REVIEW: “True West” at the Ghent Playhouse

by Macey Levin Sam Shepard is one of the country’s major playwrights having received nearly every award the American theatre and film industry has to offer.  His major works include True West, The Tooth of Crime , Curse of the Starving Class , Buried Child (1979 Pulitzer Prize), Fool for Love , and A Lie of the Mind.   True West, first performed in…

Barrington Stage Presents Jeff McCarthy in “Kunstler”

(Pittsfield, MA) Barrington Stage Company (BSC), the award-winning theatre in Downtown Pittsfield, MA under the leadership of Artistic Director Julianne Boyd and Managing Director Michele Weathers, presents The Creative Place International/And Theatre Company production of Kunstler by Jeffrey Sweet, from May 18 through June 10 at the St. Germain Stage at the Sydelle and Lee…

Barrington Stage Announces Initial Casting for 2017 Season

COMPANY STARRING AARON TVEIT AS “BOBBY”   RAGTIME STARRING: ELIZABETH STANLEY AS “MOTHER” DARNELL ABRAHAM AS “COALHOUSE” ZURIN VILLANUEVA AS “SARAH”   KUNSTLER STARRING: JEFF McCARTHY AS “KUNSTLER”   THE BIRDS STARRING: KATHLEEN McNENNY AS “DIANE” SASHA DIAMOND AS “JULIA” CHRISTOPHER INNVAR AS “NAT” OBIE AWARD WINNER ROCCO SISTO AS “TIERNEY”   TAKING STEPS STARRING:…

Shakespeare & Company Presents “4,000 Miles” by Amy Herzog

“A funny, moving, altogether wonderful drama. . . A heartening reminder that a keen focus on life’s small moments can pay off in a big way onstage.” – The New York Times (Click HERE to read an interview with playwright Amy Herzog.) (Lenox, MA) – Shakespeare & Company opens their 40th Anniversary Season with 4,000 Miles written by…