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June 2018

Arts Splash Concert featuring Betsayda Machado

June 24 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Cottrell Amphitheater, One University Parkway 27268 + Google Map

In conjunction with the High Point Arts Council, we are pleased to welcome Betsayda Machado to HPU.   Betsayda Machado is the voice of Venezuela.  Raised in the small village of El Clavo in the region of Barlovento,  her recent rural recordings with lifelong friends Parranda El Clavo brought new attention to Venezuelan Afro-Soul genre: 'Tambor'.  A spirit-shaking percussion and voice fiesta, said to make dancers float. After their New York City debut in January 2017, New York Times' Jon…

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July 2018

Eastern Music Festival Pops Concert

July 16 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Hayworth Fine Arts Center, One University Parkway
High Point, 27268
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Eastern Music Festival, which was begun in 1961 in Greensboro, stands among the nation’s premier summer music educational programs and most imaginative performance festivals. For the 2018 season, EMF will over 60 performances in venues throughout the Triad such as Temple Emanuel, Greensboro’s First Presbyterian Church, Greensboro’s public libraries as well as concerts at Guilford College, UNC Greensboro, High Point University and Appalachian State University. EMF attracts artists, students and audiences from around the globe to Greensboro each summer during its…

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September 2018

4th Annual HPU Piano Competition: Funded by The Randall Thomas Johnson Trust

September 8 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Hayworth Fine Arts Center, One University Parkway
High Point, 27268
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The fourth annual High Point University Piano Competition funded by the Randall Thomas Johnson Trust will be held in the Hayworth Fine Arts Center.  Three finalists chosen from Youtube first round submissions will compete for cash prizes.  The first place winner will be invited back to campus to do a recital in 2019.  New this year is the addition of a Junior Competition open to North Carolina pre-college students. All events are free and open to the public.

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October 2018

Symphonic Band Concert

October 5 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Hayworth Fine Arts Center, One University Parkway
High Point, 27268
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Comprised of students from across campus, the HPU Wind Ensemble performs a wide variety of music at multiple concerts throughout the year.  This year's Fall Concert will feature the full ensemble, smaller chamber groups, traditional compositions and new, modern works. Please join us for an entertaining night of music. Open to the Public. No Tickets Required.

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Fall Percussion Ensemble Concert

October 27 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Hayworth Fine Arts Center, One University Parkway
High Point, 27268
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The Percussion Ensemble is a dynamic vehicle for sharing exciting new music from the 20th and 21st centuries. Under the direction of Dr. Danny Frye, the ensemble will perform culturally diverse works.  Open to the Public. No tickets required.

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November 2018

Opera Scenes

November 2 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Hayworth Fine Arts Center, One University Parkway
High Point, 27268
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Although opera is traditionally viewed as a European art form, U.S.-based composers have made significant contributions to the genre. Students enrolled in Opera Scenes (MUS 1360-01) will perform scenes from numerous operas.  Open to the Public. No Tickets Required.

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Holiday Choral Concert

November 30 @ 7:30 pm - December 1 @ 7:30 pm
Hayworth Fine Arts Center, One University Parkway
High Point, 27268

Our annual Holiday Choral Concert has become a popular event for the High Point community and this year will be the most exciting to date! The concert will be a festive evening of beloved holiday music. A full orchestra made up of students, faculty, and guests will accompany this concert. A limited number of complimentary tickets are available for the general public by contacting the HPU Campus Concierge at 336-841-4636 or concierge@highpoint.edu.

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December 2018

Holiday Symphonic Band Concert

December 3 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Hayworth Fine Arts Center, One University Parkway
High Point, 27268
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HPU Symphonic Band will present its annual Holiday Concert. Featuring traditional Christmas carols, multi-cultural works, and holiday favorites, this concert will start your holiday season right. Join us for a night of delightful music celebrating the Christmas season. No tickets required. Open to the public.

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North Carolina Symphony: Holiday Pops Concert

December 4 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Hayworth Fine Arts Center, One University Parkway
High Point, 27268
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This performance is supported by the Anne Kerr Walker Community Events Fund. Holiday Pops is a North Carolina Symphony tradition that is a favorite with audiences around the state. The festive concert showcases seasonal favorites and the always popular sing-a-longs. Founded by Lamar Stringfield in 1932, the North Carolina Symphony is a full-time, professional orchestra with 66 musicians under the artistic leadership of Music Director Grant Llewellyn. A limited number of complimentary tickets will be available by contacting Campus Concierge…

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Lessons and Carols

December 5 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Charles E. Hayworth Memorial Chapel, One University Parkway
High Point, 27268
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This special candlelight service is the final Chapel service of the fall semester, bringing the community together to remember and retell the Christmas story. The service will feature members of the university community reading scripture and music led by the Chapel Choir. The service is based on the traditional Festival of Lessons and Carols from King’s College, Cambridge, England. No tickets required. Open to the public.

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Community Christmas Celebration

December 13 @ 5:30 pm - December 14 @ 5:30 pm
Gene and Jane Kester International Promenade, One University Parkway
High Point, 27268
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High Point University invites neighbors and friends to experience the holiday season together by strolling down the festive Gene and Jane Kester International Promenade. Don't forget to take your complimentary photo with Santa as you enjoy Christmas music, beautiful decorations, hot chocolate, and more. No tickets required. Open to the public. Visit www.highpoint.edu/christmas or download the Community Christmas App for more information.

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March 2019

Greensboro Opera Presents Humperdinck’s Hansel and Gretel

March 1, 2019 @ 7:30 pm - March 3, 2019 @ 2:00 pm
Hayworth Fine Arts Center, One University Parkway
High Point, 27268
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Showtimes: Friday, March 1, 2019 at 7:30pm Sunday, March 3, 2019 at 2:00pm Under the artistic direction of Mr. David Holley, HPU is pleased to have the Greensboro Opera at the Hayworth Fine Arts Center for a timeless opera performance of Humperdinck’s Hansel and Gretel. A limited number of complimentary tickets will be available by contacting Campus Concierge at 336-841-4636 or concierge@highpoint.edu after January 14th.

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