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MORE THAN $11K RAISED FOR SCHOLARSHIP FUND & HUNGRY SWFL KIDS

Feeds 118 Local Children for an Entire School Year!

Recently the 15th Annual Paul Sands Memorial Slaw Dog Invitational was held at Cypress Lake Country Club. Set up years ago by Southwest Florida’s beloved Paul Sands and co-coordinated with his friend and local business leader, Scott Fischer, the event raises money for charity each year.

The 2011 Slaw Dog Invitational committee is proud to announce, they raised $11,500 total. $2,000 will go to the Paul Sands Scholarship Fund part of the …

The All Star Jam!

The Sidney & Berne DavisArt Center is proud to present the All Star Jam on February 25, 2012, on thesteps of the Sidney & Berne Davis Art Center. The Davis ArtCenter is located at 2301 First Street, in the River District, downtown FortMyers.

 

Artists scheduled to appear include: Jeff “Skunk” Baxter, formerly of the DoobieBrothers and Steely Dan; Barry Goudreau and Fran Sheehan of Boston; KennyAronoff of the Smashing Pumpkins; James Montgomery, Rick Derringer, and MouseyThompson of…

Author Luncheon Series

The Sidney & Berne Davis Art Center presents an exciting new lecture series this season, the Famous Author Luncheon Series. The lectures are sponsored by FineMark National Bank &Trust, in partnership with the Nick Linn Lecture Series and the Friends of the Library of Collier County. The Davis Art Center is located at 2301 First Street, in the River District, downtown Fort Myers.

*Brad Meltzer will open the series on Sunday, February 12, 2012. The author James Rollins will speak on Tuesday, Fe…

PINCHERS CRAB SHACK AT HOLIDAY INN

Pinchers Crab Shack, located at the Holiday Inn on Fort Myers Beach, is pleased to announce they have promoted a new General Manager, Leslie Mink to run this location.

Mink has lived in Southwest Florida for over 30 years and has worked with Pinchers Crab Shack from the restaurant’s launch. She joined them as a server/bartender and moved up into her most recent position as Banquet Manager.

This location attracts many tourists and locals alike, as they are situated right on Fort Myers…

Job Search Resolutions for the New Year

Most people view January as an opportunity to reflect on the past few months and set resolutions for the New Year. When identifying upcoming goals, however, don’t forget job search related resolutions.  If you have been looking for a job for an extended period of time, now is when you need to re-evaluate your strategy and determine what’s working and what’s not.  Below are a few tips for jumpstarting your job hunt in 2012:

            Revamp your resume. If you are using a …

The Mandolin – Newest model home from The Aubuchon Team

The Mandolin is the newest model home from The Aubuchon Team of Companies’ affordable luxury home building division, The Sterling Collection.  Named for the canal on which it is situated, this home greets you as you enter the waterfront wonderland of Cape Coral.

This fresh, chic, coastal home represents the Florida lifestyle at its best with wide open spaces and a strong nautical theme throughout, with hints of the tropics that only Southwest Florida can offer.

The experience starts…

Ikki & Polly Matsumoto and Sherry Rohl at SBDAC

The Sidney & Berne Davis Art Center is proud to present the work of well-known and popular artists Ikki and Polly Matsumoto, along with the Equestrian Art of Sherry Rohl. The show opens for Art Walk on Friday, February 3, at 6 p.m. and continues through February 25. The Davis Art Center is located at 2301 First Street, in the River District, downtown Fort Myers.

Ikki Matsumoto was born in 1935, in Tokyo, Japan, to a well-known cartoonist and children’s book illustrator. In 1955 he came to the…

Experience the Voice!

 

The Sidney & Berne Davis Art Center is proud to present the thrilling sounds of the vocal group m-pact. Experience the Voice on Friday, February 10 at 8 p.m. The Davis is located at 2301 First Street in the River District, downtown Fort Myers.

Imagine…

The smooth soul of Stevie Wonder, the percussive power of Stomp, the funk and drive of Earth, Wind, & Fire, the hip licks of Take 6, and the brass bite of the Harry Connick Jr. Big Band…heading to a theater near you!

All created …

New Classes with Laboratory Theater of Florida

Our new classes will be starting very soon! Have a look at our great opportunities, taught by our professional theater educators. As always, call or email with any questions!

 

CLASSES:

 

Improvisation (Tuesday, 2:45-4:15pm) IMPROV is the mostexciting, challenging, and rewarding of all acting exercises! It encourages theperformer to come out from behind the scripted words and react spontaneously,to explore your imagination and creativity to discover what works and what doesn’t,and …

MYTHIC MASH-UP AT THE SIDNEY & BERNE DAVIS ART CENTER

The award-winningMinneapolis-based physical-theater company Live Action Set performs itsoriginal production The 7-Shot Symphony (aka The Kickass Cowboy Show), recent 2011 Ivey Award Winner for “Best Overall Production andOverall Excellence.”

WHEN – January 12th, 2012- 7:30pm, Jan.13- 8pm, and Jan.14th- 8pm

WHERE – Sidney and Berne Davis ArtCenter, 2301 First Street, in the River District

 

Hailed as “the love child ofQuentin Tarantino and Cirque du Soleil,” and “avant-garde…