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5 Holiday Activities in the Monadnock Region

The dead of winter is when New England comes alive, especially during the holidays! New Hampshire’s Monadnock region, especially, loves to use the arts to celebrate this special time of year. Home to many diverse artists including dancers, actors, musicians, and crafters, what better way to ring in the holidays than through the arts? With

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Arts Spotlight: MoCo Arts

NICOLE S. COLSON MoCo Arts is empowering the youth of Keene by helping them find themselves through arts education. MoCo Arts is a family-centered nonprofit arts education organization in downtown Keene. They offer classes in dance and theater for students ages 6 months to 18+ years (select classes for adults). During the summer, MoCo runs

Magic, Genies, Love, and Adventure, On Stage in Aladdin’s Wonderful Lamp 

The story of Aladdin comes to life on stage through movement and storytelling in Aladdin’s Wonderful Lamp onSaturday, June 4 at 2:00 & 7:00pm, and Sunday, June 5 at 2:00pm at the Redfern Arts Center at Keene State College. Performed by the MoCo Arts School of Dance, this creative and family-friendly show features students 2nd

English Country Dance in Dublin with the Monadnock Folklore Society

The Monadnock Folklore Society presents the fourth in its series of English country dance with the theme “Dance Around Monadnock”   On April 24th from 2:00 to 5:00 PM, the English country dance will be held at the Dublin Town Hall in Dublin, NH, with Allison Aldrich Smith teaching dances that will appeal to all,

An Evening of Dance at Keene State College

An Evening of Dance at Keene State College’s Features premiers of modern dances by New York choreographer and dance faculty A specially commissioned dance by New York choreographer Yanira Castro will premiere along with three new works by Keene State College faculty during An Evening of Dance presented by the Keene State Department of Theatre and

English Country Dance in Peterborough

English Country Dance in Peterborough NH on Sunday March 20th   Nelson, NH — February 28, 2016 — The Monadnock Folklore Society presents the third in its series of English Country Dances with the theme “Dance Around Monadnock.”   On March 20th from 2:00 to 5:00 PM, the dance will be held in Bass Hall

Butterfly Swing Band

 forget the lion…. Swing March in like a Butterfly!   Butterfly Swing Band  Saturday, March 5th      ~ Basie ~ Porter ~ Ellington~             ~ classic swing ~    The Butterfly Swing Band plays joyous dance music with a classic swing groove. Guaranteed to get you schmoozin’ & movin’, the ensemble includes trumpet, sax, clarinet, guitar, bass