Indie's Choice: featured picks from the upcoming calendar
Yi Shu Lai teaches “Mirror Works: Inclusivity in Writing and Reading,” a four-week online course via the Fine Arts Work Center beginning Monday, June 7th. Participants will learn the importance of honoring and engaging with different cultural perspectives in their writing. Tuition is $550 at fawc.org.
“The Immaculate” Miss Conception returns to Pilgrim House this summer to celebrate 21 years in drag. Her show opens Friday, June 11th, at 6 p.m. and runs through August 7th at 336 Commercial St. in Provincetown. Expect on-stage character and costume changes into your favorite personalities from movies past. Tickets are $30 at pilgrimhouseptown.com.
The Grammy-nominated GroovaLottos are performing their brand of “Southcoast Thump & Soul” at the Payomet Performing Arts Center, 29 Old Dewline Road in Truro, on Saturday, June 19th, at 7 p.m. The band is composed of Chuck V on bass, Mwalim DaPhunkee Professor on keyboard and vocals, and ZYG 808 on drums and vocals. Tickets […]
After journalist Greg O’Brien was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s several years ago, his natural curiosity and investigative skills compelled him to write the award-winning On Pluto: Inside the Mind of Alzheimer’s. O’Brien will discuss his book in a Zoom event via the Nauset Fellowship on Sunday, June 20th, 10 a.m. Registration is free at nfuu.org.
The Truro Memoirs Group will give its annual spring reading via Zoom on Sunday, June 20th, from 2 to 4 p.m. Mentored by Rosalind Pace, members of the group will share selections from their work, with time for questions and discussion. Register for this free program by contacting Chelsea Micks at [email protected]
Come celebrate the summer solstice with Woof Woof Meow, a new five-piece band started by Michael Holt, on the green behind the Truro Public Library, 7 Standish Way, on Sunday, June 20th, at 4 p.m. It’s an all-ages event “encouraging people to dance in celebration of the Earth,” with an eclectic mix of “Prince, Fela […]
Valerie Isaacs teaches “Figures on the Beach,” an outdoor in-person workshop through the Provincetown Art Association and Museum, Monday, June 21st through Friday, June 25th, from 9 to 11:30 a.m. Working from a live model, Isaacs will take you through “gesture and contour drawing, some anatomy basics, proportion, movement, and the basics of light and […]
Photographer Beowulf Sheehan teaches “Seeing You: Storytelling, Storyteller & Photography,” a virtual workshop via the Fine Arts Work Center, Monday, June 21st through Friday, June 25th, from 10 a.m. to noon. Then, from noon to 2 p.m., Nicole J. Georges teaches “Drawing a Line: Graphic Memoir,” exploring storytelling in fictional or autobiographical comic strips. Registration […]
Wellfleet Preservation Hall and the Wellfleet Historical Society will present a live screening of We Still Live Here, a documentary by Anne Makepeace detailing the reclamation and cultural revival of the Wampanoag in southeastern Massachusetts, on Tuesday, June 22nd, at 6 p.m. at 335 Main St. There will be a post-film discussion with historian Linda […]