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Critic’s Picks: Sing-along “Messiah” in Lakewood, impressionism at Tacoma’s American Art Co, DASH’s “Dreamgirls” and WinterFest at UPS

Last year's Sing-along "Messiah" at Lakewood. Courtesy image.

Sing-along Messiah in Lakewood

Love “The Messiah”? Love to sing? Then this is the event for you, as the choir and professional instrumentalists at Lakewood’s Christ Lutheran Church lead the audience in a sing-along of Handel’s beloved oratorio, with all the favorite choruses. 2 p.m. Dec. 2. $10 suggested donation with canned food item. Christ Lutheran Church, 8211 112th St. SW, Lakewood. 253-582-0331, christlutheranlakewood.com

Michael Ferguson’s “Impressions” at American Art Co

Michael Ferguson’s lush oils and acrylics capture the light and shadow of the Pacific Northwest landscape that inspire him, with soft brushstrokes and impressionistic outlines. 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Tuesday-Friday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday through Jan. 19. Free. American Art Co, 1126 Broadway, Tacoma. 253-272-4327, americanartco.com

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Annual City of Tacoma AMOCAT awards honor four local arts advocates

The Tacoma Arts Commission has announced the recipients of its 2011 AMOCAT Arts Awards, given in three separate categories plus one more created for the 10th year of the commission’s Art at Work Month. The new Arts Leadership award goes to David Fischer, executive director of arts presenter/manager the Broadway Center for the Performing Arts; the Greater Tacoma Community Foundation receive the Arts Patron award; the D.A.S.H. Center for the Arts receives the award for Community Outreach by an organization while the Community Outreach award by an artist goes to poet and filmmaker Stella

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