| CONVERSATIONS WITH… RUSSIAN AND SOVIET FILM MUSIC: A TUNEFUL SURVEY|
Lenox, 3 p.m.
In a lecture illustrated with film clips, Professor Timothy Sergay of SUNY Albany will present an overview of Russian and Soviet film music, focusing not only on the famous contributions of Sergei Prokofiev and Dmitri Shostakovich, but also on such lesser known masters as Georgi Sviridov, the Soviet adoption of the Hollywood musical genre in the 1930s, the cultural role of songs created for Soviet films, and the influence of Russian music on Hollywood film scores. This talk is brought to you by Close Encounters With Music and takes place at The Mount, Edith Wharton's home, 2 Plunkett St, Lenox, MA 01240. $20 includes light refreshment www.cewm.org to purchase tickets online; also available at the door
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"THE GUN SHOW" - A PLAY BY E.M. LEWIS
, 2 p.m.
Through the prism of her own personal experiences, award-winning playwright E. M. Lewis tells the story of America’s relationship with guns. Leaning neither right nor left, this critically-acclaimed play jumps into the middle of the gun control debate and asks “Can we have a conversation about this?” The performance, starring Christopher Smith and directed by Robert Jordan, explores the role that firearms play in our lives. Tickets: $25 general admission, $20 PS21 members
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FAMILY COMICS WITH ANNA MORIARTY LEV
North Adams, 1 - 4 p.m.
Family Comics Family Sunday Studio: April 22, 2018 1:00-4:00PM Location: MCLA's Design Lab, North Adams Instructor: Anna Moriarty Lev Tuition: $65 per adult-child pair, $10 each additional family member. Graphic stories are a great bridge linking adult and child storytelling approaches. Come and brainstorm a story to be told visually, and express it through simple comics. We will create mini comics or single panels, and share our stories with the group. No experience required; just come and tell a story together using words and images! Code: NCYA02SP18
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