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The Tallahassee Arts Guide "This Week!" has expanded content. We have added features and listings for online cultural programming and will continue to list a link to local resources. If you visit TallahasseeArts.org you will also find listings for events that might have been postponed or are held at locations that are currently closed. We are doing our best to keep all of the information up to date, but please check with the event producers for more info.
 
The COCA team is available via email, telephone and virtual meet-ups. Updates will be available on COCA's social media outlets (see email footer) and in our Classifieds listings. Please reach out to us at info@tallahasseearts.org or just reply to this email.
TSO to GO
Presented by the Tallahassee Symphony Orchestra
Online
 
While they practice their social distancing, the Tallahassee Symphony Orchestra wishes you and your family well. To help pass a little time while you work to relax and recharge, the TSO has received permission to share some of their memorable past concert pieces:

Beethoven's Fifth Symphony, 2nd Movement, performed January 18, 2020.
 
Tchaikovsky's 5th Symphony, second movement, performed by the TSO in 2018.
 
Elgar's "Enigma Variations," performed with the TSO on March 24, 2018.
 
Korngold concerto violin concerto Movt. i. Soloist William Hagen, performed with the TSO on May 4, 2019.
 
Beloved Florida: Photographs of the Wheelchair Highwaymen
Presented by the Tallahassee Museum 
Mar 11, 2020 - May 31, 2020 
 
 
The Wheelchair Highwaymen bring the beguiling Florida landscape to life in with soaring perspectives. They combine drone technology with photography, and their view of nature to inspire and enrich the lives of individuals with and without disabilities. The incredible photographs reveal sweeping vistas and native lands. Vivid colors accentuate precious resources. Nature's spectacle invites us to celebrate its splendor.
 
Add & Search Online Arts Events, Classes, Lessons & Events
 
 
History in Your Hands Historical Map 
Presented by Leon County Government 
Online
 

Through hundreds of archival photos and source document links available online, residents can explore historical neighborhood maps, learn about historical names and faces, view way markers and launch self-guided history tours.
 
COCA Spotlight:
J.R. Harding
 
 
 
   
 
Community Resources 
 

Leon County information and latest COVID-19 updates:

COCA Classifieds: Info for artists working in all disciplines, as well as arts philanthropists, and arts professionals, including COVID-19 resources
Live from the Living Room with The Currys 
Presented by The Currys
Tuesday, March 23, 2020
 

The Currys will be be live-streaming from Facebook because they want to show you a little bit of what they love to do. They invite you to sing your virtual heart out, from their quarantine zone to yours. Message them on social media or their website to request tunes.
 
 
Support our Local Artists and Arts & Cultural Organizations
 
 
Stay at Home Photography Series with Kira Derryberry Photography
Presented by Green Vibes Project at 621 Gallery
Sunday, March 15, 2020
 
We all suddenly find ourselves at home with a lot of time on our hands. What a great opportunity to document your kiddos when you can't make immediate plans for professional photo sessions. Over the next few weeks, you can create "Stay at Home Photography" projects you can do with your kids to help bust some boredom and create wonderful memories in the process. 
 
Online Music Lessons - Piano, Dulcimer, Cello 
Presented by Cabin Hill Music
Online

 
Join Linda Collins for music lessons from the comfort and safety of your own home. They use the video streaming platform called Zoom to connect with students and advance their learning during this time of social distancing. They offer a free trial session to work out any digital issues. 
 

See all Workshops & Classes here
 
Behind the Scenes with COCA: Studio of Terrie Corbett 
 
 
This new spin on our Behind the Scenes features takes us into the studios of some of our favorite artists of all genres! Enjoy this sneak peek in the studios where the magic happens and get a glimpse of the hard work that brings the art process to life. 

Terrie uses traditional painting and drawing techniques combined with personal mark-making to create abstract and expressive pieces. She works with encaustic, kiln-fired glass, and enamel glass on copper. She enjoys challenging the rules, the materials, and the processes.
More Info about Terrie 
Behind the Scenes Facebook Album here
 
Submit your Behind the Scenes with COCA feature here
 
 
 
 

HISTORY & HERITAGE

History in Your Hands Historical Map
Presented by Leon County Government at Virtual
Mar 16, 2020 - Dec 31, 2020

MUSIC

Virtual Concert - Jim Crozier in the Lab
Presented by Jim Crozier at https://www.facebook.com/JimCrozierMusic
Mar 25, 2020

Streaming "Live" from the BBC (Bradfordville Blues Club)
Presented by Moose Magnificat Radio at Online/Virtual Space
Mar 21, 2020 - May 30, 2020

THEATRE & LITERATURE

Poems on Panes Project
Presented by Council on Culture & Arts (COCA) at Downtown Tallahassee
Jan 29, 2020 - Apr 13, 2020

VISUAL ART

Jane Howard - The Visible Horizon
Presented by Live Oak Gallery at Live Oak Gallery
Feb 28, 2020 - Mar 28, 2020

Robin Sparks - Spotlight Artist at 621 Gallery Shop
Presented by 621 Gallery at 621 Gallery
Mar 05, 2020 - Mar 28, 2020

Wet and Wild - Paintings by Brenda Francis and Debbie Gaedtke
Presented by Jefferson Arts Gallery at Jefferson Arts Gallery
Mar 07, 2020 - Mar 31, 2020

Beloved Florida: Photographs of the Wheelchair Highwaymen
Presented by Tallahassee Museum at Tallahassee Museum
Mar 11, 2020 - May 31, 2020

EXTENDED - The Art of Florida Cartoonists
Presented by Council on Culture & Arts (COCA) at Artport Gallery
Jan 15, 2020 - Jun 01, 2020

WORKSHOPS & CLASSES

Let's Create! (Virtual Art Class)
Presented by Danielle Figueroa Art at Danielle's Studio
Mar 23, 2020

Online French Class : Beginner 1
Presented by Alliance Française de Tallahassee at Alliance Française de Tallahassee
Mar 23, 2020 - May 15, 2020

Online French class : Conversation
Presented by Alliance Française de Tallahassee at Alliance Francaise de Tallahassee
Mar 23, 2020 - May 15, 2020

Online French Class : Beginner 2
Presented by Alliance Française de Tallahassee at Alliance Francaise de Tallahassee
Mar 23, 2020 - May 15, 2020

Online French class : Intermediate 2
Presented by Alliance Française de Tallahassee at Alliance Francaise de Tallahassee
Mar 23, 2020 - May 15, 2020

Online French class : Advanced 2
Presented by Alliance Française de Tallahassee at Alliance Francaise de Tallahassee
Mar 23, 2020 - May 15, 2020

ONLINE Inclusive Theatre @ Making Light Productions
Presented by Making Light Productions at Making Light Productions
Jan 21, 2020 - May 29, 2020

ONLINE Inclusive Visual Art @ Making Light Productions
Presented by Making Light Productions at Making Light Productions
Jan 21, 2020 - May 29, 2020

ONLINE Inclusive Music @ Making Light Productions
Presented by Making Light Productions at Making Light Productions
Jan 21, 2020 - May 29, 2020

ONLINE Inclusive Dance @ Making Light Productions
Presented by Making Light Productions at Making Light Productions
Jan 21, 2020 - May 29, 2020

ONLINE Inclusive Arts-Centered Homeschool Tutoring
Presented by Making Light Productions at Making Light Productions
Jan 07, 2020 - May 29, 2020

Stay at Home Photography Series with Kira Derryberry Photography
Presented by Kira Derryberry Photography at Kira Derryberry Photography
Mar 22, 2020 - May 31, 2020
 

 

 
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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.   
 
COCA does not endorse any artists, organizations, or programs listed herein,  
nor imply stature through their inclusion in this newsletter. 
While we have made every effort to ensure that this information is correct, we cannot guarantee the accuracy, completeness, or timeliness of the information.