This is theatre to sink your teeth into. It shows how domestic abuse in a patriarchal family is a metaphor for suppression and domination by a patriarchal government. The two daughters are played by men. Plays April 16-26.
James Lecesne brought “The Absolute Brightness of Leonard Pelkey” to Helsinki Hudson. The hit OOB show had a great run at Dixon’s Place and will open Off Broadway next .
Among those returning in 2015 are Ed Dixon, Mark H. Dold, director Christopher Innvar, and Jeff McCarthy.
Sharon Playhouse is another top notch company located at the foot of the Berkshires in idyllic Sharon, Connecticut, and within easy reach for Berkshire visitors and residents alike.
Kickwheel Ensemble Theater (the company’s creative arm) will break ground this summer on their newest original theater piece, Passage. This new work will explore the history, politics, and recent thawing of the once impenetrable Northwest Passage.
One mile north of the Village of Chatham, PS21 is the area’s powerhouse of summer performances for the whole family.
Not only big names on stage, but events from in and around the Berkshires – Aston Magna Music Festival, Berkshire Bach Society, Berkshire Playwrights Lab, Boston Early Music Festival, Clark Art Institute, Close Encounters with Music, Fairview Hospital, Heather Fisch of Opera Nouveau, Tom Gold Dance, Shakespeare & Company, and Noche Flamenca.