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I’ve attended innumerable performances at the Hop. Here is what I learned about the Hop’s role in creating, not just staging, the performing arts.
Posted in art, dance, Dartmouth, Hopkins Center, Music, small town |
Tagged Abraham.In.Motion, Dada Masilo, Gisele, Hanover NH, Hopkins Center, Kyle Abraham, Roomful of Teeth, Silk Road Ensemble, Tigran Hamasyan, YoYo Ma |
Celebrating Upper Valley farms and farmers in a great exhibition at the Aidron Duckworth Art Museum in Meriden NH. I was particularly impressed with what I learned about Lafayette and Mayme Noda. My latest piece on the DailyUV.
Posted in art, farm stands, small town |
Tagged Aidron Duckworth Art Museum, Edgewater Farm, Garfield Smokehouse, Hall Apiaries, McNamara Dairy, Meriden NH, Noda Farm, Riverview Farm, Taylor Brothers Farm |
Patrick Dunfey is the Head of Exhibitions and Planning at the Hood Museum of Art. He is also an artist. An exhibition of his work just opened at the White River Gallery. Here is my commentary and a sneak peek.
Opening night! Opera North knocks this one out of the park. Here is my review:
Posted in art, Opera North, small town, Theater |
Tagged Augusta Caso, Jinwon Park, John Bartenstein, Lebanon NH, Lebanon Opera House, Madama Butterfly, Michael Brandenburg, Puccini, Russell Treyz, SeungHyeon Baek, Summerfest 2017 |
It pays to be in the audience at the opening of Madama Butterfly when breaking news is announced.
Posted in Architecture, art, History, Opera North, Theater |
Tagged Augustus Saint-Gaudens, Blow-Me-Down Farm, Cornish Colony, Cornish NH, Evans Haile, Northern Border Regional Commissio, Opera North, Saint Gaudens National Historic Park |
Should she? Opera North celebrates its 35th season. My review. Madama Butterfly opens tonight.
Posted in art, dance, gender roles, Music, Opera North, Theater, Women |
Tagged Bob Watson, Broadway, Cole Porter, George Dvorsky, Jeffrey Grover, Jim Watson, Katherine McLaughlin, Kiss Me Kate, Lebanon NH, Lebanon Opera House, Louis Burkot, Luke Hawkins, Naomi Louisa O'Connell, Opera North, The Taming of the Shrew, William Shakespeare |