Mahaiwe Announces December Events 

Highlights include Radio Deluxe Live with John Pizzarelli and Jessica Molaskey Plus Met Opera, Bolshoi Ballet, and London’s National Theatre HD broadcasts,  and family movies Great Barrington, Mass.— The Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center will present Radio Deluxe Live with John Pizzarelli and Jessica Molaskey, as well as Met Opera, Bolshoi Ballet, and London’s National Theatre HD broadcasts, and an array of…

Albany Berkshire Ballet Presents Nutcracker Tea Party

Pittsfield, MASS- Albany Berkshire Ballet offers the community a delicious taste of Nutcracker holiday magic with a very special event in downtown Pittsfield this November 11, serving up a flavorful sampling of the beloved ballet with a delectable bounty of refreshments. The Nutcracker Tea Party will be held at Zion Lutheran Church in downtown Pittsfield on the Sunday November 11,…

EMPAC Presents Disability Arts Innovator Alice Sheppard & Kinetic Light in “DESCENT”

EMPAC presents disability arts innovator Alice Sheppard & Kinetic Light in DESCENT, Nov. 15-16 A new dance work exploring the intersection of disability, dance, design, and technology TROY, NY—On November 15 and 16, the Curtis R. Priem Experimental Media and Performing Arts Center (EMPAC) at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute presents choreographer and disability arts innovator Alice Sheppard with her company Kinetic…

Mahaiwe Presents Pilobolus

Great Barrington, Mass.— The Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center will present acclaimed dance theater troupe Pilobolus on February 8 and 9, 2019. Tickets go on sale to Mahaiwe members on Thursday, October 25 at 12 noon and to the general public on Thursday, November 1 at 12 noon. “We can’t wait to welcome back one of the most…

Artist Wu Tsang wins 2018 MacArthur Fellowship in Advance of Premiere at EMPAC 10YEARS

Sudden Rise is an EMPAC-commissioned performance by the collaborative ensemble Moved by the Motion (Wu Tsang, boychild, Josh Johnson, Patrick Belaga, and Asma Maroof) TROY, NY—Artist Wu Tsang has been named a 2018 recipient of the MacArthur Foundation Fellowship. Working in residence at the Curtis R. Priem Experimental Media and Performing Arts Center (EMPAC) at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute…

EMPAC Announces Full Lineup for 10YEARS Celebration October 11-13, 2018

Featuring premieres by Wu Tsang and boychild, Yara Travieso, Maria Hassabi, Isabelle Pauwels, and performances by Formosa Quartet, International Contemporary Ensemble, Trajal Harrell, and more TROY, NY—The Curtis R. Priem Experimental Media and Performing Arts Center (EMPAC) at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute will celebrate a decade of adventurous programming at the intersection of art, science, and…

Request for Proposals: Eggtooth Productions Radical Interconnectedness Festival

Request for Proposals Eggtooth Productions Radical Interconnectedness Festival Turners Falls, MA April 26, 27, 2019 We are seeking proposals from artists to address the concerns of marginalized communities. We invite stories that engage issues of race, age, gender, religion, economic class, and those aspects of cultural identity that have been suppressed. We seek a wide…