BLAINESWORLD #777, Section 12C (NC)

Movement Class with Barrie Barton

Time
Monday, September 12 · 7:00pm – 10:00pm
Location
Jubilee Community Church
Created By
Barrie Barton
More Info
Join Movement Artisit, Barrie Barton, Mondays, starting Sept. 12 – 5:30-7:00, for an eight-week movement class. For those yearning to dance, but a little intimidated or nervous, this is the perfect class for you. Participants learn basic movement combinations free flowing styles and even a little choreography. You will gain a greater confidence in your ability to move, new enthusiasm in your expressiveness and a joyful connection with others.

With over 30 years of experience as a dancer and teacher, Barrie “has a magical ability to bringing ease and comfort to learning dance.” All ability levels are welcome. Come explore your dynamic, graceful and coordinated dancer within.

The 8-week course is $80.00. Single class is $15.00. Pre-registration is encouraged. Contact Barrie: barbarton@charter.net or 828 658-1217, communitychoreography.com.​

This course is sponsored by the Jubilee! Wellness Team.

“Thank you for the inspiring class. You are full of creative energy. This class is an amazing success with you leading the way.”

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BEAU JEST
by James Sherman

– a warm-hearted comedy –

directed by RoseLynn Katz

Fri & Sat, Aug 19 & 20, 2011, in 35below at ACT
Sun, Aug 21, 2011, at UNC-A Reuter Center
Starting at 2:30 pm

produced by

The Autumn Players
in partnership with

North Carolina Center for Creative Retirement

a Readers Theatre Showcase production
in memory of Bernie Hauserman 1937-2009

— $5 tickets at the door —

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EVERY THURSDAY FROM 11 AM TO NOON
“ASHEVILLE AND THE ARTS”
MAIN-FM 103.5 on your radio dial
live stream http://www.main-fm.org

Hear from folks in our arts & cultural scene: who they are, what they do and how they show us the world in unique and wonder-full ways.

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Asheville Art Tour tickets are only $25 for the Fall Color Season (through Oct. 31)! Will you help us spread the word?

Asheville Art Tour is a first-of-its-kind art tour of Asheville artist studios, running Saturdays at 11:00 a.m. from the French Broad Food Co-Op. Visitors ride on LaZoom’s vaudeville style purple bus, traveling into artist studios and speaking with artists in the River Arts District, Downtown and West Asheville. The Art Tours are led by internationally known artist, Gabriel Schaffer, and visitors will walk away from the tour with a glimpse into the process of art-making and a better understanding of the Asheville art community.
“We are connecting people who are interested in contemporary art to the contemporary artists. We are raising an awareness of the Asheville contemporary art scene by taking people directly into artist studios,” says Schaffer. “This Art Tour is a way to make the contemporary Asheville arts scene accessible.”
Asheville Art Tours include a musical act and explore the local neighborhoods and studios of numerous working visual artists, while providing insight into the local creative history. Participating artists include: Constance Williams, Julie Armbruster, Heather Knight, Moni Hill, ClaySpace Co-Op, Sean “Jinx” Pace, Melissa Terrezza, Alena Hennessy, Angelique Tassistro, Dustin Spagnola and more.
To Purchase Tickets:
828.225.6932 or http://www.LaZoomTours.com

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MARK YOUR CALENDARS FOR 30TH ANNUAL GOOMBAY! FESTIVAL

The YMI Cultural Center’s 30th Annual GOOMBAY! Festival gets underway Friday, August 26th at noon and continues through Sunday, August 28th 6pm in Asheville’s historic Eagle-Market Street business district (The Block). GOOMBAY! continues its tradition of multi-cultural celebration with 3 days of live entertainment, unique one-of-a-kind wares from near and far, family-friendly activities and a Food Court with many favorites and something for everyone.

The Sponsor Appreciation & Festival Kickoff event will be held Thursday, August 25th, 5:30pm at the YMI’s Ray Auditorium. General admission of $20 includes food and drink, as well as lively and foot-tapping music from GOOMBAY!’s 30 years as Asheville’s unique and inclusive celebration of culture – dancing shoes encouraged.

The City of Asheville Cultural Arts Division will bring the Mobile Art Lab on Friday, August 26th at 5pm to create a mural with festival attendees. All are invited to add to the mural and watch how it evolves; the completed mural will be on display throughout GOOMBAY!

The Children’s Zone will be open from 12:00am to 6:00pm Saturday, August 27th ONLY. Families will find a variety of art stations, face painting, games (with PRIZES) and performances.

The biggest and best parade GOOMBAY! has ever had will begin at noon on Saturday; come early so you can see all the excitement!

This festival is made possible through the dedicated efforts of many committed volunteers and with generous support from the City of Asheville, Buncombe County, Progress Energy, Home Depot, US Cellular, TD Bank, the Fraternal Order of Police (Lodge #1 Asheville), and the partnership of Asheville Greenworks, Asheville GO! and WNC Alliance.

The Sponsor Appreciation & Festival Kickoff event is sponsored by Empire Distributors, Limones and Simma Down. After the kickoff event, consider heading to the Orange Peel for the WNC Alliance’s Save the French Broad event featuring the Wailers and Josh Phillips Folk Festival.

For more information, check out all events http://www.ymicc.org/goombay_schedule.html and entertainment http://www.ymicc.org/goombay_entertainment.html. General inquiries should be directed to Tanya Presha tanya@goombayasheville.com (828-242-1536); for sponsorship information, please contact Kendra Turner kendra@goombayasheville.com .

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