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TPAC, Lipscomb announce hiatus for Spotlight Awards ceremony in modified program for 2021

TPAC and Lipscomb University will modify the Nashville High School Musical Theatre Awards program for the 20-21 school year, including a hiatus for all in-person events and the Spotlight Awards ceremony.

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TPAC, Lipscomb announce hiatus for Spotlight Awards ceremony in modified program for 2021

TPAC and Lipscomb University will modify the Nashville High School Musical Theatre Awards program for the 20-21 school year, including a hiatus for all in-person events and the Spotlight Awards ceremony.

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Nashville Ballet, League of Women Voters present digital performance of ’72 Steps’ Aug. 18

Inspired by Tennessee’s role in the ratification of the 19th Amendment, Nashville Ballet will present Gina Patterson’s ’72 Steps’ on August 18 in a special digital format made possible by the League of Women Voters.

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Nashville Rep to host virtual ‘Broadway Brunch at Night’ fundraiser Aug. 23

Nashville Rep will host ‘Broadway Brunch At Night,’ a modified online fundraiser on August 23 at 7 p.m. kicking off a weeklong giving campaign for organization.

Marilyn Artus brings ‘Her Flag’ project to Nashville on Aug. 18

Marilyn Artus will bring the Her Flag project to War Memorial Auditorium on August 18 to culminate her commemoration of the 19th Amendment’s ratification.

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Nashville Opera commission to highlight Frankie Pierce and Diane Nash in civil and voting rights

“One Vote Won,” a new work commissioned by Nashville Opera will highlight the stories of suffragist Frankie Pierce and Civil Rights activist Diane Nash through the lens of the ongoing struggle for equal rights in voting.

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Kelli O’Hara, Jason Alexander featured in StudioTenn’s summer ‘talks’

Jason Alexander, Kelli O’Hara, and more performing arts luminaries are coming to Studio Tenn’s weekly talk show, “Studio Tenn Talks: Theater Conversations with Patrick Cassidy,” this summer.

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Q&A with Jack Roden, our 2020 Outstanding Lead Actor

You may have noticed that the 2020 Spotlight Awards looked a little different this year. There was no big celebration in TPAC’s Jackson Hall, but instead, […]

Outstanding Lead Actress Lily Soto

Q&A with Lily Soto, our 2020 Outstanding Lead Actress

Q&A with Lily Soto who won 2020 Outstanding Lead Actress for her portrayal of Donna Sheridan in “Mamma Mia!”

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Nashville Rep awarded “Partner of the Year” by Mental Health America of the MidSouth

Mental Health America of the MidSouth named Nashville Rep their “Collaborative Nonprofit Partner of the Year” at MHA’s annual meeting and awards ceremony! The ceremony took […]

2020 Spotlight Awards announces honorees

Lily Soto, Jack Roden named Outstanding Leads in 2020 Spotlight Awards virtual ceremony

Lily Soto of Hume-Fogg Academic High School and Jack Roden of Chattanooga Christian Academy received Outstanding Lead Actress and Outstanding Lead Actor honors while Hillsboro High School won for Outstanding Musical,

Quaranteened: A Virtual Musical to premiere June 12 at 7 p.m.

The Theater Bug’s ‘Quaranteened: A Virtual Musical!’ to premiere June 12 at 7 p.m.

A new musical written and produced by teenagers during Nashville’s safer-at-home order, will stream on The Theater Bug website on June 12 at 7 p.m.

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Nashville chooses winning student sticker celebrating 100 years of Women’s Suffrage

After two weeks of online voting and more than 2,300 votes cast, Nashville has chosen a design by Milka Negasi, a rising senior at Hume-Fogg Academic […]

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OZ Arts to present Jana Harper’s timely ‘This Holding: Traces of Contact,’ May 29

Jana Harper’s timely and unique “This Holding: Traces of Contact,” premieres May 29 at 8 p.m. across OZ Arts’ website and social platforms.

Nashville Shakes presents 'Jesters Dead'

Nashville Shakes to premiere ‘Top Gun’, Shakespeare mash-up May 28

Leave it to Nashville Shakespeare Festival to turn a cheesy Tom Cruise film into an Elizabethan comedy to perform virtually during a global pandemic.

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Frist Art Museum presents first online art exhibition ‘We Count: First-Time Voters’

“We Count: First-Time Voters” is an online exhibition of five local artists now live at FristArtMuseum.org/WeCount.

A Taste of Music City Recipe Notes

Digital cookbook brings Nashville’s most popular recipes to your home

A free, downloadable collection of recipes from local restaurants and chefs is proving Nashville’s culinary scene is more than hot chicken and biscuits.

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And the nominees for the 2020 Spotlight Awards are…

On Tuesday, May 12, TPAC announced the nominees for the 2019-2020 Spotlight Awards. Awardees will be announced June 13.

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Nashville Ballet’s ‘Emergence’ available for free on YouTube May 15-17

Nashville Ballet will present a free version of “Emergence” May 15–17 on its YouTube channel.

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Nashville Symphony goes virtual with online entertainment and education resources

Orchestra musician performances, conductor lectures, demonstrations, teaching tools, at-home activities and more.

TPAC Education’s 2020 Teacher of the Year, Joy Patton

Getting to know TPAC’s 2020 Teacher of the Year, Joy Patton

Teaching the arts to non-traditional students in non-traditional ways.