Arts

Wind Ensemble, Rude Mechanicals celebrate the Bard’s 450th

Music and theater will converge when the Dartmouth College Wind Ensemble and Rude Mechanicals present a joint tribute to the 450th anniversary of the Bard’s birth. Titled “Play On! Shakespeare Set to Music,” the program will splice readings of Shakespeare text with music that he inspired.

 

Student Spotlight: Desmond Fambrini '16

Desmond Fambrini ’16 said he realized the significance of the performing arts in his life while he was deciding where to attend college. Having danced for more than a decade, performing with the Oakland chapter of Culture Shock Dance Troupe and participating in various national and international dance competitions, he knew that he wanted to continue to perform and sought a college that fit both his academic and creative needs. Dartmouth was and continues to be this school, he said.

 

AVA gallery focuses on local river and scenery

The Connecticut River’s motion and splendor will wind its way through the Alliance for the Visual Arts gallery in Lebanon.

 

Vaughan show features classical guitar

 

Alix Madigan ’84 talks filmmaking career

 

Student Spotlight: Corinne Romano '15

 

Halloween-themed film contest brings together young artists

Lights! Camera! Action! Murder? This Wednesday and Thursday, the Black Family Visual Arts Center will transform into a Halloween-themed red carpet venue to celebrate the third annual Community Access Television Halloween-o-thon.

 

Hood receives 118-piece gift from alum

The Hood Museum announced Friday that it received a 118-piece donation of art from the children of Barbara and David Stahl ’47. The works, collected over 30 years, include drawings, paintings ceramics and an extensive set of prints ranging from the 16th to the 20th century.

 

MacMillan ’14 creates rotunda display

The Barrows Rotunda, the circular space that greets passersby as they enter the Hopkins Center, will showcase the work of studio art intern Julian MacMillan ’14 until Nov. 25.

 

Predictable ‘St. Vincent’ mixes schmaltz, humor

If you took Bill Murray’s floundering, philosophical narcissist from “Lost in Translation” (2003), threw in alcoholism and a Russian prostitute, then let him desiccate into an even more pruney scumbag, you’d produce his “St. Vincent” (2014) character, Vincent.

 

Barbary Coast will perform tribute concert to Sun Ra