REVIEW of "RISE UP SINGING: WOMEN IN THE LABOR MOVEMENT"

“Eloquent writing, beautiful voices, charismatic performers who connected with each other — it was an inspired evening.” Justine Blau, author of “Scattered: A Mostly True Memoir,” after attending “Rise Up Singing: Women in the Labor Movement” at Lehman College.   On Tuesday night, The City & Humanities Program, in conjunction with the CUNY Institute of…

CAT DWYER'S PHOTOS OF "RISE UP SINGING: WOMEN IN THE LABOR MOVEMENT" at LEHMAN COLLEGE

Cat Dwyer’s photos from Charles R. Hale’s “Rise Up Singing: Women in the Labor Movement,” presented this past Tuesday at Lehman College.    Jack O’Connell Antoinette Montague Honor Finnegan and Vincent Cross Koro Koroye Annette Homann Diana Jones Sharp Radway Sharp Radway, Jack O’Connell, Annette Homann, Antoinette Montague, Honor Finnegan, Vincent Cross, Koro Koroye and…

ARTISTS WITHOUT WALLS' MEMBERS and FRIENDS on the TOWN: WEEK of 11/3/13

Peter Quinn’s Dry Bones, a spellbinding story of an ill-fated OSS mission into the heart of the Eastern front and its consequences more than a decade after the war’s end, is now available. Dry Bones at Amazon         Diana Jones will appear in concert at Hill Country, 30 West 26th, St. NYC on…

ARTISTS WITHOUT WALLS’ SHOWCASE at THE CELL THEATRE: 10/22/13

Singer/songwriter Ed Romanoff said, “If you were to put Ed Sullivan, Oscar Wilde and TEDTalks into a blender you’d get Artist Without Walls. The Showcase is a friendly environment for artists to share their work and start unique collaborations in a remarkably intimate setting.  One of the most receptive and fun shows I’ve been a…

CAT DWYER'S PHOTOS from the ARTISTS WITHOUT WALLS' SHOWCASE: 10/22/2013

  Here are Cat Dwyer’s photos (Cat’s website) from the 10/22/2o13 Artists Without Walls’ Showcase. The names of the photographed appear above each picture.    DJ Sharp Niamh Hyland   Diana Jones Deni Bonet and Ed Romanoff  Sana Musasama Ed Romanoff and Niamh Hyland   Angela Alaimo O’Donnell Jenai Huff Ron Vazzano Alan McMonagle

COMING UP ON TUESDAY, 10/22: ARTISTS WITHOUT WALLS’ SHOWCASE at THE CELL THEATER

“The atmosphere is electric; it encourages creativity, imagination, and very importantly, friendship and discussion between like minds amongst the audience and the performers. Everybody is welcome at Artists Without Walls.” Eimear O’Connor, Ireland, author, Sean Keating: Art, Politics and Building the Irish Nation.   And this promises to be another great evening, which will include…

ARTISTS WITHOUT WALLS' MEMBERS and FRIENDS on THE TOWN: WEEK of 10/20/13

  Author/actress Michele Forbes will reading from her novel Ghost Moth, which will be followed by a Q&A at Book Court, 163 Court Street, Brooklyn, NY, Monday, October 21, 7pm. 718 875-3677   Michele will also be part of a panel discussion for “Reading Group Month” at Strand & The Women’s National Book Association, 12th Street and Broadway, NY. Wednesday October…