Each season, Jacob’s Pillow Dance Festival celebrates its LGBTQ history, connections, and community with an annual Weekend OUT. Here’s what is on tap.
Dance, romance, and the fight for equality all come to life in Hairspray the musical which plays the Mac July 2 through 19 in Chatham, NY.
Buildings that host the arts are the focus of the Mass. Cultural Facilities Fund which has invested $85 million to date. The long empty Mohawk Theatre in North Adams would be an ideal candidate, but it is owned and neglected by its own city.
Sharing the seasons of love are these friends in “Rent”, playing at The Mac-Haydn Theatre in nearby Chatham, NY, June 18 through 28. Timely, touching and powerful, the updated “La Boehme” weaves modern-day situations throughout the lives of young people in New York’s East Village.
Under doctor’s orders, David Schramm who had been playing the title role in “Butler,” has had to withdraw with Wally Dunn taking over the part for the rest of the run.
LEV co-chairs, Shirley Edgerton (l), Don Quinn Kelley (r), and The Mount’s Executive Director, Susan Wissler (c).
The local stars – and a few from Hollywood – came out for BIFF while “Romeo is Bleeding” and the film “H.” won awards at the Berkshire International Film Fest,