It’s been a dazzling month for the visual, literary and performing arts in Tacoma – with 268 events presented by artists and art organizations, and thousands of Tacomans showing them the love! We’re coming down the homestretch this week, so it’s last call to get your fix of T-town’s best and brightest creatives, or to try your hand at self-expression.
Here are a few of this week’s highlights:
• Open Adult Ballet – Meet at the barre with the MLK Ballet. Wear what you want and stretch out with Tacoma’s ballet company. Nov. 28, 7:30-8:30pm, Urban Grace Church (3rd floor), 902 South Market St. Click here for info. Donations gladly accepted.
• Blast Off with Piano! – FREE group piano lesson for beginners at Chambers Music Studio. Nov. 28, 6-7pm. Manitou Community Center, 4806 S. 66th St., 253.566.8788.
• Baroque Christmas Concert Rehearsal – Experience the outstanding artistry of the Northwest Repertory Singers as they rehearse in preparation for their Baroque Christmas Concert including Bach’s Wachet Auf and selections from Handel’s Messiah! Nov. 28, 7-9:30pm, Mason United Methodist Church, 2710 N. Madison St., 360.271.8894. Info at www.nwrs.org. FREE.
• Business Nuts & Bolts for Artists – Should you be a sole proprietor or LLC? How do you file quarterlies? What are the benefits of a business license anyway? These questions and more answered by local artists and agency experts at this FREE session. Nov. 30, 7-8:30pm, Tacoma Art Place, 1116 S. 11th St., 253.238.1006. Details at www.tacomaartplace.org.
• Open Drawing Session – Bring your own materials and draw from a live model at this FREE 2-hr. session at Pacific Lutheran University (121st St. S. and 8th Ave. S.). Nov. 30, 6-8pm, Ingram Hall, Room 126. No formal instruction provided. Info at email@example.com, 253.535.7150.
Check out the complete Art at Work calendar here. Thanks for making Tacoma’s premiere art event a success for the 10th straight year!