Music and Performance

Fri Jan 19, 4PM

Reverend Peyton’s Acoustic Guitar Masterclass

The Reverend Peyton is coming to Key West and offering a masterclass to all the island’s pickers and strummers. Peyton teaches his unique brand of finger-picking and slide techniques and is known for his online lessons and videos almost as much as he is for his super-charged and dynamic live shows. The frontman of America’s foremost country blues outfit, Peyton is considered one of the top guitarists in the country.

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Thu & Fri Apr 5 & 6, 1 - 3PM

Storytelling and Media Production with Justin Lubke

Lean how the technical elements of media production combine with the conceptual work of storytelling.

How do our stories and myths shape our world? Explore how media of different forms can influence those stories.

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Mon Apr 2, 5 - 8PM & Tue Apr 3, 5 -7PM + Showcase

Advanced Funny Business with ImprovBoston

Perfect for actors of all stripes. Brush up on your timing or just come for the laughs.

Actors and former ImprovBoston students continue their madcap course.

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Fri Mar 30, 5 - 8PM & Sat Mar 31, 10AM - 7PM (with breaks)

Improv for All with ImprovBoston!

This session is your gateway to the world of liberated creativity, boundless collaboration, enthusiastic support, joyous risk-taking, and unbridled laughter. We know you’ll fall in love with improvisation. Come explore this unique art with New England’s premiere comedy theater and comedy school: ImprovBoston.

*Students will be guest stars in the Sat night performance

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Thu & Fri Mar 8 & 9, 9AM - 4PM

Mixed Media with Jean Pederson

Students will investigate the many options presented for layering in mixed media.
Concepts such a s transparency, opacity, viscosity and surface quality will be discussed while exploring several painting techniques.

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Mondays, Feb 26, Mar 5, 12 & 19, 4:30 - 6PM

Flight & Movement with Mara Neimanis

Expand your limits – drop by Mondays to fly on trapezes and aerial sculpture! Investigate awareness, strength, and physical empowerment. Class will combine introductory circus technique, basic yoga and movement and aerial improvisation. No experience necessary. Drop in or attend ongoing.

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5 Tuesdays and 1 Sunday, Feb 20, 27 Mar 6, 13, 20 & 25, 7 - 10PM (Sun 4 - 7PM)

Acting Techniques with Carol MacCartee

MacCartee offers a full course in stage-work, from script to scene.

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Fridays Jan 26, Feb 2, 9, 16 & 23, 9 - 10AM

Friday Slow Flow Yoga with Cricket Desmarais

Slow down, breathe, and find your balance and flexibility.

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Wed Jan 24, 5 - 6PM & Thu Jan 25, 10AM - 4PM

Documentary & Verbatim Playwriting with Colette Keen

Sponsored by Marquesa Hotel

Learn how theater is embracing real-life and world events, and how you can incorporate this in your own writing. For all those interested in oral history and the telling of real life stories.

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Wed Jan 24, 31 & Feb 7, 14 10 - 11:15AM

Demystifying Classical Music with Denise Nathanson

Sponsored by Old town Bakery

Classical music can be intimidating. Learn the beauty of the language with live performance and discussion.

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The Studios of Key West