Events

Nov
25
Sat
Gt. Barrington, MA–Baroque and Classical Music in the Berkshires–Handel’s MESSIAH Sing @ First Congregational Church
Nov 25 @ 4:00 pm

Frank Nemhauser | Director
The Berkshire Bach Players:
Cindy Ogulnick | violin
Miriam Shapiro | violin
Eric Martin | viola
Lucy Bardo | cello
Allan Dean | trumpet
Anne Voglewede Green | piano

A memorable tradition, Berkshire Bach Society’s annual Messiah Sing, always held on Thanksgiving weekend, is the Society’s gift to the community and heralds the beginning of the holiday season and the coming New Year

 

Dec
2
Sat
Pittsfield, MA–Albany Berkshire Ballet Presents: The Nutcracker @ the Colonial Theatre
Dec 2 @ 2:30 pm

Saturday, December 2 at 2:30pm & 6:30pm
Sunday, December 3 at 1:30pm & 4:30pm

Tickets:
Orchestra: Adults $43.50, Children $28.50
Balcony: Adults $41.50, Children $26.50
Gallery: Adults $ 29.50, Children $20.00

The Albany Berkshire Ballet (ABB) is bringing it’s Annual Tour of the holiday classic The Nutcracker. Choreographed by ABB Artistic Director Madeline Cantarella Culpo, with lavish sets and scenery designed by theater and movie set designer Carl Sprague, a Stockbridge native, and costumes designed by Rita Watson and Victile Donahue, will feature young local dance students in special children’s roles alongside the professional dancers of the ABB. This year’s company includes dancers from around the United States, as well as International.

An annual favorite, the Albany Berkshire Ballet’s Nutcracker tells the story of a young girl, Clara, and the magical dream she has one Christmas Eve. The adventures of Clara and the Nutcracker Prince come to life, as they conquer the Mouse King in a mystical journey to The Land of Sweets, all to Tchaikovsky’s glorious music.

Pittsfield, MA–Albany Berkshire Ballet Presents: The Nutcracker @ the Colonial Theatre
Dec 2 @ 6:30 pm

Saturday, December 2 at 2:30pm & 6:30pm
Sunday, December 3 at 1:30pm & 4:30pm

Tickets:
Orchestra: Adults $43.50, Children $28.50
Balcony: Adults $41.50, Children $26.50
Gallery: Adults $ 29.50, Children $20.00

The Albany Berkshire Ballet (ABB) is bringing it’s Annual Tour of the holiday classic The Nutcracker. Choreographed by ABB Artistic Director Madeline Cantarella Culpo, with lavish sets and scenery designed by theater and movie set designer Carl Sprague, a Stockbridge native, and costumes designed by Rita Watson and Victile Donahue, will feature young local dance students in special children’s roles alongside the professional dancers of the ABB. This year’s company includes dancers from around the United States, as well as International.

An annual favorite, the Albany Berkshire Ballet’s Nutcracker tells the story of a young girl, Clara, and the magical dream she has one Christmas Eve. The adventures of Clara and the Nutcracker Prince come to life, as they conquer the Mouse King in a mystical journey to The Land of Sweets, all to Tchaikovsky’s glorious music.

Dec
3
Sun
Pittsfield, MA–Albany Berkshire Ballet Presents: The Nutcracker @ the Colonial Theatre
Dec 3 @ 1:30 pm

Saturday, December 2 at 2:30pm & 6:30pm
Sunday, December 3 at 1:30pm & 4:30pm

Tickets:
Orchestra: Adults $43.50, Children $28.50
Balcony: Adults $41.50, Children $26.50
Gallery: Adults $ 29.50, Children $20.00

The Albany Berkshire Ballet (ABB) is bringing it’s Annual Tour of the holiday classic The Nutcracker. Choreographed by ABB Artistic Director Madeline Cantarella Culpo, with lavish sets and scenery designed by theater and movie set designer Carl Sprague, a Stockbridge native, and costumes designed by Rita Watson and Victile Donahue, will feature young local dance students in special children’s roles alongside the professional dancers of the ABB. This year’s company includes dancers from around the United States, as well as International.

An annual favorite, the Albany Berkshire Ballet’s Nutcracker tells the story of a young girl, Clara, and the magical dream she has one Christmas Eve. The adventures of Clara and the Nutcracker Prince come to life, as they conquer the Mouse King in a mystical journey to The Land of Sweets, all to Tchaikovsky’s glorious music.

Pittsfield, MA–Berkshire Concert Choir at the Festival of Trees @ Berkshire Museum
Dec 3 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm

ADULT PROGRAMMING FAMILY PROGRAMMING FESTIVAL OF TREES
Join the women of Pittsfield’s own Berkshire Concert Choir as they perform a program of Christmas music from early Renaissance to contemporary compositions. They will sing from repertoire created by des Pez and Hassler, Rutter and Willcocks, Randall Thompson, and more.

Free and open to the community.

Gt. Barrington, MA–Natalie MacMaster & Donnell Leahy – A Celtic Family Christmas @ The Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center Theater
Dec 3 @ 7:00 pm

Join Natalie MacMaster and Donnell Leahy, the award-winning fiddle virtuosos, in an intimate and unique Christmas concert you will never forget. With the duo accompanied by an incredible array of talented session musicians – and their entire family – A Celtic Family Christmas will guide you into the wonderful world of a true Cape Breton Christmas celebration.

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Dec
9
Sat
Pittsfield, MA–A Christmas Carol @ The Colonial Theatre
Dec 9 @ 7:00 pm

by Charles Dickens, adapted by Eric Hill and directed by Travis Daly

Tickets: Adults: $38 Children 16 and under: $28

Tickets to the Special Community and Sensory-Friendly Performance on December 13 at 7pm: Tickets: $5

Performance Dates:

Saturday, December 9, 13, 14, 15,16,20, 21, 22 at 7 pm

Sunday, December 10, 16, 17 at 2 pm

Celebrate the timeless holiday tradition of A Christmas Carol with the whole family, and revel in the joy and redemptive power of Christmas as told in the timeless tale of Ebenezer Scrooge, the infamous miser who is shown the error of his ways and reformed by four spirits. Journey back to Victorian England and experience the classic story filled with holiday carols and the wonderment of the season.

Berkshire Theatre Group presents a special community and sensory-friendly performance of A Christmas Carol on Wednesday, December 13 at 7pm, at The Colonial Theatre.

A “sensory-friendly” performance is a production that is slightly modified to accommodate inpiduals with sensory-input disorders, such as people on the autism spectrum. At this performance, you will notice relaxed “house rules;” people may need to get up, move around, and leave the theatre during the performance. There is no expectation that the audience will be completely quiet during the performance. Our goal is to create an environment where people with autism or sensory needs, along with their families, can enjoy coming to the theatre together and will feel comfortable, supported and free to be themselves.
https://www.berkshiretheatregroup.org/on-our-stages
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Dec
10
Sun
Pittsfield, MA–A Christmas Carol @ The Colonial Theatre
Dec 10 @ 2:00 pm

by Charles Dickens, adapted by Eric Hill and directed by Travis Daly

Tickets: Adults: $38 Children 16 and under: $28

Tickets to the Special Community and Sensory-Friendly Performance on December 13 at 7pm: Tickets: $5

Performance Dates:

Saturday, December 9, 13, 14, 15,16,20, 21, 22 at 7 pm

Sunday, December 10, 16, 17 at 2 pm

Celebrate the timeless holiday tradition of A Christmas Carol with the whole family, and revel in the joy and redemptive power of Christmas as told in the timeless tale of Ebenezer Scrooge, the infamous miser who is shown the error of his ways and reformed by four spirits. Journey back to Victorian England and experience the classic story filled with holiday carols and the wonderment of the season.

Berkshire Theatre Group presents a special community and sensory-friendly performance of A Christmas Carol on Wednesday, December 13 at 7pm, at The Colonial Theatre.

A “sensory-friendly” performance is a production that is slightly modified to accommodate inpiduals with sensory-input disorders, such as people on the autism spectrum. At this performance, you will notice relaxed “house rules;” people may need to get up, move around, and leave the theatre during the performance. There is no expectation that the audience will be completely quiet during the performance. Our goal is to create an environment where people with autism or sensory needs, along with their families, can enjoy coming to the theatre together and will feel comfortable, supported and free to be themselves.
https://www.berkshiretheatregroup.org/on-our-stages
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Dec
13
Wed
Pittsfield, MA–A Christmas Carol @ The Colonial Theatre
Dec 13 @ 7:00 pm

by Charles Dickens, adapted by Eric Hill and directed by Travis Daly

Tickets: Adults: $38 Children 16 and under: $28

Tickets to the Special Community and Sensory-Friendly Performance on December 13 at 7pm: Tickets: $5

Performance Dates:

Saturday, December 9, 13, 14, 15,16,20, 21, 22 at 7 pm

Sunday, December 10, 16, 17 at 2 pm

Celebrate the timeless holiday tradition of A Christmas Carol with the whole family, and revel in the joy and redemptive power of Christmas as told in the timeless tale of Ebenezer Scrooge, the infamous miser who is shown the error of his ways and reformed by four spirits. Journey back to Victorian England and experience the classic story filled with holiday carols and the wonderment of the season.

Berkshire Theatre Group presents a special community and sensory-friendly performance of A Christmas Carol on Wednesday, December 13 at 7pm, at The Colonial Theatre.

A “sensory-friendly” performance is a production that is slightly modified to accommodate inpiduals with sensory-input disorders, such as people on the autism spectrum. At this performance, you will notice relaxed “house rules;” people may need to get up, move around, and leave the theatre during the performance. There is no expectation that the audience will be completely quiet during the performance. Our goal is to create an environment where people with autism or sensory needs, along with their families, can enjoy coming to the theatre together and will feel comfortable, supported and free to be themselves.
https://www.berkshiretheatregroup.org/on-our-stages
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Dec
14
Thu
Pittsfield, MA–A Christmas Carol @ The Colonial Theatre
Dec 14 @ 7:00 pm

by Charles Dickens, adapted by Eric Hill and directed by Travis Daly

Tickets: Adults: $38 Children 16 and under: $28

Tickets to the Special Community and Sensory-Friendly Performance on December 13 at 7pm: Tickets: $5

Performance Dates:

Saturday, December 9, 13, 14, 15,16,20, 21, 22 at 7 pm

Sunday, December 10, 16, 17 at 2 pm

Celebrate the timeless holiday tradition of A Christmas Carol with the whole family, and revel in the joy and redemptive power of Christmas as told in the timeless tale of Ebenezer Scrooge, the infamous miser who is shown the error of his ways and reformed by four spirits. Journey back to Victorian England and experience the classic story filled with holiday carols and the wonderment of the season.

Berkshire Theatre Group presents a special community and sensory-friendly performance of A Christmas Carol on Wednesday, December 13 at 7pm, at The Colonial Theatre.

A “sensory-friendly” performance is a production that is slightly modified to accommodate inpiduals with sensory-input disorders, such as people on the autism spectrum. At this performance, you will notice relaxed “house rules;” people may need to get up, move around, and leave the theatre during the performance. There is no expectation that the audience will be completely quiet during the performance. Our goal is to create an environment where people with autism or sensory needs, along with their families, can enjoy coming to the theatre together and will feel comfortable, supported and free to be themselves.
https://www.berkshiretheatregroup.org/on-our-stages
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Dec
15
Fri
Pittsfield, MA–A Christmas Carol @ The Colonial Theatre
Dec 15 @ 7:00 pm

by Charles Dickens, adapted by Eric Hill and directed by Travis Daly

Tickets: Adults: $38 Children 16 and under: $28

Tickets to the Special Community and Sensory-Friendly Performance on December 13 at 7pm: Tickets: $5

Performance Dates:

Saturday, December 9, 13, 14, 15,16,20, 21, 22 at 7 pm

Sunday, December 10, 16, 17 at 2 pm

Celebrate the timeless holiday tradition of A Christmas Carol with the whole family, and revel in the joy and redemptive power of Christmas as told in the timeless tale of Ebenezer Scrooge, the infamous miser who is shown the error of his ways and reformed by four spirits. Journey back to Victorian England and experience the classic story filled with holiday carols and the wonderment of the season.

Berkshire Theatre Group presents a special community and sensory-friendly performance of A Christmas Carol on Wednesday, December 13 at 7pm, at The Colonial Theatre.

A “sensory-friendly” performance is a production that is slightly modified to accommodate inpiduals with sensory-input disorders, such as people on the autism spectrum. At this performance, you will notice relaxed “house rules;” people may need to get up, move around, and leave the theatre during the performance. There is no expectation that the audience will be completely quiet during the performance. Our goal is to create an environment where people with autism or sensory needs, along with their families, can enjoy coming to the theatre together and will feel comfortable, supported and free to be themselves.
https://www.berkshiretheatregroup.org/on-our-stages
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Dec
16
Sat
Pittsfield, MA–A Christmas Carol @ The Colonial Theatre
Dec 16 @ 2:00 pm

by Charles Dickens, adapted by Eric Hill and directed by Travis Daly

Tickets: Adults: $38 Children 16 and under: $28

Tickets to the Special Community and Sensory-Friendly Performance on December 13 at 7pm: Tickets: $5

Performance Dates:

Saturday, December 9, 13, 14, 15,16,20, 21, 22 at 7 pm

Sunday, December 10, 16, 17 at 2 pm

Celebrate the timeless holiday tradition of A Christmas Carol with the whole family, and revel in the joy and redemptive power of Christmas as told in the timeless tale of Ebenezer Scrooge, the infamous miser who is shown the error of his ways and reformed by four spirits. Journey back to Victorian England and experience the classic story filled with holiday carols and the wonderment of the season.

Berkshire Theatre Group presents a special community and sensory-friendly performance of A Christmas Carol on Wednesday, December 13 at 7pm, at The Colonial Theatre.

A “sensory-friendly” performance is a production that is slightly modified to accommodate inpiduals with sensory-input disorders, such as people on the autism spectrum. At this performance, you will notice relaxed “house rules;” people may need to get up, move around, and leave the theatre during the performance. There is no expectation that the audience will be completely quiet during the performance. Our goal is to create an environment where people with autism or sensory needs, along with their families, can enjoy coming to the theatre together and will feel comfortable, supported and free to be themselves.
https://www.berkshiretheatregroup.org/on-our-stages
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Pittsfield, MA–A Christmas Carol @ The Colonial Theatre
Dec 16 @ 7:00 pm

by Charles Dickens, adapted by Eric Hill and directed by Travis Daly

Tickets: Adults: $38 Children 16 and under: $28

Tickets to the Special Community and Sensory-Friendly Performance on December 13 at 7pm: Tickets: $5

Performance Dates:

Saturday, December 9, 13, 14, 15,16,20, 21, 22 at 7 pm

Sunday, December 10, 16, 17 at 2 pm

Celebrate the timeless holiday tradition of A Christmas Carol with the whole family, and revel in the joy and redemptive power of Christmas as told in the timeless tale of Ebenezer Scrooge, the infamous miser who is shown the error of his ways and reformed by four spirits. Journey back to Victorian England and experience the classic story filled with holiday carols and the wonderment of the season.

Berkshire Theatre Group presents a special community and sensory-friendly performance of A Christmas Carol on Wednesday, December 13 at 7pm, at The Colonial Theatre.

A “sensory-friendly” performance is a production that is slightly modified to accommodate inpiduals with sensory-input disorders, such as people on the autism spectrum. At this performance, you will notice relaxed “house rules;” people may need to get up, move around, and leave the theatre during the performance. There is no expectation that the audience will be completely quiet during the performance. Our goal is to create an environment where people with autism or sensory needs, along with their families, can enjoy coming to the theatre together and will feel comfortable, supported and free to be themselves.
https://www.berkshiretheatregroup.org/on-our-stages
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Dec
17
Sun
Pittsfield, MA–A Christmas Carol @ The Colonial Theatre
Dec 17 @ 2:00 pm

by Charles Dickens, adapted by Eric Hill and directed by Travis Daly

Tickets: Adults: $38 Children 16 and under: $28

Tickets to the Special Community and Sensory-Friendly Performance on December 13 at 7pm: Tickets: $5

Performance Dates:

Saturday, December 9, 13, 14, 15,16,20, 21, 22 at 7 pm

Sunday, December 10, 16, 17 at 2 pm

Celebrate the timeless holiday tradition of A Christmas Carol with the whole family, and revel in the joy and redemptive power of Christmas as told in the timeless tale of Ebenezer Scrooge, the infamous miser who is shown the error of his ways and reformed by four spirits. Journey back to Victorian England and experience the classic story filled with holiday carols and the wonderment of the season.

Berkshire Theatre Group presents a special community and sensory-friendly performance of A Christmas Carol on Wednesday, December 13 at 7pm, at The Colonial Theatre.

A “sensory-friendly” performance is a production that is slightly modified to accommodate inpiduals with sensory-input disorders, such as people on the autism spectrum. At this performance, you will notice relaxed “house rules;” people may need to get up, move around, and leave the theatre during the performance. There is no expectation that the audience will be completely quiet during the performance. Our goal is to create an environment where people with autism or sensory needs, along with their families, can enjoy coming to the theatre together and will feel comfortable, supported and free to be themselves.
https://www.berkshiretheatregroup.org/on-our-stages
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Dec
21
Thu
Pittsfield, MA–A Christmas Carol @ The Colonial Theatre
Dec 21 @ 7:00 pm

by Charles Dickens, adapted by Eric Hill and directed by Travis Daly

Tickets: Adults: $38 Children 16 and under: $28

Tickets to the Special Community and Sensory-Friendly Performance on December 13 at 7pm: Tickets: $5

Performance Dates:

Saturday, December 9, 13, 14, 15,16,20, 21, 22 at 7 pm

Sunday, December 10, 16, 17 at 2 pm

Celebrate the timeless holiday tradition of A Christmas Carol with the whole family, and revel in the joy and redemptive power of Christmas as told in the timeless tale of Ebenezer Scrooge, the infamous miser who is shown the error of his ways and reformed by four spirits. Journey back to Victorian England and experience the classic story filled with holiday carols and the wonderment of the season.

Berkshire Theatre Group presents a special community and sensory-friendly performance of A Christmas Carol on Wednesday, December 13 at 7pm, at The Colonial Theatre.

A “sensory-friendly” performance is a production that is slightly modified to accommodate inpiduals with sensory-input disorders, such as people on the autism spectrum. At this performance, you will notice relaxed “house rules;” people may need to get up, move around, and leave the theatre during the performance. There is no expectation that the audience will be completely quiet during the performance. Our goal is to create an environment where people with autism or sensory needs, along with their families, can enjoy coming to the theatre together and will feel comfortable, supported and free to be themselves.
https://www.berkshiretheatregroup.org/on-our-stages
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Dec
22
Fri
Pittsfield, MA–A Christmas Carol @ The Colonial Theatre
Dec 22 @ 7:00 pm

by Charles Dickens, adapted by Eric Hill and directed by Travis Daly

Tickets: Adults: $38 Children 16 and under: $28

Tickets to the Special Community and Sensory-Friendly Performance on December 13 at 7pm: Tickets: $5

Performance Dates:

Saturday, December 9, 13, 14, 15,16,20, 21, 22 at 7 pm

Sunday, December 10, 16, 17 at 2 pm

Celebrate the timeless holiday tradition of A Christmas Carol with the whole family, and revel in the joy and redemptive power of Christmas as told in the timeless tale of Ebenezer Scrooge, the infamous miser who is shown the error of his ways and reformed by four spirits. Journey back to Victorian England and experience the classic story filled with holiday carols and the wonderment of the season.

Berkshire Theatre Group presents a special community and sensory-friendly performance of A Christmas Carol on Wednesday, December 13 at 7pm, at The Colonial Theatre.

A “sensory-friendly” performance is a production that is slightly modified to accommodate inpiduals with sensory-input disorders, such as people on the autism spectrum. At this performance, you will notice relaxed “house rules;” people may need to get up, move around, and leave the theatre during the performance. There is no expectation that the audience will be completely quiet during the performance. Our goal is to create an environment where people with autism or sensory needs, along with their families, can enjoy coming to the theatre together and will feel comfortable, supported and free to be themselves.
https://www.berkshiretheatregroup.org/on-our-stages
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Dec
29
Fri
Gt. Barrington, MA–Cresendo Vocal Ensemble Holiday Concert @ St. James Place
Dec 29 @ 6:00 pm
Dec
30
Sat
Lakeville, CT–Cresendo Vocal Ensemble Holiday Concert @ Trinity Church of Lime Rock
Dec 30 @ 3:00 pm
Dec
31
Sun
Gt. Barrington, MA–Berkshire’s Celebratory Best for New Year’s Eve–Berkshire Bach! @ Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center
Dec 31 @ 6:00 pm

Handel’s Messiah Sing-in

Tickets: (413) 528-0100 or www.mahaiwe.org