When the curtain goes up at the 2019 Fort Myers Beach Film Festival April 24-28, Palm Beach State College alumni Kat and Josh Brady and Shelby Halberg will be in the audience. They will be on hand to answer questions after the screening of their film, “The Big Frozen Gumshoe,” a feature-length comedy that Kat Brady directed, Josh Brady produced, and Halberg shot.
The film, which had its debut at the Orlando Film Festival in October 2018, … Continue reading Alumni’s feature film leads to festivals and careers
Two Palm Beach State College voice students took home awards for their performances recently in an audition competition held by the Florida Gold Coast National Association of Teachers of Singing chapter.
Charlie Alguera won first place in the Third Year College Men Musical Theatre category and Giavanna Joseph won second place in the First Year College Women Musical Theatre category.
This was the third year in a row that Alguera, who is currently a semifinalist for the Jack Kent Cooke Undergraduate Transfer Scholarship, … Continue reading PBSC music students win local awards
Art enthusiasts can expect to be moved this fall by three exhibits that cover a range of topics including sexual assault and its affect on victims.
The exhibits, which will be displays at The Art Gallery at Eissey Campus and The Gallery at Lake Worth Campus, showcase stories, ideas and perceptions through paintings, drawings, photography, graphic design and more. They are free and open to the public and feature artwork created by PBSC students and community artists. … Continue reading Art galleries kick off fall season Sept. 18
Exhibits featuring art through a variety of mediums such as paintings, drawings and photography will be presented this spring at The Art Gallery at Eissey Campus and The Gallery at Lake Worth campus. All exhibits are free and open to the public.
The exhibits, which encompass artwork created by Palm Beach State College fine art students, community artists and student artists ages 7-14, will present pieces that showcase art paired with science, art as an expression of nature and more. … Continue reading PBSC exhibits to feature art through various mediums
A new exhibit created to remind people of the importance of recycling is coming to The Art Gallery at Eissey Campus.
Titled “Waste Not,” the exhibit features artwork that was repurposed from discarded materials from Aidana Baldassarre, Randy Burman, Stephen Futej, Isabel Gouveia, Sibel Kocabasi, Allison Kotzig and Lucinda Linderman. An opening reception will be held from 5-8 p.m. Oct. 31.
The show, which runs Oct 31 to Dec. 8, features 16 pieces of artwork that are available for sale. … Continue reading New exhibit encourages recycling
Palm Beach State College’s Music Department will host two-time Grammy award winner and jazz trumpeter Roy Hargrove during a Tuesday Nite Big Band concert at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 21 at the Duncan Theatre. The Big Band will also perform with the PBSC jazz combos at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 24 at the Eissey Campus Theatre.
Tickets to the Nov. 21 concert with Hargrove are $15 and $5 for PBSC students, faculty and staff as well as K-12 students. … Continue reading Grammy-winning artist headlines fall music series
Palm Beach State College students will put their acting skills to the test in the Theatre Department’s first production of a William Shakespeare play in six years.
More than 20 PBSC students, one of the largest casts in recent years, will perform “A Midsummer Night’s Dream” at 8 p.m. Oct. 18, 19, 20 and at 2 p.m. and 8 p.m. Oct 21 in the Duncan Theatre.
Tickets are $5 for PBSC students, faculty and staff and $12 for regular admission. … Continue reading Students to perform Shakespeare play
A new exhibit featuring artwork created from earthly materials is on display at The Art Gallery at Eissey Campus.
Titled “Earthly Goods from Raw Materials,” the exhibit features the work of two South Florida artists Nadine Saitlin and Ronald Shaw. A reception will be held from 5 to 8 p.m. Oct 19.
The show, which runs to Oct. 20, is a multimedia exhibit featuring 29 pieces of artwork that are available for sale. … Continue reading New exhibit focuses on raw materials
Palm Beach State College has received two grants totaling more than $183,000 to expand programming and boost marketing for its three campus theaters.
The grants include $136,425 from the Palm Beach County Cultural Council and $46,184 from the Department of State, Division of Cultural Affairs.
The Duncan Theatre on the Lake Worth campus, Eissey Campus Theatre on the Palm Beach Gardens campus and the Dolly Hand Cultural Arts Center on the Belle Glade campus came together to pursue the grants. … Continue reading Campus theaters land two grants to expand programming
Photographs by retired Palm Beach State College employee Teresa Woolfe are being presented in an exhibit that runs now through May 29 at the art gallery on the Lake Worth campus. An opening reception will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. May 18.
Woolfe, who was an executive administrative assistant, worked at the Palm Beach Gardens campus for 29 years before transferring to the Lake Worth campus for seven years. She retired last year. While she was employed, … Continue reading Woolfe showcases her photography on campus