Volume 3 No. 30 |October 1, 2021
Sharing our wealth of arts and culture. We're having an ARTS BLAST!

Promoting The Arts & Arts Councils Everywhere

Notes from the editor:
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In This Issue - October 1, 2021

Arts Blast is On the Air!

Artist, Sailor Jane Baldridge

Pelican Island Conservation Society Art Show

Alex Martinez - A Different Dracula

Vero Beach Choral Society Update

Banned Books Week

Lyric Theatre's Safety Protocols

A Change at Bok Tower

Cultural Council of Indian River County Upate

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What's Ahead from the Arts Blast calendar web page
Arts Blast on the Air is a Go! 
It’s been an exciting week at Arts Blast. Cultural Connection, the radio show I produced for the Cultural Council of Indian River County for eight years, ended but, thanks to two Treasure Coast cultural icons, Ballet Vero Beach and long-time Cultural Connection sponsor Riverside Theatre, the vision of spreading the news about our arts communities continues without missing a beat.

The first Arts Blast on the Air airs Sunday, October 3, at 7:30 p.m. We’re switching to a farther-reaching radio station. instructions are at the end for listening to the first show. Did I mention it will also be a podcast you can download and take to the beach?

My first guest will be JoAnn Falletta, music director of the Buffalo Philharmonic and local fan favorite through her appearances with Indian River Symphonic Association. In the second segment, Lee G. Smith, an Indian River County artist exhibiting in the annual Indian River Bird and Nature Art Show at the Environmental Learning Center, talks about her art and the month-long show and celebration of National Wildlife Refuges at ELC.
I won’t be alone in this new endeavor. Donna Roberts Mitchell, a partner in IdeaGarden, where the shows are recorded, will join me as the producer of the new show and jump into the conversation from time to time. She had a chance to do that during the recording of the first show when the guest with the information didn’t get to the studio in time, leaving us one person short. With her decades-long radio background, Donna knew just when to slip in with some personal insight.

I am really looking forward to this collaboration and to expanding the audience and guest list for Arts Blast on the Air, an extension of Willi Miller’s Arts Blast, the free arts eNewsletter/Magazine. Look for some big news there by the end of the year, too!

Thank you to Riverside Theatre, and Ballet Vero Beach, and thank you to the Cultural Council of Indian River County for getting it all started eight years ago.

Limited advertising space is available in Arts Blast on the Air.

Subject to change and additions, listen to Arts Blast on the Air here:

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Jane Lawton Baldridge - Artist, Sailor
Always interested in new, at least for me, art forms, I’ve been wondering about the paint pouring friends were talking about. The pictures I saw didn’t really impress me; then I discovered Jane Lawton Baldridge. 

Baldridge is one of the artists in the Martin Artisans Guild, showing in their permanent home at The Palm Room Gallery and Artisans Boutique in Sewall’s Point. She also has a solo exhibit at the Elliott Museum until the end of this month, and one piece in the 31st Annual All-Florida Juried Show at the Cultural Court House Center in Stuart. 

Her current work might be described as “pours” but that’s only a part of what creates the impact her paintings have on viewers. She loves that an artist can make things from no beginning, visual stories that did not exist before. Every one of her paintings tells a story. Baldridge begins the story behind each painting with brushwork, then “I layer some very fluid paint and manipulate in some of the later layers and sometimes go back with the brushes to finish the story.” The artist doesn’t give lessons or workshops but there is a recent YouTube video of a demonstration at The Palm Room that’s well worth watching.

Baldridge’s art has evolved over five decades, she said. Her first memory of creating art was as the last of 23 grandchildren in her family. “… trying to make sculptures from whatever was left of the building blocks at Meme’s house.” She based her growth as an artist on solid ground. “First you must learn to draw well, master black and white. Then you can tackle color. But you must be able to master the creative tools and styles before you dare go off on your own path,” she said.

“In the five decades I have been creating. I have explored many media. From traditional drawing and painting (oil, acrylic and watercolor to digital, freeform stained glass sculptures …, ceramics, printing). But, in every one of those five decades I have painted and drawn moving water. I may go off on a tangent and paint boats for a while or even flowers but always back to water. The style I am currently employing seems to me to favor the subject eloquently.” The water is what admirers of Baldridge’s art respond to. “Some people prefer the crystal blues and placid calm-day stories, some respond to the powerful and the stormy stories.”

Her tools include almost everything she can find. “I use brushes and palette knives, icing spatulas, hairdryers, forks, spray bottles and on the larger canvasses everything gets taped to extensions, a wet dry vac is also used and I have to use scaffolding. Plus I have two easels that let me go from vertical to horizontal and them back to vertical for the finishing touches.”

Part of Baldridge’s intrigue for me came with learning she’s also a licensed boat captain and well-seasoned sailor. And then there’s the story of Roux.
Baldridge was put on her first sailboat as an infant and began sailing on her own at eight. Hanging out with racing sailors, she learned that some of them were in it for fun and camaraderie and others worked hard to excel. “These sailors would win and have the best time doing so, so that is where I wanted to be.” She has done boat deliveries from Nassau to St. Vincent, Cozumel to Honduras, and crossed the Gulf of Mexico many times. “As a racer I have sailed everything from one-man board boats to two-tanners and everything in between. As a boat captain, most of my deliveries these days are very nice motor yachts. In 2018 I did 10,000 miles of boat transits,” she said.

There were live-aboard periods that challenged the artist Jane, who now works in very large format. Painting or drawing on a boat requires smaller work, she said — something less messy. “I would paint on the back of my truck, on picnic benches, spaces I could barter for and eventually a rented studio.” Her studio now is fitting for the size of her paintings but that doesn’t keep her from taking over the garage, too. She learned that securely covering her husband’s motorcycle was a good way to begin.
The story of Roux is a touching, sad, and happy one. In Jane’s words: “She was rescued from the gas chamber by her humans when about 2 yrs of age. She had the whole gamut from heart worms, fleas, ticks, ear mites and skinny as a rail. She was terrified of everyone and thing. Her humans tried everything to make her comfortable but she was still scared especially of loud noises. 

“In 2009 she and her humans moved aboard a sailboat. Roux was transformed in a few weeks. She no longer wanted to run away. She loved Boat life. She also rode a ferry to work with her mom where she received many cookies. She made several boat trips to Banks Channel, Charleston and Bald Head Island. She even raced in some sailboat races!””

Then Roux developed a tumor on her knee and went through two surgeries, but the tumors came back in 2015. Roux was given specialized treatments and the tumors would go away but always came back. After recovering from removal of a tumor so big that it almost dragged on the ground, “Roux’s humans bought her a house with a yard and bunnies and birds to keep her company. We lost her to the other side Earthday 2020.”
Alex Martinez and Dracula
Alex Martinez, adaptor of the tale for stage and the director of Dracula, opening October 6 at Vero Beach Theatre Guild, grew up in Westchester, New York, but learned theater down south. He was in the Bachelor of Fine Arts acting program at Emerson College before earning an Associates of Arts degree in Dramatic Arts/Theatre at Indian River State College. He’s currently working on his Bachelor of Arts in English-Creative Writing at University of Central Florida. That’s a lot of theatre education but Martinez said those studies began in childhood.
He’s the only actor in his family but he gave his upbringing credit for developing his high regard for the arts. “I was exposed to live theatre at a young age. … There was something enchanting about the entire theatrical experience that made me want to go and do it myself. I still feel that.” His brother, Michael, is a musician.

For all his early theatre exposure, Martinez said he can’t pinpoint an Ah Ha! moment when he knew it would become such a large part of his life. “At first it was just something fun to do after school; something to keep me occupied and socializing and expressing my creativity. By the time I reached high school, theatre was my passion and my life, and there was no going back.”
Martinez, acts, directs, and writes, but sees even more on his horizon. “I want to learn more about lighting and scenic design. An onstage atmosphere achieved through captivating sets and lights enhances a show in an immeasurable way, both for spectators and performers. … (I’d love to) try my hand at actually creating the space and designing the mood of each scene .”

The actor/director said he loves film and television but “there is nothing quite like the experience of sitting in a dark room full of strangers to watch people perform live right in front of you. … The energy that flows back and forth between actor and audience can be felt .… . A night in the theatre is a chance for everyone involved to disappear for a moment into another world. I think we all need that from time to time.”
Even those with a deep passion for something take a break at times. For Martinez, “When it’s not so hot I enjoy hiking, camping, and being in nature, but all year round a good book or movie will do.”

Dracula is at Vero Beach Theatre Guild Oct. 6-17. Information on dates and times can be found online.

Photo: Collin Salvatore as Count Dracula bites into Nikki Marie Przedwiecki's neck in the Vero Beach Theatre Guild's upcoming production Dracula opening October 6. (Photo by Irene Crumbacker) 
Vero Beach Choral Society
When Covid hit the arts community last year, cancellations caused some performing groups to drop out of sight. For me, that included one of the major chorales in Indian River County, the Vero Beach Choral Society. As season started cranking up last month, I emailed the VBCS director, Jason Hobratschk, only to find that he had moved on! When I tracked him down, he gave me an update:

“I am about one month into a new position in Pensacola, so I am no longer the artistic director for the Vero Beach Choral Society. The new artistic director is Jacob Craig. … I enjoyed getting to know you during my time in Vero Beach, and I wish you and the larger arts community all the best!”

In case you want to catch up with him, too: “I am the new director of music at Christ Church (Episcopal) in Pensacola. The church building was built in 1903, and it’s right downtown. It’s beautiful!”
Yes, you read correctly. Jacob Craig, director of Music and Arts at First Presbyterian Church in Vero Beach and wearer of many hats, is the new artistic director of Vero Beach Choral Society. He has plans for the group, beginning with an important performance in December.

“We are starting back slow and will do a collaborative performance of the Franck Mass in A Major December 17 at 7p.m. and December 19 at 4p.m. with the First Presbyterian Church Chancel Choir, Symphonic Orchestra, and the Sebastian River High School Choir,” Craig said. After that, it’s a Fan Favorite concert January 9 at 4 p.m. All performances and rehearsals are at First Presbyterian Church.
Book Banning Isn't Ancient History

Officially, October 2 is the last day of this year's Banned Books Week but feeling the shock of it isn't limited to one week. Get more information on the website, https://bannedbooksweek.org

Listen to Arts Blast on the Air October 17 for my conversation with author Brad Meltzer about his recent experience with banned books.
Safety Guidelines from the Lyric Theatre
This came in from the Lyric Theatre in Stuart a few days ago and is a good reminder to check with any venue you plan to visit as we get into the season.
Know Before the Show
Health & Safety Protocols

The Lyric Theatre is committed to the health & safety of you – our valued ticket holders – and our artists, volunteers and staff. We are excited to welcome you back to our historic theatre and to share the magic of live entertainment together again.
This Season IS Different and we have implemented Health & Safety Protocols you need to Know Before the Show! These measures are for your safety and the safety of our volunteers, artists and staff.
  • Masks are required for all guests, volunteers and staff. Face coverings must be worn by all guests age 2 and older and must completely cover each person’s nose, mouth and chin. Neck gaiters, open-chin triangle bandanas and face coverings containing valves, mesh materials or holes are NOT acceptable alternatives. Masks must be worn for the ENTIRE time you are in The Lyric. Refusal to wear a mask will result in you being asked to leave the facility as well as being restricted from future access. Patrons are encouraged to bring their own masks, however, we will have complimentary masks available, if necessary.
  • The Bar is CLOSED and no outside food or beverages will be allowed in The Lyric. Staff and Ushers will have you throw out any outside food or beverage containers.
  • We’ve implemented Cleaning and Sanitizing Processes:
  • Enhanced cleaning and frequent disinfecting, including all high traffic and high touch areas, restrooms, and both front of house and back of house areas.
  • All air conditioning units have been upgraded with hospital grade filtration systems.
  • Hand sanitizing stations are available throughout our facility for your convenience.
  • Touchless Ticket Scanning.
There is always a risk of exposure to COVID-19 in a public place where people are present. By visiting The Lyric Theatre and/or attending our shows or other activities, you voluntarily assume all risks related to exposure to COVID-19. 

The Lyric realizes that we cannot eliminate all risks to those coming to our facility. Our efforts do not replace important practices to keep yourself well, including vigilant hand hygiene, staying home when symptomatic and social distancing wherever possible.
  • If you have been exposed to anyone diagnosed with COVID-19, traveled to or from areas of substantial community spread, or have experienced any of the symptoms (fever of 100.4 degrees or higher; shortness of breath or difficulty breathing; new loss of taste or smell; cough and/or sore throat; other flu-like symptoms) PLEASE STAY HOME. 
  • If you cannot make a performance for illness, or the performance is cancelled, or for other COVID-19 related causes, you may call the box office to receive a full refund or donate your unused ticket(s). If a performance is rescheduled, your tickets will be held for that new date. 
If you are unable or unwilling to adhere to these mask requirements, or uncomfortable with the performance environment, please feel free to call the Box Office at 772-286-7827 for a refund.
For more detailed information, please visit https://www.lyrictheatre.com/health-safety
Bok Tower Gardens Announces New Daily Admission Rates Beginning October 1, 2021

LAKE WALES, Fla. To maintain the sustainability for future generations to enjoy Bok Tower Gardens, daily admission rates will change beginning October 1, 2021. Adult general admission will be $16 and $5 for children ages 5-12.
Pinewood Estate will remain closed until 2022. 

More than $18,000 in grant funding from the Florida Department of State’s Division of Arts and Culture is headed to the Cultural Council of Indian River County to establish a formal communications network among the county’s arts organizations.

The first phase of the initiative, which will begin in October, will provide meetings and dialogue among the various members of the local arts industry to determine the needs of the local arts groups. This is an opportunity to collaborate with other like-minded organizations, and share the issues important to their survival and growth.

Representatives from Riverside Theatre, the Vero Beach Museum of Art, McKee Gardens, Environmental Learning Center, Vero Beach Opera, Theatre Guild and Ballet Vero Beach will be asked to participate in the series of meetings with a future goal of establishing a county-wide Arts and Culture Plan. Smaller groups, galleries and individual artists will be encouraged to participate in similar meetings after Jan. 1, 2022.
The initial grant will fund Phase 1 of the project, while future grant funds will be sought to address and identify funding necessary to implement and support the plan. 

Indian River County resident Cynthia Callander has been hired to oversee Phase 1 implementation of the grant, which ends June 30, 2022. Callander has a background in marketing and public relations and will serve as development coordinator for the Cultural Council of Indian River County as well.

Arts organizations wishing to be included in this first stage of the process are asked to contact the Cultural Council at Info@cultural-council.org or call 772-770-4857 to indicate their willingness to participate.
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Indian River County

​Through Oct. 15 - Some of This, Some of That at Vero Beach Art Club Annex

​Through Oct. 26 - CCIRC Art in Public Places Member Exhibit - Vacation Doings and Destinations at Intergenerational Recreation Center

Through Oct. 28 - Pour Your Heart Out Exhibit - Art at the Emerson Gallery - EmersonCenter

 Through Dec. 5 - Hanneke Beaumont: Drawn to Life at Vero Beach Museum of Art

Through Jan. 2, 2022 - Martin Puryear: Printmaker in the Stark Gallery - Vero Beach Museum of Art

Ongoing - Riverside Theatre’s two virtual series, Putting it Together and Cast Chats. See the website for the link

Vero Beach Museum of Art has temporary new hours - open to the public Thursday through Sunday. Please check the website vbmuseum.org before planning a visit as hours can change.

Oct. 1, 5-8 p.m. - First Friday Gallery Stroll in Historic Downtown Arts District, Vero Beach

Oct. 1, 6 p.m. - Nicholas Sparks at Sebastian River High School PAC presented by Vero Beach Book Center - Masks required

Oct. 1-30, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. - Indian River Bird and Nature Juried Art Show at Environmental Learning Center

Oct. 1-Dec. 25 - Viner Series for Visual Arts: Eldon Lux-Cowboy and Cow Culture Artist Narthex Gallery Show At Community Church of Vero Beach

Oct. 1 - Stereo FM Live in the Loop at Riverside Theatre

Oct. 1 & 2 - Disney's Beauty and the Beast JR at Riverside Theatre for Kids

Oct. 1&2, 7 & 9 p.m. - Comedy Zone Experience at Riverside Theatre - Steve White and Dylan Vattelana

Oct. 2 - The Real Deal Live in the Loop at Riverside Theatre

Oct. 2-Jan. 2, 2022 - American Perspectives: Stories from the American Folk Art Museum Collection at Vero Beach Museum of Art

Oct. 2, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. - Alma Lee Loy's Community Appreciation Day at McKee Botanical Garden

Oct. 4 - New musical theatre classes begin for kids at Riverside Theatre

Oct. 6, 4-6 p.m. - Cultural Arts Guide 2021-2022 Reveal Party at Post & Vine, 1919 14th Ave. Cultural Council of Indian River County

Oct. 6-17 - Dracula  at Vero Beach Theatre Guild

Oct. 8, 6 p.m. - James Chapin at Vero Beach Book Center
St. Lucie County

Through Oct. 1 - Entries accepted for the A.E. Backus Museum & Gallery's Best of the Best juried art exhibition

Through Oct. 3 - Last of the Red Hot Lovers at Pineapple Playhouse

Oct. 1, 5-8 p.m. - Opening reception for Clyde Butcher: Living Waters and the Florida Landscape Exhibition at the MIDFLORIDA Event Center

Oct. 1-Dec. 23, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Mon.-Fri. - Clyde Butcher: Living Waters and the Florida Landscape Exhibition at the MIDFLORIDA Event Center 

Oct. 2-3 - Auditions for Nunsense at Treasure Coast Theatre
Brevard County

Ongoing - Virtual Visual Art 2020 by members of the Central Brevard Art Association on Facebook and YouTube.
​Oct. 1, 5-8 p.m. - First Friday Gallery Art Walk in the Eau Gallie Arts District, Melbourne

Oct. 1, 5:30-8:30 p.m. - Artist reception - Tara Warley - at Fifth Avenue Art Gallery

Oct. 8- Nov. 14 - Agatha Christie's Murder on the Orient Express at Melbourne Civic Theatre (MCT) Check website for times

Oct. 9, 7 a.m. - Pelican Island Audubon Society Morning Nature Walk - Sebastian Inlet State Park - Registration required. https://pelicanislandaudubon.org
No. Palm Beach County

Ongoing Fridays and Saturdays, 10:30 a.m. - Garden Sculpture Tours at the Norton

Through Oct. 3 - For the Record: Celebrating Art by Women at The Norton Museum of Art

Through Oct. 29 - Art Across Cultures at Lighthouse ArtCenter

​Through Oct. 29 - Gail McCarthy's pop-up exhibition at Lighthouse ArtCenter

Through October - Afterschool Arts Annual Exhibition: Magic of Flight at the Norton

Through Nov. 21, 3:30 p.m. - Organ and piano demonstrations at Flagler Museum

Through Dec. 6 - The COVID Memorial Quilt at Armory Art Center

Through March 27, 2022 - Painting Enlightenment: Works by noted Japanese scientist and artist Iwasaki Tsuneo at Morikami Museum & Japanese Gardens
Oct. 1, 5-10 p.m. - Art After Dark/Jazz Friday at the Norton
Martin County

Ongoing - Weekly Tuesday night car show at Elliott Museum. 5-8 p.m. Small fee to show your car. Admission is free for guests, who are asked to remember to follow CDC guidelines pertaining to social distancing, wearing a mask in public, etc.​

Ongoing, Thursdays, 11 a.m. - Tours of the Elliott Museum's auto collection. Meet at 10:55 at front desk.

Ongoing - Mark Cook: When Flows Return to the River of Grass - Virtual exhibit curated by the Arts Council of Martin County

Thursdays, 6-9:30 p.m. - Through Dec. 30 - Jammin Jensen in downtown Jensen Beach

Through Oct. 3 - The Full Monty at The Barn Theatre

Through October 4 - Seminole People of Florida: Survival and Success - at the Elliott Museum

Through Oct. 30, Tues-Sat - Martin Artisans Guild exhibition at the Palm Room, Sewall's Point

Through Oct. 31 - Portfolios - Jane Lawton Baldridge, A Sea Story Girl at the Elliott Museum

Through Dec. 12 - Exquisite Miniatures, by Wes and Rachelle Siegrist, at the Elliott Museum
Oct. 1, 7 p.m. - Tom Papa at Lyric Theatre

Oct. 1, 5-9 p.m. - FIRST FRIDAY Art Walk in The Creek District. https://www.thecreekdistrict.org/map

Oct. 1 & 2, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. - Art Out of the Closet at  Cultural Court House

Oct. 3, 7 p.m. - Spyro Gyra at Lyric Theatre

Oct. 3, 1 p.m. - The Hemp Farm Hippies at Rock'n Riverwalk, Stuart

POSTPONED UNTIL SPRING Oct. 8-24 - The Importance of Being Earnest at ACT Studio Theatre
Beyond the Treasure Coast

Daily at 11 a.m. - Keeper Chats from Bailey-Matthews National Shell Museum. -Giant Pacific Octopus

Sundays at 2 - Upstairs Downstairs Live Theater at the Plant Museum

Ongoing, Saturdays, 2 p.m. - The Bass Highlights Tour at The Bass

Through Oct. 2 - Solo exhibition by photographer Martin Stranka at Snap! Orlando

Through Oct. 3 - Selected Portraits from the Morse Collection at the Morse Museum, Winter Park.
Through Oct. 3 - Earth into Art - The Flowering of American Art Pottery at the Morse Museum, Winter Park.

Through Oct. 9 -  Creating Home: Artwork by Jessica Osceola at Marco Island Historical Museum

Through Oct. 25 - The Nature of Encaustic: A Florida Wax Show at Bok Tower Gardens

Through Nov. 27 - Down the Garden Path at Immokalee Pioneer Museum - photos by Lisette Morales

Through Nov. 27 - Down the Garden Path at Immokalee Pioneer Museum - photos by Lisette Morales

Through Nov. 27 - Pioneering the Past: The Story of the Brickell Family -- South Florida's Forgotten Founders - at Museum of the Everglades

Through Nov. 28 - InFocus: Precision Photography of Extraordinary and Uncommon Shells at Bailey-Matthews National Shell Museum

Through Nov. 28 - InFocus: Precision Photography of Extraordinary and Uncommon Shells at Bailey-Matthews National Shell Museum

Through Dec. 14 Second Tuesdays - Fusion Fest - MYgration Films Watch Party

Through Dec. 23 at the Plant Museum - "When the Train Comes Along": Booker T. Washington at the Tampa Bay Casino

Oct. 1-30 - Dia do los Muertos: A Juried Exhibit - Alliance for the Arts, Fort Myers

Oct. 1-22 - Flagler's Spirit Clothing Drive - Flagler Museum - collecting new or gently used scrubs and non-skid shoes for healthcare workers

Oct. 2, 6-7 p.m. - Artists Panel: Down the Garden Path at Collier Museum at Government Center - In-person capacity of 60 | Online unlimited: please RSVP here!

Oct. 2 & 9 - Mosaic and stained glass workshop  - Alliance for the Arts, Fort Myers

Oct. 3 -The Blair Witch Project Outdoor Movie Night  - Alliance for the Arts, Fort Myers

​Oct. 6-Nov. 21 - Eubie! at Westcoast Black Theatre Troupe - Sarasota
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