Arts & Entertainment

At right, Su Hoyle of Wendell, as Doctor Armstrong, examines the latest victim during a rehearsal. Also pictured, from left: Ted Trobaugh of Amherst, Mark Hildreth of Northampton and Joshua Mason of Westfield. (We are leaving the “victim” unidentified) Recorder/Tom Relihan

Country Players' 'And Then There Were None' opens Friday

Wednesday, March 4, 2015

What do you get when you put 10 strangers on an island together, accuse each of them of a crime and then start knocking them off one by one? The answer: Agatha Christie’s “And Then There Were None,” which The Country Players, one of Franklin County’s resident theater companies, will present in a two-week run that starts Friday. The play’s … 0

‘Only connect’: Silverthorne director Lucinda Kidder a hands-on leader of community theater

Thursday, February 26, 2015

When Silverthorne Theater Company co-founder and managing director Lucinda Kidder arrives to talk about the company’s full-length play competition and its spring and summer lineup, she’s still got smudges of black paint on her hands. “I’ve been painting sets,” she says, smiling in apology. Kidder is almost always doing something related to theater, … 0

Arts & Entertainment Calendar: March 5 to 11

Wednesday, March 4, 2015

Thursday 5 Coffeehouse MOCHA MAYA’S, 47 Bridge St., Shelburne Falls. The Collected Poets Series featuring poets Howard Levy and Margaret Lloyd. Live poetry reading. 7 p.m. Levy is the author of “A Day This Lit” and the newly released “Spooky Action at a Distance.” His work has also appeared in such journals as … 0

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Submit listings for The Recorder calendar by 8 a.m. Thursday the week before the requested publication. They may be emailed to features@recorder.com, sent via U.S. mail to Adam Orth, features editor, The Recorder, P.O. Box 1367, Greenfield, MA 01302, or faxed to 413-774-5020. Questions? Call 413-772-0261, ext. 276.

Exhibits, museums and galleries: Feb. 19 to 25

Thursday, February 19, 2015

Editor’s note: These listings, which focus on local galleries and artists, are free. Email them to features@recorder.com. The deadline is the Thursday before publication, by 8 a.m. Photographs of the art being exhibited are always welcome and will be happily run, space permitting. Receptions etc. GREENFIELD SAVINGS BANK, … 0

Casting Calls: Creative opportunities

Thursday, February 19, 2015

CASTING CALLS is a free listing of creative opportunities in our area that runs on a weekly Entertainment page. Items must include relevant dates to be run and MUST have an ending date. Items run as space allows. … 0

Notes from the past

Thursday, February 12, 2015

Parlez-moi d’amour. Ah, la dolce vita, la vita d’amore! Even if you can’t understand what they’re saying, there’s something about the way the French and the Italians do zat zing that can be oh, so romantic. With a … 0

Arts & Entertainment Calendar: Feb. 12 - 18

Thursday, February 12, 2015

Thursday 12 Dance HAMPSHIRE COLLEGE WINTER DANCE CONCERT at Hampshire College Main Dance Studio/Theatre, Amherst. 8 p.m. Repeats Friday and Saturday at 8 p.m. Tickets $10 general, $5 students and seniors. For reservations call 559-5889 or go to … 0

Movie Times: Feb. 12-18

Thursday, February 12, 2015

Editor’s Note: The movie listing deadline is the Tuesday before publication, by 3 p.m. Features@recorder.com or fax to 774-5020. Questions? Call Adam Orth at 413-772-0261, ext. 276. Please note, these listings are based on information sent us by the theaters. Double checking a theater’s website beforehand will help … 0

Exhibits, museums and galleries: Feb. 12 to 18

Thursday, February 12, 2015

Editor’s note: These listings, which focus on local galleries and artists, are free. Email them to features@recorder.com. The deadline is the Thursday before publication, by 8 a.m. Photographs of the art being exhibited are always welcome and will … 0

Sounds Local: A night for love and music

Thursday, February 12, 2015

This weekend is Valentine’s Day and in honor of this day of love, some of our local musicians are opening their hearts and celebrating the holiday by helping others and holding benefit concerts. So instead of chocolates and … 0

Encores and Curtain Calls: Music and the mystery of history

Thursday, February 12, 2015

“A Fiddler on the Roof ... Sounds crazy, no? ... And how do we keep our balance? That I can tell you in one word — Tradition! Because of our traditions, we’ve kept our balance for many, many … 0

Club listings: Feb. 12 to 18

Thursday, February 12, 2015

Clubs Thursday 12 BETWEEN THE UPRIGHTS, 23 Avenue A, Turners Falls. Bud Light Ski Promo Night. Win two ski passes to Wachusett Mountain and Bud Light ski hats and a chance to win the grand prize snowboard with … 0

Casting Calls: Creative opportunities

Thursday, February 12, 2015

CASTING CALLS is a free listing of creative opportunities in our area that runs on a weekly Entertainment page. Items must include relevant dates to be run and MUST have an ending date. Items run as space allows. … 0