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Tallahassee Arts Guide

 

 
Featured Events
 
The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged)
 
 
Theatre Tallahassee (Online)
March 5 - 14, 2021
 
Enjoy this fast-firing comedy parodying all 37 of Shakespeare's plays with only three performers in two acts. This play is full of energy as the characters run across the stage and keep you guessing how they will pull off the next play.
 
 
March Exhibition Opening Reception
 
 
621 Gallery (Online)
Friday, March 5, 2021
 
Enjoy a virtual artist talk with featured guests Kate Kinder, Susan Hensel, and Kalee Appleton. This exhibition will be on display through March 25 at 621 Gallery.
 
 
6' Concert: The Disciples of Music and Friends
 
 
Caribbean Center of South Side Tallahassee at The Hole
Saturday, March 6, 2021
 
Bring your chairs and blankets for an afternoon of lively outdoor music. The Disciples of Music will play soul, smooth jazz, funk, and brass band songs from New Orleans as they celebrate Mardi Gras in Tallahassee.
 
 
Downtown Market
 
 
Tallahassee Downtown Marketplace
Ongoing
 
This weekly event returns to downtown Ponce de Leon Park on Saturdays through November. The all-outdoor event — featuring local artists, fresh produce, and food vendors — will incorporate new safety and sanitation guidelines.
 
 
Jeanne Robertson
 
 
Opening Nights at Florida State University at The Moon
Saturday, March 6, 2021
 
Nationally acclaimed humorist Jeanne Robertson returns to showcase her signature humor, wit, charm, and personality. The demand for her family-friendly and engaging brand of humor has grown exponentially, with popular anecdotes like “Don’t Go to Vegas Without a Baptist” becoming national favorites.
 
 
Live Music Under the Oaks
 
 
Bradfordville Blues Club 
Saturday, March 6, 2021
 
The Bradfordville Blues Club and the Spirit of the Child Foundation spring into the outdoors for a joint benefit concert. Seating for will be socially distanced and under the oaks.
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Native Wild: Paintings by Anne Hempel
 
 
Jefferson Arts Gallery
March 6 - April 3, 2021
 
View the exhibition “Native Wild” by artist Anne Hempel, an exploration of the natural beauty of Florida’s native wildflowers, birds, and marshes. She uses her unique textural technique to convey her love of the wild nature of her surroundings.
 
 
Dominic Cheli, piano
 
 
Artist Series of Tallahassee (Online)
March 7 - 8, 2021
 
Hear concert pianist Dominic Cheli from the comfort of your own home in this virtual performance. His playing has been described as “spontaneous yet perfect, the best of how a young person can play.”
 
 
COCA Spotlight
 
Christopher Barnhart
Artist of Razor Artwork
Artist Christopher Barnhart of Razor Artwork learned the joy of experimentation from his father and fellow artist, Cornelius.
 
“A mistake is just an opportunity to learn something,” says Barnhart.
 
Together, the duo has pushed the boundaries of the empty canvas. They’ll bounce ideas off of one another and try out new techniques. They even coined one called “the shake.” They drip liquid acrylic paints onto a clean surface and shake it to see where the paint flows...
 
Read the complete article written by COCA for the Tallahassee Democrat.
 
More COCA Newsletters
 
 
Every Thursday, "COCA Classifieds" provides arts industry Info including calls to artists, professional development, funding resources, and more. View all listings here . View the most recent issue from 2/25/21 here .
 
 
On the first Tuesday of every month, COCA's "Arts in Education" newsletter has resources for teachers, students, caregivers and arts advocates. View the February issue here.
 
Arts and Culture Industry Update
 
The Capital of Non-Profits:
Social Media Week One
 
Nonprofits help our community thrive, contributing $3 billion each year to our local economy. By supporting the Big Bend’s nonprofit sector, we can energize this growth to new heights! Here’s how: http://bit.ly/Nonprofits_Survey
 
COCA / Tallahassee Arts, United Partners for Human Services, and The Institute for Nonprofit Innovation and Excellence are grateful for Sachs Media for this important survey. Please help spread the word about the power of non-profits, especially those of us in the arts and culture sector. Visit our Facebook page here to share this important info!
 
 
a d v e r t i s e m e n t
 
FESTIVALS
 
Presented by Thomasville, GA Visitors Center and Main Street Office at Downtown Thomasville
Mar 05, 2021
 
Presented by Caribbean Center of South Side Tallahassee at The Hole
Mar 06, 2021
 
Presented by Tallahassee Downtown at Tallahassee Downtown Marketplace
Mar 06, 2021 - Nov 27, 2021
 
 
FILM
 
Presented by Tallahassee Film Society at Online/Virtual Space
Jan 29, 2021 - Mar 02, 2021
 
Presented by Tallahassee Film Society at Online/Virtual Space
Jan 22, 2021 - Mar 03, 2021
 
Presented by Tallahassee Film Society at Online/Virtual Space
Feb 05, 2021 - Mar 07, 2021
 
Presented by Tallahassee Film Society at Online/Virtual Space
Feb 05, 2021 - Mar 12, 2021
 
Presented by Tallahassee Film Society at Online/Virtual Space
Feb 05, 2021 - Mar 12, 2021
 
Presented by Tallahassee Film Society at Online/Virtual Space
Feb 05, 2021 - Mar 19, 2021
 
Presented by Tallahassee Film Society at Online/Virtual Space
Mar 05, 2021 - Apr 09, 2021
 
Presented by Tallahassee Film Society at Online/Virtual Space
Mar 05, 2021 - Apr 16, 2021
 
Presented by Tallahassee Film Society at Online/Virtual Space
Mar 05, 2021 - Apr 16, 2021
 
 
HISTORY & HERITAGE
 
Presented by Tallahassee Irish Society at Online/Virtual Space
Mar 07, 2021
 
Presented by Mission San Luis at Online/Virtual Space
Feb 08, 2021 - Jun 30, 2021
 
Presented by Thomasville Visitors Center at Thomasville Visitors Center and Municipal Auditorium
May 06, 2020 - May 31, 2021
 
Presented by Spring House Institute at Spring House
Oct 13, 2020 - Oct 12, 2021
 
Presented by The Grove Museum at Online/Virtual Space
Apr 28, 2020 - Dec 31, 2021
 
Presented by Mission San Luis at Online/Virtual Space
Feb 08, 2021 - Dec 31, 2021
 
 
KIDS
 
Presented by Leon County Public Library at Online/Virtual Space
Jun 18, 2020 - Jun 17, 2021
 
Presented by Leon County Public Library at Online/Virtual Space
Jun 19, 2020 - Jun 18, 2021
 
Presented by Leon County Public Library at Online/Virtual Space
Jun 23, 2020 - Jun 22, 2021
 
Presented by Leon County 4-H at Online/Virtual Space
Dec 02, 2020 - Aug 18, 2021
 
 
MUSIC
 
Presented by Florida State University College of Music at Online/Virtual Space
Mar 04, 2021
 
Presented by Opening Nights at Florida State University at The Moon
Mar 04, 2021
 
Presented by SPIRIT OF A CHLD FOUNDATION at Bradfordville Blues Club
Mar 06, 2021
 
Presented by Tallahassee Live Music Community Charity Group, Inc. at The Warrior on the River Theater of the Performing Arts
Mar 06, 2021
 
Presented by Bradfordville Blues Club at Bradfordville Blues Club
Mar 06, 2021
 
Presented by Artist Series of Tallahassee at Online/Virtual Space
Mar 07, 2021 - Mar 08, 2021
 
Presented by Tallahassee Live Music Community Charity Group, Inc. at Online/Virtual Space
Aug 01, 2020 - Aug 01, 2021
 
Presented by Tallahassee Live Music Community Charity Group, Inc. at The Warrior on the River Theater of the Performing Arts
Oct 10, 2020 - Dec 18, 2021
 
Presented by Brett Wellman & "Dangerous" Dave Messler at Dreamland BBQ
Dec 10, 2020 - Dec 30, 2021
 
Presented by Tallahassee Live Music Community Charity Group, Inc. at The Warrior on the River Theater of the Performing Arts
Feb 18, 2021 - Dec 30, 2021
 
 
THEATRE & LITERATURE
 
Presented by Opening Nights at Florida State University at The Moon
Mar 06, 2021
 
Presented by Theatre Tallahassee at Online/Virtual Space
Mar 05, 2021 - Mar 14, 2021
 
Presented by Leon County Public Library at Online/Virtual Space
Jan 07, 2021 - Jun 03, 2021
 
Presented by NRM Performance Studio at Online/Virtual Space
Mar 27, 2020 - Mar 26, 2021
 
Presented by Author Dr. David Ekrut at Online/Virtual Space
Mar 30, 2020 - May 31, 2021
 
Presented by Leon County Public Library at Online/Virtual Space
Jan 02, 2021 - Jul 03, 2021
 
Presented by Making Light Productions at Online/Virtual Space
Jul 18, 2020 - Jul 17, 2022
 
Presented by Council on Culture & Arts (COCA) at Cascades Park
Sep 27, 2020 - Sep 27, 2022
 
 
VISUAL ART
 
Presented by Arts and Cultural Experiences at Railroad Square, Inc. (ACERS) at Online/Virtual Space
Mar 05, 2021
 
Presented by 621 Gallery at 621 Gallery
Mar 05, 2021
 
Presented by Gadsden Arts Center & Museum at Gadsden Arts Center & Museum
Dec 07, 2020 - Mar 06, 2021
 
Presented by Jefferson Arts Gallery at Jefferson Arts Gallery
Mar 06, 2021
 
Presented by Venvi Art Gallery at Venvi Art Gallery
Feb 05, 2021 - Mar 14, 2021
 
Presented by Thomasville Center for the Arts at Thomasville Center for the Arts
Feb 01, 2021 - Mar 14, 2021
 
Presented by Thomasville Center for the Arts at Grassroots Coffee
Feb 04, 2021 - Apr 02, 2021
 
Presented by Gadsden Arts Center & Museum at Gadsden Arts Center & Museum
Jan 15, 2021 - Apr 03, 2021
 
Presented by Jefferson Arts Gallery at Jefferson Arts Gallery
Mar 06, 2021 - Apr 03, 2021
 
Presented by Council on Culture & Arts (COCA) at Artport Gallery
Jan 27, 2021 - Apr 05, 2021
 
Presented by Tallahassee Community College Fine Art Gallery at TCC Fine Art Gallery
Feb 18, 2021 - Apr 21, 2021
 
Presented by Foster-Tanner Fine Arts Gallery at Foster-Tanner Fine Arts Gallery- FAMU
Feb 11, 2021 - Apr 24, 2021
 
Presented by Council on Culture & Arts (COCA) at City Hall Galleries
Feb 10, 2021 - Apr 26, 2021
 
Presented by Gadsden Arts Center & Museum at Gadsden Arts Center & Museum
Feb 18, 2021 - Jan 15, 2022
 
Presented by Council on Culture & Arts (COCA) at Downtown Public Art Walk Area
Jan 14, 2021 - Dec 31, 2022
 
Presented by Council on Culture & Arts (COCA) at Gaines Street Public Art Walk Area
Jan 14, 2021 - Dec 31, 2022
 
 
WORKSHOPS & CLASSES
 
Presented by LeMoyne Arts at LeMoyne Arts
Jan 11, 2021 - Mar 01, 2021
 
Presented by LeMoyne Arts at Online/Virtual Space
Jan 11, 2021 - Mar 01, 2021
 
Presented by Leon County Public Library at Online/Virtual Space
Mar 01, 2021
 
Presented by LeMoyne Arts at LeMoyne Arts
Jan 12, 2021 - Mar 02, 2021
 
Presented by LeMoyne Arts at LeMoyne Arts
Jan 13, 2021 - Mar 03, 2021
 
Presented by LeMoyne Arts at COCA Online Gallery
Jan 13, 2021 - Mar 03, 2021
 
Presented by LeMoyne Arts at LeMoyne Arts
Jan 14, 2021 - Mar 04, 2021
 
Presented by LeMoyne Arts at Online/Virtual Space
Jan 14, 2021 - Mar 04, 2021
 
Presented by LeMoyne Arts at LeMoyne Arts
Jan 16, 2021 - Mar 06, 2021
 
Presented by Pines & Palms: The Georgia-Florida Artists Association at Online/Virtual Space
Feb 13, 2021 - Mar 06, 2021
 
Presented by Alfred B. Maclay Gardens State Park at Alfred B. Maclay Gardens State Park
Mar 06, 2021
 
Presented by LeMoyne Arts at LeMoyne Arts
Feb 02, 2021 - Mar 23, 2021
 
Presented by Pines & Palms: The Georgia-Florida Artists Association at Cuban Cigar Factory at Vashti Campus
Feb 24, 2021 - Mar 24, 2021
 
Presented by LeMoyne Arts at LeMoyne Arts
Feb 04, 2021 - Mar 25, 2021
 
Presented by Tallahassee Senior Center at Online/Virtual Space
Jan 26, 2021 - Mar 25, 2021
 
Presented by Thomasville Center for the Arts at Thomasville Center for the Arts
Feb 23, 2021 - Apr 01, 2021
 
Presented by Oglesby Union Art Center at Oglesby Union Art Center
Feb 24, 2021 - Apr 28, 2021
 
Presented by Making Light Productions at Making Light Productions
Jan 17, 2021 - May 15, 2021
 
Presented by Making Light Productions at Making Light Productions
Jan 17, 2021 - May 15, 2021
 
Presented by Making Light Productions at Making Light Productions
Jan 17, 2021 - May 15, 2021
 
Presented by Making Light Productions at Making Light Productions
Jan 17, 2021 - May 15, 2021
 
Presented by Making Light Productions at Making Light Productions
Jan 17, 2021 - May 15, 2021
 
Presented by Making Light Productions at Making Light Productions
Jan 17, 2021 - May 15, 2021
 
Presented by Making Light Productions at Making Light Productions
Jan 17, 2021 - May 15, 2021
 
Presented by Making Light Productions at Making Light Productions
Jan 17, 2021 - May 15, 2021
 
Presented by Making Light Productions at Making Light Productions
Jan 17, 2021 - May 15, 2021
 
Presented by Making Light Productions at Making Light Productions
Jan 17, 2021 - May 15, 2021
 
Presented by Making Light Productions at Making Light Productions
Jan 17, 2021 - May 15, 2021
 
Presented by Making Light Productions at Making Light Productions
Jan 17, 2021 - May 15, 2021
 
Presented by Making Light Productions at Making Light Productions
Jan 11, 2021 - May 15, 2021
 
Presented by We Can Speak-Podemos Hablar Toastmasters Club at Online/Virtual Space
Sep 14, 2020 - Mar 29, 2021
 
Presented by Mission San Luis at Online/Virtual Space
Feb 18, 2021 - Feb 18, 2022
 
Submit to the Tallahassee Arts Guide
 
For consideration in the weekly Tallahassee Arts Guide weekly email, events must be listed on  www.tallahasseearts.org by FRIDAY of the previous week.
 
Questions? Comments? Contact us!
erica@tallahasseearts.org  ~ 850.224.2500
 
 
 
 
 
 
COCA's programs are sponsored in part by the City of Tallahassee, Leon County, the State of Florida, Department of State, Division of Cultural Affairs, and the Florida Council on Arts and Culture.