Posts Tagged ‘lenox massachusetts’

The British are coming, The British are coming… to the Berkshires

March 2nd, 2011 by philhalpern

British Motor Car Festival June 17th to 19th The British are invading Lenox Massachusetts, not Boston.  They are bringing British motorcars (New and Classic for show and/or purchase), British automobilia and fashion, and British food and beverages.    The event will take place at Tanglewood, the summer home of the Boston Symphony Orchestra.  There are also […]

Earth Wind and Fire at Tanglewood

January 15th, 2011 by philhalpern

When all the snow melts in the Berkshires at Brook Farm Inn bed and breakfast, we will have Earth Wind and Fire.   Yes, the popular Jazz and R&B group from the 70’s will be appearing at The Tanglewood Music Center in Lenox Massachusetts.  The performance will be on Saturday June 25th at 7:00 PM.  Tickets […]

Boston Symphony Announces Tanglewood Schedule

November 30th, 2010 by philhalpern

The summer schedule of performances of the Boston Symphony Orchestra at the Tanglewood Music Center  has been released.  It promises to be another exciting season in Lenox Massachusetts.  Performances begin with a string quartet marathon in Ozawa Hall on June 28th followed by The Mark Morris Dance Company.  James Taylor will be performing June 30th, […]

Snow Falling on Brook Farm Inn

March 2nd, 2010 by philhalpern

February ended with several snow falls with varying amounts of accumulation.   The attached video was taken in the back yard of Brook Farm Inn during one of the recent storms.  The local towns have done a good job keeping the roads clear and our guests have been enjoying great downhill and cross country ski conditions.  Linda and I have […]

"Les Liaisons Dangereuses" Is Delightful Live Theater in Lenox

February 8th, 2010 by philhalpern

We spent an entertaining and engrossing evening at this play, currently being performed around the corner from Brook Farm Inn, Lenox MA, at Shakespeare & Co.  The  intimate theater is a wonderful place to connect with the action, and the costumes alone are worth the price of admission.  Here’s the information: Les Liaisons Dangereuses By […]

Flavours Restaurant is a New Berkshires Favorite

January 12th, 2010 by philhalpern

At Brook Farm Inn in Lenox, MA, we enjoy sharing restaurant recommendations with our guests.  Flavours Restaurant was always one of our favorites, but its location used to be less than stellar.  It’s now moved to  a lovely space in Pittsfield and is better than ever.  There is ample parking across the street.  The menu […]

National Geographic Traveler Ranks the Berkshires #7

November 19th, 2009 by philhalpern

Brook Farm Inn, a Berkshires bed and breakfast, is really proud that the Berkshires have been ranked #7 by National Geographic Traveler magazine, out of 133 top vacation destinations in the world!  The ranking was based on  a number of criteria including historic preservation, sustainable tourism, food, and cultural integrity.  The bottom line is that […]

Music in the Berkshires This Weekend

October 14th, 2009 by philhalpern

There’s still time to get tickets for some music performances this weekend!  On Friday, October 16th, there’s “I’m A Boomer Baby,” a musical tribute by Dan Riley, at the Colonial Theatre.  Also at the Colonial, on Sunday the 18th at 2:00, there will be a performance by the Berkshire Symphony Orchestra and the Williams Concert Choir, […]

Can Poetry Save the Earth?

October 9th, 2009 by philhalpern

Can Poetry Save the Earth?   On Sunday October 18th at 4:00 pm the second program in the Lenox Library’s Distinguished Lecture Series will focus on the question: Can Poetry Save the Earth? Professor John Felstiner author of Can Poetry Save the Earth?: A Field Guide to Nature Poems will argue that as we hover on the environmental point of […]

"The Hound of the Baskervilles" opens tonight in Lenox

September 18th, 2009 by philhalpern

“Zany” and “freewheeling” are two of the adjectives being used to describe Shakespeare & Co.‘s new offering, opening tonight in Lenox, Massachusetts. “The Hound of the Baskervilles” is, of course, based on the story by Arthur Conan Doyle.  Three actors play 16 characters, including Watson and Holmes.  At Brook Farm Inn, we’ve already purchased our […]