Shakespeare & Company Adds October 5 “God of Carnage” Performance to Aid Hurricane Relief

Proceeds will be donated to the One America Appeal (Lenox, MA) – Shakespeare & Company adds a special benefit performance to its God of Carnage run to give back to those impacted by the recent hurricanes. The proceeds from the added performance will be donated to the One America Appeal to support those effected by the terrible devastation of Hurricanes Harvey, Irma and Maria. Shakespeare…

Shakespeare & Company Presents God of Carnage

“Never underestimate the pleasure of watching really good actors behaving terribly…” —The New York Times (Lenox, MA) – Shakespeare & Company presents God of Carnage written by Yasmina Reza and translated by Christopher Hampton, directed by Regge Life. The play won a Tony Award for Best Play and an Olivier Award for Best Comedy, now this award-winning New York hit comes to…

Shakespeare & Company Presents Storytellers & Songwriters

(Lenox, MA) – In celebration of the Company’s 40th Season, Shakespeare & Company presents a special August event series, Storytellers and Songwriters. Each event will explore various characters through solo performances by veteran Company artists, many including live music and original compositions from acclaimed musicians and songwriters, including Michi Wiancko, Kris Delmhorst, and the BSO Tanglewood Music Composer…

Shakespeare & Company Announces Casting for 40th Summer Performance Season

(Lenox, MA) – Shakespeare & Company is pleased to announce casting for its upcoming summer performance season, under the direction of Artistic Director Allyn Burrows and Managing Director Adam Davis. The Company’s 40th Anniversary Season includes a roster of audience favorite artists, critics’ top pick actors and a multitude of newcomers joining the Company. The season opens Memorial Day Weekend…

Joan Ackermann: One playwright, One Weekend

(Lenox, MA) –  Shakespeare & Company is pleased to announce Joan Ackermann: One Playwright, One Weekend with staged play readings Friday, March 17 through Sunday, March 19. Company actors and guest performers will explore the most beloved scripts of prolific playwright, journalist and screenwriter, Joan Ackermann. Ackermann’s plays have been reviewed as very funny from The Wall Street Journal and joyously entertaining by the Louisville Courier Journal. The…

Shakespeare & Company Announces a 40th Anniversary Season of New Surprises and Old Favorites

(Lenox, MA) –  Shakespeare & Company announces its lineup for the 2017 summer season, which includes three Shakespeare plays: Cymbeline, The Tempest, and A Midsummer Night’s Dream; plus two Edith Wharton comedies, Roman Fever and the newly adapted The Fullness of Life. Additional titles include the Obie Award winning 4,000 Miles by Amy Herzog; New York Drama Critics Circle and the Outer Critics Circle Recipient, Intimate Apparel by…