This September is packed with events you do not want to miss. From acts that are reviving the sounds of Motown, to Grammy award-winning artists, to a legendary film screening moderated by the iconic stars themselves, here are the events coming to LYH.
Academy Presents: The Garth Newel Piano Quartet
September 7 | 7:30 P.M. – 9:00 P.M.
Hailing from Garth Newel Music Center, one of the nation’s most premier and active chamber music organizations, this acclaimed quartet is bringing their inspiring repertoire to the Academy Center of the Arts. Ticket Info
Napoleon Dynamite: A Conversation with John Heder and Efren Ramirez LIVE!
September 8 | 2:00 P.M.- 4:30 P.M.
The stars from the 2004 cult classic film, Napoleon Dynamite, will be stopping by the Academy Center of the Arts. The event will feature a full screening of the film followed by a moderated talk with John Heder (Napoleon Dynamite) and Efren Ramirez (Pedro). There also will be a meet & greet you can add on for an additional fee to your ticket! Everyone is invited to this exciting event…unless you’re a llama named Tina. Learn More
Warehouse Concert Series: PJ Morton
September 12 | 7:30 P.M.- 9:30 P.M.
Grammy Award- and Dove Award-winning singer, songwriter, and Maroon 5 keyboardist PJ Morton is taking the stage at the Joy & Lynch Christian Warehouse theater. His sound has been described as a “smooth and soulful pop/R&B hybrid” and has appeared in the top 10 on Billboard Heatseekers Albums Chart. Purchase Tickets
African American Family History Day
September 21 | 10:00 A.M.- 4:00 P.M.
Hosted by the Poplar Forest African American Advisory Group, this interactive event is designed for individuals looking to search historical records of their African American roots. You will also be able to learn more on research methods, tools and ideas for how to trace the genealogy of enslaved ancestors. Admission is free, but space is limited so be sure to reserve your spot. Learn More
Academy 2019 Gala Featuring Postmodern Jukebox
September 21 | 7:30 P.M.
This year’s Academy Gala will feature a 1920’s Great Gatsby theme along with an unforgettable performance by Postmodern Jukebox, a musical troupe known for their old-style take on classic mainstream music. Past events have sold out, so make sure you purchase your ticket in advance. Ticket Info
Academy Presents: The Soul Cruisers: Destination Motown
September 28 | 7:30 P.M.
One of the greatest decades of music is stopping by the Academy Center of Arts. The Soul Cruisers are an 11-man music group that captures the essence of Motown, including a 4 part harmony and a brass section. Purchase Tickets