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IT'S TIME FOR A LOOK AT SOME OF THE ARTS EVENTS CURRENTLY HAPPENING IN OUR COMMUNITY:
The ISLA Center for the Arts at the University of Guam is now showing the, “16th Annual Art-a-Thon”, through April 11. The ISLA Center is located at house No.15, Dean’s Circle on the campus of the University of Guam. ISLA’s hours are from 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM Monday through Friday, and from 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM on Saturday. Call ISLA at 735-2965 or email email@example.com
The Guam Council on the Arts and Humanities Agency presents the “Soroptomist International Guam Women’s Art Show” through March 31. Admission is free. The CAHA gallery is located on the 1st floor of the Terlaje Professional Building, 194 Herman Cortez Avenue in Agana. Gallery hours are 8AM to 5 PM Monday through Friday. You can phone CAHA at 300-1204-8.
Harvest Christian Academy presents their, “Piano Festival Winner’s Concert”, on Thursday, March 13 at 7:00 PM. The concert will be held in the Harvest Auditorium on the school’s campus in Canada, Barrigada. For more information, call the Academy at 477-6341.
University Music will present its, “Spring Concert”, on Friday and Saturday March 14 and 15 at 8:00 PM in the UOG Fine Arts Theatre. The concert will feature the University Singers and the UOG Jazz Ensemble in selections from “Sing-Off” and. “Perfect Pitch”. Tickets will be available at the door, and for more information call 735-2700.
The 10th Annual Tumon Bay Music Festival Finale Concert and award ceremony will be held Saturday, March 15 beginning at 1:30 PM at the Agana Shopping Center. The public is invited to attend some or all of the concert which will be held for about 6 hours. More information can be had at: www.tbmfguam.org or you can call 797-6299.
A four-week painting class for manamko’ will be offered by local artists Filamore Palomo Alcon and Monica Dolores Baza, focusing on acrylic painting on pre-stretched canvas. The course will meet once a week on Thursdays, and begin on Thursday, April 3, at 10:30 AM, in the Hagatna Mayor’s Office/Community Center. Each session will last until approximately 2:30 PM. Class size is limited and interested participants must attend an orientation on Tuesday, March 18, at 4:00 PM at the Guam Gallery of Art in the Chamorro Village. For more information, call 472-9659, 688-0320, or e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
The Guam Symphony Society presents, “I Got Rhythm – the Music of George Gershwin”, in two performances at the Sand Castle in Tumon Bay. The first performance is a gala dinner beginning at 6:00 PM on Wednesday, March 19, and the final performance is a Sunday matinee at 3:00 PM on March 23. Tickets are available in the community and at the door. For more information visit www.guamsymphony.com
The Guam Symphony Society presents, “An Evening of Chamber Music”, on Friday, March 21 at 7:00 PM in the University of Guam Fine Arts Theatre. Tickets will be available at the door. Visit www.guamsymphony.com for more information
Harvest Christian Academy presents its “Spring Drama Production” on Thursday and Friday, April 3 and 4 at 7:00 PM. Performances will be given in the Family Life Center on the Academy’s Canada, Barrigada campus. You can reach Harvest Christian Academy at 477-6341
The GATE Theatre presents the musical, “Hairspray”, directed by Anne Gorby and Ray Twenter on Thursday, Friday and Saturday April 10, 11, 12 at the Southern High School Theatre. Performances will be held at 7:00 PM and tickets will be available at the door.
Harvest Christian Academy will present its,”Band Spring Concert”, on Friday, April 25 at 7:00 PM in the Harvest Auditorium on the school’s Canada, Barrigada campus. For more information you can call Harvest Christian Academy at 477-6341.
St. John’s School will present, “The Last Dance,” an interactive, improvisational murder mystery written and directed by Karen Flores. The mystery play will be performed Friday and Saturday April 25 and 26 at 7:30 PM in the St. John’s Dale Jenkins Auditorium. Tickets will be available at the door. You can reach St. John’s by calling 646-8080.
University Theatre will present, “Pagat”, an original play by Michael Bevaqua and Victoria Leon Guerrero, featuring choreography by Vincent Reyes. Performance dates are Thursday Friday and Saturday April 24, 25, 26 and May 1,2,3. Curtain time is 7:00 PM at the UOG Fine Arts Theatre and tickets may be purchased at the door. For more information call 725-2700.
The Guam Territorial Band is sponsoring the Guam Percussion Scholarship Fund which is open to drummers and percussionists under 24 years of age. The Scholarship is designed to help support private lessons, special projects, or full-time enrollment at an accredited music institution. For more information contact the Guam Territorial Band at email@example.com.
The Guam Symphony Orchestra is a volunteer orchestra, open to all Guam residents. The Symphony rehearses at 7:00 PM on Monday evenings. Rehearsals are held at the University of Guam Fine Arts building Music Department. Instrumentalists are invited to join by visiting the website at: www.guamsymphony.com, or simply attend a rehearsal.
The Sunday Inarajan Public Market sells arts, crafts, local produce, and gives tours of the Flores Old Store and History Center from 7:00 to 11:00 AM. Call 828-8040 for more information.
The Inarajan Garden House offers cultural activities, Chamorro language and dance classes. Contact Vince Reyes at 688-8174 for more information.
Cantate, a community chorale, invites people who enjoy singing to join them and attend rehearsals every Thursday from 7:00 to 9:00 PM at St. John's Church Parish Hall in upper Tumon. For more information call Karl at 687-7275.
Gef Pago Chamorro Cultural Village in Inarajan offers an interactive experience in Chamorro cooking and crafts. Gef Pago is open Monday through Saturday 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM and on Sunday 8:30AM to noon. There is a small admission fee. More information can be had by calling 828-1671.
The Guam Visitor's Bureau invites local arts organizations to inform GVB of upcoming events in order to feature those events on its website's calendar. The website is viewed by tourists and local residents, and is another way to inform the public of the diverse kinds of activities available on Guam. Call the GVB's Public Information Officer, Margaret Imaizumi at 646-5278/9.
The ISLA Center for the Arts is looking for interested persons to volunteer one or more hours a week to help with its programs. You can be trained to guide tours of ISLA's exhibits, prepare artwork for display, or help in running fundraisers such as the annual Art-A-Thon. The ISLA Center is located at house No.15, Dean's Circle on the campus of the University of Guam. ISLA's hours are from 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM Monday through Friday, and from 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM on Saturday. Call ISLA at 735-2965 if you are interested in promoting ISLA's art programs on Guam.
Jeff's Pirates Cove in Ipan, Talofofo has a seaside museum featuring ancient Chamorro artifacts found in the Togcha coastline area. The museum is opened daily during Jeff's operating hours.
AND THAT'S A LOOK AT SOME OF THE ARTS EVENTS CURRENTLY HAPPENING ON GUAM. IF YOU OR YOUR NON-PROFIT GROUP HAVE AN ART EVENT YOU WOULD LIKE PROMOTED, WE CAN ANNOUNCE IT FOR YOU ON OUR NEXT CALENDAR OF THE ARTS. YOU CAN FAX INFORMATION ABOUT ART EVENTS TO US HERE AT KPRG. OUR FAX NUMBER IS 734-2958.
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