On December 7 you can see what the Sundance Theatre Institute is up to. You may even get a peek of part of Tony winner Michael John LaChiusa’s cycle of musical fantasia about the daughters of presidents living in the White House.
For the screening of The Yellow Ticket, on Nov. 16 at Mass MoCA, Svigals – who has composed for violinist Itzhak Perlman and the Kronos Quartet – delivers a lush 66-minute piece for piano and violin inspired by Eastern European folk forms, European café music, and others.
Teens often have great ideas but few resources. This collaborative summit aims to find ways to help make it possible for young artists and their creative gifts to grow and develop.
Unquestionably experimental, Javelin hits the stage in MASS MoCA’s Club B-10 on Saturday, November 9, at 8pm.
The last of the singing cowboys, Don Edwards croons the tunes of a lost way of life on November 8 at Mass MoCA.
All audience members attending the films preceding the parties are invited to join in the fun at Hops & Vines, the Purple Pub, the MoCA lobby, and The Log.
A delightful coming-of-age film that rings true and celebrates the fine art of getting along wile being yourself..
A spectacular farewell to Xu Bing: Phoenix is planned including a night viewing on Oct. 26, plus a mythical creature parade and a contemporary Chinese dance company.
Fresh Grass has grown by a factor of ten since it began, and planning for September 19-21, 2014 is underway.
There’s no better place to hear great music from groups like Plume Giant (on left) than at Mass MoCA’s Club B-10.
Dorfman creates a performance to remember using five dancers, a band of musicians playing indie, punk, and folk-rock music, a junk sculpture and stunning projections to create a kinetic anthem about humanity.
The story behind the collaboration that brings three major and monumental works of Anselm Kiefer to North Adams is almost as interesting as the art itself.
Mass MoCA and North Adams welcomed thousands who ventured to the FreshGrass Festival for a stompin’ good time.
On October 26-27 Shen Wei Dance Arts synthesizes Eastern and Western aesthetics to craft dances of singular beauty and transcendence.
Bluegrass lovers are headed to North Adams to hear up-and-coming bluegrass bands side by side with the great masters on three stages at Mass Moca from September 20-22, 2013.
Two ways to free admissions: The New Kiefer Building opening at MASS MoCA or Museum Day – a national celebration of American history and culture.
Back for one night only is one of the most fascinating films about taking pictures ever made, and it tall takes place here in the Berkshires.
Nobody offers more variety and emerging performers than Mass MoCA in North Adams. Here’s what’s up this fall.
A piccolo concerto and double bass quartet were among the wonders of BOAC’s 12th Musical Marathon at Mass MoCA
This band of crazy cows (that’s what “Mucca Pazza” means) will torment North Adams with its whacky blend of music and zany performances.
Read the history, view the videos and order your ticket in advance. Gabriel Kahane makes great music.
The connections between films, music and art are growing, especially in the Berkshires.
Within days, even hours of posting this update, the 2013 WILCO Solid Sound Festival will be completely sold out. A new campground has been added to accommodate all the music lovers.
It’s time the Brits got over Bunker Hill, Concord and Lexington, and gave their former colony a little credit.
The compact yet open to the skies Courtyard C hosts another unique event at Mass MoCA.
Solid Sound is selling out (in a good way). Don’t procrastinate if you want “in” on this festival. RIck Levinson photo.
“When we play, people can feel the timelessness. They can feel that they’re rooted in something,” says fiddler and bandleader Ketch Secor.
“You know, maybe these songs aren’t dead or lost in some locker,” Keith Richards says.
With an impressive summer schedule at Mass MoCA, the balance of power in the Berkshires begins to shift.
The Lift Ev’ry Voice Celebration is families, community, and the art and cultural heritage of the African American community in the Berkshires.
Another fabulous Mass MoCA dance party? Yes. But with some really interesting twists.
You will delight at Darlingside’s thoughtful, mature blend of so many musical styles and types of strings – it’s a little bit classical, somewhat jazzy and it rocks!