Press Releases

Click below to access the latest news from the Bologna Performing Arts Center. For more information, contact Loyd McDowell, Technical and Marketing Coordinator at (662) 846-4846 or lmcdowell@deltastate.edu.

Shanghai Acrobats At BPAC


Direct from Shanghai, the People’s Republic of China, the Shanghai Acrobats present “Shanghai Nights!” Founded in 1959, the award-winning company of more than 40 performers epitomizes the thrilling combination of strength, agility, and balance that forces an audience to hold its breath, sit up straight, then break into spontaneous applause. Renowned as an award-winning troupe
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Los Angeles Guitar Quartet Kicks Off New BPAC Series

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The Los Angeles Guitar Quartet will perform at the Bologna Performing Arts Center on Oct. 6 at 7:30 p.m. The concert is part of the BPAC’s new Recital Hall Series, featuring classical music performances in the intimate, 145-seat Recital Hall. Ticket holders will enjoy a social hour with heavy hors d’oeuvres one hour prior to
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The Avett Brothers Set to Perform Oct. 4


The Avett Brothers will perform live in concert at the Bologna Performing Arts Center on Oct. 4 at 7:30 p.m. The event is sponsored locally by Guaranty Bank and Trust. The Avett Brothers’ narrative folk-rock tells bigger stories about what it means to be Southern, to be American and to be alive. The group combines
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Travis Tritt Begins New BPAC Season

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Country music legend Travis Tritt and special guest Luke Combs will kick off the 2016-2017 Season at the Bologna Performing Arts Center on Thursday, September 15 at 7:30pm. The concert is sponsored by Bolivar Medical Center. There will also be a pre-show dinner in the Sculpture Garden. More than 27-years after Travis Tritt launched his
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Tickets on Sale July 18 for 2016-2017 BPAC Season


Tickets to the 2016-2017 Season at the Bologna Performing Arts Center (BPAC) at Delta State University will go on sale Monday, July 18 at 9:30am at the BPAC Ticket Office, by phone 662-846-4626, and online via the BPAC’s website www.bolognapac.com and Facebook page www.facebook.com/BolognaPAC. The BPAC announced its 2016-2017 Season last month to much excitement.
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BPAC Unveils 2016-2017 Season

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The Bologna Performing Arts Center at Delta State University released its 2016-2017 Season. The new line-up features a total of 22 performances across four series: the Main Stage, featuring evening public performances; Family Series, geared at theatergoers of all ages; Recital Hall Series, featuring classical music; and the School-Time Matinee Series, providing educational opportunities for
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2016 Summer Movie Series

2016 Summer Movie Series

Now in its fourth year, the Bologna Performing Arts Center plans to screen major motion pictures on its big screen in the Delta & Pine Land Theatre. All tickets are $5 for general admission seating. Popcorn and other movie-style concessions will be available to complement the movie experience, cash only please. The first film of
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Sara Evans Live in Concert and Sculpture Garden Dinner


On Thursday, April 21, the Bologna Performing Arts Center will present Sara Evans live in concert at 7:30pm. Multi-platinum selling country singer and songwriter Sara Evans has been called “one of the most compelling vocalists of her generation.” Since emerging in the late 1990s, Evans has had a prolific recording career that has seen the
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BPAC, DAA to host children’s book author


Award-winning children’s book author Chuck Galey will present his Illustrator As Storyteller workshop April 8 at 10 a.m. and 1:15 p.m. at the Bologna Performing Arts Center. The event will run in conjunction with the production of Junie B’s Essential Survival Guide on the same day. Reservations are required to attend the free workshop. To
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U.S. Air Force Band in Free Concert on April 13

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Cleveland, MS – The United States Air Force Concert Band and Singing Sergeants from Washington, D.C., are coming to Cleveland as part of a 12-day, five-state community relations tour. The performance will take place Wednesday, April 13 at 7 p.m. at Bologna Performing Arts Center on the campus of Delta State University. The concert is
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