Mahaiwe Appoints Janis Martinson Acting Executive Director

Great Barrington, Mass.— The Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center is pleased to announce the appointment of Janis Martinson as acting executive director. Martinson has served as the theater’s director of advancement since July 2017. She will assume her new position on January 1, 2020. Beryl Jolly, the Mahaiwe’s longtime executive director, is stepping down at the end…

After 15 Successful Years Beryl Jolly to Step Down from the Mahaiwe

Great Barrington, Mass.— Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center Executive Director Beryl Jolly has decided to step down from her position at the end of 2019, the organization announced today. Jolly has led the Mahaiwe for 15 years, overseeing the completion of the theater’s restoration and launching and leading its year-round programming seasons. She will continue to help…

Mahaiwe Announces December Events

John Pizzarelli Big Band, Selected Shorts for the Holidays, and More Great Barrington, Mass.— The Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center will celebrate the holidays in December with John Pizzarelli Big Band and Selected Shorts for the Holidays. In addition to these two major live events, the theater will present special Met Opera in HD and Bolshoi Ballet in HD broadcasts, plus two…

Mahaiwe Announces October Events

Paul Taylor Dance Company, Pink Martini, and More  Great Barrington, Mass.—The Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center will present three performances by Paul Taylor Dance Company over the holiday weekend on Friday, October 11 at 8:00pm, Saturday, October 12 at 8:00pm, and Sunday, October 13 at 2:00pm. The theater will also present a concert by Pink Martini on Friday, October…

Mahaiwe Presents Selected Shorts for the Holidays

with Teagle F. Bougere, Linda Lavin, James Naughton, and Parker Posey Great Barrington, Mass.—The Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center presents Selected Shorts for the Holidays on Sunday, December 15 at 2:00pm. The afternoon will feature holiday stories filled with love, laughter, and nostalgia. The stories—both classic and new—will be performed by Teagle F. Bougere, Linda Lavin, James Naughton, and Parker Posey. “We welcome everyone to enjoy…

Mahaiwe Theatre Announces August Events 

Great Barrington, Mass.—The Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center will present a diverse array of live performances in August, including appearances by The Fab Faux, Sweet Honey in the Rock, Natalie Merchant, David Sedaris, John Mulaney, and Savion Glover. “August is full of fabulous music, hilarious humor, and tremendous tap dancing here in downtown Great Barrington,” says…