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Arts & Entertainment

Image courtesy of Tom Wyatt
"Monet Reflections."

Tom Wyatt's odd Whimsy

Wednesday, October 29, 2014

One fall morning, Warwick photographer Tom Wyatt carried his equipment out to a millpond in Tully. Long fascinated by the abstract arrangements of ripples and reflections in water, window glass and other reflective surfaces, Wyatt was on a hunt for new images. He knew from experience that ordinarily, at around 9 a.m., the sun would illuminate the trees but the pond would still be in shadow, making it a perfect reflective surface. That morning, however, the breeze was just too strong. “There was stuff going on on the pond’s surface but it looked too distorted,” Wyatt says, disappointment still evident in his voice. “It just … 0

CiderDays celebrate, bolster resurgent tradition

Thursday, October 23, 2014

Today, apples are primarily a healthy snack option or delicious pie filling, sitting year-round in shiny piles on supermarket display tables. More than 100 years ago, their smaller, uglier forebears also provided alcoholic solace through the short days and frozen nights of New England winters. “In North America, there are a lot of … 0

Arts & Entertainment Calendar: Oct. 30 - Nov. 5

Wednesday, October 29, 2014

Thursday 30 Dance GUIDING STAR GRANGE, 401 Chapman St., Greenfield: Newcomers’ Night contra dance workshop. Beginning at 7 p.m., special one-hour dancing workshop on basic skills using easy dances, attention to technique and style and live fiddle music. Regular dance follows 8 to 11 p.m. This week’s band is David Kaynor, guest fiddler … 0

Calendar listings »
Submit listings for The Recorder calendar by 8 a.m. Thursday the week before the requested publication. They may be emailed to features@recorder.com, sent via U.S. mail to Adam Orth, features editor, The Recorder, P.O. Box 1367, Greenfield, MA 01302, or faxed to 413-774-5020. Questions? Call 413-772-0261, ext. 276.

Adam’s email

Thursday, October 30, 2014

A note from Adam: Amid the hundreds of emails I get daily, there are some that I’d like to instantly share with readers. This is what you’ll find here. Basically, I am cutting and pasting them in the … 0

Sounds Local: Sweet Little Bloodhound

Wednesday, October 29, 2014

“I’ll hunt you where you hide Catch you every time You’ll fear me on your trail Sweet Little Bloodhound” — Sweet Little Bloodhound Singer-songwriter Devlin Miles was in the process of recording a follow-up to her 2009 album … 0

Encores & Curtain Calls: Organist Rhonda Sider Edgington

Wednesday, October 29, 2014

“The organ is the grandest, the most daring, the most magnificent of all instruments invented by human genius.” — Honore de Balzac, French novelist and playwright It seems that the house organ for the First Church of Deerfield … 0

Club Calendar: Oct. 30 to Nov. 5

Wednesday, October 29, 2014

Clubs Thursday 30 BETWEEN THE UPRIGHTS, 23 Avenue A, Turners Falls. Thursday Night Football, Carolina vs. New Orleans at 8:25 p.m. Win a Bud Light Tom Brady jersey. Bruins vs. Buffalo at 7 p.m. Watch on 14 TVs. … 0

Movie Times: Oct. 30 - Nov. 5

Wednesday, October 29, 2014

Editor’s Note: The movie listing deadline is the Tuesday before publication, by 3 p.m. Features@recorder.com or fax to 774-5020. Questions? Call Adam Orth at 413-772-0261, ext. 276. Please note, these listings are based on information sent us by the theaters. Double checking a theater’s website beforehand will help … 0

Exhibits: Oct. 30 to Nov. 5

Wednesday, October 29, 2014

Editor’s note: These listings, which focus on local galleries and artists, are free. Email them to features@recorder.com. The deadline is the Thursday before publication, by 8 a.m. Photographs of the art being exhibited are always welcome and will be happily run, space permitting. Receptions etc. “FINDING FOREVER CUP … 0

Poets of Franklin County: ‘A threshold between the sky and the earth’

Friday, October 24, 2014

Much of Northampton builder Jonathan Wright’s work might be described as earthbound — designing and constructing eco-conscious buildings through his company, Wright Builders. But Wright is also a poet with a deep love for the ethereal world he … 0

Arts & Entertainment Calendar: Oct. 23 - 29

Thursday, October 23, 2014

Thursday 23 Libraries GREENFIELD PUBLIC LIBRARY, 402 Main St., Greenfield. ∎ Noon to 2 p.m. Writer’s Lunch. The library’s meeting room will be open Monday through Thursday. This is a self-directed, free writing time open to any writer … 0

Movie Times: Oct. 23-29

Wednesday, October 15, 2014

Editor’s Note: The movie listing deadline is the Tuesday before publication, by 3 p.m. Features@recorder.com or fax to 774-5020. Questions? Call Adam Orth at 413-772-0261, ext. 276. Please note, these listings are based on information sent us by the theaters. Double checking a theater’s website beforehand will help … 0

Club Calendar: Oct. 23 to 29

Thursday, October 23, 2014

Clubs Thursday 23 BETWEEN THE UPRIGHTS, 23 Avenue A, Turners Falls. Thursday Night Football on 14 TVs. at 8:25 p.m. San Diego at Denver. 32 ounce Bud Light drafts for $4. Chance to win a Brady jersey with each purchase. Bruins vs. Islanders at 7 p.m.. B863-2882. DEJA … 0