October 22, 2011

Arts Collinwood Presents: An intimate concert with Ashley Brooke Toussant

An intimate concert with

Ashley Brooke Toussant

Saturday, October 22 at 8:30 pm

at Arts Collinwood Cafe

15605 Waterloo Road

Cleveland, Ohio  44110

Come hear the unique sounds of Ashley Brooke Toussant at this no-cover concert in the Cafe at 8:30pm on Saturday, October 22nd.  For more about Ashley listen to the ideastream Around Noon interview and concert at http://www.ideastream.org/an/entry/42141.  Come early for dinner and a drink!


October 22, 2011

Celebrate BSMA Serving Slavic Village for 30 Years!

SAVE THE DATE for Sunday, November 20th at 4:00 p.m.

Broadway School of Music & the Art’s
30 years of serving Broadway/Slavic Village

with CJO’s Artistic Director Sean Jones
Guest Appearances
by Broadway School alumni
and Birthday Cake!
4939 Broadway Avenue
October 22, 2011

Come Support Broadway School of Music & the Arts

Join neighbors and friends for Councilman Tony Brancatelli’s Annual Ward 12 Pancake Breakfast. Sunday, October 30 8 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. St. John Nepomucene Church 4906 Fleet Ave. in Slavic Village.

Suggested donation $5 per person Proceeds benefit Broadway School of Music & the Arts, PAWS, & the Morgana Little League/Comanche Pewee Football program.

September 25, 2011

M4M (Music for Miles) Chamber Music Series at Arts Collinwood

Chamber music comes to the Arts Collinwood Gallery and honors Arts Collinwood founder and friend, the late Miles Kennedy.  Miles and Nan Kennedy’s son, Simon and his wife Catharine are sponsoring this series.  The M4M Chamber Music Series begins on Sunday, October 16th at 4:00 p.m. with a string performance by the International Composer Collective. Visit this organization’s website for more information about the group led by composer, Tim Mauthe and Sam Cave.  The program will include the following pieces:

Breezes and Rogue Winds for Guitar Duo by Tim Mauthe

Robert Sharpe and Danny Rectenwald, guitars
7 minutes

Easter Music by Sam Cave
Satoko Hayami, piano
2 minutes

Three Movements for Solo Violin by Tim Mauthe
Anthony Bracewell, violin
18 minutes


The Dissection of the Angel’s Eye by Sam Cave
Ludek Wojtkowski, violin; Danny Rectenwald, guitar; Zack Zydek, bass
12 minutes

Toccata Kaléidoscopique by Calogero Panvino
Satoko Hayami, piano
9 minutes

Free Speeches by George Holloway
Michelle Abraham, violin; Tim Mauthe, viola; Schuyler Slack, cello;
Satoko Hayami, piano
7.5 minutes

September 25, 2011

Timothy Callaghan to Show at Arts Collinwood Gallery

Easel Pictures (Edge of the World) is the title of an upcoming gallery show at Arts Collinwood featuring the paintings of Timothy Callaghan.  This series of portraits are of Waterloo Road merchants and regular visitors to the Waterloo Arts District.  The show opening is Friday, October 7th from 6:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m. at 15605 Waterloo Road.  The exhibition will be on view through October 30th.  A Gallery Talk hosted by Artist/Art Critic Dan Tranberg will take place at 7:00 p.m. on October 20th and is open to the public.

September 20, 2011

Sippin’ in the Studio at Art House

September 22 – Image transfers – ceramic plates

With ceramic artist Kristen Cliffel

7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

Class fee: $40

Class participants must be 21 years or older.

Art House‘s newest series of night classes for adults. Sippin in the Studiooffers high quality art instruction in a relaxed and creative environment. A great class for a fun date or girls’ night out, no prior art experience required! Each class is themed and all supplies are included.

Class fee includes two glasses of wine (white or red), all art materials and a ton of creative fun!


September 20, 2011

Open Air Concert and Market

Free Open Air Concert & Market! Friday, September 23 at:

Shore Cultural Center

291 E. 222nd
Euclid, OH 44123

Featuring Passport Project and Euclid High School’s Pinwheels for Peace

An installation of nearly 1,000 colorful pin- wheels, and make-and-take pinwheel crafts, to support EHS peace program activities.

Market at 4:00,  Concert at 6:00

Bring a picnic blanket and chairs. Pick up something tasty at the farmers’ market. Come early to browse the art booths, and stay for after-party fun at one of downtown Euclid’s local independent eateries.

For information, call (216) 289-8578, or click here.

The performance includes music and dance from around the world, with a focus on Guinea and India. The Passport Project Global Dance & Music Collective, a diverse group of professional and community artists who come together to plant seeds of peace and respect for all people through the arts, performs. Mohamed and Dix Huit of Guinea, West Africa share rhythms and song of their country. Playing music of India are Madhu Ravikumar (veena) and Josh Sherman (tabla) who share this gorgeous music. The Passport Project Community Drummers perform their growing repertory!

September 17, 2011

Join us at the Tremont Arts and Cultural Festival

Join us at the Tremont Arts and Cultural Festival!

The Thirteenth Annual Tremont Arts and Cultural Festival returns to Lincoln Park on September 17 – 18, 2011. The mission of the Festival is to celebrate the cultural and artistic diversity of Tremont and Greater Cleveland by encouraging the artistic and cultural endeavors of its visual and performing artists.

The weekend Festival is comprised of four categories or program areas which include: Children’s-hands-on arts, historical, and educational projects; Community-area non-profit organizations presenting material about their mission and services; Cultural-food sales by Tremont churches, other non-profit organizations, and Tremont restaurants reflecting the ethnic diversity of the neighborhood; and sales of paintings, sculpture, jewelry, ceramics, and photographs created by Tremont and Northeast Ohio artists.

The Festival will have music and dance performances both Saturday and Sunday on one main stage located near Kenilworth Avenue between West 14th Street and West 11th Street.

Passport Project will be performing Saturday at 3:00 p.m.

September 14, 2011

Arts Collinwood Accepting Entries for Holiday Art Boutique

The Arts Collinwood Holiday Art Boutique will be open December 10th. If you have jewelry, wearable art, photos, paintings, ceramics, etc. that you are interested in featuring at the sale, please e-mail Cheryl Carter at c.carter@artscollinwood.org with a description and images of your work.

September 12, 2011

Foluke Cultural Arts Center Student Video Project

This video project was created by Brenda Brown, a student in Foluke Cultural Arts Center‘s Media Arts Program. The students conducted their own interviews, in addition to being interviewed about their projects, and edited their videos to add pictures and music in the lab at JR Productions Studio.