Posted by Liz and John Attaway, 2/10/23
The performing arts community will be offering over 75 events this year for the public
Today, the Art Farm at Serenbe team is thrilled to announce the 2023 programming filled with incredible productions from a wide variety of artists, performers and musicians. Designed for the public to enjoy, this year’s events are grounded in the global destination’s mission to offer performances rooted in nature celebrating both environmental resources and sustainability – the principles upon which Serenbe was founded.
“Our programming this year is incredibly exciting, and offers something for everyone to enjoy!” said Madalyn Mentor, Director of Operations for the Art Farm at Serenbe. “From Broadway stars to award-winning talent from across the globe, the artists coming to Art Farm at Serenbe this year are unmatched. We look forward to providing our audiences with the opportunity to connect with nature and the arts in a place unlike any other.”
In addition to the announced programming, Art Farm will also be sharing information on their biggest event scheduled for this Fall in a few short weeks – a series of events created especially for Serenbe from a world-class production team that is sure to “wow” event go-ers.
Events happening at Art Farm at Serenbe this year include:
Valentines with Joe Gransden
Feb 10 8:00 pm -9:30 pm
Joe Gransden returns to Serenbe with his quintet and all the sultry and romantic songs we love to hear. Bring your special Valentine and enjoy the classic sounds of Sinatra, Bennett, Connick and Cole as you warm up for this special holiday.
Spelman College Glee Club in Concert
Sat, Apr 15 6:00 pm -7:00 pm
Located in Serenbe’s beautiful wildflower meadow, join us for an early evening of extraordinary choral performance featuring the celebrated Spelman College Glee Club.The Spelman College Glee Club has maintained a reputation for choral excellence since 1924.Open by audition to all students of the College community, the Glee Club performs a repertoire that includes selections from world cultures, commissioned works, sacred and secular choral literature, Negro spirituals, and music by African American composers with a particular focus on harmonies that complement women’s voices. Currently under the direction of Dr. Kevin Johnson, associate professor of music.
Thurs May 11- Sat May 13, 2023 Various Times
Tertulia is a chamber music series that presents concerts in an atmosphere that combines lively conversation and dining with the opportunity to hear the greatest performers of our time from around the globe. Performances this Mother’s Day weekend include a Lakeside Pavilion concert, afternoon picnic, and a special chef’s dinner in a private home at Serenbe. Something for everyone wishing to make Mom feel special.
Terminus Modern Ballet
Nov 3-6, Nov 10-12
Terminus Modern Ballet Theatre was founded in 2017 by five principal dance artists who struck out to create their own unique vision of dance. By bringing together the classical and contemporary dance forms and strengths of each of its principal artists, the company has become celebrated for the creation of daring and theatrical dance works.Through performance and contemporary storytelling, the company intends to expand conventional definitions of ballet and serve as a cultural terminus for the greater arts community.
Movies that Made Me
Art Farm at Serenbe proudly presents their series “Movies That Made Me,” films presented by industry professionals about movies that shaped their lives. Come relax and learn about how and why these individuals got into the movies as well as the movies that guided their way.
Broadway in the Woods
Broadway is coming to Art Farm at Serenbe in this new performance series featuring Broadway’s biggest and brightest stars. Each incredible performer will create a unique slate of show-stoppers and hidden gems from America’s quintessential art form, all with the beautiful natural setting of Serenbe as a backdrop. Join us for this magical theatrical experience!
Hang with Fatima
Famed choreographer Fatima Robinson will show us how to connect with nature through dance and the beautiful sounds of a remixed incredible choir recording. As the New York Times notes, Fatima Robinson is “one of the most sought-after hip-hop and popular music choreographers in the world.” Recent highlights include the 2022 Super Bowl Halftime Show, Beyonce’s performance for the 2022 Oscars and as a producer of the 2022 Grammy Awards. Fatima was recently nominated for an Emmy Award for producing the highly regarded 2021 Grammy Awards.
For more information about upcoming events and to buy tickets today, visit www.artfarmatserenbe.org.
About Art Farm at Serenbe
Art Farm at Serenbe celebrates artistic excellence with an emphasis on programming experienced in magical outdoor places. As a unique global destination for the highest caliber of entertainment, Art Farm at Serenbe creates programming for audiences to experience the arts in the south, bringing cultural experts to Chattahoochee Hills through thoughtful, heart-centric collaboration. Art Farm is an arts incubator cultivating meaningful partnerships for programming, learning and outreach while respecting the lifestyle of the greater community and with care for the natural environment. We value the perspectives and contributions of all people and are committed to being an inclusive organization that welcomes and respects everyone.