Berkshire Lifestyles
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"Where are all the colors?"If you live in the Berkshires, chances are you've heard a leaf peeper, or two, mutter that while scanning the mountains this fall. We've been wondering ourselves as we rake … more
Twenty years ago, John "Skeets" Richards Jr. was a high school physics teacher, who dabbled with oil paints in his spare time. Now, after selling 450 paintings, he's just as well known for his … more
WILLIAMSTOWN — Unlike most of us, Montserrat Le Mense is allowed to touch the art. Actually, museums count on it. A conservator of paintings at the Williamstown Art Conservation Center (WACC), … more
STOCKBRIDGE — Shakespeare & Company's now-retired founding artistic director Tina Packer, who turns 79 later this month, was in her mid-20s and fresh out of the Royal Academy of Dramatic Arts when, after 10 auditions, she made it into the … more
WILLIAMSTOWN — The Williams College Museum of Art has recovered a vanished room.It feels like a mythical medieval place, with a floor of handmade tiles, dark plaster walls, oak beams and diamond-paned windows with inset stained glass. It was … more
NORTH ADAMS — As FreshGrass music festivalgoers wander the grounds of Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art this weekend, they may happen upon a man resetting a neck — a guitar's neck, that is.Steve Sauve has been repairing guitars … more
PITTSFIELD — Keshawn McGowan is willing to resemble an "eyebrow-less alien" most of the time if it means, on some nights, Gemini DaBarbay's painted-on brows look flawless."I know it will pay … more
BECKET — Madison Embrey isn't a "dance mom," but some of her fellow dancers in The School at Jacob's Pillow's Musical Theatre Dance program call her their mom. more
WEST STOCKBRIDGE — Former New York Times reporter Linda Greenhouse covered the U.S. Supreme Court for 27 sessions. But when reflecting on her career, the part-time Stockbridge resident is quick … more
Classical music and literary thriller don't make for a likely pair, but composer Gregory W. Brown understands why his brother, internationally renowned author Dan Brown, might blend the two in his … more
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