The Chattanooga Symphony and Opera Chorus will be joined by the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga's Chamber Singers to present Mazart's Requiem on Thursday, November 14th at the Tivoli Theater starting at 7:30 pm.
“Oh, Mr. Faulkner, Do You Write?”, a one-man show based on the life of William Faulkner will be presented on Monday, November 11, 7 p.m., in the Roland Hayes Concert Hall of the UTC Fine Arts Center. Admission is free and open to the public.
Award-winning actor and writer John Maxwell has toured around the world with his very funny and deeply moving production.
The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga Music Department will present UTC’s Jazz Band, showcasing a variety of jazz styles from composers Quincy Jones, Thelonious Monk, Cootie Williams and others. Guest vocalists Amy Oaks and Alea Tveit will also perform with The Jazz Band on Wednesday, November 13th at 7:30 PM.
From a media release:
The UTC Music Department presents the UTC Jazz Band Dr. Erika Schafer, Director
WUTC's Michael Edward Miller talks to the director and cast members from the Theater For The New South, which is performing Circle Mirror Transformation, a play about five people participating in a drama class who wind up revealing personal information and secrets while playing acting games. The play opens 11/8 at the South Chattanooga Recreation Center.
On November 7th, Reflections Gallery on Lee Highway is hosting a reception for the artists featured in the upcoming exhibition, Fine Art Landscapes. All of the paintings in the exhibition are by local artists, one of whom, Lee Fritch, talked to Richard Winham about his life and work. The exhibition will run from November 2013 to January 2014.
Proceeds from an upcoming Ender's Game screening in Chattanooga will benefit the local Muse of Fire Project and will feature local actor Stevie Ray Dallimore, who is in the film.
From a media release:
Participants in a local playwriting workshop get to see one of their mentors on the big screen this Saturday as Stevie Ray Dallimore, Artistic Director of The Muse of Fire Project, appears alongside Harrison Ford and Viola Davis in the sci-fi blockbuster Ender’s Game.
In 2011, Sheriff Jim Hammond created the Sheriff’s Law Enforcement Foundation, a nonprofit organization dedicated to creating partnerships between local business and law enforcement. The Sheriff’s Law Enforcement Foundation provides pertinent training and state-of-the-art technology to local officers.
On November 7th, the foundation is having a luncheon at the Chattanoogan Hotel to provide the public with information about the organization, as well as presenting speaker Mark Kroeker, former chief of police in Portland, Oregon.
“An Evening Of Opera” will celebrate two anniversaries, the 200th birth anniversary of Italian composer Giuseppe Verdi and the 100th anniversary of British composer Benjamin Britten. Scenes from both composers will be presented along with other operas. UTC’s Director Of Opera Perry Ward will also perform with UTC students on Friday, November 1st at 7:30 PM in the Roland Hayes Concert Hall at UTC’s Fine Arts Center.