Fulton-Montgomery Community College Announces New Associate Degree in Entertainment Technology

School President Dustin Swanger says program offers students “a clear path towards employment” in the arts   SCHENECTADY, N.Y.—MAY 21, 2019—Under the marquee at Proctors Tuesday morning, Fulton-Montgomery Community College President Dustin Swanger announced a new degree program aimed at students considering a career in the ever-growing entertainment industry.   Developed with input from Proctors…

Mahaiwe Receives Support for Community Outreach and Inclusion 

Great Barrington, Mass.—The Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center recently received grants totally $114,000 in support of its 2019 community outreach and inclusion efforts. Funders include the Feigenbaum Foundation, the Town of Great Barrington’s Community Preservation Act program, Berkshire Taconic Community Foundation’s Arts Build Community initiative with funding from the Barr Foundation, and Massachusetts Cultural Council’s Universal…

Kate Wilkins Joins Proctors Collaborative as Annual Fund Director

SHENECTADY, N.Y.—MAY 7, 2019—Arts enthusiast Kate Wilkins has joined the Relationships department at Proctors Collaborative as annual fund director. She comes to the organization following positions as director of development at The Sembrich, an opera museum and performance venue in Bolton Landing, and as assistant director at Granville’s Slate Valley Museum.   The Scotia native…

WAM Theatre Celebrates Donations to Two Non-Profit Beneficiaries

LENOX, MA [May 7, 2019] — Every year, WAM Theatre donates a portion of the box office proceeds from their Main Stage productions to agencies that benefit women and girls locally, nationally, or internationally. The success of the world premiere of LADY RANDY enabled the company to present $8,000 to their 16th beneficiary,  Tapestry Health…

Call For Musicians – Music @ Noon Concert Series

Call For Musicians – Music @ Noon Concert Series 2019-2020 Season Deadline:  May 31, 2019  TROY, NEW YORK      The Troy Savings Bank Music Hall is accepting applications from professional and amateur regional musicians to perform as part of our annual Music @ Noon community concert series. Since 1988, on the second Tuesday of each month from October to…