Arts in the Valley
Saturday, May 20, 2023
10am - 2pm
Sutton Public Schools
383 Boston Road
Sutton, MA 01590
Arts in the Valley fosters an appreciation of the arts and culture by showcasing art curriculum necessary to shape future careers. This event highlights the importance of arts in education while connecting professionals working in the Arts with students and educators. Arts in the Valley is a day filled with dynamic workshops, interactive presentations, and a fine art show to captivate every audience.
Organizations, businesses and professionals with an appreciation of the arts and culture and that prioritize the importance of the art curriculum necessary to shape future careers are invited to join in this celebration. For more information on supporting this community event, please contact us.
She has been described as the singer songwriter who is the “centerpiece” for many Worcester, MA-born bands specializing in blues, jazz, folk, soul, gospel, and funk. As a fine artist, Keri’s captivating work has been shown at many galleries—most recently at The White Room in Worcester in the Torrid Exhibition. Keri is also an Art Teacher at Norrback Elementary school. She studied painting, fine art, and sculpture at Columbia College and North Park University, along with art education at Fitchburg State University, and Framingham State University.
You can read more about Keri Anderson on IG at @kerianderson68
Album Download: littlesugarandthebigspoon.bandcamp.com
*Sutton High Alumnus
Visual & Performing Artist
Mia is known for her portrait photography using natural light and picturesque locations. In 2019 she was featured in Inspiring Teens Magazine. This is her 5th year working as a professional photographer. A graduate of the Bay Path RVTHS cosmetology program and a trained, competitive dancer Mia is currently enrolled at the Bancroft School of Massage. When she’s not at school, editing or on a photoshoot, Mia works at Ulta as a manager.
Connect with Mia Bohanan on IG at @miabohananphotography
*Bay Path Vocational Technical High School Alumnus
Steve appeared on film most recently in SPIRITED starring Will Ferrell. He’s played recurring characters on television for TBS and Showtime. Steve is the Associate Director of A Christmas Carol at The Hanover Theatre and longtime cast member. Also a faculty member at Worcester State University “Gags” just music directed the VPA’s spring production of The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee. He has worked across the globe as an actor/musician performing in three international tours with Broadway Asia and he continues to tour locally as a vocalist and trombonist with The Vaughn Monroe Show helmed by big band leader Dan Gabel. Steve has his BA in Music Education from UMASS, Amherst.
*Holy Name Alumnus
Actor & Music Director
Patrick Allen Joslyn
Patrick (aka Joslyn Fox) is a regular headliner in MA and has performed all over the country after appearing as a contestant on season six of the iconic TV show “RuPaul’s Drag Race”. Known for the tagline “Keep it Foxy!” he also created a name for himself as DJ Patrick Allen and most recently worked as the in house DJ at Polar Park for the WooSox. Prior to impressing us on the big stage with his musical tastes, dance ability, and infectious giggle, Joslyn worked as the social media director for The Sole Proprietor.
*Auburn High School Alumnus
DJ, Drag Queen, and Social Media Director
Annie most recently choreographed Wizard of Oz for the education department at North Shore Music Theatre. She is the associate director of A Christmas Carol at The Hanover Theatre and longtime cast member. Additional hats she wears at The Hanover Theatre include marketing consultant, special project coordinator, DEIB committee member, and blogger. She’s appeared on various films and commercials most notably as “Lady MC” sharing the stage with The Rock in the Warner Brother’s film, CENTRAL INTELLIGENCE. She co-created POLLiNANNi PRODUCTiONS, a fun Youtube Channel for kids! Annie has a BFA in Musical Theatre from The Hartt School.
*Sutton High School Alumnus