Following $1.1 Million Restoration Berkshire Theatre Group Announces The Thaddeus Clapp House Opening Ceremony

Pittsfield, MA– Following a $1.1 million restoration, Berkshire Theatre Group (BTG) is thrilled to celebrate the opening of The Thaddeus Clapp House (74 Wendell Ave, Pittsfield) on October 17th from 5pm–7pm. This celebration follows a record-breaking summer theatre season, with ticket sales up 25 percent and an additional 5,000 patrons recorded, over a very successful…

Donors, Banks, USDA keep Shakespeare & Company alive

Shakespeare & Company announced that it has set a course to sail out of its financial problems. “This is what we’ve been waiting for,” said Artistic Director Tony Simotes. The venerable company has found some 900 new contributors, painfully pared operating expenses and negotiated massive restructuring of its debt.