Artistic Landscape
Barn Gallery at Stonover Farm: A lasting impression

LENOX — Each summer during the late 1960s and early 1970s, young artists from schools across the country traveled to an eight-week drawing and painting course at Tanglewood held by Boston University in conjunction with Berkshire Music …

Theatrical Landscape
At Shakespeare & Company, "Temoest" rages against a dying light

LENOX — "Be not afeard," Caliban tells the drunken manservant Stephano as the invisible Ariel stirs the atmosphere on Prospero's magical kingdom in "The Tempest." "The isle is full of noises, sounds and sweet airs, that give delight, and hurt …

Musical Landscape
Tanglewood Music Center Orchestra goes to the summit with Strauss

LENOX — The party started the trek up the mountain at dawn, took a wrong path, reached the summit in glory, got drenched in a thunderstorm on the way down, and reached home in triumph at dark.It's the story of Richard Strauss' "Alpine …

My Berkshire Landscape
Breakfast with The Eagle: A glorious muffin with Allyn Burrows

LENOX — Shakespeare & Company's new artistic director, Allyn Burrows, didn't look like a man on the run when he walked into Haven Cafe and Bakery on a sunny morning in July, ordered a glorious morning muffin and a coffee and sat down at …

Literary Landscape
Must reads from Berkshire literati

Summer may be almost over, but there's still time to squeeze in one last summer reading assignment.You can join the incoming freshmen class of 2021 students at Williams College, who have been given free copies of "Just Mercy" by Bryan Stevenson as …

Culinary Landscape
Hotspot: Shire Breu-Hous - Rustic basement setting well worth seeking out

Details: Shire Breu-Hous at The Stationery Factory: 63 Flansburg Ave, Dalton, Mass; Hours: Sunday & Monday, closed; Tuesday - Thursday, 4 p.m. - midnight; and Friday & Saturday, 4 p.m. - 2 a.m. 413-842-8313, www.shirebreuhous.comRecipe for …

Daily Landscape
Arts and entertainment calendar for Tuesday, Aug. 22

ART Naumkeag: "Evening Plein Air Studio," $10, 5:30 to 8 p.m., 5 Prospect Hill Road, Stockbridge. Norman Rockwell Museum: Summer Sketch Club, $7, 10 a.m. to noon, 9 Glendale Road, Stockbridge. DANCE Jacob's Pillow: African dance class, for all skill …

Intellectual Landscape
Joseph Thompson: A case for the Berkshire Museum's decision to sell art

The Berkshire Museum's decision to deaccession art as part of a fundamental institutional re-alignment has drawn lots of thoughtful commentary — and passion — that bespeaks the museum's cherished role in our community. Moments like this …

Natural Landscape
Thom Smith | Naturewatch: Help BNRC celebrate its 50th birthday!

Berkshire Natural Resources Council (BNRC) is celebrating its 50th birthday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 9, at Holiday Brook Farm, 100 Holiday Cottage Road, Route 9, Dalton. The celebration will feature events for the young and …

Historical Landscapes
'Lincoln Speaks': A house divided against itself cannot stand'

STOCKBRIDGE — Early in Chesterwood's "Lincoln Speaks" program on Wednesday night, one of Abraham Lincoln's performed works mentions "the Lord." Lincoln undoubtedly knew that including such a reference would appeal to those who believed in a …

Podcast
Berkshire Landscapes Podcast Ep. 5: Wilco, Solid Sound, Joshua Jackson and Tanglewood

Listen and Subscribe | Soundcloud | iTunes | Android | Stitcher What's happening this weekend? Join Berkshire Landscapes Podcast host Carrie Saldo as she chats with Berkshire Eagle Features …

Landscapes Podcasts
Berkshire Landscapes Podcast Ep. 4: Leather floors, 'The Birds' and Hot Sardines at Tanglewood

A modernist house and studio, once owned by the Park Avenue Cubists, gets a new leather floor. 'The Birds' opens on stage. The Hot Sardines play Tanglewood. Join Berkshire Landscapes Podcast host Carrie Saldo, Berkshire Eagle Features Lindsey Hollenbaugh and Arts Editor Jeffrey Borak as they chat about this and more in our weekly show focusing on the upcoming and ongoing cultural events in the Berkshires.

Berkshire Landscapes Podcast #3: Rockwell, Warhol and rhubarb chili

Berkshire Landscapes Podcast #2: Picasso and the Berkshire International Film Festival

Berkshire Landscapes Podcast #1: Preview of the Berkshire Eagle's new arts and lifestyle section

Berkshire Landscapes Podcast: Exploring Summer Previews 2017

Video
VIDEO | Mass MoCA's Building 6

Explore Mass MoCA's newest space, Building 6, which adds an additional 105,000-square-feet of gallery space. Building 6 officially opens on Sunday, May 28, 2017.

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