Thursday March 7, 2013

WORDS, WORDS

Bennington College

Bennington

March 13 at 7 p.m. -- Poetry reading and discussion with Mary Jo Bang.

March 18 at 7 p.m. -- The Social Science Colloquium presents Rudolf P. Gaudio. "God Keep a Secret: Language, Sexuality & Space in Islamic Northern Nigeria."

March 25 at 7 p.m. -- The Social Science Colloquium presents "Mythic Foundations: Maya Architecture and the Origins of Kings," by William Saturno.

March 26 at 7:25 p.m. -- Visual Arts Lecture Series presents: Steve Grimmer.

The Clark Art Institute

Williamstown, Mass.

March 11 at 7 p.m. -- "Shorts in Winter," short stories read by Williamstown Theatre Festival.

March 16 at 5:30 p.m. -- Free public conversation: "Art History and Materiality."

The Egg

Albany, N.Y. 518-473-1845

April 11 at 8 p.m. -- David Sedaris

April 13 at 8 p.m. -- Amy Schumer

Northshire Books

Manchester

March 8 at 7 p.m. -- Harry Martin

March 9 at 7 p.m. -- Greg Barrett

March 10 at 4 p.m. -- Pam Houston

South Street Café

Bennington

April 13 at TBD -- Poetry reading.

Williams College

Williamstown, Mass.

March 16 at 5:30 p.m. -- "Art History and Materiality."

April 2 at 5:30 p.m. -- "Re-skilling, Repurposing, and Research in Contemporary Art"

April 6 at 5:30 p.


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April 16 at 5:30 p.m. -- Colored Photographs ad White Weddings -- A Study of Reception in South Africa"

April 20 at 5:30 p.m. -- "Conditions of Visibility in Greek and Roman Art"

April 30 at 5:30 p.m. -- "Beyond the Skin of Appearance."

FILM

Bennington College

Bennington

March 19 at 7:25 p.m. -- Visual Arts Lecture Series presents: "Coal Spell," "River Rites," and "Three Men and a Fish Pond."

Cinema7

Bennington. 802-442-8179

Call for regular film schedule.

Images Cinema

Williamstown, Mass. 413-458-5612.

March 9 at 4:30 p.m. -- "More Than Honey," part of the Fresh Fest film series.

MASS MoCA

North Adams, Mass.

March 7 at 7:30 p.m. -- Documentary "Kings of Pastry."

March 23 -- "One Minute Film Festival: 10 Years" opens.

April 4 at 7:30 p.m. -- Documentary "Buzkashi!"

April 6 at 5 p.m. -- Opening reception for "One Minute Film Festival: 10 Years" part of "3-2-1!" With openings for "Life’s Work: Tom Philips and Johnny Carrera" and "Mark Dion: Octagon Room." Plus closing reception for "Oh, Canada."

April 23 at 7:30 p.m. -- Documentary "The Human Tower."

DANCE

Bennington College

Bennington

March 17 at 9 a.m. -- The Dance MiniFest. Full day of dancing.

The Clark Art Institute

Williamstown, Mass.

Marlboro College

Marlboro

March 11 at 7:30 p.m. -- Afro-Cuban dance group Iroko Nuevo.

Williams College

Williamstown, Mass.

March 8 at 8 p.m. -- The Rite of Spring (MST)

March 8 at 3 p.m. -- The Rite of Spring (MST)

March 9 at 8 p.m. -- The Rite of Spring (MST)

March 14 and 15 at 8 p.m. -- INISH (CST)

April 5 and 6 at 8 p.m. -- Kusika and the Zambezi Marimba Band (MST)

April 19 and 20 at 8 p.m. -- Sankofa

May 3 and 4 at 8 p.m. -- CoDa

MUSIC

Bennington College

Bennington

March 13 at 8 p.m. -- Carriage Barn Concert Series presents Kitty Brazelton and guest Hui Cox.

March 17 at 4 p.m. -- Sage City Symphony performs "Silent Auction," Gustav Mahler’s "Symphony No. 1," and "Tzigane."

March 27 at 8 p.m. -- Carriage Barn Concert Series presents Bennington alumna composer Mara Gibson and violist Michael Hall.

Bennington County Choral Society

Bennington

March 24 at 3 p.m. -- "Faure’s ‘Requiem’" at the First Baptist Church

April 9 -- Deadline for scholarship applications.

May 7 at 6 p.m. -- Auditions for scholarships.

June 16 at 3 p.m. -- "A Patchwork of American Folk" at the Second Congregational Church.

The Clark Art Institute

Williamstown, Mass.

March 16 at 12 p.m. -- Live HD broadcast of "Francesca da Rimini."

The Egg

Albany, N.Y. 518-473-1845

March 9 at 7:30 p.m. -- Altan

March 10 at 7:30 p.m. -- SFJAZZ Collective

March 17 at 7:30 p.m. -- Maura O’Connell

March 24 at 7:30 p.m. -- Kurt Elling

April 7 at 7:30 p.m. -- Al Dimeola & Gonzalo Rubalcaba

April 17 at 7:30 p.m. -- Renaissance

April 26 at 8 p.m. -- Leo Kottke

April 27 at 7:30 p.m. -- Time for Three

The Hyde Collection

Glens Falls, N.Y.

March 18 at 7:30 p.m. -- deBlasiis Chamber Music Series at the Hyde. Rebel Baroque Ensemble.

April 22 at 7:30 p.m. -- deBlasiis Chamber Music Series at the Hyde. Ann Alton on violoncello and Gabrielius Alekema on Piano.

May 5 at 2 p.m. -- Lake George Chamber Orchestra

May 20 at 7:30 p.m. -- deBlasiis Chamber Music Series at the Hyde. Yvonne Chavez Hansbrough on flute and Young Kim on Piano.

Kevin’s Sports Pub

Bennington

March 8 at 7 p.m. -- Bob Dunn

March 9 at 7 p.m. -- Ray with Karaoke

March 15 at 7 p.m. -- Ranom Notes

March 16 at 7 p.m. -- DJ Jim

March 22 at 7 p.m. -- TBD

March 23 at 7 p.m. -- Cindy Legge

March 29 at 7 p.m. -- Double Dare

March 30 at 7 p.m. -- Through Seasons

MASS MoCA

North Adams, Mass.

March 9 at 8 p.m. -- Mamie Minch.

March 16 at 8 p.m. -- Balkan Beat Box.

April 13 at 8 p.m. -- Darlingside.

April 20 at 8 p.m. -- Dan Deacon.

Palace Theatre

Albany, N.Y. 518-465-3335.

May 11, 2013 at 8 p.m. -- An Evening with Joe Bonamassa, award-winning blues rock guitar and singer-songwriter.

Park McCullough House

North Bennington

April 21 at 3 p.m. -- Bennington Baroque’s final concert of the season.

South Street Café

Bennington

March 8 at 7 p.m. -- Ken Ash on trumpet.

March 9 at 7 p.m. -- Love Sprockets

March 10 at 11 a.m. -- Sunday Brunch Jazz Revival with Darryl Kniffen on keyboard and Dave Banulis on bass.

March 15 at 7 p.m. -- Through Seasons

Unitarian Universalist Meetinghouse Café

Bennington. 802-440-9816.

March 15 at 8 p.m. -- Dafé Brudäjo, the Williamstown, Mass., plays an eclectic mix of contemporary folk, jazz and original compositions.

April 19 at 8 p.m. -- Singer/songwriter Chuck Brodsky, whose songwriting pokes fun at political corruption, road rage, mischief he made as a kid.

Vermont Arts Exchange

Bennington

March 9 at 7 p.m. -- Blues Sanctuary

March 22 at 7 p.m. -- Joy Kills Sorrow

April 13 at 7 p.m. -- Daisy Castro and the Gypsy Moth Quartet.

April 20 at 7 p.m. -- Mike and Ruthy

May 3 at 7 p.m. -- David Wax Museum

May 18 at 7 p.m. -- Miss Tess and the Talkbacks

June 8 at 7 p.m. -- Funk in the Trunk

June 29 at 7 p.m. -- Christ Bergson Band

Sept. 8 at 7 p.m. Glen Miller Orchestra

Williams College

Williamstown, Mass.

March 14 and 15 at 8 p.m. -- INISH

THEATER

Dorset Players

May 16-19, 23-26 Performance of Stephen Soundheim’s "Anyone Can Whistle."

Marble Valley Players

West Rutland

March 7 and 8 at 7 p.m. in the West Rutland Town Hall -- Auditions for "Belles"

MASS MoCA

North Adams, Mass.

April 27 at 8 p.m. -- Sci-Fi love story "Futurity."

The Egg

Albany, N.Y. 518-473-1845

May 2 at 8 p.m. --"SPANK! The Fifty Shades Parody"

May 3 at 8 p.m. --"SPANK! The Fifty Shades Parody"

Williams College

Williamstown, Mass.

March 7-9 at 7:30 p.m. -- "The Crucible"

March 8 at 8 p.m. and 9 at 3 p.m. and 8 p.m. -- Mainstage presentation "The Rite of Spring."

May 2-4 at 7:30 p.m. -- "Broken Glass"

MUSEUMS/GALLERIES

Opening, Closing, Events

Bennington Museum

Bennington

March 13 through May 27 -- "Victorian Extreme: Fancy Work 1850-1900."

March 21, April 25 at 1:30 p.m. -- "Museum ABCs" Free.

March 30 at 1 p.m. --Appraisal Fair.

April 6 at 10 a.m. --"Engage" Community Day and Artist Reception

April 24 at TBD -- Volunteer Appreciation Luncheon

May 2 through July 30 -- "Disappaerance of the Catamount from Vermont."

May 25 through Octover 27 "Southwestern Vermont and the Civil War."

The Clark Art Institute

Williamstown, Mass.

March 9 at 10 a.m. -- ‘Start with Art’ at the Clark

MASS MoCA

North Adams, Mass.

March 23 -- "Mark Dion: The Octagon Room" opens. Through Feb. 2014

March 23 -- "Life’s Work: Tom Philips and Johnny Carrera" opens.

Schacht Gallery

Schuylerville, N.Y.

March 16 at 5 p.m. -- Opening reception for "Signs and Symbols" by Shalya Marsh and Kyle Bauer. Through April 13.

Continuing

Bennington Museum

Through May 7. -- "Engage" a show devoted to the works of artists with disabilities.

Through May 7. -- "More Like You Than Not" complement piece to "Engage"

Through April 30 -- "The Catamount in Bennington: Origins of the Mythology"

Berkshire Museum

Pittsfield, Mass.

"Nature Magnified: Photographs by Andreas Feininger" on display through June 2.

Canfield Gallery

Arlington

Through March 30 -- Opening for Marilyn Cavallari’s show.

Clark Art Institute

Williamstown, Mass.

Through April 21, "Electric Paris."

Williams College

Williamstown, Mass.

Through April 21, 2013 Kidspace at WCMA.

Slate Valley Museum

Granville, N.Y. 518-642-1417.

"Slate Abstracts 2009-2012," photographs by Alyssha Eve Csük, from her photographic sojourns to the quarries of New York and Vermont’s Slate Valley, as part of First Friday in Granville. Free.

Bennington College

North Bennington.

Bennington. 802-379-5116.

"Middle Falls"

MASS MoCA

North Adams, Mass. 413-663-8548.

Permanent -- Sol LeWitt: "A Wall Drawing Retrospective."

South Street Café

Bennington

Through March 31 -- "Dynamics of Labor" by Lucas Osorio.

Through March 31 -- "Figments of Memory" by Daydrielane Osorio.

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