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Archive for December, 2011

One-Day Audition Workshop Offered – WPAC Jan 14, 2012

One-Day Audition Workshop Offered – WPAC Westside Performing Arts Company will be offering a one-day audition workshop on Saturday, January 14 from 12:00pm-4:00pm. The session will afford performers the opportunity to be prepared for their next musical theater audition through hands-on participation and instructional observation. Each student must come prepared for a mock audition. Immediate [...]

The Blind Spot – by Robert Genn

The Blind Spot  - by Robert Genn At a recent soirée of old friends and colleagues there was a politician whose acquaintance I had made back in high school. He was a jerk then and, as far as I can see, he’s a jerk now. I found myself pleasantly moving around the room and not [...]

Meisner Method acting workshop – Dec 21 – Riverfront Playhouse

Meisner Method acting workshop – Dec 21 – Riverfront Playhouse The 12/21/11 Meisner workshop at Redding’s Riverfront Playhouse from 6-9pm asks for donations of $20 per person with limited amount of scholarships available. Riverfront Playhouse 1620 East Cypress Redding, CA 96001 Use the form found at link below to RSVP and inquire about scholarships. We hope no one will be turned [...]

The Monastic Artist – by Robert Genn

The Monastic Artist – by Robert Genn I’ve never stayed in a monastery, but I’ve visited some, both East and West, and I’ve certainly bumped into a few monks. I’ve also known a few nuns, but not intimately. I was once offered a job as a missionary, but I didn’t like the position. But as [...]

Winter art classes at the Shasta County Arts Council

WINTER ART CAMP Now that the kids are getting ready to begin their Winter Break, they have a great opportunity to participate in a fun and educational Winter Art Camp. Classes will be held at Old City Hall 9am-12pm December 20-23, and 9am-12pm or 1:30pm-4:30pm December 27-30.  Reservations are required.  $55 plus materials fee of [...]

Retrospective: Five Months, Ten Women

Retrospective: Five Months, Ten Women   When we started our pledge drive in February 2012, we didn’t know how whether the Main Street Gallery would survive. It all depended on community support…how much Trinity County (and our neighboring counties) valued the Main Street Gallery. Due to a severe downturn in funding, the Trinity County Arts [...]

Continuous Partial Attention – by Robert Genn

Continuous Partial Attention  - by Robert Genn The other day I was looking into the eyes of a painter as she painted. If eyes are the windows of the soul, they may also give clues to the creative process. I noticed several unique eye-movements: In one, the eye travels with the brush tip or just [...]

Soy Wax Batik: A Fabric Design Class – Jan 7, 2012

Soy Wax Batik: A Fabric Design Class Makin Glass/Pottery Studio Anderson, Ca with Kathy Kadar Pauletich January 7, 2012 10:00 am – 4:00 pm $25 non-refundable deposit to hold your spot, plus $35 due first day of class. Fees include the soy wax, acrylic paints, fabric paints, and studio space. Bring 1 yard of 100% [...]

The Money We’ll Save – book review by S.A. Barone

THE MONEY WE’LL SAVE Book Review by S. A. Barone   Christmas is almost upon us.  This is the time of year that we look for fun books to buy as gifts and books to read to our children on Christmas Eve. When my children were little we always sat around the tree on Christmas [...]

FLASH MOBBERS! It’s time again!

Hi, Everyone: It’s almost time again for our christmas flash mob – we will be holding our event in 2 weeks and I’d love to see a great representation from local theater. Last year we had approximately 150 people who showed up at Mt. Shasta Mall to “flash” and we had a great time. This [...]