Performing Arts

Tap Dancing Lessons -August (ON SITE)

Tap Dancing Lessons -August (ON SITE)

Thursday, August 13, 2020 | 10:30-11:30am

All levels: 10:30am - 11:30 am 

Classes will be taught by Diana Freeman, a Royal Academy of Dance Instructor.  Diana has taught ballet and tap for over 40 years.  She was also a member of a Seniors Tap Dance team, competing in European championships and winning three consecutive years in two categories.  Tap dance offers a fun way to exercise.  If you "used to" tap, it's not too late to dust off your tap shoes and re-learn this skill.

Sign up at the Center Welcome Desk or online. 

Standard Members - $40/month

Prime Members - included in membership

Members only.

Location: The Center

Pay for this event online

Tap Dancing Lessons -August (ON SITE)

Standard Members per month - August $40.00
Prime Members - August $0.00
Thursdays Around 5 (ONSITE)

Thursdays Around 5 (ONSITE)

Thursday, September 10, 2020 | 5:03-7:03pm

Thursdays Around 5 is The Center at Belvedere’s own answer to Charlottesville’s Fridays After Five.  These performances seek to showcase area musicians and provide another opportunity for the Charlottesville music-loving community to hear some favorite bands or be introduced to new ones. Free and open to the community.

SPACE IS CURRENTLY LIMITED TO 50 PEOPLE FOR EACH EVENT. REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED BY CALLING LINDA HAHN at (434) 220-9736. NO ONE WILL BE ADMITTED WITHOUT A PRIOR RESERVATION. 

Silas Frayser

Thursday, September 10, 5:03-7:00 pm

Silas Frayser is an American singer-songwriter, guitarist, and producer. He is from Charlottesville, VA and was raised in Batesville. Playing mostly acoustic rock, Silas was able to form his sound to what is a mix between acoustic beach rock/folk rock. Silas is influenced by artists such as Dave Matthews, John Mayer, The Grateful Dead.  Silas recently released a four song album in 2020 about searching for love, hope, and purpose.

 

Stephanie Nakasian with Karl Kimmel

Thursday, October 8, 5:03-7:00 pm

Join us as we are entertained by world-renowned Jazz singer Stephanie Nakasian. Stephanie is an exciting well- seasoned vocalist and master of innovative jazz improvisation. The energy in her performance is electric and spontaneous in story and song. She will be joined by bassist Karl Kimmel. Karl is from New York City where he performed in various venues until he settled in the Alleghany Highlands where he was the house bassist at the Homestead Hotel for 38 years.  

Open to all.

Location: The Center

Still Sharp Singers

Still Sharp Singers

Friday, October 2, 2020 | 1:00-2:30pm

Did you sing in your high school or college glee club? Or Church choir? Still like to sing? Come to a rehearsal and listen to the Still Sharp Singers, and decide if you would like to join this four-part mixed choral group. We welcome sopranos, altos, tenors, and basses. Ability to read music is preferred. There is a $35 fee for the Spring session and a $35 fee for the Fall session.

Members only.

Location: The Center

Contact: Dorothy Richards 434.973.5713

Barbershop Belles & Beaux

Barbershop Belles & Beaux

Friday, October 2, 2020 | 2:30-4:00pm

Women and men who love to sing are encouraged to come and share their talent. Professional singing ability is not necessary!

Even if you have never sung Barbershop harmony, you are welcome to join this group of fun-loving singers.

Director June Andrews, with over 30 years Barbershop singing experience, helps us blend our tenor, lead, baritone and bass voices together in "perfect harmony."

We perform at some Senior Center events and also in a variety of places in the region.

Members only.

Location: The Center

Contact: June Andrews (434) 823-4956