Events

Event Calendar for The Berkshires and Litchfield County

Jan
29
Sat
Gt. Barrington, MA–Met Opera Live in HD: Verdi’s Rigoletto @ Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center
Jan 29 @ 1:00 pm

Bartlett Sher’s bold new take on Verdi’s timeless tragedy arrives in cinemas on January 29.

 

Mar
6
Sun
Gt. Barrington, MA–Bolshoi Ballet in HD: Swan Lake @ Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center
Mar 6 @ 1:00 pm

Lured to the banks of a mysterious lake by his alter-ego, the Evil Genius, Prince Siegfried encounters the most beautiful swan Odette and swears his love to her.

 

Mar
11
Fri
Gt. Barrington, MA–Tom Papa, Comedian @ Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center
Mar 11 @ 8:00 pm

With more than 20 years as a stand-up comedian, Tom Papa is one of the top comedic voices in the country finding success as an author, in film, TV, radio and podcasts as well as on the live stage.

 

Mar
19
Sat
Gt. Barrington, MA–Met Opera Live in HD: Strauss’s Ariadne auf Naxos @ Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center
Mar 19 @ 1:00 pm

The exhilarating soprano Lise Davidsen makes her Live in HD debut in one of her signature roles, the mythological Greek heroine of Strauss’s enchanting masterpiece.

Mar
20
Sun
Gt. Barrington, MA–Close Encounters With Music: A Night of Chopin and Brahms @ Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center
Mar 20 @ 4:00 pm

Some of the most astounding keyboard music ever written, Chopin’s Four Scherzi, which possess an almost demonic power and energy, receive a masterful performance by Yekwon Sunwoo, the most recent Cliburn laureate (“superbly assured pianism” – BBC Music).

Mar
26
Sat
Gt. Barrington, MA–Met Opera Live in HD: Verdi’s Don Carlos @ Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center
Mar 26 @ 12:00 pm

For the first time in company history, the Met presents the original five-act French version of Verdi’s epic opera of doomed love among royalty, set against the backdrop of the Spanish Inquisition.

Apr
30
Sat
Gt. Barrington, MA–Close Encounters With Music: Skylark A Cappella Vocalists—Hidden Symbols, Secret Codes @ Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center
Apr 30 @ 6:00 pm

What might happen if Robert Langdon, acclaimed professor of Symbology at Harvard University (and fictional hero of Dan Brown’s best-selling novels, including The Da Vinci Code), were enlisted to explore hidden symbols, secret codes, and long-forgotten historical connections buried in manuscripts of choral music over the centuries?
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