Special Alert

Spotlight on the Arts

Presented by the UGA Arts Council, the fifth annual Spotlight on the Arts festival features dozens of events in the visual, literary and performing arts. The 12-day festival, scheduled for Nov. 2-13, includes museum tours, discussions with writers, concerts and dance and dramatic performances. The festival kicks off with an Opening Celebration, set for 7:30-8:30 p.m. Nov. 2 at the Performing Arts Center, featuring a kaleidoscope of student performances showcasing the arts at UGA.

Highlights include a University Theatre production of “Jane Eyre,” a Shakespeare symposium, a guest lecture and DJ set from internationally renowned music producer Jacknife Lee and guest performances by the Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center, folk music group The Dardanelles and the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra. The Student Spotlight Main Event will be held Nov. 3 at Tate Plaza, followed by the third annual 4 minutes, 33 seconds competition highlighting arts research and scholarship among graduate students on Nov. 4. A special Family Day event featuring performances and activities for children and families will be held Nov. 5. For the complete schedule, go to www.arts.uga.edu. You also can follow the Arts at UGA on Facebook (https://www.facebook.com/UGAarts), Twitter (https://twitter.com/UGA_Arts) or Instagram (https://instagram.com/uga_arts).

UGA Performing Arts Center
230 River Rd.