Tuesday, December 09, 2008

Angela Keslar

Pinocchio is up and running- and boy is it running! We started the school performances and you can catch the public performances this Friday, December 12. for tickets visit www.ovst.org

Before you do that be sure to come on out for Angela Keslar's Trunk Show this Thursday, December 11th at 5:00pm.

December 11, 2008, 5:00 p.m. Project Runway’s Angela Keslar at ARTS/West! You don’t want to miss this special event where designer Angela Keslar will display her latest clothing and accessory designs. Attendees will have the opportunity to meet Angela in person, ask questions about her season, view episodes from season 3, and purchase pieces from her collection. Some items will require special order, to be delivered in time for the holiday season. FREE!

December 12, 13 & 19, 20 at 7:30 p.m., December 13, 14 & 20 at 2 p.m.

Pinocchio opens for public performances Dec. 12 at ARTS/West. OVST takes a bit of the Italian Renaissance, adds a touch of Ringling Brothers and stirs them both into 21st century SE Ohio to create a wonderfully fun and physical show suitable for all ages. This Pinocchio leaves Disney far behind, yet your favorite characters are all still there: Geppetto, the Blue Fairy, a certain cricket, and the wooden puppet who wants to be a real boy, Pinocchio. They all come to life in this retelling of Carlo Collodi's classic tale written be award winning Ohio playwright, Kathryn Shultz Miller.

Pinocchio
will run for a total of 7 public performances: Dec 12, 13 and 19, 20 at 7:30 p.m. and Dec 13, 14 and 20 at 2:00 p.m. General admission ticket price is $10. Two children (under 18) are admitted FREE with each paid adult. Tickets are available at www.ovst.org or by calling 740-593-9696.

December 22-23, 7:00p.m. An annual tradition! The Studio For Young Actors presents A Christmas Carol

December 27th 8:00 p.m. Aquabear Live @ ARTS/West (the) Giants of Gender (NYC) www.myspace.com/thegiantsofgender and more. $4 admission.

FRONT & CENTER
a free music event for school age kids every third Saturday of each month (Sept.-May) at noon –1 pm. Second half of event is always an open stage for any kids, solo or group, to share instrumental or vocal music--if you choose.

Or just listen and enjoy!

December 20 TBA

January 17 Randy Shoup and the 8 AM Band, local popular musicians

February 21 Jane Palmer and company with African drumming

March 21 No meeting—Spring Break