Melrose resident Elizabeth Dunn will be opening her first dance studio, Shine On Performing Arts, in late June to early July.
Thursday, May 9, 2013
Wednesday, May 8, 2013
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Monday, April 29, 2013
Melrose resident Michael Sarocco is featured as Sketch in the production.
Friday, April 26, 2013
Dozens of artists' works will be on display at Memorial Hall from April 26-28.
Tuesday, April 9, 2013
Local artists looking to take on art projects that involve the community can apply for grant funding made possible by the Melrose Messina Fund for the Arts through May 15.
Local artists looking to take on art projects that involve the community can apply for grant funding through May 15, according to a city of Melrose press statement. The grants, made possible through the Melrose Messina Fund for the Arts, are available to individuals and organizations who are planning arts activities that take place in the city and are administered by the Messina Grants Committee, according to the statement. Grant criteria include local focus, value to the community, and innovative qualities, and preference will be given to projects that include an opportunity to share the outcome with the Melrose community in the form of a demonstration, art show, or performance, reads the statement. For more information, call Nancy …
Sunday, April 7, 2013
The show is slated for 2 p.m. Sunday at the Melrose Performing Arts Center located at Melrose Veterans Memorial Middle School.
Wednesday, April 3, 2013
The art project, which involves cleaning up city parks and creating art installations from trash and found objects, is slated for April 6 and April 27-28.
The city of Melrose is planning to have two-part CommuniTree Art Project in April, according to a press statement. The art project, which involves cleaning up city parks and creating art installations from trash and found objects, is slated for April 6 and April 27-28. "I think this is a fantastic idea, and I am doubly pleased that we are supporting it with a Messina Grant," Mayor Rob Dolan said in the statement. "This is a creative solution that raises awareness of a problem while simultaneously taking direct action to solve it. I look forward to seeing the CommuniTree in many venues around town, always serving as a reminder to take pride in our community and treat our public areas with respect." Part One The first part of the project is …
Monday, March 4, 2013
"The Neighbors" is co-produced by Melrosian Chris Koch.
[Editor's note: The following information was submitted by Melrosian Arnold Koch.] Good news for you Trekkeis. The Hollywood Reporter recently reported that Star Trek icon and Internet superstar George Takei, who played Sulo, is guest starring on the season finale on March 13 as the father of alien leader Larry Bird on "The Neighbors." He's the newest alien to join the cast of the ABC-TV series "The Neighbors," which is on at 8:30 p.m. ET on Wednesdays. The show is co-produced and directed by Melrose native, Chris Koch. And, Mark Hamill, who played Luke Skywalker in the original Star Wars trilogy will play Takei's co-worker.
Saturday, March 2, 2013
The concert is at 8 p.m. Saturday at Memorial Hall.
Sunday, February 24, 2013
Watch the Oscars being given out at the 2013 Academy Awards will start at 7 p.m. Sunday.
The 2013 Academy Awards will start at 7 p.m. Sunday. Before you gather around your television for a night of long speeches and unexpected moments, take a look at our quick Oscar award guide: When and Where to Watch the 2013 Academy Awards WCVB-TV Ch. 5 (ABC) at 7 p.m. Best Picture Amour Life of Pi Argo Lincoln Silver Linings Playbook Beasts of the Southern Wild Django Unchained Zero Dark Thirty Les Miserables Best Actor in a Leading Role Bradley Cooper – Silver Linings Playbook Daniel Day-Lewis – Lincoln Hugh Jackman – Les Miserables Denzel Washington – Flight Joaquin Phoenix – The Master Best Actress in a Leading Role Jessica Chastain – Zero Dark Thirty Jennifer Lawrence – Silver Linings Playbook Quvenzhane Wallis – Beasts of the Southern…