The River Project Symposium

10/03/2013, 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM

Rhodes, Hardie Auditorium map


As Ballet Memphis approaches the River Project 2 premiere,  we are excited to bring you a wonderful experience celebrating our great river. There will be panel discussions on topics ranging from the earthquakes that have shaped the towns along our river to the music constantly inspired by it, plus opportunities for cocktails, live music samplers and mingling with historians, musicians, academics and dancers. Hosted by Rhodes College and in partnership with the University of Memphis.

5:00 p.m. - reception

5:30 p.m. - presentation from the Earthquake Center at the University of Memphis

6:45 p.m. - sneak peek of Ballet Memphis' River Project production to be premiered at Playhouse on the Square October 19

7:00 p.m. - Music of the River Panel Discussion 

This event is sponsored by spark: conversations with Ballet Memphis in collaboration with Crosstown Arts and The Curb Institute at Rhodes.