The Humanities and Fine Arts Division at Chattanooga State Community College is heating up February with several musical performances and theatrical productions. All events are free and open to the public and are presented at the Chattanooga State Humanities Theatre, 4501 Amnciola Highway.
Join the Theatre Department on the 6th, 13th, 20th and 27th of February when the always-popular comedic “Friday Night Improv” is presented at 7:30 p.m. featuring students and faculty of the Professional Actor Training Program.
Switching to a musical presentation at 7:30 p.m. on February 11, Kristen Holritz, Principal Flute in the Chattanooga Symphony Orchestra, will present a recital featuring works by Mozart, Carl Reinecke, and Walter Gieseking. Ms. Holritz will be accompanied by Dr. Alan Nichols.
Next, David Walters, piano instructor at Chattanooga State and the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga, will perform a solo piano recital on February 16 at 7:30 p.m. featuring works by Mozart, Brahms, jazz-influenced Russian composer Nikolai Kapustin, and a piano transcription of a recording by legendary jazz pianist Bill Evans.
Rounding out February at 7:30 p.m. on the 25th will be members of the St. Elmo Trio: Jim Lees, piano; Heidi Barker, violin; and Suzanne Sims, cello, who will perform a chamber concert featuring works by Tchaikovsky, Schumann, and Lieberman.
For more information about these events, call 423.697.2460 (Music) or 423.697.3246 (Theatre). Visit www.chattanoogastate.edu/events to view all upcoming events.