By Anna and Nathanael Fisher In a recent interview, we were asked if reaching our ten-year milestone felt like “We did it. Mission Accomplished!” Our response was that it feels more like “Mission ongoing, mission good start, mission we’ve so much more to do.” As we look back on the...
By Anna Fisher, Associate Artistic and Education Director We always have a little break in August between our children’s summer camps and our fall classes here at Emerald Coast Theatre Company. The building becomes eerily quiet and empty and I don’t like it one bit. There is just something about...
Nine new sculptures and a Super Reef Anchor Point were added recently to the nation’s first permanent Underwater Museum of Art (UMA) in the Gulf, off the coast of Grayton Beach State Park in South Walton. Named by Time Magazine as one of 100 “World’s Greatest Places,” the UMA is...
In May, J.Leon Gallery + Studio, the area’s newest fine art gallery, hosted its monthly Sip N’ Stroll event, where eight new artists debuted in the gallery’s Summer show from May 6, 2022, until Aug. 1, 2022. The gallery welcomed artists, Neda Raeisian, Susan Lucas, Bradley Copeland, Rachael Homack,...

ECTC Summer Pop

Emerald Coast Theatre Company (ECTC), 560 Grand Boulevard (upstairs) in Grand Boulevard Town Center, Miramar Beach, announces a change to the second offering of the Summer Pop Series lineup. The Saturday, June 10, 7:30 p.m. event will now be The Sinatra Show. Josh Sirten as Frank Sinatra invites you to...
The Northwest Florida Ballet will stage two free outdoor community performances at Grand Boulevard and the Mattie Kelly Arts Foundation in June. The series includes NFB’s return to Grand Boulevard at Sandestin’s Grand Park on Saturday, June 18, at 7:30 p.m. for Ballet at Twilight. The second performance will...
The Northwest Florida Ballet will stage two free outdoor community performances at Grand Boulevard and the Mattie Kelly Arts Foundation in June. The series includes NFB’s return to Grand Boulevard at Sandestin’s Grand Park on Saturday, June 18, at 7:30 p.m. for Ballet at Twilight. The second performance will...
Wellness, Wine & Wisdom Books Launch from our Local Authors Natalie Leon is a wellness and fitness coach, eating disorder survivor, body image advocate, keynote speaker, Ambassador for Lululemon and the creator of Loving Me Retreats. She is also the owner of Loving Me Fitness which will soon celebrate its...
By Anna and Nathanael Fisher What do roller skates, mall hair, leg warmers, jean shorts, neon green and Greek Mythology all have in common? They’re just a few of the ‘80’s throwbacks you’ll find in ECTC’s production of Xanadu! This Tony Award-nominated, hilarious musical adventure is about following your dreams...
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