Advancing Arts and Culture in the Monadnock Region


Arts Alive serves the cultural community of the Monadnock region by providing information and resources for artists (visual, performing, crafts, music), and for organizations whose purpose is to promote these artists, and to promote excellent audience experiences.

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    Happenings: Arts & History in the Monadnock Region

    Happenings: Arts & History in the Monadnock Region

    By on December 18, 2014 in Arts Blog, Arts Community News

    Organizations around the Monadnock Region are partnering history and the arts, celebrating our rich history and culture. Local Traditions: Dance & History in Peterborough The Monadnock Center for History and Culture and the Monadnock Folklore Society present “Gents Bow, Ladies Know How: Traditional Dance and Music in the Monadnock Region 1750-2015″ thanks to generous funding […]

    Circus for Cancer Survivors

    By on December 17, 2014 in Arts Community News

    Free Circus Workshops & Circus Show for Cancer Survivors and their Families Cancer survivors and their loved ones are invited to join a Circus for Survivors workshop and student show to follow onSaturday December 20 from 1:30 – 3:30 at NECCA in Brattleboro, VT. The workshops are free and open to anyone living with a cancer diagnosis at […]

    Award Nominations for Humanities Heroes

    By on December 16, 2014 in Arts Community News

    Submit your nomination for New Hampshire Humanities Council’s 40 Over 40 Award While fashionable awards ceremonies recognize celebrities, how often do we honor “our own” – those close to home who have changed us by making local history, telling a new story, or by shining a light on our shared human culture? On the occasion of […]

    MoCo’s Nutcracker in Keene

    By on December 13, 2014 in Arts Community News

    The Holiday classic The Nutcracker comes to life on stage in the treasured story of magic, imagination and fantasy at The Redfern Arts Center at Keene State College, Friday, December 19th at 7:00pm, Saturday, December 20th at 2:00pm & 7:00pm and Sunday, December 20th at 2:00pm. It’s Christmas Eve, the Stahlbaum family are anticipating the […]

    Make It So: The Monadnock Makerspace is Open!

    By on December 10, 2014 in Arts Community News

    Make It So is now open and offering a wide range of helpful services! Here’s the price structure of the options we currently offer: Shared Office/Work Space – $50/month Internet and after hour access (6pm-10am) $10/month Tool Lending Library Low Frequency - $20/month membership plus $1-$5/day/tool High Frequency - $40/month, no daily fees Design Consultation Services Product, Graphic and Business - $25/hr […]

    Arts in Health Care: MoCo at Cheshire Medical Center

    Arts in Health Care: MoCo at Cheshire Medical Center

    By on December 4, 2014 in Arts Community News

        Singing, dancing, music, movement and fun, all things found in the Early   Childhood Education Outreach Program by MoCo Arts, now being provided to the children   of the Children’s Learning Center at Cheshire Medical Center. Taught by Danielle   Fitzpatrick, Artistic Director of Young Arts at MoCo Arts, classes include a variety […]

    Holiday events at the Mariposa Museum in Peterborough

    Holiday events at the Mariposa Museum in Peterborough

    By on December 1, 2014 in Arts Community News

    Spice! The Quest for Trade and Taste  Dec. 13th, 1 p.m.  presentation:  Spice! The Quest for Trade and Taste with Melissa Spencer of Attar Herbs in Harrisville. Enjoy a horse and carriage ride over to the Mariposa Museum from Depot Square for this afternoon event! Spices have always stood at the cultural intersections of history, driving […]

    2015 Governor’s Conference on Tourism in Keene: Get involved!

    By on December 1, 2014 in Arts Community News

    The Governor’s Conference on Tourism will be coming to Keene on May 4-5, 2015 and the organizers would like to work with you to feature arts in the region! This will be a great influx of about 150 people from across the state who are interested in tourism, hospitality, and local attractions. So, how can you participate? […]

    Mariposa exhibits South African folk art in New York City

    The Mariposa Museum and World Culture Center will present an exhibit of the Kopanang Community’s “The Universe Canticle,” at the Center for Spiritual Life at New York University, 238 Thompson Street, NYC, from Tuesday, December 2 to Friday, December 19, 2014. “The Universe Canticle” is a series of startling and vivid tapestries that depict the origin of the […]

    MoCo Makes Arts Accessible to Low-Income Families

    140 free Community Stars Seats will be available during the 2015 season. Made possible in part by donation from C&S Wholesale Grocers, these tickets to MoCo Arts shows will be distributed through nonprofit organizations in the Monadnock Region that serve low-income families and disadvantaged youth. “We applaud the vision of MoCo to bring creative, lively […]