Things to do and learn this week in the Berkshires

04/23/2014 02:33 PM EDT
Meet Book sale and benefit: The Friends of Milne Public Library will hold the annual book sale from 9 a. 
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04/15/2014 08:28 AM EDT - A digest of what's playing at theaters in and around the Berkshires based upon reviews by Berkshire Eagle theater critic Jeffrey Borak. Full Story

Music Review: Simon's Rock: Pianist Stephen Porter Journeys through late musical styles
04/15/2014 08:27 AM EDT - GREAT BARRINGTON -- The program was titled "Late Style" but it could as easily have been "Late Styles. Full Story

Letter: Civility needed in town politics
04/09/2014 12:10 AM EDT - To the editor of THE EAGLE: I entered the race for Great Barrington Select Board for one reason, to try to bring some civility to the election process and to the discussions around town spending and policies. Full Story

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04/02/2014 11:24 AM EDT - A digest of what's playing at theaters in and around the Berkshires based upon reviews by Berkshire Eagle theater critic Jeffrey Borak. Full Story

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03/25/2014 11:13 AM EDT - A digest of what's playing at theaters in and around the Berkshires based upon reviews by Berkshire Eagle theater critic Jeffrey Borak. Full Story

Capital Repertory Theatre: ‘Gypsy’ Mama Rose takes her turn
03/22/2014 12:10 AM EDT - ALBAN, N.Y. --Capital Repertory Theatre’s smartly conceived and executed production of "Gypsy" begins with a slender column of a raven-haired woman-- clothed in an elegant gold-colored evening gown, a mink stole draped around her shoulders -- standing off to one side of the stage. Full Story

Hubbard Hall to offer Mozart viola quintets
03/14/2014 07:21 PM EDT - Berkshires Week and The Shires of Vermont CAMBRIDGE, N.Y. -- On Sunday, March 16 at 4 p. Full Story

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03/08/2014 10:31 AM EST - A digest of what's playing at theaters in and around the Berkshires based upon reviews by Berkshire Eagle theater critic Jeffrey Borak. Full Story

The Theatre Company at Hubbard Hall: 'Lear' rages but no one answers
03/06/2014 08:46 AM EST - CAMBRIDGE, N.Y. -- Nature unleashes its fury in the pivotal storm scene in William Shakespeare's "King Lear. Full Story

(Brendan Smialowski)
Congress is using Twitter, but which party is most active?

Your representative in the House is almost certainly on Twitter. Your senator definitely is. But how are they using the social network? Full Story
(Elise Amendola)
Watch Yankees pitcher get caught using pine tar

Yankees pitcher Michael Pineda was ejected for using pine tar less than two weeks after appearing to get away with using a foreign substance in another game against Boston, and the Red Sox beat New York 5-1 on Wednesday night. Full Story
(Francois Mori)
Justin Bieber is sorry for visiting this Japanese war shrine

Justin Bieber apologized Wednesday to those he offended by visiting Japan's Yasukuni war shrine this week, saying he was misled to see it as only a place of prayer. Full Story