Tag Archives: Kathryn McAvoy

Spark Youth With The Arts

It starts with the tap of your foot to a sound you hear in your head, and then you realize it’s music. Like a soft ting of a bell or the graceful descent and deliberate resting place of a snowflake, it uplifts and intensifies the sense of sight and sound in all of its majestic forms. It’s Art, a gift bequeathed to be nurtured and chiseled into magnificence. Enter the (CAP, www.capkids.org): a visual arts and performance program that facilitates artistic creativity. Consisting of a single dance class and ten students at its inception in 1993, the Cathedral Arts Project …

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Here’s Jimmy: Jacksonville’s Tonight Show with Jim Alabiso

  , Jacksonville’s first ever live talk show, premieres this month on the network. The show, co-produced and written by Mr. Alabiso, will follow a similar format to the major network late night shows, with Albiso opening each program with a monologue, followed by guest interviews, and intercut with music and comedy skits. Local artists and cultural innovators will join Alabiso and his in house band, . Originally from  Brooklyn, New York, Jim has made his home and found his passion for social advocacy here in Jacksonville. Prior to his work on Tonight!, Alabiso has made a name for himself …

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MeeMeeTV Jax Launches

JAX is on the air! MeeMee is a new television station designed to showcase the local creative community. Local musicians, screenwriters, actors and directors can now share their talents, information, documentaries or original artistic content with their hometown. Not everyone has traditional cable, and some are even turning theirs off. New technology currently standard in all TV sets manufactured after 2010 allows MeeMeeTV Jax as a digital channel with a market reach from St. Augustine to Fernandina to Clay County. Founders  and  began this venture to provide an outlet for the great talent in Jacksonville to be showcased. “It’s amazing …

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