Arts

5 Questions: Tippi Hedren

5 Questions is a series by Steve Duffy – Actress and animal activist Tippi Hedren is finally setting the record straight in her highly anticipated memoir “TIPPI.” One of the biggest names of classic Hollywood – the star of Alfred Hitchcock’s The Birds and Marnie – tells her story, including never-before-revealed experiences on the set…

Arts After Hours Celebrates Season with Christmas Cabaret

12.21.16 On Thursday, December 15th in the black box theatre that hosts the majority of their performances, Arts After Hours threw a Christmas Charcuterie Cabaret fundraiser for their upcoming season of shows, complete with food and entertainment. Arts After Hours will announce their 7th season of shows in the near future. A few things are…

5 Questions: Margot Lee Shetterly

12.14.16 5 Questions is a series by Steve Duffy – Margot Lee Shetterly is the author of “Hidden Figures: The American Dream and the Untold Story of the Black Women Mathematicians Who Helped Win the Space Race.” She is also the founder of The Human Computer Project, an endeavor that is recovering the names and…

“Essence” by Ramon Santiago on Display at LynnArts

12.5.16 A show of collected works called “Essence” by Domincan-born Lynn artist Ramon Santiago are now on display in the front gallery of the LynnArts Building through December 24th, 2016. The opening reception for Essence was Saturday evening and included a performance by Cultura Latina Dance Academy.

5 Questions: Shenea Booth

11.23.16 5 Questions is a series by Steve Duffy –     Shenea is an acrobatic gymnast who represented the USA at the 2001 World Games, the 2002 World Championships, and the 2004 World Championships in the Mixed Pair event. After retiring from gymnastics, she joined Cirque du Soleil. This is the first year that…

Photos from the Lydia Pinkham and LynnArts Open Studios Saturday

11.21.16 Lydia Pinkham’s annual open studios were Saturday and Sunday this past Weekend, and LynnArts held an open studios cross-promoted with Lydia Pinkham on Saturday. One artist commented that they saw more foot traffic in their Lydia Pinkham studio Saturday than they had seen in their former Somerville location during their open studios. Not every…

Raw Art Works Opens “In a Word” at Blue Ox

11.15.16 Earlier this evening Raw Art Works supporters and alumni gathered at the Blue Ox to celebrate the opening of In a Word. In RAW’s 2013 exhibit, “In a Word,” our young artists unearthed words not commonly used and created new words that described issues, situations, and qualities that our current words do not capture.…