Drawing it’s name from the 16th C. French pique-nique which means “to pack a trifle” picnics began as a kind of pot luck dinner where everyone brought a dish to be shared. The word did not appear in print in English until the early 1800’s.
With previews starting August 6 and an official opening August 14 Red Velvet is one of the most anticipated plays of the Summer playing to September13 at the Tina Packer Playhouse in Lenox.
When Randy Harrison and several Williamstown regulars stride on stage with the musical duo The Skivvies, it will be a memorable evening that promises to get down to the basics.
A famous author and one of his fans end up sitting across from each other in a train compartment on a journey from Paris to Frankfurt.
Called Broadway’s Golden Couple, Marin Mazzie and Jason Danieley travel to Barrington Stage on July 27 at 8pm for a one night only appearance on the Boyd-Quinson Mainstage.
Here’s a Neil Simon play that searches for answers and truth in a family with a cruel matriarch. There are plenty of great laughs, too, but the touching story is the real reason to cherish Lost in Yonkers.
Not to be missed, Eric Gauthier’s humorously instructive Ballet 101 which leads a solo dancer through 100 movements, beginning with the five basic positions. This fun work highlights Gauthier’s “goal to win a young audience for modern dance”.