Arts Talk

Did you "Art Walk"? Were you at a play or concert or poetry reading? Please share your week with us....
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Did you see the Dec. 1 New York Times story about changes for the Bill T. Jones/Arnie Zane Dance Company.? If not, here's the link: http://www.nytimes.com/2010/12/02/arts/dance/02workshop.html .
Jones, a Tony Award-winning dancer, choreographer and director who is set to receive a Kennedy Center Honor on Sunday, studied theater and dance at SUNY-Binghamton (now Binghamton University). Reminder: The ceremony will be broadcast Dec. 28 on CBS. Other recipients to be honored at the 33rd annual national celebration of the arts are: singer and songwriter...
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An overflow crowd filled the Roman Catholic Church of the Holy Trinity on Sunday (Nov. 28) to hear the Madrigal Choir of Binghamton’s Lessons and Carols for Christmas, Anne Boyer Cotten’s farewell concert. It was a fine and fitting send-off from a choir and a community grateful for the her gift of high-quality a cappella music for 33 years.

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A statue to The Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. now stands on Binghamton's River Walk at the Court Street Bridge at the head of the Peacemakers Trail. Unveiled Wednesday (Nov. 17), the life-sized sculpture captures the civil rights martyr in dynamic action. Sculptor Stan Watts of Atlas Bronze Casting of Kearns, Utah, said he wanted to portray the civil rights martyr in full exhortation, arm raised in a call to action, mouth open to...
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