Gateway City Live
Gateway City Live
Founded on the common belief that the arts and creativity should be encouraged


Listed Below are Programs and Associates we support. As programs are created they will be listed here and Specific Events will be listed in our Calendar as scheduled...

If you have suggestions for Programs or Co operative relationships you think could enhance out services please Contact Us..

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Nerd Nite Returns!

Event by Nerd Nite Holyoke, Gateway City Live and Gateway City Arts Gateway City Arts Divine Theater Duration: 2 hr From 7p-9p Public · Anyone on or off Facebook Nerd Nite is back! Now in Holyoke at Gateway City Arts on Race St. Sponsored by Gateway City Live, the second Thursday of each month, from 7p-9p. Make sure to order from Judd’s Restaurant across the hall and the bar will be open! (Also, we desperately need presenters so if you've got a solid 20 minute powerpoint that's fun and ready to go, please get in touch!) ($5 Suggested donation for presenters and GCL.)

The Friday Experimental Music Nights

Occurs monthly Time: 7:00 PM to 11:00 PM Category: Concerts Location: The Divine Theater Experimental Music Nights hosted and curated by Bonnie Kane The Divine Theatre at Gateway City Arts , 92 Race Street, Holyoke, Ma There will be a sign up sheet, for 10-15 minute slots. Multiple groupings encouraged! Play some music with your friends, meet some new friends. There will be a complete backline of drums, amps, mics, pa, etc. If you bring gear - keep it simple!!!!! You have to be able to set up before your slot and go... The party will go from 7:30 - 10:30 or 11pm Feel free to come at 7:00pm to sign up, set up, and get settled...and admire the jaw dropping renovation that has become The Divine Theater. There will be some party snacks and drink tickets, so come early. A cash bar and the fantastic food at Judd's will also be available for purchase should you need a real dinner, or a fancy drink….(they open at 5pm) Feel free to bring friends... Can’t wait to see you! Bonnie

Concerts on the Canal

NO CONCERTS CURRENTLY SCHEDULED.... Concerts on the Canal is a chamber music series at Gateway City Arts Established in early 2015, the series presents classical chamber music in an informal and intimate setting. The concerts feature music from the entire range of the classical canon, from the early Baroque to modern compositions. Artists presented on the series come from the Pioneer Valley, as well as throughout the Northeast.

Dinner and a Show

NO EVENTS CURRENTLY SCHEDULED.... A Series of films and events: A dinner at Judds, combined with a showing of independent films, lectures, or spoken word events. Listing will be posted as they are scheduled

Human Error Book Fair DEC. 11th, 2021

Date: December 11th, 2021. Time: 2:00 PM to 6:00 PM Category: Poetry Reading Location: The Divine Theater Bookfair, Readings, Art Show, Celebration!!! Gateway City Arts 92 Race St, Holyoke, MA 01040 Anyone can have table space and show case their books; individuals, writing groups, presses, etc. there is no fee for exhibiting. We are asking for a donation to help support Gateway City Arts for offering the space, There will be free coffee and tea and some baked goods. You can come to just show case your book/s or request a slot to read for 5 minutes. So let me know if you would like a slot and / or a table as soon as you can. There is a limit to the number of tables and reading slots available. Tables will be provided. The event will be held in the Divine Theater space, Click here to see the Location JUDD’S, the restaurant and bar that is there, Czech American Cuisine, will open at 5. Click here to see Judd's I have hosted Holiday reading get togethers to celebrate our community. I hope some of you will stay, invite friends and writers to have some food and gather in a safe way to celebrate another year of Words. If interested in table space or reading, contact "For the safety of our artists, venue staff and our community as a whole we will be requiring proof of vaccination for admittance to Gateway City Arts until further notice. Results from a negative COVID test will NOT be accepted for entry. In addition, masks are required to be worn at all times while at the venue. You may pull your mask down when eating or drinking only. Please bring your vaccination card, or a photo of it, along with a corresponding state or federal ID for entry." Authors Candace Curran Gerald Yelle Peter Marcus (4:30 5:45) Ernie Brill Dennis Piana Ellen Evert Hopman Maria Luisa Arroyo multilingual Boricua poet & intersectional feminist educator Anne Pinkerton David Henri John Sheirer Florence Poets Tommy Twilite Human Error Publishing Richard Horton Dina Stander Robert Eugene Perry Donald Fisher Paul Richmond Karen Warinsky Amy Laprade Open Field Press Bill O Connell Trish Crapo CAPA - Connecticut Authors and Publishers Association Sharon Dukett Deborah T Kilday Sara Mckenzie Mike L Kilday Perugia Press - Publishing new women poets since 1997 Rebecca Olander Janet Aalfs (3-5) Local Writing Group Abigail Warren (2-6) Libby Maxey (2-5) Adin Thayer (2-4) Rebecca Olander