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Berkshire, Barrington Stage Companies Look Forward to Summer Return
By Brittany Polito, iBerkshires Staff
04:04AM / Monday, March 29, 2021
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PITTSFIELD, Mass. — The past year of pandemic was a markedly difficult year for the arts, but local theaters are looking forward to COVID-19-friendly programming in the new year.   "It's been a year of trying to understand what a government's role is in taking care of us, not only in terms of our health but in terms of society, justice, and for all of these things to be happening at once," Berkshire Theatre Group's Artistic Director Kate Maguire said. "The only thing I know is that when we do start leaving our houses, we're going to be faced with different realities, and I think we should all be trying to create something really better for the

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Tanglewood To Hold Summer Season
04:08PM / Friday, March 19, 2021
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LENOX, Mass. — Tanglewood announced Friday that they planned to reopen for in-person audiences this summer after closing for the 2020 season   The Boston Symphony Orchestra, which owns and operates Tanglewood, announced that the festival will welcome in-person audiences back for live performances in the summer of 2021, following the necessary closure of the festival in 2020, due to the COVID-19 pandemic.    This announcement takes place following a meeting of the BSO Board of Trustees on Thursday, March 18, where the decision to move forward with a summer season at Tanglewood met with unanimous approval.   Running from July 9 to Aug. 16, the 2021 Tanglewood

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Mahaiwe Adds Virtual Drama and Art to Programming Schedule
09:24AM / Friday, March 19, 2021
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GREAT BARRINGTON, Mass.—The Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center announced the addition of six virtual screenings from the entertainment outfit BY Experience to its programming schedule: art documentary "Frida La Vida," March 17 to 23; "War Horse" from London's National Theatre, March 31 to April 6; "Kinky Boots" from London's West End, April 14 to 20; art documentary "Secret Impressionists," April 28 to May 4; "42nd Street from London's West End," May 12 to 18; and art documentary "Hermitage – The Power of Art," May 26 to June 1.   BY Experience produces Mahaiwe's popular in-theater HD screening series

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Jacob's Pillow Plans Festival 2021, Theater Renovations
By Brittany Polito, iBerkshires Staff
10:16AM / Wednesday, March 17, 2021
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BECKET, Mass. — After a year of pandemic struggles and a devastating fire, Jacob's Pillow is looking at a bright horizon in 2021.

The year 2020 saw the Pillow's first season cancellation in 88 years and ended in tragedy when the Doris Duke Theatre burned down in November.

"Sometimes I think it was a physical manifestation of everything people in our field were feeling," Executive and Artistic Director Pamela Tatge said in regard to the fire.

"In other words, so many people in the arts ecology, both artists and workers lost their work, lost their livelihoods, we canceled the performances by 15 companies last summer. So, to have the fire, destroy a place that

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Berkshire Museum Temporarily Closes After Positive COVID-19 Test
12:18PM / Monday, March 15, 2021
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PITTSFIELD, Mass. The Berkshire Museum has temporarily closed  after becoming aware of a positive COVID-19 case within the building.   Museum staff made the decision to close Sunday after learning someone who had recently been on site had tested positive for the Coronavirus. All visitors with reservations during the closure will be contacted by the museum to reschedule or refund their tickets.   The Museum will reopen Thursday, March 18   Museum staff were notified the afternoon of Sunday, March 14 that an individual who had recently been on site tested positive for COVID-19. Visitors, staff, and contractors who may have interacted with the individual will be contacted

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Hancock Shaker Village New Staff Appointed
03:15PM / Friday, March 12, 2021
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PITTSFIELD, Mass. — Hancock Shaker Village announced the appointments of Linda Johnson as Curator and Brenda Lynch as Director of Development, a newly created position.   "We are so pleased to welcome these dynamic professionals, who will help the Village advance its goals of not only preserving the legacy and material culture of the Shakers, but providing deeper connections to the museum's extraordinary content through access to its collections, exhibitions, programs, and landscape," said Jennifer Trainer Thompson, director of Hancock Shaker Village.   Johnson will oversee the 22,000 object collection, which includes the largest single collection (25) of

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EfoolsAll and FunBerkshire Comedy Event
08:02AM / Friday, March 12, 2021
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PITTSFIELD, Mass. — Entrepreneurship for All (EforAll) Berkshire County is collaborating with 1Berkshire for an April Fool's Comedy program to benefit the Berkshire County COVID-19 Relief Fund run by Berkshire United Way and the Berkshire Taconic Community Foundation.   Punnily named "EfoolsAll and FunBerkshire," the event will be presented by the Laugh Dealers, recent graduates of EforAll Berkshire County's Business Accelerator program.  The show will include the duo's "digital impersonations" and four nationally-known stand-up comedians: Steven Rogers (Late Show with Stephen Colbert) Seth Brown (High Mud Comedy Fest at MassMOCA) Isabel

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Ventfort Hall: Colfax And Fowler, Legendary Designers of the English Country House Style
08:05AM / Tuesday, March 09, 2021
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LENOX, Mass. —  A curator who specializes in historic decoration, Lisa Singleton Boudiette, will give her talk on "Colfax & Fowler, Legendary Designers of the English Country House Style."     She will give her visual presentation via Zoom offered by Ventfort Hall Mansion & Gilded Age Museum on Friday, March 12 at 11:00 as part of its Morning Diversions series.   According to a press release, three key personalities were the initial players that formed the Colfax & Fowler story and direction that the firm took. John Fowler was a self-taught decorator fascinated with the architecture and styles of the eighteenth century who started his

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Mahaiwe Announces 'Rhapsody in Black' Virtual Play
09:05AM / Friday, March 05, 2021
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GREAT BARRINGTON, Mass.— The Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center is presenting the virtual play "Rhapsody in Black" at mahaiwe.org from Monday, March 8 through Sunday, March 14, followed by a community conversation on Zoom, Sunday, March 14 at 7pm.    Both programs are free, presented in partnership with Clinton Church Restoration, and sponsored by Berkshire Taconic Community Foundation's Bridging Divides, Healing Communities Grant.    "Through their Bridging Divides, Healing Communities grants, Berkshire Taconic Community Foundation is making it possible for the Mahaiwe to offer this program free to our entire community. LeLand Gantt has an important

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Lenox Cultural Council Awards Local Grants
12:14PM / Tuesday, February 23, 2021
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LENOX, Mass. — State Representative Smitty Pignatelli and Arlene D. Schiff, chair of the Lenox Cultural Council, announced the award of 26 grants totaling $12,600, for cultural programs in Berkshire County.   "It's the local volunteers who really make this system work," said Smitty Pignatelli. "They make limited resources go as far as possible, and they make the tough decisions about which projects should be supported. Thanks to them, the arts, sciences, and humanities are part of people's everyday lives in every community across the state."   Grants have been awarded to the following programs: Arts in Recovery for Youth; Berkshire Bach Society;

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