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CURRENT EVENTS

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A Weekend with Pema Chodron
Omega Institute

May 17, 2018 - May 19, 2019
Various

Experience the wisdom and teachings of Pema Chödrön and learn practices to incorporate into your everyday life.
Contact: 845.266.4444
www.eomega.org
Location: 150 Lake Drive Rhinebeck NY 12572

20th Annual Harvest Supper
Berkshire Grown

September 24, 2018
6 PM - 8 PM

Berkshire Grown member chefs are committed to creating their menus using food grown on Berkshire farms. Sample their creations and eat fresh. There will also be a silent auction!
Contact: 413.528.0041
www.berkshiregrown.org
Location: 380 State RoadGreat Barrington MA 01230

Joëlle Tuerlinckx
Dia Art Foundation: Beacon

September 24, 2018 - September 30, 2018
Various

For more than twenty years, Joëlle Tuerlinckx has been widely known for complex installations that combine film projections, video, drawings, collages, photographs, and materials from her personal archive.
Contact: 845.440.0100
www.diaart.org
Location: 3 Beekman Street Beacon NY 12508

Grant & Twain
PS21: Performance Spaces for the 21st Century

September 27, 2018 - September 30, 2018
Various

At age 62, Ulysses Grant is bankrupted in a Wall Street swindle. His only hope to restore his honor and save his family is an offer to write his memoirs of the war. News of Grant’s calamity brings his friend Mark Twain to his side.
Contact: 518.392.6121
www.ps21chatham.org
Location: 2980 NY-66 Chatham NY 12037

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

Angel Olsen
MASS MoCA

September 29, 2018
8 PM

Angel Olsen has refused to succumb to a single genre, expectation, or vision. Singing her precise, often revelatory lyrics with a warbling wild voice that blends Dolly Parton and Patti Smith, Olsen swirls sun-kissed dream pop and brooding garage rock into something whole, impressionistic, and new.
Contact: 413.662.2111
www.massmoca.org
Location: 1040 Mass MoCA Way North Adams MA 01247

An evening with Nils Lofgren Acoustic Duo
Infinity Music Hall & Bistro

September 29, 2018
8 PM

A former member of Crazy Horse and founder/frontman of the band Grin, Nils has also toured with Neil Young, Lou Reed, Ringo Starr and a host of other high profile rockers. In 2014 he was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.
Contact: 860.542.5531
www.infinityhall.com
Location: 20 Greenwoods Road West Norfolk CT 06058

David Dunlop: The World Around Us
The White Gallery

September 29, 2018 - November 10, 2018
Various

A perennial favorite, David Dunlop returns to The White
Gallery with paintings featuring, “The World Around Us.” Landscape artist David Dunlop has been called a “modern day old master,” and with good reason.The opening reception will be held on Saturday, September 29 at 5 PM to 7 PM
Contact: 860.435.1029
http://www.thewhitegalleryart.com/
Location: 342 Main Street Lakeville CT 06039

Paul Huang & Helen Huang
Tannery Pond Concerts

September 29, 2018
6 PM

This program offers a wealth of masterworks for the violin and piano, beginning with Dvo?ák’s Sonatina, Op. 100. Written in the U.S., it is fresh and joyful but with nostalgic undertones reflecting the composer’s longing for his home country.
Contact: 888.820.1696
www.tannery-pond-concerts.myshopify.com
Location: 110 Darrow Road in New Lebanon NY 12125

No Tune like a Show Tune
First Congregational Church of Sheffield, UCC

September 30, 2018
2 PM

Join Wanda Houston and Michael Berkeley for an unbelievable performance.
Contact: 413.229.8173
www.firstuccsheffield.org
Location: 125 Main Street Sheffield MA 01257

The Road to Road Jam: A Battle of Jam Bands
Warner Theatre

October 2, 2018
7 PM - 11 PM

Five area jam bands will compete for the first place prize. The winning band will play at the Road Jam Music Festival, as well as win a cash prize, tickets for the Jam Fest, swag bags and beer.
Contact: 860.489.7180
www.warnertheatre.org
Location: 68 Main Street Torrington CT 06790

The Embodiment of Insight
Omega Institute

October 5, 2018 - October 12, 2018
Week Long Event

Join Adyashanti in this retreat dedicated to embodying the enlightened condition as we face the spiritual challenge before us: Becoming what we truly are.
Contact: 845.266.4444
www.eomega.org
Location: 150 Lake Drive Rhinebeck NY 12572

Leo Kottke
Infinity Music Hall & Bistro

October 5, 2018
8 PM

Many critics believe Leo Kottke to be one of the most talented musicians on the planet and one of the most humorous story tellers as well. If you have yet to see or hear him on stage, don’t miss this show!
Contact: 860.542.5531
www.infinityhall.com
Location: 20 Greenwoods Road West Norfolk CT 06058

Mamma Mia!
The Two of us Productions

October 5, 2018 - October 14, 2018
Various

Enjoy the ight-hearted tale of true love, set on a romantic Greek island and featuring the music of ABBA.
Contact: 518.329.6293
www.stephensanborn.tripod.com
Location: 73 County Route 11A Craryville NY 12521

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

A Tribute to Wanda Landowska
Crescendo

October 6, 2018
6 PM

The harpsichord was one of the most popular Baroque keyboard instruments and suffered a long period of neglect through all of the 19th century. It was brought back to the concert platform by the visionary performer Wanda Landowska (1879-1959), who lived for some time in Lakeville, CT. This concert honors her legacy.
Contact: 860.435.4866
www.worldclassmusic.org
Location: 319 Main Street Lakeville CT 06039

The Pirates of Penzance
Sharon Playhouse

October 6, 2018
8 PM

Join the for a one night only special event of The Pirates of Penzance!
Contact: 860.364.7469
https://www.sharonplayhouse.org/
Location: 49 Amenia Road Sharon CT 06069

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

We Consciousness
Omega Institute

October 12, 2018 - October 14, 2018
Various

Karen Noé shares messages from Wayne Dyer and teaches about the We Consciousness to help us become instruments of peace at this critical time.
Contact: 845.266.4444
www.eomega.org
Location: 150 Lake Drive Rhinebeck NY 12572

One Spirit Medicine - Alberto Villoldo
Omega Institute

October 12, 2018 - October 14, 2018
Various

Explore leading-edge neuroscience and the ancient shamanic wisdom of One Spirit Medicine as you learn to dream a better world into being.
Contact: 845.266.4444
www.eomega.org
Location: 150 Lake Drive Rhinebeck NY 12572

Literary Conversations
Haystack Book Talks

October 12, 2018 - October 14, 2018
Various

Haystack Book Talks brings writers into conversation on a wide range of topics to celebrate ideas and discourse.
Contact: 860.542.7185
www.norfolkfoundation.net
Location: 2 Station Place Norfolk CT 06021

7th Annual International Playwrights Festival
Warner Theatre

October 12, 2018 - October 13, 2018
8 PM

The festival is a two-night celebration of new works by playwrights from across the country and around the globe.
Contact: 860.489.7180
www.warnertheatre.org
Location: 68 Main Street Torrington CT 06790

The Amernet String Quartet
Leaf Peeper Concert Series

October 13, 2018
5 PM

Praised for their “intelligence” and “immensely satisfying” playing by the New York Times, the Amernet String Quartet has garnered recognition as one of today’s exceptional string quartets.
Contact: 413.551.9901
www.leafpeeperconcerts.org
Location: 352 Main Street Great Barrington MA 01230

Jeff Pitchells Legends Featuring Michale Allman
Infinity Music Hall & Bistro

October 13, 2018
8 PM

Enjoy this amazing show with Jeff Pitchell!
Contact: 860.542.5531
www.infinityhall.com
Location: 20 Greenwoods Road West Norfolk CT 06058

Blues Traveler
Warner Theatre

October 14, 2018
8 PM

Blues Traveler emerged in the late ‘80s and are best known for their improvisational live shows and tireless touring, and their breakthrough, multi-platinum selling album four. Enjoy this spectacular performance.
Contact: 860.489.7180
www.warnertheatre.org
Location: 68 Main Street Torrington CT 06790

Little White Lie
Millerton Moviehouse

October 14, 2018
1 PM

The Moviehouse will be screening a personal documentary about the legacy of family secrets, denial, and the power of telling the truth.
Contact: 518.789.0022
www.themoviehouse.net
Location: 48 Main Street Millerton NY 12546

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

Find Your Truest Life
Omega Institute

October 19, 2018 - October 21, 2018
Various

Glennon Doyle and Abby Wambach help us to unlearn what we’ve been taught and conjure up the truest, most beautiful lives we can imagine.
Contact: 845.266.4444
www.eomega.org
Location: 150 Lake Drive Rhinebeck NY 12572

Signs & Signals From the Universe
Omega Institute

October 19, 2018 - October 21, 2018
Various

Tap into the wisdom of the spirit realm to achieve health, happiness, and success.
Contact: 845.266.4444
www.eomega.org
Location: 150 Lake Drive Rhinebeck NY 12572

David Bromberg Quintet
Infinity Music Hall & Bistro

October 19, 2018
8 PM

avid Bromberg is one of the greatest songwriters and string instrument players on the globe. David is back for his yearly return to the Infinity Hall Norfolk stage and you can be sure to anticipate another amazing show!
Contact: 860.542.5531
www.infinityhall.com
Location: 20 Greenwoods Road West Norfolk CT 06058

11th Annual Gala
Hotchkiss Library of Sharon

October 20, 2018
6 PM - 8 PM

Join for wonderful food and an open bar
Contact: 860.364.5041
www.hotchkisslibrary.org
Location: address given upon purchase of tickets

John Lodge of Moody Blues
Infinity Music Hall & Bistro

October 20, 2018
8 PM

Songwriter, Vocalist, and Bassist of famed rock band The Moody Blues, John Lodge will be coming to the hall and is sure to be rocking all night long! He is sure to put on an amazing show every time he comes around to perform.
Contact: 860.542.5531
www.infinityhall.com
Location: 20 Greenwoods Road West Norfolk CT 06058

17th Annual Wine & Food Tasting
Warner Theatre

October 26, 2018
6 PM

This annual fundraising event spans both Main and Studio Lobbies and features selections from over 30 international and local wine, craft beer and spirit vendors plus foods from area bakeries and restaurants.
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

Haunted Mill & Monster's Ball
The Wassaic Project

October 27, 2018
3 PM - 11 PM

Join The Wassaic Project with more than 14 artists staging a terrifying takeover of Maxon Mills! There will be activities for the kids and the adults are invited to tour the terrifying exhibit in the Mill Tower.
Contact: 347.815.0783
www.wassaicproject.org
Location: 37 Furnace Bank Road Wassaic NY 12592

A Baroque Concert for a Fall Afeternoon
Aston Magna Music Festival

October 28, 2018
3 PM

The pre-concet talk will begin at 3PM and the performance will take place at 4 PM. Enjoy sonatas by, Johann Sebastian Bach, Wilhelm Friedemann Bach, Dietrich Buxtehude, plus excerpts from J.S. Bach’s “A Musical Offering”
Contact: 413.528.3595
www.astonmagna.org
Location: 352 Main Street Great Barrington MA 01230

Ottmar Liebolt & Luna Negra
Infinity Music Hall & Bistro

October 28, 2018
7:30 PM

Ottmar Liebert has become one of the most successful instrumental artists of the past decade, thrilling audiences throughout the world and releasing a catalog of classic recordings. Be sure to enjoy the show!
Contact: 860.542.5531
www.infinityhall.com
Location: 20 Greenwoods Road West Norfolk CT 06058

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

The Sound of the Trumpet—Celebrating Life in England & New England
Crescendo

November 10, 2018
5 PM

The performers will be the Crescendo Chorus, Vocal Ensemble and Soloists (including countertenor Nicholas Tamagna), with Period Brass, Strings, Basso Continuo and Organ, directed by Christine Gevert.
Contact: 860.435.4866
www.worldclassmusic.org
Location: 352 Main Street Great Barrington MA 01230

Celtica - Pipes Rock
Infinity Music Hall & Bistro

November 10, 2018
8 PM

Enjoy the high energy, epic bagpipes, shred guitar, and just an all-around theatrical throw down. Don’t miss out on this EPIC show.
Contact: 860.542.5531
www.infinityhall.com
Location: 20 Greenwoods Road West Norfolk CT 06058

The Sound of the Trumpet—Celebrating Life in England & New England
Crescendo

November 11, 2018
4 PM

The performers will be the Crescendo Chorus, Vocal Ensemble and Soloists (including countertenor Nicholas Tamagna), with Period Brass, Strings, Basso Continuo and Organ, directed by Christine Gevert.
Contact: 860.435.4866
www.worldclassmusic.org
Location: 319 Main Street Lakeville CT 06039

David Cook
Infinity Music Hall & Bistro

November 11, 2018
7:30 PM

David Cook is bringing those thunderous pipes of his to our Norfolk stage!! Since winning American Idol, David’s been rocking venues all over the world. Don’t miss this one as he tours the release of his new record “Chromance”.
Contact: 860.542.5531
www.infinityhall.com
Location: 20 Greenwoods Road West Norfolk CT 06058

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

Music in the Museum: Paintings in Song
Crescendo

November 24, 2018
5:30 PM

John Myers’ “Paintings in Song,” a multimedia composition of nine choral pieces based on on Norman Rockwell’s paintings, including the Four Freedoms
Contact: 860.435.4866
www.worldclassmusic.org
Location: 9 Glendale Road Stockbridge MA 01262

Pride & Preducie
Shakespeare & Company

December 15, 2018 - December 16, 2018
Various

This is a custom staged reading of Pride and Prejudice, based on Jane Austen's classic romantic novel.
Contact: 413.637.3353
www.web.ovationtix.com
Location: 70 Kemble Street Lenox MA 01240

John Pizzarelli & Jessica Molaskey: Radio Deluxe Live
Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center

December 22, 2018
8 PM

Renowned jazz musicians John Pizzarelli and Jessica Molaskey will record their syndicated American-songbook radio program, “Radio Deluxe,” live.
Contact: 413.644.9040
www.mahaiwe.org
Location: 14 Castle Street Great Barrington MA 01230

Sublime Love- The life of the Mexican nun, Sor Juana Ine?s de la Cruz in 17th century Latin American Music, Poetry and Images
Crescendo

December 28, 2018
3 PM

The program features a selection of sacred and secular cantatas from the 1600s New World Colonies (Guatemalan, Peruvian and Mexican sources), featuring vocal compositions by Toma?s de Torrejo?n y Velasco and his contemporaries.
Contact: 860.435.4866
www.worldclassmusic.org
Location: 319 Main Street Lakeville CT 06039

Sublime Love- The life of the Mexican nun, Sor Juana Ine?s de la Cruz in 17th century Latin American Music, Poetry and Images
Crescendo

December 29, 2018
6 PM

The program features a selection of sacred and secular cantatas from the 1600s New World Colonies (Guatemalan, Peruvian and Mexican sources), featuring vocal compositions by Toma?s de Torrejo?n y Velasco and his contemporaries.
Contact: 860.435.4866
www.worldclassmusic.org
Location: 352 Main Street Great Barrington MA 01230

MOMIX
Warner Theatre

January 12, 2019 - January 13, 2019
Various

urning your world upside down! Momix is peering through the looking glass for a NEW work when the internationally acclaimed dancer-illusionist troupe performs on our Main Stage.
Contact: 860.489.7180
www.tickets.warnertheatre.org
Location: 68 Main Street Torrington CT 06790

The Mystical 16: the 1616 Settings of Psalm 116 & contemporary version
Crescendo

April 6, 2019
6 PM

The program will feature motets from this collection by three composers as well as earlier settings of Psalm 116: Gregorian Chant, and works by Benedictus Ducis and Orlando di Lasso.
Contact: 860.435.4866
www.worldclassmusic.org
Location: 352 Main Street Great Barrington MA 01230

The Mystical 16: the 1616 Settings of Psalm 116 & contemporary version
Crescendo

April 7, 2019
4 PM

The program will feature motets from this collection by three composers as well as earlier settings of Psalm 116: Gregorian Chant, and works by Benedictus Ducis and Orlando di Lasso.
Contact: 860.435.4866
www.worldclassmusic.org
Location: 319 Main Street Lakeville CT 06039

Mamma Mia!
Warner Theatre

May 4, 2019 - May 12, 2019
Various

Enjoy the extraordinary story-telling magic of timeless songs, that propel this enchanting tale of love, laughter and friendship, creating an unforgettable show featuring a large cast, non-stop laughs and explosive dance numbers!
Contact: 860.489.7180
www.tickets.warnertheatre.org
Location: 68 Main Street Torrington CT 06790

Loving What Is - Byron Katie
Omega Institute

June 28, 2019 - June 30, 2019
Various

Discover The Work of Byron Katie, an astonishingly simple process that helps you identify and question the thoughts that cause all the suffering in the world.
Contact: 845.266.4444
www.eomega.org
Location: 150 Lake Drive Rhinebeck NY 12572

Radical Acceptance - Tara Branch
Omega Institute

July 26, 2019 - July 29, 2019
Various

Tara Brach shows you how to discover a sanctuary of wisdom and peace in your own awakened heart in this weekend meditation retreat.
Contact: 845.266.4444
www.eomega.org
Location: 150 Lake Drive Rhinebeck NY 12572

ONGOING EVENTS
Click here for a list of current events.

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

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

Contemporary Sculpture at Chesterwood: 40 Years
Chesterwood

June 30, 2018 - October 8, 2018
Various

Chesterwood will be celebrating forty years of outdoor contemporary sculpture with this year's exhibition and will feature works by multiple artists.
Contact: 413.298.3579
www.chesterwood.org
Location: 3 Williamsville Road Stockbridge MA 01262

Josh Simpson: Galactic Landscapes
Berkshire Museum

July 14, 2018 - January 6, 2019
Various

This will be a olo show of innovative works by renowned glass artist Josh Simpson. Opening Reception will be held on Saturday July 14 from 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM.
Contact: 413.443.7171
www.berkshiremuseum.org
Location: 39 South Street Pittsfield MA 01201

A Day in The Life: Norman Rockwell’s Stockbridge Studio
Norman Rockwell Museum

July 25, 2018 - October 10, 2018
Various

Explore Norman Rockwell’s original Stockbridge studio, reinstalled to look as it did in 1960, when the artist was working on his iconic Golden Rule painting.
Contact: 413.298.4100
www.nrm.org
Location: 9 Glendale Road Stockbridge MA 01262

Norman Rockwell and the Boy Scouts of America
Norman Rockwell Museum

July 25, 2018 - October 1, 2018
Various

Look back at Norman Rockwell’s 64 year relationship with this venerable organization—the longest of his professional career.
Contact: 413.298.4100
www.nrm.org
Location: 9 Glendale Road Stockbridge MA 01262

Norman Rockwell's 323
Norman Rockwell Museum

July 25, 2018 - October 1, 2018
Various

This intimate connection with Rockwell’s art made his images a part of the fabric of American lives. This comprehensive exhibition of original Saturday Evening Post cover tear sheets features each of Norman Rockwell’s illustrations for the publication, created between 1916 and 1963.
Contact: 860.435.4866
www.nrm.org
Location: 9 Glendale Road Stockbridge MA 01262

Dawn DeDeaux and Lonnie Holley: Thumbs Up for the Mothership
MASS MoCA

August 1, 2018 - December 1, 2018
Various

The show features individual works as well as a collaborative installation by New Orleans conceptual artist Dawn DeDeaux and Alabamian self-taught sculptor and musician Lonnie Holley. Deeply influenced by their southern roots, both artists mine the landscapes around them and engage in dialogues around issues of ecology and social justice.
Contact: 413.662.2111
www.massmoca.org
Location: 1040 Mass MoCA Way North Adams MA 01247

Liz Glynn: The Archaeology of Another Possible Future
MASS MoCA

August 1, 2018 - December 1, 2018
Various

Los Angeles-based artist Liz Glynn presents her most ambitious project to date. View the sprawling sculptural experience of sight, sensation, sound, and scent stretching nearly a football field in length.
Contact: 413.662.2111
www.massmoca.org
Location: 1040 MASS MoCA Way North Adams MA 01247

Jack Rosenberg I.D.Entity
Five Points Gallery

August 23, 2018 - September 29, 2018
Various

This exhibit is all about things that you can identify with, a clock, a chair...the sun. Opening reception will be held on August 24 from 6 PM to 8:30 PM.
Contact: 860.618.7222
www.fivepointsgallery.org
Location: 33 Main Street Torrington CT 06790

Personal Identities & Creatures/Gig Lavery
Five Points Gallery

August 23, 2018 - September 29, 2018
Various

Personal Identities is a group exhibit, featuring local artists of all ages and located in the west gallery. Creatures/Gig Lavery is curated by Pete Waite and will be in the top gallery of the studio.
Contact: 860.618.7222
www.fivepointsgallery.org
Location: 17 Water Street Torrington CT 06790

Bill Merklein
Kent Memorial Library

September 1, 2018 - October 29, 2018
Various

The exhibit is called “A Rambling Brush". Take a chance to meet the artist on September 29 from 2 PM to 4 PM at the opening reception and artist talk.
Contact: 860.927.3761
www.kentmemoriallibrary.org
Location: 32 North Main Street Kent CT 06757

Jeff Joyce
Standard Space

September 1, 2018 - September 30, 2018
Various

Jeff Joyce’s work makes explicit reference to the history of pastoral painting and the nature cult of the Romantic Movement. He pays particular homage to Nordic symbolist landscapes, where meaning is hidden and revealed by the act of painting. The opening reception will be held on September 1 from 5:30 PM to 8 PM.
Contact: 917.627.3261
www.standardspace.net
Location: 147 Main Street Sharon CT 06069

Distinctions in Glass
Schantz Galleries

September 2, 2018 - September 26, 2018
Various

These unique artists highlight the diversity of technique, form, and aesthetic which glass allows the maker. The opening reception will be held August 2 from 6 PM to 7:30 PM. There will also be a dinner with the artist to follow at the Red Lion Inn.
Contact: 413.298.3044
www.schantzgalleries.com
Location: 3 Elm Street Stockbridge MA 01262

Shared Visions: Landscapes & Urban Scenes by the Green Pond Painters
Five Points Gallery

September 6, 2018 - September 30, 2018
Various

Enjoy beautifully created artwork by various artists. The opening reception will be held on Friday September 14 from 5:30 PM to 8 PM.
Contact: 860.618.7222
www.fivepointsgallery.org
Location: 17 Water Street Torrington CT 06790

2018 Annual Housatonic Heritage Walk
Housatonic Heritage

September 8, 2018 - September 29, 2018
Various

The interpretive Walks connect people to the nature and history of the area; and when people know the history and appreciate the sites, they become advocates for them. The Heritage Walk features industrial site ruins, a canoe trip on the river, and Native American and African-American history walks.
Contact: 860.435.9505
www.housatonicheritage.org
Location: Berkshire County and Litchfield County

Forest, Field, and Water: A History of the Hotchkiss Landscape
Hotchkiss School

September 8, 2018 - October 21, 2018
Various

Curators Joan Baldwin and Rosemary Davis tell the story of a landscape inhabited for thousands of years, a place with much to teach us. The exhibit examines the Hotchkiss property from glaciation to Native American hunting grounds, from proposed town center to farm fields, to today’s campus. The opening reception will be held on September 15 from 4 PM to 6 PM.
Contact: 860.435.2591
www.hotchkiss.org
Location: 11 Interlaken Road Lakeville CT 06039

Susan Rand - Direct Obervations
Hotchkiss Library of Sharon

September 8, 2018 - October 31, 2018
Various

This event is part of the Sharon Art Walk. The opening reception will be held on September 8 from 4 PM to 7 PM.
Contact: 860.364.5041
www.hotchkisslibrary.org
Location: 10 Upper Main Street Sharon CT 06069

HIR
Shakespeare & Company

September 13, 2018 - October 7, 2018
Various

HIR, a darkly uproarious comedy, tells the story of a son coming back from the military to find his family turned completely upside down.
Contact: 413.637.3353
www.web.ovationtix.com
Location: 70 Kemble Street Lenox MA 01240

Joshua Rosenblat
The Re Institute

September 15, 2018 - October 20, 2018
Various

With a thematic focus on people in public spaces, Joshua Rosenblatt’s upcoming exhibition puts on display the artist’s close, intimate observations of emotional snapshots between people, in a single moment.
Contact: 518.567.5359
www.thereinstitute.com
Location: 1395 Boston Corners Road Millerton NY 12546

Bejewled
Carrie Haddad Gallery

September 19, 2018 - November 4, 2018
Various

Bejeweled is a collection of rich and rare rare non-representational painting, mixed media and sculpture. The artists' reception will be held on Saturday, September 22 from 5 PM to 7 PM.
Contact: 518.828.1915
www.carriehaddadgallery.com
Location: 622 Warren Street Hudson NY 12534

Stars of American Ballet
Jacob's Pillow & Dance Festival

September 22, 2018 - September 26, 2018
Various

New York City Ballet principal dancer Daniel Ulbricht has curated this show, which features an all-star cast of his company-mates, revisiting dances choreographed by legendary Bernstein collaborator Jerome Robbins. Boldfaced selections like “Suite of Dances,” “Interplay” and “Concertino” lead the program.
Contact: 413.243.0745
www.jacobspillow.org
Location: 358 George Carter Road Becket MA 01223

Comfort Me With Color
Cornwall Library

September 22, 2018 - November 10, 2018
Various

The show is of oil paintings by Joelle Sander. The paintings will be on sale. Opening reception will be held on Saturday September 22 from 3 PM to 5 PM.
Contact: 860.672.6874
www.cornwalllibrary.org
Location: 30 Pine Street Cornwall CT 06753

The Unexpected Guest
Warner Theatre

September 22, 2018 - September 30, 2018
Various

Lost in the fog, a stranger seeks refuge in a nearby house only to find a man shot dead and his wife standing over him with a smoking gun. But the woman’s dazed confession is anything but convincing and the unexpected guest decides to help.
Contact: 860.489.7180
www.warnertheatre.org
Location: 68 Main Street Torrington CT 06790

Megan Berk: Tim Paintings
David M. Hunt Library

September 22, 2018 - October 13, 2018
Various

The opening reception will be held on September 22 from 4 PM to 6 PM.
Contact: 860.824.7424
www.huntlibrary.org
Location: 63 Main Street Falls Village CT 06031

Canary Syndrome
Ferrin Contemporary Art Gallery

September 27, 2018 - November 4, 2018
Various

This exhibition will be featuring the recent works by Elizabeth Alexander, Evan Hauser, Elliot Kayser, Steven Young Lee, Beth Lipman, Livia Marin, Paul Scott, Bouke de Vries and Jason Walker.
Contact: 413.346.4004
www.ferrincontemporary.com
Location: 1315 Mass MoCA Way, North Adams MA 01247

The Manhattan Short Film Festival
Berkshire Museum

September 28, 2018 - October 1, 2018
Various

The nine Manhattan Short finalists hail from eight countries with films from Austria, Canada, Germany, Hungary, Kosovo, New Zealand, USA, and two films from the United Kingdom.
Contact: 413.443.7171
www.berkshiremuseum.org
Location: 39 South Street Pittsfield MA 01201

Mark Seliger: Platinum Prints
KMR Arts

September 29, 2018 - December 29, 2018
Various

Mark Seliger is among the most sought after editorial, celebrity, and fashion photographers working today. The Platinum Print exhibition at KMR Arts highlights Seliger’s love of the photographic darkroom. The opening reception will be held on October 6, from 3 PM to 6 PM.
Contact: 860.868.7533
www.kmrarts.com
Location: 2 Titus Rd #1 Washington Depot CT 06794

A Sense of Place
Argazzi Art

September 30, 2018 - November 25, 2018
Various

Sense of place: a characteristic that some geographical places have and some do not. It is often used in relation to those qualities that make a place special or unique...as well as those that foster a sense of human attachment and belonging. The opening reception will be held on Saturday, October 6 from 5 PM to 7 PM.
Contact: 860.435.8222
www.argazziart.com
Location: 22 Millerton Road Lakeville, CT 06039

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

Mass Cast
Schantz Gallery

October 6, 2018 - October 28, 2018

This is an exhibition of cast and cut works by some of the leading Massachusetts artists working in glass. The opening reception will be held on Friday, October 6 from 6 PM to 7:30 PM.
Contact: 413.298.3044
www.schantzgalleries.com
Location: 3 Elm Street Stockbridge MA 01262

Ghost of a Dream
Standard Space

October 6, 2018 - November 4, 2018
Various

Ghost of a Dream is curated by Camille Roccanova. The exhibit is created entirely from discarded playing cards used in American casinos; their precise collages form intense patterns that echo the repetitive processes people use to attain their dreams.
Contact: 917.627.3261
www.standardspace.net
Location: 147 Main Street Sharon CT 06069

Digging Deeper: An Autumn Afternoon with Linda Allard
The Garden Conservancy

October 13, 2018
1 PM - 3 PM

Join owner Linda Allard as she leads an intimate group through her extraordinary garden. She will talk about the design ideas and choice plants that make the autumn here so spectacular, as well as some of the sustainable techniques used to keep her garden so healthy and lush.
Contact: 845.424.6500
www.gardenconservancy.org
Location: 156 Wykeham Road Washington CT 06793

Eric Forstmann - Pale Shirts
Eckert Fine Art

October 13, 2018 - November 25, 2018
Various

The opening reception will be held on October 13 from 3 PM to 7 PM.
Contact: 860.592.0353
www.janeeckertfineart.com
Location: 12 Old Barn Road Unit 1 Kent CT 06757

Ann
WAM Theatre

October 19, 2018 - October 28, 2018
Various

A one woman tour-de-force, Ann is a hilarious and spirited portrait of Ann Richards, legendary Governor of Texas. Written by award-winning actress and writer Holland Taylor (Two and a Half Men), Ann is an inspiring play that brings us face to face with the complex, colorful, and captivating character, with a personality bigger than the state she governed.
Contact: 413.274.8122
www.wamtheatre.com
Location: 70 Kemble Street Lenox MA 01240

Suffering from Realness
MASS MoCA

March 1, 2019 - June 1, 2019
Various

Suffering from Realness explores the politics of representation — and the ways in which artists use the body to grasp at and re-center the “aura of realness” in an age of uncertainty.
Contact: 413.662.2111
www.massmoca.org
Location: 1040 MASS MoCA Way North Adams MA 01247

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