03.07.14 - 03.08.14 A Mighty Wind Memorial Hall
Two-night screening of Christopher Guest's folk-music "mocumentary." With pre-movie live music performed by Doug Creighton and Bob Snope (Friday) and Last Night's Fun (Saturday).
03.07.14 - 03.08.14 Pothole Pictures Memorial Hall
“A Mighty Wind,” the Christopher Guest directed folk-music “mocumentary.” Friday night music at 7 by Doug Creighton and Bob Snope playing Quebecois tunes on guitar and accordion. Repeats Saturday with Last Night’s Fun playing Celtic music. “A Mighty Wind” is the story of a gathering of many near-famous folkies for a reunion concert in New York. It is filled with the usual droll improvisation from Guest’s regular troupe of comic performers. Starring Michael McKean, Harry Shearer, Eugene Levy and Catherine O’Hara. Handicapped accessible.
03.08.14 - 03.15.14 Legal Tender: Women and The Secret Life of Money Quaker Meeting House
Author Christian McEwen talked with 50 different women about their "money story," then distilled those conversations into , which is directed by the Survivor Theatre Project's Melissa Redwin.
03.08.14 - 03.09.14 Total Verruckt! and Kaddish Double Edge Theatre
Two solo performances based on the historical accounts of Jewish writers and artists during the Holocaust. Performed, respectively, by Joanna Caplan and Jake Goodman.
03.08.14 Inside the Cup Bing Arts Center
A solo play by playwright and actor Aaron Pitre.
03.08.14 Radio Star Academy of Music
A one-woman spoof of 1940s radio detective dramas. Opening acts include Mary Witt and The O-Tones Duo, and Boston's Rogue Burlesque.
03.08.14 Women of Ireland Springfield Symphony Hall
A full-stage concert production, featuring the next generation of Irish female performers.
03.08.14 - 03.09.14 Saint Patrick's Day Dance Shea Theater
The Celtic Heels Irsh Dance Co. performs its annual St. Patrick’s Day production at the Shea Theatre, Avenue A, Turners Falls. The performance includes more than 50 dancers from the Pioneer Valley as well as the Hudson Valley of New York. They will perform with guest musicians Four Sisters and the Farmhands out of Hubbardston.
03.09.14 - 03.13.14 The Leopard Amherst Cinema
Luchino Visconti's 1963 film. Part of the Italian Film Series.