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Pelee Island “Stone & Sky” writing, music art series, Pelee Island featuring "Alchemy" Ensemble

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  • Sat, 08/19/2017 - 12:00pm - 7:30pm




STONE AND SKY SUMMER LITERARY, MUSIC AND ART SERIES on PELEE ISLAND!

Events happen on Saturdays, this summer: Pelee Island: July 8th through to August 19th.

Gates open Saturdays in the Pelee Quarry at 5:30 pm and events start at 6:00 pm

(In case of rain events move to the Winery next door – signs will be posted)

$12.50 admission for literary, music & art events.

Bring your own chair (limited seating)

PLUS!

Afternoon Farmer’s Markets from 1:00 to 4:00 pm (free admission)

Followed by Jazz Workshops 4:00 to 5:30 pm (free admission).

Location: the Quarry on Pelee Island

And during the afternoons there are free workshops with musicians and guest authors.

Concerts are catered by not-for-profit groups.

*Performances end with plenty of time to make the last Ferry.

This series is supported by the Trillium Foundation, the Ontario Arts Council, the Municipality of Pelee Island, and the Windsor Feminist Theatre group.

There are Farmers Markets in the Quarry every Saturday June 2nd  to Sept. 2nd -- 10 am to 1 pm.

The Jazz Café happens every Saturday from June 17th to Sept. 2nd -- 1 pm to 4 pm.

Series coordinated by Trevor Malcolm and Patricia Fell.

Reading series curated by Karl Jirgens

 

Aug. 19 (CLOSING EVENT)

Alchemy: a Multi-disciplinary finale performance examining Canada’s 150th and featuring the Stone and Sky Artists Ensemble. Alchemy is composed by Mike Stone, featuring choreographer Anh Nguyen. This work examining Canada’s 150th is developed with established emergent and community artists and comprises collaborations of voice, text, music and movement featuring the Stone and Sky Artists Ensemble. 



K. Jirgens
jirgens@uwindsor.ca
(519)253-3000 ext.2310