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Individuals from Auburn’s Arts District Study group will be reporting on their April 2010 visit to Paducah, KY at 7:00 pm, Thurs. Aug. 12, 2010 at Auburn Public Theater, 8 Exchange St. at Genesee, Auburn, NY. Donna Lamb, Ex. Director of Schweinfurth Art Center, Angela Daddabbo, Artistic Director of Auburn Public Theater, and Hilary Ford, Acct. Executive, Mack Studios visited Paducah to learn more about how Paducah used the arts as a tool for economic development, and how we might apply some of their lessons and successes in Auburn. The team will be giving a power point presentation about Paducah, and sharing ideas that could be implemented in Auburn. The presentation is free and open to the public. The Arts District study received funding through a grant from the Kauffman Foundation and Cayuga Community College.

AUBURN PUBLIC THEATER (APT) is a new, non-profit, professional performing and presenting company currently renovating the former Grant’s building located in downtown Auburn, New York as an arts complex. The building is air-conditioned and free evening and weekend parking is available in the garage directly behind the theater. This is an exciting new cultural center in Central New York. For any other information, call (315) 253-6669 or www.auburnpublictheater.org

For Auburn NY lodging visit www.skaneatelessuites.com Skaneateles Suites

Posted: Tuesday, August 10th, 2010 @ 9:14 am by Curt
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Jazz Guitarist/Singer John Pizzarelli Headlines Skaneateles Arts Council Gala

Jazz Guitarist/Singer John Pizzarelli Headlines Skaneateles Arts Council Gala

Jazz Guitarist/Singer John Pizzarelli Headlines Skaneateles Arts Council Gala

John Pizaarelli, lauded by the Los Angeles Times as “madly creative” and by The Toronto Star as “the genial genius of the guitar,” will perform July 25 at “A Mid-Summer Night’s Dream,” the annual gala of the Skaneateles Area Arts Council.

Festivities will be held lakeside at the Stella Maris Retreat and Renewal Center, a former Roosevelt mansion on Skaneateles Lake. The program will run from 6 to 10 p.m. and include cocktails; dining al fresco by Chris Kuhns, executive chef of Phoebe’s Restaurant and the Sherwood Inn; and an intimate concert by Pizzarelli.

Skaneateles residents Jean McGlynn and Fouad Dietz are co-chairs of the gala. Dr. Robert Kiltz, owner of CNY Healing Arts and CNY Fertility Centers, is the artist sponsor. Proceeds will support the Arts Council’s cultural events and community grants program. (more…)

Posted: Monday, June 14th, 2010 @ 5:38 pm by Curt
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Homer New York Center for Arts

Contact Us:

This information is for contacting the Center for the Arts. You can learn about our membership, concerts, art exhibits, classes and other events at the Center for the Arts through our website.

Email us at info@center4art.org with questions or comments about our Web site, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. You may also use the SUGGESTION BOX found on the main page under GET INVOLVED.

Mail comments or questions about our web site or payment and ticket forms to:
Center for Arts of Homer, Inc.
72 S. Main Street
Homer, NY 13077-0191.

LOCAL: (607) 749-4900
TOLL FREE: (877) 749-ARTS
FAX: (607) 749-4910

If you are visiting our website, it means that some part of the world of the Arts, if not all, is important to you. Whether it is the performances in the Whiting Theater or the exhibits in the Borg-Warner Morse TEC Gallery; possibly it is Cortland City Ballet or Ballroom Dancing with Bess Koval. Maybe it is the art courses or the lectures we hold, all this is under one roof and available to you.

The activities held here at the Center are countless and the possibilities of what is to come are endless, but whatever it is that brought you here says, “You care”. You care about having and keeping the Arts in your life and that, my friend, is important! For without your caring, organizations such as this cannot exist.

So, for whatever activity you choose to attend at the Center, thank you. Thank you from the Board of Directors and thank you from myself!

Oh, and by the way, you can always become a Member. There are several levels to choose from plus they come with perks!

Posted: Monday, December 22nd, 2008 @ 5:12 pm by Curt
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Tim Green, Julie Abbott to Emcee Skaneateles Arts Council’s Annual Gala

Skaneateles, NY – Tim Green, attorney, author, television commentator and former NFL Football
player, and Julie Abbott, former co-host of “Bridge Street With Rick & Julie” and television anchor,
will emcee the Skaneateles Area Arts Council’s fourth annual summer gala, A Mid-Summer
Night’s Dream. The gala is on Sunday, July 20, from 6 to 10 p.m. on the shore at the beautiful lakeside
estate of Stella Maris Retreat Center, a former Roosevelt mansion. The event features cocktails, dinner,
and a concert by the lake with singer/songwriters Benjamin and Sally Taylor and David Saw.


Posted: Saturday, June 28th, 2008 @ 5:42 am by Curt
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Mario Disantis Band

July 05, 2008   Concert in Clift Park
Concert in Clift Park featuring the Mario DeSantis Orchestra sponsored by the Skaneateles Arts Council. 
Date:   July 5, 2008
Time:   07:30 PM – 09:00 PM
Website:   http://www.skaneateles.com 
Location:   Clift Park
Genesee St. Skaneateles, New York 13152

For information on booking The Mario DeSantis Orchestra
or The Mario DeSantis Band for your event,
contact Maria DeSantis Presents via E-Mail,
or call us at 315-488-7611.
 From simple to sophistcated to spectacular,
for the widest selection of musical styles call
Maria DeSantis Presents.

Personal consultation ensures a
memorable, unique event.

Male/Female Vocalist
Classical/Pop Styles
Male/Female Vocal Duo
String Quartet
Bagpipe/Cello/Piano Trio
Brass Quintet
 Piano/Sax Duo
Piano/Violin Duo
Guitar/Violin Duo
Harp/Flute Duo
Vibes Trio
Jazz Trio or Quartet
Piano/Flute Duo
Dixiland Quartet
Piano/Vocal Duo
Piano/String Bass Duo
The Mario DeSantis Orchestra and smaller Bands
featuring Keith Condon, Maria DeSantis and
guest vocalists Isreal Hagan and Ronnie Leigh

Posted: Thursday, June 19th, 2008 @ 4:17 pm by Curt
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