This winter the Colonial takes a look at the vast catalog of great music from the past through a variety of bands and acts that are both locally and nationally based.
Diane Pearlman, Executive Director of the Berkshire Film and Media Collaborative will lead the Tuesday, December 13 panel discussion with Berkshire filmmakers in conjunction with the museum’s Festival of Trees 2016.
Performers Wilco, Mavis Staples, Bill T. Jones and many others are on the Mass MoCA docket, as are artists Steffani Jemison, Tanja Hollander, and Elizabeth King. 2017 looks to be a blowout year for the North Adams museum as it continues to grow in size and impact.
Wrapping your head around the 2016 election has not been easy. Two veteran journalists – Alec MacGillis and Kevin Moran – respond on behalf of all us truth-seekers. At the Berkshire Museum Dec. 9.
Two Christmas choices. At the Ghent Playouse, you can replicate the British panto tradition while further upstate, at Hubbard Hall in Cambridge, NY they celebrate the tastes, sights, and sounds of a Traditional French Christmas.
In Bennington Vermont they are planning for Oldcastle Theatre’s third annual Holiday Variety Show, a nostalgic and fun excursion to a tuneful time of great songs, and humorous radio comedy which will be presented Saturday December 17, 2016 at 7:30 p.m. The show has become a community tradition; a family friendly mix of music, comedy,…
Kaija Saariaho’s L’Amour de Loin (“Love From Afar”), is one of the most highly praised operas of recent years. It had its debut at the Salzburg Festival directed by Peter Sellars with Dawn Upshaw as Clémence and Dwayne Croft as Jaufré Rudel, which received critical success. In 2002, L’Amour de Loin had its U.S. premiere at the Santa Fe Opera.
Set in a radio studio on a snowy Christmas Eve in 1946 where five radio personalities retell the story of George Bailey, who goes on an “other-worldly” journey with “angel, second class” Clarence at his side. The play is presented with live sound effects and rapid character changes along with radio jingles, and popular holiday and Christmas songs reminiscent of the time.