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Featured Events
 
Dantiel W. Moniz with Milk Blood Heat
 
 
Midtown Reader (Online)
Tuesday, March 23, 2021
 
Join a virtual conversation with Dantiel W. Moniz, author of Milk Blood Heat, in conversation with writer and FSU creative writing professor Elizabeth Stuckey-French.
 
 
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The Waiting
 
 
F.C. Rabbath Films at CMX Fallschase
Through March 25, 2021
 
Eric Brady is a new hotel employee stumbling upon an open secret. One of the rooms is haunted and he decides it’s both his and the hotel’s best interest to help remove the ghost. However, when he meets the ghost, everything changed.
 
 
Virtual Cinema Series: Honeydew
 
 
Tallahassee Film Festival (Online)
Through March 26, 2021
 
Honeydew tells the story of a young couple who are forced to seek shelter in the home of an aging farmer and her peculiar son when they suddenly begin having strange cravings and hallucinations taking them down a rabbit hole of the bizarre.
 
 
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Northside Stage: JRiveMusic Trio
 
 
Northside Stage at Northside Community Center
Friday, March 26, 2021
 
JRiveMusic Trio, led by keyboardist and vocalist Joshua Rivers, brings a mix of jazz, soul, and gospel to the stage. Catch a pre-concert gallery set with Sofia Camille and grab dinner from Mr. JB’s BBQ.
 
 
An Evening with Pianist Jon Kimura Parker
 
 
Tallahassee Symphony Orchestra (Online)
March 27 - April 3, 2021
 
Hear the Tallahassee Symphony Orchestra perform a virtual concert with pianist Jon Kimura Parker, known for his charisma, infectious enthusiasm, and dynamic performances.
 
 
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Streetlight Cadence
 
 
Opening Nights at Florida State University at The Moon
Saturday, March 27, 2021
 
Streetlight Cadence is a fresh and energetic 4-piece band that specializes in a “punk-folk” sound that is established through violin, cello, accordion, guitar, and drums with group vocals.
 
 
Virtual Loco for Love Festival
 
 
Theater with a Mission (Online)
Saturday, March 27, 2021
 
Experience hands-on encounters for Florida’s 200th birthday. Hear Native American stories from the Muscogee Nation of Florida, meet musical instruments from three different centuries, and learn dueling secrets from an expert on Spanish swordplay.
 
 
A Mickee Faust Free For All
 
 
Mickee Faust Club for the Really Dramatic Arts (Online)
Through March 27, 2021
 
See a live-streamed cabaret performance of the 2012 Orlando Performance at the National Communication Association. The show is full of musical numbers, live skits, and videos with a signature brand of offbeat humor and social commentary.
 
 
Full Moon Event at the Lighthouse
 
 
Crooked River Lighthouse
Sunday, March 28, 2021
 
This special outdoor event will feature live music, a glowing fire pit, and a low country boil. Visitors can enjoy this opportunity to see the gorgeous natural surroundings of the St. George Sound and Carrabelle Beach under the evening sky.
 
 
The Year of the Woman Exhibit
 
 
Colquitt County Arts Center
Through April 23, 2021
 
View colorful mixed media works by Artists Kim Yarbrough and Stacey Fletcher Reynolds in Vereen Gallery and more local female artists in the Traverse Gallery.
 
 
COCA Spotlight
 
Jennifer Akalina Petuch
Cinematographer and Dance-maker
“I’ve always wanted to use the past and make present statements,” says artist and architect LaVerne Wells-Bowie.
 
Locked up in her home during quarantine, Wells-Bowie was in the midst of an artistic block. Typically she would be traveling internationally and collecting vernacular art pieces to adorn her studio space. She is moved by textures and three-dimensional work, and typically uses found materials.
 
During the lockdown, she decided to rummage through old boxes of textiles and prints she had at home, searching for inspiration. That’s when she re-discovered her fabric prints of blues singer and Golden Age of Jazz icon, Bessie Smith. She re-imagined these fabrics into cameos and created “Cameo for a Crown Jewel” and “Cameo for a Poor Man’s Blues''...”
 
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 3/18/21 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 March issue here.
 
Arts and Culture Industry Update
 
The Capital of Non-Profits:
Social Media Week Four
 
Florida’s Big Bend has a wealth of nonprofit organizations right here in our own backyard, but only 1 in 3 residents realize just how many there are. Learn more:  http://bit.ly/Nonprofits_Survey and use the toolkit to create your post, or share COCA's posts.
 
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.
 
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CAMPS
 
Presented by Challenger Learning Center of Tallahassee at Challenger Learning Center of Tallahassee
Mar 27, 2021
 
 
FESTIVALS
 
Presented by Tallahassee Downtown at Tallahassee Downtown Marketplace
Mar 06, 2021 - Nov 27, 2021
 
 
FILM
 
Presented by F.C. Rabbath Films at CMX Fallschase and Tampa/Miami/Orlando
Mar 21, 2021 - Mar 25, 2021
 
Presented by Tallahassee Film Festival at Online/Virtual Space
Mar 12, 2021 - Mar 26, 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
 
Presented by Tallahassee Film Society at Online/Virtual Space
Mar 12, 2021 - Apr 23, 2021
 
Presented by Tallahassee Film Society at Online/Virtual Space
Mar 19, 2021 - Apr 30, 2021
 
Presented by Tallahassee Film Society at Online/Virtual Space
Mar 19, 2021 - Apr 30, 2021
 
 
HISTORY & HERITAGE
 
Presented by Florida Historic Capitol Museum at Florida Historic Capitol Museum
Mar 09, 2021 - Mar 23, 2021
 
Presented by Museum of Florida History at Online/Virtual Space
Mar 23, 2021
 
Presented by Florida Historic Capitol Museum at Online/Virtual Space
Mar 18, 2021 - Mar 25, 2021
 
Presented by Florida Historic Capitol Museum at Online/Virtual Space
Mar 26, 2021
 
Presented by Crooked River Lighthouse at Crooked River Lighthouse
Mar 28, 2021
 
Presented by Tallahassee Genealogical Society at Online/Virtual Space
Mar 28, 2021
 
Presented by Camp Gordon Johnston WWII Museum at Camp Gordon Johnston WWII Museum
Mar 02, 2021 - Mar 31, 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
Mar 23, 2021
 
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
 
 
MUSIC
 
Presented by Jazz Is Love at Online/Virtual Space
Mar 25, 2021
 
Presented by Northside Stage at Northside Community Center
Mar 26, 2021
 
Presented by Tallahassee Live Music Community Charity Group, Inc. at The Warrior on the River Theater of the Performing Arts
Mar 26, 2021
 
Presented by Opening Nights at Florida State University at The Moon
Mar 27, 2021
 
Presented by Tallahassee Symphony Orchestra at Online/Virtual Space
Mar 27, 2021 - Apr 03, 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 Midtown Reader at Online/Virtual Space
Mar 23, 2021
 
Presented by Theater with a Mission at Online/Virtual Space
Mar 27, 2021
 
Presented by Mickee Faust Club for the Really Dramatic Arts at Online/Virtual Space
Mar 19, 2021 - Mar 27, 2021
 
Presented by White Mouse Theatre Productions at Online/Virtual Space
Mar 27, 2021
 
Presented by School of Theatre at Florida State at Online/Virtual Space
Mar 25, 2021 - Mar 28, 2021
 
Presented by Panhandle Players at Chapman Theatre
Mar 26, 2021 - Mar 28, 2021
 
Presented by Leon County Public Library at LeRoy Collins Leon County Public Library
Jan 22, 2021 - Apr 23, 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 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 621 Gallery at 621 Gallery
Mar 26, 2021
 
Presented by Forgotten Coast Cultural Coalition at Franklin, Gulf and Bay Counties
Mar 19, 2021 - Mar 28, 2021
 
Presented by LeMoyne Arts at LeMoyne Arts
Mar 11, 2021 - Mar 31, 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 Colquitt County Arts Center at Colquitt County Arts Center
Mar 12, 2021 - Apr 23, 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 Arts and Cultural Experiences at Railroad Square at Online/Virtual Space
Mar 12, 2021 - Apr 30, 2021
 
Presented by Gadsden Arts Center & Museum at Gadsden Arts Center & Museum
Mar 13, 2021 - May 29, 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
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 - Jun 28, 2021
 
Presented by Mission San Luis at Online/Virtual Space
Feb 18, 2021 - Feb 18, 2022
 
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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.  
 
 
 
 
 
 
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