09.21.14 The Sturgeon Queens Yiddish Book Center
Four generations of a Jewish immigrant families create a Lower East Side lox and herring emporium that survives and thrives.
09.21.14 Not-So-Silent Film Historic Northampton
Six early short silent films, including (1895), (1894), (1906), (1926), (1902), and (1920) are accompanied by pianist and Holyoke Community College music professor Ellen Cogen, who will answer questions after the screening. Part of this fall's Fast Forward Film Series.
09.21.14 Waxworks No. Six Depot Roastery and Cafe
Kristen van Ginhoven directs this WAM (Women's Action Movement) Theatre production, which is part of their Fresh Takes series. See wamtheatre.com for more information.
09.23.14 Medea Latchis Theatre
A live HD screening of a performance by the National Theatre.
09.23.14 ABCD Jam The Arts Block
Fourth Tuesday monthly dance improvisation jam, with live musicians accompanying dancers. This week's jam features Mike Vargas on piano.
09.25.14 - 09.27.14 Before You Became Improbable Emily Dickinson Museum
Immersive theater production reimagining the long-ago meeting in Amherst between Emily Dickinson and Thomas Wentworth Higginson. Directed by John Bechtold and produced by Wendy Kohler. Participants embark on a journey every four minutes beginning at 6:30 p.m.
09.25.14 Root Hog or Die White Square Books
Filmmaker Rawn Fulton discusses his remastered 1973 documentary about the deep roots that support agriculture in Western Mass.
09.25.14 The Hungry Heart Next Stage
Documentary exploring addiction, recovery, and prescription drugs. With Director Bess O'Brien.
09.25.14 - 10.01.14 The Last Romance Majestic Theater
The Majestic begins its 18th season with a production by Joe DiPietro.