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    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

    Bank robber who bummed cigarette gets 10 years

    PITTSBURGH (AP) — A bank robber who stopped during his escape to bum a cigarette off a construction worker has been sentenced to 10 years in prison by a federal judge in Pittsburgh. Full Story