Thursday

June 27

ART

Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center

Edvard Munch in HD, 7 p.m., 14 Castle St., Great Barrington, (413) 528-0100.

COMMUNITY

Berkshire Athenaeum

"Edible Flowers," Stockbridge Herbs, with tastings, 7 p.m., 1 Wendell Ave., Pittsfield.

Berkshire Community College

"Oil and the Ecology of the Arctic," 7:30 p.m., OLLI, Pittsfield. (413) 236-2190

DANCE

Jacob's Pillow

Compagnie Käfig, 8 p.m. -- influential French hip-hop choreographer Mourad Merzouki and hip-hop dancers from Brazil. Leo, 8:15 p.m., fantastical production from Berlin. Free Inside/Out Performance: Peridance Contemporary Dance Company 6:15 p.m.,reflects modern Israeli life. Becket.

KID STUFF

Adams Free Library

"Dig into Reading Balloon Magic show," with Jungle Jim, 6 p.m., 92 Park St., Adams, (413) 743-8345.

MUSIC

Bennington Center for the Arts

Students from the Summer Sonatina International Piano Camp, 6 p.m., , Gypsy Lane and Route 9W, Bennington, Vt., (802) 442-9197.

THEATER

Barrington Stage Company

"Muckrakers," a young activist brings home a political hacker, 4 and 7:30 p.m. St. Germain Stage. "On the Town," Leonard Bernstein musical, 8 p.m., Mainstage. Pittsfield.

Berkshire Playwrights Lab

Anna Ziegler's "Life Science," 8 p.m. Bard College at Simon's Rock84 Alford Road, Great Barrington.

Berkshire Theatre Group

"The Lion in Winter," Christmas 1183 -- King Henry II, Queen Eleanor of Aquitaine, 8 p.m. Main Stage, Stockbridge.

Chester Theatre

"Arms on Fire," a young singer in search of a career break meets a factory worker in Hell's Kitchen. 2 and 8 p.m., Chester, (413) 354-7771.

Oldcastle Theatre

"Other People's Money," 2 and 8 p.m. Wall Street investor battles longtime owner of an aging New England manufacturing company. Bennington, Vt.

Shakespeare & Company

"Master Class," Tony-award-winning play on opera singer, 8:30 p.m. Lenox.

TriArts Sharon Playhouse

"Spamalot," 2 and 7 p.m., 49 Amenia Road, Route 343, Sharon, Conn.; (860) 364-7469 or www.triarts.net.

Williamstown Theatre Festival

"Animal Crackers," 2 p.m., 8 p.m. opening, Main Stage. "American Hero," 2 p.m., 8 p.m. opening, Nikos Stage, Williamstown.

WRITING

Lift Ev'ry Voice

Performances by world-reknowned poet Nikki Giovanni, winner of the Langston Hughes medal among many honors, will perform her own work. Spice Dragon, North Street, Pittsfield, 7 p.m.. www.liftevryvoice.org.

Friday

June 28

DANCE

Jacob's Pillow

Compagnie Käfig, 8 p.m. Leo, 8:15 p.m. Free Inside/Out: Jeremy McQueen, performer of Broadway musicals Wicked and The Color Purple 6:15 p.m., Lift Ev'ry Voice event. Free Pillow Talk: Physical Theatre as Dance, 5 p.m. Becket.

MUSIC

Clark Art Institute

Preservation Hall Jazz Band, 8 p.m. New Orleans jazz, 225 South St., Williamstown, (413) 458-2303.

Mohawk Trail Concerts

A Tribute to Eric Grinnell: Rossini, Verdi "On This Island" (cycle of poems by Auden), Britten "English Folksong Settings" and Poulenc. 7 p.m. Charlemont.

Tanglewood

Terence Blanchard Group, Grammy award-winning New Orleans jazz trumpeter, 8 p.m., Ozawa Hall, Lenox.

OUTDOORS

Berkshire Botanical Garden

Fence Club Party and opening of the Fitzpatrick Greenhouse, 5 p.m. routes 102 and 183, Stockbridge.

THEATER

Barrington Stage Company

"Muckrakers," 7:30 p.m. St. Germain Stage. "On the Town," 2 and 8 p.m., Mainstage. Pittsfield.

Berkshire Playwrights Lab

"Life Science," 8 p.m. Bard College at Simon's Rock, Great Barrington.

Berkshire Theatre Group

"The Lion in Winter," 8 p.m. Fitzpatrick Main Stage, Stockbridge.

Chester Theatre

"Arms on Fire," 8 p.m., Chester.

Oldcastle Theatre

"Other People's Money," 8 p.m. Bennington, Vt.

Performance Space 21

"Hudson Air: Radio Plays," 7:30 p.m. evening of live radio theater with Hudson Air, Hudson Opera House, and WGXC 90.7 FM. Chatham, N.Y.

Shakespeare & Company

"Les Faux Pas," saucy Molière adaptation, 5:30 p.m. "Love's Labour's Lost," Shakespearean romantic comedy, preview at 7:30 p.m. "Master Class," 8:30 p.m. Lenox.

Theater Barn

"Don't Dress For Dinner," farce, 8 p.m., New Lebanon, N.Y.

TriArts Sharon Playhouse

"Spamalot," 2 p.m., 49 Amenia Road, Sharon, Conn. www.triarts.net.

Ventfort Hall

"Morgan O'Yuki: Geisha of the Gilded Age," 7 p.m., Lenox, (413) 637-3206.

Williamstown Theatre Festival

"Animal Crackers," 8 p.m. family night, Main Stage, Williamstown. "American Hero," 8 p.m., Nikos Stage, Williamstown.

WRITING

Writers Read

Laura Didyk and Lawrence Raab, 5:30 p.m. Free at Good Purpose Gallery, 40 Main Street, Lee. (413) 394-5045.

Saturday

June 29

DANCE

Jacob's Pillow

Compagnie Käfig, 2 and 8 p.m. Leo, 2:15 and 8:15 p.m. Free Inside/Out: School at Jacob's Pillow , 6:15 p.m. Free film: Dancing on ice, 4 p.m. Becket.

HISTORY

Sandisfield Arts Center

"Sandisfield Meeting houses," faith from early days of settlement, 10 a.m.

MUSIC

Aston Magna

Masterworks by J.S. Bach, Marin Marais. Mahaiwe, Great Barrington.

Guthrie Center

John Flynn, doors open at 6 p.m., show starts at 8 p.m. Great Barrington.

Mohawk Trail Concerts

A Tribute to Eric Grinnell, 7:30 p.m., Charlemont.

Performance Space 21

"Tony Trischka Territory," influential banjo player 7:30 p.m. Chatham, N.Y.

Tanglewood

A Prairie Home Companion with Garrison Keillor, live, 5:45 p.m Lenox.

OUTDOORS

Bartholomew's Cobble

Live Birds of Prey, 10 a.m. Ashley Falls.

Berkshire Sanctuaries

Canoe Trip to Upper and Lower Goose Ponds, Lee and Tyringham, 8 a.m. to noon. Lenox.

Bidwell House Museum

"Tyringham Garden Tour," 10 a.m.-4 p.m., 100 Art School Road, Monterey, (413) 528-6888.

Tamarack Hollow

Hike at Monroe State Forest, 9 a.m., free. aimee@gaiaroots.com.

THEATER

Barrington Stage Company

"Muckrakers," 4 and 7:30 p.m. St. Germain. "On the Town," 8 p.m., Mainstage. Cabaret with "On the Town" cast, 10:30 p.m., 36 Linden St., Pittsfield.

Berkshire Playwrights Lab

"Life Science," 8 p.m. Bard College at Simon's Rock, Great Barrington.

Berkshire Theatre Group

"The Lion in Winter," 2 and 8 p.m. Fitzpatrick Main Stage, Stockbridge.

Chester Theatre

"Arms on Fire," 8 p.m., Chester.

Oldcastle Theatre

"Other People's Money," 2 and 8 p.m. Bennington, Vt.

Shakespeare & Company

"Master Class," 3 p.m. "Les Faux Pas," 5:30 p.m. "Love's Labour's Lost," 7:30 p.m. "Heroes," 8:30 p.m. Lenox.

Theater Barn

"Don't Dress For Dinner," farce, 4 an 8 p.m., New Lebanon, N.Y.

TriArts Sharon Playhouse

"Spamalot," 2 and 8 p.m., 49 Amenia Road, Sharon, Conn.; www.triarts.net.

Ventfort Hall

"Morgan O'Yuki: Geisha of the Gilded Age," 4 p.m., Lenox, (413) 637-3206.

Williamstown Theatre Festival

"Animal Crackers," 3:30 p.m., 8 p.m., Main Stage. "American Hero," 3:30 p.m., 8 p.m., Nikos Stage, Williamstown.

Sunday

June 30

COMMUNITY

Clark Art Institute

Family Day, 11 a.m.-4 p.m., honors George Inness,Winslow Homer. Free. 225 South St., Williamstown, (413) 458-2303.

Congregation Knesset Israel

Celebrity Wine Dinner, 4:30 p.m. Alice Brock of Alice's Restaurant will show art. Apple Tree Inn.

Temple Anshe Amunim

Champagne and Chocolate , 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Gala with art, antiques, collectibles and silent auction, Pittsfield.

DANCE

Jacob's Pillow

Compagnie Käfig, 2 p.m. Leo, 2:15 p.m., Laster Class with Leo. Becket.

FILM

Images Cinema

"Duck Soup," Marx Brothers comedy, 7:30 p.m., Spring Street, Williamstown.

OUTDOORS

Bartholomew's Cobble

Bird walk 8:15 a.m., Sheffield.

Project Native

Bug and butterfly safari, 10 a.m. All ages are welcome. Free, Housatonic.

THEATER

Barrington Stage Company

"Muckrakers," 3 p.m. St. Germain. "On the Town," 5 p.m., Mainstage. Pittsfield.

Berkshire Playwrights Lab

"Life Science," 2 p.m. Bard College at Simon's Rock, Great Barrington.

Chester Theatre

"Arms on Fire," 2 p.m., Chester.

Oldcastle Theatre

"Other People's Money," 2 p.m. Bennington, Vt.

Shakespeare & Company

"Love's Labour's Lost," 2 p.m. "Heroes," 8:30 p.m. Lenox.

Theater Barn

"Don't Dress For Dinner," farce, 2 p.m. New Lebanon, N.Y.

TriArts Sharon Playhouse

"Spamalot," 1 and 5 p.m., 49 Amenia Road, Sharon, Conn. www.triarts.net.

Ventfort Hall

"Morgan O'Yuki: Geisha of the Gilded Age," 10 a.m., Lenox, (413) 637-3206.

WAM Theatre Benefit

"Claiming Her Place," hosted by Tony nominee Jayne Atkinson, panel discussion on the challenges women face in the entertainment industry, 7 p.m., Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center, 14 Castle St., Great Barrington, (413) 528-0100.

Williamstown Theatre Festival

"Animal Crackers," 2 p.m., Main Stage, Williamstown. "American Hero," 2 p.m., Nikos Stage, Williamstown.

WRITING

Annual poetry reading

Edna St. Vincent Millay Soceity workshop, 6 p.m. Bookstore, 11 Housatonic St., Lenox. www.bookstoreinlenox.com.

Monday

July 1

COMMUNITY

Bascom Lodge

Jennifer Pharr Davis, record-holder for hiking 2,181 miles in 46 days on the Appalachian Trail, 6 p.m., Adams.

Stephentown Historical

"Birds and Wildlife," Summer Potluck Dinner, 6:30 p.m. Heritage Center, Garfield Road, (518) 733-0010.

FILM

Clark Art Institute

"Glory," 3 p.m., follows the 54th Regiment Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry. Free. Williamstown.

MUSIC

Barrington Stage Company

Paul Green, traditional klezmer and jazz fusion, 8 p.m., 36 Linden St., Pittsfield.

Tanglewood

Tanglewood Music Center String Quartet Marathon, 11 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. in Ozawa Hall, also Tuesday. Lenox.

Tuesday

July 2

FILM

Performance Space 21

"Meet Me in St Louis," 8:30 p.m., free. 2980 Route 66, Chatham, N.Y.

MUSIC

Clark Art Institute

Free concert with Red June, 6 p.m. 225 South St., Williamstown.

Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center

Pink Martini, swinging lounge music, 8 p.m., Great Barrington.

Tanglewood

TMC String Quartet Marathon, 11 a.m. in Ozawa Hall. Lenox.

THEATER

Barrington Stage Company

"On the Town," 7 p.m., Mainstage." Muckrakers," 7:30 p.m. St. Germain Stage. Pittsfield.

Berkshire Theatre Group

"The Lion in Winter," 8 p.m. Main Stage, Stockbridge. "Oklahoma!" 8 p.m., Colonial Theatre, Pittsfield.

Shakespeare & Company

Talk with actors of "Love's Labours Lost," 5 p.m. "Master Class," 8:30 p.m. Lenox.

Williamstown Theatre Festival

"Animal Crackers," 7:30 p.m., with Talkback, Main Stage,. "American Hero," 7:30 p.m., with talkback, Nikos Stage, Williamstown.

WRITING

Tuesday Project

WordXWord Writers Room, 8 p.m., yBar, 391 North St., Pittsfield. wxw365.com.

Ventfort Hall

Marguerite Holloway, science journalist and Columbia University journalism professor, "The Measure of Manhattan," on 19th-century genius John Randel. Lenox.

Wednesday

July 3

COMMUNITY

Bascom Lodge

Barrington Brewery talk on sun-powered brews, 6 p.m. Free. Mount Greylock.

DANCE

Jacob's Pillow

Cedar Lake Contemporary Ballet, 8 p.m. Shantala Shivalingappa, classical south Indian dance, 8:15 p.m., with live music. Free Inside/Out : Art of Motion Dance Theatre, eastern and western new work. 6:15 p.m. Becket.

THEATER

Barrington Stage Company

"On the Town," 2 and 7 p.m., Mainstage."Muckrakers," 7:30 p.m. St. Germain Stage. Pittsfield.

Berkshire Theatre Group

"The Lion in Winter," C7 p.m. Fitzpatrick Main Stage, Stockbridge.

Chester Theatre

"Arms on Fire," 8 p.m., Chester.

Shakespeare & Company

Behind the scenes tour, 10:30 a.m. "Master Class," 3 p.m. "Les Faux Pas," 5:30 p.m. "Heroes," 8:30 p.m. Lenox.

TriArts Sharon Playhouse

"Spamalot," 2 p.m., 49 Amenia Road, Sharon, Conn.; www.triarts.net.

Ventfort Hall

"Morgan O'Yuki: Geisha of the Gilded Age," 7 p.m., Lenox, (413) 637-3206.

Williamstown Theatre Festival

"Animal Crackers," 7:30 p.m., Main Stage, Williamstown. "American Hero," 7:30 p.m., Nikos Stage, Williamstown.