December Arts at CSM

Calendar Listings

Calvert County

CSM Chorale Concert. 7:30 p.m., Dec. 9. College of Southern Maryland, Prince Frederick Campus, Building B, Multipurpose Room, 115 J.W. Williams Road, Prince Frederick. CSM’s Chorale under the direction of Krystal McCoy, will perform an assortment of holiday classics. They will be joined by CSM’s Chamber Choir returning from their seven-year hiatus. $5 in advance, $7 day of concert. bxoffc@csmd.edu, 301-934-7828, www.csmd.edu/Arts.

 

Charles County

CSM Dance Performance: The Nutcracker. 7 p.m., Nov. 28-29. 3 p.m., Nov. 29-30. College of Southern Maryland, La Plata Campus, Fine Arts (FA) Building, Theater, 8730 Mitchell Road, La Plata. The story of Clara and her nutcracker doll has delighted audiences since it premiered in 1892. Accompanied by Tchaikovsky's immortal music, “The Nutcracker” has been a holiday ritual for American audiences for many years. The performance will feature dancers of all ages from the Studio Cooperative in Waldorf and the CSM Theater and Dance program, who will be joined by professional guest artists from the Buggé Ballet from New York City. $20 in advance, $25 at the door for adults; $15 in advance, $20 at the door for youth/military/seniors. bxoffc@csmd.edu, 301-934-7828, www.csmd.edu/Arts.

 

CSM Tony Hungerford Memorial Art Gallery: Kathryn Myers, Transient Epiphanies. Nov. 17 to Dec. 20. College of Southern Maryland, La Plata Campus, Fine Arts (FA) Building, Tony Hungerford Memorial Art Gallery, 8730 Mitchell Road, La Plata. Painter Kathryn Myers focuses on the art, culture and religious traditions of India in her work. She has recently integrated video in her work to explore and convey audio and visual responses to India, particularly the architecture and activities found in sacred spaces. The gallery is open 9 a.m. to 9 p.m., Monday through Friday; and 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., Saturday. Free. bxoffc@csmd.edu, 301-934-7828, http://www.csmd.edu/Arts/HungerfordGallery.html.

 

NOTE: Replaces earlier listing for Nov. 18 Gallery Talk

CSM Art Gallery Reception: Kathryn Myers, Transient Epiphanies. 5:30-7:30 p.m., Dec. 4. College of Southern Maryland, La Plata Campus, Fine Arts (FA) Building, Tony Hungerford Memorial Art Gallery, 8730 Mitchell Road, La Plata. Discussion on how the art, culture and religious traditions of India inspired Kathryn Myers’ work along with the screening of a short film by the artist on the subject themes of paintings and photographs from the exhibit. Refreshments will be served. Free. bxoffc@csmd.edu, 301-934-7828, http://www.csmd.edu/Arts/HungerfordGallery.html.

 

CSM Student Honors Recital. 2:30 p.m., Dec. 2. College of Southern Maryland, La Plata Campus, Fine Arts (FA) Building, Theater, 8730 Mitchell Road, La Plata. Music students are selected by their studio teachers to present performances featuring a variety of instruments and voice. Free. bxoffc@csmd.edu, 301-934-7828, www.csmd.edu/Arts.

 

CSM Presents Chautauqua’s Emily Dickinson. 7 p.m., Dec. 3. College of Southern Maryland, La Plata Campus, Center for Business and Industry (BI) Building, Chaney Enterprises Conference Room, Room BI-113, 8730 Mitchell Road, La Plata. A 19th-century American poet, Dickinson exchanged spirited, engaging letters with family and friends, exploring events of her day and addressing intellectual and artistic topics of the time. Although she was a prolific poet, only a dozen of her works were published during her lifetime, with nearly 1,800 published for the first time after her death. Her works are considered among the finest in the English language. This performance is presented in partnership with the Maryland Humanities Council. Free. bxoffc@csmd.edu, 301-934-7828, www.csmd.edu/Arts.

 

CSM Chorale Concert. 7:30 p.m., Dec. 4. College of Southern Maryland, La Plata Campus, Fine Arts (FA) Building, Theater, 8730 Mitchell Road, La Plata. CSM’s Chorale, under the direction of Krystal McCoy, will perform an assortment of holiday classics. Joining them will be the CSM’s Chamber Choir, returning from their seven-year hiatus. $5 in advance, $7 day of concert. bxoffc@csmd.edu, 301-934-7828, www.csmd.edu/Arts.

 

CSM Connections Magazine Publication Reading. 7:30 p.m., Dec. 5. College of Southern Maryland, Center for Business and Industry (BI) Building, Dr. John M. Sine Conference Room, BI-103, 8730 Mitchell Road, La Plata. Contributors to the Fall 2014 Connections Literary Magazine will read and discuss their published works. Free. Connections@csmd.edu, 301-934-7864, http://www.csmd.edu/connections/.

 

CSM Barbershop Concert. 8 p.m., Dec. 5. College of Southern Maryland, La Plata Campus, Fine Arts (FA) Building, Theater, 8730 Mitchell Road, La Plata. Southern Mix, directed by Paul Douglass, is a men’s barbershop chorus which rehearses on CSM’s La Plata Campus. They will perform a variety of holiday and seasonal songs. $5 in advance, $7 day of event. bxoffc@csmd.edu, 301-934-7828, www.csmd.edu/Arts.

 

CSM Jazz Ensemble Concert. 8 p.m., Dec. 6. College of Southern Maryland, La Plata Campus, Fine Arts (FA) Building, Theater, 8730 Mitchell Road, La Plata. CSM’s Jazz Ensemble Solid Brass, directed by Randy Runyon, will perform an assortment of holiday classics in the big band swing style. $5 in advance, $7 day of event. bxoffc@csmd.edu, 301-934-7828, www.csmd.edu/Arts.

 

CSM Dance Performance: Christmas Magic. 7:30 p.m., Dec. 8. College of Southern Maryland La Plata Campus, Fine Arts (FA) Building, Theater, 8730 Mitchell Road, La Plata. The CSM Theater and Dance Program will perform an assortment of dance numbers in a variety of styles, including hip-hop and classical to celebrate the holidays. $5 in advance, $7 day of event. bxoffc@csmd.edu, 301-934-7828, www.csmd.edu/Arts.

 

CSM Latin Ensemble Concert. 8 p.m., Dec. 12. College of Southern Maryland La Plata Campus, Fine Arts (FA) Building, Theater, 8730 Mitchell Road, La Plata. CSM’s Latin Ensemble Ritmo Caché, directed by Dr. Stephen Johnson, will perform a power-themed concert, entitled “Energía: An Evening of Salsa and 1970s Power Pop.” $5 in advance, $7 day of event. bxoffc@csmd.edu, 301-934-7828, www.csmd.edu/Arts.

 

St. Mary’s County

CSM Jazz Ensemble Concert. 7:30 p.m., Dec. 1. College of Southern Maryland, Leonardtown Campus, 22950 Hollywood Road, Leonardtown. CSM’s Jazz Ensemble Solid Brass, directed by Randy Runyon, will perform an assortment of holiday classics in the big band swing style. $5 in advance, $7 day of event. bxoffc@csmd.edu, 301-934-7828, www.csmd.edu/Arts.

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