Mahaiwe Announces Puddles Pity Party

Great Barrington, Mass.—Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center will present YouTube sensation Puddles Pity Party on Friday, June 19 at 8:00pm. “Puddles in known as the ‘sad clown with the golden voice.’ He’s coming to the Mahaiwe with a suitcase full of all new emotional anthems and plenty of Kleenex,” says Mahaiwe Acting Executive Director Janis Martinson. “As…

The Mahaiwe Announces Diane Wortis as New Director of Advancement

Great Barrington, Mass.—The Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center is pleased to announce the appointment of Diane Wortis as Director of Advancement. She will assume her new position at the theater on February 3. Wortis will work with Mahaiwe senior leadership to envision, plan, and execute a well-rounded and strategic fundraising program, supervise the development staff to…

Mahaiwe Announces February Events

Great Barrington, Mass.—Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center will present four films in February, as well as broadcasts by Met Opera Live in HD, London’s National Theatre in HD, and Bolshoi Ballet in HD. “The Mahaiwe first started screening movies in the silent film era,” says Mahaiwe Acting Executive Director Janis Martinson. “We’re proud to not only…

Mahaiwe Presents Hot Tuna with Special Guest David Grisman Trio

Great Barrington, Mass.—Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center will present Hot Tuna with special guest David Grisman Trio on Monday, July 13 at 8:00pm and The Brubeck Brothers Quartet celebrating Dave Brubeck’s centennial on Friday, July 17 at 8:00pm. “Hot Tuna with the David Grisman Trio is a show for fans of Americana roots music, blues, psychedelic…

Mahaiwe Announces London’s National Theatre HD Broadcasts

Great Barrington, Mass.—Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center announces three London’s National Theatre in HD broadcasts. “It is such a treat to experience the best of British theater without having to book a flight,” says Mahaiwe Acting Executive Director Janis Martinson. “With state-of-the-art filming techniques, these broadcasts capture every flicker of emotion, as well as sweeping wide…

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…