President Emeritus James Wright recalled his work with injured veterans at the dedication of a new shelter at the Upper Valley Haven in White River Junction, Vt. Hixon House will shelter homeless adults unaccompanied by children.
A rare performance of “Persephassa,” by the Greek composer Iannis Xenakis, a piece for six percussionists, took place on Central Park lake June 21, 2010 as part of the fourth annual Make Music New York festival. Dartmouth percussion instructor a
William Shakespeare’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream came to life recently in Sharon, Vt., when when twelve Dartmouth students directed fifth and sixth graders from Sharon Elementary School in an abridged version of the play.
With choreographer Michael Tracy and Pilobolus, the collaborative, playfully athletic company, Art Spiegelman is creating a multimedia homage to early-20th-century cartoons, complete with cartoon story line.