Sixteen Western Mass Non-Profits Receive Grants from Massachusetts Cultural Facilities Fund

CAPITAL GRANTS Berkshire Pulse, Inc., Housatonic Project: Elevator Repair for Increased Accessibility Grant: $84,000 About the Facility: Berkshire Pulse’s home in downtown Housatonic is part of the historic Monument Mills property, which is listed in the National Register of Historic Places. The third floor of the 1866 mill building has become the ideal space for…

Dance and Theater Arts Summer Workshops at PS21 for Kids

[CHATHAM, NY] – This summer, PS21: Performance Spaces for the 21st Century offers five diverse dance and theater workshops just for kids. Pre-registration is required for all workshops. “An important aspect our mission is to reach as many young people as possible and expose them to the joy and freedom that comes from sharing experiences…

PS21 Presents Five Free Live Performances For Kids

[CHATHAM, NY] For the twelfth consecutive year, PS21: Performance Spaces for the 21st Century presents a series of free afternoon performances especially for kids and their families. This year PS21’s “Just For Fun” program features Native American storytelling, a history of protest songs, modern dance, tap, and African dancing and drumming. The events will be…

Choreographer Trajal Harrell Presents “The Return of La Argentina” at EMPAC

Troy, NY — On Tuesday, April 25, at 5PM, choreographer Trajal Harrell will present a special matinee performance of his dance The Return of La Argentina at the Curtis R. Priem Experimental Media and Performing Arts Center at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. The performance will take place on the EMPAC Mezzanine and is free and open to the public. The performance marks the beginning of Harrell’s artist residency…

PS21 Presents Free Spring Workshops Just for Kids

[CHATHAM, NY] – PS21: Performance Spaces for the 21st Century presents a series of exceptional dance and theater workshops for kids this spring. Held at Chatham’s Mary E. Dardess Elementary School, the workshops are free. Pre-registration is required. “An important aspect our mission is to reach as many young people as possible and expose them…