Pittsfield, MA– Berkshire Theatre Group (BTG) and Kate Maguire (Artistic Director, CEO) are proud to announce the world premiere, free reading of B.R.O.K.E.N code bird S.W.I.T.C.H.I.N.G by Tara L. Wilson Noth on August 23 at 2pm at The Unicorn Theatre (6 East Street, Stockbridge, MA). It is strongly recommended to reserve your ticket in advance, due to limited seating, by calling the BTG box office at 413-997-4444 or visiting BerkshireTheatreGroup.org.
Before the reading, enjoy a lunch at Jane’s Café on The Unicorn Theatre patio, by selecting from salad and sandwiches provided by On A Roll Café.
This event is part of BTG’s ongoing series, No Boundaries in Art. Originally a web series featuring artists expressing various points of view and social commentary, the No Boundaries in Art series continues on and off the stage.
B.R.O.K.E.N code bird S.W.I.T.C.H.I.N.G
by Tara L. Wilson Noth
directed by Rayna Campbell
Friday, August 23 at 2pm
at The Unicorn Theatre
The Larry Vaber Stage
BTG’S Stockbridge Campus, 6 East St.
Rayna Campbell, Olivia Bennett
Chris Vecchia, Mark Bennett
Dereck Carter, Deshawn Payne
Quiana L. Thomas, Evelyn Payne
Tickets: $10 suggested donation
A woman is tasked with representing a black teenager accused of murder. In her search for the truth, she is forced to face her own devastating truths about marriage, race and the woman she has chosen to be.
There will be a talkback with playwright, Tara L. Wilson Noth, and director Rayna Campbell, immediately following the reading.
ABOUT THE PLAYWRIGHT:
Tara L. Wilson Noth is a graduate of the American Academy of Dramatic Arts, an actress and a Berkshire resident. B.R.O.K.E.N code bird S.W.I.T.C.H.I.N.G is her first play.
About Berkshire Theatre Group
The Colonial Theatre, founded in 1903, and Berkshire Theatre Festival, founded in 1928, are two of the oldest cultural organizations in the Berkshires. In 2010, under the leadership of Artistic Director and CEO Kate Maguire, the two organizations merged to form Berkshire Theatre Group (BTG). Berkshire Theatre Group’s mission is to support wide ranging artistic exploration and acclaimed performances in theatre, dance, music and entertainment. Every year, BTG produces and presents performances to over 68,000 attendees and, through our Educational Program, serves over 13,000 Berkshire County school children annually.