Tuesday, July 7, 2015

A BUSY SUMMER @ THE CREATIVE ALLIANCE

Las Cafeteras

WHEN:  SAT JUL 11 | 8 PM
WHERE:  Creative Alliance, 3134 Eastern Ave., Baltimore
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Electrifying Chicano musical revolutionists out of Los Angeles fuse  traditional Afro-Mexican music with modern rhythms and a socially conscious message. Plus, they are super fun.

“uniquely Angeleno mishmash.... hip-hop, beat music, cumbia and rock … Live, they’re magnetic.” – LA Times


Dale Watson
w/ Sean K. Preston

WHEN: THU JUL 9, 7:30 PM Dance Lesson | 8 PM Show

Austin’s own honky tonk hero embodies the outlaw country spirit with knock-out live shows! “With a voice as deep as his white pompadour is high, Watson keeps the sounds of the honky-tonk country-and-Western scene alive…” –The New Yorker

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THROWBACK: A '90s Hip Hop Party

w/ Curators of Hip Hop & Nonchalant

WHEN: FRI JUL 10 | 8 PM

Break out your old-school threads and unlicensed samples for a night celebrating the golden age of hip hop! Catch hot Baltimore artists, fly styles, graffiti art, local shops, Bboys, DJs, and more! Expect to SWEAT!

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I Draw Slow

w/ Anna Robert Gevalt & Ruby Felton

WHEN: WED JUL 15 | 7:30 PM 

From across the pond, this band tackles old-time Appalachian roots music with a keen Irish sensibility.

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Tom Moore: "It Was A Very Good Year"

A Night of Jazz & Vocals featuring music by songwriter Ervin Drake

WHEN: FRI JUL 17 | 7:30 PM

Rising star cabaret vocalist takes on the songs and shares tales of this mentor, the late, great, Ervin Drake.

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Exhibition Opening

Matt Muirhead:

Spring City

WHEN: Reception: FRI JUL 17 | 6-8 PM; On View: JUL 17- AUG 1 

Spinning out of the recent protests and related events of social unrest in Baltimore, multi-disciplinary artist Matt Muirhead presents the solo exhibition Spring City in the Amalie Rothschild Gallery. Info

WHEN: SATURDAYS July 11 – August 8 | Noon-3 PM
TUITION:
FREE!
Kerplunk! Free Family Art Drop-In starts again THIS SATURDAY for the final session of the summer. Open to families and kids of all ages! Tour our galleries and design unique art projects linked to the exhibitions.


One-Day Summer Workshop: Writing for Literary Magazines

WHEN: SAT JUL 11 | 11 AM-4 PM

If you're working on a piece of fiction and wondering how to publish it in a literary magazine, this workshop is for you! Come with 10-15 pages of writing, a pen, paper, and an open mind; leave with ideas for polishing your story. Tickets & Info


FREE YOGA in Patterson Park w/ Charm CIty Yoga

WHEN: EVERY SATURDAY Through SEP 5, 8–9 AM
WHERE
:  Pagoda
TUITION: FREE!

Charm City Yoga, Creative Alliance, and Friends of Patterson Park are proud to present free yoga at Patterson Park on Saturdays: Memorial Day through Labor Day. Info


From Great Idea to Funded Project – Fleshing out the Creative Spark

with Cinder Hypki

WHEN: WED JUL 15 | 6-9 PM

This workshop provides you with the skills needed for designing, articulating, and writing about a project that needs funding! Organize your ideas, hone your elevator pitch, write objectives and outcomes, and weigh funding options, and more. Tickets & Info


Open Critique

WHEN: WED JUL 15 | 6-9 PM

Jeremy Stern, Creative Alliance’s Exhibitions & Programs Manager, hosts this monthly opportunity for artists to receive feedback on their developing projects.

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SAVE THE DATE FOR THESE UPCOMING EVENTS

JUL 23 | FILM | What About Bob
JUL 24 | Super Art Fight
JUL 25 | 2nd Annual Charm City Ukulele Festival
JUL 30 | FILM | The Break-In
JUL 31 | The Nighthawks: Back Porch Party
AUG 2 | Bluegrass in Baltimore - Book Release Party!
AUG 6 | FILM | Dirty Dancing
AUG 7 | Claire Lynch Band
AUG 8 | FREE Dog Days Block Party!
AUG 14 | Mark G Meadows & Nikki Lerner: A Chorus of Action
AUG 15 | The Collective Present: Tailor-Made SHORTS & Mara Neimanis BUS Debut