Submit your Nominations
The 2010 Creative Community
Awards nomination forms are now
The Third Annual
Creative Collaborative Conference will be presented on Thursday, March 25,
2010 at the Cape Codder Resort and Spa, 1225 Iyannough Road, Hyannis.Please
send the Arts Foundation of Cape Cod your nominees for the 2010 recipients of
the Creative Community Awards for:
- Arts Educator of the Year
- Community Leadership in support of the Arts
- Collaborative Arts Project of the Year
submit your nominations please visit:
or contact the Arts Foundation of Cape Cod at 508-362-0066 or email email@example.com.
Calling all Educators - Reserve Your Field Trip Now
Looking for a free, fun, enriching, and unique
art experience for your students this year? Join us for FIRST THINGS
FIRST this January at the Cotuit
Center for the Arts!
FIRST THINGS FIRST will feature the works
of more than fifty well-known Cape Cod artists, as they explore what is most important
to them. This unique, free exhibit will introduce kids to the work of
established artists from Cape Cod, while
encouraging their own creativity through engaging educational activities during
Keeping younger arts patrons in mind, artwork will be displayed
at a height of 4 feet throughout the exhibit - right at childrens' eye level -
and a docent will be assigned to each group that schedules a visit.
FIRST THINGS FIRST will be on display January 9 - February 6, 2010 at
the Cotuit Center for the Arts. Based on
advance bookings for school visits and the popularity of previously presented
exhibits, ROYGBIV, Self Portrait Cape Cod and When We Were
Younger, we anticipate high demand again in 2010. School visits will be
welcomed throughout the month-long exhibit, but availability is limited and
tends to fill up quickly, so please reserve your date as soon as possible to
For more information about the exhibit, or to schedule your group trip, please
email firstname.lastname@example.org, call 508-362-0066 ext. 13 or visit www.artsfoundation.org/first-things-first.
Note: All scheduling of student group visits and
any additional information will be provided by the Arts Foundation of Cape Cod;
kindly do not contact the Cotuit
Center for the Arts for
information about the exhibit.
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Join the Arts Foundation of Cape Cod and fly free to Nantucket! Now, all new adult members of the Arts
Foundation of Cape Cod will receive a free, round-trip ticket from Hyannis to Nantucket from Cape Air!
Why become a member of the Arts Foundation of Cape Cod?
- Because the Arts contribute to the wonderful
quality of life on Cape Cod
- Because Arts and Culture are an essential part
of the Cape Cod economy
- Because I receive a free
round-trip ticket to Nantucket from Hyannis
on Cape Air with each new adult membership
- Because Arts Foundation of Cape Cod memberships
make wonderful gifts - and I could keep the Nantucket
Join online now as a member!
- Because the Arts Foundation of Cape Cod
celebrates, promotes, and supports the Arts year-round; they need and
deserve my assistance
|The Sandwich Glass
Museum: 7th Annual Fall Symposium
The Sandwich Glass Museum will host its 7th Annual Fall Symposium, November 13 - 14
, with Page to Page - Authors' Tales
The Symposium will feature talks from four accomplished and
diverse authors, Joan Kaiser, Kathryn Kleekamp, Elizabeth Moisan
and Megan Taylor Shockley. Between them they research, photograph, illustrate, paint,
host monthly forums, and teach at the university level.
All sessions held at the Hirschmann Theater at the Sandwich Glass Museum, 129
Main Street, Sandwich. For more information call 508-888-0251 or visit www.sandwichglassmuseum.org
Writers Night Out
Writers Night Out is a monthly
event of the Cape Cod Writers Center. This month's event will be held at Uno's Chicago Grill,
18, 5:30 - 8:30 pm. Membership is not required to attend the
event and all are welcome!
This month's special
guest is Nancy Rubin Stuart, an award-winning journalist and author whose work has appeared in the New
York Times, Cape Cod Magazine and many national magazines. The
author of six nonfiction books, Ms. Stuart recently wrote the 2008
"The Muse of the Revolution" about the life of Cape Cod's most famous
woman, founding mother Mercy Otis Warren, whose statue stands on the lawn of the
Barnstable Court House.
Evening With Anita Silvey
Titcomb's Bookstore will host noted children's book expert Anita
Silvey on November 19, 7 pm at the Sandwich Public Library.
Ms. Silvey will discuss her newest book Everything I Need To Know
I Learned From A Children's Book: Life Lessons From Notable People From All
Walks of Life. The discussion will be followed
by a book signing.
This event is co-sponsored by the Sandwich Public Library
and is free and open to the public.
Sandwich Public Library is located at 142 Main Street, Sandwich. For more information contact Titcomb's Bookstore at 508-888-2331 or visit www.titcombsbookshop.com.
|Deirdre Grace Callanan is Featured Poet for Poetry Session
The monthly Poetry Session's open mic in the back room of O'Shea's will feature West Harwich poet Deirdre Grace Callanan,
November 19, 7 - 8:30 pm. Arrive before 7 pm for the reader sign-up. All ages.
Deirdre Grace Callanan is an established poet whose first
poem, an Elizabethan sonnet, was published in an anthology, The Unsung,
when she was 16. Ms. Callanan received an MA in fiction from Colorado State
University in 1977 and moved to Cape Cod from Washington, DC in 1981.
The Poetry Session's open mic is hosted by Greg Hischak and Robin Clarke and held every third Thursday of the month from 7 - 8:30 pm. There will be no session in December.
O'Shea's Olde Inne is located at 348 Main Street (Route 28), West Dennis. For more information call Gregory
Hischak, Cape Poets
Theater at 508-398-5434 or email email@example.com
Fine Art Work Center Fellows Nancy K. Pearson and Anne Sanow to Read
The Fine Arts Work Center presents visiting poets Nancy K. Pearson and Anne Sanow for a reading of their work in the Stanley
Kunitz Common Room on November 21, 8 pm.
Nancy K. Pearson's
first book of poems, Two Minutes of Light, won
the 2009 L.L. Winship/PEN New England Award and was a finalist for a Lambda
Literary Award. Her book has been selected as a "Must-Read Book of
2009" from the 9th Annual Massachusetts Book Awards.
Anne Sanow won the 2009 Drue
Heinz Literature Prize for her book Triple Time, a collection of linked
stories set in Saudi Arabia. Her story The Grand Tour from
the book won the 2009 Nelson Algren Award from the Chicago Tribune.
Her stories have been published in journals including Dossier, Kenyon
Review, and Malahat Review, and have been nominated four times for
the Pushcart Prize.
The Fine Arts Work Center is located at 24 Pearl Street, Provincetown. For more information call 508-487-9960
ext. 109 or visit firstname.lastname@example.org.
Reading and Slide Talk: Bert Yarborough, Vicky Tomayko and Joanne Barken
The Fine Arts Work Center presents Artist's Talks and Slide Show by former fellow Bert Yarborough, former fellow Vicky Tomayko and collaborator Joanne Barkan in the Stanley
Kunitz Common Room on November 21, 8 pm.
|Recent work by Tomayko and Yarborough |
has a degree in Architecture from Clemson University and an MA and MFA in
Photography from the University of Iowa.
Vicky Tomayko is an artist and
teacher, and a former Fellow of the Fine Arts Work Center.
Joanne Barkan is a political
essayist, member of the editorial board of Dissent magazine, and author of
Visions of Emancipation: The Italian Workers' Movement Since 1945.
The Fine Arts Work Center is located at 24 Pearl Street, Provincetown. For more information call 508-487-9960
ext. 109 or visit email@example.com.
Calliope: Poetry Readings at West Falmouth Library
The upcoming Calliope Poetry Readings at the West Falmouth Libary will feature Adelaide Cummings, Susan Nisenbaum Becker and Bert Stern on November 22, 3 - 5 pm. Open mic sign-ups will start at 2:45 pm.
Upcoming Calliope poetry readings will be given on January 24, 2010, February 28, 2010, March 28, 2010, April 25, 2010 and May 23, 2010. There will be no December meeting.
The Falmouth Library is located on West Falmouth Highway, Route 28A, near the
corner of Blacksmith Shop Road across from the Quaker Meeting House. For further
information please call Alice Kociemba at 508-566-1090 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
|More Literary Arts
- Book Discussion
Group meets the third
Tuesday of the month, 7:00 pm, at the Marstons Mills Library. Go Down Moses, by William Faulkner will be the topic on November 17.
New members are always welcome. You can pick up a copy of the month's
book at the Circulation desk. The Marstons Mills Public Library is
located at 2160 Main Street, Marstons Mills. For more information call
508-428-5175 or visit www.mmpl.org
- Readings given by members of the Historical Society of Old Yarmouth with a traditional ecumenical Thanksgiving service at the historic Kelley Chapel behind the Yarmouth Port Post Office, Route 6A, November 22, 3 pm. Call the Historical Society at 508 362-3021 for more information
A Mystery at the Centerville Library. Books By the Sea and the
Centerville Library will host author Tracy Kiely who will read and
discuss her debut cozy mystery set on Cape Cod and entitled Murder at
Longbourn, November 21, 1:30 pm. The Centerville Library is located at 585 Main Street. A book signing
and refreshments will follow the reading. All are welcome! For more information call Books by the Sea at 508-420-9400
- The Winter Readings Series Selection Committee is looking for more members. Be a part of the great history of theater in Provincetown by helping to select the next set of original works to be read and perhaps performed here. The manuscripts have been submitted. The committee is looking for help reading them and choosing the best. The next meeting is November 11, 4 pm in the Provincetown Theater Lobby, 238 Bradford St. 508-487-7487
Literary Arts Offered Weekly
A Book in the Hand
celebrates the tactile pleasure of the printed page and the intimacy of
the spoken word. On the second Monday
of every month, two Cape Cod
authors will read from their published prose. Jacob Sears Memorial
Library, 23 Center Street, East Dennis. For information call 508-385-8151
Open-mic Poetry Night at Buckies's Biscotti every Friday, 6:30 pm. Buckies's Biscotti is located at 281 Main Street (Route 28), Dennisport. For more information call 508-398-9700.
Borders Books book club takes place on the last Sunday of every month starting time 6 - 6:30 pm at Borders
Books located in the Cape Cod Mall, 990 Iyannough Rd. (Route 132), Hyannis. Founded by Theresa Schrafft, email@example.com
- Centerville Public Library Book Club invites you to join them to discuss books. Held on the last Tuesday of the month. 585 Main Street, Centerville. For information about the book club contact Vicki Mitchell 508-775-2426 or firstname.lastname@example.org
- Chatham Writers @ 02633 meet every Monday, 10:30 am - noon, at the Eldredge Public Library - in the Friend's Room. The members meet to explore different writing genres. Share your work
with the group, and receive guidance and feedback. Each year they
publish an anthology of their work. The Eldredge Public Library is located at 564 Main Street, Chatham. For more information contact Jeff Hahner at 508-945-9962
- British Authors Book Club meets the fourth Tuesday of the month, 6:45 - 7:45 pm, at the Osterville Free Library in the Library North Room. The Osterville Free Library is located at 43 Wianno Avenue, Osterville. For more information contact Lee Ann Amend at 508-420-0550
- The Truro Library Book Group meets on the fourth Wednesday of each month, 6:30 pm, at the Library. All are welcome whether you can attend
regularly or occasionally. Copies of each month's selection are
available for check-out at the Circulation desk. 5 Library Lane (Off Standish Way), North Truro. For more information call 508-487-1125 or visit www.trurolibrary.org
- Brown Bag Lunch Book Reviews at the Hyannis Public Library, 401 Main Street, Hyannis, held every first Friday at 12:15 pm. The next meeting will be held November 6. For more information call 508-775-2280 or visit www.hyannislibrary.org
- Stony Hill Book Club is open to the
public and meets at Chatham Senior Center, 193 Stony Hill Road, Chatham. The group meets on the fourth Tuesday of the month at 1 pm. November 10th Forward From Here by Reeve
Lindberg will be the topic of discussion. For more information call 508-945-5190 or email email@example.com
- Mews Restaurant & Cafe holds Poetry Venue every Monday, 7 pm. 429 Commercial Street, Provincetown.
- The Writer's Voice Café meets the second Wednesday of each
month from November - June, 7 - 8:30 pm, upstairs at Napi's Restaurant and provides an opportunity for Cape writers to read
from their work and discuss it. Napi's Restaurant is located at
7 Freeman Street, Provincetown.
|Kate Walls and Linda Phillips at the Cultural Center
|Linda Phillips photo & Kate Walls painting|
Kate Walls and Linda Phillips will display paintings and
photographs in the Cultural Center of
Cape Cod's Board Room, now - November 22. Opening reception will be held November 13, 5 - 7 pm. The Cultural Center is located at 307 Old Main Street, South Yarmouth. For more information call 508-394-710 or visit www.cultural-center.org.
Linda Phillips is a founding member of the Photographic Society of Cape
Cod, a camera club dedicated to photography education, sharing and
Kate Walls is a juried artist member of the Cape Cod Art Association, Cape Cod Cultural Center, Yarmouth Art Guild and Cape Cod Waterworks.
|Yarmouth Art Guild Small Works Exhibition
|Yarmouth Art Guild
will have a Small Works
exhibition at the Cultural Center of
to benefit the Educational
Foundation of Dennis-Yarmouth, Inc. Works
on display will includes the art of D-Y students of all ages.
The exhibition will be held in the Great
Hall with a opening reception
on November 13, 4 - 6 pm
. The show will run through November 22
. Come meet the artists.
Cultural Center of
Cape Cod is located at 307 Old Main Street, South Yarmouth.
For more information call 508-394-710 or visit www.cultural-center.org
Angels of the Season: A Pre-Holiday Celebration of Art
The Studio on Slough Road presents Angels of the Season, a pre-holiday celebration of art by Rob & Tracey Logan with an artists' reception, November 13, 4 - 8 pm.
Logan began to paint about twenty years ago
when she started a decorative painting business in
the Boston area.
Robert Logan has been making art,
surfing and teaching for the last 30 years. Tracey and Rob Logan
are painters and sculptors who live on the Maine coast. Their work has been shown at Hoodu Arts and the
Art Group Charba. Quanya is their latest
The Studio on Slough Road is open by appointment and located at 75 Slough Road, Brewster. For more information call 508-367-5749 or visit www.studioonsloughroad.com.
|Color Obsession Gallery Presents ORANGE You Happy & New Gallery Artists
Color Obsession Gallery presents their October featured artist, Mike Helfen, in a show entitled Orange You Happy, now - November 13.
Mike Helfen is currently a fine art photographer, fine art painter, and
wedding and portrait photographer. He has worked with the arts as a
teacher and world traveler for forty years, and is currently an adjunct
professor of the Humanities at Cape Cod Community College
Color Obsession Gallery is located at 15 Joy Street in South Cape Village
near the Mashpee Rotary on Route 28, Mashpee. For more information call
508-246-6246 or visit
|Continuum: Artist in Residence Michael Wynn Wright at Higgins Art Gallery
The Higgins Art Gallery presents Continuum, an exhibition by Artist in Residence Michael Wynn Wright, now - November 13.
|After Lazzell's Painting XII|
by Mike Wright
Mike Wynn Wright is a contemporary modernist sculptor who pays homage, with humor and grace, to the working past of the Provincetown community. Using the process of assemblage, she collects salvaged, discarded wood remnants of the fishing fleet and old local homes and creates modernists sculptures.
The Higgins Art Gallery is located on the campus of Cape Cod Community College, 2240 Iyannough Road, West Barnstable. For more information call 508-362-2131 x4484 or visit www.higginsartgallery.org.
Guild of Harwich Artists Presents Barbara Quinn Grasso and Dave Crestin
The Art Gallery of the Guild of Harwich Artists is
pleased to present Barbara Quinn Grasso and Dave Crestin with an artists' reception on November
14, 2 - 4 pm.
Barbara Quinn Grasso holds a B.A. in Art, Masters in Art Education and Sixth
Year in Administration from CCSU. An avid plein air painter, Barbara
works in pastel, oil and watercolor, recording her impressions of the
Cape landscape, her gardens, and natural objects.
Dave Crestin holds a Bachelor and Master's
degree in fisheries biology, which led him to undertake learning
the technique of watercolor painting and painting subjects he loves.
The Gallery of the Guild of Harwich Artists is located at 551 Route 28, Harwich Port, with parking at the Visitor Center across the street. For more information call 508-432-1012 or visit www.guildofharwichartists.com.
|2009, A Year's Art In Review at the Cotuit Center for the Arts
The Cotuit Center for the Arts presents 2009,
A Year's Art in Review, a member, student and faculty exhibition celebrating CCftA's artistic accomplishments, November 14 - December 12. Opening reception will be held November 14, 4 -
Workshops will be scheduled with
instructors Jamie Wolf, Michelle Law, and Karen Billard. Also available during the
exhibit will be a Children and Family Corner in the
gallery for the
creative at heart. Anyone interested in
conducting a class or a workshop during the month long
exhibit should contact Jamie Wolf immediately at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Center for the Arts is located at 4404 Falmouth Road (Route 28), Cotuit. For more information call
508-428-0669 or visit www.cotuitcenterforthearts.org.
|A Journey into the Work of Cate
The Cape Cod Art Association presents Cate Hunter Kashem, their 2009 Artist in Residence, with an open reception on November 14, 4 - 6 pm.
The artist will present work created during her two-week residency on the
Cape this September as well as several of her other works painted across the
Cate Hunter Kashem's primary areas of focus are
impressionist oil landscapes, academic figurative work and still life. She is a
student and emerging artist. She has studied with Robert Douglas Hunter,
Dana Levin, Sam Vokey,
David Curtis and Robert Cormier.
The Cape Cod Art Association is located at 3480 Route 6A, Barnstable. For information call 508-362-2909 or visit www.capecodartassoc.org.
Fine Art, Fine Clothing & Fine Food at the Rowley Gallery
The Rowley Gallery is pleased to present new works by Lorraine Trenholm with an artist reception, November 14, 5 - 7 pm. Frances Francis Design Studio will present clothing inspired by Ms. Trenholm's work. Jody Allen of Taste the Rainbow Catering will offer Good Home Cooking... With a Touch of Class.
|Walk This Way|
by Lorraine Trenholm
Lorraine Wallace Trenholm completed her studies as a painting major at
Pratt Institute. She
studied with Lois Griffel and Henry Hensche of the Cape Cod School of
Art in Provincetown and attended the 1987 session of the Vermont Studio
Also showing at the Rowley Gallery, now - November 14, Mary Giammarino.
The Rowley Gallery is located at 84 Route 6A, Orleans. For more information call 508-255-3690
or visit www.elizabethrowleygallery.com.
Nature Images: The Works of Photographer
The Thornton W. Burgess Society presents Captured Nature Images: The Works of Photographer Stanlee Wetzel, now - November 15.
by Stanlee Wetzel
Mr. Wetzel is a prize-winning photographer, whose works have appeared in
numerous regional and national competitions and exhibitions.
The Thornton W. Burgess Society's Green Briar Nature Center and Jam
Kitchen are located at 6 Discovery Hill Road, East Sandwich. For more information call 508-888-6870 or
The Falmouth Artist Guild presents THE QUILT SHOW
The Quilt Show features the creative handwork of the Crazy
Quilters, November 15 - December 6, at the new Falmouth Art Center. An opening reception will be held on November 15, 2:30 to 4 pm.
By Crazy Quilters
The Falmouth Art
Center is located at 137
Gifford Street, Falmouth. For more information or gallery hours call
508-540-3304 or visit www.falmouthart.org.
Twenty-five artists help
celebrate 25 years at Cahoon Museum of Art|
The Cahoon Museum of American Art is capping off
its 25th anniversary year with the invitational exhibition Twenty-Five for
Twenty-Five, featuring two works by each of 25 notable contemporary Cape
artists, now - December 30.
Galley talks have been scheduled to be held at 11 am during the
Cahoon Museum exhibition.
- November 17: Ramona Peters with a presentation on Wampanoag Forms in Clay.
Fleury with a presentation on his oil paintings titled The
Essence of the Landscape.
This invitational show is subtitled Artists
Salute the Cahoon Museum of American Art because virtually all of the participants are donating one
of their two pieces to the museum. The artists' Cape connection and the high
quality of their work are the common denominators. Each artist selected works typical of their style, offering a great diversity of styles.
- December 8: Jane Lincoln will present Color Conversations, on her series of white-line woodcuts .
The Cahoon Museum of American Art is located at
4676 Falmouth Road (Route 28), Cotuit. For more
information call 508-428-7581 or visit www.cahoonmuseum.org.
Vicky Tomayko: The Shape of
|A Feeling of Certainty|
Cape Cod Community College is please to present a Studio Arts Faculty
Exhibit by Vicky Tomayko in and exhibition entitled The Shape of Content in the Tilden Art Center Lobby, November 19 - December 16. An opening reception will be held November 19, 4 - 7 pm.
Ms. Tomayko received a BFA from Wayne State University and a MFA in
printmaking from Western Michigan University. She is the recipient of a Ford Foundation Grant for the Arts and has been awarded a fellowship at The Fine Arts Work Center
Cape Cod Community College's Higgins Art Gallery is located at 2240 Iyannough Road, West Barnstable. For more information call 508-363-2131 x4484.
|Alicia Chimento at Harvest Gallery
Harvest Gallery Wine Bar will exhibit work by Alicia Chimento, November 19 - December 9.
by Alicai Chimento
Alicia Chimento works on smooth rice paper, applying dye with a French quill, and observing how one shape affects another on its surface.
Harvest Gallery Wine Bar is located at 776 Main Street (off Route 6A), Dennis. For more information call 508-385-2444 or visit www.harvestgallerywinebar.com.
Retrospective at Cape Cod Museum of Art|
Betsy Bennett, Artist: A Cape Cod Treasure, a retrospective of Betsy Bennett's works, will be on
exhibition at the Cape Cod Museum of Art, November 21 - January 17. The
paintings in this exhibit are done in egg tempera and watercolors. Bennett is
well known for her mastery of the egg tempera technique.
|Elegy for a Summer|
by Betsy Bennett
Bennett's training began at age 13 at the
Philadelphia Art Museum and the Pennsylvania Art Association. After high school,
she was awarded a four-year scholarship to Moore College of Art in
Philadelphia. Ms. Bennett was on the Cape Cod Museum of Art's
Collections and Acquisitions Committee until a year prior to her death in 2007.
Cape Cod Museum of Art is located at 60 Hope Lane (off Route 6A), on the
grounds of Cape Cod Center for the Arts, Dennis. For more information call 508-385-4477 or visit www.ccmoa.org
|Woodruff's Art Center Presents Give the Season
Art Center will be opening a new show Give
the Season on November 21. The small works group show features
small works by local artists, each interpreting Winter, Spring, Summer and
Fall. A percentage of art sales will
be donated to benefit breast cancer research.
|Winter, Spring, Summer and Fall|
Interpreted by Local Artist
be a Meet the Artists reception held November 21, 6:30 - 8:30 pm. The show runs November 21 - December 31.
Art Center is located at One North Market Street in Mashpee Commons. For more information call 508-477-5767 or visit www.woodruffsartcenter.com.
|Second Nature at Provincetown Art Association and Museum
Provincetown Art Association and Museum presents Second Nature, now - November 29.
by Vico Fabbris
This exhibition features Vico Fabbris, Susan Lyman, Michael Mazur and Nathalie Miebach. These four artists explore contemporary responses to nature, re-interpreting Hans Hofmann's dictum, declared in 1950: "The creative process lies not in imitating, but in paralleling nature-translating the impulse received from nature into the medium of expression, thus vitalizing this medium."
PAAM is located at 460 Commercial Street, Provincetown. For more information call 508-487-1750
or visit www.paam.org.
|The Barnstable Senior Center Presents Mothers, Aunts and Grandmothers
The Barnstable Senior Center presents a show of senior portraits by Carole Ann Danner entitled Mothers, Aunts and Grandmothers, now - November 30.
|Aunt Josephine by Carole Ann Danner|
Carole Ann Danner has her Masters Degree in Painting from the Mass. College of Art and the Fine Arts Work Center in Provincetown.
The Barnstable Senior Center is located at 825 Falmouth Road (Route 28), Hyannis. For more information call 508-862-4750 or visit www.caroleanndanner.com
|Around the Town - History Through Art
The Pilgrim Monument and Provincetown Museum (PMPM) is pleased to announce an exhibition of paintings and prints from the Collection of Helen and Napi Van Dereck, now - November 30.
|Commercial Street 1924|
by Fritz Pfeiffer
The exhibit, Around the Town, uses more than 20 pieces of artwork from Van Dereck's large collection of town-related art combined with objects from the Museum's collection to give depth to the subject portrayed in the paintings.
Pilgrim Monument and Provincetown Museum is located at 1 High Pole Hill Road,
Provincetown. For more information call 508-487-1310 or visit www.pilgrim-monument.org
Cape Cod Museum of Art Presents Barbara Rockefeller: A Retrospective
Cape Cod Museum of Art presents a
retrospective exhibition of the works of Barbara
Rockefeller, now - December 6.
by Barbara Rockefeller
Painter, photographer and teacher, Barbara Rockefeller attended Parsons
School of Design and the Art Students League in New York, and received degrees
in Art Education, Visual Arts and Museum Studies from NYU. She works in oils and
watercolor, and has received numerous awards in juried shows.
Cod Museum of Art is located off Route 6A, 60 Hope Lane, on the grounds of the Cape
Cod Center for the Arts in Dennis. For more information call 508-385-4477 or visit
|More Visual Arts
- Nettie Berkeley & Her Beach Town Friends will host a fun and creative Arts & Craft Show just in time for the holiday gift giving season, now - November 15 at the Old Selectmen's Building Artist Gallery located at Meetinghouse Way (Route 149) in West Barnstable. For information visit www.westbarnstable.org/Old_Selectmens_Gallery.html
- On display at Cape Cod Museum of Art, now - November 15, is Glimpses of a Provincetown Collection,
a collaboration of the CCMA and a local art collector. Off Route
6A, 60 Hope Lane, on the grounds of Cape Cod Center for the Arts,
Dennis. For information call 508-385-4477 or visit www.ccmoa.org
Guild of Cape Cod Annual Holiday Fine Art & Craft Show, November 27
and November 28, 10 am - 5 pm at the Nauset Middle School Gym, Route 28, Orleans. Raffle of
artisan donated works to benefit the Lower Cape Outreach Council. Free Admission
and plenty of parking. For more information visit www.artisansguildcapecod.org
- Chatham Village Gallery will present a month long exhibit, now - November 30.
This special exhibit will unite several of the principal artists from
the original Dennis Village Co-operative Gallery, also known as the
Artists Gallery, that burned down three years ago. Teresa Ellis Cetto will be holding a jewelry show and sale on December 6 and December 7, noon - 4 pm. The Chatham Village Gallery is located at 37 Kent Place, Chatham. For information call 509-945-0070 or visit www.chathamvillagegallery.com
- The second installation of Elizabeth McOsker's series, Harvests of Cape Cod Seasons is on display, now - November 30, at the Hyannis Eastern Bank, 375 Iyannough Road, Hyannis (across from the Barnstable Municipal Airport). For information email email@example.com or visit www.femmescapes.com
Pilgrims, Patriots and Products
on view at Provincetown Museum
, now - November 30
explores how the marketplace has exploited a mythical image of
America's colonial past. 1 High Pole Hill Road,
Provincetown. For information call 508-487-1310 or visit www.pilgrim-monument.org
- Cape Cod Museum of Art presents a
selection of A. Leslie Ross's magazine illustrations on exhibition at
the Cape Cod Museum of Art, now - January 3. The Cape
Cod Museum of Art is located off Route 6A, 60 Hope Lane, on the grounds of the Cape
Cod Center for the Arts in Dennis. For more information call 508-385-4477 or visit
- The Market Street Bookshop presents south Cape artists in Stroke of a Brush Joins Stroke of a Pen, now - March 31, 2010. Artwork is displayed along with books that inspired the paintings. 20 Steeple Street, Mashpee Commons. For information call 508-539-6985
Visual Arts Offered Weekly
- The Cultural Center of Cape Cod is Calling All Members to for entries to the The First Annual Members'
2010. The Cultural Center of Cape Cod is located at 307 Old Main Street, South Yarmouth. For more information call 508-394-7100 or visit www.cultural-center.org
- The Photographic Society of Cape Cod meets year-round on the second and fourth Wednesdays of the month, 7 - 9:30 pm. Cultural Center of Cape Cod, 307 Old Main Street, South Yarmouth. For information call 508-428-3937
- Cape Cod Art Association invites photographers, amateurs and professionals, to join their Camera Club, which meets second and fourth Thursdays, 7 - 9 pm, educational pre-meetings at 6:30 pm. CapeAbilities, Inc., Lyndon Center, 895 Mary Dunn Road, Independence Park, Hyannis. For information call 508-362-2909 or visit firstname.lastname@example.org or www.capecodartassoc.org
- Artful Thursdays at the Cape Cod Museum of Art:Talks by exhibiting curators at 11 am, docent-led museum tours at
2 pm, and special events on selected Thursday evenings. Off Route 6A, 60 Hope Lane, Dennis. For information call 508-385-4477 x12 or visit www.ccmoa.org
Harbor Your Arts
features Sarah Holl Artspace
at 46 Pearl Street in Hyannis, open Saturdays, 1 - 4 pm
and by appointment (www.sarahholl.com
). Also featured are artist work studios at 50 Pearl Street with artists Melanie Chartier, Carole
Ann Danner, Deb Donovan, Jenny Fragosa, Ken Gavin and pottery studio of
Molly Driscoll. For information call
508-862-4787 or visit www.harboryourarts.com
|Cape Cod High School Jazz Ensemble Looking for Instrumentalists
The Cape Cod High School Jazz Ensemble is now forming and invites young musicians to try out for a chance to play with a pro and in a real Jazz Combo.
Instrumentalists in every category, including brass, reeds and rhythm are
For more information contact Rod McCaully at 508-394-7732 or by email at email@example.com.
|The Barnstable Comedy Club Presents Once Upon a Mattress
The Barnstable Comedy Club is pleased to present Once Upon a Mattress, a musical by Mary Rodgers with
lyrics by Marshall Barer. Performances will take place on November 13 and 14, 20 and 21 at 8
pm and November 15 and 22 at 2:30 pm. This play is a fanciful adaptation of Hans Christian Anderson's The Princess and the Pea and is a fun jaunt, with catchy tunes, lively dancing, and many laughs - terrific fare for the start of the holiday season.
The Barnstable Comedy Club is located at Route
6A, Barnstable Village. For more information call the box office at 508-362-6333 or visit www.barnstablecomedyclub.com.
|The Falmouth Theatre Guild Presents Oliver!
The Falmouth Theatre Guild presents the well-known musical Oliver! directed by Michele Colley. Performances will take place, now - November 22, on Fridays and Saturdays at 7:30 pm and Sundays at 2 pm. A cast of more than 50 performers will sing classics like Food Glorious Food and Consider Yourself.
The Falmouth Theater Guild's production will be held at Highfield Theatre, located at the end of Highfield Drive, Falmouth. For more information or tickets call 548-0400 or visit www.falmouththeatreguild.org.
Provincetown Theater Fall Playwrights' Festival
The Provincetown Theater Company presents six new short plays and the stage reading of five original full-length plays during the Fall Playwrights' Festival, now - November 13. During these two weekends short plays will be staged four times and each full-length play will be read once at difference dates.
The wealth of local Cape Cod playwrights makes this program possible as writers from Sandwich to Provincetown share their plays for the first time. The short plays run about 15 minutes each and create a full program together. The full-length readings each require a time slot of their own. Audiences can experience both the short plays and at least one full-length reading the same day. Check the full schedule for details.
The Provincetown Theater is located at
238 Bradford Street, Provincetown. There will be no advance sales for the readings. For more information or a complete list of events call 508-487-9793 or visit www.provincetowntheater.org/plays/nowPlaying.php.
Speaks - A Classical Recital to Benefit Children's
|Audrey Wright, Linor Katz, Yundu Wang|
England Conservatory student musicians will perform a
classical concert to benefit Children's Cove. The program,
sponsored by the Cape Cod Times, will feature Cape
native and violinist Audrey Wright, along with New England
Conservatory Musicians Linor Katz and Yundu Wang performing
works by Beethoven, Messiaen and Ravel. November 14, 6:30 -
9:30 pm at the Cotuit Center for the Arts.
will also feature a special performance by select members of
the Eddy Elementary School Choir,
The Cotuit Center for the Arts is located at 4404 Falmouth Road (Route 28), Cotuit. For more information or tickets call 508-428-0669 or visit www.cotuitcenterforthearts.org
|The Minister and Mrs. Satan at Harwich Junior Theater
The Minister and Mrs. Satan by Albert T. Viola at the Harwich Junior Theater is a new play about the
remarkable life of Victoria Woodhull who was the first woman to hold a
seat on the New York Stock Exchange, to publish her own newspaper, and
to run for President of the United States.
Commissioned by HJT under a Mass Humanities grant, this play will run November 13, 7 pm and November 14, 2 pm for 2 shows only! Staged Readings will also be held November 13, 7 pm and Saturday November 14, 2 pm.
The Harwich Junior Theatre is located at 105 Division St. West Harwich. For tickets or more information call the box office at 508-432-2002 X4 or visit www.hjtcapecod.org
|Benefit Performance for GOSNOLD Division, US Naval Sea Cadet Corps
The Cape Cod Symphony Orchestra will present a benefit performance for the Gosnold Division of the US Naval Sea Cadet Corps. The performance will take place on November 14, at 7 pm in the Admirals' Hall at the Massachusetts Maritime Academy.
The Massachusetts Maritime Academy is located at 101 Academy Drive, Buzzards Bay. For more information or tickets call 508-830-5000.
The Dan Sullivan
Trio In Concert
Dan Sullivan, a gifted
saxophonist will perform November 14, 7 pm at the
Cultural Center of Cape Cod along with Alan Clinger on guitar and Rod McCaulley on bass.
Mr. Sullivan started playing professionally at the age of 16 doing rock covers,
Blood, Sweat & Tears, Chicago, Van Morrisson and others. He
graduated from Westfield State College with a BA in jazz studies.
The Cultural Center of Cape Cod is located at 307 Old Main Street,
South Yarmouth. For more information call 508-394-7100 or visit www.cultural-center.org
WHAT's Met Opera Broadcasts Continue with Turandot
The Wellfleet Harbor Actors Theater will continue its high definition broadcasts of the Metropolitan
Opera on the Julie Harris Stage with Giacomo Puccini's last opera, and a favorite of the Met's repertoire, Turandot on November 14, 1 pm. Approximate
running time is 3 hours 30 minutes with 2 intermissions.
The Metropolitan Opera series of broadcasts runs through May 8, 2010.
WHAT's Julie Harris Stage is located at 2357 Route 6, Wellfleet. For more information or tickets call 508-349-9428 or visit www.what.org.
|Sparky and Rhonda Rucker Share Songs and Tales from
The 38th season of the Woods Hole Folk Music Society will continue on November 15, with a concert of songs and stories from America's multi-racial history by Sparky and Rhonda
Rucker. The concert begins at 7:30 pm at the Community Hall.
James "Sparky" and Rhonda Rucker are a husband and
wife duo from Tennessee, whose songs and
tales highlight the human stories embedded in the intricate racial patchwork of
American history. Their engaging back-and-forth rapport along with an extensive
knowledge and broad repertoire of American music -- railroad songs, Appalachian
ballads, old time blues, slave songs, Civil War music, gospel, cowboy songs and
original compositions -- is geared toward audiences of all ages.
The Community Hall is located at 68
Water St., Woods Hole. For more information
call 508-540-0320 or visit www.arts-cape.com/whfolkmusic
|Irish Traditional Duet Come to Cape Cod|
Paddy O'Brien and Pat Egan will perform lively
jigs, reels, and hornpipes of the Irish traditional dance
music repertoire, plus songs original
Hosted by the local musicians of the
Cape Tradition on November 24, at 7:30 pm at Tommy Doyle's Pub.
Tommy Doyle's Pub is located at 334 Main Street, Hyannis. For more information call
508-862-9430 or visit www.tommydoyles.com
|Cape Rep Theatre Presents Our Country's Good
Cape Rep Theatre presents Timberlake Wertenbaker's Our Country's Good at the Cape Rep's Indoor Theatre opening now - December 6, Thursdays - Saturdays at 8 pm and Sundays at 2 pm, no performances on November 26. Set in 1788, 9 British convict ships, 2 escorts and 3 supply ships land in what will become Sydney, Australia.
On December 6, at 2 pm, Cape Rep will mark the end of the 12th Indoor Theatre season with the second annual Cape Rep/HJT Scholarship Fund Benefit Performance.
The Cape Rep Theatre is located at 3299 Route 6A, Brewster. For more information or tickets call 508-896-1888 or visit www.caperep.org.
|More Performing Arts|
- Bunkers, Bonkers and Belles, an evening of short plays at the Tilden Art Center Studio Theater at Cape Cod Community College, November 13 - 14 and 20 - 21 at 7 pm and November 15 at 2 pm. Cape Cod
Community College's Tilden Art Center Studio Theater is located at 2240 Iyannough
Road, West Barnstable. For more information call 508-363-2131 x4484 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Sergeant Daniel Clark, the Singing Trooper will
perform at the Brewster Council on Aging, Main Street, Brewster, on November 15, 2 pm.
Sgt. Clark's performances are both powerful and electrifying to all in
attendance. For more information call 508-896-2737
- Harvest Gallery Wine Bar presents the following music schedule for the month of November with Fred Fried - Jazz Guitar on November 19, 7 - 11 pm ; Fred Boyle - Jazz Piano on November 13, 27, 7 - 11 pm; Toast & Jam - Bluegrass, Eclectic Music, Mandolin/Bass/Guitar on November 20, 7 - 11 pm; Chandler Travis - Original Rock, Eclectic Music, Guitar/Basson November 14, 21, 28, 7 - 11 pm. 776 Main Street, Dennis. For information call 508-385-2444 or visit www.harvestgallerywinebar.com
with Splash of
Blues, November 20, 8 - 10:30 pm
only. Guitarists and vocalists Michele Rockwell and Steve Denney lead this terrific
four-piece band that performs R&B, Blues, Classic Rock, Classic Top 40,
Funk, and Soul. Cultural Center of Cape
Cod, 307 Old Main St., South Yarmouth 508-394-7100. For more information visit www.cultural-center.org
- Cranberry Shores
Chorus, a woman's cappella ensemble, invites women to sing with them
through the holiday season. Rehearsals are Tuesdays at 7:30 pm at the
Federated Church of Hyannis. 320 Main Street, Hyannis. For more information call Dee at 508-778-0109 or visit www.cranberryshores.org
Performing Arts Offered Weekly
- The Falmouth Chamber Players Orchestra is seeking additional musicians. The Falmouth Chamber Players Orchestra is a volunteer classical orchestra rehearsing and performs in the Falmouth area. They welcome calls from all classical musicians. For information call Juen Gallant at 508-274-2632 or visit email@example.com
- A Chord in the Hand, a club for people who enjoy traditional folk songs, child ballads, classic protest songs, sea shanties, and the like, meets on Wednesdays, 7 - 8:30 pm, at the Cultural Center of Cape Cod. 307 Old Main Street, South Yarmouth. For information call Elizabeth Moisan at 508-394-3679 or visit www.cultural-center.org
- Open Mic Night at The International Inn on Wednesdays with Blues, Rock, Jam, Funk, Fusion, Acoustic, Full Band, Improv, Comedy and featuring The Clayton's Hat Jam Band. 662 Main Street, Hyannis.
- FilmArt@PAAM screenings are held twice a month on Thursdays, 7 pm in the Provincetown Art Association and Museum galleries. 460 Commercial Street, Provincetown. For information call Howard Karren at 508-487-9457 or visit firstname.lastname@example.org
- British Beer Company presents October entertainment
lineup in Falmouth, Hyannis and Sandwich - this week with performers
such as 57 HEAVY, Flydowns, and Tripl3Crown. For
information call 508-888-6610 or visit www.britishbeer.com
|Art, Rhythm & Rhyme-Time: A Harvest Hoedown
The Cape Cod Conservatory of Music & Art will offer a music and art class for children ages 5 - 7 years of age, November 14, 10 - 11:30 am with art instructor Karen DiRusso for a colorful Harvest-themed class to be held at Falmouth campus.
The class combines a variety of music, art, rhyme time and creative fun ending with a
wonderful holiday-inspired take home craft. This class is structured for little ones to comfortably express themselves through music, art, games and
more in a gentle environment.
Cape Cod Conservatory of Music & Arts Falmouth campus is located at 60
Falmouth. For more information call 508-540-0611 or visit www.capecodconservatory.org.
|Little Museum Explorers Club: Crazy Carousel
Heritage Museums and Gardens will host Little Museum
Explorers Club: Crazy Carousel on November 18, 9:30 - 10:30 am. Families with children 3 - 5 years old can learn about our famous carousel's
Activities include animal acting game, playing musical instruments,
take home craft project, and of course a ride on your favorite horse.
Registration deadline, November 16.
Heritage Museums and Gardens is located at 67 Grove Street, Sandwich. For more information or to register, call
508-888-3300, ext.159 or visit www.heritagemuseumsandgardens.org
Time at Cape Cod Children's Museum Friday
Family Night Shin-Digz
Cape Cod Children's Museum will host
its 3rd Friday Family Night Shin-Digz on November 20, 6:00 - 8:00 pm, with an event entitled a Milkshake Workshop, where children will be making instruments such as guitars, tambourines, shakers and drums.
Entertainment will feature Ellen Hoffman who will lead a
rhythm parade with the children and their homemade instruments as well as Lori
Dutra from Klub-Kidz who will shake things up with fun games and activities.
Heritage Museums and Gardens is located at 577 Great Neck Road South, Mashpee. For more information visit www.visitcccm.org
|People Working by 3rd & 4th Graders of Veterans Memorial Elementary School
People Working is an exhibition created by the Third & Fourth Grade Students of the Veterans Memorial Elementary School at Provincetown Art Association and Museum, now - November 29.
exhibition features paintings chosen by the third and fourth grade
students of Veterans Memorial Elementary School from PAAM's permanent
collection, and oil pastel drawings the students created in response to
these. Each young artist was also asked to tell stories about what the
people in these images might be doing. Many express the joy of
looking at a work of art and catalogued the components of their
painting, including long
lists of colors.
PAAM is located at 460 Commercial Street, Provincetown. For more information or to reserve a time slot call 508-487-1750 or visit www.paam.org.
|CCMA Presents Art Visions: Cape Cod K-12 Students
artists steal the spotlight during Art
Visions, a Cape-wide student art exhibition at the Cape Cod Museum of Art. This
annual exhibition, featuring artwork created by Cape Cod students in grades
K-12, opens December 3, 2009 - January 17, 2010.
The exhibition represents a large-scale collaboration between the CCMA and schools
from all over the Cape. For this show, teachers choose up to four pieces of
artwork created by students. The artwork, matted, framed and prepared for
hanging prior to installation at CCMA, is a comprehensive selection of drawings,
paintings, prints and sculpture that traces the creative development of young
artists from the region.
CCMA is located off Route 6A, 60
Hope Lane, on the grounds of Cape Cod Center
for the Arts, Dennis. For more information or to reserve a time slot call 508-385-4477
|Christmas in Miniature at
Santa Claus is coming to the Yarmouth Port 24th Annual Christmas Stroll along Route 6A on December 6, 1 - 4 pm. This year's Stroll will feature a very special
exhibit, Christmas in Miniature, at the
Captain Bangs Hallet House Museum.
Historical Society member and artist
Carolyn Ray of Centerville has created Santa's House and fourteen fully
decorated rooms in miniature many of which will be on display in this first
interior was decorated piece by piece as she had time to design and make the
information call the Historical Society of Old Yarmouth at 508 362-3021.
|3rd Annual Deck This Hall and Pageant of Wreaths
Wellfleet Preservation Hall will present it's 3rd Annual Deck this Hall and Pageant of Wreath, December 5 - 6.
Events will include:
- Pageant of Wreaths with a sneak preview on December 5, 10 am - 2 pm
- Pageant and Wreath Sale taking place December 6, noon - 4 pm
Bazaarand Craft Fair on December 6, noon - 4 pm. Discover unique gifts and hand-made treasures behind the Hall.
information call the on Deck This Hall or about the Wellfleet Preservation Hall email email@example.com.
- Lighting Ceremony on December
6, 4 pm. Watch the
Hall come to life with light and spirit, and join your neighbors singing holiday
favorites on the front steps.
- Latin Dance Party, November 21, 8 - 11 pm hosted by Doug and Kimberlee McHugh of Ballroom Bliss in the Cultural Center of Cape Cod's Great Hall. For more information, visit their
website at www.ballroom-bliss.com
- Holidays at
Heritage Museums and Gardens and enjoy lighted paths, decorated museums
and trees, children's activities, carousel rides, photos with Santa and more!
Take a stroll through the grounds and celebrate the season. November 27 - December 13, 5 - 9 pm. Heritage Museums and Gardens67 Grove Street, Sandwich. For tickets or more information call 508-888-3300 or visit www.heritagemuseumsandgardens.org
- The December
Store at the Cataumet Arts Center begins with a holiday arts and crafts for sale, November 28, 10 am - 5 pm. The Cataumet Arts
Center is located at 76 Scraggy Neck Road, Cataumet. For hours and more information call 508-563-5434 or visit www.cataumetartscenter.org
- Art Studio for Kids with instructor Andrea Moore on December 3 - January 14 or Feburary 18 on Thursdays, 4:00- 6:00 pm at the Cataumet Arts Center Gallery, 76 Scraggy Neck Road,
Cataumet. For ages 6 - 12. (No class December 24 or 31.) Students will explore multiple media in guided creative projects. Introduction to art forms of many
cultures for inspiration. Student work will be exhibited in the Cataumet Arts
Center Gallery for a special exhibition. Home-school families welcome. For information and registration call 508-563-5434 of visit www.cataumetartscenter.org
- Cape Cod Art Association children's classes have begun, offering watercolor painting, clay creations, a new teen open studio, and more. Classes held at the Cape Abilities Art Center, 425 Massasoit Road, Eastham. For information call
508-362-2909 or visit www.capecodartassoc.org
- Cape Cod Museum of Art is offering a wide variety of adult classes and workshops, and Art Camp and clay workshops for children. Children's afternoon workshops teach the basics of drawing, painting,
sculpture, book making and collage. Off Route 6A, 60 Hope Lane, Dennis. For information call 508-385-4477 or visit www.ccmoa.org
- The Three
Fish & A Ram Community Arts Center offers ongoing classes, many for children! Three Fish & A Ram Community Arts Center is located at 36 Bates Road, Mashpee Commons North, Mashpee. For a complete list of courses, information and to register call 508-292-1417 or visit www.cltartcenter.com
- The Eastham Public Library has a Weekly Story Time every Friday,
10:30 am The program features books, rhymes and action for children
aged 2 - 5 years old. Everyone is welcome! The Eastham Library is located at 190 Samoset Road, Eastham. For more information contact Fran McLoughlin at 508-240-5950 or at firstname.lastname@example.org
- The Hyannis Public Library hosts The Chess
Club, every Wednesday,
4 pm. The club is open to children age 7 and up. If you play
chess and want someone to play with come join the Chess Club.
Please feel free to bring your own chess set to share with others.
If you have any questions, please call 508-775-2280. The Hyannis Public Library is located at 401 Main Street, Hyannis
|Private Art Classes with Robert K. Roark
|Examples of paintings |
by Robert K. Roark
has openings for ongoing private art instruction
at his studio located at Winstanley-Roark Fine Arts
. Mr. Roark structures his lessons to help his students achieve their personal artistic goals. As these are private classes he is accepting beginners to advanced students.
Mr. Roark received his formal training at the Art Students League of New York, the National Academy of Design and the Cape Cod School of Art under such noted artists as William Draper, Daniel Greene, and Henry Hensche. He has been the recipient of a Ford Foundation Scholarship and the Kunyoshi Memorial Scholarship and his work has won numerous awards, including the National Pastel Show and the Bee Paper Award. His work is included in many museums' permanent collections.
Mr. Roark's studio is located at Winstanley-Roark Fine Arts, 744 Route 6A, Dennis. For more information call 508-358-4713, email email@example.com
or visit www.masterfulart.com/Roark.html
|Artists Photography Workshop
Artists, learn how to photograph your own work at the Cape Cod Conservatory
with instructor Doug Long
on November 14, 10 am - 5 pm
at the Falmouth campus
. This all-day, hands-on, user-friendly, low-pressure workshop for artists and craftspeople of all media who want to be able to take professional-looking photographs of their own work. Typical participants are: painters - oil, acrylic, pastel, watercolor; sculptors; potters; jewelers; and other artists and craftspeople of all types.
Artists should bring to the workshop: two examples of work, a camera, a
camera manual, and a tripod. Bring any photo equipment wanted for evaluation,
as well as any photos already taken that you want to have critiqued. Registration required and class size limited to 10.
The Barnstable campus is located at 2235 Route 132. The Falmouth campus is located at 60 Highfield Drive. For information or to register call 508-362-2772 (Barnstable) or 508-540-0611 (Falmouth) or visit www.capecodconservatory.org
Watercolor Workshop with Priscilla Levesque
|Example of Ms. Levesque's work.|
Artist Priscilla Levesque
will teach a watercolor workshop at the Cataumet Arts Center
, November 20 and 21
, from 9 am - 12:30 pm
Levesque is a long time resident of Cataumet who has painted landscapes
on the Cape and Vineyard for many years. In addition to the Arts
Center, she teaches at the Falmouth Community School and the
Featherstone Center for the Arts in Oak Bluffs.
Students attending the workshop should have some previous experience in
and will need to bring their own supplies. The Cataumet Arts Center
is located at 76 Scraggy Neck Road, Cataumet.To register and obtain the supply
list contact Ms. Levesque at 508-564-4616 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org
|Many Classes and Workshops Offered Through PAAM
The Lillian Orlowsky/ William Freed Museum School
at the Provincetown Art Association and Museum is proud to announce a new series of courses, now - March, 2010
. Master Classes
: Experience the rich Provincetown tradition of accomplished artists teaching emerging artists in the Museum School's Master Class Series. Participants will connect with the teachings of Hans Hofmann, Mark Rothko, Robert Motherwell and La Force Bailey through the 21st century approaches of gifted teaching-artists Carmen Cicero, Peter Watts, Robert Henry and Selina Trieff. Multi-Week Workshops
: Your opportunity to develop creatively over these 4-8 week workshop sequences in the fall, winter and spring 2009-2010. Painting, drawing, and printmaking classes will be offered.
The Museum School at the Provincetown Art Association and Museum is located at 460 Commercial Street, Provincetown. For more information or to register, call 508-487-1750 or visit www.paam.org
|Tom Stringe Conducts Tuscan Watercolor Workshop
|Field of Poppies - Val D'Orcia |
by Tom Stringe
Cape artist Tom Stringe
will be conducting a watercolor workshop
, May 2 - 9, 2010
. There will be five days of classes, each of which will take place in a different plein air setting, and will last approximately three hours. Each will include a watercolor demonstration, individual attention and critique. Classes will focus on capturing the light, color and feeling of each location. We will explore impressionism, realism and perhaps even the abstract. Upon returning, an exhibit of works, created in Tuscany and those inspired by the journey, will be hosted at the instructor's gallery in Brewster.
For more information call 508-896-5946 or visit www.stringegallery.com
|Classes and Workshops
Please check out our Family Section for additional Classes and Workshops for Children
- Rumba and Cha-Cha Lessons at the
Cultural Center of
Cape Cod. Doug and Kimberlee McHugh of Ballroom Bliss continue their lessons with Rumba at
7 pm and Cha-Cha at 8 pm on November 17, and 24. This session will be followed by a Latin Dance Party with music, dancing, snacks
and decorations on November 21. The Cultural Center is located at 307 Old Main Street, Yarmouth. For more information call 508-760-4071, email email@example.com or visit www.cultural-center.org
- Three Fish & A Ram Community Art Center will offer a workshop entitled Astrology, Health and Creativity, November 13,
7 - 9 pm. Three Fish & a Ram Community Art Center at 36 Bates Road,
Mashpee Commons North, Mashpee, offers many ongoing
classes throughout the week in such areas as portraits, found art,
ceramics, jewelry, hand weaving, knitting and more. For more information or to register call 508-292-1417 or visit www.cltartcenter.com
- Guyer Art Barn offers classes for all ages
in a variety of mediums: clay, painting, printmaking, drawing, and even
poetry. For information or registration call 508-566-2880 or visit www.harboryourarts.com
- A series of Techie Trainings at the Provincetown Theater throughout October. Training will cover sound systems and lighting systems. Participation in training will be a prerequisite to production employment on sound or lights. This training is open to any full-time winter resident of Cape Cod. The Provincetown Theater is located at 238 Bradford Street, Provincetown. For more information call the Box Office 508-487-9793 or visit www.provincetowntheater.org
- Join the Centerville Public Library Knitting Group! Free and open to the public on Friday's at 3:30 pm at the Library. Beginners through experts welcome! 585 Main Street, Centerville. For more information call 508-790-6220 or visit www.centervillelibrary.org/
|Applications, Grants, Spaces and Work |
Application Being Accepted for the Hyannis Harbor Summer Shanties 2010
Call to artists
for the Hyannis Harbor Summer Shanties 2010
season! The Town of Barnstable is looking for artists &
artisans interested in selling their artwork as a part of the 6th
season - Harbor Your Arts Summer Shanty program on Hyannis Harbor.
This program continues with
the generous grant support of the Massachusetts Cultural Council John and
Abigail Adams Grant and our partners, the Main Street Business Improvement
District (BID), Arts Foundation of
Cape Cod (AFCC), Cape Cod Art Association (CCAA), the Hyannis Area Chamber of
Commerce and in coordination with Cape Cod Chamber of Commerce.
by December 11
, and can be downloaded at www.harboryourarts.com
. All artwork will be juried. For more information,
contact Melissa Hersh, Arts and Culture Coordinator at Melissa.firstname.lastname@example.org
or call 508-862-4767.
|Artist Studio Workspace at the Shirley Blair Flynn Center
The Town of Barnstable is pleased to announce that there is an available artist studio workspace for rent at the Shirley Blair Flynn Center for the Creative Arts, which consists of a campus of town-owned properties providing artists living, working and gallery space at the corner of Pearl and South Streets.
Artists leasing the studio space are expected to promote the Center and participate in initiatives designed to involve the community in the arts, such as hosting open studio events or offering workshops and classes in their craft at the Guyer Art Barn. Selection will be made based on the prospective
member's demonstrated willingness to contribute to the arts community.
The Shirley Blair Flynn Center is located at 50 Pearl Street, Hyannis. For more information and an application form, call Melissa Hersh at 508-862-4767 or email email@example.com.
|Massachusetts Cultural Council Grants
Artist Fellowships: Offers fellowships as direct support to individual
artists in recognition of artistic excellence. Applications in the categories of
Choreography, Fiction/Creative Nonfiction, and Poetry applications
accepted December 1 - January 25. For more information
YouthReach Initiative: Provides funding to programs that integrate
substantive out-of-school arts, humanities, and science opportunities into a collaborative community response to the needs of youth at risk. Applications due February 10, 2010. For more information call 617-727-3668 ext. 253 or visit www.massculturalcouncil.org/applications/yrapp.html.
| More Applications, Grants, Spaces and Work
- Intern Positions at the Arts Foundation of Cape Cod: Design and Media Services Intern and Administration and Development Intern. For information visit www.artsfoundation.org/careers
- Robert John Cook hosts The Art Of Spiritual Gifts on Thursday, February 4, 2010, 5:30 - 7:30 pm at the Cape Cod Museum of Art. Selected
artists will answer the question "What Spiritual Gifts have you received and
what/how have those Spiritual Gifts been used in your art?" For information call 508-367-5571 or email MayflowerStudio@aol.com
- The Provincetown Theater and the Playwright's Lab are compiling an email list of people to be notified of opportunities to participate in future Playwrights' Festivals or other production opportunities (actors, directors, tech people, etc.). Send the theater your name and email and the area in which you would like to participate. Being on the list does not represent a commitment to participate, but will allow for notifications to be sent to people who want to be involved. Send to firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com
- The Provincetown Art Association and Museum became one of twenty-one associates of the Cape Cod Youth Empowerment Initiative (CCYEI), of Compassion Massachusetts.
The primary focus of the CCYEI has been providing grants for training,
and organizational support to programs serving at-risk youths and their
families. For more information on Compassion Massachusetts contact Steve Brown at 508-560-1189 or by email firstname.lastname@example.org
- New publication requests for artists:
The Cape Cod Chamber of Commerce, Coastal Community Capital,
Homebuilders and Remodelers Association of Cape Cod, Cotuit Center for
the Arts, and Cultural Center of Cape Cod are creating a Sourcebook of Handcrafted Items with Architectural Elements
designed for Architects, Designers and Builders. Artists must live or
have their main place of business on Cape Cod, Martha's Vineyard, or
Nantucket and be able to supply photographs of work installed in homes
or businesses. Criteria and submission
guidelines in a downloadable form. For information call 508-362-8910 or email email@example.com
- The Sturgis Library has exhibition space available. Visit online for exhibits and displays and for an application form. 3090 Main Street, Barnstable. For information call 508-362-8448 or visit www.sturgislibrary.org
- Call to artists to help support
veterans: in search of artists, professional and otherwise, whether
it's with a paint brush, cooking spatula, a guitar with a few chords,
or a poet writing a poem. Those with a creative skill are asked to
volunteer and share their skills with veterans. For information or to
participate contact Robert John Cook at 508-367-5571 or by email at MayflowerStudio@aol.com
- The Guyer Art Barn hosts Miniature Masterpieces. All pieces need to be 25" or smaller and priced at under
$100.00. The show will run December 1 - December 20.
Opening reception will be held December 4.
Registration forms can be picked up at the Guyer Art Barn
weekends from 11 am - 4 pm or can be emailed by
interested in participating should contact Mellissa Morris
at 508-566-2880 or visit www.town.barnstable.ma.us/GuyerBarn/default.htm
- Call for Entries for the First Annual Members' Exhibition on January 2010 at the Cultural Center of Cape Cod, 307 Old
Main Street, South Yarmouth. For more informationg visit www.cultural-center.org
- Call for Dance Schools and Groups for the Barcelona Dance Award and Dance Grand Prix Italy for emerging and established dance schools and companies to performing and teach at the upcoming 2010 season in Barcelona, April 1 - 5, 2010, in Italy on June 24 - 27, 2010 and in Paris at the end of June, 2010. For details visit web.tiscali.it/barcellonadance2010
- Harwich Junior Theatre will hold auditions for Peter Pan
and Wendy on Sunday, November 8, 2 - 5 pm and November 9 from
6 - 8 pm. Maura Hanlon will direct this true play adaption by Doug Rand
of J.M. Barrie's original novel. Many roles are available for men,
women and children (ages 7 and up). Performances are scheduled for
February 12 - March 7, 2010. Auditions will be held at Harwich Junior Theatre, 105 Division Street, West Harwich. For more information call Nina Schuessler at 508-432-2002 ext. 12 or visit www.hjtcapecod.org
- Harwich Winter Theatre at HJT Auditions will be held for the HJT production of The 25 Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee, to
be directed by Terry Norgeot with musical direction Bob
Wilder, December 13 - 14, 6 - 8 pm. Roles available
for actresses age 15 - 40 and actors age 15 - 45. Production will run
March 26 - April 25 with rehearsals beginning in February. Please prepare
a song and come dressed to move. Auditions will be held at Harwich Junior Theatre, 105 Division Street, West Harwich. For further information call Nina Schuessler at 508-432-2002 ext 12 or visit www.hjtcapecod.org
- The Barnstable Comedy Club will hold auditions
on November 9 - 11, from 7 - 9 pm at the theatre for First Night, a play directed by Marti Baker. Copies of the script are available at both the Sturgis and
downtown Hyannis libraries. For more information call 508-362-6333 or visit www.home.comcast.net/~rkenneally/bcchome.html
Coach Excursion to the Big Apple
It's a full-day excursion to the Big Apple, December 05, 7 am
12 am. Bundle up
and don comfortable shoes for Heritage Museums and Gardens' annual NYC trip! Arriving at 11 am, there are
two drop-off points: the Metropolitan Museum of Art and Rockefeller Plaza.
a day of visiting, dining or shopping at any of New York's renowned museums,
restaurants and retailers. The day is yours to do what you like! Fee includes
round trip motor coach transportation, light refreshments, NYC tourist guides,
driver gratuity, Heritage travel guide and films both ways.
Heritage Museums and Gardens is located at 67 Grove Street, Sandwich. For more information or to purchase tickets call 508-888-3300 or visit
G. Robert Melber
Annual Auto Lecture
Heritage Museums and Gardens will host Feet, Hooves and Rails
: Transportation in 19th c.
on November 14, 2 pm
. This annual automotive lecture is in memory of G. Robert
Melber, HM&G's much-admired Auto Curator.
Dr. J. Ward Regan, professor at
New York University, will review the development of transportation
technology from the pre-industrial period to the combustion engine in the early
twentieth century. This lecture is free and registration is not required.
Film Maker Michael DiLauro Presents Selection of Short Films
Cultural Center of Cape Cod will host film maker Michael DiLauro November 15, 2:30 pm showing a selection of several short films.
Mr. DiLauro earned an M.F.A. in Film Studies at Ohio
University and completed the Master Directing program at the prestigious Maine
Cinema Workshops. At Robert Morris University, he is Director of the Academic
Media Center and Assistant Professor in the Media Arts Department. DiLauro's
films, which are grounded
in an artistic excellence and aesthetic beauty that cuts through the clutter of
the overly produced media to which we have become accustomed, has earned
five regional Emmys, a Blue Ribbon
at the American Film Festival, several ADDY
awards, and the Gabriel award for
outstanding television programming.
The Cultural Center of
Cape Cod is located at 307
Old Main Street, South Yarmouth. For more information or to purchase tickets call 508-394-7100 or visit
|More Events and Notices
- The Little Beach Gallery will
host the November Meeting of Green Drinks, November 18, 6 - 8 pm. The function of this group
is to connect like-minded artists and other individuals on Cape Cod and surrounding areas
that want to share, discuss and participate in improving our quality of
life, being greener and preserving all that we are fortunate to have
here on Cape Cod. 539
South Street, Hyannis. For more
information call 508-775-5522
or visit www.thelittlebeachgallery.com
- Candlelight and Dancing at The Cultural Center with the saxophone music of Dan Sullivan on November 14, 7 pm for
Café Style. The Cultural Center of
Cape Cod is located at 307 Old Main St., South Yarmouth. For more information or to purchase tickets call 508-394-7100 or visit www.cultural-center.org
- Handmade for the
Holidays is partnering with
WE CAN, a nonprofit in Harwich
Port to distrubite hand-made winter woolies to needy women and families
in time for the holiday season. Knitters and crafters can register for
the effort in person by visiting Yummy Goods, West Barnstable, or
online at www.yummygoods.com. For those who would like
to create items for the project in a community atmosphere craft circles will be held at the store on November 20, 1 - 4 pm. All participants and
their friends are invited to celebrate the conclusion of the project at a public
open house at Yummy Goods on December 4. For more info call Beth Dunn at 508-367-5019 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Holiday Party at Cape Cod Museum of Art on November 28, 2 - 4 pm. Parents,
grandparents and children can enjoy a variety of seasonal entertainment and
activities including a presentation by the Amazing Richard the Magician. Reservations
are required; call 508-385-4477 ext. 7 or visit www.ccmoa.org
- Friends and Artists of The SheArt Network will have an important meeting on December 1, 6 pm, at 44 Tonset
Road to discuss plans for 2010. The purpose of the meeting is to reach a
consensus on the focus and goals of our organization for the coming year. For more information email email@example.com
- Tutti Italiani is a gathering for those who love Italy, meeting the fourth Monday of each month from 6 - 8 pm at the Cultural Center of Cape Cod, 307 Old Main Street, South Yarmouth. Tutti Italiani is a cultural exchange group for all who have an interest in Italy, its culture and lifestyle. For information call 508-394-7100 or visit www.cultural-center.org
- Table Francaise is a gathering for those who enjoy French culture and language, meeting the first Wednesday of each month from 6 - 8 pm at the Cultural Center of Cape Cod, 307 Old Main Street, South Yarmouth. For information call 508-394-7100 or visit www.cultural-center.org