The Seagle Music Colony returns to Hubbard Hall

The Seagle Music Colony returns to Hubbard Hall on Saturday, October 5 at 2 and 7:30 pm with just two performances of HOT! The Music of Cole Porter! But first they will return to Hubbard Hall and the Argyle Brewing Company in the Cambridge Depot on Thursday, June 6 at 6 pm to preview their season with a fun-filled evening of…

Berkshire Opera Festival Announces Fourth Season, Moves to the Mahaiwe

Berkshire Opera Festival announces its fourth season, featuring Donizetti’s Don Pasquale Following its widely-acclaimed third season, BOF will present three fully-staged performances August 24, 27, and 30 at the Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center in Great Barrington, MA. The crusty old bachelor Don Pasquale decides to marry a much younger wife and produce an heir to spite his nephew,…

REVIEW: Valley Light Opera Presents “The Gondoliers”

by Jenny Hansell Is there anything sturdier and more resilient than a Gilbert & Sullivan operetta?  There are occasional professional productions of Pirates of Penzance or HMS Pinafore at opera houses and regional theaters, but I’d bet that it’s local amateur companies that have kept the operettas alive for 130 years and counting. Why so…

Mahaiwe Announces December Events 

Highlights include Radio Deluxe Live with John Pizzarelli and Jessica Molaskey Plus Met Opera, Bolshoi Ballet, and London’s National Theatre HD broadcasts,  and family movies Great Barrington, Mass.— The Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center will present Radio Deluxe Live with John Pizzarelli and Jessica Molaskey, as well as Met Opera, Bolshoi Ballet, and London’s National Theatre HD broadcasts, and an array of…