Events include art exhibition, theater and musical performances – Oxford Observer

Richard K. James Ceramics and Sculpture Collection

“Detritus,” a collection of works by University of Miami Art Department faculty member Richard W. James, is on display in the Robert E. and Martha Hull Lee Gallery of the university’s Hiestand Galleries , 401 Maple St., through April 1. Galleries will be closed March 21-25, for Miami Spring Break.

The ceramicist and sculptor selected works for the exhibition from his stints as artist-in-residence at the Arrowmont School of the Arts and Crafts, The Archie Bray Foundation, his time as an assistant professor at Texas A&M-Corpus Christi and in Miami, where he joined the faculty. as an assistant professor in 2021.

A reception for the artist is scheduled from 4 to 5 p.m. on Tuesday, March 29.

Zak Morgan at the Magic Carpet Theater

The Oxford Community Arts Center hosts Grammy-nominated Zak Morgan for its Magic Carpet Theater performance series at 7 p.m. on Friday, March 18.

Zak Morgan performs at the Oxford Community Arts Center. Photo courtesy of CCOC

Magic Carpet shows are family shows for children in kindergarten through eighth grade.

Zak Morgan is known for his music and poems designed to make children laugh. He stops in Oxford to give family concerts all over the country. He released five discs and a DVD.

The event takes place in the Brant Ballroom at the Oxford Community Arts Center, 10 S. College Ave. Tickets are $7 for children 13 and older and $5 for children 12 and under.

Stuart Weber performs April 2 at the Oxford Community Arts Center

Stuart Weber. Photo courtesy of Oxford Community Arts Center

Classical guitarist and composer Stuart Weber performs at 8 p.m. Saturday, April 2 at the Oxford Community Arts Center, 10 S. College Ave.

Weber hails from the Northern Rocky Mountains and his music is inspired by the natural surroundings of the American West, bringing landscapes to life. “The Denver Post” called Weber a “western original” and “Textura Magazine” listed his “Pieces of the Road” as one of the top 10 EPs of 2020.

The show takes place in the Brant Ballroom. Tickets are free, but due to limited seating, a reservation is required.