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What to Do in the Berkshires

Deep in the mountains of Western Massachusetts, a Shakespearean theatre troupe mounts The Tempest; a James Turrell exhibit lights up a room; and Sting readies his band. It may seem an unlikely place to find this caliber of arts and culture, and meals that would drag a New Yorker or Bostonian three hours away from home, but the Berkshires have long been an escape for urbanites. There’s still time to get out there for a weekend—the summer may fade, but fall foliage season is right behind. Read more about getting away to the Berkshires >>