International Thornton Wilder Conference in Peterborough

Peterborough’s connections to the arts and history will shine over the next few days as the Third International Thornton Wilder Conference brings scholars and theater artists from around the world to our town. The event, being held July 12 – 14, 2018, will feature presentations, panel and roundtable discussions, and readings. Many of the events are open to the public, …

MacDowell Medal Day 2013

MacDowell Colony, Peterborough, New HampshireColony Hall, Medal Day – August 11, 2013  It comes only once a year, and this year was a very special one!  The MacDowell Colony’s annual Medal Day took place today under a perfect New Hampshire blue sky with puffy clouds and a gentle breeze.  Composer and lyricist Stephen Sondheim was awarded the 54th Edward MacDowell …