August Brings So Much Great Music to Our Valley

Summer is no doubt the time that I am thankful for living in Western Massachusetts.  Combine the bounty of the farm stands, the quiet and still of early evening, and the excitement of the many outdoor music events that provide so much entertainment, and time to catch up with old friends. We’re no longer hibernating, Read More …

New Century Theatre’s ‘The Foreigner’ is a Fun Farce with a Twist

New Century Theatre’s latest play, The Foreigner, was staged in a new venue for the summer troupe’s 27th season opener–the Pioneer Valley Performing Arts Charter School in South Hadley.  Despite this somewhat unfamiliar venue, for the first time outside the familiar confines of Smith’s Mendenhall Center, the crowd was strong and enthusiastic about Larry Shue’s play, Read More …