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Aug
21
Thu
RHD Artist Free Open Studio @ AS220
Aug 21 @ 10:30 am – 1:30 pm

RHD Artist Free Open Studio

Tuesdays & Thursdays (except 1st Tuesday of month)

10:30 am – 1:30 am

RHD artists will be hard at work in the AS220 main gallery/performance space. Drop in, have lunch, meet the artists, work on your own art or join in on a collaborative project.  Resources for Human Development Rhode Island (RHD-RI) is a prolific non-profit arts-based studio program that serves adults with a range of disabilities. For more information check out: rhdri.org

 

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Intro to Audio Recording @ AS220 Media Arts
Aug 21 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Date: Tuesdays and Thursdays, August 19, 21, 26, 28; 6-9pm
Instructor: James Rutter

Learn the process and production involved with audio technology for various media and musical applications. In the workshop, we will explore the recording process in the audio lab at AS220, which is available for public use upon completion of this workshop. Participants in this workshop will complete a basic audio project and present it at the end of the final session.

This workshop is for musicians, audio enthusiast, media artists, and anyone looking to acquire the necessary skills for making audio creations. This course balances theoretical concepts with practical techniques to help you approach your future projects.

Register here: http://shop.as220.org/products/introduction-to-audio-recording

Vira Yoga @ 95 Empire Dance Studio
Aug 21 @ 6:45 pm – Aug 21 @ 8:00 pm
Vira Yoga with Joel Pelkey-Blum // Thursdays @ 6:45-8:00pm // $13 per class; $60 for 6 classes
Vira (Vee’ra) Yoga:
When used as an adjective the Sanskrit word Vira translates as brave. This class bravely & boldly aims towards wholeness & balance, through a flowing series of yoga postures (Vinyasa), and a variety of breathing & meditation techniques. It will emphasize the strengthening of your will and body as equally as promoting your flexibility & learning when to let go and relax. Your first class is FREE!


Singer songwriters Becca Neveu, Daniel Pond, Janey Doe, and Chris Reddy, hosted by Luc Mailloux @ AS220
Aug 21 @ 9:00 pm – Aug 22 @ 1:00 am

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Come enjoy a night full of local singer/songwriters at AS220, hosted by Luc Mailloux. Grab some food, a drink, and listen to folks share their stories onstage, with diverse influences across many genres. 

$6 at the door (almost all of it goes to the artists! Support local art!)

To check out some of the artists’ music beforehand…
Janey Doe - http://janeydoe.bandcamp.com/
Becca Neveu - https://soundcloud.com/beccaneveu
Chris Reddy - http://ondeaddogs.bandcamp.com/
Luc Mailloux - https://lucmailloux.bandcamp.com/

Hope to see you there!

For the other singer/songwriter friends/connections of mine, there will be another one of these things done in the fall!

 

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Mother Tongue / Suicide Magnets / Frustrations / In Heat
Aug 21 @ 9:45 pm – 11:30 pm

MUSIC BANDS

Aug
22
Fri
Speaker For The Dead, Uh Huh, Jake Mckelvie and The Countertops, and Lost Wolves @ AS220
Aug 22 @ 9:00 pm – Aug 23 @ 1:00 am
bad canoes / unmen / ursola
Aug 22 @ 10:00 pm – 11:30 pm
Aug
23
Sat
Intro to Silkscreen @ AS220 Printshop
Aug 23 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Intro to Silkscreen @ AS220 Printshop | Providence | Rhode Island | United States

Saturdays, Augst 23, 30; 10am-2pm 

This course provides a two week introduction to silkscreen printing. Screenprinting is a versatile process that can be used to transfer graphic images to paper, wood, and fabric.  It is ideal for making t-shirts, posters, coasters, greeting cards/stationery, and more.  Bring an idea and something you want to print on and we’ll show you how it’s done.

This course provides a comprehensive introduction to screen printing in two sessions.  (This class is also offered as a one-day intensive.)  Participants will design, print, and exchange a two-color print with a maximum dimension of 8″ x 10″.  The first class will be dedicated to designing and creating stencils by hand or with the laser copier.  Participants spend the second class learning proper printing techniques and registration, and troubleshooting.  The workshop will end with a print exchange.

Register herehttp://shop.as220.org/products/intro-to-silkscreen

Introduction to Digital SLR Photography @ AS220 Media Arts
Aug 23 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm

 

Dates | Saturdays, August 16, 23, 12-3pm

Come equipped with your DSLR camera and get set to learn it like the back of your hand! After this class you’ll feel confident using your DSLR, and finally get the pictures you desire. Complete with a weather permitting photo walk around downtown Providence! Instructor: Bryant Moscote

Register Online: http://shop.as220.org/products/intro-dslr

Traditional Irish Music Session @ AS220 Bar & FOO(D)
Aug 23 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Hosted by Jimmy and Hannah Devine with Mark Roberts, Andrea Cooper, Teddi Scobi and Friends!

Every Saturday (except for the first Saturday of the month) from 4-7pm at the bar at AS220!

No cover charge!

A full menu of food and beverage will be available, so come in for a pint or make this your regular spot for dinner while enjoying some of the best traditional Irish music around!

An evening with The Dan Reagan Quintet! @ AS220
Aug 23 @ 9:00 pm – Aug 24 @ 1:00 am

The Quintet will perform original jazz compositions, reflecting the players’ diverse backgrounds.  Their music has been described as powerful, elegant, and raw.

These musicians are all about listening to and accepting each other’s ideas, always striving to enhance their artistic expression. They look forward to exploring this and other contemporary approaches to jazz with their audience.

The band members began working together in Providence or in the University of Rhode Island’s jazz program. Their individual talents have also been appreciated elsewhere, such as New Orleans, New York City, Normandy, France and Kingston, Jamaica.

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Aug
24
Sun
Core Workout with Daniel Shea @ 95 Empire Dance Studio
Aug 24 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am

Core Workout with Daniel Shea // Sundays @9-10am //only $5!

A gentle workout that uses floor barre, dance and training techniques to improve core strength, balance and flexibility. Bring a hand towel; dance shoes or bare feet. Open to everyone- no dance experience required.

Daniel Shea is a NASM Certified Personal Trainer, a dance and fitness instructor. Since training and fitness are his business (www.shea-training.com) he is passionate about form & discipline…but it has to be enjoyable and fun. Daniel has been dancing and teaching for over 30 years. He has studied dance at the – Joy of Movement Center (Boston), Pacific Ballet (San Francisco), Joe Tremaine Dance Center (Los Angeles), Stanley Holden School of Ballet (Los Angeles), Debbie Reynolds Studios (Los Angeles), MJDC Dance Studio (Rhode Island).

Build Your Own Guitar Pedal
Aug 24 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Learn how to build your own guitar pedal, specifically an Ibanez Tubescreamer clone! Students will learn soldering basics, a brief introduction to electronics and a discussion on audio circuits and modifications to the circuit. Sign up here.

Silkscreen Intensive @ AS220 Printshop
Aug 24 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm

This course provides a comprehensive introduction to screen printing as participants design, print, and exchange a multiple color print with a maximum dimension of 8″x10″. The morning will be dedicated to creating hand drawn stencils focusing on the design of a multiple color print. Participants spend the afternoon learning proper printing techniques, troubleshooting, and tips for registration. The workshop will end with a print exchange.

Register herehttp://shop.as220.org/products/silkscreen-intensive

Beginner Ballet @ 95 Empire Dance Studio
Aug 24 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am

Beginner Ballet with Stephanie Albanese // Sundays @ 10:30-11:30am // $13 per class; $60 for 6 classes

If you’ve always wanted to try ballet, this class is for you. In this fundamentals-based class, students develop basic ballet vocabulary, strength and coordination. Stephanie’s deep knowledge of her craft combines with a warm, good-humored manner to create a comfortable yet challenging learning environment. This is the perfect class for people who have little or no ballet experience.

Stephanie Albanese is a graduate of The School of American Ballet where she studied with teachers Alexandra Danilova, Helen Dudin, Suki Shorer and Stanley Williams. She danced in a repertory company created by former New York City Ballet member Wilhelmina Frankurt. Stephanie has also danced with choreographers Matthew Brokoff, Marcus Galante, Mary Miller and Felice Lesser and also worked in Cabaret, performing at The Lido in Paris and Jubliee in Las Vegas.

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Intermediate Ballet @ 95 Empire Dance Studio
Aug 24 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm

Intermediate Ballet with Stephanie Albanese // Sundays @ 12:00-1:30pm // $13 per class; $60 for 6 classes This ballet class makes classical dance a joy! The class focuses on fundamentals, beginning with a thorough warm up at the barre and progressing to the center for choreographed combinations.  Students build muscle as they refine body alignment and learn weight placement to develop coordination. Stephanie’s deep knowledge of her craft combines with a warm, good-humored manner to create a comfortable yet challenging learning environment. This is the perfect class for people who have some prior ballet experience. Stephanie Albanese is a graduate of The School of American Ballet where she studied with teachers Alexandra Danilova, Helen Dudin, Suki Shorer and Stanley Williams. She danced in a repertory company created by former New York City Ballet member Wilhelmina Frankurt. Stephanie has also danced with choreographers Matthew Brokoff, Marcus Galante, Mary Miller and Felice Lesser and also worked in Cabaret, performing at The Lido in Paris and Jubliee in Las Vegas.

Aug
25
Mon
Intro to Letterpress @ AS220 Printshop
Aug 25 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Date: Mondays, August 11, 18, 25; 6-10pm
Instructor: Nate Taylor

This course provides a basic introduction to letterpress. Participants learn to ink the press, adjust pressure, adjust roller height, register and feed a sheet of paper, make an impression and then clean the press. Create and use polymer plates in combination with metal movable type to create your own vision in letterpressed embossment.

Register Herehttp://shop.as220.org/products/intro-to-letterpress

Intermediate/Advanced Modern Dance @ 95 Empire Dance Studio
Aug 25 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Intermediate/Advanced Modern Dance with Betsy Miller // Mondays @ 7-8:30pm // $13 per class; $60 for 6 classes

This is a contemporary release technique with a solid base in ballet. Class begins with a full-bodied warm-up designed to activate the core and connect breath with movement while finding anatomically efficient pathways. Structured improvisations and set exercises explore dynamics, weight shifts, and flow to develop a quick mind and a listening body. Class finishes with a vigorous, high-energy dance phrase.  Students will be encouraged to explore, take risks, and develop as versatile technicians. For intermediate and advanced dancers of all ages.
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Aug
26
Tue
RHD Artist Free Open Studio @ AS220
Aug 26 @ 10:30 am – 1:30 pm

RHD Artist Free Open Studio

Tuesdays & Thursdays (except 1st Tuesday of month)

10:30 am – 1:30 am

RHD artists will be hard at work in the AS220 main gallery/performance space. Drop in, have lunch, meet the artists, work on your own art or join in on a collaborative project.  Resources for Human Development Rhode Island (RHD-RI) is a prolific non-profit arts-based studio program that serves adults with a range of disabilities. For more information check out: rhdri.org

 

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Stretch & Strength @ 95 Empire Dance Studio
Aug 26 @ 5:45 pm – 6:45 pm

Stretch & Strength with Myah Shein // Tuesdays @ 5:45-6:45pm // $13 per class; $60 for 6 classes

If you would rather hang out on your mat than at the gym, and if plies sound better than squats, make Stretch and Strength part of your routine.  Drawing from Pilates, yoga and dance, this class promises a total body workout toning muscle, building flexibility and even throws in a little cardio.  All fitness and experience levels welcome!  Bring your own mat or use one of ours.

Myah Shein is a dance and theatre artist from Chicago. She has trained in a variety of contemporary dance techniques, as well as maintaining a person practice that includes yoga and Pilates. As a founding artistic ensemble member with Red Tape Theatre, she served as resident choreographer and a performer, and performed in work for independent choreographers around Chicago. Outside of dancing, Myah produced the annual Chicago Fringe Artists Networking Night, served as dramaturg and assistant director for various store front companies, and is a makeup artist who designs for dance and theatre. Myah is the Public Relations and Advertising Manager for Trinity Repertory Company and holds a degree from the University of Illinois, Urbana- Champaign in International Studies and French and a post-bac degree from the Dance Center of Columbia College in Dance with a focus in Dance Studies.