Fall 2013 Season

Third Annual StoryHarvest: A Celebration of Art and Food from Seed to Table with Don Byron New Gospel Quintet & Nawal

Just as farmers reap the harvest, providing sustenance for all, it’s time to celebrate all our harvests–the results of seeds sown through art, education, agriculture, tolerance, and everything we do […]

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28 September 2013 1:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Be The Media! Workshop with Jill Malouf and Branda Miller: The Art of Live Multi-Camera Shoots

Learn the nuts and bolts of setting up and operating video cameras in live studio productions, with videographer Jill Malouf. Then, focus on the art of live switching multiple cameras […]

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29 September 2013 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm

“Dollarocracy” with Authors Robert McChesney and John Nichols

On the eve of the 2013 United States general elections. two award-winning authors discuss their new book, Dollarocracy: How the Money and Media Election Complex is Destroying America (Nation Books, […]

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29 September 2013 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

The Battlefield Band

Moving forward with Scotland’s past! Inspired by their rich heritage of Celtic music and fired by the strength and vibrancy of today's Scottish cultural scene which they have done much […]

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06 October 2013 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Christine Salem

Christine Salem sings dangerous tunes that rouse the spirits and challenge the authorities – which means that her shows are as controversial as they are spellbinding. The rousing deep-voiced singer […]

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08 October 2013 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Exhibition Opening at the Underground Gallery: “Female Vets Speak” with Women from Guardian House (10/17/13-12/03/13)

From 2012-13, women from Guardian House- a transitional home for female veterans in Ballston Spa attended photography and writing workshops that documented their lives after serving in the military. Some […]

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17 October 2013 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

The Bread and Puppet Theater: 50th Anniversary

The Bread and Puppet Theater celebrates their 50th Anniversary with performances from classic shows including King Story, an early anti-war piece which was originally performed in 1967, President and Chair, […]

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17 October 2013 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Be The Media! Two Day Workshop with Paul Vanouse: North Troy Subject Inversion – PCR by Campfire, 10/19/13 – 10/20/13

Join the Sanctuary for a two-day Be The Media! workshop with Bio-Artist Paul Vanouse. Polymerase Chain Reaction is a technology of “self-discovery,” or less optimistically, authoritarian identification. CR has replaced […]

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19 October 2013 1:00 pm - 8:00 pm

“The Body in a Criminal Age” with Paul Vanouse

Remember the OJ Simpson case? This talk is designed to creatively counter mass-media dramatizations that typically misinform the public, and provide audiences with the conceptual tools to understand current issues […]

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21 October 2013 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Vieux Farka Touré

With his 2010 World Cup performance before a billion people in Johannesburg, South Africa, Vieux Farka Touré has become one of the most celebrated African guitarists in history. Dubbed the […]

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24 October 2013 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Be The Media! Workshop with Eleanor Goldsmith: The Art of Color Correcting for Video

"Bring me your tired shots, your underexposed poorly lit scenes, your muddled green fluorescent faces yearning to have saturation..." Editor and videographer Eleanor Goldsmith covers the tools and techniques for […]

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26 October 2013 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Be The Media! Workshop with Troy Pohl: Introduction to Multi-Track Audio Recording

Audio artist, musician and studio engineer Troy Pohl covers artistic and professional tips and techniques, including the basics of mixing, setting up audio tracks, and use of compression, noise gates, […]

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09 November 2013 1:00 pm - 5:30 pm

“After Tiller” with Filmmaker Lana Wilson

After Tiller (2013) by Lana Wilson and Martha Shane, is an intimate exploration of the highly controversial subject of third-trimester abortions in the wake of the 2009 assassination of Dr. […]

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13 November 2013 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Flyer Design for Beginners workshop with Andrew Lynn

Do you feel like a clipart captive? Do you experience an irrational fear of fonts? Let's work through your design dilemmas and learn to make interesting and attractive event materials […]

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16 November 2013 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm

“Let the Fire Burn” with Filmmaker Jason Osder

Presented by filmmaker Jason Osder, Let the Fire Burn is the chilling saga of Philadelphia's 1985 decision to drop a bomb on black liberation group MOVE, told using only archival […]

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22 November 2013 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

“Call Me Kuchu” with Filmmaker Malika Zouhali-Worrall

In Uganda, a new bill threatens to make homosexuality punishable by death. Malika Zohali-Worrall’s Call Me Kuchu (2012) documents David Kato, Uganda’s first openly gay man, and retired Anglican Bishop […]

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03 December 2013 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

2nd Annual North Troy Peace and Justice Holiday Celebration

Join our neighborhood’s 2nd Annual North Troy Peace and Justice Holiday Celebration, which will take place from 1 to 5pm on December 14th at The Sanctuary for Independent Media, and […]

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14 December 2013 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

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