Spectacular Stagecraft, Musical Storytelling, Makes for a Rousing Adventure Adventure lovers of all ages are invited to set sail on a high-energy, family-friendly epic that combines live, narrative folk music, puppetry, and theatrical effects for a unique, fantastical theater experience as The Umbrella Stage Company continues its 2021/2022 season with the The Old Man and The Old Moon, Nov. 12 - Dec. 5! The Old Man has kept his post as the sole caretaker of the moon for as long as he (or his wife, the Old Woman) can remember. When she is drawn away by a mysterious melody sparking
An exciting new public art exhibition has been installed in the Minute Man National Historical Park this month, in collaboration with The Umbrella Arts Center. Curated by Monkeyhouse, Go Out Doors – Minute Man National Historical Park brings unique, Park-inspired artistic perspectives to The Umbrella's "Go Out Doors – Neighbors" regional exhibition of artfully upcycled, painted doors, installed in towns throughout Battle Road, Metrowest and beyond. The doors feature designs inspired by, responding to, and creatively interpreting themes from three major sites in the Park, selected in consultation with Park interpretive staff led by Visitor Service Manager Jennifer Pierce and
Join us in honoring veterans who served in peacetime and in war on Thursday, Nov. 11 starting at noon at Veterans Memorial Park, 160 Great Road (across from Bedford Marketplace). There will be an unveiling of a new memorial stone dedicated to those who served in Iraq and Afghanistan. Attendees can also remember a special veteran by placing a flag on the Veterans Memorial Wreath of Honor. Contact Paul Purchia (781-275-2464) for more information. Note:In case of heavy rains, outside activities will be canceled and will be moved to the Bedford High School auditorium.