The Umbrella Blog

Farewell, Umbrella Annex!
July 31, 2019 by Stewart Ikeda
After two years of hosting several Umbrella programs including The Umbrella Arts Education, The Umbrella Performing Arts, and The Umbrella Volunteer offices, the... Keep Reading »
Irises by Kathleen Mayer
July 1, 2019 by Stewart Ikeda
Artist and Umbrella Arts Education instructor Kathleen Muse Mayer will give an artist demonstration on The Art of Stained-Glass Windows at the Museum of Fine... Keep Reading »
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June 25, 2019 by Pam Ellertson
Usher and see The Umbrella Stage Company shows for free at an award-winning venueWhat: Ushers take tickets and give out programs before the performance. Ushers... Keep Reading »
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Natalie Merchant benefit concert for The Umbrella (Photo by Jim Sabitus)
June 24, 2019 by Stewart Ikeda
Fans of famed singer-songwriter Natalie Merchant were treated to some very special, wonderfully intimate performances in small venues this past week as the former lead singer... Keep Reading »
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Ninjas in Nature Camp by Pam Ellertson
June 11, 2019 by Stewart Ikeda
In a new feature article for Concord Journal, journalist Pam Ellertson observed a session of the popular Arts & Environment class, Ninjas in Nature, and spoke with ... Keep Reading »
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The Former Emerson School Building at 40 Stow Street
June 7, 2019 by Stewart Ikeda
The front entrance of 40 Stow Street will be temporarily innaccessible during mid-June while paving construction work is completed.During this period, the building will be... Keep Reading »
Joe Wallace Discusses Portraits of Dementia Exhibit in WCVB Interview
May 23, 2019 by Stewart Ikeda
Boston Globe writer Nancy Shohet West went behind the scenes to explore the root inspirations and stories that drove writer/photographer Joe Wallace to tackle the topic of... Keep Reading »
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May 22, 2019 by Stewart Ikeda
Umbrella faculty member, artist Nayda Aurora Cuevas, was featured in May/June Issue of Artscope Magazine in the feature "Cornered" by Brian Goslow.The interview... Keep Reading »
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Concord Journal May 3 2019
May 14, 2019 by Stewart Ikeda
The Umbrella was spotlighted in two homepage feature articles in The Concord Journal newspaper, May 3.In the feature Renovations at Umbrella Community Arts near the finish... Keep Reading »
Public Art Coasters from The Art of Craft Beer
May 10, 2019 by Stewart Ikeda
The Umbrella Visual Arts, in partnership with the True West Brewing and The Gallery at Villageworks (525 Mass Ave., Acton), welcomes the public to a fun and festive... Keep Reading »
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