Welcome to the first stage of Arts In!
A one-stop, virtual destination connecting community through the Arts in Pinellas County. There’s more to come over the next few weeks! We invite you to explore, watch, listen, enjoy and share creative content from the Pinellas County Arts & Culture community.
Support the needs of Pinellas County artists and creative businesses who have been impacted by COVID-19
Thank You: American Stage
americanstage.org | Artists from American Stage sing a classic song as a tribute to today’s heroes the front lines of this pandemic.
Conversation: 2020 Emerging Artists
Hosted by Danny Olda
EmergingArtists |Arts In:Premiere
The artists share their art journeys, how they tap into and hone their creativity and trends in art, artistic expression, and innovation.
Typewriter Talks: Keep St. Pete Lit
Maureen McDole and J.D. Scott
keepstpetelit.org | Episode 3: J.D. Scott – Typewriter Talks with Keep St. Pete Lit showcases literary works by Tampa Bay writers.
Donate $5.00 to the Pinellas Arts Community Relief Fund and watch the recording of the We are Family: Pinellas County Virtual Festival of the Arts
Half An Hour
AMovieProductions.com | A woman past her prime, prepares for her ‘date’. There is an old photo of a younger version of her dressed in circus show garb, stuck on the mirror. As she prepares for the ‘date’, she musters strength from the memory of her former, untainted, idealistic self.
geoffreybarisphotography.com | Documentary of Women Spiritual Healers – Geoffrey Baris Photography, Editing, and Concept
Jean Bryan Production
AMovieProductions.com | A documentary about STUFF, Several people are interviewed in their surroundings concerning their inability to get rid of their stuff.
2020 St. Petersburg Jazz Festival
stpetejazzfest.com | Highlights from the 2020 St. Petersburg Jazz Festival
Daniela and Nate “Love & Bossa Nova”
danielasoledade.com | May 15, 2020 Livestream
This is the 9th week, featuring a full ensemble and streaming from our favorite arts organization in St Petersburg, the great Studio@620.
Long Steel Train
The Wandering Hours
An original folk song about reincarnation and getting off that train.
Quarantine Cabaret: Connection
beccamccoy.com | A trio of songs about Connections
Helen Hansen French
reedydance.org | A dance film featuring St. Petersburg based dancer, Helen Hansen French
Acrobotic:Mark & Sarah’s Acrobatic Duo
nicolehays.com | Acrobotic is an original performance created by Nicole Hays with peformers A.J. Vaughn, Sarah Stuve and Mark Myers.
Ray Arsenault’s Freedom Riders Book Premieres as a New Opera.
Xavier Cortada is an artist who tackles climate change, endangered species, poverty, homophobia, Florida’s history, and hard science with his artwork.
Brandie Dziegiel (pronounced “Diesel”) is a young artist embracing the age-old craft of printmaking.
Stories & Words
Storytelling with Patrick A. Jackson
Arts In: Premiere | americanstage.org
Join us for a special storytelling with American Stage Adult Education Associate Patrick A. Jackson, as he shares one of his favorite stories, Radiant Child: The Story of Young Artist Jean-Michel Basquiat by Javaka Steptoe, with you!
Kerouachouse.com | Performance of “HOWLl” at last year’s SunLit Festival hosted by KEEP ST. PETE LIT. Enjoy this teaser trailer of the dramatic reading, at the Old Key West Bar & Grill St. Petersburg done in four parts; massive expression of gratitude to our performers on the night, – Tom Hallock, Bob Devin Jones, Becca McCoy, Joellen Schilke, Peter Meinke, James Hartzell
Typewriter Talks with Keep St. Pete Lit
Maureen McDole and Bob Devin Jones
keepstpetelit.org| Episode 2: Bob Devin Jones – Typewriter Talks with Keep St. Pete Lit is a weekly online show where we interview and showcase literary works by Tampa Bay writers. Bob Devin Jones, a native of Los Angeles, has been a theatre worker for over forty years.
DFAC: Brooke Allison
May 18, 2020 | dfac.org
Interview with Brooke Allison, ASP-MP, the Judge for the International Association of Pastel Society’s 36th Juried Exhibition. Brooke talks about the incredible quality of the artworks on display at the Dunedin Fine Art Center, that made it so challenging to select the winners.
C.R.E.E | Arts In: Premiere
This evolution is contained in this box… You become an archeologist from the present with a history that each piece awakens in you.
Studio Tour: Judy Vienneau
Judy Vienneau – 2020 Emerging Artist
@jvienneauart | Arts In: Premiere
Take a tour of artist Judy Vienneau’s studio and learn more about her process and works in progress.
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