Fine Arts Events


 Fall 2017 Events


September 

AC Faculty Art Exhibition
September 5 – 26, 2017
Reception Tuesday, September 5, 6 – 7:30 p.m.
ACA Art Gallery
Admission is free.

October

“Pulling Threads” featuring works by Denise Stringer Davis
October 3 – October 30, 2017
Reception Tuesday, October 3, 6 – 7:30 p.m.

ACA Art Gallery
Admission is free.

AC Chamber Winds/AC Swingin’ Roadrunner Jazz Combo 
Tuesday, October 3, 2017
Hudgins Hall Auditorium, 7:30 p.m.
Tickets: $5 Adults/$4 Seniors, Students, and Children.

“A Year With Frog and Toad”
Thursday, Friday, Saturday
October 12, 13, 14, 2017
Music By Robert Reale. Book and Lyrics by Willie Reale. Based on the books by Arnold Lobel Originally presented on Broadway by Bob Boyett, Adrianne Lobel, Michael Gardner, Lawrence Horowitz and Roy Furman. World Premier at The Children’s Theatre Company Minneapolis, Minnesota. Arnold Lobel’s treasured characters hop from page to stage in a story of friendship and adventure. A hit on Broadway, “A Year with Frog and Toad” was nominated for three Tony Awards – including Best Musical. This whimsical show follows two great friends – the cheerful, popular Frog and the rather grumpy Toad – through four fun–filled seasons. The jazzy, upbeat score bubbles with melody and wit, making it an inventive, exuberant and enchanting musical for the whole family.
Temple Theater, 6:30 p.m.
Reserved Seating Only
Tickets: $6 Adults/$5 Seniors, Students, and Children

November

AC Faculty Recital featuring Larry Greer, guitar and Karen McBee, piano, Jennifer Iles, clarinet 
Sunday, November 5, 2017
ACA Art Gallery, 2:30 p.m.
Admission is Free

Graphic Arts Student Exhibition
November 7 – 20, 2017
Reception Tuesday, November 7, 6 – 7:30 p.m.
ACA Gallery
Admission is free.

AC Swingin’ Roadrunner Jazz Combo & AC Community Big Band Fall Concert
Tuesday, November 14, 2017
Enjoy big band oldies and contemporary jazz standards!
Hudgins Hall Auditorium, 7:30 p.m.
Tickets: $5 Adults/$4 Seniors, Students, and Children.

“You Know I Can’t Hear You When the Water’s Running” by Robert Anderson  
Thursday, Friday, Saturday
November 16, 17, 18, 2017
Join us for one of the most successful comedies in Broadway history. The topic of intimacy is skillfully and tastefully explored in this collection of rollicking one-acts. It is a delightful evening of entertainment from one of theatre’s most versatile American playwrights.
Temple Theater 7:30 p.m.
Tickets: $6 Adults/$5 Seniors, Students, and Children

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

4th Annual “Holiday, Hope & Honor” featuring the AC Chorale
Thursday, November 30, 2017
Guests include: AC Chorale Alumni, AC Faculty, and the East Texas Praise Symphony.
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: $5 Adults/$4 Seniors, Students, and Children

December

“A Winter/Christmas Concert” featuring the Lufkin Community Band and Angelina College Chamber Winds
Sunday, December 3, 2017
Temple Theater, 2:30 p.m.
Tickets: $5 Adults/$4 Seniors, Students, and Children.

 

Spring 2018 Events

February

Black History Month Exhibition and Poetry Recital, Artists Reception & Poetry Reading
February 13 – 28, 2018
Reception Tuesday, February 13, 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.

“Bob: A Life In Five Acts” by Peter Sinn Nachtrieb
Thursday, Friday, Saturday
March 1, 2, 3, 2018
“Bob: A Life In Five Acts” by Peter Sinn Nachtrieb “Bob” chronicles the highly unusual life of Bob and his lifelong quest to become a “Great Man.” Born and abandoned in the bathroom of a fast food restaurant, Bob energetically embarks on an epic journey across America.
Temple Theater, 7:30 p.m.
Tickets: $6 Adults/$5 Seniors, Students, and Children

March

“Fantasma Florecec La Massacre” Sculpture by Wally Knight 
March 6 – March 28, 2018
Reception Tuesday, March 6, 6 – 7:30 p.m.
ACA Gallery
Admission is free.

Angelina College Jazz Festival with Guest Clinician
AC Swingin’ Roadrunner Jazz Combo & AC Community Big Band in Concert
Thursday, March 8, 2018
Hudgins Hall Auditorium, 7:30 p.m.
Tickets: $5 Adults/$4 Seniors, Students, and Children

April

Visual Arts Student Exhibition
April 3 – April 18, 2018
Reception Tuesday, April 3, 6 – 7:30 p.m.
ACA Gallery
Admission is free.

Showtime FINALE!
Saturday, April 7, 2018
Take a trip through time with the AC Singers as they bring down the house with songs and dances from the twenties through today! It’s a new season for the AC singers and we will showcase current members and alumni. This event is suitable for the whole family.
Temple Theater, 7:30 p.m.
Tickets: $6 Adults/$5 Seniors, Students, and Children

Outrageous Theater!
Thursday, Friday, Saturday
April 19, 20, 21, 2018
Where you never know what hilarity or madness will ensue. Please come and support us in our final theatrical offering of the season.
Theatre Black Box (ACA110), 7:30 p.m.
Tickets: $6 Adults/$5 Seniors, Students, and Children

AC Swingin’ Roadrunner Jazz Combo & AC Community Big Band in Concert
Tuesday, April 19, 2018
Hudgins Hall Auditorium, 7:30 p.m.
Tickets: $5 Adults/$4 Seniors, Students, and Children

Graphic Arts Student Exhibition
April 24 – May 2, 2018
Reception Tuesday, April 24, 6 – 7:30 p.m.
ACA Gallery
Admission is free.

“Night at the Movies!” featuring AC Chorale and AC Wind Ensemble
Thursday, April 26, 2018
Special guests: The East Texas Praise Symphony, AC Alumni and faculty
Come hear some of your favorite music from popular movies! Appropriate for all ages!
Temple Theater, 7:30 p.m.
Tickets: $5 Adults/$4 Seniors, Students, and Children

“A Music Tour” featuring the Lufkin Community Band
Sunday, April 29, 2018
Temple Theater, 2:30 p.m.
Tickets: $5 Adults/$4 Seniors, Students, and Children

A 25 cent processing fee to Choice Ticketing Systems is included in ticket prices.

COMING SUMMER 2018

(Details available in Spring 2018)

AC Theater Camp