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‘Where the Wild Things Are’ Movie Screening

Brooks Museum of Art 1934 Poplar Ave., Memphis, TN

Location: Auditorium Join us for a screening of Spike Jonze's "Where the Wild Things Are" adaptation of Maurice Sendak's story on Saturday, January 7th. Free and open to the public! This event is a part of our exhibition programs for our "Drawing the Curtain: Maurice Sendak's Designs for Opera and Ballet" exhibition. Free Get Your […]

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Maurice Sendak Through the Lens of Opera – a Tour with Ben Smith

Brooks Museum of Art 1934 Poplar Ave., Memphis, TN

Ben Smith will guide us through the Drawing the Curtain: Maurice Sendak's Designs for Opera and Ballet exhibition with his experiences in the opera industry. ‍Stage Director Benjamin Wayne Smith has made a career leading new productions ranging from Pergolesi’s La serva padrona to Conrad Susa’s The Dangerous Liasons. He brings a balance of practical experience and innovative storytelling to […]

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Black Artists in Context Lecture and Teacher Workshop

Brooks Museum of Art 1934 Poplar Ave., Memphis, TN

Join us for a conversation between Henry Ossawa Tanner Scholar Theresa Leininger-Miller and local artist Carl E. Moore!  Lecture is from 1 pm - 2 pm Lecture is free and open to the public. Following the conversation, we invite educators to join us for a teacher workshop from 2-4. Through an exploration of Tanner’s The […]

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