The Berkshire LifeStream - Berkshires Lifestyles
Love affair' between dance Royal Danish Ballet and Jacob's Pillow
BECKET In the summer of 1954, in the middle of his international dance festival, Ted Shawn was staying up nights and sending long-distance cables.Just before the curtain of his next
Jun 15 6:51PM BE Berkshires Lifestyles

Ani DiFranco rises up, like she always has
GREAT BARRINGTON Ani DiFranco is on deadline.The Grammy award-winning singer-songwriter, activist and feminist has a memoir coming out next year, but she owes a draft much sooner than
Jun 15 6:39PM BE Berkshires Lifestyles

We asked Andy Grammer: What's your favorite song?
Andy Grammer makes music for sunny days. The 34-year-old pop musician has long been comfortable singing upbeat tunes, including his hits "Keep Your Head Up" and "Honey, I'm Good." His latest album,
Jun 15 6:39PM BE Berkshires Lifestyles

Why David Crosby isn't looking back ...
LENOX -- Going solo has fueled a creative resurrection for 76-year-old David Crosby.Following a hard-partying past that landed him jail time and ultimately necessitated a liver transplant in ..
Jun 8 7:37PM BE Berkshires Lifestyles

Women Artists in Paris, 1850-1900': A quiet, yet powerful, revolution
The woman leans on the wooden table, as a thin curl of smoke escapes from her lips. She rests her chin in one hand, as she gazes off the canvas into the distance. She holds a cigarette in her other .
Jun 8 7:36PM BE Berkshires Lifestyles

Building boats - and friendships - in Sheffield
SHEFFIELD-- When Hilary Russell finished constructing model airplanes as a child, he would often discover pieces left over. Following directions wasn't a typical creative route for him."I just .
Jun 1 8:33PM BE Berkshires Lifestyles

After 30 years, Marty's T-Ball has fun down to a 'T
NORTH ADAMS -- On a recent Monday night at Alcombright Athletic Complex, baseball and softball players occupied fields flanking Protection Avenue. But most of the activity could be found beyond ..
Jun 1 8:24PM BE Berkshires Lifestyles

Allyn Burrows reflects on second season at Shakespeare & Company
LENOX Allyn Burrows' first season as Shakespeare & Company's artistic director is history. He's already planning the future his third season. His immediate attention is on the now.
Jun 1 8:21PM BE Berkshires Lifestyles