Visit Lesvos, Greece

Claire Lloyd transports listeners to Lesvos, Greece as she discusses her latest book; My Greek Island Home.  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.  What she found was a community that welcomes the world and with rich culture and hard ethic.  Follow Claire as she finds color by the sea in a village that has barely changed over a thousand years.  My Greek Island Home lets readers into the untouched edge of the one the most beautiful places on earth.  To find out more about Claire visit her site at

Eating in the Studio with Fiori

Joi Serene & Chris as they enjoy a meal with Matthew Feldman, General Manager, Owner and Sommelier of Fiori Restaurant in Great Barrington MA.  Matthew shares his love of food, wine and eating with listeners.  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.  For more information about Fiori visit their site:

Take Flight with the Cast from Peter Pan

NOTE: Show starts at 16-17 minutes, drag cursor to that time and enjoy!   Join R2W as they get ready to take flight with the cast from BTG’s much anticipated community performance of Peter Pan!  These kids will knock your socks off.  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.  To get tickets to the show go to:

Get your Glam on for the WAM EVENT featuring Jayne Atkinson

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 70′s 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 Theatre’s fall production. In keeping with WAM Theatre’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 for Emilie: La Marquise Du Chatelet Defends Her Life Tonight will be announced  during the benefit. Click here for more information about the play.

Date: Sunday, June 30, 2013
Time: 7:00pm
Location: Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center, 14 Castle Street, Great Barrington, MA
Tickets: $35-$50
Reservations:  413-528-0100 or

Norene Gilletz Newest Book

Thyroid cancer disproportionately affects women and when it hits there is little to support the treatment and on-going diagnostic testing.  The LID (low iodine diet) is confusing and difficult to navigate, plus it’s 2 weeks out of your life where you really need to cook your own meals.  In this busy world, where more women are flooding the workplace and balancing families at home, thyroid cancer is untimely and challenging.  Norene Gilletz, best selling author and an expert in specialty diets introduces The Low Iodine Diet Cookbook, Easy and Delicious Recipes and Tips for Thyroid Cancer Patients featuring over 250 kitchen-tested recipes.  Check out the book on

 and twitter @theLIDCookbook.  Check out Norene at her website: