National Coming Out Day is October 11th. There is a new guide for parents to help them answer questions when their son and/or daughter come out to them. We welcome the the authors of the new: This is a Book for Parents of Gay Kids.
Curated by Hilary Somers Deely and Barbara Sims, Made in the Berkshires is a locally-grown festival of new works including theatre, film, dance, poetry, music, short stories, performance and visual art.
This year’s festival takes place Friday, October 10th through Sunday, October 12th at The Colonial Theatre, The Unicorn Theatre, and The Garage.
Hilary Somers Deely and Barbara Sims join us now along with Kate Maguire. Kate is the Artistic Director and CEO of The Berkshire Theatre Group – whose stages host Made in the Berkshires. Kate will also tell us about a world premiere play that BTG is presenting in October - written and directed by Eric Hill and featuring David Adkins - POE tells the story Edgar Allan Poe - the great American poet and short story writer and his mysterious disappearance for four days in Baltimore in 1849.
List: Skink -- No Surrender by Carl Hiaasen Vanilla Ice Cream by Bob Graham The Night Gardener by Jonathan Auxier Egg and Spoon by Gregory Maguire I Wish I Had a Pet by Maggie Rudy There Will Be Bears by Ryan Gebhart Viva Frida by Yuyi Morales Greenglass House by Kate Milford Harriet the Spy by Louise Fitzhugh Where Is the Green Sheep? by Mem Fox