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Arts in April at Wallace State

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April will be a big month for Wallace State Community College as the campus celebrates Arts in April in Hanceville.

Events include:
April 1-13 – Juried Visual Art Exhibition at the Burrow Center for the Fine and Performing Arts featuring art from students and community members.
April 1-31 – Pre-1900's Alabama Pottery Exhibition at The Evelyn Burrow Museum.  The Burrow Museum is open Tuesday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Saturday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
April 4 – Piano recital by Dr.  Yi-Min Cai at noon in the recital hall at Burrow Center.
April 9 – English Forum with Storyteller Nina Reeves at 9:30 a.m., in the recital hall at Burrow Center.
April 9 – WSCC Choir "Seasons of Love" concert at 7 p.m., in the recital hall at Burrow Center.
April 10 – Sam Pugh, Outreach Coordinator of the Birmingham Civil Rights Institute, 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. in Recital Hall at Burrow Center.
April 11 – Wallace State Theatre performance of "You Can't Take it With You" at 9:30 a.m. and 7 p.m., in the Betty Leeth-Haynes Theatre in the Student Center building. Admission charged.
April  12 – Wallace State Theatre performance of "You Can't Take it With You" at 7 p.m., in the Betty Leeth-Haynes Theatre in the Student Center building. Admission charged.
April 13 – Art Reception from 8 to 11:30 a.m., at Burrow Center.
April 13 – Wallace State Theatre performance of "You Can't Take it With You" at  7 p.m. at Betty Leeth-Haynes Theatre in the Student Center Building.  Admission charged.
April 14 – Wallace State Theatre performance of "You Can't Take it With You"  at 2 p.m., at Betty Leeth-Haynes Theatre in the Student Center Building. Admission charged.
April 16 – Philosophy Scholar Dr. William Lawhead at 9:30 a.m., in the recital hall at Burrow Center.
April 16 – WSCC Concert Choir at 1 p.m. and 7 p.m. in the recital hall at Burrow Center.
April 19 – WSCC Jazz Band Dance at 7 p.m., in the atrium of the Burrow Center. Donation requested.
April 23 – Gallery Talk with Museum Director Donny Wilson at The Evelyn Burrow Museum, 11:30 a.m. 
April 25 –  WSCC Music Department Spring Show  with Jazz and Concert Bands at 7 p.m., in the recital hall at Burrow Center.
April 30 – Cultural Conversation: Italian Art and Architecture at 5:30 p.m. in the recital hall at Burrow Center for the Performing Arts; a meeting for travelers taking part in Wallace State's May trip to Italy will follow at around 6:15 p.m.
 
There is a $10 charge for adults and $5 for students, including WSCC students, to attend the theatre performances of  "You Can't Take it With You." A $15 donation is requested for the Jazz Band dance on April 19.

"That's for anyone who likes to listen to jazz and big band music," said Ricky Burks, who is the chair of the Fine and Performing Arts division and Arts in April committee co-chair.

 

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