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Theatre, music and movies are opening with caution - some in person, others livestream. We follow the arts for you and have resumed our calendar listings, If you want further information, please visit the company's website, linked within the listing. We hope you remain safe and enjoy the arts as they become available.

Current Events

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Remembering Stephen Sondheim
Tanglewood
August 19, 2022 : 8 PM
Keith Lockhart, the Boston Pops and a stellar Broadway cast take us on a journey through Sondheim creations, from the ground-breaking contributions of Follies and Company to the organic perfection of shows like A Little Night Music and Sweeney Todd.
Contact: 413.637.1600
Location: Koussevitzky Music Shed 297 West Street Lenox MA 01240
RIVERBOAT STOMPERS JAZZ BAND
Music Mountain
August 20, 2022 : 7PM
New Orleans Traditional Jazz, Dixieland, and Swing from the 20’s to the ‘recent’ 60’s.
Contact: 860.824.7126
Location: 225 Music Mountain Rd Falls Village CT 06031
Stockbridge Summer Arts and Crafts Show
Stockbridge Chamber of Commerce
August 20, 2022 – August 21, 2022 :
Over 70 jury-selected artists and crafters will display their work ranging from paintings to ceramics, firberware to jewelry, sculpture to photography. Hours 10AM-4PM
Contact: 413.298.5200
Location: 50 Main Street Stockbridge MA
LITCHFIELD HILLS CREATIVE FESTIVAL
NWCT Arts Council
August 20, 2022 :
The festival will include artist vendors at Franklin Plaza, an evening beer garden to support the Arts Council, a block party on Main Street, live music, open artist studios and workshops and other public activities for all ages. Free.
Contact: 860.618.0075
Location: Downtown Torrington CT
90th Birthday Celebration
Tanglewood
August 20, 2022 : 8 PM
John Williams in a special program featuring a selection of his incomparable concert music composed for the BSO and Boston Pops along with beloved film themes.
Contact: 413.637.1600
Location: Koussevitzky Music Shed 297 West Street Lenox MA 01240
Grace McLean Live in Concert
Barrington Stage
August 21, 2022 : 8PM
Join us to find out why The New York Times calls Grace McLean’s singing “phenomenal.” This award-winning actor-singer-songwriter will return playing her acclaimed original music, accompanying herself on her very own looping machine.
Contact: 413.236.8888
Location: St. Germain Stage. 30 Union Street. Pittsfield MA
Sonoro
The Foundry
August 21, 2022 : 7:30PM
The original work of Sharon Ruchman and SONORO is stretching the boundaries of contemporary rhythms creating a unique musical blend.
Contact: 413.232.5222
Location: 2 Harris Street. West Stockbridge MA 01266
Is Social Media the End of Civilization
Common Ground
August 21, 2022 : 3PM – 4:30PM
Social media has forever changed how we communicate.
But for better or for worse? Jane Whitney interviews George Farmer. Frances Haugen, Linette Lopez and Kara Swisher
Contact: events@cgjw.org
Location: Wamogo Regional High School. 98 Wamago Road. Litchfield CT
What's in the Daily News?
Sharon Playhouse
August 21, 2022 : 3PM
A patio cabaret celebrating The Lakeville Journal's125th Anniversary. This afternoon of musical numbers and tap dance will include popular hit songs from Broadway and beyond, revolving around critics, reviews and current events.
Contact: 860.364.7469
Location: The Bok 49 Amenia Road Sharon CT 06069
Don Giovanni
Berkshire Opera Festival
August 22, 2022 – August 26, 2022 : Various
A predator. A charming aristocrat. A murderer. A womanizer whose sexual conquests number into the thousands. Don Giovanni is the original antihero and he will stop at nothing to satisfy his lust, but his crimes demand the ultimate punishment. Mozart and librettist Lorenzo da Ponte blend comedy, tragedy, and the supernatural to thrilling effect in this opera, one of the greatest ever composed.
Contact: 413.997.4444
Location: Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center Great Barrington MA
An Evening with the Creators of Come From Away
Barrington Stage
August 22, 2022 : 8PM
Join us to find out why The New York Times calls Grace McLean’s singing “phenomenal.” This award-winning actor-singer-songwriter will return playing her acclaimed original music, accompanying herself on her very own looping machine.
Contact: 413.236.8888
Location: St. Germain Stage. 30 Union Street. Pittsfield MA
BILLY WYLDER
The Foundry
August 26, 2022 : 7:30PM
The music weaves together American folk and rock with sensibilities from the Sahara Desert, exploring new musical space akin to Devendra Banhart, Beck, and Tinariwen.
Contact: 413.232.5222
Location: 2 Harris Street. West Stockbridge MA 01266
ABSENCE: Terence Blanchard feat
MASSMoCA
August 26, 2022 : 8PM
The E-Collective & Turtle Island Quartet
Called "a brass-wielding force of nature" by the Los Angeles Times, trumpeter Terence Blanchard stops by MASS MoCA with his GRAMMY-nominated quintet The E-Collective, joined by the acclaimed Turtle Island Quartet, performing music from Blanchard’s 2021 Blue Note release Absence, inspired by the great Wayne Shorter.
Contact: 413.662.2111
Location: 1040 MASS MoCA WAY North Adams, MA 01247
Time on Fire and Revival Revival
Harry Conklin Fund for Farmsteads
August 26, 2022 : 8PM
A great night of music to benefit affordable farmland for farmers!! Time on Fire, a harmony driven country rock band, playing all originals and composed of local musicians. Revival Revival plays the best of Creedence Clearwater Revival.
Contact: farms@berkshirecommunitylandtrust.org
Location: Egremont Barn Egremont MA
Recllaming your Authentic Power
Omega Institute
August 26, 2022 – August 28, 2022 :
You can step into the life you were born to live, says Justin Michael Williams, author, transformational speaker, and musician.
Contact: 845.266.4444
Location: 150 Lake Drive. Rhinebeck. NY 12572
The Machine: Dark Side of the Moon and Greatest Hits
Summer Stage at Ski Butternut
August 27, 2022 : 5PM
The Machine has forged a 30+ year reputation of extending the musical legacy of Pink Floyd. The New York-based quartet performs a diverse mix of Floyd's extensive 16-album repertoire, complete with faithful renditions of popular hits as well as obscure gems.
Contact: 413.330.9367
Location: Ski Butternut. 380 State Road. Great Barrington. MA
Michael Tilson Thomas
Tanglewood
August 27, 2022 : 8 PM
Is joined by the remarkable young Russian pianist Alexander Malofeev in his BSO and Tanglewood debut for Rachmaninoff’s Piano Concerto No. 3.
Contact: 413.637.1600
Location: Koussevitzky Music Shed 297 West Street Lenox MA 01240
Music in the Park
Art Omi
August 27, 2022 : 5PM – 7PM
A concert of new, experimental music created during the course of the 2022 Art Omi: Music residency. This year's musicians are versed in a multitude of genres such as traditional Igbo music, electronic music and classical music.
Contact: 518.392.4747
Location: 1405 County Route 22 Ghent. NY. 12075
Jupiter String Quartet
Music Mountain
August 28, 2022 : 3PM
HAYDN String Quartet in D Major, Op. 20 #4
TAYLOR Chaconne/Labyrinth
TCHAIKOVSKY String Quartet in D Major, Op. 11
Contact: 860.824.7126
Location: 225 Music Mountain Rd Falls Village CT 06031
Brandi Carlile
Tanglewood
August 30, 2022 : 8 PM
With special guests The Indigo Girls
Contact: 413.637.1600
Location: Koussevitzky Music Shed 297 West Street Lenox MA 01240
MASTERPIECE AND A PREMIERE
Sherman Chamber Ensemble
September 2, 2022 : 7:30PM
• Premiere: A new commission for flute, string trio, piano and percussion, Eliot Bailen
• Piano Quartet in E Flat Major, Op. 47, Robert Schumann
Contact: 860.355.5930
Location: St. Andrew’s Church Kent CT
The Eagles Experience
Berkshire Theatre Group
September 3, 2022 : 7:30PM
One of the most authentic Eagles tribute shows. With a one-to-one lineup that reflects the Eagles during their heyday in the late 1970s, the members of The Eagles Experience each emulate their respective member of the Eagles; playing the correct instrument and singing the songs as sung by their protege.
Contact: 413.997.4444
Location: The Colonial Theatre. 111 South Street. Pittsfield MA 01201
Judy Collins
Tanglewood
September 3, 2022 : 7 PM
With special guest Richard Thompson
Contact: 413.637.1600
Location: Koussevitzky Music Shed 297 West Street Lenox MA 01240
PAT METHENY SIDE-EYE
Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center
September 3, 2022 : 8PM
With Chris Fishman & Joe Dyson. It is one thing to attain popularity as a musician, but it is another to receive the kind of acclaim Pat Metheny has garnered from critics and peers.
Contact: 413.528.0100
Location: 14 Castle Street. Great Barrington. MA 01230
VAN MORRISON
Tanglwood
September 4, 2022 : 7PM
Grammy-Winning Singer and Songwriter.
Contact: 413.637.1600
Location: Koussevitzky Music Shed 297 West Street Lenox MA 01240
Merz Trio & Oskar Espina-Ruiz, Clarinet
Music Mountain
September 4, 2022 : 3PM
Labor Day Benefit Concert
+ 1:30 pm: Pre-Concert Birdsong Walk with Fran Zygmont, Litchfield Hills Audubon Society
MESSIAEN Quartet for the end of time
Together with works by Korngold, Britten, Shostakovich, and Ravel.
Contact: 860.824.7126
Location: 225 Music Mountain Rd Falls Village CT 06031
Ringo Starr
Tanglewood
September 5, 2022 : 6PM – 8PM
Ringo Starr and his All-Starr Band have chosen to postpone their June 19, 2021 concert at Tanglewood.
Contact: 413.637.1600
Location: Koussevitzky Music Shed 297 West Street Lenox MA 01240
Todd Snider
Infinity Hall
September 9, 2022 : 8PM
Troubadour, meaning an itinerant singer of songs. These musical wanderers would find and invent stories humorous and intellectual, romantic and earthy, performing them as they went from town to town. Troubadour is also the word that acclaimed musician-raconteur Todd Snider leans on to describe himself and his latest release.
Contact: 860.542.5531
Location: 20 Greenwoods Rd W Norfolk, CT 06058
Getting The Love You Want
Omega Institute
September 9, 2022 – September 11, 2022 :
A Spiritual Path for Couples. Achieve transformative and healing tools for couples with Harville Hendrix and Helen LaKelly Hunt.
Contact: 845.266.4444
Location: 150 Lake Drive. Rhinebeck. NY 12572
Befriending Yourself—Loving The World
Omega Institute
September 9, 2022 – September 11, 2022 :
Cultivate a sensitive and compassionate relationship to yourself and the entire human family with meditation teacher Tim Olmsted.
Contact: 845.266.4444
Location: 150 Lake Drive. Rhinebeck. NY 12572
Oldtone Roots Music Festival Lite
September 10, 2022 – September 11, 2022 :
A slimmed down fall-time Oldtone affair to wind down the year and celebrate great music and friends!
Contact: Jvprpr@gmail.com
Location: Cool Whisper Farm Hillsdale NY
American String Quartet & Octavio Vázquez, Piano
Music Mountain
September 11, 2022 : 3PM
+ 1:30 pm: Pre-Concert Talk with composer Octavio Vázquez
VAZQUEZ Piano Quintet
BEETHOVEN String Quartet in C Sharp Minor, Op. 131
Contact: 860.824.7126
Location: 225 Music Mountain Rd Falls Village CT 06031
Litchfield County
Garden Conservancy Open Days
September 11, 2022 :
Hollister House Garden
• WASHINGTON, LITCHFIELD, CT, 06793
The Sumacs
• WASHINGTON, LITCHFIELD, CT, 06793
Brush Hill Gardens—Charles Raskob Robinson & Barbara Paul Robinson
• WASHINGTON, LITCHFIELD, CT, 06793
Mulla Garden
• WARREN, LITCHFIELD, CT, 06754
The Rocks
• WASHINGTON, LITCHFIELD CT 06793
Contact: 845.424.6500
Location: Litchfield County CT
Frampton Comes Alive!
Berkshire Theatre Group
September 16, 2022 : 7:30PM
Gary Backstrom Band Performs Frampton Comes Alive! pays tribute to superstar singer and guitarist Peter Frampton and one of the all-time best live albums of the 1970s.
Contact: 413.997.4444
Location: The Colonial Theatre. 111 South Street. Pittsfield MA 01201
The Breakers A Tribute to Tom Petty
Summer Stage at Ski Butternut
September 17, 2022 : 5PM
The Breakers are a no frills rock band who encompass the Tom Petty sound and musically establish an emotional connection with the crowd that’s palpable.
Contact: 413.330.9367
Location: Ski Butternut. 380 State Road. Great Barrington. MA
Light into Night
Art Omi
September 17, 2022 :
Fabulous evening of our 30th anniversary year! An elegant catered picnic en plein air, art happenings and thrilling performances. Funds raised support Art Omi’s vital work of bringing world-class contemporary art, artists and arts education to the Hudson Valley
Contact: 518.392.4747
Location: 1405 County Route 22 Ghent. NY. 12075
Cassatt String Quartet & Eliot Fisk, Guitar
Music Mountain
September 18, 2022 : 3PM
HAYDN String Quartet in F Minor, Op. 20 #5
GODFREY Guitar Quintet
TURINA The Bullfighter’s Prayer
BOCCHERINI Guitar Quintet in D Major, G.448
“Fandango”
Contact: 860.824.7126
Location: 225 Music Mountain Rd Falls Village CT 06031
Fresh Grass Festival 2022
MASSMoCA
September 23, 2022 – September 25, 2022 :
An opportunity for enthusiasts to both appreciate and participate, FreshGrass is a family-friendly festival, brimming with bright talent on four stages, and also in our galleries, brick-lined courtyards, and grassy field, produced in partnership by MASS MoCA, the FreshGrass Foundation and No Depression.
Contact: 413.662.2111
Location: 1040 MASS MoCA WAY North Adams, MA 01247
Dutchess County
Garden Conservancy Open Days
September 23, 2022 :
The Brine Garden—Duncan & Julia Brine
*PAWLING NY
Contact: 845.424.6500
Location: Dutchess County NY
Dutchess County
Garden Conservancy Open Days
September 24, 2022 :
Bear Creek Farm
• STANFORDVILLE, DUTCHESS, NY, 12581
Clove Brook Farm—Christopher Spitzmiller & Anthony Bellomo
• MILLBROOK, DUTCHESS, NY, 12545
Ellen Petersen
• STANFORDVILLE, DUTCHESS, NY, 12581
Contact: 845.424.6500
Location: Dutchess County NY
Almost Queen
Warner Theater
October 1, 2022 : 8 PM
THE most authentic QUEEN tribute show since the days of QUEEN themselves. A deliberate four piece band delivers a live performance showcasing signature four part harmonies and intricate musical interludes. Donning genuine costumes,
Contact: 860.489.7180
Location: Main Stage. 68 Main Street. Torrington. CT. 06790
Wild Awakenings
Omega Institute
October 7, 2022 – October 9, 2022 :
Access your creative voice and inspire wild awakenings on the page with best-selling author Cheryl Strayed.
Contact: 845.266.4444
Location: 150 Lake Drive. Rhinebeck. NY 12572
My Name is NOT Mom
Warner Theater
October 7, 2022 : 8 PM
An hilarious journey through motherhood with internet sensations Tiffany Jenkins, Meredith Masony and Dena Blizzard.
Contact: 860.489.7180
Location: Main Stage. 68 Main Street. Torrington. CT. 06790
Wild Awakenings
Omega Institute
October 7, 2022 – October 9, 2022 :
Access your creative voice and inspire wild awakenings on the page with best-selling author Cheryl Strayed.
Contact: 845.266.4444
Location: 150 Lake Drive. Rhinebeck. NY 12572
Trace Adkins: The Way I Wanna Go Tour
Warner Theater
October 9, 2022 : 8 PM
In his 25-year career in Country music, Trace Adkins has sold over 11 MILLION albums, charted over 20 singles, earned numerous awards and GRAMMY nominations, and garnered over TWO BILLION streams.
Contact: 860.489.7180
Location: Main Stage. 68 Main Street. Torrington. CT. 06790
Painted Skin
Hudson Hall
October 13, 2022 :
A chamber opera presented by the US-China Music Institute at the Bard Conservatory of Music. Composer Hao Weiya’s modern operatic interpretation of a haunting story from Strange Tales of Liao Zhai (1740), a famous collection of renowned Qin Dynasty author Pu Songling’s ghost stories from the early 18th century.
Contact: 518. 822.1438
Location: 327 Warren Street Hudson NY 12534
Susan Werner with special guest Erin McKeown
Berkshire Theatre Group
October 14, 2022 :
Susan Werner has been dubbed by NPR as “The Empress of the Unexpected” and has written and recorded twelve albums that cover the genres of folk, rock, Tin Pan Alley, gospel, country and chamber music.
Contact: 413.997.4444
Location: The Colonial Theatre. 111 South Street. Pittsfield MA 01201
Altan
Infinity Hall
October 22, 2022 : 8PM
The spirit and sound of Altan comes from the deep and rich musical tradition of their native Co. Donegal. On one of his many visits to the Donegal Gaeltacht of Gaoth Dobhair, Belfast born flute player Frankie Kennedy met fiddler and singer Mairead Ní Mhaonaigh, sparking off a deep musical connection, marriage in 1981, and a journey that took them all over the world.
Contact: 860.542.5531
Location: 20 Greenwoods Rd W Norfolk, CT 06058
The Beckett Trilogy
Hudson Hall
November 4, 2022 – November 5, 2022 :
An evening-length theatrical rendition of Samuel Beckett’s three most influential novels by the preeminent Beckett interpreters, Gare St. Lazare Ireland. Molloy, Malone Dies, The Unnamable.
Contact: 518. 822.1438
Location: 327 Warren Street Hudson NY 12534
Janice Ian: CELEBRATING OUR YEARS TOGETHER
Infinity Hall
November 6, 2022 : 8PM
Ian says, “It takes a certain amount of maturity to realize that you don’t have to keep proving you can write. I’ve already created a body of work I’m proud of, and I’m old enough to realize that it’s the light at the end of the line that matters. And I’m not calling this retiring. It’s rewiring.”
Contact: 860.542.5531
Location: 20 Greenwoods Rd W Norfolk, CT 06058
BonJourney NY
Berkshire Theatre Group
November 12, 2022 :
BonJourneyNY is a unique tribute band that blends the music of Bon Jovi and Journey. Capturing the sound of each group, as well as their energy and spirit, BonJourneyNY’s set includes all the classic hits...
Contact: 413.997.4444
Location: The Colonial Theatre. 111 South Street. Pittsfield MA 01201
Celtica Nova
Infinity Hall
November 18, 2022 : 8PM
The majestic-mystic sound of the Great Highland Bagpipe elevates above the powerful rock band, the masterly played violin expends the unique style with symphonic-epic melodies. Influences of Irish Folk, Symphonic Metal, and even Gothic merge with the energetic Celtic music, full of lust of life.
Contact: 860.542.5531
Location: 20 Greenwoods Rd W Norfolk, CT 06058
One Last, Last Waltz With Rev Tor and Friends
Berkshire Theatre Group
November 18, 2022 :
A re-creation of the Band’s classic concert film featuring The Rev Tor Band as The Band (accompanied by a full horn section) along with a cast of approximately a dozen local, regional and national artists as the film’s special guests.
Contact: 413.997.4444
Location: The Colonial Theatre. 111 South Street. Pittsfield MA 01201
LEWIS BLACK: OFF THE RAILS
Warner Theater
December 2, 2022 : 8 PM
Black is one of the most prolific and popular performers working today. He executes a brilliant trifecta as a stand-up comedian, actor and author.
Contact: 860.489.7180
Location: Main Stage. 68 Main Street. Torrington. CT. 06790
The Allman Family Revival
Warner Theater
December 4, 2022 : 8 PM
Lineup includes The Devon Allman Project, Duane Betts, Donavan Frankenreiter, Luther Dickinson, Ivan Neville, Ian Neville, Tony Hall, Maggie Rose, Jimmy Hall, Larry McCray, Alex Orbison and River Kittens with special guest opening act Dumpstaphunk.
Contact: 860.489.7180
Location: Main Stage. 68 Main Street. Torrington. CT. 06790
Strings Attached
Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center
December 17, 2022 : 8PM
An intimate evening of standards performed by a “Django-esque”-group of two guitars, violin, bass and of course, John Pizzarelli and Jessica Molaskey. Travel back to the days of the Hot Club of France and Reinhardt and Grappelli.
Contact: 413.528.0100
Location: 14 Castle Street. Great Barrington. MA 01230
GET THE LED OUT
Warner Theater
January 27, 2023 : 8 PM
From the bombastic and epic, to the folky and mystical GTLO has captured the essence of the recorded music of Led Zeppelin and brought it to the concert stage.
Contact: 860.489.7180
Location: Main Stage. 68 Main Street. Torrington. CT. 06790

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
Mario Merz
Dia:Beacon
November 20, 2020 – May 30, 2025 :
The exhibition revisits Merz’s key forms and motifs, distinctive use of neon, and deployment of the Fibonacci sequence—where each number equals the sum of the two that precede it—for the structure of his installations.
Location: Riggio Galleries. 3 Beekman Street. Beacon NY
Tomm El-Saieh: Imaginary City
Clark Art Institute
January 29, 2022 – January 23, 2023 :
A selection of large-format paintings are on view at the in the latest in its series of year-long installations of contemporary art.
Contact: 413.458.2303
Location: 225 South Street. Williamstown. MA 01267
Lincoln Memorial Centennial Exhibition
Norman Rockwell Museum
May 7, 2022 – September 5, 2022 :
Created in collaboration with Chesterwood to honor the Lincoln Memorial’s centennial in May 2022, this exhibition will highlight the work of illustrators and artists who have incorporated the Lincoln Memorial into their art as a symbolic element, an instantly-recognizable icon upon which to build meaning
Contact: 413.931.2221
Location: 9 Route 183 Stockbridge MA 01262
A Tournament of Lies
Wassaic Project
May 21, 2022 – September 17, 2022 :
A Tournament of Lies gathers 46 artists to Wassaic in hopes of harnessing the infinite energy of the life imitates art imitates life imitates art dynamo.
Opening: May 21, 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Block parties: 7/23. 8/20. 12:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Contact: 855.927.7242
Location: 37 Furnace Bank Road Wassaic NY 12592
Don Gummer Sculpture
Five Points Gallery
May 21, 2022 – October 31, 2022 :
Gummer is an American sculptor known for his large abstract contemporary outdoor sculptures made of aluminum, stainless steel, and stained glass that often appear to defy gravity. Gummer has seven individual sculptures placed throughout the Five Points sculpture fields, each with its own interesting story.
Contact: 860.618.7222
Location: 855 University Drive Torrington, CT 06790
A Spirit of Gift | A Place of Sharing
Hancock Shaker Village
May 30, 2022 – November 14, 2022 :
Yusuke Asai, Pinaree Sanpitak, Kimsooja. In its first major exhibition on contemporary Asian art, a campus-wide exhibition featuring three artists—Yusuke Asai of Japan, Kimsooja of Korea, and Pinaree Sanpitak of Thailand – who explore links between 19th century Shaker art and contemporary Asian art.
Contact: 413.443.0188
Location: 1843 West Housatonic Street Pittsfield MA 01201
30 New Sculptures
SculptureNow @ The Mount
June 1, 2022 – October 19, 2022 :
Meet the Artists on June 12 from 2-5PM. Free.
Location: 2 Plunkett Street Lenox MA
Art of the Hills: Visual Evidence
Berkshire Museum
June 4, 2022 – September 11, 2022 :
To celebrate the artistic and creative culture of the region through both emerging and established artists working or living within 60 miles of the museum’s location in downtown Pittsfield.
Opening reception Saturday, June 4 5:30PM-7:30 PM.
Contact: 413.443.7171
Location: 39 South Street Pittsfield MA 01201
James Turrell's C.A.V.U.
MASSMoCA
June 8, 2022 – September 30, 2022 :
Dawn and Dusk Experiences. Experience on limited days at dawn and dusk, the oculus in the ceiling of C.A.V.U. opens, framing the changing colors of the twilight or early morning sky while subtle interior lighting creates the illusion that the heavens are just beyond the viewer’s grasp.
Contact: 413.662.2111
Location: 1040 MASS MoCA WAY North Adams, MA 01247
Imprinted: Illustrating Race
Norman Rockwell Museum
June 11, 2022 – October 30, 2022 :
This special exhibition examines the role of published images in shaping attitudes toward race and culture. More than 100 works of art and artifacts of widely circulated illustrated imagery will be on view, produced from the late eighteenth century to today, which have an impact on public perception about race in the United States.
Contact: 413.931.2221
Location: 9 Route 183 Stockbridge MA 01262
In Our Lifetime:Paintings from the Pandemic
Norman Rockwell Museum
June 11, 2022 – October 30, 2022 :
As accomplished award-winning illustrator, painter, and author, Kadir Nelson is one of the most celebrated visual commentators of our time.
Contact: 413.931.2221
Location: 9 Route 183 Stockbridge MA 01262
Rodin in the United States: Confronting the Modern
Clark Art Institute
June 18, 2022 – September 16, 2022 :
The artist’s legacy in America from 1893 to the present. This exhibition tells the story of the collectors, art historians, critics, gallerists, and philanthropists —notably, many of whom were women —who endeavored to make Rodin known in the United States.
Contact: 413.458.2303
Location: 225 South Street. Williamstown. MA 01267
ALAN COON Annuals 1998 - 2022
Hudson Hall
June 25, 2022 – August 28, 2022 :
For the past two decades, artist Alan Coon has created one selfie a day, each year documented on a single piece of paper. Viewed together, the non-digital portraits speak to the passage of time, the open meaning of a portrait, the nature of self criticism, and the stories we tell about ourselves.
Contact: 518. 822.1438
Location: 327 Warren Street Hudson NY 12534
Portia Munson: Flood
Art Omi
June 25, 2022 – September 25, 2022 :
For over two decades, Munson has teased out cultural codes latent in the mass-produced items that surround us. Her monochromatic installations underscore the pleasures of looking at a dizzying array of items that are at once seductive and utterly disposable.
Contact: 518.392.4747
Location: 1405 County Route 22 Ghent. NY. 12075
Elemental Matters: The Sculpture of Jonathan Prince
Chesterwood
July 1, 2022 – October 24, 2022 :
“Though monumental in structure, rooted in geometry and made of metal, Prince’s sculpture’s possess an innate vulnerability. They are a meditation both in process and concept.”
Free artist’s reception will be held on Friday, July 29th from 5:00PM- 7:00PM
Contact: 413.298.3579
Location: 3 Williamsville Road Stockbridge MA 01262
Two Shows
The Re-Institute
July 2, 2022 – August 28, 2022 : Various
Second floor Christian Eckart "Closer/Still II"
First floor Stacey Davidson, “Up From the South”
Contact: 518.567.5359
Location: 1395 Boston Corners Road Millerton NY 12546
Susan English: Weather
Kenise Barnes Fine Art
July 9, 2022 – September 4, 2022 :
The paintings are rich in their sophisticated vocabulary of color and surface. By expertly pouring layers of tinted polymer paints English has arrived at a body of work whose minimalist appearance belies their complexities.
Reception with the artist Saturday, July 9 4 – 6PM
Contact: 860.592.0220
Location: 7 Fulling Lane. Kent. CT 06757
A Walk in the Woods
Shakespeare & Company
July 16, 2022 – September 4, 2022 :
Two superpower arms negotiators, a Russian and an American, meet informally in the pleasant woods on the outskirts of Geneva.
Contact: 413.637.3353
Location: The Roman Garden Theatre 70 Kemble Street Lenox, MA 01240
SYMBOLS, SKELETONS, AND SATIRE
Clark Art Institute
July 16, 2022 – October 10, 2022 :
José Guadalupe Posada, a tireless producer of caricatures and satirical imagery for the penny press that were one of the most popular forms of media in his homeland, has been widely recognized as “the foremost caricaturist, the foremost graphic artist” in Mexico for more than 125 years.
Contact: 413.458.2303
Location: 225 South Street. Williamstown. MA 01267
Greg Goldberg's Pentimento Paintings
Cornwall Library
July 16, 2022 – September 4, 2022 : Various
Pentimento refers to the underlying layer of drawing or painting that was later deliberately covered by the artist. In person reception next Saturday, July 16 5PM - 7PM
Contact: 860.672.6874
Location: 30 Pine Street Cornwall CT 06753
Tauba Auerbach and Yuji Agematsu: Meander
Clark Art Institute
July 16, 2022 – October 16, 2022 :
Pairing new works by the two New York-based artists. Presented in parallel galleries on the Clark’s upper campus, the exhibition features two distinct—but complementary—artistic practices united by the notion of the meander, a self-avoiding line, as both motif and method.
Contact: 413.458.2303
Location: 225 South Street. Williamstown. MA 01267
Trees and Flowers
Craven Contemporary
July 16, 2022 – September 18, 2022 :
Perfectly timed for the summer, the show brings together works on the theme of trees and flowers in a variety of mediums:
Reception for local CT artists Mio Akashi, Jeff Joyce, Daniel Murray and Olga Sweet 16 July 4-6PM
Location: 4 Fulling Lane Kent, CT 06757
Still Looking Up
KMR Arts
July 16, 2022 – September 10, 2022 :
This exhibition is Catherine Erb’s third solo exhibit with KMR Arts. The selection of works includes Erb’s signature cloud imagery as well as a a group from her newest series, Marbles.
Contact: 860.868.7533
Location: 2 Titus Rd # 1 Washington Depot CT 06794
Hymn
Shakespeare & Company
July 22, 2022 – August 28, 2022 :
Two men meet at a funeral. One knew the deceased; one did not. They form a deep bond, but cracks appear as they begin to realize that true courage comes in different forms.
Contact: 413.637.3353
Location: Elayne P. Bernstein Theatre 70 Kemble Street Lenox, MA 01240
Lisa Lebofsky: On the Horizon
Carol Corey Fine Art
July 23, 2022 – September 4, 2022 :
Working on the silvery surface of aluminum panel, Lisa Lebofsky’s work often appears to glow as brightly as the landscapes she paints. By leaving parts of the panel unpainted, Lebofsky’s compositions seem to come alive with the shifting shimmer of the aluminum.
Opening ReceptionJuly 23 from 4- 6PM
Contact: 917.797.9654
Location: 6 North Main Street. Kent, CT 06757
The Ego Diaries
Thompson Giroux Gallery
July 30, 2022 – September 3, 2022 :
A collection of reaction drawings by Arthur Gonzalez on art magazine covers. Originally, these sketches were never intended to be a series to be shared and exhibited. They were simply cheeky acts of mischief contrived to answer the age old question, “How do you get on the front cover?”
Contact: 518.392.3336
Location: 57 Main Street Chatham NY 12037
Put It Down Over There: Musings on Early Chairs
Kent Historical Society
July 30, 2022 – September 5, 2022 :
Will explore the differences in style and design among chairs (yes–the furniture) from circa 1600-1800 with examples on loan from private collections.
Contact: 860.927.4587
Location: Seven Hearths Museum. 4 Studio Hill Road. Kent CT
Invasion
Ancram Opera House
August 5, 2022 – August 21, 2022 :
A subversive satire that constantly upends expectations and calls into question how we inherently view one another based upon a person's name or skin color.
Contact: 518.329.0114
Location: 1330 County Route 7 Ancram NY 12502
New Exhibitions
Five Points Gallery
August 5, 2022 – September 30, 2022 :
“Glasshouse of immigrants”: Jill Enfield
“Six Paintings”: John Keefer
“The Botanical Tyranny Dollhouse”: Jane Rainwater
Opening Reception: Friday, August 5, 6:00 - 8:00PM
Artist Talk: Friday, August 19, 6:30PM.
Contact: 860.618.7222
Location: 33 Main Street. Torrington CT 06790
A Little Night Music
Barrington Stage
August 6, 2022 – August 28, 2022 :
A tangle of love affairs leads to a magical weekend in the country where confusion rules, jealousies flair and sexual passions reign. Join us for Stephen Sondheim's witty, brilliant masterpiece that won 6 Tony Awards and features the classic "Send in the Clowns."
Contact: 413.236.8888
Location: Boyd-Quinson Stage. 30 Union Street. Pittsfield MA
Eric Forstmann - Elemental
Eckert Fine Art
August 6, 2022 – September 3, 2022 :
22nd Annual one man show.
Eric will be in the gallery every Saturday of the show from 12-4PM. Refreshments will be served.
Contact: 413.398.5905
Location: 1315 MASS MoCA Way. North Adams. MA 01247
CHIHULY
Schantz Gallery
August 6, 2022 – September 18, 2022 :
A new exhibition by Dale Chihuly, an American artist who revolutionized the studio glass movement and elevated perceptions of the glass medium. Opening reception on Saturday, August 6.
Contact: 413.298.3044
Location: 3 Elm Street, Stockbridge MA 01262
The Meaning of Memory
Carrie Chen Gallery
August 6, 2022 – September 25, 2022 :
Works by John Hersey, John R. Hersey Jr., & Cannon Hersey and include artifacts of the Pulitzer Prize winning journalist John Hersey, large scale paintings by his son John R. Hersey Jr., and the photography, silkscreens and textile artwork of his grandson, Cannon Hersey.
A public reception Saturday, August 6, from 3-5PM
Contact: 413.645.3006
Location: 16 Railroad Street. Great Barrington. MA 01230
Chihuly
Schantz Galleries
August 6, 2022 – September 18, 2022 :
Dale Chihuly is an American artist who revolutionized the studio glass movement and elevated perceptions of the glass medium. Schantz Galleries provides visitors
Contact: 413.298.3044
Location: 3 Elm Street. Stockbridge MA
To Sondheim With Love
Mac Haydn Theatre
August 10, 2022 – September 16, 2022 :
A new musical correspondence featuring the work of the late Stephen Sondheim created by Mac-Haydn favorite Meredith Lustig debuts.
Contact: 518.392.9292
Location: 1925 NY-203 Chatham NY 12037
To the Moon and Back
Chester Theater Company
August 11, 2022 – August 21, 2022 :
World Premiere Commission by Darcy Parker Bruce.
A daughter and father with history as murky as the dark side of the moon. Scout alternately maps craters searching for…something, and flips burgers at her day job as she tries to outrun the shadows of the past she shares with her dad, who spends his days watching gameshows from his lawn chair—on the moon.
Contact: 413.354.7771
Location: 15 Middlefield Road Chester MA 01011
Comedy of Errors
Pittsfield Shakespeare in the Park
August 11, 2022 – August 28, 2022 : 7PM
William Shakespeare’s raucous, farcical, mixed up Comedy of Errors.
Contact: 413.367.4253
Location: First Street Common. 100 First Street. Pittsfield MA 01201
CLEO PARKER ROBINSON DANCE ENSEMBLE
Jacob's Pillow
August 17, 2022 – August 21, 2022 :
This Denver-based distinguished modern dance company is renowned for a dynamic body of work inspired by the African American experience and rooted in dance forms and traditions worldwide.
Contact: 413.662.2111
Location: Ted Shawn Theatre. 358 George Carter Road. Becket MA 01223
The Full Monty
Mac Haydn Theatre
August 18, 2022 – September 4, 2022 :
A ten-time Tony Award nominee filled with honest affection, engaging melodies and possibly the most highly anticipated closing number of any show in history…
Contact: 518.392.9292
Location: 1925 NY-203 Chatham NY 12037
Measure for Measure
Shakespeare & Company
August 19, 2022 – September 18, 2022 :
When Angelo is abruptly appointed to rule over a chaotic and debauched city, he restores order with repressive laws and an iron fist over licentiousness.
Contact: 413.637.3353
Location: Tina Packer Theatre 70 Kemble Street Lenox, MA 01240
Waiting for Godot
Barrington Stage
August 19, 2022 – September 4, 2022 :
Vladimir and Estragon wait on a deserted country road to meet a person named Godot. Killing time with hat tricks and half-remembered stories, they dawdle through one of the greatest dramas of the 20th century.
Contact: 413.236.8888
Location: St. Germain Stage. 36 Linden Street. Pittsfield MA
MIAMI CITY BALLET
Jacob's Pillow
August 24, 2022 – August 28, 2022 :
The Miami City Ballet is celebrating the 10th anniversary of Lourdes Lopez as Artistic Director and is known for nurturing new choreographic voices, creating innovative collaborations, and opening new avenues of inclusivity within classical ballet.
Contact: 413.662.2111
Location: Ted Shawn Theatre. 358 George Carter Road. Becket MA 01223
Little Shop of Horrors
The Theater Barn
August 25, 2022 – September 4, 2022 : Various
The meek floral assistant Seymour Krelborn stumbles across a new breed of plant he names “Audrey II” – after his coworker crush. This foul-mouthed, R&B-singing carnivore promises unending fame and fortune to the down and out Krelborn as long as he keeps feeding it, BLOOD.
Contact: 518.794.8989
Location: 654 Highway 20 New Lebanon NY 12125
Shear Madness
Sharon Playhouse
August 27, 2022 – September 11, 2022 : 8PM
This unique comedy-whodunit takes place today in the Shear Madness hairstyling salon and is chock full of up-to-the-minute spontaneous humor.
Contact: 860.364.7469
Location: 49 Amenia Road Sharon CT 06069
Norman Rockwell Drawings, 1914-1976
Norman Rockwell Museum
September 2, 2022 – January 7, 2023 :
Though best known for his painted magazine covers and illustrations for stories, books, and advertisements, Norman Rockwell was also a prolific and masterful draftsman who utilized drawing as an essential underpinning of his art.
Contact: 413.931.2221
Location: 9 Route 183 Stockbridge MA 01262
DANIELLE MAILER / ANI JENKINS
Hunt Library
September 3, 2022 – October 7, 2022 :
Encompassing paintings and sculpture in aluminum and wood, both artist’s work explores women's voices and experiences in society through their artistic expression, which are complementary in their movement and sinuous qualities.
Reception Saturday, September 3 at 3-5PM
Contact: 860.824.7572
Location: 63 Main Street Falls Village CT 06031
Xanadu
Mac Haydn Theatre
September 9, 2022 – October 2, 2022 :
This Tony Award-nominated fun-filled, roller skating, musical adventure about following your dreams rolls along to the original hit score composed by pop-rock legends, Jeff Lynne and John Farrar.
Contact: 518.392.9292
Location: 1925 NY-203 Chatham NY 12037
Forever Plaid
Mac Haydn Theatre
September 9, 2022 – October 2, 2022 :
One of the most popular and successful musicals in recent memory, a deliciously fun revue chock-full of classic barbershop quartet harmonies and pitch-perfect melodies!
Contact: 518.392.9292
Location: 1925 NY-203 Chatham NY 12037
Shirley Valentine
The Theater Barn
September 15, 2022 – September 25, 2022 : Various
Shirley Valentine is a bored, middle-aged housewife, trapped in a stale, loveless marriage. Her children are all grown up and she frequently talks to the wall in her kitchen while preparing her husband’s regular evening meal of egg and chips.
Contact: 518.794.8989
Location: 654 Highway 20 New Lebanon NY 12125
All of Me
Barrington Stage
September 21, 2022 – October 9, 2022 :
Boy meets girl. Boy uses wheelchair, girl uses wheelchair. Boy and girl use text-to-speech to connect to each other and the world around them. Love is holding them together even when the people in their lives want to pull them apart.
Contact: 413.236.8888
Location: Boyd-Quinson Stage. 30 Union Street. Pittsfield MA
Golden Leaf Rag Time Blues
Shakespeare & Company
September 23, 2022 – October 30, 2022 :
The story of a young African American boy and an aging vaudevillian thrown together in circumstances beyond their control, explores their unusual connection, as discovered through stories and music, illustrating how our basic needs and human emotions cut across the barriers of race, religion, and age.
Contact: 413.637.3353
Location: Elayne P. Bernstein Theatre 70 Kemble Street Lenox, MA 01240
Edward Albee’s Seascape
Berkshire Theatre Group
September 29, 2022 – October 13, 2022 : 7:30PM
Winner of the Pulitzer Prize, Seascape brings true eloquence to its compelling yet subtle examination of the very meaning and significance of life itself.
Contact: 413.997.4444
Location: The Unicorn Theatre 6 East Street Stockbridge, MA 01262
A Raisin in the Sun
Sharon Playhouse
October 7, 2022 – October 13, 2022 : 8PM
Set on Chicago’s South Side, the plot revolves around the divergent dreams and conflicts within three generations of the Younger family: son Walter Lee, his wife Ruth, his sister Beneatha, his son Travis, and matriarch Lena.
Contact: 860.364.7469
Location: The Bok 49 Amenia Road Sharon CT 06069
By Her Hand
Eckert Fine Art
October 8, 2022 – November 5, 2022 :
Honoring the women who made their mark on art in years past all the way to young emerging artists.
Artist reception October 8 from 2-5PM.
Contact: 413.398.5905
Location: 1315 MASS MoCA Way. North Adams. MA 01247
Forever Six: Hilary Knight’s Eloise and Other Stories
Norman Rockwell Museum
November 12, 2022 – March 12, 2023 :
The Plaza has known many famous guests over the years but perhaps none is as famous as Eloise, the mischievous six-year-old girl who lives at the hotel with her nanny, her dog Weenie and her turtle Skipperdee. This exhibition featuring original art, manuscripts, sketches, photographs, music, videos and more will pay homage to the sprightly six-year-old character.
Contact: 413.931.2221
Location: 9 Route 183 Stockbridge MA 01262
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