REVIEW: “America 2.1:  The Sad Demise & Eventual Extinction of the American Negro” at Barrington Stage

by Barbara Waldinger The Berkshires as a summer destination attracts visitors who want to escape the heat, seek cultural enrichment, and bask in outdoor activities in beautiful surroundings.  One might assume that theatrical offerings would cater to the wishes and expectations of this part-time audience.  But Artistic Director Julianne Boyd, in her 25th year as…

Barrington Stage Company Announces Stacey Rose as the Inaugural Winner of The Bonnie and Terry Burman New Play Award

ROSE TO RECEIVE $25,000 PRIZE AND WORLD PREMIERE PRODUCTION SECOND PLACE WINNERS BRENT ASKARI & CHRISTINA QUINTANA TO RECEIVE $5,000 EACH (Pittsfield, MA– January 29, 2019) Barrington Stage Company (BSC), the award-winning theatre in Downtown Pittsfield, MA under the leadership of Artistic Director Julianne Boyd, announced today that Stacey Rose is the inaugural winner of…