Inaugural Capital Region Thomas Edison Music Awards Set for Proctors

SCHENECTADY, N.Y.—JAN. 15, 2019—The inaugural Capital Region Thomas Edison Music Awards, 6 p.m. Sunday April 14 at Proctors, is an opportunity to amplify, empower and celebrate professionals working in the area’s wide-ranging music scene. Over 60 luminaries drawn from the region’s talent pool—including club owners, sound technicians, educators, journalists and performers—will judge nearly 30 categories,…

Critically Acclaimed Lez Zeppelin Comes to the Colonial

Pittsfield, MA– Berkshire Theatre Group is thrilled to present Lez Zeppelin at The Colonial Theatre on Saturday, February 9 at 8pm. Tickets are $25. Founded in 2004, the all-girl quartet Lez Zeppelin, has gained critical acclaim as one of the most exciting live acts around, becoming the first female rock act to pay homage to Led Zeppelin. Legendary guitarist and Led…

The Alchemystics Come to The Garage

Pittsfield, MA– Berkshire Theatre Group is thrilled to present The Alchemystics at The Garage (located in The Colonial Theatre lobby) on Friday, January 18 at 8pm. Tickets are$10. Fueled by their passion to explore beyond traditional musical boundaries, The Alchemystics blend reggae, hip-hop, soul and rock into modern-day roots music with global appeal creating a powerful and unmistakable sound. The Alchemystics…

The Jazz Ensembles of Mount Holyoke College present the 14th Edition of THE BIG BROADCAST!

The Jazz Ensembles of Mount Holyoke College present THE BIG BROADCAST! The 14th Edition Saturday, March 2, 2018 at 2PM and 7:30PM Chapin Auditorium, Mount Holyoke College, Route 116, South Hadley, MA The Jazz Ensembles of Mount Holyoke College’s 14th annual presentation of a live 1940’s radio broadcast created and directed by Mark Gionfriddo (onstage as…

“Humor in the String Quartets of ‘Papa’ Haydn” Presented by Close Encounters With Music

SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 23, 2019, 6 PM AT SAINT JAMES PLACE (Great Barrington, MA…) What constitutes a musical—or any other kind of—joke? Humor explodes our expectations and takes us by surprise. Three Haydn string quartets, including his “Joke” Quartet, provide an evening of ambiguous beginnings and fake-out endings; mismatched dialogues between instruments, misunderstandings, musical pratfalls and…

I’m Going to Graceland – Rev Tor & Friends Perform Paul Simon’s Classic Album at The Colonial

Pittsfield, MA– Berkshire Theatre Group is thrilled to present I’m Going to Graceland,Rev Tor & Friends Perform Paul Simon’s Classic Album with a special opening set by Simon & Girlfunkel at The Colonial Theatre on Friday, January 11 at 8pm. Tickets are $25. Fresh off the success of Respect, A Tribute to Aretha Franklin, Rev Tor & Friends return to The Colonial Theatre…

January at Catskill’s Intimate Bridge Street Theatre

Bridge Street Theatre presents: The Zēlos Saxophone Quartet Julian Salazar, Soprano Sax Johnny Selmer, Alto Sax Robin Lacey, Tenor Sax David Cortez, Baritone Sax Sunday January 6, 2018 @ 2:00pm Bridge Street Theatre Mainstage 44 West Bridge Street, Catskill, NY and Charles Busch: Native New Yorker with Musical Director Tom Judson at the piano Sunday…