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THE VERY HUNGRY CATERPILLAR Set for WHBPAC Today
by BWW News Desk - Dec 3, 2013

After much demand, that little caterpillar is returning to the Westhampton Beach Performing Arts Center, along with an assortment of favorite puppet characters. Young children ages 3 - 7 will be awed and amazed by Mermaid Theatre of Nova Scotia's lively, family friendly production of The Very Hungry Caterpillar and Other Eric Carle Stories today, December 3 and Wednesday, December 4 at 12:30pm.

WHBPAC to Present SLAM POETRY by Mayhem Poets, 12/10-11
by Tyler Peterson - Nov 21, 2013

As part of its School Day Performances Series, the Westhampton Beach Performing Arts Center presents Slam Poetry by the Mayhem Poets, a trio of "spoken word" poets, on Tuesday, December 10 at 10am & 12:30pm and on Wednesday, December 11 at 10am. The performance is for young people ages 12 - 18 and runs about 50 minutes. All tickets are $10 and can be purchased by calling Cheryl Wheeler at 631-288-2350, ext 102.

THE VERY HUNGRY CATERPILLAR Set for WHBPAC, 12/3-4
by Tyler Peterson - Nov 15, 2013

After much demand, that little caterpillar is returning to the Westhampton Beach Performing Arts Center, along with an assortment of favorite puppet characters. Young children ages 3 - 7 will be awed and amazed by Mermaid Theatre of Nova Scotia's lively, family friendly production of The Very Hungry Caterpillar and Other Eric Carle Stories on Tuesday, December 3 and Wednesday, December 4 at 12:30pm. All tickets are $10 and can be purchased by calling Cheryl Wheeler at 631-288-2350 ext 102. The triple-bill runs for about 45 minutes and includes the wonderful story of The Very Hungry Caterpillar's metamorphosis, the fanciful account of Little Cloud's travels, and The Mixed -Up Chameleon's discovery of his own unique nature.

Le Théâtre Motus' BAOBAB Set for Westhampton Beach Performing Arts Center, 12/5
by Tyler Peterson - Nov 15, 2013

From the acclaimed Quebec troupe Le Theatre Motus comes Baobab, a cross-cultural adventure for ages 6 - 11 at the Westhampton Beach Performing Arts Center on Thursday, December 5 at 10:00am & 12:30pm. The show runs about 60 minutes and uses puppets, live actors and musicians to depict a magical legend of the Baobab tree. All tickets are $10 and can be purchased by contacting Cheryl Wheeler at 631-288-2350 ext 102.

Photo Flash: WHBPAC Volunteers Honored at Beach Party Luncheon
by BWW News Desk - Jun 5, 2013

Over sixty of the Westhampton Beach Performing Arts Center's dedicated volunteers gathered at the Quogue Village Beach Club for a special 15th Anniversary Volunteer Appreciation Luncheon hosted by the WHBPAC's Advisory Council on Tuesday, June 4. The event was organized to honor and celebrate the work and support provided to the theatre by a legion of community volunteers. To salute their efforts, the Volunteer Council was treated to a beach party luncheon at the Quogue Village Beach Club that included a barbeque catered by The Quogue Country Market. Scroll down for photos from the event!

WHBPAC Arts Education Hosts SWAN LAKE Ballet Program, Now thru 5/5
by BWW News Desk - Feb 26, 2013

Based on the overwhelming success of the Summer Ballet Camp and Nutcracker Ballet Program, young dancers will now have the opportunity to spread their wings during the spring as the WHBPAC Arts Education program introduces Dancecore's new Swan Lake Ballet Program. This residency, running from today, February 26 - May 5, not only provides high quality dance instruction, but also gives young people the thrill of performing alongside ballet professionals on the WHBPAC stage. Students will be placed in groups according to age and will rehearse and receive ballet instruction over the course of nine weeks. Registration is now open.

Register for LOU & THE COUNTRY BEAST Winter Break Camp at WHBPAC, 2/18-22
by BWW News Desk - Feb 17, 2013

The WHBPAC Arts Education Program is looking for 60 local children, ages 5 -16, who want to participate in its Winter Break Musical Theatre Camp. This year, the camp will present Beauty Lou & The Country Beast, an original country western adaptation of the classic fairy tale Beauty and the Beast. The camp will meet daily, Today, February 18 - Friday, February 22 from 9am - 4pm and the performance will be presented to the public on Friday, February 22 at 7pm. The fee is $400.

WHBPAC Announces New Classes For Teens, THE INSIDE JOKES and THE HAMP-TONES
by BWW News Desk - Jan 25, 2013

Calling all teens who live to perform! Auditions are happening now for exciting new opportunities with the WHBPAC's Arts Education Program. Teens can now participate in two brand new classes - 'The Inside Jokes' Theatre Improv Troupe and 'The Hamp-Tones' A Cappella Vocal Group - the only performing arts classes of its kind on the East End.

WHBPAC Arts Education to Host SWAN LAKE Ballet Program, 2/26-5/5
by BWW News Desk - Jan 25, 2013

Based on the overwhelming success of the Summer Ballet Camp and Nutcracker Ballet Program, young dancers will now have the opportunity to spread their wings during the spring as the WHBPAC Arts Education program introduces Dancecore's new Swan Lake Ballet Program. This residency, running from February 26 - May 5, not only provides high quality dance instruction, but also gives young people the thrill of performing alongside ballet professionals on the WHBPAC stage. Students will be placed in groups according to age and will rehearse and receive ballet instruction over the course of nine weeks. Registration is now open.

Register for LOU & THE COUNTRY BEAST Winter Break Camp at WHBPAC, 2/18-22
by BWW News Desk - Jan 25, 2013

The WHBPAC Arts Education Program is looking for 60 local children, ages 5 -16, who want to participate in its Winter Break Musical Theatre Camp. This year, the camp will present Beauty Lou & The Country Beast, an original country western adaptation of the classic fairy tale Beauty and the Beast. The camp will meet daily, Monday, February 18 - Friday, February 22 from 9am - 4pm and the performance will be presented to the public on Friday, February 22 at 7pm. The fee is $400.

Westhampton Beach Performing Arts Center to Host Free Arts Education Open (Fun!) House, 4/22
by BWW News Desk - Apr 22, 2012

The Westhampton Beach Performing Arts Center's Nancy and Frederick DeMatteis Arts Education Program will host a free, on campus, Arts Education "Open (Fun!) House" for children and their families on Saturday, April 22 from 2pm - 4pm at the Center.

Westhampton Beach Performing Arts Center to Host Free Arts Education Open (Fun!) House, 4/22
by Mark Valdez - Mar 30, 2012

The Westhampton Beach Performing Arts Center's Nancy and Frederick DeMatteis Arts Education Program will host a free, on campus, Arts Education "Open (Fun!) House" for children and their families on Saturday, April 22 from 2pm - 4pm at the Center.

Frist Center for the Visual Arts Announces Upcoming Events Thru June 15
by BWW News Desk - Mar 19, 2010

The Frist Center for the Visual Arts has announced its upcoming events through June 15, 2010.

Willy Porter and Po'Girl, Royal Thunder, et al. Play Eddie's Attic This Weekend
by BWW News Desk - Feb 21, 2010

This weekend Eddie's Attic in Atlanta will be the location for a variety of performances including shows by Willy Porter and Shane Hines.

Willy Porter and Po'Girl, Royal Thunder, et al. Play Eddie's Attic This Weekend
by Lauren Wolman - Feb 19, 2010

This weekend Eddie's Attic in Atlanta will be the location for a variety of performances including shows by Willy Porter and Shane Hines.

Frist Center for the Visual Arts Announces Upcoming Events Thru April 30, 2010
by BWW News Desk - Jan 26, 2010

The Frist Center for the Visual Arts has announced its upcoming events through April 30, 2010.

Judy Collins Returns To The Sheldon For Winter Benefit 12/5
by BWW News Desk - Dec 5, 2009

Grammy Award-winning vocalist Judy Collins returns to The Sheldon stage on Saturday, December 5 at 8 p.m. for the Friends of The Sheldon Winter Benefit with special guest Kenny White. With a career spanning over 40 years, Judy Collins continues to thrill audiences worldwide with her unique blend of interpretative folk songs and contemporary themes, making this concert a can't miss event!

Frist Center Announces Upcoming Schedule Of Events
by Gabrielle Sierra - Nov 25, 2009

Calendar of Events December 1-February 15, 2009 OF SPECIAL NOTE IN DECEMBER: Thursday, December 3 Off the Wall Lecture Series:

Judy Collins Returns To The Sheldon For Winter Benefit 12/5
by Gabrielle Sierra - Nov 9, 2009

Grammy Award-winning vocalist Judy Collins returns to The Sheldon stage on Saturday, December 5 at 8 p.m. for the Friends of The Sheldon Winter Benefit with special guest Kenny White. With a career spanning over 40 years, Judy Collins continues to thrill audiences worldwide with her unique blend of interpretative folk songs and contemporary themes, making this concert a can't miss event!

Frist Center Announces Their Upcoming Calendar of Events
by Gabrielle Sierra - Oct 29, 2009

OF SPECIAL NOTE IN NOVEMBER: Thursday, November 5 Lecture 6:30 p.m. 'Thomas Hart Benton: An Epic Life' Auditorium Henry Adams, Benton biographer and scholar

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