Apr 062011
 

All the Arts Come Alive This Weekend, Downtown Mobile

Excite all your senses, bring the kids

Schedule:

Friday, April 08
Downtown Arts District
5:00 – 9:00pm Fridays at Five: sponsored by the City of Mobile; Live music throughout the Cathedral Square Arts District featuring Mob Towne Revival in Bienville Square and Flight Time in Cathedral Square.
6:00 – 9:00pm LoDa Artwalk; over 35 participating galleries include: Blind Mule, Blue Velvet Studio, The Host Gallery, Space 301, Artology, Robertson Gallery, Entre Arts, Kangal Gallery, Mobile Arts Council, the Temporal City Festival and more
At Dark (Roughly 9:00 p.m.)
Soal Film Festival presents: Cinema in the Square featuring a screening of STINGRAY SAM. STINGRAY SAM, written and directed by Cory McAbee, is an episodic, musical, space western narrated by David Hyde Pierce with music by The Billy Nayer Show. The film premiered at Sundance in 2009.

Accompanying our screening of STINGRAY SAM will be trailers and information from locally produced films and upcoming film events.

Saturday, April 09
Downtown Arts District
11:00 – 7:00pm Street Art Festival: Juried Art Show of local and regional artists in Cathedral Square
Interactive Events Throughout the Day
USA School of Art: “Hands on” Pottery and Gallery
Loran Chavez: Interactive Painting
Zen Glass blown glass demonstrations
Blacklight Exhibit: presented by Blue Velvet Studios
Children Art Experiences: presented by the Mobile Museum of Art
The Temporal City Festival, a mapped durational, multi- site exhibition utilizing abandoned buildings. Info and Scavenger Hunt Map at Arts Alive Info tent.

10:00 – 5:00 pm Downtown Retail Merchants present Open House and Sidewalk Sale
Performance Schedule
11:00 – 11:30 am Zuri Belly Dance Troupe
11:30 – 12:00 pm Improv Comedy Underground
12:00 – 1:00 pm Johnny Lipford “Flute Outside the Box”
1:00 – 3:00 pm Community Dance & Music
3:00 – 3:30 pm Johnny Lipford “Flute Outside the Box”
3:45 – 4:15 pm Mobile Opera performance
4:45 – 5:00 pm World of Wearable Art Fashion Show – Blue Velvet Studio
5:00 – 5:30 pm Kula Yoga
6:00 – 7:00 pm Mobile Pops: featuring “Big Band Tunes.”

Sunday, April 10
Downtown Arts District
12:00 – 5:00pm Street Art Festival: Juried Art Show of local and regional artists in the Cathedral Square Arts District
Interactive Events
Throughout the Day
Loran Chavez: Interactive Painting
Zen Glass blown glass demonstrations
The Temporal City Festival, a mapped durational, multi- site exhibition utilizing abandoned buildings. Info and Scavenger Hunt Map at Arts Alive Info tent.
Pottery demonstrations by Zach Depolo

12:00 – 1:00 pm Johnny Lipford & the Murphy High School Percussion Ensemble
1:00 – 1:15 pm Courtney Dreher Matthews presents the first ever Lunatix & Co. Fashion Show
1:00 – 3:00 pm Arts Alive Poetry Stage on the Space 301 Terrace

2:00 – 5:00pm
Sunday Music in the Park
Roman Street

Enhance Your Arts Alive Experience!
Thursday
5:00 – 7:00 pm Host Gallery Emerging Artist Reception – Adam Burges
5:00 – 8:00 pm
Bienville Club Kick’s off Arts Alive! with Radio Avalon’s Jazz Happy Hour Featuring Shawn Worrell and JoJo Morris.

Saturday
2:00 – 3:30 pm Mobile Symphony invites you to a Sneak Preview of Beethoven’s 9th during our afternoon dress rehearsal in the historic Saenger Theatre. Take advantage of this wonderful opportunity to experience a working symphony in action. Guides will be available in the courtyard of the Larkins Music Center, located at 257 Dauphin Street, to escort you to the Saenger.
All Weekend
Open at various times throughout the weekend Don’t forget to stop by participating Downtown Arts District Galleries: the Mobile Arts Council, Space 301, the Host Gallery, Kangal Gallery, Robertson Gallery, Artology, Entre Arts, the Cathedral Square Art Gallery, Mobile Arts Council and Ed Edwards Glass

Fri. April 8, Sat. April 8th and Sun. April 9th
Art on the Edge: the Blind Mule Festival featuring local artists working on new/used/trashed skateboard decks. Musical groups: Handsome Scoundrels, GenX and Lane Fisher (Friday) and Suzie and the Tiles (Saturday).

Entre Arts and Island Thyme Café A working art studio, gallery and one of the best dining experiences in downtown. Located at 453 Dauphin Street

Art After Hours: Alabama Music Box
Enjoy art and music as the festivities continue late into the night!

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