Monday, January 31, 2011
Tuesday, January 25, 2011
132 W. State St, Athens, OH 45701
Anyone who has a spinning wheel or drop spindle that wants to join in the fiber fun. We will also have demonstrations and people willing to help if you want to learn. We will also be offering demonstrations in dyeing, needle felting, knitting and crochet help for those who wish to learn in some of the later sessions. B.Y.O.F. (bring your own fiber). FREE!
Please contact Nancy with questions
Sunday: Athens-based Ohio music and arts organization Aquabear Legion will be holding its annual Pancake Breakfast at ARTS/West (132 W. State Street in Athens) on Sunday, January 30th from 1pm-4pm. Aquabear is working with Snowville Creamery, Donkey Coffee, and Shagbark Mill so that people can support local music while eating local food! There will also be bacon upgrades available for a small donation. Money raised at the event will go to Aquabear Legion to help them continue their programming and work throughout the year and will help with the organization's initial non-profit filing costs. The event will also feature Tim Peacock and Matt McElroy spinning 78 rpm records all afternoon long. $5.00
Since 2004, Aquabear Legion has worked with over 150 bands from around the state of Ohio, along with dozens of artists and filmmakers. Aquabear Legion works to promote Ohio music and art through its website (www.aquabearlegion.com), releasing compilations (the 9th one due out this Spring), and by putting on shows and events like the 5th annual Aquabear County Fair which will be held March 3-6, 2011 in Athens.
Thursday, January 20, 2011
- 78's records spinning all afternoon thanks to Tim Peacock & Matt McElroy!
- Bacon upgrades! (and maybe another bacon happy hour...)
- ONLY 5 BUCKS!
The Aquabear Legion is an Athens-based Ohio music and art collective. Since 2004, we have worked with over 150 Ohio bands presenting shows and events, putting out compilations, and promoting Ohio music through our website. We are currently finishing our paperwork to become a non-profit organization, preparing our 8th compilation, and setting up our 5th annual Aquabear County Fair (March 3-6 in Athens). Find out more at www.aquabearlegion.com and check out the facebook event page HERE Thanks!
Monday, January 10, 2011
The Missoula Oblongata presents CLAMLUMP 1/15/11, 8:00 pm
Clamlump, the Missoula Oblongata's new touring production promises the awe of misunderstanding, the privacy of laughter, and a sky dark with feathers. The Missoula Oblongata presents Clamlump, the company's latest full-size touring play. This one is of course complete with an original score performed live by Travis Sehorn (pebble light) and all of the puppetry, animated junk, and densely layered language that they've become known for.
Thursday, January 06, 2011
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.
Following Front and Center the Corporation for the Performing Arts will be holding open call auditions for NOT WITHOUT OUR WOMAN from 2-4. To schedule an audition or for more information please email artswestathens at gmail dot com.
Monday, January 03, 2011
The Corporation for the Performing Arts will be holding open auditions for a reading of a new musical NOT WITHOUT OUR WOMEN by Caroline Altman, Andrew Black, Patricia Milton.
The Corporation for the Performing Arts in partnership with ARTS/West, 132 W. State St., Athens, OH will hold open auditions for a reading of a new musical: NOT WITHOUT OUR WOMEN on January 8, 2010 from 2:00-4:00pm.
On March 13, 2011, The Corporation for the Performing Arts will partner with ARTS/West to present a reading of the new musical: NOT WITHOUT OUR WOMEN. Book by Andrew Black and Patricia Milton, Music by Caroline Altman, Lyrics by Altman/Black/Milton. Auditions for the reading will be held at ARTS/West,
In the mid 1800s, the radical idea that women might vote, hold public office, or own property was unthinkable. This new musical, based upon real people and events, explores what happened when the
Auditionees should prep 32 bars each of two contrasting songs from standard musicals. Sides will be available from the script. Auditionees will be allotted 10 minutes for each audition. Accompanist will be provided, please bring sheet music in the appropriate key. Call backs will be held on January 9, 2011.
Requests for further information and requests to sign up should be addressed to Ashley Johnson; artswestathens at gmail dot com; 592-4315.
The mission of the Corporation for the Performing Arts is to include professional performing arts, and provide access to the professional level performing arts and artists in the South East Ohio Region.