Press Releases

Students Experience Holiday Fun at Bologna Center

The Bologna Performing Arts Center was full of holiday cheer on Nov. 20, as over 2,100 enthusiastic students filled the theater to experience sold-out performances of Junie B. in Jingle Bells, Batman Smells, presented by Casa Mañana Regional Theater. Students traveled to the BPAC from several counties across the Delta, including Bolivar, Coahoma, East Tallahatchie,
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Popovich Performance Cancelled

The Bologna Performing Arts Center regrets to inform their patrons that the upcoming performance of Popovich Comedy Pet Theatre on January 23, 2014 at 7:00pm has been cancelled due to a health issue with the artist. We were looking forward to this family-friendly performance and we apologize for these unforeseen circumstances. Ticket purchasers will be
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BBQ Dinner Before MEMPHIS the Musical

MEMPHIS the Musical, winner of the 2010 Tony Award for Best Musical, comes to the Bologna Performing Arts Center (BPAC) on Sunday, November 24.  To get in the MEMPHIS spirit, the BPAC is hosting a dinner prior to the show to give attendees a fun taste of Memphis style barbeque. The BPAC is teaming up
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LaForge inaugurated as eighth Delta State president

The campus of Delta State University shined brightly Friday at the inauguration of the institution’s eighth president, William N. LaForge. U.S. Senator Thad Cochran, Gov. Phil Bryant, national, state and local political leaders, members of the Board of Trustees of State Institutions of Higher Learning, former Delta State presidents, fellow institutional chief executives, honored platform
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MEMPHIS the Musical Is Coming to Cleveland

Four-Time Tony Award Winning MEMPHIS the Musical comes to the Bologna Performing Arts Center in Cleveland, Miss. on Sunday, November 24 at 7:00pm. MEMPHIS is “the very essence of what a Broadway musical should be!” says the Associated Press. MEMPHIS takes place in the smoky halls and underground clubs of the segregated 50’s.  A young
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Sunday afternoon inauguration symphony

By Delta State University communications and marketing Most would agree that music adds emotion to film and performances, and the tone of celebratory emotion will be felt throughout events surrounding the inauguration of President William N. LaForge. Enhancing this emotion with music will be made possible at the Bologna Performing Arts Center on Oct. 27
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Student Government Sponsors Student Tickets

Next Sunday, October 27, at 2:00pm the North Mississippi Symphony Orchestra comes to the Bologna Performing Arts Center with their concert, “A Night at the Movies.”  The program will feature video clips and orchestral pieces from films scored by legendary composer John Williams.  Audience members will get to watch part of the movie, then the
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Stuart Little Scurries to the BPAC

The Bologna Performing Arts Center’s first School-Time Matinee of the season, “Stuart Little,” is on its way to the BPAC. Recommended for students in kindergarten through fifth grade, this literary classic is sure to warm the hearts of school groups and families alike. Stuart Little tells the surprising story of a most unusual mouse who
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Arts Education Fueled by Double Quick

Damon Cranford, Director of Marketing, and Curlina Williams, Marketing Manager for Double Quick, Inc. present a check for Arts Education Fueled by Double Quick to Whitney Cummins, BPAC Arts Education Coordinator. Double Quick, Inc. and the Bologna Performing Arts Center (BPAC) are excited to announce a brand new initiative, Arts Education Fueled by Double Quick,
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PLUS Camp Kicks Off at BPAC

Mandy Eaton, PLUS Camp Choreographer, leads the campers in a dance routine for the final performance. The Janice Wyatt Mississippi Summer Arts Institute’s PLUS Camp began Monday morning, July 15, at the Bologna Performing Arts Center (BPAC) at Delta State. More than 100 children ages 5-12 arrived at the BPAC ready to sing, dance, design
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