Calendar

Oct
5
Sat
She Shapes History @ Berkshire Museum
Oct 5 2019 @ 12:00 AM – May 25 2020 @ 11:45 PM
Oct
17
Thu
Farm Friends @ Hancock Shaker Village
Oct 17 @ 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM
Farm Friends @ Hancock Shaker Village

Get to know the farmyard. Each week, young children ages 2-5 and their caregivers meet one of our farm animals, enjoy a special story, and do a simple craft in the Discovery Barn.

Arrowhead after Dark @ Arrowhead
Oct 17 @ 5:00 PM – 6:30 PM

Join us for a twilight tour of the Pittsfield Cemetery and learn about the famous people of Pittsfield buried there. Meet at the cemetery at 203 Wahconah Street. Please call ahead to reserve a spot.
Thursdays, October 17 and 24, 5 p.m. Please call 413-442-1793
$15 Members, $20 Not yet members

American Underground @ Boyd-Quinson Mainstage
Oct 17 @ 7:00 PM

World Premiere

Bonnie & Terry Burman New Play Award Winner
By BRENT ASKARI
Directed by JULIANNE BOYD
In the not-so-distant future, an interracial couple enjoys a visit from their college-aged son when a young Muslim woman arrives at their back door. She’s looking for safe passage via a new Underground Railroad as Muslims are being detained and imprisoned. Suddenly, a government official knocks on their door wreaking havoc on the family. They must decide how much to risk to save an innocent woman. This riveting thriller takes us inside a stark vision of an unapologetic America.
American Underground will have talkbacks following the performances on October 10 and October 17.
American Underground
Haunted Hancock @ Hancock shaker village
Oct 17 @ 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM
Oct
18
Fri
American Underground @ Boyd-Quinson Mainstage
Oct 18 @ 7:00 PM

World Premiere

Bonnie & Terry Burman New Play Award Winner
By BRENT ASKARI
Directed by JULIANNE BOYD
In the not-so-distant future, an interracial couple enjoys a visit from their college-aged son when a young Muslim woman arrives at their back door. She’s looking for safe passage via a new Underground Railroad as Muslims are being detained and imprisoned. Suddenly, a government official knocks on their door wreaking havoc on the family. They must decide how much to risk to save an innocent woman. This riveting thriller takes us inside a stark vision of an unapologetic America.
American Underground will have talkbacks following the performances on October 10 and October 17.
American Underground
The Equalites @ The Garage
Oct 18 @ 8:00 PM
Oct
19
Sat
Nia Dance Fitness with Diane Firtell @ Berkshire Yoga Dance & Fitness
Oct 19 @ 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM
2019 KidsAct! Jr Fall @ Barrington Stage Company
Oct 19 @ 11:00 AM
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2019 KidsAct! Jr Fall
Welcome to the Jungle!
Saturday, October 19, 2019 at 11:00AM
Barrington Stage Company
122 North Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201
Join Barrington Stage Company for an exciting theatre program for young people ages 4-6! This six-week theatre workshop series entitled “Welcome to the Jungle!” will focus on building acting, singing, and storytelling skills through fun theatre games and creative play, as well as the sharing of an original story with music for parents and friends on the final day of the program! We’ll explore our wildest animal selves and create a world in which lions and monkeys meet, parrots and snakes sing and dance, and everybody has a roooooaring fun time! This class will meet on six, consecutive Saturdays from 11-11:50AM at the Wolfson Center in downtown Pittsfield starting on Saturday, October 19th! Our final sharing will be on Saturday, November 23rd. KidsAct! Jr. is an amazing place for young folks to be their full selves! Come join in the fun!
American Underground @ Boyd-Quinson Mainstage
Oct 19 @ 7:00 PM

World Premiere

Bonnie & Terry Burman New Play Award Winner
By BRENT ASKARI
Directed by JULIANNE BOYD
In the not-so-distant future, an interracial couple enjoys a visit from their college-aged son when a young Muslim woman arrives at their back door. She’s looking for safe passage via a new Underground Railroad as Muslims are being detained and imprisoned. Suddenly, a government official knocks on their door wreaking havoc on the family. They must decide how much to risk to save an innocent woman. This riveting thriller takes us inside a stark vision of an unapologetic America.
American Underground will have talkbacks following the performances on October 10 and October 17.
American Underground
Pittsfield CityJAZZ Festival–Veronica Swift with Stephanie Nakasian @ The Colonial Theatre
Oct 19 @ 7:30 PM
Oct
24
Thu
Farm Friends @ Hancock Shaker Village
Oct 24 @ 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM
Farm Friends @ Hancock Shaker Village

Get to know the farmyard. Each week, young children ages 2-5 and their caregivers meet one of our farm animals, enjoy a special story, and do a simple craft in the Discovery Barn.

Arrowhead after Dark @ Arrowhead
Oct 24 @ 5:00 PM – 6:30 PM

Join us for a twilight tour of the Pittsfield Cemetery and learn about the famous people of Pittsfield buried there. Meet at the cemetery at 203 Wahconah Street. Please call ahead to reserve a spot.
Thursdays, October 17 and 24, 5 p.m. Please call 413-442-1793
$15 Members, $20 Not yet members

Comedy Garage: Gus Constantellis @ The Garage
Oct 24 @ 7:30 PM
Oct
26
Sat
Nia Dance Fitness with Diane Firtell @ Berkshire Yoga Dance & Fitness
Oct 26 @ 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM
Halloween at Hancock @ Hancock shaker village
Oct 26 @ 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM

Witches, ghosts, and goblins roam the Village. Trick-or-treat in costume and learn how Shakers celebrated Halloween. Get spooked with ghost stories and fortune-telling, bob for doughnuts, hop on a “flying” Shaker broom, and meet Valerian the Garden Witch. All ages welcome.

 

The Best + The Wurst @ Hancock shaker village
Oct 26 @ 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM

Sample the best regional beers and hard ciders and enjoy live music on an autumn afternoon. Old-world and Shaker-style sausage, made with regionally sourced meats, and additional beverages will be available for purchase. Come early and enjoy the grounds — tickets include admission.

Oct
31
Thu
Farm Friends @ Hancock Shaker Village
Oct 31 @ 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM
Farm Friends @ Hancock Shaker Village

Get to know the farmyard. Each week, young children ages 2-5 and their caregivers meet one of our farm animals, enjoy a special story, and do a simple craft in the Discovery Barn.

Trick-or-Trivia @ The Garage
Oct 31 @ 6:00 PM

The evening will begin with a special performance by Miss Berkshire 2019 Jai Mason Miranda Moirai, who will lead us into Halloween Trivia. Grab your team and bring your thinking caps as you do not want to miss out on cash prizes, free classes at IS183, free VIP Tickets to the Only In My Dreams Events 2020 Dance party at the Colonial, and more! Wait the night is not over yet! Close the evening by participating in the costume contest for a chance to win even more goodies!

See you there!
Tickets: Under 13 are free, ages 13-20 are $10, and ages 21+ are $25
Trick-or-Trivia
Nov
2
Sat
Nia Dance Fitness with Diane Firtell @ Berkshire Yoga Dance & Fitness
Nov 2 @ 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM