About 45 people made it to the ARTS Oil City presentation Saturday that brought Marian Van Landingham, founding member of the Torpedo Factory in Alexandria, VA. to a community information meeting and included a tour of the studios in the National Transit Annex. Pretty sweet.
I finally made it to Oil City's Latonia Theatre last night -a nicely done renovation in progress that is an addition to the community. And they have a YouTube presence. Smart.
Brother Bean (2803 SR 257, Seneca, PA 16346 814-677-0232)has just announced a last minute Listener show on Tuesday April 22nd at 7pm. No cover, but tip jar will be passed.
Check out Listener's ""Asphalt Dreams and Other Secrets""
Venangoland is updated with a post about just going through the motions - good advice to bloggers, or artists, or artist-bloggers.
More and more people are running around yelling, "How do we get these darn kids to come to our plays/operas/lecture series?" I have yet to see any good ideas come out of it, but a lot of consultants are making buckets of money by showing aging boomers what facebook looks like. Jealous? Heck yeah!
Make your own fonts - simple and free Fontstruct.
Noikia is hosting a short film contest.
Free and Legal Downloads:
In honor of National Poetry Month:
Sylvia Plath - "On the Difficulty of Conjuring Up a Dryad"
Keith Ratzlaff - "Man Under a Pear Tree"
Animal Liberation Orchestra Live at The Mountain House on December 31, 2005
Ryan Adams Live at Somerville Theatre on June 29, 2007
Vic Chesnutt Live at The EARL on March 2, 2008