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.
As the days grow shorter and the snow begins to fly, gardeners take to their seed catalogs and dream of Spring. Audiences immerse themselves in traditional Nutcrackers, English style pantos, Messiah sings and the ever-reliable Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol. But what really gets us through the next six months are the announcements of the…
PBS features not only behind the scenes footage shot during the making of Hamilton but also extensive segments of the live performance. Also scheduled: the West End revival of Gypsy, a salute to New York With Lang Lang, a star-studded tribute to William Shakespeare, plus specials with Alan Cumming, Joshua Bell, Alvin Ailey Dance.
The ’62 Center for Theatre and Dance unveiled its twelfth season of diverse and challenging theatre and dance programming for the Williams College community and beyond. Continuing its mission to contextualize arts within scholarly inquiry, the Center will be presenting an impressive body of work that sets student work side-by-side with professional artists. This season…
At the Jacob’s Pillow Dance Festival 2016 Finale, Director Pamela Tatge announced plans to build a large and year-round dance studio on the historic grounds. It will be the new home of The School at Jacob’s Pillow, and will also offer additional capacity for off-season Creative Development Residencies for artists. Ground breaking will take place in October.
With an ensemble of 16 “extraordinary movers”, FLEXN is rooted in freestyle movement, creating unique, improvised work that is accompanied by a wide range of popular music and sounds from the Brooklyn streets.
“Some of a Thousand Words” and “a rather lovely thing” are two major pieces that light up the Doris Duke and Ted Shawn stages plus so much more from July 27-31, 2016.