Tuesday, January 19, 2016

CREATIVE ALLIANCE TURNS 21 WITH A FULL MENU OF EVENTS!

Celebrate the brilliant facets of our mission throughout 2016!
Here’s to a spectacular year of dynamic performances, exhibits, films,
workshops, parties, and community festivals!

Michael Formanek Ensemble Kollossus

WHEN: FRI JAN 22 | 7:30 & 9PM
WHERE:
Creative Alliance, 3134 Eastern Ave., Baltimore
Tickets & Info

Baltimore bassist extraordinaire convenes a truly massive, powerhouse big band to celebrate his new release on ECM records. This will be one of the highlights of the jazz music calendar and a celebratory victory for the Baltimore jazz scene.


California Twang!

WHEN: SAT JAN 23 | 8PM
Tickets & Info

Tonight, Arty Hill hosts a bevy of mid-Atlantic's best country singers presenting their favorite California Country tunes.

 

 


WORKSHOPS:

Hip Hop Dance Workshop with Shaun Creativity

WHEN: THU JAN 21 | 6-9PM

Shaun Creativity, world renowned French hip hop dancer and choreographer, will instruct a dance master class to teach creative expression through movement and hip-hop choreography popular in his native city Paris, France. Great for beginners and all who love to dance. Info


The Contemporary's Grit Fund Info Session + Tax Workshop

WHEN: SAT JAN 23 | NOON-2:30PM FREE!

The Grit Fund Information Session will cover the application process, guidelines, eligibility, funding priorities, and more. The Tax Workshop covers tax incentives for designated Arts & Entertainment Districts and offers a tax primer for practicing artists, including tips for tracking tax deductible expenses. Info

Candids vs. Portraits

WHEN: SAT JAN 23 | 1-4PM

Featured artist in the Creative Alliance exhibition, DWELL, East Baltimore native Webster Phillips III discusses and demonstrates key differences between candids and portraits. In this hands-on workshop participants will take discussion into action, exploring the nearby neighborhood with their cameras, returning for a final discussion and critique. Tickets & Info


Watercolor Demystified

WHEN: SAT JAN 23 | 1:30-4PM

Take the plunge and dip your brush into this introductory watercolor workshop where award-winning watercolorist and popular instructor Steve Bleinberger will demystify this wonderful medium. It’s easier than many may think. Tickets & Info

 


SAVE THE DATE FOR THESE UPCOMING EVENTS

JAN 28 | COMEDY NIGHT WITH TODD BARRY
JAN 29 | AN EVENING WITH LOUDON WAINWRIGHT III
JAN 30 | 10TH ANNUAL VIVA BRASIL!
FEB 2 | LOW
FEB 4 | FILM | WIT'S END
FEB 5 | FLAMENCO APARICIO DANCE COMPANY
FEB 6 | BOB MARLEY'S BIRTHDAY SOUL SHAKEDOWN
FEB 10 | 4 PLAY!
FEB 11 | FILM | DO THE RIGHT THING
FEB 12 | MIPSO