In music, theater and dance the summer season is kicking into high gear. Mavis Staples and Bob Dylan are bringing folk’s glory days to Tanglewood. Che Malambo will move to the rhythms of South American gauchos and live percussion at Jacob’s Pillow. The new play “American Son” will inspire a community symposium at Barrington Stage. Summer is flying high!
Tamara Tunie and Michael Hayden star in ‘American Son’ at Barrington stage Company in Pittsfield. Photo by Scott Barrow, courtesy of Barrington Stage Company
Mavis Staples will perform with Bob Dylan at Tanglewood on July 2. Courtesy photo by Adam Bielawski
Che Malambo will bring the traditions of gauchos to Jacob’s Pillow Dance Festival in Becket. Photo by Em Watson, courtesy of Jacob’s Pillow.
Folk singer / songwriter John Flynn will perform at the Guthrie Center in Great Barrington. Photo courtesy of John Flynn.
Music After Hours concerts bring live performers to the Mount in Lenox; here jazz saxophonist Charles Neville relaxes after a tune. Photo by John Seakwood, courtesy of The Mount