Post Tagged with: "performance"

Photo by Carolyn Brown '16 | Faith Flowers ’19 performs in The Leading Ladies’ rendition of ‘The Wedding Singer.’

Leading Ladies perform ‘The Wedding Singer’

Arts April 21, 2016 at 9:02 am 0 comments

  Laura Green ’18 Arts Editor The Leading Ladies put on their Spring show “The Wedding Singer” on April 14, 15 and 16 in Davis Ballroom. I sat down with the director Deidre Lightman ’17J and lead Emily Joyce ’19 to talk about the process of putting on the show.Read More

Dance Performance: ‘Memory of the Future’

Arts April 21, 2016 at 9:00 am 0 comments

Eliza Going ’18 Assistant Arts Editor “Memory of the Future: An Evening of Dance and Music” showcased world-recognized dancers in the Hallie Flanagan Studio Theater last Thursday through Saturday, April 14-16. Directed by Smith Assistant Professors Chris Aiken and Angie Hauser, the show featured dancers Bebe Miller, Andrew Harwood and JenniferRead More

Photo courtesy of chestnuthouseconcerts.com | Christian Sedelmyer (left) and Rachel Baiman are the duo 10 Strings Symphony.

10 String Symphony at the Parlor Room

Arts April 14, 2016 at 9:00 am 0 comments

  Eliza Going ’18 Assistant Arts Editor The bluegrass duo 10 String Symphony is performing at the Parlor Room in Northampton on April 17. I spoke with Rachel Baiman, who was on her way to the East Coast for the start of their tour, about the success of their newRead More

JD Samson: An Activist in the Music Industry

Arts March 3, 2016 at 9:00 am 0 comments

Nina Donaghue ’18 Contributing Writer Get ready for a feminist dance party on March 3: JD Samson is performing a DJ set at One Bar & Grill in downtown Northampton. Samson is a former member of the popular dance-punk band Le Tigre and is currently performing with MEN, her DJRead More

Photo by Laura Green '18 | Singer/songwriter Jeff LeBlanc performed at Jittery’s on Nov. 12.

Jeff LeBlanc Performs at Jittery’s

Arts November 19, 2015 at 9:00 am 0 comments

  Laura Green ’18 Contributing Writer Jeff LeBlanc, a singer/songwriter who grew up on Long Island, performed at Jittery’s in the Campus Center TV Lounge on Nov. 12. His versatile and dynamic voice filled the intimate space and kept the tone light, even while playing very personal songs. His acousticRead More

Singer-songwriter Katie Costello, who will be performing at Smith next week, is releasing a new EP.

Interview with Pop Singer Katie Costello

Arts October 8, 2015 at 9:22 am 0 comments

  Becca Damante ’17 Arts Editor Self-proclaimed “rebel pop singer-songwriter” Katie Costello has a voice that is equally charming, quirky and hauntingly beautiful. In advance of her show at Smith on Oct.15, I had a chance to chat with her about her experience as a musician and about her newestRead More

The Amanda Palmer Pull

Arts April 11, 2013 at 9:00 am 0 comments

Skye Hillgartner ’14 Contributing Writer Amanda Palmer is a fascinating person to watch. Is she a particularly good singer? No. Though her songs are good, they sound very similar to each other. But, in a peach kimono, her hair in Renaissance style braids, her eyebrows painted on in funky artRead More

Performing Girl: Gender Narratives and Performance

Arts February 28, 2013 at 9:00 am 0 comments

Jackie Leahy ’14 Arts Editor Artist, writer, director, comedian and music producer D’Lo will be making an appearance in the Pioneer Valley both in person and on the big screen through his performance “D’Lo: D’FaQto Life” today and through the film screening of Performing Girl, a documentary featuring D’Lo’s life,Read More