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Arts Collective: 25th Season-At-A-Glance

Arts Collective -  25th SEASON At-A-Glance

Igniting Imaginations for 25 Years!

This season, AC presents a captivating collection of works, where compelling actors, writers, artists and musicians [from students to guest artists] collaborate to elevate, inspire and... ignite your imagination! Celebrate AC's artistic bravery and unique learning environment… our 25th Anniversary Season's storytelling awaits you!

Howard Community College’s critically acclaimed Arts Collective engages performers, creatives, and audiences with innovative events that ignite our collective imaginations. For 25 years, Arts Collective has served as a creative cauldron, providing expert guidance and training to new and experienced artists in bringing vibrant life to diverse works on the stage; from the newly devised to the classics and all in between. Arts Collective’s positive, collaborative, educational environment is open to everyone. Join us in creating new heights of learning and possibility!

This season speaks to the Horowitz Center's Theme of POWER!

Harlem Renaissance Speakeasy
A Harlem Renaissance Speakeasy:
Featuring Live Jazz and Poetry from the 1920s
Presented by Arts Collective & the Howard County Poetry and Literature Society (HoCoPoLitSo) 

October 5, 2019

Saturday, 10/05, at 7:30 p.m.
HCC's RCF-400

HoCoPoLitSo and Arts Collective partner to create a transcendent evening of live jazz, poetry, and visual art from the 1920’s Harlem Renaissance, with this unique historical exploration of the art that transformed our world. Celebrate HoCoPoLitSo's 45th Anniversary with us! Period attire encouraged!

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Wonderful WIG
It's A Wonderful W.I.G.:
Holiday Improv Fun for Everyone!
December 12, 2019

Thursday, 12/12, at 7:30 p.m.
Smith Theatre

Audiences are invited to put down the fruitcake, take a break from the hustle-bustle, and join W.I.G. for improv holiday fun for everyone! 

Parental Guidance Note: Recommended for 8 and up.

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Almost Maine
Almost, Maine

A Play by John Cariani

January 24, 25, 26, 2020

Friday and Saturday at 7:30 p.m.
Friday and Sunday at 2:00 p.m.
Monteabaro Recital Hall
Directed by S.G. Kramer

A beautiful midwinter night’s dream to ring in the new year and Valentine’s Day. As northern lights hover in a star-filled sky, the residents of Almost, Maine, find themselves falling in and out of love in unexpected, hilarious, and powerful ways.

Parental Guidance Note: Recommended for ages 14 and up.

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AC's 25th Anniversary Celebration
AC's 25th Anniversary Celebration:
Today's The Day!

Presented by Arts Collective & the Howard County Poetry and Literature Society (HoCoPoLitSo) 

April 4, 2020

Saturday, 4/04, at 7:30 p.m.
Studio Theatre

Howard Community College’s Arts Collective celebrates its 25th season with an fabulously elegant, surprising, and magically nostalgic event. Don't miss this celebration! 

Parental Guidance Note: Recommended for ages 12 and up.

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Steel Magnolias
Steel Magnolias

A Play by Robert Harling

June 4 - 7, 2020

Thursday, Friday, Saturday at 7:30 p.m.
Friday and Sunday at 2:00 p.m.
Studio Theatre

Directed by S.G. Kramer

A hilarious, revealing, and brave play about the power of true friendship and family. Arts Collective is proud to round out its 25th Anniversary Season with this beautifully crafted, critically acclaimed play featuring a cast of sharply drawn memorable characters!

Parental Guidance Note: Recommended for ages 12 and up. 

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