Performing Arts Season
2013-2014

Concerts

 

Theatre 

* Tickets required

Recitals (free admission) - All held in Rudd Auditorium unless noted otherwise

  • Nov 7 (Fri): Senior Recital featuring Bethany Sheats, vocalist; 7:30 pm
  • Dec 9 & 11 (Tues & Thur): BCCMS Student Recital; 6:30 and 7:45 pm.
  • Feb 25 (Wed): Senior Recital featuring Melissa Smith and Stacie Steel, pianists; 4 pm
  • Mar 27 (Fri): Senior Recital featuring Kristin Jager, violinist; 7:30pm
  • Apr 1 (Wed): Senior Recital featuring Josiah Blakney and Katie Yance, vocalists; 4 pm
  • Apr 8 (Wed): Senior Recital featuring Naomi Martin, pianist, assisted by Jay Carpenter, vocalist; 4 pm
  • Apr 24 (Fri): Senior Recital featuring Jonathan Creasy, trumpeter; 7:30 pm
  • May 5 & 7 (Tues & Thur):  BCCMS  Student Recital; 6:30 and 7:45 pm.
 



Download a performance schedule!


Performance Details

 

Quentin McCuiston presents a one-man show: Fully Committed

Friday - Sunday, August 29-31 , 7:30 pm -- doors open at 7 pm
Brock Hall
Tickets sales start August 27 »
General Admission: $2 at the door

Quentin (writer and actor) and wife Jess (dancer and choreographer) live in Manhattan where they have been working in the entertainment industry for several years. Both are graduates of the Musical Theatre program at Bryan College (2003). This is the first of 3 concerts this semester that feature Bryan College Music and Theatre department graduates.
 
 

David Benedict and Friends in Concert

Friday, September 26 , 7:30 pm
Rudd Auditorium
Ticket sales start September 15 »
General Admission: $5 at the door

David is a 2013 graduate of Bryan College with a music degree in Mandolin Performance. He is joined by Jazz/Classical pianist David Walters; bass, David Schwab; guitar, Michael Moore; and fiddle, Kristen Underwood. David’s first Nashville album, Into the True Country , was released in the spring of 2014. This is the second of 3 concerts this semester that feature Bryan College Music and Theatre department graduates.
 
 

I Got Rhythmn , Jason DuRoy, Piano Recital

Friday, October 3 , 7:30 pm
Rudd Auditorium
Free Admission

Jason is a 1998 graduate of Bryan College with a degree in Piano Performance. He has also completed masters degrees in both piano and organ performance. He performs and teaches widely and is Organist/Music Administrator at Signal Mountain Presbyterian Church. This is the third of 3 concerts this semester that feature Bryan College Music and Theatre department graduates.
 
 

Fall Play - TBA

Ticket sales start October 15 »
 
 

Fall Musical Showcase

Friday, October 31 , 7:30 pm
Rudd Auditorium
Ticket sales start October 22 »
BC Community: $5. Non-BC Student: $7. Adults: $10.

Featuring new professor of Piano and Theory, Olivia Ellis, performing first movement of Schumann piano concerto, and Dr. David Luther in his final semester as full-time Professor of Music.
 
 

CCC: Classic Concerto Concert

Friday, November 21 , 7:30 pm
Rudd Auditorium
Free Admission

Senior music majors Jonathan Creasy, Kristin Jager, and Melissa Smith perform concerti by Arutunian (trumpet), Mendelssohn (violin) and Grieg (piano).
 
 

Christmas Concert

Friday & Saturday, December 5-6 , 7:30 pm
Rudd Auditorium
Ticket sales start November 24 »
BC Community: $5. Non-BC Student: $7. Adults: $10.

The annual Christmas showcase featuring student soloists and ensembles, plus guest ensemble Metropolitan Bells.
 
 

Mozart's Marriage of Figaro

Friday & Saturday, February 6-7 , 7:30 pm
Rudd Auditorium
Ticket sales start January 26 »
BC Community: $5. Non-BC Student: $7. Adults: $10.

Bryan’s Opera Theatre program presents Mozart’s hilarious comedy, fully staged with orchestra.
 
 

Shakespeare's The Tempest -  Dessert Theatre

Tuesday - Saturday, February 17-21 , 7 pm
Brock Hall
Ticket sales start February 9 »
Pricing TBA.

Featuring Bryan Theatre Department (Hilltop Players) seniors.
 
 

Voices Uplifted

Friday, March 21,   7:30 pm
Rudd Auditorium
Free admission

Featuring the  Bryan College ChoraleChamber Singers , and  Women's Chorus .
 
 

Rodgers and Hammerstein's The Sound of Music

Thursday - Saturday, April 16-18 , 7:30 pm
Rudd Auditorium
Ticket sales start April 6 »
Pricing TBA.

Presented by Hilltop Players and Music Department, fully staged with orchestra.
 
 

Spring Musical Showcase

Friday, May 1,  7:30 pm
Rudd Auditorium
Free admission

Featuring Bryan College's music students and ensembles.
 

Tickets

Tickets go on sale 10 days prior to the opening performance.

For Hilltop Players productions:
  • For cash and check sales, visit the Box Office (Rudd 114) from 11 am-4:30 pm, Monday-Friday. No phone orders.
  • For credit card sales, call or visit Lion's Pride campus store at 423.775.7271, 9 am-4:30 pm, Monday-Friday.
For Music Department performances:
  • For cash and check sales, visit the Music Office (Rudd 303, balcony) from 9 am-4:30 pm, Monday-Friday. No phone orders. Tickets may also be available at the door on the night of the performance, starting at 6:30 pm.
  • For  credit card  sales, call or visit Lion's Pride campus store at 423.775.7271, 9 am-4:30 pm, Monday-Friday.
  • Select performances offer online purchasing until noon on the Friday of the performance.
For more information, please call 423.775.7498.

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