The City of Pittsfield’s Upstreet Cultural District has a sure cure for cabin fever this February: the third annual 10X10 Upstreet Arts Festival featuring a lively array of art, theater, dance, film, music and more from February 13-23, in the hub of the Berkshires of western Massachusetts. Counting individual performances there are dozens of cultural and entertainment happenings all over the city with something for everyone in town.
Organized by the City of Pittsfield’s Office of Cultural Development and Barrington Stage Company, the festival also features dozens of artists, actors, musicians, playwrights, comedians and performers strutting their stuff in the city’s many galleries, theaters and museums. Festival partners this year include Berkshire Museum, Berkshire Theatre Group, the Whitney Center for the Arts, Miss Hall’s School, Berkshire Art Association, the Crowne Plaza, the Beacon Cinema, Berkshire International Film Festival, the Berkshire Music School, the Laugh Lounge, Gypsy Layne Cabaret and more.
ADDITIONAL UPCOMING FESTIVALS FOR 2014:
The Flurry Festival @ various locations, Saratoga Springs, 2/14-16/14
MOVE Music Festival @ various locations, Albany, 4/25-27/14
Mountain Jam @ Hunter Mountain, Hunter, 6/5-8/14
Freihofer’s Saratoga Jazz Festival @ Saratoga Performing Arts Festival, Saratoga Springs, 6/28&29/14