I/ACT Newsletter Dec 07, 2011
Image and Arts Council of Troy
Ridgedale Players 
Community Theater
205 W Long Lake - Troy
Community Theater in Troy Michigan: Ridgedale Players


Christmas Carol

 Performed by the  

Youth Actors
of  Ridgedale

Sat Dec 10:  

10:30 am and 1pmSun Dec 11th:   
1pm and 3:30 pm

All Seats $8.50  


Belian Art Center  

Next Event:

   CCS Student Exhibit
Opening Reception
Friday Dec 9th  7-9 pm
I/ACT Members Invited  
Leon and Lulu  
Men's Night Out 
Tues Dec 20th
5pm to  8pm

Artist Market Event 

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Spring Artists Market 


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More Useful Links...

Anton Art Center

Art Beats & Eats
Art Detroit Now     


                 Art Opening - " A Common Thread"
An Exhibit of Student's work from CCS.

Wine and Hors d'oeuvres Reception
Friday Dec. 9 th 7-9 p.m.

Location:  Belian Art Center 5980 Rochester Rd, Troy MI 48085
(SE corner of Rochester Rd & Square Lake Rd)
                   Belian Art Center: Art Exhibit by CCS Students
Artists: Ryan Adkins - Yarn Wallpaper, Levon Kafafian - Fiber Design, Michael Stamboulian - Metalcraft, and Esther Rubyan - Photography.
Save the Dates!   Dec 9th and Dec 11th
Langsford Men's Chorus
The internationally acclaimed Langsford Men's Chorus will be giving two performances of "A Christmas Celebration".

Langsford is a world class choral ensemble with over 60 members including I/ACT Board member Larry Keisling who has also participated in their international competitions. Samples of the group's many performances can viewed on their website.

Ticket prices are $15 at the door - but only $12 if your order directly from Larry. Call him at 248-879-9104 to order your tickets.

Friday December 9th, 2011  7:30 pm at
Royal Oak Middle School
709 N Washington in Royal Oak   and

Sunday, December 11, 2011 at 4:00 pm at
St Malachy Catholic Church
14115 14 Mile Rd in Sterling Hts.

Click here  for the order form with all the details.
Ariana Gallery - Trashformations + Local Art
Calligraphy Art

Ariana Gallery  (Map)
119 S Main Street in Royal Oak

Anne Kuffler from the Ariana Gallery spoke at our June Art Marketing Seminar.  She is a big supporter of the arts community. In addition to art, her store offers jewelry, ceramics, free trade clothing, and designer glass. She also promotes "Trashformations" art made from recycled products.
Here are some examples.
Ariana Gallery: Artistic gift giving
The gallery is located near the new Royal Oak Emagine Theater and there is free parking behind the building on Sundays.
New Member - Fancy Home Interiors & Decorating

Sarah from Fancy Home Interiors & Decorating (formerly Fancy Color) recently joined I/ACT and might be able to host a future meeting.

She recently moved across the street  and is now in the mall at the SE corner of Wattles & Rochester Rd (near Mr. B's) .

They are currently sponsoring a Toys for Tots program and offering a $5 coupon off $25 in the store for anyone that brings in a new unwrapped toy.  Program runs until  December 19th.
Next Meeting Date: 

Date:      Monday  January 30, 2012
Time:     1:30 pm lasting until approximately 3:00 pm

Location:  Belian Art Center 5980 Rochester Rd, Troy MI 48085
               (SE corner of Rochester Rd & Square Lake Rd)
                     I/ACT parking is behind the building

Please RSVP to Linda Shears (linda@lindashears.com).

There is no charge at attend. Meetings are open to anyone interested in promoting arts and culture in Troy. Artists are encouraged to bring work samples for discussion. Our website is TroyArts.org.     
I/ACT Contact Names:


Linda Shears - Executive Director linda@lindashears.com   

Charlene Brown - Newsletter / Website info@troyarts.org 



Image & Arts Council of Troy

  PO Box 1025

   Troy, MI 48099-1025