An exhibition titled “Toulouse-Lautrec and Paris” will be on display at The Clark Art Institute in Williamstown, MA from February 1 through April 26, 2009, which will feature most of the Clark’s extensive collection of works by Toulouse-Lautrec plus his contempories, Degas, Bonnard, Forain, and Steinlein.
Archives for December 2008
Berkshire Theatre Festival’s 2009 schedule, dedicated to William Gibson, includes plays by Neil Simon, Brian Friel, Paul D’Andrea and Jon Klein, Henrik Ibsen, and Charlie Smalls, plus the fourth annual presentation of Dickens’ A Christmas Carol.
Tanglewood Jazz Festival, scheduled for Labor Day weekend Sept. 4-6, 2009 in the Berkshires at Lenox, MA, will feature performances by Paquito d’Rivera, Regina Carter, Nnenna Freelon, Kenny Barron, Mulgrew Miller, John Pizzarelli, Jessica Molaskey, Dave Holland, Jon Faddis, and Harolyn Blackwell.
Barrington Stage Company, Pittsfield, MA is conducting a series of workshops for adults and children in the Berkshires of New England.
Frances Benn Hall’s review of the Dec. 13, 2008 performance of A Christmas Carol at Berkshire Theatre Festival, Staockbridge, MA, adapted by Eric Hill, directed by him and E. Gray Simons lll.
Playwright William Gibson’s 90th birthday celebrated at Berkshire Theatre Festival with dramatic reading of his play “Jonah.”
Shakespeare and Co. adds winter season to its Berkshires theatre schedule with Bad Dates, written by Theresa Rebeck and starring Elizabeth Aspenleider, January 9 through March 8, 2009.
Conservatory at Shakespeare and Co. ends it second season with two performances of Shakespeare’s Twelfth Night at the company’s new Elayne P. Bernstein Theatre in Lenox.
The choreography of Ulysses Dove will be performed by Pacific Northwest Ballet of Seattle, Oregon, at Jacob’s Pillow in the Ted Shawn Theatre, August 19 – 23, 2009.
The Boston Symphony Orchestra has launched a music download service, making a selection of tracks of historic BSO, Pops, Chamber Players, and Tanglewood Music Center Orchestra recordings available in both standard MP3 and HD Surround formats