The Art in the Adirondacks’ events calendar is a centralized resource for arts, culture and heritage tourism and covers events occurring in the following counties: St. Lawrence, Franklin, Clinton, Essex, Warren, Washington, Saratoga, Hamilton, Fulton, Herkimer, Oneida, Lewis, Montgomery and Schenectady Counties. To post your event email the specifics to: [email protected].
Events for August 5, 2017
The Adirondack Pastel Society is pleased to sponsor a 3-day figurative workshop with the amazingly talented Pastel Artist, Corey Pitkin August 4-6, 2017. This studio workshop will be held in the Shirt Factory Gallery, Glens Falls, NY, during the 3rd Annual National Adirondack Pastel Exhibition. The workshop will be limited to 15 participants. The total […]Find out more »
During the night of our MAD Collar Party on Saturday, August 5th, Collar Works will host an ART YARD SALE, a special one-night-only exhibit (in the spirit of a studio sale) of small works by talented local artists! It will be a fantastic opportunity to snag an amazing work of art, support local artists + […]Find out more »
The Bowie knife is America's most famous knife, steeped in history and legend. In this five day intensive class, students will learn the ins and outs of forging, grinding and heat treating this iconic blade. Once the blades are complete, students will create a guard and handle using steel and wood. Attention will be made […]Find out more »
Introduction to Floor Loom Weaving: Colorful Dish Towels with Lilly Marsh. #1040-0805. 1+1/2 days. 8/5 9am-4pm, 8/6 12pm-4pm.
Cotton dish towels are a great first project for learning the floor loom. Cotton is a simple to weave fiber and dish towels can be a wonderful playground for color and texture in simple twills. We will focus on basic skills in design and warping on Saturday. Sunday afternoon will find us weaving off the […]Find out more »
The Adirondack Style is unique. It combines traditional furniture making with the materials found in this region – Birch bark, twigs, logs, and more. Found in the earliest “Great Camps” of our region, the skilled craftsmen who made this unique furniture were inspired by the world around them. In this class you will be guided […]Find out more »
PLATTSBURGH, NY – The Strand Center for the Arts (SCA) is proud to announce that we will be combing forces with Fledging Crow and the Wagar Brothers to present the Downtown Rising Series 2017 season at a new location at the Strand Center for the Arts. Downtown Rising is a food/music/art community event series taking […]Find out more »
On view June 18 through October 9 The exhibition Roaring into the Future: New York 1925-35 is a pioneering exploration celebrating the Empire State as the driving force behind the creation of 20th-century modernism. From Buffalo to Brooklyn, artists, designers, and manufacturers generated avant-garde art, fashion, technology, and music that resulted in the century’s most […]Find out more »
Mommy & Me Painting Class: Flip Flop Beach | Ellen Lauziere, instructor Friday, June 30 10:00AM-12:00PM Art Studio #2 Cost*: $35 pre-registration (for both Mommy and child) | $45 at door (for both Mommy and child) Click here to register. Team up with your little one to paint Fishy Kisses!
Mommy & Me Painting Class: Flip Flop Beach | Ellen Lauziere, instructor Saturday, August 5 10:00AM-12:00PM Art Studio #2 Cost*: $35 pre-registration (for both mommy and child) | $45 at door (for both mommy and child) What a perfect class for summer! Interact with your little one while making a beautiful painting together. Two canvases […]Find out more »
The Adirondack Art Association’s Children’s Art Program will have it’s third session on August 5, 2017 from 1:00-2:30 pm at their gallery located at 2754 Essex Road in Essex NY. Walk-ins are welcome, but parents are encouraged to pre-register by emailing [email protected] Open to children of all ages, but adults should accompany children under 6 […]Find out more »
"Elizabeth Cady Stanton" by Christine Heller Canajoharie, New York - Nov 6, 1917 marks the 100th Anniversary of the hard fought battle for New York women's right to vote, and the Arkell Museum is proud to mark the occasion with four special events. Each of these events is free to the public. On Saturday, August […]Find out more »
Tang Announces Summer 2017 Family Saturday Programs The Tang Teaching Museum and Art Gallery at Skidmore College presents a series of seven Family Saturday programs to accompany the work in our exhibitions this summer: If I Had Possession Over Judgement Day: Collections of Claude Simard and Up = Out: A Sun Ra Mixtape. Held on […]Find out more »
Cambridge, NY - Hubbard Hall is pleased to once again bring opera to Washington County! L’elisir d’amore (The elixir of love) is the twelfth orchestra production to grace the Hubbard Hall stage since 2008. Bringing back the dream team that brought you 2013’s The Barber of Seville, conductor Maria Sensi Sellner and director Andrew Nienaber […]Find out more »
Please join The Bookstore Plus in welcoming local author Brian Heinz for a book signing on Saturday August 5th | 3:00 to 5:00 PM. Heinz will be signing copies of his latest children’s book, The Great North Woods which won the ‘Best Book of Children’s Literature Award’ from the Adirondack Center for Writing this past […]Find out more »
Feeding the Body and Spirit is a joint exhibition featuring paintings by Laura Shore of Farm Share Studio and ceramics by her brother Don Shore of L’Esperance Tile Works. The paintings and ceramics focus on farms, food, and gardens. Laura Shore of Farm Share Studio Laura Shore of Farm Share Studio Farm Share Studio is […]Find out more »
The Sacandaga Valley Arts Network has a great lineup of performances for its annual summer outdoor concerts at the Northville Waterfront Park located on Main St. in Northville. The summer lineup includes some of the area’s best talent. The concerts will be held on Saturday evenings at 6pm with a rain venue at the B-con […]Find out more »
SARATOGA SPRINGS, NY – The Saratoga Shakespeare Company is pleased to announce its professional cast for their 2017 Season of Magic. Local stalwarts Brenny Rabine (Hermione, TWT) and John Romeo (Quince, MSND) lead the way. We’re also excited to announce that SSC veterans Tim Dugan (Bottom, MSND), Hilary Parker (Paulina, TWT), and Wesley Broulik TWT) […]Find out more »
Featuring Mike Block of the Silk Road Ensemble. MIKE BLOCK is a pioneering multi-style cellist, singer, composer, and educator, hailed by Yo-Yo Ma as the "ideal musician of the 21st-Century", and acclaimed by the NY Times for his "vital rich-hued solo playing". While still studying at the Juilliard School, Mike joined Yo-Yo Ma’s Silk Road […]Find out more »
$25 advance ticket $30 same day Join us for our inaugural MAD Collar Party! We’re bringing the outdoors indoors for this mid-summer party with great music and time-honored backyard happenings! Tailgate-Style eats + cash bar, great people, and creative energy all come together to help raise some mad cash for a stellar cause! Start the […]Find out more »
Young Actors at the Depot Apprentice Showcase The Depot Theatre offers a professional apprenticeship for young artists (ages 11-15) that covers a broad spectrum of theatrical skills and experiences. These include scene composition, set and costume design, voice and movement training, improvisation, and acting skills. This summer’s apprenticeship culminates with the Depot Apprentice Showcase, two […]Find out more »
Hitrick and Brooks SVAN's Summer Concert series continues this Saturday, Aug 5,6-8pm at Waterfront Park in Northville, when Hitrick and Brooks take the stage. The trio will be performing music from Frank Sinatra, Elvis Presley, and Elton John all the way to Bruno Mars, Jason Mraz, and Ed Sheeran. Ben Hitrick- lead vocals, guitar, Connor […]Find out more »
Celebrated singer/songwriter Bob Warren GREENWICH, NY - Celebrated singer/songwriter Bob Warren will present a paean in song to his hometown of Greenwich in “Small Town World,” a free concert that is part of the Greenwich Free Library’s live music series, “Music is Living History.” The event is slated for Saturday, August 5, 7 p.m., at […]Find out more »
GREENWICH, NY – Celebrated singer/songwriter Bob Warren will present a paean in song to his hometown of Greenwich in “Small Town World,” a free concert that is part of the Greenwich Free Library’s live music series, “Music is Living History.” The event is slated for Saturday, August 5, 7 p.m., at the Greenwich High School […]Find out more »
Frederic Remington painting outdoors at Ft. Robinson, Nebraska, 1905 OGDENSBURG, NY - The Frederic Remington Art Museum will host a public reception for the annual Morristown Plein Air Festival on Saturday, August 5th from 7 to 9 pm. Cost is $5 per person; snacks and a cash bar will be available. At the event, Museum […]Find out more »
Music- The Garden Raid the musical by Front Porch Storytelling, Friday and Saturday August 4th and 5th at 7:00 pm, at the Strand Theater, $10/7/5.
Join us at the Strand Theater on Friday and Saturday August 4th and 5th at 7:30 pm as we welcome Front Porch Storytelling and The Hudson River Music Hall present-THE GARDEN RAID: A New Musical. Book by John W. Nassivera, Shelley Fairbanks and Garrett D. West, Music and Lyrics by Bob Bates. Based on the […]Find out more »
Sultans of String BLUE MOUNTAIN LAKE, NY: The Adirondack Lakes Center for the Arts continues its Saturday Series with the return of the Sultans of String, a Canadian trio whose music includes Celtic, flamenco, Arabic, Cuban, and Asian rhythms, on August 5 at 7:30 p.m. at the Arts Center. Tickets for this concert are $20 […]Find out more »
Alice Friman Alice Friman's last two books are Vinculum, which won a 2012 Georgia Author of the Year award, and The View from Saturn, 2014. Other books include Inverted Fire, The Book of the Rotten Daughter, and Zoo, which won the Sheila Margaret Motton Prize and the Ezra Pound Poetry Award. Other awards include a […]Find out more »
Jordan Hornstein and Tyler Nye Ira Levin’s Deathtrap, the Tony Award nominated, longest running comedy thriller on Broadway, opens at Pendragon Theatre this Friday and runs through August 20. Deathtrap, written in 1978, is full of plot twists, and references itself as a play within a play. The play is directed by Tara Palen, Pendragon’s […]Find out more »