The show features new work by Osvaldo Golijov based on the book by David Grossman. The piece is called Falling out of Time and is somewhere between song cycle and chamber opera. It was written for 3 vocalists and 9 musicians and features electronics, kamancheh, pipa, sheng, trumpet, percussion, string quintet and vocals. Performers include Wu Man, Kayhan Kalhor and Wu Tong.
See them live on the GPAC stage
Saturday, November 9 at 8 PM.
Get daringly close to tigers, snow leopards, jaguars and cougars through the unforgettable stories and images of award-winning National Geographic photographer Steve Winter.
Featuring Clint Holmes, Take 6, Nnenna Freelon and Kirk Whalum!
Pilobolus Dance Theater was founded in 1971 at Dartmouth College and has continually added collaborative players who challenge the way people think about Dance. Their Shadowlands show was seen by over a million people in its five-year world tour.
Sutton Foster is an award-winning actor, singer and dancer who has performed in 11 Broadway shows. She originated roles in the Broadway productions of The Drowsy Chaperone, Little Women, Young Frankenstein and Shrek The Musical, and she received Tony Award for her performances in Anything Goes and Thoroughly Modern Millie.
GYSP will celebrate its 10 year anniversary with a spring concert featuring students from the Mozart String Ensemble, Mendelssohn String Orchestra, Wind Ensemble, and GPAC Youth Symphony Orchestra.
Explore an interactive gallery experience with visual artist Jin Powell and her exhibit titled See Me, Hear Me, I Am Human. Participants will take a guided tour of the gallery while exploring her inspirations and current techniques for creating art, including bamboo pens. Jin Powell is a sculptor, painter and drawer currently living in Memphis, TN.
Discover dance with a workshop designed for the absolute beginner taught by members of Memphis tap company The Hot Foot Honeys. This class will introduce you not only to basic single tap steps, rhythms and short combinations but also to the history of tap dance. No experience necessary. Tap shoes or hard sole shoes are recommended.
It’s time to celebrate all things sparkly and bright with this annual, holiday-inspired kids’ pajama party featuring GPAC favorite Farmer Jason. Join us early for winter-themed crafts in our lobby and stay after the show for a sweet bedtime treat!
A Brilliant Trio. Fleck, Hussain and Meyer, three of the most limitless creators and composers in the history of music...
Each Jazz in the Box has two performances at 7:00PM and 8:30PM unless otherwise noted. Sinne Eeg’s distinctive vocals and original compositions have earned her a loyal and rapidly growing fan base in her native country of Denmark...
In anticipation of Take Me to the River: New Orleans Live, we will screen an exclusive 40 minute preview that celebrates the cultural richness and diversity of the music of New Orleans. The evening will also feature a short Q&A with area guest musicians and industry professionals.