Category Archives: extreme culture

ROBOT LOVE Returns

Robot Love 2017

By PAM HARBAUGH Hey Elon Musk…forget all these A.I. fears you talked about in Vanity Fair. Come to Brevard this weekend to partake in ROBOT LOVE 2017, a two-day cyber orgy of art, music, dance, bouldering, tech, food and drink. This time around, it’s being planned by DEREK GORES, CLIFFTON CHANDLER,...

HEIDI’S JAZZ CLUB March Lineup

Heidi's Jazz Club, photo by P Pruett

By PAM HARBAUGH Heidi’s Jazz Club is THE place to go for sophisticated entertaining and dining on the Space Coast. Its house band, the Ron Teixeira Trio, is simply fantastic. They can play anything and with great jazz style. Regular vocal artists are Sybil Gage on Thursdays and Hella on Saturdays....

WFIT GARAGE BANDS Contest

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By PAM HARBAUGH Got a bitchin’ garage band that’s just aching to break out? If you write original music, are unsigned, have at least one band member who’s in an area school and you’ve got charisma to spare, then read on. Florida Tech’s radio station, WFIT 89.5 FM is holding a...

Memorial Service for DEE NEGRONI HENDRICK

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The public is welcomed to attend a memorial service Tuesday afternoon for philanthropist DEE NEGRONI HENDRICK, a luminary in the area’s cultural landscape. The service will begin 1:30 p.m Tuesday, Jan. 10, at Rockledge Presbyterian Church, 921 Rockledge Dr, Rockledge, FL. Dee passed away Thursday at her home in the company...

DEE NEGRONI HENDRICK Passes Away

Dee Negroni-Hendrick as painted by Ray Turner

By PAM HARBAUGH The Brevard cultural community awoke to sad news this morning: Dee Negroni Hendrick, an indefatigable force in the area’s art and culture scene, has passed away from a heart attack. Dee Negroni Hendrick was the grand dame of the arts here and helped save the area’s premiere fine...

GOLDEN DRAGON ACROBATS at King Center

Golden Dragon Acrobats

By PAM HARBAUGH This is a terrific show. I know, I’ve seen it. It’s the GOLDEN DRAGON ACROBATS and they’re coming to the King Center 7 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 17. The premiere Chinese acrobatic touring company, the Golden Dragons bring high of production values and an attention to artistic details designed...

HIGH NOTES of 2016

Debra Walton in 'Swinging on a Star' at Riverside Theatre.

Debra Walton in ‘Swinging on a Star’ at Riverside Theatre. By PAM HARBAUGH The cultural landscape in Brevard County and throughout the region continues to evolve with top notch offerings. In particular, theater has gained incredible footing and momentum. Many shows this year have been sold out which is great news...

ARTSY GIFT IDEAS

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By PAM HARBAUGH We continue to turn art and culture as a way to delight our soul, articulate our collective truth and yes, as a balm for societal angst. My guess is that is not going to change any time soon. So in your shopping frenzy, consider arts-inspired gifts this holiday...

THANKSGIVING PICS

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By PAM HARBAUGH How about one go-to place to see everyone’s Thanksgiving food pics? Let’s see if this works…shoot your pics to BrevardCulture@gmail.com and we’ll get them online here. Funny pics. Gorgeous turkeys. Ugly birds. Yummy desserts. Lumpy gravy. Gorgeous table landscape…whatever you like. We’ll start with this one (above) from...

THANKSGIVING DAY PARADE To Go

Thanksgiving Day Parade

By PAM HARBAUGH You don’t have to miss the 90th Annual Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York City — whether you have cable or you’re not at home to watch it on the TV. You can tune into EarthCam at about 9 a.m. and see all the marching bands, performing...