Music Educator Grammy Nominee

A total of 10 music teachers from 10 cities across 8 states have been announced as finalists for the first annual Music Educator Grammy Award. More than 30,000 initial nominations were submitted from all 50 states. Kurn Hattin Homes for Children’s Music...

REACH Fest

Maggie Nowinski and Marjorie Latham, 2 of the organizers of REACH Fest, discuss preparations for the REACH: Intermedia Contemporary Arts Festival in April & May in Easthampton and Holyoke. Also participating is Chris Nelson, a REACH artist from...

Don Sanders

Donald Sanders, Artistic Director of the Massachusetts International Festival of the Arts/Victory Theatre in Holyoke, discusses the latest activities of his organization and the restoration of the Victory Theatre in downtown Holyoke....

10×10 Festival

Julianne Boyd, Artistic Director of Barrington Stage Company; Megan Whilden, Director of Cultural Development, City of Pittsfield; Lesley Ann Beck, Director of communications, Berkshire Museum and Thomas Attila Lewis, comedian and Comedy Show producer. 10×10...

Mama Gena

  Regina Thomashauer (“Mama Gena”) discusses her “Womanly Arts Mastery Program” and her appearance at CityStage– a “Girls Just Wanna Have Fun” event. She’s joined for the interview by Maureen Sullivan, Marketing...

Made in the Berkshires Festival

Hilary Sommers-Deely & Barbara Sims discuss the second annual Made in the Berkshires Festival. They will be joined by playwright Bobby Houston and visual artists Joe Wheaton, participants in this year’s festival hosted by the Berkshire Theatre Group. Made in...

Arts & Entertainment: Arts Block

Meghan Lynn Allen explores the Arts Block in downtown Greenfield. Originally built in 1869 as mall with a collection of small businesses, the Arts Block comprises multiple buildings in the downtown. The Arts Block...

Arts & Entertainment: Paula Poundstone

During a Skype interview Megan Lynn Allen asks Comedian Paula Poundstone about her tour. A Massachusetts native Paula will be performing at Wilbur Theater in Boston, MA on Friday February 24,2012 and the Hu Ke Lau in Chicopee, MA this Saturday February 25,2012....

10×10 Festival

A new 10-day festival is coming to downtown Pittsfield featuring 10-minute tangos, new works of art, music, poetry, ten-minute plays, and a smart-phone film festival among other happenings. Host Carrie Saldo gets the details from four of the event curators Megan...

Movies in the Digital Age

In this era of Netflix, Satellite TV and downloading and streaming on the web, people are watching movies in different ways. We take a look at how some brick and mortar DVD stores are still hanging on, and why it is that with the ever changing ways there are to watch...

Shakespeare and Company

Launching its 34th season in the culturally-rich Berkshire Hills of western Massachusetts in Lenox, Shakespeare & Company aspires to create a theatre of unprecedented excellence....