REVIEW: “Ragtime” at Barrington Stage

Review by Gail M. Burns “You just sit there going, ‘This is our country as we know it.’ Black people are crying out that their lives matter. Women are saying, ‘I can never go back to before.’ Immigrants are saying, ‘What is wrong with this country?’ These are all lyrics from the show, and they’re…

2017 Berkshire ½ TIX Program

The Popular Berkshire ½ TIX Program Now Back Through September 3! (Pittsfield, MA – June, 2017) – Barrington Stage Company and 1Berkshire in partnership kicked off  this year’s ½ TIX Program on June 24, 2017. This program, in its 16th year, offers half-price tickets to residents and visitors throughout the Berkshires. Tuesday through Sunday from noon-4:30 pm…

REVIEW: “Million Dollar Quartet”

by Macey Levin On December 4, 1956, in the seedy recording studio of Sun Records in Nashville, Tennessee, four iconic rock and roll musicians met in an improvised jam session. Immortalized by a photograph of Elvis Presley at the piano staring up at Jerry Lee Lewis, Carl Perkins and Johnny Cash, this major moment in…