Fine Arts Events


Spring 2017 Events

February

Black History Month Exhibition and Live Poets Society Poetry Recital
January 31 – 23, 2017
Reception Tuesday, February 7, 5:30 – 7 p.m.
As part of AC’s month long celebration, local artists will present original works that reflect the vibrancy of Black culture and history in America, and poets of all ages will recite their works.
ACA Gallery
Admission is free.

“Brecht on Brecht” By George Tabori
Thursday, Friday, Saturday
February 23, 24, 25, 2017
The evening will consist of collected theatrical pieces originating from the mind of the famed German playwright Bertolt Brecht. This collection showcases Brecht’s youthful philosophical musings on such matters as book burning, ideology, advice to actors, critics, and more.
Temple Theater, 7:30 P.M.
Tickets: $5 Adults/$4 Seniors, Students, and Children.

DUO EXHIBITION: Michael Dane Morris, Explorer and Photographer “OUT OF CONTEXT”, Beverly Morris, Explorer and Documentary Filmmaker “CHASING MY DNA”
February 28 – March 22, 2017
Reception Tuesday, February 28, 6 – 7:30 p.m.
ACA Gallery
Admission is free.

March

AC Swingin’ Roadrunner Jazz Combo & AC Community Big Band in Concert
Thursday, March 2, 2017
Hudgins Hall Auditorium, 7:30 p.m.
Tickets: $4 Adults/$3 Seniors, Students, and Children

Visual Arts Student Exhibition
March 28 – April 11, 2017
Reception Tuesday, March 28, 6 – 7:30 p.m.
ACA Gallery
Admission is free.

April

Showtime! 2017
Saturday, April 1, 2017, 7:30 p.m.
Sunday, April 2, 2017, 2:30 p.m.
Take a trip through time with the AC Singers as they bring down the house with songs and dances from the twenties through today! This event is suitable for the whole family.
Temple Theater
Tickets: $5 Adults/$4 Seniors, Students, and Children

Graphic Arts Student Exhibition
April 18 – May 3, 2017
Reception Tuesday, April 18, from 6 – 7:30 p.m.
ACA Gallery
Admission is free.

Outrageous Theater!
Thursday, Friday, Saturday
April 20, 21, 22, 2017
Where you never know what hilarity or madness will ensure. Please come and support us in our final theatrical offering of the season.
Theatre Black Box (ACA110), 7:30 p.m.
Tickets: $5 Adults/$4 Seniors, Students, and Children

AC Swingin’ Roadrunner Jazz Combo & AC Community Big Band in Concert
Tuesday, April 25, 2017
Hudgins Hall Auditorium, 7:30 p.m.
Tickets: $4 Adults/$3 Seniors, Students, and Children

“It’s a GRAND Night!” AC Chorale
Thursday, April 27, 2017
Join the AC Chorale and friends as they celebrate life in many different ways (All GRAND, of course)!
Temple Theater, 7:30 p.m.
Tickets: $4 Adults/$3 Seniors, Students, and Children

“A Sonic Spectacular of Outstanding Soloists” Lufkin Community Band
Sunday, April 30, 2017
Temple Theater, 2:30 p.m.
Tickets: $4 Adults/$3 Seniors, Students, and Children

May

Richard Orton, Documentary Photographer “The Upshaws of County Line”
May 9 – June 30, 2017
Reception Tuesday, May 9, 6 – 7:30 p.m.
ACA Gallery
Admission is free.

COMING SUMMER 2017

(Details available in Spring 2017)

AC Theater Camp

AC Jazz Band Camp

Fall 2016 Events


September 

AC Faculty Art Exhibition
September 6 – 28, 2016
Reception Tuesday, September 6, 6 – 7:30p.m.
ACA Art Gallery
Admission is free.

October

“Paesaggi” (Landscapes) By Le’Anne Alexander
October 3 – October 24, 2016
Reception Tuesday, October 4, 6 – 7:30 p.m.

ACA Art Gallery
Admission is free.

AC Chamber Winds/AC Swingin’ Roadrunner Jazz Combo 
Tuesday, October 4, 2016
Hudgins Hall Auditorium, 7:30 p.m.
Tickets: $4 Adults/$3 Seniors, Students, and Children.

The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee By Rachel Sheinkin
Thursday, Friday, Saturday
October 13, 14, 15, 2016.

Winner of the Tony and the Drama Desk Awards for Best Book, The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee has charmed audiences across the country with its effortless wit and humor.  An eclectic group of six mid-pubescents vie for the spelling championship of a lifetime while candidly disclosing hilarious and touching stories from their home life.  The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee is a fast-paced crowd pleaser and an instant theatre patron favorite.
Temple Theater, 7:30 p.m.
Reserved Seating Only
Tickets: $5 Adults/$4 Seniors, Students, and Children.

AC Alumni Recital
Sunday, October 23, 2016
AC music alumni perform in recital. Donations accepted at the door for endowed music scholarships.
Temple Theater, 2:30 p.m.
Admission is free.

November

Graphic Arts Student Exhibition
November 1 – 15, 2016
Reception Tuesday, November 1, 6 – 7:30 p.m.
ACA Gallery
Admission is free.

AC Swingin’ Roadrunner Jazz Combo & AC Community Big Band Fall Concert
Tuesday, November 15, 2016
Performing big band oldies and contemporary jazz standards.
Hudgins Hall Auditorium, 7:30 p.m.
Tickets: $4 Adults/$3 Seniors, Students, and Children.

“Sealed for Freshness” By Doug Stone  
Thursday, Friday, Saturday
November 17, 18, 19, 2016

Join us at our Tupperware party gone awry.  We’ve burped out the air to seal in the freshness for this hilarious comedy!
Temple Theater, 7:30 p.m.
Tickets: $5 Adults/$4 Seniors, Students, and Children

Visual Arts Student Exhibition  
November 22 – December 6, 2016
Reception Tuesday, November 29, 6 – 7:30 p.m.
ACA Gallery
Admission is free.

December

3rd Annual “Holiday, Hope & Honor” AC Chorale and Friends
Thursday, December 1, 2016
Join us as we salute our troops and honor our veterans USO – style!  Come enjoy an evening of holiday joy featuring the A.C. Chorale and community talent.  A donation box for the VA Clinic Sock Closet will be available.
Temple Theater, 7:30 p.m.
Tickets: $4 Adults/$3 Seniors, Students, and Children.

“Christmas and Hanukkah Celebration” Lufkin Community Band and Angelina College Chamber Winds
Sunday, December 4, 2016
Temple Theater, 2:30 p.m.
Tickets: $4 Adults/$3 Seniors, Students, and Children.