Dance

The Francesca Harper Project

MASS MoCA

June 30, 2017

Francesca Harper choreographs a site-specific dance work in response to Nick Cave’s expansive installation Until.

H.T. Chen and Dancers

'62 Center for Theatre and Dance

A new work, South of Gold Mountain, is an interpretation based on the images and oral histories of the Chinese who settled in the southern states prior to WWII.

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Film

Bionic Stride

Images Cinema

April 29, 2017 2:30 PM - April 29, 2017 3:30 PM

Bionic Stride follows double above knee amputee Clara Gardner as she travels from the U.S. to Australia for transformative surgery.

Exhibition on Screen: The Artist’s Garden

The Clark Art Institute

April 30, 2017 3:00 PM - April 30, 2017 4:30 PM

American Impressionism and the Garden Movement from the Florence Griswold Museum in Connecticut, widely considered a home of American Impressionism.

Oldcastle Film Series: A Bold Peace

Oldcastle Theatre Company

May 3, 2017 7:00 PM - May 3, 2017 9:00 PM

A Bold Peace juxtaposes the national policy of demilitarization with their investment in education, health, and the environment.

Science on Screen: Jurassic Park

Images Cinema

May 13, 2017 2:00 PM

Introduced by Williams College Assistant Professor of Geosciences Phoebe Cohen with a presentation on “Beyond Jurassic Park: What’s paleontology really about?”

Film Series: McCabe and Mrs. Miller

Oldcastle Theatre Company

McCabe & Mrs. Miller reimagines the American West as a muddy frontier filled with hustlers, opportunists, and corporate sharks

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Music

Hootenanny

Lickety Split at MASS MoCA

Enjoy coffee or breakfast while listening to some impromptu tunes at this weekly Saturday morning gathering.

BRASS BASH with the Williams Brass Ensemble

Williams College Department of Music

April 27, 2017 7:00 PM

Williams Brass Ensemble Director David Wharton leads the group in a celebration of brass, including Henry Purcell’s Trumpet Tune and Air.

Songs from Sardinia and Corsica

Saint John's Episcopal Church

April 28, 2017 7:30 PM - April 28, 2017 9:30 PM

Songs and polyphonic chant from Corsica and Sardinia, declared by Unesco a “Masterpiece of the Oral and Intangible Heritage of Humanity.”

My Bubba

MASS MoCA

May 6, 2017 8:00 PM

The captivating nordic duo My Bubba “sound like their generation’s Simon and Garfunkel. With just a guitar and vocals, they are mesmerizing in their softer than soft, lilting songs.” (No Depression)

Steve Ross in Concert

The Clark Art Institute

May 7, 2017 3:00 PM - May 7, 2017 4:30 PM

A concert celebrating many of the composers and musicians who created the American popular songbook, Broadway show tunes, and classic standards.

Shaker Barn Music: Dom Flemons

Hancock Shaker Village

June 16, 2017 7:00 AM - June 16, 2017 9:00 AM

American roots music in an historic barn in the Berkshires.

Mil’s Trills

MASS MoCA

June 17, 2017 2:00 PM

Mil’s Trills is voice and bass and electric ukulele and keys and drums — a cornucopia of kid-friendly music.

Solid Sound Festival 2017

MASS MoCA

June 23 - June 25, 2017

Wilco takes over MASS MoCA with this curated festival featuring the best emerging bands, art, and comedy.

My Morning Jacket

MASS MoCA

August 12, 2017 7:30 PM

From psychedelic to soul to classic rock and roll, My Morning Jacket’s range remains steadfast throughout the band’s sixteen years.

FreshGrass Festival 2017

MASS MoCA

September 15 - September 17, 2017

FreshGrass is rich in both traditional and cutting-edge bluegrass, presented in a wide array of venues tucked appropriately into a 19th-century factory turned 21st-century museum.

Party in the Park

North Adams

Annual summer concert series that is free and open the public.

Tanglewood

Lenox

Symphony on the lawn, with crystal and silver picnics.

BarN

Concert Venue

An intimate setting for acoustic music.

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Theatre

Into the Woods

The Clark Art Institute

April 28, 2017 7:30 PM - April 28, 2017 9:00 PM

A collaboration with Williams College’s Cap & Bells.

Into the Woods

The Clark Art Institute

April 29, 2017 7:30 PM - April 29, 2017 9:00 PM

A collaboration with Williams College’s Cap and Bells.

The Met: Der Rosenkavalier

The Clark Art Institute

May 13, 2017 12:30 PM - May 13, 2017 5:30 PM

The dream cast of Renée Fleming as the Marschallin and Elīna Garanča as Octavian star in Strauss’s grandest opera.

Carl Hancock Rux

MASS MoCA

June 16, 2017 8:00 PM

An evening of spoken word and poetry created in response to Nick Cave’s installation Until.

The Roommate

Williamstown Theatre Festival

June 27 - July 6, 2017

Golden Globe and Emmy Award winner S. Epatha Merkerson and Golden Globe and Emmy Award nominee Jane Kaczmarek star in this absorbing comedy about self-discovery.

The Model American

Williamstown Theatre Festival

June 28 - July 9, 2017

In 2017, what does it take for an immigrant to achieve the American Dream? With humor and humanity, playwright Jason Kim (HBO’s “Girls”) explores this question.

Where Storms are Born

Williamstown Theatre Festival

July 12 - July 23, 2017

Obie Award winner and Tony Award nominee Liesl Tommy directs 2016 WTF Playwright-in-Residence Harrison David Rivers’ world premiere play.

Oldcastle Theatre Company Presents: Mauritius

Oldcastle Theatre Company

July 21 - July 23, 2017

Tingling suspense follows with Theresa Rebeck’s “Mauritius,” a tension filled exploration of the seemingly benign hobby of stamp collecting.

The Clean House

Williamstown Theatre Festival

July 19 - July 29, 2017

Tony Award nominee Jessica Hecht leads the cast in this heartfelt comedy by Pulitzer Prize finalist Sarah Ruhl.

Oldcastle Theatre Company Presents: Mauritius

Oldcastle Theatre Company

July 26 - July 30, 2017

Tingling suspense follows with Theresa Rebeck’s “Mauritius,” a tension filled exploration of the seemingly benign hobby of stamp collecting.

Moscow Moscow Moscow Moscow Moscow

Williamstown Theatre Festival

July 26 - August 6, 2017

by Halley Feiffer Directed by Trip Cullman WORLD PREMIERE You’ve known Olga, Masha and Irina for nearly one hundred and seventeen years. But this summer, they are, like, unhappy for reals. Obie Award winner and Drama Desk nominee Trip Cullman directs Outer Critics Award nominee and Theater World Award Winner Halley Feiffer’s world premiere: a contemporary adaptation of Chekhov’s Three […]

Oldcastle Theatre Company Presents: Mauritius

Oldcastle Theatre Company

August 2 - August 6, 2017

Tingling suspense follows with Theresa Rebeck’s “Mauritius,” a tension filled exploration of the seemingly benign hobby of stamp collecting.

Oldcastle Theatre Presents: A Comedy of Tenors

Oldcastle Theatre Company

August 18, 2017 7:30 PM - August 18, 2017 9:30 PM

Picture one hotel suite, four tenors, two wives, three girlfriends, and a soccer stadium filled with screaming fans. What could go wrong?

A Legendary Romance

Williamstown Theatre Festival

August 3 - August 20, 2017

Emmy Award winner and Tony Award nominee Lonny Price directs an intimate new musical that delivers us to the intersection of loyalty, love, and ambition.

Actually

Williamstown Theatre Festival

August 9 - August 20, 2017

Lileana Blain-Cruz directs Anna Ziegler’s deeply felt and relevant world premiere play about intimacy and responsibility, power and provocation, privilege and protocol.

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Family Programs

Mil’s Trills

MASS MoCA

June 17, 2017 2:00 PM

Mil’s Trills is voice and bass and electric ukulele and keys and drums — a cornucopia of kid-friendly music.

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Classes & Workshops

Sonatina Piano Camps

Bennington, VT

Immersive piano camps for adults and children of all level. 10- and 5-day piano camps for adults and 4 week piano camps for children in the summer.

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