The Music Center Launches Summer SoundWaves

Summertime fun continues as The Music Center launches The Music Center’s Summer SoundWaves, a new outdoor music series that will take place on its Jerry Moss Plaza on two Saturday nights, August 21 and September 4, 2021.

Programmed by TMC Arts, Summer SoundWaves will feature two affordable and family-friendly concert performances, offering the sounds of an Angeleno summer and ranging from the musical fusions of Afro-Mexican rhythms to pulsating electronic dance beats. The first event features the quintessential L.A. band Las Cafeteras (August 21, 2021), reinvigorating the roots music of Latinidad with a modern thrust. The Music Center performance for

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SUMMER ART, NEW PUBLIC HOURS ANNOUNCED AT THE FRANCES LEHMAN LOEB ART CENTER AT VASSAR COLLEGE | The Scene

POUGHKEEPSIE – Vassar College’s Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center presents a summer of art with exhibitions ranging from Robert Rauschenberg’s news-inspired screen prints and a related photo display, drawings by sculptor Harry Roseman, and a poignant commemoration of Juneteenth.

The Loeb Art Center also returns to regular public hours, every day (except Monday) from 11am to 5pm. As always, admission is free. For more information about accessing the Vassar campus, please refer to VassarTogether.

Summer exhibitions include:

Time Capsule, 1970: Rauschenberg’s Currents, an in-depth look at avant-garde artist Robert Rauschenberg’s famous 1970 series of politically charged screen prints, is on

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The latest trend in jewelry is summer camp chic

Welcome to Noticed, The Goods’ design trend column. You know that thing you’ve been seeing all over the place? Allow us to explain it.

What is it: Custom bead accessories, the famed relics of summer camp, have been resurrected to remind us that multicolored, far-out necklaces and bracelets can still make us feel cool in a post-pandemic summer. Handmade DIY bead jewelry is back, providing a source of artistic and fashion expression with glossy-coated oblong shapes. While modern pieces are still campy, they have been rebranded as maximalist statements for those looking to accessorize while reminiscing their childhood.

Where

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Cincinnati Black Music Walk of Fame slated to open next summer

The Cincinnati Black Music Walk of Fame is officially slated to open next summer.

The future-walkway is currently a pile of gravel in front of the The Andrew J Brady ICON Music Center. Plans for the interactive park and star-studded path were unveiled Saturday during an induction ceremony. 

The crowd was lively while the P. Ann Everson-Price & The All-Star Band played tributes to the walk’s first inductees as well as other famous Black musicians and funk artists.

Well over 100 audience members were packed into the theater before the event began at 2 p.m. While some audience members were

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San Diego Weekend Arts Events: City Ballet, DNA New Works, Sparks Summer Showcase, ‘Beehive’ And Julianna Zachariou

This weekend in the arts: Sparks Summer Showcase, La Jolla Playhouse’s new play series, ‘Beehive the ‘60s Musical,’ indie pop at Soda Bar and “On the Move” brings City Ballet back to audiences.

Credit: Daren Scott

Above: Actor Eboni Muse, at center, performs with the cast of “Beehive – A ’60s Musical,” in June 2021. The play runs through July 25, 2021 at the Flower Fields at Carlsbad Ranch.

‘Beehive – The ’60s Musical’

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New Village Arts theater has been in residence at the Flower Fields at Carlsbad Ranch since April, and “Beehive — The ’60s Musical” has been

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Summer Festival of the Arts Weekend sure to bring fun and culture to downtown Youngstown

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (WKBN) – The Summer Festival of the Arts is happening this weekend in downtown Youngstown.

YSU, JAC management, the city of Youngstown, the Mahoning County Convention and Visitors Bureau and the St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church all announced a variety of events planned for the weekend.

The event aims to bring music, art and culture together. Several different organizations have a variety of events planned to make for one fun weekend downtown.

Before the festivities at Summer Festival kick off, the St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church Summerfest starts Thursday and will run through Sunday. You can enjoy music,

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