PS21 Announces 2018 Summer Schedule of Events in its New Pavilion Theater

[CHATHAM, NY] PS21: Performance Spaces for the 21st Century is proud to announce their 2018 summer schedule, the first in its new state-of-the-art pavilion theater. Highlights of the season include Eliot Fisk and Yehuda Hanani headlining the Paul Grunberg Memorial Bach Concert, the Rory Block Gospel & Blues Fest Weekend, five diverse music concerts, and…

PS21 Offers Cultural Educational Opportunities for All Ages

Providing Programming and Cultural Educational Opportunities for All Ages is a Cornerstone of PS21’s Mission [CHATHAM, NY] Since its inception in 1999, PS21: Performance Spaces for the 21st Century has provided a variety of youth and children’s programming and cultural educational opportunities. Artists working professionally in their fields of dance, music and theater who love…

Seeking Professional Dancers for an Original Outdoor Performance in the Berkshires

WORKSHOP & AUDITION FOR ORIGINAL PERFORMANCE GiBa moves / Gina Bashour Choreographer, Dancer & Educator Seeking male and female professional dancers for an original outdoor performance. Must have strong contact/partnering skills, improvisation skills and excellent contemporary dance technique. Looking for dynamic performers comfortable in a collaborative environment with openness to work and perform outdoors. The workshop…

Jamal Jackson Dance Company Performs “Rob Day” at PS21’s New BlackBox Theater

Fusing African Dance with Modern and Hip Hop techniques, Jackson explores gun culture and our connections to it [CHATHAM, NY] PS21: Performance Spaces for the 21st Century welcomes the Jamal Jackson Dance Company (JJDC) to their new state-of-the-art theater Friday and Saturday, April 27 and 28 at 8:00 pm. This evening-length production of “Rob Day” explores gun culture and our connections…

Ni’Ja Whitson Performs “A Meditation on Tongues” at EMPAC

Troy, NY — On Thursday, April 5, at 7PM, choreographer Ni’Ja Whitson presents their dance performance A Meditation on Tongues at the Curtis R. Priem Experimental Media and Performing Arts Center (EMPAC) at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. A Meditation on Tongues is Whitson’s live-dance adaptation of filmmaker and activist Marlon T. Riggs 1989 film Tongues Untied, a groundbreaking portrait of black, gay identity. Upon its release, Riggs’ Tongues Untied was one of the first efforts…

Mahaiwe Announces Additions to 2018 Schedule

 Highlights include Mahaiwe Gala featuring Whoopi Goldberg; summer concerts by Melissa Etheridge, Ani DiFranco, The Wailers, Pat Benatar and Neil Giraldo, Air Supply, Paul Taylor Dance Company; fall concerts Chris Botti, Postmodern Jukebox, and Arlo Guthrie Great Barrington, Mass.— Mahaiwe Executive Director Beryl Jolly announces additions to the performing arts center’s 2018 schedule, including the Mahaiwe Gala…

Hubbard Hall Hosts Annual Irish Ceili March 17

Come and celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with traditional Irish dance on Wednesday, March 17 at 7 pm at the Cambridge Central School. Bring friends or family members, anyone who’d like to watch some Irish dancing, or try it. A “ceili” is like an Irish square dance, where dances are taught and anyone can participate or…