upcoming events
Rhythmicity: Workshop
Mon, Sep 28
Online Workshop
Sep 28, 8:00 PM EDT
Online Workshop
Spend some time breaking down lists to generate writing, discussing contemporary poetry, share and (gulp) performing your work out loud! No matter your level of experience, we encourage all to get super loud in telling your story!
Collaborative Drawing Games for Building Imagination and Community
Tue, Sep 29
Online Class
Sep 29, 6:30 PM EDT
Online Class
This is an online workshop designed for parents and children to enjoy together (or siblings or friends). Participants draw on paper while guided through imagination-building exercises. No talent or drawing ability is necessary.
Rhythmicity: Open Mic
Fri, Oct 02
Online Open Mic
Oct 02, 8:00 PM EDT
Online Open Mic
An evening of poetry and story telling.
Kaoruko Pilkington
Sat, Oct 03
Online Concert
Oct 03, 8:00 PM EDT
Online Concert
Kaoruko Pilkington is a sought-after jazz vocalist and educator. Performing at numerous venues throughout New England, she sings the Great American Songbook and Brazilian repertoire with a twist.
Collaborative Drawing Games for Building Imagination and Community
Tue, Oct 06
Online Class
Oct 06, 6:30 PM EDT
Online Class
This is an online workshop designed for parents and children to enjoy together (or siblings or friends). Participants draw on paper while guided through imagination-building exercises. No talent or drawing ability is necessary.
Process: Marty Allen
Thu, Oct 08
Online Lecture
Oct 08, 7:30 PM EDT
Online Lecture
Puppetry and the Art of Wearing Multiple Hats
Collaborative Drawing Games for Building Imagination and Community
Tue, Oct 13
Online Class
Oct 13, 6:30 PM EDT
Online Class
This is an online workshop designed for parents and children to enjoy together (or siblings or friends). Participants draw on paper while guided through imagination-building exercises. No talent or drawing ability is necessary.
Process: John Jameson
Thu, Oct 15
Online Lecture
Oct 15, 7:30 PM EDT
Online Lecture
Representational Painting Techniques
Buffalo Rose
Fri, Oct 16
Online Concert
Oct 16, 8:00 PM EDT
Online Concert
Buffalo Rose blends folk, soul, and bluegrass into something amorphously Americana, but decidedly their own. Their sharp sense of rhythmic experimentation and evocative, storytelling lyricism come together for a sound with both shimmer and punch; it’s foot-tapping and breathtaking in turn.
Five O'Clock Shadow
Sat, Oct 17
Online Concert
Oct 17, 8:00 PM EDT
Online Concert
Five O’Clock Shadow effectively blurs the lines between traditional a cappella singing and today’s mainstream audio.
Collaborative Drawing Games for Building Imagination and Community
Tue, Oct 20
Online Class
Oct 20, 6:30 PM EDT
Online Class
This is an online workshop designed for parents and children to enjoy together (or siblings or friends). Participants draw on paper while guided through imagination-building exercises. No talent or drawing ability is necessary.
Party in a Box!
Thu, Oct 22
Online Event
Oct 22, 8:00 PM EDT
Online Event
This year we’re delivering the Party for the Arts directly to your doorstep with Party in a Box!
Brandie Blaze, Cake Swagg & Red Shaydez
Sat, Oct 24
Online Concert
Oct 24, 8:00 PM EDT
Online Concert
Join atac for an evening of Hip-Hop & R&B with Brandie Blaze, Cake Swagg, Red Shaydez and openers The Misifits Club!
Collaborative Drawing Games for Building Imagination and Community
Tue, Oct 27
Online Class
Oct 27, 6:30 PM EDT
Online Class
This is an online workshop designed for parents and children to enjoy together (or siblings or friends). Participants draw on paper while guided through imagination-building exercises. No talent or drawing ability is necessary.
Rhythmicity: Workshop
Mon, Nov 02
Online Workshop
Nov 02, 8:00 PM EST
Online Workshop
Spend some time breaking down lists to generate writing, discussing contemporary poetry, share and (gulp) performing your work out loud! No matter your level of experience, we encourage all to get super loud in telling your story!
Rhythmicity: Open Mic
Fri, Nov 06
Online Open Mic
Nov 06, 8:00 PM EST
Online Open Mic
An evening of poetry and story telling.
Process: Rebecca McGee Tuck
Thu, Nov 12
Online Lecture
Nov 12, 7:30 PM EST
Online Lecture
Using What I Have, Staying Motivated, and Keep Making Art Throughout the Pandemic
Liz Bills
Fri, Nov 13
Online Concert
Nov 13, 8:00 PM EST
Online Concert
A vocal powerhouse, a dynamic songwriter and an empowering force who bares her heart for the world to see.
The Love Dogs
Sat, Nov 14
Online Concert
Nov 14, 8:00 PM EST
Online Concert
Based out of Boston, the Love Dogs' combine elements of jump blues, New Orleans R&B and early rock 'n' roll into their own powerhouse sound.
James Merenda & TickleJuice
Sat, Nov 21
Online Concert
Nov 21, 8:00 PM EST
Online Concert
Always active, TickleJuice band leader James Merenda has performed with bands and orchestras internationally, including performances with Ran Blake at Knitting Factory, Darmstadt Jazz Festival in Germany, and recordings with Hatology Records.
RSVP Closed
Hiroya Tsukamoto
Sat, Sep 26
Online Concert
Sep 26, 8:00 PM EDT
Online Concert
Eclectic, immersive and mesmerizing; International acclaimed guitarist and songwriter Hiroya Tsukamoto takes us on an innovative, impressionistic journey filled with earthty, organic soundscapes that impart a mood of peace and tranquility.
RSVP Closed
Veronica Lewis
Fri, Sep 25
Online Concert
Sep 25, 8:00 PM EDT
Online Concert
Veronica Lewis is an exciting, emerging talent in the Blues and Roots world. This young piano player and singer brings Blues, Boogie Woogie and Roots piano into the future with exuberance and originality.
RSVP Closed
Process: Theresa Okokon
Thu, Sep 24
Online Lecture
Sep 24, 7:30 PM EDT
Online Lecture
Using Audio to Edit the Written Word
around town
Seminar: The Shining
Thu, Oct 01
Online Lecture
Oct 01, 8:00 PM EDT
Online Lecture
New York Magazine and Vulture film critic Bilge Ebiri leads this virtual seminar on Stanley Kubrick's harrowing horror classic.
Seminar: Jennifer's Body
Thu, Oct 08
Online Lecture
Oct 08, 8:00 PM EDT
Online Lecture
Film critic Jordan Crucchiola leads this virtual seminar on Karyn Kusama's contemporary cult favorite.
Seminar: An American Werewolf in London
Thu, Oct 15
Online Lecture
Oct 15, 8:00 PM EDT
Online Lecture
Program Manager Mark Anastasio leads this virtual seminar on the darkly funny and terrifying werewolf classic.
Seminar: Carrie
Thu, Oct 29
Online Lecture
Oct 29, 8:00 PM EDT
Online Lecture
Tribune News Service film critic Katie Walsh leads this virtual seminar on Brian De Palma's Oscar-nominated Stephen King adaptation.

GRINDHOUSE

A monthly series that screens all the cult, horror, art-house, samurai, kung-fu and very weird movies you love! Presented by the Midnite Romero Society and host by ātac: downtown arts + music.

AMPLIFY

Our open mic series working to raise individual voices, community connection, and confidence. The series consists of four monthly shows: Jazz Jam + Show, Amazing Comedy, Poetry Open Mic, and a Singer-Songwriter Open Mic. 

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