VIDEO: FIRST REHEARSAL Vivaldi

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By PAM HARBAUGH Faculty members for the Brevard Chamber Music Seminar will perform Friday night at a free concert (donations accepted). They met for a first rehearsal Wednesday night. Here is a video of three faculty members — Helga Winold, Jackie Robbins and Sally Cook — having a first run through...

BREVARD CHAMBER MUSIC SEMINAR

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By PAM HARBAUGH Chamber music will be performed Friday and Saturday at Eastminster Presbyterian Church in Indialantic courtesy of the 2016 BREVARD CHAMBER MUSIC SEMINAR which will bring 36 of Brevard’s best music students into an three days of intensive workshops and master classes. The public will have a chance to...

VIDEO: MUSCLE MEMORY

Dance Arts Center recital photos 2016 for Sarah Balda. Photos by Kevin Roberts.

Dance Arts Center recital photos 2016 for Sarah Balda. Photos by Kevin Roberts. By PAM HARBAUGH Missed the most outta the box thing in the cultural arena last Friday? It was MUSCLE MEMORY: DANCE/ART/FLOW and what a turnout of enthusiastic people. Hopefully, Marty Mercado and Derek Gores will do it all...

Review: THE PRICE at MCT

Rita Moreno and Steven Wolf in "The Price" at Melbourne Civic Theatre. Photo by Max Thornton.

Rita Moreno and Steven Wolf in “The Price” at Melbourne Civic Theatre. Photo by Max Thornton. By PAM HARBAUGH The pattern of history has imprinted itself onto the characters in Arthur Miller’s “The Price.” That each continues to pay the past’s toll is at the heart of Melbourne Civic Theatre’s engrossing...

GET OUT! May 20 to 22

Chihuly Ceiling at the Makers Mark Distillery visitors center. Photo by Pam Harbaugh.

Chihuly Ceiling at the Makers Mark Distillery visitors center. Photo by Pam Harbaugh. By PAM HARBAUGH Tonight, y’all! It starts with the private opening of the “POPULATION” exhibition at the Foosaner Art Museum, then progresses to MUSCLE MEMORY: DANCE/ART/FLOW happening at Derek Gores Gallery, then crescendos with the opening of THE...

MUSCLE MEMORY…a Dance Art Happening

Muscle Memory, photo by Marty Mercado

Muscle Memory, photo by Marty Mercado By PAM HARBAUGH Click here to see a video of the event. Put Marty Mercado and Derek Gores together and you know something unique will blossom. The latest bloom in their creative garden is “Muscle Memory: Dance/Art/Flow,” a good old fashioned happening running from 7...

POPULATION comes to FOOSANER ART MUSEUM

Darcia Jones Francey as painted by Ray Turner

Darcia Jones Francey portrait created by Pasadena, Calif. artist Ray Turner for his traveling exhibition “Population.” By PAM HARBAUGH We need to remind ourselves that it’s not so much the attention grabbing politicians or celebrities influencing our actual lives, it’s the people around us. The Foosaner Art Museum’s newest exhibition, “RAY...

REVIEW: DROWSY CHAPERONE at Titusville Playhouse

Josh Kolb, Jonathon Adler and Ben Youmans in Titusville Playhouse production of "The Drowsy Chaperone."

Josh Kolb, Jonathon Adler and Ben Youmans in Titusville Playhouse By PAM HARBAUGH It’s all about fun and talent at Titusville Playhouse’s laugh-a-minute production of “The Drowsy Chaperone.” But, oh dear, in the pursuit of entertainment, TPI’s production misses the heart. This brilliant 2006 musical was written to have the rare...

GET OUT! May 13 to 15

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By PAM HARBAUGH Titusville Playhouse opens its production of one of my very favorite musicals opens tonight — THE DROWSY CHAPERONE. I’ll be seeing it and filing a review this weekend, BTW. Another one of my faves, IN THE HEIGHTS, finishes its run this weekend at Cocoa Village Playhouse. So here’s...

MERRITT ISLAND HS THEATER Wins Mulitple Awards

Merritt Island High School production of "How To Succeed In Business Without Really Trying."

From Merritt Island High School’s production of “How To Succeed In Business Without Really Trying.” By PAM HARBAUGH Well now THAT was a nice press release to receive: The Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts announced its 2016 APPLAUSE AWARDS for excellence in high school musical theater in Central Florida....