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It’s Abstract—with Sue Enos

Feb 07, 2023 5:30PM—8:30PM

Center for Visual Arts - 26100 Old 41 Road

Join us for a whole new experience! Explore the joy of your creativity. YOUR DESIGN, YOUR COLORS, this experience IS all about YOU! Sharing fun techniques and helpful hints, the instructor will show you how to create your vision on the canvas. At the end of the night you will leave with a completely unique…

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Compton & Bennett in A Cracker at the Ritz (SOLD OUT)

Feb 07, 2023 7:00PM

Center for Performing Arts, Moe Auditorium & Film Center - 10150 Bonita Beach Road

Satirists Compton & Bennett present their newest musical, A Cracker at the Ritz. Enjoy a 85-minute satirical roasting of all things Florida in song and sketch comedy. You’ll hear Snowbird Come and He Won’t Go Home, Swampland Scam, Migrant Worker Man and many more! Includes a 15-minute intermission. A Cracker at the Ritz is also being performed on: February…

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DEMO: CLAUDIA MENGEL, Abstract Painting & Mixed Media Techniques

Feb 06, 2023 3:00PM—5:00PM

Center for Performing Arts - 10150 Bonita Beach Road

With every creation, there is a new discovery, a new problem, a new solution. For artists with some experience in painting, we will focus on exploration using acrylic paints and various other mixed media materials. Examine the ins and outs of abstract painting and experiment with mediums; drawing materials, collage, oil sticks, canvas, paper and…

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Nightmare Alley

Feb 06, 2023 7:00PM

Center for Performing Arts, Moe Auditorium & Film Center - 10150 Bonita Beach Road

Starring Bradley Cooper & Cate Blanchett Based on the novel by Lindsay Gresham, this psychological thriller tells the story of a charming and ambitious carnival worker with a mysterious past who takes big risks to boost his career and ultimately reinvents himself as a psychic. Click Here to Watch Trailer General Admission is $10. Money-saving…

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Disney’s The Jungle Book KIDS

Feb 03, 2023—Feb 05, 2023

Center for Performing Arts, Hinman Auditorium - 10150 Bonita Beach Road

Youth Theatre Production February 3 – 5, 20237pm Friday, Feb. 37pm Saturday, Feb. 42pm Sunday, Feb. 6 For ages 5-11. No auditions required. Anyone who would like to be in the show will be allowed. Rehearsals beginning January 5—Tuesday & Thursday Evenings The jungle is jumpin’ with a jazzy beat in Disney’s The Jungle Book…

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MARY PARKMAN, Expressive Florals 1

Feb 02, 2023 9:00AM—Feb 04, 2023 3:30PM

Center for Performing Arts - 10150 Bonita Beach Road

Expressive Florals 1 Instructor: Mary Parkman Medium: Acrylics Level: All with experience Florals are one of the most sought after painting styles for many designers. Mary Parkman starts this workshop with a variety of drawing exercises, stressing the simplification of shape, understanding of value, and the incorporation of structure in our compositions. Next, we delve…

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OMB! Open Mic Bonita

Feb 02, 2023 7:00PM

Center for Performing Arts, Moe Auditorium & Film Center - 10150 Bonita Beach Road

  Musicians, songwriters, poets, performance artists, authors, stand-up comedians …we want YOU! Each performer will get five minutes of stage time to share their talents with our audience. The event is free for performers. Call 239.495.8989 to reserve a spot to perform!

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Lunch & Lecture: Surrealism – Dada, Dreams and Dali

Feb 01, 2023 12:00PM—1:30PM

Center for Performing Arts, Moe Auditorium & Film Center - 10150 Bonita Beach Road

with Kira Van Sickle In the aftermath of World War I, a cultural movement developed in Europe in which artists found power in dreams, the unconscious, the magic and mystery in the unconventional, and the theories of Sigmund Freud. There is plenty of symbolism, illogical juxtapositions and distortions to unpack, but there is a rich…

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Glazing—Raku & You

Jan 30, 2023 5:30PM—8:30PM

Center for Visual Arts - 26100 Old 41 Road

Raku is a centuries old pottery glazing and firing process. The technique produces a lustrous, often metallic, finish. Raku & You is an evening devoted to this ancient process. Attendees choose from a number of bisque fired pots and are introduced to the history of Raku while applying glaze to their pot in their own…

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Respect

Jan 30, 2023 7:00PM

Center for Performing Arts, Moe Auditorium & Film Center - 10150 Bonita Beach Road

The film follows the first two decades of Aretha Franklin’s life, from being born as a musical prodigy in an affluent African-American family, the repercussions of losing her mother at age 10 to her arduous rise to international musical stardom, while enduring an abusive marriage, ultimately concluding with the recording of her influential live album…

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Glass Blowing—Witches Ball

Jan 28, 2023 1:00PM—3:30PM

Art Glass by Mathews - 5309 Shirley Street, #7, Naples, FL 34109

Please Note: This class takes place off-campus at: Art Glass by Mathews – 5309 Shirley Street, #7, Naples, FL 34109 Each student will work side by side from start to finish with Ray Mathews, creating their own blown glass Witches Ball. Students will work with traditional glass blowers tools and will choose their own colors.…

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Victor Wainwright & The Train

Jan 27, 2023 7:30PM

Center for Performing Arts, Hinman Auditorium - 10150 Bonita Beach Road

Though his career began over a decade ago with genuine rock n’ roll honky-tonk, Wainwright has broadened his artistic scope over the years to include music representing virtually every corner of the roots music world. His insatiable interest in music discovery, sheer love for entertaining and curiosity have led him all around the world, and…

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Glass Blowing for Couples—2 Drinking Glasses

Jan 27, 2023 6:00PM—8:00PM

Art Glass by Mathews - 5309 Shirley Street, #7, Naples, FL 34109

Please Note: This event takes place off-campus at: Art Glass by Mathews – 5309 Shirley Street, #7, Naples, FL 34109 Fee per couple. Each student will work side by side from start to finish with Ray Mathews creating beautiful drinking glasses, working with traditional glass blowers tools. Students will choose their own colors. The only…

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Mosaics Tonight

Jan 26, 2023 5:30PM—8:30PM

Center for Visual Arts - 26100 Old 41 Road

Here’s your chance to create a beautiful Mosaic artwork in one night! After enjoying a light dinner and wine, choose from beautiful images provided or create your own. The fun begins as you select gorgeous glass pieces and learn the ancient Mosaic technique that will bring your image to life!  We provide the glass, materials,…

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DIANE PIKE, Abstracting the Landscape Inside Out

Jan 24, 2023 9:30AM—Jan 27, 2023 4:00PM

Center for Performing Arts - 10150 Bonita Beach Road

Abstracting the Landscape Inside Out Instructor: Diane Pike Level: All with experience Medium: Oil (acrylic, pastel, watercolor welcome) Demo: Monday, Jan 23, 3-5pm (included in workshop tuition) There are many ways to paint the landscapes that Mother Nature gives us—from painting the pristine, or “pure nature,” to looking past the obvious and searching for the…

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Creative Collage

Jan 24, 2023 5:30PM—8:30PM

Center for Visual Arts - 26100 Old 41 Road

Let your imagination take off with this incredibly fun project! Build a collage using images we provide to spur your creative juices or come with your own ideas. We’ll have all the items needed to help you make a totally unique artwork. A large variety of papers, strings, dots, stencils, tissue, a canvas, paint, brushes,…

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Compton & Bennett in A Cracker at the Ritz

Jan 24, 2023 7:00PM

Center for Performing Arts, Moe Auditorium & Film Center - 10150 Bonita Beach Road

Satirists Compton & Bennett present their newest musical, A Cracker at the Ritz. Enjoy a 85-minute satirical roasting of all things Florida in song and sketch comedy. You’ll hear Snowbird Come and He Won’t Go Home, Swampland Scam, Migrant Worker Man and many more! Includes a 15-minute intermission. A Cracker at the Ritz is also being performed on: February…

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DEMO: DIANE PIKE, Abstracting the Landscape Inside Out

Jan 23, 2023 3:00PM—5:00PM

Center for Performing Arts - 10150 Bonita Beach Road

There are many ways to paint the landscapes that Mother Nature gives us—from painting the pristine, or “pure nature”, to looking past the obvious and searching for the abstracted shapes of color that light and shadow bring to this painting dance. This workshop is about learning how to let go of your expectations, prejudices and…

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Glazing—Great Bowls of Fire

Jan 23, 2023 5:30PM—8:30PM

Center for Visual Arts - 26100 Old 41 Road

Use brilliantly colored glazes, stamp, or slip trail designs on a beautiful hand thrown ceramic bowl of your choosing. Techniques will be explained and demonstrated while you enjoy some food and drink and then off you go! Let your creativity flow and create a unique functionable bowl. Fired bowls can be picked up the following…

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Karmalink

Jan 23, 2023 7:00PM

Center for Performing Arts, Moe Auditorium & Film Center - 10150 Bonita Beach Road

In this Buddhist sci-fi mystery set in near-future Phnom Penh, a young Cambodian detective untangles a link between her friend’s past-life dreams of a lost gold artifact and a neuroscientist’s determination to attain digital enlightenment. —imdb.com Click Here to Watch Trailer General Admission is $10. Money-savings ticket packages are available.

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Empire Trio: Bravissimo Broadway

Jan 21, 2023 7:30PM

Center for Performing Arts, Hinman Auditorium - 10150 Bonita Beach Road

  EMPIRE TRIO’s show, Bravissimo Broadway, combines classic show tunes from the most beloved Broadway musicals, with their own breathtaking and unique arrangements. The performance includes highlights from shows such as Les Misérables, West Side Story, and Phantom of the Opera, mixed with outstanding original arrangements, such as the hauntingly beautiful Edelweiss from The Sound…

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Printmaking—Botanical Art

Jan 19, 2023 5:30PM—8:30PM

Center for Visual Arts - 26100 Old 41 Road

Create unique botanical prints! Bring in anything botanical, images of flowers, plants, vegetables, bugs, birds, etc. Create an image on a 4”x6” linoleum block using transfer paper. It can be abstract, imaginary or realistic. The instructor will demo how to use tools, roll ink, use the press and print by hand. You will also learn…

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Lunch & Lecture: Fractured Power with Author Stephen McGuire

Jan 18, 2023 12:00PM—1:30PM

Center for Performing Arts, Moe Auditorium & Film Center - 10150 Bonita Beach Road

Stephen McGuire’s second political thriller Fractured Power is a dark and haunting psychological thriller about Aiden Fletcher; a young man from humble origins. Fletcher uses his extraordinary ambition and devious ingenuity to fulfill his destiny and reach the pinnacle of power in Washington, DC. As a newly elected District Attorney whose office investigates a rash…

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SUSAN BLACKWOOD, Let It Flow: The Wet Look in Watercolors

Jan 17, 2023 9:30AM—Jan 19, 2023 4:00PM

Center for Performing Arts 10150 Bonita Beach Road

Let it Flow: The Wet Look in Watercolors Instructor: Susan Blackwood Level: All Medium: Watercolor Demo: Monday, Jan 16, 3-5pm (included in workshop tuition) In this workshop we will explore Reflections, Moving Water and Waterfalls through watercolors; everything from rushing water to water drops. I will also show you simple paths for successful paintings—I call…

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Fused Glass—Tree of Life

Jan 17, 2023 5:30PM—8:30PM

Center for Visual Arts - 26100 Old 41 Road

Have a bite of dinner, sip a glass of wine, mingle with other adventurous people and create your own fused glass tree of life—all in one fun night out! Trace the outline of your tree and choose colorful glass to complete the design. No experience needed. Share this fun art adventure with friends. Fee includes…

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MORLEY GREENBERG, Intro to Brush-On Glazing

Jan 17, 2023 1:00PM—3:00PM

Center for Visual Arts - 26100 Old 41 Road

Intro to Brush-On Glazing Instructor: Morley Greenberg Medium: Clay/Glaze Level: All This demonstration workshop aims to introduce potters to brush-on glazes. We begin with a brief introduction to the nature of glaze and types of glazes, followed by the preparation of works for glazing and tools for the process. The primary focus will be on…

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Donna Stronger Than Pretty

Jan 16, 2023 7:00PM

Center for Performing Arts, Moe Auditorium & Film Center - 10150 Bonita Beach Road

A young mother’s “American Dream” turns into a living nightmare, until she finds the inner strength to listen to a voice she hadn’t heard before: her own.  —imdb.com Click Here to Watch Trailer General Admission is $10. Money-savings ticket packages are available.

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Monroe Crossing—Classic Bluegrass

Jan 14, 2023 7:30PM

Center for Performing Arts, Hinman Auditorium - 10150 Bonita Beach Road

  Monroe Crossing performs an electrifying blend of classic bluegrass, bluegrass gospel, original bluegrass and some surprising selections outside the bluegrass genre. Named in honor of Bill Monroe, the Father of Bluegrass Music, Monroe Crossing’s superb musicianship and on-stage rapport have entertained audiences throughout the United States, Canada and Europe. For over 20 years this…

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Workshop: How to Make a Successful 10-Minute Play

Jan 14, 2023 10:00AM—6:00PM

Center for Performing Arts - 10150 Bonita Beach Road

Workshop: How to Make a Successful 10-Minute Play Saturday, January 14, 2023; 10am – 6pm Instructor: Frank Blocker, Film & Theatre Director, member of Dramatists’ Guild, SAG-AFTRA, and Actors’ Equity. The goal is that each student leaves the class with a first draft (at least) of a work created during the workshop. Learn the key…

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Intro to Glass Beadmaking & Embellishments – Berry (BER011323)

Jan 13, 2023 9:30AM—Feb 03, 2023 12:30PM

Center for Visual Arts - 26100 Old 41 Road

This course will teach the technique of manipulating glass rods in a flame to make beads and beautiful embellishments that can be used in various glass projects. All supplies included in tuition fee. Check Supply List online for further info. Supply List 5 Fridays, 01/13/23 – 02/03/23

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SHIRLEY BLAKE, Charcoal Pouring

Jan 13, 2023 9:30AM—2:00PM

Center for Visual Arts - 26100 Old 41 Road

Charcoal Pouring Instructor: Shirley Blake Medium: Charcoal / Watercolor Level: All Join in the fun of an unusual beginning for your painting. You’ll use powdered charcoal in a free-spirited pour with water for a base. You will further your painting with realistic or abstract shapes in watercolor, acrylic or pastel. There will be a 30…

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Staged Reading Series

Jan 13, 2023 7:30PM

Center for Performing Arts, Moe Auditorium & Film Center - 10150 Bonita Beach Road

  Staged Readings give audiences the chance to compare and contrast different styles, and to see actors stretch into roles they might not otherwise get to play. Staged Readings feature excerpts from some of the best playwrights in the English-speaking world—including Comedy, Tragedy, Sci-Fi and more.

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Learn Abstract Painting with Acrylics – Apperlo (APP011123)

Jan 11, 2023 1:00PM—Feb 01, 2023 4:00PM

Center for Visual Arts - 26100 Old 41 Road

Have you ever had an interest in abstract painting? Would you like to paint with more freedom or feeling? This inspiring class with instructor Mila Apperlo concentrates on composition, techniques, form, texture and color. Students will develop their own artistic vision, find inspiration in both nature and light and learn new techniques using acrylic paints.…

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Colorful Coiled Wool Baskets – Dunnigan (DUN011123)

Jan 11, 2023 9:00AM—Feb 01, 2023 12:00PM

Center for Visual Arts - 26100 Old 41 Road

Learn how to create coiled baskets using a variety of materials including Raffia, Wool Roving and Fibers. After learning the basic technique, students will be encouraged to experiment with materials and structure to create their own unique vessels. Supply List 4 Wednesdays, 01/11/23 – 02/01/23

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WILLIAM A SCHNEIDER, Sensitive Portraits & Figures

Jan 10, 2023 9:30AM—Jan 12, 2023 4:00PM

Center for Performing Arts - 10150 Bonita Beach Road

Sensitive Portraits & Figures Instructor: William A. Schneider Demo: Monday, Jan 9, 5-8pm (included in workshop tuition) What makes the work of masters like Nicolai Fechin, John Singer Sargent, and Anders Zorn so powerful?  In most cases it’s not what they put in, but rather what they chose to leave out. This three-day workshop is…

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Intermediate Watercolor 1 – Bachofner (BAC011023-1)

Jan 10, 2023 9:00AM—Feb 07, 2023 12:00PM

Center for Visual Arts - 26100 Old 41 Road

For students moving to the intermediate level, expand the techniques of watercolor and continue to explore color mixing and application with Linda Bachofner. Demos will enable you to understand how to build the painting and assistance will be available throughout the class time. Enjoy the thrill of watercolor! Supply List 5 Tuesdays, 01/10/23 – 02/07/23

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Intermediate Watercolor 2 – Bachofner (BAC011023-2)

Jan 10, 2023 1:00PM—Feb 07, 2023 4:00PM

Center for Visual Arts - 26100 Old 41 Road

Expand your watercolor skills and knowledge as you develop a painting under the instruction of Linda Bachofner. Demos will be given throughout the process, then step by step we will build our paintings. Material research of the “Tried and True” will be discussed. Assistance available throughout the class time. Enjoy the thrill of watercolor! Supply…

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Intro to Acrylics – Julian (JUL011023)

Jan 10, 2023 9:00AM—Feb 07, 2023 12:00PM

Center for Visual Arts - 26100 Old 41 Road

This is a follow along class giving you the basics of acrylic painting. Dee Julian leads you through exercises in mixing colors, blending, drawing and shading. Class includes information on materials/supplies used in acrylic painting. Level: All Supply List 5 Tuesdays, 01/10/23 – 02/07/23

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Mastering the Wheel – Kravec (KRA011023)

Jan 10, 2023 6:00PM—Feb 07, 2023 9:00PM

Center for Visual Arts - 26100 Old 41 Road

You’ll get hooked! As a unique fluid rotating tool, the potter’s wheel fascinates its user. Learn basic wheel throwing techniques for making a variety of clay vessels under the instruction of Steve Kravec. $58 clay glaze firing fee. Supply List 5 Tuesdays, 01/10/23 – 02/07/23

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Slab to FAB – Lawson (LAW011023)

Jan 10, 2023 9:00AM—Feb 07, 2023 12:00PM

Center for Visual Arts - 26100 Old 41 Road

Learn how to create wonderful functional and non-functional clay work using the slab roller and hand-building, under the instruction of Sandy Lawson. The possibilities are endless! This is a fun class for beginners but anyone is welcome! $58 clay glaze firing fee. Supply List 5 Tuesdays, 01/10/23 – 02/07/23

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It’s Abstract—with Cindy Lewis

Jan 10, 2023 5:30PM—8:30PM

Center for Visual Arts - 26100 Old 41 Road

Join us for a whole new experience! Explore the joy of your creativity. YOUR DESIGN, YOUR COLORS, this experience IS all about YOU! Sharing fun techniques and helpful hints, the instructor will show you how to create your vision on the canvas. At the end of the night you will leave with a completely unique…

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Colored Pencil Painting – Sholler (SHO011023)

Jan 10, 2023 1:00PM—Feb 07, 2023 4:00PM

Center for Visual Arts - 26100 Old 41 Road

Create masterful, vibrant colored pencil paintings layer by layer under the instruction of Ruthe Sholler.  Level: Intermediate/Advanced Supply List 5 Tuesdays, 01/10/23 – 02/07/23

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Beginning Watercolor – Krchmar (KRC011023)

Jan 10, 2023 9:00AM—Feb 07, 2023 12:00PM

Center for Visual Arts - 26100 Old 41 Road

This beginning watercolor class is both an introduction to watercolor techniques and an opportunity to delve into processes which will help you explore and develop your own creativity. Choosing subject material, painting styles, sketching, journaling, tools, techniques, lighting and capturing movement are some of the topics addressed in this exploratory introduction to watercolor. Instructor: Sunny…

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Mandalas – Otis (OTS011023)

Jan 10, 2023 1:00PM—Feb 07, 2023 4:00PM

Center for Visual Arts - 26100 Old 41 Road

Learn how to create the beautiful symmetry of Mandalas. These geometric designs have a very calming effect as you work on them. This class begins with a simple symmetrical design using monochromatic colors. You will learn how to build upon your design through the use of color and dot size. Demonstrations will be given to…

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Compton & Bennett in A Cracker at the Ritz

Jan 10, 2023 7:00PM

Center for Performing Arts, Moe Auditorium & Film Center - 10150 Bonita Beach Road

Satirists Compton & Bennett present their newest musical, A Cracker at the Ritz. Enjoy a 85-minute satirical roasting of all things Florida in song and sketch comedy. You’ll hear Snowbird Come and He Won’t Go Home, Swampland Scam, Migrant Worker Man and many more! Includes a 15-minute intermission. A Cracker at the Ritz is also being performed on:…

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Abstraction with Mixed Media – Unwin (UNW011023)

Jan 10, 2023 1:00PM—Feb 07, 2023 4:00PM

Center for Visual Arts - 26100 Old 41 Road

Let’s leave reality and experiment with acrylic paints and texture. Learn about gels, pouring medium, tissue paper, acrylic skins and other materials to make your paintings unique under the instruction of Jennifer Unwin. Demos & group critiques will give you the confidence to create fearlessly and enjoy the creative process. Level: All with experience Supply…

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Adult Ballet – Engle (ENG011023)

Jan 10, 2023 9:00AM—Feb 07, 2023 10:00AM

Center for Performing Arts, Moe Auditorium & Film Center - 10150 Bonita Beach Road

Whether  you  are  a  rank  beginner  or  a  little  rusty  since  your  last  class, this  is  for  you!  Key elements of classical ballet will encompass balance, grace and musicality skills while building strength, coordination and endurance. Additional levels may be added as enrollment permits. What to wear? Ideally, the traditional leotard, tights and soft ballet…

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DEMO: WILLIAM A. SCHNEIDER, Sensitive Portraits & Figures

Jan 09, 2023 5:00PM—8:00PM

Center for Performing Arts - 10150 Bonita Beach Road

What makes the work of masters like Nicolai Fechin, John Singer Sargent, and Anders Zorn so powerful?  In most cases it’s not what they put in, but rather what they chose to leave out. This three-day workshop is for oil, pastel, or drawing media artists who are intermediate or higher. You will learn: •  Power…

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Calligraphy – Beaver (JBE010923)

Jan 09, 2023 9:00AM—Feb 06, 2023 11:00AM

Center for Visual Arts - 26100 Old 41 Road

Calligraphy is a learned art form.  Anyone can learn with instruction and practice.  Students will become familiar with use of a broad-edged pen nib and will learn two beautiful alphabets, Roman and Bookhand.  Instructor Jean Beaver will show examples of calligraphy usage. $25 Fee to Instructor. Level: All Supply List 5 Mondays, 01/09/23 – 02/06/23

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Experience Abstract Painting – Blake (BLA010923)

Jan 09, 2023 1:00PM—Feb 06, 2023 4:00PM

Center for Visual Arts - 26100 Old 41 Road

Use the elements of design, color and composition to guide your process of painting an abstract.  Each class, under the instruction of Shirley Blake, shows an exercise to help you determine your process. Take your work to a higher level by venturing into abstraction. References are available from the instructor as well as demos and…

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Figure Study – Monitor (FIG010923)

Jan 09, 2023 1:00PM—Feb 06, 2023 4:00PM

Center for Performing Arts - 10150 Bonita Beach Road

No instructor/monitor only – Work from life in this Figure Study class with the medium of your choice. Models are clothed or nude, either long or short pose, pending artists wishes. Drop-ins welcome. Drop in: $35 mem / $39 non-mem 5 Mondays, 01/09/23 – 02/06/23

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Beadweaving – Ellis (ELL010923)

Jan 09, 2023 1:00PM—Feb 06, 2023 4:00PM

Center for Visual Arts - 26100 Old 41 Road

Level: All This five week session is for beginners as well as those with bead weaving experience.  Learn the foundational bead weaving stitches necessary for developing beaded jewelry pieces and more under the instruction of Barbara Ellis. Supply Fee as needed. Supply List 5 Mondays, 01/09/23 – 02/06/23

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Paint Pouring for Beginners – Henry (HEN010923)

Jan 09, 2023 9:00AM—Feb 06, 2023 12:00PM

Center for Visual Arts - 26100 Old 41 Road

Paint Pouring for Beginners will teach you how to make fluid art! Maggie Henry will walk you through the steps to pour your own incredible abstract art. Each week you will explore different methods of paint pouring. This technique is a fun and exciting way to create your own artwork without boundaries; this is a…

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Intro to Metal – Kravec (KRA010923)

Jan 09, 2023 9:00AM—Feb 06, 2023 12:00PM

Center for Visual Arts - 26100 Old 41 Road

This course is a combination of lectures, demonstrations and hands-on experience. Students are introduced to the basic use of tools and techniques for fabrication of metals under the instruction of Steve Kravec. The basic techniques of cutting, forming, joining and finishing metal are covered. All students create physical samples demonstrating various techniques. Supply List 5…

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Extreme Functional Pottery – Lawson (LAW010923-1)

Jan 09, 2023 9:00AM—Feb 06, 2023 12:00PM

Center for Visual Arts - 26100 Old 41 Road

Level: All Hand builders and wheel throwers unite to design and create fun inventive table wear under the instruction of Sandy Lawson. Serving dishes, berry bowls, chip n dips, pitchers and flower vases. Combine hand built and wheel thrown pieces, cut pots apart and reassemble, add funky feet, handles, lugs and lids. $58 clay glaze…

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Personal Pathways – Lawson (LAW010923-2)

Jan 09, 2023 1:00PM—Feb 06, 2023 4:00PM

Center for Visual Arts - 26100 Old 41 Road

Level: All with experience (not for beginning wheel throwers) Pursue and explore your own ideas with the instructional guidance of Sandy Lawson to achieve your individual goals in wheel throwing or hand building. Alter or combine different techniques to create something that is uniquely you. $58 clay glaze firing fee. Supply List 5 Mondays, 01/09/23…

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Independent Study: Fused Glass – Berry (BER010923)

Jan 09, 2023 1:00PM—Feb 06, 2023 4:00PM

Center for Visual Arts - 26100 Old 41 Road

This glass fusing class is for all levels. The instructor, Susan Berry, will work individually with students on projects appropriate for their skills. Glass & firing fees are extra. Supply List 5 Mondays, 01/09/23 – 02/06/23

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Beginning Landscapes: Acrylic & Oil – Wilson (WIL010923)

Jan 09, 2023 9:00AM—Feb 06, 2023 12:00PM

Center for Visual Arts - 26100 Old 41 Road

Learn the basics of acrylics & oils and techniques of the brushes and tools you will use under the instruction of Toni Wilson.  Build your skills and confidence in color mixing, blending and shading. You will also learn the elements of composition to help you create successful landscapes. Supply List 5 Mondays, 01/09/23 – 02/06/23

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Hallelujah: Leonard Cohen, A Journey, A Song (Documentary)

Jan 09, 2023 7:00PM

Center for Performing Arts, Moe Auditorium & Film Center - 10150 Bonita Beach Road

HALLELUJAH: Leonard Cohen, A Journey, A Song is a definitive exploration of singer-songwriter Leonard Cohen as seen through the prism of his internationally renowned hymn, Hallelujah. This feature-length documentary weaves together three creative strands: The songwriter and his times. The song’s dramatic journey from record label reject to chart-topping hit. And moving testimonies from major recording…

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Intro to Stone Carving – Mertens (MER010723)

Jan 07, 2023 9:00AM—12:00PM

Center for Visual Arts - 26100 Old 41 Road

Level: All This pre-requisite session will give you all the information needed to enter the exciting world of stone carving. Learn about the tools you will need, types of stones, how to design your stone, important safety issues and what it will take to complete your project with the instruction of Terrie Mertens. Saturday, 01/07/23

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Intro to Glass Fusing Pre-requisite – Rouleau (ROU010723)

Jan 07, 2023 9:00AM—12:00PM

Center for Visual Arts - 26100 Old 41 Road

This pre-requisite session will give you elementary knowledge of kiln formed glass while creating your own exciting fused and slumped glass pieces under the instruction of Sheri Rouleau. Fundamental fusing terminology, technology and principles will be covered, along with a studio tour to familiarize you with all the equipment and materials available to you. Please…

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ODYSSEY ROAD: A Tribute to JOURNEY

Jan 06, 2023 7:30PM

Center for Performing Arts, Hinman Auditorium - 10150 Bonita Beach Road

As Journey super fans, this five-piece powerhouse vocal quintet perfectly captures the supergroup’s legendary music and style. Their extreme fandom gives them the passion, and their vocal chops and musicianship give them the ability to perform Journey material with the feel and energy that would have the most loyal fans begging for more. As one…

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