Saturday, November 4, 2017

THIS WEEK @ THE CREATIVE ALLIANCE!

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WHERE: Creative Alliance, 3134 Eastern Ave., Baltimore

Film Screening

Baltimore New Media Web Festival

WHEN: SUN, NOV 5 | 2PM - 6PM

Celebrating the best in New Media content! This festival will feature web series, music videos, virtual reality, panel discussions, awards, and networking opportunities. Tix & Info


The Andy Statman Trio @ B'nai Israel

WHEN: WED, NOV 8 | 7:30PM
WHERE:
27 Lloyd St., Baltimore MD

Bluegrass, jazz, and Klezmer with Andy Statman, one of his generation's premier mandolinists and clarinetists. Andy thinks of his compositions and performances as spontaneous American-roots music and personal, prayerful Hasidic music, by way of avant-garde jazz. Tix & Info

INTERACTIVE MOVIE NIGHT

House Party
w/ Guest Host Jason Seems

WHEN: WED, NOV 8, 7PM mingle | 8PM movie

Shout the lines, play games, drink the Kool-Aid, and win stuff! We're making House Party into a wild interactive movie night. Kid 'N Play dance contest at intermission! Tix & Info


MARQUEE LOUNGE

Freeze Peach Comedy Series Kickoff!

WHEN: THU, NOV 9 | 7:30PM | FREE!

Fighting the culture of silence and censorship both on and off-stage, we begin a series of conversations and workshops with a screening & talk about the importance of "obscene" comedy pioneer Lenny Bruce.
Tix & Info


Zydeco Dance Party: Ruben Moreno

WHEN: THU, NOV 9 | 8PM

Houston–based accordion ace and zydeco groover returns to the Patterson for a hard-hitting dance party! Tix & Info




Creative Alliance @ Arch Social Club

Ru-Jac Records: The Legacy of Baltimore Soul

WHEN: SAT, NOV 11 | 8PM

A night celebrating the history of the 1960s West Baltimore R&B record label. Performances by Ru-Jac stars, including Winfield Parker and Joe Quarterman, as well as Joy Postell, who will all be backed by young, up and coming Baltimore musicians.​ Tix & Info


Our Friend's Events

GODLY CHAOS
Adam Rosenblatt at Charm City Fringe Festival

WHEN: SAT, NOV 4 - 8:45pm, SUN, NOV 5 - 3pm, THU, NOV 9 - 7pm, THU, NOV 11 - 7pm

Adam Rosenblatt, local percussionist and Creative Alliance Resident Artist, performs his unique and immersive multimedia program, using WII remotes, a wall of light, and surround-sound to probe at heady issues of determinism and free will. Tix & Info


Exhibitions on view at Creative Alliance

Erin Fostel: A Measure of Place

WHEN: On View: Oct 27 – DEC 1

Erin Fostel explores and documents mood, atmosphere, and the immensity of grief in her haunting charcoal drawings of the architecture of Baltimore. Info




Aaron LaCrate: Just A Kid From Highlandtown

WHEN: On View: OCT 13 - NOV 25

Just A Kid From Highlandtown features an immersive recreation of LaCrate’s initial basement shop, complete with a participatory DJ and mixtape station. Visitors will travel through a historical photo montage documenting Highlandtown’s '80s skate, graffiti, and punk scene as seen through LaCrate’s eyes. Info

Creative Alliance galleries and box office are open to the public Tue-Sat, 11am-7pm. Entry to our galleries is FREE, though donations are welcome!


In The News!


OBAMAS CHOOSE RISING STARS TO PAINT THEIR OFFICIAL PORTRAITS
by Kelly Crow
The Smithsonian’s National Portrait Gallery has commissioned a pair of rising-star artists—New York’s Kehinde Wiley and former Creative Alliance resident Amy Sherald—to paint its official portraits of the former President and First Lady.
Read More in The Wall Street Journal