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The following are the ROUND ROCK ARTS Events and Happenings.

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Round Rock Area Arts and Culture Guide

APRIL 2017

Through June 1
Imagine 2017:  Juried Art Exhibit
Texas State University Round Rock Campus
1555 University, Round Rock, Texas
FREE, Daily
roundrockarts.org
512-218-7099

Through April 30
Williamson County Jester Annex Art Exhibit
1801 Old Settlers Blvd., Round Rock
FREE, 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
roundrockarts.org
512-218-7099

April 29
The Sleeping Beauty
Austin Metamorphosis Dance Ensemble
Melanie Kregel, Executive and Artistic Director
The Boyd Vance Theatre at the Carver Library and Museum,
1165 Angelina Street, Austin
7:30 p.m.
$20 (in advance) tickets may be purchased at eventbrite.com
info@metamorphosisdance.net
metamorphosisdance.org
512-246-6047

April 30
A Musical Potpourri
Round Rock Community Choir
Director Michael Rosensteel
Palm Valley Lutheran Church, 2500 East Palm Valley Blvd., Round Rock
5:00 pm
$15 adults; $12 seniors; Free for students 17 and under
roundrockcommunitychoir.org
703-568-6997


MAY 2017

Through June 1
Imagine 2017:  Juried Art Exhibit
Texas State University Round Rock Campus
1555 University, Round Rock, Texas
FREE, Daily
roundrockarts.org
512-218-7099

Through June 30
Williamson County Jester Annex Art Exhibit
1801 Old Settlers Blvd., Round Rock
FREE, 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
roundrockarts.org
512-218-7099

Through September
Gallery Off the Square, Framers’ Art Gallery
Monthly art exhibits
610 South Main Street, Georgetown
wcartguild.org

May 3
Rio Review Release Party
Austin Community College, Malvern Books: 613 West 29th Street, Austin
FREE, 7:00 p.m.
austincc.edu/ah
512-233-3355

May 3, 10, 17, 24, 31
Music on Main
City of Round Rock, Kristin Brown
221 East Main Street, Round Rock
FREE, 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
downtownroundrocktexas.com
512-218-5447

May 4
1st Thursday Opening Night Art Reception
Opening Night Reception:  5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
ArtSpace, 231 East Main, Suite 160, Round Rock
FREE, Tuesday – Saturday:  11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
roundrockarts.org
512-218-7099

May 5 – 6
Spring Choreographers’ Showcase
Austin Community College, Rio Grande Mainstage Theater, Austin
$10 general, $5 Students and Seniors
8:00 p.m.
austincc.edu/ah
512-223-3348

May 6
Region 13 North Jr. Visual Art Scholastic Event (VASE)
7:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Walsh Middle School, 3850 Walsh Ranch Blvd., Round Rock
finearts.roundrockisd.org

May 6
Round Rock Market Days
Crafts and Vendors
Main Street Productions, Sherri Arrington
Centennial Plaza, 301 West Bagdad, Round Rock
FREE, 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
mainstreetproductionsrr.com
mainstreetproductionsrr@gmail.com

May 7
A Marvelous Party
Penfold Theatre Company
Kindred Oaks, 2100 CR 176, Georgetown
Reservations Required
penfoldtheatre.org
512-850-4849

May 8
Literary Coffeehouse
Austin Community College, Austin Java, 1206 Parkside, Austin
FREE, 7:00 p.m.
austincc.edu/ah
512-233-3355

May 9 – 16
RRISD Secondary Art Show
9:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m., Monday – Friday
Raymond E. Hartfield Performing Arts Center, 5800 McNeil Drive, Austin
finearts.roundrockisd.org

May 11
Spring Dance Informance
Austin Community College,
Rio Grande Campus Dance Studio, Room 130, Austin
FREE, 7:00 p.m.
austincc.edu/ah
512-223-3348

May 11 – May 21
Agape Theatre
Bonhoeffer’s Cost
Palm Valley Lutheran Church, Round Rock
agapetheatre.org
512-88-STAGE

May 12, 13, 14, 15, 18, 19, 20, and 21
Playing Possum:  A Trickster Tale from Mexico, by Holly Hepp-Galvan
Intended for Children in Grades K – 3
Weekdays:  9:30 a.m. and 11:30 a.m.; Weekends 2:00 p.m.
Long Center AT&T Education Room, 701 West Riverside Drive, Austin
pollytheatre@gmail.com
pollyannatheatrecompany.org
512-743-7966

May 12 – June 3
“25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee”
Sam Bass Community Theatre
Opening Night Gala tickets $20
Thursday Night $13; Regular Price $18;
Student/ Seniors/ Military/ Educators $15
Thursday – Saturday 8:00 p.m., Sunday matinee 2:00 p.m.
600 North Lee Street, Round Rock
sambasstheatre.org

May 13
Dia de las Madres
Round Rock Ballet Folklorico and Williamson Hispanic Heritage Committee
Sharon Prete Plaza, 221 East Main Street, Round Rock
FREE, 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
roundrockballetfolklorico.org
512-659-5667

May 13
Childbloom Guitar Open House
Celebrating Childbloom’s 37th year in Round Rock
200-a Northwest Dr., Round Rock, TX
10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
www.childbloom.com
512-452-8765

May 16
RRISD Secondary Art Show Meet and Greet
6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Raymond E. Hartfield Performing Arts Center,
5800 McNeil Drive, Austin
finearts.roundrockisd.org

May 16
RRISD Secondary Art Show Awards
7:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Raymond E. Hartfield Performing Arts Center
5800 McNeil Drive, Austin
finearts.roundrockisd.org

May 18
Cordovan Art School 9th Annual Show
Cordovan Art School, Nancy Phipps or John Howell
Windgate Hotel Conference Center,
1209 North IH 35 North, Round Rock
FREE, 6:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
cordovanartschool.com
512-275-4040

May 19
Williamson County Symphony Orchestra Concert
Conductor, Dr. Thomas E. “Doc” Rainey
Milburn Park, 1901 Sun Chase Blvd., Cedar Park
FREE, 7:30 p.m.
wilcosymphony.org
512-698-3646

May 20
Williamson County Symphony Orchestra Concert
Conductor, Dr. Thomas E. “Doc” Rainey
Old Settler’s Park Pavilion, 3300 East Palm Valley Blvd, Round Rock
FREE, 7:30 p.m.
wilcosymphony.org
512-698-3646

May 21
Downtown Car Show
City of Round Rock, Officer John Rowe
Centennial Plaza, 301 West Bagdad, Round Rock
FREE, 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
downtownroundrocktexas.com
512-218-3260

May 27
49th Annual Fiesta Amistad
El Amistad Club
Old Settlers Association, 3300 East Palm Valley Blvd, Round Rock
FREE, 12:00 p.m. to 12:00 a.m.
fiesta@elamistadclub.com
elamistadclub.org

JUNE 2017

 Through June 3
“25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee”
Sam Bass Community Theatre
Opening Night Gala tickets $20
Thursday Night $13; Regular Price $18;
Student/ Seniors/ Military/ Educators $15
Thursday – Saturday 8:00 p.m., Sunday matinee 2:00 p.m.
600 North Lee Street, Round Rock
sambasstheatre.org

Through June 30
Williamson County Jester Annex Art Exhibit
1801 Old Settlers Blvd., Round Rock
FREE, 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
roundrockarts.org
512-218-7099

Through September
Gallery Off the Square, Framers’ Art Gallery
Monthly art exhibits
610 South Main Street, Georgetown
wcartguild.org

June 1 – 24
Around the World in 80 Days
Penfold Theatre Company
Round Rock Amphitheater, 301 West Bagdad Avenue, Round Rock
Thursday, Friday, Saturday at 8pm
FREE admission (donations appreciated)
penfoldtheatre.org
512-850-4849

June 1
1st Thursday Opening Night Art Reception
Opening Night Reception:  5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
ArtSpace, 231 East Main, Suite 160, Round Rock
FREE, Tuesday – Saturday:  11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
roundrockarts.org
512-218-7099

June 2 – 3
Ballet Under the Stars: Unspoken
Austin Metamorphosis Dance Ensemble
Zilker Hillside Theatre, 2201 Barton Springs Road, Austin
Rain date June 4
FREE, Performance begins at sundown;
arrive at the hillside around 7:00 p.m. to stake your claim
metamorphosisdance.org
512-246-6047

June 3
Round Rock Market Days
Crafts and Vendors
Main Street Productions, Sherri Arrington
Centennial Plaza, 301 West Bagdad, Round Rock
FREE, 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
mainstreetproductionsrr.com
mainstreetproductionsrr@gmail.com

June 5 – August 18
Art Summer Camps!
Cordovan Art School, Nancy Phipps or John Howell
3810 Gattis School Road, Suite #108, Round Rock
Each Camp lasts 1 week M-F
9:00 a.m. – 12 noon/ 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
$205 for Half-Day/ $320 for Full-Day.
Early drop-off and late pick-up options available.
cordovanartschool.com
512-275-4040

June 8 – 24
“She Kills Monsters”
Sam Bass Community Theatre
Opening Night Gala tickets $20
Thursday Night $13; Regular Price $18;
Student/ Seniors/ Military/ Educators $15
Thursday – Saturday 8:00 p.m.
600 North Lee Street, Round Rock
sambasstheatre.org

June 9
The Big Show
Opening Night Art Exhibit Reception
Exhibit runs through August 25
1555 University, Round Rock
FREE, Daily
roundrockarts.org
512-218-7099

June 9 – 10
A Midsummer Night’s Dream
The Austin City Ballet
Carol Feille D’Avila, Director
Emma Barrientos Mexican American Cultural Center,
600 River Street, Austin
7:30 p.m.
austincityballet@gmail.com
austincityballet.org
512-537-7045

June 10
Round Rock Symphony Concert for the Texas State International Piano Festival and Competition
Performing Arts Center
Texas State University, 405 Moon Street, San Marcos
7:00 p.m.
roundrocksymphony.org
512-943-5110 x7549

June 10 – 11
The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe
The Austin City Ballet
Carol Feille D’Avila, Director
Emma Barrientos Mexican American Cultural Center
600 River Street, Austin
1:30 p.m. and 4:00 p.m.
austincityballet@gmail.com
austincityballet.org
512-537-7045

June 14, 15, 16, 17, 21, 22, 23, 24
Hurry Up and Wait, by Kathleen Fletcher
Part of the Pollyanna Play and Play Series
Intended for children ages 18 months – 4 years
9:30 a.m. and 11:00 a.m.
Long Center AT&T Education Room, 701 West Riverside Drive, Austin
pollytheatre@gmail.com
pollyannatheatrecompany.org
512-743-7966

June 16 – 17
9th Juneteenth Rhythm and Ribs Festival
Old Settlers Park, 3300 Palm Valley Blvd., Round Rock
512-689-1347, 512-238-8271
thevoicerr.com

June 16 – 17
Studio Showcase
The Dance Gallery
Raymond E. Hartfield PAC, 5800 McNeil Drive, Austin
dancegalleryonline.com
512-218-0084

June 18
Downtown Car Show
City of Round Rock, Officer John Rowe
Centennial Plaza, 301 West Bagdad, Round Rock
FREE, 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
downtownroundrocktexas.com
512-218-3260

 JULY 2017 

Through August 25
The Big Show
1555 University, Round Rock
FREE, Daily
roundrockarts.org
512-218-7099

Through August 18
Art Summer Camps!
Cordovan Art School, Nancy Phipps or John Howell
3810 Gattis School Road, Suite #108, Round Rock
Each Camp lasts 1 week M-F
9:00 a.m. – 12 noon/ 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
$205 for Half-Day/ $320 for Full-Day.
Early drop-off and late pick-up options available.
cordovanartschool.com
512-275-4040

Through August 30
Williamson County Jester Annex Art Exhibit
1801 Old Settlers Blvd., Round Rock
FREE, 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
roundrockarts.org
512-218-7099

Through September
Gallery Off the Square, Framers’ Art Gallery
Monthly art exhibits
610 South Main Street, Georgetown
wcartguild.org

July 1
Round Rock Market Days
Crafts and Vendors
Main Street Productions, Sherri Arrington
Centennial Plaza, 301 West Bagdad, Round Rock
FREE, 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
mainstreetproductionsrr.com

July 4
Fourth of July Parade
Sertoma of Round Rock
Centennial Plaza, 301 West Bagdad to Prete Main Street Plaza
Main Street, Round Rock
FREE, 10:00 a.m.
roundrockrecreation.com

July 6
1st Thursday Opening Night Art Reception
Opening Night Reception:  5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
ArtSpace, 231 East Main, Suite 160, Round Rock
FREE, Tuesday – Saturday:  11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
roundrockarts.org
512-218-7099

July 7, 8, 9, 10, 13, 14, 15
The Ragbag Shoes, by Katherine Gee Perrone
Pollyanna Theatre
Intended for Children ages 4 – 10
Weekdays:  9:30 a.m. and 11:30 a.m.; Weekends:  2:00 p.m.
The Long Center’s Rollins Studio Theatre,
701 West Riverside Drive, Austin
pollyannatheatrecompany.org

July 16
Downtown Car Show
City of Round Rock, Officer John Rowe
Centennial Plaza, 301 West Bagdad, Round Rock
FREE, 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
downtownroundrocktexas.com
512-218-3260

July 21 – August 12, 2017
“Beauty and the Beast”
Sam Bass Community Theatre
Opening Night Gala tickets $20
Thursday Night $13; Regular Price $18;
Student/ Seniors/ Military/ Educators $15/ Child (12 and Under) $10
Thursday – Saturday 8:00 p.m., Sunday matinee 2:00 p.m.
600 North Lee Street, Round Rock
sambasstheatre.org

July 2017 (TBD)
Round Rock Drums Night Rider Show
Rhythm Workshops/Round Rock Drums, Kim Francis
The Rabb House, 151 North A.W. Grimes Blvd., Round Rock
FREE, 8:00 p.m.
rhythmworkshops.org/roundrockdrums.com
512-289-2561

AUGUST 2017

Through August 18
Art Summer Camps!
Cordovan Art School, Nancy Phipps or John Howell
3810 Gattis School Road, Suite #108, Round Rock
Each Camp lasts 1 week M-F
9:00 a.m. – 12 noon/ 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
$205 for Half-Day/ $320 for Full-Day.
Early drop-off and late pick-up options available.
cordovanartschool.com
512-275-4040

Through September 30
Williamson County Jester Annex Art Exhibit
1801 Old Settlers Blvd., Round Rock
FREE, 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
roundrockarts.org
512-218-7099

Through September
Gallery Off the Square, Framers’ Art Gallery
Monthly art exhibits
610 South Main Street, Georgetown
wcartguild.org

August 3
1st Thursday Opening Night Art Reception
Opening Night Reception:  5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
ArtSpace, 231 East Main, Suite 160, Round Rock
FREE, Tuesday – Saturday:  11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
roundrockarts.org
512-218-7099

August 5
Round Rock Market Days
Crafts and Vendors
Main Street Productions, Sherri Arrington
Centennial Plaza, 301 West Bagdad, Round Rock
FREE, 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
mainstreetproductionsrr.com
mainstreetproductionsrr@gmail.com 

August 20
Downtown Car Show
City of Round Rock, Officer John Rowe
Centennial Plaza, 301 West Bagdad, Round Rock
FREE, 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
downtownroundrocktexas.com
512-218-3260