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THE CALENDAR • CALENDAR DIRECTORYEXHIBITIONS

Feb 12-18 Feb 19-25Feb 26-March 4 March 5-March 11 • March 12-March 18 • March 19-March 25 March 26- April 1

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DANCE


Mahaiwe • Bolshoi Ballet in HD presents “A Contemporary Evening.” The Bolshoi takes on a new challenge with Hans Van Manen’s “Frank Bridge’s Variations,” Sol León and Paul Lightfoot’s “Short Time Together” and Alexei Ratmansky’s “Russian Seasons” • 1 pm • info and tickets ($17) at www.mahaiwe.org

 

MUSIC

 

Paramount • Vermont Symphony Orchestra with legendary piano soloist Joseph Kalichstein, performing Beethoven’s second piano concerto • 3 pm • info and tickets ($20-$32; $10 for students) at www.paramountvt.org or 802-775-0903

 

Troy Savings Bank Music Hall • Barbara Nissman plays Ginastera, Liszt, Bartok, and Prokofiev. Nissman has been described as “one of the last pianists in the grand Romantic tradition” • 3 pm • 30 2nd St, Troy, NY • 518-273-8945 • info and tickets ($35/$25) at www.troymusichall.org


THEATER

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Ghent Playhouse presents “Mothers and Sons”(runs Fri-Sun, March 17-April 2) • 2 pm


Town Players of Pittsfield • “The Whale” (runs Fri, Sat, Sun from March 17-26 • 2 pm


Hubbard Hall • “The Book Club Play” (runs March 4-19 on Fri-Sun) • 2 pm


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Thursday
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MUSIC

 

Berkshire Theatre Group • On The Stage Series: Dana Louise and the Glorious Birds • 7:30 pm • at the Colonial • link to tickets ($30) at www.berkshiretheatregroup.org

Crandall Library • Live! Folklife Concert: Copley Street with Owen Marshall • 7:00-8:30 pm (doors, 6:30 pm) • Community Room • more info at 518-792-6508 x237


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MUSIC


Paramount • Dennis DeYoung and the music of Styx • 8 pm • info and tickets ($46-$66) at www.paramountvt.org or 802-775-0903

 

THEATER

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Hubbard Hall • CCS Drama Club presents “Fiddler on the Roof.” Watch high school students from Cambridge Central School perform this beloved musical theatre classic! (runs Fri-Sun, March 24-April 2) • today’s time, 7 pm • info at 518-677-2495 or www.hubbardhall.org


Ghent Playhouse presents “Mothers and Sons”(runs Fri-Sun, March 17-April 2) • 8 pm


Town Players of Pittsfield • “The Whale” (runs Fri, Sat, Sun from March 17-26 • 8 pm


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MUSIC


Clark • Mozart’s “Idomeneo” from the Met live in HD (also at the Mahaiwe, see below) • 12:55 am • in the Clark’s newly renovated, state-of-the-art auditorium • tickets ($25, $18 for students) at 413-458-0524 or www.clarkart.edu

 

Mahaiwe • Met Opera Live in HD presents Mozart’s “Idomeneo” starring Matthew Polenzani • 1 pm • info and tickets ($25/$18 students) at www.mahaiwe.org

 

MASS MoCA • Mavis Staples • 8 pm • Hunter • info and tickets ($35-$55) at massmoca.org

 

Paramount • Steep Canyon Rangers, recipients of Grammy Award for Best Bluegrass Album (2013) • 8 pm • info and tickets ($42) at www.paramountvt.org or 802-775-0903

 

THEATER

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Hubbard Hall • CCS Drama Club presents “Fiddler on the Roof.” Watch high school students from Cambridge Central School perform this beloved musical theatre classic! (runs Fri-Sun, March 24-April 2) • today’s time, 7 pm • info at 518-677-2495 or www.hubbardhall.org


Ghent Playhouse presents “Mothers and Sons”(runs Fri-Sun, March 17-April 2) • 8 pm


Town Players of Pittsfield • “The Whale” (runs Fri, Sat, Sun from March 17-26 • 8 pm

 

MISC.


Berkshire Festival of Women Writers • monthly workshop “The Elemental Journey of Purposeful Memoir with Jennifer Browdy”: today’s catalyst, “Sap Rising.” Cast yourself into the flow of your emergence as a young adult • 1:30-3:30 pm • South Berkshire Friends Meeting, 280 State Road, Great Barrington, MA • $35 • info at berkshirewomenwriters.org