Interracial couple fight Virginia's miscegenation laws, and their case reaches the Supreme Court. Rated PG-13. Runtime 123 minutes. Light refreshments provided courtesy of the Library. LOCATION: Druker Auditorium
Scandinavian Living Center—Nordic Hall, 206 Waltham St, West Newton
The indigenous, Samí rapper Nils Rune Utsi – aka SlinCraze – lives with his mother in Máze, a nearly abandoned town in the Arctic Highlands of Norway. His dream is to make a living from his music and maybe even become world famous. The only problem is that less than 20.000 people speak his endangered language.
Newton Highlands Congregational Church, 54 Lincoln St., Newton
A duel… A truly masculine method of resolving conflicts in matters involving honor and love. The musical duel between three tenors and three baritones, invented and embodied on stage by creator and author David Gvinianidze, is a musical contest between two male voices, a friendly competition involving jesting, laughter, and banter amongst the contestants. [...]
Join guitarist Francisco Roldan for an afternoon of Latin American music. Among others, he will perform Preludio de Adiós by Alfonso Montés (Venezuela), Seis Milonga by Ernesto Cordero (Puerto Rico) and Mangoré by Jorge Morel (Argentina). Born in Colombia, Francisco Roldán has performed widely both internationally and in the U.S. He appeared at the Mannes Guitar Festival and in Symphony Space in New York, among other concerts.
June 25th is the 250th anniversary of the death of Georg Philipp Telemann, a master considered by many of his contemporaries to be the greatest ever.
Newton Baroque will highlight several genres where Telemann made outstanding contributions, including an Orchestral Suite TWV 55:F3 for strings, horns and oboes, several sacred cantatas highlighted by a performance of the funeral cantata, and a concerto for 3 oboes and 3 violins. [...]
The Suzuki Preschool of Newton presents…Suzuki Under the Sea. Are you looking for some sun and fun for your preschooler this summer? Then this is the place for your child. We will be exploring underwater life with exciting weekly themes such as: Wet n’ Wild; Ship, Ship Hoorah and Aye, Aye Capitan to name a few. Our program runs from 8am-6pm with half day and full day options available. Our summer camp runs from June 26th-August 11th. Sign up for a week, two weeks or the entire summer; the choice is yours. For more information contact Deb Perry at 617.964.5565 or [...]
People with Parkinson’s Disease, caregivers and family members are all invited to attend. This is a forum to share experiences and learn from one another. Facilitated by James Demicco, retired primary care M.D. with a special interest in Parkinson’s Disease and related disorders.