Except where noted, all events take place on the Centenary College campus, 2911 Centenary Boulevard, Shreveport, LA and are free and open to the public. Some events are generously underwritten by the Attaway Professorships in Civic Culture Program.

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Visual and Performing Arts

"The Altruists"
February 2-5, 2017
Marjorie Lyons Playhouse
 

Lee Baxter Davis: “A Pilgrim’s Sketchbook”
February 11 - April 29
Opening Reception 
February 11  •  5:00 p.m.
Meadows Museum of Art 
 

High School Choral Festival
February 17-18
Anderson Auditorium

 

Roomful of Teeth (vocal ensemble)
March 18 • 7:30 p.m.
Anderson Auditorium

Centenary College presents a concert by one of the most exciting and progressive vocal groups in the United States today.  Calling themselves a “vocal project,” Roomful of Teeth is an eight-voice a cappella ensemble that explores new vocabularies in vocal singing through study with masters from vocal traditions the world over. 
 

Centenary College Choir Masterworks Concert
featuring Maurice Duruflé’s Requiem
March 19 • 3:00 p.m. 
First United Methodist Church, Shreveport

 

Centenary Youth Orchestra 
March 26 • 3:00 p.m. 
Anderson Auditorium

 

"The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee"
March 29-April 1
presented by the Marjorie Lyons Playhouse and the Hurley School of Music
 

Christopher Hutton
Cello recital
April 3 • 7:30 p.m.
Anderson Auditorium

  

Centenary Camerata (choral concert)
April 8 • 7:30 p.m.
Brown Chapel

 

Easter Sunrise Service
April 16 • 6:00 a.m.
Hargrove Ampitheater

 

"Constellations"
April 21-23
presented by the Marjorie Lyons Playhouse with performances at Central Art Station

 

Lectures

"How and How Not To Rescue Birds"
Nodie Williams, Wildlife Education and Rehabilitation Louisiana
January 10 • 6:30 p.m.
Meadows Museum of Art
 

“Colorful Words: How Language Can Shape Perception” and 
"The Art of Seeing: On Josef Albers and Contextual Color"
Dr. Jessica Alexander and Dr. Jessica Hawkins

February 2 • 6:00 p.m.
Meadows Museum of Art 

Centenary Forum: “Who's in Your Refrigerator?: Local Foods and Global Justice”
Dr. Lisa Heldke (Gustavus Adolphus College)
February 13 • 7:00 p.m.
Whited Room

 

Spring Open House
February 18
 

Inauguration of Dr. Christopher C. Holoman as 31st President of Centenary College
March 17
Worship Service • 11:00 a.m. • Brown Chapel
Ceremony • 2:00 p.m. • Gold Dome

 

Student Research Forum 
Poster Session • March 31
Oral Presentations  •  April 7 
Mickle Hall