Arts Glance for June 20

Thursday June 20, 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 Clark Art Institute

Williamstown, Mass.

July 1 at 3 p.m. -- "Glory"

July 8, 22, Aug. 5 and 19 at 3 p.m. -- "Winslow Homer: Society and Solitude"

July 15 at 3 p.m. -- "Little Women"

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"


Bennington. 802-442-8179

Call for regular film schedule.


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.

July 13 at 8:30 p.m. -- "The Black Pirate" with live music by Alloy Orchestra

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 June 22 through Oct. 14 "Pick Your Own Day"

Grafton Inn


June 22 and 23 at 10 a.m. -- Grafton Food Festival

Williams College Museum of Art

Williamstown, Mass.

Art & Aperitif Alfresco series

July 11 at 4 p.m. -- Stroll with public artwork

July 18 at 4 p.m. -- Find out how Super Soakers fuled a conversation about Indian art

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


June 20 at 6 p.m. -- Tabletop Game Night

June 21 at 6 p.m. -- Friday Night Magic (Most Fridays)

June 22 at 11 a.m. -- Warhammer 40K, Warhammer Fantasy, and Flames of War

June 22 at 1 p.m. -- Magic the Gathering Casual Play

June 22 at 2:30 p.m. -- YuGiOh Casual Play

June 25 at 4:30 p.m. -- Naruto CCG

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


Battenkill Books

Cambridge, N.Y.

June 20 at 7 p.m. -- Author Ben Hewitt

Bennington Museum


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

The Clark Art Institute

Williamstown, Mass.

July 11 at 7 p.m. -- Michael Cassin presents "Winslow Homer: Making Art, Making History."

July 21 at 3 p.m. -- David Tatham presents "The Call of the Once-Wild."

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."

The Egg

Albany, N.Y.

June 28 at 8 p.m. -- Tracey Morgan, "Excuse My French"


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"


North Adams, Mass.

July 11 at 4 p.m. -- Artist talk with Roger Shimomura

July 18 at 6 p.m. -- Book club: conceptual art, writing, and music

Northshire Books


June 28 at 7 p.m. -- Jody Williams

Palace Theatre

Albany, N.Y.

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

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

Robert Frost Stone House Museum


June 23 at 2 p.m. -- Robert Frost comes to life in "Sunday Afternoons with Robert Frost" with John Dennis Anderson


Opening, Closing, Events

Bennington Museum


June 22 at 8 a.m. -- Tour of historic Deerfield.

July 13 at 2 p.m. -- "Conjuring the Civil War: Recreating History for Dorset Theatre Festival production of ‘The Whipping Man’

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

July -- Joshua Primmer’s sculpture. Jeanne Marklin’s hand-dyed quilts.

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


June 22 -- "Overlap." Through July 21.

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

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.

June 30 at 11 a.m. -- Americana Family Day.

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

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


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?"

Ralph Brill Gallery

North Adams, Mass.

June 15 at 6 p.m. -- Opening for "March on Washington," by photographer Leonard Freed

Southern Vermont Arts Center


The Yester House Galleries

Closing June 23. -- "Abby DuBow: Solo Exhibition," "Betsy Hubner: Retrospective," and the Art Instructor’s Exhibition

July 8 at 2 p.m. -- Annual Summer Member’s Exhibition

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.

July 20 at 2 p.m. -- Opening for "Now Dig This!" with Kellie Jones.

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


Bennington Arts Guild


Through June 30. -- Zentangle inspired show. Sadelle Whiltshire, Ann Coakley.

Bennington Center for the Arts


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

Through Dec. 22 -- Small Works show.

Bennington Museum

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

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."


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."

South Street Café


Through June 30 -- "The Fuzzy Dozen," illustrations by Anne Hunter and masks by Jill Van Orden.

Southern Vermont Arts Center


Elizabeth de C. Wilson Museum

Through June 30. --"Our Fragile Home" by Pat Musick and Jerry Carr and "Printemps: Visions of Spring."

The Yester House Galleries


The Bennington Center for the Arts

June 28 at 8 p.m. -- Katherine Chi

July 12 at 8 p.m. -- Cordis

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

The Clark Art Institute

Williamstown, Mass.

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

July 2 at 6 p.m. -- Red June

July 9 at 6 p.m. -- Across the Pond

July 14 at 3 p.m. -- "Close Encounters with Music" series presents Russian melodies

July 16 at 6 p.m. -- Funk in the Trunk

July 23 at 6 p.m. -- Incendio

July 30 at 6 p.m. -- Jammin’ Divas

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.

The Egg

Albany, N.Y.

June 21 at 8 p.m. -- Hot Tuna

July 5 at 8 p.m. -- Lyle Lovett and his acoustic group

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

Hubbard Hall

Cambridge, N.Y.

July 12 at 5 p.m. -- "Back to the ‘50s" Benefit Gala

Hunter Fairgrounds


July 2 -- Vermont Symphony Orchestra

Manchester Town Green


Tuesday Concerts on the Green

July 9 at 6 p.m. -- Blues Sanctuary

July 16 at 6 p.m. -- Gold Town

July 23 at 6 p.m. -- The Battenkillers

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.

June 21-23 -- Solid Sound Festival

July 6 at 8 p.m. -- Bettye Lavette

July 20 at 8 p.m. -- Gabriel Kahane with Rob Moose

July 15 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

Meetinghouse Café


June 21 at 8 p.m. -- Kerry Ryer-Parke

Old First Church


July 7, 21, Aug. 4, 18 at 11:15 a.m. -- Organist Charles Olegar recital

Palace Theatre

Albany, N.Y.

June 25 at 8 p.m. -- 25th Anniversary Concert to Benefit Park Playhouse

July 19 at 8 p.m. -- An Evening with Alice Cooper

Southern Vermont Arts Center


Arkell Pavilion

July 11 at 7:30 p.m. -- Pianist Vassily Primakov perorms Chopin’s Sonata no. 3. Joana Genova, Irene Fitzgerald-Cherry, Ariel Rudiakob, and Benjamin Capps perform Haydn and Rachmaninov.

July 13 at 7:30 p.m. -- "101 Years of Broadway"

July 18 at 7:30 p.m. -- "Concert II: Beethoven and the Dawn of Romanticism" Chamber music by Beethoven, Weber and Schubert performed by Julio Elizalde, piano; Joana Genova, violin; Amadi Azikiwe and Ariel Rudiakov, violas; Yehuda Hanani, cello.

July 23 at 7:30 p.m. -- Tommy Tune in "Taps, Tunes and Tall Tales"

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


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

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


Dorset Theatre Festival


June 25 at 7 p.m. -- Reading of "The Purple Lights of Joppa Illinois."

The Mount

Lenox, Mass.

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

Next Stage


July 11 through July 13 at 8 p.m. and July 14 at 2 p.m. July 18 trough 22 at 8 p.m. -- Margaret Edson’s "Wit."

Park Playhouse

Albany, N.Y.

Tuesdays through Sundays July 5 through 28 at 8 p.m. -- Monty Python’s Spamalot

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

Williams College Museum of Art

Williamstown, Mass.

July 4 at 2 p.m. -- The Founding Documents Come to Life. Actors read from the Declaration of Independence and the British Reply.

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

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