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6-8pm

Cocktails and costumes to celebrate “Fish Outta Water”

On February 17th, Callahan will host a real-life version of this southernmost gothic cocktail party. Visitors are invited to come dressed in costume as characters from the book, or inspired by the book. The exhibition opens 2 weeks earlier to allow time for contemplation and character building. Callahan and Wolf will select one costume winner from the evening. That person will be painted into the story and will also receive Callahan’s original watercolor as part of their prize.

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Five Sessions 6:30 - 9PM

Standup Comedy Workshop with Christine O’Leary

Have you been told you’re funny? Do you steal the show at parties? Are you asked by your family and co-workers to “tell the story about _________?” This is your chance to try without risk what everyone knows about you – you are funny and have a comic perspective that is all your own! Award winning comedienne Christine O’Leary will share her secrets for how to get laughs on stage and economize your written material into a 5 minute stand up comedy set!

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Thu Feb 2, 6 - 8PM

Opening Reception: Fish Outta Water, Sean Callahan & Garin Wolf

Key West watercolor artist Sean Callahan and 4-time Emmy Award winning writer Garin Wolf join forces for a unique assemblage of images and words. Fish Outta Water is a Southernmost tale of a haunted woman cast adrift by a tortured past, a decades-old story of deception and murder unraveled character by character at a most unconventional cocktail party. Callahan’s surreal portraits capture the story’s characters, while Wolf’s written excerpts provide clues to the mystery.

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Wed Feb 8, 6:30 - 9:00PM

Arts & Eats: Mid Mod Mad Men

Dress the part for a soiree dedicated to the Mad Men era — the food (fondue!), the music (Mathis!) and the cocktails (Grasshoppers!). Slide into your kitten heels or wingtips and step back into the swanky 60s. Anne and Steve Sunkel’s mid-century decor sets the stage.

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Wed Feb 1, 5:30 - 7:30PM

Arts & Eats: The Rainbow Connection Meets Avenue Q

Take a stroll through Avenue Q, the uproariously funny Tony-winning musical, with one of the current stars of the Broadway show, Jason Jacoby, in town to teach a Studios puppet workshop for adults, help with the Waterfront Playhouse’s upcoming production, and joining with theater writer & director, Stephen Kitsakos for an irreverent evening of Muppets, puppets and song.

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Wed Jan 18, 3 - 5PM

Arts & Eats: A Very Royal Afternoon Tea

Join Her Royal Highness, the Queen, for a Royal Tea Party at the stately home of Lynda & Bob Frechette. Royal Caterer, Patti Rodriguez, will be presenting a cornucopia of English High Tea treats, which Buckingham Palace would be proud to serve.

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Thu Jan 5, 6 - 8PM

A Retrospective of Anne McKee Grant Recipients: Opening Reception

Since 1994, The Anne McKee Artists Fund has been the only grant program of its kind for Keys artists. Not only has it had an immeasurable impact on an entire generation, the artists who’ve benefited – and who are assembled for this retrospective – is a who’s who of creative people who’ve shaped our community.

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On view Jan 5 - 26

Artists for Artists: A Retrospective of Anne McKee Grant Recipients

Since 1994, The Anne McKee Artists Fund has been the only grant program of its kind for Keys artists. Not only has it had an immeasurable impact on an entire generation, the artists who’ve benefited – and who are assembled for this retrospective – is a who’s who of creative people who’ve shaped our community.

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Tue Dec 13, 7PM

Amanda Palmer, Jason Webley & Jherek Bischoff at The Studios

Provocative, irreverent, controversial and wildly creative, Amanda Palmer is a fearless singer, songwriter, playwright, blogger and an audaciously expressive pianist who simultaneously embraces – and explodes – traditional frameworks of music, theater and art.

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Thu Jan 5, 6 - 8PM

Opening Reception, Thousand Words: Curt Richter

Join The Studios of Key West as we celebrate First Thursday with the opening of Thousand Words: Curt Richter. Reception from 6 – 8PM

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