The first ever Chatham Dance Festival is underway and lasts all month long.
Great performances come in all sizes, from cabaret sized shows to fully staged spectacles on big stages. We pick some of the best, and most unusual, of the lot.
Closing out the Williamstown 2014 season from August 6-17 is this incredibly imaginative theatre company who elevates traditional storytelling to high art.
Epstein sets Shakespeare’s history tale between a bustling 15th century Eastcheap and a more contemporary London with some of the wildest characters ever to take the stage.
Sardonic and morally complex, The Visit is not like most musicals, it is dark, full of human complexity and unforgettable characters, running from July 31 to August 17.
Nina Arianda and Sam Rockwell are the catalysts for this exciting evening of theatre, one our critics found spellbinding.
Circa is at Jacob’s Pillow July 30-Aug. 3 performing acrobatic dance of the most intense kind.
At the Doris Duke Theatre from July 30-Aug. 3, John Heginbotham’s work is a mixture of casualness and discipline, lunacy and sincerity.
Simple and snappy, a pair of Broadway wannabes sing and dance their way through 15 songs and a zillion gags in New Lebanon, NY. Through August 3.
A potent musical fable about Cuba under Batista blends a Jewish family’s loyalties with political realities and introduces a mythical Golem into the mix.
The glorious love affair of the world’s most famous lovers is set amongst fast-paced and terrifyingly realistic fight scenes and the natural beauty of the Berkshires., A rare treat to be found only in the Berkshires.
The Barrington Stage Youth Theatre opens this popular musical at the Berkshire Museum and runs to August 10, 2014.