Short Film Festival • 2017

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We are proud to announce our first annual Short Film Festival! If you have a completed short film – or plan on having one finished by August 1, 2017 – we encourage you to enter your film for consideration in out first annual short film festival scheduled for August 18, 2017. Show your film before a live audience and take a chance at winning a cash prize as decided by our judges and the audience themselves. Because we are focusing on short works, your film needs to be a minimum of three (3) minutes and a maximum of fifteen (15) minutes (including credits). All films must meet and adhere to commonly accepted film ratings no more than PG-13. (Sorry – Any material stronger than PG-13 will not be accepted.) C’mon! Show us your best work and help us start something special in Hilliard! Applicants may submit films for consideration in one of the following categories: Action/Adventure Comedy Drama Documentary/Nonfiction Horror Music Sci-Fi Download Festival rules and submission application. Entry Dates: Early Entry Deadline: Must be submitted with $20 early entry fee and postmarked by: July 21 at 6 p.m. EST Official Deadline: Must be submitted with $25 entry fee and postmarked by:...

Hilliard Author Book Signing

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Come join us on Sunday April 30, 2017 to meet seven local authors and learn about their books at the Hilliard Author Book Signing brought to you by the Hilliard Arts Council and Destination Hilliard Location: Hilliard Civic and Cultural Arts Center 5425 Center St, Hilliard, OH 43026 Time: 1 to 3 p.m. (1:00 p.m. Meet the Authors and learn about their books 1:50 p.m. Book Signing and Reception) Admission is free and any donations accepted will go to to benefit Hilliard Arts Council. Authors include (See Press Release for Details):  Sandra Akers Brian Lidle Shannon Upton Christy Sturtz Rick McGivern Rick Isbell Ed Rothacker Each author will have a supply of their books for sale. Some authors only accept cash. For more information: email The Hilliard Arts Council PRESS RELEASE: Hilliard Author Book Signing HILLIARD, OHIO— The first Hilliard Author Book Signing is slated for Sunday, April 30th from 1:00 to 3:00 p.m. at the Hilliard Civic and Cultural Arts Center, 5425 Center Street. This collaborative event sponsored by Destination Hilliard and Hilliard Arts Council will feature seven Hilliard authors featuring children to adult books on a variety of topics. Meet the authors at 1:00 p.m. followed...

2017 Summer Improv Camp

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Now is the time to sign up for the Hilliard Arts Council Summer Improv Camp!  Camp runs July 31- August 4, 2017 from 9 am to 4 pm. Location: Hilliard Civic and Cultural Arts Center 5425 Center St, Hilliard, OH 43026 Open to students entering grades 7-9 for the coming school year. Students will learn various forms of improvisation, take part in theatre games and even write their own comedy sketches. The week will culminate in a performance featuring sketches written by the students. There will also be a “competition” where the students will play various improv games and ask the audience to judge the winner. Fee is $150/wk. Registration is limited to 50 kids. You may register and pay online by going to localevelevents.com. For more information: email The Hilliard Arts Council This is not an official activity of the Hilliard City...