Tag: The Berkshires

Mahaiwe presents Met Opera in HD: Verdi’s Rigoletto, Feb 26

The Mahaiwe in Great Barrington presents Met Opera in HD: Verdi’s Rigoletto on Saturday, February 26.

Tony Award­–winning director Bartlett Sher resets the opera’s action in 1920s Europe, with Art Deco sets by Michael Yeargan and elegant costumes by Catherine Zuber, combined boasting 11 Tony Awards. Baritone Quinn Kelsey, a commanding artist at the height of his powers, brings his searing portrayal of the title role to the Met for the first time, starring alongside soprano Rosa Feola as Gilda and tenor Piotr Beczała as the Duke of Mantua, with leading maestro Daniele Rustioni on the podium.

Limited capacity audience. Masks required. Attendees will be asked to present proof of vaccination upon admission. Read the updated Safety Guidelines for more information.

DATE/TIME: Saturday, February 26, 2022 /  1pm

ADMISSION: $25 / $10 everyone ages 21 and under 
All tickets should be purchased in advance, prior to arriving at the theater. 
Tickets available at mahaiwe.org

LOCATION: The Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center
14 Castle Street
Great Barrington, MA

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Mahaiwe Screening of The Shining, Jan 28

The Mahaiwe in Great Barrington, is screening the 1980 film, The Shining, on Friday, January 28th. Considered one of the most influential thrillers of all time, The Shining follows Jack (Jack Nicholson) and Wendy (Shelley Duvall) Torrance as they oversee a remote hotel in the Colorado Rockies over the winter.

Directed by Stanley Kubrick
Rated: R
Runtime: 2h 26min 

Limited capacity audience. Masks required. Attendees will be asked to present proof of vaccination upon admission. Read the updated Safety Guidelines for more information.

DATE/TIME: Friday, January 28, 2022 /  7pm

ADMISSION: $8
All tickets should be purchased in advance (either online or over the phone) prior to arriving at the theater. Tickets will not be sold at the box office. Tickets available at mahaiwe.org

LOCATION: The Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center
14 Castle Street
Great Barrington, MA

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Annual Mahaiwe Traditional Showing of The Wizard of Oz, Nov 26

TITLE: WIZARD OF OZ, THE (1939) ¥ PERS: GARLAND, JUDY ¥ YEAR: 1939 ¥ DIR: FLEMING, VICTOR ¥ REF: WIZ001KP ¥ CREDIT: [ THE KOBAL COLLECTION / MGM ]

Head to the Mahaiwe in Great Barrington for their annual, traditional showing of 1939’s The Wizard of Oz, on Friday, November 26.

Mahaiwe audience members will need to present proof of vaccination and photo ID upon admission. Masks will be worn at all times in the theater. Read the full updated Safety Guidelines at mahaiwe.org/update for more information.

DATE/TIME: Friday, November 26, 2021 /  4pm

ADMISSION: $8 / $5 ages 12 and under
Tickets available at mahaiwe.org

LOCATION: The Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center
14 Castle Street
Great Barrington, MA

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Christopher Cross at Mahaiwe, Oct 1

Christoper Cross will be performing at the Mahaiwe in Great Barrington on Friday, October 1st.

Full seating available. Masks required. Attendees will be asked to present proof of vaccination upon admission. Read the updated Safety Guidelinesfor more information.

DATE/TIME: Friday, October 1, 2021 /  8pm

ADMISSION: $40 – $80
$40 Upper Balcony 2
$65 Reserved/Upper Balcony 1 / $60 Members
$70 Preferred / $65 Members 
$80 Premium / $75 Members
Tickets available at https://mahaiwe.org/event/christopher-cross/

LOCATION: The Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center
14 Castle Street
Great Barrington, MA

DATE/TIME: Friday, October 1, 2021 / 8pm

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At Edith’s Table: Food and Dining in Wharton’s Life and Work


In this illustrated online talk, writer and food historian, Carl Raymond will present an overview of how food and dining are represented in Wharton’s major fiction and memoir.

Attendees will get a sense of how Wharton used food and dining to convey character and background in passages from some of her most memorable work.  Raymond will also present examples from Wharton’s own life including food memories from her childhood as well as insight into how she designed her own dining rooms and her thoughts on entertaining. In addition, attendees will come away with a glimpse of how dining functioned in the overall Gilded Age society and how it defined social class.

Carl Raymond is a writer and lecturer on food and social history.  He has spoken nationally as well as in Europe on various aspects of American and British food history and culture for organizations such as the Royal Oak Foundation, the Metropolitan Opera Guild, the English-Speaking Union as well as various museums and societies. He has written for the publications of the Royal Oak Foundation as well as the Culinary Historians of New York and was a contributing writer on SAVORING GOTHAM: A Food Lover’s Companion to New York City (Oxford University Press).

DATE/TIME: Thursday, February 11, 2021 / 4pm – 5pm

LOCATION: The Mount Online
Streamed live via Zoom

TICKETS: $20 General; $15 Mount Members
Available online here

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