|Area Arts Events: 06-13-13|
|Written by Sentinel-Tribune|
|Thursday, 13 June 2013 08:46|
Deadline for 'From the Top" applications fast approaching
Applications for young musicians wishing to audition for the local live taping of National Public Radio's program "From the Top" are due by June 28.
The applications are at www.fromthetop.org. The taping will occur on Sept. 28 in Kobacker Hall on the Bowling Green State University campus as part of the Festival Series.
Classical musicians ages 8-18 who have not yet graduated from high school are eligible for the program. Young performers can audition as soloists (including vocalists), instrumental or vocal ensembles, or as composers who have a piece they wish to have performed.
There is a $50 application fee.
Park show features songwriter
Singer-songwriter Kerry Patrick Clark will perform folk and original tunes Sunday at 7 p.m, at the Needle Hall Stage in Bowling Green City Park.
Owens hosting harp concert
American Harp Society Day Ensemble Concert will be presented June 20 at 7 p.m. in the Center for Fine and Performing Arts' Mainstage Theatre off Oregon Road in Perrysburg Township.
The concert is the culmination of Harp Week, which is four days starting June 17 of ensemble rehearsals and practical application workshops sponsored in part by the Northwest Ohio Chapter of the American Harp Society and the College's Center for Fine and Performing Arts.
Harp Week is open to any harpist who has played for at least one year.
Harpists ranging from beginners to professionals will perform familiar and original tunes throughout the evening concert.
Among those performing are Hannah Kloster and Kaitlynn McCamey, both of Perrysburg.
Higher Ground showcasing
artwork of Katie Recker
PEMBERVILLE - Artist Katie Recker will be at Higher Ground Coffee Shop for a Meet the Artist Night Friday from 6-8 p.m.
She is the shop's artist of the month.
Midwest meets the East
in new art exhibition
TOLEDO - Intangible, an exhibit featuring the ink and graphite renderings of Ian J. Welch, opens Friday from 7 to 9 p.m. LeSo Gallery, 1527 Starr Ave.
Welch is a Bowling Green State University graduate who will be attending Northern Illinois University. The exhibition mixes eastern aesthetics with Midwestern landscape and experimental technique. The work hints at seemingly familiar spaces yet absent is a sense of place, leaving the viewer with an intangible sense of the unknown.
The exhibit closes July 12 with a reception and artist talk from 7 to 9 p.m.
Gallery hours are Saturdays and Sundays noon to 4:00pm.
Rep sets auditions
for 'Forbidden Broadway'
TOLEDO - The Toledo Rep will hold auditions for "Forbidden Broadway" June 23 from 6 to 8 p.m. at the theater at 16 Tenth Street.
Deb Calabrese will direct and choreograph. The show calls for two adult men and two adult women.
Those interested in auditioning should posses a flair for comic timing, and are asked to prepare 16 bars from an up-tempo contemporary Broadway musical, and come dressed prepared to move.
Production dates are September 13-22.
To schedule an audition call (419) 243-9277.
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