Local Calendar: Monday 6/18 – Thursday 6/21
Jun18

Local Calendar: Monday 6/18 – Thursday 6/21

MONDAY 6/18 MUSIC AMHERST JAZZ ORCHESTRA: 7:30 p.m. – 10 p.m. Free. With vocalist Ethel Lee. No cover, free parking and great food. Union Station Grand Ballroom, 125A Pleasant St., Northampton. 413-253-1607. info@amherstjazzorchestra.com. STAGE/FILM/DANCE On Chesil Beach: Amherst Cinema. 28 Amity St., Amherst. Pioneer Valley Ballet Presents: Celebration of Dance: 6 p.m. $10 – $20. Academy of Music Theatre, 274 Main St.,...

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Local Calendar: Thursday 6/14- Sunday 6/17
Jun14

Local Calendar: Thursday 6/14- Sunday 6/17

THURSDAY 6/14 MUSIC Albert Lee: 7 p.m. Iron Horse Music Hall, 20 Center St., Northampton. Drop-in Traditional Music Sessions: 6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. $5 at the door. Friendly traditional music sessions. Moderate swingy pace. Adults and teens of all skill levels welcome – and not just fiddles. Northampton Senior Center, 67 Conz St., Northampton. fiddlewesternmass@gmail.com. Greenfield Coop Concerts: 6 p.m. – 8 p.m. Free....

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Local Calendar: Monday 6/11 – Thursday 6/14
Jun11

Local Calendar: Monday 6/11 – Thursday 6/14

MONDAY 6/11 MUSIC Music Mondays Cafe ~ An Evening with Peter Eldridge: 7 p.m. – 8 p.m. $15 adults / $10 students cash at the door. .June Music Mondays Cafe features Peter Eldridge and an evening of piano and vocal pop, jazz, standards and original works. Doors at 6:30 ~ Music at 7. Gaylord Memorial Library, 47 College St., South Hadley. 413-250-3540. anzfam4@gmail.com. Open-Mic Night: 8 p.m. – 11 p.m. Free. The Rendezvous,...

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Local Calendar Thursday 6/7 – Sunday 6/11
Jun06

Local Calendar Thursday 6/7 – Sunday 6/11

THURSDAY 6/7 MUSIC Albert Castiglia: 7 p.m. Iron Horse Music Hall, 20 Center St., Northampton. Drop-in Traditional Music Sessions: 6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. Friendly traditional music sessions. Moderate swingy pace. Adults and teens of all skill levels welcome – and not just fiddles. $5 at the door. Northampton Senior Center, 67 Conz St., Northampton. fiddlewesternmass@gmail.com. Falltown String Band: 8 p.m. – 10:30 p.m. roots...

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Local Calendar: Monday 6/4 – Thursday 6/7
Jun04

Local Calendar: Monday 6/4 – Thursday 6/7

MONDAY 6/4 MUSIC An Evening with Gaelic Storm: 7 p.m.  Iron Horse Music Hall, 20 Center St., Northampton. STAGE/FILM/DANCE We Made a Thing: A Tiny Audience Show:  9 p.m. – 9:45 p.m. Everyone is invited to this weekly super casual – and totally free! – “tiny audience” improv show featuring Pam Victor and Scott Braidman. Free. Northampton Senior Center, 67 Conz St., Northampton. info@happiervalley.com....

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Local Calendar: Friday 6/1- Sunday 6/3
Jun01

Local Calendar: Friday 6/1- Sunday 6/3

FRIDAY 6/1 MUSIC Bob Stabach 4tet: 7 p.m. – 10 p.m. The Lounge, 4 High St., Brattleboro. Live Music on The Deck Friday & Saturday: 6 p.m. – 9 p.m. The Deck at Union Station has live music all summer long! Friday and Saturday from 6-9pm. Check platformsportsgrill.com for the list of bands. Free. The Deck at Union Station, 125A Pleasant Street, Northampton. 413-341-3161. The Station: 5 p.m. – 7 p.m. Fort Hill...

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Local Calendar: Monday 5/28 – Thursday 5/31
May27

Local Calendar: Monday 5/28 – Thursday 5/31

MONDAY 5/28 MUSIC Strange Creek Campout: Camp Kee-Wanee, 1 Health Camp Rd., Greenfield. Baby and Me: 10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. Free. Wheeler Memorial Library, 49 East Main St., Orange. 978-544-2495. Paradise City Arts Festival: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Live music, 260 artists. Three County Fairgrounds, 54 Fair St., Northampton. MUSIC Beat Stress, Building Community: Drumming with Ellen Clegg: 6:15 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. $14. $65 for six...

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Local Calendar: Thursday 5/24- Sunday 5/27
May24

Local Calendar: Thursday 5/24- Sunday 5/27

THURSDAY 5/24 MUSIC An Evening Peter “Archguitar” Blanchette: 7 p.m. $15 – $45. Hawks & Reed Performing Arts Center, 289 Main St., Greenfield. Buddy McEarns Band: 8:30 p.m. – 11 p.m. Whetstone Station Restaurant and Brewery, 36 Bridge St., Brattleboro. Shea & Co.: 5 p.m. – 7 p.m. Fort Hill Brewery, 30 Fort Hill Rd., Easthampton. Luke Baillargeon: 6 p.m. – 8 p.m. Live Italian music in The Mick. The Mick,...

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Local Calendar: Monday 5/21-Thursday 5/24
May21

Local Calendar: Monday 5/21-Thursday 5/24

MONDAY 5/21 MUSIC AMHERST JAZZ ORCHESTRA: 7:30 p.m. – 10 p.m. With vocalist Ethel Lee. No cover, free parking and great food. Union Station Grand Ballroom, 125A Pleasant St., Northampton. 413 253 1607. STAGE/FILM/DANCE We Made a Thing: A Tiny Audience Show: 9 p.m. – 9:45 p.m. Free. Super casual “tiny audience” improv show featuring Pam Victor and Scott Braidman. Northampton Senior Center, 67 Conz St., Northampton....

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Local Calendar: Thursday 5/17- Sunday 5/20
May17

Local Calendar: Thursday 5/17- Sunday 5/20

THURSDAY 5/17 MUSIC CLICK Music Presents: Annie Patterson & Peter Blood: 7 p.m. – 9 p.m. Advance Sales $12, Door Sales $15. Join Annie Patterson & Peter Blood in an in evening of music and stories. CLICK Workspace, 9 1/2 Market St., Northampton. 413-570-0040. Disc Jam Pre-Party ft. Kung Fu w/Shantyman and SixFoxWhisky: 9 p.m. – 12:30 a.m. $18 – $22. Hawks & Reed Performing Arts Center, 289 Main St.,...

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Local Calendar: Monday 5/14 – Thursday 5/17
May14

Local Calendar: Monday 5/14 – Thursday 5/17

MONDAY 5/14 MUSIC Jeff Holmes Big Band featuring Dawning Holmes, vocals: 7:30 p.m. – 10 p.m. Jeff Holmes Big Band featuring Dawning Holmes, vocals. perform arrangements and compositions w/some of the best musicians from the region.121 Club at Eastworks, 116 Pleasant St., Easthampton. Open-mic night: 8 p.m. – 11 p.m. Free. The Rendezvous, 78 Third St., Turners Falls. 413-863-2866. voobooking@gmail.com. The Sea and Cake: 7...

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Calendar: Thursday 5/10 – Sunday 5/13
May10

Calendar: Thursday 5/10 – Sunday 5/13

THURSDAY 5/10 MUSIC Bellwether: Milford Graves Full Mantis w/ Director Jake Meginsky: 7 p.m. – 10 p.m. Amherst Cinema, 28 Amity St., Amherst. Live Music! Galvanizer: 8:30 p.m. – 11:30 p.m. Whetstone Station Restaurant and Brewery, 36 Bridge St., Brattleboro. Live Music: Ramblin’ Dan Stevens: 5 p.m. – 7 p.m. Fort Hill Brewery, 30 Fort Hill Rd., Easthampton. Luke Baillargeon: 6 p.m. – 8 p.m. Live Italian music in...

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Local Calendar: Monday 5/7 – Thursday 5/10
May07

Local Calendar: Monday 5/7 – Thursday 5/10

MONDAY 5/7 MUSIC Bob Schneider: May 7, 7 p.m. Iron Horse Music Hall, 20 Center St., Northampton. We Made a Thing: A Tiny Audience Show: May 7, 9 p.m. – 9:45 p.m. Everyone is invited to this weekly super casual – and totally free! – “tiny audience” improv show featuring Pam Victor and Scott Braidman. Northampton Senior Center, 67 Conz St, Northampton. info@happiervalley.com. TUESDAY 5/8 STAGE/FILM/DANCE National...

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Calendar: Thursday 5/3 – Sunday 5/6
May02

Calendar: Thursday 5/3 – Sunday 5/6

THURSDAY 5/3 MUSIC Honeysuckle: 7 p.m. $12 – $15. The Parlor Room, 32 Masonic St., Northampton. Live Music!: The Moores: 8:30 p.m. – 11:30 p.m. Whetstone Station Restaurant and Brewery, 36 Bridge St., Brattleboro. Professor Louie And The Crowmatix: 7 p.m. $15 – $20. Rock ‘n’ roll, blues, gospel and “Roots Music Royalty.” Hawks & Reed Performing Arts Center, 289 Main St., Greenfield. hawksandreed.com. Thursday...

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Local Calendar: Monday 4/30- Thursday 5/3
Apr30

Local Calendar: Monday 4/30- Thursday 5/3

MONDAY 4/30 MUSIC UMass Symphony Band & Percussion Ensemble: 7:30 p.m. Joint concert. $5 – $10. Fine Arts Center Concert Hall, UMass, Amherst. 413-545-2511. music@music.umass.edu. STAGE/FILM/DANCE Conversations With Nick Cave at Academy of Music Theatre: 8 p.m. $39.50 – $79.50. Academy of Music Theatre, 274 Main St., Northampton. Far Out Film Discussion: Donnie Darko: 7 p.m. – 9 p.m. Free. Far Out Film Discussion...

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Local Calendar: Thursday 4/26 – Sunday 4/29
Apr26

Local Calendar: Thursday 4/26 – Sunday 4/29

THURSDAY 4/26 MUSIC Big Woods Voices Benefit Concert: 7:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m. Brattleboro Music Center, 72 Blanche Moyse Way, Brattleboro. CLICK Music Presents Chris Haynes & Friends: 7 p.m. – 9 p.m. $12, Door Sales: $15; service fees apply. Join accordionist, pianist and composer Christopher Haynes and friends for an evening varying in style from Celtic to Jazz, Balkan and Classical! Advanced Sales: CLICK Workspace, 9...

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Calendar Monday 4/23- Thursday 4/26
Apr23

Calendar Monday 4/23- Thursday 4/26

MONDAY 4/23 MUSIC Ana Popovic at The Iron Horse Music Hall:  7 p.m. – 10 p.m.  Iron Horse Entertainment/IHEG, 20 Center St., Northampton. Music Mondays Cafe ~ Berkshire Hills Music Academy Troupe: 7 p.m. – 8 p.m. Music Mondays return to Gaylord Library April 23 and will showcase the Berkshire Hills Music Academy’s Troupe. Admission is $10 adults / $5 students. Gaylord Memorial Library, 47 College St., South...

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Calendar: Thursday 4/19 – Sunday 4/22
Apr19

Calendar: Thursday 4/19 – Sunday 4/22

THURSDAY 4/19 MUSIC Bill Charlap Trio: 7 p.m. – 10 p.m. Iron Horse Music Hall, 20 Center St., Northampton. Dirk Quinn Band w/ The Franz Robert Quartet: 8 p.m. – 11 p.m. The Stone Church, 210 Main St., Brattleboro. Luke Baillargeon: 6 p.m. – 8 p.m. Free. Live Italian music with Luke Baillargeon in The Mick. The Mick, 3 Country Club Rd., Holyoke. 413-532-1800. info@logcabin-delaney.com. Open Mic Night at The Taproom...

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Local Calendar: Monday 4/16- Thursday 4/19
Apr16

Local Calendar: Monday 4/16- Thursday 4/19

MONDAY 4/16 MUSIC Amherst Jazz Orchestra: 7:30 p.m. – 10 p.m. Free. With vocalist Ethel Lee. No cover, free parking and great food. Union Station Grand Ballroom, 125A Pleasant St., Northampton. 413 253 1607. info@amherstjazzorchestra.com. Julien Baker: 7:30 p.m. $20 – $25. Academy of Music Theatre, 274 Main St., Northampton. Smith College Wind Ensemble: Spring Concert: 7:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m. Free. Magic! Music from...

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Events Calendar: Thursday 4/12- Sunday 4/15
Apr11

Events Calendar: Thursday 4/12- Sunday 4/15

THURSDAY 4/12 MUSIC Live Music!: Wyld Nightz: 8:30 p.m. – 11:30 p.m. Whetstone Station Restaurant and Brewery, 36 Bridge St., Brattleboro. Luke Baillargeon: 6 p.m. – 8 p.m. Live Italian music with Luke Baillargeon in The Mick. Free. The Mick, 3 Country Club Rd., Holyoke. 413-532-1800. info@logcabin-delaney.com. Open Mic Night at The Taproom Hadley: 7 p.m. – 10:30 p.m. Free. The Taproom Hadley, 1 Mill Valley Rd. Suite...

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Calendar: Monday 4/9 – Wednesday 4/11
Apr09

Calendar: Monday 4/9 – Wednesday 4/11

MONDAY 4/9 MUSIC Tommy Castro and The Painkillers: The Iron Horse: 7 p.m. – 10 p.m. Iron Horse Music Hall, 20 Center St., Northampton. STAGE/FILM/DANCE Facing the Surge: 7 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. Free. A 25-min. film showing the costs of sea level rise for the people of Norfolk VA. and the largest US naval base. Discussion and refreshments to follow. Forbes Library Community Room, 20 West St., Northampton. 413-586-8885....

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Calendar: Saturday 4/7 and Sunday 4/8
Apr06

Calendar: Saturday 4/7 and Sunday 4/8

SATURDAY 4/7 MUSIC AEIOUkes: 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. A community ukulele club who meets regularly to sing together and to improve our playing. For uke enthusiasts of all levels and experiences. Forbes Library, 20 West St., Northampton. 413-587-1012. reference@forbeslibrary.org. Chris Potter Quartet: 8 p.m. $35, $25 general; Five College Students and Youth 17 and Under: $10. A world-class soloist, accomplished composer, and formidable...

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Calendar: Thursday 4/5 and Friday 4/6
Apr05

Calendar: Thursday 4/5 and Friday 4/6

THURSDAY 4/5 MUSIC Open Mic Night at The Taproom Hadley: 7 p.m. – 10:30 p.m. The Taproom Hadley, 1Mill Valley Rd., Suite C, Hadley. 618-889-4831. Joe@thetaproomhadley.com. UMass Advanced Percussion Ensemble: 7:30 p.m. Free. The Department of Music and Dance presents the Advanced Percussion Ensemble, directed by Ayano Kataoka. FAC Concert Hall, 151 Presidents Dr., Amherst. 413-577-2154. mlonghi@umass.edu. Thursday Night Karaoke:...

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Calendar: What to do 4/4
Apr04

Calendar: What to do 4/4

WEDNESDAY 4/4 MUSIC All Ages Open Mic Night With Host F. Alex Johnson: 7 p.m. – 10 p.m. Award winning guitarist F Alex Johnson hosts this weekly open mic featuring some of the best talent in the valley. All ages, free and open to all. Brew Practitioners, 36 Main St., Florence. 1-413-584-2444. info@colorwaymusic.com. Irish Slow Session: 6:30 p.m. – 9 p.m. Suggested $5 donation. DeCice Hall at The Marian Center, 1365...

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Calendar: Tuesday 4/3
Apr03

Calendar: Tuesday 4/3

TUESDAY 4/3 MUSIC Gary Mullen and The Works: 7:30 p.m. Springfield Symphony Hall, 34 Court St., Springfield. Northampton Jazz Workshop: 7:30 p.m. – 10:30 p.m. $5. Richmond, VA based clarinetist Darryl Harper will be the guest soloist with the Green Street Trio followed by an open jazz jam session. City Sports Grille, 525 Pleasant St., Northampton. paulphiliparslanian@gmail.com. One Night of Queen: 7:30 p.m. Springfield Symphony...

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Calendar: Things to do on 4/2
Apr02

Calendar: Things to do on 4/2

MONDAY 4/2 MUSIC Back Stage Bar at Luthier’s Co-op: 6 p.m to 11 p.m. 108 Cottage St., Easthampton Hartford Jazz Orchestra: 8 p.m. Free. Arch Street Tavern, 85 Arch St., Hartford. STAGE/FILM/DANCE The Death of Stalin:  1:55 p.m., 4:35 p.m., 7:10 p.m., 9:40 p.m. Amherst Cinema, 28 Amity St., Amherst. Stand-Up Comedy Open Mic: 7 p.m. – 10 p.m. Sea Tea Comedy Theater, 15 Asylum St., Hartford.   ART EXHIBITS  ...

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Calendar: Saturday and Sunday 3/31- 4/1
Mar30

Calendar: Saturday and Sunday 3/31- 4/1

SATURDAY 3/31 MUSIC Sylvan Esso: 8 p.m. – 11 p.m. $28. MASS MoCA. 1040 MASS MoCA WAY, North Adams. AEIOUkes: 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. A community ukulele club who meets regularly to sing together and to improve our playing. All levels and experiences. Forbes Library, 20 West St., Northampton. 413-587-1012. reference@forbeslibrary.org. An Evening with Cry Cry Cry: 8 p.m. Calvin Theatre, 19 King St., Northampton. An Evening with...

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Calendar: Thursday and Friday 3/29 – 3/30
Mar28

Calendar: Thursday and Friday 3/29 – 3/30

THURSDAY 3/29 MUSIC Luke Baillareon: 6 p.m. – 8 p.m. Live Italian music in The Mick. Free. The Mick, 3 Country Club Rd., Holyoke. 413-532-1800. info@logcabin-delaney.com. Open Mic Night at The Taproom Hadley: 7 p.m. – 10:30 p.m. Free. The Taproom Hadley, 1 Mill Valley Rd., Suite C, Hadley. 618-889-4831. Joe@thetaproomhadley.com. Satisfaction: The International Rolling Stones Show: 7 p.m. Iron Horse Music Hall, 20 Center...

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Calendar: Tuesday 3/27
Mar27

Calendar: Tuesday 3/27

MUSIC Open Mic: 8:30-11:00: 8:30 p.m. Luthier’s Co-op, 108 Cottage St., Easthampton. STAGE/FILM/DANCE PVJFF: Keep the Change: 7 p.m. – 10 p.m. Rave Cinemas, 864 Riverdale St., West Springfield. Science on Screen: Chinatown: 7 p.m. – 9:30 p.m. Amherst Cinema, 28 Amity St., Amherst. Bread and Puppet Presents The Basic Byebye Show: 7 p.m. $8-15 children, $15-$25 adults. Gateway City Arts, 92 Race St., Holyoke....

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Calendar: MONDAY 3/26
Mar26

Calendar: MONDAY 3/26

MUSIC Jeff Holmes Big Band featuring Dawning Holmes, vocals: 7:30 p.m. – 10 p.m. Free. 17 piece big band plays leaders arrangements & compositions with vocalist Dawning Holmes. Jazz, Blues, Soul & more! The 121 Club at Eastworks, 116 Pleasant St., Easthampton. jwholmes@umass.edu, dawna@fathomarts.com. STAGE/FILM/DANCE PVJFF: GI Jews: Jewish Americans in World War II: 7 p.m. – 10 p.m. Springfield Jewish Community...

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Calendar: Saturday and Sunday 3/24- 3/25
Mar23

Calendar: Saturday and Sunday 3/24- 3/25

Saturday 3/24 MUSIC Art and Music: Novi Cantori at the D’Amour Museum of Fine Arts: 3 p.m. – 4 p.m. The professional chamber choir Novi Cantori performs a variety of music highlighting art works. Museum Admission. D’Amour Museum of Fine Arts, 21 Edwards St., Springfield. 413-263-6800, x386. lmurray@springfieldmuseums.org. Aztec Two-Step: 7 p.m. Iron Horse Music Hall, 20 Center St., Northampton. Billy Egan: 7 p.m. – 11 p.m....

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CALENDAR: What’s Happening Thursday-Friday, 3/22-23
Mar22

CALENDAR: What’s Happening Thursday-Friday, 3/22-23

Thursday 3/22 MUSIC CLICK Music Presents May Erlewine: 7 p.m. – 9 p.m. An evening of traditional folk, old time country swing, soul, and rock and roll. Advanced Sales: $12, Door Sales: $15; service fees apply. CLICK Workspace, 9 1/2 Market St., Northampton. accounts@clickworkspace.org. Luke Baillareon: 6 p.m. – 8 p.m. Live Italian music in The Mick. The Mick, 3 Country Club Rd., Holyoke. 413-532-1800....

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CALENDAR: What’s Happening Wednesday 3/21
Mar21

CALENDAR: What’s Happening Wednesday 3/21

MUSIC All Ages Open Mic Night With Host F. Alex Johnson: 7 p.m. – 10 p.m. Free and open to all. Award winning guitarist F. Alex Johnson hosts this weekly open mic featuring some of the best talent in the valley. Brew Practitioners, 36 Main St., Florence. 413-584-2444. info@colorwaymusic.com. Irish Slow Session: 6:30 p.m. – 9 p.m. Free; suggested $5 donation. DeCice Hall at The Marian Center, 1365 Northampton St., Holyoke....

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CALENDAR: What’s Happening Tuesday, 3/20
Mar20

CALENDAR: What’s Happening Tuesday, 3/20

MUSIC Faculty Concert: Voices of a New World: 7:30 p.m. Free. Jamie-Rose Guarrine, soprano and Seth Keeton, bass-baritoneNadine Shank and Laura Bolton, piano and Karl Knapp, celloBezanson Recital Hall, FAC, 151 President’s Dr., Amherst. 413-577-2154. music@music.umass.edu. Lohengrin: 9:30 a.m. – 1 p.m. $12 Senior/$14 General. Anna Netrebko, Queen of the Opera from the Met to German theaters, has starred for the first ever in a...

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CALENDAR: What’s Happening, MONDAY 3/19
Mar19

CALENDAR: What’s Happening, MONDAY 3/19

MUSIC AMHERST JAZZ ORCHESTRA: 7:30 p.m. – 10 p.m. With vocalist Ethel Lee. No cover, free parking and great food. Union Station Grand Ballroom, 125A Pleasant St., Northampton. 413-253- 1607. info@amherstjazzorchestra.com. STAGE/FILM/DANCE PVJFF: East Jerusalem West Jerusalem: 7 p.m. – 10 p.m.  Scanlon Hall, Westfield. We Made a Thing: A Tiny Audience Show:  9 p.m. – 9:45 p.m.  Free.  Everyone is invited to this...

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