Monthly Archives: February, 2011

Music and Art Events for THE BIG READ at the Exchange

Join in celebration of THE BIG READ: EMILY DICKINSON at the Exchange on April 21 with local composer/musician Steve Gilliland and Friends in a “Night on the Town” event featuring a cycle of songs with lyrics by Emily Dickinson. An exhibit of art inspired by Dickinson also opens that evening and runs through May 26. [...]

Industrious Angels Premiered April 27 at the Exchange

BTE member Laurie McCants premiered her solo show “Industrious Angels” at the Exchange April 27 before a rapt audience of 150. Described as a “music-theatre-storytelling-shadow-puppet-memory” play, “Industrious Angels” explores the hidden creativity of women, mother/daughter bloodlines, and the ghost of Emily Dickinson. Laurie, a 2010 Fox Foundation Distinguished Artist Fellow, will perform “Angels” July 7-10 [...]