Welcome to Berkshire Arts Almanac, where longtime Berkshire area journalist and arts maven Lesley Ann Beck will present a carefully selected assortment of advances, stories, and reviews about the marvelous cultural offerings in the Berkshires. Theater, visual arts, fine crafts, music, dance, and the literary arts will all be included, and, eventually, a calendar of selected events will be available as well.
- The Shakespeare & Company production of Satchmo at the Waldorf is extraordinary, thrilling theater
- The Boston Pops Orchestra and a stellar array of guests celebrate John Williams in grand fashion in an inspiring concert
- Shakespeare & Company mounts a powerful production of the brash Parasite Drag
- Barrington Stage presents the riveting East Coast premiere of Rajiv Joseph’s The North Pool
- Spectacular performances by Bernadette Peters and the Boston Pops make for a perfect Tanglewood afternoon