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RACONTEURS – An Evening of Storytelling: “Secrets”

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 26 | 7 PM | $15 ($12 for Friends of SAC)

Sponsored by Patricia A. Sanders

After a successful debut in May, Southampton Arts Center will once again present the popular Raconteurs Storytelling Evening, this time with the theme of “Secrets”.  Each participant will tell a true story about a secret of their own. These short and sweet tales are sure to make you laugh and cry. The evening will be hosted by SAC Artistic Director Amy Kirwin.

September Raconteurs include:

Marissa Fallon Friedes, Educator and Mom

Sima Freierman, The Au Pair Lady

Allan Kronzek, Author and Close-Up Illusionist

Greg Monske, Garden Design/Installation

Mickey Paraskevas, Children’s Book Illustrator & Artist

Stefanie Sacks, Author & Culinary Nutritionist

Brenda Simmons, Southampton African American Museum Executive Director

 

UP NEXT…

“LIES” – Thursday, November 21 at 7 PM

Venue

Southampton Arts Center
25 Jobs Lane
Southampton, NY 11968 United States
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Website:
http://www.southamptonartscenter.org

PAINT YOUR WORLD - a 40-Year Retrospective of the Work of Michael Paraskevas

Saturday Sep 21 - Sunday Nov 10

Sponsored by Dan's Papers Michael Paraskevas has illustrated and written 24 children’s books over the years with his mother, Betty. The two created and wrote the animated television series Maggie and the Ferocious Beast for Nickelodeon that went on to win a Gemini Award for Best Animated Series. Two more of the team’s books were also made into animated series: Marvin the Tap-Dancing Horse for PBS and Kids from Room 402 for Fox Family. In addition, Mickey has worked for most major magazines including Sports Illustrated, Time, Town & Country, New York Magazine and Rolling Stone, to name but a few. Dan’s Papers has proudly used over 100 paintings of Michael’s covers over the past 30 years along with thousands of cartoons and comics.

Stories and Sketches with Michael Paraskevas

03:00 pm, Sunday Oct 20

Join illustrator, children’s book author and PAINT YOUR WORLD artist Mickey Paraskevas as he reads from some of his most popular children's books followed by a live sketching demonstration. Paraskevas has illustrated and written 24 children’s books over the years with his mother, Betty. The two went on to create and write the animated television series Maggie and the Ferocious Beast for Nickelodeon. Two of their other books were also made into animated series: Marvin the Tap Dancing Horse for PBS and Kids from Room 402 for Fox Family.