Adirondack A&E e-News # 98
A New Exhibit Arrives at LPCA: Together in Harmony
Through Saturday, September 10th
Together in Harmony is a collection of expressive musical moments that depict the colors, sounds and emotion at the heart of orchestral music-making. With a harmonious blend of contrast, light, texture and shape, artist Patricia Bellerose conveys the focus, movement and energy emanating from the musicians on stage.
The exhibit will include a collaboration with the Lake Placid Sinfonietta, featuring original paintings inspired by rehearsals and performances taking place here in Lake Placid.
More information is HERE.
Lake Placid Center for the Arts, 17 Algonquin Dr, Lake Placid
Seagle Children’s Opera: The Three Bears
Wednesday, July 20, 2022, 10 am, The Sembrich
Come join Goldilocks and the Three Bears for a fun-filled children’s opera that is loaded with laughs! Jonathan’s Stinson’s adaptation of the classic tale is complete with mistaken identities, a chase through the audience, and a chance for all the kids in the audience to participate.
This entertaining new take on the classic fairy tale performed by the Seagle Festival singers is a perfect introduction to the world of music and opera for young and old alike.
Seagle Festival is the premier opera and musical theater producing organization in the Adirondack region of upstate New York, as well as the oldest summer vocal training program in the United States.
From Susan Hughes, Essex County Arts Council:
“The Seagle Festival’s wonderful children’s opera of “The Three Bears” is touring this summer. If it comes to your community, DON’T MISS IT!”
This is touring performance, check HERE for more details.
The Sembrich, 4800 Lake Shore Drive, Bolton
Anderson Falls Heritage Society Presents
If you’ve enjoyed Dr. Richard Frost’s “Rich in History” columns over the years, you won’t want to miss this special event that covers a wide range of local topics. Anderson Falls Heritage Society invites you to join us this Wednesday at the Keeseville Fire Station for a program that promises to be entertaining and educational!
Carl Rubino, Singer-Songwriter
Americana, contemporary folk, blues
7/16/2022 – 7/16/2022
Tickets sold at the door.
Doors: 6 pm Show: 7 pm
More information HERE.
BluSeed Studios, 24 Cedar Street, Saranac Lake
Jumpin’ In July | Damaged Goods
Wednesday, July 20, 2022, 5:30 to 7:30 pm
Join us on the front lawn of the Strand for a night of music and fun! Jumpin’ in July is a FREE concert series, where each week in July a new musician or band takes the stage to perform. Concessions will be available on site.
More info HERE.
The Strand Center for the Arts, 23 Brinkerhoff St., Plattsburgh
Two Sidewalk Signings Tomorrow!
Saturday, July 16, 2022
With Brad Edmondson, author of A Wild Idea, 1-3 pm
A Wild Idea is based on in-depth interviews with more than five dozen insiders who are central to the story. It’s a rich, exciting narrative about state power and how it was imposed on rural residents, and it’s full of surprising and shocking revelations.
BRAD EDMONDSON is an independent journalist who writes about social change and how it happens. In addition to A Wild Idea (2021), he is the author of Postwar Cornell (2016) and Ice Cream Social: The Struggle for the Soul of Ben & Jerry’s (2014). He attended Deep Springs College, graduated from Cornell University, and now lives with his wife, Tania Werbizky, in Ithaca, New York (see HERE for more info).
With Jill Barnes, author of Ranger: Best Therapy Dog Ever, 3-5 pm
Ranger: Best Therapy Dog Ever is about a very special therapy dog. Ranger is not a fictional character, but a real dog who was unique with a great gift. Readers will enjoy the story and appreciate therapy dogs even more after meeting Ranger.
JILL BARNES is an author with a gift for walking and caring for dogs. She is now retired, living the dream, and enjoying life in the Adirondacks with her current dogs, Gilda and Nelson.
The Bookstore Plus, 2491 Main Street. Lake Placid