Arts Notes: April 28, 2013
Schaul talks on work
CHARLESTON, W.Va. -- Charleston artist Ellie Schaul will give a lunchtime lecture at noon May 1 at The Art Store, on Bridge Road.
Schaul has a solo exhibition, "New Works," at The Art Store through May 10. She will speak about her latest body of work, featuring an exploration of interiors infused with evidence of human presence and hints of the domestic. These paintings come from her memory and display a personal side of the artist.
Summer dance classes
CHARLESTON, W.Va. -- The Charleston Ballet's school, the American Academy Ballet, will hold a four-week Summer Dance Intensive June 3-27 at the ballet's studio at 100 Capitol St.
Dance and exercise classes will be offered for all levels and ages: creative movement for 4- and 5-year-olds, adult beginning ballet, Pilates, Zumba, character, modern, Irish and ballet classes for 6-year-olds through professional levels.
Guest and staff instructors include Radenko Pavlovich, artistic director of Columbia Classical Ballet; Olivier Wecxsteen, a former Boston Ballet principal dancer; Miguel Campaneria, choreographer; Kim Pauley, Charleston Ballet artistic director; Rob Royce, modern dancer; Carli Marenek, a Lewisburg choreographer; Chantel McCormick, Irish instructor; and Angela Price, Pilates teacher.
The deadline to register for the classes is May 15. For a detailed schedule of classes and list of fees, visit www.thecharlestonballet.com and link to the American Academy Ballet. Or call the ballet office at 304-342-6541 or email email@example.com.
Photo exhibit continues
CHARLESTON, W.Va. -- Despite earlier reports that it was closing, the exhibit "From Jackson's Mill to Paris: The Fine Art Photography of Sam McColloch" is continuing throughout the summer at Marshall University's campus library.
The hours through May 10 are 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Mondays through Thursdays, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Fridays, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. May 4.
The hours May 13-17 will be 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Summer hours from May 20 to Aug. 9 are 9 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. Mondays through Thursdays and 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays.
The exhibit includes 40 black-and-white images from the New Martinsville native. For more information, call 304-746-8910.