Creativity and Arts Soiree Celebrates Ten Years with the Schwartz Center

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August 10, 2012

ATLANTA-The Emory College Center for Creativity & Arts hosts the fifth annual Creativity & Arts Soiree Friday, September 7 at 5:30 p.m. in Emory's Schwartz Center for Performing Arts. Get a taste of the 2012-2013 Arts at Emory season with presentations spanning from dance performances and readings to design installations and music concerts.

Soiree entertainments conclude this year with a reception and presentation of the Creativity & Arts Awards, recognizing Emory and metro-Atlanta community members who have made significant artistic and administrative contributions to the arts in Atlanta. The awards presentation begins at 6:45 in the Chace Upper Lobby of the Schwartz Center. Nominations for Creativity & Arts Awards are being accepted until Friday, August 17 at 5 p.m.

This year's Soiree launches a yearlong celebration of the Schwartz Center for Performing Arts 10th Anniversary. Opened in February of 2003, the Donna and Marvin Schwartz Center for Performing Arts serves as a place where teaching, learning, and performance merge to create a vital arts presence for Emory and its surrounding community. In the past decade, the Schwartz Center has hosted hundreds of performances by world-renowned guest artists, talented students and faculty.

For more information about the Creativity & Arts Soiree and the Creativity & Arts Awards, visit creativity.emory.edu, or call 404.727.5674.

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Emory College Center for Creativity & Arts

The Center for Creativity & Arts enriches the lives and intellectual work of students, faculty, staff, and the larger Atlanta community and works to shape a creative campus that ignites the imaginative spark within us all.