Press Releases

BPAC offers full summer of programs

No child should be able to say they are bored this summer with the many events that are planned for the season. One in particular is the Mississippi Summer Arts Institute at the Bologna Performing Arts Center. MSAI is supported by Delta State University, the Mississippi Arts Commission, AT&T, the Crosstie Arts Council, Domino’s Pizza,
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Community Foundation Sponsors Complimentary Tickets to BPAC Matinee Series

The Bologna Performing Arts Center’s School-Time Matinee Series has hosted over 8,000 local students throughout the 2013-2014 school year. The series has given students from across the Delta the opportunity to experience a variety of artistic and educational performances throughout the school year. Through this educational series, the Bologna Center has been able to partner
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“Frozen” a Big Success at BPAC

The Bologna Performing Arts Center screened the Disney film “Frozen” this past Sunday as part of its Spring Movie Series. Almost 700 people from Delta State University and the community turned out for the event, which temporarily transformed the performing arts center into a movie theater, complete with popcorn and candy. The Bologna Center utilized rear
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Women of Ireland to Perform

Come experience the talent of some of Ireland’s finest performers when Women of Ireland takes to the stage at Bologna Performing Arts Center, Thursday, Feb. 27 at 7:30 p.m. Women of Ireland features live Irish and Celtic music, a troupe of world champion dancers and sensational performances. The show demonstrates the wealth of talent that
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West Bolivar School District and Bologna Performing Arts Center Host Arts Integration Workshop

West Bolivar School District and Bologna Performing Arts Center Host Arts Integration Workshop Delta State University’s Bologna Performing Arts Center (BPAC), in partnership with the West Bolivar School District, recently began an arts-centered education initiative facilitated through the Kennedy Center’s Partners in Education Program. The Bologna Performing Arts Center and West Bolivar School District were
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American Spiritual Ensemble’s Performance a Triumph

Thursday night, the Bologna Performing Arts Center presented the American Spiritual Ensemble in concert. “Last night was a triumph!” said Dr. James Robison, Professor Emeritus of History at Delta State University. “You can buy every CD or piece of stereo equipment, iPods and iPads, but there is nothing like what you felt by being in
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Arts Integration Workshop to be held at Delta State University

Delta State University’s Bologna Performing Arts Center (BPAC), in partnership with the West Bolivar School District, recently began an arts-centered education initiative facilitated through the Kennedy Center’s Partners in Education Program. Throughout the 2013-2014 school-year, various professional development workshops centering around arts integration will be presented. On Monday, February 10 from 4:30 until 7:30 pm,
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Five Little Monkeys Swings into the Bologna Center

The Bologna Performing Arts Center was jumping with excitement as over 2,100 enthusiastic young students filled the theater to experience sold-out performances of Five Little Monkeys presented by Adventure Musical Theater Center. Students traveled to the BPAC from several counties across the Delta, including Bolivar, Coahoma, Grenada, Leflore, Sunflower, Washington and West Tallahatchie. In an
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Bologna Center announces Spring Movie Series

After a successful 2013 Summer Movie Series, and audience requests for future films, the Bologna Performing Arts Center has selected three recent releases to show this spring. All films will be general admission, with tickets costing $5 each. Popcorn and other movie-style refreshments will also be available. The Bologna Center showed the first installment of
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SPECIAL Group Rates

The Bologna Performing Arts Center offers a 10% discount to groups of 10 or more who wish to attend a performance. For the next Main Stage performance, the American Spiritual Ensemble on February 6 at 7:30pm, the Bologna Center has announced special group rates for church and educational groups, with tickets starting at just $10
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