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“Watering the Flowers” Film Series Continues with EMPAC Artists-in-Residence Screenings

Troy, NY — The Curtis R. Priem Experimental Media and Performing Arts Center (EMPAC) at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute is pleased to announce the second half of the Watering the Flowers film series, which will feature the work of EMPAC artists-in-residence throughout the Spring 2017 season. Started in Fall 2016, Watering the Flowers takes its title from cinema pioneer Georges Méliès’ 1896 film of the…

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Choreographers Gerard & Kelly host Open Studio for “Modern Living”

Troy, NY — On Thursday, February 23 at 7PM, choreographers Gerard & Kelly will host a free open-studio presentation on their work-in-progress, Modern Living, exploring queer intimacy and domestic space, at the Curtis R. Priem Experimental Media and Performing Arts Center (EMPAC) at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. In 2016, Gerard & Kelly choreographed nine dancers in performances at the landmark Schindler House in West Hollywood, CA, the site of an…

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Williamstown Theatre Festival Announces 2017 Summer Season

New York, NY (February 9, 2017) – Artistic Director Mandy Greenfield has announced the Williamstown Theatre Festival 2017 Summer Season, the 63rd Season for the Tony® Award-winning theatre company, which will include four world premieres, a new musical, the first production of a WTF commissioned artist, and much more. The season, running from June 27 – August 20, 2017, begins on the Main Stage with…

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EMPAC Presents an Introduction to Wave Field Synthesis, Demonstration and Discussion

Troy, NY — In 2016, the Curtis R. Priem Experimental Media and Performing Arts Center (EMPAC) at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute completed construction on a 496-speaker “wave field synthesis” audio array, one of the most extensive and precise systems of its kind in the world. On February 16, 17, and 18, EMPAC music curator Argeo Ascani and audio engineers Todd Vos and Jeff Svatek…

The '62 Center for Theatre and Dance is located at 1000 Main Street (Rt. 2) on the Williams College campus.

February & March Events at the ’62 Center

The ’62 Center for Theatre and Dance at Williams College (1000 Main Street/Route 2 in Williamstown, MA) has announced its schedule of events in February and March 2017.  Box Office: Open Tuesday – Saturday, 1-5 PM, 413-597-2425  For more information, including a complete listing of shows, please visit 62center.williams.edu Step Competition Feb 11  |  8:00  PM  |  $3…