Green Box Arts Festival offers weeks of music, dance, art, film in Colorado mountain town | Arts & Entertainment

Picture it: You and your favorite people exploring a sweet and shady tiny mountain town while being immersed in arts and culture.

You have only a short, 15-mile drive to make that vision a reality.

The Green Box Arts Festival is back in Green Mountain Falls, after the pandemic decimated most of its annual events last summer. And this year’s event clocks in at three weeks, much bigger than its heretofore 10-day schedule. There are dozens of activities to choose from, including arts camps for kids, concerts by The Reminders and Collective Groove, Sunday Sing-alongs with Colorado Springs Conservatory, ArtDesk

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Southport Plein Arts Festival to feature live music, art and more

SOUTHPORT, NC (WWAY) — More than 50 artists will be heading to Brunswick County to take part in the Southport Plein Air Festival this weekend.

Hosted by Up Your Arts and the City of Southport, the 2-day event is an outdoor painting festival.

“Artists come into town and literally paint the town including the landmarks and other things on canvas,” said Up Your Arts Organizer Ken Schnedetz.

The public will be able to walk around town and talk with artists while they’re painting.

The event kicks off Friday, June 18, at 3 p.m. featuring live music, art displays, painting demonstrations

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Coppell Arts Center sets opening weekend event – Cross Timbers Gazette | Southern Denton County | Flower Mound

Photo courtesy Coppell Arts Center and Grace Point Media

Coppell Arts Center — the multi-purpose state-of-the-art facility that will bring locally and nationally recognized music, dance, theater and visual arts performances and programs to North Texas — announced last week its official opening weekend celebration, “Takeoff: Arts and Music Festival,” has been scheduled for Sept. 9-12.

The festival will feature a headlining performance by Tony Award-winner Kristin Chenoweth, according to a news release from the CAC. Takeoff Festival will commence on Sept. 9 at 6 p.m. with an Art Sip & Stroll through Old Town Coppell that will conclude with

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Fitness Arts Center entertains with Irish dance in local, out-of-state venues – The Madison Record

MADISON – With COVID-19’s constraints drastically reduced, Fitness Arts Center has scheduled a wide range of classes and is planning for performances this fall in the art of Irish dancing.

Twelve years ago, owner Brandan Newman opened the studio. “When I moved here from out of state, I noticed there was a lack of anything to do with Irish dancing,” Newman said. “I had already been teaching for 10 years and had danced in a professional Irish dance company in Las Vegas when I was younger.”

“Opening my own dance school was a dream of mine. I was able to

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St. Tammany celebrating summer with music, arts and outside recreation | St. Tammany community news

MUSIC: More free live music scheduled from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. June 18 at the next Sunset at the Landing Concert at the Landing on Columbia Street. Entertainment to be announced. 

SEE THE LIGHT: “The Light” Invitational Art Exhibition will be on display at the Slidell Cultural Center in City Hall, 2055 Second St., through July 9. Audiences will experience light through the unique visions of exhibiting artists Christine Bandera, LaNelle Landry, Robert LaBranche and Martin Needom. Gallery hours are 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesdays through Fridays. Viewings are by appointment only. Same-day appointments are available. Call (985)

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Santa Barbara Museum of Art Unveils Renovated Galleries | Arts & Entertainment

Posted on June 12, 2021
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Rendering of Santa Barbara Museum of Art’s renovated Ludington Court by Kupiec Architects PC. (Courtesy SBMA)

Following a six-year, $50 million renovation, the Santa Barbara Museum of Art (SBMA) on Aug. 15 will host the grand re-opening of its renewed and expanded galleries.

Marking the museum’s 80th anniversary this year, the renovation of SBMA’s original 1912 building improves the gallery’s exhibition space, making it possible to show more of the 27,000-object permanent collection.

The renovation will also enhance visitor experience through improved flow through the museum; newly created galleries dedicated to contemporary

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