2013 Festival of the Arts |Awards Night
“Emotion of Art” JURIED EXHIBITION
"The Diamond Valley Arts Council is pleased to continue the tradition of bringing outstanding works by local and regional artists to our community through the juried exhibition at our 8th Annual Festival of the Arts," says Lois Stipp, President of DVAC. "This year’s theme, 'Emotion of Art', is designed to challenge artists to creatively explore how emotions play into their art."
We would like you to join us on December 20th from 4 to 6pm for a recognition and closing reception for this year's Festival of The Arts, Juried Art Show. We are excited to exhibit this Art and display to the community the wonderful talents of our local artists. We will announce our current year winners at the reception. BUY TICKETS HERE
Lee Rocker, Rockabilly Star, Will Perform at the Historic Hemet Theater Saturday Dec. 7
Lee Rocker, a founding member of the Stray Cats, comes to the Historic Hemet Theater Saturday December 7 with his big stand-up bass and signature rockabilly sound. His latest album, Night Train to Memphis, features classics from the early days of rock. The music has spirit, energy and passion. During his run with the Stray Cats, the group had 23 gold and platinum certified records worldwide.
Theatre Summer Workshops for Youth
Inland Stage Company announces its annual Summer Theatre Workshops, as part of Diamond Valley Arts Council’s Summer Programs for Youth. Three distinct workshops begin on July 15 for ages 13 years and older.
Acting Fundamentals (Basic Skills for Acting) is a 4-week program, Monday evenings from 6 pm to 9 pm. Jim Marbury, Inland Stage Company’s Artistic Director, explains that he will instruct students “in a variety of acting techniques: Improvisation, Cold Reading, Scene Study and Monologues.” The class fee is $60.
Summer Dance Program at The Esplanade Arts Center
Dance as Art & Serious Play
A one-week program for middle school and high school students. P.L.A.C.E. Performance members will instruct students in dance technique, composition, and improvisation as a part of The Diamond Valley Arts Council’s Summer Programs for Youth. June 10th-14th (10:00 am to noon), Esplanade Arts Center, 2181 W. Esplanade Ave., San Jacinto, CA. The fee is $75.
P.L.A.C.E. Performance (Possibility Location Artistry Collaboration Evolving) is a non-profit organization dedicated to providing performing opportunities for local, emerging choreographers and dancers utilizing non-traditional performing spaces with the intention of strengthening community bonds through the shared experience of dance and performance art.
For further information, call (951) 684-2994 or go to www.placeperformance.org or www.thedvac.org.