Exhibits and Events

Cambridge Cabaret returns to DCA July 24 and 25

Posted by on May 15, 2015 in Events and News, In the Galleries | 0 comments

Cambridge Cabaret —- July 24th and 25th

Back by popular demand, the Dorchester Drama Guild, a program of the DCA will present Cambridge Cabaret. 

This talent show, which creates an enjoyable evening for the audience, is currently seeking acts for the performances.

All talents are welcome: magic, juggling, singing and dancing, comedy skits, duets, dramatic readings and more.

Performers of all ages are encouraged to audition.

 Audition dates are: June 3rd 6-8 pm and  June 6th 10 am-12 noon at the DCA.

Call 410-228-7782 for more information.

Young People’s Art Show Winners List

Posted by on May 12, 2015 in Events and News, In the Galleries | 0 comments

Young People’s Art Show Winners List

North Dorchester HS- In Your Face Award: “Baby” by Nick Schmick

North Dorchester HS- Best Use of Light and Dark: “Demons” by Sierrah Lanahan

Cambridge-South Dorchester HS-Ethereal Award: “Bright Lights” by Meriam Amenzouy

Cambridge-South Dorchester HS-Blended Watercolor Award: (untitled) by Shelby Glessner

North Dorchester MS-Wire Wonder Award: “Self Portrait in Wire” by Joseph Wathen

North Dorchester MS-Best Mechanical Art: “American Rebel” by Meredith Coulbourne

Mace’s Lane -Best Fantasy Award: “The Cabin” by Kameran Phillips

SDS K-8 – The Art and Sports Award: “Soccer Popart” by Abby Robinson

SDS K-8- Red Sky Award: “My Family” by Isabelle Hughes

Maple Elementary- The Critics’ Award for Color: “Did You Get Around to It?” by Gizelle San

Maple Elementary- The Forward-Looking Award: “With Art I Can…!” by Adam Pennoyer

Warwick Elementary- Best Celestial Rendition: “Sun and Moon” by Chloe Hoxter

Hurlock Elementary- The Nature Award: “Bugs” by Erica Fair

Choptank Elementary- Best Cultural Depiction: “African Culture” by Sherlyn Tovar

Sandy Hill- Urban Landscape Award: “City Skyline” by Maggie Ryan

Sandy Hill- Best Color Blending: “Warm/Cool” by Javion Dawson

Christian School ( Easton)- Decorative Realism Award: “Tin Leaves” by Leah Skirka

Christian School ( Easton)- Musical Depiction Award:” My Guitar” by Kayla West

Best in Show honors go to:

Best Flat Art: “Bad Wolf” by Brittany Wright ( Cambridge-South Dorchester HS)

Best 3D: “Name the Elements” by Shayla Collins ( Mace’s Lane MS)

Judges’ Choice: “Steam Punk Hat” by Jacob McCroy ( Cambridge-South Dorchester HS)

People’s Choice: “American Rebel” by Meredith Coulbourne ( North Dorchester MS)

Ashley Watkins in Concert

Posted by on May 7, 2015 in Events and News, In the Galleries | 0 comments

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Ashley Watkins in Concert

August 15, 2015 at 5 pm

Ashley Watkins, Flutist

Back by popular demand, this Cambridge native continues to wow as a soloist.  Ashley earned a Bachelor of Music in 2007, and received a Master of Music in 2010 from The University of Akron in Ohio.

This is a Gallery Stage Performance.

Admission is $10.00 for DCA members, and $12.00 for non-members.


Daryl Davis in Concert

Posted by on Apr 28, 2015 in Calendar, Events and News, Featured Slider | 0 comments

Daryl Davis in Concert

Daryl Davis in Concert *** June 6, 2015 ***

Presented by:

Dorchester Center for the Arts, the Banner, and MTS

Broadcasting as part of the Robbins Concert Series.

Lecture at 4:00 pm and Concert at 8:00 pm.  The lecture is FREE.  Come hear the amazing true story of a Black man, a piano, and a Klansman.

Evening Concert begins at 8:00 pm. Rock ‘n Roll, Country, Rockabilly & Blues

                                                                                                  ONE NIGHT ONLY

“The best Boogie Woogie piano playing I’ve ever heard.” Arch Campbell, NBC News


Call 410-228-7782 for tickets

Summer Fun at DCA 2015

Posted by on Apr 21, 2015 in Classes and Workshops, Events and News | 0 comments


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Plein Air Golf Tournament

Posted by on Apr 1, 2015 in Events and News, Featured Slider | 0 comments

Plein Air Golf Tournament

Plein Air Golf Tournament 

Presented by the Dorchester Center for the Arts.

****New Date**** Sunday, June 7th

at the Hyatt Regency Chesapeake Bay Golf Resort, Spa &


100 Heron Blvd. at Rt. 50, Cambridge, MD 21613
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This event is sponsored by PNC Wealth Management. 

Registration is at 1:00pm, Shotgun start at 2:00pm. Entry fee: $70-person, $280 per team ( includes green fees, cart and cocktail party).******* 

Tickets for the cocktail party only are $25.  Party begins at 4:30 pm. Enjoy golf grill favorites plus extras; beer and wine cash bar.  

This is a 9-hole only Scramble with 4-person teams.  If you do not enter a team list, you will be placed with others. Prizes will be awarded to 1st and 2nd place teams; all other teams will be placed in a drawing for a prize.  Click on Golf Team Entry Form.

Hole sponsorships are being offered at $100. 

Plein Air Painters at tees and driving range.

Wet Paint Sale; silent auction during cocktail party.

Payment due by June 5, 2015.  Send check to DCA, or call 410-228-7782 with credit card information.  Entry forms available at the DCA, or can be downloaded at dorchesterarts.org.

 Cancellation Policy:  If golf tournament is cancelled due to the weather, a rain date will be scheduled.  If player cancels, 48 hour notice is required to receive 50% of entry fee.  If player is a “no-show,” entry fee is non-refundable.

Questions, please call 410-228-7782.

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In the Galleries * May 2015

Posted by on Mar 31, 2015 in Events and News, Featured Slider, In the Galleries | 0 comments

In the Galleries  * May 2015

  In the Galleries * May 2015


Artwork in a variety of media from school-aged children.

Show dates: April 30 through May 30

Artist’s Reception:   Saturday, May 9th  5 – 7:30 pm with live music and kid-friendly refreshments.

Come see this fantastic display.   



DCA Spring and Summer 2015

Posted by on Mar 23, 2015 in Classes and Workshops, Events and News, Ongoing Classes | 0 comments

DCA Spring and Summer 2015   

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Friday Night Live: Young Voices – Cherry

Posted by on Mar 20, 2015 in Calendar, Events and News, Featured Slider, In the Galleries | 0 comments

Friday Night Live: Young Voices – Cherry

Katelynn CherryFriday Night Live: Young Voices presents Katelynn Cherry

Gallery Stage Performance on May 29th     7 pm

Katelynn Cherry is a 14 year old vocal dynamo.  She has performed for the Avalon Theatre, MD House and Senate Dinner, Governor and Lt. Governor, National Cherry Blossom Festival, and more!

Katelynn is a student of master voice classes in New York City, and a local community theatre performer.

$10.00 for DCA members, and $12.00 for non-members.  For this final concert in the series, a student ticket will be $5.00  ( age 16 or younger).

Come join us for a wonderful evening of music.

Second Saturdays

Posted by on Jan 8, 2015 in Classes and Workshops, Events and News, Ongoing Classes | 0 comments

  Second Saturdays – Art for All         3-5 pm        May 9th

Spring has arrived and now it is time to get out of the house and try something new!!!

Drop in monthly and express your inner artist.  Try your hand at a different project each month, and take a great piece home!  Media varies.  You might paint, make a collage, draw, glue, staple, who knows?  This is a FREE program.

Guided instruction provided.

Come be surprised and ready to experiment.  No registration is necessary.

Under 16 , please be accompanied by an adult.