on the pier


Rhonda Carol, Founder-Director


"Every block of stone has a statue inside it, and it is the task of the
sculptor to discover it."    
Michelangelo




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WORKSHOPS 2016
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JEWELRY ARTISTS CURRENTLY ON EXHIBIT AT CALLIOPE
YELENA SHARBANI

The jewelry art of Yelena Sharbani is currently on display at Calliope.
Yelena creates beautifully intricate pieces of hand constructed jewelry using a variety of materials such as
Swarovsky Crystals, coral, pearl, vintage beads, onyx, yellow jade and silver.  Yelena is originally from
Russia holding an MA in computer Science and formerly a systems analyst for JP Morgan Chase.
She has exhibited and sold her work at various venues in the US.

We are pleased to present her work.  Pieces are on display and available for purchase in the gift shop
from August 22.
Please contact Calliope.
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ADULT BEGINNER & INTERMEDIATE BALLET

CHILDREN'S BALLET
ADULT AND CHILDREN'S TAP

with
Jeanne P. Kogut, L.I.S.T.
Member of the Royal Academy of Dance of England


 ADULTS
 Wednesdays
 1:00 PM
Saturdays 11:35 PM
Saturdays 1:00 PM (Beginner)

Beginner-Intermediate levels
6-Week Session  $150

CHILDREN
Saturdays  2:15 PM
3:15 PM 
Sundays 12:15 PM 

Enjoy this extraoridinary opportunity to study with Ms. Kogut who is one of only six
teachers in the Northeast qualified in both the

Royal Academy & Imperial Society Methods
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WORKSHOPS AND NEW CLASSES WITH ELISHEVA 
New schedule to be announced
 SUNDAYS 2016
THURSDAYS 2016

SUNDAY CONTEMPORARY CLASS

Contemporary classes 6 week session: (Beginner-Int): Time tba. Please message Elisheva or Calliope to sign up if you are interested. This class is perfect for adult getting back into, or beginning a new journey in contemporary dance. Warm ups, technique, and combinations to connect you to your breath and center. Class focuses on a strong connection to the floor through using our feet and spine, and releasing into our natural body dynamics for flow and momentum. 6 week course will culminate with a short choreography. All classes at Calliope.

    


dates below

6-week Beginner Bellydance Series Sunday  
Sunday 11-12:00
Times TBA

This 6 week series teaches you the foundation of bellydance and give you a little cardio push. Shake of those winter blues and start spring refreshed by

having fun shaking your hips and burning calories!



 
This is a comprehensive 6 week course, building on material each week from previous classes. It is important for you to come to each of the 6 classes to build a strong dance foundation. To register, please prepay before the first day of class. If you need to make-up a class you've missed, Calliope has many other classes.  For the full schedule or visit the Calliope Fitness and Arts website http://www.calliopefitnessandarts.com. Sign up with a friend and you both instantly receive 15% registration discount!
 
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Coming Soon
Back BY POPULAR DEMAND
at 
Calliope Fitness & Arts
presents 
"OY FATHER"
with
Irene Failenbogen and Bill McBride

Directed by Rhonda Carol

The musical love story of a Jewish Woman Cantor and a Catholic Priest

Tickets $25 

 

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                AMAZING DRUMMING, PERCUSSION AND MUSIC

EVENT FOR SPIRITUAL ALIGNMENT

      

Interactive Drumming, Percussion, Music
All Welcome 

Karen will play her viola as we drum, experience percussion techniques and music 
no experience necessary
$30, $25 pre-registration
$45 for two, $40 pre-registration

Healing and music program empowering
the mind, body and spirit using music vibrations & rhythms to connect
to purpose, well-being, clarity and relaxation
 


HeartStrings and Beats™ incorporates Arthur Hull’s Drum Circle Facilitation protocol and HealthRhythms™ co-founded by Dr. Barry Bittman, whose research has revealed that group drumming can improve a participant’s immune system and state of mind.

With the addition of music and other stress reduction techniques, HeartStrings and Beats™ is as fun as it is beneficial. HeartStrings and Beats™ ca


KAREN OLSON
Musician, (Viola), Recording Artist, Holistic Healer

Karen
Olson is an internationally recognized violist, recording artist, composer and healer. She combines her unique background as a musician, Reiki master,
and intuitive holistic healer, by providing interactive, fun and inspiring concerts and programs.

Karen’s music has been called “jazzical”: classically oriented jazz fusion that has New Age and World Music influences.

She holds a Bachelor’s Degree and a Master’s Degree from The Juilliard School, a Master’s Degree from Yale University and a Ph.D. from New York University and
she is a certified practitioner and teacher in several healing modalities including Theta Healing.

Karen performs for audiences all over the world, is a member of the New York Pops, her CD Timeless Being ranked #1 on multiple charts, Karen edited a top-selling
viola scale book for ECSchirmer and she has and has performed with the likes of Frank Sinatra, Tony Bennett, Sammy Davis Jr. and Liza Minnelli. Karen plays on Thomastik-Infeld strings.

 

         Karen's music is ethereal and expressive beyond words. Emanating from deep within her soul, unique heartfelt interpretations and exquisitely refined
                                 musicianship synergize and offer an unparalleled, unforgettable, incredibly moving musical experience.".

Barry Bittman, MD - CEO Yamaha Music & Wellness Institute

Space limited, must register in advance


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