Friday, December 12, 2014

LOTS TO DO @ THE CREATIVE ALLIANCE THIS MONTH

The Sweater Sets' Holiday Party!

with Jonathan Burns & Evan Young

WHEN: FRI DEC 12, 8 PM
WHERE: The Creative Alliance, 3134 Eastern Ave., Baltimore

Uke strumming, girl harmonizing, pop charmers The Sweater Set are back! They’re wearing their cuddly holiday knits and SO should YOU! The Sweater Set will warm your heart with a concert interspersed with variety arts, comedy, magic, and more! Tickets & Info

Kwanzaa Family Day: KUUMBA!

WHEN: SAT DEC 13, NOON-3 PM

Kuumba means Creativity! Join this pre-Kwanzaa celebration with art making during Kerplunk, African Dance class, and storytelling. Featuring Urban Foli, Sheena Black, & Wombwork Productions! Info

 

 


Charm City Klezmer
Dance Party!

Susan Alcorn on pedal steel & dance leader Avia Moore

WHEN: SAT DEC 13, 8 PM

Judith Geller and Michael Raitzyk warmly host this lovely, Creative Alliance tradition of not-so-traditional klezmer music with roots in Jewish Eastern European villages and accents from jazz to James Brown that make for a FAB dance party. Tickets & Info

Exhibition Opening

Borrowed Earth

WHEN: SAT DEC 13, 6-8 PM

Borrowed Earth represents over 300 selected paintings by artist Richard Sober made between 2002 – 2014, including work that evolved into the book Adjusting to the Light.

Exhibition on view: Dec 13 – Jan 24 Info


Workshop

Open Critique

WHEN: WED DEC 17, 7-9 PM

Jeremy Stern, Creative Alliance’s Exhibitions & Programs Manager, hosts this monthly opportunity for artists to receive feedback on their developing projects. Each participant should bring examples of their work, or a work-in-progress, and look forward to group feedback. Info

 


Trixie Little’s 10th Annual Holiday Spec-tac-uthon

THU DEC 18, 8 PM
FRI DEC 19, 7 & 10 PM
SAT DEC 20, 7 & 10 PM

Santa's magic burlesque elf, Trixie Little, celebrates 10 years of Baltimore's uproarious holiday tradition! Starring the Burlesque Hall of Fame's 2014 Reigning King AND Queen of Burlesque, the colossal Mr. Gorgeous and Denver's own Midnite Martini! Hosted by the hardest working middle-aged man in show business, NYC's legendary drag king, Mr. Murray Hill. Tickets & Info Low Ticket Warning for ALL SHOWS


Exhibition Opening

Caryn Martin: Things Left Unsaid

WHEN: Reception: FRI DEC 19, 6-8 PM

On View: DEC 19 - JAN 3

Artist Caryn Martin uses abstracted landscape as a metaphor— employing delicate shifts in color, light, line, and shape to represent universal experiences and emotions. Info

 


NOTE: The Magic for Kids Workshop has been canceled this session.
Check back in the Spring!

SAVE THE DATE FOR THESE UPCOMING EVENTS

JAN 8 | FILM | The Immortalists
JAN 9 | Janka Nabay & The Bubu Gang
JAN 10 | Flamence Aparicio Dance Co.
JAN 14 | Mothers Falcon w/ Paul Rucker
JAN 15 | Kahulanui – Ha waiian Swing Dancy Party!
JAN 16 | Mark Wenner's Blues Warriors
JAN 17 | Elvis' Birthday Fight Club
JAN 22 | FILM | Harmontown
JAN 23 | The Holmes Brothers
JAN 24 | Anna & Elizabeth's Crankie Fest

 
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