Arts

5 Questions: Maggie Darlington

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5 Questions is a series by Steve Duffy – Maggie began dancing with the Claddagh School of Irish Dance in California. She won four North American Championships, two All-Ireland Championships, and in 2007, won the World Irish Dancing Championships. In 2010, Maggie performed the lead role in Busch Gardens’ production, Celtic Fyre, and originated the…

Art by Emilie Errié

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Tonight at Cafe Moka was another edition of Open P.O.R.T. (Poetry of the Oral Tradition) hosted by Patrick Nelson and an opening reception for artist Emilie Errié, whose paintings will be hanging for a month. Emilie Errié grew up in Haiti and moved to Boston in 2004 with her family. She started drawing at a…

Raw Art Works to Host Annual BASH May 7th

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Raw Art Works to Host Annual BASH: Party with a Purpose Fundraiser Raw Art Works (RAW) will be hosting its annual BASH: Party with a Purpose fundraiser on Saturday May 7th, from 7:30-11:30pm, in their studio and gallery space, 37 Central Square in downtown Lynn. Tickets are available in advance of the event at www.rawartworks.org…

5 Questions: Ian Halperin

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5 Questions is a series by Steve Duffy –     #1 New York Times bestselling author and investigator Ian Halperin pulls back the curtain on America’s notorious Kardashian family—exposing their shaky foundation for fame—one shocking revelation at a time.   SD: Why did you choose the Kardashians for your latest book? IH: They are…

5 Questions: Aaron Fried

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5 Questions is a series by Steve Duffy – Click your heels together and join Aaron Fried as the Cowardly Lion when he joins Dorothy, Toto, the Scarecrow, and the Tin Man on a magical journey through the Land of Oz to meet the Wizard. SD: What inspired you to want to be on the…

NSCC to Present Elephant’s Graveyard

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The Performing Arts Council of North Shore Community College (NSCC) presents Elephant’s Graveyard by George Brant.  Performances will be held at Lynn Arts, 25 Exchange St., Lynn on April 15 & 16 at 7p.m. with matinee showings on April 16 & 17 at 3p.m. General admission is $7, $5 for students and seniors (with ID).…

Lynn Public Schools All City Art Show

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4/6/16 – The 2016 annual Lynn Public Schools All City Art Show had its opening reception in the LynnArts building in the Downtown Lynn Cultural District this afternoon. The show and reception is packed every year, and LynnArts/Lynn Museum staffers were on hand to manage things so spaces were not overcrowded. Everyone had plenty of…

5 Questions: Vanessa Dunleavy

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5 Questions is a series by Steve Duffy –       Sweet Charity will be performing at the Stoneham Theatre March 31st – April 24th. For more information and to purchase tickets, call 781-279-2200 or visit www.stonehamtheatre.org.     Vanessa Dunleavy has been touring and performing regionally for the past 10 years. She is…

Works by Local Artists on Display at State House

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On Monday, March 21st an exhibit previously on display at the Lynn Museum featuring works by artists from Lynn and the LynnArts building officially went on display outside the Senate Chamber at the Massachusetts State House. What was called Present Tense at the Museum is now Present Tense2. Senator Tom McGee, Museum President Drew Russo…

5 Questions: Kristin Cavallari

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5 Questions is a series by Steve Duffy –     Kristin Cavallari may have gotten her start on reality TV, but the former star of “Laguna Beach” and “The Hills” sure has come a long way since then. The mother of three has now added author to her list of accomplishments. “Balancing in Heels”…