September 30

Pandemic and Post-Pandemic Challenges for Latinx Across the Borders

Dr. Ferreira will analyze the unique challenges that the COVID-19 pandemic has posed for Latinx across the borders. 


Shows & Events

October 19

Healing Through the Arts: A Conversation with LGBTQ+ Artists in Hampton Roads

Casey Butler (he/she/they), Community Engagement Coordinator for the LGBT Life Center, will lead an engaging talk with local LGBTQ+ artists.

October 26

Clay Jenkinson on the Native American Photography of Edward S. Curtis: Art, Advocacy, Appropriation and the Myth of the Vanishing Indian

Humanities scholar Clay Jenkinson will discuss the thirty-year photographic odyssey of Edward S. Curtis (1868-1952).

November 18

Poetry from the Pandemic

For information about submitting poetry for this event, please e-mail

“We are less lonely when we connect. Art is connection.”

- Nikki Giovanni

History of the Roper Theater

The TCC Jeanne and George Roper Performing Arts Center occupies the former Loews State Theater building in the revitalized downtown Norfolk, Virginia. Originally built in elegant style in 1926, TCC lovingly restored this former movie and Vaudeville palace as a state-of-the-art performance venue.

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