Arts & Living

Antrim: Ledger-Transcript open house coming

Tuesday, April 21, 2015

We’re building a better newspaper and want to hear from you. Over the next several months, the Monadnock Ledger-Transcript publisher and editors will hold a series of meetings throughout the region. The first will be held at Great Brook Middle School in Antrim on April 30 from 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. and is open to all. We want to … 0

Peterborough: She’s on point

Wednesday, April 22, 2015

Most eighth-grade students at South Meadow can’t wait to move onto high school, and experience their first relationships, learn to drive, and stay out late … 0

The legacy of Spider Woman

Tuesday, April 21, 2015

For those of us who followed the cases of Navajo Nation Policemen Lieutenant Joe Leaphorn and his Sergeant Jim Chee, it was with a profound … 0

Greenfield: Yankee Siege talk at the library

Tuesday, April 7, 2015

A program about the “Yankee Siege” will be presented by Steve Seigars in the Wensberg Room of the Stephenson Memorial Library on Saturday. The program will follow a brief business meeting of the Greenfield Historical Society at 10:45 a.m. Seigars will show videos and photos of the “Yankee … 0

Jaffrey: Two Rivers choir performing Sunday

Monday, April 13, 2015

Two Rivers Community Choir will present a concert entitled “Walk Beside Me” on two dates and at two locations in April. On Sunday at 6:30 p.m., they will perform at United Church of Jaffrey in a concert to benefit Shelter from the Storm. On April 26, at 6:30 … 0

Peterborough: The challenges of Haiku at the library

Tuesday, April 7, 2015

“The Challenges of Haiku” will be presented by published poet Susan Murata at the Peterborough Town Library today, from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Murata, whose haiku poetry has been published in several national haiku journals, will discuss her journey through the newly popular Japanese poetry form. She reconnected … 0

Dublin: Bluegrass duo at DelRossi’s

Monday, April 13, 2015

Bluegrass duo Laurie Lewis and Tom Rozum will perform at DelRossi’s Trattoria on Sunday, April 19, at 6 p.m. Lewis and Rozum from Berkeley, California have been performing together for more than 20 years. She is a Grammy … 0

Peterborough: Open house at the Players

Monday, April 13, 2015

The Peterborough Players will be holding an open house meeting at the theater on Sunday at noon. A recap of the prior season will be discussed as well as a preview of the upcoming summer theatrical season. A video featuring Artistic Director Gus Kaikkonen discussing the new season, … 0

Peterborough: Explore weaving, quilting at workshop

Monday, April 13, 2015

Families are invited to explore some traditional arts at a drop-in maker workshop being held at the Monadnock Center for History and Culture on Wednesday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Several master craftswomen will be onsite to demonstrate weaving, printmaking and quilting. Families will have the opportunity … 0

Peterborough: Monadnock Chorus in concert

Monday, April 13, 2015

The Monadnock Chorus will perform a program of two choral works at the Peterborough Town House on Saturday at 7:30 p.m., and Sunday at 3 p.m. “Dona Nobis Pacem” by Ralph Vaughan Williams and “Five Spirituals from A Child of Our Time” by Michael Tippett will be performed. … 0

Wilton: Raphael Trio at High Mowing

Monday, April 13, 2015

The Raphael Trio will present a program of classical works in a concert at High Mowing School on Saturday. The trio will perform works of Joseph Haydn, Robert Schumann, and Felix Mendelssohn in a concert to benefit the High Mowing School Music Fund. Doors at the High Mowing … 0

Peterborough: Haiku presentation today at library

Monday, April 13, 2015

Off the Cuff will be performing for the Acoustic Cafe at the Wadleigh Memorial Library on Saturday at 7:30 p.m. The band incorporates elements of jazz, swing, blues, bluegrass, rock, folk and world music styles into their own style of music. Members are Harry Lowenthal on flute, guitar, … 0

Peterborough: Sweetback Sisters return to Players

Monday, April 13, 2015

The Sweetback Sisters return to the Peterborough Players theater in a co-bill concert with The Stray Birds on Saturday at 8 p.m. Sweetback Sisters Emily Miller and Zara Bode, not blood relations, perform honky-tonk songs in harmony. Like the artists they admire, the Sweetbacks are concerned with the … 0