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Renee Zellweger answers plastic surgery rumors

10/22/2014 12:39 PM EDT
The “Bridget Jones” actress says she’s simply taken care of herself while remaining out of public eye the past few years. 
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Oscar de la Renta, legendary designer, dead at 82
10/21/2014 08:32 AM EDT - NEW YORK >>At his Fashion Week runway show in September, Oscar de la Renta sat in his usual spot: in a chair right inside the wings, where he could carefully inspect each model just as she was about to emerge in one of his sumptuous, impeccably constructed designs. Full Story

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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

Heads or tails? Coin toss decides Peru election

LIMA, Peru (AP) — A coin toss has decided the mayoral race in small town high in the Peruvian Andes after two candidates tied at the ballot box. Full Story
Steinbeck heirs fight over control of movie rights

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — John Steinbeck's heirs say a literary agency is wrongly cutting them out of negotiations over movie deals for the late Nobel Prize-winning author's books. Full Story
'Here Comes Honey Boo Boo" star Mama June dating convicted child molester

In news that could mean the end of the reality TV show; it’s been reported that “Mama June” Shannon has rekindled her romance with Mark McDaniel, who spent 10 years in prison for allegedly molesting a 8-year-old girl who was a relative of Mama June’s.