The Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center in Great Barrington has announced a new batch of concerts, comedy, dance performances and other cultural events, stretching from Motown architects the Four Tops to the acclaimed Paul Taylor Dance Company.
Tickets for the newly announced performances are currently available to members and will go on sale to the general public at 12noon on Friday (January 31).
Here’s the round-up of the new shows:
Saturday, June 21, 8pm
The forward-thinking NYC-based string quartet offers a program of works by composers including Ennio Morricone and Jeff Buckley.
Paul Taylor Dance Company
Thursday-Saturday, July 24-26, 8pm (also Saturday, July 26, 3pm)
The company’s 60th anniversary season includes the New England premiere of “Marathon Cadenzas” (2014) with music by Raymond Scott.
The Four Tops
Sunday, August 3, 7pm
Founding member Abdul “Duke” Fakir still leads the group of Motown greats and Rock & Roll Hall of Famers.
A Conversation with Fran Lebowitz
Saturday, August 9, 8pm
Hosted by Joe Donahue of WAMC-FM.
Friday, October 10, 8pm
Simply one of America’s pre-eminent humor writers.
Friday October 17, 7pm
Wil B (viola) and Kev Marcus (violin) whip up an inspired fusion of classical music and hip-hop.