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    Ibsen's 'Doll's House' re-imagined at Dorset Theatre

    06/29/2016 12:12 PM EDT
    DORSET >> On July 11, at 7 p.m., as part of their nationally renowned New Play Readings, Dorset Theatre Festival will present director, writer, and translator, Royston Coppenger's re-imagining of Henrik Ibsen's classic play - A Doll's House. 
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    'Forever' staged at Weston
    06/29/2016 11:43 AM EDT - WESTON >> One of America's most highly acclaimed playwrights and actors, Dael Orlandersmith is a Pulitzer finalist, an Obie winner, and a Drama Desk nominee. In 2014, she brought her groundbreaking monologue "Stoop Stories" to Weston's Full Story

    An interview with visiting artist Hillary Parker
    06/29/2016 11:32 AM EDT - MANCHESTER >> Q: Something that really stood out to me about you is the amount of success you've had both as a professional artist as well as an artist instructor. You're an award winning botanical watercolor artist with paintings exhibited Full Story

    Dorset Theatre Festival presents regional premiere of 'Dear Elizabeth'
    06/29/2016 11:26 AM EDT - DORSET >> Running July 8 through July 23, Dorset Theatre Festival will present the regional premiere of Sarah Ruhl's acclaimed play "Dear Elizabeth." The play chronicles the unconventional and remarkable thirty-year friendship between two of Full Story

    Theatre Review: 'Schoolhouse Rock, Live!'
    06/29/2016 11:11 AM EDT - From 1973 to 1985, largely in response to a call for more educational programming, the ABC Television Network aired a series of animated shorts on Saturday mornings known as "Schoolhouse Rock." Interspersed between full length cartoon shows, each Full Story

    'Off the Shelf' talk returns with author Daniel Silva
    06/22/2016 04:23 PM EDT - MANCHESTER >> Northshire Bookstore has announced New York Times bestselling author Daniel Silva is coming to Manchester for an "Off-the-Shelf" live on stage interview with WAMC's Joe Donahue of "The Bookshow. Full Story

    New exhibit to open at Spiral Press
    06/22/2016 04:22 PM EDT - MANCHESTER >> A new exhibit of painting and artwork by Dorothea Ferone will be on display at the Spiral Press cafe at the Northshire Bookstore starting in July. "Dottie" Ferone has taught art and exhibited her artwork for more than 40 years. Full Story

    Summer flourishes at 3 Pears Gallery
    06/22/2016 04:21 PM EDT - DORSET >> Summertime is beginning with a flourish at 3 Pears Gallery on the Dorset Green. The opening of a new exhibit on Saturday, June 25, from 1 – 4 p.m., launches the season with an exciting infusion of new and decidedly different Full Story

    Ballet, art camps announced
    06/22/2016 04:11 PM EDT - MANCHESTER >> The Ballet Center at Manchester has announced that will again offer Dance Camps under the direction of Marilyn Cavallari this summer. There are still a few spaces open for the following weeks. Full Story

    Dorset shows off its finest 'Table Manners'
    06/22/2016 09:31 AM EDT - tchalkias@aol.com @TellyHalkias on Twitter DORSET >> Take a highly acclaimed trilogy. Find three theatre companies in the same state willing to tackle it all in one summer. Cast six superb actors at the hands of three different directors. Full Story