Thursday April 18, 2013

DANCE

Bennington College

Bennington

Martha Hill Dance Theater, VAPA

April 26 at 8 p.m. and 27 at 2 p.m. -- Bennington College Senior Dance Concert. EMPAC

Troy, N.Y.

May 10 at 8 p.m. -- EMPAC spring season concludes with Lizbeth Gruwez’s contemporary dance performance, "It’s going to get worse and worse and worse, my friend."

Williams College

Williamstown, Mass.

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

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

FILM

Bennington Museum

Bennington

April 25 at 7 p.m. -- "Dream Awake" and "Crip Shots: Six Performative Portraits"

Cinema7

Bennington. 802-442-8179

Call for regular film schedule.

The Clark Art Institute

Williamstown, Mass.

April 28 at 2 p.m. -- Brian O’Doherty presents a lecture and his documentary, "Hopper’s Windows"

EMPAC

Troy, N.Y.

April 18 at 7:30 p.m. -- Short films by the Quay Brothers.

May 2 at 5 and 8 p.m. -- The Films of Laurie Anderson, presented by the artist.

FOOD

Bennington Museum

Bennington

April 27 at noon -- Bennington Museum volunteer luncheon.

May 17 at 6:30 p.m. -- 4th Annual Brew, Cider, and Food Pairing dinner.

Aug. 24 at 6 p.m. -- Farm to Table Dinner.

LECTURES, SPOKEN WORD, and DIALOGUES

Bennington College

Bennington

CAPA Symposium

April 22 at 7 p.m. -- RPI professor Kim Fortun as part of the Social Science Colloquium series.

Tishman Lecture Hall

April 16 at 7:30 p.m. -- Multidiscipline artists Kristin Lucas and Joe McKay as part of the Visual Arts Lecture Series.

April 17 at 7 p.m. -- Jericho Brown, poet and author of "Please" as part of the Poetry at Bennington series.

April 23 at 7:30 p.m. -- Documentary filmmaker Barbara Hammer as part of the Visual Arts Lecture Series.

April 24 at 7 p.m. -- Mark Doty as part of the Poetry at Bennington series.

Dickinson Science Building, Room 225

April 19 at 1 p.m. -- "Forest invasions of eastern North America: A Case of Pre-adaptation?" by Syracuse University professor Jason Fridley.

Canfield Gallery

Shaftsbury

April 20 at 3 p.m. -- "Frost to Frost: Poetry and Collage in Dialogue" artist talk.

The Clark Art Institute

Williamstown, Mass.

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

Emeritus at Fillmore Pond

Bennington

April 20 at 7 p.m. -- Local author Tom Fels reading and signing event for his book "Buying the Farm."

EMPAC

Troy, N.Y.

May 1 at 6 p.m. -- Conclusion of the Oberver Effects series with talk by artist and media archaeologist David Link.

Northshire Books

Manchester

April 18 at 7 p.m. -- Frederik Logevall author of "Embers of War: The Fall of an Empire and Making of America’s Vietnam."

April 20 at 7 p.m. -- Elizabeth Graver author of "The End of the Point."

Williams College

Williamstown, Mass.

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."

MASS MoCA

North Adams, Mass.

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

Solomon Wright Public Library

Pownal

April 21 at 2 p.m. -- Annual Pownal Historical Society meeting and lecture with local author and historian Richard Smith.

Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Bennington

Bennington

April 26 at 7 p.m. -- Presentations for Earth Day and Arbor Day. Vermont State Forester Kyle Mason speaking on "The Health of Our Trees". At 7:40 p.m. Karen Lee of Solar Pro will talk about "Sun Power." and at 8:20 p.m. Dianna Leazer of Neighborworks will explain the "Weatherization-Energy Challenge".

MUSEUMS/GALLERIES

Opening, Closing, Events

Bennington Museum

Bennington

April 25 at 1:30 p.m. -- Museum ABCs present "Meet the Bringhams."

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

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

Clark Art Institute

Williamstown, Mass.

Closing April 21 -- "Electric Paris."

Saratoga Clay Arts Center

Schuylerville, N.Y.

April 20 at 5 p.m. -- Opening for Yalyah Alpern’s new exhibit, "Latent Within." Through May 18.

Williams College

Williamstown, Mass.

Closing April 21 -- Kidspace at WCMA.

Continuing

Bennington Museum

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

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

Berkshire Museum

Pittsfield, Mass.

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

Canfield Gallery

Shaftsbury

Through April 28. -- "First Frost."

Images Cinema

Williamstown, Mass.

Through April 30 -- Opening for "Staff Portraits" watercolors exhibit.

MASS MoCA

North Adams, Mass. 413-663-8548.

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

"Life’s Work: Tom Philips and Johnny Carrera."

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

Slate Valley Museum

Granville, N.Y.

Through April 30. -- Fish sculpture exhibit by Rachel Laudon.

South Street Café

Bennington

On Display Now -- Bennington College student art show. Photos by Autumn Jordan, Drawings by Caroline Erb.

MUSIC

Bennington College

Bennington

Deane Carriage Barn

April 18 at 7 p.m. -- American male quartet Tenores De Aterúe.

Bennington County Choral Society

Bennington

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.

June 28 at 8 p.m. -- The Preservation Jazz Hall Band.

The Colonial Theatre

Pittsfield, Mass.

May 4 at 7:30 p.m. -- The Spirit Johnny Cash

The Egg

Albany, N.Y. 518-473-1845

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

HAYC3

Hoosick Falls, N.Y.

April 27 at noon -- Music in Hoosic festival

The Hyde Collection

Glens Falls, N.Y.

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.

Jamaica Town Hall

Jamaica

May 4 at 7:30 p.m. -- Dana and Susan Robinson in concert.

Kevin’s Sports Pub

Bennington

April 19 at 7 p.m. -- DJ Jim

April 20 at 7 p.m. -- Ron Olsen and Sons

April 26 at 7 p.m. -- Mayhem

April 27 at 7 p.m. -- White Water Duet

MASS MoCA

North Adams, Mass.

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

MOVE Music Festival

Albany, N.Y.

April 27 -- Full day of music at the second annual MOVE Music Festival.

Old First Church

Bennington

April 28 at 3:30 p.m. -- Organ recital with Charles Olegar and Scott Smedinghoff.

Palace Theatre

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

May 11 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.

PUBLIC eat+drink

North Adams, Mass.

May 24 at 8 p.m. -- Adela & Jude

Red Herring

Williamstown, Mass.

April 20 at 10:15 p.m. -- Jungle Work reunion tour.

South Street Café

Bennington

April 20 at 7 p.m. -- Immune Friction with iZONUS.

St. Joseph’s Catholic Church

Greenwich, N.Y.

April 27 and 28 at 3 p.m. -- Battenkill Chorale presents "Hallelujah!" Including Handel’s "Messiah, Part 2," Bach’s "Cantata 140 "Wachet auf," and P.D.Q. Bach "The Art of the Ground Round."

Unitarian Church

Montpelier

April 27 at 7:30 p.m. -- Capital City Concerts presents Borromeo String Quartet and Karen Kevra.

Unitarian Universalist Meetinghouse Café

Bennington 802-440-9816.

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

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

West Mountain Inn

Arlington

April 20 at 7 p.m. -- Spring Music Series: Laura Molinelli and Chris Clark

THEATER

Dorset Players

Dorset

April 22 and April 23 at 7 p.m. -- Auditions for "Private Lives"

April 22 and April 23 at 7 p.m. -- Auditions for "I Am My Own Wife"

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

EMPAC

Troy, N.Y.

April 27 at 8 p.m. -- Multimedia theater performance Marie Brassard’s "Trieste."

May 3 at 8 p.m. -- Multimedia performance "syn_" by Japanese artist Ryoichi Kurokawa.

Glens Falls Civic Center

Glens Falls, N.Y.

May 22 at 4:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. -- Picadilly Circus presents "BLAMMO!" Tickets on sale now.

MASS MoCA

North Adams, Mass.

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

The Mount

Lenox, Mass.

July 20 through Aug. 17 -- "A Midsummer Night’s Dream."

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"

Weston Theatre

Weston

April 27 at 2 p.m. -- Youth auditions for "To Kill a Mockingbird."

Williams College

Williamstown, Mass.

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

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