman Campus, 276 Patton Lane, Harriman
Free

RSCC Music Student Solo Class Final Recital, Dec. 1, 2:00 pm, Princess Theatre
Take a short break in the day to see Roane State student soloists perform a variety of vocal and instrumental works.
Thursday, December 1 at 2:00 PM
Princess Theatre, 421 N Roane Street, Harriman
Free Admission

Celebrating the Holidays, Roane Choral Society/Oak Ridge Chorus/ Roane State Concert Choir, Dec. 3, 7:00 pm, First United Methodist Church, Oak Ridge
Joined by members of the Oak Ridge Orchestra to present John Rutter’s “Gloria” and “Cristus Natus Est” by Cecilia McDowall.
Saturday, December 3 at 7:00 PM
First United Methodist Church, 1350 Oak Ridge Turnpike, Oak Ridge

Babahatchie/RSCC Concert Band Christmas Concert, Dec. 9, 7:00pm, Princess Theatre
Join us for an evening of Christmas music.
Friday, December 9 at 7:00 PM
Princess Theatre, 421 N Roane Street, Harriman
Free Admission, Donations Welcome

 

 

 

Community Events

Princess Theatre Events: 

https://www.princessharriman.org/events/

O'Brien Art Gallery Schedule

See the O'Brien Art Gallery for specific dates and exhibits.

Or contact:
Bryan Wilkerson
Associate Professor of Art and Design and gallery director
(865) 882-4649
wilkersonbs@roanestate.edu

Contact: 

Denise J. Cloyd • (865) 354-3000 ext. 4709 • Click name for email address

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