Tom Coasch the playwright explains: “the vast majority of women that I spoke to were veiled, they were very positive about it and it being their choice and saying, “No, we hate it when people say we’re oppressed.”
Friel put together an Irish broth of unhappy characters. Not exactly the most delightful way to spend an evening but the play is more than the sum of its parts. I found many echoes of my own life within the performance.
A string quartet that loves Bach and Pop music equally, Well-Strung continues to innovate, as this fun video – “Devil Went Down to Georgia” – amply demonstrates.
Working closely with New York-based dancer and choreographer Brittany Bailey and dancer Burr Johnson, Recursive Frame Analysis is multimedia taken to its limits employing arrangements of intensely saturated light, raw synthetic sound, disrupted rhythmic structures, and kinetic energy.
Spencer Day’s roots are firmly planted in the Great American Songbook but with a contemporary, upbeat twist that has become his signature sound.
Both Lucinda Williams and Audra McDonald make their debuts at the Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center in Great Barrington this Columbus Day Weekend.
In our age of spoof and spin, getting at the truth is tougher than ever. Documentary Film Festivals are growing in popularity and for many a way to ferret out real information.
One of Verdi’s most popular operas, compete with the Anvil Chorus, Il Trovatore is spellbinding to watch, glorious to hear and our preview has some special excerpts from the October 3 Live in HD program which is coming to Pittsfield and Great Barrington.