Arts calendar: Artists' Guild meeting in Union


Published: Sunday, January 6, 2013 at 3:15 a.m.
Last Modified: Thursday, January 3, 2013 at 8:22 p.m.

Announcements

The Union County Artists' Guild's Tuesday Night Artists' Group meets 5:30-7:30 p.m. on the second and third Tuesdays, at 116 E. Main St., Union. Open to everyone. Call 864-429-2817 or email ucac@bellsouth.net.

The Thursday Afternoon Acting Group (TAAG) at USC Upstate is an after-school theater program for children ages 8 to 18. It will meet on Thursdays from 4-6 p.m. in the Studio Theatre. For more information, contact 503-5621 or rrobinson@uscupstate.edu.

The S.C. Governor's School for the Arts and Humanities is accepting applications for the 2013 summer programs and the 2013-14 academic high school year, until Wednesday. Call 864-282-3713.

Monday

Ballroom dance class: 7:30-8:30 p.m. Mondays. Instructor Marian Norman will teach the tango during January. Ballet Spartanburg's Dance Center, Chapman Cultural Center, 200 E. St. John St. 583-0339.

Tuesday

Teen poetry performance workshop: 6-7:30 p.m. Tuesdays. Hosted by Moody Black. For ages 13-19. Travel and compete against other poetry slam teams. Free. T.K. Gregg Recreation Center, 310 Oakland Ave., 596-3720.

Thursday

Piano jazz with Fred Whiskin: 6-8:30 p.m., 120 N. Trade Ave., Landrum. 864-457-5155.

Middle East dance class: 7:15-8:15 p.m., Chapman Cultural Center, 200 E. St. John St., 574-5571 or 583-0339.

ArtWalk: Spartanburg's downtown galleries stay open until 9 p.m. on the third Thursday. Call 764-9568.

Dance Parkinson's: 1:30 p.m. Every second and fourth Thursday. For patients with Parkinson's disease. Free. Ballet Spartanburg, Chapman Cultural Center, 200 E. St. John St. 583-0339.

Friday

“Faye Lane's Beauty Shop Stories”: 8 p.m. Tryon Fine Arts Center, Melrose Ave., Tryon, N.C. 828-859-8322.

“Chicago”: 8 p.m. Friday, Saturday and Jan. 18-19. 3 p.m. Jan. 13, 19. Adults $25, senior citizens $24, students $17. Recommended for ages 13 and older. Presented by the Spartanburg Little Theatre. David W. Reid Theater, Chapman Cultural Center, 200 E. St. John St. 542-ARTS (2787).

Saturday

Foundational oil painting class: Noon-3 p.m. Saturdays through March 9. For teens. Artist Margaret Curtis, instructor. Tryon Fine Arts Center, Melrose Ave., Tryon, N.C. 828-859-8322.

Family Time, Kindermusik class: 10:45-11:30 a.m. For families with children ages newborn and up. Bryant Belin, instructor. The class helps children develop musical skills as well as social skills. Tryon Fine Arts Center, Melrose Ave., Tryon, N.C. 828-859-8322.

Jan. 13

Glenn Miller Orchestra: 3 p.m. Newberry Opera House, 1201 McKibben St., Newberry, S.C. 803-276-6264.

Ongoing exhibits

“The Hog Series.” Featuring work by Tarleton Blackwell. Gallery hours: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Saturday. 1-5 p.m. Sunday. Through Feb. 16. Spartanburg Art Museum, Chapman Cultural Center, 200 E. St. John St. 582-7616.

Student art exhibit: Featuring works of students of Spartanburg County School Districts 3, 5, 6. Gallery hours: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Saturday. 1-5 p.m. Sunday. Jan. 10-Feb. 17. Free. Chapman Cultural Center, 200 E. St. John St. 542-2787.

Works by Doug McAbee. Gallery hours: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Saturday. 1-5 p.m. Sunday. Through Jan. 28. Artists' Guild of Spartanburg, Chapman Cultural Center, 200 E. St. John St. 542-2787.

“Mary Ellen Suitt in Retrospect.” Gallery hours: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Saturday. 1-5 p.m. Sunday. Tuesday through Feb. 16. Artists' Guild of Spartanburg, Chapman Cultural Center, 200 E. St. John St. 542-2787.

“Brothers: Non-Blood Kin.” Featuring the recent work of Brent Skidmore, Dustin Farnsworth and Timothy Maddox. Jan. 10-Feb. 7. Free. Milliken Art Gallery, Converse College, 580 E. Main St.

Arts Calendar deadline is noon TUESDAY. Submit events to Ashley Dill at ashley.dill@shj.com, 864-562-7272, (FAX) 864-594-6350 or c/o Herald-Journal, P.O. Box 1657, Spartanburg, SC 29304.

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