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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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    Richard Shindell & Lucy Kaplansky come to Peterborough

    Richard Shindell & Lucy Kaplansky come to Peterborough

    By on January 20, 2015 in Arts Community News

    Richard Shindell & Lucy Kaplansky Sunday, March 8, 7:00pm Peterborough Players Theater Lucy Kaplansky and Richard Shindell have been singing together for 25 years. And they’ve talked about making a record together for just as long. In summer 2014 an extraordinarily successful Kickstarter campaign raised the initial goal of $40,000 in 24 hours, going on to ultimately […]

    Jonathan Edwards in Peterborough

    Jonathan Edwards in Peterborough

    By on January 10, 2015 in Arts Community News

    Jonathan Edwards  Saturday, January 24, 2015, 8:00pm Peterborough Players Theater Tickets: $22 advance/ $25 day of the show Returning to Peterborough! Warm as summer sunshine, real as the truth, intimate as a long overdue visit between old friends … such is a Jonathan Edwards concert.  Four decades into a stellar career of uncompromising musical integrity, […]

    Monadnock Folklore Society Dances around Monadnock to cure cabin fever

    Monadnock Folklore Society Dances around Monadnock to cure cabin fever

    By on January 9, 2015 in Arts Community News

    “Dance Around Monadnock” English Country Dance On January 18th from 2:00 to 5:00 PM, the dance will be held at the the Keene Unitarian Universalist Church at 69 Washington Street in Keene, NH, with Rich Jackson teaching dances that will appeal to all, from novice to experienced dancers. Lovely music will be provided by nationally known […]

    Local Musicians tour internationally

    Local Musicians tour internationally

    By on January 7, 2015 in Arts Community News

    Tour Journal: Middle East 2014 By Colleen Jennings, violin, Apple Hill String Quartet The Apple Hill String Quartet recently returned from a three week Playing for Peace tour to the Middle East visiting Turkey, Cyprus, Israel and Jordan. The tour had 17 events: 8 masterclasses, 2 chamber music workshops, 6 concerts, and a school assembly. […]

    Family-Friendly Theater presented by MoCo

    Family-Friendly Theater presented by MoCo

    By on January 7, 2015 in Arts Community News

    Three Billy Goats Gruff Once upon a time there were 3 brothers named ‘Gruff’. These were no ordinary goats, they are rock-a-billy goats! They drive cool cars and listen to rock music. As they approach a mysterious bridge they are met by a mysterious troll. Will the troll let them cross the bridge? Will the […]

    Peterborough’s Monadnock Center for History & Culture announces concert season

    Peterborough’s Monadnock Center for History & Culture announces concert season

    By on January 7, 2015 in Arts Community News

    The Bass Hall Concert Series Opening the season on Friday, January 23, is a concert with the Tara Greenblatt Band. Led by vocalist / percussionist Tara Greenblatt, the band also includes Saibhung Singh, bass;  Lucio S. Eastman, guitar; with Shana R. Hall and  Grace Aldrich providing additional vocals. The concert will include songs from their CD, […]

    Performance, Politics, & Granny D in Peterborough

    Performance, Politics, & Granny D in Peterborough

    By on January 5, 2015 in Arts Community News

    Mariposa Museum marks the NH Rebellion with a performance of Granny D: The Power of One On December 31st, 1998, 88-year old N.H. resident Doris Haddock, known affectionately as “Granny D”, set out to walk across America from a Santa Monica beach to Washington, D.C. Her goal? To draw attention to the need for national campaign […]

    Award a local business for supporting the arts!

    Award a local business for supporting the arts!

    By on January 4, 2015 in Arts Community News

    Nominations are now being accepted for the 2015 Business in the Arts Awards.  The Awards are sponsored by the New Hampshire Business Committee for the Arts to publicly recognize and honor businesses and an individual business leader for their significant impact on New Hampshire’s arts and cultural community. A New Hampshire business of any size […]

    Vermont talks Arts Education

    By on January 2, 2015 in Arts Community News

    Our neighbors are talking about Arts Education. If you are an artist or educator who crosses the river to teach, please consider participating! The Vermont Arts Council, in partnership with the Vermont Learning Collaborative, invites you to participate in a conversation about the future of arts education in Vermont. Share your concerns, hopes, and ideas […]

    Participate in the vibrant arts scene: Join a Chorus!

    Participate in the vibrant arts scene: Join a Chorus!

    By on January 1, 2015 in Arts Community News

    Interested singers are cordially invited to join Two Rivers Community Choir in either (or both!) of two distinct sessions (rehearsals held in Peterborough, NH): Sundays 2:30-5:00 PM Or Wednesday 7-9 PM* New semester begins Sunday January 11, 2015 or Wednesday January 14, 2015. Two Rivers Community Choir has become a well-known group of inspired singers creating […]


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