Arts & Entertainment

"Failure to Communicate" by Pat Williams

'The Art is in the Cloth'

Wednesday, March 25, 2015

Micala Sidore can still remember the time, back in the 1970s, when she met a weaver in Montpelier, Vt., when she was a college student. Sidore had been studying literature and languages, but from the moment she watched the weaver working on her loom, she was, well, hooked. Sidore, a Northampton weaver who made her first tapestry in 1979, has … 0

Arts & Entertainment Calendar: March 26 to April 1

Wednesday, March 25, 2015

Thursday 26 Dance DANCE GENERATORS present its annual concert of new works. 7 p.m. at the Arts Trust Building, 33 Hawley St., Northampton. Repeats Friday at 7 p.m., and Saturday at 2 p.m. Dance Generators is a multi-generational performance company consisting of dancers in their mid-20s to age 90. Tickets $15 adults, $12 … 0

Club Listings: March 26 - April 1

Wednesday, March 25, 2015

Clubs Thursday 26 BETWEEN THE UPRIGHTS, 23 Avenue A, Turners Falls. Sweet 16 NCAA Games on 14 TVs starting at 7 p.m. Win Bud Light Basketball hats and shirts during the games plus get entered into the Grand Prize Bud Light giant basketball chair drawing. 863-2882. DEJA BREW, 57A Lockes Village Road, Wendell. … 0

Exhibits, museums and galleries: March 19 to 25

Wednesday, March 18, 2015

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 … 0

Casting Calls: Creative opportunities

Tuesday, March 17, 2015

CASTING CALLS is a free listing of creative opportunities in our area that runs on a weekly Entertainment page. Items must include relevant dates to be run and MUST have an ending date. Items run as space allows. … 0

‘Arsenals Under Attack!’

Wednesday, March 11, 2015

“The tree of liberty must be refreshed from time to time with the blood of patriots and tyrants.” — Thomas Jefferson, 1787, referring to Shays’ Rebellion in a letter. A little more than two and a quarter centuries … 0

Country Players' 'And Then There Were None' opens Friday

Wednesday, March 4, 2015

What do you get when you put 10 strangers on an island together, accuse each of them of a crime and then start knocking them off one by one? The answer: Agatha Christie’s “And Then There Were None,” … 0

Arts & Entertainment Calendar: March 12 to 18

Wednesday, March 11, 2015

Thursday 12 Dance AFRICAN DANCE SPECTACULAR presented by Pioneer Valley Performing Arts Charter Public School. The school’s dance department’s world premiere of “Dancing on the Atlantic Coast.” 7 p.m. Academy of Music, 274 Main St., Northampton. Directed by … 0

Club Listings: March 12 - 18

Wednesday, March 11, 2015

Clubs Thursday 12 BETWEEN THE UPRIGHTS, 23 Avenue A, Turners Falls. Catch all the March Madness Conference Tournaments on 14 TVs. Get a free pint glass with each Bud Light pitcher during the games and get entered to … 0

Sounds Local: Good bye winter, hello music!

Wednesday, March 11, 2015

Every show I wrote about during the month of February was affected by bad weather. Some of these — Robin Lane’s Songbird Sings benefit at the Parlor Room and Trailer Park’s fundraiser for Big Brothers Big Sisters at … 0

Encores & Curtain Calls: Singing on the soft side of the street

Wednesday, March 11, 2015

“The memory of things gone is important to a jazz musician.” — Louis Armstrong If you like loose, laid-back jazz with a light touch, look no further than the, 72 Cotton Mill Hill, Brattleboro, Vt., this coming Saturday, … 0

Movie Times: March 12-18

Wednesday, March 11, 2015

Please note, these listings are based on information sent us by the theaters. Double checking a theater’s website beforehand will help avoid disappointment. Amherst Cinema, 28 Amity St., Amherst, 253-2547, www.amherstcinema.org • Family Films: “The Iron Giant,” Saturday, 10 a.m. • Stratford HD. “King Lear,” Saturday, 1. • … 0

Casting Calls: Creative opportunities

Wednesday, March 11, 2015

CASTING CALLS is a free listing of creative opportunities in our area that runs on a weekly Entertainment page. Items must include relevant dates to be run and MUST have an ending date. Items run as space allows. … 0