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Poetry

Open Mic Poetry Reading
Friday, April 9 • 12 - 12:50pm
Tent in front of the Sam Peters Admissions Building

  • Students will compete for a $100 gift certificate to Abby Singer’s Bistro in downtown Shreveport
  • There will also be a $50 gift certificate to Abby Singer’s Bistro in downtown Shreveport as a door prize to a lucky attendee!
  • Pizza and soft drinks will be served.
  • Sponsored by Kappa Epsilon Chapter of Sigma Tau Delta, International English Honor Society


Open Mic Flash Fiction Reading
Noon-12:50pm •  Friday, April 16
Tent in front of the Peters Admissions Building

  • Students will compete for a $100 gift certificate to Abby Singer’s Bistro in downtown Shreveport
  • There will also be a $50 gift certificate to Abby Singer’s Bistro in downtown Shreveport as a door prize to a lucky attendee!
  • Pizza and soft drinks will be served

Note: For information on the rules and to reserve a place in the competition, please contact Callie Fedd – cfedd@my.centenary.edu – President of Kappa Epsilon. Sponsored by Kappa Epsilon Chapter of Sigma Tau Delta, International English Honor Society

 

Film

D.I.Y. (Do-It-Yourself) Filmmaking Seminars with Alexander Jeffrey and Paul Petersen of Bespokeworks, LLC

  • 6:30-7:30 pm, Wednesday, April 7: “Scriptwriting: From Story to Screen”
  • 6:30-7:30 pm, Wednesday, April 14: “Directing and Cinematography for the Screen”
  • 6:30-7:30 pm, Wednesday, April 21: “Directing and Acting for the Screen”
  • 6:30-7:30 pm, Wednesday, April 28: “Producing a Film: Behind the Scenes From Story to Screen”

Using examples from a range of short films that they’ve made over the past few years (plus their recent award-winning feature film Molto Bella), independent filmmakers Alexander Jeffrey and Paul Petersen will be talking (on Zoom) about their experiences “making it” as young filmmakers in an industry evolving rapidly through technological and cultural changes. Winners of the Louisiana Film Prize in 2015, as well as awards from the Cleveland and Omaha International Film Festivals, they will also be meeting one-on-one (on Zoom) with Centenary students who would like to talk about their own special interests in various aspects of film work. Sponsored by The Centenary Film Society.

 

The Graduate Screening @ The Robinson Film Center
Tuesday, April 13 • 6:00 pm
The Robinson Film Center

  • Free admission and free popcorn and soft drinks for Centenary students with their IDS! Sponsored by The Centenary Film Society.

 

Molto Bella Screening @ The Robinson Film Center
followed by a panel discussion including Alex Jeffrey, Writer/Director, Paul Petersen, Writer/Actor, and Richard Wharton, Producer/Art Director
Thursday, April 22 • 6:00 pm
The Robinson Film in downtown Shreveport

  • Free admission and free popcorn and soft drinks for Centenary students with their IDS!


Note: For further information on the filmmaking seminar and to reserve a one-on-one conversation with Alexander Jeffrey and Paul Petersen – or for information on either film screening at the RFC, please contact Alyssa Fyfe, Centenary Film Society President, at afyfe@my.centenary.edu or Professor Jefferson Hendricks, Centenary Film Society Advisor, at jhendric@centenary.edu. Sponsored by The Centenary Film Society.

 

Concert in the Shell with Andrea Von Kampen, from Molto Bella
April 23 • 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Shell

 

Music

Singer's workshop: Colors of Love
April 9 • 7:30 pm
Anderson Auditorium
Live stream at Centenary.edu/colors

Centenary Youth Orchestra Spring Concert
April 11 • 6:00 pm
Shell
Open to public, limited seating, COVID-19 protocols in place
Live stream at Centenary.edu/CYO

Centenary Wind Ensemble: Concert
April 13 • 7:30 pm
Shell
Open to public, limited seating, COVID-19 protocols in place
Live stream at Centenary.edu/windensemble

Centenary College Choir: Rhapsody in View
April 16 • 7:00 pm
First Baptist Shreveport


Andrea Von Kampen Concert
April 23rd • 5-6 PM
Hargrove Amphitheater.

 

Studio Art/Meadows Museum

Table Readings with the Television Analysis & Scriptwriting class
April 14 • 2:30pm - 3:45pm 
April 26 • 2:30pm - 3:45pm 
April 28 • 2:30pm - 3:45pm 
Come participate as readers or just listen in!
In the Shell

Bookbinding Workshop
April 17 • 10 am - 12 pm
Limited to 16 participants
Tent M

Leandra Urrutia Virtual Artist Talk
April 17, 2021 • 3:00 pm

Click here to register in advance via Zoom.

Eli Eide activity
April 22 • 11 am - 1 pm • outside the cafeteria
April 29 • 11 am - 1 pm • in the grass by the Shell

Walking tour of Senior Art Thesis Installation 
April 22 • 5:30 pm
Presented by Lila Beavers
Meets at TAC

Hand paper-making with ART342
April 23 • 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
outside TAC Annex

Pottery Workshop: Slab Mugs, Coil, & Pinch Pots
taught by Lila Beavers
April 24 • 10:00am - 12:00pm (PT.1 Building)
May 1 • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm (PT. 2, Glazing)
TAC Annex
Limited to five participants, pick up fired work outside TAC Annex the week of May 3-7

For more information about the Pottery Workshop or Bookbinding workshop, or to reserve a spot, please contact Heather F. Wetzel, at hwetzel@centenary.edu

 

Theater

Sam Shepard’s True West
directed by “PJ” Souther 
April 22 • 7:30 pm • live at Marjorie Lyons Playhouse
April 23 • 7:30 pm • live at Marjorie Lyons Playhouse
April 24 • 7:30 pm • live at Marjorie Lyons Playhouse
April 25 • 7:30 pm • live at Marjorie Lyons Playhouse
April 29 • 7:30 pm • Livestream on Marjorie Lyons Playhouse Facebook page
May 1 • 7:30 pm • Livestream on Marjorie Lyons Playhouse Facebook page

 

Passport point eligible for film series, performances, readings

 

 

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