The Emerging Artist Series celebrates young talent, offering live performance opportunities in front of a supportive audience.SEE EVENT
Have a glass of wine in the courtyard and listen to the river. Walk through an exhibit of hand-turned wooden bowls or empowering embroidery. Inside, you may hear the Del Sol Quartet from San Fransisco performing new compositions from their Angel Island Project, telling the stories of Chinese newcomers to America who were held, sometimes for years, at the immigration station in the San Francisco Bay and inscribed poetry into the walls there.
The Foundry in West Stockbridge is a new center for performing and visual arts, with a flexible gallery space and a black box theater for staged readings and open mics. It was built in 1994 as a glass-blowing studio, says owner and founder Amy Brentano, and she has converted it to house many kinds of creative expression.
It has become the new home of Bazaar Productions and the Berkshire Fringe Festival, which has brought new theater to the Berkshires from across the country for many years. And visiting performers come year-round.
In warm weather the West Stockbridge farmers market meets outside, and on winter evenings you might stop in for a radical sewing workshop or a cabaret, or an Australian blues singer …
Where to Find it
Inspired by faith, addiction, and Anjimile’s own transition, his debut album Giver Taker tells a small story in each song that encompasses a larger voyage of self-discovery.SEE EVENT
Internationally acclaimed jazz and Latin jazz vocalist Lauren Henderson and her ensemble headline the first of The West Stockbridge Historical Society’s 2021-2022 live jazz concert series.SEE EVENT
The Emerging Artist Series celebrates young talent, such as Katie Rumin, offering live performance opportunities in front of a supportive audience.SEE EVENT
Veerdance, Fern Katz and Taylor King, will perform From Their Bodies, a commentary on gender and womanhood.SEE EVENT
Brasskill is a lively 15-piece party brass band whose mission is to get your party out on the dance floor.SEE EVENT
The Emerging Artist Series celebrates young talent, such as Crystal Moore and Tyler Stanton, offering live performance opportunities in front of a supportive audience.SEE EVENT
Drawing from their experiences as performers in NY’s indie and experimental scenes, Forever House performs an explosive blend of twisted anthems, subversive ballads, sloppy math waltzes and wasted love themes.SEE EVENT
Combining voice with bass, and whatever else strikes their fancy, the duo will pirouette from Peggy Lee to Jimi Hendrix, with a promise that nothing is off-limits!SEE EVENT
Habibi, “noir girl” pop American music group that loves to dance, to perform live at The Foundry on August 7.SEE EVENT