Shakespeare & Company Announces 2018 Shakespeare Plays

  (Lenox, MA) – Shakespeare & Company is very pleased to announce its Shakespeare lineup for the 2018 summer season. Under the direction of Artistic Director Allyn Burrows and Managing Director Adam Davis, the season will include three Shakespeare plays:Macbeth directed by Melia Bensussen, As You Like It directed by Allyn Burrows, and Love’s Labor’s Lost directed by Kelly Galvin. Season FLEXPasses go on sale this afternoon. “I…

Shakespeare & Company Announces Successful 40th Anniversary Season

(Lenox, MA) — Shakespeare & Company is excited to announce a very successful 40th Anniversary Season. Between May and October 2017, the Company sold more tickets per performance than during any other period of its 40-year history. The full run of The Tempest, which inaugurated the newly constructed outdoor Roman Garden Theatre, was at capacity. To meet popular demand, the Company added…

Fall Festival Of Shakespeare Final Performances Begin November 16th

(Lenox, MA) — Hundreds of teenagers from ten different high schools will take to the stage at Shakespeare & Company, beginning November 16th, for the 29th Fall Festival of Shakespeare.  An annual tradition, the Fall Festival is the culmination of the nationally recognized program that places Shakespeare & Company Education Artists in ten local and regional schools, where…

REVIEW: “The Last Wife” at WAM Theatre

by Macey Levin Katherine Parr was Henry VIII’s sixth and last wife.  She was a woman before her time –  viewed as an intellectual, having served as regent to Henry’s son the future King Edward VI, and the first woman in England to have books published under name.  Her four-year marriage to Henry is the…