Pick of the Day 3/29: The Take at the Pioneer Valley Workers Center
Mar29

Pick of the Day 3/29: The Take at the Pioneer Valley Workers Center

The Take is a documentary film made in 2004 about a group of unemployed Argentinian auto-workers who decided to restart the plant where they used to work as a cooperatively owned business. Using archival footage, director Avi Lewis and writer Naomi Klein give a often unseen look at a group of radical workers who just want to work, but end up fighting the police, the government, and globalization. The event is being hosted by the...

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Valley Advocate Podcast: Advocate Theater Critic Chris Rohmann directs Tar2f!
Mar26

Valley Advocate Podcast: Advocate Theater Critic Chris Rohmann directs Tar2f!

For nearly as long as the Advocate has been around, Chris Rohmann has been writing theater reviews for it. But about a decade ago he got the chance to be on the other side of a production as a director and got hooked. Next month, Rohmann will be directing Tar2f!, a musical version of the 17th century play Tartuffe, which he says is quite current with its lampooning of swindlers gaining positions of authority. In the latest episode of...

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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: 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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Pick of the Day 2/14: Autobahn Indoor Speedway for Two
Feb14

Pick of the Day 2/14: Autobahn Indoor Speedway for Two

Talk about Speed Dating! Take your Valentine to Autobahn Indoor Speedway!  Ditch the chocolate and flowers, or at least spice it up!  Take your sweetheart to the Autobahn Indoor Speedway in the Hampshire Mall.  Buy 2 races and get 2 free!  367 Russell Street #H06, Hadley. 413-362-7690 ...

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