March Arts at CSM

Calendar Listings

Charles County

 

CSM Tony Hungerford Memorial Art Gallery: Dystopias (Curated by Yikui Gu). Jan. 17- March 14, College of Southern Maryland, Fine Arts Center, Tony Hungerford Memorial Art Gallery, 8730 Mitchell Road, La Plata. Featuring the artwork of Yikui Gu (painter), Colleen Rudolf (sculptor and installation artist) and Pete Zebley (mixed-media). Gallery talk with Colleen Rudolph to take place at noon, Feb. 4. The gallery is open 9 a.m. to 9 p.m., Monday through Friday, and 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., Saturday. www.csmd.edu/Arts.

 

CSM’s Connections Literary Series: Novelist Wayne Karlin. 7:30 p.m., March 7, College of Southern Maryland, Building A, Auditorium, 22950 Hollywood Road, Leonardtown. Wayne Karlin presents his book “Wandering Souls: Journeys with the Living and the Dead in Viet Nam.” The Connections Series features award-winning contemporary writers, poets and artists who share their work with Southern Maryland residents. Tickets are $3 through advance sale at the CSM box office and $3 at the door with a student ID. General admission at the door is $5. For tickets, contact the box office at bxoffc@csmd.edu or call 301-934-7828.

 

CSM Children’s Theatre: Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day. 7 p.m., March 7; 2 and 7 p.m., March 8, College of Southern Maryland, Fine Arts Center, 8730 Mitchell Road, La Plata. Alexander is having a bad day. A horrible day. To be quite honest, it's a terrible, horrible, no good, very bad day. But then, everybody has bad days sometimes. In this delightful adaptation of her popular book, Judith Viorst sets Alexander's rather trying life to music and brings to the stage one of America's feistiest characters. $7 adults/seniors, $5 youth (high school and below). For tickets, contact the box office at bxoffc@csmd.edu or call 301-934-7828.

 

CSM’s Chorale: Barbershop Spring Extravaganza 4 p.m., March 15, College of Southern Maryland, Fine Arts Center, 8730 Mitchell Road, La Plata. Southern Mix, directed by Paul Douglass, is a men’s barbershop chorus which rehearses and performs on CSM’s La Plata Campus. The group will venture into the world of the 1950s and 1960s doo-wop sound. Along with guest quartets from around the region, Southern Mix will help you relive the musical memories of The Coasters, The Searchers, Elvis Presley, The Platters and more. $5 in advance, $7 day of concert. For more details, contact the box office at bxoffc@csmd.edu or call 301-934-7828.

 

CSM’s Faculty Music Showcase. 7:30 p.m., March 25. College of Southern Maryland, Fine Arts Center, 8730 Mitchell Road, La Plata. Members of CSM's music faculty plus CSM colleagues and community friends will perform an evening of music. The showcase will spotlight David Constantine, of “The President’s Own” U.S. Marine Band, who is CSM’s new percussion instructor. $5 in advance, $7 day of concert. For tickets, contact the box office at bxoffc@csmd.edu or call 301-934-7828.

 

CSM Cause Theatre: “But I Said No.” 7:30 p.m., March 27; 8 p.m., March 28, 29, College of Southern Maryland, Fine Arts Center, 8730 Mitchell Road, La Plata. CSM Cause Theatre investigates the social issue: Acquaintance Rape. This educational theatre piece on acquaintance rape has received national acclaim and has toured extensively on college campuses around the country. This performance may not be suitable for younger audiences. Adult content. $5 all ages. For tickets, contact the box office at bxoffc@csmd.edu or call 301-934-7828.

 

CSM Tony Hungerford Memorial Art Gallery: Annual Juried Student Show. March 28 – May 2, College of Southern Maryland, Fine Arts Center, Tony Hungerford Memorial Gallery, 8730 Mitchell Road, La Plata. Paintings in broad brush strokes, photos in captivating focus and sculptures molded with playfulness are among the types of artwork showcased each spring as part of the College of Southern Maryland’s Annual Juried Student Art Show. A Gallery Talk, awards presentation and reception will take place April 15 at noon. The gallery is open 9 a.m. to 9 p.m., Monday through Friday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., Saturday. For information visit www.csmd.edu/Arts.

 

Calvert County

 

CSM Ward Virts Concert Series: Laura Armstrong, Clarinet. 3 p.m., March 9, College of Southern Maryland, Building B, Multipurpose Room, 115 J.W. Williams Road, Prince Frederick. Ms. Armstrong is an active recitalist, a founding member of the Fortunata Trio, and has been a frequent collaborator with the TEMPO Contemporary Ensemble. She has performed with a variety of orchestras and ensembles including the Honolulu Symphony, Ash Lawn Opera Festival, Capital City Symphony and Library of Congress Chorale Orchestra. The Ward Virts Concert Series is presented by Dr. and Mrs. Henry Virts and Edward and Patricia Mehosky. Doors open at 2:30 p.m. Limited seating. Free. 443-550-6011, rfleming@csmd.edu, or www.csmd.edu/Arts.`

 

CSM Cause Theatre: “But I Said No.” 7:30 p.m., March. 13, College of Southern Maryland, Building B, Multipurpose Room, 115 J.W. Williams Road, Prince Frederick. CSM Cause Theatre investigates the social issue: Acquaintance Rape. This educational theatre piece on acquaintance rape has received national acclaim and has toured extensively on college campuses around the country. This performance may not be suitable for younger audiences. Adult content. $5 all ages. For tickets, contact the box office at bxoffc@csmd.edu or call 301-934-7828.

 

St. Mary’s County

 

CSM Cause Theatre: “But I Said No.” 8 p.m., March 14, College of Southern Maryland, Building A, Auditorium, 22950 Hollywood Road, Leonardtown. This educational theatre piece on acquaintance rape has received national acclaim and has toured extensively on college campuses around the country. This performance may not be suitable for younger audiences. Adult content. $5 all ages. For tickets, contact the box office at bxoffc@csmd.edu or call 301-934-7828.

 

CSM’s Connections Literary Series: Authors Robert and Patience Mason. 7:30 p.m., March 28, College of Southern Maryland, Building A, Auditorium, 22950 Hollywood Road, Leonardtown. Robert and Patience Mason discuss their books, “Chickenhawk” and “Recovering from the War,” which deal with Robert's experiences in the war, and the struggle to combat Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). The Connections Series features award-winning contemporary writers, poets and artists who share their work with Southern Maryland residents. Tickets are $3 through advance sale at the CSM box office and $3 at the door with a student ID. General admission at the door is $5. For tickets, contact the box office at bxoffc@csmd.edu or call 301-934-7828.

 

 

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