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Author Talk with Mary Haverstick
Kent Memorial Library
February 29, 2024 : 6:30PM
Offering fresh insight into the Kennedy assassination and a vivid picture of women in midcentury intelligence, A Woman I Know brings to life the astonishing duplicities of the Cold War intelligence game,
Contact: 860.927.3761
Location: 32 North Main Street Kent CT 06757
Sean Jones Quartet
Hudson Hall
March 2, 2024 : 7PM
Combining “artistry and virtuosity, with a sound reminiscent of vintage Freddie Hubbard and Lee Morgan yet completely modern” (Jazz Times), internationally acclaimed trumpeter Sean Jones brings his masterful sound and talented quartet to the stage
Contact: 518.822.1438
Location: 327 Warren Street. Hudson. NY 12534
Bach and Paganini Solo Violin Music
Crescendo
March 2, 2024 – March 3, 2024 :
Two giants of solo violin music played by a contemporary virtuoso on period violin. Crescendo’s concertmaster Edson Scheid plays virtuosic unaccompanied violin works by two groundbreaking masters of the genre: Johann Sebastian Bach and Nicolo Paganini.
Sunday, March 3 at 4PM at Saint James Place Great Barrington MA
Contact: 860.435.4866
Location: Trinity Church. 484 Lime Rock Road. Lakeville, CT
Warm Up the Winter:Fuel Crisis 2024 Benefit Concert
Construct
March 7, 2024 : 5:30PM
Wanda Houston Band, Billy Keane, Matt Cusson, Jackson Whalan, Natalia Bernal, and Jason Ennis, the Interns, Jackson Ducharme, Andy Wrba, and Matt Steckler. With hosts Lauren Ambrose and Josh Irwin.
Contact: 413.528.1570
Location: Egremont Barn. 17 Main Street. South Egremont. MA 01258
The Slocan Ramblers
Stissing Center
March 8, 2024 : 7PM
Canada’s bluegrass band is rooted in tradition, fearlessly creative and possessing a bold, dynamic sound. The Slocans have become a leading light of today’s acoustic music scene.
Contact: 518.771.3340
Location: Pine Plains NY 12567
Age of Danger: Keeping America Safe
Salisbury Forum
March 8, 2024 : 7:30PM – 9:30PM
In an Era of New Superpowers, New Weapons and New Threats with authors Thom Shanker and Andrew Hoehn. They address the major security challenges facing America--from adversarial superpowers--to emerging threats like pandemics, cybersecurity and climate change.
Contact: 518.789.0022
Location: Housatonic Valley Regional High School | Canaan | CT
Eugene Drucker & Friends
Berkshire Bach
March 9, 2024 : 5 PM
A Berkshire Bach Fundraiser. An inaugural concert to mark the appointment of Mr. Drucker as Artistic Director of The Berkshire Bach Society.
Contact: 413.528.9555
Location: Saint James Place Great Barrington MA
COOKING IN REAL LIFE
Oblong Books
March 10, 2024 : 11AM
Meet Popular New York Times Food Columnist Lidey Heuck and grab a copy of her highly anticipated debut cookbook COOKING IN REAL LIFE: Delicious and Doable Meals for Everyday.
Contact: 518.789.3797
Location: Oblong Books | 26 Main Street | Millerton NY 12546
True Believer
Hotchkiss Library
March 10, 2024 : 4PM
TRUE BELIEVER: Hubert Humphrey’s Quest for A More Just America. Veteran Journalist James Traub reintroduces the largely forgotten but highly significant vice-president and US Senator, Hubert Humphrey, whose shattering defeat in the 1968 presidential election cast a shadow over his achievements.
Contact: 860.364.5041
Location: 10 Upper Main Street Sharon CT 06039
Samantha Fish
Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center
March 16, 2024 :
Samantha Fish is known first and foremost for her fretwork. Fish’s secret weapon is her astute and nuanced storytelling and ultra-vivid detail from carefully honing her craft. As one of the most dynamic blues forces in the world today she continues to blaze a trail of her own.
Contact: 413.644.9040
Location: 14 Castle Street Great Barrington MA 01230
A Bach Family Concert | Celtic Baroque
Close Encounters with Music
March 17, 2024 : 4PM – 6PM
In his dance suites, J. S. Bach ventures into Spanish sarabandes, French bourrées and British gigues. He and family members delighted in arranging Celtic and Scottish folk music. They will be joined by Beethoven and Haydn, who also forayed into Irish folk music with their own arrangements.
Contact: 413.528.0100
Location: The Mahaiwe. 14 Castle Street. Great Barrington MA 01230
Saint Patrick's Day Celebration
Close Encounters with Music
March 17, 2024 : 4PM
Cross-Genre. J.S. Bach ventured into Spanish sarabandes, French bourrées and British gigues in his dance suites. He and his family delighted in arranging Celtic and Scottish folk music.
Contact: 413.528.0100
Location: The Mahaiwe. 14 Castle Street. Great Barrington MA 01230
Sing & Swing
Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center
March 23, 2024 :
A Jazz at Lincoln Center Presents Production. The touring initiative provides an affordable opportunity to present great jazz programming, featuring up-and-coming musicians who have been identified as rising stars by JALC.
Contact: 413.644.9040
Location: 14 Castle Street Great Barrington MA 01230
Lady Moon and the Eclipse
Hudson Hall
March 23, 2024 : 7PM
Led by Ngonda Badila, Lady Moon & The Eclipse blend soaring vocal textures with R&B/afrobeat - influenced rhythms to create inspirational music with an emphasis on inclusivity and spiritual unity.
Contact: 518.822.1438
Location: 327 Warren Street. Hudson. NY 12534
Carissimi's Jepthe and Missa l'Homme armé
Crescendo
March 23, 2024 – March 24, 2024 :
A Dramatic Early Baroque Oratorio and a Twelve-Voice Mass. The Italian composer Giacomo Carissimi tells the story of a human tragedy in “Jephte.” His twelve-voice mass of the Early Baroque is based on the famous medieval folk tune “The Armed Man.”
Sunday, March 24 4PM Trinity Church, Lakeville CT
Contact: 860.435.4866
Location: Saint James Place Great Barrington MA
The Doo Wop Project
Warner Theater
April 5, 2024 :
The dynamic, rave-reviewed celebration of a beloved music genre, has a brand new “DOO” with their all star band, this exciting new show features fresh renditions of classic Doo Wop hits.
Contact: 860.489.7180
Location: 68 Main Street. Torrington. CT. 06790
Something Borrowed, Something Blue
Close Encounters with Music
April 14, 2024 : 4PM – 6PM
Cross-Cultural Synergy. An afternoon of Gershwin, Max Bruch (German composer uses synagogue “Kol Nidrei” prayer), Cesar Cui (Russian composer writes “Orientale”), Ravel’s “Habanera,” Haydn Trio (Gypsy movement) and more. When the main stream gets tired, foreign tributaries recharge it!
Contact: 413.528.0100
Location: The Mahaiwe. 14 Castle Street. Great Barrington MA 01230
Joanne Shaw Taylor
Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center
April 19, 2024 :
A Jazz at Lincoln Center Presents Production. The touring initiative provides an affordable opportunity to present great jazz programming, featuring up-and-coming musicians who have been identified as rising stars by JALC.
Contact: 413.644.9040
Location: 14 Castle Street Great Barrington MA 01230
The Golden Girls
Warner Theater
April 26, 2024 :
The Laugh Continues. Miami's sassiest seniors have returned for one more hurrah.
Contact: 860.489.7180
Location: 68 Main Street. Torrington. CT. 06790
Beatles vs Stones
Warner Theater
May 8, 2024 : 7PM
The two greatest rock 'n' roll bands of all time face off with tributes to the Beatles and the Rolling Stones. Renowned tribute bands Abbey Road and Satisfaction - The International Rolling Stones Show engage in a musical showdown of the hits.
Contact: 860.489.7180
Location: 68 Main Street. Torrington. CT. 06790
From Lonely to Free
Omega Institute
May 24, 2024 – May 26, 2024 :
Kyle Cease is known for his gift of merging comedy with personal transformation. It's not something that’s been done before—not the way he does it. Kyle says it was scary to let go of being a normal stand-up comic.
Contact: 845.266.4444
Location: 150 Lake Drive. Rhinebeck. NY 12572
Spotlight Gala
Sharon Playhouse
June 1, 2024 :
The evening will be filled with enchanting performances, delectable dining, and unforgettable moments shared with friends, old and new.
Contact: 860.364.7469
Location: 49 Amenia Road Sharon CT 06069
Visionary Healing:Unraveling the Mysteries of Pain & Trauma
Omega Institute
June 2, 2024 – June 7, 2024 :
Unravel the mysteries of healing through osteopathy, energy medicine, sacred geometry, and native traditions with Steven Weiss, DO.
Contact: 845.266.4444
Location: 150 Lake Drive. Rhinebeck. NY 12572
Workshop Experience Weekend
Hillsdale Workshop Alliance
June 8, 2024 – June 9, 2024 :
The event will feature a weekend packed with 30+ workshops & classes on a wide variety of topics plus two open gardens and plant sales.
Contact: mwhite@whitewebb.com
Location: Various
Aging Backwards for All Ages
Omega Institute
June 14, 2024 – June 16, 2024 :
Learn how to maintain or regain a youthful body, and be healthy, pain-free, and energetic in life with Miranda Esmonde-White's Essentrics® workout.
Contact: 845.266.4444
Location: 150 Lake Drive. Rhinebeck. NY 12572
The Greatest Love of All
Omega Institute
June 21, 2024 – June 23, 2024 :
Cultivating Self-Love for Personal & Collective Liberation
With Kate Johnson, Dawn Mauricio, La Sarmiento, and Sebene Selassie
Contact: 845.266.4444
Location: 150 Lake Drive. Rhinebeck. NY 12572
FREEDOM FROM CHRONIC PAIN
Omega Institute
June 23, 2024 – June 28, 2024 :
A Mind-Body Approach With Nicole Sachs. Understanding the mind-body connection is key to freeing ourselves from the protective mechanism by which the brain and nervous system create chronic pain.
Contact: 845.266.4444
Location: 150 Lake Drive. Rhinebeck. NY 12572
M.A.D.D. Rhythms
Jacobs Pillow Dance Festival
June 27, 2024 – June 28, 2024 :
Based in Chicago, M.A.D.D. (Making A Difference Dancing) Rhythms is a multi-generational tap dance collective with one passion: to spread the love and joy of tap worldwide.
Contact: 413.243.0745
Location: 358 George Carter Road Becket MA 01223
Living in Alignment
Omega Institute
June 28, 2024 – June 30, 2024 :
Quiet the Ego & Connect with Your Soul with Cory Muscara. Find true alignment in your life by learning to quiet the noise of the ego and connecting to the truth of your soul.
Contact: 845.266.4444
Location: 150 Lake Drive. Rhinebeck. NY 12572
The Royal Ballet
Jacobs Pillow Dance Festival
July 3, 2024 – July 7, 2024 :
One of the most famous and celebrated companies in the world, The Royal Ballet of the United Kingdom will appear as the company’s sole stop in the US. On each performance day, the company will perform one program on the outdoor Henry J. Leir Stage, followed by another distinct program in the Ted Shawn Theatre.
Contact: 413.243.0745
Location: 358 George Carter Road Becket MA 01223
Elevate Your Consciousness
Omega Institute
July 5, 2024 – July 7, 2024 :
Accelerate your spiritual awakening with an enlightened master, Her Holiness Sai Maa. Align with your soul's purpose, tap into your inner peace and be of service during this critical time on the planet.
Contact: 845.266.4444
Location: 150 Lake Drive. Rhinebeck. NY 12572
MOBBALLET: CREATING PATHWAYS TO PERFORMANCE
Jacobs Pillow Dance Festival
July 10, 2024 – July 11, 2024 :
The Pathways to Performance (PTP) Choreographic Program is an exciting new initiative by Memoirs of Blacks in Ballet (MoBBallet) founder Theresa Ruth Howard, supported by Jacob’s Pillow and The Kennedy Center in Washington D.C.
Contact: 413.243.0745
Location: 358 George Carter Road Becket MA 01223
DANCERS OF DAMELAHAMID
Jacobs Pillow Dance Festival
July 26, 2024 – July 27, 2024 :
The Dancers of Damelahamid is an Indigenous dance company from the Northwest Coast of British Columbia with a rich history of masked dance. Through dramatic dance, captivating narrative, intricately carved masks, and elaborate regalia, the company finds innovative ways to bring all audiences into the art, history, language, and traditions of Indigenous culture.
Contact: 413.243.0745
Location: 358 George Carter Road Becket MA 01223
2024 Gala
Barrington Stage
July 29, 2024 :
The 2024 Gala raises support for BSC's Education Fund, which impacts the lives of more than 4,000 young people across Berkshire County each year.
Contact: 413.236.8888
Location: The Stationery Factory. 63 Flansburg Avenue. Dalton MA
Mahaiwe Gala
Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center
August 1, 2024 :
Three-time Grammy Award-winning jazz singer Samara Joy will headline the 2024 Gala. The 24-year-old vocalist makes her case to join the likes of Sarah, Ella, and Billie as the next mononymous jazz-singing sensation recorded by the venerable Verve Records.
Contact: 413.644.9040
Location: 14 Castle Street Great Barrington MA 01230
David Dorfman Dance
Jacobs Pillow Dance Festival
August 3, 2024 – August 4, 2024 :
David Dorfman has been on a mission “to get the whole world dancing” by delivering audiences a provocative mix of visceral dance, music, and text, in performances that offer post-modern dance as something inviting, accessible and interactive.
Contact: 413.243.0745
Location: 358 George Carter Road Becket MA 01223
Gibney Company
Jacobs Pillow Dance Festival
August 7, 2024 – August 11, 2024 :
The creators of “sharp and satisfying” contemporary dance (The New York Times), Gibney Company lives at “the intersection of art and social action.”
Contact: 413.243.0745
Location: 358 George Carter Road Becket MA 01223
The Way of Awareness
Omega Institute
September 22, 2024 – September 27, 2024 :
With Will Kabat-Zinn and Jon Kabat-Zinn
Mindfulness has everything to do with open-hearted attention to the unfolding of experience as it is. In most Asian languages, the word for "mind" and the word for "heart" are the same word.
Contact: 845.266.4444
Location: 150 Lake Drive. Rhinebeck. NY 12572
Meditation Party
Omega Institute
October 11, 2024 – October 13, 2024 :
Reckless Conviviality With Mindfulness Superfriends. Develop mindful connections with yourself and others, and up your game with meditation superfriends Dan Harris, Sebene Selassie and Jeff Warren.
Contact: 845.266.4444
Location: 150 Lake Drive. Rhinebeck. NY 12572

Ongoing Events

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James Turrell: Into the Light
MASSMoCA
July 12, 2020 – December 31, 2025 :
In James Turrell’s hands, light is more than simply a source of illumination: it is a discrete, physical object. His sculptures and architectural interventions elevate our experience and perception of light and space.
Contact: 413.662.2111
Location: 1040 MASS MoCA WAY North Adams, MA 01247
In What Way Wham?
MASSMoCA
June 18, 2023 – March 30, 2024 :
White Noise and Other Works (1996-2023) brings visitors into the experience of "watching the world with the sound turned off"—a reality familiar to artist Joseph Grigely who has been deaf since the age of 10.
Contact: 413.662.2111
Location: 1040 MASS MoCA WAY North Adams, MA 01247
Rita McBride: Arena Momentum
Dia:Beacon
July 1, 2023 – January 15, 2025 :
This exhibition centers on the artist’s long-standing interest in architecture, design, and sculpture as they relate to the public sphere in forms such as seating structures, movement-guiding systems, and commercial awnings.
Contact: 845.440.0100
Location: Riggio Galleries 3 Beekman Street Beacon, New York
Nothing Ever Happens
Wassaic Project
October 13, 2023 – July 7, 2024 :
Jeff Barnett-Winsby: A solo show. A visual diary of our family as our two daughters, Gilvey and Fenner, grow up. We are often caught in a dichotomy between the fast and the slow, the overwhelming and the boring.
Opening October 13, 5–7PM
Contact: 855.927.7242
Location: Troutbeck 515 Leedsville Rd Amenia NY 12501
Between Worlds: The Art and Design of Leo Lionni
Norman Rockwell Museum
November 18, 2023 – May 27, 2024 :
The first major American retrospective dedicated to the art and design work of groundbreaking modernist designer and children’s book illustrator Leo Lionni (1910-1999).
Contact: 413.931.2221
Location: 9 Route 183 Stockbridge MA 01262
I Should Have Been a Pair of Ragged Claws
Wassaic Project
December 9, 2023 – March 16, 2024 :
I should have been a pair of ragged claws
Scuttling across the floors of silent seas.

— TS Eliot, The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock
The show will feature eleven artists throughout all seven floors of Maxon Mills.
Contact: 855.927.7242
Location: 37 Furnace Bank Road Wassaic NY 12592
New Exhibition
Five Points Gallery
January 26, 2024 – March 2, 2024 :
“Under the Arch”, by David Holzman; and “Mind’s Eye”, a group exhibition featuring: Susan Clinard, Sarah Haviland, Sue Mullaney, Susan Rood, and Tammy Wofsey.
Opening Reception: Friday, January 26, 6:00 - 8:00 p.m.
In-Person Artist Talk: Friday, February 23, 6:30 p.m.
Contact: 860.618.7222
Location: 7 Water Street Torrington CT 06790
Painted Pages
Berkshire Museum
February 3, 2024 – May 5, 2024 :
Illuminated Manuscripts of the 13th to 18th Centuries Including more than thirty-five works from medieval Bibles, Prayer Books, Psalters, Books of Hours, Choir Books, Missals, Breviaries, and Lectionaries drawn from the collection of the Reading Public Museum in Reading, Pennsylvania, who organized the exhibition.
Opening Event Friday, February 2 | 5:30 PM–7 PM
Contact: 413.443.7171 ext. 312
Location: 39 South Street Pittsfield MA 01201
It's All in Black and White
Carol Corey Fine Art
February 10, 2024 – March 17, 2024 :
Work by Dozier Bell, Roz Chast, Emily Eveleth, John Guthrie, Susan Hartnett, Shelly Reed, Mia Rosenthal and Rick Shaefer.
Contact: 917.797.9654
Location: 6 North Main Street Kent CT 06757
10x10 New Play Festival
Barrington Stage
February 15, 2024 – March 10, 2024 :
The Berkie Award Winning 10x10 Play Festival is back and more quirky than ever!
10 Ten Minute Plays x 10 Playwrights = 100 Minutes of Pure Joy
Contact: 413.236.8888
Location: St. Germain Stage. 36 Linden Street. Pittsfield, MA
Men's Wear
Craven Contemporary
February 17, 2024 – March 31, 2024 :
A new body of work by Chad Etting that focuses the artist's gaze on ads from his Instagram feed. A group of 16 figurative works that feature instantly recognizable men's wardrobe staples.
Reception for artist Saturday March 23 3-5PM
Location: 4 Fulling Lane Kent, CT 06757
Bulb Show
Berkshire Botanical Garden
February 21, 2024 – March 17, 2024 : 9AM – 4PM
The Bulb Show will feature thousands of bulbs in dozens of varieties, each one identified, including an evolving collection of traditional New England favorites such as narcissus, tulips and grape hyacinths together with hardy varieties new to the show.
Contact: 413.298.3926
Location: 600 Stockbridge Road Great Barrington MA 01230
Complexity and Emergence: New Images
Cornwall Library
February 24, 2024 – April 26, 2024 :
By Bela Selemdy.
Opening reception is Saturday, February 24 5-7 PM
Contact: 860.672.6874
Location: 30 Pine Street Cornwall CT 06753
New Exhibition
Five Points Gallery
March 8, 2024 – April 13, 2024 :
A solo show, “Wavering Vistas”, by Etty Yaniv; and “Transient Spaces”
A group exhibition “Transient Spaces”, featuring: Aspasia Anos, Leslie Landau, Zachary Newton, Gregory St. John, and Matt Wood.
Opening Reception: Friday, March 8, 6-8PM
In-Person Artist Talk: Friday, April 5, 6:30PM
Contact: 860.618.7222
Location: 7 Water Street Torrington CT 06790
Olalekan Jeyifous: Even in Arcadia...
Art Omi
March 16, 2024 – June 2, 2024 :
Drawing inspiration from the Arcadian myth, the exhibition juxtaposes picturesque portrayals of idyllic pastoral life with glimpses of a retro-futurist urban protopia set within the Hudson Valley.
Opening Reception. Saturday, March 16 3-5PM
Contact: 518.392.4747
Location: 1405 County Route 22 Ghent. NY. 12075
From the Great Falls to the Hilltops
David Hunt Library
March 16, 2024 – April 15, 2024 :
An exhibition of new framed prints from vintage glass slide images from the Falls Village-Canaan Historical Society.
Exhibition Reception 16 March from 4-6PM
Talk Saturday March 23 3:30PM
Contact: 860.824.7572
Location: 63 Main Street. Falls Village. CT 06031
What Me Worry?
Norman Rockwell Museum
June 8, 2024 – October 27, 2024 :
A landmark exhibition exploring the unforgettable art and satire of MAD Magazine. More than 150 original illustrations and cartoons from the magazine's "Usual Gang of Idiots" and next-generation creators.
Contact: 413.931.2221
Location: 9 Route 183 Stockbridge MA 01262
What, Me Worry? The Art and Humor of MAD Magazine
Norman Rockwell Museum
June 8, 2024 – October 27, 2024 :
Landmark exhibition exploring the art, satire, and cultural impact of MAD Magazine one of the longest-running humor publications in America
Contact: 413.931.2221
Location: 9 Route 183 Stockbridge MA 01262
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Bard SummerScape
June 20, 2024 – August 18, 2024 :
Eight weeks of live music, opera, dance, and theater.
“A hothouse for the creation of uncompromising, cross-disciplinary and sometimes hard to describe hits.”—New York Times
Contact: 845.758.7900
Location: 60 Manor Avenue Annandale-On-Hudson NY 12504
Anita Kunz: Original Sisters
Norman Rockwell Museum
November 9, 2024 – May 26, 2025 :
Portraits of Tenacity and Courage. A stunning series of portraits by internationally acclaimed illustrator Anita Kunz. These portraits honor contemporary and historical women—both noted and little-known—who have made important contributions to art, science, technology, history, politics, education, and more.
Contact: 413.931.2221
Location: 9 Route 183 Stockbridge MA 01262
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