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The Chronicles of Rose
A Serial Drama by David Lane
Part  of MCLA Presents! Inaugural Puppet Fest!

Thursday, January 23rd, February 13th and May 1st - 6:00pm
Puppert Lab at Gallery 107
107 Main Street

Chronicles of RoseSeasoned North Adams puppeteer, David Lane, in collaboration with Toronto's Shawna Reiter and Jonathan Davis will bring a Serial Puppet Drama to MCLA throughout the MCLA Presents! season. The Chronicles of Rose depicts the fretful time in Paris during the WWII Nazi occupation of France. Don't miss this complex, yet entertaining five-part drama!
9th Annual Blues and Funk Festival - Day One
Jesse Dee

Friday, February 7th - 7:30pm
MCLA Venable Gym

Jesse DeeWith his warm and honest sound, his instantly memorable melodies
and positive, slice-of-life lyrics (evoking the heyday of the Brill Building
songwriters), Jesse expertly updates soul music for contemporary audiences. Dee's label debut, On My Mind / In My Heart (AL 4952), was released on February 26, 2013.
9th Annual Blues and Funk Festival - Day Two
Walter "Wolfman" Washington

Saturday, February 8th - 7:30pm
MCLA Venable Gym

Walter Wolfman WashingtonWalter "Wolfman" Washington has been an icon on the New
Orleans music scene for decades. His searing guitar work and
soulful vocals have defined the Crescent City's unique musical
hybrid of R&B, funk, and the blues since he formed his first band
in the 1970's. Don't miss night two as the Wolfman takes us on a
blues filled journey of his hits from the 1950's to today.
Dan Froot & Dan Hurlin's
Who's Hungry
2013-14 New England Tour
Part  of MCLA Presents! Inaugural Puppet Fest!
Presented in conjunction with MCLA's "Creating Equality" Series

Saturday, March 29th - 2PM & 7PM
Sunday, March 30th - 3PM
Puppet Lab at Gallery 107
107 Main Street

Who\'s HungryDan Froot, Dan Hurlin, and Amy Denio collaborate with an allstar
cast of actors, dancers, and puppeteers on this poignant work
following the lives of five hungry residents of Santa Monica, CA to weave elements of those five life stories into a 55-minute theatrical spectacle featuring a variety of puppetry styles, high velocity dancing, and spirited music. The audience is seated before a 24-foot dinner table, which transforms into a runway-style puppet stage.
The Pigeoning
Part  of MCLA Presents! Inaugural Puppet Fest!

Monday, April 14th - 7:30pm
Puppet Lab at Gallery 107
107 Main Street

pigeoningThe Pigeoning is an original hilariously entertaining puppet piece by Robin Frohardt about obsessive compulsion, pigeons, and the end of
the world. The Pigeoning has no dialogue and uses music and precise and articulate puppetry to convey this dark and humorous story.

5th Annual PAM! Show - Rock the Block 2.0

Sunday, May 4th 2-8pm
Downtown North Adams

PAM!The annual PAM! Show has become the highlight of arts management
students' scholastic career at MCLA. Entirely programmed and produced by the spring 2014 performing arts management class,
under guidance of Jonathan Secor, adjunct arts management professor the what and where, when and how, who and why are all decided during the semester long class that culminates in what you will see, hear, and feel on Sunday, May 4!


For more information contact
Jonathan Secor



Click HERE to download the brochures of the 2013-14 season!