BLENDING ART AND MUSIC: KATHLEEN BENNETT BASTIS’S “ONE NIGHT STAND”

Two years ago, Kathleen Bennet Bastis’s mixed-media art exhibit was shown at the First Street Gallery. One night featured an event that melded Kathleen’s art with performance art. The night was enormously entertaining and a great success. Click here to read what poet and author Connie Roberts had to say about the evening. In conjunction…

SPOTLIGHT ON AWoW COFOUNDER AND ARTISTIC DIRECTOR CHARLES R. HALE

Interview with Mitch Traphagen Who is Charles R. Hale? Charles R. Hale was born, raised and educated in New York. A descendant of New York City’s Irish famine immigrants, Charles is a former partner of a NYC based consulting firm that specialized in succession planning for family-owned and closely-held businesses. He grew up in a…

MITCH TRAPHAGEN ON BILLY JOEL: AN ARTIST WITHOUT WALLS

The Soul of an Artist Without Walls by Mitch Traphagen Billy Joel performed his 37th consecutive sold-out monthly show at Madison Square Garden on Jan. 11, 2017. When he began, he said he would keep playing until people stopped showing up. There is no sign of that happening. His 41st concert was just announced. It…

BLENDING ART AND MUSIC: KATHLEEN BENNETT BASTIS’ “ONE NIGHT STAND”

Two years ago, Kathleen Bennet Bastis’ mixed-media art exhibit was shown at the First Street Gallery. One night featured an event that melded Kathleen’s art with performance art. The night was enormously entertaining and a great success. Click here to read what poet and author Connie Roberts had to say about the evening. In conjunction…

MICHAEL MULLER at SILVANA in NYC

AwoW member Michael Muller will be playing bass Monday night, August 1st at Silvana (300 W 116th, 8 pm) for Chicago based singer-songwriter Joey Pettrone . They’ll be performing songs from Joey’s upcoming release. Colin Peterik produced the record and will be playing keys. Joining Mike in the rhythm section will be Michael Fox (Etta…

ARTISTS WITHOUT WALLS' JUNE SHOWCASE at THE CELL THEATRE in NYC

Join Artists Without Walls for its June Showcase at The Cell Theatre, Tuesday, June 28. We’ve got a great line up featuring actor Almeria Campbell, singer/songwriter and pianist David J Raleigh, filmmaker Charles R. Hale, film editor and writer Sam Adelman, playwright Mark Donnelly and saxophonist Joel Cruz. Niamh Hyland and  Charles R. Hale emcees….

LEHMAN COLLEGE'S "CITY and HUMANITIES PROGRAM" PRESENTS: CHARLES R. HALE'S "THE MUSICAL HISTORY of THE LOWER EAST SIDE"

A number of Artists Without Walls’ members  will be performing in Charles R. Hale’s show, “The Musical History of the Lower East,” at Lehman College as part of the “City and Humanities Program,” on April 7th, 12:30pm.  Click here for directions to Lehman College’s Studio Theatre.    Here’s what actress/director Aedin Moloney said about the show: “Blown…

LEHMAN COLLEGE'S "CITY and HUMANITIES PROGRAM" PRESENTS: CHARLES R. HALE'S "THE MUSICAL HISTORY of THE LOWER EAST SIDE"

A number of Artists Without Walls’ members  will be performing in Charles R. Hale’s show, “The Musical History of the Lower East,” at Lehman College as part of the “City and Humanities Program,” on April 7th, 12:30pm.  Click here for directions to Lehman College’s Studio Theatre.    Here’s what actress/director Aedin Moloney said about the show: “Blown…