Date-night ideas: Woo your Valentine with classic movie screening
THURSDAY, FEB. 13
Down County Social Club at Race Brook Lodge presents John Snyder, 8 p.m. They preview, "DCSC welcomes back John Snyder, performing an auditory quest to the outer reaches of the musical imagination, a wondrous, daring session of experimental sounds." Admission is $10. Find Race Brook Lodge at 864 South Undermountain Road, Sheffield.
FRIDAY, FEB. 14
Editor's Pick: Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center is celebrating Valentine's Day with a screening of the 1987 classic "Moonstruck," starring Cher, Nicolas Cage and Olympia Dukakis. Screening is at 7 p.m., at 14 Castle St., Great Barrington. Tickets are $8 for adults.
SATURDAY, FEB. 15
Don't miss Jaleel Shaw at Mass MoCA, 8 p.m. According to Mass MoCA, "Shaw has performed and recorded with the likes of Roy Hargrove, Mingus Big Band, Christian McBride, Chick Corea, and Jason Moran. Now fronting this thriving jazz trio, Shaw is an unstoppable force." $28, $44 preferred. Cabaret-style seating, preferred ticket buyers get preferred seating and free museum admission on the day of or day after the show.
Enjoy a special evening at the Black and Red Gala at Berkshire Hills Country Club to benefit the Celebrate Susan B. Anthony Festival, with live music by Ron Ramsay and Samantha Talora, with Eileen Markland and Charlie Tokarz, 5:30 to 11 p.m. Tickets are $60; find them on Eventbrite.com.
The Foundry hosts Boxxa Vine, and her friends Angel South, Noelle Diamond and Katarina Mirage, for two shows, one at 7 and one at 9:30 p.m. They preview, "Do you like long walks on the beach, deep conversations, holding hands, and romance novels? Well, this show has none of that but it does have drag queens bringing you on a journey through dating, love and heartbreak. A comedic romp just after Valentine's for anyone who loves to laugh, cry and laugh some more." Tickets are $20, $30 VIP. Bar opens at 6 and 8:30 p.m. Find The Foundry at 2 Harris St., West Stockbridge.
Berkshire Theatre Group's Colonial Theatre welcomes Memories of Patsy — The Patsy Cline Tribute Show, at 7 p.m., 111 South St., Pittsfield. Tickets begin at $25.50.
SUNDAY, FEB. 16
Head to the Egremont Barn for a "dance-and-sing benefit" to support IS183 Art School, featuring karaoke and music by the School House Band, Danny Lipson on guitar, Dave Wiley on drums, Jeff Caminiti on congas, Peter Rock on guitar, Ray Elling on bass, and Steve Patterson on keys. There's a $10-$50 suggested donation. The Barn is located at the Egremont Village Inn, 17 Main St., South Egremont.
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