Williamstown Opens New Musical “A Legendary Romance”

Williamstown, MA (August 3, 2017) – Williamstown Theatre Festival (Mandy Greenfield, Artistic Director) announces the first performance of their third Main Stage production of the 2017 season Thursday, August 3 at 7:30 pm with the new musical A Legendary Romance (August 3—August 20). Emmy Award winner and Tony Award nominee Lonny Price directs an intimate new musical by composer/lyricist Geoff Morrow and book writer Timothy Prager that delivers us to…

REVIEW: Capitol Steps “Orange is the New Barack”

Stapitol Ceps by Barbara Waldinger What would summer in the Berkshires be like without a new edition of Capitol Steps, currently in residence at Cranwell’s Harvest Barn, their tenth year in Lenox?  This company of singing parodists, whose motto is:  “We put the ‘Mock’ in Democracy,” have been performing throughout the country live, on radio,…

84 Productions Plans Murray Schisgal Festival in Sheffield

This September, 84 Productions is happy to present a Murray Schisgal festival in Sheffield, MA! We will be performing The Typists and The Tiger in repertory. The ensemble will be rehearsing throughout the glorious Berkshire summer and performing Labor Day Weekend in Dewey Hall, 91 Main Street, in downtown Sheffield. Murray Schisgal is an American…

“Lincoln Speaks” Program Returns to Chesterwood on Aug. 9

Dramatic readings featuring Abraham Lincoln’s little-known private thoughts to be performed along with 16th President’s greatest words STOCKBRIDGE, Mass. (Aug. 1, 2017) – Art and history, as vividly recalled in both the public oratory and private thoughts of Abraham Lincoln, will come alive at Chesterwood on Wednesday, Aug. 9 at 5 p.m., with the return of…

Hubbard Hall Presents Donizetti’s Opera “L’elisir d’amore”

(Cambridge, NY July 31, 2017) Hubbard Hall is pleased to once again bring opera to Washington County! L’elisir d’amore (The elixir of love) is the twelfth orchestra production to grace the Hubbard Hall stage since 2008. Bringing back the dream team that brought you 2013’s The Barber of Seville, conductor Maria Sensi Sellner and director Andrew Nienaber have joined…