Meet Michael Klare, professor of peace and world security studies at Hampshire College and the author of 14 books on US military policy, the arms trade, and global resource politics. His most recent book is “The Race for What’s Left,” published in 2012 and now available in paperback from Picador. Â To visit and learn more about Michael visit his website at www.michaelklare.com.
Meet Zee, Zeina ZeeLuv Smidi, holistic health coach and author of Thank You for HPV: A Simple Guide to Healing Yourself. Zee is known for her outspoken and open discussion of HPV infection from detection at a young age to treatment as an adult. To meet Zee or download the FREE book you can visit her at zeeluv.wordpress.com.
Join Dominic Palumbo as he shares his 22+ year farming secrets of how to build a successful organic farm and feed the community great food.Â Welcome to Moon In The PondÂ Farm, a small farm nestled on a quiet and picturesque dirt road in the southern Berkshire hills in Sheffield, Massachusetts. Raising food naturally and sharing the experience has been a strong and growing commitment throughout the farmâ€™s history. Farmer Dominic Palumbo invites you to rediscover your agricultural roots with some of our great farm meats, a tour of the farm, or by participation in our short or longer-term workshops, internships, and programs. Moon In The Pond maintains a strong focus on the elegant integration of history (raising heritage breed livestock and heirloom vegetables, using select traditional farming methods) and contemporary â€˜technology.â€™ For more information visit dom at www.mooninthepond.com.
Northeast Regional Premiere!
Dates:Â November 7-24, 2013
Location:Â St. Germain Stage in the Sydelle and Lee Blatt Performing Arts Center, 36 Linden Street, Pittsfield, MA
Join Serene and Gabrielle as they transport listeners to an Old Women’s Club that has been tranformed into the Whitney Center for the Arts.Â The center is home to traveling creatives, Towne Theater and Gallery W.Â The new gallery is in the midst of its 3rd installation, this month they areÂ featuring local artists.Â To get more information on the installation and the gallery go to: www.galleryw.org.
Join JD Logan, Contemporary Artsit as he takes listeners on a journey into his life, work and vision of the countryside one painting at a time.Â JD is among one of the most sought after contemporary artists of our generation.Â His work has been featured in many magazines including Country Home.Â To learn more about JD and see his work, visit www.jdlogan.com.
Claire Lloyd transports listeners to Lesvos, Greece as she discusses her latest book; My Greek Island Home.Â Australian artist, designer and photographer Claire Lloyd had a successful career in London and she left it all to settle on the remote Greek Island.Â What she found was a community that welcomes the world and with rich culture and hard ethic.Â Â Follow Claire as she finds color by the sea in a village that has barely changed over a thousand years.Â My Greek Island Home lets readers into the untouched edge of the one the most beautiful places on earth.Â To find out more about Claire visit her site at www.clairelloyd.com.
Joi Serene & Chris as they enjoy a meal with Matthew Feldman, General Manager, Owner and Sommelier of Fiori Restaurant in Great Barrington MA.Â Matthew shares his love of food, wine and eating with listeners.Â Enjoy hearing about the new menu which hits the town this week and features among the signature meals a “small plate selection” that will certainly tickle the pallet.Â For more information about Fiori visit their site: www.fiorirestaurant.com.
NOTE: Show starts at 16-17 minutes, drag cursor to that time and enjoy!Â Â Join R2W as they get ready to take flight with the cast from BTG’s much anticipated community performance of Peter Pan!Â These kids will knock your socks off.Â Plus Director, Travis Daly shares his vision while he takes over 100 community members and sends them and the audience on a trip they will never forget.Â To get tickets to the show go to: www.berkshiretheatregroup.org
Claiming Her Place: A panel discusses the challenges women face in the entertainment industry
A Benefit for WAM Theatre
A fun and lively evening co-produced and hosted by Tony nominee and Berkshire favorite Jayne Atkinson.
The celebrity panel includes: Lauren Ambrose (Six Feet Under), Michael Gill (House of Cards), Marin Mazzie (Tony Nominee) Debra Jo Rupp (That 70â€²s Show) and Linus Roache (Law & Order).
The panel will share their stories, observations and thoughts about the challenges women face in the entertainment industry.
The evening will also include a sneak peek at Emilie: La Marquise Du Chatelet Defends Her Life Tonight, WAM Theatreâ€™s fall production. In keeping with WAM Theatreâ€™s double philanthropic mission, a portion of proceeds from the box office of the fall production will be donated to an organization that benefits women and girls. The beneficiary forÂ Emilie: La Marquise Du Chatelet Defends Her Life TonightÂ will be announced Â during the benefit. Click here for more information about the play.
Date:Â Sunday, June 30, 2013
Location:Â Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center, 14 Castle Street, Great Barrington, MA
Reservations:Â Â 413-528-0100 orÂ www.mahaiwe.org