The weeks are busy, the calendars are full and hopefully you are taking some time out from your hectic lives to stop and smell the Berkshires. Whether you’re attending one of the several Free and Cheap Family Movies scheduled throughout the county this weekend, taking in one of several opportunities to see family theater […]
PITTSFIELD — The Berkshire Athenaeum in Pittsfield invites families to Hamstead’s Stage Company’s “Robin Hood,” Saturday, July 25, at 1 p.m. … and it’s FREE. The performance will follow Robin as he wages an ongoing war against the oppressive tyrant King John, while befriending the residents of Sherwood Forest and making mischief with his Band […]
Parent’s Eye Review: ‘Lost in Yonkers’ is not to be missed at Barrington Stage Company [Review and Giveaway]
“Lost in Yonkers,” by Neil Simon Directed by Jenn Thompson Boyd-Quinson Mainstage, 30 Union St., Pittsfield Running July 16-Aug. 1 Tuesday/Wednesday, 7 p.m., Thursday through Saturday, 8 p.m., Sunday, 5 p.m., Wednesday/Friday matiness, 2 p.m., additional matinee, Saturday, Aug. 1, 2 p.m. Tickets 420 and up; $15 and $20 for previews. barringtonstage.org. It’s the middle […]
WILLIAMSTOWN —The Clark Art Institute’s popular Family Day returns Sunday, July 26, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Admission and all activities are free all day. Family Day celebrates the exhibit “Van Gogh and Nature,” on view at the Clark through Sept. 13. Activities for all ages include making a terrarium, butterfly house, and sunflowers; […]
WILLIAMSTOWN — Storyteller Mary Jo Maichack will present “The Itsy Bitsy Spider-Man: A Heroic Climb,” a family-friendly, interactive show about folktale heroes through the ages, on Wednesday, July 29, at 4 p.m. These are heroes who win the day through heart, wit, imagination, and kindness. Families are invited to sing, dance a folktale hero dance […]
PITTSFIELD — Last week the Berkshire Museum was bustling with families during it’s Science Night Festivities, exploring, experimenting and having tons of STEM-related fun. BFF contributing photographer Kaitlyn Pierce (Autumn Owl Photography) was on hand with her family and her camera to capture the evening for you all in this gallery.