Wakaliwood Returns to Proctors!

New film Bad Black screens with live visit from producer Alan Hofmanis and Skype interview with director Isaac Nabwana, 7 p.m. Saturday, June 1 SCHENECTADY, N.Y.—MAY 24, 2019—In early 2016, the GE Theatre at Proctors, following a screening of Who Killed Captain Alex? became a Wakaliwood studio, while the crowd, via Skype, was “killed” for a comic action film. Alex introduced…

Music Mountain Opens with Concerts by the Gabriel Alegria Afro-Peruvian Sextet & the Escher String Quartet

On June 15 at Music Mountain, the Twilight Series, which reflects the diversity and versatility of artistic programming at Music Mountain, opens with a vibrant performance of the Gabriel Alegria Afro-Peruvian Sextet.  On June 16, the Escher String Quartet plays quartets of Beethoven and Schubert as well as Dvořák’s Piano Quintet with Soyeon Kate Lee. SATURDAY, JUNE 15, 5 PM Gordon Hall Gabriel Alegria…

Silverthorne Theater Company Presents “The Fantasticks”

Greenfield, MA –Silverthorne Theater Company presents The Fantasticks, the longest-running musical in Broadway history, as the second production of STC’s 2019 Season. The show plays June 20 – 29 in The Perch at Hawks & Reed Performing Arts Center in Greenfield. The run kicks off with the Big Brothers Big Sisters of Franklin County Opening Night Benefit on June 20 with all tickets…

Illuminate Theatre Auditions for Performers of Color

lluminate Theatre produces new and original content highlighting the art and lives of black and brown theater creators. Our monthly cabaret allows artists and the community to gain consistent exposure to challenging, engaging theater. Over the past year and a half we have featured a number of themes covering everything from stereotypes to women’s rights.…

REVIEW: “Camelot” at the Mac-Haydn Theatre

by Roseann Cane There may be no American musical that comes close to the poignant resonance of Lerner and Lowe’s Camelot. A favorite play of President John F. Kennedy (who had been a classmate of Lerner’s at Harvard), the star-studded, award-winning show originally ran on Broadway from December 1960 through early January 1963. It was…