On October 26th 2017, Music Cities Convention will be heading to the birthplace of rock 'n' roll and the home of the Blues, Memphis, Tennessee.
The schedule for the event is:
Wednesday 25th October 2017
6:00-9:00pm - Opening reception at the Stax Museum of American Soul Music and the Memphis Slim Collaboratory
Thursday 26th October 2017
9:15-10:00am - Registration
10:00-5:50pm - Conference
5:50-7:30pm - Reception
Friday 27th October 2017
10:00am-2:00pm - Roundtable Sessions presented by Music Cities Network
7:00pm - Memphis Music Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony
You can see the online schedule here: http://www.musiccitiesconvention.com/schedule/
And you can see the latest speakers here: http://www.musiccitiesconvention.com/speakers-memphis/
Music Cities Memphis is presented by Music Export Memphis Memphis Music Initiative and Sound Diplomacy.
Halloran Centre for Performing Arts and Education
The Orpheum Theatre's performing arts programs for students, teachers and families currently serve 70,000 annually. With the new state-of-the-art Halloran Centre, the Orpheum will be able to reach thousands more.
Totaling over 39,000 square feet of space, the new Centre will provide ample classroom space for a wide range of classes and workshops, a large multi-use rehearsal hall, a state-of-the-art stage and a 361-seat theatre — allowing the Orpheum to present more musicals, concerts, family programs, and multicultural events.