Dance

Dorrance Dance: The Blues Project

'62 Center for Theatre and Dance

March 3, 2017 8:00 PM

A collaboration between Dorrance Dance, led by the extraordinary choreographer Michelle Dorrance, and award-winning musician and composer Toshi Reagon.

Lava

MASS MoCA

April 15, 2017 3:00 PM

Earth mother dance

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

From Up on Poppy Hill

The Clark Art Institute

February 22, 2017

Goro Miyazaki’s post-war film explores a friendship between high-school students Umi and Shun.

La La Land

Images Cinema

February 10 - February 23, 2017

La La Land is a full singing and dancing musical that manages to feel classic and modern at the same time. Nominated for 14 Oscars!

MASH

Oldcastle Theatre Company

February 23, 2017 7:00 PM

Film Series at Oldcastle: The first in our Robert Altman Series: MASH

Everybody Knows…Elizabeth Murray

MASS MoCA

February 23, 2017 7:30 PM

The visionary American artist broke through notorious art world barriers to become one of the outstanding painters of our time.

Equinox Flower

The Clark Art Institute

February 26, 2017

A film in which color—red in particular—is a prime character.

Free: Only Yesterday

The Clark Art Institute

March 1, 2017 6:00 PM - March 1, 2017 12:20 AM

City girl Taeko visits country relatives and wonders if she’s been true to the dreams of her childhood self

20th Century Woman

Images Cinema

February 24 - March 2, 2017

A film that honors the director’s mother, radiantly portrayed by Annette Bening, and the late 70s milieu of his youth.

A Small Good Thing

March 4, 2017 2:30 AM - March 4, 2017 5:30 AM

Producer Paula Kirk will host a Q&A following the screening. Admission is free.

Film: Miss Hokusai

The Clark Art Institute

March 11, 2017 2:00 PM - March 11, 2017 3:30 PM

A remarkable story of the daughter behind one of history’s most famous artists.

Miss Hokusai

The Clark Art Institute

March 12, 2017 - March 12, 2017 12:30 AM

Screening at 12noon and 8pm. A remarkable story of the daughter behind one of history’s most famous artists.

Film Series: Nashville

Oldcastle Theatre Company

March 30, 2017 7:00 PM - March 30, 2017 9:00 PM

Nashville is a 1975 American satirical musical comedy-drama film directed by Robert Altman.

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.

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.

Performing Artists in Residence

The Clark Art Institute

February 19, 2017 2:00 PM - February 19, 2017 3:30 PM

Artistic co-directors Edward Arron and Jeewon Park perform Ludwig van Beethoven’s Complete Sonatas for Cello and Piano.

Guitarist Benjamin Verdery

Williams College Department of Music

February 22, 2017 8:00 PM

Benjamin Verdery performs a concert of solo guitar as part of the music department’s Visiting Artist Series.

Matt Edwards & Buck2Fifty

Oldcastle Theatre Company

February 24, 2017 8:00 PM - February 24, 2017 10:00 PM

Matt Edwards is a pianist, singer and his legendary group Buck2Fifty featuring some of the finest musicians in the area

Milton with Long Journey

The Tavern at the Williams Inn

February 25, 2017 6:00 PM

“Milton has the pitch and rhythm to carry the day, and his sophisticated lyrics keep listeners coming back for more.” – The New York Times

Sam Cohen

MASS MoCA

February 25, 2017 8:00 PM

“Vintage, sunny psychedelia.” — Pitchfork

Dorrance Dance: The Blues Project

'62 Center for Theatre and Dance

March 3, 2017 8:00 PM

A collaboration between Dorrance Dance, led by the extraordinary choreographer Michelle Dorrance, and award-winning musician and composer Toshi Reagon.

Concert: Duo Yumeno

Clark Art Institute

March 18, 2017 3:00 PM - March 18, 2017 4:00 PM

New York-based koto/shamisen player and singer Yoko Reikano Kimura and cellist Hikaru Tamaki, presents a special, site-specific program.

Miracle Legion

MASS MoCA

April 8, 2017 8:00 PM

Before local favorite Mark Mulcahy rose to kids’ television fame with Polaris and The Adventures of Pete & Pete, he fronted Miracle Legion, a band whose sublime jangly guitar rock made them college radio stalwarts from the mid-’80s to the late ’90s. They got back in the saddle for a tour last summer and will […]

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)

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.

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

Met Live in HD: Rusalka

The Clark Art Institute

February 25, 2017 12:55 PM - February 25, 2017 5:00 PM

Kristine Opolais stars in the role that helped launch her international career, the mythical Rusalka, who sings the haunting “Song to the Moon.”

Saint Joan Encore

The Clark Art Institute

March 4, 2017 12:30 PM - March 4, 2017 4:30 PM

Bernard Shaw’s classic play follows the life and trial of a young country girl who declares a bloody mission to drive the English from France.

Met Live in HD: LA TRAVIATA

The Clark Art Institute

March 11, 2017 12:55 PM - March 11, 2017 4:00 PM

Sonya Yoncheva sings one of opera’s most beloved heroines, the tragic courtesan Violetta, a role in which she triumphed on the Met stage in 2015.

National Theatre Live: Amadeus

The Clark Art Institute

March 19, 2017 1:00 PM - March 19, 2017 4:30 PM

Lucian Msamati (Luther, Game of Thrones, NT Live: The Comedy of Errors) plays Salieri in Peter Shaffer’s iconic play.

Met Live in HD: IDOMENEO

The Clark Art Institute

March 25, 2017 12:55 PM - March 25, 2017 5:15 PM

Mozart’s first operatic masterpiece returns to the Met in the classic Jean-Pierre Ponnelle production, conducted by Music Director James Levine.

Met Live in HD: LA TRAVIATA: ENCORE

The Clark Art Institute

April 2, 2017 1:00 PM - April 2, 2017 4:00 PM

Sonya Yoncheva sings one of opera’s most beloved heroines, the tragic courtesan Violetta, a role in which she triumphed on the Met stage in 2015.

The Met: Live in HD: La Traviata

The Clark Art Institute

April 2, 2017 1:00 PM - April 2, 2017 4:00 PM

Sonya Yoncheva sings one of opera’s most beloved heroines, the tragic courtesan Violetta.

Met Live in HD: EUGENE ONEGIN

The Clark Art Institute

April 22, 2017 12:55 PM - April 22, 2017 5:00 PM

Tchaikovsky’s setting of Pushkin’s timeless verse novel is presented on the Met stage in Deborah Warner’s moving production.

Met Live in HD: DER ROSENKAVALIER

The Clark Art Institute

May 13, 2017 11:30 AM - 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

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Family Programs

From Up on Poppy Hill

The Clark Art Institute

February 22, 2017

Goro Miyazaki’s post-war film explores a friendship between high-school students Umi and Shun.

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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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