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“Hollywood Style" Prof. Todd Berliner

Thursday, 5/18/2017
6:30PM-7:45PM  
When people talk about the pleasures of Hollywood cinema, they normally talk about story. In this presentation, Professor Todd Berliner (www.uncw.edu/toddberliner)explains the aesthetic pleasures of style in Hollywood cinema. Illustrated with a variety of film clips, the presentation examines the ways in which Hollywood filmmakers use cinematography, sound, color, editing, music and other stylistic devices to create aesthetic pleasure for mass audiences. Todd Berliner is the author of "Hollywood Aesthetic: Pleasure in American Cinema "(Oxford University Press, 2017), and is a Professor of Film Studies at UNC Wilmington, teaching film aesthetics, narration, style and American film history.

Suggested Donation: $10.00 Books will be available for purchase the night of the by Pomegranate Books. Weyerhaeuser Reception Hall.





SPOKEN WORD: COAST Poetry Jam

Friday, 5/19/2017
8:00PM-11:00PM  
Listen to poets puttin’ down the true spoken word, hosted by Bigg B and Sandra, themiddaymiss of COAST Radio (97.3 FM). For details or to participate call the studio line: 910.763.0973 or email: sandra@coast973.com. Purchase seats the night of at the door; cash bar available. Admission: $10.00, students with valid college ID: $5.00. Weyerhaeuser Reception Hall.


STAGED READINGS: “Spring Bouquet"

Sunday, 5/21/2017
3:00PM-4:30PM  
Page to Stage Unlimited presents “Spring Bouquet”, a variety of scenes and moods, includes snippets from the last five years of original productions plus works in progress presentations of new pieces by Joshua Drew, Wesleigh Neville and Ken Vest are on tap. If you have never experienced this part of the play-producing process, you are in for a treat! New date and time. Free and open to the public, donations appreciated. Weyerhaueuser Reception Hall.

Page to Stage Unlimited (https://www.facebook.com/pagetostageunlimited?_rdr=p) presents a series of staged readings of original, locally-written works offering a mix of comedy and drama with a different theme each month.


Weekly Exhibition Tours

Wednesday, 5/24/2017
1:30PM-2:00PM  
Take a tour with Anne Brennan, CAM's Executive Director. Join in to learn more about the artwork, process of selection and installation of CAM’s three current exhibitions. A different touring experience each Wednesday formed in part by you, the participants, and your interests!

CAM Members: Free, Museum admission all others

CAM CAFÉ JAM w/ El Jaye Johnson

Thursday, 5/25/2017
6:30PM-8:00PM  
CAM CAFÉ AFTER HOURS JAM with El Jaye Johnson
No Cover Charge

A relaxing fun night to start your holiday weekend with refreshments and food for purchase offered by CAM Café while listening to area favorite and Wilmington's own "Entertainer Extraordinaire", El Jaye Johnson. El Jaye brings high energy dynamism to the stage and captivates audiences with musical genres from Smooth Jazz, Funk, Soul, Motown, Blues, Reggae and maybe even a little Country – something for everyone. Bring friends and family or come solo, CAM Café After Hours Jam with Leonard “El Jaye” Johnson’s great grooves is the perfect way to get your weekend started.

The CAM Café After Hours Jam puts musicians and audience close together for an informal evening of relaxation and fun with tables for dining, bistros and other standing room. Don't delay; call the Café for seating options: 910.777.2363.


Weekly Exhibition Tours

Wednesday, 5/31/2017
1:30PM-2:00PM  
Take a tour with Holly Tripman Fitzgerald, CAM's Chief Curator. Join in to learn more about the artwork, process of selection and installation of CAM’s three current exhibitions. A different touring experience each Wednesday formed in part by you, the participants, and your interests!

CAM Members: Free, Museum admission all others

Concerts: Mark Teachey, Music of James Taylor

Thursday, 6/1/2017
6:30PM-7:45PM  
The Music of James Taylor featuring Mark Teachey, is a must see performance for James Taylor fans. Come listen and sing along with Mark, a favorite and popular area performer, as he shares the songs, and story of the man behind the music that has touched millions of people around the world for over six decades. You’ll also hear interesting stories about the songs and tidbits about Taylor’s life as a boy growing up in Carrboro, NC. Some of the songs Mark will perform include: “You’ve Got A Friend”, “Fire & Rain”, “Sweet Baby James” and “Carolina In My Mind”.

Mark Teachey (http://www.markteacheymusic.com), grew up in the 1970’s listening to and learning to play James Taylor’s music and his great respect for the material shines through in performance. His clear, clean finger picking guitar style is reminiscent of Taylor’s, and perfectly complements Mark's pure, nuanced, melodic tenor vocals. Invite family and friends to come enjoy an evening with Mark Teachey as he pays tribute to this wonderful artist, who may have been part of the soundtrack of your life. Purchase seats by phone, at CAM’s Visitor Services desk, and on CAM’s website starting Tues. May 9. CAM Members and Students with valid college Id: $10.00, Non-Members: $16.00. Weyerhaeuser Reception Hall.



Weekly Exhibition Tours

Wednesday, 6/7/2017
1:30PM-2:00PM  
Explore and learn more about the artwork on view, process of selection and installation with CAM’s Executive Director, Anne Brennan. A different touring experience each Wednesday formed in part by you, the participants, and your interests!

CAM Members: Free, Museum admission all others