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Jonathan Edwards
Infinity Music Hall & Bistro

April 27, 2018
8 PM

Jonathan Edwards promises to be a night of beautiful music you will not want to miss!
Contact: 860.542.5531
www.infinityhall.com
Location: 20 Greenwoods Road West Norfolk CT 06058

Spring Spirits
Litchfield Jazz Camp

April 28, 2018
7 PM - 10 PM

Featuring the Distillery’s Signature Cocktails and award-winning small batch distilled spirits, hors d’oeuvres and small plates from Ciesco Catering, music by the Albert Rivera Consortium, and a rapid fire live auction hosted by NPR's John Dankosky.
Contact: 860.361.6503
www.eventbrite.com
Location: 569 Bantam Road Litchfield CT 06759

16th Annual Humane Race
Berkshire Humane Society

April 28, 2018
9 AM

Join the annual 5K run and 1-Mile Fun Walk benefitting homeless animals! Preregister by April 9 to receive a Humane Race t-shirt.
Contact: 413.664.7777
www.humanerace.org
Location: 24 Church Street North Adams MA 01247

Tovah Martin
The Garden Conservancy

April 28, 2018
11 AM

This lecture explores the garden on all levels by attuning your nose to the scents and training your ears to listen. Learn to garden with eyes wide open, ears to the ground, and hands outstretched.
Contact: 845.424.6500
www.gardenconservancy.org
Location: 2801 Sharon Turnpike Millbrook NY 12545

Spring Talks: Crybabies
Fisher Center for the Performing Arts at Bard

April 28, 2018
7:30 PM

Experience a live edition of their top pick: Susan Orlean and Sarah Thyre's Crybabies, with special guest Malcolm Gladwell.
Contact: 845.758.7900
www.fishercenter.bard.edu
Location: 60 Manor Avenue Annandale-On-Hudson NY 12504

Grand Piano Trios--Mendelssohn and Smetana
Close Encounters With Music

April 29, 2018
3 PM

Enjoy this amazing show!
Contact: 518.392.6677
www.cewm.org
Location: 14 Castle Street Great Barrington MA 01230

Failure is an Option
Oblong Books & Music Festival

May 2, 2018
8 PM

Comedian H. Jon Benjamin—the lead voice behind Archer and Bob’s Burgers—will help us all feel a little better about our own failures by sharing his own in a hilarious memoir-ish chronicle of failure.
Contact: 845.876.0500
www.tickets.fishercenter.bard.edu
Location: 60 Manor Avenue Annandale-On-Hudson NY 12504

In Conversation with Julia Pierpont and Caitlin McKenna
The Mount

May 3, 2018
6 PM

New York Times bestselling author Julia Pierpont and Editor Caitlin McKenna will discuss Julia’s latest work The Little Book of Feminist Saints. This event is part of ArtWeek.
Contact: 413.551.5111
www.edithwharton.org
Location: 2 Plunkett Street Lenox MA 01240

Byron Katie - Loving What Is
Omega Institute

May 4, 2018 - May 6, 2018
Various

Experience the freedom of undoing whatever makes you unhappy, and allow your mind to return to its true, awakened, peaceful, creative nature.
Contact: 845.266.4444
www.eomega.org
Location: 150 Lake Drive Rhinebeck NY 12572

Alison Larkin Live
WAM Theatre

May 4, 2018 - May 5, 2018
Various

The English American, adoptee Alison Larkin premieres her hilarious, thought-provoking new show, Alison Larkin LIVE! There will be a panel discussion after the Saturday matinee, and an exclusive champagne reception with Ms. Larkin for VIP ticket holders on Saturday night.
Contact: 413.274.8122
www.wamtheatre.com
Location: 70 Kemble Street Lenox MA 01240

Bourbon BBQ & Bluegrass
Northwest CT Arts Council

May 4, 2018
7 PM

Along with the sounds of the Zolla Boys, there will be handcrafted, premium spirits, and sample a selection of BBQ specialties from Smoke ‘n’ Barrel Barbeque. There will also be distillery tours and an auction/drawing.
Contact: 860.618.0075
www.eventbrite.com
Location: 569 Bantam Road Litchfield CT 06759

Suzanne Bocanegra
Fisher Center for the Performing Arts at Bard

May 5, 2018
7 PM

The piece gleefully examines the theatrical possibilities of a traditional artist slide presentation, delivered by actors as Bocanegra herself.
Contact: 845.758.7900
www.fishercenter.bard.edu
Location: 60 Manor Avenue Annandale-On-Hudson NY 12504

Annual Luncheon Musicale Benefit
Close Encounters With Music

May 6, 2018
12 PM

Celebrate the Salon in the Gilded Age elegance of the Lenox Club, a venerable Berkshire presence since 1864! The scintillating atmosphere of the 19th century institution that helped promote artists, painters and musicians as the intelligentsia gathered to exchange ideas, enhanced by gaiety and ambience!
Contact: 518.392.6677
www.cewm.org
Location: 111 Yokun Avenue Lenox MA 01240

The Joey Alexander Trio
Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center

May 6, 2018
7 PM

Born in Bali in 2003, pianist Alexander taught himself Thelonious Monk’s “Well, You Needn’t” at the age of six. Since then, this wunderkind has delighted audiences across the globe, earning praise from jazz greats from Herbie Hancock to Wynton Marsalis. Enjoy!
Contact: 413.644.9040
www.mahaiwe.org
Location: 14 Castle Street Great Barrington MA 01230

Keepers of the Flame: Parrish, Wyeth, Rockwell and the Narrative Tradition
Norman Rockwell Museum

May 9, 2018 - October 28, 2018
Various

The exhibition will shed light on the thread connecting American narrative painting—as embodied by legendary illustrators Maxfield Parrish (1870–1966), N.C. Wyeth (1882–1945), and Norman Rockwell (1894–1978)—to the roots of European painting, tracing the long line of teachers who, through the centuries, passed wisdom, knowledge, and techniques to the next generation of creators.
Contact: 413.298.4100
www.nrm.org
Location: 9 Glendale Road Stockbridge MA 01262

Melissa Ethridge
Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center

May 10, 2018
7 PM

Known for her confessional lyrics and raspy, smoky vocals, Etheridge has remained one of North America’s favorite female artists for more than two decades.
Contact: 413.644.9040
www.mahaiwe.org
Location: 14 Castle Street Great Barrington MA 01230

The Faux and the Fabulous-- Acronym Ensemble
Close Encounters With Music

May 12, 2018
6 PM

Much of their programming is devoted to modern premieres of works newly transcribed from manuscript, previously unpublished, unrecorded and unheard since the early 17th century.
Contact: 518.392.6677
www.cewm.org
Location: 14 Castle Street Great Barrington MA 01230

Erma Bombeck: At Wit's End
PS21: Performance Spaces for the 21st Century

May 12, 2018 - May 13, 2018
Various

Enjoy a staged reading by Nancy Rothman. This one-woman play is a tribute to the columnist and humorist who lovingly satirized the plight of the suburban housewife.
Contact: 518.392.6121
www.ps21chatham.org
Location: 2980 NY-66 Chatham NY 12037

Community Day
The Wassaic Project

May 12, 2018
3 PM - 11 PM

Participate in the community led parade with a 19 piece brass band! Play field day games, make and break pinatas, jump around in boucy castles and see the opening of the Summer Exhibition!
Contact: 347.815.0783
wassaicproject.org
Location: 37 Furnace Bank Road Wassaic NY 12592

Passport to the Soul - Panache Desai
Omega Institute

May 15, 2018 - May 17, 2018
Various

Join for a weekend retreat with Panache Desai. During this energizing weekend with Panache, you'll learn to release old patterns, realign yourself with universal power, and awaken the divine energy within so you can find more peace, joy, and love in your life.
Contact: 845.266.4444
www.eomega.org
Location: 150 Lake Drive Rhinebeck NY 12572

Ani DiFranco
Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center

May 17, 2018
7 PM

With the release of her latest album Binary, DiFranco returns to the road backed by her band mates Todd Sickafoose (bass) and Terence Higgins (drums) on the “Rise Up” tour.
Contact: 413.644.9040
www.mahaiwe.org
Location: 14 Castle Street Great Barrington MA 01230

Dennis Deyoung: The Grand Illusion 40th Anniversary Album Tour
Warner Theatre

May 18, 2018
8 PM

In 1977, history was made with upon the release of THE GRAND ILLUSION album. His voice is one of the most recognizable in the music world today and continues to inspire new generations of fans.
Contact: 860.489.7180
www.warnertheatre.org
Location: 68 Main Street Torrington CT 06790

An Oline Weekend Retreat with Pema Chodron
Omega Institute

May 18, 2018 - May 20, 2018
Various

Pema Chödrön is widely beloved for her insightful, down-to-earth teachings of Tibetan Buddhism for Western audiences. This is a rare opportunity to listen as she conveys wisdom based on her experiences and insights with characteristic warmth, clarity, and humor.
Contact: 845.266.4444
www.eomega.org
Location: 150 Lake Drive Rhinebeck NY 12572

Antiques Sale
Trade Secrets

May 19, 2018
8 AM - 3 PM

Enjoy over 60 exhibitors, early buying begins at 8 AM and includes breakfast!
Contact: 860.364.1080
www.tradesecretsct.com
Location: 30 Hosier Road Sharon CT 06069

Garden Tour
Trade Secrets

May 20, 2018
10 AM - 4 PM

Enjoy tours of three beautiful private gardens in thearea.
Two gardens are located in New York & one garden is located in Conneticut.
Contact: 860.364.1080
www.tradesecretsct.com
Location: Amenia, Millbrook and Falls Village

Morning After Grace
Shakespeare & Company

May 24, 2018 - July 15, 2018
Various

Angus and Abigail fall into each other's lives after meeting at a funeral in Florida. Not the first place you'd expect to find romance after clocking plenty of miles on the road of life, but playwright Carey Crim deftly demonstrates in this New England premier that startling surprises come in unpredictable packages.
Contact: 413.637.1199
www.shakespeare.org
Location: 70 Kemble Street Lenox MA 01240

Life is a Playground
Omega Institute

May 25, 2018 - May 28, 2018
Various

Combining the art of stand-up comedy and the personal experience of transformation, Comedy Central headliner Kyle Cease uses his 25 years of performing and overcoming odds to help you embrace a new vision of what is possible.
Contact: 845.266.4444
www.eomega.org
Location: 150 Lake Drive Rhinebeck NY 12572

Pat Benatar and Neil Giraldo
Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center

May 25, 2018
8 PM

During their nearly four-decade career, the couple has won an unprecedented four consecutive Grammy awards, as well as three American Music awards. This is a unique opportunity to hear the duo perform stripped down, acoustic versions of their songs in an intimate setting.
Contact: 413.644.9040
www.mahaiwe.org
Location: 14 Castle Street Great Barrington MA 01230

The Four Agreements for a Better Life
Omega Institute

June 1, 2018 - June 3, 2018
Various

Learn to apply ancient wisdom in your everyday life with Don Miguel Ruiz and sons.
Contact: 845.266.4444
www.eomega.org
Location: 150 Lake Drive Rhinebeck NY 12572

See Difference
Omega Institute

June 8, 2018 - June 10, 2018
Various

Harville Hendrix and Helen LaKelly Hunt say seeing each other as unique is key to having conversations without criticism.
Contact: 845.266.4444
www.eomega.org
Location: 150 Lake Drive Rhinebeck NY 12572

Getting The Love You Want
Omega Institute

June 8, 2018 - June 10, 2018
Various

Getting the Love You Want gives couples the tools they need to achieve safety, sustain deep connection, and experience joyful aliveness. By learning a new way to talk, how to remove negativity, and how to express caring behaviors, you can transform your relationship into an instrument of healing and spiritual growth.
Contact: 845.266.4444
www.eomega.org
Location: 150 Lake Drive Rhinebeck NY 12572

Lenny at 100--Feel the BERNstein
Close Encounters With Music

June 9, 2018
6 PM

Acknowledged as possibly the greatest conductor the U.S. has ever produced, Leonard Bernstein was dashing, brilliant and eloquent; a dazzling pianist, lecturer and cultural figure who redefined the word "charisma." Equally at home on the concert stage and Broadway, when summer came, he headed to the Berkshires.
Contact: 518.392.6677
www.cewm.org
Location: 14 Castle Street Great Barrington MA 01230

The Future of Well-Being
Omega Institute

June 15, 2018 - June 17, 2019
Various

Deepak Chopra is the author of more than 70 books translated into more than 35 languages, including 21 New York Times best sellers in both the fiction and nonfiction categories. Come and discover a new way to be well and stay well.
Contact: 845.758.7900
www.eomega.org
Location: 150 Lake Drive Rhinebeck NY 12572

Grizzly Bear
MASS MoCA

June 16, 2018
8 PM

one of the most celebrated indie rock acts of the last two decades, Grizzly Bear’s prog-rock-meets-chamber-pop sound took the music world by storm and helped to define a new wave of psychedelic-leaning sound. Enjoy!
Contact: 413.662.2111
www.massmoca.org
Location: 1040 Mass MoCA Way North Adams MA 01247

Stephen Stills and Judy Collins
Tanglewood

June 17, 2018
2 PM

Stephen Still and Judy Collins are returning to Tanglewood! If you missed them last year, don't miss out this year!
Contact: 413.637.5180
www.eventticketscenter.com
Location: 297 West Street Lenox MA 01240

NPR's “Wait Wait Don't Tell Me” Recorded Live
Tanglewood

June 21, 2018
8 PM

Enjoy this great live recording in a wonderfully peaceful setting!
Contact: 413.637.5180
www.concerts.eventticketscenter.com
Location: 297 West Street Lenox MA 01240

Aimee Mann
Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center

June 22, 2018
8 PM

Enjoy the Oscar-nominated, Grammy-winning singer Aimee Mann. She began her solo career in 1993 with the album Whatever and made a name for herself through her independent success.
Contact: 413.644.9040
www.mahaiwe.org
Location: 14 Castle Street Great Barrington MA 01230

The Wailers
Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center

June 23, 2018
8 PM

rom 1973 to 1980, Bob Marley and The Wailers recorded, toured, and performed worldwide, selling more than 250 million recordings.
Contact: 413.644.9040
www.mahaiwe.org
Location: 14 Castle Street Great Barrington MA 01230

Marin Mazzie & Jason Danieley: Broadway and Beyond
Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center

June 24, 2018
7 PM

Marin and Jason “Broadway’s Golden Couple” present songs from both the “Great White Way” and the “Great American Songbook”.
Contact: 413.644.9040
www.mahaiwe.org
Location: 14 Castle Street Great Barrington MA 01230

Boz Scaggs
Warner Theatre

June 28, 2018
8 PM

Scaggs’ remarkable career dates back to the late Sixties with the Steve Miller Band and includes his solo triumphs with such classic albums as Silk Degrees (1976) and Middle Man (1980). Come to enjoy the show!
Contact: 860.489.7180
www.warnertheatre.org
Location: 68 Main Street Torrington CT 06790

Ray LaMontagne with special guest Neko Case
MASS MoCA

June 29, 2018
7 PM

Higher Ground Presents: Ray LaMontagne and Neko Case at MASS MoCA.
Contact: 413.662.2111
www.massmoca.org
Location: 1040 Mass MoCA Way North Adams MA 01247

James Taylor
Tanglewood

July 3, 2018 - July 4, 2018
8 PM

James Taylor is back! Listen to his amazing songs that seem to ring throughout local shops in the Berkshires!
Contact: 413.637.5180
www.concerts.eventticketscenter.com/
Location: 297 West Street Lenox MA 01240

Macbeth
Shakespeare & Company

July 3, 2018 - August 5, 2018
Various

A gripping tale of blind ambition and nefarious plotting by two of Shakespeare's most notorious anti-heroes of all time, Macbeth is a deliciously shadowy thrill ride. When yearning and imagination collide in the darkest recesses of a passionate mind, there may be blood.
Contact: 413.637.1199
www.shakespeare.org
Location: 70 Kemble Street Lenox MA 01240

Four Quartets
Fisher Center for the Performing Arts at Bard

July 6, 2018 - July 8, 2018
Various

75 years after its publication, three visionary artists join together to create a thrilling new performance of dance, music, painting, and poetry inspired by Eliot's poems of past and present, time and space, movement and stillness.
Contact: 845.758.7900
www.tickets.fishercenter.bard.edu
Location: 60 Manor Avenue Annandale-On-Hudson NY 12504

Paul Taylor Dance Company
Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center

July 6, 2018 - July 7, 2018
Various

One of the seminal artists of our time, Paul Taylor continues to shape the homegrown American art of modern dance that he has helped define since becoming a professional dancer and pioneering choreographer in 1954.
Contact: 413.644.9040
www.mahaiwe.org
Location: 14 Castle Street Great Barrington MA 01230

Courtney Barnett
MASS MoCA

July 12, 2018
8 PM

Barnett's tour announces a host of dates bound for sold-out status, including an appearance in MASS MoCA's concert courtyard. Tickets are limited and are expected to sell quickly!
Contact: 413.662.2111
www.tickets.massmoca.org
Location: 1040 Mass MoCA Way North Adams MA 01247

Alan Cumming: Legal Immigrant
Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center

July 15, 2018
7 PM

Alan Cumming is many things to many people – renaissance man, style icon, social activist, bon viveur - but to himself he is a story-teller and provocateur for hire.
Contact: 413.644.9040
www.mahaiwe.org
Location: 14 Castle Street Great Barrington MA 01230

Energy Medicine
Omega Institute

July 27, 2018 - July 29, 2018
Various

Use Energy Medicine to bring joy and health into your life with Donna Eden and David Feinstein.
Contact: 845.266.4444
www.eomega.org
Location: 150 Lake Drive Rhinebeck NY 12572

The Peking Acrobats
Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center

July 27, 2018 - July 28, 2018
Various

For the last thirty two years, The Peking Acrobats have redefined audience perceptions of Chinese acrobatics! We hope you enjoy this show!
Contact: 413.644.9040
ww.mahaiwe.org
Location: 14 Castle Street Great Barrington MA 01230

Radical Acceptance
Omega Institute

July 27, 2018 - July 29, 2018
Various

This meditation retreat with Tara Brach, the inspiring Buddhist teacher and best-selling author of Radical Acceptance, explores how, even in the face of conflict and challenge, we can connect with our deepest wisdom and compassion.
Contact: 845.266.4444
www.eomega.org
Location: 150 Lake Drive Rhinebeck NY 12572

Whoopi Goldberg
Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center

July 29, 2018
8 PM

Whoopi Goldberg is one of a very elite group of artists who have won the Grammy, the Academy Award, the Golden Globe, the Emmy and a Tony. She is also a prolific producer and is well-known around the world for her many humanitarian endeavors.
Contact: 413.644.9040
www.mahaiwe.org
Location: 14 Castle Street Great Barrington MA 01230

An Evening with Pat Metheny
Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center

August 2, 2018
8 PM

Winner of 20 Grammy Awards, guitarist Pat Metheny’s music continues to shine, always searching for new sounds and ideas while retaining the melodic force and free-wheeling, joyous drive that has been his hallmark since he took the jazz world by storm in the1970s.
Contact: 413.644.9040
www.mahaiwe.org
Location: 14 Castle Street Great Barrington MA 01230

Love America Tour
Omega Institute

August 3, 2018 - August 5, 2018
Various

Join spiritual teacher Marianne Williamson on a journey to developing a deeper, multi-dimensional understanding of our national story.
Contact: 845.266.4444
www.eomega.org
Location: 150 Lake Drive Rhinebeck NY 12572

Blondie
MASS MoCA

August 3, 2018
7 PM

Blondie came howling out of the downtown scene to storm mainstream radio and nascent MTV at the very moment that punk and new wave launched a hostile takeover of popular music. Enjoy!
Contact: 413.662.2111
www.massmoca.org
Location: 1040 Mass MoCA Way North Adams MA 01247

AirSupply
Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center

August 12, 2018
7 PM

The trademark sound of Russell Hitchcock's soaring tenor voice and Graham Russell’s simple yet majestic songs created a unique sound that would forever be known as Air Supply.
Contact: 413.644.9040
www.mahaiwe.org
Location: 14 Castle Street Great Barrington MA 01230

Getting The Love You Want
Omega Instiute

August 14, 2018 - September 16, 2018
Various

Getting the Love You Want gives couples the tools they need to achieve safety, sustain deep connection, and experience joyful aliveness. By learning a new way to talk, how to remove negativity, and how to express caring behaviors, you can transform your relationship into an instrument of healing and spiritual growth.
Contact: 845.266.4444
www.eomega.org
Location: 150 Lake Drive Rhinebeck NY 12572

Circlesongs
Omega Institute

August 17, 2018 - August 24, 2018
Various

Join Bobby McFerrin and his team of teachers for a weeklong workshop in the improvisational singing technique, Circlesongs. Welcoming to beginners and challenging for even the most advance!
Contact: 845.266.4444
www.eomega.org
Location: 150 Lake Drive Rhinebeck NY 12572

Steve Martin and Martin Short
Tanglewood

September 2, 2018
2:30 PM

Enjoy this amazing comedy duo! Reviews are raving about this comedic team!
Contact: 413.637.5180
www.eventticketscenter.com
Location: 297 West Street Lenox MA 01240

Aging With Sass & Class
Omega Institute

September 14, 2018 - September 16, 2018
Various

Discover the joys and perks of life with best friends Joan Borysenko and Loretta LaRoche.
Contact: 845.266.4444
www.eomega.org
Location: 150 Lake Drive Rhinebeck NY 12572

Tim Fain
Leaf Peeper Concert Series

September 15, 2018
7:30 PM

Tim Fain is violinist and composer and will present a
one-man show with his own compositions as well as classical works and works with electronic accompaniment.
Contact: 413.551.9901
www.leafpeeperconcerts.org
Location: 327 Warren Street Hudson NY 12534

Million Dollar Quartet
Warner Theatre

September 19, 2018
8 PM

illion Dollar Quartet is the national touring company and the Tony Award winning smash hit musical inspired by the famed recording session that brought together rock ‘n’ roll icons Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash, Jerry Lee Lewis and Carl Perkins for the first and only time.
Contact: 860.489.7180
www.tickets.warnertheatre.org
Location: 68 Main Street Torrington CT 06790

Reo Speedwagon
Warner Theatre

September 20, 2018
8 PM

REO Speedwagon is a band where the main constant over the decades is a never-ending desire to give their all to their fans, year in and year out.
Contact: 860.489.7180
www.tickets.warnertheatre.org
Location: 68 Main Street Torrington CT 06790

Natalie Merchant
Hancock Shaker Village

September 22, 2018
7 PM

atalie Merchant lights up the barn with an intimate evening of music. Beginning her career in 1981 with indie rock band 10,000 Maniacs.
Contact: 413.443.0188
www.hancockshakervillage.org
Location: 1843 West Housatonic Street Pittsfield MA 01201

Caroline Myss
Omega Institute

September 28, 2018 - September 30, 2018
Various

Caroline is dedicated to creating educational programs in the fields of human consciousness, spirituality and mysticism, energy anatomy, health, energy medicine, and the science of medical intuition.
Contact: 845.266.4444
www.eomega.org
Location: 150 Lake Drive Rhinebeck NY 12572

The Neave Piano Trio
Leaf Peeper Concert Series

September 29, 2018
7 PM

The Neave Piano Trio will be playing: Haydn Trio in D major Hob. XV no.16 Dale Trumbore "Another Chance"
Leonard Bernstein Trio.
Contact: 413.551.9901
www.neavetrio.com
Location: St James Place Great Barrington MA 01230

Chris Botti
Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center

October 6, 2018
8 PM

For over two decades, Botti has amassed a spectacular variety of honors, including multiple Gold and Platinum albums, to become the nation’s largest-selling instrumental artist.
Contact: 413.644.9040
www.mahaiwe.org
Location: 14 Castle Street Great Barrington MA 01230

The Midtown Men
Warner Theatre

October 12, 2018
8 PM

The Midtown Men will be singing their favorite "Sixties Hits" from The Beatles, The Rascals, The Turtles, Motown, The Four Seasons and more!
Contact: 860.489.7180
www.warnertheatre.org
Location: 68 Main Street Torrington CT 06790

Brian Regan
Warner Theatre

October 19, 2018
8 PM

Critics, fans and fellow comedians agree: Brian Regan is one of the most respected comedians in the country. Come see him live right in your backyard!
Contact: 860.489.7180
www.warnertheatre.org
Location: 68 Main Street Torrington CT 06790

New York Polyphony
Leaf Peeper Concert Series

October 27, 2018

This is a quartet of four male voices "singers of superb musicianship and vocal allure," (The New Yorker), singing pre-baroque, baroque and some later works.
Contact: 413.551.9901
www.hudsonhall.org
Location: 327 Warren Street Hudson NY 12534

Scott Bradlee's Postmodern Jukebox (PMJ)
Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center

November 2, 2018
8 PM

Founded by pianist and arranger Bradlee in 2009, the large ensemble reimagines contemporary pop, rock, and R&B hits in the style of various yesteryears, from swing to doo-wop, ragtime to Motown—or, as Bradl
Contact: 413.644.9040
www.mahaiwe.org
Location: 14 Castle Street Great Barrington MA 01230

Conversations With... Author and Scholar Mitchell Cohen On the Politics of Opera
Close Encounters With Music

November 12, 2018
3 PM

Mitchell Cohen, who combines his academic expertise in political science and lifelong interest in the spectacle of opera in his new book (The Politics of Opera-A History from Monteverdi to Mozart, Princeton Press), will underscore the political dimensions of libretti and ideological elements of opera, which absorbs and mirrors currents of the day in dramatic dress-up.
Contact: 518.392.6677
www.cewm.org
Location: St James Place Great Barrington MA 01230

Arlo Guthrie
Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center

November 17, 2018
8 PM

Arlo Guthrie will return to the Mahaiwe with his “Alice’s Restaurant Back by Popular Demand” show. The concert will be a celebration of the 50th anniversaries of the film, Alice’s Restaurant, as well as Woodstock and 50 years of Flower Power.
Contact: 413.644.9040
www.mahaiwe.org
Location: 14 Castle Street Great Barrington MA 01230

ONGOING EVENTS
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François Morellet
Dia Art Foundation: Beacon

October 1, 2017 - June 2, 2018
Various

A prolific painter, sculptor, and installation artist, Morellet was one of the founding members of the Groupe de Recherche d’Art Visuel, an artist’s collaborative that emerged in France in the early 1960s. Although the artist’s systematic art has been widely exhibited in Europe, his oeuvre has rarely been shown or studied in the United States.
Contact: 845.440.0100
www.diaart.org
Location: 3 Beekman Street Beacon NY 12508

Never Abandon Imagination: The Fantastical Art of Tony DiTerlizzi
The Norman Rockwell Museum

November 11, 2017 - May 28, 2018
Various

Known for his successful book series The Spiderwick Chronicles, DiTerlizzi is widely celebrated for his images of such fantasy creatures as fairies, trolls, sprites, and goblins. The show will will showcase over 150 original paintings and drawings.
Contact: 413.298.4100
www.nrm.org
Location: 9 Glendale Road Stockbridge MA 01262

Sol LeWittt: A Wall Drawing Retrospective
MASS MoCA

January 1, 2018 - June 1, 2018
Various

See LeWitt’s large-scale wall drawings, spanning the artist’s career from 1969 to 2007!
Contact: 413.662.2111
www.massmoca.org
Location: 1040 Mass MoCA Way North Adams MA 01247

Robert Rauschenberg
MASS MoCA

January 1, 2018 - June 30, 2018
Various

Robert Rauschenberg’s A Quake in Paradise (Labyrinth) from 1994, invites viewers to move through — and become a part of — a maze-like installation of panels printed with the artist’s signature layers of mechanically reproduced imagery. Enjoy!
Contact: 413.662.2111
www.massmoca.org
Location: 1040 Mass MoCA Way North Adams MA 01247

Color Changes
Hotchkiss Library of Sharon

January 10, 2018 - April 30, 2018
Various

Come see Color Changes, art work by John Carter. He is an Episcopal priest who served at St. John’s Church in Salisbury for 15 years, and has lived in Lakeville with his wife Deborah for 19. Over time, he has painted in acrylics, watercolors and pastel, with nature as his inspirations.
Contact: 860.364.5041
www.hotchkisslibrary.org
Location: 10 Upper Main Street Sharon CT 06069

Out The Window
Kent Memorial Library

March 1, 2018 - April 27, 2018
Various

Susan Gissell will have her paintings on display. Her work is in private collections throughout the United States and Europe, Japan and Australia. Join Saturday March 3 from 2 PM to 4 PM for the opening reception and to meet the artist.
Contact: 860.927.3761
www.kentmemoriallibrary.org
Location: 32 North Main Street Kent CT 06757

Gala Narezo: Voice/Time
Tremaine Gallery

March 3, 2018 - April 25, 2018
Various

The exhibit explores the role of voice in the creative process through a chronological selection of Narezo’s work over the last twenty years. Artist reception will take place on March 4 from 4 PM to 6 PM.
Contact: 860.435.4423
www.hotchkiss.org
Location: 11 Interlaken Road Lakeville CT 06039

James Turrell: Into the Light
MASS MoCA

March 14, 2018 - January 1, 2019
Various

Turrell began using light as a sculptural medium in 1966, painting the windows of his studio in Santa Monica to seal off the natural light and experimenting with projections. His practice has been shaped by the ongoing manipulation of architecture, framing and altering the way viewers engage with the environment.
Contact: 413.662.2111
www.massmoca.org
Location: 1040 MASS MoCA Way North Adams MA 01247

Liliana Porter & Ana Tiscornia
Omi International Arts Center

March 17, 2018 - May 13, 2018
Various

Opening reception will be held on March 17 from 1 PM to 3 PM. The Artist talk will be held on April 7 at 2 PM.
Contact: 877.944.2002
www.omiartscenter.org
Location: 1405 County Route 22 Ghent NY 12075

Peter Kirkiles: All Things Being Equal
Standard Sace

March 17, 2018 - April 29, 2018
Various

Peter Kirkiles is a sculptor, printmaker and design fabricator that reimagines everyday objects as larger than life sculptures and Intaglio prints. Opening reception will be held on Saturday, March 17 from 5:30 - 8 PM.
Contact: 917.627.3261
www.standardspace.net
Location: 147 Main Street Sharon CT 06069

Gloria Stoll Karn: Pulp Romance
Norman Rockwell Museum

March 17, 2018 - May 10, 2018
Various

Learn about the pulp fiction career of this pioneering female artist, working in a field previously assigned to male illustrators.
Contact: 413.298.4100
www.nrm.org
Location: 9 Glendale Road Stockbridge MA 01262

Never Abandon Imagination: The Fantastical Art of Tony DiTerlizzi
Norman Rockwell Museum

March 17, 2018 - May 28, 2018
Various

Explore the fantastical world of the award-winning illustrator behind such books as The Spiderwick Chronicles and The Search for WondLa, as well as popular fantasy-based games as Dungeons & Dragons and Magic: The Gathering.
Contact: 413.298.4100
www.nrm.org
Location: 9 Glendale Road Stockbridge MA 01262

Lazlo Gyorsok & Emery Roth
Cornwall Library

March 20, 2018 - May 5, 2018
Various

The earliest photographs in this show were made in 2011 when Lazlo Gyorsok and Emery Roth were invited to photograph men using ancient machinery in the last brass mills in Connecticut's Brass Valley. The most recent images in this exhibit were made this past summer and fall, as the mills were being dismantled and detoxified prior to demolition. Opening reception will be held March 24 from 6 PM to 8 PM.
Contact: 860.672.6874
www.cornwalllibrary.org
Location: 30 Pine Street CornwallCT 06753

Stephanie Bernheim: Pixels and Particulates
Hudson Hall

March 24, 2018 - May 13, 2018
Various

Using glass windows, Pine Plains oilcloth, simple mechanical devices, printers and camera phones, and even discarded awnings from Sausbiers in Hudson, Stephanie has explored the limits of common materials and simple mechanical devices through her work.
Contact: 518.822.1438
www.hudsonhall.org
Location: 327 Warren Street Hudson NY 12534

Christie Scheele
Thompson Giroux Gallery

March 31, 2018 - May 6, 2018
Various

In this exhibition Scheele brings together paintings, drawings, printmaking and mixed media and explores the personal and collective connection between our lives today and our increasingly fragile environment.
Contact: 518.392.3336ÃÂÃâ€
www.thompsongirouxgallery.com
Location: 57 Main Street Chatham NY 12037

Whitey
Byrde + the b

April 6, 2018 - May 28, 2018
Various

Jenkins has designed and fabricated over 200 wood sculptures over the past 20 years. enkin’s sculpture are fabricated in wood shaped as “eliptoids”. They are colorful, fun and engaging organic pieces. In addition Jenkin’s recent photographs will be on display ranging from small to large scale formats. Opening reception will be held on Friday April 6, from 5-7 PM.
Contact: 860.619.0422
www.byrdeandtheb.com
Location: 10 Titus Road Washington Depot CT 06794

Kim Keever
KMR Arts

April 7, 2018 - May 19, 2018
Various

Kim Keever's landscapes evoke the aesthetic of the Hudson River School and the German Romantic painters, The artist builds these miniature landscape tableaus in a 200-gallon tank which he then fills with water.
Contact: 860.868.7533
www.kmrarts.com
Location: 2 Titus Rd # 1 Washington Depot CT 06794

Presence: Encounters with the Figure
Five Points Gallery

April 12, 2018 - May 19, 2018
Various

Opening reception will be held on Friday April 13 from 6 PM to 8:30 PM. The artists' panel discussion will be held on Friday, May 4 at 6 PM.
Contact: 860.618.7222
www.fivepointsgallery.org
Location: 33 Main Street Torrington CT 06790

The Gun Show
PS21: Performance Spaces for the 21st Century

April 20, 2018 - April 28, 2018
Various

Leaning neither right nor left, the play jumps into the middle of the gun control debate and asks “Can we have a conversation about this?” This one-person play, starring Christopher Smith and directed by Robert Jordan.
Contact: 518.392.6121
www.ps21chatham.org
Location: 2980 NY-66 Chatham NY 12037

Serge Madikains
The Re Institute

April 28, 2018 - May 26, 2018
Various

Opening reception will be held on April 28 from 2 PM to 5 PM, followed by a potluck dinner.
Contact: 518.567.5359
www.thereinstitute.com
Location: 1395 Boston Corners Road Millerton NY 1254

Relational Sets
Eckert Fine Art

May 12, 2018 - June 24, 2018
Various

Relational Sets is a group exhibition. Opening event with the artists will be held from 4 PM to 7 PM on Saturday, May 12th.
Contact: 860.592.0353
www.janeeckertfineart.com
Location: 12 Old Barn Road in Kent CT 06757

Past-Life Thereapy Training
Omega Institute

May 13, 2018 - May 18, 2018
Various

Gain professional skills in past-life regression with Brian Weiss and Carole K. Weiss.
Contact: 845.266.4444
www.eomega.org
Location: 150 Lake Drive Rhinebeck NY 12572

Miracles Happen
Omega Institute

May 13, 2018 - May 18, 2018
Various

Now the nation’s foremost expert on past-life regression therapy, Weiss has been featured in numerous magazines, newspapers, and television shows, including the Oprah Winfrey Show, Larry King Live, 20/20, 48 Hours, and on the Discovery Channel and CNN.
Contact: 845.266.4444
www.eomega.org
Location: 150 Lake Drive Rhinebeck NY 12572

Our Town
Ghent Playhouse

May 18, 2018 - June 30, 2018
Various

Set in the fictional town of Grover’s Corners, Thornton Wilder’s masterpiece is narrated by a Stage Manager and performed with minimal props and sets as the audience follows the Webb and Gibbs families, as their children fall in love, marry, and eventually - in one of the most famous scenes in American theater history – die.
Contact: 800.838.3006
www.ghentplayhouse.org
Location: 6 Town Hall Place Ghent NY 12075

Coming to Our Senses
Omega Institute

May 20, 2018 - May 25, 2018
Various

In this 5-day retreat led by Jon Kabat-Zinn—internationally known for his work in bringing mindfulness practices into the mainstream of medicine and society—we engage in a range of practices to cultivate greater mindfulness and heartfulness.
Contact: 845.266.4444
www.eomega.org
Location: 150 Lake Drive Rhinebeck NY 12572

The Royal Family of Broadway
Barrington Stage Company

June 7, 2018 - July 7, 2018
Various

A brand new musical comedy and a masterful love letter to the Great White Way- from William Finn and Rachel Sheinkin.
Contact: 413.236.8888
www.barringtonstageco.org
Location: 30 Union Street Pittsfield MA 01201

The Art of Iron: Objects from the Musée Le Secq des Tournelles, Rouen, Normandy
Clark Art Institute

June 9, 2018 - September 16, 2018
Various

The Art of Iron: Objects from the Musée Le Secq des Tournelles, Rouen, Normandy celebrates the beauty of old wrought iron collected largely during the late nineteenth century, a period of rapid modernization in France and Europe.
Contact: 413.458.2303
www.clarkart.edu
Location: 225 South Street Williamstown MA 01267

Women Artists in Paris, 1850–1900
Clark Art Institute

June 9, 2018 - September 3, 2018
Various

Women Artists in Paris, 1850–1900 recognizes the accomplishments of an international group of women who, despite gender-based restrictions, continued to advance their art.
Contact: 413.458.2303
www.clarkart.edu
Location: 225 South Street Williamstown MA 01267

SummerScape 2018
Fisher Center for the Performing Arts at Bard

June 28, 2018 - September 19, 2018
Various

The fifteenth annual Bard SummerScape festival features seven weeks of world-class opera, theater, dance, cabaret, film, and music.
Contact: 845.758.7900
www.fishercenter.bard.edu
Location: 60 Manor Avenue Annandale-On-Hudson NY 12504

Leonard Bernstein’s Peter Pan
Fisher Center for the Performing Arts at Bard

June 28, 2018 - July 22, 2018
Various

This intimate new production grows by turns whimsical and sinister, joyful and dark, creating a gripping portrait of the boy who wouldn’t grow up.
Contact: 845.758.7900
www.tickets.fishercenter.bard.edu
Location: 60 Manor Avenue Annandale-On-Hudson NY 12504

A Dolls House, Pat 2
Barrington Stage Company

July 12, 2018 - July 28, 2018
Various

The show explore the emotional chaos that results when a wife returns to the home she left 15 years earlier!
Contact: 413.236.8888
www.barringtonstageco.org
Location: 30 Union Street Pittsfield MA 01201

West Side Story
Barrington Stage Company

August 3, 2018 - September 1, 2018
Various

Two young lovers fine themselves caught between warring street gangs. Their struggle to survive in a world of hate, violence and prejudice is one of the most innovative, relevant and deeply moving musicals of our time.
Contact: 413.236.8888
www.barringtonstageco.org
Location: 30 Union Street Pittsfield MA 01201

Rimsky-Korsakov and His World
Fisher Center for the Performing Arts at Bard

August 10, 2018 - August 19, 2018
Various

Join for an exploration of the life and times of the composer who played a central role in the definition of what we know as the Russian style in music: Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov (1844–1908).
Contact: 845.758.7900
www.tickets.fishercenter.bard.edu
Location: 60 Manor Avenue Annandale-On-Hudson NY 12504

Giuseppe Verdi's Rigoletto
Berkshire Opera Festival

August 25, 2018 - August 31, 2018
Various

Rigoletto will be sung in Italian with projected English translations!
Contact: 413.997.4444
www.berkshiretheatregroup.org
Location: 111 South Street Pittsfield MA 01201

The Glass Menagerie
Barrington Stage Company

October 3, 2018 - October 21, 2018
Various

Enjoy this drama of beauty. One of the greatest plays of the 20th century.
Contact: 413.236.8888
www.barringtonstageco.org
Location: 30 Union Street Pittsfield MA 01201

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