Berkshire Jewish Voice Highlights

Highlights from the Berkshire Jewish Voice

Even Raging Hurricane Dorian Couldn’t Dampen Maritime Provinces Excursion

By Carol Goodman Kaufman / Traveling With Jewish Taste

While reading the Pulitzer Prize-winning novel, The Shipping News, I fell in love with author Annie Proulx's descriptions of Newfoundland, with its rough coastline and unforgiving climate. The Maritime Provinces beckoned me. Well, we di…

Bestselling author Alice Hoffman to discuss her new novel on October 18

Best-selling author Alice Hoffman interviewed about her work and latest novel. The World That We Knew, in anticipation of her Friday, October 18 at 10:45 a.m. Knosh & Knowledge appearance.

CEWM's US Debut of Kohelet by Israeli Composer Andre Hajdu

Andre Hajdu’s Kohelet will receive its American premiere on October 27 at Close Encounters With Music, with Sam Waterston, narrator, and Yehuda Hanani, Kivie Cahn-Lipman, Michael Nicolas, Do Yeon Kim on cello. The 6 p.m. performance will be at the Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center, 14 Castle…

Theater: What the Jews Believe Continues a Lone Star State Jewish Story

Interview with playwright/director Mark Harelik about his play, What the Jews Believe, at the Berkshire Theatre Group's Unicorn Theatre this autumn

Cultivated Carrots on your Rosh Hashanah Table

Carrots and their connection to the High Holy Days