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May 22, 2019 The 8th Hyper-Local Craft Brewfest kicks off at University Park, Cambridge, MA for two sessions. Presented by Sustainable Business Network of Massachusetts (SBN) Hyper-Local Craft Brewfest is the only festival in the New England region that focuses on local brews with locally sourced ingredients from local farms and food makers. The festival brings together 25 breweries, cideries, and artisan... more
May 21, 2019 “I began taking photos of people along Mass Ave in Cambridge many years ago," says John Heymann, describing his upcoming exhibition, The Mass Ave Cambridge Project, on view at the Karen Aqua Gallery at CCTV Cambridge May 25-July 3. “About ten years ago, a friend suggested that I take photographs along the entire length of Mass Ave, from Dorchester to Lexington, but that seemed too daunting, so I... more
May 19, 2019 Scenes from a day at Harvard Arts First festival. This first part is a video slideshow of the festival celebrating world dance, music, arts and crafts. Events include drumming and also dances from China, India, ballet, and salsa. Interactive booths features crafts for the young and old. Pottery making and painting let everyone be creative. more
May 17, 2019 FOLKED UP is a special showcase / gameshow featuring local musicians and a live audience. Hosted by Quinn Liu & Callum MacKenzie Featuring: Aaron Charles Wardwell C i d e r d o w n The Michael Character Folked Up | Aaron Charles Wardwell, C i d e r d o w n, The Michael Character from Cambridge Community Television on Vimeo. more
May 9, 2019 New Member Produced Programming Sondergut Sergio Sotelo Enriquez Sondergut is a creative and "Fly-on-the-wall" style documentary project about CCTV's BeLive Studio. Thursday 5/16 and Sunday 5/19 at 7pm on channel 8 Twelfth Night Willow Scene Bill Boone A video created by Bill Boone. A practice scene of the Shakespeare play Twelfth Night. This scene is the Willow Scene. Thursday 5/16 and Sunday 5/... more
May 7, 2019 Boston, Conn. and New York legacies in the spotlight: Now for the first time all together on the same stage for a memorable, fun and creative Iconic Multi-Saxophonist, composer -Charlie Kohlhase (Boston, Makanda Project), leads & teams up with another icon, -Bassist Joe Fonda (New York, Conn.), and another icon -Drummer Warren... more
May 3, 2019 As usual, Spring is a lively time for the arts here in Cambridge. Here are just a few of the opportunities to enjoy soon or anticipate for later in our fair city! Show Your Art At The 2019 Cambridge Arts Open Studios In September: Registration Deadline May 15 The 11th annual Cambridge Arts Open Studios will be held Saturday, Sept. 28, noon to 6 p.m. and Sunday, Sept. 29, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. The... more
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May 2, 2019 The culmination of the project 24 Hours in Cambridge: The Art of the Everyday will be a free screening on Sunday, May 19 at CCTV. The 24-minute loop will play from 3-6pm; drop by any time and see how your friends and neighbors experience a day in Cambridge. This project was made possible with the support of the Massachusetts Cultural Council. more
Apr 29, 2019 TTT Mentor Program 2019 CCTV The TTT Mentor Program hosted their 20th annual Project Day where students showcased the projects they have been working on with their mentors, including science projects, javascript, and math problems. The event was hosted by MIT, filmed by Avery Dwyer, and edited by Rachel Alatalo. Wednesday 5/1 at 5PM on channel 8 Conversations on the Edge: Growing Divides in... more
Apr 24, 2019 FOLKED UP is a special showcase / gameshow featuring local musicians and a live audience. Hosted by Quinn Liu & Callum MacKenzie Featuring: Seth Hanson Leisure Stace Brandt Folked Up | Seth Hanson, Leisure, Stace Brandt from Cambridge Community Television on Vimeo. more
Apr 17, 2019 As a teenager, Jack Yarrows worked at his father’s used car lot. An unsurprising fact for those who know him - he speaks fast and energetically like the salesmen he grew up around. At particularly passionate moments in his conversations, he becomes deeply animated. On a beautiful April afternoon, I sat down with Yarrows, a local Cambridge artist, in an empty, warehouse-esque building. Everything... more
Apr 16, 2019 New From Staff Innovation-Clean Energy Economy Pathways (ICEP), Inc. presents ICEP Dialogues Toward Sustaining Life℠ ICEP Dialogues Toward Sustaining Life℠ is a series that feature speakers who, through dialogues with their communities, have come to new insights on what sustainability means in the 21st century. Our speakers explore questions with respect to how people and communities have been... more
Apr 15, 2019 New England’s only performing organization dedicated solely to American music, American Classics presents George M. Cohan 2019 Revue, their first concert dedicated to the beloved and rare George M. Cohan songs on April 26 (7:30 PM) at First Parish in Bedford and April 28 (3 PM) at Longy School of Music. American Classics assembles another amazing cast of vocalists and musicians including Eric... more
Apr 2, 2019 New From Members Arson Fire Cheyenne Harvey Compilation of footage from 155 Allston St in Cambridge July & Aug of 2014. Wed 4/3 and Fri 4/5 at 11 AM on channel 8 Thur 4/4 and Sun 4/7 at 7 PM on channel 8 Making Movie Magic Keaton Fox A collection of videos from the Making Movie Magic class at CCTV. Produced by Keaton Fox and Jordy Brazo. Wed 4/3 and Fri 4/5 at 11:15 AM on channel 8 Thur 4/4... more
Mar 29, 2019 CCTV Open Mic Night | March 26, 2019 from Cambridge Community Television on Vimeo. CCTV presents its fifth Open Mic Night featuring local poets, musicians, comedians, and more! Hosted by Tricia Bitetto and Cheyenne Harvey Featuring: Celene Chen Lauren McCue Karbia Yuan Sumeet Pareek Brian Ace Lee Amanda Adams David Lewis / Wally Sparks Keanu Burke Hassan Ghanny Produced by: Peter Levine &... more
Mar 28, 2019 Here is a photo story documenting my first studio show. This year was my first time producing a studio show at CCTV. I also wanted to share photos documenting what goes on behind the scenes. It takes many hard working people to make a studio show. Without help of volunteers, I would not have a show at all. My show didn't happen overnight. Over the years I've worked on shows like the Cambridge... more
Mar 28, 2019 Lesley College held its Community of Scholars Conference this year by presenting creative performances, open studios, media, and experiential workshops. Staff, students and alumni ran discussions, poster sessions, and performances showcasing their individual areas of expertise. The day’s highlight was watching young artists from Artists for Humanity (AFH) in Boston create a mural, Telling Our... more
Mar 27, 2019 For the last couple of weeks, he's been preparing for an exhibition at the Lunder Arts Center on April 11th, 2019. He'll be showing some of his plaster castings, a body of work which he first conceived over two years ago. I got to sit down with him and talk about his art and what it means to be an artist. Be sure to catch him at the gallery opening! more
Mar 25, 2019 After Dark / In the Daylight: Open Studios at 11 Miller Street, Somerville, MA 02143 After Dark: Friday, 4/5: 6-9pm Music: Ken Field & Friends In the Daylight Saturday, 4/6: 12-5pm Sunday, 4/7: 12-5pm Miller Street Open Studios is pleased to present it’s bi-annual 3 day event! The event is free and all are welcome! This year’s event will showcase works from 38 members and 4 visiting... more
Mar 24, 2019 Music: Creative Improvisational Jazz / New Music Featured Artists: Matt Shipp & Michael Bisio (Duet) When: 5/17/19, Friday, 8:00PM Where: Lilypad, 1353 Cambridge St., Cambridge, MA Cost: $18, Students / Seniors $15 From New York nTwo master improvisers Engaged in spontaneous musical discourse as “Radical Thinkers…Prime Movers” (wsj) Matt Shipp... more