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Cultural Berkshires Events
Music, Theatre, and Dance venues abound near The Inn at Stockbridge in Massachusetts. The Berkshires is known for culture in the country. Please click to see which venue is of interest to you. Feel free to call our front desk with any questions.
Tanglewood Music Center
Tanglewood is at once a place and an event. The large estate houses indoor performance buildings surrounded by hundreds of acres of beautiful land. It is the summer home of the Boston Symphony Orchestra, the site of the Tanglewood Music Center which hosts music education programs, has seen several lecture events, hosts concerts throughout the year, and is the site of the annual Tanglewood music festival each summer.
Barrington Stage Company
This not-for-profit professional theatre company in the Berkshires is dedicated to producing quality theatre productions, and bringing new audiences and young people into theatre. New and original productions, as well as classic favorites have graced this stage. The Barrington Stage Company also offers educational programs and has a strong relationship to the community.
Othe Cultural Offerings: Music
62 Center for Theater, and Dance at Williams College- Williamstown - Williams theatre, dance program, and center series promise some of the bolder, vibrant work to be seen in the Berkshires and beyond.
Aston Magna Festival-Great Barrington - Baroque to early Romantic music on period instruments
Berkshire Bach Society-Great Barrington - Year-round performances of the vast repertoire of choral and instrumental music by J.S. Bach and those of his sphere of influence
Berkshire Choral Festival-Sheffield - Saturday concerts in July 7 August. On grounds of Berkshire School
Close Encounters with Music-Great Barrington - Fall, winter, and spring series presenting world class musicians and chamber music programs in a thematic context.
The Colonial Theatre- Pittsfield - Year-round guilded-age theatre presents Broadway, live music, comedy, dance, family programming, and more.
Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center- Great Barrington - Offers live events including music, dance, and family shows, plus classic films and live HD broadcasts in this historic theatre.
MASS MoCA- North Adams - Presenting music year-round from an alternative cabaret series to scored silent films, dance parties, and July's contemporary music festival.
Music Mountain - Falls Village CT - Oldest continuous chamber music concert location in the US. Hosts the annual music series events including chamber music, jazz, Big Band, and Country concerts.
South Mountain Concerts - Pittsfield - Chamber Music Concerts in September & Octoberm
Other Cultural Offerings: Theatre
Berkshire Community College/Robert Boland Theatre - Pittsfield - See the next generation of stars as the BCC players present three main stage plays and musicals each year.
The Berkshire Fringe - Great Barrington - Dynamic new works of theatre and dance by emerging artists from across the US and right here in the Berkshires.
Berkshire Theatre Festival - Stockbridge - Over 80 years on stage in Stockbridge, presenting theatre that matters, including world premieres, classics, and the best modern works.
Capital Steps - Lenox - Hilarious evenings of political satire and song parodies.
Shakespeare & Co - Lenox MA - 4-6 shows daily Tuesday-Sunday May-March. The best Shakespeare and new plays. Picnic on 30 acres and free family shows.
Ventfort Hall Mansion and Guilded Age Museum - Lenox - Tours exhibits, performances and lectures.
Williamstown Theatre Festiva l- Williamstown - Tony award winning theatre offers performances each summer featuring the finest American actors.
Other Cultural Offerings: Dance
Jacob's Pillow Dance Festival - Becket - International dance festival and National historic Landmark offers 300+ free and ticketed performances, talks exhibits and tours. Onsite dining.