Events

WED OCT 17, 2018, 6-7:30PM / EVENT

Portable Memories in Rising Seas Project

Join us for free short film screenings presented in conjunction with Portable Memories in Rising Seas, a participatory project and upcoming exhibition by the artist collective Fifty-Fifty that connects climate change and memory. At the screening, Fifty-Fifty will open a discussion about the changing landscape and our relationship to Key West, as lived experiences and memories of the local land, habitat, and culture.

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Fri Aug 3, 12-1:30PM

WLRN’s The Florida Roundup: Life at the Edge in the Florida Keys

You are invited to a live broadcast of WLRN’s weekly radio news series The Florida Roundup broadcast live from The Studios of Key West. Join host Tom Hudson, Vice Presidents of News for WLRN, along with a panel of Florida Keys journalists, in this hour-long special edition of The Florida Roundup: Life at the Edge in the Florida Keys. You can be a part of the audience and join the conversation during this live radio broadcast, with a Q & A session to follow that will launch WLRN’s Florida Keys Museum and Attractions Weekend.

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Mon Jul 16, 8PM

Twice Told Tales

The hit of last year’s Summer Stage 2017! A night of contrasting, dueling monologues. Seven directors are given one monologue and two actors each. They develop the same monologues with each of their actors separately and in completely different ways — meaning interpretation or delivery or emotion or intent or all of them.

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JUN 15, 2018 / EVENT

BOOK TALK with Lama Tsultrim Allione

This evening talk is based on Lama Tsultrim Allione’s new book, Wisdom Rising: Journey into the Mandala of the Empowered Feminine. The talk will include an introduction to the mandala and the dakini principle, and a short journey into the mandala of your innermost being, where the empowered feminine resides. Followed by book signing.

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Fri Jun 22, 5-7:30pm

Hometown! Meet the Candidates.

MEET THE CANDIDATES! Candidates will be sharing their platforms, solutions, opponent contrast. Free admission, light appetizers & cash bar. All citizens are invited  – bring a friend!

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SAT OCT 13, 2018, 8pm / EVENT

TRUE-ET, a performance by Kyla Piscopink & Keith Burnstein

Kyla and Keith met in New Orleans in 2013, and decided that, together, they had a story to tell. Their early discussions yielded the DKW-staged dual duo show, “Cherry Red” and later, the March 2018 workshop performance of this duet production. This fall, they’ve streamlined their vision even further and are proud to present their newest collection of “True-ets!”

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JAN-APR 2018 / SPECIAL EVENT

2018 Arts & Eats

A series of delectable art-themed parties combining food, art, and interesting locations in Key West —all supporting your creative community.

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MAR 30, 2018 / EVENT

CONCERT, Ellen Cherry, Portraits in Song

The soulful and charismatic “song and story alchemist” – a 2014 Studios Artist in Residence – returns to Key West for a performance that unveils a series of portraits of powerful women in history.

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APR 19-22 & 24-28, 2018 / EVENT

CONCH REPUBLIC, THE MUSICAL! Presented by Fringe Theater

You LOVED Conch Republic, the Musical. We did, too! So we’re bringing it back but with a twist here and a tuck there. Three actors and a piano tell the story of how the Conch Republic began. It will be an evening of song, dance, and plenty of flags — which is in truth HOW the Conch Republic began! All your favorite characters will be there. Make sure you are too. Join us as we celebrate our heritage. You can even sign-up for our ‘Pride in the Conch Republic’ Costume Contest — Awards nightly!

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APR 8-9, 2018 / EVENT

LIFE STORY: Two One-Act plays by Tennessee Williams

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A hotel room, a bed, a chair. Lovers, strangers and the low moan of a clarinet all intersect in two rarely performed one-act plays by Tennessee Williams — Green Eyes and The Traveling Companion –exploring the consequences of desire and the struggle for love in a cruel world. Adult themes and language.

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