Berkshires await hurricane Sandy It’s getting windy now in the Berkshires, Monday morning Oct.29, 2012, and before it gets dark, we expect hurricane Sandy to further help in our recovery from a very dry summer, to say the least. the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) offers shelter from the storm: search for open shelters by […]Continue reading Berkshires await hurricane Sandy
Archives for October 2012
Berkshires screening of The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time An autism-friendly screening of The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time will be presented Saturday, November 3rd at 2:00pm, at the Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center in Gt. Barrington, MA. Tickets are $10 for the event, which is designed to connect people […]Continue reading Berkshires screening of The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time
Survive Hurricane Sandy in the Berkshires When we need to hunker down in the Berkshires (or anywhere else) during inclement weather, whether it is a named system like Hurricane Sandy or just a run of wind and rain or snow, we like to take advantage resources on the Internet, like the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s […]Continue reading Survive Hurricane Sandy in the Berkshires
American Life in Poetry Column 396; by Ted Kooser, U.S. Poet Laureate I’m not alone in noticing how time accelerates as we grow older, and as the seasons grow ever more brief the holidays are gone in a wink. This poem by Nancy Price about Halloween catches a little of that. She’s an Iowan whose […]Continue reading Trick or Treat, poem by Nancy Price
The 39 Steps at Shakespeare and Co. September 30, 2012 matinee performance reviewed by Frances Benn Hall The plot of this play now gracing the stage of the Bernstein Theatre at Shakespeare and Co. is one of hectic chase and pursuit, mayhem and madness. Four actors, abetted by three stage hands (honorably invisible in black) […]Continue reading The 39 Steps at Shakespeare and Co.