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Cartoon Crazy Summer 2016

Cartoon Crazy Summer 2016 with Terry Kole YOUTH

Ages 8-12

Create your own cartoons! Inspired by the masters of cartooning, students will create their own characters and learn the art of cartooning, from exaggerating emotions, and different pen techniques to creating their own worlds for their characters. 

For more information, contact Terry at tkole2001@yahoo.com or check out her website at www.terrykole.com

 

Thursdays mornings, July 7, 14, 21 and 28

9:00 AM-12:00 PM in the Art Studio

$100/$85 members

 

 

Summer Art 2016: Adults

Summer Art 2016: Adults

Three nights of instruction and three materials! Guided by experienced core faculty instructors and practicing artists, each class will introduce oil painting, sculpture, and printmaking. Observational drawing will serve as the foundation for each class and medium.  In a structured and motivated studio environment, students will be guided through the process of creating three finished works of art. All levels are encouraged and welcome!

Thursday evenings, July 21, 28 and August 4
6:30-9:30 PM in the Art Studio
$125/$106.25 members *Materials included.

For additional information, please contact instructors, David Sigel and Hilary Hutchison at:  summerartcotuit@gmail.com

Summer Art 2016: Elements


Summer Art 2016: Elements with David Sigel and Hilary Hutchison
Ages 8-10

Summer Art 2016: Elements will offer a fun and creative two week art experience for enthusiastic young artists, ages 8 - 10.  This is a studio-based program that will introduce students to a wide range of art materials and ways of making art.  Using the elements of time and practice, students will create daily art projects while sharing creative studio experiences with a class of their peers. 
Using a variety of materials, an introduction to printmaking, drawing, painting, and sculpture, will be taught.  Sign up today!

Monday-Friday, July 11-22
2:00-4:00 PM in the Black Box Upstairs
$265/$225.25 members *includes all materials

For additional information, please contact instructors:
David Sigel and Hilary Hutchison at:  summerartcotuit@gmail.com
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Rising Stars Show Choir

Rising Stars Youth Show Choir with Norma Atwood

Ages 8-16 (flexible)

In this class, students will rehearse how to sing, dance and act as part of a performance choir. Students will rehearse once a week for eleven weeks, sometimes more depending on upcoming performances. Rehearsals will emphasize vocal technique, stage presence, choreography, and musical harmony. Students will perform at our Entertainment Tonight gala in July and also in a CCftA recital. There will be opportunities for solos, duets, group numbers and individual acts.

Monday evenings, May 9-July 25 (no class June 6 and July 4)

6:00-8:00 PM in the Art Studio

$100/$85 members

 

Gallery Opening: July-August 2016 Exhibits

Gallery Opening: September-October 2016 Exhibits

Gallery Opening: October-November 2016 Exhibits

Gallery Opening: Annual Member, Student, Faculty Exhibit

Butter Ball

Saturday Yoga

SUNday Morning Yoga

Salon of Shorts

Musical Theatre Dance Workshop Summer 2016

Musical Theater Dance Workshop- Summer 2016 YOUTH
Ages 6-18
with Michele Colley and Kris Hill

Students practice and hone their singing, dancing and acting skills in a fun and supportive environment. They will learn basic voice, dance, improv and acting techniques as well as the technical execution of sets, costumes and props, integrating these into two exciting final performances. This program is for actors of reading age who have a true interest in theater.  Visit the website www.MusicalTheaterDanceWorkshop.com  for more information

Tuesdays and Thursdays, July 5-July 28 (8 Sessions)
10:30 AM-3:00 PM at 17 Savinelli Road
$275/$233.75

Summer Art 2016: Session 1, CARBON

Summer Art 2016: Session 1, CARBON with David Sigel and Hilary Hutchison
Ages 11-16

Summer Art 2016 will offer two unique programs for enthusiastic young artists, ages 11 – 16.  This is a studio-based two-week program that will introduce students to a wide range of art materials and methods of making art.  Each session’s individualized theme will give students the opportunity to explore projects in a creative and innovative environment.  Classes will be offered daily, 8:30 am through 12:30 pm.   Painting, drawing, printmaking, and sculpture will be taught.  At the end of each session, every student will have acquired new skills, produced a portfolio of artwork, and benefited from the experience of working with peers in a fun, motivating, and creative studio setting.  Enrollment is limited to 18 students per session.  Sign up today

Session 1, CARBON: Create your Art Footprint! Graphite, charcoal, pit-fired clay pots, linoleum block printmaking and kinetic sculpture will inspire the projects for this session.

Monday-Friday mornings, July 5-July 15
8:30 AM-12:30 PM in the Black Box
$550/$467.50 members

Contact Instructors David Sigel and Hilary Hutchison with any questions: summerartcotuit@gmail.com

 

Summer Art 2016: Session 2, Forms in Motion

Summer Art 2016: Session 2, FORMS IN MOTION with David Sigel and Hilary Hutchison
Ages 11-16

Summer Art 2016 will offer two unique programs for enthusiastic young artists, ages 11 – 16.  This is a studio-based two-week program that will introduce students to a wide range of art materials and methods of making art.  Each session’s individualized theme will give students the opportunity to explore projects in a creative and innovative environment.  Classes will be offered daily, 8:30 am through 12:30 pm.   Painting, drawing, printmaking, and sculpture will be taught.  At the end of each session, every student will have acquired new skills, produced a portfolio of artwork, and benefited from the experience of working with peers in a fun, motivating, and creative studio setting.  Enrollment is limited to 18 students per session.  Sign up today

Session 2, FORMS IN MOTION: For this session, projects will use the concept of movement as a theme: gesture drawing, whirly-gig sculpture, plein-air painting,  collagraph plate and printmaking.

Monday-Friday mornings, July 18-July 29
8:30 AM-12:30 PM in the Black Box
$550/$467.50 members

Contact Instructors David Sigel and Hilary Hutchison with any questions: summerartcotuit@gmail.com



Miss Lori's Creative Movement and Lunch Bunch!

Miss Lori's Creative Movement and Lunch Bunch- YOUTH

Ages 3-11

Children ages 3-11 are invited to join this movement class directed by Miss Lori Dutra.
Kids enjoy open play with balls, hoops, parachutes, gymnastics wedges, soccer nets, and more. You’ll find some babies, lots of toddlers, and a few older kids at Creative Movement and lunch bunch. Kids bring a peanut-free lunch and water bottle to enjoy at 11:30. For more information email: misslori_klubkidz@comcast.net

Tuesdays, June 28, July 5, 12, 19, 26, Aug 2, 9, 16, 23 (9 weeks)
9:00 AM-12:00 PM in the Black Box and Art Studio
Preregistration
$135
$90-1st sibling
$40-each additional sibling

Drop-In Rate:
$20
$15-1st sibling
$5-each additional sibling
(siblings only)

Cape Cod Drum Circle

Cape Cod Drum Circle     
A Drum Circle is a group of people, from just a few to say 50, sitting in a circle experiencing the spontaneous creation of music on a variety of drums and world percussion. It evokes the universal rhythm inside of us all. Anyone can participate. No experience necessary. Extra drums will be available but bring your own if you have them. Dancers and wind players are also welcome!!  For more info, contact Sam Holmstock at samholmstock@gmail.com              
The First Tuesday of Every Month  
7:00-9:30 pm in the Art Studio
$5 donation requested for the use of the space

Meeting House Chamber Music Festival Concert

Young Artists Summer 2016

Young Artists' Summer Vacation with Karen Maker
Ages 7-12
Meeting each morning for a week, this class will focus on specific mediums and themes. Children will explore portraiture, acrylic painting, and pastel still life. Students will leave with finished works, new artistic skill sets and new friends!

Monday-Friday morning, July 11-15
9:30-11:30 AM in the Art Studio and Gallery
$135/$114.75

Magic Class-Abracadabra!

Magic Class - Abracadabra! with Magician Rich Archer
Ages 7-12

Learn to amaze your family and friends with spectacular sleight of hand tricks taught by a real live Magician!  Magic is a Performance art. Not only will you learn awesome Magic but the presentation, misdirection, and the confidence to stand in front of a group and perform your magic. Students will take home their own Magic Kit with a range of tricks personally selected by Instructor and Professional Magician Rich Archer. Hocus Pocus for ages 7-12. Make some Magic!

Tuesdays and Thursdays: July 5, 7, 12, 14, 19, 21.
10:00 AM-12:00 PM in the Black Box Theater
$180/$153 members

 

Entertainment Tonight!

Nancy Witter: Ladies Night

Cape Cod Chamber Music Festival 2016

Tedi Marsh Sings Michel Legrand

Brazen Belles

Provincetown Jazz Fest

An evening with Patty Larkin with special guests The Parkington Sisters and Jordan Renzi

Sarah Swain & the Oh Boys' Rockabilly Dance Party

Square Dance

Kami Lyle Sit-A-While

Members' Talent Show

4th Annual Hootenanny

Best of the Woods Hole Film Festival 2016

Wonderland

Rhythm Future Quartet 2016

2nd Annual Brazilian Cultural Fest

Ryan Casey Tap

5th Annual Ukulele Celebration

Cape Cod Can

16th Annual Art & Souls Costume Ball

Suede

Kami Lyle Sit-A-While 11/16

Wine & Music Wednesday July 2016

Wine & Music Wednesday Aug 2016

Wine & Music Wednesday Sept 2016

Wine & Music Wednesday Oct 2016

Wine & Music Wednesday Nov 2016

Wine & Music Wednesday Holiday Sing-A-Long

My Music and Me

FACB: Fifty's a Bitch

Venus in Fur 2016

The Money Shot

Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?

Frost/Nixon

Driving Miss Daisy

Only Wounded: Larry Marsland Sings Peter Allen 2016

Scrooge

2nd Wednesday Theater: July 2016

2nd Wednesday Theater: Aug 2016

2nd Wednesday Theater: Great American Musical Singalong! The Sound of Music

2nd Wednesday Theater: Oct 2016

2nd Wednesday Theater: A Few Good Men

2nd Wednesday Theater: Christmas

COTUIT ON THE ROAD: What the World Needs Now

"The Acoustic Living Room" Songs and Stories with Kathy Mattea Featuring Bill Cooley

The Vineyard at Cotuit

Cotuit on the Road: NOW-The Songs of Karen Carpenter at the Dan'l Webster Inn

Cotuit on the Road: NOW-The Songs of Karen Carpenter at the Cultural Center of Cape Cod

Tap Workshop, Summer 2016

Tap Workshop,  Summer 2016 with Susan Friedman

This is a multi-level tap class that focuses on basic tap technique in order to strengthen silks. A full length choreographed dance will be learned by the conclusion of the class. A fun cardio workout with lots of fun ‘summer’ music.
Come join the tap fun!
Thursdays, July 7-August 11
5:00 PM-6:00 PM in the Art Studio
$90/$76.50 members

For more information, email Susan Friedman at smf318@me.com

The Young Actor's Workshop

The Young Actor's Workshop with Hannah McLaughlin
Ages 7-14
Kids will have fun in this five week session consisting of theatre games and exercises, improvisation, basic acting techniques and theatre crafts. The class focus is on participation and experience and will culminate in a final performance for an invited audience. All levels welcome.
Saturday mornings, July 16-August 13
10:00 AM-12:00 PM in the Art Studio
$125/$106.25 members

Phoebe Carrai and Peter Sykes in Concert

Paint Night Party!

Mermaid Paint Night Party: Sirens of the Deep with Terry Kole

Whet your whistle for a whimsical, watery paint date!Local illustrator, Terry Kole, will guide you in painting this delightful Mermaid.This art experience is for art novices as well as the more experienced artist. In this one evening you will create a unique 11x14, acrylic painting to grace your home, cottage or to give as a gift. You can follow Terry's lead - or wander off into your own watery world.  Is your Mermaid slender and tall, or short and stout? A ginger or with deep, dark hair? t’s your undersea world! Terry will be bringing some home-baked goodies, ice tea and fruit-filled lemonade.

Friday, July 15
6:00 PM- 9:00 PM in the Art studio
$45/$38.75 members*

*includes supplies, instruction and refreshments

Limited to 24 - early registration recommended.

The Expressive Landscape in Pastel, Summer 2016

The Expressive Landscape in Pastel, Summer 2016

Turn on the light! Fire up your imagination and explore the 
expressive side of landscape pastel painting. This soft pastel class will focus  
on creating strong simplified starts using big shapes of beautiful  
color.  We will experiment and explore various under-painting  
techniques using pastel, mark making, and significant color choices to  
push a painting further. Students will develop their own style while  
learning about composition, value, and technique. Discussion, mini- 
demos, exercises, critiques, individual coaching and more painting! Go  
beyond your comfort zone, create a more dynamic sense of atmosphere  
and have confidence with pastel.

Monday afternoons, July 11-August 15
1:00-3:30 PM in the Art Studio
$175/$148.75 members

$35/$29.75 members Drop In fee per class

Supply List:  Full box of soft pastels (not oil pastels) in a full  
range of color and value.  NuPastel or Prismacolor Brand hard pastels  
(not required, but very helpful).  UART 400 or 500 grade sanded pastel  
paper (available to Woodruff"s),  1 sheet of foamcore for your  
“backing board”.  Your OWN photographs with nice BIG simple shapes,  
strong light, and shadow.  Sketch pad, woodless graphite pencil (6B or  
8B), black Sharpie marker, ruler, an inexpensive 1” flat wash brush,  
an old towel or sheet for under your easel, container for water and  
Isopropyl Alcohol 91%

Session Americana

The Rip-It-Ups

Cotuit on the Road: What the World Needs Now at the Coonamessett Inn

Introduction to Guitar

Introduction to Guitar with Aaron Mayo
Begins July 9
Adults & Teens
In this 8-session introductory guitar class, you will learn the basics of playing guitar. Students will learn the chords and be able to play hundreds of songs! Don’t forget your guitar! For more information, contact Aaron at aaronmayo@hotmail.com
Saturday mornings, July 9-August 20
10:00-11:00 AM in the Blackbox Theatre Upstairs
$160/$136 members

 

Nantucket Basket Bracelet Workshop, July 2016

Nantucket Basket Bracelet Weaving with Bonnie Sigel
During this three-hour workshop, students will weave a Nantucket Basket Bracelet. They will learn the basics of Nantucket basket weaving while creating a wonderful piece of jewelry to wear all summer. The instructor will take bracelets home to polyurethane and attach end caps, and then she will return the bracelets to the Cotuit Center for the Arts within a week for pick up by students. Feel free to bring a drink and a light snack.

Thursday, July 14th
1:00 PM-4:00 PM in the Art Studio
$200/$185 members (includes $100 materials fee*).

* $Materials Fee - Includes acrylic end caps, bracelet base and natural color reed, use of tools and bracelet finishing. (Wood, and ivory end caps and black reed available at an additional charge).

Happy Hour with Celeste Howe and Malcolm Granger

AUDITIONS: The Money Shot

Acrylic Landscape Painting, July 2016

Acrylic Landscape Painting, July 2016

This is a non-intimidating, supportive atmosphere with ongoing individual instruction and guidance. Beginning with a simple sketch we'll lightly glaze each layer of paint, allowing for adjustments along the way to the final details.  They'll be a brief overview of paints, brushes, brush loading, color mixing and paint application to demystify the painting process as well as helpful handouts. Beginner/Intermediate/Advanced Levels

Fridays, July 22-August 26
11:00 AM-2:00 PM in the Art Studio
$210/$178.50 members *plus a $10 materials fee

*If bringing your own materials, please email Rosalie at rosemac1310@gmail.com for a list of necessary supplies.

Watercolor Landscape Painting

Watercolor Landscape Painting

Join us, relax, have fun with this forgiving and non-fussy medium.  Ongoing demonstrations and individual attention will guide you on your painting journey.  If you've never drawn or painted before, or are returning to develop your skills further, this class will accommodate  all levels. Students will learn drawing, glazing, brush techniques and color mixing together with an initial overview of materials and helpful handouts. For beginner/intermediate/advanced levels.

Wednesdays, July 20-August 24
10:00 AM-1:00 PM in the Art Studio
$210/$178.50*
*Plus a materials fee of $10. If bringing your own materials, please contact Rosalie at rosemac1310@gmail.com for a list of necessary supplies.

Mixed Media Drawing- July 2016

Mixed Media Drawing- July 2016 with Jackie Reeves

This class is for those who are comfortable with the basics of drawing and feel ready to explore unique expressive mixed media techniques. Working from still life and a live model, students will receive demos and instruction on creating with a variety of dry and wet media and collage on paper and art boards. The goal in this class is to push through simply drawing what you see by learning how to build up surface and then self edit through collage and paint application. Examples of expressive drawing in contemporary art practices will be shared to further spark ideas and new possibilities.  There will be a live model for the last class. 

Wednesdays, July 27-August 17 (4 sessions)
4:00-6:30 PM in the Black Box Upstairs
$150/$127.50 members (includes fee for model)

A materials list will be available upon registration.