Next Stage and Apron Theater Company present Eleemosynary

10/17/2014 11:44 PM EDT
Photos for Apron a Theater Company's upcoming production of Eleemosynary October 16-25 at Next Stage. 
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Aglet Theatre Company: Rom-com gets staged reading
10/14/2014 12:10 AM EDT - SHEFFIELD -- Aglet Theatre Company continues its first full season in the Berkshires on Saturday with Tony Award-winning playwright Joe DiPietro’s romantic comedy, "The Last Romance. Full Story

Arts News in Brief
10/11/2014 10:51 AM EDT - Session Americana with Jefferson Hamer at the VAE NORTH BENNINGTON -- The Vermont Arts Exchange (VAE) is excited to welcome Session Americana with Jefferson Hamer, performing for the first time at VAE's Basement Music Series. The performance is Friday, Oct. 17: Doors open at 7 p.m. Full Story

Berkshires After Dark: Weekend events honor nightlife of the '60s, '70s and '80s
10/09/2014 08:56 AM EDT - PITTSFIELD -- Just call it a throwback weekend. The city will host two special events that hearken back to the height of nightlife in the 1960s, ‘70s and ‘80s. Full Story

BIFF: 2015 film festival seeks submissions
10/04/2014 12:10 AM EDT - GREAT BARRINGTON -- Berkshire International Film Festival (BIFF) is seeking feature, documentary and short films submissions for its 10th anniversary event May 27-31 at the Triplex Cinema and Mahaiwe Theatre in Great Barrington, as well as the Beacon Cinema in Pittsfield and other venues throughout Great Barrington and Pittsfield. Full Story

Barrington Stage Company 2015 Mainstage Season: 'LaMancha,' 'Yonkers' slated
10/04/2014 12:06 PM EDT - PITTSFIELD -- Broadway veteran and Barrington Stage Company associate artist Jeff McCarthy will star in and BSC founding artistic director Julianne Boyd will direct the musical "Man of LaMancha" on Barrington Stage Company's Boyd-Quinson Mainstage next summer (dates to be announced). Full Story

Glassworks open for Fall Open Studio Weekend
10/03/2014 09:42 AM EDT - READSBORO Readsboro Glassworks welcomes visitors during Vermont Fall Open Studio Weekend, October 4-5, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. The Vermont Craft Council's Fall Open Studio Weekend is a statewide celebration of the visual arts that offers a unique opportunity for visitors to meet a wide variety of artists and craftspeople in their studios. Full Story

Sally Rogers and Claudia Schmidt together at the Meetinghouse Café
10/02/2014 10:10 PM EDT - Sally Rogers and Claudia Schmidt, both well known for their vibrant folk performances, will be at Bennington’s Meetinghouse Café of the Unitarian Universalist Fellowship on tonight, Oct.3. The concert begins at 8 p.m. Tickets are $18. The Fellowship is located at 108 School Street in downtown Bennington. Full Story

Folk art and modern meet
10/02/2014 10:09 PM EDT - On Sunday, October 5, at 2 pm, Jamie Franklin, curator at the Bennington Museum, will give a thought-provoking talk on the intersection of Folk Art and Modernism, a concept that strongly influenced the current exhibit Alice Neel/Erastus Salisbury Field: Painting the People. This presentation and gallery talk is free and open to the public. Full Story

Nethercott to read from his second mystery
10/01/2014 09:33 PM EDT - BRATTLEBORO -- Before Michael Nethercott was signed to St. Martin's Press for his burgeoning mystery series, he spent time acting, singing, reciting poetry, clowning and organizing the annual Forest of Mystery at Bonnyvale Environmental Education Center. Full Story

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Tom Dugan: The man behind the man who hunted Nazis

NEW YORK (AP) — Tom Dugan's favorite review of his work wasn't in a newspaper or on TV. It was uttered by a teen after a performance of his one-man play "Wiesenthal. Full Story