The Arts Modesto, A Collaboration, is a shining case in point of local community arts corporations operating together. After a thirty day period, Opera Modesto, The Mistlin Art Gallery, Prospect Theater Job, Modesto Unplugged, Pink Tie Arts, Modesto-Stanislaus Poetry (MoSt) and The State Theatre will deliver out an electronic mail featuring info relating to forthcoming gatherings offered by all seven businesses.

Listed here are just a handful of entries of scheduled applications, with February shaping up to be a busy month for entertainment.


Prospect Theater Job

My Preferred Spouse

By Bella Spewack and Sam Spewack

Saturday, Feb. 12 at7:30 p.m.

Based mostly on the 1940 movie, Screen Directors’ Playhouse radio adaptation featured initial forged customers Cary Grant and Irene Dunne. Ellen Arden arrives seven yrs following remaining provided up for dead in a shipwreck only to discover her partner Nick just remarried to Bianca. The overjoyed Nick awkwardly tries to split the information gently to Bianca. But in advance of he can do that, an uncomfortable surprise – news that Ellen has put in the seven many years on a deserted island with fellow-survivor Burkett. Nick’s jealously attempts to find out the fact. Hilarious confusion reigns ahead of Nick chooses his favored wife.

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Modesto Stanislaus Poetry Heart

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The next 2nd Tuesday Studying will be on Feb. 8 at 7 p.m. Showcased poets are Kelly Cressio-Moeller and John Sibley Williams and an open mic will adhere to the highlighted poets.

The Poetry On Sunday Series Examining will carry on on Feb. 13, at 2 p.m. Sign up for host Gary Thomas and highlighted visitors Heather Altfeld and Troy Jollimore.

MoSt Poetry E-book Club will fulfill Feb. 23 at 6:30 p.m. to go over Dust Bowl Venus by Stella Beratlis. You may perhaps borrow a copy of the guide at the circulation desk of the Modesto Stanislaus Library.

MoSt will host its annual workshop on Feb. 26. The showcased poet and workshop facilitator will be poet Danusha Lameris. Much more information and facts is coming, but unquestionably notice this working day in your calendar.


Mistlin Gallery

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Discourse of Silence

Open Feb. 1 – 26

Internationally recognized Iraqi artist, Saadi al Kaabi, states “In my artwork, factors of form and symbols intertwine with earth colours, making the balance among the mental, rationalistic and physical values within just a central main, which is the human currently being.” Al Kaabi was born in Iraq in 1937. The people introduced in Al Kaabi’s artworks are advanced and provocative pictures that have witnessed the deep compassion of a desert person who has held on to the values and principles of his possess beliefs although suffering aggressions, sieges, plunders and oppression, all of which have threatened his human existence. Sign up for Saadi for an opening reception on Friday, Feb. 4 at 7 p.m. or at Art Stroll on Thursday, Feb. 17.

Household Open Artwork Studios resume each next Saturday, Feb. 12, midday to 4 p.m. The studio will have paper-producing and other products to create your own valentines. Any age is welcome. Drop in for $5 each particular person.

University student Exhibition coming in March get people college student works all set for the exhibit. Getting of artwork will be Feb. 25 and 26. Prizes will be awarded in seven age and media types. Information and facts at

By Indana