June 12, 2024

Chautauqua Makes Waves This Summer

Making Waves

Living history will be making waves at the College of Southern Maryland’s La Plata Campus for three days in July with three Chautauqua 2019 performances.

Chautauqua Brings Living History to CSM


The College of Southern Maryland will host the 2018 Chautauqua Series on July 10, 11, and 12, beginning at 6:45 each evening at the CSM Fine Arts Building theater at 8730 Mitchell Road in La Plata. The presentations are free.

WWI Remembered With Traveling Exhibit


It’s been 100 years since the US entered World War I, and the Southern Maryland Studies Center is taking the opportunity to honor the sacrifices of local soldiers who have risked their lives, as well as remember the WWI impact on this region.

July Events at CSM Campuses

lecture series

Kids’ and Teen College programs continue at the College of Southern Maryland in July. Also on the schedule of events for July 2017 are a concert on the Leonardtown Campus lawn and three nights of living history presentations at the La Plata Campus.

Chautauqua Brings Voices From WWI


Voices from World War I will speak at the annual Chautauqua series at the College of Southern Maryland La Plata Campus from July 11 to 13, 2017.

CSM Twilight Series Ends 10th Season


The 10th season of the College of Southern Maryland’s Twilight Performance Series has come to an end. For another year audiences were captivated by Chautauqua’s historical portrayals of 20th-century composer Duke Ellington, poet Gwendolyn Brooks, and novelist Ernest Hemingway, as well as musical and theatrical performances.

History Comes Alive at CSM’s Chautauqua

CSM Chautauqua

Chautauqua 2016 at the College of Southern Maryland’s La Plata campus includes interactive, family-friendly presentations July 12-14 on Duke Ellington, Gwendolyn Brooks, and Ernest Hemingway.