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The Arts Commission Hosts Community Workshop on Music Streaming

The Arts Commission hosts an informational discussion, “Community Workshop: Music Streaming,” featuring panelists Joel Trzcinski and Dean Tartaglia and curator Larry Meyer to answer common questions about music streaming platforms and artists’ licensing legalities. Learn about getting your art online while retaining ownership. 4-6pm | Sunday, April 28 Black Cloister, 619 Monroe St. 419-254-2787 |

Stephen L. Esquith Discusses “Different Trains” Score and Footage

The stunning 20×29 foot projection installation “Different Trains” combines a modern classical score by composer Steve Reich and footage of both sleek passenger trains in prosperous America and historical footage of the livestock rail cars used by the Nazis to transport people to concentration camps. Looking to shed some insight into this 1989 work by

Glass City Screenwriters Host Gathering

Toledo is home to some talented screenwriters and filmmakers. Get connected with the local scene Sunday when the Glass City Screenwriters host a social gathering. Whether you’re a fellow screenwriter, looking for creative film work or just appreciate the craft, everyone is welcome to attend the meet-up. 2:30-5pm | Maumee Bay Brewing Extension, 201 Morris

Screening of “Russian Ark” at TMA

History was made during the filming of Alexander Sokurov’s “Russian Ark.” The entire film is a single take – 87 minutes comprised of one continuous moving shot from the first-person perspective. The host and narrator implies that they are no longer among the living, having met their end during a horrible accident – a member

Arts Commission Hosts The Mix Fundraiser

Have a ball at the Arts Commission’s signature fundraiser, The Mix. The Prohibition theme, harkens back to the 1920s, when pianist Art Tatum could be found performing at local jazz clubs and the notorious Purple Gang ruled with a heavy fist. This year’s event, at the Toledo Spirits Distillery, will showcase local musical talent on

National Geographic Goes Live at TMA

National Geographic Live’s three part educational series takes the audience around the world through a journalist’s eyes in a 90-minute, first-hand account multimedia presentation. First in the series, aerial photographer Tim Laman shares his extensive work in New Guinea studying the island’s dazzling birds, introducing 39 species with “Birds of Paradise Revealed.” $5-$18 members |