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THE CALENDAR  • CALENDAR DIRECTORYEXHIBITIONS

August 11-17August 18-24 • August 25-31

SUNDAY

MONDAY
TUESDAY

WEDNESDAY
THURSDAY

FRIDAY

SATURDAY

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MUSIC


Music Mountain • Cassatt String Quartet, Paul Katz, Cello, Pei Shan, Piano • 3 pm • Gordon Hall

 

West Point Organist Craig Williams • 3 pm • $10 • Round Lake Auditorium, 2 Wesley Ave., Round Lake, NY

 

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Ancram Opera House • “The Brothers Size” • 3 pm


Barrington Stage:
—“If I Forget” • 3 pm
—“Fall Springs” • 5 pm


Berkshire Theatre Group • George Gershwin Alone” • 2 pm


Dorset Theatre Festival • “Slow Food” • 2 pm


Mac-Haydn • “Oklahoma” • 2 & 7 pm


Oldcastle • “Judevine” • 2 pm


Shakespeare & Co.:
—“Coriolanus” • 3 pm
—”The Merry Wives of Windsor” • 5 pm
—“Topdog/Underdog” • 8 pm


Shakespeare in the Woods’ “Much Ado About Nothing” • 7 pm


Theater Barn • “Lucky Stiff” • 2 pm

 

MISC.

 

Green Mountain Club • Hike Hawk Hill Trails, Brandon • 1 pm (rain date Sept. 1) • Meet at Otter Valley High School • Min. hike 1.5 mi. RT, longer hike for those without transportation • Call leader for details: Herb Ogden at 802-293-2510

 

Mass Audubon • Canoe the Housatonic • All ages 10+ • 8:30-11:30 am • Reg. req’d. • New Lenox Rd., Lenox, MA

 

Olana Summer Market • 10 am-4 pm • Shop, picnic, & relax! • Admission: suggested $5 donation

 

Trekonderoga 2019 • 9 am-5 pm • 112 Montcalm St., Ticonderoga, NY • www.startrektour.com

 

Yoga Place • Zaidee Bliss “Get Perspective” workshop • 1-3 pm • Preregistration requested, at jane.schaeffer@gmail.com • $25 for one session, $45 for two • 532 Main St., Bennington, VT • For info: 802-447-0393 or www.benningtonyoga.com

 

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Iron Horse Music Hall • John Doyle & Mick McAuley • 7 pm • Northampton, MA • iheg.com

 

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Berkshire Theatre Group • “What We May Be” • 7 pm


Shakespeare in the Woods’ “Much Ado About Nothing” • 7 pm

 

MISC.

 

Moreau Lake State Park • Invasive Species Walk • 10 am-12 pm • Park entrance fee • Pre-registration requested • Full month’s events at nysparks.com or friendsofmoreaulake.org

 

Stavros Outdoor Access • Robinson State Park, Feeding Hills, MA • Gentle hike, adaptive equipment, & staff assistance • $3/person, $12/family, $25/group • Call/text Brenda Kennedy Davies 413-259-0009 or email outdooraccessma@gmail.com


 


 

TUESDAY
27

 

MUSIC


Saratoga Jewish Cultural Festival • Klezmer & Chinese • Enjoy Chinese dinner while violinist Josh Susman plays classical Israeli and Chassidic music • 7 pm • Congregation Beth Shalom, Clifton Park, NY • www.saratogajewishculturalfestival.org

 

THEATER

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Berkshire Opera Festival • “Don Pasquale” • 7:30 pm • at The Mahaiwe


Berkshire Theatre Group:
—“George Gershwin Alone” • 7 pm
—“What We May Be” • 7 pm


Lake Theatre • “Hound of the Baskervilles” • 11:30 am


Shakespeare & Co.:
—”The Merry Wives of Windsor” • 5 pm
—“Topdog/Underdog” • 8 pm


Shakespeare in the Woods’ “Much Ado About Nothing” • 7 pm

 

MISC.

 

Mass Audubon • Birding at the Mount • Adults • 8-10 am • Reg. req’d. • The Mount, Edith Wharton’s home, 2 Plunkete St., Lenox, MA

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Fibhorn Gallery • Golden Era Recorded Music: “2 Great Unfinished Symphonies by Schubert & Mahler” • 7-8 pm • Free • 21 Thomson Ave., Glens Falls, NY • Info 518-260-8313

 

Lake George Arts Project Summer Concert Series • Big Medicine • 7 pm • Shepard Park, Canada St., Lake George, NY • Call 518-668-2615 for rain venue • lakegeorgearts.org

 

Little Theater on the Farm • The Bluebillies present a Carter Family Tribute, followed by themed open mic • 7 pm • Pre-reg req’d with Mel at 518-632-5026

 

THEATER

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Barrington Stage:
—“Fall Springs” • 2 & 7 pm
—“If I Forget” • 7:30 pm


Berkshire Theatre Group:
—“George Gershwin Alone” • 2 & 7 pm
—“What We May Be” • 2 & 7 pm


Lake Theatre • “Hound of the Baskervilles” • 11:30 am & 6:30 pm


Mac-Haydn • “Oklahoma” • 2 pm


Oldcastle • “Judevine” • 7:30 pm


Shakespeare & Co.:
—”The Merry Wives of Windsor” • 5 pm
—“Topdog/Underdog” • 8 pm


Shakespeare in the Woods’ “Much Ado About Nothing” • 7 pm

 

MISC.

 

Mass Audubon • Evening at the Beaver Ponds • All ages 3+ • 6-7:30 pm • Reg. req’d. • Pleasant Valley Wildlife Sanctuary, 472 W. Mountain Rd., Lenox, MA

 


 

THURSDAY

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MUSIC


Ballston Spa Concert • The Sea The Sea • 6-8 pm • Wiswall Park

 

Pearl Street Ballroom • Big Freedia plus Sweet Crude • 8:30 pm • Northampton, MA • www.iheg.com


THEATER

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Barrington Stage:
—“If I Forget” • 3 & 7:30 pm
—“Fall Springs” • 8 pm


Berkshire Theatre Group:
—“George Gershwin Alone” • 7 pm
—“What We May Be” • 7 pm


Dorset Theatre Festival • “Slow Food” • 7:30 pm


Lake Theatre • “Hound of the Baskervilles” • 11:30 am & 6:30 pm


Mac-Haydn • “Oklahoma” • 2 & 8 pm


Oldcastle • “Judevine” • 2 & 7:30 pm


Shakespeare & Co.:
—“Topdog/Underdog” • 2 pm
—”The Merry Wives of Windsor” • 5 pm


Shakespeare in the Woods’ “Romeo & Juliet” • 7 pm


Theater Barn • “Lucky Stiff” • 8 pm

 

MISC.


Mass Audubon • Housatonic Evening Paddle • All ages 10+ • 5:30-8 pm • Reg. req’d. • New Lenox Rd., Lenox


 

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THEATER

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Barrington Stage:
—“If I Forget” • 3 & 7:30 pm
—“Fall Springs” • 8 pm


Berkshire Opera Festival • “Don Pasquale” • 7:30 pm • at The Mahaiwe


Berkshire Theatre Group:
—“George Gershwin Alone” • 8 pm
—“What We May Be” • 8 pm


Dorset Theatre Festival • “Slow Food” • 2 & 7:30 pm


Lake Theatre • “Hound of the Baskervilles” • 6:30 pm


Mac-Haydn • “Oklahoma”• 8 pm


Oldcastle • “Judevine” • 7:30 pm


Shakespeare & Co.:
—”The Merry Wives of Windsor” • 5 pm
—“Topdog/Underdog” • 8 pm


Shakespeare in the Woods’ “Romeo & Juliet” • 7 pm


Theater Barn • “Lucky Stiff” • 8 pm

 

 

 

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Little Theater on the Farm • Elvis Tribute Artist Matthew Boyce • 7 pm • Details at www.littletheater27.orgor 518-747-3421 • Pre-reg req’d with Mel at 518-632-5026

 

DANCE

 

Albany Berkshire Ballet • “A Midsummer Night’s Dream” • 7:30 pm • Academy of Music, Northampton, MA • Tickets/info: https://berkshireballet.org/tickets

 

Lumberyard Center for Film and Performing Arts • Bill T. Jones/ Arnie Zane Company present “On the Water” • 8 pm

 

THEATER

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Barrington Stage:
—“Fall Springs” • 2 & 8 pm
—“If I Forget” • 3 & 7:30 pm


Berkshire Theatre Group:
—“George Gershwin Alone” • 2 & 8 pm
—“What We May Be” • 2 & 8 pm


Dorset Theatre Festival • “Slow Food” • 2 & 7:30 pm


Lake Theatre • “Hound of the Baskervilles” • 6:30 pm


Mac-Haydn:
—“End of Season Cabaret” • 12 pm
—“Oklahoma” • 4 & 8 pm


Oldcastle • “Judevine” • 7:30 pm


Shakespeare & Co.:
—“Topdog/Underdog” • 2 & 8 pm
—”The Merry Wives of Windsor” • 5 pm


Shakespeare in the Woods’ “Romeo & Juliet” • 7 pm


Theater Barn • “Lucky Stiff” • 4 & 8 pm

 

MISC.


Mass Audubon:
—Canoe the Housatonic • All ages 10+ • 8:30-11:30 am • Reg. req’d. • New Lenox Rd., Lenox, MA
—Fantastic Fungi! • Adults • 1–3 pm • Reg. req’d. • Canoe Meadows Wildlife Sanctuary, Pittsfield, MA

 

2019 Southern Vermont Garlic and Herb Festival • 10 am • Camelot Village, Rte. 9, Bennington, VT • www.LoveGarlic.com