Join the international walk on Thursday September 18th, Pittsfield MA in which hundreds will turn out to support the Elizabeth Freeman Center and others across the world as we stand up and take steps to Walk A Mile In Her Shoes. To register for the walk or learn more about rape and sexual assualt visit www.elizabethfreemancenter.org.
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Thanks to Janet and Bart Elsbach the iconic fairgrounds are coming back to our community. Join the BARN RAISING fun and grab onto the movement to restore the Great Barrington Fairgrounds one building at a time. The BARN RAISING BRUNCH is Sunday September 21st get your tickets at www.gbfg.org.
Founder and artistic director Kristen van Ginhoven takes some time to discuss the 2014 WAM Benefit; CHANGE MAKERS which is set to bring to the Berkshires a panel discussion with some of the best change makers of our time. To find out more and reserve your tickets go to www.wamtheatre.com.
Do you remember long lost days of picnic’s at Tanglewood, eating exotic lawn food while listening to incredible music? Now is your chance to be a part of Gina Hyams latest book; The Tanglewood Picnic. Gina talks about her book and how she is looking for submissions, if you have pictures, receipes, or tips go to her website www.tanglewoodpicnic.com. To find out more about Gina and her 11 books visit her at www.ginahyams.com. Plus in the second half of the show we have Eve Wolf’s theatrical concert Beethoven Love Elegies now playing at The Mount to get tickets go to www.romanticcentury.org.
Your invited to get your fringe on as the Berkshire Fringe turns a retrospectacle 10 years and moves to Pittsfield MA. Don’t miss a minute of the over 50 performances including free concerts and workshops. This year host favorite returns of the UK-based Wardrobe Ensemble, Brooklyn’s famed Under the Table and the popular Pi Clowns. Plus Dan Bernitt, Valley Advocate’s Lil Sedaris. Fun for all ages and you can even pay what you wish, keeping the fringe “something for everyone” mission alive. For tickets and information go to www.berkshirefringe.org.
Join author Leigh-Ann Bryant as she reveals to the listeners her heroic story of abuse and road to redemtion. Her latest book, In My Defense, is a page-turning, must read that will change the way you view domestic abuse, redemption and the legal system. To learn more about Leigh and the book visist her website http://www.leighannbryant.com.
Live from the Red Lion Inn at the BIFF 2014 acclaimed Filmmakers Summit, Serene and Gabrielle spend time talking to a variety of directors about their award winning films. For more information on the films or the summit go to www.biffma.com.
Join Serene and Gabrielle as they interview director, Iva Radivojevic of Evaporating Borders and director, Beth Harrington of The Winding Stream both films featured in this year’s 2014 BIFF. Plus an exclusive half hour with director Paul Lazarus as he discusses his award winning film; Slingshot which will inspire every part of your being. To get more information on this incredible film go to www.slingshotdoc.com.