Annual juried exhibition featuring 75 contemporary works of art by 73 New York State artists. Artists in this year's exhibition were selected from 549 submissions by 294 artists. This eclectic exhibition showcases photography, painting, video, sculpture, book arts and more.
Sponsored by the New York State Council on Arts and the Frederick M. and Ora H. Everett Charitable Trust. Presenting established and emerging regional filmmakers and media artists from NYS. Steven Cerio is an artist, musician, writer, and composer. He is premiering his first film entitled "The Magnificent Pigtail Shadow" that features Kristen Hersh of the "Throwing Muses" as narrator. Suggested admission $5, 7:30pm.
Are you an art history buff? Do you enjoy Jeopardy? Can you answer these questions? What painter was married to Abstract Expressionist artist Jackson Pollock? What is the most expensive painting ever sold? Grab some friends and find out the answers to these questions and more at Art Trivia at the Art Center. Enjoy light refreshments and the Made in NY 2012 exhibition. 5-8pm, free.
A Chorus Line, the groundbreaking hit musical inspired by the emotional lives of dancers during the audition process. Now the story comes full circle as a new documentary offers a revealing, unprecedented look at the auditions for the Broadway revival of the perennial classic, including interview footage with Bob Avian, Michael Bennett, Charlotte d'Amboise, Marvin Hamlisch and Donna McKechnie to name a few. The music, the moves and the real-life drama - they're all here in a documentary that brings you closer to the footlights than you ever thought possible. Tickets $5/online $6/at the door, 5/4 1:00 & 8:00 pm. 5/5 8:00 pm.
Join the First Friday festivities at the Seward House Museum! On Friday, May 4 from 5-8pm the Museum will host a reception featuring local artist Todd Bachta and live music provided by Kevin Dorsey. Enjoy a spring evening of great art, music and refreshments at the Seward House Museum! This event is free and open to the public!
The Chapel and Community Preservation Committee (CPC) will present Karen Bove's painting display entitled, "Lost Auburn." This exhibit includes over twenty paintings of historic buildings that have vanished from Auburn's streetscape since the 19th century, like the Burtis Opera House, Richardson house and Osborne mansion. These paintings are part of CPC's celebration of Historic Preservation Month. The Chapel will be open for tours and refreshments will be served. 5:00 -8:00 pm, free.
Husband and wife duo Kim and Nancy Gilbertson will present a program of piano, four hand music at the Willard Memorial Chapel in Auburn, New York on May 6th at 2:00pm. The concert will include compositions by Debussy, Ravel, Moszkowski and contemporary composers Brian Dykstra,
Randall Compton and Thea Musgrave. The musical styles featured span a range from Latin rag to Romantic, with a touch of theatrical comedy. $10/person.
Sponsored by the New York State Council on Arts and the Frederick M. and Ora H. Everett Charitable Trust. Presenting established and emerging regional filmmakers and media artists from NYS. Stephanie Gray is a NYC-based experimental filmmaker and poet. Screening: You know they want to disappear Hell's Kitchen as Clinton (2010), along with a selection of Super 8 films. Suggested admission $5, 7:30pm.