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Kidspace at Mass MoCA | 'Here Comes the Sun': Finding optimism in everyday materials

Artist Federico Uribe uses objects like bullets, shell casings to create animal sculptures to evoke feelings of happiness
NORTH ADAMS, MASS. — Colombian-born, Miami-based artist Federico Uribe just wants to make people happy. Full Story
The Cottager: Gilded Age sport, fun for cottagers
"It has been quite a dull week ... There is the usual amount of driving and golf and house parties, and dinners and luncheons are also among the fashionable events," a New York Times columnist said of Lenox, Mass.,on Aug. 4, 1900.

Video: A competitor completes the "cones course" at the 18th annual Colonial Carriage & Driving Society Pleasure Driving Show at Orleton Farm in Stockbridge Full Story

Barrington Stage Company's 'American Son' shines light on larger race issues
PITTSFIELD, MASS. — Barrington Stage Company's founding artistic director Julianne Boyd went shopping for a new play to open the Boyd-Quinson Mainstage's 2016 season. Full Story

Dolly Parton kicking off Tanglewood's summer season
LENOX, MASS. — Dolly Parton's phenomenal success as a country-pop icon is, she admitted, based considerably on instinct. Full Story

Barrington Stage Company: Kimberly Akimbo' a heartfelt, fun show
PITTSFIELD — Director Rob Ruggiero was 43 when he first directed David Lindsay-Abaire's "Kimberly Akimbo" at TheaterWorks in Hartford, Conn. Full Story