Shakespeare & Company Presents “Cymbeline”

(Lenox, MA) – Shakespeare & Company presents Shakespeare’s Cymbeline, directed by Founding Artistic Director Tina Packer. This tale of love and passion, produced for the first time on the Company’s Mainstage, runs in the Tina Packer Playhouse from July 4 to August 6, 2017. The production also marks a personal milestone for Packer, who, after opening…

Hawthorne Valley Waldorf School Presents “Our Town”

Hawthorne Valley Waldorf School‘s 10th Grade Performs Our Town by Thornton Wilder  Come out and support the 10th grade as they perform Thornton Wilder’s Our Town. This American classic tells the story of the fictional small town of Grover’s Corners, NH. Directed by Walking the dog Theater‘s David Anderson and HVS’s Eric Müller. Performances: Friday, April 7th at…

Choreographer Mary Armentrout offers workshop at EMPAC

Troy, NY — On Wednesday, April 12, San Francisco-based choreographer Mary Armentrout will conduct an open workshop at the Curtis R. Priem Experimental Media and Performing Arts Center (EMPAC) at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. Titled From Feldenkrais to GoPro, the event will introduce participants to the Feldenkrais Method of Somatic Education in the context of contemporary media technologies such as the GoPro portable camera. The workshop…

Simon’s Rock & Kickwheel Ensemble Theater present Facing Our Truth with Multicultural BRIDGE Wednesday, March 29 from 7-8:30 pm in the McConnell Theatre, Daniel Arts Center, Bard College at Simon’s Rock In 2013, The New Black Fest in New York City commissioned six very diverse playwrights to write 10-minute plays on the topic of Trayvon…

A Talk by Media Theorist Susan Kozel at EMPAC

Troy, NY — On March 29, the Curtis R. Priem Experimental Media and Performing Arts Center (EMPAC) at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute will host media theorist Susan Kozel to discuss her research on the convergence of philosophy, dance, and media technologies. The talk, titled When Performance and Philosophy Become Design Materials: Dialogues Between Dance and Interaction Design, will start at 7PM. Admission is free and open to the public. In the realm of…