VPA News and Events

The arts are alive at Merrimack College. Learn more about Merrimack College’s visual and performing arts department’s news and events.

VPA News

Theatre Students to Showcase Their Work Prior to Competition at Regional Festival

About a dozen Merrimack students from the theater department are scheduled to hold a rehearsal that’s open to the public and college community Sunday, Jan. 24 at 4 p.m. in the rogers Center Atrium, before heading to the Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival Region 1 competition at Western Connecticut State University in Danbury, Conn. Jan. 26-31.

David Raymond Draws Worlds with a Minute Vocabulary

David Raymond can make substantive art with very little actual substance. A sculptor, painter, poet, and art writer who has been teaching at Merrimack College in North Andover, Massachusetts, since 1964, Raymond is showing 21 recent ink on paper drawings at Brunswick’s ICON Contemporary Art. It is yet another superb showing of excellent and thoughtful abstract art at that venue.