Season Kick-off Event
at The Clarice

For the first time ever, The Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center at The University of Maryland is kicking off its season with four days of fun and frolic with the NextNOW Fest, this weekend from tonight, Thursday 9/11 through Sunday 9/14

Discover the next big thing in small, intimate and surprising environments: sonic massages, subway buskers, Terptastic jazz, deep theatre for your short attention span, dance mysteries, late-night art explosions, food frolics, an arts tailgate, and toast’ and then something curious’ and then’…

Most events are free….a few are ticketed or require free advance reservations.

There is also a special brunch on Sunday 9/14 where you can share a meal with UMD Symphony Orchestra musicians before they perform around the audience.  Tickets and info available here.