Arts Happenings in Bradford County

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Arts Happenings in Bradford County

Keeping you up to date with the latest Bradford County Regional Arts Council offerings and other ART Happenings in the region.

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Easter Themed Movie and Craft

Kids Day Out

March 16, 2018
Rialto Theatre

Children 12 and under $10 each
Parents, Caretakers, Sitters are Free with Child

Movie, Popcorn, Soda, Pizza and Craft.
Reservations requested.

Food and Film at our Keystone Theatre

Thursdays during Film Festival $20
March 15: 3 Billboards Outside Ebbing, MO and Lady Bird
March 22: I, Tonya and Darkest Hour
March 29: The Shape of Water and Phantom Thread

(Breakfast treats starting at 9:30AM, first movie at 10:00AM, lunch, second movie 12:30PM)

Food and Film at our Rialto Theatre

Thursday March 15 : $15
March 15: 3 Billboards Outside Ebbing, MO and She Wore a Yellow RIbbon

(first movie at 10:00AM, lunch, second movie 12:30PM)

Movie Classic sponsored by David Preston and Canton Independent Sentinel

Film Fest Tickets

Thursdays at the Rialto

Movie Classic

She Wore a Yellow Ribbon

March 15, 2018
12:30PM and 6:30PM

sponsored by David Preston and Canton Independent Sentinel
Captain Nathan Brittles, on the eve of retirement, takes out a last patrol to stop an impending massive Indian attack. Encumbered by women who must be evacuated, Brittles finds his mission imperiled.

Director: John Ford

Writers: James Warner Bellah (story), Frank S. Nugent (screenplay) (as Frank Nugent)

Stars: John Wayne, Joanne Dru, John Agar

Double Feature Lunch $15
10AM : 3 Billboards Outside Ebbing, MO
12:30PM : She Wore a Yellow Ribbon

Mansfieldians and the Jazz Ensemble

Rialto Theatre
April 12, 2018

Tickets available at Rialto Theatre and Canton Independent Sentinel
Adults $12
Students/Seniors $10

An evening of instrumental and vocal Jazz performed by the current members of Mansfield University’s Mansfieldians and Jazz Ensemble.


Schooltime presents

Goodnight, Goodnight, Construction Site (musical)

April 4, 2018 @ 9:30A and 12:30P

Keystone Theatre
Sponsored in part by: United Way, PCA, and Claverack

Tickets available for reservation: $6.00 each

570.268.ARTS (2787)

Based on the book by author Sherri Duskey Rinker and illustrator Tom Lichtenheld.

Book, lyrics and music by Austin Zumbro.

Directed by Nina Meehan.

Bedtime is approaching, and this team of construction vehicles needs to get their rest. But Crane Truck is getting cranky, Cement Mixer takes too long with bathtime, and Dump Truck just isn’t sleepy! Excavator and Bulldozer find that preparing for bed is a job in itself! Will they ever get some shut-eye before tomorrow’s day of work? An award-winning musical based upon the best-selling book! Appropriate for ages 3 and up.

The performance will be 45 minutes with no intermission.

Poetry Out Loud

State Competition March 5
Harrisburg, PA

Six contestants participated in the NTPAIE Regional Poetry Out Loud Contest on January 23.

Anna Vaughn Stewart, Aria Meixel, Josiah Smith, Magdalena Poost, Sorren Greene, and Whitney Madill. All students did an excellent job presenting / performing / reciting poetry during three judged rounds of competition.

Congratulations to Magdalena Poost for a first place win and to Josiah Smith as a close Runner Up. Ms. Poost will proceed on to the State level in March held in Harrisburg, PA

Writing Competition:

Bradford County Library Annual “Write Your Own Book” competition is underway. Deadline for entries is Friday, February 16th by 6pm

Copy of guidelines or more information about the competition contact or stop by the library.

Phone 570.297.2436

Cabinet in Your Community

March 7, 2018
1PM – 3PM
Keystone Theatre

Free Admission

How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying

Troy Area Jr Sr High School
March 9 @ 7:30PM
March 10 @ 1:00PM and 7:30PM

Pleasure Unwoven

An Evening of Addiction Awareness

Keystone Theatre: March 8
Sayre Theatre: March 22
6:30PM – 8:00PM

sponsored by EMAAC, WEBO, Casa Trinity

Kevin McCauley, is a qualified medical doctor and he focuses the important question about addiction: “Is it really a “disease?” This video essay, filmed in high-definition and recipient of NAATP’s Michael Q. Ford Journalism Award 2010, presents the arguments for and against this question. Reviewing all the latest research about addiction along the way. Uses the spectacular landscape of Utah’s State and National Parks to describe the brain areas involved in addiction, turns complex neuroscientific concepts into easy-to-understand visual images that will help people in recovery feel better understood, and their families and friends feel hope that recovery is possible.

AGRICULTURE: The Roots of the Endless Mountains

with Mike Lovegreen

Friday, March 23rd at 1PM
Keystone Theatre
presented by Endless Mountains Heritage Region

Agriculture today remains vital to the regional economy and is at the heart of our shared heritage in the Endless Mountains. This presentation launches an exciting new project to raise awareness of the changing face of agriculture in the Endless Mountains Heritage Region, past, present and future.

When the first white settlers arrived in the Endless Mountains, they found flourishing Native American agriculture that included corn and other crops. That early history endures to today with farming being the backbone not only of our economy, but our culture and heritage, influencing our relationship with the land, our neighbors and our government.

Mike Lovegreen, former Bradford County Conservation District Manager for 33 years and current EMHR board member, will present an overview of the often veiled extent of agriculture’s role and influence in the region. The presentation, as well as the following open discussion will be based on the recently completed Agricultural Viability Study conducted with EMHR funding.



Performances :
March 23 & 24 at 7:00PM

Nelle Black Westgate Auditorium

Presented by the Canton High School Drama Club

Notes from Brian Keeler

In Vestal, NY- at the Vestal Library later in March I’ll be presenting a landscape painting workshop in conjunction with the Fine Art Society of the Southern Tier. There will be a demonstration and slide presentation on Monday, March 26th at 7:30. The actual workshop will be on the following Saturday,March 31 from 9 to 3. For info and to register contact Jan Wood

In Clarks Summit, PA- At the Gathering Place on Tuesday March 27th at noon, at 304 State Street (in the old Fire Hall) I’ll be presenting a slide show and talking about my painting process and signing copies of my book “Dramatic Color in the Landscape” For information contact Mary Beth Voda at or call the venue at (570) 586-4721

In Corning, NY- At the West End Gallery at 12 West Market Street, my work will be featured in the upstairs gallery during the month of May. Then later in the fall, the West End Gallery will be arranging a special one man show for my work, but held at the Cedar Arts Center. More on this later. My swing band Zingology is on to play for the event, so watch for more details on this later. For info contact Jesse Gardner at the West End Gallery at  or call (607) 936-2011

My work has been represented here for 25 years and they always have some of my work available to look at, so stop into this beautiful gallery any time. Its located downtown at 12 West Market Street.

West End Gallery

12 West Market Street
Corning, NY 14830
The Gallery features artwork by more than 40 exceptional artists. Visitors will find changing exhibits of original art in a variety of mediums including oil, acrylic, watercolor, pastel, pen & ink, graphite, wood, bronze, glass and more!

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Bradford County Regional Arts Council
601 Main Street
Towanda, Pennsylvania 18848


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