The Northampton Arts Council works to support and nurture the arts in the city of Northampton. The Council awards grants twice each year to artists and arts groups from both state and locally-raised funds, and seeks to improve public awareness of the arts. Its' goals include maintaining and preserving the rich and diverse cultural heritage of Northampton, programming such annual events of interest to the community as First Night Northampton and Transperformance.

Saturday, January 19, 2019

Week Two: Bodies in Motion Festival


Week Two!

BODIES IN MOTION FESTIVAL presented by A.P.E.@Hawley

PERFORMANCES • WORKSHOPS • CLASSES

Week two features Xan Burley + Alex Springer, former performers with the NYC-based company Doug Varone and Dancers, now in the graduate program at Smith College.  The Sundays at 5 series on January 20 will feature a showing of new works by Lailye Weidman and Doug LeCours—two young artists actively performing on both coasts.

WEEK TWO SCHEDULE:
** ALL EVENTS HELD AT 33 HAWLEY ST, UNLESS OTHERWISE NOTED. **

JANUARY 15: 
7PM   FILM SCREENING Historic Northampton presents "Vision of Thornes" + conversation about creativity and community.  SOLD OUT.   Additional screening is being planned.

JANUARY 18:
10AM-NOON   INT/ADV CONTEMPORARY TECHNIQUE with Xan Burley, music by Will Owen
1-3PM   WORKSHOP Duet Repertory with Xan Burley + Alex Springer
6PM    INSTALLATION sound and video installation in lobby with Will Owen
7PM    PERFORMANCE with Xan Burley + Alex Springer, sound design by Will Owen

JANUARY 19: 
10AM-NOON   WORKSHOP Duet Repertory with Xan Burley + Alex Springer
1-4PM    WORKSHOP "First the body, then the words" with Rythea Lee *HELD AT SCDT!
6PM    INSTALLATION sound and video installation in lobby with Will Owen
7PM    PERFORMANCE with Xan Burley + Alex Springer, sound design by Will Owen

JANUARY 20:
5PM    SUNDAYS AT FIVE SERIES New Works performance with Lailye Weidman and Doug LeCours

Click HERE to preview the festival with Donnabelle Casis on the Bill Newman Radio show.
FULL SCHEDULE, TICKETS AND DETAILS HERE

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