Chattanooga area arts calendar

Chattanooga area arts calendar

February 21st, 2013 by Staff Report in Chattnow Art

THEATER

ATHENS ARTS CENTER -- Sue E. Trotter Theater, 320 N. White St., Athens, Tenn. 423-745-8781, www.athensartscouncil.org. "Always, Patsy Cline," 7:30 p.m. Feb. 22-23, 2 p.m. Feb. 24. $15 adults (except $12 for two "best friends" tickets on Feb. 22), $8 students.

CHATTANOOGA HIGH SCHOOL CENTER FOR CREATIVE ARTS -- Sandra Black Theatre, 1301 Dallas Road. 423-209-5942. "Cyclopaedia," experimental multidiscipline theatrical work combining elements of dance, theater and music, 7:30 p.m. Feb. 21-25. $5-$15.

CHATTANOOGA STATE COMMUNITY COLLEGE -- C.C. Bond Humanities Building, 4501 Amnicola Highway. 423-697-3246. "You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown," March 1-3. $10 (free for CSCC students, faculty).

CHATTANOOGA THEATRE CENTRE -- 400 River St. 423-267-8534, www.theatrecentre.com. "A Doll's House," 7 p.m. Feb. 21, 8 p.m. Feb. 22-23, 2:30 p.m. Feb. 24. $10-$25.

CUMBERLAND COUNTY PLAYHOUSE -- Crossville, Tenn. 931-484-5000, www.ccplayhouse.com.

• "Tales of the Crossroads -- A Musical Celebration," 7 p.m. CST Feb. 21.

• "Footloose," through Feb. 24. $12-$24.

• "Steel Magnolias," through March 29. $12-$25.

ENSEMBLE THEATRE -- Eastgate Town Center, 5600 Brainerd Road. 423-987-5141, www.ensembletheatreofchattanooga.com. "Pillowman," 7:30 p.m. Feb. 22-23, 2:30 p.m. Feb. 24. $15 adults, $10 students.

GRACE PLAYERS -- Grace Episcopal Church, 20 Belvoir Ave. 423-698-2433. "Motherhood Out Loud," 7 p.m. Feb. 22-23, 2 p.m. Feb. 24. Mature themes (child care available Feb. 22-23). $10.

LEE UNIVERSITY DIXON CENTER -- 1053 Church St., Cleveland, Tenn. 423-614-8343, www.leeuniversity.edu/theatre. Operetta "The Goldoliers," 7:30 p.m. Feb. 21-23, 3 p.m. Feb. 24. $8 adults, $5 seniors, $3 students/children.

SIGNAL MOUNTAIN PLAYHOUSE -- Mountain Arts Community Center, 809 Kentucky Ave.m Signal Mountain. 423-886-5243, www.smph.org. "The Red Velvet Cake War," dessert theater presentation, 8 p.m. Feb. 22-23. $14.

THEATER FOR THE NEW SOUTH -- Rivoli Art Mill, 2301 E. 28th St. "Nooga Chat(t)," explores the voices and thoughts of Hamilton County Schools students, March 1-3.

UTC FINE ARTS CENTER -- Roland Hayes Concert Hall, 752 Vine St. 423-425-4269, www.tickettracks.com. "Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street," 7:30 p.m. Feb. 21-22, 3 p.m. Feb. 24. $20 adults, $15 students/seniors.

UTC UNIVERSITY CENTER -- Vine and Douglas Streets. 423-425-5605. "The Vagina Monologues," 7 p.m. Feb. 21-22, 2 p.m. Feb. 23. $10 adults, $5 students.

DANCE

BARKING LEGS THEATER -- 1307 Dodds Ave. Dances in Raw States, informal performance of dances still in rehearsal stages to involve audience in dancers' creative process, 7-9 p.m. Feb. 27. $5 donation. annlawdancing@gmail.com.

FILM EVENTS

GREEN/SPACES -- 63 E. Main St. 423-624-8414, www.lapazchattanooga.org. "The Powerbroker: Whitney Young's Fight for Civil Rights," documentary that follows the battles of National Urban League head Whitney M. Young, 6 p.m. Feb. 21 (reception, 5:30-6 p.m.). Free.

ARTISTS/EXHIBITS

ATHENS ARTS CENTER -- 320 N. White St., Athens, Tenn. 423-745-8781, www.athensartscouncil.org. "Reflections," by Mitchell de la Garza, through Feb. 25.

AVA GALLERY -- 30 Frazier Ave. 423-265-4282, www.avarts.org. Work by Knoxville Arts & Culture Alliance members, through Feb. 23.

BESSIE SMITH CULTURAL CENTER -- 200 E. M.L. King Blvd. Admission fees. 423-266-8658. "We Shall Not Be Moved," through Feb. 28.

CHATTANOOGA STATE COMMUNITY COLLEGE -- Augusta R. Kolwyck Library, 4501 Amnicola Highway. 423-697-4448, www.chattanoogastate.edu. Paintings, drawings and photography by students, through Feb. 28.

CLEVELAND STATE COMMUNITY COLLEGE -- Johnson Cultural Heritage Building, 3535 Adkisson Drive, Cleveland, Tenn. "Ms Conception," by student Kate Leko, through Feb. 21.

COVENANT COLLEGE -- Kresge Memorial Library (second floor), 14049 Scenic Highway, Lookout Mountain, Ga. 706-419-1119. "Channel Modules," by Brian R. Jobe, through March 1.

CRESS GALLERY OF ART -- UTC Fine Arts Center, 752 Vine St. 423-425-4600. www.utc.edu/cressgallery.

• "Few and Far Between," works by Summer Wheat in Diane Marek Visiting Artist Series, through March 22.

• Lillian B. Feinstein Scholarship Exhibition, works by Julian Tan and Jan Burleson, through March 22.

HAMILTON COUNTY-CHATTANOOGA COURTS BUILDING -- 600 Market St. "Universal Space," by Hamilton County jail inmates, through May 3.

HUNTER MUSEUM OF AMERICAN ART -- 10 Bluff View. Admission fees. 423-267-0968. www.huntermuseum.org.

• "Beauty Beyond Nature," glass art of Paul Stankard, through April 21.

• "Exploring the Land: Landscapes From the Hunter Collection," through April 28.

IN-TOWN GALLERY -- 26A Frazier Ave. 423-267-9214. www.intowngallery.com. "Traveling Paints," through Feb 28.

JEWISH CULTURAL CENTER -- 5461 North Terrace. 423-493-0270, ext. 13. "Talking Tees," through March 8.

LYNN H. WOOD ARCHAEOLOGICAL MUSEUM -- Hackman Hall, Southern Adventist University, Collegedale. 423-236-2030, www.southern.edu.

• "Vessels in Time: A Journey Into the Biblical World," permanent exhibit.

• "The Battle Over King David: Excavating the Fortress of Elah," through April 2014.

McMINN COUNTY LIVING HERITAGE MUSEUM -- 522 W. Madison Ave., Athens, Tenn. Admission fees. 423-745-0329, www.livingheritagemuseum.com. "Vanishing Appalachia: Photographs by Don Dudenbostel, Field Recordings by Tom Jester," through Feb. 22.

MOUNTAIN ARTS COMMUNITY CENTER -- 809 Kentucky Ave., Signal Mountain. 423-825-0592. Exhibit/sale of works by members of Regional Art Alliance, through March 1.

MUSEUM CENTER AT FIVE POINTS -- 200 E. Inman St., Cleveland, Tenn. Admission: $5 adults, $4 students and seniors. 423-339-5745, www.museumcenter.org. "Stitches in Time," through March 9.

NATIONAL MEDAL OF HONOR MUSEUM OF MILITARY HISTORY -- Northgate Mall, 5000 Hixson Pike. 423-877-2525. www.mohm.org. Photos, narratives, uniforms and artifacts from Revolutionary War through Iraqi Freedom.

NORTH RIVER CIVIC CENTER -- 1009 Executive Drive, Suite 102, Hixson. 423-870-8924. Wildlife works, through Feb. 28.

REFLECTIONS GALLERY -- Eastgate Town Center, 5600 Brainerd Road. 423-892-3074. "Color, Fun, Abstract & Decorative ... Large," works by Bobbie Crow and Monica Whaley, Feb. 21-March 21. Opening reception, 4-7 p.m. Feb. 21.

RIVER GALLERY -- 400 E. Second St. 423-265-5033, ext. 5. www.river-gallery.com.

• "Inner Thoughts," by Carol Pelletier, Jan Kransberger and Iantha Newton, through Feb. 28.

• "Inside & Out," outdoor sculpture by Mark Chatterley, through June.

SHUPTRINE FINE ART GROUP -- 2646 Broad St. 423-266-4453, www.Shuptrines.com. "New Works," by Karen Brown of Asheville, N.C., through March 31.

SIXTH CAVALRY MUSEUM -- 2 Barnhardt Circle, Fort Oglethorpe. Admission fees. 706-861-2860, www.6thcavalrymuseum.com. Chronicles the "Fighting 6th" from 1861 to present.

TANNER/HILL GALLERY -- 3069 S. Broad St., Suite 3, and Warehouse Row, 1110 Market St. 423-280-7182, www.tannerhillgallery.com. "Beautifully Boring," by Holly Farrell, Mark Bradley-Shoup, Leah Giberson and Samantha French, through March 29.

THE ART CENTER -- 420 W. Main St., Blue Ridge, Ga. 706-632-2144, www.blueridgearts.net.

• "The Art of Susan Proctor, Masada and Faces Series," through Feb. 23.

• "The Art of Nancy Oliver Smith," artist-in-residence, through March 29.

• "The Bascom Exhibit," by Camille Day, Bill Dealy, Joyce Dumas, Sheryl Holstein, Paula Van Huss and Zoe Schumaker, through March 31.

WAREHOUSE ROW -- 1110 Market St. (first floor of North and South buildings). 423-267-1127. "State of the Union," by Gregg Segal, through Feb. 28.