ECC Cancels Summer Musical ‘GRITS’

June 8, 2020 2:08 pm Published by
This summer’s performance of “Grits: The Musical” at East Central College has been canceled. The musical was scheduled for July 23-26 in the John Anglin Performing Arts Center. According to Robyn Walter, ECC vice president of academic affairs, several factors led to the decision, including the health and safety of audience members, performers and staff… View Article

Theatre Department Modifies Plans for Summer Shows

May 20, 2020 9:39 am Published by
The East Central College Theatre Department is moving forward with tentative plans to present two summer productions — GRITS, and Church and State. A final decision regarding the shows will be made June 9 by ECC administrators. In the event the performances are held, the ECC Theatre Department is planning to modify seating, audience entry… View Article

ECC’s 9 to 5 the Musical Will Fly High

February 17, 2020 2:42 pm Published by
The East Central Theatre Department is making final run-throughs for 9-5 the Musical, with a high-flying treat for audiences. It is the first time that a performer will fly through the air on stage at the John Edson Anglin Performing Arts Center. Director Grace Austin said the cast is working with On the Fly Productions,… View Article

ECC Awarded National Endowment for the Arts Grant

August 9, 2019 8:01 am Published by
East Central College is proud to announce it has received an Arts Engagement in American Communities (AEAC) grant for second year in a row! The $10,000 matching grant from the National Endowment for the Arts will help support the annual concert series for the 2019-2020 school year. “We are proud to host world-renowned acts like… View Article

Help Support the Arts at East Central College

May 9, 2019 12:43 pm Published by
Each year, the East Central College Foundation’s Patrons of the Arts dedicates itself to providing much needed support for the local arts scene. “Our fine and performing arts programs and performances have become a cultural centerpiece for the community,” said Dr. Jon Bauer, president of East Central College. “Because of the generous support from the… View Article