Transmitted live on Saturday January 21, 2017 at 12:55p.m, The Metropolitan Opera can be enjoyed in the Berkshires at the Clark Art Museum in Williamstown, and the Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center in Great Barrington.
The Berkshire Opera Festival returns to the Colonial Theatre in summer 2017 for Ariadne auf Naxos.
An agreement to lease the Colonial Theatre for 40 years is in the works between ATG, the world’s largest theatre company, and Emerson which aspires to become the global hub for arts, communication, and liberal arts education.
Family fun comes to the Ghent Playhouse with “Once Upon a Mattress” which opens on Friday, January 20, 2017 and runs through Sunday, February 5 with performances Fridays and Saturdays at 8 p.m. and Sunday afternoons at 2 p.m.
The U Albany College of Arts and Sciences offers the Palissimo Company “in the raw” on Friday, February 3 performing “Bastard,” a work inspired by Jerzy Kosiński’s wartime novel “The Painted Bird.”
Jacob’s Pillow and MassMoCA present choreographer/dancer Richard Move’s XXYY (working title), an interdisciplinary performance on January 20 exploring gender identity – in collaboration with visual artist Paolo Canevari and theater artist Alba Clemente.
Five diverse play readings on January 14 and 15, each followed by a post-show discussion.