Jacob’s Pillow Announces Winter/Spring 2020 Events

December 18, 2019 (Becket, MA)—Jacob’s Pillow announces public events held January through May in its Winter/Spring season, featuring co-presentations with local cultural partners; Pillow Parties; workshops and classes; Pillow Pop-Ups; and more. Events take place January through May on the Pillow’s 220-acre campus in Becket, MA and across Berkshire County. As the Pillow continues to…

Jacob’s Pillow Announces Fall Performances & Programs

August 28, 2019 (Becket, MA)—Jacob’s Pillow announces public offerings for the fall season, featuring performances co-presented with local cultural partners, Pillow Parties, and more. Events take place September through December both offsite and on the Pillow’s 220-acre campus in Becket, MA. Jacob’s Pillow continues to strengthen its mission and activate its local and national presence…

“The Fall of the House of Usher”

The Fall of the House of Usher Work-in-Progress: Theater in the Hunter Center at MASS MoCA, 1040 MASS MoCA Way, North Adams MA Saturday, November 10, 8pm $16 STUDENTS $16 ADVANCED $20 DAY OF $30 PREFERRED This spellbinding stage version of Edgar Allan Poe’s masterpiece is written and directed by Arthur Yorinks and Jim Simpson…

Singing the Berkshire Blues with Albert Cummings

Albert Cummings typifies the working man’s blues, with a classy Berkshire twist. He’s spread his take on the blues pretty much across the map, and now the Williamstown native is bringing it on over to Mass MoCA‘s Hunter Center in North Adams for one night, Friday May 6 at 8:00 pm. When he’s not on…

Dance at Mass MoCA: Alison Chase in a Multimedia Short Story

(North Adams, Massachusetts) Choreographer, director, master-teacher and theatrical artist Alison Chase has challenged seven dancers and her technical team to help her create a physical retelling of Gabriel Garcia Márquez’s famed short story The Handsomest Drowned Man in the World. Summary: After a week-long residency, Alison Chase Performance will present the project as a work-in-progess…