CSM's Annual Student Juried Art Show. April 13 May 27, 9 a.m. 5 p.m. Monday through Friday and during Fine Arts events. College of Southern Maryland, La Plata Campus, Fine Arts Center, Tony Hungerford Memorial Gallery, 8730 Mitchell Road, La Plata. CSM's Annual Student Juried Art Show features the award-winning work of CSM students as juried by CSM faculty. Students will have an opportunity to discuss their work with the community at a gallery talk and awards reception April 17. Free. 301-934-7860 or 301-870-3008, Ext. 7860 for Charles County; 240-725-5499, Ext. 7860 for St. Mary's County or 443-550-6199, Ext. 7860 for Calvert County or visit www.csmd.edu/finearts.
CSM's Latin Ensemble Spring Concert. May 9, 7:30 p.m., College of Southern Maryland, La Plata Campus, Fine Arts Center, 8730 Mitchell Road, La Plata. The CSM Latin Ensemble, under the direction of Stephen Johnson, will perform a spring concert featuring bossa nova, samba, Tejano, salsa and bolero songs from Cuba, Brazil, Mexico and the U.S. Free. 301-934-7578 or 301-870-3008, 240-725-5499, or 443-550-6199, Ext. 7578 or visit www.csmd.edu/finearts.
Ward Virts Master Concert Series Presents CSM's Chamber Singers and Concert Choir. May 6, 3 p.m., College of Southern Maryland, Prince Frederick Campus,115 J.W. Williams Road, Prince Frederick. As part of their regional tour, the CSM Concert Choir and Chamber Singers will perform a special Concert Choir 10th anniversary program featuring works selected by members from past concert seasons. Songs will include an eight-part choral of Mendelssohn, 14 selections of Eric Whitacre, American folk songs and spirituals including the world premier of “Ave Verum Corpus” by CSM student composer Andrew Dias III. Part of the Ward Virts Concert Series is sponsored by Kaine Homes. Free, but seating is limited. For tickets, 301-870-3008, 240-725-5499, or 443-550-6199, Ext. 6010 or stop by the Prince Frederick Campus Room 101, or visit www.csmd.edu/finearts.
A Tasty Treat – CSM Presents Hansel and Gretel.May 11, 7:30 p.m., College of Southern Maryland, La Plata Campus, Fine Arts Center, 8730 Mitchell Road, La Plata. Will Hansel and Gretel escape the grip of the evil witch at the edge of the forest and make it home safely to their father? Find out as the Southern Maryland Actors Repertory Theatre premieres at the CSM Fine Arts Center with a production of Hansel and Gretel.$5 Under the direction of C. Emmitt Woodey, this new theatrical group will produce a variety of shows including children's theatre, musicals, and dramas throughout the 2007-2008 season. 301-934-7828 or 301-870-3008, Ext. 7828 for Charles County; 240-725-5499, Ext. 7828 for St. Mary's County or 443-550-6199, Ext. 7828 for Calvert County or visit www.csmd.edu/finearts.