Holiday Favorite “Nutcracker Tea Party” Returns November 10

Pittsfield, MASS- Albany Berkshire Ballet offers a delicious taste of Nutcracker holiday magic with a very special event in West Springfield this November 3, serving up a flavorful sampling of the beloved ballet with a delectable bounty of refreshments. The Nutcracker Tea Party will be held at Zion Lutheran Church, Pittsfield, on Sunday November 10,…

“Midsummer” Production Links Albany Berkshire Ballet”s Past and Future

Pittsfield/Northampton, MA – Albany Berkshire Ballet‘s new production of A Midsummer Night’s Dream is a “triumphant celebration of all that is magical in the company’s half century history, and a breathtaking preview of where we are going,” according to Associate Artistic Director Mary Giannone Talmi. This re-envisioned full length ballet adaptation of William Shakespeare’s classic comedy…

ABB’s Summer Company Begins Work on Midsummer Revival

Albany/Berkshires– More than a dozen artists from all around the U.S. have arrived in the region and begun working with Paula Weber on creating Albany Berkshire Ballet’s first new production of A Midsummer Night’s Dream in more than 20 years. Dancers will work with Weber from now to August developing and rehearsing the production, alternating between ABB’s studio…