Joining President LaForge is Laura Howell, executive director of the Bologna Performing Arts Center at Delta State.
Delta State University is proud of the stellar entertainment and cultural options brought to the community by the Bologna Performing Arts Center, a 1,200-seat state-of-the-art theater that features everything from Broadway musicals to GRAMMY-winning musicians. The BPAC recently announced its 2017-2018 Season, which will include concerts, Broadway tours, family programming, and school-time matinees.
The schedule will feature four different series: The Main Stage, consisting of evening public performances; the School-Time Matinee Series, which provides educational programs for school groups; the Recital Hall Series; and, the Family Series.
In other news on campus, to celebrate Mississippi’s bicentennial, the Mississippi Museum of Art has partnered with communities across the state to showcase Mississippi artists. Art Across Mississippi: Twelve Exhibitions – Twelve Communities includes an exhibition here at Delta State. The exhibit of work from artist Marie Hull opened on June 8 in the Fielding Wright Center Art Gallery and will remain open through July 27. Gallery hours are Monday through Thursday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.