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Crescendo, Chamber Music & Christine Gevert

March 28, 2022

“Chamber music has always been special, as it has an element of intimacy and personal connection with the audience. We perform as if we were in the chamber with our audience members – there is no hiding in a large cast of musicians, as each performer is heard so clearly. Chamber music is basically a […]

Historic Restoration in Photos

March 16, 2022

A Little History Saint James Episcopal Church in Great Barrington was built in 1857. It’s a significant and early example of 19th century Gothic Revival architecture in Western Massachusetts, constructed of locally quarried blue dolomite limestone with a central tower, pointed arch windows, and exquisite stained glass. It was a long path to become the […]

Dynamic Late Winter and Spring Performances at Saint James Place!

February 9, 2022

Come to Saint James Place in Great Barrington for dynamic late winter and spring performances! We have six concerts and events before summer blooms. We are thrilled to welcome back several of our arts partners, including Close Encounters With Music, Clarion Concerts, Berkshire Opera Festival, Berkshire Bach Ensemble, and Olga Dunn Dance Company. Concerts and […]

Why Did Sally Harris Save Saint James Place?

January 12, 2022

Our own Sally Harris, co-founder and president of Saint James Place, was interviewed by the Berkshire Eagle for their Executive Spotlight. The focus of the article is on the historic preservation of this landmark building. So, why did Sally Harris save Saint James Place? Read the full article here. Read on for a quick synopsis! […]

Gratitude to Our Community

December 23, 2021

Saint James Place is honored to be part of the Great Barrington community. From Festival Latino of the Berkshires to chamber music featuring local and international musicians; beautiful weddings to The People’s Pantry: Saint James Place loves being part of not only the arts and culture scene but the community scene. Thank you to our […]

Festive December at Saint James Place

December 3, 2021

Come to Saint James Place for a festive December in Great Barrington! We are offering seven holiday season concerts and events before the end of 2021! We are thrilled to welcome back several of our arts partners, including Clarion Concerts, Vocalis Youth Choir, Berkshire Lyric, and Aston Magna. And we have to admit, we’re thrilled […]

Upstairs at Saint James Place with Great Barrington Public Theater

November 3, 2021

We recently chatted with Jim Frangione of Great Barrington Public Theater.  Jim is the founder of this new and exciting theater company, which has its administrative office on the second floor here at Saint James Place. (Read about Great Barrington Public Theater’s upcoming reading: “Walking Evil–How Man’s Best Friend Became Man’s Worst Enemy” on November 28.) […]

How Will Weddings Look in 2022?

October 28, 2021

Almost two years into the COVID-19 pandemic and we still have to adjust our lives to accommodate this altered reality. Socializing, traveling, eating out, shopping, movies, dropping the kids at school: all our habits and rituals have been transformed. And no ritual has been more affected than weddings. Even now, every detail of the wedding has […]

Festival Latino of the Berkshires Celebrates 25 Years

September 13, 2021

Saint James Place hosts Festival Latino of the Berkshires on Saturday, September 25th from 12:00pm to 6:00pm. The festivities will take please here and at the Great Barrington Town Hall. The festival will celebrate 25 years in the Berkshires! Liliana Ortiz- Bermudez, one of the founders, took a moment to answer a few questions for […]

Secret Scenic Walks and Hikes in and around Great Barrington

September 1, 2021

Did you know that approximately 69% of the town of Great Barrington is forested? Another 10% is farm land and pasture. And we all know about our Berkshire Mountains. No wonder there are so many gorgeous spots to appreciate the beauty of nature in and around our small town. Check out some of these walking trails […]