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July 2020

Free

A Discussion with Leif Bjaland – Conductor of the Waterbury Symphony Orchestra

July 9 @ 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
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“A Discussion with Leif Bjaland” Leif Bjaland, the conductor for the Waterbury Symphony Orchestra talks about his life and career as a conductor, and reflects on his 25 years as Music Director and Conductor of the Waterbury Symphony Orchestra. Online with Zoom Leif Bjaland is one of the most dynamic and exciting American conductors now before the public. As Artistic Advisor to The Southwest Florida Symphony Orchestra for the last three seasons, he conducted concerts, led the orchestra on its…

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$25.00

Urban Sketching Workshop – People & Places

July 14 @ 8:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Arts Escape, 88 Main Street South
Southbury, CT 06488 United States
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Instructor, Agnes Wnuk Tuesday, July 14 8:30 am - 10:30 am Outside Urban sketching for all Levels What is Urban Sketching? Documenting places, people & events in real time, on location. Plein air sketching inside and outside, locally or while traveling Inside: restaurants, museums, theaters, cafes, schools, public buildings, malls, buses, trains… Outside: cityscape, townscape, landscape, parks, gardens, seaside, beaches, street scenes. Events inside and out: parades, fairs, meetings, concerts, parties, strikes, art exhibits, library. These one-day workshops are designed…

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$30.00

Lecture – The American Civil War: An International History

July 14 @ 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
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An event every week that begins at 10:30 AM on Tuesday, repeating until July 28, 2020

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Instructor, Michael A. Butler, Ph.D. Tuesdays, July 14, 21, 28 10:30 am - 12 noon Online with Zoom This series of three lectures will examine the Civil War in its diplomatic context. We will examine the international background to secession, Union and Confederate foreign policy, the role of European Powers in the conflict, and the Civil War’s impact on British, French, Spanish and Russian diplomacy. Note that the lectures will focus on diplomatic and political, rather than military, history. Michael…

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$30.00

Lecture – The American Civil War: An International History

July 21 @ 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
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An event every week that begins at 10:30 AM on Tuesday, repeating until July 28, 2020

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Instructor, Michael A. Butler, Ph.D. Tuesdays, July 14, 21, 28 10:30 am - 12 noon Online with Zoom This series of three lectures will examine the Civil War in its diplomatic context. We will examine the international background to secession, Union and Confederate foreign policy, the role of European Powers in the conflict, and the Civil War’s impact on British, French, Spanish and Russian diplomacy. Note that the lectures will focus on diplomatic and political, rather than military, history. Michael…

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$10.00

Art Lecture – “A Quiet Corner of Nature”: The Luminous World of Claude Monet

July 27 @ 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
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“A Quiet Corner of Nature”: The Luminous World of Claude Monet Lecturer, Barbara J Johnston Ph.D. Monday, July 27th 4 pm - 5 pm Online with Zoom A sunlit hill, an azure lake, a colorful garden bursting with life--this is the world of Claude Monet. The beauty and serenity of his paintings have made them among the most beloved in the entire history of art but there is much more to Monet's paintings than just a pleasant view of the…

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$30.00

Lecture – The American Civil War: An International History

July 28 @ 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
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An event every week that begins at 10:30 AM on Tuesday, repeating until July 28, 2020

Online Zoom, hello

Instructor, Michael A. Butler, Ph.D. Tuesdays, July 14, 21, 28 10:30 am - 12 noon Online with Zoom This series of three lectures will examine the Civil War in its diplomatic context. We will examine the international background to secession, Union and Confederate foreign policy, the role of European Powers in the conflict, and the Civil War’s impact on British, French, Spanish and Russian diplomacy. Note that the lectures will focus on diplomatic and political, rather than military, history. Michael…

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August 2020

$145.00

Teen Summer Art Class

August 7 @ 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
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An event every week that begins at 1:00 PM on Friday, repeating until August 28, 2020

Arts Escape, 88 Main Street South
Southbury, CT 06488 United States
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Instructor, Priscilla Watson Friday, August 7, 14, 21, 28 1 pm - 3 pm The Teen Class will provide students the opportunity to further develop their creative expression. This class will reinforce the importance of design in each student's work. Assignments will encourage problem solving and experimentation. Students will have the opportunity to paint a still-life using direct observation, perspective, and design, with step-by-step instruction. All media will be provided. The fee for the 4-week class is $145 which includes…

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$145.00

Teen Summer Art Class

August 14 @ 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
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An event every week that begins at 1:00 PM on Friday, repeating until August 28, 2020

Arts Escape, 88 Main Street South
Southbury, CT 06488 United States
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Instructor, Priscilla Watson Friday, August 7, 14, 21, 28 1 pm - 3 pm The Teen Class will provide students the opportunity to further develop their creative expression. This class will reinforce the importance of design in each student's work. Assignments will encourage problem solving and experimentation. Students will have the opportunity to paint a still-life using direct observation, perspective, and design, with step-by-step instruction. All media will be provided. The fee for the 4-week class is $145 which includes…

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$145.00

Teen Summer Art Class

August 21 @ 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
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An event every week that begins at 1:00 PM on Friday, repeating until August 28, 2020

Arts Escape, 88 Main Street South
Southbury, CT 06488 United States
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Instructor, Priscilla Watson Friday, August 7, 14, 21, 28 1 pm - 3 pm The Teen Class will provide students the opportunity to further develop their creative expression. This class will reinforce the importance of design in each student's work. Assignments will encourage problem solving and experimentation. Students will have the opportunity to paint a still-life using direct observation, perspective, and design, with step-by-step instruction. All media will be provided. The fee for the 4-week class is $145 which includes…

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$145.00

Teen Summer Art Class

August 28 @ 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
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An event every week that begins at 1:00 PM on Friday, repeating until August 28, 2020

Arts Escape, 88 Main Street South
Southbury, CT 06488 United States
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Instructor, Priscilla Watson Friday, August 7, 14, 21, 28 1 pm - 3 pm The Teen Class will provide students the opportunity to further develop their creative expression. This class will reinforce the importance of design in each student's work. Assignments will encourage problem solving and experimentation. Students will have the opportunity to paint a still-life using direct observation, perspective, and design, with step-by-step instruction. All media will be provided. The fee for the 4-week class is $145 which includes…

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November 2020

$20 – $25

Living History – F. Scott Fitzgerald

November 18 @ 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Arts Escape, 88 Main Street South
Southbury, CT 06488 United States
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Actor, J.T. Turner Wednesday November 18th 2 pm - 3 pm Award-winning actor and playwright, J.T. Turner returns to Arts Escape in his original & engaging one-man show, “Fitzgerald and Gatsby.” J.T. Turner appears as F. Scott Fitzgerald to discuss the author’s life, times, and work, with specific focus on The Great Gatsby. Participants can get involved through brief readings and questions during the hour long program, and are encouraged, though not required, to read The Great Gatsby and/or view…

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