In case you didn't catch the front-page news in Sunday's Press & Sun-Bulletin (Jan. 14), here's a link to Chris Kocher's in-depth Q&A with the Broome County Arts Council's new executive director, Nancy Barno Reynolds. We here at BAMirror also plan on asking Nancy a few things; if you have questions to pose to her, please put them in the comments section of this post. ...Read more
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Harold H. Manker, a 2016 Broome County Arts Council Heart of the Arts recipient (with his wife, Toby Jean), passed away Oct. 8 after a long battle with pancreatic cancer. His passing was reflective of his quiet demeanor. There were no calling hours; the burial Oct. 17 was private. But there will be a way for all of his friends to gather and share their memories. (more…)...Read more
The Binghamton Theatre Organ Society will dedicate its 2017-2018 season to its founder and volunteer executive director, Paul F. Stapel, who passed away recently. Stapel, a native of Muskegon, Michigan, came to this community to serve as executive director of the Binghamton Symphony Orchestra (now the Binghamton Philharmonic) from 1983 to 1986. He later was instrumental in the merger of the Art Theater and Art Mission to become the ART Mission and Theater and was its first executive director.
Bourbon, Beef & Brews
Hundreds come out to Support BCACSeptember 28 at The Binghamton Club The Broome County Arts Council wishes to thank all of the at attendees, sponsors, distillers and musicians who made our first Bourbon, Beef and Brews fundraiser such a success. Northeastern Striping Corporation, UHS, F.E.Jones Construction and Fredrick Lacey DDS were the sponsors for the event. Attendees were treated to music by Curt Osgood and Friends and by Barb Fox's DJ Entertainment. (more…)...
By Barb Van Atta Former Tri-Cities Opera Executive Director Roger L. Hartman passed away Thursday (Sept. 7) from complications associated with long-term chronic illness. Hartman, 73, of Conklin, also was a baritone with the opera company, studying voice and singing leading roles in the early- to mid-1970s. (more…)...Read more
UPDATE: Check out the Press & Sun-Bulletin's interview with Tony, who has a book signing coming up this weekend (2-4 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 17, at the Roberson Museum): http://tinyurl.com/y9d38ztv Congratulations to Broome Arts Mirror reviewer Tony Villecco on the publication of his new book about silent star Pola Negri. For details: http://tinyurl.com/yb64mvd8....Read more