With an expanded string section this year, the Berkshire Bach Ensemble under Kenneth Cooper performs a robust and stimulating program of well-known Baroque and Classical favorites at three marvelous New England venues.
On stage and off, the stars come out for the Williamstown Theatre Festival Gala in New York, taking place Feb. 9, 2015 with Martin Short, Katie Finneran and Rebecca Naomi Jones among others.
This Annie is quite unlike the original 1977 musical, or the 1982 movie adaptation. Instead it has undergone a hip-hop reimagining, Cameron DIaz can’t sing but surely chews the scenery.
Jennifer Kent’s “The Babadook” is a sensitive, yet terrifying film with the ring of truth about it.
Reprised for December 5–December 28, 2014, here’s the Burns and Murray review of the same production in 2013.
24 performing arts events will brighten Winter and early Spring at Mass MoCA, with both old favorites returning, and new ground being broken by fresh musicians, dancers and other artists. Films and family friendly stuff, too.
Jeremy Jordan plays one of three magicians in Presto-Change-O which will get a staged reading in Manhattan.