Blue Ridge Community College September events

Blue Ridge Community CollegeBlue Ridge Community College calendar items for September. Events are free and open to the public unless otherwise indicated.

Fine Arts Center Exhibit: Allison Funk

Tuesday, Sep 10, 3 pm, Theater V135 (Artist lecture); 4 pm (reception in Gallery V121)

“Reflective Shadows: Woodcut & Linocut Prints” exhibit runs Sep 9-Oct 14. Gallery hours: Monday-Friday, 9 am-4:30 pm.

Contact: Jennifer Whitmore;; 453-2380

FAC Performance: The Grapes of Wrath

Friday, Sep 13, pre-show music at 7 pm, play at 7:30 pm; FAC V135

The American Shakespeare Center brings Steinbeck’s classic novel to life. The Great Depression forces the Joad family to flee their home for the promise of a new life in California. Adults-$15; students free. Reserve tickets online:

Contact: Sandi Belcher;; 453-2216

Brown Bag Travel Lecture: California

Friday, Sep 20; 11:30 am-12:30 pm; G182

Dr. William Munsey presents “California: The Scenic Route.” Sponsored by Cultural Affairs. Free and open to the public.

Contact: Pam Monger;; 453-2300

FAC Performance: The Hermitage           

Friday and Saturday, Sep 27 & 28, 7 pm; Sunday, Sep 29, 3 pm; FAC V135

An original musical, written by two graduate Theatre Workshop for Youth students. Set in a secret town where potential new townspeople are screened before entering, an American businessman cons his way in, sparking violence.  Adults-$15; students free. Reserve tickets online:

Contact: Sandi Belcher;; 453-2216

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