1/30/15

The Medina County Art League presents Aquarius Exhibition


The Eleventh Annual Aquarius Exhibition, presented by the Medina County Art League, opens January 30th at the Medina County District Library's third floor gallery.

The show features more than 100 entries in this members-only show that features an extraordinary display of media including oil, acrylic, watercolor, pastel, colored pencil, fiber art, photography, sculpture, ceramics, jewelry and so much more.

The exhibit runs through Friday, February 27.

This year’s Juror of Awards is Alexander Aitken, Professor in the Art Education department at Case Western Reserve University.

Exhibition is open to public - don't miss out!
Exhibition Hours:
Monday through Thursday 9:00 a.m. to 8:30 p.m.
Friday 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Saturday 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Sunday 1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Medina County District Library 
Third Floor Gallery 
210 South Broadway, Medina, OH

1/16/15

The Medina County Art League

The Medina County Art League presents:
The Ohio Watercolor Society 
Travel Exhibition 
with support from the Medina County Arts Council and the Medina County Community Fund
Free demonstration
by Ohio Watercolor Society Signature Member
LAWRENCE CHURSKI 

Sunday, December 14
2 - 4 p.m.


The Medina County District Library
Third Floor Gallery 
210 S. Broadway St.
Medina 

Lawrence became a successful illustrator and designer for Artists Incorporated, an Akron, Ohio based graphic design studio where he eventually became owner and president. In 1994 he bought "The Mill at Yellow Creek" , a restored grist mill, circa 1830. Today it is the home to the Lawrence J. Churski studio and gallery.
He has studied with Lowell Elsworth Smith, Don Stone, Charles Reid, Robert Wade, Roberta Clark, and Burton Silverman.

1/10/15

Second Annual Art 1.11


Sunday, January 11, 2015 will mark the second annual live performance art event, ART 1.11, which will be held at Medina High School in the senior commons from 3:00 p.m.- 5:00 p.m.
Twenty-four student and staff artists will be transforming a blank 24” x 30” canvas in 111 minutes…nine minutes short of two hours! The paintings will be on display at Medina High School for a year. They will then be auctioned off the following year to raise money for scholarships for Medina High School students interested in pursuing art.
Artwork from the ART 1.11 2014 is currently available for purchase through the attached online auction website.

12/30/14

AUDITION!

A U D I T I O N  N O T I C E
Buckeye Community Theatre presents:
ALICE IN WONDERLAND


Directed by Amanda Clements Zisk

AUDITION DAYS: January 13,14,15, 2015
Buckeye Elementary School
3180 Columbia Road
Medina Ohio 44256
Audition Time Slots: 6:30 - 7, 7 - 7:30, 7:30 - 8, 8 - 8:30, 8:30 - 9 p.m.  Audition dates and times will be filled on a first received, first given basis.  Time slots fill fast, so please claim yours quickly!
Please reserve your audition day/time by contacting the Director:
EMAIL: amandamarie8@gmail.com
PHONE: 330-321-1679

Please include the following information: child's name, parent's name and contact information (phone), and preferred audition day and time.

Show Dates: April 10-12 and 17-19, 2015

Buckeye Community Theatre's Facebook

With support from the Medina County Arts Council.

12/23/14

Thank You!


We are grateful to those who have made our success possible. 
From all of us at the Medina County Arts Council, 
thank you and best wishes for the holidays and New Year!

12/14/14

Medina County Arts Foundation


The Medina County Arts Foundation is pleased to again host the Akron Symphony Orchestra for Medina Holiday Pops at the Medina Performing Arts Center.

For the very first time, the entire Akron Symphony family will share the stage for this Ak
ron holiday tradition. The concert will be led by Maestro Christopher Wilkins and include the Akron Symphony Orchestra, Akron Symphony Chorus, Gospel Meets Symphony Choir and members of the Akron Youth Symphony. The concert will feature an appearance by Santa Claus and “Let It Go”, the hit song from the movie Frozen.

The Medina Holiday Pops Concert takes place on Saturday, December 20, 2014 at 7:30 pm at the Medina Performing Arts Center (851 Weymouth Road in Medina).

Tickets for Medina Holiday Pops can be purchased online: http://www.akronsymphony.org/medinaholidaypops/ or in person from the Akron Symphony ticket office, or by phone. Stop by from 8 am to 4 pm Monday through Friday or call 330-535-8131.

11/22/14

Audition Notice


Medina County Show Biz Co.
presents

HARVEY

Directed by Derwin Loverink


AUDITIONS:  
Monday, December 8 – (6:00-9:00pm)
Tuesday, December 9 – (6:00-9:00pm)
Haddad Theater
114 North Broadway, Medina, OH
Enter east side of building, two story windows by stairway.

Cold readings from the script
Bring headshot and resume if you have one
List your scheduling conflicts January 2 - March 15.

Show dates – March 6-7-8 & 13-14-15.

CAST OF CHARACTERS:
Elwood P Dowd -- male / ~47 – protagonist
Veta Louise Simmons – female / 40’s-50’s? – his sister
Myrtle Mae Simmons – female / 20’s – her daughter/his niece
Miss Johnson – female / 20-60 – Dowd family maid
Mrs. Ethel Chauvenet – female ~65 – wealthy society woman
Ruth Kelly, RN – female / ~24 – head nurse at Chumley Rest
Duane Wilson – male / ~28-50 – sanitarium strong-arm
Lyman Sanderson, MD – male / 27-28 – doctor/psychiatrist
William R Chumley, MD – male / ~57 – founder of the psychiatric hospital
Betty Chumley – female / ~55 – Dr. Chumley’s wife
Judge Omar Gaffney – male / “elderly” – Dowd family’s attorney
E J Lofgren – male / 30’s+ – cab driver for 15 years

http://www.medinashowbiz.org/