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2015 Fine Arts Poster Reception

Posted May 19, 2015 at 10:52 AM in Behind The Scenes, Britt Institute, General, Pictures, Reviews

2015Poster_small.jpgThe 2015 Britt Music & Arts Festival Poster was unveiled on Wednesday, May 13, during a special reception at Britt Pavillion. Featured artist, Sue Bennett, was honored and spoke about artistic inspiration for her original watercolor "Moon Music."

The 2015 poster is available for sale at the Britt offices in Medford: $35 for a signed poster and $20 for an unsigned poster. Read the full article

Brittilaria sculpture installed on the hill

Posted Apr 17, 2015 at 01:22 PM in General, Pictures

Brittilariablog-bloghome.jpgA new work by Jacksonville metal artist Cheryl Garcia has been installed on the Britt hill. Titled “Brittilaria,” the sculpture was inspired by the frittilaria flower that grows in the Jacksonville Woodlands. “Brittilaria” is located near the entrance to the Britt hill, next to the Performance Garden. The work is on a long-term loan to Britt from Dr. Sean Kevin Roden and Mrs. Sonya Kay Roden.    Read the full article

Volunteer Profile: Kristianna Woods

Posted Jul 31, 2014 at 02:26 AM in General, Behind The Scenes, Volunteers

KristiannaWoods-bloghome.jpgKristianna has been a Britt fan since moving to the Rogue Valley 14 years ago. She loves live music, especially in outdoor settings and enjoys the variety of music that Britt Festivals provide.

She's been a volunteer for 4 seasons and held many positions on the hill: ticket taker, event staff, clean up, and usher. She prefers to "work the hill" as an usher   Read the full article

Ray Robison Recalls a Memorable Night at Britt

Posted May 13, 2014 at 09:06 AM in General, Reviews

robison2.jpgRecently, we asked our Facebook friends to remember a special night at Britt, that might have included, for example, falling in love, dancing on stage, connecting with old friends, or something else. We were moved in particular by Ray Robison's answer   Read the full article.

Former Intern Profile: Gabriella Mingoia

Posted Apr 18, 2014 at 08:02 AM in General, Behind The Scenes, Volunteers

Gabriella_Mingoia.jpgWe like to check in with our former interns to discover what new adventures they're having and how being a Britt Intern contributed to their career goals. Gabriella was a Development Intern during 2013.

"I don't think that I would be a fellow at Berkeley Rep if I hadn't done my Britt internship."   Read the full article