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Arts on the Horizon

Arts on the Horizon

December 1, 2017 | Comments (0)

By Rodger Skidmore Why go to a museum?      Well, probably for as many reasons as there are works of art on display – paintings, sculptures, wall hangings, etc. But, of course, going to a museum entails a great deal of effort – finding a large block of time, putting on your museum shoes […]

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Arts on the Horizon

Arts on the Horizon

September 1, 2017 | Comments (0)

By Rodger Skidmore And now for something completely different      A couple of years back Tony Bennett played the Van Wezel here in Sarasota. And here he is again. When you open a really good bottle of wine it tastes wonderful. Put the cork back in and sample it a week later and, sorry, […]

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Arts on the Horizon

Arts on the Horizon

April 1, 2017 | Comments (0)

April 17th is coming. Paid your taxes yet?      Even with the two day grace period (April 15th falls on a Saturday this year), are you stressed? Then let’s explore some ways to cycle down. Music is a universal stress reliever so let’s go with that. And the best way to ward off the […]

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gidion's knot

Arts on the Horizon

February 1, 2017 | Comments (0)

By Rodger Skidmore Spoiler Alert – NOT!   Reviews of movies and plays often tell you not only that there is a butler in a production, but that “the butler did it”. I always think that that approach spoils the fun a bit for potential attendees. I do want to know the name of the […]

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Arts on the Horizon

Arts on the Horizon

July 1, 2016 | Comments (0)

By Rodger Skidmore Top of the pyramid Pablo Picasso did not start off painting misshapen faces, he first perfected basic techniques by drawing in the classical style. It is the same with modern and contemporary dance, first learn the basics of classical ballet and, when perfected, change from there – or, perhaps stay with the […]

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