Shawn Thornton at the Boston Pops

Watch Boston Bruins Forward Shawn Thornton narrate “’The Night Before Christmas” with Boston Pops

Shawn Thornton narrates “Twas the Night Before Chritmas” with Boston Pops Orchestra 2012 from Larry Murray on Vimeo. Leading one of New England’s most celebrated Christmastime traditions, Keith Lockhart opened the 2012 Holiday pops season tonight, December 5, featuring the Boston Pops Orchestra and Tanglewood Festival Chorus in a host of familiar season favorites ranging…

Santaland Diaries at Shakespeare & Company. Photo: Scott Barrow, Composition by Kevin Sprague

Dozens of Berkshire Holiday Performances, Concerts Scheduled for December

Herewith, an all-in-one review of upcoming performances in the Berkshires, in chronological order, based on news releases we have received as of Thanksgiving week. David Joseph Hansen Leads The Santaland Diaries through Dec. 30 at Shakespeare & Company Shakespeare & Company’s annual production of David Sedaris’ irreverent Christmas memoir, The Santaland Diaries is getting ready…