Clearwater, Florida (PRWEB) September 26, 2005
A group of artists and community activists has announced the second monthly arts happening it is calling ÂFinal FridayÂ to promote the interaction of artists and community members. On Friday, September 30, there will be a lively arts event in downtown Clearwater showcasing a variety of artistsÂ work.
Final Friday will take place at Java Junction, 705 Franklin, near the corner of Myrtle and Franklin, downtown Clearwater, from 5-8 pm. The public is invited. Happy hour prices will prevail.
The event is called ÂFinal FridayÂ because it is scheduled for the last Friday in every month. This month's Final Friday will feature works of visual artists, performance and installation arts, musicians, poets, writers and actors. Artists and performers from the region will be present and there will be interactive works-in-progress for guests to participate in.
The arts happening is the brainchild of juice!, a group of artists and community activists promoting the arts and the interaction of artists and community members. juice! is sponsoring the monthly gatherings of artists at Java Junction in downtown Clearwater.
Says Elizabeth Minor, one of the founders of juice!, ÂThe objective is to meet, greet, share ideas and enjoy the possibilities created when creative people join in conversation and self-expression.Â
ÂYou are invited to make your Happy Hour a little different with a twist from juice!. Each month there will be poets, writers, musicians, actors, painters, sculptors, dancers-- artists from all disciplines creating an extraordinary evening together. Come and be part of whatÂs happening. Get loose. Get juice!Â adds Ms. Minor.
Here is the lineup of artists and performers for the Sept. 30 Final Friday event.
Matt Eddy, acoustic guitar.
Matt Mayes, violin, guitar and keyboards.
The Sun Drummers, featuring African and Native drums
with a Mediterranean dance troupe.
Dave Shaw, acoustic guitar.
Bob Lever, musician, country.
Michelle Malott, performance and installation art.
Elizabeth Minor, visual arts, recent paintings.
Michael Bagby, poetry and performance art.
Brian Ward, actor, dramatic reading.
Sandy Snider, interactive collage piece with guests.
Kumpa, paintings, sculpture.
Rick Conti, Master of Ceremonies.
For more information or to be a contributing artist for an upcoming Final Friday, please contact Robin at Java Junction: 727-799-1100.
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