upac http://wamc.org en Natalie Merchant's Self-Titled Solo Album And Shows In Our Region http://wamc.org/post/natalie-merchants-self-titled-solo-album-and-shows-our-region <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Singer, songwriter, activist, and author Natalie Merchant, is back on tour with a new album. Nonesuch Records has released her sixth solo album - a self-titled, self-produced collection of 10 new and original songs.</p><p>She'll be performing tomorrow night (July 3rd) at 8pm at the Ulster Performing Arts Center in Kingston, NY, on Saturday, July 5th at 8pm at The Mahaiwe in Great Barrington, MA, and on Sunday, July 6th at 8pm at The Ridgefield Playhouse in Ridgefield, CT.</p><p> Wed, 02 Jul 2014 15:40:00 +0000 Alan Chartock 93948 at http://wamc.org Natalie Merchant's Self-Titled Solo Album And Shows In Our Region Ulster Ballet Company's 30th Annual Festival of the Dance at UPAC http://wamc.org/post/ulster-ballet-companys-30th-annual-festival-dance-upac <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">On Saturday, March </span>23rd<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> at </span>8PM<span style="line-height: 1.5;">, Ulster Ballet Company will present the </span>30th<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Annual Festival of Dance, to be held at Ulster Performing Arts Center (</span>UPAC<span style="line-height: 1.5;">) in Kingston, NY. Since 1983, the festival has showcased professional dancers and choreographers with a diverse range of styles and techniques.</span></p><p>In celebration of the Festival’s 30th year, UBC will offer a very cool line up of innovative dancing that spans cultures and generations, in styles that include modern, tango, contemporary, ballet, swing, hip hop, ballroom, lindy, jazz, modern Irish and Armenian.</p><p> Mon, 18 Mar 2013 15:12:00 +0000 Joe Donahue 60072 at http://wamc.org Ulster Ballet Company's 30th Annual Festival of the Dance at UPAC George Thorogood and The Destroyers at UPAC http://wamc.org/post/george-thorogood-and-destroyers-upac <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Legendary blues rock guitarist <a href="http://www.georgethorogood.com/">George Thorogood</a> and his Delaware Destroyers will rock the stage of <a href="http://www.bardavon.org/">UPAC</a> next Tuesday, March 19th.</p><p>Thorogood is best-known for his songs “Bad to the Bone” and “I Drink Alone,” as well as his covers of blues standards such as Hank Williams’ “Move It on Over,” John Lee Hooker’s “One Bourbon, One Scotch, One Beer” and Bo Diddley’s “Who Do You Love?”</p><p> Mon, 11 Mar 2013 14:10:00 +0000 Joe Donahue 59616 at http://wamc.org George Thorogood and The Destroyers at UPAC