The Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center announces the return of live (limited-capacity) indoor programming this summer with Pilobolus: Four@Play, Saturday, July 31 at 1pm, 4pm, and 7pm; Broadway in the Berkshires with host Richard Kind, Monday, August 2 at 7pm; and Cecily Strong – This Will All Be Over Soon, Saturday, August 7 at 4pm and 7pm.
The Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center announces plans to reopen for limited-attendance movies, with four titles to start: La La Land (2016), Friday, May 28; Glory (1989), Saturday, May 29; Cool Hand Luke (1967), Friday, June 4; and Hairspray (1988), Saturday, June 5. Each screening is at 7pm.
Berkshire Playwrights Lab (BPL) and the Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center will co-present a YouTube screening of James Anthony Tyler’s Some Old Black Man, starring Wendell Pierce and Charlie Robinson, on Saturday, April 24 at 3pm.
The Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center announces participation in the Blind Boys of Alabama’s Easter Weekend Special, a virtual performance presented by the legendary gospel group, on Friday, April 2 at 9pm.
The Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center is presenting the virtual play Rhapsody in Black at mahaiwe.org from Monday, March 8 through Sunday, March 14, followed by a community conversation on Zoom, Sunday, March 14 at 7pm.
The Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center is adding a virtual concert performed by the band We Banjo 3 to its programming schedule, streamed from Pearse Lyons Distillery in Dublin, Ireland, on Saturday, March 13 at 5pm.
The Town of Great Barrington W.E.B. Du Bois Legacy Committee will commemorate the 153rd birthday of native son Dr. W.E.B. Du Bois on Feb. 21 and 23, with performances, presentations and community reflections.