Berkshire Television click on individual photo's to view content Biographical Information: Richard & Wendy Fetridge
We are a multi media company located in Lanesboro, Massachusetts & Fayette, New York USA
We cover all facets of media production - photography- film- video production- audio sound tracks- voiceovers
graphic design- desktop publishing- storyboards- web design- support & hosting.
( partial listing updated)....May 2011
April 30th and May 1st 2011 EWTN World Wide Broadcast of MERCY SUNDAY from Marion Fathers located in Stockbridge, Massachusetts. Berkshire Television Ric and Wendy Fetridge *Responsible for stage management, camera crew & long lens operation /annual event (1994-2011)
February 18th 2011 Geneva Cooperative On Line Cell Shop.. 473 Exchange Street Genvea,New York... WEB DESIGN AND HOSTING
January 1 2011 Scott Marsden under new mangement Auburn Cooperative .27 McMaster Street Auburn,New York.... WEB DESIGN AND HOSTING
April 10th and 11th 2010 EWTN World Wide Broadcast of MERCY SUNDAY from Marion Fathers located in Stockbridge, Massachusetts. Berkshire Television Ric and Wendy Fetridge *Responsible for stage management, camera crew & long lens operation /annual event (1994-2010)
April 18th and 19th 2009 EWTN World Wide Broadcast of MERCY SUNDAY from Marion Fathers located in Stockbridge, Massachusetts. Berkshire Television Ric and Wendy Fetridge *Responsible for stage management, camera crew & long lens operation /annual event (1994-2009)
February 18th 2009 Geneva Cooperative On Line Cell Shop.. 473 Exchange Street Genvea,New York... WEB DESIGN AND HOSTING
February 12th 2009 Auburn Cooperative On Line Sell Shop...27 McMaster Street Auburn,New York.... WEB DESIGN AND HOSTING
April 7th,2008 AuburnTrading Post website design and hosting
March 30th and 31st 2008 EWTN World Wide Broadcast of MERCY SUNDAY from Marion Fathers located in Stockbridge, Massachusetts. Berkshire Television Ric and Wendy Fetridge *Responsible for stage management, camera crew & long lens operation /annual event (1994-2008)
March 15th 2008 Geneva Antique Cooperative, Geneva New York USA virtual tour of cases and booths.
January 15th 2008 Auburn cooperative virtual tour of cases and booths 27 McMaster Street Auburn, New York
November 23,2007 Auburn Cooperative website design and hosting
September 29th 2007 @1pm As part of the New York International Independent Film & Video Festival in LA.. King O' Cats will be shown at Laemmle Sunset 5 Theatre located at 8000 Sunset Blvd. in West Hollywood, CA. on Screen 4.
August 28th 2007 Four awards in the latest Film Accolade Competition ~ King O' Cats ~ Award of Excellence for Short Film (Independent) ~Award of Excellence for Creativity/Originality ~ Honorable Mention for Choreography ~ Honorable Mention for Original Score (Funeral Dance)
July 20th 2007- New York Film Festival - Village East Cinemas - Screen 7 3:40 pm The King O' Cats 18:15 min Director Leland Faulkner- Ric Fetridge director of Photography Wendy Fetridge costume design *starring Avner Eisenburg and Nancy Smithner- Genre Children/Fiction Winner - Selected Short/The Maine Short Film Competition Synopsis: The King O’ Cats is based on an old English folktale. It is the story of a gravedigger and his wife who own a most remarkable cat. With elements of magic and surrealism, it is a perfect Halloween tale.
April 14th & 15th, 2007 EWTN World Wide Broadcast of MERCY SUNDAY from Marion Fathers located in Stockbridge, Massachusetts. Berkshire Television Ric and Wendy Fetridge *Responsible for stage management, camera crew & long lens operation /annual event (1994-2008)
February 15th 2007 Geneva Antique Cooperative website, design and hosting
December 8th 2006 Seeds of Man Records update - New release "Time & Gravity" Rick Robbins 10 new orignal songs)~~~~web design
December 1st, 2006 Website design&hosting for Adirondack Electric Boat Seneca Falls, New York
August 15th 2006 New layout and web design for Tiohero Boat Tours, Ithaca, New York
August 12th and 13th 2006 Photo's by neil young~layout&design~Finger Lake Museum 9th Annual Boat Show featuring Morehouse Boats built in Seneca Falls, New York
April 22nd & 23rd, 2006 EWTN World Wide Broadcast of MERCY SUNDAY from Marion Fathers located in Stockbridge, Massachusetts. Responsible for stage management, camera crew & long lens operation /annual event (1994-2006)
February 2, 2006 Website design&setup for Galen Historical Society Clyde, New York
October 1, 2005-Sometime we just play..Erie Canal Trip Cayuga to Albany
September 24th, 2005 Political Brochure for Barbara McCall, Romulus, New York Town Council
August 8th 2005 Photo Layout,Web Page and Brochure <10,000 pcs.>For Lakeside Country Cupboard Ovid, New York
August 1st-5th 2005 13-part / half hour series for EWTN filmed on location from Marion Fathers, Stockbridge, Massachusetts. Responsible for stage management and camera operation.
July 1, 2005 new website design for Cutwater Graphics, Detroit, Michigan
April 1st 2nd & 3rd, 2005 EWTN World Wide Broadcast of MERCY SUNDAY from Marion Fathers located in Stockbridge, Massachusetts. Responsible for stage management, camera crew & long lens operation /annual event (1994-2005)
December 14, 2004 Digitized
Seneca County' Centennial
History dated 1786-1876,<New York>
170 pages/ 70 artist plates, 2 CD set. Produced in cooperation with W.E. Morrison & Company - Printers, - Ovid, N.Y.
July 1, 2004 Art Director Antique & Classic Boat Magazine Volume 4 Issue 2 Magazine & Web edition
June 15, 2004 Layout and design for Morehouse Boat Museum Magazine & Web edition
April 17&18, 2004 EWTN World Wide Broadcast of MERCY SUNDAY from Marion Fathers located in Stockbridge, Massachusetts. Responsible for camera crew & long lens operation /annual event (1994-2001)
March 15, 2004 Web design&hosting
CutwaterGraphics / Detroit, Michigan
Gallery Quality Antique & Classic Boat Prints As well as original fine art Photography
January 15, 2004 Art Director Antique & Classic Boat Magazine Volume 4 Issue 1 Magazine & Web edition
November 1,2003 Art Director Antique & Classic Boat Magazine Volume 3 Issue 6 Magazine & Web edition
September 1,2003 Art Director Antique & Classic Boat Magazine Volume 3 Issue 5 Magazine & Web edition
July 1,2003 Art Director Antique & Classic Boat Magazine Volume 3 Issue 4
May 1,2003 Art Director Antique & Classic Boat Magazine Volume 3 Issue 3
March 1,2003 Art Director Antique & Classic Boat Magazine Volume 3 Issue 2
March 1,2003 designed summer & fall posters for the Lake George Antique Boat Museum, Bolton Landing , New York
January 20,2003 Art Director Antique & Classic Boat Magazine Volume 3 Issue 1
January 15, 2003 Web Design http://www.tioherotours.com/
November 2002~Graphic Design & Layout ~ Antique&Classic Boat Magazine: ~ Magazine & Web edition
October 2002 Director of
30 minute Film produced and directed by Leland Falkner starring Avner Eisenberg < King 'O' Cats Behind The Scenes>
April 2,2002 Launched Berkshire Television's new Flash Bin on the Net ..special guests from the Berkshire Television's archives
March 7,2002 Designed new
website, logo and posters for the Lake George Antique Boat Museum,
Bolton Landing , New York
January 20,2002 "Hitching A Ride" interview by PBS of Rochester New York with our family about their antique runabouts .Filmed at The Antique Boat Museum, Clayton New York 9-4-01
January 10,2002- 7 minute Flash Presentation " What Is An Electronic Field Trip"
October 6, 2001 5 min promotional tape of the Albany Berkshire Ballet commissioned for New England Broadcast Stations ABC-NBC-CBS.
September 17,2001 Seeds of Man Records - New release "Don't Deny My Name" Rick Robbins with Rory Block ~Featuring the special talents of Garth Hudson ( The Band ) Larry Campbell ( now with Bob Dylan's Never Ending Tour Band ) John Sebastian ( The Lovin' Spoonful & J Band ) and Steve Ide ( Berkshires guitar legend )~~~~web design
June 15, 2001 Editor Publisher
Volume 11 Issue Number 2 of " BRIGHTWORK",
Newsletter of the Finger Lakes Chapter of the Antique And Classic Boat Society Inc.
March 7,2001 Editor &Publisher
Volume 11 Issue Number 1 of " BRIGHTWORK",
Newsletter of the Finger Lakes Chapter of the Antique And Classic Boat Society Inc.
March 5,2001 Girls Inc.
National Outstanding Program Award for the
It's Time video.
Narrated by Kate McGuire (Director) Berkshire Theatre Festival Stockbridge, Massachusetts
January 25,2001 Web cast/net
radio show" Dirty Water" with guest John
Sinclair..musician,poet and visionary.
Boston Rock & Roll Museum time capsule featuring interviews,live music and poetry by the founder of the White Panther Party,political prisoner and presently the New Orleans authority on the history of the Mississippi Delta Blues
January 19,2001 Recipient of the Antique &Classic Boat Society's President Cup Award for Newsletter and Web Page Design . The Finger Lakes Chapter President Roger Townsend presented the award during the annual dinner meeting at the Sherwood Inn located in Skaneateles New York
December 5,2000 Archival footage of the "Nutcracker" Albany Berkshire Ballet, Taped at Berkshire Community College Pittsfield Massachusetts
December 1,2000 Editor &Publisher
Volume 10 Issue Number 4 of "
Newsletter of the Finger Lakes Chapter of the Antique And Classic Boat Society Inc.
November 27,2000 Web site design Saratoga Automobile Museum, Saratoga New York
October 25,2000 Directed and Produced a 5 minute Capital Campaign Video for the Lake George Antique Boat and Auto Museum. Developed a data base for Electronic Field Trips which allows educational organizations and researchers to visit the museum through the internet.
September 15, 2000 Designed and Produced limited edition tee shirts for the October 7th Fall Symposium at the Sagamore Hotel, Bolton Landing, New York
September 1,2000 Editor &Publisher Volume 10 Issue Number 3 of " BRIGHTWORK", Newsletter of the Finger Lakes Chapter of the Antique And Classic Boat Society Inc.
July 27th "
A World of Wonder " 1 Hour Family Show produced for public television hosted
by Wendy Fetridge
featuring International artist/magician Leland Faulkner. Directed by Richard Fetridge
June 9,2000 Special appreciation award for media support from Berkshire County Arc
June 1,2000 Editor &Publisher Volume 10 Issue Number 2 of " BRIGHTWORK", Newsletter of the Finger Lakes Chapter of the Antique And Classic Boat Society Inc.
May 2000 Work in progress "Leland Faulkner performing artist/ Photography/Documentary/Interactive
April 8, 2000 RoadFaring / Media Resources "The Finger Lakes of Western New York" Provided footage of the Erie Canal for nationally syndicated Cable Show, Denver Colorado.
March 10,2000 Designed and published Web site for The Lake George Antique Boat & Auto Museum
March 1,2000 Editor &Publisher Volume 10 Issue Number 1 of " BRIGHTWORK", Newsletter of the Finger Lakes Chapter of the Antique And Classic Boat Society Inc.
February 22, 2000 The Grammy Foundation Honoring Leonard Bernstein and Midori ( footage)
January 15, 2000 Produced & Directed a 12 minute documentary for Girls Inc. narrated by Kate McGuire (Director) Berkshire Theatre Festival Stockbridge, Massachusetts "It is time."
December 7, 1999 /State House Boston MA. Berkshire Association For Retarded Citizens "Massachusetts Citzen of the Year Award." for writing, producing & Directing 5 -30 second Public Service Announcements for television broadcast, at this presentation we also recevied a special recognition award from & signed by the Massachusetts State House of Representative.
December 1,1999 Editor &Publisher Volume 9 Issue Number 4 of " BRIGHTWORK", Newsletter of the Finger Lakes Chapter of the Antique And Classic Boat Society Inc.
November 1999 Berkshire Association For Retarded Citizens- Directed and Filmed an 8 minute documentary (The First 40 years). Received the 1999 ARC Massachusetts Distinguished Citizen Award for the commitment to the dignity and welfare of individuals with disabilities.
October 15,1999 Mid Lakes Navigation Company- Filmed & Directed a 15 minute promotional and historical documentary on the Erie Canal. Skaneateles, New York <Shown at NYC Boat Show 2000.>
September 1999-30 second
Public Service Announcement for Shakespeare
in the Schools' Fall Festival with Shakespeare and Company of Lenox,
Massachusetts (additional Shakespeare & Company projects)
1989 Filmed and Directed Tina Packer's "Women in Shakespeare" 45 min documentary
1992 Filmed and Directed Kevin Coleman"Shakespeare in the Schools" 22min documentary
August 1999 James
Taylor at Tanglewood Lenox, Massachusetts with special guest Seiji Ozawa
(additional partial list Boston Symphony projects)
1995 GALA 3 BIRTHDAY CELEBRATION with Itzhak Perlman, Seiji Ozawa and Yo Yo Ma
1990 Documentary 50 Years Tanglewood Music Center Orchestra
1990 Leonard Bernstein last performance at Tanglewood Lenox, Massachusetts
1987 Arlo Guthrie & Pete Seeger at Tanglewood Lenox, Massachusetts
1987 Leonard Bernstein Birthday Gala at Tanglewood, Lenox, Massachusetts
1986 Leonard Bernstein and Midori at Tanglewood, Lenox, Massachusetts
1985 Tanglewood on Parade with John Williams at Tanglewood, Lenox, Massachusetts
( The above productions have received world wide coverage. /list on request )
August 1999 Albany
Berkshire Ballet "Caprice" "Autumn" "Petrouchka"
(additional partial list of productions. Company Videographer since 1985)
1997 A MIDSUMMERS NIGHT'S DREAM
1996 "Le Corsaire" "Mushrabiayyah" "Love Fools" Stilled Voices" "Rapture in White"
1995 "Temlpe Caves" "Rockwell Suite II" "Czardas"
1994 "Romeo & Juliet"
1994" Fantasy and Fables" "Rockwell Suite I"
1994 5 min. Documentary for NEA Grants
1993 "Our Town"
Dance Companies/Artist Demo & Archival tapes (partial list)
Albany Ballet, Albany, New York
1990 Leland Faulkner /Light Studio/ South Paris, Maine
1988 Jacobs Pillow Edited (Summer Season Dance Program For Archives) Becket, Massachusetts
1988 Danny Buraczeski Dance Company New York, New York
1987 Clive Thompson Dance Company Staten Island, New York
1988 Performing Arts Ensemble, Boston, Massachusetts
1987 Elizabeth Streb Ringside Inc. New York, New York
July 1999 Special Recognition
Award New England Cable Television
Presented by Bravo and the Independent Film Channel "The Quilt Project"
(additional NECTA awards)
1997 Special Recognition Award "Where Quality Counts" TimeWarner Cable" Image Spots"
1993 First Place Award "Mark's Story..Classroom in the home" Documentary
1991 First Place Award "Cable in the Classroom Inter-connect"" Documentary
June 1999 United Way Rainbow
Award for outstanding media support
(additional United Way Projects & Awards)
1998 "You never think it could happen to you" 10 min campaign video 2-30sec PSA,s
1993 "Makes Your Heart Feel Good" 10 min campaign video 3-30 second PSA's
1990 " Home Town Heroes" 15 min campaign video/United Way Award
1988 " Talking Heads"14 min campaign video/ United Way Award
1987 " While We're Here" 10 min campaign video/United Way Award
1986 "Make a Friend" 15 min campaign video/ Silver Mike Award/United Way Award
30 Second Commercials
Produced for Cable and Broadcast Television (partial list)
1989 10,000 Maniacs Wild Rose Productions
1993 Williamstown Theatre Festival/Peter Hunt, Artist Director/Williamtown, Massachusetts
5-30 second spots with Christopher Reeve "All roads lead to Williamstown"
1994 Happy Birthday Williamstown/ Williamstown Theatre Festival/Summer Season
2-30 Second spot with Ken Howard & Joan Van Ark" Happy Birthday Williamstown"
3-30 Second spot with James Whitmore " Happy Birthday Williamstown"
1995 Williamstown Theatre/Williamstown, Massachusetts
3-30 Second Spot with Linda Purl " Where Quality Entertainment Is A Daily Occurrence"
2-30 Second Spot with Christopher Walken " Where Quality Entertainment Is A Daily Occurrence""
* additional work /photography & press releases with Arthur Miller, Peter Hunt
May 1999 Wohrles Food Warehouse , Pittsfield, Massachusetts During the last 15 years, we have written, directed and produced over 25, 30 second television spots for their company. We have written and produced hundreds of 30 second spots for both not-for-profit and commercial organizations. Our client list includes: attorneys, banks,museums,state & city government, malls, concrete companies, broadcast television,radio station, restaurants, retail sales, service industries , physicians and hospitals. We have produced spots for TimeWarner Cable,Warner Communications, Cable One, Century Communications and Cable Time just to name a few.
August 1989 - February 2000 Leased Channel 22 on Timewarner Cable Pittsfield, MA. Responsible for all aspects of programing the channel and developing the Main Street concept. Main Street was the first digital advertising format in Berkshire County MA. Duties included ,art work,computer graphic's,photography ,layout,system maintenance and upgrades.
October 1993-April 1998 Leased Channel 17 on Century Communication Lee, Ma. Responsible for all aspects of programing the Main Street channel which included ,art work,computer graphic's,photography ,layout,system maintenance and upgrades.
April 1999 -Present : Work in progress "Colonial Theatre" Impact of the Arts on the Berkshires.
April 1999 EWTN World Wide Broadcast of MERCY SUNDAY from Marion Fathers located in Stockbridge, Massachusetts. Responsible for camera crew /annual event (1994-2001)
March 1999 Girls Inc Quilt
Project Documentary & PSA's./Girls Inc..Award.
(additional projects with Girls Inc.)
1999 30 second Girls Inc. Public Awareness Spot/Recognition Award
1997 The Berkshire Toy Lending Library/ 5-30 sec PSA's/Recognition Award
1997Girls Inc. Award for website design & support
30 Minute made for
television documentaries Directed and Produced (partial list)
1998 Finger Lakes Chapter of the Antique and Classic Boat Society
1998 Telecommunications Study/Berkshire Regional Planning Commission
1997 3 part series "Parenting through play" Berkshire Center for Families & Children
1997 America's Most Wanted (camera crew)
1996 Arlo Guthrie "Alice's Church" Housatonic, Massachusetts
1995 Teen Form "Youth Speak Out" series of 5
1995 Community Series with Senator Kennedy/series of 3
1994 Buckle-Up with Garfield and Governor Weld. State House, Boston, Massachusetts
1995 Community Services Gt.Barrington, Massachusetts/
1993-to-Present " Once Upon a Bedtime"/Little Brown & Company/Children reading program/
series of 11-30 minute shows (over 70 stories)
1991 Clayton Antique Boat Museum " How it all started" Documentary
1990 3 part series/English/Spanish and Haitian French "If you test positive for Tuberculosis"
1989-1995 Cable Ties " Your Cable Company and You" series of 60, 30- minute programs
1 Hour made for television
documentaries Directed and Produced (partial list)
1994 Boar's Head St.Stephen's Church Pittsfield Massachusetts
1993 Boar's Head St.Stephen's Church Pittsfield Massachusetts
1992 Youth L'Orchestra at Tanglewood with David Barg Conducting,Lenox, Massachusetts
1991 Massachusetts State Board of Education Interconnect, Dalton, Massachusetts
1991 Hugh Downs and L'Orchestra at the Mahaiwe Theatre, Gt.Barrington, Massachusetts
1990 David Grover and L'Orchestra at Cranwell, Lenox, Massachusetts
1990 Hugh Downs and L'Orchestra at Cranwell, Lenox, Massachusetts
1989 L'Orchestra in the Schools, Taconic High School, Pittsfield, Massachusetts
1989 Town Meeting with Governor Dukakis Pittsfield, Massachusetts
1989 United Cerebral Palsy Telethon, Pittsfield, Massachusetts (8 hours)
1988 Franco Spoto at Cranwell, Lenox, Massachusetts
1988 I MAY, I MIGHT, I MUST Centennial Celebration In Remembrance of Marianne Moore
With George Plimpton for Bryn Mawr College/recorded NYC
1988 Mr.Burton Lane Tribute with Maureen Stapleton, Lenox, Massachusetts
( I have produced a number of voice overs with Ms.Stapleton.)
1987 Pittsfield, Massachusetts 4th of July Parade (4 hours) Pittsfield, Massachusetts
Partial list of Rock and Folk Musician's -Video Production/Photography
1984 David Carron Rock Video "Morning Light" Showcased on Night Flight, Boston Ma.
1986 Arlo Guthiie and Pete Seeger at Tanglewood, Lenox Ma <video production>
1987 Spiro Gyro, Lenox Performing Art Center, Lenox Ma <video production>
1987 Michael Hedges, Lenox Performing Art Center <video production>
1988 Rock Video for Xavier-Abe Guthrie's Band<Arlo Guthrie's Son>
1989 David Grover, Video pilot for PBS, Grover's Gang Television Show/ Photography for Album Cover.
1992 & 1998 James Taylor, Tanglewood. Lenox, Ma
1993 The Outlaws, Jay's Roadside. Pittsfield, Ma
Education Video Productions
1981- 1984 Avalon School System, Lenox, MA. / Client' s Video tapes for treament plans and staff training.
1987 United Way of the Berkshires Venture Grant / Teen Suicide
1987 Desisto School, Stockbridge, MA / Theatrical Production project for trip to China
1987 Department of Mental Health , Pittsfield, MA / 4 min public service video on group homes
1987 Berkshire County Association For Retarded Citizens Inc. / 3min public service video on programs
1987 AHEC , Pittsfield, MA. Conference on Child Abuse
1987 Pittsfield School System , Pittsfield, Ma. / 12 min video on affordable housing, The Bradford Street Project
1987 Bard College Annandale New York Video Director in residence <2 weeks>-4 camera production-students project- Purgatory
1988 Lee High School, Lee, MA. / 6 min video on the carpentry program
1988 Director of Berkshire Public Theater Summer Youth Camp/Produced 3 camera video production "One Night"
written by students<1985-1989 Berkshire Public Theater resident photographer
1988 Monument High School, Gt. Barrington MA. / 5 min video on the electronics program
1988 Futures Program, Berkshire County MA. / 7 min video on program
1988 Berkshire County Artist Grant / Berkshire Public Theatre
1989 - 2000 Contractor for Timewarner Cable to produce and promote awareness documentaries and commercials for Cable in the Classroom
1990 Massachusetts T.B. Society / If you test positive for TB, 15 Min video produced in 3 language <English,French, Spanish>
Recognition award ~ Pittsfield Exchange Club PSA'S on Child Abuse1994
Recognition Award ~ Berkshire Humane Society On Behalf Of Homeless Animals 1993-1994
Recognition Awards ~ Massachusetts Jimmy Fund for PSA'S on Childhood Cancer 1995
Recognition Awards ~ Massachusetts Jimmy Fund for PSA'S on Childhood Cancer 1996
Recognition Awards ~ Massachusetts Jimmy Fund for PSA'S on Childhood Cancer 1997
Recognition Awards ~Berkshire Family Toy Library-Media Support
Recognition Awards ~ Hilcrest Car Show PSA in support of Cancer Research/Dare Programs
and the Boy's And Girls Club 1985-2000
Finger Lakes Chapter ACBS President's Cup Award 2000
Golden Web Award~ Web Administrator
Berkshire Television Web sites
Finger Lakes Chapter of the ACBS Web sites
George Auto & Boat Museum
|Work in progress
The Clayton Museum Project
Albany Berkshire Ballet
What is TBI - a Documentary on Traumatic Brain Injury
Shakespeare in the School Project with Kevin Coleman
The Colonial Theatre Project
Once Upon A Bedtime Program with Little Brown & Company <on going>
Lakes Chapter of the Antique and Classic Boat Society
The Lake George Antique Boat & Auto Museum
Seeds of Man Records
Perfectly Pretty Comfy Clothing Company
Colonial Theatre <work in progress>
Member of the HTML Writers Guild
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