Frist Art Museum Presents “Monsters & Myths: Surrealism and War in the 1930s and 1940s” (Cision PR Newswire)
The Frist Art Museum presents Monsters & Myths: Surrealism and War in the 1930s and 1940s, an exhibition that explores the powerful and unsettling images created in response to the threat of war and fascist rule. Featuring works by Luis Buñuel, Salvador Dalí, Max Ernst, René Magritte, Joan Miró, Pablo Picasso, Dorothea Tanning, and others, the exhibition will be on display in the Frist’s Upper-Level Galleries from June 21 through September 29, 2019.
Lauren Alaina Graces the Runway at 2019 Nashville Symphony Fashion Show (Sounds Like Nashville)
Country songstress Lauren Alaina donned an animal print, flamingo-hued Carolina Herrera gown, emanating charm and strength, while showcasing her powerhouse vocals at the 2019 Nashville Symphony Fashion Show. She performed her No. 1 smash, “Road Less Traveled,” to uplift the Schermerhorn Symphony Center crowd.
Nashville in Harmony and Intersection present LGBT musical work ‘Spectrum’ (WKRN)
There’s a new show debuting in Nashville this weekend, this one with the message of gender acceptance. It’s called Spectrum, a musical work by Nashville in Harmony– a 120-voice chorus of LGBT people and friends, as well as Intersection’s instrumental ensemble.
CMA Fest® Announces 2019 Stage Lineup (NowPlayingNashville)
CMA Fest® reveals The Nissan Stadium, Chevy Riverfront, and The Budweiser Forever Country Stage lineup for the 2019 festival on June 6 – 9. Check out who’s playing!
Jon Pardi kicks off new country album with fiddles (Citizen Tribune)
Country traditionalist Jon Pardi is kicking off his third album just the way he likes his country music — with a fiddle intro. Pardi, whose 2016 album, “California Sunrise,” shot him to the top of the country album chart, is releasing “Heartache Medication” on June 3, a classic honky-tonk-style song that’s the first single from an album of the same name to be released Sept. 27.
Nashville Opera to Receive National Endowment for the Arts Grant (Out & About Nashville)
National Endowment for the Arts Acting Chairman Mary Anne Carter has approved more than $80 million in grants as part of the Arts Endowment’s second major funding announcement for fiscal year 2019. Included in this announcement is an Art Works grant of $25,000 to Nashville Opera for All-Access Opera Education.
BWW Review: Studio Tenn’s Deliciously Campy, Fun and Sexy JOSEPH AND THE AMAZING TECHNICOLOR DREAMCOAT (Broadway World Nashville)
It’s been a busy and atypically tumultuous year for Franklin-based Studio Tenn, what with the departure of founding artistic director Matt Logan, and interim artistic director Benji Kern has had his work cut out for him to ensure that the company remain on a strong financial footing while staying true to its artistic aspirations.
Sinatra Bar and Lounge coming to Nashville in 2020 (NewsChannel5)
Start spreading the news: a Frank Sinatra-themed bar is coming to downtown Nashville. Icon Entertainment announced details of the project on Tuesday, with a projected opening of early 2020. The bar/lounge will be located in the Southern Turf building, a 19th century era building in Printers Alley.
Image: Salvador Dalí. Apparition of Face and Fruit Dish on a Beach, 1938. Oil on canvas, 45 x 56 5/8 in. The Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art: The Ella Gallup Sumner and Mary Catlin Sumner Collection Fund, 1938.269. © 2019 Salvador Dalí, Fundació Gala-Salvador Dalí / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New (Frist Art Museum).