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“School Patrol” explores TPAC’s TechShop for teachers

“Now that school is back in session, there are many fond memories of summer camp. But as you’ll see in this week’s School Patrol, while one of […]

TPAC receives 2016 grant from CMA Foundation

CMA Foundation announced today its annual donation for music education as well as grant recipients for 2016, totaling a record $2.68 million thanks to the generosity of […]

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TPAC drafts NFL legend Eddie George as arts education advocate

The nonprofit Tennessee Performing Arts Center (TPAC) announces that NFL legend, former Tennessee Titan, Heisman Memorial Trophy winner, and actor Eddie George will serve as advocate […]

Q&A with Babs Rector

“I cannot tell you how much I grew as a teacher and a patron of the arts by participating in ArtSmart,” wrote Babs Rector on the […]

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Maddie & Tae host Disney Musicals in Schools celebration on May 14

The Disney Musicals in Schools “student share” celebration will be more magical than ever when Maddie & Tae, country music’s breakaway hit duo, host the special […]

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Award-winning play for students explores change, personal loss

Respect for the intelligence and sophistication of students attending TPAC performances is “square one” for Sherri Leathers as she builds the annual HOT Season for Young […]

Antioch high school students enjoy arts from kitchen to stage

Through March, students from Antioch High School will experience two different opportunities in the arts with TPAC. Theatre arts and culinary arts, that is. In conjunction […]

CMA Foundation continues to support Disney Musicals in Schools

CMA Foundation recently announced $1.6 million in grants for music education programs in 2015, and Tennessee Performing Arts Center is proud to share that it made […]