February 21st – 28th: Irene, Caladh Nua and Oscar Shorts

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New Castle County

ballettIrene

On Friday, February 21st FSBT presents the world premiere of a collaboration with Wilmington guitarist, teacher and composer Shaun Dougherty. With original music and story, original choreography by Alex Buckner and a pit band of strings, grand piano, jazz guitar and percussion,  is FSBT’s Vampire Valentine to Wilmington.

 

 gabrielThe Security Project – The Music of Peter Gabriel, February 27th

The timeless music of PETER GABRIEL has found new life through The Security Project. Featuring former members of Peter Gabriel Band, King Crimson, Marillion tour and Lou Reed’s Band, The Security Project not only recreates these masterpieces live, but gives them new musical wings for the 21st century. The reviews have been glowing: “Scary Good Show” raves Progression Magazine after their premiere in New York City. Noted musicians also have given a thumbs up, including Tony Levin, Larry Fast (both from Gabriel’s band) Steve Hackett (Genesis) and Jon Anderson (Yes). World Cafe Live at the Queen.

 

Kent County

libraryPre-school Story Time! February 27th

Every Thursday Morning – 10:00 a.m. Preschoolers are invited to join us for a time of laughter and fun. Granny Franny and Miss Ellie will visit the library on alternating Thursdays with stories, songs, and crafts. Don’t miss out on this weekly program! Held at the Kent County Public Library.

 

 

Caladh-NuaCaladh Nua, February 28th

Caladh Nua is a tightly-knit, vibrant and staggeringly talented band with its origins deeply rooted in the Southern counties of Ireland. Comprised of five versatile musicians and singers playing a wide selection of instruments – from banjo to fiddle, guitar to bodhran and tin whistle to button accordion – the band has captured the essential qualities of traditional Irish music and balanced them finely with an innovative contemporary flair. Schwartz Center for the Arts.

 

Sussex County

bullyCommunity Invited to See BULLY, a Documentary Film, February 24th

There will be a viewing of the publicly acclaimed documentary film BULLY (PG-13) at 7 PM on Monday, February 24, 2014, at the Unitarian Universalists of Southern Delaware (UUSD) Church, 33739 Marsh Rd (Toddy’s Business Complex), Lewes, DE, 19958. The film viewing will be followed by an informal discussion, including an opportunity for questions and comments. The BULLY screening event is co-sponsored by PFLAG – Rehoboth Beach and the Unitarian Universalists of Southern Delaware. Admission is free. All are welcome and encouraged to attend.

 

shortsRehoboth Beach Film Society’s Monthly Screening presents ”Oscar Shorts”, February 27th

Oscar © Shorts – An annual tradition, the RBFS proudly presents a showcase of this year’s Academy Award contenders for the Best Live Action Short Film. Just days before the winner is announced, you will have the opportunity to weigh in and cast your own vote for the Oscar® winner.

 

 

 

 

 

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