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THE CALENDAR  • CALENDAR DIRECTORYEXHIBITIONS

February 3-9• February 10-16 • February 17-23February 24-March 2 March 2019

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FRIDAY

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MUSIC


Caffè Lena • Andy Mckee — “among the worlds finest acoustic guitarists” — with opener Quentin Callewaert • 7 pm • info and tickets ($35/$32 or $17.50 for children/students) at www.caffelena.org

 

Williams • Recital for Berkshire Soloist Competition: This is the second of two recitals which give student musicians participating in the Berkshire Symphony Student Soloist Competition an opportunity to play their pieces for an audience before their auditions.• 3 pm • Brooks-Rogers • free • music.williams.edu

 

Winds in the Wilderness • concert with music by `Quantz, Satie, Granados, Handel, Honneger, Myers, Beaser performed by Sharon Powers, flute, piccolo; Judith Dansker, oboe, English horn; Ronald Gorevic, violin, viola; John Myers, guitar, sarod; Pete Toigo, bass • 3 pm • at Church of St. John in the Wilderness, 261 Route 344, Copake Falls, NY • recommended donation of $15, students and children free.
Tel: 518-329-1577


Hubbard Hall • Russian Tea and Ballerinas! See the ballerinas perform pieces from Sleeping Beauty, and other numbers, and enjoy traditional Russian tea and snacks. • 3 pm • Adults $10, Youth and Children (3 - 18 yrs) $5, Children 2 & under

 

 

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Ghent Playhouse • “Miracle on South `Division Street” by Tom Dudzick (runs Feb. 1-3, 8-10, 15-17) • 2 pm


Home Made Theater presents “The Mousetrap” by Agatha Christie (runs February 9, 15, 16, 22, 23 at 7:30 pm AND February 10, 17, 24 at 2:00 pm) • 2 pm

 

FILM

 

Images • “If Beale Street Could Talk” about Tish, a newly engaged Harlem woman who races against the clock to prove her lover’s innocence (runs Feb. 8-14) • today’s times, 2, 4:30 & 7 pm • www.imagescinema.org

 

MISC.

 

Northshire (Saratoga store) • Harry Potter Book Night. This year’s party is Diagon Alley themed — many activities inspired by the shops and businesses of everyone’s favorite wizarding street • 3-5 pm • www.northshire.com


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Caffè Lena • Open mic night • Sign-up is 7 pm to 7:25 pm Show at 7:30 / 2 songs or 10 minutes • info at www.caffelena.org

 

Mahaiwe • Construct Inc. presents “Warm Up the Winter,“ A Benefit for Fuel Assistance. Join Wanda Houston and The Wanda Houston Band, the Monument Spartones, Quintessential, Joe Rose, Marisa Massery with Chantell McFarland, Nico Wohl, Allyn Burrows and a special appearance by Rabbi Deb Zecher for an evening of great entertainment with 100 percent of ticket sales going for Fuel Assistance for your South Berkshire neighbors • 7 pm • $25 • www.mahaiwe.org

 

MISC.


Northshire Women Reading Group (Manchester store) meets to discuss “The Tattooist of Auschwitz: A Novel” • 6 pm • at The Inn at Manchester • Please email Denise Elwell at delwell@gmail.com to inquire or join this group

 

Northshire Saratoga Romance Reading Group meets to discuss “
PRIDE by Ibi Zoboi. • 6 pm • at the Bookstore • Please email Rachel Person at rperson@northshire.com to inquire or join this group!


 


 

TUESDAY
12

 

MUSIC


Caffè Lena • South Africa’s Grammy award-winning choral group, Ladysmith Black Mambazo, who has been singing songs of peace and unity for over fifty years (also on Feb. 13) • 7 pm • info and tickets ($75/$65 or $37.50 for children/students) at www.caffelena.org

 

 

Williams • Berkshire Symphony Soloist Competition • 6 pm • Brooks-Rogers • free • music.williams.edu

 

 

 

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THURSDAY

14

 

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MUSIC


Williams • Club Zambezi Dance Party! Zambezi marimba band plays music of the world with heavy African influence • 8 pm • CenterStage, ’62 Center • free • music.williams.edu

 

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Barrington Stage • 2019 10X10 New Play Festival (runs Feb. 14-March 10 • 7:30 pm


Ghent Playhouse • “Miracle on South Division Street” by Tom Dudzick (runs Feb. 1-3, 8-10, 15-17) • 8 pm


Home Made Theater presents “The Mousetrap” by Agatha Christie (runs February 9, 15, 16, 22, 23 at 7:30 pm AND February 10, 17, 24 at 2:00 pm) • 7:30 pm

 

MISC.

 

Yoga Place • Come dance at Nataraja, a monthly gathering for the local dance community on the third Friday of each month. The forming of Nataraja “came out of a desire from and for dancers of any shape, size and ability to have a safe and fun place to find their artistic expression” • 7:00-8:30 pm • at The Yoga Place, 532 Main Street in Bennington, VT • $5 donation (for the Greater Bennington Interfaith Community Services) • Please call 802-442-5331 for more information.

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MUSIC


Williams • Club Zambezi Dance Party! Zambezi marimba band plays music of the world with heavy African influence • 2 pm • CenterStage, ’62 Center • free • music.williams.edu

 

Mahaiwe • London National Theatre in HD: William Shakespeare’s “Richard II” • 2 pm • $17 adults or $10 everyone 21 and under • www.mahaiwe.org

Valentine’s Dinner Theater on Feb. 16 • three original one- act plays written by three area playwrights and starring some of the area’s greatest performers! • 5:30 pm, at Sand Lake Center for the Arts 880 NY 43, Averill Park, NY; Phone: 518-674-2007 • info and tickets ($40) at slca-ctp.org/circle-theatre-players

 

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Barrington Stage • 2019 10X10 New Play Festival (runs Feb. 14-March 10 • 3 & 7:30 pm


Ghent Playhouse • “Miracle on South Division Street” by Tom Dudzick (runs Feb. 1-3, 8-10, 15-17) • 8 pm


Home Made Theater presents “The Mousetrap” by Agatha Christie (runs February 9, 15, 16, 22, 23 at 7:30 pm AND February 10, 17, 24 at 2:00 pm) • 7:30 pm

 

MISC.

 

Northshire (Saratoga store) • Children’s Writing Workshop with Janine De Tillio Cammarata, author of “The Puzzle Quests: Saving Atlantis” • pm • www.northshire.com


Yoga Place • Pure Yoga/Divine Yoga with Peter Rizzo (two Saturdays each month) • 9:00-11:30 am • at The Yoga Place, 532 Main Street, Bennington, VT • $30 prepaid or $35 at door, or by donation. To register or for more information, call 802-447-0393 or go to www.benningtonyoga.com