Arts Glance for July 25

Thursday July 25, 2013



Troy, N.Y.

Sept 20 at 7 p.m. -- Julien Marie presents "Open Core."

Nov. 23 at 7 p.m. -- Wojtek Ziemilski presents "Central Intelligence Agency." MASS MoCA

North Adams, Mass.

Aug. 31 at 8 p.m. -- Dance Party Native Rhythms Gone Dance Beat with A Tribe Called Red.


The Bennington Free Library


Aug. 3 at 11:30 a.m. -- Alden Graves discusses and shows a classic film.

The Clark Art Institute

Williamstown, Mass.

Aug. 5 and 19 at 3 p.m. -- "Winslow Homer: Society and Solitude."

July 29 at 3 p.m. -- "The Yearling"

Aug. 11 at 3 p.m. -- Geat Art on Screen: Munch 150

Aug. 12 at 3 p.m. -- "The Magnificent Ambersons"

Aug. 26 at 3 p.m. -- "The Whales of August"


Troy, N.Y.

Sept. 27 at 7:30 p.m. -- "Gravity Was Everywhere Back Then."

Oct. 2 at 7:30 p.m. -- "Film" by Samuel Beckett screening followed by talk by Ed Halter.

Oct. 19 at 4 p.m. -- Jeremy Xido performs "The Angola Project."

Oct. 31 at 7:30 p.m. -- Screening of Japanese cult horror classic "Hausu."

Nov. 21 at 7:30 p.m. -- Screening of "In the Mood for Love."

Dec. 5 at 7:30 p.m. -- Screening of "Muholland Drive."


North Adams, Mass.

Aug. 10 at 8:30 p.m. -- "Beasts of the Southern WIld" with live music.

Aug. 22 at 8 p.m. -- "R.A.ONE"

Aug. 24 at 8 p.m. -- "AIRPLANE!" presented at the Harriman-West Airport. Rain date Aug. 25.

Palace Theatre

Albany, N.Y.

Sept. 12 at 7:30 p.m. -- FantaCon Presents: Night of the Living Dead with cast Q&A.

Sept. 13 at 7 p.m. -- FantaCon Presents: Friday the 13th.

Sept. 14 at 7 p.m. -- FantaCon Presents: ZOMBIE FEST! Three zombie movies: Zombie, Night of the Living Dead and Return of the Living Dead.


Bennington Museum


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

Cold Moon Farm


Saturdays through Oct. 14 "Pick Your Own Day."

The Hildene


Aug. 2 at 6:30 p.m. -- Fundraiser for Green Mountain Academy for Lifelong Learning.

Williams College Museum of Art

Williamstown, Mass.

Art & Aperitif Alfresco series

Aug. 1 at 4 p.m. -- Gallery walk with Class of 1956 Director Christina Olsen.

Aug. 15 at 5:30 p.m. -- The Debate Society Social, rinks and hors d’oeuvres with the Debate Society.


The Gamer’s Grotto


July 26 (Most Fridays) at 6 p.m. -- Friday Night Magic

July 28 (Sundays) at 12 p.m. -- YuGiOh and Pokemon casual play

July 28 (Sundays) at 1 p.m. -- Warhammer/tabletop minatures causal play.

July 28 (Sundays) at 3 p.m. -- KaiJudo casual and tournament play

July 28 (Sundays) at 5:30 p.m. -- Heroclix Minatures Tournament

July 28 at 9:45 a.m. -- Warhammer 40K Tournament

July 30 (Each Tuesday) at 6 p.m. -- Tabletop Game Night

Aug. 6 (First and third Tuesdays) at 7:30 p.m. -- Go Club

Aug. 19 (Every third Monday) at 5 p.m. -- Pathfinder Society


Bennington Museum


Oct. 4 at 7 p.m. -- Lecture by Brenda Papadakis on "Dear Jane"

The Clark Art Institute

Williamstown, Mass.

July 28 at 3 p.m. -- Adrienne Baxter Bell presents "George Inness: Sacred and Profane Spaces."

Aug. 4 at 3 p.m. -- Whomas Denenberg presents "Winslow Homer and the Poetics of Place."

Aug. 22 at 5:30 p.m. -- Michael Cassin presents "The Wide Frontier: American Landscape Painting in the 19th Century."

Aug. 25 at 3 p.m. -- Erica E. Hirshler presents "North Atlantic Drift: Winslow Homer and French Painting."


Troy, N.Y.

Sept. 7 at 7 p.m. -- Kris Verdonck presents "BALLARD."

Sept. 21 at 7 p.m. -- Lecture-performance by Julien Marie, "To Sublimate."

Sept. 24 at 6 p.m. -- Ewica Borysiewicz talk "How a Sausage Dog Works."

Sept. 25 at 6 p.m. -- Flip Phillips talk "Deconstructing Perception."

Oct. 9 at 6 p.m. -- Randy Martin talk "Dance and Finance -- Social Kinesthetics and Derivative Logics."

Nov. 16 at 7 p.m. -- Wojtek Ziemilski’s lecture-performance "Small Narration."

Mark Skinner Library


July 25 at 10:30 a.m. -- Vermont children’s author Gordon McClellan reads from his books.

Northshire Books


July 26 at 7:30 p.m. -- Chris Bohjalian

July 27 at 3 p.m. -- Mike Lupica

Aug. 1 at 7 p.m. -- David Gumpert

Aug. 2 at 7 p.m. -- Ivy Pochoda

Palace Theatre

Albany, N.Y.

Nov. 10 at 8 p.m. -- Bill Maher

Dec. 12 at 8 p.m. -- Brian Regan


Opening, Closing, Events

Bennington Museum


August through October -- "Is the Catamount Really Gone?"

Aug. 24 through Oct. 14 -- "The 150th Anniversary of the 1863 Jane Stickle Quilt Exhibit."

Oct. 5 and 6 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. -- Quilting workshops with Brenda Papadakis.

Bennington Arts Guild


The Gayle Garrison Gallery

August -- Mary Angus will exhibit her blown and etched glass alongside Ellie Roden’s pressed flower art and Stacie Mincher’s jewelry and other accessories made from recycled zippers and vintage fabrics.

September -- With PleinAir Vermont 2013, Bennington artist Tony Conner will show his watercolors and they will be accompanied by ceramics by North Pownal artist Teru Simon.

Oct. 4 -- MaryJane Sarvis shows her art photography and hand-painted fabrics, scarves, bags and pillows. Through Nov. 18.

Bennington Center for the Arts


July 27 -- Laumeister Fine Art Competition. Through Sept. 22.

Closing July 30 -- "Disappearance of the Catamount from Vermont"

Aug. 31 -- "Society of Animal Artists." Through Nov. 3.

Sept. 7 -- "Plein Air Vermont." Dec. 22.

Sept. 28 -- "American Artists Abroad" Through Dec. 22.

The Clark Art Institute

Williamstown, Mass.

July 27 at 1 p.m. -- Stone Hill Center Fifth Anniversary Celebration.

Aug. 23 at 10 a.m. -- Free Fun Friday

Downstreet Art

North Adams, Mass.

July 25 at 6 p.m. -- Opening for "The Forest of And And And." Through Aug. 25 at Gallery 105.

July 25 at 6 p.m. -- Opening for "Messages From Iran" at Gallery 52.

July 25 at 6 p.m. -- Opening for "Dreaming Arizona" by Ibrahim Quraishi. Through Aug. 25 at Gallery 51.

Hunter Gallery of Fine Arts


Closing July 31. -- Robert Sydorowich’s new exhibit

Images Cinema

Williamstown, Mass.

Aug. 6 at 5 p.m. -- Artist receptoin for Frances Duncan and Dan O. Williams’s "Meat and Potatoes."

Sept. 7 at 5 p.m. -- Artist reception for Sadie Miller and Janet Curran’s show "SWEN UTOPIAS."


North Adams, Mass.

Aug. 19 through 23 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. -- Art Ninjas Camp

Aug. 24 at 1 p.m. -- "Space ... The Final Frontier?"

Martha Canfield Gallery


Closing July 28 -- The paintings of sibling artists Mary and Peter Tyche present.

Southern Vermont Arts Center


The Yester House Galleries

Aug. 3 at 2 p.m. -- Opening for "Passing Through: Portraits of Emerging Adults" by Kate Gridley.

Aug. 24 at 2 p.m. -- "Duets"

Williams College Museum of Arts

Williamstown, Mass.

Aug. 17 through Dec. 1 -- "72 Degrees: LA Art from the Collection."


Bennington Center for the Arts


Through Aug. 25 -- "Art of the Animal Kingdom XVIII."

Through Dec. 22 -- Small Works show.

Bennington Museum

Through Aug. 25 -- "Impressions of New England."

Through Sept. 2 -- "Tom Fels: Cyanotypes from the Arbor Series"

Through Oct. 27 -- "Southwestern Vermont and the Civil War, Bennington Boys (and Ladies Too): The Local Civil War Experience"

Through Oct. 27 -- "Southwestern Vermont and the Civil War, The Fabulous General Ripley: Gen. Edward H. Ripley and the Capture of Richmond"

The Clark Art Institute

Williamstown, Mass.

Through Sept. 8 -- "Winslow Homer: Making Art, Making History."

Through Sept. 8 -- "George Inness: Gifts from Frank and Katherine Martucci."

Equinox Village

Manchester Center

Through Aug. 12 -- Judy Barrows’s new oil works exhibit.


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."


Bennington College

North Bennington

July 27 at 7:30 p.m. -- Bennington Chamber Music Conference

The Bennington Center for the Arts


July 25 at 6 p.m. -- Summer Sonatina International Piano Camp performance.

July 27 at 8 p.m. -- Vance Gilbert

Aug. 3 at 8 p.m. -- Pearl and the Beard

Aug. 17 at 8 p.m. -- Samite

Nov. 30 at 8 p.m. -- Russian Duo

Bowe Field

Adams, Mass.

Aug. 10 and 11 -- 8th Annual Rock, Rattle & Drum Pow Wow.

The Brick Box


Aug. 22 at 7:30 p.m. -- Bluesman Toby Walker performs.

The Clark Art Institute

Williamstown, Mass.

July 30 at 6 p.m. -- Jammin’ Divas

Aug. 3 at 7 p.m. -- Hubbard Hall Opera Singers

Aug. 6 at 8 p.m. -- Concertante Chamber Players

Aug. 13 at 8 p.m. -- Gryphon Piano Trio.

Aug. 20 at 8 p.m. -- Dover String Quartet

Aug. 27 at 8 p.m. Dorian Wind Quintet with pianist Spencer Myer.

Downstreet Art

North Adams, Mass.

July 25 at 6 p.m. -- Performance of "Caravan Plus; The Collective Work of Eiko and Koma" at 69 Union St. North Adams, Mass.

The Egg

Albany, N.Y.

August 6 at 8 p.m. -- Justin Hayward

Oct. 19 at 7:30 p.m. -- The Piano Guys

Oct. 26 at 8 p.m. -- The Fab Four, Beatles tribute band


Troy, N.Y.

Oct. 26 at 8 p.m. -- William Basinski performs "Nocturnes."

Nov. 2 at 8 p.m. -- Calder Quartet performs.

Nov. 9 at 7:30 p.m. -- Mark Fell performs.

Nov. 22 at 8 p.m. -- Manuella Blackburn performs in the dark with loudspeakers.

Dec. 6 at 7:30 p.m. -- Craig Taborn and Vicky Chow perform.

Freedom Square

Troy, N.Y.

Aug. 3 at 5 p.m. -- "Bend the Bars with Beats" all-ages hip-hop show.

Hubbard Hall

Cambridge, N.Y.

July 28 at 2 p.m. -- Music from Salem listening party "Rossini’s Barber of Seville" with Peter Subers and Mark Buckholtz.

Aug. 1 at 4 p.m. -- Music from Salem open rehearsal for "Four Hands, Luminous Work."

Aug. 3 at 8 p.m. -- Music from Salem concert: "Four Hands, Luminous Works."


North Bennington

July 26 at 7 p.m. -- Miss Guided

July 27 at 7 p.m. -- Ron Olsen

Manchester Town Green


Tuesday Concerts on the Green

July 30 at 6 p.m. -- The Bondville Boys

Aug. 6 at 6 p.m. -- Don’t Leave Band

Aug. 13 at 6 p.m. -- The Buskers

Aug. 20 at 6 p.m. -- Sullivan and White


North Adams, Mass.

Through Aug. 3 -- Bang on a Can Festival

Aug. 16 through 18 -- Mucca Pazza

Sept. 20 through 22 -- FreshGrass Festival

June 15 at 2 p.m. -- Kidspace and Bubble Do Beatles

Memorial Hall


Aug. 17 at 7:30 p.m. -- August Dulcimer Daze

Aug. 31 at 7:30 p.m. -- The Tribunes

Old First Church


Aug. 4, 18 at 11:15 a.m. -- Organist Charles Olegar recital

South Street Café


Tuesdays -- Open Mic Night

Southern Vermont Arts Center


Arkell Pavilion

July 25 at 7:30 p.m. -- "Concert III Jumpcut: Mozart to Morricone" Chamber music by Mozart and film composers Charles Chaplin, Ennio Morricone, Bernard Herrmann, Miklos Rozsa, Lalo Shifrin and others.

Performed by Austin Hartman and Joana Genova, violins; Ariel Rudiakov, viola; Ron Feldman, cello and Julio Elizalde, piano. Also participating in this concert will be Morrie Sherry, clarinet; Dimitri Rudiakov, bassoon; Jayn Rosenfeld, flute and Scott Brubaker, horn. With guest artists Darryl Kubian, playing the theremin, and members of the Don’t Leave band.

Narrative read by Steve Stettler.

Aug. 1 at 7:30 p.m. -- "Concert IV: Russian Blockbusters" Adam Neiman, piano soloist; Ariel Rudiakov, conductor; Joana Genova, concertmaster. Borodin: Overture to Prince Igor; Stravinsky: Pulcinella Suite; Rachmaninov: Piano Concerto No. 2.

Aug. 8 at 7:30 p.m. -- "Concert V: English Lanscape" Chamber music and vocal selections by Rebecca Clarke, Sir Edward Elgar, Benjamin Britten and Henry Purcell. Performed by Joana Genova and Stefan Milenkovich, violins; Ariel Rudiakov, viola; Sophie Shao, cello; Adam Neiman, piano. With guest artist Jennifer Bates, soprano.

Aug. 15 at 7:30 p.m. -- "Concert VI: Dvorak, Piazzolla and a Bayab Bash" Chamber and popular genre music by Dvorak, Monti, Piazzolla, Bartok Vladigerov and more. Performed by Joana Genova and Stefan Milenkovich, violins; Ariel Rudiakov, viola; Caroline Stinson, cello. With guest artists Di Wu, piano, and Rocco Jerry, bayan.

Aug. 16 at 7:30 p.m. -- Bob Milne, "A Night of Ragtime and Boogie-Woogie"

Aug. 22 at 7:30 p.m. -- "Concert VII: Rising Stars from the Metropolitan Opera" Caren Levine, piano. Concert arias, lieder and a touch of jazz from Verdi to Levine performed by current or affiliate participants in the Metropolitan Opera’s Lindemann Young Artist Development Program.

Aug. 25 at 3 p.m. -- Manchester Pops Concert with Audra McDonald

Vermont Arts Exchange


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


Dorset Theatre Festival


July 25 through Aug. 10 at 8 p.m. -- "Barefoot in the Park"

Downstreet Art

North Adams, Mass.

July 25 at 6 p.m. -- Performance of "Caravan Plus; The Collective Work of Eiko and Koma" at 69 Union St. North Adams, Mass.

The Mount

Lenox, Mass.

Through Aug. 17 -- "A Midsummer Night’s Dream."

Park-McCullough House

North Bennington

July 30 through Aug. 3 at 7 p.m. -- "Uncle Vanya" presented by the Living Room Theatre Company.

Park Playhouse

Albany, N.Y.

Tuesdays through Sundays through July 28 at 8 p.m. -- Monty Python’s Spamalot

Tuesdays through Sundays August 6 through 18 at 8 p.m. -- Shrek: The Musical

Weston Playhouse


Through July 27 Tuesdays through Saturdays at 7:30 p.m. -- Next to Normal

Williams College Museum of Art

Williamstown, Mass.

July 25 and Aug. 8 at 4 p.m. -- "The Actors Intervene," WTF actors animate the galleries of "Now Dig This!"

To have items included in Arts Glance send them to -- No attachments please, except images. Check for Arts Glance updates.


If you'd like to leave a comment (or a tip or a question) about this story with the editors, please email us. We also welcome letters to the editor for publication; you can do that by filling out our letters form and submitting it to the newsroom.

Powered by Creative Circle Media Solutions