Current Events

 

  

  Beyond the Dunes Music and Arts Festival


Check back for Schedule and programs.

Questions? E-mail us at beyondthedunesis@gmail.com or aip4arts@gmail.com.

 

 Artists in Partnership, Inc. presents: “Beyond the Dunes”: 3 weekends of music, art, performance, fashion and FUN from March 17th - April 2nd, 2017


FRIDAY- 3/17- 6:-8:pm- “THIS IS US” Pop-Up Art/Photo Reception and Gallery Event at BRIDGEWORKS, Long Island’s premier co-working and office space located at 780 Long Beach Road in Long Beach, www.bridgeworkslongbeach.com. The show will feature, for sale, paintings by rising star, SHAAKIR THOMAS, photographs by ROBERT SHANLEY, and a limited selection of work by local Long Beach Artists: Elizabeth Connolly; Karen Dinan; Rosa Maria Goeller; Nicole Koenig Passman; Nelly Romero; Rob Rothman; and Shakiera Wilson. FREE admission and parking. Music by BENOIR and Refreshments.


 

 
__________________________
Friday, 3/17 - The ALLEGRIA HOTEL from 8-11 pm (80 W. Broadway, Long Beach) The Party continues with the lovely J. Brittany Jazz Trio featuring Ken Kresge on keys and Jack Falco on drums.
Performing a variety of jazz & blues standards.
____________________

7th ANNUAL FOLK-2-FUNK Festival- Long Beach Public Library

SATURDAY- 3/18-
2:00-4:00- SONNY OCHS, (Phil Och’s sister), In Person Q & A and
“THERE BUT FOR FORTUNE” Movie Showing

7:15- ROBIN GREENSTEIN- Women’s Voices in Music
8:15- GATHERING TIME- Woodstock Program
________________________
LOLA’S – 180 West Park Ave. (516) 442-1090
9:00-12 - DAVE KELLAN Live
________________________

JR Asian Fusion- 896 W. Beech St.,
8-11 pm -J. Brittany & the Bad Boys featuring Mike Barnett on guitar, Glen "Pappa G" Palermo on bass, Ian Petillo on drums and Mitch Weiss on harmonica. Playing blues covers and originals.
________________________

SUNDAY- 3/19

MAGNOLIA COMMUNITY CENTER—650 Magnolia Blvd.- Please call (516) 431-3510 to reserve seats.
12:30-2:00- The MAGNOLIA PLAYERS, under the direction of Lisa Engellis, present “PIE LADIES”. Donation suggested.
_________________________

7th ANNUAL FOLK-2-FUNK Festival- Long Beach Public Library
1:30 - GUTHRIE BROTHERS- Simon and Garfunkle Tribute
2:30 - KATIE PEARLMAN BAND- Ode to Joni Mitchell
3:30- VIENNA CARROLL & KEITH JOHNSON- Folk First/Black Roots
________________________

VFW Hall- EMPTY BOWLS PROJECT -2-5 https://www.facebook.com/events/749130771915150/
________________________________________________

FRIDAY- 3/24

ALLEGRIA HOTEL- ROOFTOP - http://www.allegriahotel.com/ 80 West Broadway, Long Beach, N.Y. (516) 889-1300
7-9:00- “Beyond the Dunes” presents: LONG BEACH WOMEN IN THE ARTS RECOGNITION AND AWARDS PARTY. Join us as we celebrate Women’s History Month by recognizing the contributions of an amazing, creative group of women who help to make our Long Beach community so special!
 
KEYNOTE SPEAKER: Donna Drake- International Award Winning Media Personality and Host of Live It Up With Donna Drake"

AWARDS PRESENTED FOR: LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT  - LOCAL ARTS and 501-C-3 ORGANIZATIONS  - BUSINESSES  -  LOCAL LEGISLATORS and ART EDUCATORS

 


Informal fashion show for the ladies along with Pop-Up vendors offering hand-crafted jewelry, accessories, home and gift items, clothing, etc. Raffles, 50/50 and so much more!

Cash Bar- Try the new “Sand-Tini” cocktail created by Allegria mixologists exclusively for this event. Tickets are $20  and proceeds will help to support Youth Cultural Arts Programs and LBNY Arts Council.
Special pre-party "PRIX FIXE" dinner from 5:00-7:00 in the Atlantica Restaurant. Call for reservations at 516-889-1300.

9-11:00- The party continues with Live Music by HANDFUL OF CHORDS downstairs in the beautifully appointed L'Onda Lounge & Bar.
________________________

SATURDAY-3/25
 
MAGNOLIA COMMUNITY CENTER: Long Beach High School and Middle School Student Art Show and Reception at the Magnolia Community Center Gallery, 650 Magnolia Blvd., 2nd floor.
 Join us from 2:00- 3:30 for Refreshments and an opportunity to meet the artists.

LOLA’S – 180 West Park Ave. (516) 442-1090
9:00-12 - BENOIR with Live Blues & Jazz
________________________

SUNDAY-3/26

MAGNOLIA COMMUNITY CENTER—650 Magnolia Blvd.- 1st floor Auditorium. Please call (516) 431-3510 to reserve seats.
10:30-1:00- Classic Film and Discussion with Film Historian, Philip Harwood. Presenting Mae West in “She Done Him Wrong”. Refreshments. Free, but Donations appreciated.
________________________________________________

5th ANNUAL KICKIN’ COUNTRY Festival- Long Beach Public Library- March 31-April 2

FRIDAY- 3/31

7:15 – KATIE MITCHELL BAND- Singer/Songwriter & LB Local
8:15 - GENE CASEY AND THE LONE SHARKS- Country/Americana
______________________

SATURDAY-4/1

7:15- ROBINSON TREACHER- Alt Country & Americana
8:15- MILES TO DAYTON- Harmonic Blend of Rock, Folk, Funk and Classics
______________________
MAGNOLIA COMMUNITY CENTER—650 Magnolia Blvd.- Please call (516) 431-3510 to reserve seats and purchase tickets.
7-9:00- Children’s Theatre Group, under the direction of Lisa Engellis, present “LITTLE MERMAID”. LIMITED Tickets are $5.00 each.
______________________
ALLEGRIA HOTEL - http://www.allegriahotel.com/ 80 West Broadway, Long Beach, N.Y. (516) 889-1300
9-11:00- Live Music with HANDFUL OF CHORDS in the beautifully appointed L'Onda Lounge & Bar.
______________________

SUNDAY- 4/2

5th ANNUAL KICKIN’ COUNTRY Festival- Long Beach Public Library continues

1:30 - ROB EUROPE- Authentic “Bluesician”
2:30 - DUBL HANDI TRIO- Appalachian Bluegrass
3:30 - CHAPIN SISTERS- Folk/Blues by famed “Chapin Family” siblings: Abigail & Lily
________________________
MAGNOLIA COMMUNITY CENTER—650 Magnolia Blvd.- Please call (516) 431-3510 to reserve seats and purchase tickets.
2-4:00- Children’s Theatre Group, under the direction of Lisa Engellis, present “LITTLE MERMAID”. LIMITED Tickets are $5.00 each.
________________________
ALLEGRIA HOTEL - http://www.allegriahotel.com/ 80 West Broadway, Long Beach,
N.Y. (516) 889-1300
6-9:00- “BEYOND THE DUNES” Closing Party Music Jam with BENOIR and Friends in the beautifully appointed L'Onda Lounge & Bar.

CHECK BACK, AND OFTEN, AS WE CONTINUE TO ADD NEW VENUES AND EVENTS TO THE “BEYOND THE DUNES” MUSIC AND ARTS FESTIVAL.