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Swinging Our Way to Victory: American Popular Music of the World War II Era

[ May 19, 2016; 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm. 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm. 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm. ] [caption id="attachment_74790" align="alignright" width="250"] NECC Professor Kevin Comtois[/caption]This audio visual presentation will review American popular music from the World War II Era. Beginning with the Tin Pan Alley, Minstrel and Jazz music so popular in the 1920s and 30s, this presentation will examine how the subject matter, style and purpose of American music changed with […]

How I Brought Peace to the Middle East: A Tragicomedy

[ April 21, 2016; 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm. ] Don’t miss this performance by David Kaye on April 21This funny and touching one-man show will take the audience along on David Kaye’s many misadventures from New England to the Holy Land, as Kaye tells the story of moving his small family to Israel for six months in 2012 to teach on a Fulbright Scholarship. […]

Islamic Art – First Fridays at NECC

[ March 4, 2016; 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm. ] Join us for an Islamic Art PresentationProfessor Marc Manheimer will tell us about Islamic Art. During the presentation he will show images and talk about the destruction of some important artifacts. Free and Open to Faculty, Staff, and Students.Date and LocationFriday, March 4, 2016 2:00 to 4:00 pmNECC’s Haverhill Campus 100 Elliott Street Science Building […]

Horology in Art – A White Fund Presentation

[ April 3, 2016; 2:00 pm to 3:30 pm. ] Don’t Miss this White Fund Presentation!Bob Frishman has a large collection of fine art images from Van Gogh to Dali, Titian, Homer, Magritte, Hopper, Rockwell and many more. On April 3 Frishman will present more than one hundred artworks from six centuries and discuss them in an entertaining combination of art and clock histories. These […]

Auditions for “Almost Maine”

[ February 9, 2016; 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm. ] The play “Almost Maine” by John Cariani  is set in the far reaches of Maine in a town so small, it isn’t officially a town. While the characters are from this very small town, their desires and dilemmas are universal.We are casting four men and four women to play multiple roles. No previous acting experience […]

Alternate States of Being Art Exhibit Reception

[ December 1, 2015; 3:30 pm to 5:30 pm. ] Identity is the theme of Rhode Island artist Brian Alves’s show titled “Alternate States of Being” which is on exhibit at NECC this December.

Alves says, “In my work you will find equal parts children and monsters, whimsy and earnestness, idea and form, paint and found object,” he says. “My form and medium vary to accommodate […]

Piano Master Class

[ November 15, 2015; 6:00 pm; ] The Music Program at Northern Essex Community College will offer a free master classes in the art of piano playing by NECC music faculty member Christina Dietrich.
Students at all levels of playing ability will benefit from attending these workshops. These free workshops will give piano players the chance to perform and learn in a cooperative […]

Guest Speaker Adam Ayan, Grammy Award Winning Mastering Engineer

[ December 9, 2015; 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm. ] Adam Ayan has worked with music giants such as Madonna, Foo Fighters, Carrie Underwood, Faith Hill, Pearl Jam, Keith Urban, Kelly Clarkson, The Rolling Stones, and Rascal Flatts. Come and hear about the music industry, sound engineering, and what it’s like to be a professional in the recording industry.
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Archie: The Haverhill Connection

[ October 1, 2015; 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm. 5:00 pm to 6:30 pm. 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm. ]
Northern Essex Community College will celebrate the popular Archie comic strip and its Haverhill influences during the month of October with an exhibit of original comic strip art and two showings of the Haverhill premiere of Archie’s Betty, a documentary film exploring Archie’s Haverhill connections.
Bob Montana, the artist who created the Archie comic strip, spent […]

Summer Chamber Music Festival Concert

[ August 9, 2015; 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm. August 14, 2015; 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm. August 15, 2015; 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm. ] NECC’s Summer Chamber Music Festival for piano, violin, and cello will feature student / faculty concerts. Faculty artists include festival artistic director/pianist Christina Dietrich, violinist Angel Hernandez Dominguez, cellist Caroline Reiner-Williams, and pianist Michael Kramer.
The concerts are free and open to the public.
Dates and Times
Faculty-only Concert
Sunday, August 9, 2015 at 7 pm
Student / Faculty Concerts
Friday, […]