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March Held To Oppose Hate – Brevard NC

More than 200 community members and Brevard College students Monday, Presidents' Day, took part in a "anti-hate" march on the campus. Participants marched from the Bell Tower on the campus to the...

 
 By Shannon Summitt    Arts    February 23, 2017 

Deadline To Apply For Annual Writers' Conference Is March 1 – Brevard NC

Brevard College and the Transylvania County Library Foundation will once again co-host the annual Looking Glass Rock Writers' Conference May 18-21. Workshops, discussions and readings will take place...

 

Philharmonic Adds Celebrated Conductors – Brevard NC

The first of three celebrity guest conductors will perform at the next Brevard Philharmonic concert on Sunday, Feb. 26, at 3 p.m. Joining the scintillating solo pianist, Joyce Yang, performing...

 

Brevard College To Stage 'There Is A War' – Brevard NC

Brevard College Theatre presents the United States premiere of “There Is A War” by Tom Basden. The show will run in The Porter Center for Performing Arts’ black box theatre, the Morrison Playhouse, Feb. 9 –11 at 7 p.m. and Feb. 12 at 2:30...

 
 By Karen Cole    Arts    February 6, 2017

College Receives New Podium

Stepping up to the podium took on a whole new meaning to Dr. Eric Peterson, director of Bands at Brevard College, when he accepted delivery of an upscale custom-crafted conductor’s podium designed and constructed by Bob Cole of the Brevard...

 

Brevard Philharmonic Presents Joyce Yang In Concert Feb. 26 – Brevard NC

She electrified the Brevard Music Festival audience last summer, and now is your chance to see her again. On Sunday, Feb. 26, at 3 p.m., pianist and international recording artist Joyce Yang will...

 

BMC To Present Free Concert This Monday – Brevard NC

Brevard Music Center in partnership with Brevard College is pleased to announce the February program for its “First Monday’s” series of free BMC Community Concerts in Brevard. On Monday, Feb. 6 at 12:30 p.m., celebrated tenor and BMC faculty me...

 

Gresham To Perform – Brevard NC

Soprano Kathryn Gresham and pianist Katherine Morgan Palmer will present a recital in The Porter Center for Performing Arts on Sunday afternoon, Feb. 5, at 3 p.m. The concert is free and open to the...

 

Donald Portnoy To Step Down As Brevard Philharmonic Conductor – Brevard NC

After nine years, Dr. Donald Portnoy has decided to step down as artistic director and conductor of Brevard Philharmonic. His tenure began when Dr. Emerson Head put down his baton in 2007. With...

 
 By Matt McGregor    News    January 23, 2017

Chamber Celebrates Top Businesses – Brevard NC

The Brevard/Transylvania Chamber of Commerce celebrated members, volunteers and sponsors during its 94th annual gala Saturday night at the Brevard College Porter Center. "Tonight is a night of big...

 

I Have A Dream – Brevard NC

Students from Rise & Shine took part in Monday's Martin Luther King Jr. celebration at Brevard College's Porter Center. (Times photo by Park Baker)...

 

Khayat Officially Introduced As Tornados' Head Coach

The title of the evening said it all – New Beginnings. As roughy 100 people gathered in the Porter Center last Thursday to officially welcome Bill Khayat as Brevard College's new football coach,...

 
 By Park Baker    News    January 12, 2017

Martin Luther King Jr. Events Planned For Saturday, Monday – Brevard NC

When they get together, Ed Buckley, who is white, bills himself as "Ivory" and David Carr, who is black, is "Ebony." This Monday, "Ebony and Ivory" will again host the 27th annual celebration of...

 

Dancers Mingle With Patrons – Brevard NC

Dancers from the Brevard Ballet Company mingle with audience members at the Christmas Cookie reception after last year's Brevard Philharmonic holiday pops concert. Join them this year for "Christmas...

 

Music And Christmas

One of the joys of the holiday season is Christmas music. It’s hard to imagine the holiday season without the music, which ranges from light-hearted tunes about Santa Claus to the more reflective and spiritual numbers about the birth of Jesus. In...

 

Brevard Philharmonic Presents Holiday Show – Brevard NC

Tickets are on sale now for the Brevard Philharmonic’s always anticipated holiday concert. On Thursday, Dec. 15, at 7:30 p.m. at the Porter Center at Brevard College, “Christmas Splendor” takes the stage. Joining the full Philharmonic will be...

 

Transylvania County Schools Holiday Programs Planned – Transylvania County NC

Friends, family, and the general public are welcome and encouraged to enjoy free holiday concerts and arts programs in Transylvania County Schools over the coming weeks. Students, educators, and volunteers have been busily preparing for these...

 

Parade Information – Brevard NC

•The Brevard/Transylvania County Chamber of Commerce Christmas Parade will be held at 3 p.m., Saturday, in downtown Brevard. Twilight Tour will follow at 4 p.m. Brevard College’s Lessons & Carols concert will then be held at 7:30 p.m. in the...

 

Donation Program Celebrates 1st Anniversary – Brevard NC

Just over one year ago, in November 2015, the Brevard Philharmonic's Music in the Schools Program launched the Donate Your Instrument Drive to collect used musical instruments for Transylvania County...

 

Christmas Parades Planned – Transylvania County NC

Three free family-friendly Christmas celebrations will take place this Saturday in downtown Brevard, while Rosman will host its Christmas Parade Sunday. The Brevard/Transylvania County Chamber of Commerce will host the annual Christmas parade at 3 p....

 

Brevard College Choral Groups To Perform On Saturday, Dec. 3 – Brevard NC

The Brevard College Concert Choir and Chamber Singers invite the public to the 20th annual Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols on Saturday, Dec. 3, in The Porter Center for Performing Arts at 7:30...

 

BMC To Present Free Community Concert – Brevard NC

Brevard Music Center (BMC), in partnership with Brevard College, has announced the December program for its First Mondays series of free BMC Community Concerts in Brevard. On Monday, Dec. 5, at 12:30...

 

Brevard College Senior Tori Franklin To Perform Nov. 20 At Porter Center – Brevard NC

Brevard College senior Tori Franklin, a music education major from Knoxville, Tenn., will perform her culminating recital on Sunday evening, Nov. 20, at 7:30 p.m., in The Porter Center for Performing...

 

Brevard College To Stage 'The Laramie Project'

In October 1998, a young man was kidnapped, tied to a fence and left to die on the outskirts of Laramie, Wyo. Brevard College Theatre’s 2016-2017 season continues with its upcoming production of “The Laramie Project,” the true story of a...

 

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