SWICarts Calendar of Events | Southwestern Illinois College

Southwestern Illinois Creative Arts Syndicate

Be a part of the arts at SWIC!  Attend art exhibitions, theatre productions, film screenings, music concerts, and a guest speaker series. All events are free and open to the public.

SPEAKER SERIES

March 25  • 3 p.m.  •  The Schmidt

Operatic Empathy – Puccini’s Tosca with Associate Professor of Music Ed Jacobs

April 29 • 3 p.m. • The Schmidt

Student American Sign Language Performance: Song Interpretations

FILM

February 20 • 7:30 PM • Arts and Humanities Theatre

Filmmaker Spotlight: Mockumentary Filmmaker Chris Bruemmer

March 19 7:30 PM • Arts and Humanities Theatre

Filmmaker Spotlight: A selection of short films with filmmaker Paul Hibbard

April 3 7:00 PM • Arts and Humanities Theatre

Annual SWIC Student Film Screening

THEATRE

April 3-4 7:30 PM • Main Complex Theatre

Spring Theatre Production: “The Laramie Project” authors Moises Kaufman and the Members of the Tectonic Theater Project

April 5 2 PM • Main Complex Theatre

Spring Theatre Production: “The Laramie Project” authors Moises Kaufman and the Members of the Tectonic Theater Project

ART

March 19 • 6-8 p.m. • The Schmidt

Exhibition Opening Reception: High School Student Art Show & Congressional Art Competition

April 23 • 6-8 p.m. • The Schmidt

Exhibition Opening Reception: SWIC Student Art & Design Show

MUSIC

January 30 • 7 p.m. • The Schmidt

Chamber Music Recital: USAF Band of Mid-America

February 9 • 3 p.m. • The Schmidt

“An Afternoon at The Opera,” featuring Ed Jacobs, Diana Umali and guest trumpeter Robert Souza

February 16 • 11 a.m. • The Schmidt

Sunday Brunch Jazz Soiree
(Tickets will be on sale with College Activities TBD)

February 22 • All Day  Main Complex Theatre

SWIC Jazz Festival, featuring guest artist percussionist Bill Molenhof

March 18 • 3 p.m. • The Schmidt

SWIC Student Recital

March 29 7 p.m. St. Paul United Church of Christ, 115 W. B Street, Belleville

“Explore the Sound VI” – SWIC student choral ensembles and faculty instrumental soloists performance

April 1 • 3 p.m. • The Schmidt

SWIC Student Recital

April 15 • 3 p.m. • MC Theatre

SWIC Student Recital

May 3 • 3 p.m. •  St. Paul UCC, 115 W. B Street, Belleville

“Yearning to Breathe Free” – SWIC Concert Band Performance

May 4 7 p.m. • Main Complex Theatre

SWIC Jazz Band Performance

May 5 7 p.m.  Union United Methodist Church, 721 E. Main Street, Belleville

“Our Little Infinity” – SWIC Concert Choir & Chamber Singers

May 6 • 3 p.m. • The Schmidt

SWIC Honors Student Recital

MASS COMMUNICATION

April 18 • LA1342

College Radio Day

May 13 6-9 p.m.

High School Equivalency Graduation broadcast on Blue Storm Radio

May 14 6-9 p.m.

Commencement Ceremonies broadcast on Blue Storm Radio

Support and Funding

To support this growing arts and cultural program, please consider donating at schmidt.swic.edu/donate. A drop down menu will appear and you can click on SWICarts to donate any amount you choose.

Funded in part by the William & Florence Schmidt Art Center and Southwestern Illinois College Foundation.