Tag «cultural arts center»

MCC-Longview Presents Art Faculty Exhibition

Metropolitan Community College-Longview is pleased to announce its third annual Art Faculty Biennial Exhibition. The opening reception will be held March 21, 2013 from 4-7 p.m. in the gallery of the MCC-Longview Cultural Arts Center at 500 SW Longview Road in Lee’s Summit. The exhibition will be open through April 20. Gallery hours are Wednesday-Saturday, …

Fine Arts Challenge Features High School Art Talent

MCC-Longview’s Cultural Arts Center will be presenting its fourth annual high school fine arts competition and exhibit, “The Lee’s Summit Fine Arts Challenge,” featuring the works of fine arts students at the three Lee’s Summit high schools.  Cash prizes will be awarded to the first, second and third place winners. The opening reception will be …

Holiday Concert at MCC-Longview

The holiday harmony of MCC-Longview’s Community Choir can be heard at the Winter Celebration Concert this Friday, Dec. 7 at 7 p.m in the Cultural Arts Center on the Longview campus. Donations of non-perishable food will be gathered for Harvesters. Admission to the concert is free.  

MCC-Longview Celebrates the Silent Film Era

MCC faculty and staff from campuses are invited to share in the nostalgia as we revisit the golden age of cinema at MCC-Longview’s second annual “Silents Night,” an evening of silent film comedy shorts on Friday, Nov. 16. Doors to the Cultural Arts Center open at 6 p.m. The films will be shown at 7 …

Explore MCC-Longview Wrap-up

MCC-Longview’s admissions office is taking a well-deserved deep breath after a successful “Explore MCC-Longview” event last Thursday. Admissions representative Christine Atkinson knows it was a joint effort. “The Admissions Team would like to extend a big THANK YOU for your partnership in making our first EXPLORE MCC-Longview event a huge success,” Atkins says.  “We had …

Exhibit Opening at MCC-Longview Cultural Arts Center

MCC-Longview Cultural Arts Center invites you to the opening of a new exhibit by Los Angeles based artist Daniel Cummings on Thursday, Oct. 11 from 5-8 p.m. Cummings’ collection of colorful gesture paintings and drawings are quick and immediate while at the same time measured and pulsing. He creates his works with a great appreciation …

MCC-Longview’s Fall Play: “Almost, Maine”

MCC-Longview Theatre Department proudly presents their production of “Almost, Maine,” written by John Cariani and produced by Kittie Harden. The spectacular northern lights illuminate the mythical town of Almost, Maine, on a cold winter night. In nine loosely connected vignettes, the residents of Almost fall in and out of love – in surprising ways with …

Discover the World – Mexico

Enjoy a free performance by Marimba Sol de Chiapas and literary readings by Latino Writers Collective to bring the culture of Mexico alive. Marimba Sol de Chiapas, North America’s premiere professional Mexican marimba ensemble, is committed to the authentic performance practice and spirit of the marimba. This group maintains an active schedule of performances, recordings, …

Petar Jankovic in Concert at MCC-Longview

MCC-Longview is proud to host world renowned classical guitarist Petar Jankovic in Concert on September 22 at 8 pm in the Cultural Arts Center. Petar tours nearly half of the year and is thrilled to be making his debut in the Cultural Arts Center and on the MCC-Longview campus. Tickets are $15.00 dollars at the …

KCAI president tours MCC-Longview Cultural Arts Center

Changing the perception of artists and art education, merging art and technology, and teaching art in innovative ways were the topics of discussion when Dr. Jacqueline Chanda, president of the Kansas City Art Institute (KCAI), visited MCC-Longview recently. Chanda spoke with members of faculty and staff, community arts leaders and Lee’s Summit City Council members …