• Home
    Home This is where you can find all the blog posts throughout the site.
  • Categories
    Categories Displays a list of categories from this blog.
  • Tags
    Tags Displays a list of tags that have been used in the blog.
  • Login
    Login Login form
Glerin

Glerin

Glerin is a full service website and mobile design, branding, marketing, and strategy firm headquartered in the Town of Halifax, with offices in Richmond and Atlanta. Since 1996 Glerin has been helping businesses and organizations adapt to the new reality of marketing and doing business on the web. Creative cohesion at work.™

2011 Season Schedule Announced

Posted on in Latest News

The Prizery arts center announces its 2011-12 season line-up, a mix of mostly professional performances with some local talent tossed in.

The Prizery’s season:

  • Broadway’s Next Hit Musical, improv; Sept. 23.
  • “Macbeth” by Aquila Theatre of New York City; Oct. 7.
  • “The Thanksgiving Visitor” by Truman Capote; directed by Chris Jones and starring local talent; Oct. 27-30.
  • Flutist and author Eugenia Zuckerman; Nov. 4.
  • “A Christmas Memory” by Truman Capote; directed by Chris Jones with local talent; Dec. 14-18.
  • The Virginia Repertory Dance Company; Jan. 14
  • Mountain Heart, folk and bluegrass; Jan. 28
  • Brandon Cutrell with Ray Fellman on piano; cabaret for adults; (some material not suitable for children); Feb. 4.
  • Christopher O’Riley, pianist and host of National Public Radio’s “From the Top”; March 4.
  • “Dreamgirls: The Musical”; directed by Chris Jones; musical direction by Chris Oliver; local talent; March 22-25, 27, 29-31
  • L’Tanya Mari’, jazz vocalist; April 14.
  • Manhattan Piano Trio; May 4
  • Richmond Symphony playing pops; Erin Freeman conducts; May 15.

The Prizery offers a 25 percent discount for purchase of the full season and other packages at 15 and 20 percent off. Those package buyers will be treated to a free party on March 17 with local band 6th N Main, starring Alison Streeter, Lionel Best, Bob Thomasson, Ray Crawley, John Sibley, Jane Sibley, Robyn Robbins, Nick Miller and Victoria Thomasson.

The Prizery’s offerings are in addition to Halifax County Little Theatre, which will stage three of its four plays this season at The Prizery (“A Christmas Carol,” “The Jungle Book” and “Neil Simon’s “Brighton Beach Memoirs”). “The Complete History of America (Abridged)” will play in Constitution Square.)

For show times, information or tickets, or to be put on The Prizery’s mailing list, call (434) 572-8339.

The Prizery is supported by the Virginia Commission for the Arts.

Continue reading
Hits: 6569
0

Virginia Museum of Fine Arts lecture coming

Posted on in Latest News

VIRGINIA MUSEUM OF FINE ARTS VISUAL ARTS FELLOWSHIP LECTURE COMING TO SOUTH BOSTON.

Elizabeth Cruickshanks will present a one-session informational talk entitled “How to Apply for a VMFA Visual Arts Fellowship” on September 15 in South Boston.

Sponsored locally by The Prizery, the lecture will be at The Prizery at 7:00 p.m.

Cruickshanks will introduce attendees to VMFA’s Visual Arts Fellowship Program, providing a history of this wonderful resource for Virginia’s artists and art students and explaining how artists can apply for funding. The Fellowship program was the vision of the late John Lee Pratt of Fredericksburg, Virginia; offered through VMFA’s Art & Education Division, Fellowships are still largely funded by Pratt’s generous endowment, and supplemented by annual gifts from the Lettie Pate Whitehead Foundation and the J. Warwick McClintic Jr. Scholarship Fund. Since its creation in 1940, the Fellowship program has awarded more than $4.4 million to over 1,100 Virginians. In this information session, which is open to the public, attendees will learn the ins and outs of the application process, how to ensure application materials are complete, and the history behind the program and some of the familiar names who have received awards in the past. The application deadline for the 2012-13 Visual Arts Fellowship is Thursday, November 10, 2011 – applications and eligibility criteria are currently online at www.VMFA.museum/fellowships.

Cruickshanks earned an MA in the History of Art & Architecture and a BA in Art History at the University of Virginia in Charlottesville, Va. She currently serves as Fellowship Program Coordinator at the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts.

Download the pdf flyer.  For additional information, telephone Elizabeth Cruickshanks at 804.204.2685.

 

 

Continue reading
Hits: 5791
0

FREE Isadora Duncan Spring Festival Set For May 25

Posted on in Latest News

DuncanFestival2011Spring Festival 2011 in Celebration of Isadora Duncan's Birthday

Celebrate Isadora Duncan's Birthday through the Art of the Dance.

FREE and open to the public!

Students from Moving Voices will perform choreographies in the tradition of Isadora Duncan, American Founder and Matriarch of Modern Dance.

Wednesday, May 25, 6-8pm in the Prizery Banquet Hall.

Download the event flyer.

Continue reading
Hits: 5997
0

Register For Summer Theatre Camp

Posted on in Latest News

Once again, it's time to sign up for Summer Theatre Camp! Kids from 7 to 14 will love this unique opportunity to bring stories to life on stage, create scenery and costumes, and perform for an audience.

Camp participants will present "How to Eat Like A Child," Directed by Sandy Slayton, for ages 7-14.

9AM-3PM Mon-Fri, June 13-17, with performances on June 17 and 18.

This event was very popular last year, so don't wait until the last minute to sign up. Tuition is $100 per person for the week. Sign up below, or by calling 572-8339. Summer Theatre Camp will be directed by Sandy Slayton.

Once again, it's time to sign up for Summer Sleepover Theatre Camp! Kids from 7 to 14 will love this unique opportunity to bring stories to life on stage, create scenery and costumes, and perform for an audience.

Camp participants will present "How to Eat Like A Child," Directed by Sandy Slayton, for ages 7-14.

9AM-3PM Mon-Fri, June 13-17, with performances on June 17 and 18.

This event was very popular last year, so don't wait until the last minute to sign up. Tuition is $100 per person for the week. Sign up below, or by calling 572-8339. Summer Theatre Camp will be directed by Sandy Slayton.

Continue reading
Hits: 9942
0

SUMMER THEATRE 2011

Posted on in Latest News
summertheatre

June 23 - August 13


SIDE BY SIDE BY SONDHEIM

June 23 - July 2
a musical review of Stephen Sondheim’s greatest musical masterpieces including “Send in the Clowns”

THE SOUND OF MUSIC

July 7 - July 23
America's most beloved musical

SEUSSICAL THE MUSICAL!

July 28 - August 7
is a fantastical, magical, musical extravaganza featuring all your favorite Dr. Seuss characters!

39 STEPS

August 10 - August 13
a comedy thriller where Hitchcock meets the hilarious!

TICKETS WILL GO ON SALE MARCH 7

The Prizery encourages you to make a contribution to
SUMMER THEATRE 2011
so that we can continue to bring you the excellent quality of programing that you expect.

MAKE CHECKS PAYABLE TO:

THE PRIZERY
700 BRUCE STREET
SOUTH BOSTON, VA 24592

Please note on your check Summer Theatre 2011

Continue reading
Hits: 11055
0