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…

EMPAC Presents the Premiere of “echo/archive”

Troy, NY — On Friday, March 2, the Curtis R. Priem Experimental Media and Performing Arts Center (EMPAC) at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute will present the world premiere of echo/archive, a performance collaboration between choreographer Elena Demyanenko and filmmaker Erika Mijlin. Developed over the past year at EMPAC, echo/archive combines live dance with live and pre-recorded video to reflect the layers of memory and heritage that exist in each human body. Elena…

PS21 Announces 2018 Spring Schedule of Events And Opening of New State-of-the-Art Black Box Theater

[CHATHAM, NY] – PS21: Performance Spaces for the 21st Century announces their Spring 2018 Program of dance and live theater. Marking the inauguration of the new state-of-the-art black box theater will be a festive opening and dance performance by Caleb Teicher and Nic Gareiss. Other season highlights include three live theater productions: a staged reading…

Mahaiwe December Events

 
Highlights include concerts by Natalie MacMaster and Donnell Leahy, Blind Boys of Alabama, John Pizzarelli Quartet, and more Great Barrington, Mass.— The Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center will present an array of festive events in December, including concerts by Natalie MacMaster and Donnell Leahy, the Blind Boys of Alabama featuring Preservation Hall Legacy Horns, John Pizzarelli…

French Multimedia Artist Laure Prouvost Presents Work-in-Progress Performance of her New EMPAC Commission, “They Are Waiting for You”

Troy, NY — On Thursday, November 16, French artist Laure Prouvost will present a work-in-progress showing of her new stage performance at the Curtis R. Priem Experimental Media and Performing Arts Center (EMPAC) at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. While Prouvost is primarily known for her visual art and film work, They Are Waiting for You is the Turner Prize-winning artist’s first major commission for the stage, currently under development…